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Old 10-14-13, 02:43 AM   #16
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How much are the springs?
RS-R quoted me 279 for the springs and 140 for shipping from Japan. Mid November they will have them in stock in the US and the shipping price will be much cheaper.
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Old 10-14-13, 05:30 AM   #17
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What's the drop on super downs?
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Old 10-14-13, 10:22 AM   #18
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What's the drop on super downs?
Just got off the phone w/ RS*R and super down is just about under 2inches of a drop while the down springs are just over 1"
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Old 10-14-13, 02:22 PM   #19
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Team RSR killing the 3IS suspension game right now
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Super downs. Is. Legit. Dont be a ***** jen. Its a lease.
Haha don't hate on my mild drop. Mild drops need love too.

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RS-R quoted me 279 for the springs and 140 for shipping from Japan. Mid November they will have them in stock in the US and the shipping price will be much cheaper.
Awesome! Right around the corner!

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Just got off the phone w/ RS*R and super down is just about under 2inches of a drop while the down springs are just over 1"
Thanks for posting the info here
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No problem Jen, I'm going to order the down around november in no rush to pay $$ for shipping lol
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Old 10-14-13, 02:37 PM   #21
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Here's a better shot of the profile of the car with the springs all settled in now:



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Old 10-14-13, 02:38 PM   #22
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No problem Jen, I'm going to order the down around november in no rush to pay $$ for shipping lol
Awesome!!! Wise choice
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I've noticed on springs usually the front tends to be higher.

Currently on the F Sport Springs, the front of my car is slightly higher, which is awful.

I couldn't see clearly on the pictures, but for the Super Down Springs, is the front higher? Even at all slightly?

What are the spring rates on the Super Downs?
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We need pics of the Downs and SuperDowns on cars with stock wheels. That will give a better idea of how low it is compared to stock.
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I've noticed on springs usually the front tends to be higher.

Currently on the F Sport Springs, the front of my car is slightly higher, which is awful.

I couldn't see clearly on the pictures, but for the Super Down Springs, is the front higher? Even at all slightly?

What are the spring rates on the Super Downs?
The front of my car is definitely lower than the rear on these RS*R springs. Here are some better shots that show the difference between the drop up front and drop in the rear:



As you can see, there is minimal gap up front.



Above, you can kind of see that the rear is higher. But this pic really shows there is substantially more gap in the rear than up front:



See that gap?

As for spring rates on the super downs, that I don't know- sorry!!! Maybe another member can chime in and answer?
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Old 11-07-13, 10:58 AM   #26
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We need pics of the Downs and SuperDowns on cars with stock wheels. That will give a better idea of how low it is compared to stock.
Sorry, already had the wheels installed when I got the springs. I'm sure there will be others who drop the car on stock wheels and can show what it looks like
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Old 11-07-13, 11:04 AM   #27
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do you need to get an alignment when replacing the stocks springs with the downs?
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Always get an alignment after installing springs.
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Old 11-07-13, 05:49 PM   #29
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The gap on the rears look bigger than expected... I hope they don't looks I high on the f sport rims
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Old 11-19-13, 04:14 AM   #30
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Think the tein s-tech are available now, think the drop is pretty much between superdowns and downs. Look forward to see someone run them. 1.5inch drop I think I read .
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