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      09-04-2009, 12:06 AM   #1
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How long does KW V2 coilovers last?

I'm looking to purchase a used set and I'm wondering how long it can last. I'm sure it depends on driving style and conditions, but on average how long?

I tried searching but I must have used wrong keywords bc I didn't find anything.

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I had mine for 2 1/2 years now and it still feel awesome!!!


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I'm looking to purchase a used set and I'm wondering how long it can last. I'm sure it depends on driving style and conditions, but on average how long?

I tried searching but I must have used wrong keywords bc I didn't find anything.

Thanks!
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      09-04-2009, 12:51 AM   #3
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I had mine for 2 1/2 years now and it still feel awesome!!!
Thanks! How many miles on them?
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I'm almost 16,000 miles.

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Thanks! How many miles on them?
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      09-04-2009, 03:19 AM   #5
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they seem to last a while

2.5 years and only 16k miles???

You don't drive much haha
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They are designed to outlast the life of the car, you shouldn't have problems with a used set so long as they were not abused.
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Thanks guys! 16K in 2 yrs is def not a lot. I drive about 30K+/yr so......
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Lifetime of the vehicle warranty
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Lifetime of the vehicle warranty
Thanks! but what if it's a different vehicle?
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Thanks! but what if it's a different vehicle?
The warranty is non transferable so it only applies to the original purchaser.
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The warranty is non transferable so it only applies to the original purchaser.
Darn!!! Hmmm, hopefully there won't be a problem then.
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