[V8] V8 Digest, Vol 66, Issue 16
pl510er at comcast.net
Sun Apr 19 20:35:40 PDT 2009
Sorry, I got it totally wrong. Should have looked at the subject line more
carefully. Yes, doesn't look lowered, but it is -- you'll know what I mean.
Hope you can find one easily. Shin, The Idiot.
From: Ron Wainwright [mailto:ron_01056 at yahoo.com]
Sent: Sunday, April 19, 2009 11:52 AM
To: Shin Hoshikawa
Cc: v8 at audifans.com
Subject: Re: [V8] V8 Digest, Vol 66, Issue 16
--- On Sun, 4/19/09, Shin Hoshikawa <pl510er at comcast.net> wrote:
> From: Shin Hoshikawa <pl510er at comcast.net>
> Subject: Re: [V8] V8 Digest, Vol 66, Issue 16
> To: v8 at audifans.com
> Date: Sunday, April 19, 2009, 12:46 PM
> I'm not sure using stock V8 springs on your 20vt is a
> good choice to lower
> the car.
What are you talking about? I didn't ask for stock V8 springs... if I wanted
stock V8 springs I'd pillage my parts stash for the many sets I have. V8
stock springs will actually raise the car a bit.
>I do have a 91 200 20V Sedan with lowering
> springs for V8. The
> effect of the lowering is rather interesting because the
> set was designed
> for heavier cars, so I assume.
True in that the V8 is a bit heavier than a 200 20v
>The end results - the car
> does not look
> like it's been lowered to unsuspecting eyes, but when
> you get in or out of
> the car, you do feel the difference - it is much lower than
> normal. How do
> I know?
>Because I have another one with stock springs to
> compare. Every
> time I get out of my car with V8 springs, I feel the ground
> is much much
> closer. In fact, I like the lowering effect for my daily
I have no idea how that makes any sense @ all???? It doesn't look lowered...
but is???? impossible!
> course, for all-out track applications, it may not be low
> enough or stiff
If I wanted a setup for track I'd just put my 2B front & rear coilovers
with Koni adjustables & 750/800lb spring rates from my Black V8 5sp mit 4.2
on my 200 20vt. But all I want is a used set from eather a V8 or a //scar
> Message: 3
> Date: Tue, 14 Apr 2009 10:13:49 -0700 (PDT)
> From: Ron Wainwright <ron_01056 at yahoo.com>
> Subject: [V8] Need lowering springs
> To: v8 at audifans.com
> <957429.28709.qm at web65501.mail.ac4.yahoo.com>
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> As subject states. There for my 20vt. I thought I seen
> someone say they had
> a used set they pulled off there V8's?
> Shoot me a mail off list please.
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