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      03-19-2012, 03:36 PM   #155
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      03-19-2012, 03:38 PM   #156
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hey, pad material & wheel vibrations are overrated, it ain't broken until you hear metal scraping against your rotors :-)

Hope everyone made it home ok
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      03-19-2012, 03:53 PM   #157
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I still held it down till the end... with my "street" pads

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Stock pads and rotors here. I ended up leaving early on day 2 because I was getting judder through the steering wheel when the front rotors got hot. New rotors before next event!

The M3 was a dream to drive on the track!
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      03-19-2012, 06:47 PM   #158
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New link if you guys are getting 404 error.

http://americanstreetcarseries.com/?page_id=758
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      03-19-2012, 08:19 PM   #159
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Looks like you guys had a lot of fun, i'll be down there the 27th.
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      03-22-2012, 08:46 AM   #160
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Just got my car back from the dealer. Had the rotors replaced.

The tech wrote:

"FOUND FRONT ROTORS ALL OUT OF SPEC AND BLUED"

Wonder how that happened.
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Just got my car back from the dealer. Had the rotors replaced.

The tech wrote:

"FOUND FRONT ROTORS ALL OUT OF SPEC AND BLUED"

Wonder how that happened.

Mine are blue as hell after a track day on track pads.
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Stock pads and rotors here. I ended up leaving early on day 2 because I was getting judder through the steering wheel when the front rotors got hot. New rotors before next event!

The M3 was a dream to drive on the track!
rotors warped, honestly not a big deal. i would've finished the event...
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      03-22-2012, 12:30 PM   #163
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Just got my car back from the dealer. Had the rotors replaced.

The tech wrote:

"FOUND FRONT ROTORS ALL OUT OF SPEC AND BLUED"

Wonder how that happened.
LOL

I just got back from service as well, they didn't replace any brake-related items except the sensors, which got rid of the damn red BRAKE light off my dash.

They said nothing about my mods either!
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LOL

I just got back from service as well, they didn't replace any brake-related items except the sensors, which got rid of the damn red BRAKE light off my dash.

They said nothing about my mods either!
where'd you go?
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where'd you go?
Mt Laurel in NJ, they took good care of me. The car took longer than expected due to software updates, so I got a rental car from enterprise and went home. Picked it up this morning.
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Where are the pics!!?
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where'd you go?
Mt Laurel in NJ, they took good care of me. The car took longer than expected due to software updates, so I got a rental car from enterprise and went home. Picked it up this morning.
Don't share who publicly. You don't want ppl to get in trouble =]
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Nice meeting you guys, this was a great event!
I have a ton of video and pics but it'll take me a couple of days to go through it. In the meantime...
Post the pics and vids!!
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      03-26-2012, 01:15 PM   #169
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I didn't get to capture the runs, but I got a few of our base, Peter's brilliant tent, and a neighbor's beast M3

I may upload my session vids later.. but really nothing will be learned except demonstrating how Cool Carbons will jutter after a few laps..
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Damn, I just ordered a set of AST 4100 + Vorshlag plates, can't wait to get these on for the next event!
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