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      03-16-2012, 02:15 AM   #1
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BMW performance vs. Bilstein b12

I need your advice. which kit is better in ride quality, corners, comfort
Bmw performance kit or bilstein B12 pro-kin with eibach antiroll kit?
Price on both is nearly the same.
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      03-16-2012, 04:17 AM   #2
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I couldn't get the BMW Performance suspension at less than 900EUR ex. VAT, while I could get the Bilstien B12 Pro-Kit at 550EUR ex. VAT. But the BMW Performance does include one upgraded anti-roll bar (not both, depends on car model and options).

BMW Performance has stiffer springs and the shocks are twin-tube, while Bilstein B12 has M-Sport-like spring rates and monotube shocks. I would choose monotube.

Here is my Bilstein B12 Pro-Kit review:

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=658818

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Is it the sport or HD shocks with the B12 kit?
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Is it the sport or HD shocks with the B12 kit?
Sport (B8).
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