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Old 03-17-2005, 03:57 PM   #1
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Talking Installed the Eibach Pro-kit

Well, as the title suggests I got my pro-kit installed yesterday, did all the work myself with the exception of removing the springs from the struts. and might I say this is one of the best things that i've done to the car. not only is the stance lowered, but the corners are better, there's no squat under acceleration, and no nose dive under braking. As of right now i haven't had an alignment done, but plan on doing that when I put my 16's and some good rubber back on. No pic's quite yet, but I plan on taking some either tonight or tomorrow. I'll post 'em up when I get a chance.


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Old 03-17-2005, 04:02 PM   #2
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cool, how much?
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Did you trim your rear bump stops ?
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how much lower..and is the rear sway bar noticable from the back?
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Old 03-17-2005, 09:17 PM   #5
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ya u can only see my bolts that hold the sway bar
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Did you just install the springs or the whole system (dampers, sways also)?
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right now it's just the springs, they set me back about $180 from one of our wonderful sponsors, don't have the money for the whole system quite yet as of right now the drop is said to be 1.5, but it seems like it's a little more than that.
microtonal, i didn't trim the rear bumps, is that something that I should be worried about?
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Yeah, it says it's 1.5 but it's more along the lines of 1.8.

Glad to hear you like it. That's one of my favorite mods that I have done to mine as well.
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is that suspension stiff enough to Auto Cross on? I was wondering if coilovers would be the wat to go
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The Eibach Pro kit has been the best thing Ive done to my car yet. I plan on buying the Shocks that go with the kit this summer. This way Ill be ready for the track days and Auto-X events. It was a nice choice. If you want the best stabilty and handling for your car Eibach is the way to go. After all Eibach is WRC tested. Most rally cars have Eibach decals on them.
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