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Old 07-11-2011, 12:03 AM   #43
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Best way to evaluate how good or bad shocks will perform and rule out opinion is to send them to a shop equipped with a shock dyno. Shops like KAZ Technologies http://www.kaztechnologies.com/Shock-Testing-Services-142.html can dyno shocks starting at $145 and have tests that go throughout the entire range of the adjusters. It’s always good to get adjustable shocks/coilovers dyno tested to verify the adjusters settings. It’s not uncommon for a set of shocks being off by a click or to between the set. I’d be very interested in knowing how a set of BC coilovers does.
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Old 07-11-2011, 08:20 AM   #44
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I have had these on my car for over a month now and I drive my car everyday... I will have a review up soon on these.
When you do the review, please post a link to your review in this thread so I don't miss it.

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Old 07-11-2011, 10:57 AM   #45
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As of right now we haven't seen anyone needing to have their BC's replaced. We have a couple of customers with over 60,000 miles and still going strong.

The beauty of these coilovers is that they ARE rebuildable. SO when the time comes that you need to replace them, you can send them in and have them rebuilt for far less than replacing.
What is involved in the rebuilding process? Can you PM me your price on a set for a '10 SS please?
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Old 07-11-2011, 11:29 AM   #46
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I will be having these installed later this week by Heintz Racing and I will also do a review this weekend or early next week.
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Old 07-11-2011, 12:45 PM   #47
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I think the ride quality thing is going to be extremely subjective. Plus, as people have obviously seen Pedders has great representation on the forums and has a great image despite BC making their coilovers. That counts for something. Private labeling is pretty common from what I have seen in other aftermarket platforms. I am pretty sure the company "Whiteline" is the same as Pedders (or has similar suppliers), from some of the posts I have seen from them and their products being marketed identically. Whiteline had a great reputation in the Subaru and Mitsu communities for being entry level products for budget-oriented buyers. Thats not a cut against any of those brands, they all serve a purpose for a specific type of buyer.

Let's be honest. MOST people in today's economy are looking for the best performing product for the least amount of money. We are just like you guys. We look for the same thing! That's why we have chosen to offer BCR coilovers and Whiteline. Both of these products have no compromise in the performance department but come in way lower on the spend o meter!

Are there high end product out there? SURE! Pfadt comes to mind as a perfect example. Aaron and the engineers at Pfadt KNOW what they are doing when it comes to pure performance! That also comes at a price.

The simple fact is not everyone needs a 5,000 dollar suspension package on their car. Not everyone needs our super street 1.5 package either. Lucky for ALL of us there is a HUGE range of product available to suite each person's WANTS and NEEDS.

We believe that BCR in combination with Whiteline, that the performance offered will meet and exceed the majority of Camaro buyers expectations!

In fact I believe in this so much I will offer a money back guarantee on ANY BCR coilover bought from us!

If you are unhappy with the product, all you have to do is uninstall and ship it back to us for a FULL refund!
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Old 07-17-2011, 06:03 PM   #48
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Up until now I don't think there has been a vendor with personal experience of the BCR coilovers for the Camaro. I can tell you I have tried several different settings on our car. The best I have found is 12 front and 6 rear. This has an almost factory like ride but way more controlled! No more bouncy rear end!
Had these installed with the above settings by Heintz Racing last week. Your recommended settings and results were spot-on!!
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Old 07-18-2011, 12:56 PM   #49
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Had these installed with the above settings by Heintz Racing last week. Your recommended settings and results were spot-on!!

Glad you're enjoying the coilovers!
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Old 07-21-2011, 06:17 PM   #50
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Let's be honest. MOST people in today's economy are looking for the best performing product for the least amount of money. We are just like you guys. We look for the same thing! That's why we have chosen to offer BCR coilovers and Whiteline. Both of these products have no compromise in the performance department but come in way lower on the spend o meter!

Are there high end product out there? SURE! Pfadt comes to mind as a perfect example. Aaron and the engineers at Pfadt KNOW what they are doing when it comes to pure performance! That also comes at a price.
Hey Mike, sorry if I wasn't clear. The fact that BC exists to serve a market that is looking for less expensive entry-level parts, is awesome. Everyone needs options. Just saying that its funny how a company like Pedders can have a great rep on the boards from what I can see, when they sell the same coilovers as BC, who have a "negative" rep as making cheap parts. Buying the BCs is a no brainer if thats your budget. But why would anyone pay so much more for the same product? I think BC should get a better rep for offering the same product at a lower price. Hell, maybe I should try them out!

BUt it looks to me the that other companies making suspension products for the new Camaro make their own designs, which is sweet. Pfadt and KW mainly from what I can see. Pretty sure Eibach too. Can you PM me with a price on these BCs?
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Old 07-22-2011, 09:33 AM   #51
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Hey Mike, sorry if I wasn't clear. The fact that BC exists to serve a market that is looking for less expensive entry-level parts, is awesome. Everyone needs options. Just saying that its funny how a company like Pedders can have a great rep on the boards from what I can see, when they sell the same coilovers as BC, who have a "negative" rep as making cheap parts. Buying the BCs is a no brainer if thats your budget. But why would anyone pay so much more for the same product? I think BC should get a better rep for offering the same product at a lower price. Hell, maybe I should try them out!

BUt it looks to me the that other companies making suspension products for the new Camaro make their own designs, which is sweet. Pfadt and KW mainly from what I can see. Pretty sure Eibach too. Can you PM me with a price on these BCs?
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Old 08-03-2011, 05:37 PM   #52
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I may have to get a test ride in your car. I want to do coilovers, but I am still on the fence about the cost/benefit as opposed to just doing springs. I want to maintain the ride at all cost, and I know Coilovers are best for that. But if the ride does not blow me away I may save the money and do springs instead.
I drove whitesides car today and all I can say is silky smooth. I will be replacing my Eibach springs with coilovers as a Christmas gift to myself.
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Old 08-03-2011, 08:40 PM   #53
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Christmas is still a long way off, maybe call it a Labor Day gift or Halloween gift, theres always Thanksgiving, why narrow yourself down to only giving yourself a gift on Christmas :-)
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Old 08-08-2011, 03:15 PM   #54
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Are there no pillowball mounts on the fronts? Thought I saw a picture of BC's with the slotted pillowball mounts?
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Old 08-09-2011, 10:50 PM   #55
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I drove whitesides car today and all I can say is silky smooth. I will be replacing my Eibach springs with coilovers as a Christmas gift to myself.
These will probably be my next mod as well. Unfortunatley it will probably be tax return money next March before I can get them. Several months away but unless something comes up or some money starts growing off a tree that's a soon as I can expect for now.

Untill then I'll be drooling on DHSS' when he get's them.
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