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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-21-2016, 09:13 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,241
Posted By E36 Phantom
BMW is a mass manufacturer and the 3 series is...

BMW is a mass manufacturer and the 3 series is their biggest seller. It sells millions across the world in endless option combinations. It would be unfeasible to match springs to these combinations....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-19-2016, 09:00 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 18,562
Posted By E36 Phantom
Just to be clear, that's the one I used in this...

Just to be clear, that's the one I used in this thread.




:lmao: :lmao:

That's why he recommended it - he needed to find a product that would f**k up your car badly enough to get you in...
Forum: Off-Topic 01-12-2016, 02:57 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,038
Posted By E36 Phantom
Most smaller banks participate in deposit...

Most smaller banks participate in deposit brokering agreements where they will split the money up on your behalf to ensure FDIC coverage. Just need to talk to the manager about setting it up on your...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-12-2016, 07:45 AM
Replies: 4,867
Views: 162,194
Posted By E36 Phantom
Meh. That's not even close to molested. It's just...

Meh. That's not even close to molested. It's just lambo doors and a cheap stereo deck. It would take half a day to go back to stock with no lasting effects.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-10-2016, 11:36 PM
Replies: 4,867
Views: 162,194
Posted By E36 Phantom
Bigger overall diameter is better as it gets your...

Bigger overall diameter is better as it gets your axles and diffs farther from obstacles. Also, bigger sidewalls are better, as they provide more ability for the tires to conform the terrain and...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-10-2016, 07:13 PM
Replies: 4,867
Views: 162,194
Posted By E36 Phantom
Core charge was additional :yikes: And that's...

Core charge was additional :yikes: And that's just parts, no labor.

That receipt was to regear front and rear diffs to offset the bigger tires, full rebuild of seals and internals, ARB air...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-10-2016, 06:47 PM
Replies: 4,867
Views: 162,194
Posted By E36 Phantom
LOL. I take it you missed the post back in...

LOL. I take it you missed the post back in December when I bought the new Rover. Yeah, he modded it just a touch....
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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-10-2016, 12:58 AM
Replies: 4,867
Views: 162,194
Posted By E36 Phantom
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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-10-2016, 12:57 AM
Replies: 4,867
Views: 162,194
Posted By E36 Phantom
Jose! What's up! I'm also in the stock band...

Jose! What's up!

I'm also in the stock band wagon. 5-7+ years is easily the expected range for an OEM style rad, they are dirt cheap, and super easy to replace. The price delta for an all aluminum...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-07-2016, 09:48 PM
Replies: 4,867
Views: 162,194
Posted By E36 Phantom
That seems to be the case with more and more cars...

That seems to be the case with more and more cars these days. The engines are tuned exactly to the test standard, and anyone who doesn't drive following the SAE test manual has their mileage fall off...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-26-2015, 10:55 PM
Replies: 4,867
Views: 162,194
Posted By E36 Phantom
:rofl: Had an acquaintance in college that was...

:rofl: Had an acquaintance in college that was big into road bikes and had $3000 just in his CF wheels. I know it's nuts.

PS, I'm over in your hood right now. [emoji106] Just outside Everett.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-23-2015, 12:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 486
Posted By E36 Phantom
Why a 1UZ? I've never been too impressed with...

Why a 1UZ? I've never been too impressed with that engine, to be honest.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-14-2015, 12:33 PM
Replies: 4,867
Views: 162,194
Posted By E36 Phantom
And welded horseshoes, don't forget those! :lmao:...

And welded horseshoes, don't forget those! :lmao:

There is no "inspection" in California. We do smog checks which test emissions and look for modified emissions components, and that's it. Your...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-14-2015, 11:14 AM
Replies: 4,867
Views: 162,194
Posted By E36 Phantom
I don't even hate the concept of a Mustang...

I don't even hate the concept of a Mustang truck/ute, but the horrendous execution is what killed me. Made for a hilarious little break in the commute.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-14-2015, 09:54 AM
Replies: 4,867
Views: 162,194
Posted By E36 Phantom
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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-12-2015, 10:32 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 703
Posted By E36 Phantom
So I take it you bought the car exactly as it...

So I take it you bought the car exactly as it sits now and haven't done anything to it?

The wheels are from an E39 5 series and have 20mm less offset than the stock wheels, which means they push...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-09-2015, 11:26 PM
Replies: 4,867
Views: 162,194
Posted By E36 Phantom
Hey Dio - quick question. I need to ship a...

Hey Dio - quick question. I need to ship a product back to the vendor in Limassol for repair. Who is the best carrier to ship between US and Cyprus for relatively cheap prices? UPS wanted some $120+...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-07-2015, 01:25 PM
Replies: 4,867
Views: 162,194
Posted By E36 Phantom
Not a bad view at the gas station today....

Not a bad view at the gas station today. [emoji106]

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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-07-2015, 12:32 AM
Replies: 4,867
Views: 162,194
Posted By E36 Phantom
Speaking of Volvo, I'd take that new S90 design...

Speaking of Volvo, I'd take that new S90 design in a heartbeat. Gorgeous.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-06-2015, 04:04 PM
Replies: 4,867
Views: 162,194
Posted By E36 Phantom
Andrew, the problem with "smart firearms" goes...

Andrew, the problem with "smart firearms" goes back to the heart of my conversation with you yesterday. Outside of the range, to me a firearm is an absolute last-resort failsafe. That means I need...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-05-2015, 09:56 PM
Replies: 4,867
Views: 162,194
Posted By E36 Phantom
Don, that shift pattern is terrific!!!! ...

Don, that shift pattern is terrific!!!!

:lmao: :lmao: :lmao: :lmao: :lmao: :lmao: :lmao: :lmao: :lmao:


Actually, one of the most common hunting rifles is the same thing that many people...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-05-2015, 07:53 AM
Replies: 4,867
Views: 162,194
Posted By E36 Phantom
Alex, that's absolutely awesome. Very clever. I...

Alex, that's absolutely awesome. Very clever. I wear polarized sunglasses and the polarizing filter on LCD screens drives me bonkers.


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It's why our 2 party system is flawed. People...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-04-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 4,867
Views: 162,194
Posted By E36 Phantom
I think we're getting silly now. :rofl: The...

I think we're getting silly now. :rofl:

The ocean isn't remote. There are a dozen lifeguards and a hundred to a thousand beachgoers depending on the location. Help is minutes away. There's no...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-04-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 4,867
Views: 162,194
Posted By E36 Phantom
No, I'm just saying we need to more thoroughly...

No, I'm just saying we need to more thoroughly vet the next idea before we throw out another useless scheme that does nothing.


I do always carry a basic outdoor knife, though not strapped to my...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-04-2015, 11:23 AM
Replies: 4,867
Views: 162,194
Posted By E36 Phantom
Actually you may recall the Assault Weapons Ban...

Actually you may recall the Assault Weapons Ban was tried and turned out to be thoroughly ineffective. Of course everything is up for argument, but finding holes is a necessary part of the process....
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