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Old 07-03-2013, 01:07 PM   #1
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Subframe reinforcement in SF/Peninsula area

Does anyone have a recommendation for a shop to do the subframe reinforcement? And roughly how much did it cost? I am planning to have this done and while things are off, replace the Rear bushings, subframe bushings, diff. bushings with AKG Motorsport bushings. Thanks in advance.
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Old 07-04-2013, 02:08 AM   #2
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Does anyone have a recommendation for a shop to do the subframe reinforcement? And roughly how much did it cost? I am planning to have this done and while things are off, replace the Rear bushings, subframe bushings, diff. bushings with AKG Motorsport bushings. Thanks in advance.
Go to Performance Technic in Pleasanton. They've done the subframe reinforcement (and bushings) on my car and numerous other members'. They'll charge about $1k and will need the car for a couple days with an appointment.
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Old 07-04-2013, 10:53 AM   #3
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^Yep. P-tech is the go to shop for Bay Area BMW owners. They do good work and have reasonable prices
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Old 07-05-2013, 03:17 AM   #4
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Ditos in SSF did my subframe reinforcement, bushings and rear shock tower reinforcement plates last year on my e46, so they are familiar with the work. Give them a call for a quote. I'm pretty sure they did another member's M3->Non M rear end swap as well.

http://www.yelp.com/biz/ditos-motors...-san-francisco
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Old 07-05-2013, 10:56 AM   #5
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Thanks DrusC5s and Johal E32.

Devious21, if you don't mind me asking, how much did they charge you for the reinforcement? Dito's is right in my neck of the woods. Thanks.
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Old 07-15-2013, 01:48 AM   #6
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Anyone have a suggestion for someone close to the south bay? Near Mountain View would be nice. Thanks
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Old 07-15-2013, 02:07 AM   #7
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TC Design is another good bet:

http://www.tcdesignfab.com/
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http://www.tcdesignfab.com/
Awesome! I'll give them a call today to see how much it is. Thanks!
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