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      04-04-2011, 01:12 PM   #23
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      04-04-2011, 01:17 PM   #24
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to be honest this is whats holding me back from buying it.

i started researching about the GTR and the dealer being an ass about little things you do on the car. i didnt mine the maintenance and was going to pay the extra maintenance insurance from them to avoid the hassle but, hearing from actual owners that had modded the car or having to do a launch the car and right away your car is voided? thats the only reason why i had to backed the fawk out.

dont get me wrong i will be getting one next year. (I SAY SCREW IT) its been 2 years of waiting. its time to get one
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      04-04-2011, 02:01 PM   #25
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Congrats on the new BEAST.Looks great!!
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      04-04-2011, 02:11 PM   #26
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What a great car right out of the box. Congrats, amazing color and awesome look!
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      04-04-2011, 02:15 PM   #27
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90k...errrr i dunno about this thing anymore.
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      04-04-2011, 02:31 PM   #28
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Nice Mike, you will always have a soft spot for the ESS M3

I still miss mine
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      04-04-2011, 02:54 PM   #29
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to be honest this is whats holding me back from buying it.

i started researching about the GTR and the dealer being an ass about little things you do on the car. i didnt mine the maintenance and was going to pay the extra maintenance insurance from them to avoid the hassle but, hearing from actual owners that had modded the car or having to do a launch the car and right away your car is voided? thats the only reason why i had to backed the fawk out.

dont get me wrong i will be getting one next year. (I SAY SCREW IT) its been 2 years of waiting. its time to get one
+1

I was offered 3k OTD 950/month lease and I was going to do it... but then I didnt

on a 2011 btw, not the new 2012. this was around nov last year
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      04-04-2011, 03:13 PM   #31
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Wow, do some exhaust mods and in the 10's, that's insane.. congrats on the new BEAST!!!
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Very nice Mike! I'll be joining you soon with the same color!
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      04-04-2011, 03:50 PM   #33
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Congrats on the car. Definately a great ride..
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      04-04-2011, 04:00 PM   #34
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Cool! I could probably call Cobb and get the pre-release. We are on of 4 Cobb Beta tuners in the country.
Also, careful with putting parts on that car with no tune. The GT-R ECU is not as adaptive as the BMW DME. Changing parts without tuning will hurt it.
Let me know if there is anything I can do to help. We have a shop GT-R now, so we have learned tons about those cars.
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Congrats Mike, these things are beasts! If you don't mind me asking, did you pay a mark-up? I'm in SoCal and haven't found one yet w/o some crazy mark-up .
No, no mark-up. Most guys in SoCal are buying them out of state.

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you have 2 gtr's?
No. It's the same car. In low light its a real dark blue, but in the sunlight it changes to a lighter blue. It has a lot of metallic in the paint.
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      04-04-2011, 05:36 PM   #35
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I was offered 3k OTD 950/month lease and I was going to do it... but then I didnt

on a 2011 btw, not the new 2012. this was around nov last year
Ummm...if it's a lease then why does it matter? You will just give it back to the dealership after you're done with it
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      04-04-2011, 06:09 PM   #36
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Congrats Mike!

Car looks fantastic and extremely clean! Great numbers for your first mods too! Looking forward to seeing what you can do with this beast!
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      04-05-2011, 03:15 AM   #38
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Man....... He does exhaust mods and cracks 10's....
Goodluck and enjoy !

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      04-05-2011, 01:40 PM   #39
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I loooovee the 12' GTR. It set another benchmark. I was just hoping you'd get that ESS cars 1/4 down a little bit more!
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