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      12-27-2018, 05:42 PM   #45
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do you feel a better pull with the new intakes installed?did you change to stage 2 tune yet?
I can't tell if it pulls any harder. Probably due to the tune (Stage 1) or my butt dyno is just not sensitive enough. Might be easier to tell if the car was stock. I can hear the intake induction noise & the turbo spool is more noticeable.
Catless DP & Stage 2 will be next month....
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      12-30-2018, 04:58 PM   #46
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RK Autowerks induction noise




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I didn't even know you had this progressive build on the forums. Very useful information you've placed in here so far. Excited to see what's yet to come!
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I didn't even know you had this progressive build on the forums. Very useful information you've placed in here so far. Excited to see what's yet to come!
Thanks. Its getting close to completion, then again, does it ever end...
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800GSM microfiber towel.
https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0...?ie=UTF8&psc=1

Lanka - great product for touch up paint cleanup. Best to use a t-shirt or any cloth without long fibers. The goal is to remove the paint on top of the clear coat but not inside the chip.
https://www.amazon.com/Langka-LANGKA...VT71W67G5JMHNN

Key fob case replacement
How to replace: I did have to cut open the original but the new one simply clamps shut


CR2450 key fob batteries
https://www.amazon.com/Sony-CR2450-L...SBENYNXKRG5ZN9

CTEK MUS4.3 12V Automatic 8 Step Battery Charger. My previous vehicle (E60 M5) was on the original battery for 8 years. Not that it was causing issues at the 8 yr mark, just though it was time to replace. Vehicle is plugged in (via engine bay) every day.
https://www.amazon.com/CTEK-93-56-86...pr_product_top



For those who rather have a BMW sticker vs CTEK.
https://www.amazon.com/BMW-4-3-Batte.../dp/B00L1JUUVS
https://www.shopbmwusa.com/PRODUCT/4...ATTERY-CHARGER

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Fine Line Painting Pen - good for applying touch up paints. Not sure how well it works on vertical faces. Bought one but haven't used it.
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Demo vid: forward to 5:25


YOUSHARES 6pcs Miniature Art Paint Brush Set - what I have been using. All tips come to a perfect point
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Orange County Festival of Speed - https://ocfestivalofspeed.com/
Great event to attend, highly recommended.
Nice to see super & hyper cars taken on the track. I prefer to see these vehicles in motion vs stationary...





















Video of the event:



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Nice! Thanks for sharing!
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So awesome.
Thanks, indeed!
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      06-14-2019, 10:21 PM   #54
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Burger Tuning Pedal Tuner
https://www.burgertuning.com/products/bms-pedal-tuner

Though this device does not add horsepower, its a great mod to have.
Had Sprint Booster V2 (E60 M5) which is also a great device. SB costs more & you have to make sure you get a model that works for your car.
BMS has 1 device that supports all BMW models & its $100 cheaper vs SB V3. I do prefer the small size of SB.




Stage 1 tune > Comfort mode > Stage 3 red:
pressing the pedal down 1/4 of an inch feels like Sport + w/ the pedal half way down.



Torx 30 required to remove the pedal for installation.



Plug that goes to the pedal only attaches 1 way.
The other plug can go in both ways & w/ my luck I got it wrong the 1st try.
The controller will not light up & you get a ton or errors in iDrive !@#$%^
You will need a scan tool or ISTA-D (what I used) to clear the errors.





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VViViD Dark Black headlight tint upper & lower section
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VViViD Smoke Black tail light & reflector tint




Wide angle mirror. Sneaky cops always try to pace while in my blind spot.
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Can you share the link to the exhaust tips?
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