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    Will bushings give me less lean?

    I did some searching around and didn't have any luck. I want to reduce lean in my car but do not want to lower it. Will polyuerothane (sp?) bushings help? If not where should I start? I don't want to do anything major just make the car a little tighter more buckled down around turns. As far as handling goes the only mod I have done is replace the stock POS's with Michelin Pilot Sport's 225/50 16's.
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    Oh that's easy - STi takeoffs. They'll only lower the car 1/4" or so (not really even noticeable). You could also do v.7 STi RA springs over your stock struts. Or the same over Konis (that's my setup) or KYBs. Or a whole STi RA/SPT setup. There are a load of STi options. Any one of which might be right for what you're looking for.

    Check out this thread:

    WRX suspension trivia

    and this:

    Performance suspension kit at subaru help

    Bushings will sharpen things up subtly but probably not like you want.

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    Last edited by GV27; 04-07-2004 at 05:41 PM.
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