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Old 07-07-2014, 12:56 PM   #1
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1993 camaro z28 suspension

so i just bought and installed the SLP suspension kit (Bilstein shocks and eibach lowering springs), but after the installation my ride became very firm and rough, like i would feel every bump on the road. my ABS inop sign just came on. i was wondering if something is wrong with the installation. is this kit any good.
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Re: 1993 camaro z28 suspension

Might check your third brake light and if it's burned out,that should fix this.The abs and the brakes are on the same wiring diagram.Hope this helps.
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Re: 1993 camaro z28 suspension

Depending on the rates of the springs and the type shocks, the ride can be very rough.

I put some aggressive rear shocks on my Z28 and dang if it didn't feel like the axle was bolted straight to the frame. I was "shocked"(pardon the pun) that the ride was so hard from just a shock change. I went back to an "FE2" option style shock. much easier on my backside.
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Ditto.... Eibach Pro-Kit springs, and the back of the car chopped like a slammed S-10 pickup riding directly on the axle. Nothing I did with the QA1 single-adjustable shocks would help. Ditched the Pro-Kit. Actually rode better with the Eibach Drag Launch springs, but they sit a bit higher than stock.
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