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Old 08-08-2012, 09:45 AM   #85871
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Yeah never knew you decided what to do with yours.

Thought hers was fixed?
Yup.
German Auto Service is putting in a new motor with fresh seals/gaskets and oil pan baffle etc.

her car needs a headgasket.
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I ordered the Bad News Racing stage 1 kit for the Sonic last night. I need to put some more miles on this thing so I can install it when it arrives.
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Old 08-08-2012, 09:49 AM   #85872
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Should be very fun still Mike. Any suspension plans? (I'm assuming you'll end up pretty low...)

Also the next M3 will only come in a sedan, and no manual option?
No suspension plans as of now. I love love love low cars this one however is going to have the stock suspension for a while if not forever. If I get a higher paying job though ya never know.

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Slower? Equal? Faster? That's what I'm wondering. Driveabilty doesn't really count since two diff cars.

Also aku, what's $1k miles.
It's slower stock it only has 138hp.
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Old 08-08-2012, 09:57 AM   #85873
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Still nice though. The having a warranty feeling must be great lol.

God I remember take off on svt before the tune, it was lame lol
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Old 08-08-2012, 09:59 AM   #85874
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Also aku, what's $1k miles.
Well that's $1000 worth of miles. At $3.95 a gallon, and 33mpg combined (rating for 1.4T/M6 sonic).

1000/3.95 = 253.16 gallons of gas

253.16 x 33mpg = 8354.43 miles.

So in closing, $1k worth of miles is 8,354.43 miles.
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Old 08-08-2012, 10:06 AM   #85875
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Old 08-08-2012, 10:34 AM   #85876
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Jordan, I found some orange LEDs rated higher than others in terms of voltage.

I was also looking at switches and I *think* I might be able to do something to make red work also, but it would be hit or miss haha. I can do them, then I'd need to slap the buttons on your car and see if it works. Deal?
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Old 08-08-2012, 10:55 AM   #85877
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Orange yes, red no. Worse comes to worst, brighter green
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Old 08-08-2012, 11:00 AM   #85878
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Old 08-08-2012, 11:04 AM   #85879
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Orange yes, red no. Worse comes to worst, brighter green
Or white? White would look good with the comp orange!

Green would be easy as it operates at same voltage as the Blue, UV, and white!
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Old 08-08-2012, 11:10 AM   #85880
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Eh maybe white. Dunno about white for climate controls tho a/c and what not
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