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Old 10-30-2013, 07:59 PM
sle39lvr sle39lvr is offline
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Bump Stop Question

I installed FK Konigpsports Coilovers few weeks ago.

They came with their own bumpstops for front, but not for back. So the rears, I got Z4M bumpstops. Although I haven't found the "sweet spot" with the height/shock settings yet, I can tell the back is smooth when I hit bumps. However the front, the FK bump stop seems to be a little rough.





It's looks like I am sitting on the bump stop completely. When I hit bumps a little aggressively, I feel roughness. Should I look in to changing in to E36M bumpstops for front?

PS: I am only 5mm lower than sports height.
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Old 10-31-2013, 03:41 AM
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Surprised FK don't supply bellows to keep road dirt from the piston seals. All looks a bit exposed to me...
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Old 10-31-2013, 12:05 PM
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True. I really hope I can get some valuable input on this matter ...
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