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      04-12-2013, 03:04 PM   #23
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Still haven't got my summer wheels/tires ordered/installed.
Sounds to me like somebody needs to get moving
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      04-12-2013, 03:46 PM   #24
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Reposted link, but looking for susp upgrade comments/inputs...

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If any of you brethren would like to help, please see my thread: http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=827713
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      04-29-2013, 02:32 PM   #25
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Guys I need a brake PAD ONLY recommendation for FRONT+REAR that I can have delivered by friday AM. any recommendations of pad/vendor?
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Are you guys lapping in D or DS? Any transmission issues?

It's such a slush box on the street...wasn't originally thinking of tracking the car because of that but this thread has piqued my interest.
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Are you guys lapping in D or DS? Any transmission issues?

It's such a slush box on the street...wasn't originally thinking of tracking the car because of that but this thread has piqued my interest.
I put it in DS and let her rip. No attempt to manually shift was made. Too much else to focus on rather than trying to remember while under duress whether to push or pull. A standard tranny like I learned to drive on would be easier frankly.
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Guys I need a brake PAD ONLY recommendation for FRONT+REAR that I can have delivered by friday AM. any recommendations of pad/vendor?
Hawk HT-10, get it from tirerack. lots of places have them though.
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Car has seen Chuckwalla, Fontana, and Buttonwillow. All rather tame, in my opinion, and I had no issues. The only thing I'd want to change right now for future venues is square vs. staggered setup, and tossing some more track appropriate tires on the car. Brake fade wasn't an issue (running my second set of OEM's on both the front and back), and even without the M suspension (sport suspension, yes, but still...) body roll on tight turns at speed was nominal. Very tight.

FWIW, I stayed in manual the whole time. That's the way I drive the car 95% of the time, anyway.
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EBC's are great my next pads once warranty is over
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