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Old 10-31-2012, 04:11 PM   #1
Ryan87LX
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Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Regina, Saskatchewan
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My Ride: 03 325i
Rear Coil Overs Only?

I do almost all of my own work, but I do take the car to the dealership for oil changes and inspections. Picked the car up today (03 325i) and they had noticed a couple of things that need to be taken care of. Most of them are no problem, but one item left me wondering.

The dealership claims that both rear springs are broken. I know this is a common problem on E46s, and I had even had one spring replaced under warranty. I don't really want to lower the car because it's driven in winter, but the thought of putting failure prone stock springs back in doesn't really appeal to me either.

Is there a rear-only coil over kit that might be a good solution? If not, a good replacement spring?
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