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Old 06-03-2007, 07:26 PM   #1
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Third Gen Mini Tub Kit

Any1 out there minitubing a 3rd gen camaro, firebird well yea u kno, but im not wanting a drag set up, im thinkin more of a p315/30 or 40r19's, and tuck em real nice, i saw they have a kit for a 2 gen and a 4th gen, but y not us???
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Old 06-03-2007, 08:28 PM   #2
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Re: Third Gen Mini Tub Kit

Typically a mini tub moves the inner fender to the frame rails. A third gen already has the inner part of the wheel tub at the "frame rails". Well they're not really frame rails. They're multiple layers of sheet metal. The best you can do is to modify the bump stop and reshape the front and rear of the inner fenders to allow a bigger tire.

Do a search on the topic. It's been discussed many times. You can also look at my thread in the Fabrication section on doing a complete back half.
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Old 06-03-2007, 09:40 PM   #3
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Re: Third Gen Mini Tub Kit

well, ive been looking around and ive actually seen were people, I THINK, r cutting into the "framerails" and moving the spring in were the shock is like at this site on a 4th gen, http://www.wolferacecraft.com/instal...odminitub.aspx

now thats on a 4th gen but that is exactly wat i would like to do to my 87 Iroc, and ive looked at yur car and i really do not want to chop into mine as much as u do i just want a big tire and wheel to fit under it and tuck nicely
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