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Wave GTA springs and dampers worthwhile upgrade for Sportpack?

Seen some GTA springs and dampers for sale and anyone know if it is worthwhile changing the sportpack's to the GTA's.

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Re: GTA springs and dampers worthwhile upgrade for Sportpack?

I can only go on hearsay...my Local dealer 'stuck' the GTA bits on a 147 and the result was described by them as not very satisfactory.....
Personally I would go for an aftermarket "fix', especially with the dampers /shock absorbers as Alfa is not very good at getting the damping right......
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Re: GTA springs and dampers worthwhile upgrade for Sportpack?

Koni's or KW's I would imagine are cheaper and better than any Alfa gear.
 
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Re: GTA springs and dampers worthwhile upgrade for Sportpack?

Or Intrax/AutoDelta
 
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Re: GTA springs and dampers worthwhile upgrade for Sportpack?

standard GTA springs are ok, the dampers are rubbish !
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Re: GTA springs and dampers worthwhile upgrade for Sportpack?

Thanks for the feedback. Wanted to get Bilstein or Koni dampers but here in South Africa those are the equivalent of a month and a bit salary. Just a tad on the expensive side!!!
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Re: GTA springs and dampers worthwhile upgrade for Sportpack?

sports pack is fine
sits perfect, 18 inch wheels should fill the gap even better i say
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Re: GTA springs and dampers worthwhile upgrade for Sportpack?

If I was you i'd be looking at either GTA anti roll bars or the eibach kit, either would give you more to smile about.

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Re: GTA springs and dampers worthwhile upgrade for Sportpack?

Hadn't thought about the anti-roll bars. Good call. Will investigate. Thanks gents!
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