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Old 07-08-2011, 01:28 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Just bought Ground control and koni yellows!

it should be a week before i receive them ... ill post pics after the install! im really stoked!
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congrats?! did you get the top hats as well?
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Old 07-08-2011, 03:58 AM   #3 (permalink)
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it should be a week before i receive them ... ill post pics after the install! im really stoked!
no, i decided against them. I am only going for a 2" drop AT MOST so i thought i wouldn't benefit from them.

im also sticking with stock Bumpstops (cutting em in half).

ANNDDD by the way. THmotorsports was who i ordered the koni yellows from . absolute pleasure to deal with. They even matched an ebay price!!!
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Old 07-08-2011, 06:19 AM   #4 (permalink)
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i would spend the $ and get new bumpstops and two the bumpstops are just a lil bigger than they give you the clearance for by maybe a mm or 2 so you can take a drill and a drill bit and widen it just enough to clear it to savve yourself time
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OP you are going to like the new suspension. When i upgraded to koni/gc it was a night and day difference from my old setup (orange konis,H&R Sport).
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funny, i almost went that same exact route: koni reds and H&R to yellows/GC
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OP you are going to like the new suspension. When i upgraded to koni/gc it was a night and day difference from my old setup (orange konis,H&R Sport).
awesome! im upgrading from my stock GSR suspension .

hopefully the install goes well!
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funny, i almost went that same exact route: koni reds and H&R to yellows/GC
Z, did you use your stock bump stops on your Yellow/GC setup? or the extended top hats?

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Z, did you use your stock bump stops on your Yellow/GC setup? or the extended top hats?

thanks!
You missed the key word...almost. I dont think he actually had them.
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You missed the key word...almost. I dont think he actually had them.
i think he was saying that he upgraded from a similar suspension
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that is exactly what i was saying.. i had reds (instead of orange like Wyatt had) and HR springs, and went to the setup being talked about...

as for top hats, i used the stock ones, but i am not all that low anymore... that shit gets old (tire wear, poor day to day drivability)
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that is exactly what i was saying.. i had reds (instead of orange like Wyatt had) and HR springs, and went to the setup being talked about...

as for top hats, i used the stock ones, but i am not all that low anymore... that shit gets old (tire wear, poor day to day drivability)
yeah, i plan on experimenting with my ride height a bit. i expect the ground controls to be quite easy to adjust (going off reviews and such). ill prob only go down 1.5 inches ( i live in the mountains of north georgia, so there are some steep driveways and stuff)
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For the ~$900 range, its hard to beat the Koni/GC setup. Hell, I would say its a better option than the $500 Taiwanese stuff. Its quality products from both companies and flexible to fit your driving style or needs. The Koni Yellos can also be rebuilt and have excellent warranty. You can probably tell I love mine...

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yeah, im pretty excited.

did you get yours from weak sauce? those top hats and bumpstops look like what they sell

i ended up getting mine new for $825 (no top hats or bumpstops though) after some serious shopping around and price matching
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