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ted18852103
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Dec 26, 7:40pm - #73549 
springs and shocks vs coilovers

what is better performance wise springs and shocks or coilovers or coilovers vs just springs

and has anyone ever heared of V2 Coilovers Springs they are on ebay for like a dollar just wanted to know

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Steven
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Dec 26, 7:45pm - #73550 
1) A good spring and strut combo is just as good IMHO than a set of full coilovers.

2) Don't buy those ebay no-name brand coilovers. They're absolutely no good. You people need to stop asking about them.

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Dec 26, 11:38pm - #73551 
Here is the link where you can get good springs for very low price. www.Modacar.com or grin www.Pepboys.com wave

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Dec 27, 12:09pm - #73552 
only reason to get coilovers imo is if you want your car dropped to some specific height not covered by avilable springs...


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Dec 27, 2:06pm - #73553 
save your money on a good full coilover setup (e.g. TEIN). if you get the height-only adjustable coils, like ground control, and GOOD koni shocks for example..it'll probably run a little bit less. but that "little bit" is worth it for a full coilover setup.

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Dec 27, 5:16pm - #73554 
Originally Posted by fusi0n
save your money on a good full coilover setup (e.g. TEIN). if you get the height-only adjustable coils, like ground control, and GOOD koni shocks for example..it'll probably run a little bit less. but that "little bit" is worth it for a full coilover setup.


yup
plus if you get adjustable coilovers, you can have it lower for show use and higher for daily driving, if thats what you want

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