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Old 06-17-2013, 04:09 PM   #1
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Steeda 2012-13 Focus lowering spring rates

Hoping to find the spring rates of your 2012-13 lowering springs? Also, are they linear or progressive rate. The website description is very vague(trying to be nice). I also e-mailed Steeda directly and all I got back was a survey on how good the customer service was?? BTW the Canadian dealer had no clue as to the spring rates either, and not even the knowledge of the springs being linear or progressive.


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Old 06-18-2013, 08:20 AM   #2
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Here are the rates ... I have provided your feedback to our webmaster regarding the description.

Front: 195 lb.
Rear: 240 lb.

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Old 06-18-2013, 09:28 AM   #3
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195lbs front/240lbs rear. I was hoping for close to 325lbs fronts and 400lbs rear.

TJ, thanks for this info. I will wait till a company comes out with a race set that I will couple with Bilstein HDs.
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how mcuh are the springs tj? I've already lowered my ride with king springs thoguh..
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Old 07-29-2013, 07:35 AM   #5
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Please send me an email at tim @steeda.com and I can get you connected with a sales representative to provide pricing.

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I know this thread is about the spring rates, but I was wondering how long it takes for the springs to set in and drop completely.
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Our springs generally are very quick to fully settle. Most cars are as low as they will get the first day for some ... it may take an extra couple days.

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o i see.. the springs need to be worn in..
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