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Old 05-25-2013, 09:52 PM   #1
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so im debating what i should do here. my current setup is tokico blues with sportlines. ive only had the blues for not even a year but i want to get rid of the eibachs. i have had 2 springs snap one rear and one front so i dont know if i want to put up with them any more. i want to upgrade as a whole just for a better ride but want to keep the stanced look i have. i dont track the car although i really want to but just never have time. my dilemma is that if i just get koni yellows with that help my ride with the sportlines or will just having the sportlines always keep the ride it does. so do i upgrade to a different spring or at that point do i spend the extra couple hundred and just get coils or will they just make it a really stiff ride. for track purposes seeing how i dont want to go lower then 2" is it pointless to get coils and just get a better spring with the koni yellows. i know im all over the place with this so sorry if you get a little confused with what im trying to get at.


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Old 05-25-2013, 09:59 PM   #2
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or should i just go with the koni sport kit with shocks and springs?
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Old 05-26-2013, 12:48 AM   #3
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How 'bout looking for the H&R sport cup kit?
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I would but I don't want to go any lower then what I am at with the sportlines. Especially cus I do dd the car and I do have to deal with snow. I plow for free enough were I am at let alone going down another .5" lol.
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ST coilovers for 100-200 more than the koni kit. I daily drive mine and it's perfectly fine comfort wise and also good for autocross (same as the kw v1) - with my setup (including a progress rear 22mm bar) I get lift throttle oversteer pretty easily which was a huge help in autocross. You can set them at any height that suits your needs too as I initially had them set at near a stock svt focus height for a couple days before bringing them down to the current ride height.

That being said if you're having to drive through snow and subsequently salted roads they may not work out.
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ST coilovers for 100-200 more than the koni kit. I daily drive mine and it's perfectly fine comfort wise and also good for autocross (same as the kw v1) - with my setup (including a progress rear 22mm bar) I get lift throttle oversteer pretty easily which was a huge help in autocross. You can set them at any height that suits your needs too as I initially had them set at near a stock svt focus height for a couple days before bringing them down to the current ride height.

That being said if you're having to drive through snow and subsequently salted roads they may not work out.
Thats where K/W's come in.^^^^^^^^^^ Stainless steel housings.
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