[DML] Re: Eibach springs/shock set
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[DML] Re: Eibach springs/shock set



There is 3 positions to adjust the rear spring seats on PJ Grady's
shocksso I can fix it for the rear. James told that the final high is
reached after about 1000 miles and I put on them only 250 on them.

To mix shocks and spring, both parts must have the same working area.
After it's a matter of characteristics, you can use Eibach springs
with Spax, Koni or other brand of shocks.

I did not complain because handling is there (much much better than
before) and I think that PJ Grady's performance shocks are really good
with Eibach springs.

Regards,

Chris.

--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "Dave Swingle" <swingle@xxxx> wrote:
>
> Are the rear shocks that Chris used adjustable? I believe that if you 
> put the Eibach springs on rear shocks that are stock, or designed to 
> operate only at the stock height, the rear is going to sit low but 
> about 1/2 inch. The DMCH rears are adjustable to compensate for this 
> as part of the design. (So are Marty's by the way). I have no idea 
> why the front would appear high, unless the shocks you used are 
> severely pressurized. I have seen the same springs end up at 
> different heights on different cars for no particular reason. (yes - 
> we have swapped springs around cars trying to figure some of this 
> out).
> 
> Sometimes its not good to "break up" a system, and when you mix and 
> match different vendors' systems, you can't complain to the system 
> integrator since it's yourself. 
> 
> Dave
> 
> --- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, doki_pen <doki_pen@xxxx> wrote:
> >
> > That is definitely NOT the look I'm going for.
> >  
> > Jon
> > 
> > ----- Original Message ----
> > From: Christophe Vieira <chris_delorean@xxxx>
> > To: dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > Sent: Wednesday, December 14, 2005 12:16:06 PM
> > Subject: [DML] Re: Eibach springs/shock set
> > 
> > 
> > Hello,
> > 
> > I installed on my car DMCH Eibach spring and PJ Grady perfo shocks.
> > I use to drive fast and handling is really great with this setup and
> > yes, it could be better if ride was a little more firm. We do not 
> use
> > to drive "barge" in Europe. ;-)
> > 
> > The only "bad" point about Eibach spring is that the front is still 
> a
> > little too hight on my car.
>








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