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Spiderman
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Spiderman Feb 18, 12:25am - #105349 

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Coilovers

If I were to buy coilover kit like this, DO I need to buy new shocks or do these just go on the stock shocks?!!?
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spaztikid Feb 18, 12:27am - #105350 
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it replaces the shocks...

but that kit looks like a POS... dont buy cheap suspension puke
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carinv1175 Feb 18, 12:41am - #105351 

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Call your local dealer I think TRD makes a coilover kit and its warranteed.

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Sultan Feb 18, 1:00am - #105352 

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Originally Posted by carinv1175
Call your local dealer I think trd makes a coilover kit and its warranteed.


TRD does make coilovers... quality suspension upgrade
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Larry_GTS Feb 18, 1:02am - #105353 
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I think the TRD ones run about 1500 But yea I wouldn't get Cheap Coilovers
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VSGTS14 Feb 18, 1:11am - #105354 

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TRD are a lot...
Tein are nice I believe grin

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RoMkApOmKa Feb 18, 1:12am - #105355 

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Originally Posted by Spiderman

If I were to buy coilover kit like this, DO I need to buy new shocks or do these just go on the stock shocks?!!?

Dude THIS IS TRASH !!!!! DO NOT BUY THAT SHIT!!!!
I know all that shit like - 0-4" drop.. blah, blah, blah... lie.
IT'S LOOKS LIKE SHIT AND FEELS LIKE SHIT. Your car will jump and bump and...TRASH TRASH TRASH...

DO YOUR SELF A FAVOR - DO NOT BUY THAT TRASH!


YOU CAN NOT GET GOOD COIL OVERS FOR $60 ,NO FUCKING WAY!

You need a drop? Buy Brand name item .YOU CAN NOT HAVE A GOOD SUSPENTION FOR LESS. GOOD ITMES COST MONEY!!!!
P.S.And yes! most likely you will have to replace your shocks soon after having that trash on your current shocks.
P.P.S. And you can get that trash of www.E-Bay.com for$60. Or you can check www.Modacar.com and get a brand name item for a very good price.
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prince542 Feb 18, 1:21am - #105356 

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thumbsdown dont get those dude...

they can go on the stock shocks but it might be a lil bouncy and will wear out your shocks a bit faster.
if you want a nice steady ride and got the $$ get the whole suspension kit..
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carinv1175 Feb 18, 1:23am - #105357 

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I don't think they are that much. Maybe 1200 or less i will check tomorrow.
Originally Posted by Larry_GTS
I think the TRD ones run about 1500 But yea I wouldn't get Cheap Coilovers

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Evan Feb 18, 1:45am - #105358 

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Originally Posted by carinv1175
I don't think they are that much. Maybe 1200 or less i will check tomorrow.
Originally Posted by Larry_GTS
I think the TRD ones run about 1500 But yea I wouldn't get Cheap Coilovers


You're still talking almost twice as much as struts/springs.

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carinv1175 Feb 18, 1:47am - #105359 

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Yeah but have you driven one with coilovers what a difference.
I started with springs then struts then sway barsif they had coilovers I would have went that route right away.
Originally Posted by Evan
Originally Posted by carinv1175
I don't think they are that much. Maybe 1200 or less i will check tomorrow.
Originally Posted by Larry_GTS
I think the TRD ones run about 1500 But yea I wouldn't get Cheap Coilovers


You're still talking almost twice as much as struts/springs.

IT IS WHAT IT IS AND EVERYTHING IS EVERYTHING.
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