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> My Hyundai "Electra", Ultimate mod: turn a 2002 Elantra GT into an electric vehicle
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post Aug 3 2010, 10:06 PM
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Great project ; very impressive.

You are obviously have quite a bit of electrical experience.

I would remove one of the rear struts and visit a spring shop.
They might have to fabricate something custom to handle that much weight properly.

The hatch model is heavier in the back end that the sedan ; even before the batteries.
Upper strut braces to reduce body flex might be a necesity as well.


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