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      10-11-2011, 02:41 PM   #1
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Active Steering in 06 325 sedan?

I was just told by the dealership that I don't have active steering, and that no 3 series have it. This came up as I was asking about the cost for an alignment. I could have sworn that my car had AS. Can anyone verify the reps statement, or give me an idea on how I can find out for sure (specifically on my car, that is).

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Not 100% sure but I think the 335's came with that option
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All E90s have active steering as an available option. Whoever you took your car to is wrong. If your car has it it's easy to find out. Turn your car on and turn the steering wheel to full lock and count the turns. It should not even complete one turn from ceter to lock.
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Or you can look under you hood for the AS canister....
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All E90s have active steering as an available option. Whoever you took your car to is wrong. If your car has it it's easy to find out. Turn your car on and turn the steering wheel to full lock and count the turns. It should not even complete one turn from ceter to lock.
that sounds cool!!!!!!
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Or you can look under you hood for the AS canister....
This. The AS reservoir has a black top, not the green star looking thing.

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Hope this will help you out. The listed pictures show the vehicle equipped with and with out Active Steering. Black cap is WITH Active Steering, GREEN cap is WITH OUT Active Steering.

[IMG]http://www.**********s.com/images/Products/aFe/Active.jpg[/IMG]
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