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Old 05-22-2012, 04:04 PM   #1
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2008-2011 suspension kits (Photo's included)

I just wanted to make a thread all about suspension kits. From springs to full kits like the FRPP. Also coilovers.

Here how's it goes. Post a picture of your ride(side shot) and list a full description of your setup and rate your suspension 1-5 (5highest) on the following subjects:

Price
Comfort
Handling compared to factory
Issues after install
Quality of parts


I'll go first

H&R. Coil overs track edition
Front: 2.75"
Rear: 3.25" (springs cut)
SPC rear camber bolts
Dominic adjustable sway links
CFM tubular arms
Steeda RSB

Price:$2k
Comfort: 2 of 5
Handling: 5 of 5
Issues: 4 of 5 (minor clunk from sway links)
Quality:5 of 5. All were great parts





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Old 05-22-2012, 04:20 PM   #2
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frpp. with 17 inch rims (i swapped it around today lol) 5/23

Front: 2.0" sportline in front

Rear: 1.5" frpp (^)

Price:300

Comfort: 5 of 5

Handling: 5 of 5

Issues: 5 of 5

Quality:5 of 5


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Old 05-22-2012, 04:31 PM   #3
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What kit did you use to lower that?
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Old 05-22-2012, 04:33 PM   #4
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What kit did you use to lower that?
the kit is in the posts which are you referring to?
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Suspension: frpp with fswerks upper stress bar

front and rear drop: between 1.5" and 2"

price: around $400

Comfort: 5 of 5

Handling: 5 of 5

Issues: 5 of 5

Quality:5 of 5

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Old 05-22-2012, 08:26 PM   #6
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Just to help clear things up and level the playing field where does the stock suspension fit in? What do you rate it compared to your new set up?
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ride: frpp-5 Stock-5
comfort: frpp-5 Stock-5
handling: frpp-5 stock-3
look: frpp-5 Stock-3

i am running the fswerks upper stress bar so it tightens the steering a little bit
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FRPP kit with massive front and rear strut bars and steeda RSB = Amazing. Feels nice and soft with normal use, but as soon as you take a quick turn you'll fall in love. Was almost T-boned a few weeks ago and barely managed to swerve out of the way (by inches) Worth every penny at that point.
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Old 05-30-2012, 11:38 PM   #10
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ive noticed that some are saying there kits are only $400-$300 and also saying that the handleing is a 5 compared to stocks know my question would be are they a good set for road race??
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