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coilover install

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by dylandercole, Aug 28, 2009.

  1. Aug 28, 2009 at 10:12 PM
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    dylandercole

    dylandercole [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I have front spacers and like a lot of people that have them I want coilovers instead. Money is an issue, but right now besides car payments my truck is the only thing i have to put $ into. So my question is if i were to buy a set of coilovers (probably from toytec) do i need anything else (control arms, ect.) or can i just bolt those suckers right on?
     
  2. Aug 28, 2009 at 10:14 PM
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    tigerfan00

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    for an 03 you dont NEED anything else

    an alignment would be necessary afterwards though
     
  3. Aug 28, 2009 at 10:16 PM
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    dylandercole

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    why is the need emphasized? would there be a lot of problems?
     
  4. Aug 28, 2009 at 10:19 PM
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    no

    ive done nothing else to my truck after putting my SAWs on...and i dont have any issues...

    UCAs never hurt and neither do long travel CV boots...but they arent necessary
     
  5. Aug 28, 2009 at 10:23 PM
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    dylandercole

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    allright. thanks a lot. appretiate it
     
  6. Aug 29, 2009 at 9:36 AM
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    nelson18matt

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    i was going to tell you to make sure you have beer w/ you for the install but then saw your age so... have a coke zero
     
  7. Aug 29, 2009 at 2:05 PM
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    dylandercole

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    o c'mon im over 18 i can have a normal coke
     
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