Results 1 to 8 of 8

Thread: Coilovers on the mk5, mission to fit?

  
  1. #1
    Status
    Offline
    low3sy's Avatar
    AOC Premium Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Posts
    3,046
    Mentioned in
    1 Post(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)

    Coilovers on the mk5, mission to fit?

    hey guys,

    next on my list of mods is coilovers, are these a mission to fit or is it best left to the profs?

    im a qualified plumber and quite hands on but if im honest, i dont know where to start!

    Ive nearly bought a set from flebay so a how to or a quite good guide woldnt go a miss peoples please!!
    Quote Originally Posted by fozzie1984 View Post
    but the wife thinks its better to spend money on food and silly things like that.

  2. #2
    Status
    Offline
    scottyt's Avatar
    AOC Obsessed
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Posts
    2,151
    Mentioned in
    4 Post(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)
    no mate the pretty easy to be honest, i did mine in 2 hours on my own
    "Its not weather you get knocked down, its weather you get back up"

  3. #3
    Status
    Offline
    low3sy's Avatar
    AOC Premium Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Posts
    3,046
    Mentioned in
    1 Post(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)
    cool! have you done them before that or was it your first time as im the type of person who only needs to do thing once then it sticks but as i said b4.
    i have not a clue!!
    Quote Originally Posted by fozzie1984 View Post
    but the wife thinks its better to spend money on food and silly things like that.

  4. #4
    Status
    Offline
    scottyt's Avatar
    AOC Obsessed
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Posts
    2,151
    Mentioned in
    4 Post(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)
    no never done them before, pretty simple, backs are really easy, 2 bolts to take shock off and spring falls out, front is pretty easy too
    "Its not weather you get knocked down, its weather you get back up"

  5. #5
    Status
    Offline
    low3sy's Avatar
    AOC Premium Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Posts
    3,046
    Mentioned in
    1 Post(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)
    i think i'l give it a go then. cheers mate!
    Quote Originally Posted by fozzie1984 View Post
    but the wife thinks its better to spend money on food and silly things like that.

  6. #6
    Status
    Offline
    scottyt's Avatar
    AOC Obsessed
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Posts
    2,151
    Mentioned in
    4 Post(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)
    no worrys mate saves you a packet from going to a garage!
    "Its not weather you get knocked down, its weather you get back up"

  7. #7
    Status
    Offline
    SXI-DAN's Avatar
    AOC Newbie
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Posts
    65
    Mentioned in
    0 Post(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)
    what socket it it to get the rear shocks off that would be great cheers

  8. #8
    Status
    Offline
    scottyt's Avatar
    AOC Obsessed
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Posts
    2,151
    Mentioned in
    4 Post(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)
    i think its a 16mm
    "Its not weather you get knocked down, its weather you get back up"

Similar Threads

  1. AOC Mission!!
    By srisport in forum Chit Chat and a Warm Welcome!
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: 01-04-2008, 20:28
  2. Your Mission........
    By GSICarl in forum Chit Chat and a Warm Welcome!
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 05-07-2006, 13:52
  3. GSI on a mission!
    By tartan toerag in forum Spotted and Flyered
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: 24-04-2006, 17:48
  4. fao mat, your new mission.....
    By arbee in forum Astra Discussion & Chat
    Replies: 13
    Last Post: 15-01-2004, 20:55

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •