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Old 08-12-2013, 04:48 PM   #1214
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I bought a set of progressive 1136 springs for my '98. I'll get them this Thursday, hopefully. Seller says they come with PVC spacers, but no directions. I've been reading online about installation, and I'm a little confused.

Do you get rid of the stock steel spacers and just put in the progressive plastic ones? You don't use both, I assume. Does the amount of recommended fork oil change, or is it still 190mm from top? Same 10w20, or something different? Is it true I won't need to air them up, or will they still require air?

Anyone installed these springs? I'm looking forward to some front end improvement. I also have a Galfer stainless brake line and EBC shoes to install. Any advice on what type brake fluid? 4 or 5?
Any pointers?
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