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generic Jul 7, 8:38pm - #25515 
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TRD vs. TEIN vs. any other

alright guys i know this has been talked about before im sure but im starting to throw things up in the air again. i want to lower the celi soon and was going to go with TRD springs. but i have heard TEIN and some others are just as good and will lower it a little more too. so my question is whats my best choice when looking for a drop around 1.4(ish) - 2 inches and has the best ride overall quality overall? also if you could list the name/price of the product you recommend. i can get TRD springs for 150, TEINs for about the same. someone help a bro out here. thanks in advance thumbsup
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generic Jul 7, 8:58pm - #25516 
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vaio23 Jul 7, 9:04pm - #25517 
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If you want alittle more drop get hotchkis springs. I love mine! I got mine for around $190 dollars shipped.
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generic Jul 7, 9:21pm - #25518 
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a little more meaning...how much ? thanks bro thumbsup thumbsup
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vaio23 Jul 7, 10:07pm - #25519 
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I believe hotchkis is 1 3/8 front and 1 7/8 back
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TRD-1.2" - 1.3"drop
tiens-1.5" thumbsup

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yoru such a clown, i wish you lived in nyc, i would love to just give you the beating that youve probably never gotten in your life.
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generic Jul 7, 10:48pm - #25521 
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thanks everyone...so TEIN would be better if i wanted a little more drop then TRD. the quality should be about the same you think?
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TEINS! the best thumbsup

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dondiemand Jul 7, 11:27pm - #25523 

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i have Teins! i like them a lot! just the right drop! i know i'm being bias grin

get hotchkis, if you want to lower it a little bit more

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dea7hr0w Jul 8, 6:06am - #25524 
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it depends what type of driving you do, if your like my friends and go touring i would get tiens, but if your a daily driver just get TRD... because tiens are for main extreme drivers... although i do have TRD springs i wished tiens came otu with coilovers last years, i would of bought that instead... thumbsup
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2kgts Jul 8, 8:23am - #25525 
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anyone who has hotchkis springs please comment on how the quality of the ride is for street use..
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