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Re: yellow Koni's w/ stock springs for a 4kq?
In a message dated 10/14/99 10:42:08 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
<< Now, I may be in error...BUT, I've heard it said that aftermarket "harder"
shocks/struts need a stronger, sitffer spring for ride comfort because of
the different rate of compression...And vice versa...
Consequently, a stiffer spring requires more work from a strut/shock
because it is trying to overcome much more force from the stiffer spring.
Thus, a soft strut with a stiff spring will not only self destruct, but not
provide an adequate amount of dampening either. I don't know how ride
comfort comes into this for you, but it is also consequental that stiffer
shocks and springs _typically_ will result in less ride comfort (more
harshness and vibration) If its a stiff suspension you want, that is what