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Old 04-04-2012, 10:49 AM
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Latest update.... The Stormtrooper is still on jackstands. I haven't been able to devote nearly enough time to working on it as I hoped, but should be able to wrench for a while tonight. May acually get her back on the road for a shakedown by the end of the week. I've got the passenger side Upper and Lower control arms (with powerflex bushings) replaced along that side's tierod. Driver's side is partially disassembled but not much else to do besides installation of the new parts. I'm also going to install the Eibach sway bars (arrived on Friday) and swap out the motor and tranny mounts. Also noticed that my "new" (10,000 mile old) front sway bar endliks are shot...so I ordered these:

http://www.powergridinc.com/swaybar.asp




Also working on a "trick" solution for the rear endlinks....


She should be a whole lot of fun once I'm all done! Then it's time for vanos seals and cooling system!!
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2003 530i (Alpine White/Sand Beige) - 18x8.5 & 18x9.5 ACS Type II Wheels - BC Racing Coilovers - Eibach Sway Bars - Beastpower Sway Bar Brackets - M-Technic Replica Bumpers - Slimmbones CSL-Style Spltters - Magnaflow Muffler - Dinan CAI - TopSpeed Performance Strut Brace - Carbon Fiber Valve Cover Fascias - Zionsville Autosport Radiator/Fan Kit - Revmax Stage II Torque Converter - AMG Paddle Shifters

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