Evolution of Speed
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > E90 / E92 / E93 3-series Technical Forums > Suspension | Brakes | Chassis > ST Coilovers Need Bump Stops?

Thread Tools Search this Thread
      02-24-2013, 01:06 PM   #1
Major Pain
hawaiianeze's Avatar

Drives: LCI E92 335i
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Los Angeles

iTrader: (0)

ST Coilovers Need Bump Stops?

I'm going to install my new ST Coils next weekend and am planning to lower it so the fender is at the same height as the top of the tire (so a little lower than this)

Since you can't control the dampening, and I do rub a tiny bit as of now with 19x11 in the rear and 19x9.5 in the front (H&R sport springs and oem shocks, extremely bouncy) and do not plan on getting new tires or add camber do you think its necessary to get bump stops for the new coils or will the stock dampening be stiff enough so that I do not rub as much
Appreciate 0
      02-25-2013, 10:49 AM   #2
Second Lieutenant

Drives: 06 e90 325i, 05 325Ci (RIP)
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Charlotte, NC

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2006 BMW 325i  [0.00]
You should always have bump stops on your car. I'd be surprised if the ST's didn't come with them, but if they don't you need to use the OEM bump stops.
Active Autowerke Stage II | MMW CSv2 Exhaust | MMW Catless Headers | BC Racing BR Extreme Low Coilovers | custom adjustable rear suspension links | 19" Hyperblack CSL's | M3 style front | trim wrapped in brushed steel vinyl | Slightly smoked tail lights with clear reverse lights | factory xenons

Appreciate 0


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:25 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST