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    Help with my E46 loon.

    Now I ain't a massive fan of making stuff hit the road, but since I have put my 18" wheels on my Saloon the arch gap at the front is a bit excessive.
    I don't have any numbers right now, but will get some tomorrow and here is a picture:

    -orange-wheels-1-jpg


    I was thinking about Eibach lowering springs, but have seen on Ebay you can get a FK kit with front coilovers, rear shocks and springs, rear adjuster thingys and new drop links for 180 which is only 10 more than the lowering springs.


    So can you lot give me some advice about which is the best option/value?
    Not going to be going more that 30mm drop I reckon(will measure tomorrow) so maybe coilovers won't destroy the ride?

    Cheers!
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    Re: Help with my E46 loon.

    Go quality shock and eibachs

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    Won't be buying shocks Andy, what have you got on your E36?

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    billys and k/w springs 60/40 on 235/40/17s on my old 328

    ta technix coilovers and 215/40/17 and 205/40/17 nankangs ns2 sports(new all round) on the loon and new droplinks and polybushes up front
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    Help with my E46 loon.

    Quote Originally Posted by Spirit View Post
    Go quality shock and eibachs
    ^^^^^^^^^^
    That get some Eibach's then save up for good shocks

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    Get coilover's and get that slammed on it's ass...That's huge gap bet watch the wind dosent get under it and lift you away

    I had jom's on my E36 and they were spot on for a budget kit had no problem's with them at all and done exactly what was needed


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    Quote Originally Posted by meka View Post
    Get coilover's and get that slammed on it's ass...That's huge gap bet watch the wind dosent get under it and lift you away
    All right all right, rub it in why don't you

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    Quote Originally Posted by Stal1878 View Post
    All right all right, rub it in why don't you
    I'm just messing fella ive just went from a well slammed e36 to e46 coupe with the ci sport suspension and it's no far from your's but coilover's will be ordered next month for sure if not later this month then get new wheel's sorted


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    I take it thats coilovers as its dragging on the tarmack Andy

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