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Old 02-08-2005, 09:53 AM   #1
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Coilover installation

I just bought some coilovers for my car. I thought it would've been pretty easy to install, thats until I opened the box. What are all those rubber bands for!?


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read the instructions homie.....its veryyyyyyyyy easy if you just use them, if you have any REAL problems just PM me and i would be happy to help
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hey cmon guy i pretty sure the instructions are in the box not unless u got them from ebay. ebay coilovers are the worst if u got the blue ones with the silver just throw them on for now.when you have those on it feels like youre riding on pancakes
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I guess ebay got you too huh? Talk about hitting the nail directly on the head!!! That's ok though, now I know better. I'm still trying to find a way to install them though.
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I got those same kind but I bought mine from a performance shop, that pisses me off. Is the brand some "Higher Technology" BS? I am going to get some eibach shocks and struts put on do you think that will help the ride, maybe it will be like a waffle instead of a pancake!
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Old 02-12-2005, 05:31 PM   #6
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What would you say a decent price would be for a professional installation?
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Old 02-15-2005, 07:03 AM   #7
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I just installed the coilovers yesterday. One problem- the machanic told me that the springs in the rear has nothing supporting them. Basically, if I ever jack the car up, they'll fall right out. It's never easy with cheap products huh? Other than that, the handling feels pretty solid. A little bumpy, but that's expected when lowering cars.
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I had to bolt toe line on the cups b/c if you hit a bump your springs could fall right out, it is VERY important that you do this. Untill you get the cups to stay together it is VERY DANGEROUS. BE CAREFUL
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I'm looking for a camber kit to adjust the rear suspension to the new springs.
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