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Old 04-19-2013, 05:14 PM   #181
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How deep is your coilover body resting in the steering joint. The point where you have the collar seems a bit low to me so that could mean not fully seated or the top hat is just really tall compared with the turner ones.
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Old 04-23-2013, 04:27 AM   #182
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nice work with the civic! cant wait to see the rims fitted hehe.
Also nicely done with the M3..show the end result! so it sits even all around now?
Thanks man. It's a bit lower, but not quite even all round.

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How deep is your coilover body resting in the steering joint. The point where you have the collar seems a bit low to me so that could mean not fully seated or the top hat is just really tall compared with the turner ones.
Not sure, haven't checked to be honest. My mechanic initially installed the coilovers and then I lowered it about another cm or so. I went for a drive through the hills on the weekend - no issues at all.

On the weekend I went to a local car meet. Breakfast was in a small town in the hills. Nice drive but the weather was pretty horrible. Some pics below.







And a link blogging the event...

http://anygivenreason.com/2013/04/23...-burger-meet/#
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Old 04-23-2013, 04:36 AM   #183
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Old 04-23-2013, 05:26 AM   #184
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Old 04-23-2013, 05:28 AM   #185
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Dude. Your M3 is - and I've probably already said it - the most perfectly done M3 I have ever seen. Not over or underdone. Just fvcking right
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Old 04-23-2013, 08:18 AM   #186
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^ haha thanks guys!
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Old 04-23-2013, 08:20 AM   #187
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Old 07-04-2013, 07:05 AM   #188
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Ordered a diffuser, half painted Jet Black with 1x1 weave. It's the one on the left. The one on the right is Carbon Black with 2x2 weave. Bought from the US, waiting for the paint to dry and then get shipped over.

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Old 07-04-2013, 07:37 AM   #189
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Its an out standing looking car. You must be extremely happy with it, I know I would be.
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Old 07-04-2013, 07:50 AM   #190
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Looks a lot better than the stocker


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Old 07-04-2013, 02:42 PM   #191
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Yes, your cars looking great. Almost convinced me to upgrade
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Old 07-21-2013, 09:16 PM   #192
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Diffuser arrived. Pretty happy with it. The carbon fiber weave looks good, and the paint is pretty good too (though there are a few imperfections but I don't think you'd see it once it's on the car). Won't know how well the paint matches until it's installed, but I reckon it'll be fine.

Will be installing it soon - hopefully it fits well!



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Old 07-21-2013, 09:19 PM   #193
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What was with the CB one in the earlier photo?
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Old 07-21-2013, 09:28 PM   #194
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Old 07-21-2013, 09:38 PM   #195
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Old 07-22-2013, 01:25 AM   #196
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Old 07-22-2013, 01:30 AM   #197
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Old 08-10-2013, 01:06 AM   #198
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Installed the diffuser today. I would give it an overall 8/10. It looks pretty good. Paint matches pretty well and the weave is good. The problem is with fitment. There are 6 pins at the bottom that secures the diffuser and I could only get 2 pins (the side most pins) in. The other holes didn't line up

Also, on the left side the bottom of the diffuser doesn't line up properly (but I noticed this with my oem too), and the middle part of the diffuser isn't quite flush with the rest of the rear bumper. But it's not very noticeable anyway. I just hope it doesn't fall off with only 2 pins secured lol.

I need to adjust my exhaust cos it's not in the middle, will do that later. Also, the exhaust tips are sunken compared to the diffuser as it sticks out. It would look better if my exhaust tips were a bit longer, but oh well can't help that.







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Old 08-10-2013, 01:35 AM   #200
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