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Old 10-24-2002, 10:23 AM   #35
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: NY/fl
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My Ride: '00 c230k & '04
Strut braces revisited:Bimmer Mag page 32-33 DEC 2002

"The difference you'll feel is mainly in your wallet. a strut brace aids in maintaining structural rigidity under very high conrnering forces. "very high" means those generated during autocrosss or track events, especially using R-coupound tires and inconjunction with other high-performance suspension parts such as high-performance springs, shocks and sway bars. on the street or on back roads, it is very difficult if not impossible to achieve the level ocrnering force where the bendefits of a strut brace might come intoplay. It will basically just sit there and look good. "
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