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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-02-2012, 12:21 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,178
Posted By airboy86
I have zhp with 144k miles on it. Replaced the...

I have zhp with 144k miles on it. Replaced the VCG and got Dr Vanos. The 2.8k rpm stutter is still there for me. Does anyone know where I can get one in the Bay Area? I've tried a dealer in...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-06-2012, 12:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,181
Posted By airboy86
I've had the FSD on stock springs (ZHP) for the...

I've had the FSD on stock springs (ZHP) for the last 2ish years and logged 50k ish miles. They've been reasonably comfortable although with a bit more body roll than I'd like. However, lately...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 03-24-2012, 02:29 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,254
Posted By airboy86
Keep fingers crossed for next year. I heard you...

Keep fingers crossed for next year. I heard you can add the sporty goods to other lines up in Canada....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-23-2012, 12:04 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,797
Posted By airboy86
@av98 - I'm in your boat! +1 Mini! only...

@av98 - I'm in your boat!
+1 Mini! only $250/mo to lease on their website
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 03-22-2012, 11:51 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,254
Posted By airboy86
I don't mean to offend those that have just...

I don't mean to offend those that have just ordered or received their new f30 and I am glad at least someone is happy with their car. Maybe I'm just too old school to like the new concept......
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 03-22-2012, 12:33 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,254
Posted By airboy86
Post Ask BMW to get rid of all the "Lines"

I'm with everybody here who cannot customize the new 3er to the way he/she wants. The topic has been beaten to death so I'm glad I'm not alone. I've never taken the time to go vote, but I did...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-12-2010, 11:40 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,675
Posted By airboy86
Too bad Costco doesn't sell Koni.... easy...

Too bad Costco doesn't sell Koni.... easy return/replacement

Sucks dude....I got a set of FSDs from TireRack and had it installed about 3wks ago. So far, I like them. Decently comfy over rough...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-22-2010, 10:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 629
Posted By airboy86
So this morning I rolled down the window to the...

So this morning I rolled down the window to the magical spot where all the moon and stars lined up and found the cable detached from the clip.... so I followed the zip-tie method and resecured it. I...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-22-2010, 12:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 629
Posted By airboy86
so i think the red tab thats holding onto the...

so i think the red tab thats holding onto the window (in pic 3) isn't holding the window tight enough....

is it repairable or should I start looking for a new regulator?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-21-2010, 10:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 629
Posted By airboy86
So if the window is at the lower-most position,...

So if the window is at the lower-most position, there should be a hole in the metal panel to let me adjust the bracket?

The bracket that holds on to the bottom of the window is suppose to move in...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-21-2010, 08:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 629
Posted By airboy86
Help--urgent-- took apart driver door to fix rattling window

It all started with a squeeky and rattling window....

I noticed I could use my hand and lift up the (driver) window when it was partially rolled down (the part farthest away from the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-29-2010, 05:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,785
Posted By airboy86
That little bit is interesting...and...

That little bit is interesting...and counter-intuitive. I'll go and try to hunt down some rejex then. Hopefully I won't have to dismantle the door.

I read that article about a nut/washer in...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-28-2010, 07:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,785
Posted By airboy86
I've seen your article, but I'm having issues...

I've seen your article, but I'm having issues with the window seals, not the door seal. And theres still the issue of the rattling window
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-27-2010, 10:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,785
Posted By airboy86
Squeeky and rattling windows ~help

I have a 4dr zhp and I have squeeking and rattling windows (mainly driver door).

I've tried gummi-phfledge, armor all, Meguiar's tire/rubber dressing... the lot, and it still squeeks. I don't...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-23-2010, 07:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,209
Posted By airboy86
so one should remove the strut bar before taking...

so one should remove the strut bar before taking it in for an alignment? including the brackets?
Forum: Suspension and Braking 03-22-2010, 09:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 656
Posted By airboy86
PM'ed

PM'ed
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-21-2010, 06:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,061
Posted By airboy86
I'm just ready to change my fr brakes, good thing...

I'm just ready to change my fr brakes, good thing you guys mentioned the coating--time to put down the brakleen. Anyone tried the Jurid "improved compound"? And Kris, you seem to like the Axxis...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-06-2010, 11:28 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,091
Posted By airboy86
I have leather w/ 92k miles and its holding up...

I have leather w/ 92k miles and its holding up great--given that I get in and out of the car carefully. I'm rather skinny, so I seem to slide around in my seat a bit, so I feel that the cloth seats...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-06-2010, 11:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,895
Posted By airboy86
Does adding the reinforcement plates raise the...

Does adding the reinforcement plates raise the ride height? So perhaps the lowering springs might be good to go with the reinforcement plates?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-04-2010, 11:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,895
Posted By airboy86
wow thats a lot of bushings... gotta start...

wow thats a lot of bushings...
gotta start cutting back on the lattes to save up
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-03-2010, 10:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,895
Posted By airboy86
Thanks for that info, that's really helpful. ...

Thanks for that info, that's really helpful.

Is an alignment necessary afterwards?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-03-2010, 06:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,895
Posted By airboy86
Koni FSD + eibach pro-kit VS. Koni FSD + stock zhp springs

Aside from the obvious lowering, how does the eibachs affect the ride/handling? My zhp is at 90k and I'm looking to get a more compliant ride. I've read the FSD threads already, but I'm just...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-03-2010, 06:15 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,584
Posted By airboy86
Is there a separate insurance you can get for...

Is there a separate insurance you can get for track days?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-02-2010, 05:13 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,584
Posted By airboy86
you're in norcal... so AAA. They're surprisingly...

you're in norcal... so AAA. They're surprisingly cheap (vs. State Farm/Progressive). And I've been told that they're one of the only company that will totally represent you instead of negotiating a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-20-2010, 11:50 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,329
Posted By airboy86
since we're on coolant..... would a 1/3 coolant...

since we're on coolant..... would a 1/3 coolant +2/3 water be ok if you don't live in freezing parts of the country? especially since coolant has poor heat-transfer properties and its mainly water...
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