BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > M3 (E90 / E92 / E93) > Regional Forums > USA - Southwest
 
European Auto Source
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      07-07-2017, 02:20 PM   #1
Fearce
Private First Class
United_States
25
Rep
108
Posts

Drives: 2009 e90 VT2-625
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Austin, TX

iTrader: (3)

Austin area shop for rod bearing install?

Hello,

Does anyone have any recommendations for a shop to do a rod bearing service? Info on labor cost would be great as well.

Thanks,

Vinson
Appreciate 0
      07-07-2017, 02:28 PM   #2
BrewRifle
Lieutenant Colonel
BrewRifle's Avatar
United_States
338
Rep
1,630
Posts

Drives: 2011 MCB E92 M3
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: Austin, Texas

iTrader: (4)

Garage List
2011 BMW M3  [3.78]
2013 BMW X3 35i  [0.00]
2009 BMW 135i  [4.00]
Hit up Soul Speed. Colin is awesome. If you're willing to drive to San Antonio also look up MTechnik, they did my bearings 2 years back and did a great job.
__________________
2011 Monte Carlo Blue E92 ///M3 - ESS VT2-625
Appreciate 0
      07-07-2017, 02:56 PM   #3
Fearce
Private First Class
United_States
25
Rep
108
Posts

Drives: 2009 e90 VT2-625
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Austin, TX

iTrader: (3)

I just talked to Mtechnik and will likely drop my car off tomorrow. Thanks!
Appreciate 0
      07-08-2017, 03:12 PM   #4
Patrón
PAZUZU
Patrón's Avatar
United_States
456
Rep
1,899
Posts

Drives: '15 M4
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: San Antonio, TX

iTrader: (1)

Garage List
2015 BMW M4  [0.00]
2009 BMW M3  [5.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by Fearce View Post
I just talked to Mtechnik and will likely drop my car off tomorrow. Thanks!
good choice in my opinion. i don't think anybody in central texas has changed more rod bearings or built more S motors than Will. he bleeds the M colors.
__________________

E92M ESS-625++ sold
2015 M4 Black Saphire/Silverstone
@jagemoets @texasMclub
Appreciate 0
      12-04-2017, 01:56 AM   #5
gdkalyanapu
Second Lieutenant
gdkalyanapu's Avatar
United_States
17
Rep
226
Posts

Drives: 2011 e93 m3
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Atlanta, GA

iTrader: (8)

I'm reaching 50K soon and would like to get this done in Austin. Any local shop recommendations??
Appreciate 0
      12-04-2017, 01:29 PM   #6
Patrón
PAZUZU
Patrón's Avatar
United_States
456
Rep
1,899
Posts

Drives: '15 M4
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: San Antonio, TX

iTrader: (1)

Garage List
2015 BMW M4  [0.00]
2009 BMW M3  [5.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by gdkalyanapu View Post
I'm reaching 50K soon and would like to get this done in Austin. Any local shop recommendations??
I'd contact Brian and Dr. Beemer, there's two locations and a great company.
__________________

E92M ESS-625++ sold
2015 M4 Black Saphire/Silverstone
@jagemoets @texasMclub
Appreciate 0
      12-06-2017, 12:12 AM   #7
gdkalyanapu
Second Lieutenant
gdkalyanapu's Avatar
United_States
17
Rep
226
Posts

Drives: 2011 e93 m3
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Atlanta, GA

iTrader: (8)

Thanks @Patrón. I reached out to their South side shop today,
Appreciate 0
      12-06-2017, 11:10 AM   #8
Patrón
PAZUZU
Patrón's Avatar
United_States
456
Rep
1,899
Posts

Drives: '15 M4
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: San Antonio, TX

iTrader: (1)

Garage List
2015 BMW M4  [0.00]
2009 BMW M3  [5.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by gdkalyanapu View Post
Thanks @Patrón. I reached out to their South side shop today,
good for you. a friend is having a new motor put into his vf650 car at the north shop. Brian is a good guy and a definate enthusiast. he has the e46m with the s65 swap.
__________________

E92M ESS-625++ sold
2015 M4 Black Saphire/Silverstone
@jagemoets @texasMclub
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:06 PM.




m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST