Installation tips for shocks/springs? - Saturn ION RedLine Forums
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 02-02-2012, 07:13 PM Thread Starter
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Lynnwood, WA
Posts: 111
Installation tips for shocks/springs?

So I am buying OEM's Koni/Tein setup as my stockers suck and need to be replaced anyways. Anything that I need to know I could run into that others have had problems with, any parts or hardware that needs attention during installation? Everyone helped when I asked the similar question about my clutch so I thought I would ask again. On a side note, I will also be installing Powell stage 1 rotated mount/spacers so hopefully I will get better handling and no wheel hope in one day's work.

Stock except AEM dryflow filter, TTR solid rear trans insert. GM upgraded clutch, Napa MaxDrive axles, solid shift cable bracket, koni yellows, tein springs, and the 04 rotated mounts and bracket from Powell.

Factory Freak says 240 hp & 210 ft/lb tq.

Best E.T. 14.549 @ 98.17 mph, 2.331 60ft. (with crappy street tires, and only my 4th pass ever)

For Sale
andyoconnor83 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 02-02-2012, 07:54 PM
Senior Member
 
Big Knight's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Duanesburg NY
Posts: 2,967
I'd say go see Golden Chicken, but you are nowhere near him...

Driving a 2006 Chile Pepper Red Redline with Comp Package and Stage 2, 110K miles.
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


Red Clan Grand Master Assassin...
Big Knight is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Saturn ION RedLine Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in











Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
WTB: Cheap lowering springs, Struts, Shocks IonIt2004 Buy/Sell Parts 15 05-23-2010 01:21 PM
Need/want shocks The Black Stig General Discussion 3 03-20-2010 11:18 PM
headers intake, springs and shocks, oils whatsupfromcali Performance Modifications 8 04-21-2009 07:04 PM
shocks and what they fit... whatsupfromcali Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension 14 04-21-2009 05:02 AM
Who Makes Shocks/Springs for our Car? zvillepimp1982 Performance Modifications 9 12-01-2005 06:52 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome