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      10-13-2013, 03:29 PM   #1
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People, I need some help.

I drive 325i m sport e91 and i wanted to drop it on eibachs.

The manufacturer is talking about certain drop (let's say 40mm) but they dont say if it's for SE models or Msport.

My question is, whats the standard SE suspension height in comparison to msport? Is msport sitting lower and if so, by how much versus SE?
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The drop stated on the eibachs will be relating to standard SE suspension. My car has sport suspension and my wife's has SE, and I've put eibachs on both.
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The drop stated on the eibachs will be relating to standard SE suspension. My car has sport suspension and my wife's has SE, and I've put eibachs on both.

how big of a drop did you get on msport then? Still relatively comfy?
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Rear drop is very little, possibly 5mm or so.

Front is about 15-20mm

I've never found the Eibach kits to lower the back of any car as much as they state.

Comfort is fine - always is. The Eibach kits are very good in that respect, IMO. Feel no harsher than standard, but sharpens up the steering and is firmer through corners.

Best thing for comfort was binning the run-flats for me.....but that's another story.
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Rear drop is very little, possibly 5mm or so.

Front is about 15-20mm

I've never found the Eibach kits to lower the back of any car as much as they state.

Comfort is fine - always is. The Eibach kits are very good in that respect, IMO. Feel no harsher than standard, but sharpens up the steering and is firmer through corners.

Best thing for comfort was binning the run-flats for me.....but that's another story.

oh God yes, I've binned rft's long ago. I think I may drop it, I'm glad the rear isn't going down too much because I have style 95's on and with a 35 profile they are already very close.

cheers matey!
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