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      08-30-2010, 10:57 PM   #1
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Recommend me a shop?

I'm thinking about doing some suspension upgrades (some M3 parts, new springs/shocks). Can anyone recommend me a good shop in the DFW area to have this stuff installed? Independent mechanics are ok too.
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The guys at Stett Performance in Plano can help you out.
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I'm thinking about doing some suspension upgrades (some M3 parts, new springs/shocks). Can anyone recommend me a good shop in the DFW area to have this stuff installed? Independent mechanics are ok too.
Do you mind me asking what suspension parts you plan on installing?
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Thinking about doing the BMW PS and the M3 rear subframe bushings, M3 front sway. I don't really track the car but the way the rear end sways and pogo's is not confidence inspiring.
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Oh and thank you for the recommendation, Stett is exactly what I was looking for.
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if you don't mind, would you pm or post the price they quote/charge for the install?
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Yeah, I'll do my best. Classic BMW quoted me 8.5 hrs for the PS install. The M3 stuff they refused to do. So at minimum you'll have 8.5hrs x Stett's hourly price.
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i'd recommend someone from e90post that lives in dallas. i can't think of his name but he's a bmw tech and does side work for CHEAP. just go to the southwest section on e90post and you'll find him.
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Thanks for the tip.
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Mosx, if you find that tech that Bryce is talking about let us all know on here too.
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Mosx, if you find that tech that Bryce is talking about let us all know on here too.
Yes, very interested to find this out.
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I think I found him. Username is BigSlick2332. I posted on the SW E90 board for contact info. Will update members here that requested his info.
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His PM box is full and lately he hasn't been responding to anyone. I'm going to try and find another BMW certified mechanic that does work on the side, maybe we can get a group buy discount
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