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springs or shocks? #412892 Mar 6, 11:41pm Mar 6, 11:41pm
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springs or shocks?
ok im on my 80k miles, i still have my stock shocks and i have aftermarket SPRINT springs for 3 years now, heres the question...my ride is bounce i want to know whether its my springs that need replacing or my shocks and the obvious answer would be both, but i want a really good answer...i have a 1.8 in. drop so lets say 2 inches.


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Re: springs or shocks? [Re: Eman] #412893 Mar 7, 12:12am Mar 7, 12:12am
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Its time for new shocks


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Re: springs or shocks? [Re: gtscelica05] #412894 Mar 7, 12:15am Mar 7, 12:15am
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Yep, sounds like they're giving out.

Re: springs or shocks? [Re: MptGlw69] #412895 Mar 7, 10:30am Mar 7, 10:30am
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so as far as springs are concerned, do they wear out or should i not worry about that?


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Re: springs or shocks? [Re: Eman] #412896 Mar 7, 11:40am Mar 7, 11:40am
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yup you def need new shocks, ur springs should be fine thumbsup

Re: springs or shocks? [Re: SmutasticGT] #412897 Mar 7, 11:49am Mar 7, 11:49am
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i ask here too, i just talked to a mechanic and he told me that all four are STRUTS, and not shocks...can anyone help with that question?


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Re: springs or shocks? [Re: Eman] #412898 Mar 7, 11:51am Mar 7, 11:51am
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shocks and struts

Re: springs or shocks? [Re: celiwhite] #412899 Mar 7, 11:53am Mar 7, 11:53am
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yea thats what i told him, i said shocks in front and strut in rear and he said actually all four are struts and not shocks wtf sometimes im surpsied by what mechanics say...


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Re: springs or shocks? [Re: Eman] #412900 Mar 7, 12:43pm Mar 7, 12:43pm
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SPRINT and Tokico HP Blues go real well with each other. I love my SPRINT Springs and Tokico Blues. Nice color to, they're both blue...LOL


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Re: springs or shocks? [Re: n8mulder] #412901 Mar 7, 1:20pm Mar 7, 1:20pm
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shocks. thumbsup

Re: springs or shocks? [Re: Virgilson] #412902 Mar 7, 3:06pm Mar 7, 3:06pm
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someone anyone, please help me i want to know what the setup is, so i dont have to make two visits and i just order the part, i have an 00 celi with 99 motor.


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