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Old 10-22-2008, 10:39 PM   #1
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Arrow Which strut to choose from?

okay...so my ride on my foci isnt the greatest since i lowered it.
i put on sportline springs which lowered it a lil over 2".
it handles great...but the front doesnt stop bouncing!

because its a 2001, im not sure how long i want to keep it...so price is a factor, and im only in high school.

im choosing right now between the KYB GR-2 strut or the KYB ABX.
i've read threads on the ABX but i dont feel like dishing out the money if im only going to keep my car for a lil less than a year...now dont worry i would only but another foci, unless my career says other wise..then i'd still but a FORD! :)

thanx for your help...

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you will be fine with the GR-2 or at least upgrade to svt struts
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Even the SVT struts aren't designed for a drop of that far. I would go with the AGX's if I were you.
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Eibach shocks/struts for eibach springs are the best way to go. The AGX'
s would be OK. It would have been a whole lot cheaper to have saved up and bought a kit (matched springs and shocks initially) than learning the hard way and having to do it piece meal.

The GR2's are not designed for shorter stiffer springs and would be a very bad choice to use with those springs.
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