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Old 02-06-2008, 10:01 AM   #1
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lower the rear only of svt

Im just wondering if anyone has done this. just want the car to be level. so all i need to lower is the rear of the car. Thanks.


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Old 02-06-2008, 11:18 AM   #2
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i got some rear sportlines ill sell to you
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Old 02-08-2008, 12:48 AM   #3
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I got a heavy speaker box that will help, lol.
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sportlines will drop it waaay too much.
to level out your FoFo, get a set of Eibach Pro springs. it will lower the rear .5 that you need to level her out
just dont install the fronts. you can use one of the fronts to prop up your hood during shows.
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Old 02-08-2008, 05:46 AM   #5
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I cut my rear springs. Just try half a coil 1st and see how it looks. I've had good luck with setup for 2 years now.
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Old 02-08-2008, 04:02 PM   #6
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I cut my rear springs. Just try half a coil 1st and see how it looks. I've had good luck with setup for 2 years now.
hmmm cutting springs....its all in your name
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pretty much cutting your springs is a bad idea. It will affect more than just the height. What i would try first because its free is to trim down the coil isolators that go on the top of your springs. There is about 3/4 of an inch to work with..its foam/rubber. So i would trim 1/4-1/2 inch off that and reinstall and see how she sits then. If your still unhappy just get some pro kit springs..the lowering is not significant but it will be dead even. Also do not just do the rears. This will more than likely ruin your handleing charicteristics. my .02.l
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Old 02-11-2008, 01:09 AM   #8
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I was wondering the same thing. I think the rear of my SVT sits up a little too high. It needs about a half inch drop, anyone ever tried throwing pro's in the back?
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It sounds like your mostly interested in the looks but as an added handling bonus why don't you get adjustable suspension?
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I think the ride height of the car contributes to its ability to dive into and/or chew up corners. I would lower the whole thing if you're gonna do a drop. Besides it looks distinguished!
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