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    Thread: Looking for a shop do install coilovers on a mkvi gti? quoted $300 can I do better?

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    1. 04-16-2012 05:09 PM #1
      Going with either Koni's or FK Konigsports, which ever is on sale at the time. I thought there was a shop that carried FK in the bay, if there is please let me know. Thanks.

    2. Member volkswaffle's Avatar
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      04-17-2012 08:11 PM #2
      not sure if they carry mk6 but i hear solo-werks is pretty good and they are on sale 499 shipped. check out sonic in mountain view or palo alto. ive heard goodthings about them
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    3. 04-18-2012 01:07 AM #3
      I had Julio hit me up on IM, he is mobile and has great reviews.

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      04-18-2012 02:25 PM #4
      i believe HOD can get them. 300 for an install alone is a great price considering how much work goes in to it.
      Quote Originally Posted by Cryser View Post
      the amount of power an engine can hold directly relates to the amount of money you have to dump into it

    5. 04-18-2012 11:45 PM #5
      i like!

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      04-19-2012 03:04 AM #6
      lets just do it uncle dar. our neighbor tito has air tools i can borrow
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      04-30-2012 12:38 AM #7
      Quote Originally Posted by ddaarr View Post
      I had Julio hit me up on IM, he is mobile and has great reviews.
      Julio in San Jose area can hook you up.

    8. 04-20-2012 09:51 PM #8
      300 for a few (like 2hrs) hrs of work is More than the going rate. Even the dealer should be cheaper. if you where local I'd give you a hand.

    9. 04-21-2012 12:48 AM #9
      Thanks for the offer.

      Its been a while, but didn't I buy a Nakamichi deck from you a few years ago?

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      04-26-2012 05:21 PM #10
      $300 is a good price..about 3 hrs work with the right tools
      and knowledge.
      where you located?
      Island Gray Metallic 2010 CC Sport 2.0T 6M, APR Stage1, R-Line Sport Pedals, HTTRS-256-MA:M
      235/35/19 Hankook Ventus V12 K110's, Borla CBE, Koni ss coilover kit, Adams slotted/drilled rotors, with Stop Tech pads.

    11. 04-26-2012 07:56 PM #11
      I did sell a CD400 few yrs back. Still one of the best looking head units for a 90's vw.

    12. Member FUZE's Avatar
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      04-27-2012 12:30 PM #12
      $300 is a good price, especially considering that Autowerkstat wanted $500

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