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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-25-2016, 08:22 AM
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Posted By southpark11235
^ I am still going to paint it black. Gold on...

^ I am still going to paint it black. Gold on stock brakes is still a no-no in my book.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-25-2016, 06:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 550
Posted By southpark11235
I can bring pasta and potato salad. For the main...

I can bring pasta and potato salad. For the main course Don normally brings some really good bratwurst. However he is not going to be there this year so we something else for the main course. If...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-24-2016, 01:53 PM
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Posted By southpark11235
Speaking of gold paint on cars. Today I was...

Speaking of gold paint on cars. Today I was replacing the driver's side rear caliper on my Miata and I opened the box of the new caliper to find out it was painted gold :tsk:. Now I have one riced...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-21-2016, 05:46 AM
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Posted By southpark11235
Are you thinking of the Corvair? That is the...

Are you thinking of the Corvair? That is the first car that pops in to my head when I think of rear engine US cars.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-19-2016, 06:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 284
Posted By southpark11235
Since you already have the boot, you might as...

Since you already have the boot, you might as well delete the ASC. On my e36 I deleted the ASC with a $20 stock boot from an e36 with out ASC from the factory. I was tired of turning off the ASC...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-19-2016, 12:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 284
Posted By southpark11235
Well first off you have the boot backwards. The...

Well first off you have the boot backwards. The long end should go to the MAF. If that is the intake boot for cars with out ASC, you need to remove the ASC throttle. Here is a link for how to delete...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-12-2016, 06:21 PM
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Posted By southpark11235
My little brother's M3 is finally road legal...

My little brother's M3 is finally road legal :banana:. It took way longer than I wanted but it is derivable now. Off the top of my head these are the things I still have to do.
Replace fuel level...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-08-2016, 12:11 PM
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Posted By southpark11235
Fcuk the DMV! :mad: My little brother Boo decided...

Fcuk the DMV! :mad: My little brother Boo decided to keep the M3 for now, so we were going to put it on the road today. I had Boo go get insurance and the card. Then he when to the DMV to get the car...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-04-2016, 09:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 978
Posted By southpark11235
^I imagine we will be grilling in the gravel...

^I imagine we will be grilling in the gravel again like last year. That is were most of us parked. They would not even let non-BMWs park on the pavement.

Alright, I just bought tickets for the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-01-2016, 05:56 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 978
Posted By southpark11235
I am definitely going this year. I already got...

I am definitely going this year. I already got the time off work. I don't know about the auto-x though. Last year the auto-x and drag race kept people from enjoying the show with everyone else. If a...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-01-2016, 08:54 AM
Replies: 1,744
Views: 85,821
Posted By southpark11235
Jay, What mods do you have to make that much HP...

Jay, What mods do you have to make that much HP at the wheels?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-01-2016, 08:38 AM
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Posted By southpark11235
I have seen metal fatigue there on a few e36s...

I have seen metal fatigue there on a few e36s before, but I have never see it cause a problem. This is the first I have heard of the reinforcement plates though.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-25-2016, 06:04 PM
Replies: 4,890
Views: 162,899
Posted By southpark11235
For the past three day the AC in the house has...

For the past three day the AC in the house has not been working too well. It looks like we found the problem :yikes:. I had no idea before this that the evaporator could even freeze over like this....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-25-2016, 04:09 PM
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Views: 162,899
Posted By southpark11235
I see were he is coming from. I was floored when...

I see were he is coming from. I was floored when I heard that the British exit vote actually went through. I was not expecting Britain to leave the EU.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-22-2016, 07:02 AM
Replies: 4,890
Views: 162,899
Posted By southpark11235
It is still pretty cool then. I wish I had 4.5k...

It is still pretty cool then. I wish I had 4.5k to burn. I would love to own a car like that, especially if it is a replica I don't have to worry about ruining. I would so make that my sunny day DD.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-22-2016, 06:27 AM
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Posted By southpark11235
I saw this for sale on the side of the road and I...

I saw this for sale on the side of the road and I had to stop. As far as I can tell is it a 1930's Mercedes Benz, or at lest that is what it is supposed to look like. It seems to have the most in...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-21-2016, 11:13 AM
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Posted By southpark11235
Oh, never mind then. I thought you only had the...

Oh, never mind then. I thought you only had the two 7.5 rims.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-21-2016, 10:17 AM
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Posted By southpark11235
Cool. I think stock alloy looks the best. What...

Cool. I think stock alloy looks the best. What are you doing with the old 7.5 ds2's? My little brother's car still needs one 7.5 ds2 to complete the set.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-18-2016, 11:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 585
Posted By southpark11235
Never believe a seller that says the head gasket...

Never believe a seller that says the head gasket is not blown. Always verify that your self. It does not matter how honest the seller is it is very easy for people who aren't very well versed in the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-17-2016, 02:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 585
Posted By southpark11235
The new radiator hoses and water pump are big red...

The new radiator hoses and water pump are big red flags for me. The fact that he only replaced part of the cooling system make me think he overheated it and blew the head gasket. Anything a hair over...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-16-2016, 08:23 AM
Replies: 4,890
Views: 162,899
Posted By southpark11235
The rotten egg smell comes from a over worked or...

The rotten egg smell comes from a over worked or dying cat. If you remove the cat completely the exhaust smells like a law mower or any other small engine.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-16-2016, 07:00 AM
Replies: 4,890
Views: 162,899
Posted By southpark11235
Cool :thumbup:. Now you can delete that cat and...

Cool :thumbup:. Now you can delete that cat and enjoy the freer flowing exhaust and awesome cat-less smell. Last year, I think NY did the same thing. Reading the inspection rules there is no longer...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-12-2016, 02:24 PM
Replies: 1,744
Views: 85,821
Posted By southpark11235
I just did my first Autocross in the Miata today....

I just did my first Autocross in the Miata today. The Poughkeepsie Sports Car Club was having one at the local mall which is only 20 minutes from me, so I had to go. At the Autocross there were lots...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-06-2016, 06:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 510
Posted By southpark11235
The second half of this video shows how to...

The second half of this video shows how to install a spring. In your case, if you are not replacing the shock you only need to remove the bottom bolt. You can just let the shock hang on the upper...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-04-2016, 01:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 510
Posted By southpark11235
Two things. Your spring spacer is install upside...

Two things. Your spring spacer is install upside down. It should be under the spring. Also your spring and shock combo does not work together. The shock has to much travel and at full suspension drop...
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