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  1. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    Right? Car has 60k milesNo blocks in the front....

    Right? Car has 60k milesNo blocks in the front. Just the rear. Thanks!

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  2. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    I realized tapatalk image quality is pretty...

    I realized tapatalk image quality is pretty terrible if you don't have VIP.

    https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50853622217_620af4fee0_c.jpg
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  3. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    I forgot to mention one thing. Ever since I...

    I forgot to mention one thing. Ever since I received the car I've never really been in love with the M5 suspension. I came from an e46 M3 on ST coilovers which were firm and then went to the softest...
  4. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    Maintenance Finally decided to tackle the...

    Maintenance

    Finally decided to tackle the intake filters. Heard it was a PITA but did some research before attempting. Was super simple by just disconnecting the MAF and pulling the whole box out....
  5. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    Also... Got to check out this car today....

    Also... Got to check out this car today. Ridiculous vehicle

    https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.topspeed.com/cars/bmw/2021-bmw-m2-cs-racing-ar189919.amp.html



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  6. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    The car is finally at the shop for wheel hub...

    The car is finally at the shop for wheel hub replacement, oil change (5w-40), DCT oil/filter change, differential oil change, and potentially anything else that needs preventative maintenance (maybe...
  7. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    I had PZeros which were completely worn out and...

    I had PZeros which were completely worn out and run flat tires. I purchased a set of Michelin Pilot 4S. I only drove a few miles and they were already more comfortable and made the car feel like I...
  8. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    Had the new tires installed this morning. The...

    Had the new tires installed this morning. The service manager called me about ten minutes after I left to let me know they were having trouble with a lug. I had them proceed knowing it likely meant...
  9. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    Current state of the interior. I think it looks...

    Current state of the interior. I think it looks great but was thinking something to break up all the black might look nice.

    The photo is from a road trip with the...
  10. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    My knock off carplay/Android auto MMI came in and...

    My knock off carplay/Android auto MMI came in and I installed it over the weekend.

    Waiting on spacers to arrive. New MP4S tires arrived at Costco so hopefully I'll find the time to put those on...
  11. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    Finally have the exterior of the car sorted......

    Finally have the exterior of the car sorted... Other than spacers which I need to order. I'd love to lower it a little bit but doubt that is reasonable with where I travel on a regular basis. I...
  12. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    Thanks!While the exhaust was being modified I had...

    Thanks!While the exhaust was being modified I had the muffler delete which was just too loud. I'd say this is maybe 10% louder than stock but it otherwise sounds very tame with valves closed and...
  13. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    Got the CF tidbits installed. I'm looking...

    Got the CF tidbits installed.

    I'm looking forward to getting the exhaust modification installed. I essentially had the OEM muffler modified to be a muffler delete with the valves open and then...
  14. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    Just got off the phone with Mike from...

    Just got off the phone with Mike from StatusGruppe. Heading there in the morning to get the CF mounted and discuss an exhaust modification.

    Sean

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  15. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    Couple more photos testing the fitment of the...

    Couple more photos testing the fitment of the front lip. Fitment is fantastic other than needing some holes drilled to support the lip. I thought it would have the stock holes already drilled but...
  16. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    I knew this would happen lol These are a...

    I knew this would happen lol

    These are a couple of the spoiler just sitting on top of the old spoiler. The first photo is what the rkp style lip looks like...
  17. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    Small update Purchased the following mods: -...

    Small update

    Purchased the following mods:
    - RWCarbon RKP style CF front lip 2x2 weave
    - BMW Performance CF spoiler 2x2 weave (the wife told me I needed something on the trunk :) so I went out...
  18. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    11/9/2019 - New Rear Tires (Michelin Pilot Super...

    11/9/2019 - New Rear Tires (Michelin Pilot Super Sport)
    12/31/2019 - Valvetronic Exhaust Remote Control (previously wired open but I wanted a quieter start up)
    1/10/2020 - Oil Change + Ignition...
  19. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    Yea, that's been my go-to option. I was trying to...

    Yea, that's been my go-to option. I was trying to find someone to trade in LA/SD but haven't found anyone that wants to trade for black.

    Refinishing is going to cost $700-800? because they've...
  20. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    I need input on some wheel choices... All 20"...

    I need input on some wheel choices...

    All 20" rims because I just bought new tires and want to keep the compliant ride

    Option 1: refinish my OEM 343M wheels to Silver ...
  21. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    Dirty monster truck with new side grilles. I'm...

    Dirty monster truck with new side grilles. I'm waiting to hear back from Modbargains on a replacement set. Not sure stocked about their customer service but shall see.

    Found sharpie hiding a...
  22. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    Purchased gloss black kidney grilles, side...

    Purchased gloss black kidney grilles, side grilles, and some air filters. Going to be attempting the side grills/air filters sometime this week as time permits. I really need to go drive it on some...
  23. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    Definitely. Once I get her cleaned up I'll snap a...

    Definitely. Once I get her cleaned up I'll snap a photo and update the sig. So far just been enjoying sitting in traffic so the decision to buy the DCT was a good one. It's definitely a boat in...
  24. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    Failed smog because I forgot when you disconnect...

    Failed smog because I forgot when you disconnect the battery it resets the obdii and needs a drive cycle. Passed smog the following day after the drive cycle.

    First mod was a radar detector...
  25. Thread: Sean's M5 Journey

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    Delivered and as clean as expected. Going to take...

    Delivered and as clean as expected. Going to take care of oil, filters, smog, registration, and a couple minor mods (kidneys and...
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