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      01-14-2013, 10:42 AM   #18
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Originally Posted by ACEE View Post
fk bumpstops are made to help with bottoming out, but it also raises the car a SMALL bit. Enough to stop rubbing. I know I've done that too. You add these to your rear struts, it takes about 15 mins or so to do...
I asked VMR the same question,,, Why would instlling these bump stops "raise" the car unless the car was sitting on the bumpstop, which would not be a good thing?

It is my understanding they essentially just increase the size of the bump stop area to keep the suspension from compressing as far.