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      09-18-2012, 09:16 PM   #419
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I'd say the stock FMIC is 2kg's, ETS around 6kgs. Doesn't make sense to me that 4kg would lower the front. Nothing else has changed
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There is a chart somewhere in the e90 forum comparing the weight of each. I can also weigh my stock too, but I don't believe the ETS is that much heavier. The wagner and ETS were the lighter ones.
Stock FMIC = 3kg, ETS = 8.5kg.

Bar & plate are much heavier than tube & fin IC's
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      09-18-2012, 09:57 PM   #421
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Stock FMIC = 3kg, ETS = 8.5kg.

Bar & plate are much heavier than tube & fin IC's
You must have a nightmare of a driveway entrance, if 5Kg's can make the difference with scraping..
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      09-18-2012, 11:10 PM   #422
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Doesn't make sense to me that 4kg would lower the front.
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      09-19-2012, 03:32 AM   #424
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Yes. Grew up in stellenbosch and have been here for 20 years. What's the issue?
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      09-19-2012, 04:49 AM   #425
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Fair call - and only u can tell what ur car is doing

Agree larger and more efficient fmic would help greatly in delivering cooler air and more efficient engine temps. But that much difference?

Yes. Grew up in stellenbosch and have been here for 20 years. What's the issue?
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Good option for carpeted mats . No more divot in the carpet
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Looks good mate..

Will deffinately order one.. Thanks for the link.

Its my birthday next week, so I am making up the list for the misses..
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Looks good mate..

Will deffinately order one.. Thanks for the link.

Its my birthday next week, so I am making up the list for the misses..
Yes, stop my heel catching... easier to drive for sure.
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Nice heel scuff plate, Ian - can I pls have a link where u got them?

After weeks of waiting (my fault taking my own sweet time installing mods!) - my EvolveR Stage 3 tune arrived today!!! Can't wait to get home and load it on the car!
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Nice heel scuff plate, Ian - can I pls have a link where u got them?

After weeks of waiting (my fault taking my own sweet time installing mods!) - my EvolveR Stage 3 tune arrived today!!! Can't wait to get home and load it on the car!
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I actually only installed the metal part of this, as the plastic/rubber plate made it too high for my feet
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Install and enjoy, but if I hear you say beast I'm gonna throw up in my mouth
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I actually only installed the metal part of this, as the plastic/rubber plate made it too high for my feet
Thx Ian!

Sitting in car at the moment surfing net whilst waiting for tune to upload! If it wasn't so bloody wet and cold here, I'd be taking her out for a drive tonight to test it!!
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Looks great! Just needs a drop and spacers.
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That heel scuff plate looks great! Mine already has a nice flat patch where my heels have dug into the carpet so this might be a solution haha... matches the BMWP aluminium pedals too!
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That heel scuff plate looks great! Mine already has a nice flat patch where my heels have dug into the carpet so this might be a solution haha... matches the BMWP aluminium pedals too!
Yep, scuff plate makes driving much easier, as heel isn't stuck in divot made in carpet from normal driving. Great little mod for any MT
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Sick of the dust and sea mist on my car... bought this off Amazon for $270 delivered. http://www.amazon.com/dp/B005ZTPZY2/...p_M3T1_SC_dp_1
Takes less that 60 secs to get on & off.
I hear your frustration Ian but... two things Damian at Final Inspection told me NOT to do were:
  1. Never use a mop/brush to wipe down your car and
  2. Never use a car cover, no matter what it is made from, it will scratch/swirl your car
I wanted to buy similar many times but r e s i s t e d so far
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I hear your frustration Ian but... two things Damian at Final Inspection told me NOT to do were:
  1. Never use a mop/brush to wipe down your car and
  2. Never use a car cover, no matter what it is made from, it will scratch/swirl your car
I wanted to buy similar many times but r e s i s t e d so far
I hear you John, I had the same concern. If you put this cover on correctly it won't scratch the car. The instructions are very specific on how to put the cover on and how to remove it.

I also use a California duster ...never scratched or swirled. See http://www.carcareproducts.com.au/pr...nia_car_duster
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New Wolf's product... "The Mask". Spray on film. Highly recommend for road trips and track days.

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