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    Default springs.........how much!!!!!

    just got a price to supply and fit -40mm springs on my 2.2 direct.

    he wants £250 for the parts and £200 for the labour.

    he said he has to take a lot of the front end off.......?

    seems a lot to me, any thoughts?

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    Mate I really dont think you have to take the front end off think hes having you on a bit there I would shop around why dont you buy the springs seperate -40 springs you can get there call PI around 100 quid

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    It is not too difficult a job. You need to take the suspension strut off the front, then with a spring compresser remove the old spring. I think it only too fil4822 and me about 3/4 of an hour to take one of the front springs off and put it back again. The rear are a lot less. I wouldn,t mind £200 for fitting a set of springs.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ed taylor View Post
    It is not too difficult a job. You need to take the suspension strut off the front, then with a spring compresser remove the old spring. I think it only too fil4822 and me about 3/4 of an hour to take one of the front springs off and put it back again. The rear are a lot less. I wouldn,t mind £200 for fitting a set of springs.
    Probably give you a quick detail also if you ask nicely .......

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    If you'd been alot closer i could have eibachs fitted for you for £200 including parts lol. Those are extorsionate prices

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    Quote Originally Posted by john.robertson2 View Post
    If you'd been alot closer i could have eibachs fitted for you for £200 including parts lol. Those are extorsionate prices
    do you fancy a holiday in suffolk then.....lol

    cheers for the offer....

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