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Old 04-02-2013, 03:58 PM   #261
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Old 04-02-2013, 04:34 PM   #262
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Old 04-04-2013, 06:04 PM   #263
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If anyone has any questions please let us know.

We have been getting various questions on wheel fitments. With the various wheel choices it is hard to say exactly what will and will not work. Worse case you will need at least a 5mm spacer. However most of our current customers prefer 10mm in the front. Rear wheel spacers are not needed.

Another question is how does the rear adjust if it is NOT a true coilover. The kit comes with an adjustable perch that installs WITH your coil spring to make the height adjustments.
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Old 04-05-2013, 07:16 PM   #264
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My package has been "awaiting shipment" for 3 days now :/

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Old 04-07-2013, 05:21 PM   #265
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My package has been "awaiting shipment" for 3 days now :/
Shoot me your order number. I know we have been building kits to keep up with the orders.
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Old 04-08-2013, 11:39 AM   #266
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I'm trying order a kit for my 2002 m3, is there any discounts I don't know of kris? Also on the website there's no image of the coilovers?
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Old 04-08-2013, 12:00 PM   #269
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Kris, I am about to pull the trigger on these.
Any discounts at all? PM me about the cost and shipping for a 01 325ci.

What else do you recommend while you are at it? I already have rear shock mounts, RTABs in the box and just changed FCABs.
I am going to let my mechanic handle this so I would like to keep the costs down by doing everything at once while the suspension is out.
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I would recommend inspecting all suspension related components since most cars should be at the time to change. Top mounts being an important. Also check to see if you will need 5mm-10mm spacers.
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Thanks Kris, I am going to place an order today, at most tomorrow.
I will do some research on what else I will be needing.
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Old 04-09-2013, 10:54 AM   #273
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Ordered a set. Cant wait, my rear shocks are leaking and need a replacement asap.
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Placed my order kris. Am I going need spacers I'm on stock 19 oem staggered rear. Also how long does shipping usually take? Can't wait to try these coils!

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Old 04-09-2013, 12:51 PM   #275
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Placed my order kris. Am I going need spacers I'm on stock 19 oem staggered rear. Also how long does shipping usually take? Can't wait to try these coils!
Right now we are averaging 48 to 72 hours. We are building kits as ordered. Most of my E46 customers are running 10mm spacers with stock wheels.
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Kris, I ordered the set this morning and its on awaiting fulfillment status. When shall I expect it to show up to 80210 so I can book a time at the shop?
Also, running style 44's I will be needing 5~10mm spacer, looking for a pair right now.

Do you have installation instructions included?
I am going to install the rears myself since I am doing RSMs and RTABs, and get the fronts done at the shop.

Do you recommend to use the OEM rubber pads on the rear springs? top and bottom.

Sorry for the noob questions, but this is my first time doing anything on the suspension. Hence posting here, so more people can get the info if they are looking for one.

Can I drive on just the rear coil over to the shop to get the fronts done? I am sure I can, but just wanted to confirm as I want to be absolutely sure.
Any bump stops I should be buying?
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Kris, I ordered the set this morning and its on awaiting fulfillment status. When shall I expect it to show up to 80210 so I can book a time at the shop?
Also, running style 44's I will be needing 5~10mm spacer, looking for a pair right now.

Do you have installation instructions included?
I am going to install the rears myself since I am doing RSMs and RTABs, and get the fronts done at the shop.

Do you recommend to use the OEM rubber pads on the rear springs? top and bottom.

Sorry for the noob questions, but this is my first time doing anything on the suspension. Hence posting here, so more people can get the info if they are looking for one.

Can I drive on just the rear coil over to the shop to get the fronts done? I am sure I can, but just wanted to confirm as I want to be absolutely sure.
Any bump stops I should be buying?
Takes about 3 days using FedEx. What is your email address so I can send instructions.

I would recommend using OEM top mounts yes.
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Takes about 3 days using FedEx. What is your email address so I can send instructions.

I would recommend using OEM top mounts yes.
Pmed my email address and order number.
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Old 04-09-2013, 09:41 PM   #279
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damn thats a good deal. too bad just bought my H&R Cup Kit....oh well.
Hi:

Which kit did you get? I want a stiffer ride and to lower the car to lesson the wheel gap with 18inch ZHP wheels but I do not want to give up a lot of ride comfort. The reviews say your ride comfort will be greatly reduced on the sports cup suspension kit. I'm leaning with the Touring H&R kit.


H&R's Sport Cup Suspension Kit $679 (Premium, Performance Street)


http://www.tirerack.com/suspension/s...oModClar=&cat=


H&R's Touring Cup Suspension Kit $599 (Premium)

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Old 04-09-2013, 09:52 PM   #280
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Mine came in today! I might hold off on putting them on since I'm going to get my Style 5s polished and power coated this weekend. Can't wait though! Will post pics after its all done.
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