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      08-24-2010, 02:57 PM   #903
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PM me your address and i will get some out to you and show up at your door at 2am
its a trap!!!!!
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im thinkin about stop by tomorrow - what time are you guys open until?
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      08-26-2010, 10:38 AM   #906
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Huge thanks to Kevin and Alex for my KW V1 coilover install!!!

I don't post on forums much anymore, but I do lurk quite a bit, and I knew there would be a time when I would want a place to install some suspension upgrades on my '08 335xi coupe. (since most of you know, even with the Sport Package, the stock suspension on the xDrive cars is HORRIBLE). I kept seeing AK Motorwerks mentioned again and again, so I started PMing Alex. He was always very quick to answer my (many, many) questions.

So after I finally decided on which coilover system I wanted (KW V1s...which Alex told me he has been using for over 2 years), I made an appointment to have them put them in at AK Motorwerks. It was an 85 mile drive from where I live in southern NJ, but if it saved me the aggravation of doing it myself, it was worth it.

Within a few hours, Kevin (and Alex) had my KW V1s installed, and then spent a little extra time making height adjustments. Since I was driving home at night, Alex even adjusted my headlights up so I could see more than 10' in front of my car.

Their price was VERY reasonable, they are extremely friendly and laid back, and they treated my car like it was their own. I would certainly use them again for work on my car, and it's nice to know there are friendly and knowledgeable people not too far from me!


It's a crime that BMW sells their XI cars with such a terrible spring/shock combo. The KW V1s are how the car should come from the factory, the stock springs/shocks are not even in the same league. The car is flatter during acceleration/braking/turning, and the vague scariness of the stock xDrive suspension is gone. The constant bouncing of the stock items is gone, yet the ride is not harsh at all. Bravo to KW for making such a great setup, it's exactly what my 335xi was missing!

Thanks for the recommendation Alex!
Great meeting you Kevin and thanks for the kind words!
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LOL... i'm jealous, i wanna be "trapped"
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      08-30-2010, 07:24 AM   #907
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LOL... i'm jealous, i wanna be "trapped"

why have i heard this from you in the past several times
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      09-02-2010, 07:55 AM   #908
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would you guys happen to have an DCI intakes available for sale at the shop today? I feel like buying on an impulse...
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Nice seeing you at the shop again... FINALLY!!!
... loving the new options from coding and my interior led's look sick.... thanx bro!!!
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      09-17-2010, 01:00 PM   #913
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... loving the new options from coding and my interior led's look sick.... thanx bro!!!
you are very welcome sir

I finally got some more goodies for my own car for once... WOO HOO!!!
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      09-22-2010, 01:50 PM   #914
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you are very welcome sir

I finally got some more goodies for my own car for once... WOO HOO!!!
how did that work out for you




had a nice subaru sti dp install last saturday, what a difference and change from the 335 cramped engine compartment

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had a nice subaru sti dp install last saturday, what a difference and change from the 335 cramped engine compartment

BANG!!

lil sti looks cool kev...easy to work on??
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      09-24-2010, 06:30 AM   #916
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BANG!!

lil sti looks cool kev...easy to work on??
that thing was fun to work on! everything is accessible, intercooler is top mount, only two bolts, two clamps and the bov! dp was under the intercooler, got most of it off from the top, then finished from the bottom!

its so cheap to mod, the guy got a really nice catted dp ceramic coated for $400!
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      09-28-2010, 07:23 AM   #917
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had a nice subaru sti dp install last saturday, what a difference and change from the 335 cramped engine compartment

I know... it didn't work out well at all LOL


That STi was sweet to work on and a refreshing change of pace.
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      09-28-2010, 07:30 AM   #918
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Hey Alex

PM me, was wondering if there was any chance you could meet up in North NJ since you work near by and maybe uninstall my JB3 + scan the car since i gotta take it in for service
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I know... it didn't work out well at all LOL


That STi was sweet to work on and a refreshing change of pace.
Yeah their cool lil cars!!
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PM me, was wondering if there was any chance you could meet up in North NJ since you work near by and maybe uninstall my JB3 + scan the car since i gotta take it in for service
Nick shoot me a text and we'll arrange for it
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      10-04-2010, 12:33 PM   #922
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Swung by the shop this past Sat. Had my fogs and corners swapped out, roof spoiler installed, and some other goodies. Alex also programmed me for the euro corner delete, auto windows up/down and the m3 digital speedo! I love the speedo...looks very cool.

As always, quality job. Had me in and out in a short time. AKMotorwerk for the W!
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Swung by the shop this past Sat. Had my fogs and corners swapped out, roof spoiler installed, and some other goodies. Alex also programmed me for the euro corner delete, auto windows up/down and the m3 digital speedo! I love the speedo...looks very cool.

As always, quality job. Had me in and out in a short time. AKMotorwerk for the W!
Did Alex show you "The Pit"?
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Swung by the shop this past Sat. Had my fogs and corners swapped out, roof spoiler installed, and some other goodies. Alex also programmed me for the euro corner delete, auto windows up/down and the m3 digital speedo! I love the speedo...looks very cool.

As always, quality job. Had me in and out in a short time. AKMotorwerk for the W!
yep thats AKM... always quick
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