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Suspension Opinions.

Discussion in 'Lifted & Offroad Suspension' started by Camaro69car, Oct 22, 2013.

  1. Camaro69car

    Camaro69car Member 1 Year 100 Posts

    I drive a 2012 Chevy Captiva V6 FWD (wish it was AWD) and I'm considering modifying the suspension to it. I think it would look good both lifted on 35's, (but in a FWD SUV? that might be strange to see) or about 2-3 inches lower (kinda gives it that station wagon look). What would y'all do.

    P.S. I already have the CB antenna on it, and that's staying.
  2. poncho62

    poncho62 Member 1 Year 100 Posts

    None of the above....If you want a real truck, trade it in on one.......
  3. Camaro69car

    Camaro69car Member 1 Year 100 Posts

    Any REAL opinions on this? I bought an SUV for a reason... to be different.
  4. dsfloyd

    dsfloyd Epic Member 5+ Years ROTM Winner Gold Member 1000 Posts

    well I did a quick search and didnt see any lifts for the captiva (doesnt mean it cant be done). My guess is it would be custom, with other than factory suspension. Hell I would get a kick out of seeing one lifted, but I am biased.
  5. Camaro69car

    Camaro69car Member 1 Year 100 Posts

    indeed you are. I think it would look sleek yet rugged with a lift, It would be a simple lift though, but custom. Yet I'm thinking lowered would do it some good in the MPG department.
  6. tbplus10

    tbplus10 Epic Member Staff Member 5+ Years 5000 Posts Platinum Contributor

    Yep I couldnt find any lifts either.
    Where theres a will theres a way though.
    Get that SUV on a lift and start looking at the suspension.
  7. Camaro69car

    Camaro69car Member 1 Year 100 Posts

    jackstands are working fine.

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