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      02-02-2012, 02:41 AM   #1
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Tracking with KW Sleeve Kit

Has anyone track their car with this sleeve kit installed? Feedbacks please.
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anyone got picture of this kw sleeve kit installed on a e92 or e90 m3?


hows the ride on it ?
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      02-03-2012, 03:05 AM   #5
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Has anyone track their car with this sleeve kit installed? Feedbacks please.
Not that I know of, but I feel like it's probably most similar to tracking on H&R, with shorter and stiffer but progressive springs.

For the money though, I'd just get a Ground Control kit. More for your money IF you're tracking, since you get linear springs, camber adjustment in the negative 3's and sway bar end links to eliminate pre-load on your sway bars. I hear Jay at Ground Control is very flexible with spring choice and rates, and is knowledgeable about his recommendations.

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anyone got picture of this kw sleeve kit installed on a e92 or e90 m3?


hows the ride on it ?
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      02-03-2012, 03:38 AM   #6
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i belive SonicMS tracked the E92 M3 with the KW s/o kit
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The ground control kit is a more complete and capable setup for track usage in comparison to the KW sleeve kit. More adjustment and better springs.

It is also cheaper than the KW setup.
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