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    Coilovers?

    anyone recommend decent coilovers at an even more decent price?
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    FK are highly rated budget coil overs
    just a little a6

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    Alot of mixed opinions on FK's! How about a set of Weitec of KW Variant 1's?
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    KW's or H&R !

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    He'll need a few pennies for a set of H&R's!
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    fk highsports on mine, good drop range and a good solid ride
    Be prepared so sacrifice a litte comfort tho

    Standard specification is unacceptable

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    thanks for all replies! i'll get to searching

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    fk highsports
    Built in Germany, Perfected in England

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    h & R 's not cheap, but highly recommended
    noggy blue S4, hybrid turbo's, 470 bhp, and lots of bits, audi-sport. net sticker

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    jamex ones on ebay, 40-120mm drop

    £300

    anyone know anything about these?

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    For a little bit more i'd personally go for the Weitec. Jamex are the lowest entry level coilovers.
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    i have had spax rsx before on a bmw, are they any good on a audi a4 1.8T, i appreciate that more expensive means much better, but i need new front shocks and £700 is out of the question at the moment. any input is welcome. thanks. any alternative for around £450-£550?

    was looking at bilstien shocks with conventional style eibach sportline springs, but i have sport suspension and would like to see a futhur 30-40mm drop.
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    Quote Originally Posted by killa_z
    jamex ones on ebay, 40-120mm drop

    300

    anyone know anything about these?
    i have heard a lot of good reviews about these!!!!!

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    i wouldn't trust anything at that price
    Built in Germany, Perfected in England

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    Quote Originally Posted by Herby1
    i have heard a lot of good reviews about these!!!!!
    You could always buy these and use them for 1-2 years then save for some better quality ones

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    Quote Originally Posted by Randomjim
    i wouldn't trust anything at that price
    For coilovers i'd have to agree!
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    Quote Originally Posted by disley
    fk highsports on mine, good drop range and a good solid ride
    Be prepared so sacrifice a litte comfort tho
    FK's on mine too not too bad a ride even though its sat on its a$$ LOL

 

 

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