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Default best place to get intrax springs?

i thought i saw them on ebay in the past for like, $200, but i don't see them i've decided i want them, if for no other reason than for the looks i went cruising on the main strip last night, and every other car was slammed to the ground, i felt like an SUV but either way, i do want the intrax springs, anyone know where i can find them for under $300?
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has them for 230 plus shipping.

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SWEET!!! thank you!! with that price, they might be ordered tomorrow
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I've had mine for a few years and still like them a lot. You may require a stiffer shock to dampen the stiffer spring, but you could wait and see for yourself. I have Intrax and Bilsteins. Don't forget to cut off one bulb from your front bump stop.
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I've had mine for a few years and still like them a lot. You may require a stiffer shock to dampen the stiffer spring, but you could wait and see for yourself. I have Intrax and Bilsteins. Don't forget to cut off one bulb from your front bump stop.
cut one bulb... got it will it rub if i do that?
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The lowering springs might cause rubbing. The reason to cut the bulb off the bump stops is because you will constantly be bottoming out against the stop.
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The lowering springs might cause rubbing. The reason to cut the bulb off the bump stops is because you will constantly be bottoming out against the stop.
Good luck, madman!!
i'm just trying to help myself stay away from any more curbs
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I've had mine for a few years and still like them a lot. You may require a stiffer shock to dampen the stiffer spring, but you could wait and see for yourself. I have Intrax and Bilsteins. Don't forget to cut off one bulb from your front bump stop.
Seems like some have this issue, and some don't. I also have the intrax + bilstien combo (trimmed the fronts for more drop) but I never had to cut a bulb off of the front bump stop. Interesting.
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i'm just trying to help myself stay away from any more curbs
Just a suggestion mind you... S-L-O-W D-O-W-N
Joe, do you mean you cut the spring to drop the front?
I put Intrax in the rear so far and the front is goin in by late spring, but I'm shimming them to about half the drop and I'm running Billstein Touring dampers.
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Just a suggestion mind you... S-L-O-W D-O-W-N
that too... though i have found i enjoy cruising at about 35mph but only on cruise night, lol
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yep I cut a half coil off the fronts... Probably will do some more
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Here's a recent dirty photo. This is the intrax set with about a 3/4 coil chopped in the rear, and a little more in the front. The tires are 195/50/16. Nothing bigger would work well. I cut the bump stop initially, but found the rear tires would rub the inside of the wheel well, and put stock level bump-stops back in. There's only about 1.5" of spring travel in the rear until the stops are hit.

Intrax are quite a decent spring I've found, and they aren't very expensive, so cutting them up isn't too hard to stomach.

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I am also considering Intrax for next summer. Ebay HAD them, but not anymore it seems.

RM, that is a nice drop, i'm sure it handles nice too. BTW, did you get my pics of the K&N?
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Here's a pic of mine with intrax. Due to the fat wheel arches I've only got about a fingertip gap at the front tires. The rear tires rub on the arches with more than two occupants. Worth it though

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I have a used set. PM me.

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I am also considering Intrax for next summer. Ebay HAD them, but not anymore it seems.

RM, that is a nice drop, i'm sure it handles nice too. BTW, did you get my pics of the K&N?

It's not bad, corners really well, but it's really quite a rough ride. I saw the picture you sent, I sent you a PM back, did you get it?
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Here's a recent dirty photo.
That looks bad. Was it you who wrote the SPG panel install guide? Thanks and nice car.
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That looks bad. Was it you who wrote the SPG panel install guide? Thanks and nice car.
Bad as in good or bad as in ......bad? Yeah, that write-up is my brain-child. Took way too much time. I'm glad people are getting use of it though!
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Im buying springs in the next couple of days and was looking at getting these

http://www.saabperformanceparts.com/item192.htm Anyone running them? I see people with the brad springs, and the Intrax, but not the springs from SPP.
Any info would be great!
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