lowering suspension

  1. catfood12

    New Koni H&R adjustables from CRS

    I bought my 2018 PV used at a year old privately. The first owner put a Maxx adjustable suspension kit on. Looking at their website, it's a cheap kit, but adjustable front and rear. It was OK, but I felt the front springs were too soft. The rears were great though. I had to adjust the front...
  2. SouthLondonT6

    Eibach Springs pictures - 30 or 50mm?

    Hi folks Considering Eibach springs but undecided between 30mm or the 50mm drop. Fairly heavy T6 camper on 20s with the rear end sag and up at front. Anyone got photos of theirs done and please say if they’re 30mm or 50mm dropped Thanks
  3. ChrisR

    The Pursuit of Suspension Happiness

    Yep, it's another suspension thread and it's a fairly long winded one, but...... It's time to move on from my B14s. It's important that I choose well this time, mainly because it's fairly expensive, but also because whatever I end up choosing will form part of the catalogue of upgrades I'll be...
  4. R

    Lowering without the ride being too hard

    Hi All, I'm looking at lowering without hardening the ride too much - I was thinking of H & R lowering springs (40mm) Keeping the standard shocks and installing an anti roll bar. Van will also be fitted with 18" wheels and new tires - would this work or does anyone have any other suggestions...
  5. Jayjmac

    For Sale Box of SoLow suspension T32

    Right the suspension is off! Haven’t had a chance to clean it up before I went away so just took a picture in the box. You get exactly what is in the original SoLow picture that I’ll add. You won’t get the top plates, drop links and the bushes you can see in the box. To be honest you won’t need...
  6. G

    Sold Eibach Raceline -50mm springs - Lime Green

    Hi, A friend went to coilovers last year and is now selling his raceline eibachs in lime green. we’re on his T32 from new for only a few thousand miles. £170 ono If anyone’s interested I’ll pass on his number
  7. Andyf

    Do Coilovers bottom out?

    Hi, Obviously B14,s are a harder ride and control the roll of the van, the dual shock system Chilli sell are a more comfortable ride still whilst controlling the handling of the van My question for owners of Coilovers is do yours bottom out or bang on a decent size bump or pothole The ones I...
  8. A

    Tow bar height on a lowered van?

    We are thinking of buying a T6 combi but it’s been lowered by 60mm does anybody have a van lowered by 60mm and tow a caravan with it and does the caravan look nose down at the front
  9. J

    T28 Campervan - Massive Suspension Upgrade

    So I have a brand new T6 camper conversion. I love it and it's amazing. The only issue I (had) was the ride and handling that I can only describe as driving a cross between a space hopper and a pogo stick. So this has been transformed in 2 stages as my budget allowed. 1st stage - brand new...
  10. J

    Coil springs - no spacing

    Just got my t6 it’s had cobra springs fitted all round on the rear the coils in the middle are all touching each other is this right
  11. cy294

    How do you measure coilover height?

    Had Stance+ fitted and yes I know it is a budget coilover and there are better ones out there which are more superior. However, how do you measure the ride height. I know with lowering springs they are either 40 or 50 mm but how do you know with coilovers. This is a picture I have taken and...
  12. S

    Koni shocks and H&R springs - help with dampening

    Hi all, I've been looking at suspension upgrades for quite a bit and managed to source some Koni 87-2645 adjustable shocks and H&R springs for cost price due to my mate working in a auto store, does anyone know how Soft or how Hard I should set the dampers for a SWB T28 with 20" wheels.
  13. Steve Hales

    Lowered 70mm

    Been across to Steve @CRS Performance this afternoon to get my T6.1 lowered. I went with the Koni/H&R coilovers down around 70mm, keeping my davenport alloys for a while but may change at a later date. The drive home was much better on the Koni/H&R’s, doesn’t feel like I’m on a boat now. I...
  14. R

    B14 Ride Height 18inch Wheels

    Hi, Has anyone got the B14 suspension kit fitted running 18inch wheels? I'm just about to get my T6 booked in and wondered what ride height to run at? My initial thoughts at 40mm. Thanks Russ
  15. M

    Bilsteins B14 Komfort

    Having my new van delivered today! Going straight to garage for wheels and the new Komfort Bilsteins. My garage say they haven’t fitted these yet and are excited to see the difference over standard Bils. I’ll post pic and a verdict next week.
  16. E

    Numpty lowering question

    OK so i acquired some 30mm lower eibach springs for my std 2016 T32. Today we gets the front shock off but the mechanic wasn't sure if there was enough adjustment on the shock top nut to compress the new shorter spring down. will it be fine or is there some spacers i might need under the top...
  17. Skip

    Lowering T32 Suspension with CRS Performance

    Hi, I'm new to the forum, sorry for one of my first posts being so long but I wanted to give a full review of @CRS Performance I collected my Silver T6 Kombi a month ago. The first thing we wanted to do was get it lowered. We were happy enough with how the standard suspension felt but wanted...
  18. cgtmiles

    Sold Genuine VW 30mm lowering springs

    Genuine VW 30mm lowering springs for sale. Only installed for ~2 months/1000 Miles. £150 collection from Herts. From a T28 but believe they will fit all non T32 vans
  19. K

    Ground clearance before lowering?

    Hello, I've had a quick look but I can't find the standard clearance under a t32 t6.1 SWB Kombi... I'm planning on swapping out to the Koni set up with CRS with a 40mm drop and would like to know what I'm going to be able to clear without scraping the unders.. many thanks
  20. LakesT6

    CRS Performance - Koni Special Active Dampeners

    I recently purchased a set of KONI Special Active shocks from Steve / @CRS Performance and thought I'd share my thoughts. The previous suspension set up was the 30mm sportline springs which were fitted when the van was nearly new on the standard shocks, I've driven approximately 25k miles in...
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