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Best dampers and spring combo for the money

Old 12-15-2018, 08:50 PM
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Originally Posted by Car Analogy View Post
He said best for the money, not best money no object...
He didn't name an actual numerical amount...

At OP, this guy's used set of DFVs is probably the best for your money for what i'm assuming is a budget in the $1000-$2000 region. If you're not spending that, save the money, get a sway bar, and wait until you can spend that kind of money.

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I happen to have a low mileage set of DFVs for sale too. Can be sold with or without a Swift spring upgrade. I can actually set them up any way you want.

I can do the off the shelf 10/8k setup. I have an extra pair of Ohlins springs to do a 10/10k setup. I also have 12/10k Swift springs. I'll offer the 10/8 or 10/10 for the same price. Swifts are extra. PM me if interested.
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Originally Posted by Apex1.0 View Post
For the price you will not beat the Koni Yellow, GC setup. Make sure you use springs 500lb or higher to make up for the lower compression damping of the Konis.

My DFV setup with 10k/10k springs is better, but not that much better.
Does the Koni / GC set up retain stock height? If not, how much does it drop?

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The OP hasn't been on here since March...

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Originally Posted by Montecarlo blue View Post
Does the Koni / GC set up retain stock height? If not, how much does it drop?
They have adjustable perches, but I suggest you give GC a call. They are really good at answering your questions and helping you order the correct springs for what you're doing.
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Originally Posted by Chuck S View Post
The OP hasn't been on here since March...

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That doesn't matter if the info is useful to others.
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Let me tell everyone what suspension I use without answering the question.
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