Suspension upgrades for your Civic will tighten up your Civic's ride and dramatically improve its handling. Some Suspension parts for your Civic (such as lowering springs) can also help to give your Civic a lower and more aggressive stance. We have many other types of suspension and chassis parts available for the Civic, so be sure to check out all the different categories.
Suspension for Honda Civic Overview
There are two main reasons to purchase aftermarket Suspension parts for the Honda Civic. For each Suspension problem, we have a solution.
Suspension Replacement for Honda Civic
The first basic reason is to replace your warn out OEM Civic Suspension (shocks). This is for the person that wants there Civic to get the smoothest ride possible and wants to save money. This reason would probably lead you to purchase non adjustable shocks for the Civic. These shocks will keep your ride height the same as stock height while also giving you a better ride and handling than OEM Civic Suspension shocks. If the Suspension for your Civic is still not functioning as it should, just replacing the shocks may not be enough; the springs may also need replacement.
Suspension Performance Upgrade for the Honda Civic
If you want to give your Civic the best possible handling, you will want to lower it. By lowering your Civic, you lower its center of gravity; hence, preventing the rolling force when cornering. The second benefit of having suspension components to lower your civic is that it will add style to your setup by having a more aggressive look. To lower your Civic you simply need some lowering springs or some coilovers (more info is available in the respective category description). Also, some Civic applications may find that a camber adjustment useful to prevent the uneven wearing down of tires as the results of lowering the Civic more than about 1 inch.
If you have any more suspension questions for your Civic feel free to email us.
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