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    LOWERING SPRINGS

    Advice req please gents.
    Looking at lowering the wifes A3 sportback Sline.
    I understand the Sline sits 20mm lower than std.
    Are the figures quoted on lowering springs from std height, ie 30mm lowering would lower her car by 10mm?
    Thanks in advance.

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    most spring manufacturers use figures relevant to standard height. H&R springs are meant to be a good job

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    H&R mate. Others dont give the drop quoted like eibach


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    Ive got S3 H&R -25 mm springs on my sportback and it's certainly sitting low.
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    Another vote for H&R
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    Yeah unless stated spring drops will be quoting from standard height. As mentioned the H&R springs are a good choice and the 50mm springs will give you around a 30-35mm drop on your S-Line.

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