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Old 03-28-2009, 02:14 AM   #1
EA704life
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It looks like Cambie street has taken it's toll on the Tein Struts. Two blown so now I need to replace. I currently have the full adjustable, pillow ball Super Street and honestly didn't use it. I'm looking to get something with a nice lowered look with solid ride. Does anyone currently like their set up or have any directions to push me in?

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Old 03-28-2009, 04:31 PM   #2
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I have RCE Wagon springs and Koni struts in mine. The ride is a little on the stiff side but but I'm happy with it as a daily driver. Fairly mild drop and an even gap front to back. Talk to Jason at Dale's Alginment, he will have some ideas for you.
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Old 03-28-2009, 09:41 PM   #3
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Konis are awesome. Prodrives are softer than the RCEs.

I run lowering camber plates up front cause it allows you to run sedan springs.
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Old 03-28-2009, 09:46 PM   #4
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I run stock struts and RCE springs and the rear spacers , I find these springs a hair too stiff .
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Old 03-29-2009, 02:28 AM   #5
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Is it hard to install those Koni inserts?
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Old 03-29-2009, 03:19 AM   #6
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Is it hard to install those Koni inserts?
If you have all the tools it takes about 2~3 hours to drill/cut and install the konis into your stock struts.

I used to run koni insert + RCE yellow and I have to say it is my favorite setup by far for DD.
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