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Old 06-26-2009, 01:11 PM
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question about me buying new suspension

so im going to get some kyb struts but im wondering if i could just get some ebay springs or should i look for good springs just trying to see if anyone has tried this before which im sure people have.
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Re: question about me buying new suspension

I wouldn't cheap out with egay parts. Spend the extra cash to make sure you'll have a clean drop and smooth ride. Just my opinion though.
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Re: question about me buying new suspension

you get what you pay for
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Re: question about me buying new suspension

I wouldn't test my life on cheap suspension parts.
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Re: question about me buying new suspension

eibach,tein,skunk2 just to name a few is what ive rolled on, but like the fellas said dont buy any cheap suspension stuff, a shift knob is ok but not what makes your car work.
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Re: question about me buying new suspension

i paid 130 for my skunk2 springs on ebay. The back was too low on stock shocks after it settled, but rides decently smooth for as low of a drop as it is.

Eibach and Tokico springs are a decent drop with a quality ride. Coilovers are gonna be more stiff than a spring setup.
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Re: question about me buying new suspension

^True, i had coilovers on one of my other hondas and the ride was too uncomfortable
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Re: question about me buying new suspension

The skunk2 lowering springs on a BB6 are pretty slammed. When I was doing my suspension I went with AGX + skunk2 ($505 total) but if I could do it all over I'd have spent a little more and done the Koni yellows + Ground control coilovers (custom spring rate)

I also wouldn't trust no-name brand springs regardless.
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