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Old 06-20-2006, 09:34 AM   #81
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In order of appearance

Tints 75
Clears 250
M3 Wheel 270
Z3 Short Shifter 90
AA Gen III Exhaust 400
Diff 3.38 350
CSL Reps 850
Dinan Stage I 250

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Old 06-20-2006, 01:16 PM   #82
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enough to make me broke all the time!
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Old 07-27-2006, 04:17 PM   #83
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My Ride: 06' A/W ///m3
pss9 2100
vorsteiner parts 2700+paint 1200=3900
aa stage 1 10000
uuc ssk 400
dinan exhaust 1500
2nd set of rims 1800+powdercoat 400= 2200
predators 199
interior exenergies 35.00
window tint 200
shift knob 99
sirius radio 600
depo corners 55
blacked out gills,grill,and emblem 245
21533k and counting
Plenty of mods.with a little boost!
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Old 07-29-2006, 03:40 PM   #84
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car - $9500 with 138k miles

clears - $200
3 sets of shoes - $5000
pss's - $600
steering wheel - $450
avic n2 - $1250
matte trim - $150
m3 rep front with paint - $450
acs rep lip - $350
csl add on - $350
p46's - $400
oem sport sideskirts and rear add on - $200
3.46 diff - $375
uuc pulleys - $125
leistung intake - $50
full exhaust - $1000
ltw flywheel - $400
cluster rings and carbon fiber - $50
cf roundels - $30
ssk - $350
mirrors - $200

$21,480 sure I'm forgetting some stuff though..
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Old 09-06-2006, 12:59 PM   #85
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not counting car I've hit the $10,000 mark
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Old 09-06-2006, 04:31 PM   #86
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Haha... i dont even want to think about nor see my list..
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Old 09-07-2006, 10:23 PM   #87
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My Ride: 2001 330iA
Let's see...

CAR 2001 330i Premium package, Orient Blue, Steptronic, 94,000kms, 57 year old female driven: $23,000

Accessories: Genuine BMW Chrome front license plate. $50.
Chrome rear license plate frame. $20.
BMW White leather CD case. $20
Carbon Fibre BMW steering wheel cover. Freebie
LED ///M Cigarette lighter. Freebie

Modifications: Red/Clear/Red crystallized rear tail lenses: $120
Euro G3 Chrome/Clear turn signal lenses: $40
Clear sidemarkers: $30
Xenon interior light bulb set: $40
Predator Chromiums: $204
New Computer Transmitter: Freebie
BMW Touch-Up paint kit: $70
LED Turn signal kit FRONT with 6ohm equalizers: $40
LED Sidemarker kit: $10
LED Turn signal kit REAR with 6ohm equalizers: $40

Car Care: Turtle Wax Ultimate Premium Series: $12
Zip Wax Car Shampoo: Freebie
Tana leather upholstery spray: Freebie
Maguiar NXT Generation Insane-shine Tire spray: $13

Things that make me look dorky in my BMW after purchase of car: BMW-Sauber F1 Official pit-crew collared jersey. $60
BMW-Sauber Jacques Villeneuve Baseball Cap: Freebie

Things I got to make me look like a rockstar after the purchase of car: DeSoto Italian-leather 1992 Leather Jacket: Freebie (thanks dad)
Smoked rimless Cartier sunglasses: $300
Nike SP-7 Tiger Woods edition Golf Shoes (with cleats off obviously): $112
Nike Dri-Fit Tiger woods atomic red drop-needle polo: $80
Pierre Cardin pants (awww i wuv mommy): Freebie

Gas since purchase (bought in August 2006): $90

Essentials + Gas = 24544
Essentials + Gas + Car Care + Couture = 25096

Ohh I forgot insurance... slap on an extra 1,400 at the end of the year.

