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    cheapest way to lower mk4?

    hello guys,

    i have a mk4 1.6 sxi 3dr and it feels like it's too high even for standard form, and it sort of makes it look not-sporty lol. i am fine with the way it handles, dont want to improve that, but i want to drop it by maybe 50-60 mm?

    whats the best and/or cheapest way to achieve that?

    thanks

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    lots, and lots... of bricks/bags of cement/ fat people

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    Angle grinder

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    lowering springs mate but you may need to change the shocks as well as
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    Grinder is the cheapest way, not very safe though lol

    Some second hand 40mm lowering springs are your best bet
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    Lol

    I got a set of Jamex -40mm springs for £55 new delivered a few years back - keep an eye out on eBay and do a good Google search session

    Car will handle better and more comfortably with uprated shocks too, but not essential.

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    can you actually just cut your springs down with a grinder? lmao

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    Quote Originally Posted by nry View Post
    Lol

    I got a set of Jamex -40mm springs for £55 new delivered a few years back - keep an eye out on eBay and do a good Google search session

    Car will handle better and more comfortably with uprated shocks too, but not essential.
    I just bought them and fitted them today. £71 delivered from ebay 3000rpm.

    Said 40mm drop but my back end came down loads.

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    Got mine from toys4cars.co.uk but Performance3000 are good, I got my Jamex shocks from them.

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