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Re: Upgrading E34 Suspension (archive)

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Posted by dennis jeong on April 08, 1999 at 17:22:04:

In Reply to: Upgrading E34 Suspension posted by steve noe on April 08, 1999 at 12:58:38:

I also have an e34 (540) and a Volvo 740 turbo. The Volvo steering feels much more connected and tighter than the e34. However, the bimmer runs circles around 740 otherwise. Both of the cars have upgraded suspensions and tires.

The 740 feels fine up to 5/10ths, then it kind of trips all over its live axle rear suspension. The e34 does not feel good until it's driven hard.

Two different tools, two different purposes.

YMMV

Dennis Jeong
95 BMW 540 (if it only had the Volvos steering)
87 Volvo 740 (if it only had the bimmer everything else)


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