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Old 10-09-2012, 11:15 AM   #12801
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Installed AA sticker pack and badges +10HP LOL


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Old 10-09-2012, 01:42 PM   #12802
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Installed AA sticker pack and badges +10HP LOL


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Old 10-09-2012, 01:53 PM   #12803
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Old 10-09-2012, 02:24 PM   #12804
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Old 10-09-2012, 02:53 PM   #12805
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Installed AA sticker pack and badges +10HP LOL


. Careful you dont put too many on. You just about have more aa's than m's. 10 hp extra is lotz. Lol
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Old 10-09-2012, 03:05 PM   #12806
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Trade your style 5's for my M68s.
M68s on my car would look ugly as hell.

Style 5s are hard to find though
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Old 10-09-2012, 03:06 PM   #12807
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Today i got the message that my 1998 320i is ready for me. I just had the whole drive train renewed, with almost no expectations plus some other details like ccw and new throttle. So tomorrow i expect to get a brand spanking new and crispy bmw again :-)
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Old 10-09-2012, 03:11 PM   #12808
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Old 10-09-2012, 03:43 PM   #12809
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oil change and lean codes gone. Hell. Yes. ...so far

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Old 10-09-2012, 03:48 PM   #12810
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M68s on my car would look ugly as hell.

Style 5s are hard to find though
Untrue. 68s on the e36 look good imo. But you gotta have the setup the way you want it!
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Old 10-09-2012, 04:13 PM   #12811
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Covered my third brake light mount and housing with matching black leatherette! Grey was old!
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Old 10-09-2012, 04:18 PM   #12812
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steamed the entire interior


haha! classic mango post. How do you even steam the interior?
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Old 10-09-2012, 04:36 PM   #12813
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Got my tires flipped, meaning the ones on the driver's side were taken off those wheels and swapped over to the passenger side and vice-versa. No more visible autocross scuffing. I figure I'll get a bit more life out of my 'Kooks this way. Not to mention the ride feels smoother and more precise.
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Old 10-09-2012, 04:37 PM   #12814
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haha! classic mango post. How do you even steam the interior?
It's pretty easy. I do it regularly myself. It removes those tough stains in your carpet. I use the hoover steamvac junior.
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Old 10-09-2012, 04:39 PM   #12815
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It's pretty easy. I do it regularly myself. It removes those tough stains in your carpet. I use the hoover steamvac junior.
How much is it

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Old 10-09-2012, 04:51 PM   #12816
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My friend is a pro detailer and he showed me the fine art of steaming the interior. And he just handed it over to me and I went nuts. Steamed the seatbelts too. It's an actual steam wand that emits pure steam. No liquid. so theres no messy wet soapy mess to deal with. The heat kills bacteria which kills odors. My interior looked great before but now looks immaculate x10. It just gives everything a consistent matte finish exactly the way it looked from the factory. definitely going to buy one for myself. The steam just melts everything away... we even steamed my trunk keyhole.... :-p

This is the exact one we used:

Amazon.com - Wagner 915 Steamer

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Old 10-09-2012, 04:53 PM   #12817
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Old 10-09-2012, 04:54 PM   #12818
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My friend is a pro detailer and he showed me the fine art of steaming the interior. And he just handed it over to me and I went nuts. Steamed the seatbelts too. It's an actual steam wand that emits pure steam. No liquid. so theres no messy wet soapy mess to deal with. The heat kills bacteria which kills odors. My interior looked great before but now looks immaculate x10. It just gives everything a consistent matte finish exactly the way it looked from the factory. definitely going to buy one for myself. The steam just melts everything away... we even steamed my trunk keyhole.... :-p

This is the exact one we used:

Amazon.com - Wagner 915 Steamer
...wow this is another level. I steam-cleaned my carpets and I thought you meant this same but this is something else. I'd love to try it. I steam my shirts and the steam emitted from my unit is hot enough to burn your hands.
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Old 10-09-2012, 05:02 PM   #12819
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yes. man for $99 you can't beat it. this would work wonders at home too. i would go nuts cleaning everything. i even gently dabbed at the head liner (scrubbing it hard would ruin it) and it removed a couple of grease stains from when I did my sunroof repair. My vent flaps are all pristine. So much black came off my interior even though i "clean" it weekly. was amazed. steam is powerful!
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Old 10-09-2012, 05:07 PM   #12820
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I would love to try this. I would probably go crazy as well. I'd love to steam the headliner.
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