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    I'm interested in lowering my car but I have heard budget coil overs can make the handling unpredictable, so I'm now torn between coil overs and something like this?
    What are your thoughts?
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    If you don't have the money for a decent set of coilovers, I'd say go for a suspension kit. I had a set of cheap coilovers and I found them absolutely rubbish. Very harsh ride and poor handling on anything else than perfect tarmac.
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    Everything else is just stuff.
     
     

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    +1 on what mistreku said, only buy coilovers if you spending good money on the, cheap coilovers are harsh and will only ruin everything around them i.e bushes. i would pay anything between £500 and £1000 for coilovers anything under that would be shocks and springs


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    ^^^What these guys say (from personal experience, even £600 coilovers have the potential to make you hate an otherwise excellent car).

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