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Old 09-23-2007, 08:50 PM
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Icon5 Front Lip Height?

If you have a WW, OEM, or Type S front lip, could you measure how tall each one is from top to bottom?
Trying to decide which lip I might want, but I'm dropping the car another half inch so ther won't be much road clearance so I wanna know the height of each one beforeI buy one. I know Type S is the shortest but I'm not sure about the others, I want exact measurements. Rep for anyone who helps me out.
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I've got the OEM lip, and let me assure you, it doesn't actually hang any lower than the front bumper without it. Maybe a couple of mm for the plastic thickness.

However it sits about 55-60mm further out, and that's what causes all the scrapage on driveways and the like. I'll give you an exact measurement when I get home tonight mate.
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we don't use the metric system brash! you have to remember that us americans are goofy.
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I can convert standard and metric system Ogs.
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Hey E, I just went out and measured it for you mate.

At stock ride height:

The bumper sits 215mm off the driveway, and the lip sits 185mm off the driveway. So you will lose just under an inch.

And it doesn't stick out 55-60mm; more like 35-40mm, so about two inches.
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Thanks Colin!

Oh and Daryl, even Nick can convert, durh.
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I think Imma go with the Type S lip since nobody seems to have it, plus it's the smallest. Gotta start saving. I hope I get this job I applied for. :/
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Type S is nice and subtle. Good choice. Start saving.
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I can get one for a little over $300, plus shipping, brand new.
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