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    Which lowering springs should i go for. The ones that seem to come up in conversion here are the eibach and the PI.

    Want to lower it 30/40mm but dont want an amazingly stiff ride. What do you recommend?

    Seems to be a lot of choice on LMF.....

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    eibach all the way from what i hear, or there is also the irmscher set up...
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    I have had the PI spings for 18 months nice ride height and handle alright too

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    If you are going to lower the car mate, it will be a stiff ride! Think they are all similar but comes down to what you want to spend really..

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    some lowering springs give a stiffer ride than others tho (well on vec b's anyway!)

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    pi 45mm front 40mm rear....no probs here

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    Quote Originally Posted by tom_p_2000 View Post
    some lowering springs give a stiffer ride than others tho (well on vec b's anyway!)
    Without trying others I just don't know, i'm running 19's on Pi and they work for me, quite stiff but my mrs and kids don't notice!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Robbie69 View Post
    Without trying others I just don't know, i'm running 19's on Pi and they work for me, quite stiff but my mrs and kids don't notice!
    same here, i think it feels nice and sporty

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    the irmscher set up with standard sri / bilstein b4's will give you a nice 30mm drop with a none harsh ride.....
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    Quote Originally Posted by big rich View Post
    pi 45mm front 40mm rear....no probs here
    I've been thinking about getting a set of these for my car. Did you replace the shocks as well?

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