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      11-16-2009, 08:06 PM   #59
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Drives: e90 335i
Join Date: Nov 2008
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Originally Posted by sexye92 View Post
im not sure if this applies to your diff, but i tried installing a quaife lsd in a customers car, it got it to go in but the way it was build and not able to shim the bmw diff, it had the ring gear way to tight against the pinion gear so there was zero backlash, needless to say i would not leave it in, i pulled it back out and put the stock back in
I could be wrong but I believe there are two versions of the Quaife on the market, cars with newer build dates have a smaller pumpkin and therefor use a newer/smaller Quaife LSD.. maybe this is the reason for the tight fit

2008 E90 335