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    I need a set of new shocks for my car due to fitting PI 40/45 springs. now I am thinking of getting a supersport sprint setup of spring and shocks and selling the springs on. Or would the bilstein b4 gas shocks be ok for the 40/45 springs. I was thinking the supersport because they are shortened shocks but can anyone shed any light on the subject.

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    anyone?

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    please ...pretty please

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    The Bilstein B4's are like standard shocks in terms of length and possibly performance (not too sure) but they are cheaper and better make than Vauxhall's own.

    I would go with the supersport suspension setup or buy a set of Biltsein B6's and fit them to your PI's.

    I have Eibachs fitted on standard SRi shocks. When the money comes together I'll be getting the Bilstein B6's or the Eibach shocks, haven't made my mind up yet

    Hope this helps

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    cheers parsco. looks like supersport it is then

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    Quote Originally Posted by kdadidog View Post
    cheers parsco. looks like supersport it is then

    No worries, don't forget the pics before and after

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    like this....BEFORE



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    but now with broken shocks and some money spent on it.

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    supersprint shocks have been fitted to mates car ... and are a lot better than thr b4 he did have on as like you say shorter and on ebay work out about £177 a set and took about 3 days to get here form germany

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