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MY E30 build

Postby Podge30 » Sun May 27, 2012 2:54 pm

In other non dinosaur egg shitting news I replaced my rack and tierod ends just need a wheel alignment and it's all good! This now means every single steering and suspension component is band new :)
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Postby AustinR » Sun May 27, 2012 2:55 pm

Haha. Dude that's awesome.
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Postby M20_fever » Sun May 27, 2012 6:21 pm

Bet the car feels great now!
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Postby Podge30 » Sun May 27, 2012 11:07 pm

It's actually scary to drive lol ill see how it is after a wheel alignment it is obvious now I am shit at doing wheel alignments at home :) lol
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Postby M20_fever » Mon May 28, 2012 12:58 am

Haha yeah that's something I just pay someone to to. You.can get close at home, but you need special equipment to do it right.
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Re: MY E30 build

Postby Podge30 » Mon Aug 06, 2012 10:41 am

Wow no internet sucks major dick! But i have it back now so all is good!!! I haven`t been doing to much work to the BMW as i have been busy working on my G/F Golf. But i have been just cleaning it up a bit i painted the silver panel under the front bar blue again. i painted the roof and pillars black and removed the sticker bomb from the back and painted that part blue as well.

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And here is one of the G/F`s Mk3 we have been working on

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Postby M20_fever » Mon Aug 06, 2012 1:35 pm

I probably say this every time, but love euro bumpers. that blue is hour too. lol @ the b caps on the vdub.
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Postby ten2doyle102 » Mon Aug 06, 2012 1:45 pm

I like bottle cap on other cars sometimes. I had them on an older civic any they looked pretty cool on it. :)
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Postby Nsquared97 » Mon Aug 06, 2012 3:21 pm

M20_fever wrote:I probably say this every time, but love euro bumpers.

Haha ditto.

And I had a guy last week in a Honda yell "Hey I have those wheels!" as I drove past on my bottlecaps. I lol'd a bit.
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Postby M20_fever » Mon Aug 06, 2012 4:20 pm

I've heard of e30 guys selling bcaps on clist for like $400 set to Honda guys,lol.
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Postby ponycarman » Mon Aug 06, 2012 4:47 pm

I should try that lol. I can see the headline " original bmw rims for your honda" lol :)

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Re: MY E30 build

Postby AustinR » Mon Aug 06, 2012 10:52 pm

M20_fever wrote:I've heard of e30 guys selling bcaps on clist for like $400 set to Honda guys,lol.

Oh man that's awesome.

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Postby Podge30 » Tue Aug 07, 2012 1:48 am

Bottle caps rule!!! They are so versatile they can roll forwards, they can roll backwards, they can have Tyres put on them and they can be bolted on to cars!!! What other wheel can do all these other things?
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Re: MY E30 build

Postby Nsquared97 » Tue Aug 07, 2012 4:00 am

Podge30 wrote:Bottle caps rule!!! They are so versatile they can roll forwards, they can roll backwards, they can have Tyres put on them and they can be bolted on to cars!!! What other wheel can do all these other things?

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Postby Podge30 » Fri Nov 16, 2012 3:00 pm

Since I last updated on here I have shifted twice and I now Finaly have the net working ;) a lot has happens since last time and my BMW is Finaly on the road here is a list of specs and some photos of it so you can see where it's at!!

Suspention:
KYB and GAB ultra shocks
6cyl lowered springs
Every bush replaced with solid Strongflex bushes*
Sway bar links replaced

Mechanical:
2.25 inch exhaust
Crazy pod filter
4.45 locked diff
Rear disc brake conversion
Front brake conversion
Countless problems fixed and old parts replaced
Tuned A/F meter
New steering rack and tiro ends
Solid billet tailshaft coupler
Sold bullet shifter bushes

Exterior:
Roof painted black
Chrome bars painted black
Chrome window and door moulds painted black
15x8 +10 dynamic steelies front and rear with 195/55/15 tyres
Updated front panel*
Black bonnet*

Interior:
Black leather seats*
Alpine head unit, and 6x9's with JL amp for the chicks

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