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PostPosted: Wed Feb 07, 2018 9:02 pm    Post subject: 997.2 C4S Manual Rear Springs Reply with quote

If replacing rear springs on 997.2 C4S would it require a 4 wheel alignment afterwards ?
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 08, 2018 9:40 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I'm a mechanical dunce but my understanding is that if springs need replacing it's likely that other suspension components and their settings will have been compromised. I'm guessing therefore that the answer is 'yes'.
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 08, 2018 10:08 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

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PostPosted: Thu Feb 08, 2018 7:11 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

It depends why they are being replaced .. rear springs tend to last a long time so a little strange you are replaceing them now .

Simple answer is technically no you dont as you are not altering any component that is part of the adjustment .. but i think its not really worth changeing any suspension component or indeed tyres without haveing the geo checked .
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 08, 2018 7:28 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I looked at this C4S the other week apparently as part of the prep it has had front bumper painted, new front tyres and rear springs replaced.

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TBH when I looked at it before prep it did not need bumper painting but could do with new a windscreen which they were not doing.
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