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      02-06-2011, 01:33 PM   #133
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is anyone planning on entering their car at Import Reactor?
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      02-07-2011, 06:02 PM   #134
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i dont even know what import reactor is, but my car is too stock looking to enter anything.
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      02-08-2011, 01:20 PM   #135
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planning on replacing my battery in my 330i, does anyone have anBavarian Tech scan tool to program in the houston area?
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      02-09-2011, 08:26 PM   #136
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is anyone planning on entering their car at Import Reactor?
planning to attend, but my car is too stock to enter
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      02-10-2011, 05:07 PM   #137
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Hi everyone!
I'm new to this forum. I live on the Sugar Land side of town. I have a stock 2009 328i in Space Gray with Coral Red interior and Sport package. I finally have some free time for some cosmetic mods so I'm looking through forums for ideas. I'm thinking about doing the front end first and replacing the reflectors with body colored ones and adding a front bumper lip. Also, replacing the chrome grill with the factory black one to match the shadowline window trim. Does that seem like a good start? Any advice or tips?
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PS I have four more posts before I start nagging people with PMs about where and how much they got their stuff for haha
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      02-10-2011, 09:22 PM   #138
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How much did they charge you? 165 was my quote from them.
Did you end up going with this body shop? I'm also in need of getting a front bumper lip painted and looking for the best deal and quality.
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      02-11-2011, 11:11 AM   #139
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Did you end up going with this body shop? I'm also in need of getting a front bumper lip painted and looking for the best deal and quality.
I'm getting mine painted as we speak for $100. PM me for info.
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      02-11-2011, 11:57 AM   #140
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if you want the best quality go to collision plus on bellaire. they do excellent work. had my aero lip painted/molded from them last week. not cheap tho by any means.
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      02-11-2011, 03:07 PM   #141
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hey i was thinking about installing a sound system in my car... any ideas?

i was thinking about a 16" sub... and then an amp... but i have absolutely no idea where to begin, please help me out!

currently im running with a stock sound system.


thanks! PM me!


PS: you guys know any local Houston Audio shops which will get me fitted with the stuff i need?
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      02-11-2011, 03:07 PM   #142
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yeah, i work in westchase so when i come home, i take BW all the way around to 288.

go north on 288 for a mile and then exit W. Orem.

if you see a bone stock looking black 335 with blacked out badges, that's me. if you see a silver steel SRT8 with 22" Torque Thurst II's and an exhaust that sounds like babies burning in hell, that's my wife HAHA !!!!
I work up in westchase as well, although i am from clear lake...long ass hike...but where you work at up there?
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hey i was thinking about installing a sound system in my car... any ideas?

i was thinking about a 16" sub... and then an amp... but i have absolutely no idea where to begin, please help me out!

currently im running with a stock sound system.


thanks! PM me!


PS: you guys know any local Houston Audio shops which will get me fitted with the stuff i need?
16"sub is a lot but i shouldn't be talking. i just got done putting in 2 12" cvr kickers with a memphis class d amp (1000watt). i went big with one. what are you looking for out of ur sub exactly? how much are you willing to spend?
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      02-11-2011, 07:42 PM   #144
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Hi everyone!
I'm new to this forum. I live on the Sugar Land side of town. I have a stock 2009 328i in Space Gray with Coral Red interior and Sport package. I finally have some free time for some cosmetic mods so I'm looking through forums for ideas. I'm thinking about doing the front end first and replacing the reflectors with body colored ones and adding a front bumper lip. Also, replacing the chrome grill with the factory black one to match the shadowline window trim. Does that seem like a good start? Any advice or tips?
Thanks,
GQ

PS I have four more posts before I start nagging people with PMs about where and how much they got their stuff for haha
def a good start, search cyba he has a lot of good stuff for ur car, grills, exhaust tips and scoops.
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      02-11-2011, 08:18 PM   #145
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I'm getting mine painted as we speak for $100. PM me for info.
This is my fifth post so I'll PM you tomorrow. Thanks!
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      02-11-2011, 08:31 PM   #146
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I work up in westchase as well, although i am from clear lake...long ass hike...but where you work at up there?
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      02-11-2011, 08:49 PM   #147
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I work in Westchase too. Westheimer @ Walnut Bend.
Lunch anyone? Has anyone found a good hand-carwash in that area?
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hey i was thinking about installing a sound system in my car... any ideas?

i was thinking about a 16" sub... and then an amp... but i have absolutely no idea where to begin, please help me out!

currently im running with a stock sound system.


thanks! PM me!


PS: you guys know any local Houston Audio shops which will get me fitted with the stuff i need?
Here's a link to what I did. I don't know how much trunk room you're willing to loose though. I measured my luggage before I designed it and it fits. (added that part for all the "you have no trunk" haters.)
http://www.e90post.com/forums/showth...trunk+pictures
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      02-11-2011, 09:23 PM   #149
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Here's a link to what I did. I don't know how much trunk room you're willing to loose though. I measured my luggage before I designed it and it fits. (added that part for all the "you have no trunk" haters.)
http://www.e90post.com/forums/showth...trunk+pictures
Great work , I'm jealous lol
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      02-12-2011, 02:55 AM   #150
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I like "best hand car wash" on Richmond. across from SAMs boat basically.
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      02-12-2011, 03:37 PM   #151
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16"sub is a lot but i shouldn't be talking. i just got done putting in 2 12" cvr kickers with a memphis class d amp (1000watt). i went big with one. what are you looking for out of ur sub exactly? how much are you willing to spend?

i dont know man... i juss want a little more kick outta the bass... the stock system just isn't doing it for me... i was thinking one 16" should be enough... but i have no clue about amps! what would be a reasonable price range?
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      02-12-2011, 04:19 PM   #152
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Here's a link to what I did. I don't know how much trunk room you're willing to loose though. I measured my luggage before I designed it and it fits. (added that part for all the "you have no trunk" haters.)
http://www.e90post.com/forums/showth...trunk+pictures
wow! looks nice dude!
how much did you spend?
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      02-12-2011, 07:13 PM   #153
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Who makes a 16" sub? I have never heard of that size... JL makes some non-standard diameters, but I dont think in a 16".
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anyone wanna get paid for a JB4 and DCI install tonight or tomorrow.

mine just came in and i'm the least mechanically inclined person ever.
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