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    lower by how much ?

    hey just wonderin how much i should lower my mk4 astra? and what kit to use ,its on 17" and just looking for advicee cheeeers

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    all the way down on coilovers mate, if its practical for you to do, like would it affect your daily drive?
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    what 60 mm :O? hmm yeaa mostly every night lmao cruizing n'that lol
    what do you recomend ?

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    Mines lowered 60mm with irmscher splitter and doesnt catch on speed bumps etc, im gona get it down to 80mm soon tho and see how that goes.

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    oooh even not fully loaded:O?
    how much was your kit if you dont mind me asking just wana know a general price ?

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    Im tryna decide too pal.. thinkin about lowering it but am not too sure by how much, i was thinking 40mm for mine. but dont really know yet.

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    yeah tricky situation mate i dont wana spend alota money on it then after it wish i lowerd it more or the other way around lmao also not sure what to use my mate had bilsteins on his mk3 gsi and it was nice he had it lowerd 60mm all round and was nice but im not sure about how that would loook on a mk4 lol

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    Lower it as much as is practical for you. If you have a load of speed humps in your area, and carry rear passengers etc it might be wise keep it 40-50mm

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    naa not alot round here lol you got any advice on what i could use mate?

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    thats what im thinking, i dont want to change my mind once its done lol!

    and i have loads of massive potholes arround here and allso a ffew speed bumps, so thats why i was thinking 40mm.

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