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Struts blowing and control arms hitting

I am having trouble with my strut blowing on my left side and my control arm hitting as well, could it be the cheap struts im buying i am lowered 3 inches, and or could it be a weak spring
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I am having trouble with my strut blowing on my left side and my control arm hitting as well, could it be the cheap struts im buying i am lowered 3 inches, and or could it be a weak spring


geee, i wonder.....
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Re: Struts blowing and control arms hitting

so what kind of shocks are you buying?
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Re: Struts blowing and control arms hitting

save your self money and buy coilovers
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Re: Struts blowing and control arms hitting

na keep using cheap struts they work great
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Re: Struts blowing and control arms hitting

If you cut the stock springs, you'll be all set.
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Re: Struts blowing and control arms hitting

I am using tein lowering springs and kyb gr-2 struts .

I am also very new to this and my questions are genuine concern questions that i am looking for an idea of what could be going on thanks.
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Re: Struts blowing and control arms hitting

Tested my coils springs today and at 1 inch compression on the front springs i am getting 140 lbs, and at 2 inch I am getting 320. Now i know on standard coil springs they say read at one inch is it the same as lowering springs if so i guess they are shot
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