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#1 (permalink) Old 06-30-2005, 11:46 PM
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just wondering like what different people prefer with their cars.....
i personally think bmw makes a fine oiled machine and i keep it that way


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Eh, I don't think any stock car that I can afford has a suspension good enough for how I like to drive my car. But, I think as far as stock cars go, BMW does do everything very well. But they have different people than me in mind when they think who is going to be driving this car. Especially when they are new.
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Modified. definately.

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BMW makes excellent machines from the factory, but aside from a select few exotics on the road these days, no car really comes with a highly tuned suspension to suit my demands.

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word to what realbmw just said.


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Definitely Modified. Bmw turns out an awesome machine which makes it that much better to modify. Take a performance machine and then make it better.

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modified, but nothing ricey. german parts only.

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some cars are made to be modded... like the e36... very few mods can make it look unbelievable... such as clear.. get rid of that amber.. and your rolling a nice clean ride!

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modified or OEM+ as we call it...OEM+ is adding options from higher models that you cant afford so you get the lower model and add the higher end model parts and save some cash, and get an argueably close competitor...like getting a E30 325i and slapping on the iS rear diff, throw in a S52 and an E30 M3 suspension and brakes...whahlah...its not "modified" its OEM+

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modified, but nothing ricey. german parts only.
i feel u
moded all the way but certain cars i would leave stock
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