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Lower JUST the front?!? Weird stance

My car seems to have a weird stance where it is lower in the back than the front. Suspension is all good on the car except for maybe rear springs. Should I JUST lower the front to even it out??
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Re: Lower JUST the front?!? Weird stance

IMO its wiser to new all the springs (and struts/shocks also if theyre stock)
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Re: Lower JUST the front?!? Weird stance

uhhh.....

stock suspension? coilovers? springs/shocks?...


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Re: Lower JUST the front?!? Weird stance

It'll always look lower in the back then the front.
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Re: Lower JUST the front?!? Weird stance

I'm pretty sure they're still original springs. Stock suspension. I've put new struts on though, but that isn't what will bring the car up.

Are eBay coliover's decent? and can they be mounted on standard struts?

You can sort of see it in this pic. Can't snap a new one because I'm currently TURBOING the car! Lol

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Are eBay coliover's decent?
oh god no!


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and can they be mounted on standard struts?
coilovers:



height adjustable springs:



Id say dont use stock struts. their life is pretty short with lowering springs and they dont really
work as they should - harsh ride

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or cut the fronts :P
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or cut the fronts :P
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Can you really do that? lol
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or cut the fronts :P

That's ghetto as shiz. Don't do that, do it right. Anything to be moar low..
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or cut the fronts :P
While you're at it, why don't you heat them up with a torch so they sag due to the heat...?

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Re: Lower JUST the front?!? Weird stance

Lol to all. Ok, I get it. Not a good idea but can be done if you want it to be ghetto. I don't think I'm gonna do that at all.

But back to my original question, should I just lower the front or no? I JUST replaced the rear struts and don't want to do it again right now, let alone spend more money.
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Lol to all. Ok, I get it. Not a good idea but can be done if you want it to be ghetto. I don't think I'm gonna do that at all.

But back to my original question, should I just lower the front or no? I JUST replaced the rear struts and don't want to do it again right now, let alone spend more money.

the rears are easier to change than the fronts

and good luck trying to buy any coilovers/springs'n strut combo ONLY for the fronts too
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the rears are easier to change than the fronts

and good luck trying to buy any coilovers/springs'n strut combo ONLY for the fronts too
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well if you suspect the rear springs being the problem it would only make sense to me to have them replaced. or get coilovers or something all around. right? just my .02
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well if you suspect the rear springs being the problem it would only make sense to me to have them replaced. or get coilovers or something all around. right? just my .02
Yea the rear springs are probably shot, but I kinda wanted the car lower anyway. I know that's kinda cheating but the car rides fine, the new struts helped but the springs are probably worn. So like I was saying I could just lower front and be all set right? lol
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yea you would be alot better off to get a set of coilovers or struts and coilover sleeves/ lowering springs though. dont cheap out on suspension man you will regret it. its your car though if you are content leaving worn out springs on the back more power to ya, just not something i would do to my car.
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Yea the rear springs are probably shot, but I kinda wanted the car lower anyway. I know that's kinda cheating but the car rides fine, the new struts helped but the springs are probably worn. So like I was saying I could just lower front and be all set right? lol
Best advice I can give is if you are wanting to go lower, then buy the fronts now and do NOT push your car. Then save up and get the backs. But please, please do not run around with lowering fronts and just worn out back springs. ALSO, the more worn your springs get, the more chance you have of fast tire wear, which will cost you more than the cost of the rear lowering kit. :) listen to your fellow luders when we say just get new stuff all the way around. Otherwise, why even ask?
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Best advice I can give is if you are wanting to go lower, then buy the fronts now and do NOT push your car. Then save up and get the backs. But please, please do not run around with lowering fronts and just worn out back springs. ALSO, the more worn your springs get, the more chance you have of fast tire wear, which will cost you more than the cost of the rear lowering kit. :) listen to your fellow luders when we say just get new stuff all the way around. Otherwise, why even ask?
Yea man thats good advice, thanks. That makes the most sense. I'll save up and just do them all at once then. Or possibly just the fronts temporarily.

So if eBay's no good though, then where's a good reputible store online? I'm thinking getting Skunk equip.

And also off topic a little, does anyone know how that Skunk or Blox Racing upgraded throttle body is?! It looks bad ass and way bigger and has all that FIAC and all that crap eliminated.
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Ok, I'll look. How bout that throttle body? Anyone know about those?
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