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Default Are you interested in a beefier rear Anit-Roll Bar?

Well as the post says, are you interested in a stiffer rear bar. Me no likey understeer. I want to send an email to Nick at genuine saab about making one for us, but I'm curious how many other people actually want such a thing. Well, post if you want one.
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Raven what shocks and springs are you using?
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Can I be totally dense and ask you to explain what anti roll bars do please? I am particulatly interested on the connection with oversteer / understeer
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Chris, try this link...

http://auto.howstuffworks.com/question432.htm

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I would be interested if the price was right...the rear is a DIY too right? In that case I am for it...

What about the front?
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Cool link, thanks

So our front wheel drive heavy weights are naturally giving understeer .....yes
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So our front wheel drive heavy weights are naturally giving understeer .....yes
Yes and a Front engine, rear drive car is more naturally neutral and a rear engined porsche is naturally oversteery.
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Ok I am getting this now, and understeer is where the car goes round corners far less tha you wanted it too
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Ok I am getting this now, and understeer is where the car goes round corners far less tha you wanted it too
Understeer (AKA tight or pushing) is when you try to turn, but the car wants to go straight on.

Oversteer (aka loose) is opposite, rather the rear of the car tries to go straight and swings out of line.

You can tweak these characteristics with how you setup the suspension.

http://www.wtrscca.org/tech.htm

But the car will almost always show it's natural dedencies in a tight, low speed corner like a hairpin.
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Ok so back to the original question:

Yep I'm in
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Well as the post says, are you interested in a stiffer rear bar. Me no likey understeer. I want to send an email to Nick at genuine saab about making one for us, but I'm curious how many other people actually want such a thing. Well, post if you want one.
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Don't get too excited, they don't exist yet. But I figure we can make a strong case if there's a dozen of us or so.
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maybe i should read all the post's . if the price is right, i'll and it will make a differance. yes
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What about the front?
I think the 21mm aero piece is sufficient

Ok, so we're 4 strong, it's a start.
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