Paint Marks On Coil Springs. The catalogue at the dealers will tell which springs colour code fit which car off the vin. These are the colors for coil springs, driveshaft, swaybar, steering linkages, and pony emblems for my coupe.
Not sure on the white marks. Rear = white yellow dots. They are color coded red red orange orange on the bottom side on the shackle end.
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The Colours On The Spring Must Match On Both Sides Of The Same Axle But Will Most Often Be Different Front To Rear.
My 05 bhw has one green and one brown stripe on the front springs. I have a washed out purple (i think its purple) on my drivers side coil.i cant see one on the passenger side,must be on the inside against the motor side. What i have learnt is that any springs designed to fit a veichle after 2003 will be 20mm longer than any manufactured before (regardless of paint markings) a quick look on vag cat shows the tt and s3 share the following rear springs:
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Front coil springs were identified with three color dots as shown circled in red above. End that sits in the control arm will have the pigtail slighty down. Sit the spring vertical and load it down with some heavy bags of concrete mix, sand or something then measure with a ruler or tape how much the spring compresses.
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After hearing someone at fest mention having a chart describing the spring rate (using the oem paint markings) i went searching for. Welcome to the auto parts interchange number data network platform! 5901 peachtree industrial blvd, atlanta, ga 30341.
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Nj and not from the jersey shore. Part is produced by vag volkswagen group (audi volkswagen skoda seat). I picked up a set of factory springs from a quad cab.
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Another fact found within was the difference between the ps steering box and quick ratio ms box is the preload and meshload settings. The spring that compresses least is the stiffer spring. Rear = yellow yellow dots.