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      07-27-2013, 10:09 PM   #1
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Lowering ZCP

Is it worth it to lower with competition package. As I understand it it had as somewhat different suspension set up. Does it use same aftermarket springs and/of coil overs as those without ZCP?

Thanks for the input.
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      07-28-2013, 06:28 AM   #2
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Same aftermarket coils for both zcp or non zcp
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      07-28-2013, 10:32 AM   #3
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I lowered my 2011 ZCP with B&G springs and E36 bumpstops and the ride is better than stock with a way better stance. Especially the front. EDC is what makes some coil/sleeve packages not compatible but for springs you should be all good with anything specifics to your E9X model.
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Lowered on kw sleeves . Good stuff . Not great for track.
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Kw sleeves are garbage. The bottom out to easily, the rebound is too much and the rear perches are metal on metal (stock and high end coil overs have a rubber gasket) and add a lot of road noise.

I would either get BG or eibach springs which use the stock rubber gaskets that keep road noise the same as stock.

Btw, my kw sleeve over is for sale. LoL.
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