Originally Posted by e90TiAg335i
I think it really dependson the miles and use. I've seen many that didn't need shims but some do. Just wanted to be sure you were prepared in case you do need them. As I'm sure the wait would be a couple days.
You're right, thanks for the heads up. I'm asking around about the backlash shims now. And to be clear, there are also shims that come with the kit for the welded ring gear (I've got a 10/06 car so I am bolted)
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