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Old 03-14-2018, 12:16 PM   #15
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There's no reason you can't use your old stuff, it's just probably worn out. If you get it all back together and your old mounts and bearings start squeaking and grinding, you have to do the entire job over again. So unless you have insanely low mileage on your current parts, it makes sense to go ahead and replace it all while you're in there.

Plus it's easier to use all new mounts, bearings, bump stops, and dust boots because you can build the new strut assembly before you start the job, and just swap it in without taking the old one apart.
Ok got it. Mine has 60K miles on it....so I cant imagine its worn out but I can see why it makes sense that i'd replace that stuff with the suspension kit.

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^^^ all that. I change my suspension every 6 months or so. New parts every time.


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Every six months? That seems a bit excessive to me....IMO. How much does that cost you?
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Ok got it. Mine has 60K miles on it....so I cant imagine its worn out but I can see why it makes sense that i'd replace that stuff with the suspension kit.



Every six months? That seems a bit excessive to me....IMO. How much does that cost you?
Haha well I go from summer suspension of lowered on H&R SS springs and koni oranges to Tiguan H&R lift springs for the winter. Costs $60 for the hardware everytime and an alignment.
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Jesus. And I'm over here getting tired of swapping between summer and winter wheels.
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Jesus. And I'm over here getting tired of swapping between summer and winter wheels.
Haha. I swap suspension, wheels and tires, and front bumpers every spring and late fall lol. Soon to be brake pads as well.
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Haha. I swap suspension, wheels and tires, and front bumpers every spring and late fall lol. Soon to be brake pads as well.
Lol I am originally from Michigan so I get it. Those winters are fierce!
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Lol I am originally from Michigan so I get it. Those winters are fierce!
Yeah, they sure are. I got stuck one winter on stock suspension, sooooooo I went full retard lol.
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