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      02-18-2011, 07:26 PM   #1
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▀▄ eas | Lemans Blue e90 M3 ZCP (Springs, Spacers & Akra)

The owner of this beautiful 2011 e90 M3 was visiting Southern California from the San Francisco area and had scheduled to drop by our shop to get a set of springs and spacers installed. Once everything was finished he obviously loved the new aggressive stance, however it made the stock exhaust look even smaller and more out-of-place than before. Luckily we had the perfect remedy for the situation: the Akrapovic titanium slip-on exhaust.

We put the car back on the lift and in about another hour the exhaust was installed. Now the car was set-up how we think it should have been from the factory: a little bit lower, a little bit wider and a little bit louder.

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Akrapovic Titanium Slip-On
Eibach Pro-Kit Spring Set
Macht Schnell 15mm Spacers (Front)
Macht Schnell 12mm Spacers (Rear)



Here's the car as it first came to us: 100% stock.








Spring and spacer installation:









After springs and spacers:
















Akrapovic Installation:








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      02-18-2011, 10:13 PM   #2
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omg, just nutted without fapping!!


.................(fapping)...................ohhh, nutted again.................(fapping)...................
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.................(still fapping)................... oh shit! nutted a 3rd time.
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      02-18-2011, 10:48 PM   #4
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Looks familiar ...
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      02-18-2011, 10:51 PM   #5
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Sharp eyes will notice - no sunroof on this e90.
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      02-18-2011, 11:07 PM   #6
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      02-19-2011, 12:24 AM   #7
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Nice Job!!!! I have no sunroof on my E90
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      02-19-2011, 12:25 AM   #8
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love it!
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      02-19-2011, 02:17 AM   #9
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Nice!
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that is really hot...i wish i was there to hear the slip on in person. Great Install!
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      02-19-2011, 01:54 PM   #11
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stunning, you guys are now known as akra gods ha
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Looks amazing! I love the Lemans blue, hope I can get one soon before production ends
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      02-19-2011, 04:30 PM   #13
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Quote:
Originally Posted by tom @ eas View Post
Sharp eyes will notice - no sunroof on this e90.
Next step: CF roof conversion
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      02-19-2011, 05:22 PM   #14
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With a 6MT, this would be my ideal DD
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      02-19-2011, 06:03 PM   #15
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What impact does the aftermarket springs have on the EDC functionality?
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      02-19-2011, 11:18 PM   #16
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All the same mods I want for my E90! Look amazing!
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      02-20-2011, 09:02 AM   #17
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also the sat nav aint there lol... looking sick
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Always amazed at how much more appropriately sized the stock 19's look when spacers get put on. Nice color, nice pics, looks gorgeous!!!
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      02-22-2011, 11:25 AM   #19
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      02-26-2011, 12:12 AM   #20
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Oh why did I click on this thread...

Now to get a piggie bank and start my Akra savings fund.
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