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    Lorinser springs

    Hi
    I recently traded my boxster for the 997. I commented to the service advisor that with more power and wt at the back I'm noticing more "squat" when I drop the hammer and also more understeering entering the corners. He service advisor made a suggestion for lorinser springs which will lower the suspension and firm up the ride. I already have 19in carerra classic wheels. Anyone experienced these springs?

    thanks

    Re: Lorinser springs

    Lorinser is a MB tuner and, to my knowledge, do not offer any parts for Porsche. Changing your springs won't cure the understeer by the way. They only help lower the car and make it a bit firmer. If you want to go that route, check out the usual Porsche vendors/tuners like TechArt, FVD, Cargraphic..etc.

    Re: Lorinser springs

    These are the characteristics of a 911. You'll also find tremendous grip/traction, a "lighter" feeling front end, and wonderful power out of turns. I'm afraid that's what you've got now . . . (that's why I suspect a tricked up Cayman S might be better than a 997).

    Bottom line is that the 911 has it's idiosyncrasies. Personally, I like 'em. It's a unique driving experience, and one that's more challenging than most to master.

     
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