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Eibach rear sway bar

Postby NGRY BRD » Fri Apr 12, 2013 9:17 pm

Looking to see if anyone has any experience or knows anyone that has instal the Eibach RSB to get there thoughts. Picked one up cheap a few months ago and now thinking I might want a 22MM bar instead. Any thoughts would be great.
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Re: Eibach rear sway bar

Postby BillTheCat » Sat Apr 13, 2013 8:18 am

I haven't installed the Eibach RSB, but I have installed 2 RSB's on R53's. Definitely want to use a lift, or at the very least, jack stands to elevate the sucker. It's much easier to wrangle the bar into position when the car is elevated. Other than that, some sturdy tools, a set of instructions doesn't hurt (although as you remove the stocker, it's pretty clear what needs to happen), and make sure you have proper lube for the bushings. If the one you got cheap was used, you may need to go grab that.

It's not very difficult, overall, if you have average suburban male competence with hand tools.
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Re: Eibach rear sway bar

Postby Porthos » Sun Apr 14, 2013 6:33 pm

I did it on my R56. Here is my write up,
http://www.northamericanmotoring.com/fo ... eware.html
Different bar but same process.
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Re: Eibach rear sway bar

Postby NGRY BRD » Thu Apr 18, 2013 8:05 pm

thanks for all the info. hope to get it install this weekend
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Re: Eibach rear sway bar

Postby BigSteveRealtor » Wed Apr 24, 2013 6:44 pm

If you are more of a visual person like me you may want to check out the video that Madness Motorworks did for installing their 22mm bar. The install is the same no matter what size.
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Re: Eibach rear sway bar

Postby NGRY BRD » Mon Oct 07, 2013 8:15 pm

finally got the rsb installed. love the increased turn-in. now just need to get end links and control arms
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