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Old 04-13-2009, 09:51 PM   #1
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Alright, After the SVT rims the car needs a drop, Does anyone know what springs i can put on this with the 225/45/17 tires i have on it? Im thinking .5" wont make that much of a difference.

Would 1.0" be ok?

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Old 04-19-2009, 12:33 AM   #2
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the SVT springs will lower you about .75. it is what i am doing.
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nemesis, why not go with the pro-kits? you'll have a nicer drop.
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the frpp kit also is nice on the st
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i dont want that much of a drop i decided. the svt springs are stiff, and will lower it about as much as i wish to. new england winters and the potholes that come with are not something to have a lowered car. i have also heard you can have bottoming out issues sometimes with the stock ST springs. i dont want that to happen. i like the stance now, but i could use a little less gap/more stiffness in turns. the svt will offer me that.

and besides, it is different. i think the only other ST on here to use the svt springs iwth stock dampers is jetrinka.
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