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AzynPryd333
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Mar 23, 11:20pm - #10293 
Springs >

If i buy some lowering springs and take them off for the winter and put my stock springs. is it hard to place and replace them?

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Mar 23, 11:53pm - #10294 
I think you need a special tool. A spring compressor. That would be too much of a hassle for me. Could you get coilovers to adjust the ride height?

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Mar 24, 10:39am - #10295 
Coil-overs would be the best way to go. After raising or lowering the car you need to adjust the alignment either way (coil-over or replacing). Alot of auto parts stores rent spring compressors so it's just the hassle of doing the work. Hope this helps.
Robert


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Mar 24, 11:38am - #10296 
thanks everybody. got one more question is it hard to adjust them

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Mar 24, 11:39am - #10297 
o yeah i need to get shocks too right?

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Mar 25, 1:49am - #10298 
yea, you need shocks.

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Mar 25, 9:21am - #10299 
If you get real coil-overs, they are a complete unit - shock tube with threaded collar, spring, etc. If you get a kit that is just the "slip on" threaded collar and spring then you would have to get shocks or use your stock shocks.
Robert


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