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      11-29-2012, 11:30 AM   #199
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Its doesn't surprise me at all. Tickets are a great way to generate money, usually I only do 5 over but that day I didn't have cruise control on.

Update: I went to court and decided to fight the ticket, the judge offered to knock the fine down to $90 and change it to a parking ticket if I plead guilty. I politely told him I was fine with that but when i called I was told municipal doesn't lower ticket cost to which he replied "I'm the judge, I decide the penalty" we both laughed and I was on my merry way! Instead of paying $328 I only had to pay $90
They have to pay for their holiday party somehow. Lol

Glad you got it straightened out.
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      11-29-2012, 11:35 AM   #200
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Cool. Let me know what you want done with them. Basic cleanup? Show car finish? Permanent coating?
Clay bar and waxed for the 530i for sure. Maybe the same for the 335i or show car finish. Do you know of any places that refinish or powder coat wheels? Should have taped or plastidip my wheels .
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Clay bar and waxed for the 530i for sure. Maybe the same for the 335i or show car finish. Do you know of any places that refinish or powder coat wheels? Should have taped or plastidip my wheels .
Ugh it sucks how bad roadtrips can tear up your car. I have to drive to Goodfellow AFB in TX for tech school in feb and i'm already thinking of the precautions I want to take to save my paint.
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      11-29-2012, 01:40 PM   #202
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Clay bar and waxed for the 530i for sure. Maybe the same for the 335i or show car finish. Do you know of any places that refinish or powder coat wheels? Should have taped or plastidip my wheels .
Ok sounds good. Let me do some looking/talking to peeps about a shop for powder coating.
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      11-29-2012, 08:42 PM   #203
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So I did a little research and found state of the art powder coating, snail motorsports, or shine shop.
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      11-29-2012, 11:13 PM   #204
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So I did a little research and found state of the art powder coating, snail motorsports, or shine shop.
Thanks, I'll look into them. Is anyone going to midnight madness tomorrow?
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      11-29-2012, 11:41 PM   #205
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Ugh it sucks how bad roadtrips can tear up your car. I have to drive to Goodfellow AFB in TX for tech school in feb and i'm already thinking of the precautions I want to take to save my paint.
Painters tape is a good cheap solution.
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      11-30-2012, 01:58 AM   #206
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Quick question, for those with catless dps and a JB4; if you get the dpfix you're set to pass a smog right?
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Dont know if I will make it out to MM tonight. I will see what the wife has planned as her cousin is in town.
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      11-30-2012, 09:01 PM   #208
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Dont know if I will make it out to MM tonight. I will see what the wife has planned as her cousin is in town.
Keep me posted, guess I'll head out there tonight.
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Great to meet up with a few BMW nuts last night.
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      12-03-2012, 12:12 AM   #210
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Great to meet up with a few BMW nuts last night.
Indeed. I'm definitely looking forward to Wednesday now.
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Anyone going to the meet tomorrow night?
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So far so good.
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Will be rolling out tonight. Need to get in the garage and wipe her down with V7 now.
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Will be rolling out tonight. Need to get in the garage and wipe her down with V7 now.
Yeah... I dont think ill be parking next to you. It'll definitely would look like crap.
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Lol. Wait till you see it. Lmao
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      12-06-2012, 01:07 AM   #216
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Can't wait until I recover from this surgery so I can make it to a few meets.
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Hey guys, any local shop recommendations in the Henderson or LV area? Need to get a fresh set of tires mounted and properly balanced(slight shake around 55mph) as well as an alignment! Also anticipating where to get my water pump/thermostat replaced if/when it finally fails. :/
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Not sure about a tire shop.
H1 performance for alignment.
SWBimmers for mechanical work.
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      12-13-2012, 10:42 PM   #219
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Hey fellas wanted to give you an update of a few cars that I have done.

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Thanks again for bringing our two back to life. Great job on the Explorer also.
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