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      05-02-2014, 07:28 PM   #23
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Thank you, now I'm confused, because some shops tells me 4 hours for the lowering springs and some shops tells me 8 hours? I'm guessing it would be somewhere between 4 and 8 hours?

It was about the same time as the install for a set of lowering springs
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      05-02-2014, 11:02 PM   #24
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What's the cost on these installed? Spring rates?
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      05-04-2014, 11:22 PM   #25
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The ride characteristics are similar to stock -- I think a little bit better. It's hard for me to tell because I only had my car for 450miles before I had the kit installed.
Can you share more comments on the ride quality (at different EDC modes if possible)? Appreciate it.
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      05-05-2014, 12:23 AM   #26
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The ride characteristics are similar to stock -- I think a little bit better. It's hard for me to tell because I only had my car for 450miles before I had the kit installed.
Can you share more comments on the ride quality (at different EDC modes if possible)? Appreciate it.
Everything feels like stock. #sexyRideheight #bang4thebuck
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      05-05-2014, 09:30 AM   #27
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Looks great! Is this max low?
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      05-05-2014, 02:58 PM   #28
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it's done! Sleeve Kit is installed. On my M6. The car is still at the dealer for minor installation damage removal. Got the possibility to drive the car a few minutes and what I could tell is, that the ride is less bumpy in compare to H&R springs. More impressions and experiences regarding high speed runs will follow!
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      05-05-2014, 03:41 PM   #29
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it's done! Sleeve Kit is installed. On my M6. The car is still at the dealer for minor installation damage removal. Got the possibility to drive the car a few minutes and what I could tell is, that the ride is less bumpy in compare to H&R springs. More impressions and experiences regarding high speed runs will follow!
Nice - looking forward to your review. Thanks!
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      05-06-2014, 04:57 AM   #30
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Does anyone has experiences with the settle after a few hundred miles? My H&Rs settle a little bit after run in.
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      05-06-2014, 09:44 AM   #31
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Can you make it even lower than at this setting?
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      05-07-2014, 02:31 PM   #32
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Review 1:

Could only drive 30 mls, but the ride feels more responsive and and absolutely not bouncy in compare to the H&Rs. I let the dealer lower my M6 exact the same like the H&Rs.

I'm glad to go the way to KW sleeve Kit.
Next try will be high speed runs on autobahn, hope they are as much stable and confortable than in town today.
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      05-21-2014, 11:49 PM   #33
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Any ideas if the sleeve over kit would fit an f10 550i?
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      05-28-2014, 12:08 AM   #34
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Please PM price shipped to Canada for KW HAS kit for 2012 M5.
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      05-28-2014, 11:22 AM   #35
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      06-28-2014, 09:16 PM   #36
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Mine not good enough for pictures? 😇😜
You Guys installed the KW's and the CP sways on my sapphire grey manual m5.
Flawlessly I might add.
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Can you PM me price shipped to 07093?
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      07-28-2014, 11:06 AM   #39
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You Guys installed the KW's and the CP sways on my sapphire grey manual m5.
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      07-28-2014, 05:24 PM   #40
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How much lower is it from H&R on a car with no CP?
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