Ford Mustang Forum banner

springs

  1. Bouncy ride

    5.0L Tech
    Hello 5.0L Tech! So I replaced my shocks, struts and springs with the Bilstein b6 and B12 Pro-Kit from Americanmuscle.com and the ride isnt nearly as soft as i thought it was going to be, granted ive only driven on it for about 30 minutes so im thinking it wont be as bad when things settle into...
  2. Fitting Lowering Springs

    5.0L Tech
    Hello 5.0L Tech! So i ordered the Bilstein B12 Pro-Kit from Americanmuscle.com and am having the hardest time trying to fit the new springs. The spring compression tools ive tried to use havnt worked, the internal one i was going to use, I wouldnt have been able to remove it after installing the...
  3. Rear Springs Question

    4.6L Tech
    I've searched this til I'm blue in the face, but wanted to get a little feedback / suggestions on rear springs. My 02 GT has the Eibach Pro-Kit that I swapped in from stock. With the Steed X2 ball joints, CC plates, etc, the front dropped a good 2", I think more than advertised but looks...
  4. Coilovers

    2011-2014 Mustang Talk
    So im having suspension issues, and one of my spring seems like its shot or on the way out so one side is about 1/2 in lower than the other, from my research its called spring fatigue. Anyway my setup currenly is SVE springs and Koni STR.T all around, is it possble to get coilover(or the...
  5. Suspension

    4.6L Talk
    Hi, it is my first time here and i am looking for a little advice. I have a 2001 Bullitt with some modifications on it. I currently have the eibach sport system suspension package on my car, but am, looking to change it. Any advice on the best handling packages?
  6. Lowered 09 GT Suspension Fix/Upgrade

    2005-2010 Mustang Talk
    Hello all, I lowered my car about 5 months ago with the SR Performance lowering springs. I only replaced the springs & panhard bar, I left everything else stock. When I replaced the springs, the bearings fell out of the mounts but we just put them back together and re-installed them. I also...
  7. Lowering 2009 GT/CS

    2005-2010 Mustang Talk
    Hello all, I hope this is the right place to ask this, if not, sorry. April of this year I finally got my first mustang. I had some money left over and thus my modding fever began. So far, I just did the basics - CAI, a tune, and axle-backs. I have always wanted to lower my car (even my last car...
  8. 2001 v6 mustang makes bad sound when taking off or if some one is in the car with me

    V6 Tech
    Hi! I have 2001 v6 mustang. I have a few problems. 1) the rear end. it seems to have a vibration pretty bad was told it was the axle on the driver side. so i bought a new axle threw it in and it made the sqealing stop but i still had the vibration. I thought maybe i changed the wrong axle so i...
  9. Has my 69 been lowered?

    Classic Tech
    Hey guys, I was wondering you guys could tell by this picture if my car has been lowered by the previous owner. It just feels like its pretty low to be stock. Also I bottom out on almost every speed bump with my exhaust pipes. Do they look too low? We just had all new exhaust put in by a really...
  10. 2006 gt - best springs??

    2005-2010 Mustang GT Tech
    I have a 2006 mustang gt with a stock suspension except a saleen sway bar... Bought a set of tokico d-specs off craigslist for an amazing $200, and now i want to look at a set of springs, i want to have a good rideability, but also i want to feel a good handling upgrade. I've looked at LMR's SVE...
  11. Lowering Project for the Winter

    4.6L Talk
    Hey guys, I am going to Florida this Christmas and I have been back and forth on what to do with my Mustang while I am there, and I have decided lowering it is what will give me the most bang for the buck. My budget is set to 1000-1100 dollars. I made a list and plan on ordering everything from...
  12. Noise after dropping the car w/ Eibach Sportline Springs

    Introductions
    Hi, Two days ago i dropped my car using Eibach Sportlines springs. I love the way the car looks and its aggressive stance. However, right after i went to my first ride with the new springs i could notice a a higher level of noise inside the cabin. Interestingly enough, i dont think this noise...
  13. Spindle removal without spring compressor ok? - brake conversion

    Introductions
    Hi New member here. thanks for the web site! I am replacing my drums with CSRP Granada kit. Before removing the spindles the instructions say to only raise the lower control arm a bit with a jack. I'm just curious if there is any pressure from the springs that may push the lower control...
  14. 1992 Mustang Notch. Need Suspension help.

    5.0L Talk
    Hi I just bought my first pony. Its a 1992 notch, I'm not sure where to start so I will just start with I know the car has been lowered by the previous owner. My concern is that it may not have been done correctly because I scrap like crazy on bumps while driving and tires rub during turns, I...
  15. Looking for advice on shocks/struts and springs

    2011-2014 Mustang Talk
    Hi, I have started collecting parts for the suspension on my 2012 V6 Performance Package and I'm looking for opinions and advice. So far I have UMI LCA's, UMI adjustable panard bar, Steeda sport springs and Steeda HD upper strut mounts (05-10) I'm also upgrading the shocks and struts, and...
  16. Cars Leaning

    Classic Tech
    Hello.... ever since i got this car its been leaning unevenly on the driver side. its a little low.. i took advantage on changing the shocks hoping it will fix the problem. i change all four shocks with brand new ones for a good deal of 40$ good shocks from Autozone.. Completed the swap still...
  17. Questions about Lowering springs

    2011-2014 Mustang Talk
    I just ordered some eibach lowering springs they are the sportlines and are supposed to drop 1.6inch in the front and 2.0 inch in the back... I also bought camber bolts to reduce the negative camber... I do not however have a pan-hard bar...my question is if anyone knows if this will mess up my...
  18. Anyone know how to properly drop a mustang on its ass?

    2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    Hey everyone I have a 2005 v6 mustang and would like to lower it about one and a half inches. I'm not very knowledgable on the subject but I'm pretty sure you can't just buy lowering springs and be done? Does anyone have any experience or knowledge on the subject? What all does lowering your car...
  19. How to perform a shelby drop?

    2005-2010 Mustang GT Tech
    hey all so i have been looking to modify my suspension now, i just put in new gas shocks from Monroe. what other upgrades do you think i should or could do? also i hear the shelby or arning drop gives you the best front end height for handling, i also understand that all you have to do is drill...
  20. strut questions

    4.6L Tech
    im in the process of lowering my 02 gt, i bought the eibach sway bars and ive ordered the sportline spring kit from eibach as well which lowers the car 2inches in the front and about 2inches in the rear. My question is what is a good strut set up to go with that will handle the 2inch drop and...
Top