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Maverix 05-23-2010 11:49 PM

Just finished seafoaming the car. Now in the process of doing it's oil change.

1996 328ti 05-24-2010 12:06 AM

Muffler this week
Oil change
New track brake pads
brake fluid
reset Oil SI
stapled headliner to cardboard backing

Mini got 4 tires.
Front inside were corded. :(
Needs rotors and brake pads.

Needs an oil change
Probably could use rotors and pads too.

UberWagen 05-24-2010 01:26 AM

Put on H&R sport Springs, Bilstein shocks & struts, new rear shock mounts, new strut bearings and turner motorsport reinforcement plates today. Getting new tires mounted tomorrow.

ChItalian1027 05-24-2010 01:35 AM

Did my Tstat and replaced my coolant. Gaskets were so damn brittle and barely anyone had any on stock. Used a paper gasket which is a temporary fix. Going to either RMEuro or AutohausAZ to find the best one for the cheapest price :biggrin: for the Thermostat Housing. Not sure if my temp gauge should be reading the middle indicator even with coolant in there. Bled the system properly thanks to Jess and James for the write up.

Coolant was so dark green it was unbelievable how my car was still running. My cousin NEVER took care of this car and I'm trying to get it to where I want it. So much fun :biggrin: My brother in-law helped me out with the drive on ramps and tools. Now I need to invest in more tools and some ramps.

Next up is new tires, brakes, and an oil change.

tiFreak 05-24-2010 01:50 AM

went to a meet, I also shadowlined the trim on the E30 with electrical tape, it doesn't look as bad as you'd think :lol:

Jean H.318TI 05-24-2010 02:53 AM

Installed my corbeau 4 points racing harness

wolferj-RIP 05-24-2010 03:02 AM

I let mine rest after a perfect drive to SoCal and back... The new motor was a joy to drive, especially on the open road (I-5), and the car performed flawlessly... I made it from the Rose bowl to my door in exactly 5 hours (370 miles), including 1 pitstop for gas. A perfect cruise at 85-90mph for the most part, and the car begged to go faster...

trikzta 05-25-2010 02:53 AM

swapped the cat for the one i got from marv car runs smooth but now is throwing a cam sensor code

bob///M 05-25-2010 09:01 PM

got my car a new front bumper and got my bonnet bra on

familytruckster 05-27-2010 06:16 PM

Replaced the front brake hoses, cleaned the MAF, and checked some wiring.

Now the fuel trim is even farther off!

xxxJohnBoyxxx 05-27-2010 09:46 PM

Added 1/2 quart oil, empty catch can, filled Meth tank, checked and aired tires, Updated maps on Navagation, dropped boost to 14psi, turned up Meth controller to on at 8psi full dump at 20psi, wiped down engine, wiped down interior, braced driver seat back bracket, fixed rattle on passenger door, tightened A/C belt, checked and removed all items that were not mine and could get me in trouble like Girls panties/bras, cloths, make-up, etc.

spidertri 05-28-2010 05:14 PM

Installed UUC Clutch pedal bushings, new passenger side outside door handle trim, and preventatively fixed my passenger door window because that thing was moving slooooow.

familytruckster 05-29-2010 10:06 PM

oil filter housing gaskets, oil change, degreased engine compartment and under the car.

Jovela 05-29-2010 10:48 PM

Installed Bilstein-H&R Sport Suspension
Joined the LSD club

....off to the proving grounds!!!

tiFreak 05-30-2010 12:41 AM

diagnosed why the rear brakes in my E30 would drag, needs a master cylinder

also added a drift charm :biggrin:

found it at work when I was cleaning a car up to sell a while ago, its been hanging on the wall in the shop for a year or so, so I stole it :lol:

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