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Need your Coilovers rebuilt?

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by chris4x4, Jun 21, 2010.

  1. Jun 21, 2010 at 2:02 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Got this in an e-mail. The guy knows his stuff.

     
  2. Jun 21, 2010 at 2:13 PM
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    King coilovers frt +3". Bilstein 5100 shocks rear w/AAL, K&N FIPK, Magnablow exhaust, Billet grill, clear corner lights, Sony stereo, JBL, Sub etc.
    Im gonna email him now, Thanks. Im looking to get my Kings 'redid'
     
  3. Jun 21, 2010 at 2:14 PM
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  4. Jun 21, 2010 at 2:15 PM
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    EL TACOROJO

    EL TACOROJO SNAPPIN NECKS AND CASHIN CHECKS.

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    throwing this addy in my contacts will come in handy when i need mine rebuilt
     
  5. Jun 21, 2010 at 2:15 PM
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    EL TACOROJO

    EL TACOROJO SNAPPIN NECKS AND CASHIN CHECKS.

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    x2
     
  6. Jun 21, 2010 at 2:19 PM
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    Manwithoutaplan

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  7. Jun 21, 2010 at 2:25 PM
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    nighthawk87

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    How do you know when they need "rebuilt"
     
  8. Jun 21, 2010 at 3:10 PM
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    chris4x4

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    If they no longer dampen the front end.
     
  9. Jun 21, 2010 at 4:27 PM
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    nelson18matt

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    where is he located?
     
  10. Jun 23, 2010 at 9:28 AM
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    Matt, I just heard from him, He's in Orange, Ca
     
  11. Jun 23, 2010 at 1:44 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    wonder if he can beat walker evans $55 per CO?
     
  12. Jun 23, 2010 at 1:45 PM
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    King coilovers frt +3". Bilstein 5100 shocks rear w/AAL, K&N FIPK, Magnablow exhaust, Billet grill, clear corner lights, Sony stereo, JBL, Sub etc.
    Unless W. Evans doesnt charge for parts, Negative
     
  13. Jun 23, 2010 at 1:47 PM
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    no i dont. thanks tho
     
  14. Jun 23, 2010 at 1:49 PM
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    wat?
    well that settles where i'm going i guess...lol.
     
  15. Jun 23, 2010 at 2:56 PM
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    King coilovers frt +3". Bilstein 5100 shocks rear w/AAL, K&N FIPK, Magnablow exhaust, Billet grill, clear corner lights, Sony stereo, JBL, Sub etc.
    Hope he doesnt mind, but here is what I was quoted for my Kings:

    "Normal labor on any non-bypass is 50 per shock to rebuild them, if you need to have me take the coils off I charge an extra 20 per shock because that is what I pay to use the spring compressor at King. You will be looking at about 60 in parts as well, which includes new seals and oil. So grand total you are looking at 160-200 depending on the coils..."
     
  16. Jun 23, 2010 at 5:23 PM
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    wat?
    guess i should be more specific as well. WE wants $55 per CO and $10 per shock for the rebuild kits....and then shipping. my guess is they only do WE shocks/COs, but i dunno fo sho
     
  17. Jun 30, 2010 at 1:44 PM
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    About how long can they go before this starts to happen? I'm thinking of getting coil-overs, but I don't want to have to rebuild them every year. How would coil-overs compare to Bilsten 5100's in terms of lasting durability? Thanks for the info, please pardon the off-topic question :)
     
  18. Jun 30, 2010 at 2:04 PM
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    What about replacing the spring?
     
  19. Jun 30, 2010 at 2:43 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Depending on use, CO's can last a year, if beaten on regularly, or much longer on a DD. THe bilstiens dont offer the adjustablility of the dampening, but have a lifetime warranty (Last I heard).
     
  20. Sep 13, 2010 at 11:04 AM
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    i went over to leeper so he could rebuild my leepers, he said he didnt do rebuilds anymore and said he knew a guy that was the best around town, he gave me trent hauber's phone number. i called trent i met with him at cal state long beach last week and said will try and have them by this week. super good guy. he's charging me 140 to rebuild them.
    i put in his name in a search and it also came out that he works at the gmr in signal hill... he told me he works there a couple days a week... im just waiting for him to call when they're ready so i can possibly get them installed at the socal mod day. lol
     
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