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Old 05-05-2005, 02:00 AM   #1
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eibach pro kit or sport kit which one is the best

Okay before i installed my eibach springs i did some research. at that time which was a year ago people were saying that the pro kit was the way to go and the sport kit was to extreme. lately i have read a couple of fourms in which it seems that some people that have the sport kit (2 in drop) dont have any real problems. so my questions is it possible that you can have the sport kit and not have any clearance problems. because i would love to have my car a lot lower then 1.5 in drop. oh yea does anyone have some instructions to how to install a rear camber kit. bought a kit off ebay used. they are eibachs.


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Old 05-05-2005, 08:05 AM   #2
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Oh no you have opened a can of worms...
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Old 05-05-2005, 08:51 AM   #3
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Did you mean clearance like for your wheels not to rub, or clearance to not scratch your car all over the place as you drive?

Granted, the Sportlines are only that half-inch lower than the Prokit, but it all depends on where you drive and things like that. Around here potholes devour cars and frostheaves jut out of the road like mines...

I've nearly gouged my poor car on the Prokit I have now, with the Sportlines I definitely would have more than a few times, which is why I ultimately went with the kit I have. I think both are good kits, it just comes down to what your needs and expectations are.
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I'd recommend the Prokit, of the two choices, it's the best for the daily driven focus, you don't have to worry about speedbumps, driveways, underground parking ramps and all those common things.
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I have the Sportline kit and have had no clearance problems so far. Speed bumps havent been a problem and the ride is stiffer than stock but really isn't that bad. Maybe its just where I live, and the roads aren't that bad. Most would say you need a camber kit with it, but you shouldn't need one. If the roads are good where you live then I would say get the Sportlines, I'm glad I went with it.
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Old 05-05-2005, 12:08 PM   #6
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I have the sportlines and i love them, i never bottom out and the clreance is fine. and i live in Seattle and the roads suck. you gotta watchout for big potholes but its not a big deal
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Old 05-05-2005, 12:13 PM   #7
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Yeah try it in winter, it's bad enough with the Pros.......
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what would you suggest for a guy that is getting some 17 inch wheels and tires,with roads that are mild to moderate? no ice thank god,its texas,we got cows
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i would love sportlines, or even the cup kit like frush has, but here we get mad snow in winter and the roads suck to begin with..so im scared to even go as far as progress springs (1.8") dilemma, dilemma!!
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