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Re: Rear shock mount question?? (archive)

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Posted by Gordon L on February 19, 2002 at 17:31:24:

In Reply to: Rear shock mount question?? posted by John on February 19, 2002 at 14:58:08:

I used E46 cabrio mounts which I understand the M3s also use. They were about $32/pr from Made my own upper reinforcement plates from my old busted up E30 mounts by cutting the top off and enlarging the shock mount hole. Used RTV instead of a gasket by applying it directly to the mount and wiping on a thin layer of grease as a release agent to the body mounting point. Seals perfectly and next time you replace the mount the RTV separates from the body and remains stuck to the old mount.

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