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Old 10-06-2011, 01:45 PM   #72681
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Old 10-06-2011, 03:06 PM   #72682
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Old 10-06-2011, 03:29 PM   #72683
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What coilovers? There's really no difference between coils and any other suspension kit to install. I'm assuming your confused about the rear cuz you have ksports or dgrs? You can make that top mount work, you just need an air compressor. I didn't use that rear mount on mine but Rob did for his, it can be done either way. What's the issue for the front?

You actually don't NEED a compressor it just makes it easier. You'll have to squish the rubber that's in that mount enough so you can quickly get the top nut on tightly. A bench vice will work great for that.a
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Old 10-06-2011, 03:43 PM   #72684
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My problem is that the top mount looks nothing like stock. Completely different design. I have pictures on my phone just can't get them online yet. Also the front I cannot get high enough for my wheels to clear even at the highest point I can get them. And I only have 17" wheels
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Old 10-06-2011, 03:50 PM   #72685
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Again, do you have ksports or dgrs? I know what the rear mount looks like and it will work. what do you mean clear the wheels? Like the tire is hitting the strut or spring? If you have ksports or dgrs you don't adjust them by cranking the spring up or down, you lengthen the whole assembly by threading the shaft in and out of the mounting tube.
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I have DGRs and i mean my inner wheel well rests on my tires. And the mount is a flange that that does not even look similar. Can you explain it any better. If I can get your number I can send you the pictures and show you what I mean.
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Old 10-06-2011, 04:18 PM   #72687
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Okay so they're set at too low im guessing, you'll have to lengthen the strut to raise the car to get the tires off the fender liners.

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Old 10-06-2011, 06:53 PM   #72688
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