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How to adjust Kyb agx shocks? #196185 Jun 9, 6:35pm Jun 9, 6:35pm
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How to adjust Kyb agx shocks?
I've had the kyb agx gas shocks for a while and havent changed the settings at all yet. The shocks didnt come w/ instructions, so im not sure how to change them. I know it came w/ a little flat-head screwdriver, and it has something to do w/ the bolt on top, just wanna know what im doing before I mess anything up. Also, is 3f, 4r the best for the drag strip?


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Re: How to adjust Kyb agx shocks? [Re: volcomrider6] #196186 Jun 9, 7:08pm Jun 9, 7:08pm
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you just turn the knob on the side or the dial on the top with the screw driver it came with. the instructions say that the 4 setting is close to stock ride quality. if you were doing autocross i'd say go for 2 or 3 up front and 2 in the rear. just depends on how you want it to feel.

Re: How to adjust Kyb agx shocks? [Re: narcolepsy123456] #196187 Jun 9, 11:01pm Jun 9, 11:01pm
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I have it set at 3/2 right now. And I thought 4 would be the stiffest setting? When I looked at the struts, I dont remember seeing any numbers so how would I be able to tell what setting I'm putting it on?


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Re: How to adjust Kyb agx shocks? [Re: volcomrider6] #196188 Jun 9, 11:19pm Jun 9, 11:19pm
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make sure you push DOWN on the top of the knob before adjusting the stiffness

Re: How to adjust Kyb agx shocks? [Re: Steven] #196189 Jun 10, 12:49am Jun 10, 12:49am
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Front you use the screwdriver, rear you push the knob down adn turn it.
There should be a dot or a stripe to indicate what setting you have it on.

Right now I have front 3, rear 2.
Running Eibach Pro. I have the feeling it is a little oversteered now though, that means I'd have to stiffen te front, or loosen the rear.

What springs and settings do yoiu guys have?

Re: How to adjust Kyb agx shocks? [Re: Immo] #196190 Jun 10, 9:06am Jun 10, 9:06am
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1 is the stiffest setting 4 is the softest.

Re: How to adjust Kyb agx shocks? [Re: narcolepsy123456] #196191 Jun 10, 3:12pm Jun 10, 3:12pm
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I have DF210s, whats the best setting for the AGX shocks?


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Re: How to adjust Kyb agx shocks? [Re: narcolepsy123456] #196192 Jun 10, 9:45pm Jun 10, 9:45pm
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Originally Posted by narcolepsy123456
1 is the stiffest setting 4 is the softest.


ain't it the other way around?


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Re: How to adjust Kyb agx shocks? [Re: RyCeCuBe] #196193 Jun 11, 2:49am Jun 11, 2:49am
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Originally Posted by Lee_H
Originally Posted by narcolepsy123456
1 is the stiffest setting 4 is the softest.


ain't it the other way around?

Yes, 1 is the softest, 4 is the stiffest to my knowledge

Re: How to adjust Kyb agx shocks? [Re: Immo] #196194 Jun 11, 5:11pm Jun 11, 5:11pm
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so let me get this straight, the softer the setting the more comfortable the ride and the stiffer the setting the better the Performance?


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