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      12-22-2012, 02:48 AM   #485
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they all come with headlight washers, you have to pull em off and have your shop fill in the holes



can you code the dogs to shit
Completely false. This is my second M3 bumper and I didn't have headlamp washers on it nor did I have holes that my shop had to fill in.
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Happy holidays, all. Is BMW Vista still a mod friendly place to take car to? Do you guys know any cool service advisor there? Cheers.
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Happy holidays, all. Is BMW Vista a mod friendly place to take car to? Do you guys know any cool service advisor there? Cheers.
From my experience yes, my SA is Brian. If your m3 is supercharged I think that'd cause problems at most dealerships though.
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Happy holidays, all. Is BMW Vista a mod friendly place to take car to? Do you guys know any cool service advisor there? Cheers.
From my experience yes, my SA is Brian. If your m3 is supercharged I think that'd cause problems at most dealerships though.
Thanks for the advice. I went there b4 but that was prior to the supercharger. Hopefully this would not cause too much a hassle.
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Thanks for the advice. I went there b4 but that was prior to the supercharger. Hopefully this would not cause too much a hassle.
Natasha, used to be from BMW South County...she's awesome. Just let her know that you were recommended by e90post members.
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already did, the flow is comparable to yours now
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      12-28-2012, 12:26 AM   #491
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Happy holidays, all. Is BMW Vista still a mod friendly place to take car to? Do you guys know any cool service advisor there? Cheers.
Natasha is cool, tell her youre friends with ken

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already did, the flow is comparable to yours now
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      12-29-2012, 03:38 AM   #492
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Thanks, guys. Went yesterday and Natasha was hugely helpful ... A+ service!

Another 1000 miles, will be back there for new tires and oil change.
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      12-30-2012, 12:44 AM   #493
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obviously, just signed up here, but I do a TON of side work out of my garage in La Mesa.

shoot me a text message and we can go from there (eight one five) five two zero - two nine one five

recent thread of my work

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Also have had a couple other members contact me for work, and completed a couple side jobs as well.

This weeks huge job is a full front/rear suspension/reinforcement on an E36 M3 sedan.
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Anyone here have a 325/328 with a muffler delete? I am interested in getting it done but would like to hear it in person. I've been looking at a lot of youtube videos but you can't always get a accurate representation from them. Thanks! Also anyone recommend any shops in SD to get it done?
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Anyone here have a 325/328 with a muffler delete? I am interested in getting it done but would like to hear it in person. I've been looking at a lot of youtube videos but you can't always get a accurate representation from them. Thanks! Also anyone recommend any shops in SD to get it done?
Lyon's mufler and brake in San Marcos did mine on my 335i
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      12-31-2012, 10:57 AM   #496
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Anyone here have a 325/328 with a muffler delete? I am interested in getting it done but would like to hear it in person. I've been looking at a lot of youtube videos but you can't always get a accurate representation from them. Thanks! Also anyone recommend any shops in SD to get it done?
I have electronic cutouts if you ever want to choose when you want to be loud.
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That's a nice idea, how much did that run you
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So I'm interested in this muffler delete too, but I keep seeing something called "droning", can someone please inform me on what that is?
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So I'm interested in this muffler delete too, but I keep seeing something called "droning", can someone please inform me on what that is?
droning is a audible sound that can give you a headache in a quick sec lol its similar to when one window is cracked and you here that woffing type sound
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droning is a audible sound that can give you a headache in a quick sec lol its similar to when one window is cracked and you here that woffing type sound
Sounds like it can be annoying real quick, thanks for the quick response.
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I've never been show quality but this takes me out for sure. I didn't even feel it rub.

Hopefully the pic shows
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That's a nice idea, how much did that run you
Shop work was $125 and the DMH cutouts were $350if I recall because I bought 1 cutout for each pipe.
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I've never been show quality but this takes me out for sure. I didn't even feel it rub.

Hopefully the pic shows
Is that just transfer or was there paint damage? if it's transfer, it'll buff out...try megs 105/205 combo and finish it with megs ultimate.
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Thanks, guys. Went yesterday and Natasha was hugely helpful ... A+ service!

Another 1000 miles, will be back there for new tires and oil change.
They are good people at BMW Vista, never had a bad experience. Chad is my SA there and always is super helpful and accommodating.
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Is that just transfer or was there paint damage? if it's transfer, it'll buff out...try megs 105/205 combo and finish it with megs ultimate.
105/205 combo works great. They sell it at local auto stores now.
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Thanks guys ill go look for it. It must be transfer because I didnt feel anything when it happened
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