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      02-21-2012, 06:06 PM   #111
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Very cool build . I am dying with envy . Subscribed, looking forward to following your progress.

Many thanks for taking the time to post and share all this.

Definitely a more interesting read than all the "I crashed my M3", "Women drive poorly" and "Women are safer than men" threads posted recently...
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nice taste in exhaust. I'm struggling to see what's going on with the livery, but that's quite subjective and well it looks like a great build so far!
Here's a photo from a little later as it progressed

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      02-22-2012, 12:18 AM   #113
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She's coming along...appreciate the updates.
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      02-22-2012, 12:07 PM   #114
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I don't think there are many E90 M3 racecars. This is quite exciting. Thanks for keeping the updates coming!
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Akrapovic titanium exhaust (we'll put the tips on later)

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      02-23-2012, 05:29 AM   #116
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Awesome build Scott and Ralph
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      02-28-2012, 12:22 PM   #117
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You must shed some light onto whose wing that is.
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      03-01-2012, 12:12 PM   #118
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You must shed some light onto whose wing that is.
I'll have to get that from Ralph. Not a known vendor. More like a local guy that does them one at at time.

Sorry for being slow on updates and answers. We are spending almost every waking minute trying to make the St. Patrick's Day weekend races at Chuckwalla.

Here is Scott putting on Clear bra and yellow headlight film
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The big problem when it comes back from the cage and then paint shops is that the wiring needs to be put back in the car.

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Thanks Scott. Actually talked to Ralph and got a wing coming. The wiring sure is a pain. We had the same thing with our E92 M3 WC build. Don't forget or lose any modules. What tune are you going to run?
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I'll have to get that from Ralph. Not a known vendor. More like a local guy that does them one at at time.

Sorry for being slow on updates and answers. We are spending almost every waking minute trying to make the St. Patrick's Day weekend races at Chuckwalla.
Which organizer's event is this...?
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Which organizer's event is this...?
I assume it's the San Diego BMW CCA since they have an event there that weekend...
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I assume it's the San Diego BMW CCA since they have an event there that weekend...
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this is great. love its an e90. cant wait for the final build.
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great progress, thus far...
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      03-05-2012, 06:25 PM   #126
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Here is a short video of the car back up and running after the cage installation.

Every generation of BMW car build seems gets tougher and tougher with the wiring. This car seems to have sensors or modules everywhere!



The tips to the Akrapovic exhaust will be added later.

Thanks to everyone who's helped so far!

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      03-09-2012, 09:05 PM   #127
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Great build project. Glad to see an E90. Are you using brake cooling ducts or do you think you will not need them with the Stoptechs?
Hope all goes well next weekend at Chuckwalla.
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      03-19-2012, 05:46 PM   #128
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Great build project. Glad to see an E90. Are you using brake cooling ducts or do you think you will not need them with the Stoptechs?
Hope all goes well next weekend at Chuckwalla.
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we had a pretty good initial outing at Chuckwalla. We do not have brake ducts (yet)
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Glad to hear you had a good first outing!
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Glad to hear you had a good first outing!
Brakes performed well, even without brake ducts yet. Here is the finished product as it made it's debut at Chuckwalla







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What wing is that?
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