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Murilee Martin Is Quite A Guy!

( Cars! andPCH )

Jalopnik has long been one of my favorite online haunts, and one of the features that I enjoy(ed) there was the Project Car Hell challenges; Welcome to Project Car Hell, where you choose your eternity by selecting the project that’s the coolest… and the most hellish! Basically a game where you get to choose between […]

A Cheapskate’s Paint Job — The Final Product

This is the third and maybe final installment in my Cheapskate’s Paint Job series (click here for Part 1, and here for Part 2.) One thing is for sure; the “$50 Paint Job” is a bit of a misnomer; it’s a paint job alright, but I’m pretty sure I passed the $50 mark not too […]

A Cheapskate’s Paint Job, Part II

Well, I’m a few days and five coats of paint into my Cheapskate’s Paint Job, and things are looking… OK. Not wonderful, but not terrible either; just OK. In my last post about the paint job, I had two coats on it. Those runs & drips turned out to be something of an issue, and […]

A Cheapskate’s Paint Job

To read the rest of the story and see the final product in pictures, click here and here. Enjoy! When I bought my BMW 528e in January, one of its more obvious deficiencies was the paint; one of the previous owners had had it resprayed for what must have been a good reason, but whoever […]

Another BMW Update

( Cars! andPCH )

It’s been over a month since I last posted about stuff I’ve done with the BMW, so it’s time for an update. Not that I’ve done a lot, but I have done some. A couple of Saturday’s ago I finally got around to installing a couple of the parts I’ve been gathering for the last […]