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Old 02-20-2003, 06:12 AM
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Exclamation 1991 500sl ADS problem

I have a r129 with ADS suspension that's totally shot fom a bad previous owner. The shop I took it to is trying to replace the ADS inspired springs with springs from a non ADS SL. The shocks were already modified to non-hydralic. This seems like a very bad idea. If anyone knows the consequences, please let me know. -CY
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Old 02-20-2003, 01:47 PM
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If all of the springs & shocks are replaced then the car will handle like a "normal" 500SL.
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Old 02-21-2003, 02:37 AM
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Thanks for the info. I assume the car won't handle as well. Also, do you recommend any aftermarket springs to help performance? -Cy
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