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Old 08-31-2011, 05:00 PM   #4301
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I've installed all new corners, side markers and R/C/R tail lights! I've attached some before and after pics. Next up will be a glossy black grille and some weisschlight license plate LED's which I've received both today!
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Old 08-31-2011, 05:57 PM   #4302
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^looks awesome man, now paint the headlight bezels black and MAYBE a set of matte black kidneys.

I checked the oil, it was a boring DIY day. But I just got the VCG in and now just waiting for my oil change kit.
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Old 08-31-2011, 06:05 PM   #4303
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^looks awesome man, now paint the headlight bezels black and MAYBE a set of matte black kidneys.

I checked the oil, it was a boring DIY day. But I just got the VCG in and now just waiting for my oil change kit.
Thanks man! I actually have a pair of headlight inserts that are black, but I like the titanium ones better I got in a set of jet black kidneys today, I'll take pics of that tomorrow!

Oh a new VCG and oil change! Cool, I actually enjoy doing things like this. Hope you get your oil change kit in soon! Did you get it from ECS Tuning?
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Old 08-31-2011, 06:16 PM   #4304
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Old 08-31-2011, 06:44 PM   #4305
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Thanks man! I actually have a pair of headlight inserts that are black, but I like the titanium ones better I got in a set of jet black kidneys today, I'll take pics of that tomorrow!

Oh a new VCG and oil change! Cool, I actually enjoy doing things like this. Hope you get your oil change kit in soon! Did you get it from ECS Tuning?
Hey man if you like it, thats all that matters. The kidneys will look awesome!

And I did get the kit from ECS, got it with the magnet drain plug.
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Old 08-31-2011, 07:07 PM   #4306
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Hey man if you like it, thats all that matters. The kidneys will look awesome!

And I did get the kit from ECS, got it with the magnet drain plug.
Awesome! ECS has great pricing on that oil kit and I really want that magnet drain plug! Let me know how that works out! Have fun working on the car
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Old 08-31-2011, 07:33 PM   #4307
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I finally fixed my faulty grounds in my tailights! Its so nice to start the car and see no little red tailight indicators on the dash! More mods coming sometime next week
I ordered my new wheels from vmr and can hardly sit still waiting for them to show up.lowering springs are on the way. And going to pick up afe intake and led tails from a local member. :-)

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Old 08-31-2011, 07:35 PM   #4308
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Awesome! ECS has great pricing on that oil kit and I really want that magnet drain plug! Let me know how that works out! Have fun working on the car
Ecs's magnetic drain plug is a really nice quality part.

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Old 08-31-2011, 11:32 PM   #4309
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Old 08-31-2011, 11:50 PM   #4310
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installed a new dead pedal and two new sun visor clips in my mothers car.


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sounds like something id be interested in got the part number for the " non-smoker rear "storage partition" thing" ??

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Old 09-01-2011, 12:35 AM   #4311
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I've installed all new corners, side markers and R/C/R tail lights! I've attached some before and after pics. Next up will be a glossy black grille and some weisschlight license plate LED's which I've received both today!
Much better! Glad to see some still chose RCR tails over LEDs

Ah.. also, I finished installing headers. Finally.
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Old 09-01-2011, 01:22 AM   #4312
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Old 09-01-2011, 01:47 AM   #4313
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Old 09-01-2011, 02:16 PM   #4314
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Hey man if you like it, thats all that matters. The kidneys will look awesome!

And I did get the kit from ECS, got it with the magnet drain plug.
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Old 09-01-2011, 03:35 PM   #4315
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Goddamn power steering pump went out on my yesterday. Left me stranded in Kitchener.
This morning I bought one used pump from Bimmer AutoParts junkyard in Cambridge and had it installed by my mechanic. The guy running the yard is awesome and fair, I recommend anybody in Ontario to visit him to get parts. He has dozens of e46s.
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Old 09-01-2011, 10:49 PM   #4316
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sounds like something id be interested in got the part number for the " non-smoker rear "storage partition" thing" ??

thanks mate.
Here ya go buddy. Keep in mind this part number is for the black part.
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Old 09-01-2011, 11:44 PM   #4317
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Old 09-02-2011, 08:47 AM   #4318
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Old 09-02-2011, 08:58 AM   #4319
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Old 09-02-2011, 09:06 AM   #4320
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hmm I want that drain plug...wish I had thought about that when I ordered the Eurotray from them. I hate paying shipping on one small thing.

I think the next mod will be a new front bumper, need to find one in silver gray so I don't have to paint it!
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