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Old 06-03-2010, 08:50 AM   #181
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Rear subframe repair (at the dealer- $0!)

New Tie Rods - diy

New Michelins

4-wheel alignment (at the dealer, also $0!)

I can't get over the difference just those changes made to the way the car drives. Makes me remember the joy I felt when I first got it!
How long was yours in the shop for? I dropped mine off on the 10 of last month. I still have another week's wait.

PS: They agreed to install my new rear shocks and springs at no cost!
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Old 06-03-2010, 08:58 AM   #182
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drove my m3 into a tree
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Old 06-05-2010, 03:54 PM   #183
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I just replaced my lower control arm bushings. If you plan on DIY, please get all the proper tools before beginning. It'll make the job a lot easier for you. I spent two hours attempting to remove the old control arms without the proper tools and failed. I then decided to ride my bike to the local auto-parts store five minutes away, borrowed the proper tools and removed both control arms within minutes.

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Old 06-05-2010, 04:18 PM   #184
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I did a free mod...took some sand paper and polishing compound and polished my factory muffler tips

Keeping in mind they never were supposed to be shiny, I think they look alright...better then the black color they were before

You have no tips....the oem tips that were on there are gone. Buy some new ones!
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Old 06-05-2010, 04:25 PM   #185
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hooked my angel eyes up to a switch my friend and i mounted under the steering wheel. it'll take a little getting used to turning them off before i get out of the car but sometimes i don't like to be so flashy.
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Old 06-08-2010, 06:51 AM   #186
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about to go out and wash it
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Old 06-10-2010, 09:03 PM   #187
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wasn't all today. but over the last week or so....
Debadged (no pic, I forgot lol)

e46F stickers (today) still a little water on the window, not bubbles in the tint.


smoked DEPO corners, smoked side markers & painted front reflectors (not today) All from Khoalty. DEPO fitment was perfect. removed the headlights, mounted and reinstalled as 1 piece. need to pick up some brighter bulbs tho... I don't feel like they are bright enough during the day.

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Old 06-10-2010, 09:41 PM   #188
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Fixed the hazard/lock buttons.
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Old 06-10-2010, 09:47 PM   #189
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lol second post, I finally soldered wires and installed my ambient temp sensor and the front of the wheel well for the driver side. I still need to change my diff fluid and tranny fluid tomorrow. Anyone know of a DIY?
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Old 06-10-2010, 10:37 PM   #190
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brake pads and a good wash down
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Old 06-10-2010, 10:40 PM   #191
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Gave it some gas and cleaned the bird **** on the window....
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Old 06-10-2010, 11:01 PM   #192
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gave my e46 the turtle wax black box kit. Looks gorgeous now.
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Old 06-10-2010, 11:46 PM   #193
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Nothing Because its not out in the middle of the water with me...........
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Old 06-10-2010, 11:48 PM   #194
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I got a car wash ( HAD to get a brush one.. no other option where I was at the time ), and ordered CF fabric for my interior trim (well last night but cut me some slack here).
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Old 06-12-2010, 07:02 AM   #195
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Yesterday i pulled my projectors out and color modded them.....

So much blue color in the cutoff now

ill post some pics of it tonight.

also ordered a set of zkw-r lenses for them
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Old 06-12-2010, 07:13 AM   #196
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Old 06-12-2010, 07:24 AM   #197
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I did this yesterday. Replaced my fog light to hyper white piaa and bosch icon wiper blade replacements. Oh yea and rain x on all the windows. All though i raerly drive in the rain its the rainy season down here and you cant avoid it. Sunny here 2 miles up the street its cats and dogs.
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Old 06-18-2010, 03:10 PM   #198
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Washed it...(still have to do the wheels)

Also hardwire my radar detector today...now i can charge my phone and speed....lol



(dont make fun of my cheap ass radar detector)
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Old 06-18-2010, 03:13 PM   #199
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Three weeks ago: ZHP knob
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Yesterday: Changed out ashtray carrier, sunglasses box, cup holder, A-pillars, HPF strips, and C-pillars.
Today: B-pillars
Tomorrow: Center console

Going to be all shiny and brand new again! So excited.
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Old 06-18-2010, 03:16 PM   #200
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Washed it and then was a total moron and, rather then putting on...

This


I used this
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