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View Poll Results: Also include prices if you want to...
ACS 38 8.02%
Dinan 57 12.03%
Hamman 7 1.48%
OEM M3 94 19.83%
Racing Dynamics 39 8.23%
Other Brand 72 15.19%
No way I wouldnt waste my money 130 27.43%
Benfer 12 2.53%
UUC 25 5.27%
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Old 12-18-2002, 11:29 AM   #41
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it's a Sparco.... and is adjustable......
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Old 12-18-2002, 11:42 AM   #42
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if i can get one for 150$ i'll buy one........if not, not worth the money for me
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Old 12-18-2002, 11:44 AM   #43
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Old 12-18-2002, 11:46 AM   #44
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I gotta AA one, but since this was the first suspension mod, yes, I can definitely feel it in turns. If this isn't the first suspension mod, you definitely won't notice it as much.
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Old 12-18-2002, 01:40 PM   #45
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I've got one. Wanted sways, but... Well...

It does help. It cut down noticably on understeer at autox, and it helps some when I fly through corners on the street. The first autox I went to with the bar in, I actually got a bit of oversteer. That was quite a shock. I'd never experienced that in my car on the dry before. :p (the xiT "pushes like a pig hunting for truffles" Yep. I like that quote.)
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Old 12-18-2002, 02:07 PM   #46
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i dont think you are really supposed to FEEL any differance, i think the car will simply not be pushed/stressed as hard when turning at high speeds..
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Old 01-29-2003, 05:33 AM   #47
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^ what only 94 votes? I thought more of you would participate! Looks like OEM is taking the market share ,,,
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Old 01-29-2003, 06:39 AM   #48
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I plan on buying Dinan or AA front and rear strut bars. It keeps the chassis from flexing too much which can lead to body panels having uneven gaps. Even if you dont drive hard all the time, if your car is lowered, all that bouncing around (freeway, speedbumps, bad roads) will affect your car. Just my opinion. I've seen my friends car have uneven gaps between his hood, fenders, doors, and trunk.
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Old 01-29-2003, 07:11 AM   #49
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Can we have a picture collection of what different brands' bars look like?
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Old 03-14-2003, 04:26 AM   #50
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Old 03-14-2003, 04:53 AM   #51
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does it really help?
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Old 03-14-2003, 07:03 AM   #52
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Is there a rear strut bar that has a quick release so that I can take it out if I need more trunk space? TIA
I definately want front and rear strut bars to reduce chassis flex.
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Old 03-14-2003, 07:38 AM   #53
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Yea ACS has one, I have it on my car. Although I could tell the difference when I put my front strut bar on, I couldnt when the rear bar went on....

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Is there a rear strut bar that has a quick release so that I can take it out if I need more trunk space? TIA
I definately want front and rear strut bars to reduce chassis flex.
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Old 03-14-2003, 10:45 AM   #54
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Old 03-14-2003, 12:49 PM   #55
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Added rigidity and it looks pretty--two things that can entice a woman any day of the week,
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Old 03-14-2003, 01:01 PM   #56
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what does the OEM M3 one cost?
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Old 04-08-2003, 08:17 AM   #57
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^ bumpedybump. Last I remember the OEM goes for $225 in the states.
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Old 04-08-2003, 08:52 AM   #58
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Mine's OEM M3 CSL.

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Old 04-08-2003, 08:54 AM   #59
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Wilman... hmmmm I wonder where you got it from kid!!

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Old 04-08-2003, 10:11 AM   #60
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Hey, am I the only fool that has an M3 with no stock strut bar ??? it's a 2001 but I never saw any strut bar, did I get raped? Brandon
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