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cyberlando 02-23-2012 06:57 PM

rear shock mount destroyed
 
ive been hearing this bell type ringing for about 3 months now! and it was driving me crazyyy so i decided to rip out the lining of my trunk and i found that the top rubber mount on my KW V2 looks like it exploded and when i push the bumper down a little bit i can see the whole thing rise up and down!

can i buy a regular mount for the from auto zone to replace it or do i have to get one from KW?

TKC 02-23-2012 07:00 PM

Probably get the best one you can to handle your M3 engine transplant powers.

peytonracer4 02-23-2012 07:07 PM

The rogue rsm are known to be the best. But they're pricy at $100

Stinger9 02-23-2012 08:52 PM

You've made no mention of whether or not you are running stock springs and shocks? Or how many miles you have on this suspension currently?


BTW, with no other changes, why in the world would you install a lightweight flywheel?

engtariq 02-23-2012 09:02 PM

Make sure that your shocks are not seized and frozen, I had similar problem where the OEM rsm keeps pushed our of their housing and I solved this issue temporary using rouge rsm then I bought new shocks and the OEM rsm and every thing is fine.
There is a cheaper price rsm but I do not recall the brand they were $50 for pair while rouge was $115 for pair.

engtariq 02-23-2012 09:05 PM

They are meyle rsm.

Stinger9 02-23-2012 09:12 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by engtariq (Post 14115295)
They are meyle rsm.

You can add stuff to your post with the edit button

cyberlando 02-23-2012 11:26 PM

I said they were kw v2 coilover

Stinger9 02-24-2012 12:26 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by cyberlando (Post 14115730)
I said they were kw v2 coilover

Gotcha. Not familiar with them so I thought it was the mounts you were referring to.

filipinoise 02-24-2012 12:28 AM

Meyle HD RSM's w/ Z3 Reinforcement plates. Do it.

jayb328i 02-24-2012 12:51 AM

Did the Rogue RSM after going through 2 different RSM in 1 month.


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