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      01-31-2012, 01:14 AM   #1
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New guy here

Hi all,

Picked up my 08 328i about a month ago and have been lurking on the forums for a couple weeks now so thought it was about time I said hello!

I've been bone stock up until this past weekend -- started with Eibach pro-kit springs. Next is wheels, which I'm still trying to decide on...

Tons of reading to do, but so far, I'm enjoying the e90 forum!
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      01-31-2012, 02:16 AM   #2
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welcome, time for some pics...
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      01-31-2012, 06:27 AM   #3
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      01-31-2012, 06:47 AM   #4
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No next is some Bilstien HD shocks. Your stock ones will go fast with those springs. Then do wheels, exhaust, stage 3 intake manifold with an AA tune (if you want 330i power or a little better).
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      01-31-2012, 12:31 PM   #5
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Pictures coming soon!

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No next is some Bilstien HD shocks. Your stock ones will go fast with those springs. Then do wheels, exhaust, stage 3 intake manifold with an AA tune (if you want 330i power or a little better).
Thanks for the advice! Was there a big ride improvement with the Bilsteins?
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      01-31-2012, 12:43 PM   #6
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do u have an e92 or e90? sport package or no?

btw, welcome
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      01-31-2012, 12:48 PM   #7
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E90 with premium. No sport package.

Thanks!
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Thanks for the advice! Was there a big ride improvement with the Bilsteins?
Oh yea definitely, the ride got a little stiffer but its worth it. Here is a review from someone else that did it.http://www.e90post.com/forums/showth...light=bilstien Basically I agree with him 100%
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I just picked up the same thing 2 weeks ago. I look forward to seeing what you do with yours.
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Wha? Nobody try to make him feel bad for not getting the N52 motor?
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Wha? Nobody try to make him feel bad for not getting the N52 motor?
You mean N54?

I vote titanium BBS CH-R's for the wheels
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Hi all,

Picked up my 08 328i about a month ago and have been lurking on the forums for a couple weeks now so thought it was about time I said hello!

I've been bone stock up until this past weekend -- started with Eibach pro-kit springs. Next is wheels, which I'm still trying to decide on...

Tons of reading to do, but so far, I'm enjoying the e90 forum!
Welcome!

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      01-31-2012, 03:13 PM   #13
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Did you do the springs yourself or a shop? If it's a shop, do you recommend any good places in LA I can go to? Mine is still bone stock.
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      02-01-2012, 01:29 AM   #15
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FWIW, here are a couple crap photos I took with my phone, which is commensurate to the amount of work I've done to it.

I'll post better ones as I start modding it more! (I'll resize pictures next time too...)
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welcome, let the modd'n begin!
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