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

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

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 10-17-2008, 09:33 PM   #1
djdirec
Registered User
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Encinitas, CA
Posts: 52
My Ride: has roof rails
Do I need a camber kit???

I am putting h&r sport springs on my awd wagon and was wondering if I need a camber kit as well...any suggestions/help?
__________________
Touring the bimmer
djdirec is offline   Reply With Quote
Ads by Google

Guests, get your FREE E46Fanatics.com membership to remove this ad.
Old 10-17-2008, 11:59 PM   #2
jpr
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: San Diego, CA
Posts: 3,005
My Ride: '99 323i
No, you can get enough camber without it.
jpr is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-18-2008, 12:26 AM   #3
Owtlaw333
Registered User
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: HB, CA
Posts: 7,611
My Ride: 2009 Mazdaspeed 3 GT
Quote:
Originally Posted by jpr View Post
No, you can get enough camber without it.
__________________
Bringing it back for the new people...

productionof1.com
|||_Buy my photos?_|||
Owtlaw333 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-18-2008, 01:09 AM   #4
Chris-TK
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Sacramento
Posts: 16,312
My Ride: Mk VI GTI
No need. Most people that run coilovers don't even need camber kits.
__________________
K.
Chris-TK is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-19-2008, 10:19 AM   #5
djdirec
Registered User
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Encinitas, CA
Posts: 52
My Ride: has roof rails
where did you get your suspension installed, anyone in the north county san diego want to help put springs on?
__________________
Touring the bimmer
djdirec is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-19-2008, 05:45 PM   #6
bmwguy330
Registered User
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Leesburg Fl
Posts: 310
My Ride: 2001 bmw 330ci
Send a message via MSN to bmwguy330
would this include the front as well? i bought tein ss. i havent put everything on yet cause i was waiting for a decent price for front camber kit. i bought rear on. would that be all i need. sorry not trying to jack you thread. just curious as well. thanks
bmwguy330 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-19-2008, 05:52 PM   #7
Chris-TK
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Sacramento
Posts: 16,312
My Ride: Mk VI GTI
Quote:
Originally Posted by bmwguy330 View Post
would this include the front as well? i bought tein ss. i havent put everything on yet cause i was waiting for a decent price for front camber kit. i bought rear on. would that be all i need. sorry not trying to jack you thread. just curious as well. thanks
Unless you're running super aggressive offsets/wheel combo you most like likely won't need a camber kit at all. I'm on KWs and dropped 2" front and 1" rear without needing a camber kit.
__________________
K.
Chris-TK is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-19-2008, 07:13 PM   #8
bmwguy330
Registered User
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Leesburg Fl
Posts: 310
My Ride: 2001 bmw 330ci
Send a message via MSN to bmwguy330
yaaaay i may just have a project for the weekend
bmwguy330 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

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 05:53 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
(c) 1999 - 2011 performanceIX Inc - privacy policy - terms of use