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Old 05-18-2013, 01:45 PM
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i have a a 2006 330i i was wondering my mechanic told me i may need fwd struts and rear shocks i have a sport suspension i was wondering if anybody knew the how much it would cost or if i could use after market struts or watever...not sure what i should do
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Old 05-18-2013, 08:08 PM
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Koni Yellow shocks are about $150 per pair for the rear. Install for the rear shocks is $250.
Is your rear shocks leaking fluid? If you don't feel the ride is too bouncy or don't have abnormal wear then don't bother replacing them...
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i have a a 2006 330i i was wondering my mechanic told me i may need fwd struts and rear shocks i have a sport suspension i was wondering if anybody knew the how much it would cost or if i could use after market struts or watever...not sure what i should do

What struts did your mech recommend?

Figure $1100

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Old 05-19-2013, 09:05 AM
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i guess from bmw he said 900 for the front only and about 500 for the rear im gonna try a regular place not bmw get a second opinion
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Old 05-19-2013, 09:17 AM
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i guess from bmw he said 900 for the front only and about 500 for the rear im gonna try a regular place not bmw get a second opinion

Can you DIY?
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