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      12-26-2016, 12:07 AM   #1
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AFE springs?

Came across Afe lowering springs for around the same price as h&r. Are there differences in performance and reliability?
Just wondering because I have never seen these before.

http://afepower.com/afe-power-410-50...wering-springs
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i believe they are relatively new to the springs and swaybar market. i have always thought they make pretty good product, but i think they were a little late to the e9x suspension market and thats why you don't see a lot of people running their springs.
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i believe they are relatively new to the springs and swaybar market. i have always thought they make pretty good product, but i think they were a little late to the e9x suspension market and thats why you don't see a lot of people running their springs.
Thanks, I can't see why they would be any different. After all they are just springs not coil overs. Also, how soon should I get an alignment after installing, I've heard you should wait for the springs to settle before doing it.
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in my experience on the forums, "lowering" springs are all just about the same recipe. i don't think i have ever seen anything claiming one lowering spring is superior to another. shocks, yes, there are different materials, valving, capabilities, adjustments, etc.. lowering springs, not so much.
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So i installed them a few days ago and so far they ride very smooth. AFe claims a 1 inch drop in the front/rear yet i am unconvinced my car had dropped at all in the past 100 miles.
Can someone with zcp springs measure from the ground to the middle of the fender on an even surface so i can add how much these truly lower the car.
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So i installed them a few days ago and so far they ride very smooth. AFe claims a 1 inch drop in the front/rear yet i am unconvinced my car had dropped at all in the past 100 miles.
Can someone with zcp springs measure from the ground to the middle of the fender on an even surface so i can add how much these truly lower the car.
you have a zcp car... did you maybe order "regular" height springs for it?
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you have a zcp car... did you maybe order "regular" height springs for it?
No they claimed 1 inch drop for zcp cars
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