[s-cars] RE: Installing Bilstein Struts.

Peter Schulz peschulz at cisco.com
Thu Jun 13 11:12:55 EDT 2002

NOT recommended for Bilsteins

Ok for "normal" shock designs ( Koni, KYB, Boge)


At 09:50 PM 6/12/2002 -0700, you wrote:
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>My suspension guy also recomended putting about 4 Tbsp of pentosin
>hydrolic oil in before you put the strut cartridge it.  This give a good
>heat transfer from the strut to the outside tube.  Otherwise, when the
>strut get's hot, it just bakes itself in the air.  Also, the more
>consistant you can keep the temp of the oil inside the strut, the more
>consistant the ride on the track :-)  Just a little tip I found from an
>x-pro racer who now does setups for a few Porsche teams out here.

Peter Schulz
1990 CQ
1991 200 20v TQW indigo mica
1991 200 20v TQW titanium grey
Chelmsford, MA USA
peschulz at cisco.com

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