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    Astra Mk4 question.

    I think i read somehwere that my Astra mk4 (2000) SRi is lower than other mk4s as standard.
    Can anyone confirm this?

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    yah 20mm from the factory.
    Previous Astras: 1994 Cesaro 1.8 16v | 2002 SXi 1.6 16v | 2001 Coupé 2.0 Turbo | 1999 LS 1.6 16v
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    I really didnt think this was the case beacuse my arch gap is bloody massive!!!
    I'l take a pic later and you'll see what i mean.
    Thx

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    SXi and SRi's are lowered -20mm lower than standard.

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    bare in mind other Astra models have smaller wheels etc
    My astra 03 SRI (16s) does nt sit noticealby lower than my parants astra 99 CDX (14s or 15s)

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    Quote Originally Posted by billybhoy
    I think i read somehwere that my Astra mk4 (2000) SRi is lower than other mk4s as standard.
    Can anyone confirm this?
    yeah sxi, sri and gsi are all lowered 20mm direct from the factory.
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    Is the sport lowered by 20mm too?
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    wouldn't like to say. i would guess so being sport.. but who knows.
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    Right here is a pic. Try telling the refugee i found hiding in my arch that this is 20mm lower than standard!

    http://www.jmcdaid.f2s.com/Picture(41).jpg

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    Seriously though i really think my astra sits higher than other Sri/sxi models. I intend to change the suspension anyway so its not that big a deal but its bugging me!
    Can anyone take a pic to compare?

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