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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-20-2014, 12:44 AM
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Views: 948,311
Posted By roverT
I'm part of the ///M Club now! ...

I'm part of the ///M Club now!

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-05-2014, 02:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 396
Posted By roverT
I have a leak a year after installing my Victor...

I have a leak a year after installing my Victor R..... ;( Where do you get erring for a decent price? Or is it just better to go right up to OEM?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-16-2013, 10:48 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,725
Posted By roverT
Motor Viagra...nice! LOL

Motor Viagra...nice! LOL
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-16-2013, 02:54 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,309
Posted By roverT
I felt the same when I drove the new G37s....it...

I felt the same when I drove the new G37s....it felt fast but there was just something missing....it's soul hasn't quite developed yet which I feel in a BMW. :D
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-15-2013, 09:08 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,309
Posted By roverT
Well I fell in love with the E46 with my dad, who...

Well I fell in love with the E46 with my dad, who owns a 540i got a 323i loaner car for a few days. My dad gave it to me to fool around with and I think I put on 800 miles in one weekend...LOL. I...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-14-2013, 06:03 PM
Replies: 5,818
Views: 948,311
Posted By roverT
https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-_9tArJ9sXXc/UPO...

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-_9tArJ9sXXc/UPOydkzH4XI/AAAAAAAAFS8/liHbzsDjVUs/s1026/BC+Bimmers+Whidbey+Island-1010482.jpg
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-14-2013, 11:26 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,309
Posted By roverT
Did that on one of Canada's favorite driver's...

Did that on one of Canada's favorite driver's roads on the Sea to Sky Highway that is part of the Vancouver to Whistler route. I approached a new Camaro SS drop top at a high rate of closing speed...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-09-2013, 04:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 651
Posted By roverT
LOL Smolck....always living life on the edge with...

LOL Smolck....always living life on the edge with your car!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-09-2013, 11:12 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 651
Posted By roverT
My sister has aggressive snow tires on her APR...

My sister has aggressive snow tires on her APR chipped A4 with manual transmission and it's so nice to use the quattro system to go sideways and hold it....then a slight ease off the throttle returns...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-09-2013, 03:00 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 651
Posted By roverT
It all depends on the type of snow you get as...

It all depends on the type of snow you get as well. Light fluffy dry snow give great traction to most winter dedicated tires. Damp, heavy, slushy, chunky snow will cause problems with performance...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-15-2013, 11:14 AM
Replies: 5,818
Views: 948,311
Posted By roverT
Winter mode!! ...

Winter mode!!

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-19-2012, 09:43 AM
Replies: 5,818
Views: 948,311
Posted By roverT
Antres the only time you will need a "bail out"...

Antres the only time you will need a "bail out" is if you get stuck in snow! But it sure doesn't look like your car is feeling the pinch!!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-18-2012, 06:58 PM
Replies: 5,818
Views: 948,311
Posted By roverT
Yes...I was running F1.7 in my previous pic. I...

Yes...I was running F1.7 in my previous pic. I wanted to highlight the water droplets and snow on the rear upper quarter panel/trunk. But funny enough another one I took at 1.7 came out decent. I...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-18-2012, 04:29 PM
Replies: 5,818
Views: 948,311
Posted By roverT
Thank you you made perfect sense. I use...

Thank you you made perfect sense. I use Lightroom and I love using prime lenses too. Super low F-stop can be hard to get things in focus. You found a great F2.8 setting so that the rear of the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-17-2012, 09:36 PM
Replies: 5,818
Views: 948,311
Posted By roverT
^ May I ask what camera settings/lens you were...

^ May I ask what camera settings/lens you were using? Those are fabulously sharp!! :D

This is what I took tonight....after being caught in a hail/snow storm on my winter rubber....LOL
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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-16-2012, 03:04 AM
Replies: 5,818
Views: 948,311
Posted By roverT
First snow! ...

First snow!

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-12-2012, 09:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 733
Posted By roverT
Hahahaha..nice catch!! Coolant that will outlast...

Hahahaha..nice catch!! Coolant that will outlast a cooling system so you'll have to buy that coolant all over again when something breaks!!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-30-2012, 07:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,309
Posted By roverT
Then you just wait until there is an appropriate...

Then you just wait until there is an appropriate opening. I'm sure others behind you won't be honking at you because you are waiting for that. There are much slower cars that can't even do half of...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-29-2012, 03:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,309
Posted By roverT
:rofl: :thumbup:

:rofl:



:thumbup:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-29-2012, 10:36 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,309
Posted By roverT
You should be completely fine being 2-3 minutes...

You should be completely fine being 2-3 minutes off the highway. It's not like you need your car to go balls out on the merge is it?? LOL.

I know I can moderately accelerate (shift at...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-15-2012, 03:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,210
Posted By roverT
Hmmmm so if I am on my way to Bimmerfest one...

Hmmmm so if I am on my way to Bimmerfest one year........ hmmmmmm... :D
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-15-2012, 12:27 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,888
Posted By roverT
Please update on your situation. I'd like to...

Please update on your situation. I'd like to know how tough an E46 engine is.

I know my expansion tank cracked on me when I was 20 miles away from home. I quickly went to get distilled water...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-15-2012, 12:04 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,125
Posted By roverT
What he said! :thumbup: LOL....Go for the...

What he said! :thumbup:

LOL....Go for the spare or the strike!!

:confused: Humour aside our vehicles have enough power to do things that insurance companies would love to increase our rates...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-13-2012, 11:01 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,125
Posted By roverT
Pressing the DSC button quickly will turn off...

Pressing the DSC button quickly will turn off Automatic Stability Control. It'll let the rear wheel(s) spin freely upon more throttle input than the tire could adhere to the ground. Once the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-13-2012, 10:35 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,125
Posted By roverT
Practice your new found car trick in nice...

Practice your new found car trick in nice slippery snow/ice filled parking lots with no poles or concrete slab bump stops! Learn how just a tad more speed can make the difference in a recoverable...
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