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      03-26-2013, 03:55 PM   #1
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Acquired a new to me 2002 m3 on sunday. its a tiag 2002 e46 m3. Has eisenmann sport exhaust, GC camber plates, GC coilovers, K&N cold air intake, CSL front bumper, CSL wheels, CSL brakes. Here is how it sits now.
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      03-26-2013, 04:02 PM   #2
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This friday it is going in for build for track use. Car will get MCS coilovers, new plugs and coils, corner balance, cage fabrication, recaro profi's, schroth profi harness, ss lines, pagid pads, front control arm and bushings, front tie rod assembly, rear trailing arm bushings and bearing, rear subframe bushings, rear subframe reinforcment kit, engine and transmission mounts, oil cooler bypass, rear lower control arms, and thats all.
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      03-26-2013, 04:04 PM   #3
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      03-26-2013, 04:14 PM   #4
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Looks good ... I still miss my original e46 it is a nice car you will enjoy it.
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      03-26-2013, 04:31 PM   #5
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e46 in a e9x general threads. hehe
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      03-26-2013, 04:35 PM   #6
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Sexy car. Minor suggestion: get gloss-black kidney grills. And maybe paint the hood.
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      03-26-2013, 04:52 PM   #7
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e46 in a e9x general threads. hehe
yeah im an e90 guy so this is where my limited amount of friends are.

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Sexy car. Minor suggestion: get gloss-black kidney grills. And maybe paint the hood.
not much going on cosmetically since it will get beat anyways. I like the hood also.
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      03-26-2013, 04:56 PM   #8
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Great choice for a track car build. Congrats !
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      03-26-2013, 05:01 PM   #9
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I was going to ask you why you were parting your car. Now I know Car looks spiffy!
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      03-26-2013, 05:02 PM   #10
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Awesome! What are you going to do with your e9X M3 now?
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      03-26-2013, 05:05 PM   #11
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Looks good.
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      03-26-2013, 05:28 PM   #12
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Wicked - 'grats.
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      03-26-2013, 05:38 PM   #13
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Great choice for a track car build. Congrats !
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thanks should be pretty well sorted when thru.
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      03-26-2013, 05:44 PM   #14
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That's pretty cool.
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      03-26-2013, 08:22 PM   #15
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back end of the car is mostly stripped for the cage. havent weighed it all yet but i was thinking the rear was too low and it came up 3/4 inch in ride height.
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I still miss my original e46 it is a nice car you will enjoy it.
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Nice. For a track car, a better option than stripping the e90 IMO
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      03-26-2013, 08:44 PM   #18
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weighed the pile and less than i thought. total was 94.5 lbs. figure i was sub 3400 to start cuz its a somewhat stripper model so right at 3300 as it sits or so. front seat will save another 70-80ish. then the cage back in. not gonna be as light as i thought maybe 3250 if im lucky.
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What happened to the e90?
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      03-26-2013, 08:54 PM   #20
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Nice build, congrats!
It would be interesting to read your comparo after once you drive them back-to-back on the track.
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      03-26-2013, 09:08 PM   #21
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Love the E46. Congrats to you!
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Nice build, congrats!
It would be interesting to read your comparo after once you drive them back-to-back on the track.
im interested in this part also. i do know this car pushes a lot stock just from my short drives since i got it. once it has -4.0 degrees of camber and 275-35 nt01s up front i think it will be better.
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