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|07-25-2019 09:48 AM|
|[email protected]||I installed Pirelli Scorpion ATR 255/60R18 tires before I got the lift and they fit just fine, no rubbing. The Eibach lift has made the ride a little more 'sporty', but have sure increased my clearance and reduced sagging when full of cargo. I've gotten use to it and think that's a winning combination for this car.|
|07-08-2019 09:52 PM|
|Jacko||Looks great - do you think that the rubber would fit withouit the lift? anyone else tried?|
|06-16-2019 03:52 AM|
|The beast||Im going to tackle the Innaminka, Strezlecki and Birdsville track in one trip. What would your recommended tyre be? Any thoughts on tyre pressures for the dirt tracks?|
|03-27-2019 01:38 PM|
Thanks for that input. I figured as much. However, this is food for thought: I asked Eibach this question directly along with some instructions and received this answer from John on their sales team:
“To my knowledge the original struts / shocks are retained.
Installation instructions are referred back to the OE workshop repair manual.”
Can you all share your experience compared with rhis statement? Ty!!!!
|03-27-2019 01:21 PM|
|03-26-2019 06:25 PM|
Did you have to replace your struts? I was consulting with a Euro car shop here in the USA and they said the ride would be a lot stiffer and the travel would be messed up if I didn't get new struts. What is your, or others' experiences with this? Thank you!
|03-15-2019 09:35 AM|
Eibach pro linft Kit
hello, I've also added the Eibach higher laying.
But after a short time there were already noises from the powertrain.
The wear and tear could be seen and heard.
Don't you have any problems with it?
|02-17-2019 09:50 PM|
Originally Posted by caol View Post
Anyway, its been 30,000KM or so now, and all good. No noises, squeaks or rattles.
|02-17-2019 09:41 PM|
Originally Posted by Rob Bell View Post
I've attached a recent photo I took after installing a Rhinorack Pioneer Tray (so I can carry a full size spare etc), turned out to be a good illustration of the +1 tyres and the lift.
|01-25-2019 08:29 AM|
Great thread - exactly what I have been looking for: we've just bought ourselves a DS as a "family adventure vehicle" - and will (from my experience with a Freelander) need a bit of a lift to prevent bottoming out on little trips off road.
It's now 1 or 2 years since some of you guys fitted their lift kits: what is the experience with them? All good?
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