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Old 13-11-2020, 04:03 PM
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Hi Dave

I note this install picture



On the KW fitment guide, they said its the other way around.



Which is right?

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Old 13-11-2020, 05:27 PM
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Top I think,




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Old 13-11-2020, 07:16 PM
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Seems right from what I've read too ;0)
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After researching the coil overs, I'm being told I may need to use spacers to clear the wheel, and if this is the case, I don't really want to get into that.

So back to shocks and springs.

Looking at the H&R, I see the ones listed as h&r springs 29520-1

Daft Q but are these the same as h&r springs 29520 on there own, as seem on the spring example in this thread ?
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Old 18-11-2020, 09:04 AM
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This shows my car just after it had been lowered down onto the newly fitted Eibach Proline Rear Springs and Bilstein B6 Dampers and new spring pads. (front not done yet)

Proline are the milder springs for about 15mm drop as opposed to the bigger drop with sportline.

Probably will settle a little but happy with the height.

The front is still standard but I have no doubt is a little sagged and lower than normal.

Untitled by urquattro gus, on Flickr

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I think that looks terrifc.

If you get a mo, would you mind measuring ground to the arch please?
I run b6's and standard springs atm and am looking for a subtle drop just like that.

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Old 18-11-2020, 01:16 PM
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cheers for that, the pictures I've seen with the h&r 30MM drop seem similar to that you have posted.

I was looking at the Eibach, as they tend to compliment the Bilsien range, as seen in the B12 kits which I've used on an E46 M3.
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The front is still standard but I have no doubt is a little sagged and lower than normal.
on Flickr
Do you think once you drop the front the rear will come up a bit though?
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Do you think once you drop the front the rear will come up a bit though?
I'm not sure it will be much different from the pictures to be honest.

I reckon front will be similar to the current 20 year old 89k mile suspension, I'm sure it is currently sat lower than when new.

BTW I also have rogue top mounts at the rear, not that it should make any difference.

Will try to measure the arch at some point.
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Looking at the difference visually between urquattrogus and Ian_C Ian_C car pictures on this thread there is, not a real obvious difference, so measurements would be very interesting.
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