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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Today, 10:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 323
Posted By BashedBarrique
The E96 is the factory Ratte Stab (rat rod). ...

The E96 is the factory Ratte Stab (rat rod).

https://encrypted-tbn1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcT4hNrUH0kM6_dcXXruUpA0Ol8L7N1VI_d4t9pszx03o7mxUF0
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 07:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 178
Posted By BashedBarrique
They are nice but a bit too "dainty" for my...

They are nice but a bit too "dainty" for my tastes.

http://i.imgur.com/NZceG4vt.jpg

I prefer the thicker five spoke designs like the 18 inch style 189

http://i.imgur.com/Un0WLdCt.jpg


or...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-26-2015, 06:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 697
Posted By BashedBarrique
Sounds reasonable to me.

Sounds reasonable to me.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-26-2015, 09:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 630
Posted By BashedBarrique
Toyota MR2?

Toyota MR2?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-24-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 697
Posted By BashedBarrique
Hey, at least it was "Pedigree" dog...

Hey, at least it was "Pedigree" dog food.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-23-2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 186
Posted By BashedBarrique
Congrats! My dad gave me a clapped 1971...

Congrats!

My dad gave me a clapped 1971 Maverick and I was elated. Had he given me a car like a 328i I would probably be chiseling a statue of him about now.

I hope your son appreciates the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-23-2015, 06:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,714
Posted By BashedBarrique
Sorry you've had so many problems, but my 2006...

Sorry you've had so many problems, but my 2006 E90 325i has been pretty damn cheap to own for me and the original owner.

Except for routine maintenance (oil chances, filters etc.) the car doesn't...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-23-2015, 06:25 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 697
Posted By BashedBarrique
I ate a spoonful of canned dog food once on a...

I ate a spoonful of canned dog food once on a dare, Pedigree Beef Stew as I remember.

Wasn't half bad. Reminded me of Dinty Moore Beef Stew, just a little blander. May explain my taste for certain...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-23-2015, 11:59 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 697
Posted By BashedBarrique
Do you have enough food to survive the winter? Do...

Do you have enough food to survive the winter? Do you have a flare pistol?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-23-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 697
Posted By BashedBarrique
Hehe. Succinct and to the point.

Hehe.

Succinct and to the point.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-22-2015, 05:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 188
Posted By BashedBarrique
Did you drive by Gillette stadium?

Did you drive by Gillette stadium?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-22-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 292
Posted By BashedBarrique
Most of the ones I listed, LCI, CPO etc. are not...

Most of the ones I listed, LCI, CPO etc. are not on that list.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-22-2015, 12:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 292
Posted By BashedBarrique
Hi HT, FYI IMHO U R AOK. AFAIK there is no...

Hi HT,

FYI IMHO U R AOK. AFAIK there is no GOT or TOC.


Seriously, I agree. When I first perused this forum I was regularly baffled by terms like LCI, JB4, TPMS/RDC, CPO, CBM etc.

It is...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-22-2015, 11:54 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 16,206
Posted By BashedBarrique
Randy, First of all thanks for the detailed...

Randy,

First of all thanks for the detailed info on the issue. I have a few comments and questions.

Your signature says your car is a 328i (which comes with the N52 engine), but in your post...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-22-2015, 10:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 237
Posted By BashedBarrique
I have the envelope with the results... "In...

I have the envelope with the results...

"In the case of the 335i suspension,

Labmannn, your car is NOT lowered!"
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-21-2015, 11:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 469
Posted By BashedBarrique
Hi Arturo, I like your spirit, but the N52...

Hi Arturo,

I like your spirit, but the N52 engine in your 328i (a smooth, powerful and technologically advanced power plant) is a very poor candidate for a turbo modification. The compression...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-21-2015, 11:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 183
Posted By BashedBarrique
Now "axles" checked may mean that the car was...

Now "axles" checked may mean that the car was making a clicking or grinding noise that prompted the inspection of the drive axles.

Does the car make any such noise when turning the wheels to their...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-21-2015, 06:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 183
Posted By BashedBarrique
Here's an "insight", "Axel" is a name...

Here's an "insight",


"Axel" is a name i.e. Axel Rose, Axel Foley etc.

Perhaps you meant "axle"?

"ax·le" noun

A rod or spindle (either fixed or rotating) passing through the center of a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-21-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 480
Posted By BashedBarrique
There are two schools of thought on the coils. ...

There are two schools of thought on the coils.

1) When one goes the others can't be far behind.
2) They cost money and fail individually for reasons related to conditions (moister, plug...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-20-2015, 05:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 249
Posted By BashedBarrique
Hmmm, do you really think most people will reject...

Hmmm, do you really think most people will reject a car based on the fact that it has xenon headlights and wood interior trim that wasn't on the car new? Especially since many E90s of that year came...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-19-2015, 06:32 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,326
Posted By BashedBarrique
Went from these boring 16 inch standard equipment...

Went from these boring 16 inch standard equipment wheels,

http://i.imgur.com/vRlsvg0.jpg

to these 19 inch M sport babies,
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-17-2015, 12:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 289
Posted By BashedBarrique
I'll go with "firmish ride with top drawer...

I'll go with "firmish ride with top drawer handling". I also like the idea of being able to adjust the ride height.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-16-2015, 11:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 289
Posted By BashedBarrique
Thanks for the advice CAL. Would Koni FSD's be...

Thanks for the advice CAL. Would Koni FSD's be better than yellows?

P.S.

(After more reading of the link you so kindly supplied, I think I see the light!)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-16-2015, 07:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 289
Posted By BashedBarrique
Thanks for the info driller. I have seen...

Thanks for the info driller.

I have seen kits that list drops from 0.75 inches to 2.0 inches. For reference, how much lower than stock is your set up in those pictures?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-16-2015, 01:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 289
Posted By BashedBarrique
Hi Driller, I thought about PM'ing you since...

Hi Driller,

I thought about PM'ing you since I knew you had lowered your car. What set up did you use? How much did it drop your ride height? Are you tracking your car?

Can I see that picture...
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