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Forum: California 12-04-2013, 10:44 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,120
Posted By goeslikeschnell
Thanks everyone for your great feedback. This...

Thanks everyone for your great feedback. This gives me a lot to think about. If anyone else has comments, please continue to post them.
Forum: California 12-02-2013, 11:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,120
Posted By goeslikeschnell
Thanks everyone for your feedback. I appreciate...

Thanks everyone for your feedback. I appreciate you taking the time to let me know what you think. If I can ask a follow up question; you've mentioned that you feel that the cost of the membership is...
Forum: California 11-21-2013, 12:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,120
Posted By goeslikeschnell
Hey hungryninja, you can find more info about our...

Hey hungryninja, you can find more info about our Chapter at ggcbmwcca.org
Forum: California 11-20-2013, 02:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,120
Posted By goeslikeschnell
Are you part of the BMW CCA? If not, why?

Hey All, I'm the Membership Chair for the Golden Gate Chapter BMW CCA and I have a quick question. I'm curious how many folks here are members of the BMW CCA and If you're not, would you mind...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-17-2013, 03:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 398
Posted By goeslikeschnell
I'll look into that! Thank you.

I'll look into that! Thank you.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-17-2013, 01:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 398
Posted By goeslikeschnell
Front Strut Mount threads too short for strut tower brace

I recent put the H&R sport cup suspension setup on my 325is and bought new front (OEM) strut tower mounts to install at the same time. I also installed front strut reinforcement plates. I wanted to...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-13-2013, 01:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 940
Posted By goeslikeschnell
@dc_wright == I did leave the auto diff in (it's...

@dc_wright == I did leave the auto diff in (it's a 3.91) at 70mph in 5th i'm sitting right on 4,000rpm. It's definitely not a highway cruiser, but it's not too bad.

@Burning2d & B1mm3r == Thanks...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-13-2013, 10:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 940
Posted By goeslikeschnell
Hey James!! Great to meet you and glad you were...

Hey James!! Great to meet you and glad you were able to make it out, I'll see ya next month!

@dtownmikebrown -- I am in A class with 58 points. -- http://www.ggcbmwcca.org/autocross/show.php?id=692
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-12-2013, 10:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 940
Posted By goeslikeschnell
Thanks! The sig photo is my Z4, I took it on...

Thanks! The sig photo is my Z4, I took it on Highway 1 near Big Sur. She's my other love :-)

I decided to roll the fenders because we had the car up already and my buddy Ryan knew a guy that would...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-12-2013, 07:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 940
Posted By goeslikeschnell
My 3 day 325is Autocross build Time lapse!

This is the time lapse video of myself and two friends taking my stock E36 to a full autocross setup. Huge thanks to Jeff and Ryan :thumbup:

Mods:
- Auto to Manual transmission Swap
- B&M Short...
Forum: California 01-06-2013, 05:51 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 403
Posted By goeslikeschnell
Arrow Cars 'n Coffee San Jose

Please join us and your fellow BMW CCA members for cars & coffee!

Join your fellow chapter members for a warm morning beverage and some great conversations about BMWs and whatever ever else...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-26-2012, 03:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,916
Posted By goeslikeschnell
I just bought my 3.0si based solely on Consumer...

I just bought my 3.0si based solely on Consumer Reports rating the '06 and '07 Z4 as one of their most reliable used car buys.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-26-2012, 03:04 PM
Replies: 6
Z4 Roadster (E85) Oddball engine issue
Views: 1,482
Posted By goeslikeschnell
agreed, pull the codes, I'd say it's likely the...

agreed, pull the codes, I'd say it's likely the camshaft position sensor.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-26-2012, 03:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,363
Posted By goeslikeschnell
i just put centric/stoptech cross drilled rotors...

i just put centric/stoptech cross drilled rotors and cool carbon pads on my 3.0si and really like them. Very little dust and great stopping power, plus the cross drilled rotors look great with the...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-26-2012, 03:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,118
Posted By goeslikeschnell
i've noticed that on mine that if i drive it a...

i've noticed that on mine that if i drive it a couple times not too far distances so the car doesn't really get too warm and then let it sit overnight (like in the garage) I get some metallic ticking...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-26-2012, 02:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,451
Posted By goeslikeschnell
your shocks could be bad, it'll make the side...

your shocks could be bad, it'll make the side it's going bad on sag some.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-26-2012, 02:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,752
Posted By goeslikeschnell
if the bluetooth is factory installed, there...

if the bluetooth is factory installed, there should be a booklet about bluetooth and radio functions with the manual (but as a separate pamphlet) that has a small sticker in it that has the pairing...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-26-2012, 02:43 PM
Replies: 11
Z4 Roadster (E85) Convertible cleaning !
Views: 1,737
Posted By goeslikeschnell
i use raggtopp and really like it. The protectant...

i use raggtopp and really like it. The protectant has UV blockers in it too.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-07-2012, 12:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,735
Posted By goeslikeschnell
Post E85 Z4 3.0si bluetooth pairing button DIY

This is a DIY on how to make your own pairing button for a BMW bluetooth module. This is specific to the E85 Z4, but should work for other models with slight changes for which wire to connect to....
Forum: Mobile Electronics and Lighting 10-04-2012, 08:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,222
Posted By goeslikeschnell
how did you do your own pairing button? I don't...

how did you do your own pairing button? I don't want to install the whole eject box in my car. I bought a button from radioshack to wire it up, but don't have the harness to hook into the system like...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-03-2012, 10:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,066
Posted By goeslikeschnell
sounds like my next step is to have the rotors...

sounds like my next step is to have the rotors checked.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-02-2012, 10:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,066
Posted By goeslikeschnell
E85 Z4 3.0si brake pedal vibration after rotors & pads replaced

I just replaced my rotors and pads on my E85 Z4 3.0si roadster. I used centric cross drilled rotors all around and cool carbon pads. I'm now getting a vibration through the brake pedal while braking...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-18-2012, 10:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,342
Posted By goeslikeschnell
Thanks Jeff! Ronan and I used this last weekend...

Thanks Jeff! Ronan and I used this last weekend on my car :-)
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-02-2012, 09:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,133
Posted By goeslikeschnell
Loud thunk when shifting from first to second

I have a 2006 Z4 3.0si roadster, when I shift from first to second gear (with the clutch still disengaged) I'm getting a loud thunk noise, which sounds like it's coming from the transmission, but I...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-03-2012, 03:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 837
Posted By goeslikeschnell
just had the camshaft sensor on my 330i replaced,...

just had the camshaft sensor on my 330i replaced, and during the research I found that the issues you mentioned are common to the sensor going bad (rough idle and no low end power)
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