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    Default FK shocks and springs- anyone using them?

    Is anyone using these? Are they anygood? A full kit is silly cheap. I know you get what you pay for but how do people rate them?

    cheers, Rob

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    There was a big thread about these. I am sure someone put them on drove a few miles and took them straight back off. Other cancelled their orders for them after that. They were so hard they were unbearable.

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    We found opposite with @hairy31's, the rear was so bouncy he had to remove his spacers as it kept catching, also loads of noises from the front even with spring sleeves... Eventually sorted however...

    Ive just left shocks and 40mm springs, only way I'd change is for expensive coilovers.
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    Mmmmm so rubbish then. Lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by leemarksmith View Post
    We found opposite with @hairy31's, the rear was so bouncy he had to remove his spacers as it kept catching, also loads of noises from the front even with spring sleeves... Eventually sorted however...

    Ive just left shocks and 40mm springs, only way I'd change is for expensive coilovers.
    What was causing the noise?

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    Twisting of the springs, but even with sleeves it was there but quietened, needed to be all greased and taped up.

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    Any body else have any experience of these?

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    To be honest, you don't seem to come across many threads moaning about the FKs so there either mainly ok or just not popular... If you have the money just go for it...

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    Had shocks mate , and bad experience tbh

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sebastian View Post
    Had shocks mate , and bad experience tbh
    In what way? Poor quality?

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