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Old 06-26-2014, 10:39 PM   #841
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I just can't believe quality coilovers cost only $389.00. Maybe 2 months, maybe 5 months I just don't see it.... Anyone have these for atleast 1 yr?

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Old 06-27-2014, 09:27 AM   #842
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Old 06-28-2014, 01:30 PM   #843
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Im in the process of installing them right now. I have the rears done but not the fronts. Im a little bit skeptical with using the spring compressor. Is it doable without air tools?
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Old 06-29-2014, 04:36 PM   #844
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Im in the process of installing them right now. I have the rears done but not the fronts. Im a little bit skeptical with using the spring compressor. Is it doable without air tools?

You shouldn't need any air tools. I installed mine in the driveway in a couple hours with standard tools
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Old 06-30-2014, 10:00 AM   #845
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Yes that is correct do not use air tools. You can rent a spring compressor tool and torque wrench if you do not have one
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Old 06-30-2014, 07:56 PM   #846
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Well I got 3 out of 4 of my sides done this weekend and just my luck, the pinch bolt on my front strut snapped when I was removing it spent hours trying to extract the bolt but wasn't able to. I have the car in the shop getting that bolt removed. I'll be sure to post some pics soon as possible. And also have my 4 rear style 40's soon to be refinished and installed. The anticipation kills me!
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Old 07-01-2014, 09:21 AM   #847
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Old 07-01-2014, 10:35 AM   #848
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Still riding on these maxxed out.. ride quality is a bit better than stock sport, and handling is way better. I'm fine with the ride height but I'm sure many (including myself somewhat) wish they could go up to an inch lower.

Nonetheless, still happy after about 3k miles, I think.
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Old 07-01-2014, 10:48 AM   #849
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E46inthe206, do you mind if I share that photo?
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Old 07-01-2014, 07:23 PM   #850
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Here's a couple quick iPhone pics after the install. I'll have some nice pictures I'll share after I get my style 40's on. Anyways, maxed out they sit lower than I thought. I wouldn't want to go much lower here in Michigan anyways. Fronts settled quite a bit just in one day...
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Old 07-01-2014, 10:51 PM   #852
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Feel free. May I ask where?

Also, please.. call me David.. haha

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Old 07-02-2014, 09:12 AM   #853
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Also, please.. call me David.. haha
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Old 07-11-2014, 03:56 PM   #855
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Kris, i was just checking your site, i was interested in order these coilovers in the next couple months, but i noticed that they dont exist for awd... am i missing something or is it true please tell me its not true!!!!! i have a 2002 325xi wagon
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Kris, i was just checking your site, i was interested in order these coilovers in the next couple months, but i noticed that they dont exist for awd... am i missing something or is it true please tell me its not true!!!!! i have a 2002 325xi wagon
Nothing for you AWD folks, sorry.
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Old 07-15-2014, 07:08 PM   #857
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Hey Kris will these go lower than H&R sport springs??
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