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Old 15-04-2018, 08:23 PM
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Bringing the journal right up to date - photo links refreshed post PhotobucketGate - now using Flickr.

Coupe just needed a new pair of front tyres at MOT in December. Had an Earls braided clutch hose fitted at the same time:



Coupe looking like this now



Looking great!
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Old 16-04-2018, 04:27 PM
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Old 18-04-2018, 06:25 PM
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Default Earls Braided Clutch Hose

Hi, Considering fitting the above as you have done recently. Can you provide the Earls Part Number please.
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Old 18-04-2018, 10:01 PM
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Hi, Considering fitting the above as you have done recently. Can you provide the Earls Part Number please.
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Unfortunately I don’t have it. Bought the hose from 4xhausts on here. Looking through other posts it seems that Earls are helpful if you give them a call.
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Car looked well at the show on sunday Ian. Nice to see a Coupe in the sea of Scoobies!
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Car looked well at the show on sunday Ian. Nice to see a Coupe in the sea of Scoobies!
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KW rear springs had settled quite a bit since fitting last year and car looked and felt a little too low. Installed the KW adjusters and reverted to original (thinner) spring pads. Height was now spot on however I was hearing an occasional clunk whenever the suspension unloaded (reversing and turning off my drive, going over the odd speed hump etc). Took a look and with the car jacked up and rear shock fully extended I was able to move the spring on the KW adjuster by hand - likely the source of my new clunk. Whilst I investigate that with KW I sourced some 14.5mm spring pads from BMW (e46 'Poor road package' spring pads - PN33531094754). Fitted these and v.happy with ride height and ride. No clunks so far

From L-R: original (5mm), thicker (10mm), e46 'poor road package' (14.5mm)



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