BMW 1 Series Coupe Forum / 1 Series Convertible Forum (1M / tii / 135i / 128i / Coupe / Cabrio / Hatchback) (BMW E82 E88 128i 130i 135i)
 





 

Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      01-17-2011, 11:40 PM   #1
e82n54
Second Lieutenant
 
e82n54's Avatar
 
Drives: '09 135i 6MT Alpine White
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Houston, TX

Posts: 200
iTrader: (1)

Question Stiffer Steering / Firmer Steering Response

I feel like the steering wheel is too loose while driving. Does anyone know of anything I can do to firm up the steering wheel to get a firmer steering feel (more resistance when turning the wheel)?

Thanks!
e82n54 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      01-18-2011, 12:03 PM   #2
1-2MANY
First Lieutenant
 
1-2MANY's Avatar
 
Drives: EBII 335i M-Sport
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Dallas TX

Posts: 387
iTrader: (3)

m3 control arms maybe?
1-2MANY is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      01-19-2011, 02:55 PM   #3
GaryS
Colonel
 
Drives: 2009 135i 6MT
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Maryland

Posts: 2,089
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2009 135i  [3.25]
Maybe stickier tires, maybe talk to an alignment expert about possibly increasing the toe-in.
GaryS is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      01-19-2011, 04:34 PM   #4
VMRWheels
Lieutenant General
 
VMRWheels's Avatar
 
Drives: BMW
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Anaheim, CA

Posts: 13,397
iTrader: (4)

Garage List
2014 BMW F22  [0.00]
2013 BMW F06  [0.00]
2013 BMW F30  [0.00]
Adjusting tire pressures first can help. If that doesn't pan out to the feel you like, I would look into a custom alignment.

-Charles@VMRWheels
__________________

VMR | Wheels - Mitch A. | p. 714-442-7916 extension 107 | e. Mitch@velocitymotoring.com | f. facebook.com/vmrwheels i. instagram.com/vmrwheels
VMRWheels is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
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 12:44 PM.




1addicts
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