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Old 02-27-2006, 03:26 PM   #1 (permalink)
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i need to know how these shocks performance on 325i 94. if any body used it or not. please let me know. and if any body used maxspeed lowring spring too. and those will lower front 2.0" and rear is 1.3" if some body have pics with lowirng spring with those low numbers and less then that please post me some pics with specification. the thing is i dont wanna lower my car too much. and im low on budget too. these are tokico shoks and struts
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The people I know that have used Tokico shocks have regretted it ever since and paid the money to replace them with what they should have in the first place. I would only recommend Bilstein or Koni.

As for the springs a 2" drop is going to slam the car. Also a 2" for the front and only a 1.3" in the back sounds kinda werid to me. I don't know any one with those springs so I can not speak directly to them.
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Tokicos don't last very long. I had them on my old e36 and they went after 18 months, first the front shocks then two months later the rears. Stiff as all hell. I VOTE BILSTEIN.

Don't know about springs, sorry.
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