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      08-14-2013, 09:13 PM   #1
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      08-14-2013, 10:28 PM   #2
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I got mine from Tiago, from FRSF. for a real good price!
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      08-15-2013, 10:19 AM   #3
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I got mine from Tiago, from FRSF. for a real good price!
So did I.

Great price and great service.

Installation is happening this weekend.

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      08-15-2013, 02:58 PM   #4
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I got mine from Tiago, from FRSF. for a real good price!
Is there a website? tried googling FRSF coilovers, nothing came up, im purchasing them on my e90 soon just finding a good price
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You can also just PM him on here. I got mine from him also. Great price, fast shipping.
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question on the kw v1 for xdrive cars... has anyone gotten it and been disappointed in the performance?

how does it compare to the base and msport suspensions that come stock in the 335i?

has anyone done any back to back testing or have extensive experience with all 3?

I am about to pull the trigger on a set of kw v1 but I want to make sure I will really notice a difference

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      08-26-2013, 04:32 PM   #9
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incredible difference from stock xi suspension to V1. Installed mine last weekend. A little rough but no floating feeling and corners much tighter
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      08-26-2013, 06:25 PM   #10
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incredible difference from stock xi suspension to V1. Installed mine last weekend. A little rough but no floating feeling and corners much tighter
+1000 difference is night and day. Stiffer and corners better, I love it.
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You won't be disappointed! Great handling! Tight corners! No floaty feeling - God, I HATED that floaty feeling!
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I'm also on V1's and love them. The ride is perfect and very comfortable yet the car handles so much better than it does stock. No longer feels like driving a boat
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can't go wrong with kw
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that's what I wanted to hear... I am gonna order them up asap as I also hate that floaty feeling

any comparisons b/t msport and the kw v1?

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question on the kw v1 for xdrive cars... has anyone gotten it and been disappointed in the performance?

how does it compare to the base and msport suspensions that come stock in the 335i?

has anyone done any back to back testing or have extensive experience with all 3?

I am about to pull the trigger on a set of kw v1 but I want to make sure I will really notice a difference

thanks
You'll definitely feel the difference. It's a lot tighter and of course stiffer. Feels a lot more planted. It gets rid of a lot of the sway but not all of it, of course. To fix that you'll need m3 sway bars and struts. I hear m3 bushings help a lot too.
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never been disappointed you will definitely notice the difference
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that's what I wanted to hear... I am gonna order them up asap as I also hate that floaty feeling

any comparisons b/t msport and the kw v1?
Mine get installed this Sunday.

I hope to have the same reaction as all of the other folks who have had them installed.

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Mine get installed this Sunday.

I hope to have the same reaction as all of the other folks who have had them installed.

George
how much for a dealer install of the v1?

let us know how they work out for you and what your first impressions are

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      08-27-2013, 05:12 PM   #19
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anyones rear settle faster than the front?
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Mine get installed this Sunday.

I hope to have the same reaction as all of the other folks who have had them installed.

George
did you get them installed? how was the installation?

what are your initial thoughts on the kw v1?
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Ride is definitely very different.

On the positive side:

Way better handling!! I didn't fully appreciate what everybody meant when they said that the XI "floated". Now the car feels planted to the road and is super responsive. I also like the more aggressive look.

On the negative side:

You really feel the road significantly more! It's not necessarily jarring or rough, but it is going to take some getting used to.

Below are the before and after pics. Sorry for their large size and quality, but I didn't have time to edit them.








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Anyone notice a jarringly harsh ride? Are these coilovers adjustable?
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