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Alex Mc
05-09-2002, 09:42 PM
You guys post pics of the parts of your cars that you are proud of, i.e. bodykits, spoilers, wheels (or "rollers" or whatever), shiny strut braces etc. Well, this is the part of my car that I am proud of. Enjoy.

Turner Motorsport E30 "J-stock" track springs
Bilstein Sports
ST swaybars
EBC Greenies ; )

Alex Mc
05-09-2002, 09:43 PM
springs/shocks

Alex Mc
05-09-2002, 09:44 PM
EBC greenies ; )

Slowered318
05-11-2002, 04:34 AM
Thoes are the parts that make our cars so much fun to drive

Slowered318
05-11-2002, 04:36 AM
you need to coat that inner fender with some black epoxy under coating

Slowered318
05-11-2002, 04:37 AM
Do the Zip ties stop the spring from squeeking????

Furious
05-12-2002, 04:10 PM
Originally posted by 318iSwim
Do the Zip ties stop the spring from squeeking????


i also wanted to know about the tie wraps?:huh?: ,, do they work and how offten to you have to change them because they look like the grey ones which arent as stong as black tie wraps...

got torque?
05-12-2002, 05:56 PM
Best looking springs/swaybar ends/brake pads I've seen all day.

(couldn't resist)

G. Torque?

E30 Stu
05-12-2002, 07:48 PM
The reason for the tie wraps is to keep the springs seated when a wheel comes off the ground (i.e. in a corner or when the car is jacked up). Turner J-stock springs are so short that they don't need compressing when you install them, in fact there is a good inch of play when they are not under load. Short and stiff springs.