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      04-10-2013, 06:55 PM   #1
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My car was at Alekshop today getting some weight loss surgery. Nothing major as this car will still be driven on the street, but enough to complement what's in this car's future. Just thought I'd tease a bit.




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      04-10-2013, 06:59 PM   #2
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Very nice.

I'm taking it that you weighed the car prior?
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Very nice.

I'm taking it that you weighed the car prior?
Yea about 3517 with half a tank of gas, no driver.
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rear seat delete FTW!!!

cant wait to see the finished look!
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      04-10-2013, 07:08 PM   #5
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Yea about 3517 with half a tank of gas, no driver.
Nice. It'll be good to see the overall weight loss once your upgrades are finished.
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      04-10-2013, 07:10 PM   #6
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if this is a rear seat delete, given any thought to installing BMW performance seats for the two front ones?
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if this is a rear seat delete, given any thought to installing BMW performance seats for the two front ones?
Performance seats are too heavy.
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      04-10-2013, 07:52 PM   #9
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if this is a rear seat delete, given any thought to installing BMW performance seats for the two front ones?
M3 CRT Seats....
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      04-10-2013, 07:55 PM   #10
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Performance seats are too heavy.
C'mon man!

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      04-10-2013, 08:13 PM   #11
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I'd guess you got about 150 lbs out. Get that mobility kit outta there!
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      04-10-2013, 08:35 PM   #13
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Roll cage and rear selete delete I assume.
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fuckin nice! eventually I wanna do the same thing and also add a roll cage
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      04-10-2013, 11:41 PM   #15
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You are moving in the right direction,Sir !
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Sick!!!
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Typically a DIY job, interested in seeing what Alexshop will fab up in terms of the rear seat delete.
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Great project man cant wait to see the outcome.
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M3 CRT Seats....
Can't. That's an E92.
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Can't wait to see the finished project!!
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