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The BMW E46 ///M3 is the M version E46 and puts out an amazing 333 HP and 262 lb-ft of torque at stock specs! There are an amazing amount of modifications for both the coupe and convertible models so read up and get started modifying your cars today!

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Old 06-26-2013, 02:26 AM   #21
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well it's for more than just the track guys. it's for someone who may not want the extra weight in the back, and still maintain a clean 'oem' look. if you just pull the seats it looks bare, and random wires here and there etc...
Got ya, it does look clean but Seems like too much of a hassle when you can just ditch everything for a track day.


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Old 06-26-2013, 09:10 AM   #22
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Got ya, it does look clean but Seems like too much of a hassle when you can just ditch everything for a track day.


How do you secure those tires 100% during transport?
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Old 06-26-2013, 10:40 AM   #23
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Under the seats and in the trunk there's several loops to which you could secure a tie down or two
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Old 06-26-2013, 11:19 AM   #24
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How do you secure those tires 100% during transport?
I'm sure you could work something out and plus If you took out the whole back seat wouldn't there be access to the trunk? which is even more room.


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Old 09-19-2013, 11:11 PM   #25
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Long time bump. Anyone looking for a seat delete? custom options available. pm for details.

side note: last week I went to button willow and strapped 3 wheels/tires 'standing' to the loops in the trunk with a ratchet strap. fourth wheel/tire was simply sitting in the trunk. 75mph avg on a 300some mile trip home, avg 26.5mpg
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So how much a PITA are the side bolsters and seatbelts to remove as well?
And does this plan bolt in or just fit into place?
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Old 12-30-2013, 04:03 PM   #27
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it would look so much better if you had a roll cage in it. get rid of your passenger seat if you're that concerned about weight


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Old 02-22-2014, 09:22 PM   #28
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So how much a PITA are the side bolsters and seatbelts to remove as well?
And does this plan bolt in or just fit into place?
The side bolsters are no issue, just a few more hours work (hand stitching). The seat belts - you mean removing them? I'm pretty sure it's a matter of 3 bolts and they're out.
The bench snaps into place, the seat back can be velcroed or 3mtaped. If you wanted a more permanent fixture, I could screw bolts from the back and then bolt it to the bracket in the rear deck (somewhat like a door hinge)


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Old 03-29-2014, 10:07 AM   #29
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Old 03-30-2014, 11:40 AM   #30
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just had mine done. didn't spring for alcantara but I did get some other alcantara pieces. For those interested a rear seat delete is great if you want to lose weight and look somewhat oem.

Now I need a cage and buckets


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Old 04-04-2014, 05:27 PM   #31
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Not much use for these personally, but I love the way they look. Somehow looks more comfortable than OEM, probably because it looks like there is more space.
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