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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 12-25-2007, 10:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,285
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
First off, are you om 18's or 29's. The 245/275...

First off, are you om 18's or 29's.
The 245/275 is the +1 sizing for the OEM 225/255.

They are what the majority of people run on their M's.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 12-24-2007, 11:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,719
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
when I hit the Limiter the speedo read 162, but...

when I hit the Limiter the speedo read 162, but that is due to the "generous" speed that BMW speedos provide.
I am sure it would have been measured, by radar, much closer to 155.

It was solid as...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 12-17-2007, 11:47 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,951
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
and apparently reading comprehension is not one...

and apparently reading comprehension is not one of your strong suits either.
i made no qualitative judgment about the SMG V 3 peadl transmissions, I meerly stated that simply ignoring technology...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 12-17-2007, 12:25 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,951
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
That is as big aload of shyte/excuse as the...

That is as big aload of shyte/excuse as the Traffic jam excuse is.

Like Plein said... I have nothing to prove!
having driven a 3 pedal car for close to 40 years I have no need to prove that my...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 12-07-2007, 11:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,520
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
very nice~

very nice~
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 11-22-2007, 12:04 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,406
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
why? to increace underateer, which the car has...

why?
to increace underateer, which the car has too much of already?

I am running 265f/275r and the steeering is so neutral that it is almost perfect.

I would want to decrease understeer-...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 11-06-2007, 09:13 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,251
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
For that length of time I might put some spare...

For that length of time I might put some spare wheels/tires on her to prevent flatspotting the tires.
I used the OEM 18's when I stored mine.

If not you might want to put her on stands.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 09-28-2007, 12:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,051
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
Rear Trailing Arm Bushings

Rear Trailing Arm Bushings
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 09-19-2007, 12:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,019
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
I am running PS2's now, but I have run T1-r's in...

I am running PS2's now, but I have run T1-r's in the past and after the initial break-in I found them to be quite satisfactory.
Not in the same league with the PS2's but half the price.

If you...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 09-09-2007, 12:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 736
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
Interesting! What color is your M? Yes...

Interesting!
What color is your M?

Yes mine is lowered... I am running a full GC set-up, with camber plates and sways as well.
The wheels are RAC Monolites RG-4s, running 265/275 set-up.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 09-06-2007, 12:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 736
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
perhaps you can use the Phone wire in he Console...

perhaps you can use the Phone wire in he Console to make it work.
Otherwise perhaps the speaker wire in the map light might work.
That is where I Hard-wired the Radar detector.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 08-19-2007, 12:15 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,251
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
I agree with terry here, as I noted in my...

I agree with terry here, as I noted in my previous post.
I did not however use Satbil in the fuelk tank, as modern fuels, and the dry climent here would render that moot.

I did place aprox 50 lbs...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-08-2007, 12:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 620
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
for returning (surviving) Viet Nam Vets there was...

for returning (surviving) Viet Nam Vets there was a diagnosed thing called "Survivor Guilt" but known to us "survivors" as the "Jesus (or Mortality) complex."
This means that we tried as hard as we...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 07-27-2007, 01:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,615
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
it is stuck on with Double sided tape and is best...

it is stuck on with Double sided tape and is best removed with a hair dryer and FLAT dental floss.
clean the residue with GOOP or other cirtus based cleaner.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 07-24-2007, 12:04 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,251
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
I moved to Texas for a year and left the M3 at...

I moved to Texas for a year and left the M3 at home in Az.
I pumped the tires way up (though I put the OEM wheels on and not the RG-4's) and removed the battery, filled the tank.

that's it!...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 06-20-2007, 11:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,033
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
thanks terry, I had not meant to imply that the...

thanks terry, I had not meant to imply that the "certain" 03's were FULLY warantied but rather that they were also covered by the same 100k Oil surface warranty, but not subject to the TSB for...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 06-19-2007, 10:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,385
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
in fact the 01/02 models have been subject ro...

in fact the 01/02 models have been subject ro Bearing Failures while the 03 and later have not.

the difeerence is a small change in the layout of the HVAC console, Bi-Xenon Headlights, and LED...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 06-19-2007, 10:09 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,033
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
dude, there is nothing to appologize for, you can...

dude, there is nothing to appologize for, you can NEVER have too much info.
If peeps give you shyte, just block their posts and enjoy the rest of us... providing I am not in you r blocked list!
...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 06-18-2007, 12:22 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,033
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
it is importent to note here that the re-worked...

it is importent to note here that the re-worked engines were NOT warrantied for 100k miles, but rather only the oil bearing surfaces were warantied.

certian VINs up thru late 03 were engine...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 06-11-2007, 11:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,402
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
well said terry! Though I might go with Ground...

well said terry!
Though I might go with Ground control, and in fact I did!

as to the lift/no lift... whoever told you that it confuses the computer is correct - "IF" you lift completely off the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 05-23-2007, 10:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,047
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
Which is why I said SMG/SSG when I entered my...

Which is why I said SMG/SSG when I entered my last post.
I did not mention the SMG-l which was never available here.
In terms of mechanics you are correct.
The SMG/SSG uses the ZF tranny, without...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 05-18-2007, 11:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,047
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
SMG, or SSG as it is called in the rest of the...

SMG, or SSG as it is called in the rest of the world was available on Non-M cars, and is
nothing like the SMGll that came on the M3's.

All E46 M3's that have Smg tranny are SMGll's
All the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 04-29-2007, 11:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,088
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
it can also come on if the fuel system is not...

it can also come on if the fuel system is not properly sealed.
Make sure that the fuel cap is tight and the door closed.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 04-26-2007, 11:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 947
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
what he said.:thumbup:

what he said.:thumbup:
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 04-22-2007, 11:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,430
Posted By Cowboy Bebop
Jesus, Pay attention... S equential M anual G...

Jesus, Pay attention... S equential M anual G earbox!

This is the exact GETRAG 6 gearbox that is in the 3 pedal car.
This transmition is manual with a Hydraulically controled clutch.
It has a...
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