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Old 03-10-2017, 10:31 AM
Ortiz562 Ortiz562 is offline
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Old 05-03-2017, 01:46 PM
Roland Johnsen Roland Johnsen is offline
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Bilstein shocks

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Morning Fam! I am working on switching out the front OE shocks on this 91,850i, e31 to sport Bilstein B8 performance plus shocks. part # 24-108096 - this car does not come with EDC. ( no wires coming to the strut )

these shocks didn't come with a hardware kit, and it seems they should. anyone do a swap on these before that can tell me how their process was. nut not fitting down.
I replaced front shocks on my 1991 850. Shocks comes with the retaining nut, had to cut the old nut to get the old stuff out, put the new bilstein in, retaining nut from bilstein fit OK. Roland
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