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      02-23-2013, 10:29 AM   #111
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Not to hijack this thread too much, but are you able to secure any CRT parts? Like those front and rear seats, for example? Or the hood?

Lastly, if you're able to source actual GTS parts, then why didn't you go for the GTS exhaust instead of the GT4?
Sorry no OEM CRT parts at this moment but we are working on it

GTS Exhaust is nice but we are trying to make this car as light as possible so GT4 system was number one choice.
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      02-23-2013, 10:31 AM   #112
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      02-23-2013, 10:34 AM   #113
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Maklolon rear side windows arrived this week ...

Incredibly light but $ amount per weight ratio is incredibly high
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im not sure if i missed it or not but, are you guys using the OEM GTS side mounts and slider for your recaro? or going with regular recaro side mounts, slider, and macht schnell floor mounts??
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      02-23-2013, 03:03 PM   #116
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im not sure if i missed it or not but, are you guys using the OEM GTS side mounts and slider for your recaro? or going with regular recaro side mounts, slider, and macht schnell floor mounts??
What are the differences?
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      02-24-2013, 01:57 AM   #119
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im not sure if i missed it or not but, are you guys using the OEM GTS side mounts and slider for your recaro? or going with regular recaro side mounts, slider, and macht schnell floor mounts??
We are using OEM GTS mounts/sliders ... We actually just today got the passenger side in to test fit and it fits pretty well!

I'll post pics on Monday.
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      02-24-2013, 12:53 PM   #120
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nice project are you getting the gts subframe with the solid bushings or just getting solid subframe bushings
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What are the differences?
one is a oem side mount and slider thats used in the M3 GTS model, and the other is a piece everyone could buy from a vendor..
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one is a oem side mount and slider thats used in the M3 GTS model, and the other is a piece everyone could buy from a vendor..
OEM is almost always made better though.
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one is a oem side mount and slider thats used in the M3 GTS model, and the other is a piece everyone could buy from a vendor..
The GTS seat is a Profi XL and I can get that from a vendor too..
That wasn't my question.
I wanted to know the actual differences, if there are any i.e shape, design, material, adjustability, etc.
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OEM is almost always made better though.
yup, i was just letting him know the difference...

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The GTS seat is a Profi XL and I can get that from a vendor too..
That wasn't my question.
I wanted to know the actual differences, if there are any i.e shape, design, material, adjustability, etc.
yea and i was letting you know what the difference was, one is OEM, and one is off the shelf product...

im not sure about the shape, design, material, and adjustability..,
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yup, i was just letting him know the difference...



yea and i was letting you know what the difference was, one is OEM, and one is off the shelf product...

im not sure about the shape, design, material, and adjustability..,
From your original post I already knew there was a difference.
In your op you already distinguished that oem and regular recaro were not the same hence your question, so why would I ask you the same question?
Clearly I was asking you the differences in the actual items itself and what separates them apart and why one would be more beneficial over the other. And since you don't even know the differences why would you even care, for all you know they're the same.....
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Are you using a pair of OEM GTS spacers up front to clear room for the updated suspension?

If you are, are you able to source more? I have a pair, but would like another.
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From your original post I already knew there was a difference.
In your op you already distinguished that oem and regular recaro were not the same hence your question, so why would I ask you the same question?
Clearly I was asking you the differences in the actual items itself and what separates them apart and why one would be more beneficial over the other. And since you don't even know the differences why would you even care, for all you know they're the same.....
LOL iono why you tryin to stir shit up from the first place, but i simply asked a question to Alekshop, whether they were gonna use the OEM seat mounts and sliders that they use in the GTS model, or going with the aftermarket seat mount and sliders... back the fuck up....
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LOL iono why you tryin to stir shit up from the first place, but i simply asked a question to Alekshop, whether they were gonna use the OEM seat mounts and sliders that they use in the GTS model, or going with the aftermarket seat mount and sliders... back the fuck up....
Lol I'm not trying to stir shit up. I simply asked you a question based on the question you asked assuming you had knowledge thus the reason for your question.
You asked whether they were going to use oem or recaro mounts. I asked what the difference was and you replied twice with one is recaro and the other is oem......
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Lol I'm not trying to stir shit up. I simply asked you a question based on the question you asked assuming you had knowledge thus the reason for your question.
You asked whether they were going to use oem or recaro mounts. I asked what the difference was and you replied twice with one is recaro and the other is oem......
honestly, i dont know the difference between the oem and the aftermarket recaro, but my question was simply which one theyre using assuming they were different... but if you know the difference, please school me, cuz i dont...
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