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      05-28-2019, 08:46 AM   #45
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Nice with a lot pictures, car looks great!
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Enjoyed every photo and the visual history makes me want the 128i even more!

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      05-28-2019, 08:09 PM   #47
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So jelly. Would love to know what the finances of this was.i guess if you gotta ask you can't afford it...
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      05-29-2019, 07:38 AM   #48
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Would love to know what the finances of this was.
Not me!
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Well, all the parts are here and prepped, ready to be assembled and installed.

I just need to find the time.

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      06-15-2019, 05:38 PM   #50
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All the bits posing for a group photo.

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Are you still planning on doing the M3 steering rack?
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      06-15-2019, 06:37 PM   #52
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Are you still planning on doing the M3 steering rack?
Yes, at the same time I install the rear.
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      06-17-2019, 03:09 PM   #53
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Looks great. How much did you spend on your car so far? Just trying to see what I need to spend to get it close to what you have (or trying to).
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Looks great. How much did you spend on your car so far?
Thanks!

I am aware that it's a substantial amount, but I stopped adding it up a long time ago.
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Fun fact: The M27x1.5 axle nuts require a torque of 310 lb-ft.

Had to order one of these:
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      06-21-2019, 10:23 PM   #56
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Woah, that thing is massive.


Been meeting to post back and say thank you for the sunglasses holder part number. Just put mine on and love it.
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      06-29-2019, 11:09 PM   #57
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I finally took the time to pull the front fender liners and tidy everything up.

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      07-02-2019, 09:55 PM   #58
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Drew the 0058 drive flanges into the hub bearings this evening and threw on the rotors and calipers for a quick confirmation fit.

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Impressive stuff you got there.
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Impressive stuff you got there.
That's what she said.





(Sorry, I couldn't resist.)
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I'm finally happy with the color match on my keyhole delete. I had ordered it painted but it came in a bit too off, so I finally got around to respraying it.

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