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Old 11-03-2005, 03:57 AM   #16
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that'd be sweet if you could get it installed before winter. i can't wait to hear about the install!
Install it before winter so you can hit it from 60 mph in fith and spin the tires.
That might not be a good idea, but install it quick.
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Install it before winter so you can hit it from 60 mph in fith and spin the tires.
That might not be a good idea, but install it quick.
What? I don't get it....
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Addition of the S/C would make snow driving more entertaining. Extra power in a light car with a LSD would equate to a lot of tire spinning in snow. That is if there is no traction control engaged.
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The LSD is definitely waiting till Spring.

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Addition of the S/C would make snow driving more entertaining. Extra power in a light car with a LSD would equate to a lot of tire spinning in snow. That is if there is no traction control engaged.
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OK, I''ll break the news......it came today

A TOTAL DISSAPPOINTMENT!

No instructions, no serpentine belt, and who knows what else is missing. The manifold is the biggest piece of **** you can imagine. Looking at the parts, I can't see how he can justify $2000.00. Remember, he wants over $3000.00 on his website. Oh, and the gaskets are HAND CUT. I mean like with an exacto knife. You can see how sloppy they were done.

I think he got his skills making parts for JC Whitney. I want this pile of crap out of my house ASAP. Calling him tomorrow. Pictures to follow, when my level of disgust subsides.

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Sorry L8, pics when you get a chance. Also take pics of the rotors of the supercharger because he states they are "new" Does it look like a new supercharger? After I see pics I will give you some suggestions on how to get a refund if he gives you any trouble.
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This thing is a total hack.....spread the word


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Old 11-19-2005, 05:19 AM   #24
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I just looked at the blower, it's all new inside. I already have a dispute opened with American Express, incase he trys to screw me. What did you have in mind?



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I'm sorry L8. That is really dissapointing . I was really hoping that this would work out for you. Good luck with the actions you are taking.
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get this guy's DASC kit ... http://www.318ti.org/forum/showthrea...9661#post39661
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I just looked at the blower, it's all new inside. I already have a dispute opened with American Express, incase he trys to screw me. What did you have in mind?
yo man, this f-ing sucks. sorry to hear about it. I hope you get it all worked out, and soon!
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OK, I''ll break the news......it came today

A TOTAL DISSAPPOINTMENT!

No instructions, no serpentine belt, and who knows what else is missing. The manifold is the biggest piece of **** you can imagine. Looking at the parts, I can't see how he can justify $2000.00. Remember, he wants over $3000.00 on his website. Oh, and the gaskets are HAND CUT. I mean like with an exacto knife. You can see how sloppy they were done.

I think he got his skills making parts for JC Whitney. I want this pile of crap out of my house ASAP. Calling him tomorrow. Pictures to follow, when my level of disgust subsides.
be interested to see pics ... i guess kinda like rubbernecking at an accident site.

sorry to hear about this L8, but i guess from what had been happening, it's not totally unexpected. i'd check out the guy's DASC kit he has for sale for $2000, sounds like a good deal.
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i'd like to see pictures before I make a judgement.
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I was thinking of driving down to KO to see the Z3 setup.
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