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Old 10-22-2013, 02:39 PM   #11
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Control arms are recommended (UPR, of course) but completely separate from the shock/strut/spring upgrade. So that's not a pressing issue. I personally installed springs on my car, and then shocks & struts about a year later. I'm a budget modder!
Did you have to do alignment after every upgrade?
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Old 10-22-2013, 05:57 PM   #12
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Did you have to do alignment after every upgrade?
Not with the stock style strut mounts because there's not really any adjustment there. Only the toe, which needs to be set when you install the springs.

But you certainly could align it again after the struts. I didn't.
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Old 10-23-2013, 08:33 AM   #14
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Control arms are recommended (UPR, of course) but completely separate from the shock/strut/spring upgrade. So that's not a pressing issue. I personally installed springs on my car, and then shocks & struts about a year later. I'm a budget modder!
That's a long time lol. They would probably never last that long in my city with these roads. How was the ride quality?
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Ride quality was fine. Running lowering springs on stock dampeners makes the suspension oscillate quickly, but it's not a problem. It just works better on upgraded shocks & struts.
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Old 10-24-2013, 12:44 AM   #16
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Yeah I started with EiBach pro springs on my 2013, then it got a bit nuts and its got Whiteline full suspension over haul literally everything :P Got a bit overkill but it handles soooo good hehe
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Ride quality was fine. Running lowering springs on stock dampeners makes the suspension oscillate quickly, but it's not a problem. It just works better on upgraded shocks & struts.
I heard reviews from people that the springs would make it feel crappy because they werent paired with the proper dampeners so that kinda talked me out of only getting springs.
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Old 10-28-2013, 03:38 PM   #18
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Could you post a pic of your car with 19in wheels? I am looking to purchase a set too.
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I didnt forget about about, just havent had much time lately do to things with. The first pic is before... these photos dont do any justice lol.
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I heard reviews from people that the springs would make it feel crappy because they werent paired with the proper dampeners so that kinda talked me out of only getting springs.
The thing is, "crappy" is subjective. Can you lower on springs only? Yep. Do I recommend it? Nope.

I daily drive on Koni Yellows.
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Those AMR wheels are nice can't wait till my 2013 svt wheels come in I was torn between the two!
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