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    I have a horrible feeling that my car will need new springs soon, so im just wondering, does fitting lowering springs affect the ASC system? Had a browse on the forum and couldnt find anythnig about it so maybe its a daft question?
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    I can't see how it would affect it - I believe it uses the ABS sensors to sense when the wheels are spinning, so I don't think it will affect it.

    Someone else might be able to confirm it for ya mate
     
     

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    Cheers for replying, I wasn't sure with it being ASC and not just traction control, thought it would control the suspension some how? I don't know much about this stuff!
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    I have a 1996 328i sport and have lowered it 62mm front and 102mm on the rear and have had no problems I dont see why it would

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    Did the sport have ASC?
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    Quote Originally Posted by aburrows88 View Post
    Did the sport have ASC?
    how would i no?? i believe when i pushed my sports button it also hardened up the original suspoension a bit but dont no if thats just a rumour

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    just had a read up on google and i believe they had ASC+T control

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    Well... i have a button that says ASC, not sport, so who knows lol.
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    Ah well, guess it's ok then. Thinking of getting the Eibach Prokit or sportline. But only want 20mm rear and 30mm front (live in scotland, roads arent forgiving enough for any lower)
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    Quote Originally Posted by aburrows88 View Post
    Well... i have a button that says ASC, not sport, so who knows lol.
    I have a switch that has S/E and a snow flake on it

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