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About Ncbimma

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  1. Ahh.. I got lured into some post arguing racing and 4 and 5 is no good but 4 is good but always use 3...yada yada yada. I ended up with 3
  2. +1 for brake fluid being low. Mine fluttered too then came on and remained on after sometime driving. A whole other debacle is finding accurate info on which fluid to use...ended up topping off with dot3 *flamesuit on*
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    Bike rack advice

    seasucker guy here:
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    E21 Recaros

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    Rsherwood Buyer beware! 3?! This is epic... ...also where have my last 5 mins gone...ugh. buyer and seller owe me my time back.
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    VW Recarro Seats

    Do these flip forward for access to the rear seats? And have these sold?
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    Heater bypass hose size?

    I just had them clamped closed for a little while with small lock pliers to stop flow during my testing but found some solid metal rods to fashion a "plug" and hose clamped it in place. I've yet to pull the heater box out bc of laziness. Now that it's colder, I may reconsider. I'm no 02 guru but I've not run into any probs yet with it setup like this. Been a couple months now.
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    Heater bypass hose size?

    My heater box leaks into the cabin. Like Simeon, I read connecting the 2 was bad. I tried it and got high temp readings so I didn't drive with it connected. So I ended up just plugging both hose ends and now the car runs nice and cool no matter how hard I run.
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    Pedal box hole

    Ran my wideband loom through the hole on the right to my gauge. Then replugged with foam.
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    tii Coolant Hoses

    My IE hoses were slightly off my OE hoses, but all worked fine. I see no issues with yours.
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    Hurricane Florence

    Just got the update. Roof was opened up and house was flooded top down. Both upper and main floor flooded out. Mine was ocean front off Scotchbonnet/6900 block.
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    Hurricane Florence

    Not much here in Raleigh. Basically like a regular lingering tstorm with some wind. The beach house in Emerald Isle may be a different story- I've yet to inquiry my guy down there. Saw Bogue Inlet pier took a whooping and Atlantic Beach's pier was swallowed. Been thru 6 or 7 canes, this seems the weakest but also the most slow moving one which I think makes it worse on the flooding.
  13. In the same boat about not wanting $2k seats. Thinking about some replica SR3s on eBay for $500 but don't want them to be absolute trash. So I have also been contemplating the e30 sport seats but am unsure on if I want to remove the factory rails. I assume the tunnel affects clearance and would cause the seat to sit in a lean to the door?
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    Introduction - new owner in NC

    Welcome! Tii in Raleigh here!