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  1. Picking Spring Rates

    Auto-X
    For those that have custom spring rates, how did you go about choosing them? I am currently using two approaches and am unsure which to go with. Approach one: Work with ideal ride frequencies and work backwards (2.2Hz front and 2.5Hz rear according to Autocross to Win (DGs Autocross Secrets) -...
  2. Those of you running BC Coilovers: spring rates

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Hello to those this may apply to: I am coming from a road raced Honda and am not as familiar with the suspension geometry of these cars in relation to spring rates per application. I was hoping I could get some idea of what spring rates to order for some BC Coilovers based on my ultimate goal...
  3. Michelin Premier A/S (H rated) tires

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Has anyone installed Michelin Premier A/S (H rated) tires on their 2014 Mazda i Touring or Grand Touring? Premier AS is supposed to be the successor to MXV4 and Michellin's own web site gave it a rating of 10 in comfort rating just like MXV4. Well. Today I had Michelin Premier AS (H rated)...
  4. Corksport spring rates vs road magnets.

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Anyone know which one is better on terms of handling? Comfort? And ride height? Sent from AutoGuide.com Free App
  5. Your insurance rates high on your 3?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    I'm 16 and got a 3i 5spd mtx for my first car. I know, my parents are awesome. Anyway, when we were looking at cars and called our insurance agent, he said a Mazda 3 shouldnt be too expensive to insure. It would cost the same as a Kia Soul or Hyundai Elentra or any car in its class. Turns out...
  6. 2010 Prokit spring rates OE vs PK

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    I was surfing google for coilovers/ lowering springs struts and I ran across this info on the 2010 Prokit- PDF file attached From what I can find on the 04-09 Prokit They haven't changed anything??? I'd almost bet they are the same springs re-boxed with a new part# Mazda 3 04+ Pro-Kit: Front...
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