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      05-26-2011, 09:48 AM   #89
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      05-27-2011, 03:05 PM   #90
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Sweet, very sexy, congrats! I love the 22OM's! You could do absolutely nothing to it and have a perfect ride...I know how it is though.
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      05-27-2011, 03:10 PM   #91
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thanks, im going to be lowering the car after my first track event in the e92 but it is so hard not to mod lol
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      05-29-2011, 09:15 AM   #92
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Congrats. I made the switch too, but won't be modding the m3 like I did the 335
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      05-29-2011, 09:38 AM   #93
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Congrats. I made the switch too, but won't be modding the m3 like I did the 335
Lol you say that now, I did and already bought more crap for it lol
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      05-29-2011, 09:43 AM   #94
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Lol you say that now, I did and already bought more crap for it lol
stop trying to tempt me... you motherf*ckas need jesus in your lives

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      05-29-2011, 09:50 AM   #95
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Lol wanna buy my x pipe lol
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Here is some updates on my car. I recently participated in a Track day down at Autobahn Country Club. So I went ahead and purchased the following:
Hawk DTC-70 front and rear pads
Motul 660 Fluid
Also Purchased H&R Sport Plus Springs which I will be putting on next week.

So question, I need to get my wheels refinished, stay stock finish or go gloss black?

Here are some pics from my install day at VS Motorsports
My car is flying haha

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skip the h&r springs, they suck. save up $ for a better solution

go gloss black on the wheels-
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skip the h&r springs, they suck. save up $ for a better solution

go gloss black on the wheels-
already in the works for a full track custom coilover setup. and I am considering going gloss black
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^ agreed. I hated my H&R springs compared to Eibachs at least. Rather stay oem than do H&R again.

I say refinish wheel in stock color but then again im not a fan of black wheels in general.
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^ agreed. I hated my H&R springs compared to Eibachs at least. Rather stay oem than do H&R again.

I say refinish wheel in stock color but then again im not a fan of black wheels in general.
jesal really? were they that bad? I read a few reviews and didnt hear about any issues
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No issues but they felt as if the handling went to piss poor after going with them.

Very bouncy as well. They really popular though so they cant be that bad i suppose. I just commenting on what i went through.
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No issues but they felt as if the handling went to piss poor after going with them.

Very bouncy as well. They really popular though so they cant be that bad i suppose. I just commenting on what i went through.
dam now im worried haha
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I could just be getting old.
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I could just be getting old.
yeah you are. what are you on right now?
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Eibach springs with e36 bumpstops.

Just drove 1500 miles with them to Canada and back. They were wonderful.
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Eibach springs with e36 bumpstops.

Just drove 1500 miles with them to Canada and back. They were wonderful.
i think im going to do the e36 bump stop modification as well, also do you know a place to get stuff powdercoated? recommendations?
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seriously do not do the h&r. it is a waste of time and money. stock will perform better on track until you are ready to move towards a more dedicated setup.

shit, itll perform better on the street as well
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wow didnt now they were that bad
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I'm currently using Eibach on E36 bumpstops and I agree with everyone when they say that it's a nice solution. Wish it went a tad bit lower though.

They'll be on sale soon, since I'm getting my KW CS's put on.

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      06-08-2011, 03:17 PM   #110
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I had Eibachs in my M3. IMO it was no performance upgrade.
I replaced them with a Bilstein PSS10 2 weeks ago. Keep in mind, that the right setup of the coilover is very important. Replacing shocks and springs isn't the whole story.
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