Originally Posted by nospam
By my recollection/experience the E36>E46>E9x>F30 in terms of steering feel/stiffness. Our 2009 128i reminds me so much of the E36.
If you are revisiting the xDrive, add the servotronic option which will loosen up the hydraulic steering at lower speeds.
I miss the steering feel in my old e36 dearly!