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Old 10-02-2012, 07:43 PM
RED99HT RED99HT is offline
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Originally Posted by hooch999 View Post
Highly doubt they are fine, my car has been driven in south-east since imported from Germany, yet shocks are definitely out - they rarely survive past 70K miles especially on V8 cars.
Most likely you just got used to them since they loose dumping ability gradually.
To really test shocks you need special equipment which even dealers rarely have in this country.
I rode around in a 2012 528 as loaner for a day when the dealer changed out the plugs two weeks ago. When i first started driving in the 528 I immediately thought that my car rode and felt just as good. When I got my car back I concluded that my car my car felt just as comfortable and handled much better. This is why I know my shocks are fine.
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