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Are coilovers worth it

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by pinchetaco, Feb 11, 2010.

  1. Feb 11, 2010 at 4:26 PM
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    pinchetaco

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    I have an 06 with a six inch pro comp lift. I want to upgrade the front but is it actually worth it to get coilovers with a six inch lift. Advantages/Disadvantages.
     
  2. Feb 11, 2010 at 4:35 PM
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    im having mine installed on next thrusday for my 6" fabtech
    i thought it was worth it
     
  3. Feb 11, 2010 at 4:53 PM
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    Stillfly199

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    From what I have gathered when I did my research is it makes all the difference. It will be a better ride. Only disadvantage is the price.
     
  4. Feb 11, 2010 at 4:54 PM
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    Carson

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    The coilovers will give you a better ride and you can crank them up more to have more lift up to about 3+ inches.
     
  5. Feb 11, 2010 at 4:55 PM
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    1337Taco

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  6. Feb 12, 2010 at 11:20 AM
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    how much more flex can i expect? it should help out a ton on the trail. any suggestions on a manufacturer?
     
  7. Feb 12, 2010 at 1:52 PM
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    Masada

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    I would go with Fox, King or SAW....
     
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