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Hey everybody!

I just wanted to know, what springs would be best for my KYB AGX's?

I would like something that's STIFF and I want something that does NOT lower the car. If it lowers the car, I want as minimal lowerage as possible.

Reason for this is: I have an RS front bumper and that thing hangs down LOW, I don't want to lower the car as it's already pretty low (cause it's an SVT) and I don't want to damage my front bumper; it is brand new.

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Basically, you're SOL. I looked into that for a while. The only options stiffer than what you have now are going to be .75 inch lower. There are a lot of those, though. If you're really set in stiff but not low, you'll have to lose the AGX for coilovers or a more exotic damper on your current springs.
 

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basically what u need is coil overs....keeping the ride height...while retaining stock ride hight
 

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Most coilovers don't even go all the way up to stock height. You'll be closer with the SVT, but you'll have to spend the money and do the research.
 

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i dont think they are many that are stock height....but H&R RACE i think is a minimal drop with really high spring rates
 

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i am pretty sure the H&R race springs have a pretty significant drop
 

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the multimatic kit from Ford.....very stiff and I think it's about the same drop as the SVT suspension....so your ride height wouldn't change much

GOOD comparison pics between stock ,multimatic, and KW (which I have [:D] )

here!
 

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Interesting pics. Seems pretty low for an SVT. The FRPP is a little less than 1.5" drop, so that'd around a half inch drop on the SVT. That might be the best compromise. If you want something seriously stiff, H&R race are advertised as 1.5" (.75 to you) drop. I haven't seen enough pics to say if that's true. My Steeda springs (and the few others I've seen) are relatively similar rates to FRPP multimatic, but settled a little past 1.5"
 

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so what i'm taking from all this is, the springs with the least drop will probably be the H&R Race springs?

(no money for coil overs)
 

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he's rite I got H&R coilovers and droped about 2"...and I could go lower but...I'm good I think...
If you aren't tucking your wheels you aren't low enough. [hihi] [hihi]
 

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polishlanman said:
I would like something that's STIFF and I want something that does NOT lower the car.
I know exactly what you're talking about.
Koni Sport Springs will fit the bill. [thumb]

IIRC, I got 1/2" drop at the back, and 3/8" at the front.
(Exact before/after measurements are at home)

By all means these aren't the stiffest springs out there,
but at the same time most "guesstimates" put them at 10-15% stiffer than the stock SVT stuff.
Unfortunately, I've never found actual numbers on these springs,
but my driving experiences don't dispute the 10-15% claims.

Here's a side shot, from the secret fOCUS cave. [;)]
(215/45/17 tires)
 

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thats a 1/4" drop? no way. maybe it's the pic. but you look just as low as mine and I'm rollin the same tires 215/45/17's
 

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^^^I have an SVT.
It already started out 3/4" lower than your car.

Though, it has been determined in the past that I may have one of the lower ones from the factory:
 

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yes I see that now and will go cry from the humiliation I brought upon my self
 

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^^^LOL!

For comparison purposes, here's my car the day I brought it home:

Different side, but close to the same angle as my earlier post with the Koni springs.
As mentioned earlier, some have said mine is a bit lower than theirs (SVTF), and other have said theirs is the same.

polishlanman;
About where does your car sit?
Have you considered the Koni springs?
 

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Okay.

So the Koni Sport Springs lower less than H&R springs.

Hmmm, now we're getting closer. If only there was something that combined the near-stock height of Koni Sport Springs and the stiffness of the H&R Race Springs. Hmmm

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My car sits at stock height, or whatever the KYB AGX's and stock SVT springs give it.
I have considered any spring below a 1" drop. Yes I have considered Koni.
 

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Yeah, but i haven't been able to find it so i could see the cost, what it looks like, and other specs/info.
 

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PM FORDSVTPARTS on Focaljet, he's just like Mike over there and can get it for you. Or PM Mike, b16sir1991 here he can probably get it for you too
 
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