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Old 07-02-2006, 11:09 PM   #1
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Which Bonnys have the F41 suspension? Where does it stack up with other FE2 FE3? Which is best for handling?
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I Have the F41 in my car... i don't know what the difference in ride/handling is, i havn't driven any other bonnevilles except for mine. I have never had any problems with mine except for the normal stuff... i did replace the front struts about 2 weeks ago though. I think the ride is great too...
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I had it in my 89SE, and it was great...got 10x better when a strut bar was added.
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I've got the PA version of the F41 and it does pretty well, but the FE2 in my old '95 SSEi was a lot more tossable.
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Which Bonnys have the F41 suspension? Where does it stack up with other FE2 FE3? Which is best for handling?
Glad you posted this here....

Ok... On the 87-91 and 93-93 Bonnevilles the F41 was used for the cars that had no load level... An 88-91 SSE should have FE2 with Y98( Electronic Load Level )... Just about the same goes for the 92-93 Bonnevilles...

F41 was the Firm Ride and Handling

FE3 was the Sport Suspension( and most of the H bodies should have Load Level when equipped with the FE3 )

FE2 is the Ride and Handling suspension, it includes Load Level...

So the 87-93 Bonnevilles without Load level could have been had with the F41 suspension... I have driven a few of these cars and liked them...

So Fantastic do you have the Load Level on your LSS? I am interested in you F41 suspension... as the Buick with F41.... I am intrigued to the max

Any way I could get a good pic of the RPO list from both of you?

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I'd rather have F41, but FE2 handles ok
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Hmmmm... I see no Y98, But I do see Y56... Wonder what that is...

Could that be Merchandised Package, Grand Touring?

Anyone know?

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I have F41.

I think it is one of the reasons that I love my Bonnie so much.

Very firm in the corners,
Theres a "*" curve about a mile and a half from my house...

In either one of my vans or my Malibu Wagon I have to take it at the marked limit of 45 MPH, but in the Bonnie I can take it at 65 with out any noise from the tires or body lean.

I used to have a '80 Dodge Diplomat Ex Highway Patrol car and I think my Bonnie handles as well or better than it did.

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So Fantastic do you have the Load Level on your LSS?
Yup, works real well too.
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