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    well all done now took two of us an hour in total,we put 2 new shocks on the rear,4 new 40mm lowering springs and 2 new drop links. got a surprise when we did the osf spring, the old one was snapped!!! i never knew.
    and the drop links were forked. here some random pics below, hope the car will go down more when they all bed in.the veccy b estate is my mates,2.5 v6 with 3ltr cams and dropped 60mm all round.

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    Nice job. What make of springs did you fit?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ANDY W View Post
    Nice job. What make of springs did you fit?
    thats the sore point they were called "ROC" never heard of them b4,i was getting desperate as no PI ones left in the world,.i just hope the name "roc" doesnt refer to the type of ride they give.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bobby-tupper View Post
    thats the sore point they were called "ROC" never heard of them b4,i was getting desperate as no PI ones left in the world,.i just hope the name "roc" doesnt refer to the type of ride they give.
    They look progressively wound so you should be ok there mate.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rushy View Post
    They look progressively wound so you should be ok there mate.
    eehhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh? whats that mean? are you some sort of boffin

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    They look good mate, car looks much better, glad you got it sorted, ROC is only a name, hopefully you are happy with them and the ride!

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    Tell us what the ride is like please.

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    Quote Originally Posted by steve1975l View Post
    Tell us what the ride is like please.
    tiz harder than a man in a strip joint!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by bobby-tupper View Post
    eehhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh? whats that mean? are you some sort of boffin
    LOL, the coil is not the same all the way down. Part for giving a softer ride and the rest firmer. The softer bit will compress first the the firmer part will start to do its job. Its a compromise over ride and performance. Full on rock hard ones would shatter your spine.

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    Nice one Bobby,looks great........

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