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    Default Can City Springs Be Fitted In Vitz/Platz

    hi guys. i own a 03 Platz and i often face clearance problems as the rear of the car is pretty down after installation of CNG. i once read over here on PW that someone has installed City springs in the rear to give height to the car. i m not for the spacers as they ruin the ride comfort. so please guide me, can i fit honda city rear springs in my platz for bette ground clearance? and what are the disadvantages if i do so ?

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    as i have said many times before, fitting springs which were not designed and tested for your vehicle WILL make it unstable (dynamically) and can lead to more problems.

    you are better off trying to source some stiffer springs which were designed for your vehicle.
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    using stiffer springs is the better solution thats the same i have done to my vitz.
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    thanx
    4om where i can find these springs n how much wud dey cost me

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    your local mechanic should be able to provide you. back in 2005 Corolla's cost me Rs. 2500 i think.

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    mechanic in quetta....lol...nice joke

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    whyeee?

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    ppl know **** abt cars here in quetta. all they know is to buy an NCP one, roger it like anything, throw it and get a new one. and as far as stiffer springs are concerned, i m more than sure guys up there are not talkin abt spacers. these are the springs which we have on normal cars but are stiffer, hence they abosrb the shock a lil more, but i guess they wud make the ride a lil hard and stiff too

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    i bought two shock absorbers and two springs for rear from plaza,the total amount was something around 4.5-5k.
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