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bigjae1976 02-28-2010 08:09 AM

UUC Strutbarbarian + Vorshlag camber plates
 
Looks awesome and improves handling x1000! Well, maybe not but it sure does look great!

http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c2...i/SDC10811.jpg

http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c2...i/SDC10812.jpg

http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c2...i/SDC10813.jpg

Rayce185 02-28-2010 08:11 AM

What wheel setup, what suspension and what camber setting are you running?

bigjae1976 02-28-2010 08:14 AM

Bilstein PSS with 2 degrees up front. I run either 18" VMR CSLs, OEM M68 and APEX ARC8's. Although I haven't even fitted the ARC8s yet.

BMW_Matt 02-28-2010 01:22 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by bigjae1976 (Post 11391234)
Looks awesome and improves handling x1000! Well, maybe not but it sure does look great!

[IM]http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c220/bigjae1976/2004%20BMW%20330Ci/SDC10811.jpg[/IMG]

[MG]http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c220/bigjae1976/2004%20BMW%20330Ci/SDC10812.jpg[/IMG]

[IG]http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c220/bigjae1976/2004%20BMW%20330Ci/SDC10813.jpg[/IMG]

Good save haha :thumbsup:

bigjae1976 02-28-2010 05:58 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by BMW_Matt (Post 11391949)
Good save haha :thumbsup:

:rofl:Actually, I haven't even driven my car since I installed the bar.

I jumped on UUC's 35% off sale. I don't think I would have paid $350 for this. The bar is super light already, don't see the point of paying another $120 for the magnesium end plates.

I_Miss_My_///M 02-28-2010 07:48 PM

The UUC bar is a nice touch... Congrats! But, I have to say that there's not much (if anything) that you could add to that engine compartment that's going to trump the twinscrew.

Lucky.... :boink:

bigjae1976 08-28-2010 08:24 AM

Update. I changed my caster settings from max caster to min so I can get some more negative camber. The strut nut is hitting the bottom on the strut bar plate. Gonna call UUC to see if they can machine a little bit of material from the bottom.

blablac 08-30-2010 11:26 AM

I did similar:
BMW perf strut bar and vorshlag camber plates

the car feels a LOT better

2 deg of camber up front as well 0 toe

bigjae1976 10-02-2010 10:35 PM

I called UUC, they basically said they've never heard of this issue and sorry.

So I just busted out the angle grinder and grinded the back of the strut plates to clear the strut nut. Problem solved.


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