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elcobra44
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PostSubject: Eibach Sportline Springs on my Charger   Fri Dec 28, 2007 6:50 pm

DodgeDude99, Shawn, came by early one Sunday morning and installed some springs while I tried to help.. Smile These are the Eibach Sportline springs and claim to give a 2" inch drop over stock.

Flanman over on LX hooked me up with some rear shocks from his R/T to replace the Road and Track load levelers.

Here's the front spring comparison...





The first interesting find for the day was the mouse pee and poop under the driver's side strut cap... 🤢



Most of the installation went smoothly, aside from me renting the wrong spring compressor and both of us not reading the instructions until we were half done.. Shocked











On to the rear... I actually thought these were going to be the easier of the springs to install, but I was wrong. It went alright, once we knew exactly what we needed to do...











This picture speaks for itself... Laughing



And now, the results!

The car sits really low.. Almost too low with the shorter tire height, but I'm happy. I've been told the car looks noticeably more aggressive.

As far as the ride quality, so far it feels solid..







Many, many thanks to Shawn for helping me out with this.. There's no way I could have tackled this on my own! cheers
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PostSubject: Re: Eibach Sportline Springs on my Charger   Thu Jan 10, 2008 1:32 pm

Looks awesome! Much better now that it sits lower. That got rid of the whole 4x4 look. Very Happy

I might lower my car just a little, maybe an inch or so with Roush springs, but that will be after some other things are done first.
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PostSubject: Re: Eibach Sportline Springs on my Charger   Sun Jan 13, 2008 7:20 pm

you will drop even more and with those tires i forsee trouble when they settle...im very low with my stock tires, u might be in trouble with time...
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PostSubject: Re: Eibach Sportline Springs on my Charger   Sun Jan 13, 2008 7:26 pm

I'm betting I'll be alright if I can upgrade to some 20" rims and some more practicle tires.. I hope.. Smile
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PostSubject: Re: Eibach Sportline Springs on my Charger   Sun Jan 13, 2008 7:56 pm

elcobra44 wrote:
I'm betting I'll be alright if I can upgrade to some 20" rims and some more practicle tires.. I hope.. Smile

yeah with bigger rims you'll be fine:)
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