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    want to fit m z3 top mounts to help with tramling i have been reading you have to fit then the wrong way round to help stop the tramling the i was reading you fit then the rite way round am very confused can some one please tell me the best witch way the correct ? i have 18inch wheels on if that does that affect witch way the top mounts are fitted ? any help please
     
     

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    Z3 3.2 mounts will have positive camber, which means the top of the wheel will tilt out.
    That was counteracted with the 3.2 front hubs, but you won't have these.

    Fitted reversed gives quite a bit of negative camber.
     
     

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    i see so is the tramling helped out but negative camber then ? or positive ?
     
     

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    i was reading it affected caster to is it caster or camber that helps the z3 out with tramling ?
     
     

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    Caster is the angle of the shock when viewed from the side, camber is the lean in or out of the wheel when viewed from the front.

    To increase camber, you can fit eccentric wishbone bushes, but you might already have them fitted.
     
     

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    i have poly bushes all round but there not eccentric i was just reading its the caster that helps the z3 am going to but the top mounts and try them i think if i can find some that is on line
     
     

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