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    Fk coilover help

    As some may know I've recently bought a MK3 golf gti, it's sitting on FK coilovers which are probably as low as they can be
    I'm going to raise it by half over the next few weeks. The my question is, the what c spanner/spanners do i need to buy to do this? Are they all the same for any FK coilovers? Thanks in advance :thumbup:

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    I have numerous coilovers, and my c spanners fitted them all.


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    Cool, cheers mate! I've got some on order now, gonna watch some youtube vids and have a go with them

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    Don't need a vid mate, squirt wd40 over the adjustment rings over the next few days, everyday, use the 2 spanners to loosen off the bottom ring, then just screw the top ring up to where you want it, then tighten the bottom ring up to the top ring to lock it.


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    I can't even see the adjustment rings lol, it really is that low, if you push down on the car it doesn't even move :rolleyes:
    I'll whip the wheels off tomorrow and give em spraying.
    My main concern is getting en all the same height! I'm pretty good with the old tape measure tho :thumbup:

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    put wheels on full lock each way, you will see the rings without having to remove the wheels dude.

    I count the threads to measure each side, tape measure probably will be better though

    mines rock hard as well, does my head in.

    Thought it was illegal to raise a dub?have you no shame lol


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    Lol, I've been told not to raise it and how illegal it is but if I go over one more pebble in the street and hear my exhaust dragging it along with the car, I'll go outta my mind

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    lmao! it is annoying, I get stuck if theres a pinecone in the road for god sake! lol caint wait to get my second car


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    I got impatient, c spanners came I am the post today so for the last few hours i've been busting knuckles raising it, and I took it up 40mm, and which is still low, but I can get it sown the drive without the splitter ripping off lol
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    let me know if the ride feels better


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