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    Hi all i have a 1997 e36 316 saloon and just wanted to know if i can fit a rear anti roll bar to it from a 318iS coupe and if i can would it make much diffence to the handling


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    Won't make a difference as the both use the same anti-roll bar....Unless yours is the 15mm one(doubtful)then getting an 18mm will make a difference however fitting new anti-roll bar bushes will make a difference too
    If you want though you could fit Eibach anti-roll bars which are upgraded and will make a difference too....
     
     

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    The 316 has no rear roll bar at all.... A 318is roll bar will bolt straight on, you will need the rear drop links and the brackets that bolt the links into the rear arms and you will need the brackets, mounting bushes and nuts and bolts to fix the roll bar to the brackets in the body. Simple upgrade for a 316 and the rear bar should tighten itup a tiny bit....
     
     

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    Thanks steve so is this worth doing or not then.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Devonlad2010 View Post
    Thanks steve so is this worth doing or not then.
    Deffo. Anti roll bars are often overlooked and can make a huge difference. You will notice the rear end of yours should be a lot more stable....
     
     

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    Nice one steve. My local breaker only wants £20 for it so i can take off the other bits i need too


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    Well today i got round to fitting the rear roll bar and its defo lot better the rear feels alot tighter


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    Quote Originally Posted by Devonlad2010 View Post
    Well today i got round to fitting the rear roll bar and its defo lot better the rear feels alot tighter
    Nice one. Its surprising how much difference they make....
     
     

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    yeah defo mate will be even better once iv upgraded the front rollbar


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