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Old Fri, May-10-2013, 03:25:38 AM   #1371
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Default Re: Obioban's 2005 Imola Red M3 coupe (56K mass murder)

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Found a sweet list of weight saving mods

Appendix: 6oz
Gallbladder: 2oz
Spleen: 5oz
Kidney: 4oz
Tonsils: 2oz
Teeth: 1oz

Over 1 lb total!
-15lbs at any time when removed

I win


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Old Fri, May-10-2013, 10:34:13 AM   #1372
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-15lbs at any time when removed

I win

I bet your stock leg was far more than 15 lbs!
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Yea, I was 25lbs lighter after
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Old Thu, Jun-06-2013, 03:42:36 PM   #1374
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Valve train looking healthy at 135,000 miles. Today is besian vanos fix install day!

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Valve train looking healthy at 135,000 miles. Today is besian vanos fix install day!

Cant wait to see your pics on the vanos fix. Was your vanos rattling?
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Cant wait to see your pics on the vanos fix. Was your vanos rattling?
A tiny bit.

I'm doing all of their fixes, and have the dr vanos cryo hub, so should be good to go, vanos wise, for a while!
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Any update on the fixes . I need a good DIY with torque specs.
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Any update on the fixes . I need a good DIY with torque specs.
They're all installed. Besian has an excellent guide.
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Couple panorama shots from bimmerfest this weekend. LOTS of cars!





And, this amused me. Everyone ignoring an MP4-12C because there was a TMS e92 M3 next to it.

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