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Old 09-21-2006, 01:04 AM   #88
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My Ride: Two-wheeled unicycle
Blaupunkt SF CD72 $400
replaced with Kenwood x990 $400
Speakers: $300
Amp: $400
Sub: $100
Wiring first time: $100
Second time: $100
Install Coil-overs: $150
Rims/tires: $1300
A-spec coils: $700
Redouts: $15
Tints: $150
eDead: $175
OEM body kit and spoiler: $2000
Pedals: $75
Tools: $200
BBK: $400
Type-R sway: $100
Interior trim: $200
Blackedout headlights: $150
Caliper paint: $50
Cold air intake: $100
Battery: $100

total: $7665 though I'm sure it's more than that :-/ Coulda gotten a G35 lol
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Old 09-23-2006, 11:26 PM   #89
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Old 09-24-2006, 12:20 PM   #90
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Old 10-03-2006, 02:05 AM   #91
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A hair under 30k in upgrades, and 38k on the car.

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Old 10-03-2006, 04:11 AM   #92
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Let's see, what I've spent on upgrading the TT...

$250 for full tint
$500 for CF interior pieces
$1,200 for a used GT2 front bumper
$1,500 for a brand new GT2 decklid and wing
$680 to powdercoat my the wheel centers black and re-polish the lips
$120 stainless steel brakelines
$200 aluminum faced gauges
$400 race pipes
$300 evo wastegates
$450 used Evo intake

And I'm thinking about upgrading to hybrid turbos which will run approx. $6,000...
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Old 10-03-2006, 04:17 AM   #93
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damn so much money. so far i've spend $0 on my new coupe and a little over $1000 for the sedan
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Old 10-03-2006, 05:28 PM   #94
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you know why I don't like to put how much I spent...because then it defeats the whole purpose of modding. I think about it too much then I call myself and idiot and say damn...I could have bought an m5 or m6 with the amount of money I have spent on my car..
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Old 10-03-2006, 05:28 PM   #95
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but hey what the hell..5 grand
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Old 10-13-2006, 11:10 PM   #96
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$16,500 car + $14,500 in mods .... and still trying to make time for the lady..

but... noone comes between me and my 328i !!
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Old 11-16-2006, 08:35 PM   #97
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50k for the car....f

front bumper and splitters: 800 bones
angel eyes: 200 bones
lotsa HIDs lol: 400
old mods now off: 500
OEM CSL trunk: 2200
(Vorsteiner ****(teaser) 1000
(somthen on the way) 500
sideskirts: 300
coils: 2000
DPEs : 2k( i kno some people loololol )
interior: 1000
m3 mirros with wiring: 1000
quad exaust+ str8 pipes: 500
eyebrows: 100
solaris bulbs: 80
AA chip: 500
Gruppe M: 1000
engine cover: 300
oil cap: 50
Double Din and instal : 2500
kidneys painted: 100
tintskis: 115
roof spoiler: 500
sexy car: priceless

i cant belive ive spent all that....

lolololl thats it think........and alota stoopid things i wont say lolololol but this is all without painting and installing which is what really gets ya.....oh it makes me depressed
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Old 11-18-2006, 03:57 PM   #98
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My Ride: 2004 M3
Stereo - $300 to install stuff from my previous car
Custom subbox + sub - $300
Tint - $150
DDE's - $200
Springs - $250
General Maintenance - $250

Total = $1450
More to come!
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Old 02-25-2007, 12:35 PM   #99
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Approx. 10,000 + 53,000 w/o tax and interest = 63000

Wheels 4500
Teins 1400
ICE (not done yet) approx. 2500
front ACS Rep. 250 + 100 (paint) = 350
Rear Diff. 250
Roof and Fog inserts 220
tint 150
Bulbs 50
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Old 03-16-2007, 09:56 PM   #100
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over $17,000 + cost of car (~18k)
AA Supercharger
Clear Corners
Tein Coilovers
2 Sets of rims + tires
5 speed tranny swap
aftermarket warranty
navigation system
etc, etc
I dont want to even think about a total...
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