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Hey there! I have a 2001 2 Dr. civic. I want to lower my car and was wondering what brand are some good lowering springs? I don't want to get coilovers(too much $$$) so I need to know what brand is the best to get, and how much should they cost? Thanks!
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go with Eibach...check eBay or local shop...around $180 US
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Just don't drop your car too low or you will have to buy shocks.
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Theoratically, how much can our car be lower with no probrem to the shock?
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you guys should use the search function, we've posted these questions to death...

but to answer the questions:

Jay don't ask what brand is good, everyone here has different opinions. Personally, i use eibach.

Speedx3 thats tricky, you can go a good 1" - 1.5" and be okay, but spring quality and performance plays a factor into how much work the struts do, and how long they'll last. The eibach Pro-Kit (0.8" - 1.5" drop depending on who you talk to) are a good spring that are easier on your struts than an eibach sportline (1.0" - 2.0" depending on your source) would be.
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