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Old 04-08-2009, 08:39 AM   #1
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best coil-over kit?

I have been looking into selling my h&r cup kit and buying a coil-over kit.Anyone know which kit has lowest drop adj. and best ride quality? I waas looking into the h&r coil-overs but they say max drop is like 2" thats the same as the cup kit.Thanks,Jeremy.


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for a DD, i would recommend Eibach, they are not horrendously siff. and you know eibach is quality!!
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i helped a friend put in the eibach pro kit, its very nice goes really low to. he really like the ride as well.
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Ground Control is a good coilover set up but I hope you don't have back problems or hemorrhoids because then you would be screaming everytime you drove down the road in your car. Ride handles great but is so rough on the body. It's about that way with any coilover setup. Eibach makes a great setup which is one of the better ones out there. Personally, I don't like coilover set ups because of the harshness of the ride quality etc...but to each is their own.
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Ground Control is a good coilover set up but I hope you don't have back problems or hemorrhoids because then you would be screaming everytime you drove down the road in your car. Ride handles great but is so rough on the body. It's about that way with any coilover setup. Eibach makes a great setup which is one of the better ones out there. Personally, I don't like coilover set ups because of the harshness of the ride quality etc...but to each is their own.

Yep! The standard ground control kit for a Focus comes with front and rear spring rates of 425 lbs/in. That's seriously stiff. Ground Control will, however, customize their kits and include something softer of stiffer should you want it. They offer pretty good advice as well.
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Yeah you're right on that Geezer. They do have a good customer service department and will basically set up something that you are looking for. I thought about getting those at one point and time but changed my mind once I crested that 34 year mark lol. The body can't handle the bangs and dings like it used to but I still wanted something aggressive so I went with the SVT set up from Ford Racing.
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i helped a friend put in the eibach pro kit, its very nice goes really low to. he really like the ride as well.
Yep, that was meee, Eibach pro Street kit. The ride is a little harsh on rough roads but it handles amazing and with the back adjusted all the way down it dropped about 3", the front will go lower but first I need to roll my front fenders better
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