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Old 09-22-2008, 03:06 PM   #1
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what suspension on year-round E30's?

Hey guys I am wondering what suspension everyone is running on their e30s through the winter. I was thinking IE stage3 or h&r race but I think they will be too low especially if we get anywhere close to the amount of snow we got last year. Any experience running either of those or any other suspension? Thanks
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Old 09-22-2008, 03:48 PM   #2
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i drove a 60mm dropp with a is lip it worked out good after a night with snowfall i cleared the road for the ppl behinde me lol
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Old 09-22-2008, 04:10 PM   #3
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I drove through 2 winters with IE stg 3, had to keep my speed up through some drifts to not get high centered. This was in Toronto though, so I doubt it would work out in Ottawa, it just makes the car way too damn low. 6 inches of snow = screwed.
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I also drove thru last winter with IE Stg3s... With drophats... Pretty much +1 to what Axxe said. A bit of common sense goes a long way with a lowered car. You will be fine.
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Old 09-22-2008, 05:26 PM   #5
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I dont want to get ****ed in the winter with being too low I geuss H&R sport + billy sport are the way to go.
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Old 09-22-2008, 05:30 PM   #6
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Common, IE Stg3 is not that low lollll

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Old 09-22-2008, 06:03 PM   #7
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my H&R sports will be up for sale soon.
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Old 09-22-2008, 07:10 PM   #8
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I drove thru the winter with IEstgIII's as well....In Toronto with no front lip and i never got close to getting stuck. Though i did bend the valence a bit plowing through some hard-packed plies of snow
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my H&R sports will be up for sale soon.
please let me know as soon as you put them up via pm. Is that what you are curently riding on?
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Old 09-23-2008, 08:19 AM   #10
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Why not get urself some coilovers? Down for the low down, up for the snow town!
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Old 09-23-2008, 09:07 AM   #11
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please let me know as soon as you put them up via pm. Is that what you are curently riding on?

if you want an' oem setup from a 86es I have one for $0!

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Old 09-23-2008, 10:39 AM   #12
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please let me know as soon as you put them up via pm. Is that what you are curently riding on?
yeah thats what i'm on right now.. i'll let you know once its out
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Why not get urself some coilovers? Down for the low down, up for the snow town!
Id love to but I have no $$$
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Old 09-23-2008, 01:05 PM   #14
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H&R sports will be perfect
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Old 09-23-2008, 01:12 PM   #15
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I had Eibachs, only got stuck the year my brake master cylinder was ****ing up. It was like doing brakestands all winter.
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