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      04-11-2011, 03:57 PM   #1013
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I don't want to go with ST for two reason:

1. The steel casing is not rust-proof. I don't want to run into problems down the road.
2. ST coilovers only come with a 5 year warranty.



Merci. I like you, too.

Hmm, I like the V2's, but I don't know if I will need the added features. I need to do more research on the V1's.
Well, where I live over here in SoCal, i don't need to worry about rust lol

and 5 years IMO is enough... as I personally wouldn't keep any car for more than 3-4 years, unless that car would become a weekend/track car.

the koni combo is better than V1s IMO and from my experience.

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      04-11-2011, 03:58 PM   #1014
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I don't want to go with ST for two reason:

1. The steel casing is not rust-proof. I don't want to run into problems down the road.
2. ST coilovers only come with a 5 year warranty.



Merci. I like you, too.

Hmm, I like the V2's, but I don't know if I will need the added features. I need to do more research on the V1's.

In my opinion I wouldn't worry about the rust especially since you live in socal. Back when I had a 3 year lease on a 335, I had the STs and when I took them off at the end of my lease, there was no rust problems whatsoever.

As far as the warranty goes, I guess if you plan on keeping your car for more than 5 years, you would want to consider the longer warranty on the KWs but for me, I doubt I'll keep my car for over 5 years...except my e30.

As persion suggested, if possible I would save up and get the V2s even if you don't plan on tracking your car since you can control the dampening.
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      04-11-2011, 03:58 PM   #1015
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Well, where I live over here in SoCal, i don't need to worry about rust lol

and 5 years IMO is enough... as I personally wouldn't keep any car for more than 3-4 years, unless that car would become a weekend/track car.

the koni combo is better than V1s IMO and from my experience.

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lol you beat me to it
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      04-11-2011, 04:23 PM   #1016
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      04-11-2011, 04:32 PM   #1017
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ST coilovers are what, $1000? SupremePower has the V1's for $1200 so the difference isn't bad, but then again, the V2's are only slightly more than the V1's.

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      04-11-2011, 04:41 PM   #1018
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ST coilovers are what, $1000? SupremePower has the V1's for $1200 so the difference isn't bad, but then again, the V2's are only slightly more than the V1's.

Damn all of you!
STs should be around 9 and V1s im not sure but I know KW raised their prices not too long ago? I'm not sure what the prices are on those now. Just get the KW Clubsports and call it a day
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      04-11-2011, 04:41 PM   #1019
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just spoke with Travis at ST. and he will be telling Amire? the dude with the matte black M6 about our meets. he also said that he's been hearing a lot about the weekly meet....
i guess it should be growing. while i was there i saw 3 335i's modded... damn i need those stickers!
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      04-11-2011, 05:08 PM   #1020
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They are cards, not stickers. Wouldent want to stick anything to peoples windows, right!

Anyway. you guys need to post meet related stuff in the meet thread. so that people see it is active...

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      04-11-2011, 05:16 PM   #1021
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STs should be around 9 and V1s im not sure but I know KW raised their prices not too long ago? I'm not sure what the prices are on those now. Just get the KW Clubsports and call it a day
Haha, why stop at the Clubsports? I might as well go with the 3-Way Adjustible Competition coilovers
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      04-11-2011, 05:49 PM   #1022
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You all should just come join me, and mess each other up at the new Krav Maga school I just started attending...
i've been doing all forms of Martial Arts since i was 8... definitely wouldn't mind trying Krav Maga. Soooo out of shape right now though.


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I wouldn't spend the money on the stealth option but if you're ballin it's just another mod to do lol
yeah, i didn't do the stealth... just hidden down low and made it look like part of the car lol


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I hated the idea of college (go study, get grades, find job, settle).
But I did what I could with it: I went, studied, met many people (not just girls.. lol), went abroad for a year, learned things about the world I never knew about, say what it's like to live on my own, live in a different country... i can really go on.
You shouldn't go to college just for money.. you are doing it wrong in my opinion.
I don't care if you are a millionaire, you won't know what you're missing until you try (this isn't rerferring to just college)
Networking FTMFW! During my many years in and out of college I've met so many different people in so many different fields. It's great! I got to live in the Philippines for a year, study, learned more about my roots, go clubbing everywhere, etc... Experiences i'll never forget.

I was looking through your time in Japan... lucky bastid!


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      04-11-2011, 05:54 PM   #1023
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I just hardwired mine

yeah networking is the best.
whenever I need anything from Japan or China, I can usually have one of my friends help get it for me

Well, if my ass is grabbed... i have my lawyer on my fav list
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yeah, i didn't do the stealth... just hidden down low and made it look like part of the car lol




Networking FTMFW! During my many years in and out of college I've met so many different people in so many different fields. It's great! I got to live in the Philippines for a year, study, learned more about my roots, go clubbing everywhere, etc... Experiences i'll never forget.

I was looking through your time in Japan... lucky bastid!

Jamie will grab your ass.
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Well, if my ass is grabbed... i have my lawyer on my fav list
you won't know... he'll do it from across the room... he's a sneaky guy.
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      04-11-2011, 06:32 PM   #1025
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i've been doing all forms of Martial Arts since i was 8... definitely wouldn't mind trying Krav Maga. Soooo out of shape right now though.
It is apparently supposed to be one of the best places in the world to train. I absolutely love it. I started training when I was 5, but stopped from about 18-22 when I was at military college.

They had their own form of training, but it was pretty basic martial arts. I should be there mon-thu every day of the week...for well until there is nothing else to learn there.
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After looking into KW a bit more, it appears as if there are definitely some quality issues. So my search continues... I'm going to look into Tein, specifically the SS-P.
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After looking into KW a bit more, it appears as if there are definitely some quality issues. So my search continues... I'm going to look into Tein, specifically the SS-P.
How about TC Kline Racing?
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How about TC Kline Racing?
i TCKline Racing suspension...

i also like what HP Autowerks in Santa Barbara has to offer...
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correct me if im wrong but the quality issues with the KW was something with the tabs bending if you had lower sways installed?
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How about TC Kline Racing?
I don't know much about TC Kline, but a quick search shows that people seem to impressed with the quality and performance. The price is a bit up there, though.
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I don't know much about TC Kline, but a quick search shows that people seem to impressed with the quality and performance. The price is a bit up there, though.
Comparable to KW V3.
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hey guys have you seen a Top Profile Banner for Facebook?

like of a M3? or something along those lines. that would be sick!

i dont know where to get them at... i see people have them tho.

okay, so i found it but i dont think there is one for BMW's, SUCKS!

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Comparable to KW V3.
Interesting.

I've been looking at the HP Autowerk site and they have some pretty fancy suspension stuff. Something like this would be great, but the price tag is too much for me, right now...

http://www.hpashop.com/product.sc?pr...categoryId=174

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hey guys have you seen a Top Profile Banner for Facebook?

like of a M3? or something along those lines. that would be sick!

i dont know where to get them at... i see people have them tho.

okay, so i found it but i dont think there is one for BMW's, SUCKS!
I have no idea what you're talking about lol.
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What's the issue with the KW V3s? I just purchased a few sets to stock. Did I miss something?

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