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Old 02-26-2014, 10:18 PM   #29
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Sounds like you would be the perfect candidate to do some testing!

We have a set here we're going to test, but we won't be able to do so for about a month or so. I feel pretty confident that the RideTech coilover will be a great option; we won't know until we test them though.

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Will the cars you guys are bringing to the Sturgis Camaro Rally have these installed?


Seem like the Ridetech ones are the way to go so far, although the Bilstein setup looks very nice to but like mentioned above haven't heard anything on them.
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Old 02-26-2014, 11:00 PM   #30
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KW V1 Middle, KW V3 and Clubsport High end..... agreed. Great Warranty IIRC.
Downside, KW3's do not work with ZL1 sway bars because of the side oil canister.

Ridetech, great company but no one has put them on their car yet so no reviews yet. Some folks have seen them and said the "look" pretty but that does not help us much. I wouldn't mind putting a set on my car but I already have a set of coilovers and do not need two sets. But with the data I have at Autobahn CC with changes I have made to my car it would be interesting to see if they make any difference.

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Old 02-26-2014, 11:02 PM   #31
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Bilstein is an option for our cars but I haven't heard a single review on them.


http://www.phastekperformance.com/20...-48-191845.htm
Bilsteins Pss10 are on my car. Very good stuff that provides the control this 3800 lb beast needed from it's suspension. Inverted shafts front and rear eliminates the lateral slober.
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Old 02-27-2014, 11:28 AM   #32
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We're bolting up a set of Ridetechs on our Camaro this weekend. Stay tuned for a complete review!

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Old 02-27-2014, 11:35 AM   #33
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Old 02-27-2014, 11:41 AM   #34
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Cool. I'm going for a ride along with 90503's when he gets his in to see how they are
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Old 02-27-2014, 12:02 PM   #35
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Kw makes some good stuff gotta say I am very impressed
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Old 02-27-2014, 12:06 PM   #36
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I'll jump in here 130R. . .I ask that our dealers who have our parts and provide a review state EVERYTHING, good bad or indifferent.

I appreciate constructive criticism and feedback. It's the only way to make our parts better!
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Old 02-27-2014, 12:40 PM   #37
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Meh, I'd put more weight on a review by someone that won't be making money selling the product. With Fox behind it, it's sure to be a good product, but the odds of a vendor writing anything but a glowing review is pretty slim.

Always consider the source. If someone is overly high on a product, especially one that hasn't even been released, wonder why. Sometimes there's undisclosed sponsorship deals or discounts offered that may cause someone to be more vocal than usual. Some of this stuff is pretty expensive, it would be really nice if members would disclose discounts/sponsorships they've received (or are going to receive) when reviewing products so that can be taken into account when reading the review.

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Then you clearly haven't dealt with JDP in the past... I'm not afraid to give my honest opinion as an enthusiast and Camaro owner... We have installed everything out there worth installing and I give it 100% straight. Our Camaro also regularly finishes up top at all the National events we run as well.

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I'll jump in here 130R. . .I ask that our dealers who have our parts and provide a review state EVERYTHING, good bad or indifferent.

I appreciate constructive criticism and feedback. It's the only way to make our parts better!
We work with our suppliers and manufactures to help provide the best possible products for our customers and end users. We're looking forward to seeing how they perform and being a valuable asset to Ridetech!

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Old 02-27-2014, 12:43 PM   #38
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I'll jump in here 130R. . .I ask that our dealers who have our parts and provide a review state EVERYTHING, good bad or indifferent.

I appreciate constructive criticism and feedback. It's the only way to make our parts better!
I hope to help my friend with his and some adjusting to them also to see how they are, we will see.I did ALOT of adjusting to my supercars so know what I like with them. Think I can give a good comparison, though a moot point now anyway
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Old 02-27-2014, 12:59 PM   #39
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I like the stance line of coil-overs for these cars. Very high quality and at a very attractive price. If you have any questions on them please let me know!
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Old 02-27-2014, 02:32 PM   #40
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Meh, I'd put more weight on a review by someone that won't be making money selling the product. With Fox behind it, it's sure to be a good product, but the odds of a vendor writing anything but a glowing review is pretty slim.

Always consider the source. If someone is overly high on a product, especially one that hasn't even been released, wonder why. Sometimes there's undisclosed sponsorship deals or discounts offered that may cause someone to be more vocal than usual. Some of this stuff is pretty expensive, it would be really nice if members would disclose discounts/sponsorships they've received (or are going to receive) when reviewing products so that can be taken into account when reading the review.

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You don't know JDP. They'll tell you straight up the good/bad/ugly. They sell from multiple vendors not just one.

Although, as a general rule of thumb you are correct. I would typically trust the review from a consumer vs a vendor. However, keep in mind that not every consumer has the ability to try different parts. Example, I've only had BC Coilovers installed on my car. They seem to work great for me but I haven't tried anything else. I couldn't give you a really good comparison unless I were to switch them out with another brand and my wallet doesn't allow me to always do things like that.
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I'm curious on how you adjust the rears on the Ridetech coilovers.
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Old 02-27-2014, 02:45 PM   #42
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I'm curious on how you adjust the rears on the Ridetech coilovers.
There's an adjuster knob close to what would be the lower mount on the shock eyelet. You'd just reach behind the rear wheel and turn it.
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