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EJ Struts whats the options
Posted 24 September 2008 - 08:04 AM
Posted 24 September 2008 - 11:38 AM
No. You want Legacy Outback struts and springs from a 96-99. Like I said, when I used the OBS springs with the LegOB struts, I was able to reasemble them with no spring compressor.
so there is 3 different strut lengths ? or ???
Posted 24 September 2008 - 12:14 PM
I believe the legacy (non OB) and impreza, whether OBS or not are the same.
essentially, yes. AFAIK, OBS springs are a tad taller than stock impreza ones. but lower spring rate than legacy ones.
Posted 25 September 2008 - 12:45 AM
Posted 25 September 2008 - 07:30 AM
Hey Scott I have a set of struts off a 98 legacy outback if you are interested.
Yah baby Ill come by after work :banana:
Posted 25 September 2008 - 11:55 AM
I believe the legacy (non OB) and impreza, whether OBS or not are the same. The Leg OB strut is the only longer one.
A good thread to reference.
Is this yellow spring a King spring?? If so I have some ride-questions for you..
Anyhoo here's a shot of (from left to right) a FOR spring, LEG (non OB), and IMP..
I also have a couple spring questions for you guys:
Will an OB front spring from an H-6 go onto a 96-98 OB strut?
Posted 25 September 2008 - 02:58 PM
Posted 04 October 2008 - 11:21 PM
Hey Zap, so again, is that a king spring on a new KYB strut??
(and not trying to hijack, but i have related questions to OB strut-lifts here
I'm curious about swapping king springs in my front OB-swapped struts for more strength to hold up my modified mudrat baja bumper and skid. I got a tip from Gregg to go for H-6 springs. But I'm not sure H-6 front springs will go into 96-99 OB struts..
Your opinion on the H-6 springs vs king springs? I think my modded bumper and skid are like 140ish pounds now, so I deffintely want more stregth up front than stock OB coils. . .
Edited by superu, 04 October 2008 - 11:22 PM.
Posted 04 October 2008 - 11:52 PM
spring rates for the newer legacies were a bit harder to find....so the H6 ones might be stiffer...
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