E46 BMW Social Directory E46 FAQ 3-Series Discussion Forums BMW Photo Gallery BMW 3-Series Technical Information E46 Fanatics - The Ultimate BMW Resource BMW Vendors General E46 Forum The Tire Rack's Tire Wheel Forum Forced Induction Forum The Off-Topic The E46 BMW Showroom For Sale, For Trade or Wanting to Buy

Welcome to the E46Fanatics forums. E46Fanatics is the premiere website for BMW 3 series owners around the world with interactive forums, a geographical enthusiast directory, photo galleries, and technical information for BMW enthusiasts.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact contact us.

Go Back   E46Fanatics > Tuning & Tech > Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld

Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld
Have some questions about suspension or brake setups for your E46 BMW? Get all your answers here!
Sponsored by BimmerWorld

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 10-06-2016, 03:13 AM   #1
JPQ
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Queens, NY
Posts: 44
My Ride: BMW 325cic
BMW Sport Suspension Question

Can the BMW Sport Suspension from a 2005 325i Sedan be used on a 2004 325ci Convertible? Are they the same?
JPQ is offline   Reply With Quote
Ads by Google

Guests, get your FREE E46Fanatics.com membership to remove this ad.
Old 10-06-2016, 08:18 AM   #2
markusmarkus
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: USA
Posts: 6,041
My Ride: 2001 330Ci
Yes. The difference between the two suspensions are the springs, the struts/shocks and the roll bars.
markusmarkus is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-06-2016, 12:11 PM   #3
Rob43
OEM ///Member
 
Rob43's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Richmond VA
Posts: 8,006
My Ride: 03 331Ci 5spd R1200R
Quote:
Originally Posted by JPQ View Post
Can the BMW Sport Suspension from a 2005 325i Sedan be used on a 2004 325ci Convertible? Are they the same?

Sure, but why would you want to ? Especially if we're talking about Used parts because you haven't mention if you buying new or used with your above statement.



Rob43
__________________



Rob #43 ITS/ITR/STU, BMW 325I, STU LAP RECORD
SUMMIT POINT WV 1:24:229 SCCA
(DynoDynamics https:vimeo.com/8486878 Dyno Video)
"Chance Favors The Prepared Mind"

I BUILD SUSPENSIONS (Consult) FROM MILD TO WILD FOR RWD & Xi E46's
Quote:
Originally Posted by RacerX View Post
Nitrous is a little trickier than boost, but it's not the spray that kills motors, it's STUPIDITY!!
I Know How To Fix The Rear "Bouncing" Problem On Your Cheap Coilovers Like: Jom RL FK SE & RK.

Last edited by Rob43; 11-03-2016 at 10:59 PM.
Rob43 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-06-2016, 12:52 PM   #4
JPQ
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Queens, NY
Posts: 44
My Ride: BMW 325cic
The Sport Suspension is from my 325 Sedan that I sold, and I now have the vert. Just seeing what things I can use on this car that are left over from the old car, so they are used, but low miles. I'll likely just go with a new set-up, but thanks for the info .

.

Last edited by JPQ; 10-06-2016 at 12:53 PM.
JPQ is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-06-2016, 06:55 PM   #5
Alex323Ci
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Huntington Beach -Surf City USA
Posts: 20,381
My Ride: M3 & 323Ci (sold)
Quote:
Originally Posted by JPQ View Post
Can the BMW Sport Suspension from a 2005 325i Sedan be used on a 2004 325ci Convertible? Are they the same?
don't see a reason why they wouldn't fit.
they won't be exactly the same as the convertible uses slightly different springs for the weight and also slightly different sized swaybars(also because of the weight and bias).
__________________
OE CSL WHEELS - OE CSL BRAKES - OE AUTOFLD MIRRORS - CSL RACK - CSL TRUNK - CSL DIFFUSER - AA TUNE - AA PULLEYS - AS 40% SSK - BILSTEIN PSS9s
CF CSL LIP - NAV- BMWP CF STRUT BAR - BMW GROUP N MNTS - GRUPPE M CF INTAKE - SUPERSPRINT - UUC S/S LINES, RTABs - H&R SWAYS - 4.10 M-SPORT DIFF
Alex323Ci is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
325ci, 325i, sedan, sport suspension

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Censor is ON





All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:14 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
(c) 1999 - 2016 performanceIX Inc - privacy policy - terms of use