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Old 03-08-2006, 06:25 PM   #1 (permalink)
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lowring spring 1.25"?

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i want to drop my car to 1.25" inches all around its 325i 94. is it good idea to drop front and rear with same hight or front gotta be diffrent than rear.
im just confuse please help me out here thnx.
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You could drop the whole thing the same amount. Most kits will generall drop the front 1.5 and the rear 1.0. It does vary from kit to kit, but generally the front is dropped more than the rear. I dont see too many kits that lower the whole car by the same amount.
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wat would happen if drop the car with the same amout of hight all aroud.
is that bad when you going fast on corners. i meant performance.
please let me know. i dont know much about suspention. and also is some body can recomend a good and inexpencive place to buy springs. my bugdet allow me to spend around $150. another thing guys i've just bought the bilstein sport struts/shocks. once i have every thing done i will post some pics for you guys. just help me out on spring issue. i reay wanna get 1.25" all around.
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The car will be uneven if the springs are shorter by exactly 1.25" the weight distribution will be off. However, most springs out there will lower your car between 1"-1 1/2". The cheapest springs that I would buy are from bavauto.com but they are $225 dollars. The have the eibach prokit springs on sale for the same price. But I've heard some shady things about the more recently made eibach prokit springs.
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www.shox.com. they have springs from $169 and up. Also Ebay, but you need to be very careful there.
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does any body know wat is stock spring size i meant how much they drop.
front n rear for 325i 94
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