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1999.5 A4 1.8T - ride height question

Discussion in 'A4/S4 forum(B5 Chassis)' started by Kasper, Feb 10, 2004.

  1. Kasper

    Kasper New Member

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    My A4 has the sports package, is it already a little bit lower than without? I am planning on purchasing some 18's with 225/40/18. Will the car look too high if I don't mess with the suspension? I don't want to have to deal withwith scraping every where I go with a lowered car. Any input would be helpful. Thanks!
     
  2. AndyMac

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    Here are my 225/40/18's on standard sports suspension. I don't think it looks like an off roader.
     
  3. excursion

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    Lowered; no hard ride, no chaffage, no fuss.

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    Don't even rub with my girls in the back.
     
  4. Kasper

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    Thanks for the respond. Both of your cars look awesome! What I can see is I can probably get by without lowering it right away! I can see both of you has the same wheels, are those the 18" RS replicas made in Italy? What do you think of their quality? I am planning on getting a set of used Mille Emotions. What do you think?
     
  5. cbass

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    Excursion,
    What suspension set up do you have on there?
     
  6. cbass

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    BTW, Andy and kasper, just my .02 cents but I don't think the standard sport suspension looks bad at all with the 18's I actually like it. It looks a whole lot better than stock!
     
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    [ QUOTE ]
    excursion said:
    Don't even rub with my girls in the back.

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    PIMP! /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/shocked.gif

    Oh you meant your daughters /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/beerchug.gif
     
  8. excursion

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    I have no daughters /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/ooo.gif

    Brad - I purchased brand new OEM sport shocks, and paird them up with Eibach race springs /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/smile_smoking.gif
     

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