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      Any picts of Eibachs on a V70?

      A set of Eibach rear springs arrived today and I hope to get them in this week. A couple picts beside a set of stock T5 springs. Anyone have a profile picture of these on a V70 FWD?

      Just a little shorter than stock:

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      Re: Any picts of Eibachs on a V70? ([email protected])

      I had them on a 98 sedan, WAY too low for me, removed them
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      Re: Any picts of Eibachs on a V70? (JRL)

      Quote, originally posted by JRL »
      I had them on a 98 sedan, WAY too low for me...

      ...so they should be just about right!

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      more parts!

      Going through VADIS, it looks like I'm going to need some more parts:

      9461524 - Support plate
      3546435 - Spring anchorage

      I did notice the top bolt diameter for the Nivomat shock is larger so the hole coming through the mount on the non-Nivomat mounts must be smaller.

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      Re: Any picts of Eibachs on a V70? ([email protected])

      Your wish sir....




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      Re: Any picts of Eibachs on a V70? (adamjjohn203)

      Beautiful car man
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      Re: Any picts of Eibachs on a V70? (adamjjohn203)

      Oh god Volans on white wagon, oh god, I you!
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      Re: Any picts of Eibachs on a V70? (adamjjohn203)

      Thanks Adam, that height looks just right.

      Are you running OEM rear shocks or something else?

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      Re: Any picts of Eibachs on a V70? ([email protected])

      I'm running Eibachs front and rear with Koni FSD's 17" rims.

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      Re: Any picts of Eibachs on a V70? (Rsterns)

      hmm - do you have any full profile shots? I didn't see any on your signature link.

      It looks like your rear is slightly tucked where Adam's looks a tad higher. I'm wondering if the FSDs are dropping it a 1/2" or so.

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      Re: Any picts of Eibachs on a V70? ([email protected])

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      hmm - do you have any full profile shots? I didn't see any on your signature link.

      It looks like your rear is slightly tucked where Adam's looks a tad higher. I'm wondering if the FSDs are dropping it a 1/2" or so.

      Actually I don't believe that I do, however I'll have the opportunity to take some this week end, and can post it up Sunday night if you can stand the wait.

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      Monroe sansatrac shocks right now.

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      Re: Any picts of Eibachs on a V70?

      This is Nick's former T5 with H&R and Koni Sports:


      My T5 with weak rear OEM springs and worn Nivomats.

      I am hoping the Eibachs are close to the same height as the H&R but the picts of yours with Eibach & FSDs has me thinking I'll end up a little lower than I am shooting for.


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