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Old 04-16-2018, 01:55 AM   #15
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This looks like a great choice, IMO

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Having a damping adjustable shock for under $700 is a great deal. I've put 15k miles on mine and haven't had any issues. The feedback I've gotten on Bilstein is that they are overvalved and are generally harsher on the street. I've had Koni Yellows on every car I've ever owned and they've never let me down.
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You can't go wrong with the Konis. Great dampers
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x2 on this

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Well it looks like Koni is the way to go! I'll prolly call today and change my order
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Well it looks like Koni is the way to go! I'll prolly call today and change my order


If you get the kit that Dan shared let us know how it is. I just want to know for future knowledge if I ever want to switch it up again.


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Don't forget about the Koni rebate: http://bd8ba3c866c8cbc330ab-7b26c6f3...Sheet_2018.pdf
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Since I feel like this thread is active and at the top, I'll ask it here.

Which Koni model is going to be the closest to the Bilstein B8's?

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If you get the kit that Dan shared let us know how it is. I just want to know for future knowledge if I ever want to switch it up again.


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I just changed my order to this kit. The gentleman I talked to said it will ship in a week. Once I get it installed I'll let you know.

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Since I feel like this thread is active and at the top, I'll ask it here.

Which Koni model is going to be the closest to the Bilstein B8's?
I wouldn't know. This may be a question for the manufacturers themselves.
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Since I feel like this thread is active and at the top, I'll ask it here.

Which Koni model is going to be the closest to the Bilstein B8's?
There are only 3 Koni models

FSD's -- meant for stock/very mild dropping springs, non adjustable
STr.T's -- on the softer side, non adjustable
Sports -- Adjustable from soft to firm

So of those...I'd say the Sports, adjusted to your liking or on the firmer side to be comparable to the Bilsteins
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