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Old 11-12-2012, 10:10 AM
Jamesonsviggen Jamesonsviggen is offline
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Originally Posted by boltjaM3s View Post
I mentioned an issue, just want to make sure it's valid:

A 335ix without the Sport or Adaptive M Sport suspension is a downer for a spirited enthusiast. The xDrive suspension is the softest of all the F30 suspensions (softer than base Comfort, softer than Sport, softer than sport mode in Adaptive M) and so the combination of the 300 horses and the softest suspension means unexpected bodyroll that will undermine the fun of the more powerful engine and manual transmission, especially for someone used to M3's on 24 miles of twisty roads like the OP.

Right or wrong?

BJ
Agree 100%.

I would throw on aftermarket parts. For many, especially those who lease they will be left with the car as is.
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