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    Default what springs to fit.

    well my gsi failed tey mot last night on a bust spring.
    thats the 3rd one in tey front to break + its just about to turn 30,000 miles.
    so my minds made up to go for a set of lowering springs next, as standard don"t seem to be up till tey job.
    is it eibachs, or h+r, or apex. the way to go.
    by the way i"m running on 19" snowies so i no the eibachs or h+r are a progressive spring, so prob one of them 2.
    advice still gladly taken.

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    I went with eibach's on mine and been happy with them

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    Quote Originally Posted by GSi-Col View Post
    I went with eibach's on mine and been happy with them
    thats what i have fitted on the mrs vec b, along with some bilstein b6 shocks, and tbh thats what i leaning towards.

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    Take a look on here
    http://www.vectra-c.com/forum/showth...ith&highlight=
    It might give some idea what you want. The more info added to the thread the better it will be for helping people decide.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Signum-Steve View Post
    Take a look on here
    http://www.vectra-c.com/forum/showth...ith&highlight=
    It might give some idea what you want. The more info added to the thread the better it will be for helping people decide.
    thank u steve, ur signum is just at tey perfect ride height for me, i don"t want coilovers as i think tey gsi is too heavy a car. like me comforts at my age.

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    Quote Originally Posted by vectra gsi 3.2 View Post
    thank u steve, ur signum is just at tey perfect ride height for me, i don"t want coilovers as i think tey gsi is too heavy a car. like me comforts at my age.
    Cheers mate, there's much better pics in my garage
    http://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garage..._view&id=13299

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    Here's my old GSi on 19" snowies and 45mm PI springs.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Hyperhart View Post
    Here's my old GSi on 19" snowies and 45mm PI springs.

    oh thats tidy.
    love the stance, just sitting nicely with tey wheel arch.

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    ordered a set of eibachs today, hopefully be here for the weekend.

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