Bilstein Sport (SP) Shocks
Are you on a budget and
looking to improve your car's handling performance but
don't want to compromise ride quality? The
Bilstein Sport Shock set for BMW E46 3 series might
just be the perfect solution.
Factory shocks are made with shock bodies cut from a
piece of steel tubing, stamped internal parts, and have
contrast, Bilstein's shock bodies are precision built
through a unique, seamless
extrusion process. This gives the shocks superior
strength along with high quality finishes. The completed
shock bodies are then moved into the next stage of
building where the shafts are polished and chrome
plated, and fitted with machined valving components and
the highest quality seals. Due to their extreme
attention to detail, Bilstein provides you with the
closest product to a hand built shock available today
all for an affordable price.
work best with an aftermarket spring combination,
although it would work fine with OEM factory shocks.
Bilstein manufactures all of their suspension products
to the highest standards.
Bilstein continues to be the
leader in monotube gas pressure shock absorber
technology. No other shock manufacturer has been able to
equal the performance and enhanced ride characteristics
The tube of a Bilstein Gas
Pressure Shock Absorber is fabricated using a special
extrusion method. This process achieves an extremely
tight peak-to-valley tolerance and maintains consistent
wall thickness. Bilstein's seamless monotube design
provides superior tube strength while maximizing heat
dissipation and shock life.