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      05-18-2011, 05:55 PM   #1
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If anyone needs some help with mods or upgrades, DIY's in the area feel free to hit me up and i will be happy to help. I honestly really enjoy working on the cars.

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      05-18-2011, 08:09 PM   #2
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Damn! I'm in Austin but don't have my car with me Oh well!

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      05-19-2011, 01:10 AM   #3
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What part of town are you in? I think Ive seen your car around MoPac and William Cannon.
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What part of town are you in? I think Ive seen your car around MoPac and William Cannon.
I have a house off of South 5th and Oltorf. i frequent south mopac quite a bit
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      05-19-2011, 12:47 PM   #5
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I just ordered the M3 rear spoiler. It looks like you did that to yours.. I might send you a PM to have you come help (not that it will be difficult, but knowing me I will put it on upside down or something).

You put on that M3 bumper? Where did you have it painted? I am thinking of ordering the same one for my coupe.
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You put on that M3 bumper? Where did you have it painted? I am thinking of ordering the same one for my coupe.
Do it. Looks sexy
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I just ordered the M3 rear spoiler. It looks like you did that to yours.. I might send you a PM to have you come help (not that it will be difficult, but knowing me I will put it on upside down or something).

You put on that M3 bumper? Where did you have it painted? I am thinking of ordering the same one for my coupe.
Sure just hit me up. I had it painted at Charlie's body shop on N. Lamar. once its painted it only takes about an hour or 2 at the max to put on
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Hey Brey - i saw that you are selling your wheels. are you putting on new shoes?
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Wish you were in Dallas! lol
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      05-20-2011, 10:45 AM   #10
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Wish you were in Dallas! lol
if you Dallas and Houston guy's ever to make to town (with your cars) you should hit me up
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      05-20-2011, 11:21 AM   #11
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Nice thread, never hurts to have a helping hand.

I'm at Parmer and Mopac, but will keep this in mind. Especially in the upcoming months.
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Hey Brey - i saw that you are selling your wheels. are you putting on new shoes?
Yeah. Probably trading to 18's for a larger sidewall and some stickier tires in the back
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That's awesome it sounds like your only a few blocks from me I live on Mary St. By frans.
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That's awesome it sounds like your only a few blocks from me I live on Mary St. By frans.
That's just down the street from me. What color is your car? I Drive down congress everyday on my way to the office and have prob seen you but didn't know it.
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This weekend -

new drilled rotors and cool carbon pads - They arrive Tomorrow
G2 painted calipers

B&G sport springs (decided i didn't have enough to do this weekend -LOL) ambitious?
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That's cool. I've debated retrofitting mine with I-drive, but don't have enough DIY experience to dare trying... maybe if I put enough money together I'll contact you

(I live downtown)
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That's cool. I've debated retrofitting mine with I-drive, but don't have enough DIY experience to dare trying... maybe if I put enough money together I'll contact you

(I live downtown)
i am happy to help i will say that i haven't done an i-drive retro yet as mine came with i-drive. I have read a few DIY's on it in case i ever wanted to mess with mine or had an issue that i couldn't warranty done on. I have installed multiple audio and navigation units in the past when i used to manage an audio shop in Lubbock years ago so i think it is pretty doable.
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Wow - I have say that doing new rotors and pads at 58k miles was much more of a chore than I was expecting. But now I know the tricks (thanks my best friend and lead mechanic at Land rover).

bring it on anytime!

Hope everyone has a great holiday weekend! I'm off to boil some crawfish 120lbs to be exact.
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I drive a white e92 with a vorsteiner hood.
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Any of you guys drive a white e92 with some sexy rotors on it? Saw one at a ATX Meet a couple of weeks ago
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Any one in Austin area can do BMW coding? I want to turn on the AE as DRL for my 08 E90.
No coding yet. i've been thinking of getting into it. But cant you use the Daeos relay pack to accomplish this?

http://www.jlevistreetwerks.com/3-Se...duct_info.html
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