springs

  1. 5dr Spacers and Springs

    Greetings all the way from Egypt! I own a 5dr hatch that came with 17s as standard (SE?). I wanted to change the wheels but could only go with 18s because of the seriously crappy roads over here. The wheels are 18x8j with a ET45. I'm looking to close that nasty wheel gap and have a nice stance...
  2. g_berserk

    Lowering Springs Installation Advice

    Hi everyone, I have a set of new lowering springs for my cupra 265 in the mail, and was wondering if should tackle the install with the help of a friend. We have tools, some experience with other cars, but no access to a lift, just jack and stands, and have never worked on any MQB based car...
  3. Sean McNally

    Lowering Spring/Coilover suggestions MK3 1.6TDI

    Hey guys looking a few suggestions/pictures if possible on lowering springs/coilovers ive searched the forum and seen some nice pics of some FR’s and Cupra’s which are spot on but wondering if anyone like myself has a measly 1.6tdi mk3 and could help, im mostly looking to improve the look of the...
  4. Sean McNally

    New here looking suggestions on lowering springs/coilovers

    Hey guys looking a few suggestions/pictures if possible on lowering springs/coilovers ive searched the forum and seen some nice pics of some FR’s and Cupra’s which are spot on but wondering if anyone like myself has a measly 1.6tdi mk3 and could help, im mostly looking to improve the look of the...
  5. PP BennyC

    First mods for your Cupra 280/290/300

    Hey all, Just a quick one from your friendly sponsor, we've been gathering lot's of feedback from our Leon Cupra customers about what their favourite and best 'bang for buck' first mods have been, here's the article we've written up on the subject with a bit of insight into how each part affects...
  6. V-Maxx lowering springs

    Hi , I have a Seat Ibiza Sport Coupe 6J 1.4 2010 I am wondering has any one ever uses V-max or heard anything about them they are offering springs at a reasonable price , I’d use them for day to day driving basis such as commenting and works ect Thank you in advance Dan
  7. New - Owner of 2016 Ibiza Cupra Black

    Hi, new to this forum... first question straight off the bat, I’m thinking of lowering it to start off some much wanted modifications, but it’s a struggle trying to find some decent advice on which springs to use, I want to keep the budget fairly low but at the same time I want what’s best for...
  8. Returning suspension to standard (Cupra 6L)

    I've been sourcing parts to revert my Cupra back to standard ride height/suspension and ditching the coilovers. The number of those narrow 'dome' speed bumps appearing my way are making my commute unbearable. Tbh the coilovers were already on the car when I bought it so no major worries in...
  9. Going from lowered to original suspension

    Hi all, Had the 290 SC running on lowered springs for 3 years now (from new) and as I’m intending on buying the car when the balloon payment comes up next month I’m thinking of putting the original springs back on. I don’t think I can continue with the absolutely awful comfort anymore (maybe...
  10. Suspension/handling issues and advice.

    Hi, I have recently purchased a MY10 Ibiza fr 2.0tdi Long story short, bought it blind with mods. Coilovers that came are joms (budget) knocking from NSF AND NSR. Just replaced with oem front and rear shocks and second hand H&R lowering springs. Here’s the problem the oem shocks and H&Rs came...
  11. JHox

    Lowering Advice

    Looking to lower my facelift Leon. Don't want to go coilovers because I want to retain as much comfort as possible and I like the drop from just springs on the Leon. The options I have come to are as follows: - H&R 40mm Cup suspension kit (Shocks and springs) £500+ - H&R 40mm springs £230 -...
  12. Seat creaking...

    This is quite a difficult one to search for... as "Seat Ibiza" and "Ibiza seat" get a lot of hits :-) My Ibiza'a passenger seat has started creaking really badly if you lean back into it the top part makes a creaky noise I've had the seat apart but I cannot see a culprit - in fact, taking it...
  13. Lowering a Leon SE Tech 15mm like the FR

    I've recently bought a Leon 1.4 SE Tech 2016 plate with the standard 16"alloys. The tyre to wheel arch gap is a bit too big so I want to reduce it. However, I don't want to drop it loads because at the end of the day its our family car. I love how the FR looks (I didn't get it as it was our of...
  14. TRUMPY

    LC lowering springs

    please could someone advise me on a good set of lowering springs, and the amount to lower it by without effecting the anti roll bar, currently on 18" LCR wheels
  15. davyboy

    Anyone thats fitted Eibach Sportline springs

    Quick question for those who have fitted Sportlines do you or have you used two new axle bolts read someware that its a must to get new ones is this true and is there a correct torque setting for these.
  16. tills7

    springs ...... again!

    I'm sure there are over 50,000 suspension related posts on here but all I wanted was a answer that was specific to my car and needs so thought id post, see what I get back. I'm looking at fitting some lowering springs, cant be forking out for coilovers atm (later date i'm sure) - having the...
  17. Misterious springs in front seats

    Hi people. have had 2 fairly large (6 inch) springs pop (bang) out from under the passanger and driver seats. the springs are located below the lever that controls the seat hight although i dont think the 2 are linked. All seat functions are still working so i cant understand what these...
  18. Jimski

    SuperSport 35mm Front - 50mm Rear - Shock and Springs

    Evening! I know that Truss has asked the question about whether Supersport can consider making us happy by supplying a 35mm front, 50mm spring/shock kit for ibiza mk4. Just thought this thread could be a follow up to my thread asking a similar question generally and help everyone else...
  19. Gunnie

    Thinking of getting new springs

    What do you recommend?? Talking to Will (P-Torque) today after my map he mention Eibech what do people think of these;)
  20. Lowering Springs

    Hi guys, depending on how cash flows lol, i would like to lower my car on springs about 40mm drop. What are the best ones for comfort and quality on a budget of about £150? Don't want anything that is going to cause the interior to creak any more than it already does lol!
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