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Old 02-01-2013, 10:51 PM   #1
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Upgrade to ST shocks/struts

I've had my time of replacing shocks/struts in cars and have seen the difference they make. Spring are very dramatic but I'm more of shock guy haha.

Anyways, thought I'd check out Rockauto's site for the shocks/struts for the ST. No bad pricing!
I'm looking at approx $308CDN shipped for everything. I'm not sure what people have paid for other aftermarket setups but I tend to like a performance line of OEM sometimes for DD.

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Old 02-01-2013, 11:12 PM   #2
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The rear suspension won't work without changing the knuckles and other components. Zillion already did this before returning the car to stock in the attempt to fix the suspension clunk issues. It was not entirely successful.
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Old 02-01-2013, 11:34 PM   #3
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The ST is a few hundred pounds heavier,could the shocks give a harsher ride to the lighter non-ST models and have undesireble handling? Stiffer isn't always better.
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