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Dec 14, 4:12am - #350826 
KYB AGX

I install a new set of AGXs with old S-tech spring but my celi seems to be higher than before confused Does anyone have these AGXs that had the same problem like mine??

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Dec 14, 6:46am - #350827 
i have the AGX shocks/struts on my celica with hotchkis springs thumbsup. I didn't have that problem. they dropped my car a good 2 inches. I don't know why you're having a problem confused

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Dec 14, 10:13am - #350828 
Were the springs on the car before you put the AGX's on?

The struts won't raise or lower the car.


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Dec 14, 10:50am - #350829 
it could be because your old struts were worn, and old, and the height your at now is the height its really supposed to be, but since your struts were worn, its gonna cause the car to sit lower!!


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Dec 14, 12:36pm - #350830 
my kyb agx struts took a week to settle before it went all the way down on my tanabe df210 springs, so if you just did the install like a day or so ago, give it time. they'll go down to where they should be.

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Dec 15, 5:29am - #350831 
thanks bro just have to wait and see now rolleyes

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Dec 15, 5:32am - #350832 
get some BIG *** ******* to sit in your car!!!
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Dec 15, 7:12am - #350833 
with teh kyb you aren't supposed to drop it lower than 1.5 otherwise u'll void the warranty on them and they are only meant for a drop up to 1.5 inches all around

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Dec 16, 12:26pm - #350834 
the s-techs only drop it 1.4 all around so he should be good

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Dec 19, 9:13pm - #350835 
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Dec 20, 3:02am - #350836 
im gettin these on in about a week

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Dec 20, 3:36am - #350837 
Originally Posted by narcolepsy123456
my kyb agx struts took a week to settle before it went all the way down on my tanabe df210 springs, so if you just did the install like a day or so ago, give it time. they'll go down to where they should be.


yea, just give it a little more time to settle thumbsup

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Dec 24, 2:32am - #350838 
I paired my KYB AGX shocks to Intrax springs. I have one finger gap in the rear and two finger gap in the front. Probably because of my heavy mdf box with two 12" Crossfire subs in the trunk, but it lowered my car, not raised it like yours. Give it some time to settle in.


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Dec 24, 5:58am - #350839 
Has been about a week now and still the left hand side is higher than the right confused Maybe I should get some fat ass to sit on the left for faster result... you think?

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Dec 24, 10:35am - #350840 
i will have the same setup by sunday after installation. currently have Tanabe DF210 with stock shocks and will replace both with Tein S-Tech and KYB AGX. I will check on the difference on both as soon as it settles...

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Dec 26, 8:21am - #350841 
Finally my AGX has settled down my car a bit eek

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Dec 29, 8:10pm - #350842 
that's good thumbsup saw in your profile you're running a 35 profile tire, better watch out for potholes wave personally i'd run nothing less than a 40 when you get your next set.

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