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Old 04-21-2012, 12:36 AM
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I could rip out the x-brace from my 328i. I doubt anyone would notice it is gone.
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Old 04-21-2012, 07:38 AM
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I could rip out the x-brace from my 328i. I doubt anyone would notice it is gone.
Hahaha. do it. Its not like they track it or do any spirited driving LOL
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Old 04-21-2012, 07:43 AM
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Old 04-21-2012, 10:12 AM
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Old 04-21-2012, 10:14 AM
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Sweet. I always thought the ones that sit in like that are nicer than the ones that stick out.
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Old 04-21-2012, 10:26 AM
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Sweet. I always thought the ones that sit in like that are nicer than the ones that stick out.
Me too....if anyone wants my old ones that stick out lmk...also no more oil hitting ground since change the 10w30 out to the 15w50...o well

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Old 04-21-2012, 10:29 AM
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Really? I like the later ones with the fatter outsides a lot more than the pre-96 ones. To each their own I suppose.

I'm sitting at the clinic waiting for results of my strep test, anyone wanna place a bet?!
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Old 04-21-2012, 11:08 AM
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I would need more related knowledge to bet on the outcome of your strep test



I thought these camber arms would be a quick couple hour job, but this is gonna turn into an all-day project. The outer bolts are corroded into the bushing (big surprise there), and one snapped off with the nut. And apparently you have to drop the diff just to remove the inner bolt
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Old 04-21-2012, 11:27 AM
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Cj... that sucks.

I think the Older kidneys look better.

Like mentioned 100% opinion though.



I got something done to my car today... first person to guess gets 1$ via paypal (you pay the fees)
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Old 04-21-2012, 11:27 AM
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Ha! I was just in there doing the same thing Cj lol. I didn't drop the diff, I took out a few bolts and maneuvered it around.

Still a pita. It should be easy but it's not.

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Old 04-21-2012, 11:29 AM
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Dildo shift knob mod?
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Old 04-21-2012, 11:29 AM
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apparently you have to drop the diff just to remove the inner bolt
I thought you knew that. Just take the diff bolts out so you can move it around a little. It doesn't take much to get room enough to get the bolt out. Be careful putting the diff bolts back in. They are easy to cross-thread.
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Old 04-21-2012, 11:45 AM
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No? He asked what he's done recently, not what the first mod to every car is.
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Old 04-21-2012, 11:47 AM
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Came back negative, so I woulda lost.

I thought I had it in the bag from WebMD, and the doctor said it was just some other similar infection or it was a bad test and gave me a regimin of amoxicillin to kill it. Whatevs. I'm not running a fever and I feel perfectly normal aside from the sore throat, so I'm not to glum about it.
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Old 04-21-2012, 11:50 AM
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Would a regular 3 series out perform a 350z? Like a 2007 or 2008

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Old 04-21-2012, 11:51 AM
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Ha! I was just in there doing the same thing Cj lol. I didn't drop the diff, I took out a few bolts and maneuvered it around.

Still a pita. It should be easy but it's not.

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I thought you knew that. Just take the diff bolts out so you can move it around a little. It doesn't take much to get room enough to get the bolt out. Be careful putting the diff bolts back in. They are easy to cross-thread.
I knew you had to remove it to get to the upper arm, I thought the lower arm was accessible, though.

It shouldn't be too hard, it's more the outer bolts that I'm worried about. I might need to borrow my friend's sledge.

Matt, did you have to disconnect the DS from the diff?
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Old 04-21-2012, 12:27 PM
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Old 04-21-2012, 12:28 PM
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An E36? No.


Outhandle? Yes, it's a very capable chassis.


Outfast them? No.
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Old 04-21-2012, 12:32 PM
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Old 04-21-2012, 12:48 PM
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Yeah, not straight line obviously. I meant like around a track or something

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Old 04-21-2012, 12:49 PM
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An E36? No.


Outhandle? Yes, it's a very capable chassis.


Outfast them? No.
an e92 335 would give it a run for its money though. Dunno if he meant the z or BMW when he said 2007
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Old 04-21-2012, 01:57 PM
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Old 04-21-2012, 02:00 PM
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You don't count..


And can someone tell me why the f*ck Audi steering fluid costs 22/liter? Not even OEM!

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Old 04-21-2012, 02:10 PM
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I pull on 350z's and g35's all the time
How do i make my 318 as fast as urs? Do i need cold air intakes?
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Old 04-21-2012, 02:14 PM
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