Opinion on Skunk2 Coilovers

Sladage

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Hi my name is Slade and im from Richmond Va. I drive a 99 Honda Civic DX. I need your opinion about Skunk2 coilovers. I am getting a really good deal on them and i was wondering how they perform. I also am getting some shocks. What kind should i get and where should i get them.

Thanks for the help!
Slade

99 Honda Civic Dx
Hayame Catback Exhaust(JDM)
OBX CAI
JVC Kameleon Deck
17" TZ7 Rims
Soon Skunk2 Coilovers
 

97dxhatch

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They are about the same as ground controls. If you can get a good deal on them, then I say get them.
 


Sladage

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Alright - thanks for the help! One more question for nightkids1. Did you ever put any shocks on your car or a camber kit? Is it true everytime you lower your car you have to get in realigned? Thanks for the help!
 


nightkids1

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Originally posted by "Sladage"

Alright - thanks for the help! One more question for nightkids1. Did you ever put any shocks on your car or a camber kit? Is it true everytime you lower your car you have to get in realigned? Thanks for the help!
no i havnt got new shocks yet, dont have the money
and yeah i would recomend getting the car realinged, but you dont have to.
 

The Civic

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If you don't get the car realigned or get a camber kit you can definately expect to see the insides of your tires wearing quicker than normal.

Till L8er,
Ken
 

97dxhatch

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And if you do plan on getting a camber kit, make sure you get get an alignment right after you install it. If not, you will have so problems keeping your car on the road.
 

jeselon

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i got ground controls on mine and i'm really happy. i got tokico shocks as well. no camber kit tho =(
 

4BANGING

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yeah i have skunk 2 coilovers on my 97 civic with tokicon struts and next i have to get a camber kit because i could see the tires are going to wear out on the insides if i don't.
 

spider883

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well on the 2k1 and up civic's the best are the skunk2 and GC's.. i dont know how they are for the 6thgens but im sure they are very comparable
 

Jay Jay

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Originally posted by "spider883"

well on the 2k1 and up civic's the best are the skunk2 and GC's.. i dont know how they are for the 6thgens but im sure they are very comparable
they are also the best coilove sleeves for 6th gens. as well. I have them with koni yellows on my ek.
 



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