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      06-04-2014, 05:14 PM   #1
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Houston Shop Recommendations?

Hello all,

I was wondering if any of you in the Houston area had any great picks for shops that will do a great job on the things below, especially for us e9xs:

1. Maintenance
2. Coding
3. Tinting
4. Cosmetic/performance mods

I've done a little research from reviews, but figured the best way would be to dive into your experiences. If a shop can do multiple things well from the list, that's even better!
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      06-04-2014, 08:19 PM   #2
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I have heard good things about M Performance on Kuykendahl...but I have not used them personally.
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I go to the guys at MPower on fondren and west park. Ted is the guy you want to talk to. The shop is busy but he def knows what he is doing. You'll prob find mixed reviews, I've read them myself, and can understand their opinions, but don't necessarily agree with them. Ted has helped me out on many occasions when he didn't even benefit from it. You're always welcomed to stop by and hang out to get to know them. Over time, if you continue to come back, build a trustworthy relationship, you'll have the one of the best car guys to have on your side. If go tell them Anthony with white e92 sent ya! Good modin to ya!
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      06-06-2014, 07:26 AM   #4
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Only guy that is allowed to touch mine besides dealer.

He does not do tinting though.
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I go to the guys at MPower on fondren and west park. Ted is the guy you want to talk to. The shop is busy but he def knows what he is doing. You'll prob find mixed reviews, I've read them myself, and can understand their opinions, but don't necessarily agree with them. Ted has helped me out on many occasions when he didn't even benefit from it. You're always welcomed to stop by and hang out to get to know them. Over time, if you continue to come back, build a trustworthy relationship, you'll have the one of the best car guys to have on your side. If go tell them Anthony with white e92 sent ya! Good modin to ya!
I've seen the mixed reviews as well, but they are definitely a busy shop. Word to the wise though, you WILL scrape your lip on their shitty ramp.
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Tint:

If you want Huper Optik (more reflective), go to EVS Motors
If you want F1 Pinnacle (more black/charcoal), go to X-Pert Tint and Alarm

If you're on the north side, you can try GMS Tint

I personally went with F1 and it's great
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Not trying to hijack the thread but coming to Houston this week and had a question for the locals... I want to upgrade my angel eyes to the Lux V4. Are there any shops that sell the Lux lights in Houston? Nobody I know of sells them in New Orleans so I thought I might save time on shipping by seeing if I could purchase at a shop in Houston. Thanks in advance!
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Not trying to hijack the thread but coming to Houston this week and had a question for the locals... I want to upgrade my angel eyes to the Lux V4. Are there any shops that sell the Lux lights in Houston? Nobody I know of sells them in New Orleans so I thought I might save time on shipping by seeing if I could purchase at a shop in Houston. Thanks in advance!
I don't know of any shop selling them locally............Phil
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I don't know of any shop selling them locally............Phil
Thank you Phil! Figured it was a mail order item but thought I'd try my luck...
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Not trying to hijack the thread but coming to Houston this week and had a question for the locals... I want to upgrade my angel eyes to the Lux V4. Are there any shops that sell the Lux lights in Houston? Nobody I know of sells them in New Orleans so I thought I might save time on shipping by seeing if I could purchase at a shop in Houston. Thanks in advance!
even if you could save on shipping, you'd make it up in sales tax
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even if you could save on shipping, you'd make it up in sales tax
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