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Old 08-26-2007, 03:54 PM   #1
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lowering springs

hey i have a 98 on 18's an want to lower it. how many inches gives a clean look? an dose any one recomend a brand of springs?
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Old 08-26-2007, 05:56 PM   #2
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I have H&R springs on my 2001. I believe their website states that it lowers it 1 inch both front and rears. They are not adjustable. Here's a pic of mine.

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Here's what the stance looks like with the RoW M030. It's supposed to be about an inch lower in front and 1/2 inch in the rear compared to the US cars.



thenavarro, it looks like your's is down more than 1 inch.
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I have H&R springs on my 2001. I believe their website states that it lowers it 1 inch both front and rears. They are not adjustable. Here's a pic of mine.


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@ JAAY,

What side skirts are those?
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Mine is lowered with Elibachs, I think I got a 2 inch drop.
My 99 is on 19 inch rims.

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i love the look of a lowered car but i've often wondered the q ... 'what/how am i defeating my car's ability to handle a dip, speed bump, pot hole ...etc.'

after you guys got bak from the drop shop, did you pull into your driveway different? i would imagine that your acceleration or some sort of speed variable would improve as the air turbulence/resistance would be reduced going under the car.

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Old 08-27-2007, 04:00 AM   #9
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I would go with H&R springs (roughly 2.5" drop) and Bilstien HD struts. Thats what I have.

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