i was thinking about getting kw variant 3 coilovers just wanted to know if anybody used it and how good is it? where do you controll the setings and if the go up as high as stock suspension. any feedback would be great.
I ran the V3's on my W8 and they are excellent coilovers but most drivers will not benefit from the speed variable dampening which can be a real PITA to setup; especially on 4Motions. You must remove the coilovers in order to make height and dampening adjustments, so you better have a nice installer or have the patience of Jobe.
The V3's highest setting was a smidgen lower than the 1BA (stock NA suspension) configuration. Honestly, I wouldn't recommend the V3's unless you plan on racing the car. You would be better off with V1's because the ride dampening is similar to H&R Sports with Bilstein shocks. Now if you need to adjust ride stiffness, I'd recommend Bilstein PSS9's.