st185 springs on st165?

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st185 springs on st165?

Postby Kennyj » Tue Oct 12, 2004 8:25 pm

I was just wondering if i could by springs meant for the st185 and put them on my st165 struts, they dont seem different to me, but i thoughtd i check it out
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Postby ___Scott___ » Wed Oct 13, 2004 8:46 pm

I recall that someone wanted to increase the ground clearance on their 165 and tried 185 springs... only to find that it actually lowered the car about an inch.

I don't remember if the post was on the old board or the new one. Maybe someone else remembers the details.
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Postby Kennyj » Wed Oct 13, 2004 9:19 pm

what about some aftermarket 185 springs? im guessing if the stock 185 springs work on the 165 then aftermarket 185 springs should work as well?
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Postby Gary » Wed Oct 13, 2004 9:25 pm

IF the stock ST185 springs lower ST165 by 1 inch,
aftermarket springs for st185 will even lower ST165 more.
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