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Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 05-25-2022, 03:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 91
Posted By marco_mc22
Oem are Showa or Sachs, KYB are great tho.

Oem are Showa or Sachs, KYB are great tho.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 05-23-2022, 01:29 PM
Replies: 4,186
Views: 943,058
Posted By marco_mc22
A lower front is better as long as you have...

A lower front is better as long as you have enough bump stroke to keep everything off from the bumpstops, otherwise it will be worse. Also, dropping til -35 or more requires to adjust roll center in...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 05-22-2022, 01:04 PM
Replies: 4,186
Views: 943,058
Posted By marco_mc22
Before purchasing other mods I’d try playing with...

Before purchasing other mods I’d try playing with shocks, roll center and alignment; mid corner push could be reduced stiffening front rebound and rear compression damping a little, lowering front...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 05-20-2022, 01:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 317
Posted By marco_mc22
Ups, sorry I didn’t know.

Ups, sorry I didn’t know.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 05-20-2022, 12:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 317
Posted By marco_mc22
My vote goes to Kw, for two reasons: 1)...

My vote goes to Kw, for two reasons:

1) Reliability, since they’re the only plates with a dust boot which cover the bottom part preventing debris and dust to come inside the spherical.

2)...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 05-03-2022, 03:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 591
Posted By marco_mc22
I’m currently testing a new street setup with...

I’m currently testing a new street setup with Potenza Sport 215/17, these are my numbers:

Front camber: -2.2
Rear camber: -1.7

Front toe: 2mm out total
Rear toe: 3mm in total

Front caster:...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 03-24-2022, 06:16 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,838
Posted By marco_mc22
Hey why not premium coils if money isn’t a...

Hey why not premium coils if money isn’t a problem? A premium single adjustable capable of stockish ride heights like Ohlins RT or Intrax Rsa would be a good choice Imo, also Jrz rs one or Nitron R1...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 03-19-2022, 02:41 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 12,849
Posted By marco_mc22
Higher gas pressure causes a bit of lift

Higher gas pressure causes a bit of lift
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 02-22-2022, 01:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 423
Posted By marco_mc22
The workaround you mean is getting thinner...

The workaround you mean is getting thinner endlinks otherwise they’ll hit your lower control arm and/or your strut depending on your camber/caster setup and how big the strut flange is.

Or maybe a...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 02-16-2022, 03:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 713
Posted By marco_mc22
You can always raise your car a bit for free ;)

You can always raise your car a bit for free ;)
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 02-14-2022, 06:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 713
Posted By marco_mc22
It strictly depends on your roll stiffness and...

It strictly depends on your roll stiffness and how much lower you’re running your chassis.
With soft springs (3 to 5kg) they’re a must if you’re lower than 25mm while using stiffer springs and or...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 02-03-2022, 03:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,033
Posted By marco_mc22
ST XTA 3 are 3 way adjustable tho, without...

ST XTA 3 are 3 way adjustable tho, without external canisters and different valving from the hybrid mono/twin tube design from Clubsport 3 way for example…they’re still amazing for that price,...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 01-21-2022, 01:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 712
Posted By marco_mc22
I think anti squat and rear damper setup would...

I think anti squat and rear damper setup would hurt more your performance in the wet rather than rear camber. 2.6 is still too much on paper but as someone said before….do not fix something that is...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 01-10-2022, 05:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,849
Posted By marco_mc22
CS springs are shorter because of higher rates I...

CS springs are shorter because of higher rates I guess, they also have different helpers up front.
The rear isn’t a problem, 40x220 should be ok for oem mounts and 40x250 without helpers for CS...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 01-09-2022, 05:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,849
Posted By marco_mc22
Is there anyone here running Kw v3 or CS with Kw...

Is there anyone here running Kw v3 or CS with Kw lowering camber plates and solid rear mounts with a soft springs setup? I’d like to try 30nm or 40nm squared but since those mounts would lower the...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 12-15-2021, 01:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 451
Posted By marco_mc22
Have you tried playing with SAI and camber bolts...

Have you tried playing with SAI and camber bolts to reduce a bit your scrub?
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 12-13-2021, 06:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,738
Posted By marco_mc22
The reduced droop travel disappointed me….it’s...

The reduced droop travel disappointed me….it’s still a strut though.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 11-23-2021, 01:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,279
Posted By marco_mc22
Do you guys already have one in your shop?

Do you guys already have one in your shop?
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 11-21-2021, 02:12 AM
Replies: 4,186
Views: 943,058
Posted By marco_mc22
You may have something loose if it changes...

You may have something loose if it changes drastically behaviour from under to off throttle and braking, have you checked your front LCA and steering arms?
Iím not a fan of toe plates tho, it may...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 11-14-2021, 06:39 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,646
Posted By marco_mc22
I’d choose Yellows as well, for two reasons: they...

I’d choose Yellows as well, for two reasons: they lower the car just 20mm and they use squared rates which is ideal for our strut limited travel shocks. Then you can always upgrade to B6 or Koni In...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 11-07-2021, 08:52 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,747
Posted By marco_mc22
That difference is a bit more than normal in my...

That difference is a bit more than normal in my opinion, have you measured your rear ride height left and right? Ride height must be measured with tank filled, spare and all the tools in and if...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 11-03-2021, 02:44 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,747
Posted By marco_mc22
Itís not as hard as you may think but you need at...

Itís not as hard as you may think but you need at least a lift or youíll get crazy, even with it the procedure is very time consuming but the results arenít far from a laser bench.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 10-09-2021, 02:32 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,248
Posted By marco_mc22
I agree with Zdan, Mx5 and S2k are better cars...

I agree with Zdan, Mx5 and S2k are better cars primarily for their weight balance (if you’re skilled enough to exploit it of course, more nose weight means less performance maybe but it’s way easier...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 09-28-2021, 01:18 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,792
Posted By marco_mc22
I’ve made tons of different experiments with both...

I’ve made tons of different experiments with both coilovers and stock suspensions (2017 base Showa): for me best one for max grip with 180Tw tires is 22mm front and OEM 15mm rear. For low grip on the...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 09-07-2021, 07:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 335
Posted By marco_mc22
Most times rebound, sometimes rebound only like...

Most times rebound, sometimes rebound only like ST coilovers/Kw v2
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 09-04-2021, 08:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,991
Posted By marco_mc22
Have you guys ever tried an high caster setup on...

Have you guys ever tried an high caster setup on this platform?
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 09-01-2021, 07:31 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,932
Posted By marco_mc22
Not with those tires Imo, B14/16 spring rates are...

Not with those tires Imo, B14/16 spring rates are perfect for Potenza Sport
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 08-18-2021, 02:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 490
Posted By marco_mc22
Yep, Iím also using static toe out which doesnít...

Yep, Iím also using static toe out which doesnít help. Probably using spherical joints for the steering arms would reduce the wandering.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 08-14-2021, 10:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 490
Posted By marco_mc22
I don’t think so, motion ratio variations...

I don’t think so, motion ratio variations (different length arms or different knuckles which could change both the knuckle pivot point and or the spring centerline) and spring inclination (more or...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 08-11-2021, 05:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 413
Posted By marco_mc22
-1.5 front and rear

-1.5 front and rear
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