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  1. Inlet manifoil - dampers

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Dear Friends I live in Norway and have a BMW e60, 530XI from 2005. Engine N52B30A. VIN CC76375. The job just now is to renew the PCV with all tubings. When doing this, I have taken the inlet manifold off and I can see two kind of dampers which is mounted inside the manifold. One from the...
  2. 2006 E91 dampers replaced - alignment needed?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi All, Just done a fair bit of work on my car including dampers all round, drop links all round and 2 rear tyres. Dampers needed doing so ride has improved massively but I’m now finding that the car is now quite unstable at high speed, tram lining at lower speeds and very pointy at the front...
  3. E60 530d M sport new dampers & springs help

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi, I recently purchased a 2003 530d se and while driving down my road I heard a loud bang, like someone threw a rock at the car. Under investigation both rear springs have snapped, generally the suspension looks and feels tired so I would like to replace it with the m sport version. What are...
  4. Fitting Koni Yellow Sport inserts

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I have an E46 330D 2004 and the history includes an old receipt for 8741 1390LSPOR dampers. It's now time to replace them, but looking at images of this model online it's not clear how to fit the inserts; the units include the spring support and a side bracket below (no bottom bracket as they...
  5. 2017 G30 520D - Variable Dampers, Sport & Comfort feel the same..?

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi All. I've just bought a new G30 520D with Variable Damper Control. Overall I love the car - however the version that I had test-driven did not have the VDC, and I had been led to believe that this would provide a noticeable improvement to ride quality. But after a few days, I have to say -...
  6. Headlamp dampers.

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Has anyone tried to check the dampers fitted to the headlamp pods? Probably not, but they are very prone to losing all damping capability and this causes the pods to shake when up and the headlamps are in use. It is pretty straightforward to replace them and can be done without removal of the...
  7. 535d MSport Eibach Sportline, which dampers?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello all, I have a E60 with 126k on the clock. I'm going to do a full chassis refresh and have been looking at spring/damper combos, I don't want coil overs. I would like the Eibach Sportline springs but don't know which dampers will suit it. I would like near enough OE comfort as it is a...
  8. 2011 E90 320D efficientDynamics handling

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi Folks - Just come over to BMW after driving a 2008 Honda Civic 2.2iCDTI (which are awesome , especially when remapped.. ), so just looking to get a bit of advice/opinion if I can. I think this thread...
  9. New to site - Hi - BMW E46 325i M sport - Which dampers?

    Introductions
    Hi Guys, I am new to the site, but not new to BMW's, I have leak from my rear shock absorber on the offside and as it's a M Sport want to ensure I get the right ones... Main Stealer quoted £125 each and recommended a pair... I understand them to be Sachs if I want OEM Shocks? Any help would...
  10. 2005 320d es Touring - Sports or stock Dampers??

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi Guys, I am looking for some new rear dampers on my tourer and when I phoned the parts people they asked me if I wanted sports or standard? Anyone heard of being given an option? surely sports would be better for handling? Anyhow they are £4 different in price so not fussed which to go for...
  11. E36 323i Coupe Shock Dampers

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi All, im bit new to the forum, i have an e36 323i Coupe, i think its time to do a whole suspension overhaul as for my vin my car has m-sport suspension, as far as i know, that means bilstein dampers im finding it hard to find this shock in bilstein catalog, as im keeping my car totally to...
  12. F07 2010 dampers

    BMW Chassis and Brakes
    Do I have passive or other dampers ? There is a sports setting on the console which gives better body control. Tnx.
  13. Where to buy OEM M-tech spring / dampers for E36 saloon

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    I'm struggling to find anywhere online selling the OEM M-technic springs and dampers for my 1997 328i saloon. Can anyone give me some pointers? Cheers
  14. Z3 M Springs / Dampers

    Hereford BMW - Bimmerforums Shop
    Hi Looking for these parts, new or good condition second hand. Have you got them Cheers Phil
  15. Z3 M Springs / Dampers

    Parts4Euro Feedback Forum
    Hi Looking for these parts, new or good condition second hand. Have you got them Cheers Phil
  16. M Sport Dampers onto an SE?

    General BMW Discussions
    Can anyone clarify if I replace my SE dampers with M sport dampers without any wishbone/chassis modifications. I was hoping to go for something like these BMW E46 323I 325I 328I 330I FRONT SHOCK ABSORBER M TEC SPORT PACK MEYLE C847 | eBay combined with Eibach springs, or should I go for an...
  17. 320TD - all weather tyre choice (?) Poly bushes (?) new dampers (?)

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi folks - thanks for reading... I have a late '03 320TD with about 80k on the clock and it's time to fit the 17" M double spokes in place of the 18" MV2's currently fitted. Tyres need replacing and I desperately need to regain some comfort!! I have 225/40/17's for the rears and 225/45/17's for...
  18. 1996 E36 318 1992 front dampers on to a 1996? not compatable? topmounts have to be changed?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    hi all, ive been offerd some nearly new dampers from a 1992 e36, but hes saying the 1992 dampers are up to 92' only and wont fit any years after that? is this true? he said he rang bmw and they said somthing about there doffernt topmounts, so ig you change the topmounts they will fit the later...
  19. Replacing Rear dampers what parts please

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hiya all Just picked up a E36 325 Tds and love it, it needs new rear dampers so going to get a set of Bilstein B4's. Just would like to know what elce i should replace when im in there, Top mounts ext. Thank you Ben
  20. 323/325/328 dampers fit 316/318?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Allways wonderd this. its allways advertised that the 6 cilinder dampers are differnt to the 4 cilinder 318 lumps? How? they look identical..is it becaus ethe 6's are heaveryer so the daming rate is harder? only asking as my fronts are going on the 318 and want harder dampers if this is the...
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