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MichaelH
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Dec 18, 5:58am - #6384 
Which Springs To Buy

Ok, now that my 18"s are on my car, its time to lower it some. Anyone want to give me their opinion of the springs they have? I was thinking of going with TRD. I'm not looking to put it on the pavement, just want 1-1/2 inch drop. Thanks for the feedback.


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Dec 18, 6:30am - #6385 
Quote:
Originally posted by MichaelH:
just want 1-1/2 inch drop.
TRD will give you that. Personally I have hotchkis

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Dec 18, 11:35pm - #6386 
i've got h&r.
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Dec 19, 8:53am - #6387 
eibach sportline. all the way baby


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Dec 19, 11:41am - #6388 
If i buy knew springs to lower my celica do i need to to get knew shocks too?

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Dec 19, 3:37pm - #6389 
Does TRD make 2 different springs? The drop on my TRD is only a tad over an inch. With those, you won't need new shocks.

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Dec 20, 12:47am - #6390 
andy, last time i heard, TRD only makes one set type of springs for the celica.

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Dec 20, 5:26am - #6391 
Quote:
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If i buy knew springs to lower my celica do i need to to get knew shocks too?
Depends, you dont have too but Id suggest getting a new set because lowering springs will wear harder on the stock shocks, and if your doing the spring install yourself then youll only want to do this one time. Might as well put in new shocks while you have it all apart.

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Dec 20, 8:10am - #6392 
I have 18" Giovanna's on my Celica. With Eibach PRO-KIT Springs. This is a 1.2 inch Front Drop and 1.1 inch Rear Drop. I think it looks GREAT and feels GREAT... thumbsup


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Dec 20, 9:03am - #6393 
Quote:
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I have 18" Giovanna's on my Celica. With Eibach PRO-KIT Springs. This is a 1.2 inch Front Drop and 1.1 inch Rear Drop. I think it looks GREAT and feels GREAT... thumbsup
Do you got pics? (original + eibachs)

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Dec 20, 9:28am - #6394 
See the sig for how 18s with 215/35/18 tires will fit with TRD springs. smile

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Dec 21, 1:44am - #6395 
And if you fill the trunk and let 2 people sit on the back seat you don't scrape the body on the tires?

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Dec 22, 5:11pm - #6396 
I really need new shocks now

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