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Old 11-28-2007, 06:04 PM
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Suspension

so i bought my Tein lowering springs and now i have to buy shocks, does anybody know any good websites were i can find them or anything else i need for my suspension
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Old 11-28-2007, 06:07 PM
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whyyyyyyyyyyy did you post this in the N/A forum?!!?!?!?!?
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Old 11-28-2007, 06:08 PM
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whyyyyyyyyyyy did you post this in the N/A forum?!!?!?!?!?
He had a brain fart maybe idk
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Old 11-28-2007, 06:12 PM
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mmmmmmyyyyyyy bbbbbbbaaaaaddddddd lol i quikly didn see suspension so jus went with N/A even thou stance was like 2 down
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Old 11-28-2007, 06:16 PM
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whats your budget for shocks?
do you want stiffness adjustability?
is the car gonna be seeing any track use at all?
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Old 11-28-2007, 06:29 PM
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dont get kyb agx's
go with koin yellows
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no no the lude is jus a DD but after i put in my spring i dont want a STIFF ride, i understand it wont be as good as stock but i want something that will make the ride a lil smoother and i duno the price range for these things so jus send me any links plz
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wow Koni is a bit xpensive, if thats the price range than i will still get em but is there anything cheaper thats still reliable/good/smooth lol?
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koni's are expensive, cuz they're good sh!t
but if you think they're a lil too excessive for your needs, some more reasonable ones are eibach pro damper, kyb gr-2 OR agx, tokico blues.
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Old 11-28-2007, 06:53 PM
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ok i warn u this is my INNER noob coming out to play.......................wats a damper? lol same as shocks?
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essentially, yes, they are one in the same. thats just what eibach calls their line of shocks, pro damper.
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i have close to the same question. i already have a body kit so i really dont want lowering springs but my suspension is 170k old and i def would like a smoother ride. i read on tokico that there is no difference between illuminas and oem besides that they are adjustable. i mostly just want to ride smooth but if im replacing the shocks then i might as well upgrade. but not any serious cash. no coilovers or anything

and when you get your new suspension will you sell me your old crap if it has less then around 80k
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these guys are both looking for a smooth ride but if im just looking for aggressive performance what do you think my best choice would be?
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Just curious, but what Tein springs did you get? I had H Techs way back and they were really mediocre as far as handling improvements. On the flip side, I love my H&R Sport springs and KYB GR2 shocks. I set a budget of $200 for that setup, and met it to a T
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Re: Suspension

id go with tekiko blues or white there expensive but they are ajustible and make a smooth ride
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Re: Suspension

I just had my kyb agx struts and eiback sport springs installed. The good thing is that you can easily adjust the struts for a softer or harder ride. The bad thing is that the rear springs are really smashed together. The top coils have practically no gap between them. They made loud noises when I was able to drive my car (lude isn't running at the moment).

I bought that combo because others on here had recommended it. I am unsure why I am having difficulty with the setup.
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