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Old 10-06-2013, 07:23 PM   #18
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Old 10-07-2013, 09:19 AM   #19
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lowered 1.25" on Pfadt springs.

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Old 10-07-2013, 10:20 AM   #20
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Eibach pro kit - 1-1.3" drop on factory 21" rims
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Old 10-07-2013, 02:59 PM   #21
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Whats probably the best kit for the money at a 1.5" lowering
IMHO, I wouldn't suggest going any lower than 1.25 on stock struts. (1" is optimal) That being said, I recommend the Hotchkis springs. They offer a 1" drop and a progressive rate, so they ride smooth when you are cruising and get stiffer when you put them to work.

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If you want to go a little lower than that, I'd suggest the Pfadt 1.25" springs. They offer a nice drop and good ride quality.

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Old 10-07-2013, 04:10 PM   #22
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I've got the Pfadt 1.25". The car looks hot and the ride is great!!!
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Old 10-07-2013, 09:30 PM   #23
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Old 10-08-2013, 07:04 AM   #24
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1" drop with Hotchkis. Actually rear dropped only 3/4", think the car was on the low side of ride height from factory with the measurements I took when I got it.
Same here. Hotchkis 1" springs. Same heights as VR Baron. 1" up front and 3/4" at the rear. BTW, some great looking cars in this thread.
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Old 10-09-2013, 09:17 AM   #25
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Here is the only black Camaro with black wheels that I could find in our picture database but it is an awesome looking car that is using our BMR 1" lowering springs (SP019). I have a bunch of other pictures of customers' cars with our BMR lowering springs I can either post up or e-mail to you if you are interested so just let me know.
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Old 10-09-2013, 09:32 AM   #26
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Old 10-12-2013, 01:45 PM   #27
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Old 10-12-2013, 03:59 PM   #28
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Old 10-15-2013, 07:33 PM   #29
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Old 11-14-2013, 08:22 PM   #30
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Subscribed as I'm trying to figure out which springs to go with.
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Old 11-14-2013, 08:28 PM   #31
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Old 11-14-2013, 10:24 PM   #32
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BMR 1" rear / 1.4" front.
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Old 11-15-2013, 07:43 AM   #33
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Love that color. ^
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Old 11-15-2013, 09:19 AM   #34
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BMR 1" rear / 1.4" front.
Is that a factory color? Looks like the bumble bee color from the movies
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