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    Default ride hight difference..

    Well ive changed springs and shocks all way round.. (well last spring today)

    but noticed that the drivers side is 5 mm lower than the passenger side!!

    anyone have a idea why?

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    Its probably just the springs, they may take a while to settle down.
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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    the rear springs changed 2 month ago. front springs on the 3 of may, and the last today..

    But the side thats lowest is actually the side where i changed the last spring.. and its both front and rear on drivers side thats 5 mm lower..

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    Quote Originally Posted by kenp View Post
    the rear springs changed 2 month ago. front springs on the 3 of may, and the last today..

    But the side thats lowest is actually the side where i changed the last spring.. and its both front and rear on drivers side thats 5 mm lower..
    How many coil springs does you car have? lol. Rears 2 months ago, fronts on 3 May....so what did you do today?

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    well i only mangaed to change 1 front on the 3 of may and the last today

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    Is the coil spring seated properly?

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    I have checked that on front.. they are properly in the seats.. dont think theres a specifik way for the rear.

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    Did You buy the same springs made by the same manufacture?

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    yes i did.

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    mate my driver side sits lower than the passenger side aswll and the springs are PI all round. dunno why it does it.

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