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Old 03-29-2013, 07:47 AM   #1
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Lowering my MK3 with Eibach Sportlines...........

OK long story short is that i was sold of getting the sportlines and doing the big drop. But then i started reading all these posts about how others either having issues with the springs them self or after the install it wearing out the stock suspension in no time. Can anyone shed some light on this for me? I want the drop but i dont want to destroy my suspension. I know i could do just the complete coil over swap but they are priced out of my budget right now.


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I've had my Sportlines installed for 1000+ now. BLarson has had his on for over 5000 mi. No problems with either one of us or the others I know run them.

I have not heard of anyone wearing out their suspension on Sportlines with the Mk3, especially the ST, as Eibach just released a set of springs for it.

If you want to do it. Do et.
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This thread needs to be moved by a mod to the correct section. Tires, wheels, suspension?
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I've had my drop about 9000 miles. No issues.
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With factory 17s and stock 50 series


With Sport Package 16s and bumping from 55 series to 60 series
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Thread moved to wheels tires, brakes and suspension.

Hopefully you'll get the response you're looking for in this section.

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Sportlines, 245/40 rubber.

I want those wheels so bad.
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i have had no problems with mine at all. maybe 1000 miles now.



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I want those wheels so bad.
You hang tight and you may just have the opportunity to purchase said wheels...
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