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I am looking at koni reds, bilstein tc, bilstein hd.

I want something that is comfortable for highway runs, and something that will last a long time. I am also planning on replacing the mounts and anything else that needs to be replaced.
 

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It depends, do you like your ride firm, or soft? What size tires / what springs are you on? I am assuming stock tires/springs, probably the koni reds. I have tried the bilstein tc, and it's a little harsh without being refined. If you have stock tires and get something hard but refined, the tires will take some of the bounce out too.
 

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I have the bilstein TC on a passat wagon but I would not get them again. The firmness is acceptable and it rides fine on good roads but that's not the point of shocks :) When I go over a sharp bump, it really jars the car. I like a hard ride but not it's a little more jarring than other hard shocks.
 
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