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Old 05-12-2013, 02:32 PM   #1
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Want to replace my suspension.

Any other good shock/ struts besides koni? I need something real beefy since I live in NYC and I feel every bump in the road. Do you guys recommend svt kit? Or something else?


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Old 05-12-2013, 06:40 PM   #2
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I like the SVT kit I put on mine, 1/2" drop & a bit stiffer than stock while still better ride than the wife's Civic (grin).

Cross Bronx parking lot will be painful whatever you put on, at least something newer can absorb the bumps without bottoming & bouncing...

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Old 05-12-2013, 09:48 PM   #3
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I have lowering springs on mine and stock shocks. My main problem is if I hit a bump it bottoms out really bad in front. I think I'm going to try svt shocks.
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How low are your springs? We talking about SVT springs or something like H&R race springs or Eibach Sportlines? Koni yellows are great for a big drop, but modest drops can be handled with SVT dampers pretty easily.
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Not sure what they are but the handling is great. I'll measure the fender height later
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