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I recently purchased the Hotchkis coils from My.IS store. I was too big of a puss to install them myself, but a local shop did it for $140. That was too good to pass up. Anyway, I'm very happy with the look (even with stock rims). Also, the ride is very similar to stock, but far less body roll in the corners. Anyone out there deciding whether to take of advantage of the Hotchkis for $120 shipped, I say go for it. I'm really happy with mine.
 

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maybe a few pics....if you have time...i think everyone considering buying them would like to see....thanks
 

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I just picked up while on my lunch hour. It may be awhile before I post pics. I know that I have run across a couple of pictures of drops on stock rims.
 

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I must have had some sort of "hell yes!!!" in my voice when he told me $35 because he had to tell "per spring". I couldn't believe it was that cheap, either.
 

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nice pics =D
 

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Looks very good...Makes me wanna do it...
 

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that clean drop dude and your car is looking good
 

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Yes, still stock shocks. No problems at all, except that I have to be a little more careful on inclines and other obstacles. :bigSmile: I don't drive it too hard, but if you noticed, I live in West Virginia. There are enough turns in everyday driving to be able to say that it has less body roll.
 

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im getting mine installed for FREE!!! best girlfriend in the world's dad runs a place who will do it for free for me...

so im just waiting for a day he can install them...

any side profile pics?

im rolling on 19"s so im hoping this will be a perfect drop(body right above tire)

like you said inclines are bad...well i live in san francisco..haha...im hoping all is well...
 

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Sorry I didn't get any pics from the side. The car was parked between mine and the neighbor's house. Too close to fit the whole car in the shot. Good luck with the 19's, but sounds like you may be a lucky person. Can't beat free!
 

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damn thats hot...free is not beatable!! let us know how the ride is with them 19s on and the drop...
 

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from the pictures, seems like it didn't drop much.
after I installed Hotchkis springs, I kept scratch the front mud guard.
However, I am so happy with cornering.
By the way, I would recommend changing swaying bars instead of springs if anyone is looking for cornernig performance instead of the drop.
 

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I think the drop was about what was promised. An inch and a half in front and one inch in rear. The rear wells would look more full if I had some new tread. Damn this car is hard on the rear tires......or is it me that is hard on the rear tires? Regardless, I like the look.
 

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GingX69 said:
I think the drop was about what was promised. An inch and a half in front and one inch in rear. The rear wells would look more full if I had some new tread. Damn this car is hard on the rear tires......or is it me that is hard on the rear tires? Regardless, I like the look.
Looks good man, not too drastic but clean
 

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ride quality?

GingX69 said:
Sorry it took so long for the pics. No exotic locations - just the driveway.
Here's another link, too.......
http://pg.photos.yahoo.com/ph/gingx69/album?.dir=/d56f

Hows the ride quality compared to stock? Is it really stiff? Im savings for a tien setup. I dont want to ride quality to be stiff like on my integra i had.

Thats a good price if it didnt affect ride quality too much. What do you estimate the drop be? From the pics maybe about a inch all the way around?
 
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