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Old 06-03-2010, 03:39 PM   #1
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Lowering springs on stock shocks



Any idea if the OEM sport suspension will able to handle Eibach or H&R lowering springs? I've been told by someone that my stock shocks won't last long. I'm just looking for a quick fix for the summer. Planning on getting the H&R coilover system next year. Just don't have the money right now.

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Old 06-03-2010, 04:07 PM   #2
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If you have the sport suspension then the shocks will suffice. I've got the Eibachs on my vert, no issues.
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Old 06-03-2010, 04:07 PM   #3
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Bullshit. Stock shocks/struts are tough, sport dampeners handle higher pressures and will keep the car from bouncing/dipping. I've been using regular boges for two years without issues.

Get sport shocks/struts when you have more money, or when those die.
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Old 06-03-2010, 10:12 PM   #4
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I've had H&R on my m3 for 2 years and stock shock are still very strong. and I track it 4 to 5 times a year.
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Old 06-03-2010, 10:21 PM   #5
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nothing to worry about - they will wear out faster but not fast enough to notice :-)
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