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      09-07-2006, 11:25 PM   #1
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Does anyone know if its possible to recalibrate your shock to be lower? or do you need to buy new springs (like H&R springs)

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You can use a hack saw too if you don't have a torch.

Seriously though, a proper lower will require new springs and new shocks. Well, if you did a very slight drop, you might be able to get away with using the stock shocks.
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I just wanted to lower it alittle bit with out changing the shock or springs. is it possible by calibration? can i recalibrate the suspension?
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I asked a classmate that used to work at Dinan and he told me that you can not cut or lower the shocks. The shocks' cylinders are pretty long as well. In short: you will need to buy new shocks/springs if you want to lower it.
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