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Old 10-12-2011, 07:39 PM
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Z4 and speed bumps???

hi there, i plan on getting a z4 as a summer car but i'm worried that it will scrape on these speed bumps. i've always driven the x5 so i never had to worry about speed bumps/pot holes and etc

should i be worried? thanks.
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Old 10-12-2011, 07:57 PM
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No idea on that specific car, but our '02 VetteVert, very low with air dam and lower intake spoiler only a few inches off the ground, gets over most.

The key is to slow way down, angle in toward the bump, one front wheel at a time, and ease up and over. It works most of the time. YMMV...

Better yet, take one for a test drive, preferably with the idiot sales guy in the shotgun seat, and hammer a few speed bumps...jk. Try maneuvering over some...
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Old 10-13-2011, 03:01 AM
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1) drive slow
2) go at an angle..

never scraped my Z4 35is and it's lowered on KW v3.
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