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      08-01-2022, 11:39 AM   #23
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Will def look better with spacers, hopefully you wont get any rubbing.

For reference, here is mine lowered on Eibach springs and 7mm spacers which are a little more conservative.
Looks good 👍
Eibach springs are less of a drop than the H&R springs.
And if I'm not mistaken, those are 20 inch Carrera Classic wheels.
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      08-01-2022, 05:21 PM   #24
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thanks, it's only about an 1.5" drop....would only hit bump stops on a huge pot hole....They wouldn't sell any if they were constantly on the bump stops

I've had them on my F32 for years and they hit the bump stops maybe twice
That’s about double of what the GTS suspension drop is which is 20mm over stock suspension. Not saying you did the wrong thing, just offering for comparison. I think it looks nice. What I appreciate about my GTS is while it’s not slammed, it doesn’t break my back and inspires confidence in turns.
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haven't scrapped anywhere yet....that is far from "dumped"


It looks lower than it really is....probably sits higher than most of the BMW's around here

It is a bees dick lower than a GT4


had no issues with the parking garage ramps last night
She looks great the way she sits SoCal_NSX ! Well done sir!
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That’s about double of what the GTS suspension drop is which is 20mm over stock suspension. Not saying you did the wrong thing, just offering for comparison. I think it looks nice. What I appreciate about my GTS is while it’s not slammed, it doesn’t break my back and inspires confidence in turns.
I'm actually surprised that it looks very similar to the drop on my previous Cayman, a 2014 981 S with the X73 sport suspension which is 20mm lower than standard non PASM suspension



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      08-02-2022, 06:45 AM   #27
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I'm actually surprised that it looks very similar to the drop on my previous Cayman, a 2014 981 S with the X73 sport suspension which is 20mm lower than standard non PASM suspension



Yeah that is odd. I’m not sure why.
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      08-02-2022, 07:38 AM   #28
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It looks lower at the wheels arches though, no idea why. I don't think we can make a conclusion until you get the spacers.
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To be honest, I think you're a bees dick too low at the rear.
Normally rear wheels are a cat's paw larger than the front, so maybe they did it to level the car?
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To be honest, I think you're a bees dick too low at the rear.
Normally rear wheels are a cat's paw larger than the front, so maybe they did it to level the car?
Both wheels are 20" and should be same overall diameter with tires. Maybe rear is just a cats clam too low.
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That meant to be Cat's Claw or we talking lady cat parts?
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That meant to be Cat's Claw or we talking lady cat parts?
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Can't say I understand having such an expensive sports car and not doing a proper job lowering it with matching springs/dampers.
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      08-10-2022, 08:13 AM   #34
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Agreed with others….rear is too low. Huge difference between looking dumped and properly lowered even when that difference might only be 3/4 inch. It's not a spacer issue, either….
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Can't say I understand having such an expensive sports car and not doing a proper job lowering it with matching springs/dampers.
umm, ok....many Porsche owners use H&R, TechArt and Eibach springs on their 911's, Cayman's, Macan's etc...This is nothing new

tons of threads here on Rennlist about them on much more expensive models than mine (992 Turbos, GT3's, etc)

https://rennlist.com/forums/992/1198...r-techart.html

https://rennlist.com/forums/search.p...rchid=43672590



Many BMW, Audi, Mercedes etc owners do as well...also ran them on my NSX's in the past with zero issues....these spring companies wouldn't be in business for decades if these weren't "proper"

I've had them on my F32 for over 30K miles now with zero issues


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      08-10-2022, 02:27 PM   #36
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She looks great the way she sits SoCal_NSX ! Well done sir!

thanks! I like it too


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I've had them on my F32 for over 30K miles now with zero issues

that's a stunning 718 !
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umm, ok....many Porsche owners use H&R, TechArt and Eibach springs on their 911's, Cayman's, Macan's etc...This is nothing new
some people are just pedantic. ideally you'd want to change out the shocks anytime you alter the spring rate (basically do a full coilover system and corner balance). spacers are another can of worms since you are altering suspension geometry. i agree though for the street this is a moot point.
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some people are just pedantic. ideally you'd want to change out the shocks anytime you alter the spring rate (basically do a full coilover system and corner balance). spacers are another can of worms since you are altering suspension geometry. i agree though for the street this is a moot point.

yeah, if I was lucky enough to have the time to track the car I'd be looking to do a set of coilover$

Heck it would be nice if there was even a track within 100 miles from me though.
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finally got the right size lug bolt sent and threw on the spacers yesterday...

10mm front 15mm rear





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Yup looks perfect now. More pics !
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That needs a NSFW tag, damn that looks great!
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Yup looks perfect now. More pics !
thanks, I plan to take some good pics with the cannon later today maybe when it cools down...I'll post some

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