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Old 10-14-2010, 06:57 PM   #1
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B&G Springs + Koni Yellows...where to adjust

Hey Guys,

So my Koni Yellows arrived today and the B&G springs came last week. I get them on next weekend and I'm pretty excited...really excited.

The concern I have is in regards to the Koni's adjustability. I want a comfortable ride while also taking advantage of the Koni abilities.

How should I set them? Firmest all a round? Softest all around? In the middle? Firmer up front while softer in the back?

Let me know what you think please
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Old 10-14-2010, 07:39 PM   #2
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I have mine set to what could be considered 60% firm in the front & 80% firm rear on my wagon, but thats my preferance, & I'm very happy with it. From what I understand full firm will rattle your brain on every bump. But I can't imagine full soft would be any better of a ride.
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Koni Yellows are only adjustable in rebound.
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I always had mine set to 90% firm on the front and 100% full firm in the rear on my ng900 to get nice balance through the turns and to dial out the understeer the car had. I didn't find the ride quality to be that bad though because my 370z on stock shocks and springs is firmer.
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For daily use I have 1 full turn up from full soft.
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Mine are set to full soft and the ride is quite comfortable. Problem I have with full soft is that with the lowering springs, the car does bottom out now and then over big bumps or tight low speed turns.
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Old 10-15-2010, 01:35 PM   #7
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I have mine set to what could be considered 60% firm in the front & 80% firm rear on my wagon, but thats my preferance, & I'm very happy with it. From what I understand full firm will rattle your brain on every bump. But I can't imagine full soft would be any better of a ride.
Could I see pix of your car?

Thanks guys, still not sure what I'm going to do.

More experiences are def' welcome
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Old 10-23-2010, 02:19 PM   #9
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So the B&G springs and Koni yellows are installed. I preached the rear springs on the higher level and set the konis to 60% firm (both front and rear).

The ride is awesome but I'm not to impressed with the drop.
It really doesn't seemed to be any lower... Seems to be only mm lower. It was supposed to be a 1.6" drop, to think I was worried about it being too low.


I'm told the springs will settle, so we'll wait and see.

I'll have before and after pictures up soon.

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