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Old February 25th, 2004, 10:12 AM   #1
 
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Lowering Question?

I have a 04 V6 sedan w/ 18 X 7.5 w/ 225-40-18ís

What springs would you suggest?

Iím leaning towards the Tien S-Tech 1.8F 1.3R, but Iím worried that might be too low, to rough ridding or possible rubbing?

First and foremost I am concerned about ride.

Second I a little gap incase I ever need to put cable chains on during the winter.

Your opinions and pictures are appreciated.



Jay

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Old February 25th, 2004, 10:55 AM   #2
 
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i say the tiens s-techs...seems to have a better ride....plus i like it cuz u dont have to adjust the camber on it ::shrug:: people say gc coilovers are holding up pretty well and has a nice ride but its all on u...
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Old February 26th, 2004, 01:59 PM   #3
 
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Thanks for the response adamkim83.


Any one else have an experience they want to share with 18's on a V6 Sedan?

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Old February 26th, 2004, 03:58 PM   #4
 
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i dont know about how it would drop on a sadan, but i have prokits on my coupe .. it practically rides stock .. super smooth .. and the drop is noticable but modest .. my parents didnt notice .. i LOVE it ..

but thats my coupe ..
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Old February 26th, 2004, 04:21 PM   #5
 
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i have ground controls with 18x7.5 wheels and my ride is fine. plus you can adjust your ride height you whatever your preference is too
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Old February 26th, 2004, 04:22 PM   #6
 
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H.tech that's what I'm getting
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Old February 26th, 2004, 07:29 PM   #7
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i'm getting s-tech installed tomorrow morning.
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Old February 27th, 2004, 01:13 PM   #8
 
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tx03coupe please post pics
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Old February 27th, 2004, 07:48 PM   #9
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Newbie question here...

What is the advantage of coilovers over springs, beside the fact that they are adjustable? Cuz i figure if i plan to lower my car to a certain height and springs are cheaper, why not just go with the springs? I see so many people eagerly waiting for coilovers.
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