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Old 03-29-2013, 12:30 AM   #41
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You sir have a very nice car but keep in mind you wouldn't come close to a "boosted" ///M, so I wouldn't necessarily call it an M3 killer. Still....a very nicely modded and beautiful example you have there!
I believe he means stock M3.. Not boosted..


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What's your suspension set up?

Interior is ...

I like the splitters better..
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Old 03-29-2013, 12:48 AM   #42
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Was thinking mostly of stock M3's ^^ A boosted one, not a chanse
But an M3 will have to wait since this one is twice as expensive as a good M3 in the US, and a good M3 over here will be double of that again

Im running H&R coilovers at the front and H&R springs and dampers at the back.
Not 100% sure which one, but I can find that out.

I might lower it a bit more at the front and up 1cm at the back to get a better look and clearance at the back fenders when I have passengers.

I'll probably stick with the splitters, eventho I like the Hamann lip better, but its just causing problems and its allready messed up :/
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Old 03-31-2013, 12:36 AM   #43
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Is this a custom quad exhaust? Do you have more pics of the system close up? Video of how it sounds outside would be cool!
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Old 03-31-2013, 10:25 AM   #44
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The cat-back is from Eisenmann, but I think the part that goes to the passenger side is custom. Its just tapped in to the other side and has some crappy mounting (work of the prev. owner :/) So im probably going to rebuild it to M3 exhaust or something along that.
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Old 03-31-2013, 10:44 AM   #45
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The cat-back is from Eisenmann, but I think the part that goes to the passenger side is custom. Its just tapped in to the other side and has some crappy mounting (work of the prev. owner :/) So im probably going to rebuild it to M3 exhaust or something along that.
I like the progress you have made to your BMW so far! If you do this, it's going to look even better!
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Old 03-31-2013, 11:17 AM   #46
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Probably doing that, mounted a M3 look exhaust on the 318 just for show too, and so want M3 exhaust again ^^
Going to check it up next week if there will be any problem if I build to Original M3 exhaust since im cutting out the wheelwell. If it needs approval and crap.
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Old 03-31-2013, 01:24 PM   #47
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So clean I like the interior!
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Old 03-31-2013, 09:35 PM   #48
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Only thing I would do is get the cup style ACS mirrors. Don't do M3 appearance mods. Instead let it be known that your car is different.
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Old 04-01-2013, 12:48 AM   #49
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Personaly im not a huge fan of the ACS mirrors, but I might pick something else that M3 mirrors too. There will probably be some M3/CSL mods since I dont want to overdo it. M3/M-tech is perfect styling since its a nice look but not too much and still civilized. I think ACS and others bumpers and stuff is too much.
But as with the mirrors, if I can fint something else than M-tech/M3 styling that is not an overkill and looks good I might go for it.
So if you guys have alternatives/sugestions come with'em
Same with exhaust, im weak for quad exhaust both M3 style and all the way to the sides. But im just interrested in Exhaust packs that has good mounting on the particular car and not something crappy half done mouning that mine has now :/
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Old 04-01-2013, 01:50 AM   #50
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There won't be huge changes at first since I have to do some maint. stuff first.
The radiator is leaking a very small amount so I'll probably change out the radiator and the tank soon, but its such a small amount that im not sure if i'll prioritize it.
I'll have to get new headlights tho Found out when I were going to install the new black blinkers. Mounting point broke to a million pieces when I turned the screw. I managed to get the old ones back, tho mounted with double sided tape :/ Havent been able to get new mount or other solutions since everything have been closed for easter. This worked well untill last night when I finaly found a place to have a go at the top speed, where i found out later that one of the blinkers flew out Fount out some interresting when doing this tho, my car exceeds the speedometer... Got it up to 250 kph and still had about 1k revs left and felt that the car was still accelerating Ran out of runway tho.

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Old 04-01-2013, 03:12 AM   #51
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Old 04-22-2013, 06:53 PM   #52
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Tried with yellow film on one of the headlamps, and I kinda like it.


But unfortunatly there have been some rust development as I notice now that the snow is gone. And they are on spots that isn't replacable.
So I've been thinking to sand the rust down and Vinyl wrap the car since Im getting it at one third of the price if i'd paint it. So Im thinking of going for Titanium Gray.
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Old 05-04-2013, 12:21 AM   #53
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I'd do the csl trunk and an even more aggressive front lip and side skirts... Like the yellow!


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WMR CSL rims:


Interior: SMG


Thinking of painting the wood to the colour of the car.

Have ordered some new stuff that im waiting for.
New turn signals on the side and front (blackend), New Angel Eyes to match the Xenon in the foglights and Navigation.

Althou I like the Hamann DTM front spoiler, i've ordered Clubpost splitters to see what I like the best.

Also wondering if I should go for CSL frontbumper and bootlid, but not sure.

It't also got a nice sounding cat-back from Eisenmann, and sitting on H&R coilovers.
If you paint that wood it's a son, but another set and sell those they are gorgeous!!'

Only thing I'd change with interior is painting those pedals glass black...


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Old 05-04-2013, 08:40 AM   #56
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Big update coming in a few weeks
Due to several rust attacks on the 11 year old paint (damn the weather in norway -.-) I've decided to get the car vinyl wraped since a get it done at half the price of a repaint.
So in a few weeks the car will be Anthracite gray almost the same as Titanium Gray BMW color.
Im also changing a few parts while doing this.
CSL bootlid and Front bumper (probably with the 1 pc lip.)
M3 hood, and maybe M3 look sidefenders.
And i'll probably do something with the silver in the interiour

Im also getting it dyno tested very soon Exited!
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Old 05-04-2013, 06:53 PM   #57
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Love that interior, not the yellow film
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Old 05-05-2013, 08:07 AM   #58
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I love the color combo


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Old 05-05-2013, 01:08 PM   #59
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It was finally time to upgrade my HIGH E46 318i Sedan:



And upgraded to a E46 330Ci with ESS Supercharger.
Developing 340hp and 302lb-ft of torque, a real M3 killer.






What do you guys think? Approved ?
Nice car bro need more lowered
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Old 05-05-2013, 02:49 PM   #60
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Wish I could :/ But terrible roads. And the awfull speedbumps that destroyed the Hamann lip Just like those below just higher.
http://nedrebomaskin.no/wp-content/u.../Fjerning1.jpg
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