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Old 07-14-2013, 06:49 PM   #1
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Lowering springs opinions?

Which lowering spring is the best or my 08 focus sedan. Eibach, moog, or H&R? I read good nd bad about the eibach I don't see much on the H&R. I am about to buy some but not sure which one I want. I want a good ride and a decent drop.


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Old 07-14-2013, 09:31 PM   #2
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Which lowering spring is the best or my 08 focus sedan. Eibach, moog, or H&R? I read good nd bad about the eibach I don't see much on the H&R. I am about to buy some but not sure which one I want. I want a good ride and a decent drop.
Since you have a '08, I'd get Massive's "Omni kit'' , then that opens the door for the more popular '00-'05 kits. Whatever you get, make sure the struts/shocks will work w/ the drop of the springs. Yeah, I like the H&R sport cup kit= 2.6'' drop, to low for me, so I went w/ the Eibach sportline system, which works great for a DD. I like them & they great for me. Some people don't like them or want a stiffer track ride, like H&R's race springs.
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Old 07-16-2013, 09:04 PM   #3
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Yea I'm pondering the same thing. I was going to go with the Eibach Pro Kit. But I'm afraid that it might be to low. I want to upgrade to maybe some 17's. (rota slips).
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I just ordered the omni kit as felixthecat recommended. Like he said it opens your options up. The suspension parts for the mk1 fronts are now available for you. So you can tetany went from .5 to 1.5 drop. Now I am weighing my options!
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Which lowering spring is the best or my 08 focus sedan. Eibach, moog, or H&R?
Cant say I've seen a lowering spring from MOOG for the Focus..Eibach and H&R are both good brands
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Yea I'm pondering the same thing. I was going to go with the Eibach Pro Kit. But I'm afraid that it might be to low. I want to upgrade to maybe some 17's. (rota slips).
A 2'' drop will do wonders & is a perfect drop for a DD.
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So far I don't like my Eibach prokit springs. Only a 1.5" drop but on the freeway and roads the front just seems to drop when going over dips and other irregularities. Its as it someone just suddenly pushes down on the front big time. My stock springs didn't even do this in the front and I had worn out struts with the stock springs. Think the prokits are too soft in the front cuz the struts are fairly new kyb agx.
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So far I don't like my Eibach prokit springs. Only a 1.5" drop but on the freeway and roads the front just seems to drop when going over dips and other irregularities. Its as it someone just suddenly pushes down on the front big time. My stock springs didn't even do this in the front and I had worn out struts with the stock springs. Think the prokits are too soft in the front cuz the struts are fairly new kyb agx.
Thank you sir. This is the type feedback along with a few other posts I was looking for.
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bump. There's a set of Moog springs for the mk1 focus but I'm unsure of the quality. With Eibach and H&R, I know what I'm getting but I don't know much about Moog. Help?
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Moog has decent suspension parts, but I hadn't heard of them offering a lowering spring set.
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