In the Golf VII (5G1 *), Skoda Octavia III (5E *), SEAT Leon III (5F *) and other MQB models from the VW Group with identical axle construction, there are sometimes noises from the chassis. This is often reported to BILSTEIN Technical Support from everyday workshop life ...Continue reading "
The improved directional stability and optimum driving behavior, which the BILSTEIN B6 delivers as an improved series replacement, pay off in poor road conditions and winding routes as well as with heavily loaded vehicles or when pulling a trailer. The precise handling that ...Continue reading "
Chassis manufacturer BILSTEIN has been represented on Schaeffler's renowned REPXPERT workshop portal since June 2021. And not only in Germany, but also in the United Kingdom and Poland. "By bundling Schaeffler's expertise in the area of axle parts and shock absorber ...Continue reading "
A frequent question relates to the purpose of the so-called groove adjustment, which can be found on some series shock absorbers as well as the BILSTEIN models B4 / B6 / B8. This specifically concerns the grooves for the snap ring of the spring plate. One thing in advance: With a free ...Continue reading "
BILSTEIN is currently working on a very special project: building the perfect track tool! “The” Japanese sports car par excellence, the Toyota Supra, serves as the basis. Small and light, with a 340 hp in-line six-cylinder and rear-wheel drive, it is the ideal basis for tuning. To …Continue reading "
Anna and Martin can't do much with package holidays. The two need their freedom and never stay in one place for long. Your loyal companion is "Schlumpf", a 35-year-old VW T3 camper from Westfalia, who among other things ...Continue reading "
Air suspension modules from the aftermarket are an interesting option for repairs that are fair value. BILSTEIN should know: Because the company developed the technology to series production level together with Mercedes-Benz in 1997 - in the S-Class W220. Since then, air suspension systems have ...Continue reading "
Unlike the second-generation Z4, the current G29 doesn't have much Bavarian cosiness. It is a curvy roadster that also has a 30% stiffer body. That makes you want more and why should ...Continue reading "
A sportier driving behavior is desired by many drivers. However, only a small proportion asks the workshop for appropriate options. Because many still automatically associate it with a lowering. And that is not always desired - be it because of the subjective ...Continue reading "
BILSTEIN is consistently expanding its service for automobile manufacturers, racing teams and tuning companies. In Meuspath, directly at the Nürburgring, the shock absorber and chassis specialist opens a new BILSTEIN location with a brand new vertical dynamics test bench. This should not only benefit the development of its own premium products. Especially …Continue reading "
Experience even more "M-Motions" in curves! With the G80 and G82, BMW M3 and M4 started the next generation of models in 2021: But the predecessors F80 (sedan), F82 (coupé) and F83 (convertible) are far from being old in terms of driving dynamics. ...Continue reading "
Workshops that work with BILSTEIN products can look forward to more than just detailed installation instructions and training courses from the in-house academy. If things don't go on, Technical Support is happy to help. The service is mainly provided by car dealerships from Germany, Austria and the ...Continue reading "
According to the KÜS Trend-Tacho 2020, 89% of drivers rely on the workshop's recommendation when choosing wear parts. You rightly trust the competence of the professionals. For that, in turn, three aspects should be decisive: 1. Product quality, 2. Price-performance ratio ...Continue reading "
Soon it's time again. From May 5th to 8th, 2016 Tuningworld-Bodensee will open its doors and thousands upon thousands will look at or present the latest tuning projects. The chassis manufacturer Bilstein will also be there, ...Continue reading "