Originally Posted by Boxtyp3
Changing the springs to drop the car will shorten the life of your stock shocks. Recomend upgrading you shocks as well or get a cup kit. If budget is not limited, then get a coilovers. Now regarding installation, you mentioned that you do not know too much about suspension, better have it installed by a reputable shop.
Car has 49k miles on it and is a DD. I drive about 20-30 miles a day. By how much will shock life be shortened? And also, are new shocks pricey?