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OME 885x coils??

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by ACE_Taco, May 7, 2012.

  1. May 7, 2012 at 10:06 AM
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    ACE_Taco

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    Anyone know what year OME changed their coils from 885 to 885x? I purchased mine in April 2010 and would like to know which ones I have. I didn't pay attention to the box or tags when I installed.

    Thanks in advance...
     
  2. May 7, 2012 at 10:18 AM
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    masshole taco

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    try the search button brutha... :D Don't have them but OME changed from the 885 to 885X as the old 885's were sagging over time
     
  3. May 7, 2012 at 10:18 AM
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    chris4x4

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    I think they started fazing them in around 2009, or '10
     
  4. May 7, 2012 at 10:29 AM
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    10-4, thanks. Tried search, but nothing stated timeframe.
     
  5. May 7, 2012 at 10:38 AM
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    DeeKay21

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    I wonder if its written on the springs themselves?
     
  6. May 7, 2012 at 10:39 AM
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    Might be a stamping on the coil somewhere. :notsure:
     
  7. May 7, 2012 at 11:28 AM
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    chris4x4

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    Its not. There is a tag on the springs when shipped.
     
  8. May 7, 2012 at 11:32 AM
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    Same coil thickness and everything so once they're out of the box, no way to tell them apart?
     
  9. May 7, 2012 at 11:39 AM
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    ACE_Taco

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    I spoke to ARB and they said that they first shipped them with "x" on the tag, but not anymore.

    When you all mention sag, will it be noticeable vs. standard settling that the coils tend to do??
     
  10. May 7, 2012 at 2:07 PM
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    chris4x4

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    from what I have seen, everything is the same.
     
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