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    Ongoing: Installed an 034 Motorsports intake on the R...

    Installed an 034 Motorsports intake on the R since the quiet factory intake was now inaudible with the new exhaust :lol:
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    Ongoing: I broke down and did something to the R: ...

    I broke down and did something to the R:

    https://photos.smugmug.com/Cars/Projects/Das-R/n-f65KBS/i-hL5mjcT/0/XL/i-hL5mjcT-XL.jpg

    AWE Switchpath catback and a set of EBC yellows for going to the...
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    Ongoing: https://photos.smugmug.com/Cars/Projects/1987-Merc...

    https://photos.smugmug.com/Cars/Projects/1987-Mercedes-Benz-190E-23-16/i-D6VJdbc/0/L/IMG_20170404_200632-L.jpg

    Summit's shipping is ridiculously fast. I ordered this Sunday night!
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    Project: I installed new power steering lines and cleaned...

    I installed new power steering lines and cleaned out the power steering cooler, got that all mounted up:
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    Ongoing: A bunch of tools for making AN lines since I'm...

    A bunch of tools for making AN lines since I'm going to need to do that soon...

    https://photos.smugmug.com/Cars/Projects/1987-Mercedes-Benz-190E-23-16/i-KVMdkVT/0/L/IMG_20170209_155550_838-L.jpg
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    Project: Finally got the right sized washers for my engine...

    Finally got the right sized washers for my engine mounts delivered from Fastenal, so I went over after work this evening to see if I could get the engine mounts installed in preparation for dropping...
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    Yowza. And you know for $500 you're getting a...

    Yowza. And you know for $500 you're getting a little plastic box with probably some resistors in it or a dumb signal-spoofing circuit.
  8. My dad told me a story, from when he worked at...

    My dad told me a story, from when he worked at General Motors, where he and another engineer swapped a Corvette engine into a Corvair. It kept snapping the driveshaft because it was so short! I'm...
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    Project: Got a little further today. ...

    Got a little further today.

    https://photos.smugmug.com/Cars/Projects/1987-Mercedes-Benz-190E-23-16/i-Wj3cmbc/0/XL/IMG_20161204_150616-XL.jpg

    Going to try the actual drop-in next weekend if I...
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    Dope. :thumbup: :D

    Dope. :thumbup: :D
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    Project: https://photos.smugmug.com/Cars/Projects/1987-Merc...

    https://photos.smugmug.com/Cars/Projects/1987-Mercedes-Benz-190E-23-16/i-pf9pcSt/0/L/IMG_20161106_152303-L.jpg
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    Project: Whichever way you go, pick a model that doesn't...

    Whichever way you go, pick a model that doesn't have a lot of NLA parts :banghead:

    Actually if you're looking at E92s, why not a 335is? That engine is crazy tunable.
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    Project: https://photos.smugmug.com/Cars/Projects/1987-Merc...

    https://photos.smugmug.com/Cars/Projects/1987-Mercedes-Benz-190E-23-16/i-ZGszhHf/0/XL/IMG_20161009_150300-XL.jpg
    Mounted but not tightened. The amount of clearance I need to clear the brakes is...
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    Project: https://photos.smugmug.com/Cars/Projects/1987-Merc...

    https://photos.smugmug.com/Cars/Projects/1987-Mercedes-Benz-190E-23-16/i-wpKcK47/0/XL/IMG_20161005_212311-XL.jpg

    It's been a while. The flywheel's clutch holes were off-center, so I sent it back...
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    Project: I wish there was some measure of that as part of...

    I wish there was some measure of that as part of wheel specs. Had the same problem when I was trying to find a replacement set of wheels for the 190 that would clear the huge SL calipers up front.
  16. FS: It sold tonight. Someone contacted me through the...

    It sold tonight. Someone contacted me through the CL ad saying they wanted a new track car :)
  17. FS: She's still for sale :( Newer pictures...

    She's still for sale :(

    Newer pictures uploaded to here! https://mjlphotos.smugmug.com/Other/Fahrenheit/
    https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Fahrenheit/i-4BmbLHQ/0/XL/IMGP9034-XL.jpg...
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    Ongoing: Took the R to The Ridge to see what it could do...

    Took the R to The Ridge to see what it could do :D We got passing showers all day so the track was usually damp, sometimes dry, and sometimes wet with puddles. I was going to swap the Fahrenheit's...
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    Ongoing: Was a few days ago, but I finally took the R out...

    Was a few days ago, but I finally took the R out for a drive around the...state. Seattle > Burlington > Hwy-20 > Chief Joseph Dam (Bridgeport) > Grand Coulee > Seattle. 535mi :D
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    ^^^^^^ do it!! :thumbup: EDIT:...

    ^^^^^^ do it!! :thumbup:

    EDIT:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pcUK_pLXWOY&t=0m44s
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