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      08-19-2009, 08:08 PM   #1
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H&R sport springs + Chicago winters.

OK, so I'm contemplating getting the H&R sport springs but my main concern is what will happen once winter gets here? I have 18" snow tires for the OEM wheels and they were great last year but if I lower it a bit with the springs will I end up plowing school parking lots as a side job?
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      08-19-2009, 08:22 PM   #2
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i rolled around with front lip and lowered on eibach pro kit last year

was just fine

youll do a little plowing, but youll make it through w/o issue
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      08-19-2009, 11:22 PM   #3
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planning to get this as well.
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      08-24-2009, 08:45 PM   #4
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Careful for the ice chunks !!!
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      08-26-2009, 01:16 AM   #5
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I did it here in Madison with no issues and they don't plow very well here... i don't have an aftermarket lip like Vudoo though
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I did it here in Madison with no issues and they don't plow very well here... i don't have an aftermarket lip like Vudoo though
that's why i love madison!!! that and when it snows heavy people stay in...so that means I'm the only one on the road! more fun for me lol. That's why when I sold my Audi S4, I knew I was gonna have to get an XI.
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but on topic, you'll do fine...like cuban said, watch for ice chunks because that shit will f your bumper up regardless of being lowered.
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that's why i love madison!!! that and when it snows heavy people stay in...so that means I'm the only one on the road! more fun for me lol. That's why when I sold my Audi S4, I knew I was gonna have to get an XI.
It really is funny when I drive up to devils head or cascade and I'm the only d-bag on the road still doing 80mph in a blizzard. People think I'm nuts and give me funny looks as I pass them.
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It really is funny when I drive up to devils head or cascade and I'm the only d-bag on the road still doing 80mph in a blizzard. People think I'm nuts and give me funny looks as I pass them.


ME TOO!! LoL

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It really is funny when I drive up to devils head or cascade and I'm the only d-bag on the road still doing 80mph in a blizzard. People think I'm nuts and give me funny looks as I pass them.
i can't wait to pass up on slow suv drivers. some people still don't know our cars do come in awd. let alone a coupe like mine

seth, i'll meet you up in devils head someday.
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this is what it will look like with the front lip:

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i remember those pix
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lol looks like your car tried to stuff its mouth with a snowcone (nommm nomm nommm)
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