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3-Series (E21, E30) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1975-1983 and 1984-1991 line. Specific models: BMW 315, BMW 316, BMW 318, BMW 318i, BMW 320/4, BMW 320i, BMW 320/6, BMW 323i, BMW 320i. E30 Family models include: BMW 325e, BMW 325i, BMW 325is, BMW 325ix.

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Old 02-06-2005, 03:34 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Does anybody know if a set of lowering spings taken from an E30 cabriolet will fit my E30 325i, 4 door, saloon.

Many thanks if anyone could answer this for me.

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Old 02-06-2005, 03:43 PM   #2 (permalink)
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i don't think they will b/c the eibach pro-kit hav a different set for the 325i saloon and the 325i Cabrio(which is like $15 more...)
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Originally posted by james_s@Feb 6 2005, 02:34 PM
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Does anybody know if a set of lowering spings taken from an E30 cabriolet will fit my E30 325i, 4 door, saloon.

Many thanks if anyone could answer this for me.

James
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no because of the weight difference between the 2 cars, they will fit but it wont work nearly as nice as if you were to use the intended ones, it would probably bit really sloppy handling and lots of boddy roll
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Originally posted by Kowalski+Feb 6 2005, 11:03 PM--><div class='quotetop'>QUOTE(Kowalski @ Feb 6 2005, 11:03 PM)</div><div class='quotemain'><!--QuoteBegin-james_s@Feb 6 2005, 02:34 PM
Hi

Does anybody know if a set of lowering spings taken from an E30 cabriolet will fit my E30 325i, 4 door, saloon.

Many thanks if anyone could answer this for me.

James
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no because of the weight difference between the 2 cars, they will fit but it wont work nearly as nice as if you were to use the intended ones, it would probably bit really sloppy handling and lots of boddy roll
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Thanks guys. That sounds like it would make sense.

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Hi

Does anybody know if a set of lowering spings taken from an E30 cabriolet will fit my E30 325i, 4 door, saloon.

Many thanks if anyone could answer this for me.

James
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no because of the weight difference between the 2 cars, they will fit but it wont work nearly as nice as if you were to use the intended ones, it would probably bit really sloppy handling and lots of boddy roll
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Thanks guys. That sounds like it would make sense.

Cheers

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