Half coilover half spring? - Club Lexus Forums

Go Back   > > > >
Log In 

Half coilover half spring?

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 03-17-14, 03:30 PM   #1
Lveyolfe
Rookie
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Location: Washington
Posts: 81
Default Half coilover half spring?




what are these? coilovers or lowering springs? why so cheap and will they work?
Lveyolfe is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-17-14, 06:27 PM   #2
tiger4life
Lexus Test Driver
iTrader: (15)
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Louisiana
Posts: 1,051
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Lveyolfe View Post

what are these?
Looks like you put an oem strut inside that spring.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Lveyolfe View Post
coilovers or lowering springs?
It appears to be a shorter lowering spring that you can compress (preload) to lower the ride height even more.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Lveyolfe View Post
why so cheap and will they work?
No specific engineering for you car. Your oem shocks are not valved for what I assume is a higher spring rate. They don't even mention spring rate in the ebay ad. You have to preload the spring to lower the car more whereas most new coilovers designs have adjustable mounts that don't preload the spring. You already make sacrifices with real coilovers, I'm sure the sacrifices in ride quality/longevity are ever greater with this. All that being said, it's your money, but I don't recall anyone on this site having those. I've had megan ez's onmy car the past few years.
tiger4life is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Megan coilovers tarponman RC F (2015-present) 4 04-25-16 12:19 AM
New Product Lexus RC coilovers and lowering springs by RS-R at CARiD carid CL Vendor Products for RC 1 03-15-16 08:40 AM
em usa coilovers? hostilesc Suspension and Brakes 0 04-26-15 08:21 PM
Function Form Type 2 Full Adjustment Coilovers SoCal_450h Suspension 1 10-04-14 06:17 AM
anyone try these Coilovers? btp Suspension and Brakes 18 04-27-14 09:23 AM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:46 AM.


Copyright © 2000-2016 Internet Brands, Inc. All Rights Reserved