Bump stops?

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What is the cutting bump stops when installing lowering springs situation? I see some springs come with shorter bump stops and some do not. Do we know if left Un cut how close stock bump stops would be to hitting under load?




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No replys in a while. Any info on this? I am leaning towards cutting the bump stops to the length that Tein and Eibach offer their aftermarket solution to...looks like about 1/3 cut off.
 

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Do the springs come with instructions, most tell you how much or where to cut if needed
 
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That's the problem. Eibach and Tein come with shorter bumpstops, Swift and H & R do not. They all lower about the same. Hoping someone has measured how much travel there is on a lowered Supra from static to stock bumpstops.
 

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I would just shorten the bump stop by about the same amount as the drop the coils will give
 

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I cut one donut (round circle) off each of the bump stops when changing to lowering springs. Cut the rounded end - not the flat surfaces side.

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