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3-Series (E21, E30) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1975-1983 and 1984-1991 line. Specific models: BMW 315, BMW 316, BMW 318, BMW 318i, BMW 320/4, BMW 320i, BMW 320/6, BMW 323i, BMW 320i. E30 Family models include: BMW 325e, BMW 325i, BMW 325is, BMW 325ix.

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Old 10-01-2006, 02:33 AM   #1 (permalink)
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What I did today

Well today was a long day and I still didn't get everything done.

So I guess I'll tell everyone what happend to my car in August. I was going to a River Cats game to meet my partents there. As I'm getting ready to park I miss the entrance to the lot I want to be in. So I pull over and get ready to make a U-turn. Just as the nose of my car gets into the other lane I hear the worst possible sound, locked up tires, I look up only to see a car about 4 feet away from my door, then BAM. B-pillar got pushed in about 3-4 inches, but the door bar did its job and protected me. If I was in an older jap car I would of at least gotten a broken arm and possibly a broken leg. I didn't post about it when it happend because all of the, I'm sorry you got hit and its sad to see your car like that, post wouldn't fix my car and I was upset about what happend to my car that I had spent so much time and money on fixing.

So the begining of Sept. I got another BMW and untill today it was all stock besides the wheels I put on it and the muffler.

So today me and my friend swapped pretty much every mod I have done in the last 2 1/2 years to my new car in a day. All we have left is to put some of thhttp://www.norcal-ls1.com/multimedia/data/500/238front_subframe-med.jpge stock stuff on my car that got hit so it can be moved.

The pic doesn't show the extent of the damage well, there is about 3-4 inches between the door catch in the B-pillar and the latch in the door.



My new white car, all stock besides wheels and muffler.


Removed my front and rear subframes cause I had polly bushings in everything.



The final product. Full Ground Control kit with 445 pound springs on the front and 475's on the rear and Koni SA's on all 4 corners.
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Old 10-01-2006, 07:08 AM   #2 (permalink)
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hehe god, we spent the whole day doing that lol any pics of me grinding that perch? i love fire hehe
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hehe god, we spent the whole day doing that lol any pics of me grinding that perch? i love fire hehe
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Nice. Good that they let you take all the stuff off your old car. How did you manage that?
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he didnt go through insurance thats how lol
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Huge thanks to Kyle for helping me yesterday and today.

We basically changed every mod I had done to my bronzite car over 2 1/2 years in one weekend. What we did is rack up my stock E30 and my modded bronzite E30 next to eachother at the shop I work at and changed the complete suspension and subframes between the two cars. I also put on the BBS spoiler that was on my bronzite car on my white one today too.

I was going to take more pics today with the spoiler on but the lighting was poor. If it doesn't rain tomorrow like the weather says it might I'll wash the white car and take some decent pics.
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no problem sir thanks for access to the shop for my own personal projects too...not to mention being my best man.......duh...lol
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