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Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-21-2010, 12:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,586
Posted By D///Mill
Arrow My Z3Mcoupe's K&N experience ...

John - Go here (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showpost.php?p=1028223&postcount=13) for an old post of mine regarding a dyno comparison of stock vs. a K&N in my S52 Z3Mcoupe.

If you do decide to...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-24-2009, 01:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,351
Posted By D///Mill
Thumbs up Thanks for the feedback ...

Yup, I only use soft rubber when it comes track time, unless it's a really wet track ... then the street PS2's stay on. I'll keep the Nitto N01's in mind. BTW, an improvement of two seconds is...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-23-2009, 03:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,351
Posted By D///Mill
Question Question for you "trackies" ... R888 on Mcoupe?

Damn Toyo quit making the RA1's so just bought my first set of their R888's. Just thought I'd see is any of you "trackies" have used them yet and what air pressures are you finding that works best?...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-08-2008, 02:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 17,576
Posted By D///Mill
Wink May be the leverage I need ...

My wife is not too interested in getting a new car. When showing her the 335i last year, she didn't necessarily like the colors offered. Well, with the Blue Water Metallic being offered this year,...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-04-2008, 05:46 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 9,656
Posted By D///Mill
Thumbs up OK you guys ...

Here's some of my favorites taken thru the years, some you may have seen before.

With fall approaching, I'll start off with this one ...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-29-2008, 10:52 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,490
Posted By D///Mill
Excellent suggestion ...

Even though I do not frequent forums too often, I agree that keeping the Z3 and Z4 together is the best way to go. If that is done, though, I agree with the above suggestion by pal, but give 3...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-29-2008, 12:59 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 65,485
Posted By D///Mill
Original still going strong ...

KNOCK-ON-WOOD ... My original BMW battery in my 2000 Mcoupe (April'99 build date) is still going strong after 9 years and 16 days of ownership. Like Reid, I expect it to go to "battery heaven" one...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-29-2008, 12:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,285
Posted By D///Mill
Thumbs up Congratulations!

Congratulations :thumbup: and welcome to the club! Gee ... You only have 38 more years to catch up to my "bride" and I. ;)
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-11-2008, 12:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,095
Posted By D///Mill
Thumbs up Still have my original too ...

My 2000 Mcoupe with its early build date of April '99, is still goin' strong with its original battery, too ... (knock-on-wood). I'll probably go with the Interstate MTP-91 that Ron put in his '01...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-07-2008, 01:09 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 567
Posted By D///Mill
Question Get your Mar'08 ROUNDEL? ...

Notice a silver Mcoupe within its pages? ... Enough said. ;)
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-14-2007, 09:37 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 10,474
Posted By D///Mill
Thumbs down Forgettahboutit!

Roland, oh Roland - Regarding a front plate on our MZcoupes ... "FORGETTAHBOUTIT!!". Front plates on our Coupes (and I've said this before on other forums) look like buck teeth! : puke: ... and...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-18-2006, 03:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,935
Posted By D///Mill
Thumbs up Nice!

Looks good, Ron! :thumbup:
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-18-2006, 10:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,034
Posted By D///Mill
Thumbs up NW Puget Sound BMWCCA Concours this Sunday!

For those of you in the Pacific NW that do not frequent that "other" forum, our Puget Sound BMWCCA is having its annual Concours d'Elegance this Sunday. For a thread on the subject and all the info...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-03-2006, 10:53 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 19,992
Posted By D///Mill
Question Battery location ...

Ron - Any chance on having a custom box fabricated and dropping it between the exhaust like our Z3Mcoupes? I agree that it's too bad it has to take up hatch space.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-03-2006, 02:44 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 19,992
Posted By D///Mill
Thumbs up It went to the right person!

Speaking for the "Norhwest Coupe Groupe" that now has 55 "Coupers" on its roster ... CONGRATULATIONS! If all of us on all of the Z3/Z4 forums took a vote on who we'd want to have the first Z4 Mcoupe,...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-26-2006, 05:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,022
Posted By D///Mill
Wink A faster S52 ...

Here's a pic that some of you older forum folks may remember ...


I cannot remember who took the picture, but let's just say it was done...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-22-2006, 12:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 11,740
Posted By D///Mill
Arrow Tensioner hex size

I just installed an oil cooler, so the main belt had to be removed from the pullies ... The hex to loosen the tensioner is an 8mm. fyi
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-16-2006, 04:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 828
Posted By D///Mill
Thumbs up Good to know ...

Thanks, Randy ... I like "subtle", since it doesn't detract from stock appearance, something I strive for in all my cars. If I'd know about the black ones you mention, I probably would've gone that...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-16-2006, 10:37 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,675
Posted By D///Mill
Question Angle rings ...

Randy, you've got guts for cuttin' into a perfectly virgin dash! :thumbup: Looks really nice.

How about adding some angle rings to cant the gauges more toward the driver? They're made by...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-16-2006, 10:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 828
Posted By D///Mill
Arrow Finally ... Cooler oil!

Just posted on that other forum regading my oil cooler install ... Check it out at:
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-10-2006, 02:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,184
Posted By D///Mill
Arrow NW Twin-Screw gets dyno'd ...

Just a quick note that I received today from my son:
"A 97 M3 just came off the rollers with the newly installed Twin Screw Kit at Carb-Connection (in Kirkland, WA) with these results:...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-23-2005, 11:15 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,188
Posted By D///Mill
Arrow Want to look "meaner" out back?

I have S03 235/45's up front and 265/40's in back. I went with the 265's for two reasons: 1) More rim protection and 2) for a "meaner" street look. I chose the 235/45 up front because they have the...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-06-2005, 03:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,473
Posted By D///Mill
Arrow Check that manual again ...

For all S52 engines, 6.3 qts is the correct recommendation from the manual. WHICH manual told you 5.8? For an online manual (.pdf format), go here...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-17-2005, 05:22 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,535
Posted By D///Mill
Thumbs up Looks good!

Daver ... Your's (clean and simple) has my vote, the next best to being "stealthy". :thumbup: The large rectangular plugs, although OK, look a bit clunky to me. (My 2-cents.)
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 08-29-2005, 08:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 713
Posted By D///Mill
Arrow I have one of Stygar's ...

I've had one of Ron Stygar's clutch stops for over 5 years now and LOVE it! His first batch were made of Delrin, a favorite material of Ron's ... but susceptable to breaking. His upgrade was to...
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