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      06-24-2013, 12:48 PM   #1
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Lowered car in winter?

I have a 328xi, and interested in lowering it with eibach pro kits.
I go snowboarding a lot in winter, and wonder if any of you have experience of driving lowered cars in the snow(when it is covering the road), and would it be any major concerns?

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depends on how low and how much it snows where you are going. Once the snow gets deeper than the ground clearance you start to have problems. If the roads are kept fairly clear where you go, just toss a set of snow tires on and drive it. Tires are the most important aspect of winter driving.
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^thanks ! was thinking eibach pro kit with stock shocks, that's about 1.2 inches lower from other guys' feedbacks. My last car, c300 4matic was mostly okay with the winter trips in the past few years, just never had a car lowered before, worried about the clearance.
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hahaha, damn. mr plow,
ya i found this wrx picture thread, guess i need to think over lol
http://forums.nasioc.com/forums/show....php?t=1874363
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want the looks and better handling by lowering the car a bit. but just happens that I drive my car to snowboard trips a lot in the winter, mainly to NJ and vermont from NYC. wanna make sure that i don't get in real trouble when it snows along the way.

also not planning to slam it, just gona do it with eibach pro kit with stock shocks.
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