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A stiff suspension #302704 Oct 18, 4:14am Oct 18, 4:14am
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A stiff suspension
I just ordered the Skunk2 Coil overs for my GTS, will the ride be stiffer when i combine this with the KYB AGX shocks?

i saw the review about the skunk2 and theres 2 who said its a little bouncy since it can go 3 inch drop. Im just wodering if the KYB shocks will make a difference.

thanks for the help dudes!


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Re: A stiff suspension [Re: Street Prototype] #302705 Oct 18, 5:32am Oct 18, 5:32am
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yeah, the KYB's should even things out...the dampning on them is adjustable, so you can make it as stiff as you want if you need to compensate for the bounciness on the skunk 2's

Re: A stiff suspension [Re: AZZKIKR] #302706 Oct 18, 9:39am Oct 18, 9:39am
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you dont want to TOO stiff...lol


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Re: A stiff suspension [Re: AzNRaCeR] #302707 Oct 18, 12:16pm Oct 18, 12:16pm
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The ride will be very stiff using the Skunk2s. You'll probably need to set the struts to 3 or 4 to control them, otherwise you'll be bouncing everywhere. tongue If you care about the life and warranty of the AGXs, you won't lower the car past 1.5". Otherwise you'll be replacing struts every year or so.

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