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DR.ZED 12-25-2012 03:25 PM

Wonder whats under your battery tray?
 
Ugh!

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BMe30 12-25-2012 04:22 PM

Im in the same boat...

DR.ZED 12-25-2012 05:03 PM

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Originally Posted by BMe30 (Post 1593010)
Im in the same boat...

Its a good time to fashion a new tie down which is how this all began. Santa brought me an Optima red battery.

:)

everlast 01-02-2013 12:09 PM

Did you paint over the Dynamat? Lulz, awesome. :)

DR.ZED 01-02-2013 01:39 PM

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Originally Posted by everlast (Post 1593479)
Did you paint over the Dynamat? Lulz, awesome. :)

Hhahah good eye. I did. Lol

BMW BMXer 01-08-2013 02:02 PM

Could have been worse ;)

Did you ever get a tie down for the battery?

BigD 01-08-2013 03:12 PM

Mine had golf tees. Throwback to the day the E30 was the choice yuppiemobile.

richie_s999 01-08-2013 06:01 PM

http://www.odysseybatteries.com/accessories/optima.htm

i like the welded steel one!!

defaultName 01-08-2013 06:08 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by BigD (Post 1594078)
Mine had golf tees. Throwback to the day the E30 was the choice yuppiemobile.

Mine too! And lots of those little golf pencils.

Blackedout95 01-08-2013 06:12 PM

You mean you still had a tray to paint lol

My e36 at 300,000k needed some "work" the tip off was seeing the battery from outside the car.

DR.ZED 01-09-2013 10:24 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by BMW BMXer (Post 1594073)
Could have been worse ;)

Did you ever get a tie down for the battery?

No, I'm making one with a red colour matching ratchet strap to strap to the stock tray which in turn bolts to the body.

... yes it could be worse... :)

DR.ZED 01-09-2013 10:25 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by richie_s999 (Post 1594099)

Cool touch! The Optima I got was a 35 though....

Good deal, $197 incl shipping from saskbattery.com

RedEye 01-11-2013 04:33 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Blackedout95 (Post 1594104)
You mean you still had a tray to paint lol

My e36 at 300,000k needed some "work" the tip off was seeing the battery from outside the car.

When I saw this thread I thought "The road. The road is under my battery tray."

DR.ZED 01-12-2013 08:45 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by RedEye (Post 1594468)
When I saw this thread I thought "The road. The road is under my battery tray."

Very true! You must be good at riddles! So here is one:

What can't you eat for lunch or dinner?

everlast 01-12-2013 01:23 PM

Your girlfriend?


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