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Old 03-15-2015, 09:17 AM   #41
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That's what I thought. I asked on Facebook but no replies yet.
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Old 03-15-2015, 11:20 PM   #42
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Time for some new motor mounts.
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Old 03-16-2015, 12:03 AM   #43
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Dropping off the E36 headers for the SpecE46 exhaust system at EFab Motorsports to have the air injection ports welded
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Old 03-16-2015, 06:00 PM   #44
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Trying to do all the work on the car myself because I like doing it but after working on it this weekend my hands hurt! If I can fabricate something and save some money even better. A friend is helping me with the sun roof filler panel.
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Old 03-23-2015, 09:45 AM   #45
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Picking up modified headers from EFab Motorsports today. Taken off from work this week to finish racecar. Got a couple of Big boxes from Turner Motorsport and some cool swag! Going to be a busy week!
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Old 03-25-2015, 07:38 AM   #46
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Finished installing the Magnaflow SpecE46 exhaust and E36 header modified by EFab Motorsports. Nice fit, easy to install.
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Old 03-25-2015, 07:42 AM   #47
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Took out ECU. Purchased tune from Bimmerworld and sent to Epic.
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Old 03-25-2015, 07:58 AM   #48
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Almost finished with the interior. Still have sunroof filler to finish. AKG Motorsports shifter looks good even though I covered up the nice looking base plate.
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Old 03-25-2015, 04:52 PM   #49
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Hey Bill...I have qq about the ebay mirrors.I just got a pair, but for some reason it doesn't look like I can use the existing hardware to attach. Did you use longer self tappers or something?
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Old 03-25-2015, 08:47 PM   #50
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Taking bumper and mirrors to Chad to get painted
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Old 03-25-2015, 08:48 PM   #51
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Fast Dad yep bought screws/washers at Ace
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Old 03-25-2015, 08:51 PM   #52
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It's hell getting old. Have to bag and tag every part and screw so I can remember what goes where when I start putting it back together.
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Old 03-25-2015, 08:54 PM   #53
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Got the front subframe off. Taking it to EFab Motorsports to have some AKG Motorsports reinforcements welded in.
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Old 03-25-2015, 08:57 PM   #54
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Getting the last bit of work done on the car before the season starts.
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Old 03-25-2015, 08:59 PM   #55
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Getting ready to bolt in some AKG Motorsports motor mounts.
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Old 03-26-2015, 06:48 AM   #56
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Hey Bill...I have qq about the ebay mirrors.I just got a pair, but for some reason it doesn't look like I can use the existing hardware to attach. Did you use longer self tappers or something?
I ran into same issue last night. I sent the company an email. Let's see if they respond.

Keep up the great work Bill!

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Old 03-26-2015, 01:00 PM   #57
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I ran into same issue last night. I sent the company an email. Let's see if they respond.
I used 1 1/4" #10 screws with trim washers for the mirrors. Worked great.
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Old 03-26-2015, 09:14 PM   #58
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Old 03-26-2015, 09:24 PM   #59
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Made my own fiberglass sunroof delete panel with the help of a friend. If anyone is interested in making there own let me know. I would be more than happy to lend you the mold. Total cost less than $100!
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Old 03-27-2015, 02:41 PM   #60
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Heated up the garage so I could put a bead of RTV around the sunroof filler.
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