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      02-27-2013, 09:31 PM   #1
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Trying to go lower

I have a 328xi e90 my coils are maxed but I want to go lower what can I do in order to do this. I have h&r coilovers.
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      02-27-2013, 09:46 PM   #2
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Pics of how low u are now?
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Anyone? I need help guys
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      02-28-2013, 12:25 AM   #5
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I think STD coilovers will let you go lower since you can lower by making the shock body go deeper in the mounting strut. ( im terrible at explaining this)
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Picture explains it better
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get bigger rims. you'll look lower. well the wheel gap will be less
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get bigger rims. you'll look lower. well the wheel gap will be less
The gap will be the exact same. Just less tire in there so it will appear smaller
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get bigger rims. you'll look lower. well the wheel gap will be less
The gap will be the exact same. Just less tire in there so it will appear smaller
True true.
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any other way to go lower ? What can I do to the coils I have now
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      03-02-2013, 11:15 PM   #11
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any other way to go lower ? What can I do to the coils I have now
I have H&R coil overs also.

You can remove the tender springs in the rear, that will get you a lot.

For the front you can get shorter top mounts (I assume you have stock) like ground control. You could also order shorter linear front springs.

Anyway aren't you bottoming out the shocks?
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get bigger rims. you'll look lower. well the wheel gap will be less
The gap will be the exact same. Just less tire in there so it will appear smaller
18's will look lower for sure.
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