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Old 04-05-2009, 01:40 AM   #1
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Want to give the SVT a little drop..

Looking to drop my SVT an inch or so. Want to go with lowering springs and I will be buying new SVT struts along with them. Any suggestions on what springs to use?
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Best bet is that if you're going to be buying new struts anyways why not get a set that is balanced for each other. A lot of companies offer strut/spring combos that go well together and will give you that lower stance that you are looking for as well. Eibach makes a good set. I mean everyone is going to have a different opinion on this but it all comes down to what you want in ride quality and handling. With a stiffer set up you aren't going to have a great ride quality but it will hammer corners like no tomorrow. But if you go for the soft set up you're going to have a great ride quality but you're going to have to go slower in the corners. As I said before it's all in what you want. Do your homework and see which one suits you best. But I am going to say Eibach for you for now.
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best bet is that if you're going to be buying new struts anyways why not get a set that is balanced for each other. A lot of companies offer strut/spring combos that go well together and will give you that lower stance that you are looking for as well. Eibach makes a good set. I mean everyone is going to have a different opinion on this but it all comes down to what you want in ride quality and handling. With a stiffer set up you aren't going to have a great ride quality but it will hammer corners like no tomorrow. But if you go for the soft set up you're going to have a great ride quality but you're going to have to go slower in the corners. As i said before it's all in what you want. Do your homework and see which one suits you best. But i am going to say eibach for you for now.
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Thanks for the help. Yeah the stiffer, the better.
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I believe Mike and Hilbish Ford offers kits that lower the SVT an 1" i think. Shoot Mike a pm at b16sir1991 or just look on his thread.

The Ford Racing kit uses that SVT struts and shocks, but the springs are made by Spec Racing to match them. It will lower a SVT 1". Then he also offers a track kit which is very nice and also the whole stock SVT suspension.
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