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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-06-2011, 09:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 952
Posted By advertisehere
I'm good. I got a roof rack for my car; I found...

I'm good.
I got a roof rack for my car; I found out how much the gas mileage diminishes with it on too. I also brought the car at school.
Waiting til summer for vanos repair/suspension/wheels
...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-06-2011, 08:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 952
Posted By advertisehere
http://www.trademotion.com/partlocator/index.cfm?a...

http://www.trademotion.com/partlocator/index.cfm?action=MorePartInfo&PartID=549357&siteid=214672&catalogid=4462
$95 shipped.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-08-2010, 09:06 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,770
Posted By advertisehere
i did that once, except it sheared completely...

i did that once, except it sheared completely off. Also torquing wheel bolts.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-21-2010, 10:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,633
Posted By advertisehere
how much clearance do you have in the front...

how much clearance do you have in the front between the strut and the tire?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-22-2010, 01:27 AM
Replies: 10,552
Views: 425,670
Posted By advertisehere
fixed an awful creak by repacking the bearing in...

fixed an awful creak by repacking the bearing in my driver side UUC FCAB.
such a relief
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-16-2010, 09:36 PM
Replies: 488
Views: 73,234
Posted By advertisehere
maybe get a brass screw, you wont have to worry...

maybe get a brass screw, you wont have to worry about it breaking.
And make sure the sealing ring is on.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-14-2010, 09:42 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,638
Posted By advertisehere
Hi

Hi
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-13-2010, 11:21 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,638
Posted By advertisehere
yup 87 US/Canada = 91/92 Australia 91 US...

yup
87 US/Canada = 91/92 Australia
91 US (california) = 95 Aus/EU (regular in europe)
93/94 US = 98 Aus/EU (premium)
so in california, our premium is Europe's regular. Yay!...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-08-2010, 12:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,848
Posted By advertisehere
and these guys (http://www.finalgear.com/) have...

and these guys (http://www.finalgear.com/) have an RSS feed that you can set up to automatically download new episodes of Top Gear, Fifth Gear, and Top Gear Australia
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-07-2010, 10:52 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,034
Posted By advertisehere
My driveway has deep gutters

My driveway has deep gutters
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-06-2010, 11:06 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,034
Posted By advertisehere
so, quick question, how much higher do you think...

so, quick question, how much higher do you think you could've gone on your coilovers? I've got a set that im going to install at some point
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-06-2010, 12:18 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 64,416
Posted By advertisehere
http://www.frankies-bmw.com/3series/diy_index.php...

http://www.frankies-bmw.com/3series/diy_index.php
here are some climate control computer tests
http://www.gbnetwork.co.uk/bmw/climatecontrolrepair.html
Fan controller broken on later cars:
most...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-20-2010, 10:25 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,598
Posted By advertisehere
90ish? if you have digital HVAC control you...

90ish?

if you have digital HVAC control you can use this (http://www.gbnetwork.co.uk/bmw/climatecontrolrepair.html) and see your speed in km/h (only in increments of 5 km/h though) and your engine...
Forum: 5 Series DIY 06-17-2010, 11:43 AM
Replies: 644
Views: 642,773
Posted By advertisehere
Seriously guys, before you replace the FSU, try...

Seriously guys, before you replace the FSU, try this:
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=309399
It worked for me (just be very careful not to damage any part of the circuit board.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-17-2010, 11:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 871
Posted By advertisehere
I just did the same thing a few days ago and it...

I just did the same thing a few days ago and it also worked.
http://www.macadamizer.com/bmwfix.html
But then the fan was still being stupid and I eventually found this...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-16-2010, 09:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,586
Posted By advertisehere
Well, I already ordered them, but I wont be...

Well, I already ordered them, but I wont be installing them for a while; I'm waiting for my current tires to wear down, which could be 15k miles, so I can do wheels and sways at the same time
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-16-2010, 09:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,586
Posted By advertisehere
I want it more for handling, esp since non-Ms are...

I want it more for handling, esp since non-Ms are speced to less than 1 degree. Plus it's cheaper and easier than than replacing strut hats
have you seen this thread?...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-16-2010, 01:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,586
Posted By advertisehere
hmm, i wonder if a 12mm would work since the...

hmm, i wonder if a 12mm would work since the camber shims move the top in closer..
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-16-2010, 01:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,586
Posted By advertisehere
oh, the wheels are 17x8 and 40mm offset, pretty...

oh, the wheels are 17x8 and 40mm offset, pretty standard fitment

I want camber shims to get more negative camber.
Do you think I wouldn't need them?
And i'm going to have these pretty close to...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-16-2010, 12:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,586
Posted By advertisehere
Yeah, i noticed that, I was hoping he would see...

Yeah, i noticed that, I was hoping he would see this.
He has style 5s though, which make clearance easier (20mm offset)

I'm on style 6s (http://felgenkatalog.auto-treff.com/showpic.php?nr=006)...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-15-2010, 11:03 PM
Replies: 10,552
Views: 425,670
Posted By advertisehere
ordered these...

ordered these (http://www.ecstuning.com/BMW-E36-328i-M52_2.8L/Suspension/Coil_Overs/ES248306/)...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-15-2010, 02:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,199
Posted By advertisehere
The only thing is, I wont have camber plates...

The only thing is, I wont have camber plates (probably ad shims to lower strut mount) so there will be very little adjustment to do.
I am interested in a corner balance though..
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-14-2010, 08:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,199
Posted By advertisehere
Well, I already replaced the RTABs with...

Well, I already replaced the RTABs with Powerflex, and the FCABs with UUC ones, and I'm doing the control arms and tie rods this weekend, and I'll be doing UUC sways when I install the coils.
I've...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-13-2010, 11:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,199
Posted By advertisehere
http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.ph...

http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?t=995556
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-13-2010, 06:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,199
Posted By advertisehere
not yet. I'm probably getting c/o's soon, but...

not yet. I'm probably getting c/o's soon, but I'm not putting them on for a while. This is just since I've been doing suspension work and everything's out of whack.
not to pester, but what do you...
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