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Old 05-07-2014, 10:29 AM   #1
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Best Struts/Shocks for FRPP Kit

I've been trying to figure this one out but haven't had any luck so far. I have the FRPP Dynamic kit on my car (not the SVT kit, this one lowers it by 1.5" and is more performance oriented for those who don't know). Ford Racing discontinued the kit. I'm trying to find out what shocks/struts will work best with these springs. I'm not a track guy or autocross, just like to hit the corners quick at times and like a stiff ride, don't care for the bounciness. I have had Goldline springs with KYB AGX shocks and it was alright, bumps were hard on the car though.

Any suggestions?? Koni Orange, KYBs, Eibachs... etc. etc.?

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Old 05-07-2014, 10:59 AM   #2
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I'd go w/ the Koni yellows w/ those springs = awesome damper thats adjustable.
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I don't have 700 bucks to spend on shocks though otherwise I would. I'm looking to stay on the cheaper side. The FRPP entire kit was I think $300 when I bought it new including springs,shocks, everything. Sucks I didn't know they were discontinuing them or I would have gotten more for spares.
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You can get the eibach dampers for about $289.
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The standard SVT shocks/struts ($165) will fit and work ok but those are designed for constant rate springs- ie, not the ones you have. It's possible the shocks/struts will wear faster and ride quality will be diminished.
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