Which Shocks

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Which Shocks

by Calibra_Mike » Sun Apr 27, 2014 8:34 pm

Been looking at shock absorbers as mine are probably due replacing as I have never changed them and not sure what's on there at present.

I'm looking at the Bilstein B6 or the Koni adjustables. Anyone have any advice or other options of similar spec.

I've had the Bilsteins before on my last Calibra and they worked sell with the Apex springs. I've also had the Koni's on my Old Corolla with we're awesome.

http://bilstein.suspensiondirect.co.uk/ ... _i_16V.jsp

http://www.koni.uk.com/home/index.php?o ... Itemid=284
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Re: Which Shocks

by v6 steve » Sun Apr 27, 2014 8:37 pm

wast of money unless your going on the track b4's are great for fast road
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Re: Which Shocks

by Allys Cally » Sun Apr 27, 2014 8:48 pm

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Re: Which Shocks

by Calibra_Mike » Sun Apr 27, 2014 8:55 pm

B4s ok to use with 35mm lowering springs?
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Re: Which Shocks

by v6 steve » Sun Apr 27, 2014 9:16 pm

ye thats what iv got on both cars as is a lot of members on here
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Re: Which Shocks

by Calibra_Mike » Sun Apr 27, 2014 10:14 pm

So do you rate the Billys over the Koni? I'm pretty sure I'm going to go for the Bilsteins. Thought I would just see if anyone has discovered any other shocks that worked better. I suppose why change something that works.

Out of interest has anyone ever fitted coilovers? Not that I plan on doing that.
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