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This is the place to show off your BMW to other members of the community. Post pictures and videos of your car and the modifications you have done to it. If you need a picture of something on a coupe, sedan, convertible or touring you will probably find it here!

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Old 07-12-2006, 04:41 PM   #21
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PLEASE big version of that pic,it's really awesome

and more pics for all
Click here for a 1600x1200 version

YES WE REACHED PAGE 2
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Old 07-12-2006, 06:07 PM   #22
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bmwstephan: I love your interior!!!


Thank ya, I'm glad you like them so much


Hahah word I'm glad you posted up here


Hmm...I dunno, sorry. Maybe all that's left is to try coilovers from a different company?

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because I like the charcoal look a lot. my next set of rims is charcoal too.
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Old 07-12-2006, 07:56 PM   #23
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Old 07-12-2006, 08:01 PM   #24
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because I like the charcoal look a lot. my next set of rims is charcoal too.
Ahh sweet deal

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Cant open the link bro!!!
Are you sure? It's working for me

Here's the URL:

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Old 07-12-2006, 09:59 PM   #25
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Questions on suspension for XI guys

Pics coming soon but for know would love some feedback on suspension. Considering 3 options for better handling and lowering the car (just got CSL reps in 18 with 235/40 proxe 4s and car is looking a bit like a 4x4)

1) H&R springs only -$250ish
2) Koni cup lit and H&R springs- $800
3)H&R coilovers- about $1150

Leanign towards option #2 or #3- anyone have experience with either set up?. I want more control, less body roll and lowered look but not a harsh ride- sounds like Konis to me but do most think it would be worth $350-400 more for coilovers?
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Old 07-12-2006, 10:11 PM   #26
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Oooooh nice xi's! I'm most likely gettin an XI before I go to college in Denver so hopefully ill bring this post back from the dead with my very own 330xi.
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Oooooh nice xi's! I'm most likely gettin an XI before I go to college in Denver so hopefully ill bring this post back from the dead with my very own 330xi.
DU?
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Old 07-12-2006, 11:17 PM   #29
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The trend seems to be that most want to lower verses lift it.


I am posting on Chase's behalf...

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Old 07-12-2006, 11:25 PM   #30
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1) H&R springs only -$250ish
2) Koni cup lit and H&R springs- $800
3)H&R coilovers- about $1150

Leanign towards option #2 or #3- anyone have experience with either set up?. I want more control, less body roll and lowered look but not a harsh ride- sounds like Konis to me but do most think it would be worth $350-400 more for coilovers?
I have experience with KW Variant 1 coilovers...

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Oooooh nice xi's! I'm most likely gettin an XI before I go to college in Denver so hopefully ill bring this post back from the dead with my very own 330xi.
Niiice you might be mildly disappointed with it's performance compared to your M though
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Old 07-13-2006, 01:11 AM   #31
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I could open now, nice pic!!!
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Old 07-13-2006, 01:17 AM   #32
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Pics coming soon but for know would love some feedback on suspension. Considering 3 options for better handling and lowering the car (just got CSL reps in 18 with 235/40 proxe 4s and car is looking a bit like a 4x4)

1) H&R springs only -$250ish
2) Koni cup lit and H&R springs- $800
3)H&R coilovers- about $1150

Leanign towards option #2 or #3- anyone have experience with either set up?. I want more control, less body roll and lowered look but not a harsh ride- sounds like Konis to me but do most think it would be worth $350-400 more for coilovers?
for question 1 springs only would kill your shocks

2 & 3 are good from what ive read.

i was thinking about getting dinan stage 1 suspension....
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Old 07-13-2006, 03:32 AM   #34
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Old 07-13-2006, 11:02 AM   #35
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for question 1 springs only would kill your shocks

2 & 3 are good from what ive read.

i was thinking about getting dinan stage 1 suspension....

from my research H&R sport springs do no blow the shocks as quickly as everyone thinks. Its the H&R race springs that are the reason for so many blowouts. This is also why I feel there is so much confusion revolving around springs and stock shocks. Hope this helps! The ride quality is slightly harsh though i must admit
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Old 07-13-2006, 12:20 PM   #36
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and ofcourse... MORE PICS
Can't pass up the chance to post more photos

Here's some shots from an older photoshoot I did when I only had my coilovers installed, no wheels, no clears, no painted grill and window trim. I find these to be some of my cleanest photos ever, so I hope you enjoy them







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Old 07-13-2006, 02:49 PM   #37
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Ugh that file hosting site sucks...

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