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Old 06-03-2013, 03:55 PM   #1
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how do I Update to 02+ knuckles on my '00?

So, the wagon's front end is worn. I'm going to be getting coilovers when the budget allows, and it seems there are more options for 02+ with the bigger knuckles.

so.. what's involved with my swapping-up?

Just the knuckles? will it change my brake situation, as well?
will I need different rotors? caliper brackets?
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I forget if it was here or maybe SC... but someone pointed out very well that it's just not worth it. Too much involved.
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struts, tie rods, ball joints, lower control arms, cv's...
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Ew... jesus.
I had hoped it would be 2-3 parts/side.

no bueno
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I just so happened to be checking out the maptun site yesterday and saw that they listed coilovers for the 98-01 now..

Coilover Kit Saab 9-5 98-01 - Maptun Performance
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Yeah... h&r are actually cheaper buy a hundo or so.
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Yeah... h&r are actually cheaper buy a hundo or so.
I've heard good things about the H&Rs
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i paid 300 dollars for coil overs on my 01







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...because...?
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...because...?
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...because...?
there is no need up update the knuckles lmao
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I meant.. why were they $300?
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I meant.. why were they $300?
they are made by FK and from the lower end line but work so why not? especially for 300 bucks
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