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fabric862
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fabric862 Jan 18, 7:44pm - #377307 
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What is the best lowering spring?

and how much should my gts be lowered? where is the cheapest place to buy?
Thanks and god bless you all.
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bmw52786
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bmw52786 Jan 18, 7:47pm - #377308 

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b4 everyone flames you... search button!

and you need to be more specific, how much do you want to lower it, do you want to lower it enough where you need new shocks or do you still want to use the stock ones... etc

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speed_celica
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speed_celica Jan 18, 9:02pm - #377309 

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Depends how low you want and what size of wheels you have. I have 18" and Hotchkis springs. I'd say the ride height is perfect, and it's a good balance between performance and comfort. They'll lower the rear of the car more than the front so the car looks more levelled! thumbsup
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VSGTS14
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VSGTS14 Jan 18, 9:35pm - #377310 

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you need to think about what rims you want, if a body kit is planned, and how low you actually want to go

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mrluilou
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mrluilou Jan 18, 10:48pm - #377311 

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Just get some eibach springs from the store thumbsup

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Drifter
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Drifter Jan 18, 11:00pm - #377312 
2000 Red Toyota Celica GTS
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AHH! You don't need lowering springs!!



You need to put a lift kit on it!! rofl
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CelicaOwner11
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CelicaOwner11 Jan 19, 3:16am - #377313 
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i have 225.40.18 and im planning on getting TRD springs...
i was not going to get springs and get a kaminari kot or something..cuss for some reason they look low already...

i live in a city full of bumps, hills, pot holes and high sidewalk entrances to garages. i cant even make it with stock hiehgt...i have to slant hella..

so will this be a problem still? having 225/40/18 with TRD springs and going up my garage?

thanks..

kit is a must becasue i hate how the celica GT looks in the side profile...too long and too narrow..imo
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Polykarb
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Polykarb Jan 19, 3:49am - #377314 

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Uhh the best springs are stock, once you cut them, your ride will be [email]M@D[/email] TYTE and get all of the trailer trash whores! j/k! rofl

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Larry_GTS
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Larry_GTS Jan 19, 5:26am - #377315 
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prokit smile
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bmw52786
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bmw52786 Jan 19, 5:39am - #377316 

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tein s-tech 1.4" drop

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SatinSilverGTS
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SatinSilverGTS Jan 19, 9:00pm - #377317 

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Tein S Tech, Ebay Karuma Motoring $134 shipped I believe

Remeber this when trying to out run the Police "There Isnt a car on earth that can out run the ole Motorola!"
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vietnamese2004
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vietnamese2004 Jan 20, 12:09am - #377318 

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yea i have tein s tech. w/ 17's i love it
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Gen7fan
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Gen7fan Jan 20, 12:14am - #377319 
2003 silver streak Toyota Celica GT
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Tanabe GF210, love em!!!! thumbsup
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AZZKIKR Jan 20, 1:14am - #377320 

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ATL GA
hotchkis drop springs... $135 from Nopi
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Nine49Kid
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Nine49Kid Jan 20, 1:39am - #377321 
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yeah the tanabes are pretty good, ive always loved tanabes
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