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Old 09-24-2013, 04:17 PM   #1
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Need to lower my car asap!

I want it low, but not to the point where I'm scraping my car everywhere. Can i lower it more then 1.5" without problems ?
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Old 09-24-2013, 04:27 PM   #2
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Yeah 1-1.5 is good for a daily driver. Mine only has trouble at 1 with my front lip or mufflers on occasion. Its pretty much just learning to drive low
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Old 09-24-2013, 04:28 PM   #3
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Mines at least 2" or lower all around with 18X9 / 18X10 and I had to roll my rear fenders , and I scrap and bottom out on speed bumps

It's driveable.. I've seen lower
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I wana get rid of the nasty gaps is all, i always drive with caution. am i better off cutting, is it hard? or should i just get new springs ?
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It's better to just get springs, but you can cut them
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It's better to just get springs, but you can cut them
If its not too hard i might wana try before getting springs
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A good amount of people cut their springs an say it rides good still.
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Cut mine , no ride problems
But my springs are different than the GTs
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If its not too hard i might wana try before getting springs
It's not hard. u have to cut It with a wheel cutter. Cut your front springs on the bottom end the rear springs from the top
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It's not hard u have to cut with a wheel cutter
I can usually do springs and cut them in under a hour or 2 tops
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Old 09-24-2013, 05:13 PM   #11
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heat them with a torch and the weight from your car will make it lower
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^ don't do that lol
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+1^ it's a horrible way to lower your car.
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Old 09-24-2013, 05:20 PM   #14
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lol I wouldn't do it but he says asap and well that's a very quick and easy way
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lol I wouldn't do it but he says asap and well that's a very quick and easy way
Lol true that
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heat them with a torch and the weight from your car will make it lower
No wy
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Don't heat them. Just cut a coil on each one and if you want lower cut half more. By the way are those saleens side skirts
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Old 09-25-2013, 10:40 AM   #18
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Don't heat them. Just cut a coil on each one and if you want lower cut half more. By the way are those saleens side skirts
Thanks alot, do the stock springs hold well cutt ? And yes they are
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If you cut a coil off each one they'll do ok. I'd properly lower it though. Mine has a basic Tokico shock/strut and cheap BBK spring lowering combo and it drives very well, no scraping and looks great. You're going to want CC plates though. Get MM ones.
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