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Old 02-14-2010, 10:33 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have a 1999 BMW M3 convertible and I am attempting to replace the Strut Mounts. I have been unable to find where I get access to the top of the Strut mount. I have removed the Trunk lining, but that doesn't appear to give me access. Can anyone give me some ideas? Any help would be appreciated.
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i suppose to are talking about the rear struts. u will find them under the plastic caps in the convertible top compartment
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i suppose to are talking about the rear struts. u will find them under the plastic caps in the convertible top compartment
Thanks for the info. It was there plan as could be once I had the convertible top open part of the way. Thanks for the help.

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I'm not trying to pick on BMW (because I own one), nor Mercedes. The truth of the matter though is that they are not in the same league as what a true luxury car is. If they were, there would be just as many Maybach's as there are Rolls Royce Phantoms. Would anyone pay $380,000 for a Phantom if a $450,000 Maybach was better, flashier, and higher quality vehicle?
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