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bigflex
03-14-2006, 10:46 PM
im about to start building my links for the silver one and need to get info on coils. im running coils due to the cost of air shocks for now. i plan to upgrade later but want to go ahead and link it asap. thanks for the help:mrgreen:

holeshot
03-15-2006, 07:09 AM
what kind of info you looking for???????????

bigflex
03-15-2006, 10:05 AM
well im looking for were to get a good set of coils and what spring rate would be good to use . keep in mind i want it soft so i can get super twisty but not to soft. and also Joe said something about TJ coils . i have 4 fronts off of 2 that i lifted a while back and would like to know the spring rate on them as well. thanks jamminzz

zukiWilson
03-15-2006, 12:27 PM
I think rear TJ coils have some good flex and they would be relatively soft. Front TJ coils might be a little stiff under a lightweight zuk. I know a few people that run the TJ rear coils and love them, great flex.

OKIE ZUK
03-15-2006, 01:19 PM
I run QA1 coils, but ask Benji about Clint's old Zuk. He flexed very well with TJ's. Hope ya run bigger axles also with the coils.

TX_ZUKI
03-15-2006, 01:36 PM
Clints rig did very well with TJ coils!

Itsmejoe231
03-15-2006, 06:24 PM
Clints rig did very well with TJ coils!

Where they front or rear coils that he used or a combo of each?

rockrat
03-15-2006, 06:40 PM
I am using sidekick springs, I havent tested them yet but I have been told that the soft top rears would work great.

holeshot
03-16-2006, 12:12 AM
I bought mine from RRO. there 175lbs each. Thay have been working great for a couple years now.
My Samurai is a little on the heavy side so I went with the higher spring rate coils.
Friend of mine ran the 150lbs coils from RRO on his (much lighter samurai) and did real well with them.
Thay cost me $60 each.

http://www.zukikrawlers.com/albums/holeshot/100_1076.jpg

http://www.zukikrawlers.com/albums/holeshot/Natchez_Memorial_Day_2005_132.sized.jpg

TX_ZUKI
03-16-2006, 07:52 AM
Where they front or rear coils that he used or a combo of each?I think he used all stock fronts. I will have to ask him to confirm.

OKIE ZUK
03-16-2006, 03:21 PM
Yes, all stock fronts. I have a ton of Nocona pix of him and they flat worked.jamminzz