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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-24-2014, 04:30 PM
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Posted By miles_trail
I came up with a solution!. Use a SHlTTY...

I came up with a solution!.

Use a SHlTTY wood chisel (it will be destroyed) to go around the edge of the bearing race and gently tap it in until there's enough of a gap to get the puller locked in...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-24-2014, 04:03 PM
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Posted By miles_trail
I was afraid of that. I don't own a dremel and...

I was afraid of that. I don't own a dremel and I've already gone as close as I dare with an angle grinder.

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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-24-2014, 03:32 PM
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Posted By miles_trail
Anyone have any idea how to remove half a wheel...

Anyone have any idea how to remove half a wheel bearing from the hub? I've been trying with a gear puller for an hour with no success.

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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-24-2014, 03:27 PM
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Posted By miles_trail
There's a reason no one builds cars with blue...

There's a reason no one builds cars with blue dash lights;

they're awful for your eyes.

The amber doesn't really affect night vision, as opposed to blue which kills it. Try taking a long...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-05-2014, 09:34 AM
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Views: 19,653
Posted By miles_trail
Driving all night helps... a lot. How was...

Driving all night helps... a lot.

How was the autocross?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-02-2014, 06:00 AM
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Views: 19,653
Posted By miles_trail
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Herpdederp.
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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-02-2014, 03:03 AM
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Views: 19,653
Posted By miles_trail
Any food stuffs that still need to be bought?. ...

Any food stuffs that still need to be bought?.

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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-30-2014, 11:41 PM
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Posted By miles_trail
I'm super pumped, I was so bumbed to miss it last...

I'm super pumped, I was so bumbed to miss it last year.

Coincidentally, does anyone have an extra bed Friday and maybe saterday?

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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-30-2014, 08:42 PM
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Posted By miles_trail
That's what I did for my home made brake pressure...

That's what I did for my home made brake pressure bleeder.... If by "drill and tap" you mean "drill a small hole and jam the hose into it"

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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-30-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 840
Views: 19,653
Posted By miles_trail
Los, I was about to text you. I take it you're...

Los, I was about to text you. I take it you're heading up Friday this year?, I'm in the Outer Banks and I'm trying to figure out when to leave, I might try to caravan with you if our schedules match...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-29-2014, 09:04 AM
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Posted By miles_trail
If they're not actually reserving us space I...

If they're not actually reserving us space I don't quite see the point, why can't we just roll in as a group and park further back in the lot?.

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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-22-2014, 05:25 PM
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Views: 19,653
Posted By miles_trail
Woooooooooo BIMMERFEST Wooooooooooo. That is...

Woooooooooo BIMMERFEST Wooooooooooo.

That is all.

I'll be in the woods a few more days so don't expect me to break silence again.

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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-03-2014, 05:42 AM
Replies: 8,484
Views: 165,923
Posted By miles_trail
Receive item, tell eBay/ Paypal they didn't...

Receive item, tell eBay/ Paypal they didn't receive it and they automatically refund the money with out consulting the seller.

This is one of the reasons I stopped selling on eBay. They've also...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-02-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 8,484
Views: 165,923
Posted By miles_trail
That M44 is lucky there weren't any wrecked 328s...

That M44 is lucky there weren't any wrecked 328s near by when the HG blew. Just finished replacing it and I'm wrapping up bleeding the cooling system, then it's off to TN for a wedding, hope I got it...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-01-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 8,484
Views: 165,923
Posted By miles_trail
Never mind, I got it. Pro tip: Do not,...

Never mind, I got it.


Pro tip:
Do not, EVER, do that.

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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-01-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 8,484
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Posted By miles_trail
Any one ever replace a valve without the tool to...

Any one ever replace a valve without the tool to compress the spring?, just curious.

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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-17-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 8,484
Views: 165,923
Posted By miles_trail
New cooling system in the ti and I installed a...

New cooling system in the ti and I installed a CAI, Warsteiner seamed like an appropriate choice given the number of BMW race cars they've sponsored over the years.

Also, any one know why a...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-17-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 8,484
Views: 165,923
Posted By miles_trail
I don't even know what that guy was going for, at...

I don't even know what that guy was going for, at least that red one that's been for sale for ever is well done, but the only thing to indicate this one is a "BMW" is the terrible kidney grills.
...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-17-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 8,484
Views: 165,923
Posted By miles_trail
Spring and new cooling systems are in the air. ...

Spring and new cooling systems are in the air.

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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-15-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 8,484
Views: 165,923
Posted By miles_trail
Mall cop in a Prius be giving me the stink eye. ...

Mall cop in a Prius be giving me the stink eye.

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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-15-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 8,484
Views: 165,923
Posted By miles_trail
Any one know how to reassess the tension on an...

Any one know how to reassess the tension on an M44 belt tensioner? Realoem says I have the mechanical version and I can't see a way to release it... I just replaced the water pump (just pulled the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-15-2014, 06:21 AM
Replies: 8,484
Views: 165,923
Posted By miles_trail
Honestly, if they do total it I may just buy it...

Honestly, if they do total it I may just buy it back and then get the absolute cleanest shell I can find, swap in the millpoint interior, and either this drive train or a 6cyl one, because the body...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-15-2014, 12:06 AM
Replies: 8,484
Views: 165,923
Posted By miles_trail
The people I was sitting with said they'd not...

The people I was sitting with said they'd not seen a person move like that for a long time.

Hopefully they won't total it (again).

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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-14-2014, 11:55 PM
Replies: 8,484
Views: 165,923
Posted By miles_trail
I was sitting on this woman's porch after a long...

I was sitting on this woman's porch after a long day of moving her stuff from the Uhaul into her house, eating pizza, and drinking beer when I see a guy backing out of a drive on the other side of a...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-14-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 8,484
Views: 165,923
Posted By miles_trail
Also, the one reasonably long stretch without...

Also, the one reasonably long stretch without lights the temp did actualy drop back to normal.

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