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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) Today, 03:05 PM
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Posted By miles_trail
I thought you meant you had a gigabite of plans...

I thought you meant you had a gigabite of plans for your car.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) Today, 02:56 PM
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Posted By miles_trail
Way to jynx it and ruin every thing for every one...

Way to jynx it and ruin every thing for every one south of the Mason Dixon, ass :p.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-17-2015, 01:01 PM
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Posted By miles_trail
What part of PA?.

What part of PA?.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-15-2015, 05:39 AM
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Posted By miles_trail
Str8t p1mp1n, Ken.

Str8t p1mp1n, Ken.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-08-2015, 06:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 259
Posted By miles_trail
Once you've replaced everything that's broken...

Once you've replaced everything that's broken (pro tip, replace the not broken parts too) park on a hill nose up, run until it starts getting hot , the turn it off and wait for it to get cold, top...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-08-2015, 07:24 AM
Replies: 12,837
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Posted By miles_trail
:wave: Hi, from good ol' Richmond. you still in...

:wave: Hi, from good ol' Richmond. you still in Indy?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-08-2015, 07:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 259
Posted By miles_trail
I almost guarantee it's the Y pipe on the back of...

I almost guarantee it's the Y pipe on the back of the head, that little turd has been the downfall of every M44 I've worked on.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-07-2015, 04:49 PM
Replies: 12,837
Views: 313,064
Posted By miles_trail
So, today I did a smart thing and decided to take...

So, today I did a smart thing and decided to take my car (which remember, has been functional for less than 24 hours) on an 850 mile round trip to Indiana. The trip went well, engine ran great, temp...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-07-2015, 04:28 PM
Replies: 12,837
Views: 313,064
Posted By miles_trail
Saw that car posted on FB the other day, it's...

Saw that car posted on FB the other day, it's soooo damn pretty. Hope he gets a decent price out of it.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-07-2015, 09:00 AM
Replies: 12,837
Views: 313,064
Posted By miles_trail
Honestly I would try running it's is. My intake...

Honestly I would try running it's is. My intake cam has some scoring on a couple bearings (I blame CJ and/ or Frank) and it seams to be fine. The bearing traces are large enough that most defects...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-06-2015, 03:10 PM
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Views: 313,064
Posted By miles_trail
Oh, don't worry, there'll be some dirt left under...

Oh, don't worry, there'll be some dirt left under there for that :rofl:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-06-2015, 02:49 PM
Replies: 12,837
Views: 313,064
Posted By miles_trail
Sprayed off some of the barn dirt, pollen, and...

Sprayed off some of the barn dirt, pollen, and assorted avian/ feline feces, she still cleans up alright...

http://imgur.com/XZTt8fI

http://imgur.com/fa0oNfv

As long as you stay 20' away.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-06-2015, 09:11 AM
Replies: 12,837
Views: 313,064
Posted By miles_trail
Well, I did one of those things everyone says to...

Well, I did one of those things everyone says to never do, I popped off the valve cover, cleaned and slathered the gasket in RTV, and reassembled.

Car is now running great and I'm waiting to get...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-04-2015, 07:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 258
Posted By miles_trail
Well, that's ambitious, says the guy trying to...

Well, that's ambitious, says the guy trying to fit an E46 interior and 318ti California roof into a 325is.....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-04-2015, 07:17 PM
Replies: 12,837
Views: 313,064
Posted By miles_trail
Yeah, I used RTV at the Vanos and half moons and...

Yeah, I used RTV at the Vanos and half moons and torqued every thing too spec. It's leaking along the lower side, right on top of the exhaust manifolds. Should I have cleaned mating surfaces until...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-04-2015, 06:32 PM
Replies: 12,837
Views: 313,064
Posted By miles_trail
Argh, if it's not one thing it's another. Got the...

Argh, if it's not one thing it's another. Got the new tensioner on (please, hold your applause for my getting an easy out too the sheared bolt without pulling the rad), fired her up aaaand, yup, VGC...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-28-2015, 08:24 AM
Replies: 12,837
Views: 313,064
Posted By miles_trail
Andrew, I have a bunch of post face lift coupe...

Andrew, I have a bunch of post face lift coupe parts, unfortunately they're all shortly painted blurple over Cosmos shwarz metallic, but the price will reflect that. PM me what you need.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-27-2015, 03:01 PM
Replies: 12,837
Views: 313,064
Posted By miles_trail
Just strap the grumpy chair too the mower and...

Just strap the grumpy chair too the mower and it'll be just like sitting inside. ...only with 200% humidity
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-27-2015, 02:16 PM
Replies: 12,837
Views: 313,064
Posted By miles_trail
Turbo it.

Turbo it.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-27-2015, 01:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 424
Posted By miles_trail
I did the entire HVAC box swap in about 7 hours,...

I did the entire HVAC box swap in about 7 hours, I don't mean too rain on your party, but it isn't that big of a job.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-27-2015, 01:40 PM
Replies: 12,837
Views: 313,064
Posted By miles_trail
Pretty close, took one out of the ti because I...

Pretty close, took one out of the ti because I think her frame is tweaked and needed the clutch for my 325, so I pulled one out and put one in.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-26-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 12,837
Views: 313,064
Posted By miles_trail
Also, got myself another ti. Needs a headgasket...

Also, got myself another ti. Needs a headgasket and then I'll probably just flip it.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-26-2015, 07:53 AM
Replies: 12,837
Views: 313,064
Posted By miles_trail
Funny how 60% more displacement will do that,...

Funny how 60% more displacement will do that, huh? :p
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-26-2015, 04:34 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 569
Posted By miles_trail
Why don't you like the 128?, I have been thinking...

Why don't you like the 128?, I have been thinking for awhile that the 1 series is the only new BMW I could see myself owning so it's dissapointing to hear that they're dull.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-26-2015, 04:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 263
Posted By miles_trail
Odds are it doesn't. The 318i was basically the...

Odds are it doesn't. The 318i was basically the lowest tier of BMW at the time.

Does it have an alarm?, I've never seen one with keyless entry that didn't have an alarm.
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