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      09-09-2009, 01:12 AM   #23
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Cool video - good to see behind the scenes what a company is all about.
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      09-09-2009, 01:28 AM   #24
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Awesome video! Reminds me of a shop near my house (except you guys don't focus on Mustangs! )
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      09-09-2009, 07:32 AM   #25
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That was fantastic to watch, i really enjoyed it. Thanks.
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      09-09-2009, 08:54 AM   #26
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When a bunch of us local Chicago guys dyno'ed our 335's there earlier this year, we seen some crazy stuff like a brand new GTR with the engine already dropped to be tweaked. They had a couple of their hardcore race cars where all the nuts had wire locks (very nice). I can safely say that playing with turbo cars for the last ten years, I trust AMS and their quality.

I just wish they had a flash that they sold. I trust being able to roll into their shop to get it flashed back to what ever I need compared to many of the other shops.
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      09-09-2009, 10:00 AM   #27
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Thanks guys!!!

To answer the question about the 335i in the intro...that is my car/shop test car. the wheels on it are 20" Work VS FX

http://www.workwheelsusa.com/news-post.php?article=53
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      09-09-2009, 11:01 AM   #28
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Great video!!! I am also in the chicagoland area and once i start modding my 335i Ams will for sure get some calls!!
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Great video guys, keep up the good work.
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      09-11-2009, 05:38 PM   #30
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Thank you!

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      09-11-2009, 05:41 PM   #31
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nice video..
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      09-11-2009, 07:21 PM   #32
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When a bunch of us local Chicago guys dyno'ed our 335's there earlier this year, we seen some crazy stuff like a brand new GTR with the engine already dropped to be tweaked. They had a couple of their hardcore race cars where all the nuts had wire locks (very nice). I can safely say that playing with turbo cars for the last ten years, I trust AMS and their quality.

I just wish they had a flash that they sold. I trust being able to roll into their shop to get it flashed back to what ever I need compared to many of the other shops.
+1, I was at that dyno day and the guys at AMS are top notch.
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      09-11-2009, 10:06 PM   #33
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...need a bmw tech? haha itd be kick ass to work in a place like that!
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      09-12-2009, 01:39 AM   #34
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very cool!!! can i get a discount on your fmic now?
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Every vendor should have a video like this. Awesome stuff.
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Nice job to Eric & the AMS crew.

This is something that, as a few have mentioned already, more of the vendors/shops frequenting these forums should do.

I know that the I have toward your shop/company/crew just grew by leaps & bounds after viewing the video.

Looking forward to your future products & comments.
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Nice video! Looking forward to more products for the N54 from you guys. The FMIC seems to be a hit!

Just to add for some of you guys new to them:
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      09-12-2009, 04:04 PM   #38
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Cribs: AMS edition! lol. I liked it.. very cool vid
lol i said the same thing
i watched all of it also. i love the shop i been there once with Redbull a vary long time ago lol.
vary nice people to meet alot of you at the tracks
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      09-12-2009, 10:49 PM   #39
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As others have said, this is a great promo video. As a potential customer who is not local I really appreciate the opportunity to see your shop and get a sense of how you approach your business. Very well done.
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      09-13-2009, 09:09 AM   #40
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You guys are awesome. If anyone is ever in the area and wants a tour please feel free to stop by.

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      09-13-2009, 05:43 PM   #41
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As a BMW shop on the other side of the earth it is hard to know who you are dealing with via email or forums. Some companies have a great reputation on the forums but after you deal with them for some time they let you down or rip you off. This is what has happened to me from a forum sponsor here and now i am very wary. A video like this looks fantastic to me as i have instant faith that they are a real shop and not some back yard set up who moves shops, builds products that are substandard or now no longer reply emails or answer phone calls, or even change there cell numbers.... I'll be sure to keep an eye on this company and i feel straight away they they are stand up.
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