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      04-25-2009, 03:47 PM   #1
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      04-25-2009, 04:31 PM   #2
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wait, you removed the guide support and grommet that is stuck in the top mounting hole? Does KW provide a replacement for that part?

Take some pics of your car's suspension with the wheels off, so we can get a better idea of what you are talking about
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I'd DIY a lot of stuff....... but I wouldnt DIY on my suspension or something that could impact the "safety" while driving unless I really know what I'm doing...

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ok, I see what you are talking about. So the KW shaft is thicker than the oem shaft? Drilling out that dished washer shouldn't be a problem. FWIW, you have to do that on koni applications if you have a honda/acura, as the koni shaft is larger than the oem. As long as the parts move freely like before, and you don't have excess slop, you should be fine.
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My friend works as a mechanic at a Volvo dealership and builds cars on his spare time so that is not a problem. The problem is that the parts didn't fit
lucky you to have a nice friend/mechanic helping you out!
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