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 tditony's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2009
    Location
    durham
    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 : 2007 sri xpnav

    Trim : sri xpnav

    Engine : 1.9 150

    Year : 2007

    Default lowering springs

    just lowered the beast 40mm and the back looks a lot higher than the front anyone know why this is thanks in advance 2.2 sri dti

  2. #2
    Regular Member glynn's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Location
    stevenage, hertfordshire
    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

    it will need time to settle down, plus the back is not as heavy to the front

  3. #3
    Regular Member JSYSH466Y's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Newcastle under Lyme
    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

    40mm all round?

  4. #4
    Regular Member Morephun's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    Location
    everywhere
    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 : vec c

    Trim : sri

    Engine : 150 cdti

    Year : 55

    Mileage : 108000

    Default

    pics?

  5. #5
    Regular Member pogo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2006
    Location
    having a laugh and banter when permitted
    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

    Vehicle : Audi

    Trim : A5

    Engine : 2.0 turbo petrol

    Year : 2009

    Default

    do you have correct springs mate? just a thought

  6. #6
    Regular Member tditony's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2009
    Location
    durham
    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 : 2007 sri xpnav

    Trim : sri xpnav

    Engine : 1.9 150

    Year : 2007

    Default lowering springs

    thanks everyone for the quick replys firstly yes ,correct springs,secondly havent a clue how to put pics up or i would no problem they are g max progressive sport springs used them before on different cars and they are real good

  7. #7
    Regular Member pogo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2006
    Location
    having a laugh and banter when permitted
    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

    Vehicle : Audi

    Trim : A5

    Engine : 2.0 turbo petrol

    Year : 2009

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by tditony View Post
    thanks everyone for the quick replys firstly yes ,correct springs,secondly havent a clue how to put pics up or i would no problem they are g max progressive sport springs used them before on different cars and they are real good
    even allowing for settling mate the car should still sit fairly level and with a 40mm drop it deffo shouldnt be sitting high! i fitted cobra sport springs on my signum and it was perfectly level from the off and approx 35mm drop in ride height hth

  8. #8
    Regular Member tditony's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2009
    Location
    durham
    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 : 2007 sri xpnav

    Trim : sri xpnav

    Engine : 1.9 150

    Year : 2007

    Default lowering springs

    hhhmmmm its interesting like cos i havent had this problem before the front looks low enough but the gap between the rear arch and tyre is fairly big compaired to the front

  9. #9
    Regular Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    newcastle upon tyne
    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

    If they are the wrong springs its just 1 nut and bolt to take them out, unlike the front.

  10. #10
    Regular Member
    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Location
    Worcs/Staffs/Westmids (ish)
    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

    Sound's like maybe the front is too low? maybe it's on springs for a heavier car?

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
  •