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      08-21-2013, 08:36 PM   #1
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drop needed? e92

Hey guys here is my beautiful 335i has it been dropped? I got it used. You guys think it needs a drop?
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      08-21-2013, 09:22 PM   #2
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Your rear looks lower than usual. Might be the pic. Front looks stock
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      08-21-2013, 09:36 PM   #3
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      08-21-2013, 09:39 PM   #4
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Mashimarho answer my pm .
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      08-21-2013, 09:40 PM   #5
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the rear has been dropped nicely but the fronts definitely need to go lower IMO, nonetheless your car looks great and i love the color!
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      08-21-2013, 09:42 PM   #6
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clean ride! do the drop!
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That is a cool color. Drop her...
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      08-21-2013, 10:13 PM   #8
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Noob here lol, how much to drop the front?
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Also I have a lot of potholes here, will lowering it effect the severity of hitting one? Thanks guys
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      08-21-2013, 11:11 PM   #10
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go with H&R sport..
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ran across this earlier. good luck! car looks nice..

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=879766
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That's stock sport springs for you, mines looked like that when I bought my car.. rear looked lower and the front was just like that, I bought coilovers and i've been happy since

With those rims I say a 1" drop with be good in the front or 1.2"
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+1 for a drop. spacers would help, too.
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+1 on the drop!
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That's stock sport springs for you, mines looked like that when I bought my car.. rear looked lower and the front was just like that, I bought coilovers and i've been happy since

With those rims I say a 1" drop with be good in the front or 1.2"
x2, looks stock to me
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If you drop it and add spacers, it'll do!
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Also I have a lot of potholes here, will lowering it effect the severity of hitting one? Thanks guys
Yeah it will. Lowering a car will lessen spring travel which can result in a shit storm if you hit a bad enough pothole. You can check out an earlier thread of mine where I hit a pothole an it totally wrecked the front right suspension of my car. But I'm not trying to scare you, you have to be pretty unlucky for this to happen to you. Just remember low=slow. And also keep an eye out for potholes. Anyways, definitely lower your car. Every car needs a drop IMO.
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