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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-05-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 927
Posted By Gryphon
The only thing that would horrify me more now...

The only thing that would horrify me more now about that engine would be switchblade window regulators....bet you the oil seperator needs a coolant line too...just wtf?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-26-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 201
Posted By Gryphon
Odds are it's one of your occupant weight mats,...

Odds are it's one of your occupant weight mats, probably a crimped wire under the seat or possibly a bad mat itself.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-21-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 5,963
Views: 966,875
Posted By Gryphon
Mystic Blue....a ZHP exclusive along with Imola...

Mystic Blue....a ZHP exclusive along with Imola Red. I looked for a Mystic Blue ZHP after seeing KrisL's.....probably my favorite ZHP color of all time.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-19-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 252
Posted By Gryphon
These were my go to for winter tires as well, and...

These were my go to for winter tires as well, and I'll second Bob's description.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-17-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 459
Posted By Gryphon
Love that Ed Chyna Sent from BimmerApp...

Love that Ed Chyna

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-17-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,428
Posted By Gryphon
I called the dealership here and they told me...

I called the dealership here and they told me that we should recieve a letter by first class mail around the first week in august.

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-13-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 255
Posted By Gryphon
Agree on the daily driver aspect, I'm still...

Agree on the daily driver aspect, I'm still getting used to my new setup.

OP, I upgraded front and reat to hotchkis swaybars and am very happy with the reduction of body roll from the ZHP(M-sport...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-12-2014, 03:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 481
Posted By Gryphon
Ok it's been a little over a week and I've gotta...

Ok it's been a little over a week and I've gotta say that the combination of the B2B, a basic detail, and the new headlight lenses have my car looking newer than when I bought it, e9x guy at my local...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-11-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 318
Posted By Gryphon
:eeps: and here I had a bottle of coolant...

:eeps:

and here I had a bottle of coolant and a quart of oil wedged in there...must re-purpose....personally I buckle my six pack in the passenger seat or the car seat.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-11-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 784
Posted By Gryphon
There is really great support here in terms of...

There is really great support here in terms of knowledge and DIY documentation(WIKI is a godsend). I was able to maintain 2 e46's at one point. I had my wife changing oil, spark plugs, and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-11-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 784
Posted By Gryphon
*Coolant system - common - ~$300 in parts and for...

*Coolant system - common - ~$300 in parts and for a first timer figure 4-6hrs of work
*Leaking PS reservoir - Common - ~$30 in parts and a very easy DIY
*Leaks oil....now this depends on where it's...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-10-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 761
Posted By Gryphon
I think I liked jcourcoul's piano wire guillotine...

I think I liked jcourcoul's piano wire guillotine solution best.

If it can't be fixed with duct tape, popsicles, and expoxy....it can't be fixed
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-09-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 181
Posted By Gryphon
I believe you can detach the washers from the...

I believe you can detach the washers from the trim, but I never did when I had my Xi. I just wedged a towel behind as a spacer. They're more durable than you think.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-07-2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 763
Posted By Gryphon
:p You had me when you started talking about...

:p

You had me when you started talking about the vapor refrigeration cycle.....makes me wanna bust out my old notebooks.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-07-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 5,963
Views: 966,875
Posted By Gryphon
So I finally installed clear corner and...

So I finally installed clear corner and sidemarkers on the ZHP, but what I found to make the most difference in appearance was replacing my oxidized headlight lenses...for $80/pair it's really a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-07-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 763
Posted By Gryphon
Let's not forget that the operating pressures...

Let's not forget that the operating pressures measured inside the refrigeration system are also dependent on your environmental temperature.
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-05-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 314
Posted By Gryphon
The airbag system per seat is comprised of: 1....

The airbag system per seat is comprised of:
1. SRS Module(usually not the problem)
2. Seatbelt buckle (also not usually a problem)
3. Occupant weight sensor pad(known for getting crimped wires and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-05-2014, 06:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 174
Posted By Gryphon
How old is the battery, if it's older than 3yrs...

How old is the battery, if it's older than 3yrs I'd be suspicious of that followed by the starter. In many conditions even though you will have power enough to energize the low voltage...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-01-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 481
Posted By Gryphon
I would love to come up, unfortunately I have...

I would love to come up, unfortunately I have about zip for free time these days. Working 6/7 days a week and helping car for my MIL who is stage IV means that there is very little time for fun. I...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-29-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 481
Posted By Gryphon
It's been a while since I had time to detail mine...

It's been a while since I had time to detail mine as well. Washed with Meguire's Gold Class, Mothers Brazilian Carnuba wax, and Mothers Back to Black for the trim.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-29-2014, 05:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 481
Posted By Gryphon
Detailing the ZHP

So I've finally gotten around to detailing the ZHP, after searching I've seen recommendations to use Klasse AIO on the high gloss shadowline trim, anyone have any other suggestions for removing...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 06-22-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 616
Posted By Gryphon
Oembimmerparts.com or turnermotorsports Sent...

Oembimmerparts.com or turnermotorsports

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-21-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 281
Posted By Gryphon
I believe somebody recently mentioned that you...

I believe somebody recently mentioned that you can get a non-button(remote lock/unlock) key from the dealer...but once again all keys have to come through the dealership otherwise all you have is a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-12-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,161
Posted By Gryphon
Nice setup! I went with the koni sport...

Nice setup!

I went with the koni sport adjustable, hotchkis sways, and michelin pss. I'm thinking I may go with your selection in tire next time around.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-01-2014, 05:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,204
Posted By Gryphon
A 380hp FRS you say? ...

A 380hp FRS you say?

http://www.digitaltrends.com/cars/scion-fr-s-cosworth/
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