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lowering Spring for my car

Hello everyone I have a97 528i and thinking of maybe lowering it. I was wondering what springs are good to go with if anyone has some ideas.
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H&R Race springs with Koni yellow shocks and struts would be a good combination for you. This is how my 540 looks with that combination:





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As far as springs, I would look at Vogtlands. I did alot of research on them and they provide great drop w/o compromising ride quality dramatically.


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my votes with H&R just installed some on Danny's car with Koni yellow Adjustables... the adjustability is great!

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Teh Prof, car looks great, but that may be too low for most!

I know I love how low mine is, but a lot of people who drive it really complain about clearance issues.

Are your new wheels DPE? Whatever they are, they are sexy

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The drop on Teh Prof's car is crazy and I would love to go that low but mines is a daily driver so I can't go too low. Especially living in the northeast.


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the new wheels with the drop is the sexy! sporky like the pic in your sig... but the what that thing looks its worth it

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The drop on Teh Prof's car is crazy and I would love to go that low but mines is a daily driver so I can't go too low. Especially living in the northeast.
Exactly what I was trying to say. lol.
I sometimes have doubts about my car being this low, but it all goes away when I look back at it

I just really hate when the car won't clear a speed bump and I need to find an alternate path!

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cut the speedbumps!
Hell. I wish I could.


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