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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-21-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,752
Posted By SlimKlim
I would if I could. I downloaded and saved...

I would if I could. I downloaded and saved everything from my smugmug account, but the hard drive i put them on died. There are probably thousands of lost photos on there.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-21-2014, 06:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,752
Posted By SlimKlim
Probably because this thread is five years old....

Probably because this thread is five years old. :p

Why did this get bumped?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-16-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 7,726
Views: 136,424
Posted By SlimKlim
3 things. 1.) That guy is awesome 2.)...

3 things.

1.) That guy is awesome

2.) It never occurred to me that you do a smoke test when the engine is off. I'm dumb.

3.) Because of #2, i was expecting/hoping that he'd light the cigar...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-16-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 7,726
Views: 136,424
Posted By SlimKlim
I humbly disagree, no matter what certain...

I humbly disagree, no matter what certain manufacturers do, I think there will be a vocal enough minority so that certain cars are offered with manual transmission options for many years to come. You...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-13-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 7,726
Views: 136,424
Posted By SlimKlim
If you have the budget for it, I would strongly...

If you have the budget for it, I would strongly recommend buying an MKV instead of an MKIV.
...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-09-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 18,572
Views: 2,057,302
Posted By SlimKlim
Oh my god. <3

Oh my god. <3
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-07-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 7,726
Views: 136,424
Posted By SlimKlim
Just got your text, its a little too long to...

Just got your text, its a little too long to explain in a text.

No it wasn't that complicated, or shouldn't have been. I think I attempted to leave the horn pin from the '95 wheel installed on...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-07-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 7,726
Views: 136,424
Posted By SlimKlim
Taking a closer look it doesn't look like one of...

Taking a closer look it doesn't look like one of Tainik's wheels. Tainik brings the perforated leather higher up the wheel, and adds a pad to thicken the rim so it's closer in diameter to the E46...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-07-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 7,726
Views: 136,424
Posted By SlimKlim
Just for reference this is the eBay seller of my...

Just for reference this is the eBay seller of my wheel:

http://www.ebay.com/usr/tainik?_trksid=p2047675.l2559



I can't imagine it would be much different from owning an E350, can't say I...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-26-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 7,726
Views: 136,424
Posted By SlimKlim
But moar airflow bruh.

But moar airflow bruh.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-24-2014, 09:03 AM
Replies: 7,726
Views: 136,424
Posted By SlimKlim
Yeah sounds like a good motor to sell, I'm sure...

Yeah sounds like a good motor to sell, I'm sure you could move it on BF.c without too much trouble.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-24-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 7,726
Views: 136,424
Posted By SlimKlim
Not sure, less than a black interior would be. If...

Not sure, less than a black interior would be. If the seats are in great shape maybe $500 for front and rear? Not sure about the panels or other pieces.

The motor is leak free, makes good...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-24-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 7,726
Views: 136,424
Posted By SlimKlim
Why'd you pull the motor? With that kind of...

Why'd you pull the motor? With that kind of mileage you won't get top dollar but i'd think at least ~1500 if it's in excellent condition.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-17-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 7,726
Views: 136,424
Posted By SlimKlim
Tainik is a guy on eBay based out of Germany that...

Tainik is a guy on eBay based out of Germany that goes and buys up euro spec 3-spokes from junkyards, then rewraps them and sells them at a reasonably fair price considering the labor invested and...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-17-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 7,726
Views: 136,424
Posted By SlimKlim
Where'd you get it? If that's some of tainik's...

Where'd you get it? If that's some of tainik's handy work welcome to the club! It's still one of my favorite things I've ever bought for my car. It just makes such a huge difference in how modern the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-17-2014, 06:22 AM
Replies: 7,726
Views: 136,424
Posted By SlimKlim
I fondled the tire without lifting the car up and...

I fondled the tire without lifting the car up and didn't feel anything, it's possible it's at the very top or bottom where I couldn't get my hands though. At some point over the next few days I'll...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-16-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 7,726
Views: 136,424
Posted By SlimKlim
Yeah that's exactly what it's like. Tires...

Yeah that's exactly what it's like. Tires probably have less than 2000 miles on them but i'll look it over really well for anything stuck in there, just need to take a few minutes to fuss with it.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-16-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 7,726
Views: 136,424
Posted By SlimKlim
So I've had a "clicking" sound coming from the...

So I've had a "clicking" sound coming from the left rear wheel of my car for a few months. Usually not that loud, not too noticeable at highway speeds, but lately it seems like it's been getting...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-15-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 752
Views: 22,901
Posted By SlimKlim
I'm not sure that's the reason, but it does seem...

I'm not sure that's the reason, but it does seem to be pretty consistent on most cars with electronic throttles and manual transmissions.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-15-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 752
Views: 22,901
Posted By SlimKlim
I've heard that's something to do with emissions,...

I've heard that's something to do with emissions, but I couldn't tell you where I heard it. I first noticed it on my mom's (at the time) brand new 2007 Scion TC. Every time you'd let off the throttle...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-12-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 7,726
Views: 136,424
Posted By SlimKlim
:thumbup: Maybe I should start holding seminars.

:thumbup: Maybe I should start holding seminars.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-12-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 7,726
Views: 136,424
Posted By SlimKlim
My all time favorite move was sliding my hand...

My all time favorite move was sliding my hand over hers and holding it for a while, then when I needed to change gear I'd keep her hand under mine, make it an interactive experience.

If anything...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-12-2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 7,726
Views: 136,424
Posted By SlimKlim
Whatever, my coffee was defective this morning. :p

Whatever, my coffee was defective this morning. :p
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-12-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 7,726
Views: 136,424
Posted By SlimKlim
A LOT of parents I talk to have convinced...

A LOT of parents I talk to have convinced themselves that driving a stick shift is an additional distraction that they don't want their precious son or daughter to deal with, despite the fact that...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-11-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 7,726
Views: 136,424
Posted By SlimKlim
Nah. I guess I never posted a debrief of my...

Nah. I guess I never posted a debrief of my morning.

So we hung around and chatted for maybe another 30 minutes after you left, then DJ and Jake were going back to their house to start playing in...
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