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|08-16-2010, 09:23 AM||#1|
FS: UUC v2 springs. $225obo Shipped.
Price Update: $225 Shipped
For sale is a set of UUC springs v2 in excellent condition. Installed on my ZHP sedan at 25k miles. Uninstalled at 41k miles due to coilover upgrade. Coil springs never go bad like dampers do. UUC springs sits lower than any other brands that are non-coilovers and perfect on stock or upgraded dampers. Asking $225obo shipped.
From UUC site:
UUC Motorwerks Tuned Spring Set v.2 for E46 sedan and coupe.
New "version 2" springs give a very slight rake with 100% compatibility with original struts and shocks.
With the plethora of aftermarket spring choices on the marketplace, why in the world would we have our own spring sets made?
Because we wanted aftermarket springs to do what we wanted them to do.
After being frustrated with the choices available, we discovered that there was a method for lowering the car, allowing for slightly better handling, without the need for changing out the OEM shocks. Some manufactures already offer "sport packages" from the factory where they simply install different springs (slightly stiffer and lower) and different sway bars (typically larger, to produce less body roll). We looked to produce a set of springs for the cars that do not have this option, tweeking the car just that much more.
The current problem that exists is complete incompatibly between what current spring manufactures determine what "sport springs" should be with their respective rates. Additionally, the current shock manufactures are no better marketing "sport shocks" for springs that do not exist. If they only would talk and work together, would we have a happy medium with any shock/spring combination NOT from the factory. Typically, you have to have shock custom-valved for specific springs, for whatever you're looking to achieve. Yes, this is normally a pricey option (a good set of coilovers can start at $2000 and up).
Our goal was to produce a set of performance springs without the common issues found with current offerings. Our goals were:
* Lower the car just substantially, reducing the unsightly fender gap.
* Maintain most of the factory suspension travel (travel is good for everyday driving such as potholes and driveways)
* Maintain most of the factory alignment settings (lowering the car too much does funny things to the alignment)
* Most importantly, allow them to work reasonably well with factory shocks.
Below is a pic of the car on UUC springs:
Last edited by Au2bahn; 09-04-2010 at 10:39 PM.
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|08-16-2010, 09:25 AM||#2|
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Fairfax, Va
My Ride: Noble|M3|M3|ZHP
woah i didnt know these things existed. Damn i would have bought these instead of my cup kit! GLWS and sick car!
*NO F-BOMBS IN SIGS*
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2004 Noble M12 GTO 3R
1998 M3 Coupe
1996 BMW M3
2003 330I ZHP
1998 Honda Civic - Sister Totaled
2002 330CI - SOLD
2006 CBR 600RR - SOLD
1995 M3 Coupe - SOLD
1988 325E - SOLD
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|08-20-2010, 01:36 PM||#5|
Join Date: Oct 2008
My Ride: 330ci, 86.5 hardbody
they are lower with sports suspension too!
ESS TX2, 3.38 Diff, K&N CAI, 19" LM's, UUC TSE3,
30 LED AE, OEM MT2 Front & Rear,
CF CSL Trunk, Black Kidney Grills, Smoked Corners,
Painted Reflectors, M3 Steering Wheel,
ZHP Shift Knob, Clutch Stop, Shark Injector,
15mm Spacers, 3k DDM HID Fogs, OEM M3 Hood,
Coilovers, UUC Sways, and many more..
|08-22-2010, 12:40 PM||#6|
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Kansas, United States
My Ride: 2001 330i 5spd ZSP!!
pm me if u still have them!!!! cuz i will buy!
Dinan Cold air intake
Orion V2 angel eyes
18' tsw rims
clears all around
weighted shift knob
CSL Front bumper
Red sharpie mod
M3 lip spoiler
UUC Stage 2 Lightweight Aluminum Flywheel
UUC Performance Organic Clutch
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