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Old 04-20-2012, 06:49 PM   #1
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Ordered my new PFADT V6 Springs...

I JUST ordered some new V6 lowering springs from Apex Motorsports...

Any tips as to how to install them, where to install them, and anything you'd like to share? How much does an install typically cost?

I've NEVER lowered a car before and I'm a little nervous!
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Old 04-20-2012, 07:14 PM   #2
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Well, I'd offer up a Saturday and tell you to bring it over and we'd put them in. But since you're in California........

It's really not hard to do if you decide to do it yourself.

Just make sure whoever does it, they make sure the spring isolators are flush with the strut and the end of the coil is bumped up right against it. Remember that
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Old 04-20-2012, 07:52 PM   #3
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Old 04-20-2012, 08:50 PM   #4
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I JUST ordered some new V6 lowering springs from Apex Motorsports...

Any tips as to how to install them, where to install them, and anything you'd like to share? How much does an install typically cost?

I've NEVER lowered a car before and I'm a little nervous!
I wouldn't be nervous about the lowering, the camaro loves it. As for install cost, it will vary a lot, from a 6 pack and a pizza to several hundred dollars.

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It's really not hard to do if you decide to do it yourself.

Just make sure whoever does it, they make sure the spring isolators are flush with the strut and the end of the coil is bumped up right against it. Remember that
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Old 04-20-2012, 09:17 PM   #5
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Youll love em, i do. The stance just makes the car look more sexy, haha. If i lived near i would say come over id help you. If youre somewhat mechanically inclinded you can do ot all yourself. Only thing you need to rent is spring compressor.

Also their customer service is amazing, anyone on the forum im sure can attest to that.
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Old 04-21-2012, 11:05 AM   #6
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Sweet! I'm ordering mine on Friday!


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Old 04-22-2012, 09:23 AM   #7
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I JUST ordered some new V6 lowering springs from Apex Motorsports...

Any tips as to how to install them, where to install them, and anything you'd like to share? How much does an install typically cost?

I've NEVER lowered a car before and I'm a little nervous!
Congrats and thank you for your order.
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Old 04-22-2012, 09:45 AM   #8
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Sweet! I'm ordering mine on Friday!


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I'm gonna order up the springs/sways as well soon. Looking fwd to it!
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Old 04-22-2012, 10:04 AM   #9
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you won't regret it ^.^
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Old 04-22-2012, 11:53 AM   #10
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I'm gonna order up the springs/sways as well soon. Looking fwd to it!
Don't hesitate to hit me up if you have any questions.
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Old 04-23-2012, 05:26 PM   #11
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Don't be apprehensive... Drop springs are a really simple and great addition to the car. After a professional installation and alignment you will love your Camaro even more than you already do!
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Old 04-23-2012, 07:30 PM   #12
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I JUST ordered some new V6 lowering springs from Apex Motorsports...

Any tips as to how to install them, where to install them, and anything you'd like to share? How much does an install typically cost?

I've NEVER lowered a car before and I'm a little nervous!
I just ordered my Pfadts from Apex also! The install is costing me a couple cases of Red Bull and some VIP access to a few clubs in Vegas. Haha! But my buddy plasti-dipped my wheels, and is installing my springs and Havoc Diffuser.
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Old 04-23-2012, 07:34 PM   #13
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Post some pics when you're done.

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Old 04-24-2012, 08:49 AM   #14
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I just ordered my Pfadts from Apex also! The install is costing me a couple cases of Red Bull and some VIP access to a few clubs in Vegas. Haha! But my buddy plasti-dipped my wheels, and is installing my springs and Havoc Diffuser.
Thanks for your order as well. If you have VIP connections in Vegas we need to talk.

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Old 04-25-2012, 02:48 PM   #15
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Ordered mine from Apex yesterday.
I was going to wait until Friday when I had some extra money buttttt there was a facebook discount code and it expires midnight on Thursday so I saved myself 15 bucks.
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Old 04-25-2012, 04:11 PM   #16
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Just got the springs in today! Planning on getting them installed a little later today or tomorrow.

But wow! Apex ships FAST. I did NOT expect the springs to be on my doorstep today and what do you know, they're right there.
Big ups to Apex for the lightning fast shipping.

And thank you PFADT for making something for us V6'ers!
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Old 04-25-2012, 06:42 PM   #17
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Ordered mine from Apex yesterday.
I was going to wait until Friday when I had some extra money buttttt there was a facebook discount code and it expires midnight on Thursday so I saved myself 15 bucks.
Thank you for your order.

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Just got the springs in today! Planning on getting them installed a little later today or tomorrow.

But wow! Apex ships FAST. I did NOT expect the springs to be on my doorstep today and what do you know, they're right there.
Big ups to Apex for the lightning fast shipping.

And thank you PFADT for making something for us V6'ers!
And thank you for yours as well. I am glad to hear we were able to exceed your expectations.
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