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Old 07-09-2008, 02:20 AM
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So because I'm stupid and use a credit card, I've exhausted a lot of the money I had put away for the Tein Flex Coilovers, what an good alternate set up for less money?
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Old 07-09-2008, 02:24 AM
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what was the price you were gonna spend for them and how much do you have to spend now? are you willing to go with lowering spring set up instead of the coil-overs for now?
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I'm kind of debating on price and if I'm stuck on coilovers. I had about $2,000 to spend on em, now I'm around $1,000. Maybe it would be worth it just to save again for the Flex.
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I'm kind of debating on price and if I'm stuck on coilovers. I had about $2,000 to spend on em, now I'm around $1,000. Maybe it would be worth it just to save again for the Flex.
have you considered Eibach Ground Control coil overs? great set up especially with some KYB AGX's ftw!

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http://cgi.ebay.com/KYB-AGX-Adj-Shoc...QQcmdZViewItem

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Valley Stream, Long Island, it's right outside of queens. What part you at?
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Valley Stream, Long Island, it's right outside of queens. What part you at?
Coram - Suffolk County, LI

you goin to the PA meet?
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Been thinking bout it, probably won't really know until like the day before though lol.
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Many of the auto-X racers with Preludes run an adjustable shock (such as a Koni Yellow or a KYB AGX) with the Ground Control coilovers.

Either that or wait a few months until you can afford the Teins. I don't know about you, but I really hate reading people say that they bought something because they couldn't afford something different, and six months later constantly moan and complain about what they bought.
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Either that or wait a few months until you can afford the Teins. I don't know about you, but I really hate reading people say that they bought something because they couldn't afford something different, and six months later constantly moan and complain about what they bought.

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Save for the flex. Its worth it trust me.
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Yea... yea.... I guess I should really wait, but I want to get **** done already soooo bad lol.
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Good things come to those who wait. I've been waiting so long to do my suspension I've changed my mind on what I want about a thousand times.
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don't change your mind Brash. go with what we had talked about. that setup is sweeeeet!
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Look at K-sport too. They have pretty decent set-ups quite similar to the tein. That's what we sell at our shop. www.ksportusa.com It's actually about half and half, meaning that we sell tein to about half and ksport taking the other half.
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Of all things I feel like suspension is the last aspect of the car I want to cut corners on. So I figure, save up for the good **** here, leave myself room to cheap out on something else later on, yeah? lol
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