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Old 06-25-2012, 08:08 AM   #26
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Originally Posted by Bimmer-Bob View Post
How are you setting damping on the Bilsteins? Aren't the B8's just the Sport shocks, with a fixed damping rate? I thought the only adjustable Billies were the PSS series?
They are fixed damping. I went with them because the native compression damping is valved "higher" and more digressively than a Koni Sport is capable of.

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Originally Posted by Rememo View Post
Yeah... I was kind of surprised to see that you went with the Motorcraft strut bearings, since they don't seem to be holding up very well. 'Course replacing them again would be a piece a cake compared to what you just did.
If there were an aftermarket part that fit, or if the mazdaspeed 3 part fit, I would have bought those instead.
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