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    Vehicle : M5

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    Engine : 5.0 V10

    Year : 07

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    Gents, quick question will it matter if I fit 1095 kg springs on my 1130 kg front axle and secondly does anybody know if the VXR springs will fit on the standard shocks the height difference is approx 20-25 mm.

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    I wouldn't fit the wrong rating of springs mate. It'll make the front of the car sit too low (extra weight compared to the vxr). Could also mess up the handling badly

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    Paul have a look at this
    http://www.vectra-c.com/forum/showthread.php?t=99902
    this is my car using PI 45/40 springs meant for a petrol engine , mines a dti.

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