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Old 24th September 2011, 20:45   #1
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Finally Bought One...

Well I finally pulled the trigger on a 2008 black on black convertible M6!!! Love it!!! I have driven it so much the guys at the gas station know me by my first name! I got a really good deal on it at the BMW dealership and it only has 17,000 miles on it. This is my 4th BMW and the best one I have ever owned. I had two 3 series, and my latest car I had was a 2008 535i which I traded in for this one.

When I was a teenager I fell in love with the M3's and the M5's. The last few years I have been looking online for an M5 and I fell in love with the M6. Great car because I am single, young, and 0 kids so I figured the M6 was a better car for me. I have to admit, I feel a little weird with the top down cruising Atlanta, hopefully I will get over that. Just seems a little girly.

Overall I couldnt be more pleased. I loved my phones, computers and technology to be the best and the fastest and this car just adds to my collection of toys!! Love it!!! Haha the only thing that I didnt like is when I went to go get my dry cleaning the other day, wasnt sure where to put it, haha.


I have been reading this board a lot and just want to thank everyone for their post. Just removed the Charcoal Filters ( #%@#% you EPA and CA). I will admit, I do not know much about modifications with cars but this was super easy. What do you reccomend for the next upgrade? ECU Tunner or Exhaust? I don't know how much modifying I really want to do because I am hoping BMW will unleash a beast over the next few years with the newer M6. Anyones thoughts on that? Took this picture today of my baby!

GO DAWGS!!
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Old 24th September 2011, 21:25   #2
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Go with the RPI scoops and bmc filters with block off plates. cheap, like $300 total. search for rpi intake or rpi scoops and you will find it on here. Nice car. Im going to be angry if you got it for less than $50k
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Old 24th September 2011, 21:26   #3
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Old 24th September 2011, 21:27   #4
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Haha no no no. I wish! It was in the 60s price range. I really wish I had the carbon fiber interior because it looks more sporty but oh well. Thanks for the info, I will check those out.
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Old 24th September 2011, 22:13   #5
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Welcome and congrats on the new beast, enjoy!
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Old 25th September 2011, 02:40   #6
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Congrats on the new beast. Mine is identical outside, but has the carbon fiber interior. 07, 26K miles and under $50K!!! Thats the only way a poor slob like me could afford one! lol I'm eyeing up exhaust, air filters, LED angel eyes, LED DRL's, cf lip and diffuser.
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nice beast!
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Old 25th September 2011, 05:13   #8
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Congrats on your acquisition, the last generation of the true ///M vehicles in my humble opinion. As far as mods go, this board has wealth of info beyond your imagination, just do a search but be careful, it's quite addicting! Check out our signatures for ideas as well and this thread:

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Post more pix when you can and enjoy the beast in good health!

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  • Charcoal filters delete
  • RPI scoops, block off plates and BMC filters
  • Eibach Pro-Kit Lowering Springs
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nice beast!
Very nice! I see you are in GA.....are you coming over for O'Fest next month?
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Welcome duhawks, nice choice on the black vert! Looking forward to hearing about your future mods. More pics please....oh, and dont forget to visit the "origin of your name" thread.

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