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      09-30-2009, 05:22 PM   #23
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i heard the eibach pro gives you a smoother and comfortable ride .. the spring rate are very similar to stock ..
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      09-30-2009, 06:52 PM   #24
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i heard the eibach pro gives you a smoother and comfortable ride .. the spring rate are very similar to stock ..
Too much so IMHO
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thanks guys!

im really looking for a little more aggressive drop but with a stock feel. this is not for any aggressive driving. just daily. possibly just to where i dont have gap between wheel and fender
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thanks guys!

im really looking for a little more aggressive drop but with a stock feel. this is not for any aggressive driving. just daily. possibly just to where i dont have gap between wheel and fender
H&R Sports will be the ticket to achieve what your looking for!
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      10-01-2009, 09:22 AM   #27
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H&R Sports will be the ticket to achieve what your looking for!
you guys have this?

i'll just pm
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thanks guys!

im really looking for a little more aggressive drop but with a stock feel. this is not for any aggressive driving. just daily. possibly just to where i dont have gap between wheel and fender
H&R Sport or Eibach Pro Kit are the perfect choice. Our most popular spring kit is the H&R Sport for this reason.
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you guys have this?

i'll just pm
PM replied!
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      10-01-2009, 01:13 PM   #30
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if you want an average drop think about H&R sport springs ... 1 1/2 inch in front and 1/2 inch in the rear!
i'm gonna point out that my E90 dropped more than that on brand new H&R sports, esp in the rear. it's tucked but rides just fine. and i did check the serials to make sure they were sports and not race.

go with the eibachs if you want something conservative. go with the h&r sports if you want a looker. go with race springs if you want to hate your car.
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i'm gonna point out that my E90 dropped more than that on brand new H&R sports, esp in the rear. it's tucked but rides just fine. and i did check the serials to make sure they were sports and not race.

go with the eibachs if you want something conservative. go with the h&r sports if you want a looker. go with race springs if you want to hate your car.
Race springs if you want to "hate your car"?
With the right shocks that just isn't going to happen. My car rides smoother with the race springs & Koni FSDs than it ever had with the stock sport suspension & rnflts. OEM if you really want to hate ....
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Eibach Pro or H&R Sport ......... the less drop, the less strain on the factory shock/struts.
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If you don't have sport suspension already buy a set of OEM sport springs from someone who lowered their car. Tough to beat the handling and ride of the oem sport suspension.
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