Jump to content

Lupo Gti Front Struts, what's the difference?


Recommended Posts

Hi Folks

I keep seeing different part No's etc for Lupo Gti front struts/shock absorbers. What's different, and are  Gti struts a straight swap with other Lupo struts?

Cheers

 

Link to post
Share on other sites

Yes, interchangeable as are springs. Diff part no's likely for higher damper rating

Link to post
Share on other sites

I know the AP coilovers for the GTI are different as they have elongated holes where they bolt to the hub to help adjust the camber, the non-GTI versions don't

Edited by lupogtiboy
Link to post
Share on other sites

Thanks Folks

That is kind of what I thought. I'm looking at using Bilstein B8's and the GTi ones are quite a bit more expensive, strangely!

I know lots of the coilovers are cheaper, but I don't need to run the car lowered as the roads round here are fffffked and changing  1.8t sumps is dull.

Also I'm unsure of the damping quality till I have spent as much as the Bilsteins!

 

  

 

Edited by newbloke
Added a bit more
Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...
×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use.