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Old 08-26-2011, 10:10 PM   #1 (permalink)
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BMW 335i Suspension Upgrades

Hi. I have a 2007 BMW 335i sedan (6-speed manual, sports). With over 80k miles, the car is starting to feel sluggish on the road. It's time for a suspension upgrade. Unfortunately, the last time I upgraded my suspension ('02 530i), the morons ended up raising my car instead of lowering it. Needless to say, I know nothing about suspension. Any recommendations on suspension upgrades for the 335i? Important to me are: slight lowering, improved handling/cornering, slight decrease in comfort. Price range: $1200.

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Just replace all the suspension bushes with Poly ones !
If you fancy lowering her too, then 20mm would be a great compromise - but do the bushes !!
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If it were me, I'd change out the shocks and go with lowering springs, something like the H&R's, just not the race setup
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