User Tag List

Thanks Thanks:  0
Likes Likes:  0
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 11

Thread: lowering springs

  1. #1
    Regular Member vectra 2.0 t's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Location
    tasmania
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default lowering springs

    just got myself some lowering springs.
    does anybody fancy giving me a hand to fit them (i will pay)

  2. #2
    Ex Vec-C Admin & Founder Graeme's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Location
    SCOTLAND
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    2 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    which ones did you get mate?

    I'm thinking of a set of eibachs not sure whether to replace the dampers with bilsteins as well. I'm finding the ride a wee bit bumpy with the 18's

  3. #3
    Regular Member vectra 2.0 t's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Location
    tasmania
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats






  4. #4
    Ex Vec-C Admin & Founder Graeme's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Location
    SCOTLAND
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    2 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    good deal that mate

  5. #5
    Regular Member Caterman's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    Location
    Here, there and every where!
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats

    Vehicle : Signum

    Trim : Elite

    Engine : 3.2 V6

    Year : 05

    Default

    $hit.....what's it going to be like with 19's Andrew???????

  6. #6
    Ex Vec-C Admin & Founder Graeme's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Location
    SCOTLAND
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    2 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    Just seems worse going over bumps they seem harsher. going to look into a set of bisteins as they may actually help the ride. Handling with the 18s is amazing though. combination or traed again and bigger wheels makes roundabouts fun

  7. #7
    Regular Member Caterman's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    Location
    Here, there and every where!
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats

    Vehicle : Signum

    Trim : Elite

    Engine : 3.2 V6

    Year : 05

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by ABYSS
    SEXY!!!!!!!!!

    But i find the ride on the 18's to be fine mate. I asked Cyb what the ride was like with the 19's and he compared it to a veccy b with 17's on.So it shouldn't be too bad tony.
    Thank the lord for that! I'll find out monday hopefully. Ordered them today. Some nice shiny 19's with nice shiny black Yokohama's wrapped around them. mmmm...........

  8. #8
    Regular Member Caterman's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    Location
    Here, there and every where!
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats

    Vehicle : Signum

    Trim : Elite

    Engine : 3.2 V6

    Year : 05

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by ABYSS
    What have you gone for in the end then Tony?

    Sorry for this going off topic,,,


    And do u fancy lowering it too or not?
    Not going down the lowering route (yet!) Gone for the TSW Warrior's with 235/35/19 Yokohama's in the end. I was going to get the BK299's but was finding the wait too long.

    Back to the topic, Paul, if you want to come to mine at the weekend, i'll give you a hand with them. I've got trolley jack's, axle stand's etc. My brother in law should have spring compressors and everything else as he is a mechanic (ford) by trade!

  9. #9
    Ex Vec-C Admin & Founder Bainie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Location
    60 Degrees North !!
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    Still offf topic guys, the 19`s ride I didn`t find much worse than the 17`s, but handling is improved immensly, and they look the dogs as well ...

  10. #10
    Regular Member vectra 2.0 t's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Location
    tasmania
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    cheers tony p.m sent

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. lowering springs
    By mvl41183 in forum Handling & Braking
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 23rd December 2011, 23:20
  2. lowering springs
    By cockney16v in forum Vectra C / Signum Car Chat
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 5th April 2011, 14:56
  3. Lowering springs...
    By 19CDTi in forum Vectra C / Signum Car Chat
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 20th March 2011, 23:33
  4. Lowering springs
    By parsco in forum Handling & Braking
    Replies: 76
    Last Post: 14th September 2010, 21:50

Visitors found this page by searching for:

Nobody landed on this page from a search engine, yet!

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •