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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-18-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 206
Posted By Swanicyouth
E46/E85 M Brakes for Sale (f/r) BMW Brand

I have front and rear factory BMW E85M brakes for sale. They came with the vehicle from purchase. Brakes were removed when vehicle had 10k miles on them. They probably have 95%+ friction material...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-18-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 465
Posted By Swanicyouth
Honestly, I thing I jacked it up by the crimp...

Honestly, I thing I jacked it up by the crimp weld - bust you must use a piece of 2x4. Obviously - you can't use the jack pads - because that is where the jack stands go.


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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-18-2014, 04:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 357
Posted By Swanicyouth
Curious what fluid you used...I'm getting ready...

Curious what fluid you used...I'm getting ready to do mine again. I usually stick to all factory fluids - BMW MTF LT2.


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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-10-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 216
Posted By Swanicyouth
Leather Color Repair: PA, NJ, DE, MD

Looking for a pro who can fix a seat bolster on an E85 M in the area. There are no rips, just needs color repair. Please PM me if you know someone who does first class work, or post here. Color is...
Forum: The Detail Department 10-28-2013, 07:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 918
Posted By Swanicyouth
Just the TIP...exhaust tip

Here are some pics after its last detail, although it always looks this way. I try to keep it as flawless as possible for a semi daily driver.



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Forum: The Detail Department 10-28-2013, 07:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 918
Posted By Swanicyouth
Just the TIP...exhaust tip

My car. 08 M Roadster. BSM. The one in my avatar.


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Forum: The Detail Department 10-25-2013, 02:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 918
Posted By Swanicyouth
Just the TIP...exhaust tip

I polished mine, then OptiCoated them;

http://youtu.be/FzI5TpePsBY

Before:

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After:
Forum: The Detail Department 10-25-2013, 02:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 568
Posted By Swanicyouth
which foam pads?

From first hand experience, I would skip LC pads. The performance is fine, the issue is the adhesive is not the best out there. I'm talking about the adhesive that connects the hook and loop to the...
Forum: The Detail Department 10-25-2013, 02:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,391
Posted By Swanicyouth
My Windshield looks horrible in the sun

If the windshield is pitted, there is lite you can do. Pits are holes in the glass. The only way to fix a pit is to level the glass, but the pit is a small chip, it would require removing too much...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-25-2013, 02:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 633
Posted By Swanicyouth
oil light

Does it come on at lights after the vehicle is warmed up and then you are idling at a stop?


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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 04-10-2013, 11:01 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,398
Posted By Swanicyouth
For those interested in ONR, there is now a...

For those interested in ONR, there is now a Turtle Wax rinseless readily available at the auto parts store. Despite the TW name, its surprisingly good, almost indistinguishable from ONR except the...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-19-2012, 04:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 946
Posted By Swanicyouth
I looked at a lot of products, including...

I looked at a lot of products, including Leatherique. I decided to stay away from that particular brand because I read a few reviews stating there colourant was more "paint like" than others. I...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-18-2012, 07:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 946
Posted By Swanicyouth
M Roadster Seat Bolster Wear

I know I can't be the only one out there who's left driver side back bolster is wearing from getting in and out of the car.

I just ordered a kit to repair scuffs like this all the way from...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-19-2012, 08:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,814
Posted By Swanicyouth
Nice job... I notice the Ottos BMW logo on your...

Nice job... I notice the Ottos BMW logo on your Z... I bought mine there also
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-14-2012, 11:39 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,404
Posted By Swanicyouth
Wanted 08 M Roadster with Nav and low miles,...

Wanted 08 M Roadster with Nav and low miles, along with precert 6 year warranty. Bought through local dealer, paid through the nose (39k in 2/11 on above car with 14k miles). Got exactly what I...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-30-2012, 12:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,687
Posted By Swanicyouth
Even if the fluid is the same, the old fluid will...

Even if the fluid is the same, the old fluid will be noticeably darker when coming out of the bleeder. The new fluid will look lighter and clearer. If your fluid is exactly the same color as what you...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-30-2012, 12:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,687
Posted By Swanicyouth
The Motive Bleeders work on the idea that fluid...

The Motive Bleeders work on the idea that fluid is heavier than air. They use air to push fluid into the the system, but don't actually put air in the system if used correctly. I own and used this...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-25-2012, 10:18 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,884
Posted By Swanicyouth
I've used Z3s and Z4s as DDs since 2003. Finally,...

I've used Z3s and Z4s as DDs since 2003. Finally, last year I had it because in PA we got so much snow. So, I keep my M Roadster in the garage and I bought a nice 01 Pathfinder 4x4 for snow and bad...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-25-2012, 10:08 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,200
Posted By Swanicyouth
**** She probably was a lesbian jealous she...

**** She probably was a lesbian jealous she didn't have an M
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-15-2012, 08:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,524
Posted By Swanicyouth
Sorry wheels are gone. Gave them away for almost...

Sorry wheels are gone. Gave them away for almost nothing
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-04-2012, 11:03 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 37,001
Posted By Swanicyouth
Walmart for my old non M Z 2.5. 80 bucks, had the...

Walmart for my old non M Z 2.5. 80 bucks, had the correct vents and worked fine. Was cheaper than auto parts store versions at the time.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-29-2012, 09:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 764
Posted By Swanicyouth
IMHO, you cant go wrong with the factory fluid...

IMHO, you cant go wrong with the factory fluid MTF-LT2. Im guessing if 2nd gear is almost impossible to shift into, a fluid swap wont fix it.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-28-2012, 08:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,048
Posted By Swanicyouth
Trade it in for a manual.

Trade it in for a manual.
Forum: Off-Topic 01-23-2012, 09:19 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,369
Posted By Swanicyouth
I'm crying for JoPa like as ten year old boy...

I'm crying for JoPa like as ten year old
boy cries while getting raped in the ass. Good riddance.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-19-2012, 08:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 599
Posted By Swanicyouth
Vanos (Filter) Question?

Anyone replace that little Vanos filter thing on the Vanos valve body on an S54? The reason, I'm asking is, has anyone seen actual metal shavings or gunk in the filter? It seems like everyone who...
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