BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > E90/E92 M3 Technical Topics > Suspension | Brakes | Chassis
 
Strasse Wheels
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      12-01-2012, 01:20 PM   #1
BIU
Lieutenant
10
Rep
582
Posts

 
Drives: 2008 A22 E90 M3 DCT
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Hong Kong

iTrader: (0)

Sachs Performance Coilovers

Ive noticed Sachs have came out with their very own coilovers for the M..

Product no.: 841500.118460



Comments?
Appreciate 0
      12-02-2012, 12:12 AM   #2
BIU
Lieutenant
10
Rep
582
Posts

 
Drives: 2008 A22 E90 M3 DCT
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Hong Kong

iTrader: (0)

I believe they are predominantly being sold only in Europe and Asia hence the lack of mentioning on these forums


*Not picture of actual E9x application

From what I know they are 20 clicks single adjustable dampers

Now we all know what Sach brings to the table in OEM and F1 applications... Just wondering if anyone has had any experiences with their coilover systems.. The VW golf crowd has had pretty good reviews thus far

Last edited by BIU; 12-03-2012 at 08:53 AM.
Appreciate 0
      12-02-2012, 12:11 PM   #3
STALKER
Brigadier General
50
Rep
3,664
Posts

 
Drives: 2008 E90 M3, 991 C4S, 997 GT3
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Toronto, ON

iTrader: (5)

I think ACS was selling this last I checked.
__________________

2008 AW/FR E90 M3-SOLD
2013 991 C4S-SOLD
2010 GT3
Appreciate 0
      12-02-2012, 06:12 PM   #4
BIU
Lieutenant
10
Rep
582
Posts

 
Drives: 2008 A22 E90 M3 DCT
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Hong Kong

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by STALKER
I think ACS was selling this last I checked.
You are correct the ACS coilovers ($$!) were manufactured by Sachs... But since then Sachs has came out with their own system (PN as posted above)

Last edited by BIU; 12-02-2012 at 08:48 PM.
Appreciate 0
      12-02-2012, 06:46 PM   #5
M3SQRD
Colonel
M3SQRD's Avatar
United_States
24
Rep
2,480
Posts

 
Drives: E92 M3s,R56 CooperS,F22 228iX
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: EC

iTrader: (2)

I believe Performance Shock Inc (PSI) carries the Sachs "street" kit.
Appreciate 0
      12-02-2012, 08:48 PM   #6
BIU
Lieutenant
10
Rep
582
Posts

 
Drives: 2008 A22 E90 M3 DCT
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Hong Kong

iTrader: (0)

I'll be paying a visit to the local Sachs dealer to find out more info regarding this setup

After a month of pursuing the TCKR S/A setup I am just about to give up and look for other options..

I would be more willing to spend a premium on a better setup than to spend it towards the hefty shipping


This Sachs system and the soon-to-be Ohlins R&T are intriquing options....

Last edited by BIU; 12-02-2012 at 09:05 PM.
Appreciate 0
      12-02-2012, 08:59 PM   #7
kaiv
Major
United_States
24
Rep
1,237
Posts

 
Drives: E92 M3
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: San Diego, CA

iTrader: (15)

In for more info!
Appreciate 0
      12-02-2012, 09:32 PM   #8
BIU
Lieutenant
10
Rep
582
Posts

 
Drives: 2008 A22 E90 M3 DCT
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Hong Kong

iTrader: (0)

I've found pictures of Sachs "RS1" setup from the good guys over at Studie Japan





Judging from the non-matching part number and its price tag (~USD4XXX) I believe the RS1s are their top of the line "RACE" version?
Appreciate 0
      12-02-2012, 09:33 PM   #9
BIU
Lieutenant
10
Rep
582
Posts

 
Drives: 2008 A22 E90 M3 DCT
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Hong Kong

iTrader: (0)

Further research from their offical website has provided the following info.:

part info
brand: SACHS (ZRE)
841500 118460
Suspension Kit, coil springs / shock absorbers Performance

criteria
height adjustable kit
Adjustable Shock Strength, Height Adjustable, Single Tube Upside Down
Chass. lowered from: 10 mm
Lowered to: 35 mm
Axle Load FA to: 1060 kg
Axle Load RA to: 1270 kg
for vehicles without ride height control
Performance Height Adjustable Kit Up-side-down system with forceadjustment for rebound and compression

replacement for/substituted by
841500 118460

Last edited by BIU; 12-03-2012 at 03:14 AM.
Appreciate 0
      12-02-2012, 09:37 PM   #10
BIU
Lieutenant
10
Rep
582
Posts

 
Drives: 2008 A22 E90 M3 DCT
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Hong Kong

iTrader: (0)

Heres a company that sells them online for an idea of its price range.

http://store.worksmotorsports.com/SA...sac.118460.htm

Dont quote me on this but I am quite confident they can be had for significantly less here in Asia as with my experience regarding the Bilstein PSS10s...
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:07 AM.




m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST