Cadillac STS Forum - 2005 through 2012 Discussion, Lowering Springs in Past Cadillac Vehicle Discussion; Has anybody with the air ride suspension installed lowering springs on their STS? If so what springs did you use? ...
Automobile(s): 08 STS4 V8 F55 1SG Euro tails & 01 Monte SS Pace Car
St Michael, MN
Re: Lowering Springs
Originally Posted by B1n2fra
Buy regular used springs from a salvage yard and cut one or more coil out. Just a thought. Should work.
Coil cutting can be very difficult to get right / done properly.
It will also affect the spring rate of the coil more drastically than a properly made shorter coil, this typically means the ride gets more bouncy and less controlled.