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Old 02-25-2008, 03:43 PM   #1
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Replacing SVTF stock shocks...recommendations???

Time to replace the stock front/rear shocks that have 88K miles on them and I need some recommendations. The car has the stock height, no changes there. I thought about getting the SVT shocks from Ford, but if anyone can recommend something different/cheaper that would be awesome. I drive the SVTF to work 60 miles a day so I want something that will be a decent ride.

Also, any tips or "how-to" on how to replace them yourself?? I've done several suspension work on my Cobra, just not too familiar with the SVTF.

Thanks so much in advance.


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I have the whole svt kit in stock for $174. PM me if you have a question. Theyre very easy to do if you have a spring compressor.
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Replace your current SVT shocks with SVT shocks. You won't find anything as good for the same cost. Some FF vendors had complete sets (4 shocks) for less than 200.00. There are how to's on this site as well as at Focus Hacks.com. Its pretty easy and straight forward. Fronts will need a spring compressor which you can borrow from most large auto parts stores.
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Got it...thanks guys...will look for a how-to. Compared to dropping a Mustang rear end or changing out springs, I don't think it'd be that hard.
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