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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-05-2012, 01:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,141
Posted By StraightThrough
Down the road when I have a more accommodating...

Down the road when I have a more accommodating garage I would do the work myself, but as it stands now I don't have the facilities to do so (apartment building).

I guess waiting to see if a doner...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-04-2012, 10:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,141
Posted By StraightThrough
There are a few exceptions....

There are a few exceptions. (http://www.bmwquebec.ca/forum/showthread.php?5374-manual-transmission-swap-in-X3&)
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-04-2012, 07:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,141
Posted By StraightThrough
E83 AT to MT Conversion Feasibility

I should start by saying that I know how difficult and problematic this would be to undertake, so this is an idea to mull over for a while even if it isn't worth doing. Moving on, I have a 2004 X3...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-07-2009, 11:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,625
Posted By StraightThrough
The handbrake isn't strong enough to lock up the...

The handbrake isn't strong enough to lock up the wheels. Ask me how I know. :)
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-10-2009, 08:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 944
Posted By StraightThrough
It was just overlooked during the engineering...

It was just overlooked during the engineering process, along with some other things (According to a post I saw by Azn)
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-08-2009, 06:39 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,075
Posted By StraightThrough
There should be a slots just under a square cover...

There should be a slots just under a square cover to put a screwdriver (one is also supplied in the toolkit) and it easily prys open, I can even use just my finger on the rear one.

I do not know...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-30-2009, 01:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,107
Posted By StraightThrough
For the obvious answer, check if your parking...

For the obvious answer, check if your parking brake is on.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-28-2009, 11:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,220
Posted By StraightThrough
The OP is from Florida, from what I remember they...

The OP is from Florida, from what I remember they have some pretty smooth roads down there. :cool:
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-28-2009, 07:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,220
Posted By StraightThrough
That is in fact the sport package, I can see some...

That is in fact the sport package, I can see some metallic sheen on the gear shift and the steering wheel was like that in 05.
...
Forum: General BMW 07-15-2009, 11:54 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 14,409
Posted By StraightThrough
Yea your right, I change my score to an 8/10...

Yea your right, I change my score to an 8/10 because its better than the original photo. :D
Forum: General BMW 07-15-2009, 01:38 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 14,409
Posted By StraightThrough
7/10 Love the badges, but dont like the glare...

7/10 Love the badges, but dont like the glare washing out the 330i logo. Pretty cool though.
Forum: Off-Topic 06-25-2009, 09:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 621
Posted By StraightThrough
Check your tire pressures, If that tire is low,...

Check your tire pressures, If that tire is low, fill it up and reset the monitoring system. Then see if it comes back on, if it doesn`t your tire is fine.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-10-2009, 09:49 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,955
Posted By StraightThrough
He has a coupe. Or if your really fancy....

He has a coupe. Or if your really fancy. Coupaiye. :p
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-09-2009, 09:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 870
Posted By StraightThrough
"my dads gonna be so pissed" ahahahahha....

"my dads gonna be so pissed"

ahahahahha. :rofl: thats great.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-01-2009, 06:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 20,244
Posted By StraightThrough
You cant beat the Niva offroad. I want one! ...

You cant beat the Niva offroad. I want one!

And, It only comes in a manual. True driving enthusiasts at Lada. :rofl:
Forum: European Delivery 03-31-2009, 12:07 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 4,499
Posted By StraightThrough
Thats like 6-7 thousand KM. Some road trip.

Thats like 6-7 thousand KM. Some road trip.
Forum: General BMW 03-29-2009, 08:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,133
Posted By StraightThrough
I was eating salsa too. Driver alertness...

I was eating salsa too.

Driver alertness fail.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-29-2009, 07:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 841
Posted By StraightThrough
You would be better off buying a garmin or alike...

You would be better off buying a garmin or alike unit and installing it inside the compartment. I know i saw a DIY for it but I cant seem to find it now. Anyone know what im talking about? It was for...
Forum: Off-Topic 03-29-2009, 06:10 PM
Replies: 40
Poll: Earth hour
Views: 1,236
Posted By StraightThrough
+1 It was dark then, so I didnt turn off my...

+1

It was dark then, so I didnt turn off my lights. How was a supposed to see. They need to make this at a better time, like 12 noon.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-06-2009, 11:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 527
Posted By StraightThrough
Try the classifieds right here on Bimmerfest.

Try the classifieds right here on Bimmerfest.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-26-2009, 06:41 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,047
Posted By StraightThrough
1. Lightly hold down the brake with your left...

1. Lightly hold down the brake with your left foot.
2. Push the accelerator until the car moves forward a tiny bit.
3. At the same time floor the gas and press the brake harder.

Or...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-25-2009, 09:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,395
Posted By StraightThrough
That is one hell of a good looking X3. Too bad NA...

That is one hell of a good looking X3. Too bad NA doesn't get it! I especially love that colour.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-25-2009, 09:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 856
Posted By StraightThrough
I thought i was a genius for discovering the hook...

I thought i was a genius for discovering the hook thing. Ohh well :(. Thanks for the reversible thing though, good to know
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-15-2009, 10:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 947
Posted By StraightThrough
Have you checked the thickness on them? ...

Have you checked the thickness on them?

Also, if you use stock rotors with harder brake pads, don't the rotors go all wonky because they're so soft?
Forum: E63 / E64 M6 (2006 - 2010) 02-11-2009, 11:13 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 13,413
Posted By StraightThrough
+2 The car isn't something I would drive, But the...

+2 The car isn't something I would drive, But the photos are stunning!
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