M2 - stance sorted c/o MP coilovers

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M2 - stance sorted c/o MP coilovers

Post by Blind Pugh » Fri Feb 23, 2018 9:58 am

Big hand to Paul Martins and his team at Cooper Banstead. Paul is soon moving to a new role at Vines Redhill - top guy to deal with.
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Needs 500-1000miles to settle the new parts in fully but initial impressions are good and I'm a happy chap.

Yao was there with his stock Black M2 below by way of comparison...
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Yao picked up his car from Cooper Banstead yesterday, after having same kit installed, so look out for his feedback and photos...

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Post by Naf » Fri Feb 23, 2018 11:54 am

You can really see the difference in the last picture.

Another mod to add to my growing list :)

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Post by sootyvrs » Fri Feb 23, 2018 12:00 pm

Looking good BP... Look forward to hearing what you think about them after having some time playing with it..

Is the rebound adjuster accessible without removing the rear damper with the MP coilover set?
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Post by Blind Pugh » Fri Feb 23, 2018 1:00 pm

sootyvrs wrote:
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Is the rebound adjuster accessible without removing the rear damper with the MP coilover set?
Yes

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Worse case - wheel off to see/adjust the thumbwheel situated just above yellow bumpstop in the photo above;

Best case - if you are a jedi knight with small hands - its a reach around behind the tyre and use The Force to tweak rebound 8)
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Post by Blind Pugh » Sat Feb 24, 2018 3:11 pm

Added these to complete the MP exterior makeover
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Post by sawda » Sat Feb 24, 2018 5:37 pm

Congrats guys, hope you like your upgrade

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Post by Blind Pugh » Sat Feb 24, 2018 6:50 pm

sawda wrote:
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Congrats guys, hope you like your upgradeImage
Sawda - cheers so far so good although might have to put winters back on if cold snap “The Beast from the East” dumps next week ! BP
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Post by sawda » Sun Feb 25, 2018 8:12 am

Got my first track this year next week so very excited to see the difference the coilovers bring

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Post by OrtonM135i » Fri Mar 02, 2018 4:07 pm

Looks great BP, ideal ride height looks wise. Bet you can’t wait for some decent weather to really test out the new setup!

The MPS4S have helped the grip and pliancy of the chassis on my standard M2 and the springs seem to have bedded in really well now at 6,000 miles in so I’m happy for now... but Il be looking at MPerformance coilovers by June/July time I think


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Post by sootyvrs » Fri Mar 02, 2018 4:26 pm

OrtonM135i wrote:
Fri Mar 02, 2018 4:07 pm
but Il be looking at MPerformance coilovers by June/July time I think Image
OrtonM135i wrote:
Fri Feb 09, 2018 6:48 pm
What can I say other than I just love this car, no mods or upgrades as I honestly haven’t had any need or want to do anything to it.
That didn't last long :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Post by R99 » Fri Mar 02, 2018 9:49 pm

BP - looks class!

Wish BMW offered a similar MPerf option for the F3x chassis!
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M2 - stance sorted c/o MP coilovers

Post by Hoss » Sat Mar 03, 2018 1:29 am

Nice set-up BP. Also very clean underside.

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Post by OrtonM135i » Sat Mar 03, 2018 11:50 am

sootyvrs wrote:
OrtonM135i wrote:
Fri Mar 02, 2018 4:07 pm
but Il be looking at MPerformance coilovers by June/July time I think Image
OrtonM135i wrote:
Fri Feb 09, 2018 6:48 pm
What can I say other than I just love this car, no mods or upgrades as I honestly haven’t had any need or want to do anything to it.
That didn't last long :lol: :lol: :lol:
Haha yeah... that’s why I say June Sooty... I know what I’m like and I’ve not done 9 months without modifying a car in the last 3 years Image


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