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      09-13-2013, 03:08 PM   #23
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I seriously dont understand those that spend $$$ on everything else and then skimp out on the suspension and make it perform worse than stock. Otherwise looks good. Now i gotta go drive mine for no reason.
I hear you and was very relunctant to go with a sleeve kit as I was certain I would ruin the feel and handling of the car. Keep in mind, I don't go to the track and wanted to retain EDC funtion. The Ground Control/Eibach option can be noisy and is using linear springs rather than progressive like the factory (correct me if I'm wrong). TC Kline seemed a bit unnecessary for me as I didn't feel like I needed to name custom spring rates. I must say the KW sleeve kit is pretty darn awesome. I'm sure you could notice a bit of a difference between factory ZCP and KW with reduced travel and stock shocks at a HPDE, but for me they are perfect. As far as I know, there is no other suspension option that retains EDC.
Im just saying i would have taken sone of the money spent (eg dinan intake which does nothing but look good and a couple other things ) and put it into a proper suspension that would retain suppleness and cam be adjusted for canyons or spirited drives. Thats just my preference.

Your car looks great though!
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      09-16-2013, 12:41 PM   #24
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      09-16-2013, 01:00 PM   #25
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      09-16-2013, 02:48 PM   #26
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What's replacing this beast?

I would have loved to break this thing in by taking it out to the track and getting a bunch of rock chips, tire marks and scuffs all over it
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      09-16-2013, 03:03 PM   #27
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      09-16-2013, 08:21 PM   #28
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What's replacing this beast?

I would have loved to break this thing in by taking it out to the track and getting a bunch of rock chips, tire marks and scuffs all over it
911 C2S.

I took it to the track once and almost had a heart attack.
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      09-16-2013, 09:45 PM   #29
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      09-17-2013, 10:09 PM   #30
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      09-17-2013, 10:19 PM   #31
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I don't normally like blue, but this car is very nice. Good work gents
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      09-17-2013, 10:19 PM   #32
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      09-17-2013, 10:29 PM   #33
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      09-17-2013, 10:34 PM   #34
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      09-17-2013, 10:38 PM   #35
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      09-17-2013, 11:04 PM   #36
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that car looks better than mine the day I picked it up.

These shots are better than the eye can see. Gorgeous.
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      09-17-2013, 11:17 PM   #37
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      09-17-2013, 11:20 PM   #38
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      09-17-2013, 11:28 PM   #39
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      09-17-2013, 11:29 PM   #40
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      09-17-2013, 11:35 PM   #41
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      09-17-2013, 11:58 PM   #42
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Really nice car. Looks fast as hell sitting there! Nice work guys
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      09-18-2013, 12:03 AM   #43
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Congrts on the upgrade, and beautiful M3!
I'm guessing this is the one Porsche of Orlando is selling?
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      09-18-2013, 12:37 AM   #44
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