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      04-03-2013, 11:34 AM   #32
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Drives: 2011 E92 M3 6MT
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Katy, TX

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Originally Posted by phrozen06 View Post

I bought swift spec R springs along with Macht Schenell Spacers 15mm/12mm from EAS and had them installed. The spacers definitely improve the look/stance IMO.

The ride is slightly lowered but definitely noticable the minute you get in the car. Ride quality is close to stock but a little tighter which to me is better and my EDC is still fully functional. I definitely feel MORE PLANTED TO THE ROAD which is hard to achieve in an E9x ///M. I am very happy with these springs and spacers. Thanks EAS. Don't be fooled by the front wheel pic. Even though the front still has some wheel gap it is noticably lower by an inch.
The Swift Spec R springs looks like a better drop compared to the Eibach, H&R and most other springs, which drop the fronts too much and the rears not enough, resulting in too much rake. This is the main reason I switched from Eibachs to KW S/O, so I can adjust ride height and rake.

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