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Old 09 Mar 2020, 04:23 pm
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Talking New shocks and struts

Just installed new shocks and struts. Bought the Gabriel Ultra G-Force packagee came with 2 ready mount struts and 2 shocks for the rear. I cant believe how much better the car handles. Its night and day difference. The car actually corners now lol
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Old 10 Mar 2020, 08:50 am
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Congratulations! Just be sure to keep an eye on them for rust. I don't know how much salt they use in your neck of the woods, but I've seen lots of posts on various forums about Gabriels rusting out fairly quickly.
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Old 13 Mar 2020, 07:16 pm
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I've not tried many brands because I landed on SenSen a few years ago and am hooked. They were very reasonably priced and the ride seems about right for a PT.

I've done both the quick-strut and strut-only versions and while each has its advantage, I kinda like knowing the front springs were from the factory. But that's just me.

I did put a set of no-brands on my wife's car a few years back, but they were way too stiff for me, even with a fairly soft tire.

Oh, and SenSens are on all three of my current PTs, and the car I recently sold wore them for well for almost 3 years with only a bit of surface rust on the rear shock welds.

My 2 cents.

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