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#1 scousa

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Posted 14 December 2013 - 09:39 PM

Evening chaps I fitted the front set of AP coilovers to my 1.6 ford fiesta zetec s, all went well hoever now when I'm driving there's a knocking when hitting a bump. Has anyone experienced anything similar? I have a feeling its the arb

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#2 Ffoxy

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Posted 14 December 2013 - 09:56 PM

Try getting the car back in the air so that the suspension hangs free, then get a small bottle jack under the bottom of the wishbone and just take the weight off the linkages. Then try nipping up the bold on the coilies. Give the drop links a looking at too...

#3 polish

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Posted 15 December 2013 - 05:38 PM

got no probs with mine put on 5 weeks ago  ps very stiff



#4 scousa

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Posted 15 December 2013 - 06:12 PM

Had a look today an raised it 10mm so it now 85mm from the bottom thread on the shock absorber.
Also tightened up the drop link bolt an seems fine now

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