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Forum: Cornering 08-30-2013, 01:46 AM
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Posted By nathanrw
Yup.... I even asked if the prices would ever go...

Yup.... I even asked if the prices would ever go down and he flat out said no. So I don't have much of a choice on that but I will definitely save my money and buy the MkV fronts that I'm sure go...
Forum: Cornering 08-29-2013, 04:10 AM
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Posted By nathanrw
Actually rali specifically told me that the...

Actually rali specifically told me that the fronts are $1500, the rears are $1500, and the switchspeed management is an additional $1300... I'm buying MkV fronts... Saving myself a good $700.... I...
Forum: Cornering 08-22-2013, 03:24 AM
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Posted By nathanrw
That's what I was thinking would be the issue is...

That's what I was thinking would be the issue is stack height. Do airrex bags usually go pretty low?
Forum: Cornering 08-21-2013, 04:08 AM
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Posted By nathanrw
Well from what I have heard from multiple people...

Well from what I have heard from multiple people at bagriders and other people running air setups is that the airrex don't go very low.... if they do, then that's great, ill buy those instead. :P
Forum: Cornering 08-20-2013, 02:55 AM
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Posted By nathanrw
Well Bagriders sells their struts for a lot...

Well Bagriders sells their struts for a lot cheaper. Bagriders has a kit up for minis right now with the airrex and its $3400 with management. I just don't think the airrex goes very low.... I am...
Forum: Cornering 08-19-2013, 04:52 PM
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Posted By nathanrw
Huh. Rali told me just the four for the Airrex...

Huh. Rali told me just the four for the Airrex was $2100... But that may be if you ordered it through bagriders or something. Yeah I really dont want to spend $3000 on a set up... I'll probably wait...
Forum: Cornering 08-19-2013, 04:27 AM
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Posted By nathanrw
Rali told me it would be about $50 less than the...

Rali told me it would be about $50 less than the price of all four Airrex struts for all four corners which means that would be about $2000.... So it would probably be a good $3000 for a kit.... :(
Forum: Cornering 08-18-2013, 11:55 PM
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Posted By nathanrw
Yeah I talked to Rali from bagriders and he said...

Yeah I talked to Rali from bagriders and he said that they are designing a Mini kit that bolts right up right now. It will be more expensive but it is going to have camber plates, you wont have to...
Forum: Cornering 07-28-2013, 12:57 AM
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Posted By nathanrw
Mmmmm.... I may have to keep my R53 after all.......

Mmmmm.... I may have to keep my R53 after all.... You guys make this decision so hard on me. :dribble:
Forum: Cornering 07-26-2013, 01:51 AM
Replies: 163
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Posted By nathanrw
It's weird how much better 16's fit on...

It's weird how much better 16's fit on R50/R53's... Well, bagged R50/R53's. :D
Forum: Cornering 07-17-2013, 05:20 AM
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Posted By nathanrw
No roof rack. it looks super clean. :tu: It...

No roof rack. it looks super clean. :tu:
It sucks that you had problems so soon but it's good you got it sorted out really quick also.
I vote you get 16's and see how those fit. As a matter of...
Forum: Cornering 07-12-2013, 07:09 AM
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Posted By nathanrw
Makes me want to ditch the idea of a 335i and go...

Makes me want to ditch the idea of a 335i and go snatch up an R56 and bag it.... :tu:
Forum: Cornering 07-11-2013, 07:37 AM
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Posted By nathanrw
Awesome man. Glad it's working out for you! Yeah...

Awesome man. Glad it's working out for you! Yeah the pictures I saw he had almost every bit of powdercoating shaved off the strut and he still had to shave the knuckle with a dremel quite a bit....
Forum: Cornering 07-10-2013, 05:39 AM
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Posted By nathanrw
From what my buddy told me, nope. Just keep...

From what my buddy told me, nope. Just keep shaving more and more out until it fits. Shave the powdercoating off of the strut too. That will give you a little more room because the coating is so...
Forum: Cornering 07-09-2013, 10:47 PM
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Posted By nathanrw
You will have more body roll with no sway bar and...

You will have more body roll with no sway bar and youll get a lot of torque steer but nothing that you can't deal with.

Just get these. They should work fine. My buddy with the clubman put these...
Forum: Cornering 07-02-2013, 05:06 PM
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Posted By nathanrw
Check this thread out. This is my buddy with the...

Check this thread out. This is my buddy with the clubman who has this same set up.

http://www.northamericanmotoring.com/forums/r55-clubman-talk-2008/238520-baby-kitos-clubbie-timeline.html
Forum: Cornering 07-02-2013, 07:43 AM
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Posted By nathanrw
Uhhh... From what I know of, the rears pretty...

Uhhh... From what I know of, the rears pretty much bolt right up to your stock upper mounts and after putting the bushings in the bottom of the strut that bolts right up too. The fronts you're...
Forum: Cornering 06-27-2013, 05:02 PM
Replies: 163
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Posted By nathanrw
If you ride with higher pressure and it's still...

If you ride with higher pressure and it's still low, you can park lower when completely aired out.
If you want to ride higher, when you park, it's possible that it wont be as low because of strut...
Forum: Cornering 06-26-2013, 06:45 PM
Replies: 163
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Posted By nathanrw
You could easily do it yourself as long as you...

You could easily do it yourself as long as you take your time with running the air lines and stuff. Just keep basic physics in mind when determining where to put your airlines. You also need to check...
Forum: Cornering 06-26-2013, 06:12 PM
Replies: 163
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Posted By nathanrw
I don't know how you do it.... :(

I don't know how you do it.... :(
Forum: Cornering 06-26-2013, 05:48 AM
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Posted By nathanrw
When I drove it it was pebble pushing and was...

When I drove it it was pebble pushing and was still pretty stiff and rode great, could still take turns pretty quick (would rub of course) and it feel grounded and sporty. Basically, I rode around...
Forum: Cornering 06-25-2013, 05:15 PM
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Posted By nathanrw
In my opinion, bags are your best bet for sure. I...

In my opinion, bags are your best bet for sure. I have a buddy with a clubman with the MkV GTI fronts and the aos rears and he hasn't had a single problem in the year or so he has had them. And I...
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