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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-19-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 663
Posted By OfTheLost
Just so you know, this disa unit will not fit...

Just so you know, this disa unit will not fit your car. There are two different options for the 325 and the 330.


2.5L engine part# 11 61 7 544 806

3.0L engine part# 11 61 7 544 805
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-13-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 273
Posted By OfTheLost
PSA: A good time to change your CVV

I wanted to post a friendly reminder for those who are still riding on their original CVV, especially since we are coming into the winter months.

Around this time last year I decided that I was...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-07-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,162
Posted By OfTheLost
Warning sign 1- Buyer is contacting you eager to...

Warning sign 1- Buyer is contacting you eager to sell his car, when it should be the other way around.

Warning sign 2- Car was bought at auction

Warning sign 3- Car is a decade old with...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-06-2014, 07:22 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,162
Posted By OfTheLost
One thing that has not been discussed yet is the...

One thing that has not been discussed yet is the amount of money you will have to spend right off the bat to bring whichever M3 you buy back up to snuff. This car was $60,000 at one point... They...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-05-2014, 09:05 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,162
Posted By OfTheLost
Per year*** sorry for the confusion. Is it...

Per year*** sorry for the confusion.

Is it Friday yet?



Also keep in mind that those figures are estimated for those who do most all of their own maintenance. That cost is inflated if you...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-05-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,162
Posted By OfTheLost
You can live with anything if you are willing to...

You can live with anything if you are willing to spend the money. There is a saying that M3 stands for Multiply by 3, so keep in mind that there is much more of afinancial obligation than just the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-03-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 6,053
Views: 995,594
Posted By OfTheLost
That color = :thumbup: Sent from my DROID...

That color = :thumbup:

Sent from my DROID RAZR using BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-03-2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 7
E46
Views: 248
Posted By OfTheLost
473906

473906
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-03-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,879
Posted By OfTheLost
It's hard to compare since they are in different...

It's hard to compare since they are in different categories. If you are someone who uses your car for commuting to work and picking up kids from practice, then a grand touring tire will fit the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-02-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,879
Posted By OfTheLost
Sent from my DROID RAZR using BimmerApp mobile app

Sent from my DROID RAZR using BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-02-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,879
Posted By OfTheLost
They have been awesome both in the rain and on...

They have been awesome both in the rain and on dry pavement. They are super grippy as well as quiet, and they come with a 50,000 mile tread wear warranty. They are ranked #2 uhp all seasons on...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-29-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 428
Posted By OfTheLost
I was going to suggest the same thing. The ZHP...

I was going to suggest the same thing. The ZHP option from the factory is better than a Dinan wannabe any day. You can find a good condition ZHP in that price range that is going to look better and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-29-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 6,053
Views: 995,594
Posted By OfTheLost
472979

472979
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-24-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,018
Posted By OfTheLost
lol.

lol.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-21-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 273
Posted By OfTheLost
Depending on your willingness and time you could...

Depending on your willingness and time you could probably part it out for twice as much as what you would sell the whole car for. Judging by the picture you posted the exterior looks pretty clean. ...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-21-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 295
Posted By OfTheLost
You should change your steering fluid as well as...

You should change your steering fluid as well as your steering coupler regardless, but if you are referring to a faint squeaky sound that sounds like it is coming out of your airbag than this is...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-20-2014, 09:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 184
Posted By OfTheLost
The rear spring is very easy to get to, you...

The rear spring is very easy to get to, you probably dont even need to remove the wheel to see it:

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Most of the time they will break right near the bottom of the spring due to rust. If...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-20-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 184
Posted By OfTheLost
Shocks and struts will not affect ride height. ...

Shocks and struts will not affect ride height. The most likely culprit would be a broken rear spring (common issue), but it would be cool to replace your entire suspension regardless. You wont...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-15-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 440
Posted By OfTheLost
The fact that this song and the E46 platform came...

The fact that this song and the E46 platform came out around the same time make me feel old! Pretty cool video.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-06-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 788
Posted By OfTheLost
Personally I am a fan of concave wheels. ...

Personally I am a fan of concave wheels. Staggered wheels are cool but less practical since you cant rotate tires. BBS wheels are sporty and have that "classic BMW" look, but most of them take a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-10-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 606
Posted By OfTheLost
This philosophy is debatable in my opinion. If...

This philosophy is debatable in my opinion. If someone is planning to just fix an immediate problem (i.e. CAB's) before selling or trading in a car then yes, it is a waste of time and money to do...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-03-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 228
Posted By OfTheLost
If you cant find one, I have an extra auto...

If you cant find one, I have an extra auto dimming mirror I will sell you for cheap. it is in good condition, just let me know.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-27-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 414
Posted By OfTheLost
I got to ride in one of these for the first time...

I got to ride in one of these for the first time last weekend and it was a freaking blast. The guy who owned it has it up to 418 hp with bolt on mods (they are 300 hp stock), as apparently it is...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-26-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 672
Posted By OfTheLost
Just an FYI, no halogen bulb on the market will...

Just an FYI, no halogen bulb on the market will match the pure white of the LED output. While a higher color temperature will give you a whiter appearance, it will actually reduce light output. ...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-25-2014, 11:28 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,230
Posted By OfTheLost
Please do us all a favor and do not install those...

Please do us all a favor and do not install those hideous Spyder headlights... other than that it sounds like you got a great deal!
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