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Old 08-03-2011, 08:00 AM   #3841
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Tinted my front reflectors to black, idk if i will like the look of it once I put it on. Ill wait and see.
You should get some pics up I bet they look pretty good. Anything looks better than that stock amber reflectors, btw mine are black and I had they same hesitation but they began to grow on me
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Old 08-03-2011, 09:53 AM   #3842
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**** took hours bro, had to drill through the original lamp holder but we got the job done. Angel eyes are next.
I am not at all surprised. Angel eyes going to be fun

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You should get some pics up I bet they look pretty good. Anything looks better than that stock amber reflectors, btw mine are black and I had they same hesitation but they began to grow on me
Here you go. Idk if I like this more then amber.
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Old 08-03-2011, 12:58 PM   #3843
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Fixed the fabric coming off the pillars in the back and changed my dome lights to blue ones. !
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Old 08-03-2011, 01:13 PM   #3844
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Fixed the fabric coming off the pillars
^^ I need to do that soon..

Just finished the first mock up of my subwoofer setup..
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Old 08-03-2011, 03:01 PM   #3845
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Needless to say I'm kinda giddy right now. I'll have to contain till my return though.
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Old 08-03-2011, 03:17 PM   #3846
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Old 08-03-2011, 03:29 PM   #3847
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Installed 5 0f 6 3199 spark plugs. Vendor sent me one incorrect one. So I get to do it again for 1 plug.

Ordered front bumper license plate trim to pass inspection because I am back in NH.

Ordered 4 new tires to pass inspection because I am back in NH.

Peeled the window tint off my 2 front windows to pass inspection because I am back in NH.

Replaced cabin air filter

Removed and cleaned front door sills

put in new oem carpets

Ordered new A pillars, C pillars and a few other internals all the fabric is starting to peel off...

Prepping to install a 2nd 12v jack and an aux input for the head unit, and headlight lens replacement.

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Old 08-03-2011, 05:46 PM   #3848
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tuned my stock non hk system with my ski passthrough subwoofer and finally finished installing my mtech 2 front.
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Old 08-03-2011, 06:39 PM   #3849
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MTech Looks good. What did you use for your angel eyes?
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Old 08-03-2011, 06:53 PM   #3850
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dropped off my csl bumper, and also my fender to get re painted, ugh cant wait for the phone call to pick em up
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Old 08-03-2011, 06:56 PM   #3851
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Oh also did this a few days ago. Did the projector retrofit and blacked out the inside added some angel eyes.
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Old 08-03-2011, 06:56 PM   #3852
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Drumbum you need to blackout your grill it will look way better! i have the same car and with it being the only chrome on it and being in between lights with black housing it looks awkward ..
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Old 08-03-2011, 07:56 PM   #3853
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Front wheel bearing in under 40 minutes from wheel off to wheel on. Now I have a 46mm socket to rent out if anyone may need to do the bearing.
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Old 08-03-2011, 09:46 PM   #3854
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I am not at all surprised. Angel eyes going to be fun



Here you go. Idk if I like this more then amber.
I'll tell you what you get some smoked side markers and you'll be looking great
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Old 08-04-2011, 12:16 AM   #3855
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Well, I can take those side markers, put acetone and the nightshade will come off. I Used about 5 coats to make them fully black. I am guessing 3 coats should be fine. but thnx for the 2 cents
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Old 08-04-2011, 01:14 PM   #3856
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New center armrest lid. The leather on the old one was looking a little shabby, after 140,000 miles. Tried a cheap leather recover option, and got what I paid for. So, I went to the other extreme and ordered a new piece from BMW. There was probably an option in between cheap and stealership prices, but it was the last part I needed, to get the interior looking just about brand new, and I just wanted to get it taken care of.

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Old 08-04-2011, 04:25 PM   #3857
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Old 08-04-2011, 04:28 PM   #3858
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Should have came to my house Jordan!
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Old 08-04-2011, 04:32 PM   #3859
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Should have came to my house Jordan!
You live too far!
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Old 08-04-2011, 04:36 PM   #3860
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Haha 40 minutes. Not terribly far.
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