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      12-17-2011, 10:15 PM   #45
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nice car...

but excuse me for asking... whats the point of a ski rack in texas?

i can't imagine you get to hit the slopes often....
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      12-18-2011, 01:12 AM   #46
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Looks outstanding.... Might want to drop it a little...
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      12-18-2011, 02:13 PM   #47
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nice car...

but excuse me for asking... whats the point of a ski rack in texas?

i can't imagine you get to hit the slopes often....

It's a bike rack. I race road bikes and use the rack several times a week.
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      12-18-2011, 02:27 PM   #48
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      12-18-2011, 10:47 PM   #49
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Installed the BMS JB4 Stage 2 today. Was a lot easier than expected and the set-up is easy. Huge improvement in Map 1 on 93 pump gas in the turbo lag and overall hesitation on accleration. Can't wait to get it on the Hwy tomorrow
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      12-20-2011, 02:44 PM   #50
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Fresh ride! Love the clean look with all the mods.

I have AW w/reg sport. Can I ask where you got the Msport bumpers from/how much you paid for them/paint/install?

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      12-21-2011, 04:52 PM   #51
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Fresh ride! Love the clean look with all the mods.

I have AW w/reg sport. Can I ask where you got the Msport bumpers from/how much you paid for them/paint/install?

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Thanks. I bought the bumpers from Tischer BMW. Local paint shop painted and installed for $1k.
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      12-22-2011, 11:46 AM   #52
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Very nice e90.
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      12-22-2011, 11:57 AM   #53
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      12-23-2011, 08:01 AM   #54
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The bumpers where installed and got her back today. They painted the reflectors at the same time so they are a dead on match. Installed the Nokya 2500K Hyper Yellow fogs as well and they look awesome.

Thanks Tom and your team http://tradesecretauto.com/ for the great work!
Very nice mods... perfect just like we like the cars here in Europe
Can you inform us a little more on the nice CSL style wheels? What rubber do you have on (size) and what ET are they?
Thanks for sharing...
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      12-23-2011, 09:24 AM   #55
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very nice and clean!
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      12-23-2011, 09:34 AM   #56
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Looks awesome, but I am curious,,, assuming you bought new why didn't you just order the car with the m-sport package, would have been cheaper and would have saved you the hassle.
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      12-23-2011, 09:46 AM   #57
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Car looks awesome. Gotta love the Texas plates!
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      12-23-2011, 08:21 PM   #58
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Very nice e90.
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Very nice mods... perfect just like we like the cars here in Europe
Can you inform us a little more on the nice CSL style wheels? What rubber do you have on (size) and what ET are they?
Thanks for sharing...
The wheels are Avant Garde M310, 19x8.5 ET35 & 19x9.5 ET33. Tires are Hankook Ventus V12- 235/35/19, 265/30/19. I did have to do a slight roll on the rear fenders.

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very nice and clean!
Thanks and I'm lovin' the tips.

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Looks awesome, but I am curious,,, assuming you bought new why didn't you just order the car with the m-sport package, would have been cheaper and would have saved you the hassle.
They had this one on the floor and I didn't want to order. When I bought the car I hadn't planned to do any of this work. And then the mod bug bit the shit out of me!

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Car looks awesome. Gotta love the Texas plates!
Yeah, the plates are cool. Thanks
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      12-24-2011, 02:16 AM   #59
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Nice transformation, I like
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