318ti.org forum

Go Back   318ti.org forum > Technical, Maintenance and Modifications > Suspension

Notices

Suspension Springs, sway bars, shocks.

.
» Recent Threads
Rebuild M44 or S52 swap?
12-13-2019 07:21 AM
Last post by ZEK
12-13-2019 10:32 PM
1 Replies, 341 Views
FS: 1998 BMW 318ti...
11-25-2019 12:57 AM
Last post by doucy2
12-13-2019 07:29 PM
5 Replies, 853 Views
Ultimate Supercharger...
06-23-2019 09:06 AM
Last post by Blindsparky
12-11-2019 04:38 AM
101 Replies, 63,733 Views
bc racing or KWs?
12-05-2019 02:48 AM
Last post by Z3nki
12-09-2019 05:41 AM
3 Replies, 622 Views
heater bowden cable fix...
02-25-2012 02:50 AM
Last post by Hotredti
12-09-2019 01:00 AM
16 Replies, 15,432 Views
FS: 17" Style 40 / FULLY...
12-05-2019 09:34 PM
Last post by Meller1
12-05-2019 09:34 PM
0 Replies, 349 Views
FS: Brake UPGRADE Thread...
12-05-2019 09:33 PM
Last post by Meller1
12-05-2019 09:33 PM
0 Replies, 213 Views
FS: E36 M3 OEM Mirrors
11-13-2019 05:39 PM
Last post by Meller1
12-05-2019 09:26 PM
1 Replies, 726 Views
DASC Inforation or parts
12-05-2019 01:15 PM
Last post by pvansickler
12-05-2019 07:38 PM
2 Replies, 288 Views
Reply Share/Bookmark
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-03-2019, 03:09 PM   #46
joe1602
Senior Member
 
joe1602's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Horseheads, NY
Posts: 235
Vehicles
iTrader: (0)
Default

Just got word from the head instructor last night that the car is OK!
joe1602 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-20-2019, 10:48 PM   #47
MisterM52
Member
 
MisterM52's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2017
Location: Stuttgart, Germany
Posts: 98
iTrader: (0)
Default

Anyone here though about reinforcing the rear suspension bolt carrier itself from the trunk?
MisterM52 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-03-2019, 01:25 PM   #48
limitedslipp
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2019
Location: UK
Posts: 6
iTrader: (0)
Default

do these cars have issues with the mounting points failing like the regular e36 and e46?
limitedslipp is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-03-2019, 02:27 PM   #49
BMW_Hatchback
Moderator
 
BMW_Hatchback's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Maryland
Posts: 3,211
iTrader: (1)
Default

Depends but they can.

Sent from my SM-G965U using Tapatalk
BMW_Hatchback is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-03-2019, 02:38 PM   #50
MisterM52
Member
 
MisterM52's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2017
Location: Stuttgart, Germany
Posts: 98
iTrader: (0)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by limitedslipp View Post
do these cars have issues with the mounting points failing like the regular e36 and e46?
Nope, they use a totally different older rear end, which dont have the crappy issues as the E36 and E46. you are safe, unless you are pushing 700whp, then all bets are off.
MisterM52 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-03-2019, 02:44 PM   #51
limitedslipp
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2019
Location: UK
Posts: 6
iTrader: (0)
Default

im starting to see failure around the the front ref tmounting bolt? like paint flaking off and corrosion, which is first sign of failure?
limitedslipp is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
rear shock tower brace , suspension


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

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

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Misc parts Rare NLA Hartge Aluminum Strut Brace ZiMMie Parting out & Parts (US) 6 02-10-2014 05:04 AM
Front And Rear Mason Strut Brace/Bars EuroStopUSA Suspension 32 02-25-2013 11:51 PM
Rear shock tower brace for a ti? Fender Suspension 17 04-19-2005 07:57 PM
If I were to offer a strut brace? pdxmotorhead Suspension 6 04-08-2005 04:21 AM
Sparco e36 front strut brace 96 3 1 8 ti Suspension 5 04-04-2005 09:58 PM


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 08:19 AM.


.
Powered by site supporters
vBulletin Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ©1999 - 2019, 318ti.org
© vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2
[page compression: 87.90 k/102.76 k (14.46%)]

318ti.org does not warrant or assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information or products discussed.