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What are your 2013 plans for your GE8?

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Old 01-08-2013, 11:09 AM
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Swift Springs
cusco rear sway and lower arm
camber bolts
 
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Old 01-08-2013, 02:38 PM
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Nothing exciting....continue to pay it off. >_<
 
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Old 01-08-2013, 03:40 PM
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Now that mine is paid for I plan to soon install the stuff that's been piling up in our basement...

coilovers, camber kit, H&R spacers, wheels, etc.
 
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Old 02-05-2013, 04:40 PM
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Hmmm well mine hasn't even been delivered yet, buuuut...

- Coilovers (idk what brand, still researching)
- Camber kit
- Lowest offset namebrand wheels I can afford
- Static air freshener
 
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Old 02-05-2013, 05:01 PM
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I purchased it on Jan 27 and installed the homelink transmitter and center armrest last weekend. I have ordered H&R springs, Enkei J10 wheels (silver, 16x7 4-100), Conti DW tires (205/50R16) and TPMS sensors and those will go on the car in the next week or two. Next up after that will be tint. Then I am probably done.
 
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Have you found a Mugen grill that fits 2012? I have had no luck!?? :/
 
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Old 02-05-2013, 06:26 PM
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Going to be a busy year! Just picked up the CBP a few days ago, red one we got back in October. Once the BMW sells we'll be knocking most of the stuff off the CBP's list.

Red one:
- JDM Tails (done)
- LED License Plate Bulbs (done)
- Door Sills (done)
- Floor Liners (just bought)
- Springs
- Wheels (ordering through work, ETA 3 months )


Black one:
- Tint (getting done this weekend)
- LED License Plate Bulbs (ordered)
- Door Sills
- Floor Liners
- Wheels (not sure what we're going with yet for this one)
- BT35-HON Bluetooth

Those are just the plans too...I'm sure more stuff will come along as the year goes on, can't leave my cars well enough alone.
 
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Old 02-06-2013, 12:11 AM
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Just took delivery 1/31 of a polished metal Fit Sport Manual, and it became readily evident that it needs a lot of little things.
First off was all season mats, cargo cover, and rubber cargo tray.

It's a good car, but we all know what the weak points are.

In this order:

1) IR Tint!!!! ASAP!!!
2) ej6 clutch master cylinder
3) 205/50/16 summer tires
4) swift sport springs
5) MAYYYBE a progress rear sway.
I doubt it'll be necessary after the tires/springs.
 
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Old 02-06-2013, 01:20 AM
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-some black and red rims deciding on brand
-carbon fiber spoiler
-HKS exhaust
 
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Old 02-06-2013, 08:49 AM
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the short shifter definitely makes a difference.
but it still doesn't feel tight enough.

just ordered Torque Solution cable bushings, hopefully this will make the difference.
And I have to get some hard mounts as well.
 
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Old 02-06-2013, 10:00 AM
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Tint

Buy a newer deck and / or audio processor Active Xovers and USB are apparently sacrilegious.

New components (tweeters and mids. )

Buy tires for my Buddy Clubs

Maybe Swift Springs

Maybe shift bushings and maybe a short shifter.
 
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Old 02-06-2013, 02:07 PM
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Now that my Clazzio's arrived, only thing left to do on the car is aftermarket Nav and Buddy Club coilovers.
 
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Old 02-06-2013, 03:03 PM
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Picked up my '12 PMM Sport 5spd feb 2nd. Already had the leather oem upgrade shift knob lol I've ordered a set of Weather Tech Digifit mats, come in today.

Near Future:

35% tint (KY legal)
OEM armrest
Visors
Trunk tray
Yellow Fog light covering

Other than that I have to finsh my K20 hatch for track season.
 

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