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      12-21-2012, 01:41 PM   #1
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Not best pics....
My sublte, tasteful (to me) mods:

H&R springs
12mm spacers in front
10mm in rear
Eisenmann Race rear section w/90mm
35% tint all round
Blacked out kidneys and side grilles
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Front reflector delete
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      12-21-2012, 02:05 PM   #2
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That is a perfect ride height. And those spacers make this thing look so flush. Excellent choices. I dig your style man
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      12-21-2012, 02:21 PM   #3
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looking good. very cleanly modded Barry...
Oh, i just came back from dropping off my E60 M5 there from Sam's.....he's returning back to stock for me
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      12-21-2012, 02:27 PM   #4
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This car looks sick! Cant wait to see it in person
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      12-21-2012, 02:27 PM   #5
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looks great barry.
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      12-21-2012, 02:35 PM   #6
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Awesome. I cant wait to order my HR springs. The height sets it off just right.
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      12-21-2012, 02:39 PM   #7
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The color alone is a tasteful mod (if thats what we can call it) to me ... it differentiates other 5 series cars much easier than wheels and cosmetics.
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      12-21-2012, 03:09 PM   #8
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Not best pics....
My sublte, tasteful (to me) mods:

H&R springs
12mm spacers in front
10mm in rear
Eisenmann Race rear section w/90mm
35% tint all round
Blacked out kidneys and side grilles
Clearbra
Looks great! My ride is at EAS right now getting done. H&R with spacers and 102 mm eisenmann! Will post pics tonight.
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      12-21-2012, 03:34 PM   #9
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Barry, looks awesome. Tastefully done, less is more approach.

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Looks great! My ride is at EAS right now getting done. H&R with spacers and 102 mm eisenmann! Will post pics tonight.
Please do! Looking forward to seeing this tomorrow at C&C too.
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      12-21-2012, 03:40 PM   #10
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Looks excellent Barry. The spacers create a perfect stance.
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      12-21-2012, 04:22 PM   #11
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Ok I think I might buy H&Rs and spacers now because of you. Thats clean as I want it! Classy
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      12-21-2012, 04:39 PM   #12
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Very nice!

Well done
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      12-21-2012, 04:59 PM   #13
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      12-21-2012, 06:01 PM   #14
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Thanks guys. I love the look of the car stock but the little things make it pop. Glad most agree. And best of all pretty inexpensive (except for the exhaust - but worth it....) I am not a good photographer so it looks better in real life IMO. (Rob can verify)
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      12-21-2012, 07:27 PM   #15
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Very clean.

I'm glad you're one of the handful of members willing to share information. In this case, spacer/wheel offsets.
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      12-21-2012, 07:40 PM   #16
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Very nice.. I like the clean de-chromed look.. How happy are you with the race exhaust and how expensive was it to buy and install?
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      12-21-2012, 07:58 PM   #17
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This car looks sick! Cant wait to see it in person
I am going to see it first!
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Thanks guys. I love the look of the car stock but the little things make it pop. Glad most agree. And best of all pretty inexpensive (except for the exhaust - but worth it....) I am not a good photographer so it looks better in real life IMO. (Rob can verify)
Maybe we can choose a picturesque spot to meet and I'll bring my camera. We can get a few shots of blue and silver
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      12-21-2012, 09:06 PM   #19
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Looks great, the stance is perfect.
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      12-21-2012, 09:35 PM   #20
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I've installed spacers in my head
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      12-21-2012, 09:39 PM   #21
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Not best pics....
My sublte, tasteful (to me) mods:

H&R springs
12mm spacers in front
10mm in rear
Eisenmann Race rear section w/90mm
35% tint all round
Blacked out kidneys and side grilles
Clearbra
Very tasteful indeed BarryB - subtle, just right like warm porridge.

Can I please ask where you purchased the spacers and which springs you applied? Are they the H&R sport springs Part no. 50468? (1" inch front, 0.6" rear)?
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      12-21-2012, 10:38 PM   #22
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Real nice Barry, glad I ordered the spacers. How much of an affect on cabin sound does the exhaust have?
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