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adjusting weitec coilovers

Scott Jul 18, 2009

  1. Scott

    Scott Well-Known Member

    I had weitec coilovers fitted to my car 3 weeks ago and the rear is sitting a bit high compared to the front. Does anyone know of a good guide to adjusting the coilovers once on the car? More specifically the rear but would be good to know the front too.

  2. Boydie

    Boydie S3 8V DSG VCDS Map User

    Coilover adjustment is easy

    Front - you have to take the wheel off, use the C spanners on the two lock rings located below the springs - turn the spanners in either direction to snap the lock and then adjust accordingly but spinning the lock rings further down or up!

    Rear - remove the lower bolt at the bottom of each shock, this will drop the rear arms down and you should then be able to remove the rear springs - at the bottom of the spring is the lowering bolt - just turn this accordingly to a desired height and thats it - put it back in and then put the bolt back into the shock!

    Make sure you measure accurately the distances you go in the coilovers to make the car even!

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