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      06-08-2012, 10:03 AM   #1
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Suspension?

Any with awd running coil overs?
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      06-08-2012, 10:09 AM   #2
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Holy shit.

Are people really this fucking helpless/clueless/lazy/entitled?
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Any with awd running coil overs?
Dont be silly! Of course not.
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Holy shit.

Are people really this fucking helpless/clueless/lazy/entitled?
Yes. Entitlement runs deeper and deeper into humanity with each passing year as nature's natural selection laws are replaced by our "equal rights" attempts. Thereby littering on the gene pool, breeding helplessness and the expectation that other people will do their work for them.

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Yes. Entitlement runs deeper and deeper into humanity with each passing year as nature's natural selection laws are replaced by our "equal rights" attempts. Thereby littering on the gene pool, breeding helplessness and the expectation that other people will do their work for them.

/rant
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First real answer....yes...
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lol search AWD and coilovers should go like PB and J lol Ahem yeah I'm running KW V1's love em! it should come stock lol
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lol search AWD and coilovers should go like PB and J lol Ahem yeah I'm running KW V1's love em! it should come stock lol
Agreed. KW says they only drop about 1.5-2 inches, but it's really more like a 3-4 inch drop with our floaty XI suspension from the factory.
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Been running H&R coils for 13k miles. They are great.
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yeah, tons of us are..just don't cheap out on suspension, go with a system from hpa or tckline. i've found them to be the best in the midrange so far.
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yeah, tons of us are..just don't cheap out on suspension, go with a system from hpa or tckline. i've found them to be the best in the midrange so far.
Did not know there were others Coilovers out there for our XI beside H&R and KW.

Anyway, i paid $1340 for my KW v1, installed for 5 days now. Loving it.
I lowered all the way to 1/2" left which most likely will be all the way down when i get my stud conversion come in to spacer the wheels out 20mm....Update pic will come then.
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Did not know there were others Coilovers out there for our XI beside H&R and KW.

Anyway, i paid $1340 for my KW v1, installed for 5 days now. Loving it.
I lowered all the way to 1/2" left which most likely will be all the way down when i get my stud conversion come in to spacer the wheels out 20mm....Update pic will come then.
yes, the HPA/TCK kits have been out for some time now and IMHO are far superior to the KW's and H&R's in every way. i'm not knocking on your choice, just offering my experience and insight. you got a great deal on the v1's. for the money, they can't be beat.
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Holy shit.

Are people really this fucking helpless/clueless/lazy/entitled?
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Yes. Entitlement runs deeper and deeper into humanity with each passing year as nature's natural selection laws are replaced by our "equal rights" attempts. Thereby littering on the gene pool, breeding helplessness and the expectation that other people will do their work for them.

/rant
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search lmao

but yea most of us. i've had coils on for about 55k no complaints
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      06-11-2012, 10:53 AM   #16
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Coils are great on my xi except with the ne winters and my laziness, I didn't clean the collars much in the winter.

So my coils are now coilless but they still ride fantastic.
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      06-11-2012, 04:38 PM   #17
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What a hilarious post/thread.

Nope, not one, not a single person out there is running a C/O setup on an xi.

Yikes
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      06-12-2012, 02:32 PM   #18
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lol you guys are funny - the OP didn't even come back here. Maybe he is computer illiterate or doesn't know how to use the search function on the forums - shrugs - he is new let's cut him a little slack.

anyway - OP I see at least 50% of the threads on the XI discussion to be about suspension for the XI...I started a thread JUST asking users what coilovers they used found here:

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=679275

doyle made an excellent thread on XI suspension that you should read first found here:

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=458209

do everyone a favor and learn how to search first then ask question if you don't want to be flamed.

9 out of 10 times you are not asking a unique question. It's probably already been answered 5 times then 20 more times by people who don't research like you.

with that said.......:
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OP: My ride has been dropped on H&R coilovers, you can check out pics here

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=693768
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maybe it was troll bait - OP is long gone lol
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