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Old 12-15-2013, 05:37 PM   #1
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Anyone lower a 1LE?

Interested how the 1LE struts handle lowering springs. Could be a lower cost solution for my 2014 SS. The "seat of the pants" feel on the SS tells me the struts don't have a lot of margin left for stiffer springs?
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Old 12-15-2013, 06:12 PM   #2
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I'm thinking of lowering mine also.
I read a post that said the 1LE shocks were more suitable to be lowered.
I would like to get more opinions my self though.
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Old 12-15-2013, 06:36 PM   #3
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Pete from pedders has mentioned their lowering springs in the rear would be an improvement since the rear is somewhat high with a stock rake.

I'd be wary of playing with the spring rates too much unless you really knew what you are doing.
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Old 12-15-2013, 07:14 PM   #4

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Mine is lowered on Eibach springs. Nothing to compare to though as I bought it like that. Seems fine to me though. Ride quality is firm but I went from a stock height 1LT on 18" tires to a 1LE lowered on low pro Goodyears.
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