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Old 02-26-2013, 05:27 PM
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1998-2002 Accord Suspension List

1998-2002 Accord Suspension List
To make it easier on new members that don't know how to search, and on the members who don't want to spoon feed. Here are your suspension choices all in one place. These are not reviews, simply a list of your, majority of your, options for suspension.
Any extra info or corrections are appreciated.
NOTE:
All suspension for a 98-02 Accord fits all body styles, all engines, and all trims.
Setups listed are common, and are currently in production. (unless otherwise noted)
Features are vague, for more info search the internet.
Prices may vary.

Coilovers

-Function & Form Type 1
Price: 6GA Special Pricing
Features: Adjustable height can put your car on the ground, great reliability at a great price. These are the 6GA favorites.
Spring rates: 12k front/6k rear

-Function & Form Type 2
Price: 6GA Special Pricing
Features: Adjustable height, adjustable dampening, more comfortable for daily driving than Type 1's
Spring rates: 12k front/8k rear

-Function & Form Type 2.5
Price: 6GA Special Pricing
Features: Adjustable height, adjustable dampening, custom/aggressive spring rates.
Spring rates: Custom

-Tein Basis
Price: $665
Features: Adjustable height, comfortable ride
Spring rates: 7k front/4k rear
Lowers: 2.8 in front, 3.1 in rear

-Tein Street Advance
Price: $900
Features: Adjustable height, adjustable dampening, comfortable ride
Spring rates: 7k front/4k rear
Lowers: 3 in front/2.6 in rear

-Tein Basic
Price: $765 (discontinued, still available new)
Features: Adjustable height, comfortable ride
Spring rates: 7k front/4k rear
Lowers: 3.4 in front, 2.6 in rear

-Tein Super Street (discontinued, still available new)
Price: $1,026 without pillow ball mount, $1,320 with pillow ball mount
Features: Adjustable height, comfortable ride, adjustable dampening, available upper pillow ball mount
Spring rates: 7k front/4k rear
Lowers: w/o pillow ball 3.5 in front/2.5 in rear, w/ pillow ball 3 in front/2 .3 in rear

-Megan EZ Street
Price: $799
Features: Adjustable height
Spring rates: 12k front/5k rear

-Megan Street Series
Price: $900
Features: Adjustable height, adjustable dampening
Spring rates: 14k front/6k rear

-AMR Engineering
Price: varies by specifications, ~$1,000+
Features: Adjustable height, adjustable dampening, custom spring rates, lifetime warranty
Spring rates: custom

-KW Variant 1
Price: $1,449
Features: Adjustable height, adjustable dampening
Spring rates: ?
Lowers: 2.5 in front, 2.5 in rear

-KSport Kontrol Pro
Price: $890
Features: Adjustable height, adjustable dampening
Spring rates: 12k front/7k rear

-KSport Version RR
Price: $1,180
Features: Adjustable height, adjustable dampening, available upper pillow ball mount
Spring rates: ?

-D2 RS
Price: $933
Features: Adjustable height, adjustable dampening
Spring rates: ?

-Tanabe Sustec Pro
Price: $980
Features: Adjustable height, adjustable dampening, comfortable ride
Spring rates: 8k front/4k rear
Lowers: 2.5 in front, 2 in rear

-BC Racing
Price: $995
Features: Adjustable height, adjustable dampening
Spring rates: 10k front/5k rear

Shocks
*Shocks are pared with either springs or coilover sleeves, those options are further down*
-Koni Sport “yellow”
Price: $600
Features: Adjustable dampening, can handle lowering, arguably highest quality shocks

-Tokico HP “blues”
Price: $352
Features: Can handle lowering, OE ride quality

-Tokico Illumina
Price: $510
Features: Can handle lowering, adjustable dampening

-KYB GR-2
Price: $254
Features: OE replacement

-KYB AGX
Price: $460
Features: Can handle lowering, adjustable dampening

-Bilstein B8 sport
Price: $592
Features: Can handle lowering OE ride quality


Springs/Coilover sleeves


-Ground Control sleeves
Price: $400
Features: Eibach ERS coils, adjustable height, custom spring rates available, upgradable to Swift springs
Spring rates: Custom
Lowering: 3 in front/rear

-Megan coilover sleeves
Price: $120
Features: Adjustable height, inexpensive
Spring rates: ?
Lowering: 3 in front/rear

-Eibach Pro Kit springs
Price: $230
Features: Improved handling, lowering
Lowering: 2 in front/1.7 in rear

-Eibach Sportline
Price: $230
Features: Improved handling, lowering
Lowering: 2in front/2 in rear

-Tein H-Tech springs
Price: $210
Features: Improved handling, lowering
Lowering: 1.4 in front/1.3 in rear

-Tein S-Tech springs
Price: $207
Features: Improved handling, lowering
Lowering: 2 in front/1.7 in rear

-Tanabe NF210 springs
Price: $255
Features: Improved handling, lowering
Lowering: 1.2 in front/0.8 in rear

-Tanabe DF210
Price: $255
Features: Improved handling, lowering
Lowering: 2 in front/1.5 in rear

-Megan Lowering springs
Price: $160
Features: Improved handling, lowering
Lowering: 1.75 in front/1.5 in rear

-Swift Sport springs
Price: $305
Features: Improved handling, lowering, excellent quality
Lowering: 1.2 in front/1.2 in rear

-Apex lowering springs
Price: $210
Features: Improved handling, lowering
Lowering: 1.5 in front/1.5 in rear

-H&R lowering springs
Price: $214
Features: OE replacement, improved handling, lowering
Lowering: 0.75-2.2 in/0.5-1.75 in rear (depends on choice)

-KSport GT springs
Price: $156
Features: Improved handling, good lowering for springs
Lowering: 2.5 in front/2.25 in rear

-Suspension Techniques springs
Price: $245
Features: Improved handling, lowering
Lowering: 1-2 in front/1-2 in rear (depends on choice)
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Re: 1998-2002 Accord Suspension List

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That and it'll make life easier for new members, hopefully
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Re: 1998-2002 Accord Suspension List

I just bought and installed some Megan springs and although they are advertised as 2.0 front & back, they were actually more like 2.5 F 2.0 R. I have a v6 and springs I bought were for a V6
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Re: 1998-2002 Accord Suspension List

Tein Basic & Super Street are discontinued for 6gen.

Street Advance & Street Basis are the official models.

Please edit your list.
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1998-2002 Accord Suspension List

I still see them for sale new here and there. I think I'll leave them for now..
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Re: 1998-2002 Accord Suspension List

good thread. stickied
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Re: 1998-2002 Accord Suspension List

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Re: 1998-2002 Accord Suspension List

Originally Posted by cleansleeper View Post
NOTE:
Only common setups that are in current production are listed.
I also meant to say that they aren't under their production.
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I still see them for sale new here and there. I think I'll leave them for now..
could you at least add Street Advance, since you put Street Basis already? Pleeease.
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Re: 1998-2002 Accord Suspension List

all the kyb gr-2 shocks i've known to be on lowered cars have blown...i wouldn't say your claim is too accurate
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