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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-30-2009, 12:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 923
Posted By BobbyE36
1 wheel? it's both rears...17" tires were worn,...

1 wheel? it's both rears...17" tires were worn, had to put these on for inspection.

I painted the rockers and rear bumper, and of course the M3 front. The rest is just cleaned.

It is already...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-30-2009, 12:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 703
Posted By BobbyE36
yes just replace them it's fairly easy... i think...

yes just replace them it's fairly easy... i think there is an how to article on it somewhere on the net.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-30-2009, 09:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 923
Posted By BobbyE36
Before and after pictures my E36

not original anymore...

i have been busy, tell me what you think

http://i107.photobucket.com/albums/m310/Robert1935/BMW/1beforenafter1.jpg
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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-30-2009, 09:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 703
Posted By BobbyE36
probably the resistances that have broken...mine...

probably the resistances that have broken...mine only works on 4 :p
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-12-2009, 02:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 731
Posted By BobbyE36
Great, awesome!! will try it tomorrow,...

Great, awesome!!

will try it tomorrow, thanks alot! :thumbup:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-12-2009, 10:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 731
Posted By BobbyE36
After further attempts it's still not on... ...

After further attempts it's still not on...

I've pressed it on, had all pegs aligned and it have been over the sides on both ends. When you let go it doesn't sit tight and just comes off. There is...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-08-2009, 12:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 731
Posted By BobbyE36
It looks like this, but there are only 4 edges...

It looks like this, but there are only 4 edges instead of 6 like in the picture
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-07-2009, 01:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 883
Posted By BobbyE36
Drive it, just don't go over 3000 rpm until the...

Drive it, just don't go over 3000 rpm until the engine is at operating temperature
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-07-2009, 01:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 731
Posted By BobbyE36
the bumper is not mounted on the car... it's...

the bumper is not mounted on the car... it's sitting here, i tried again but it's so hard...my fingers hurt from pushing so hard on it lol
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-07-2009, 10:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 731
Posted By BobbyE36
I'm pressing really hard on it, i'm afraid to...

I'm pressing really hard on it, i'm afraid to mess up the paint on the other side, pushing so hard. I have had it over the edge on both sides with all the pegs aligned in the holes, but it doesn't...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-07-2009, 10:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 731
Posted By BobbyE36
M3 front assembly: grill and lip

I have my front painted and ready to mount on the car, i just need to put on the grill and the lip, not so easy...

The grill:
How do you get it on? there are 8 pins, clip on? it just falls off...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-04-2009, 06:15 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,493
Posted By BobbyE36
Great writeup! What happens if you...

Great writeup!

What happens if you overtighten the shock nut? I get a squeaking noise from mine, can that be it?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-01-2009, 02:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,007
Posted By BobbyE36
Very nice car! too small pics though.... ...

Very nice car! too small pics though....

Those wheels look great! but so do the ones you have on.

If you want to remove the wing, keep in mind there are holes drilled into the trunk, so rust is...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-01-2009, 02:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 740
Posted By BobbyE36
Aha! cereal box thickness, that sounds much...

Aha! cereal box thickness, that sounds much better :thumbup:

I will tare it apart tomorrow and see what's wrong. I'll keep a cereal box nearby :)
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-01-2009, 02:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 740
Posted By BobbyE36
you mean rtab? that have been changed. It really...

you mean rtab? that have been changed. It really sounds like it comes from the rsm area

the following is new
gas shocks all 4
springs all 4
rsm 2 rear
rtab 2 rear
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-31-2009, 01:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 740
Posted By BobbyE36
Well if i make new ones, the same will happen to...

Well if i make new ones, the same will happen to them. Lots of rain here, they get soaked as they are so exposed.

cardboard is quite thick, maybe too thick?

I'm wondering if i should
1....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-31-2009, 10:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 740
Posted By BobbyE36
Rear shock mount question (gasket)

When i changed mine i forgot to get gaskets and this one DIY article said you could make your own out of cardboard (the box the shocks came in) I did make my own and mounted it like that, tightened...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-28-2009, 04:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,797
Posted By BobbyE36
M3 bumper is sitting here painted, almost done :p

M3 bumper is sitting here painted, almost done :p
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-28-2009, 09:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,797
Posted By BobbyE36
Grey sideskirts: Remove grey or paint ??

I have seen some DIYs for removing the grey with acetone or alcohol.
I'm wonderign if anyone here has done that with good results? or if i'm better of just painting them.

I thinking of doing...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-28-2009, 08:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 11,619
Posted By BobbyE36
yes, it looks very good! a little too low though,...

yes, it looks very good! a little too low though, scraaaaaaaaape

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=360410&highlight=dinanm3atl
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-27-2009, 03:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 11,619
Posted By BobbyE36
Oh yes! absolutely wonderful! The black together...

Oh yes! absolutely wonderful! The black together with the green looks great.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-27-2009, 11:17 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 11,619
Posted By BobbyE36
OOOOOOOLD threads, already seen them :) I...

OOOOOOOLD threads, already seen them :)

I want to see more, that's what the forum is for, no?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-27-2009, 07:17 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 11,619
Posted By BobbyE36
The Boston Green E36 thread

POST PICTURES : popcorn:

I want to see some modded boston greens :)

I'll post more when i get the M3 front on and painted sides...
so far i've got black kidneys, clear lights and lowered H&R...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-27-2009, 06:08 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,374
Posted By BobbyE36
"Japanese Cars: Don't get me started on these,...

"Japanese Cars: Don't get me started on these, they design them to lose control (drifting) What!!!!!!!!! No offense, but these cars aren't designed to drift, it just happens and they came up with a...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-27-2009, 06:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,149
Posted By BobbyE36
1 dead shocks 2 rear trail arm bushings ...

1 dead shocks
2 rear trail arm bushings

both can cause floating and side to side movement
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