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shawno371 03-31-2010 06:57 PM

Top Front Strut Mount Bolts?????
 
Hey I was if you can get extended Front top Strut mount bolts the top 3 mounting bolts.

I have installed Pss9's with reinforcement plates underneath.

When the strut comes up the 3 bolts don't have enough thread length now for a top strut tower bar.

Can I get extended Top Strut Mount bolts?

grant 04-19-2010 01:45 PM

Good question. These are part of the upper strut mount assembly thing. I suppose you'd need to find an aftermarket assembly with longer studs.

T.Dot_E30 04-19-2010 04:22 PM

If your strut bar has a plate that sits flush on the strut tower then reinforcement plates may not be needed when using a strut bar, do a search on bf.c i think it's come up several times. The base of the strut-bar itself acts as a reinforcement plate as it distributes the load just like the factory plate was meant to do, but i think for e36s since the tower where it mounts isn't flat, not all sit flush enough.

QcE36 04-29-2010 08:45 PM

I had the same problem, they didnt fit with my Koni setup


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