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      03-31-2012, 12:15 PM   #1
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WHO'S & WHEN'S @ The Ring

Hey guys just starting this so that every one going can post their dates (if they want)

I'll be there tomorrow morning untill 10.30hrs that is on April the 1st
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Hey guys just starting this so that every one going can post their dates (if they want)

I'll be there tomorrow morning untill 10.30hrs that is on April the 1st
Good idea....

For tomorrow, are you driving the track or doing other business? Can your PSSs handle another track day?
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I would love to go again soon. Don't really know when though.
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In late april or may I definetly can. I do have to get my clutch installed though.
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In late april or may I definetly can. I do have to get my clutch installed though.

STILL ??? I thought you took care of that already. No wonder you didn't call me for a ride back!
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Good idea....

For tomorrow, are you driving the track or doing other business? Can your PSSs handle another track day?
I'm finishing my ps2's tomorrow

Next saturday the little monster will receive some new shoes yes pss!
new engine and brake fluids; N55 midpipes Yeahh
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STILL ??? I thought you took care of that already. No wonder you didn't call me for a ride back!
Yup I have to wait on Mike for his friend with the lift to have some time.

Pretty much everything else is done except this and going to K-town to get the car aligned and cornerbalanced since I also added the adjustable camber plates up front.
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I would love to go again soon. Don't really know when though.
Hi Dave,

could you redirect me to the post about the Schrott harnasses please.

I did stumble upon it this week but I can't find it anymore
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Harnesses????? Is there a special going on???
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Hi Dave,

could you redirect me to the post about the Schrott harnasses please.

I did stumble upon it this week but I can't find it anymore

Try searching for: Schroth mit "th"


Did you mean this thread? be sure to also look at page two!
http://www.1addicts.com/forums/showt...roth+harnesses
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Try searching for: Schroth mit "th"


Did you mean this thread? be sure to also look at page two!
http://www.1addicts.com/forums/showt...roth+harnesses
Thanks Dave that was fast but.....it wasn't the one I came across.

I will continue my search but "mit" th
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In late april or may I definetly can. I do have to get my clutch installed though.

^^this from the man who says he's done mod'ing!!
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^^this from the man who says he's done mod'ing!!
HEY I don't consider a clutch change a "Mod" ........more like a "upgrade" or "enhancement"

I'm almost "finalized" though....
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Harnesses????? Is there a special going on???
It's just that I keep moving sideways in them stock seats ..........

Only on track off course
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It's just that I keep moving sideways in them stock seats ..........

Only on track off course
Trust me, I know how you feel. I thought they had a sale or something posted.
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I'm probably gonna make a trip april 21st with Josh for one last go around before he takes off. Plus we want to test his now s/c'ed m3 on the Ring.
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I'm probably gonna make a trip april 21st with Josh for one last go around before he takes off. Plus we want to test his now s/c'ed m3 on the Ring.
Gotta check my schedule for that one........
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just waiting for my new shoes to arrive, I gotta TDY to Spang coming up, I know its just up the road from me but hey, and while Im there I might make an evening trip out to the ring.
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Today I had the privilege to ride side by side with Sabine S. on the ring. Porsche vs BMW

Sadly it only lasted a nanosecond
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So how was your day at the ring?
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So how was your day at the ring?
Track was dry no frozen damp or iced surface although it was -3c at 8hrs
I rolled out at 9 when the temp. had risen a bit
I was there with my son wich took his e36 ///M3 for his maiden trip on the NS. No need to tell you that mam (at home) wasn't feeling to happy

I did my few laps learning the track and ended up doing them flawless but at a slower pace in order to avoid unpleasant surprises . All in all a good moment with very light traffic but with Sabine and her big fat white superfast Porsche . I just stayed a few hours and went shopping in Lux. on my way home.

The problem that I have on the car since Spa is that my brakes are kinda pulsating when pushing hard rather then the smooth equal pressure I felt before. My guess is that the pads aren't up to their task on a trackday or several in my case
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The problem that I have on the car since Spa is that my brakes are kinda pulsating when pushing hard rather then the smooth equal pressure I felt before. My guess is that the pads aren't up to their task on a trackday or several in my case
Sounds like your pads have built up deposits on the rotor surface. You just need to put some more kms on the rotors and wear off those deposits.
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