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Old 01-19-2010, 09:43 PM   #43
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So you are going to install coilovers? Was the spring replacement just a temp solution to coilovers? I'm shopping for coilovers right now as I want to run 19x10.5's up front. It seems that everyone is going with springs instead of coilovers...
I thought springs with only a one inch drop would work for me. Pedders doesn't recommend cutting the bump stops ( I asked ). I didn't realize how easy they would bottom. Going to coil overs you can lower and still retain the stock travel, so it shouldn't bottom out.....
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Old 01-20-2010, 07:43 AM   #44
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Exactly why I got the coilovers. I don't like harsh ride quality from lack of travel and I don't like the idea of cutting the bumpstops. I still have yet to install mine.
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Old 01-20-2010, 07:53 AM   #45
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The same on the BC Racing for adjusting hardness and softness.
But if you want to adjust the height you have to take the wheel off.

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You are correct sir, I did not see the adjusting the "ride height" part of the question.
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Old 01-21-2010, 03:01 PM   #46
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You are correct sir, I did not see the adjusting the "ride height" part of the question.
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Old 01-21-2010, 06:10 PM   #47
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I have the Eibach 1" springs and am running CCW 20x10's up front w/275/40/20's and 20x11.5's in the rear w/305/35/20's and have not cut the bumpstops.I have not yet experienced any bottoming out issues althouigh it does ride a little stiffer.I have the money on hand to install coilovers but do not see the need.....think i will spend this money on LT's,Hi-Flo cats and full exhaust. Just my .02
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