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Old 10-24-2012, 09:50 AM   #561
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The diff wine is definitely present. I'm having the diff flushed next week so I'll let you know if it goes away. This is my weekend car so I don't really pay attention to gas mileage but I assume it has decreased a little. I can tell you that I'm now prone to being a little more aggressive with my right foot
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Old 10-24-2012, 06:51 PM   #562
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Yeah. This is my DD. so I'm super hesitant to mess with gearing. I'm already having trouble staying out of the throttle all day every day.
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Old 10-24-2012, 07:33 PM   #563
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Daily driven or not, I recommend this mod to everyone. That is unless you are super picky about gas mileage, in which case, the M is probably not the best car for you, period.
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Old 10-24-2012, 07:43 PM   #564
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Will .... thanks for the write up on the 4.10 .... agree with you on the M .... not much point in getting one if your interested in fuel economy! I had mine in Dubai where it cost me $25 to fill the tank! No problem there!

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Old 10-25-2012, 04:35 AM   #565
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I dunno. I love the idea that this car moves and can still pull 28-30mpg.
It's one of the things that make the M3 bad ass
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Old 10-25-2012, 10:06 AM   #566
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You must spend a lot of time on the highway cruising at 60mph in 6th gear...
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Old 10-25-2012, 12:01 PM   #567
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Old 10-25-2012, 09:28 PM   #568
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Nice shot! Is your front lip still exposed carbon or did you paint it body color?
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Old 10-25-2012, 11:18 PM   #569
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You must spend a lot of time on the highway cruising at 60mph in 6th gear...
On long trips, yea I do.
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In def hooked on verts now.
Did like 250 miles on I-10 last evening top down, windows and deflector up heat on my toes. Cruising at abou 80-85. Wonderful. Just frikin wonderful.
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Enjoy! I've been driving E46 verts for nearly 10yrs and the pleasure of topless driving never wears off!
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Yes, asking.
Ohh its exposed carbon. I've never heard of anybody painting it.
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Gotcha. Most don't paint it. My lip is carbon and I had it painted body color because it goes better with my theme.
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Gotcha. Most don't paint it. My lip is carbon and I had it painted body color because it goes better with my theme.
Do you have any close up pics? I want to see
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Gotcha. Most don't paint it. My lip is carbon and I had it painted body color because it goes better with my theme.
Will, I've always noted your painted lip and agree it suits the overall 'clean understated' style of your M!
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