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Hey people i was shopping for full coilovers and i came across these ones that cought my attention because of it's price. thay are used and really cheap!! but he said that they're in perfect conditions! one my concerns was that he didnt mention the brand.another one is that he used it on a 01 cupe and i have an 02 cupe but as far as i know they both share the same type of suspension RIGHT??? if any of you can advice it'll be more than helpfull!! THANX



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I would not trust anything from eBay.
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01 and 02 are the same.

Thoes look like megans in a way, but they arent.. I dont know anything thats red.. maybe skunk or something?
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not sure what they are, but I'm pretty sure they aren't skunk2
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Need a link to the ebay sale.
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I have been looking on eBay for them with no luck.
The link would be very helpful.

Side note. They kinda look like someone painted their stock struts and put a set of sleeves on them. IDK just a bad feeling about these.
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Thanks ROB.

Am I the only person that noticed the car in the eBay pic?



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is it just me or do the pics make it look like there is no rear suspension at all?? you can see the rear wheel from the driver-side window?
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i wouldnt buy used coilover overs the internet. there's no real way to determine if the shocks are blown or not. Buy them new over the internet with warranty or buy them used locally.
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The member here is Innovators. This is the second thread about these coilovers already.
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yea the dude selling those coilovers is a member here.

His k swap looks like a beast!
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yeah i know he's a member here!! but im bidding on them but now after reading all your replies im thinking about canceling my bid... mann i dont want to spend money on something that i dont even know nothing about it!! thanks for everybodies time!! oh btw i read the other forum about these same coilovers... lol i see im not the only one trying to get them!!

Can i put any shoks (for civic) with any spring or coilover (made for civic as well) i mean can i mix brands like that..?? for example i was watching this tokico struts shocks and this kyb springs can i do that?
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look in the suspension FAQs man.... and stop typing up in a big bold colors.. thats annoying. he's a good guy.. have u tried pm'ing him? he says he does not know the brand because they came on the car when his customer brought it in. they are not HIS persay (sp?) but they are his customers.. he took them off cuz they went with a different suspension route. he's a really good guy and isnt trying to screw someone over.. its up to you. could be an ebay brand..could be something else.. but u wont know and neither does he.. he just wants to get rid of them..
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yes you can mix and match...just remember that ebay coilovers are all the same size, and your perches up front will be bigger, so its shitty way to go. Stick to the good stuff. About these coilovers, I have no clue in particular. Just dont assume that they are bad. If you get them and dont like em, il buy them from you for whatever price you paid and just slam my car
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Personally, I would pass on them.

Also, stop posting in big colored letters. We can read.

Yes, you can mix and match shocks, but you shouldn't have to. Find a full set.
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Personally, I would pass on them.

Also, stop posting in big colored letters. We can read.

Yes, you can mix and match shocks, but you shouldn't have to. Find a full set.
I think he meant mixing spring/strut companies..like can you use Tokico shocks and neuspeed springs, or you have to use tokico springs as well

Let me elaborate.

Companies might offer certain packages that are specifically matched for each other, but that doesnt mean that mixing will offer a different result. Tokico offers a package for the coupe with springs and struts , but they may not be agressive enough, or drop low enough for your liking. Do your research and see what others say, this isnt the kind of thing you go to replace and just buy the first stuff you see.
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Personally, I would pass on them.

Also, stop posting in big colored letters. We can read.

Yes, you can mix and match shocks, but you shouldn't have to. Find a full set.
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look in the suspension FAQs man.... and stop typing up in a big bold colors.. thats annoying. he's a good guy.. have u tried pm'ing him? he says he does not know the brand because they came on the car when his customer brought it in. they are not HIS persay (sp?) but they are his customers.. he took them off cuz they went with a different suspension route. he's a really good guy and isnt trying to screw someone over.. its up to you. could be an ebay brand..could be something else.. but u wont know and neither does he.. he just wants to get rid of them..

sorry boss.. i was just trying to make it easy to read but i see it's worst!! sorry about it!!!
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