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How strong are coilover adjuster threads

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by chad68, Jun 7, 2009.

  1. Jun 7, 2009 at 8:20 AM
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    chad68

    chad68 [OP] Master Jedi Member I am...

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    Was wondering if there have been any problems with the height adjustment threads ever failing under a heavy load to the coilover from medium-aggressive offroading. Not talking about jumping.

    I got to thinking and it seems like those threads when offroading would be taking a lot of impact strees.
     
  2. Jun 7, 2009 at 8:26 AM
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    The springs are between 590# and 700# spring rate...That is a LOT of pressure all the time. I wouldn't worry about the threads failing...
     
  3. Jun 7, 2009 at 10:54 AM
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    chris4x4

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    The threads are fine.
     
  4. Jun 7, 2009 at 12:33 PM
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    Never had a set fail on any of the cars I have owned that had coilovers
     
  5. Jun 7, 2009 at 12:40 PM
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    I have never heard of the threads failing. Im sure that would never happen.
     
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