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Endless S6 #300394 Oct 15, 6:07am Oct 15, 6:07am
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Endless S6
Anyone has an endless S6 coilover. Please give opinion on the ride and drop smile

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Re: Endless S6 [Re: simonw] #300395 Oct 15, 6:22am Oct 15, 6:22am
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nobody has them because they are rediculously expensive

Re: Endless S6 [Re: AZZKIKR] #300396 Oct 15, 6:42am Oct 15, 6:42am
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i just ordered the endless B6 which is basically the steel version of the S6. After MUCH consideration between the B6, V6 and S6, i concluded B6 was the best value for my needs. The S6 is just the aluminium version of the B6 and apparently fer street use...thats not good because they are lighter but not as strong and can get damaged. so i took that off my list

between the V6 and B6 apparently only the fronts are different in that the V6 has an inverted monotube whereas the B6 just has a monotube. Inverted monotubes are apparently better fer handling and are further away from heat source i.e. brakes. But the dampener adjuster is underneath the shock as opposed to on top...so i think its harder to adjust. so i eliminated that as well because im really not driving that hard anyways. also the B6 has rubber bushings which reduces vibration and noise. i concluded that B6 was the best fer my needs anyway and my order has just been sent off the japan.

Re: Endless S6 [Re: AZZKIKR] #300397 Oct 15, 7:29am Oct 15, 7:29am
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Originally Posted by AZZKIKR
nobody has them because they are rediculously expensive



yes very true.. eek

Re: Endless S6 [Re: Virgilson] #300398 Oct 15, 7:42am Oct 15, 7:42am
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Well how much do they cost?

Re: Endless S6 [Re: Brian63] #300399 Oct 15, 8:56am Oct 15, 8:56am
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probably close to $2,000

Re: Endless S6 [Re: AZZKIKR] #300400 Oct 15, 9:05am Oct 15, 9:05am
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Do you know how much drop is your B6 for the front and rear?

Re: Endless S6 [Re: simonw] #300401 Oct 15, 11:45am Oct 15, 11:45am
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$2,000 dollars... eek

Re: Endless S6 [Re: Brian63] #300402 Oct 15, 12:42pm Oct 15, 12:42pm
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MSRP

S6: $2645.00
V6: $2258.00
B6: $2163.00
Basic: $1864.00

Ka-ching! tongue

Re: Endless S6 [Re: Blue_Bomber] #300403 Oct 15, 7:38pm Oct 15, 7:38pm
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The B6 Function would've run me $1800 back 2 or 3 years ago. I wish I went with them. This was before Tein was introduced to America and very hard to get. The only other options for coilovers at the time were Hotchkis Bilstein PSS9 coilovers (that they still have), B&G coilovers that have been reworked or the same as when I called them years ago, and Zeal. I wish I went with Zeal to begin with or Jic. A big mistake on my part. The same talk about Jic being crap (mostly Honda sites with the revavled damper and custom spring rates. What A scam that person ran.) is the same talk I heard about Tein being crap with rusting and being crap. So you decide. I know my Teins are the end of the line for me, but I know what I could've had. Good luck all.

Re: Endless S6 [Re: hephaestus] #300404 Oct 15, 7:55pm Oct 15, 7:55pm
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Tein HAs used to rust. They were made for use mainly in Japan, and the climate in the US is totally different than over there. Winters would rust out the struts, along with salty air if you lived near the ocean. The SS-Ps replaced the HAs, and have much better corrosion resistance.

Re: Endless S6 [Re: Blue_Bomber] #300405 Oct 15, 8:14pm Oct 15, 8:14pm
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Hence, my reply that Tein got a bad rap. Jic also. I'm still skeptical about the SSP's. I have coated mine with a protectorant. I know about Teins as you know Blue Bomber. I lost my site , but I still have the picts of many things. The HA's were a damn good coilover. Not meant for day to day driving in snow, salt, and sand. But who knew. My Hothckis camber links look worse than my old HA coilovers. I'm lucky they are still adjustable. I coated them also and will again for the snow and such. What's the story there?

Re: Endless S6 [Re: hephaestus] #300406 Oct 15, 8:44pm Oct 15, 8:44pm
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what are the most expensive coilovers that Zeal/Endless makes for our cars?


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Re: Endless S6 [Re: Tru_gts] #300407 Oct 15, 8:56pm Oct 15, 8:56pm
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Is it the Function-X coilovers that cost around 3200??


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Re: Endless S6 [Re: Tru_gts] #300408 Oct 15, 9:14pm Oct 15, 9:14pm
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I think aluminum is better because its lighter and it provides a pretty good strength-to-weight radio. And maybe thats why the S6 cost more then the B6. Go with the S6.


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Re: Endless S6 [Re: Tru_gts] #300409 Oct 15, 9:20pm Oct 15, 9:20pm
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Anyone know a website that is offering specials on the Zeal/Endless line?


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Re: Endless S6 [Re: Tru_gts] #300410 Oct 15, 9:20pm Oct 15, 9:20pm
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Anyone ^^^


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Re: Endless S6 [Re: Tru_gts] #300411 Oct 15, 9:23pm Oct 15, 9:23pm
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Zeal actually told back in the day that they wouldn't recommend selling the aluminum bodies to me due to the bad U.S. roads and that steel would be more durable and reliable. They also told me that some people have complained on the harshness of the ride quality. I'm used to that, but this is what they told me on the phone after a long conversation back a couple of years.

Re: Endless S6 [Re: Tru_gts] #300412 Oct 15, 9:25pm Oct 15, 9:25pm
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Originally Posted by Tru_gts
Anyone know a website that is offering specials on the Zeal/Endless line?

Vitek at Kozz Tuning.

Re: Endless S6 [Re: hephaestus] #300413 Oct 15, 9:27pm Oct 15, 9:27pm
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are you sure they werent trying to sell you something else besides what you wanted?


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Re: Endless S6 [Re: Tru_gts] #300414 Oct 15, 9:34pm Oct 15, 9:34pm
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there something wrong with that site, it wont let me click in to the celica icon.


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Re: Endless S6 [Re: Tru_gts] #300415 Oct 15, 9:43pm Oct 15, 9:43pm
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I have to dig up his phone number. I'm not allowed to post the necessary links here, but if you go to the Group Buys on N.wCelica.org he can get them at a good price or autocarparts.com. You will need to call them there. It's not listed on the site anymore. They had all of the Zeal line before for our Celicas like Vitek.

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$2grand is beyond my budget cry

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