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Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 07-21-2016, 07:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 193
Posted By kyfdx
Is it an automatic or stick-shift?

Is it an automatic or stick-shift?
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 05-17-2016, 08:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 348
Posted By kyfdx
Proper offset wheels will probably cure your...

Proper offset wheels will probably cure your problem. That's a stock size tire for the E46 3-Series.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-03-2016, 11:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 675
Posted By kyfdx
Agreed. You'll never have to do it twice, so...

Agreed. You'll never have to do it twice, so why wait and take a chance?

Also, considering that the OEM parts are the reason we have to replace the cooling system, I have no issue with saving...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-27-2016, 06:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,197
Posted By kyfdx
Ditto

Ditto
Forum: Classic Bimmers 04-22-2016, 12:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,502
Posted By kyfdx
If you can put up with the 4K RPMs, the engine...

If you can put up with the 4K RPMs, the engine won't mind..

Yes, a 5-speed would be better, but you aren't really hurting anything.

(I'm assuming you aren't commuting 15K mi/yr.. ;-))
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-22-2016, 12:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 830
Posted By kyfdx
We have a 2011 and we've been out of warranty for...

We have a 2011 and we've been out of warranty for about 15 months.

About $600 total in maintenance, since then. Though, we are due for another Inspection soon. Right at 70K miles, now.

The...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 04-12-2016, 10:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 776
Posted By kyfdx
I think Mastercraft is a budget Firestone brand. ...

I think Mastercraft is a budget Firestone brand. I'd want a better tire than that.
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-12-2016, 10:31 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,250
Posted By kyfdx
I know I got my first Edmunds guide in high...

I know I got my first Edmunds guide in high school, and I graduated in '75.. ;-)
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-12-2016, 08:49 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,594
Posted By kyfdx
I agree. But, my mechanic's advice was: If...

I agree. But, my mechanic's advice was: If you are already spending $1000, and it's only $250 more, might as well do it. The labor is virtually free.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 03-30-2016, 07:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 411
Posted By kyfdx
Advantages: cosmetic Disadvantages: More...

Advantages: cosmetic

Disadvantages: More understeer at handling limits.
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 03-29-2016, 07:00 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,778
Posted By kyfdx
I've been driving my '06 ZHP for the last 6...

I've been driving my '06 ZHP for the last 6 years. 99K miles. Just did the cooling system and front brakes ($2100).

I keep looking for another car, but hard to pull the trigger, because I...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-23-2016, 07:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,035
Posted By kyfdx
I think it does need to come out. Also, the lock...

I think it does need to come out. Also, the lock has to be removed and installed on the new door.
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 03-17-2016, 06:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,631
Posted By kyfdx
Nice.. those are E46 wheels. My son uses those...

Nice.. those are E46 wheels. My son uses those for his winter set.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 03-15-2016, 06:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 623
Posted By kyfdx
Of course, he is trying to get a higher...

Of course, he is trying to get a higher profile... which just doesn't work, with the same size wheel.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 03-11-2016, 07:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 623
Posted By kyfdx
Wrong size. Don't do it

Wrong size. Don't do it
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 03-09-2016, 06:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,301
Posted By kyfdx
Pilot Super Sports for summer tires.

Pilot Super Sports for summer tires.
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 03-08-2016, 07:11 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,323
Posted By kyfdx
Maximum doc fee is $250 in Ohio. So,...

Maximum doc fee is $250 in Ohio. So, naturally, every dealer in Ohio charges $250.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 03-07-2016, 11:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 821
Posted By kyfdx
More kudos for Gary!!

More kudos for Gary!!
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 03-07-2016, 11:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 653
Posted By kyfdx
Ditto... What were you thinking? The...

Ditto... What were you thinking?

The earliest mine have come off is the last week of March.. You know, it could snow on Opening Day, right?
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 02-19-2016, 08:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 675
Posted By kyfdx
Adrian, Good to see you in here. Thanks...

Adrian,

Good to see you in here. Thanks for all you do!
Forum: Cars - Private Party 02-17-2016, 07:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 865
Posted By kyfdx
Why only up to '04? What's wrong with '05-'06?

Why only up to '04? What's wrong with '05-'06?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-08-2016, 08:00 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,586
Posted By kyfdx
No owner in their right mind would ever give a...

No owner in their right mind would ever give a warranty on a used car.

The problem with paying $5K over book for something that has had "everything" done, is that you could still end up with a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-05-2016, 08:08 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,586
Posted By kyfdx
All that said, $10K seems like a lot.. If he...

All that said, $10K seems like a lot..

If he had a RWD wagon with Sport package and a stick, maybe..
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-01-2016, 08:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 603
Posted By kyfdx
***UPDATE*** Decided to go with the BavAuto...

***UPDATE***

Decided to go with the BavAuto kit, after discussing it with my mechanic and sales at BavAuto. The EMP/Stewart water pump is overkill, but I'm saving so much money getting the kit...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-26-2016, 07:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 559
Posted By kyfdx
That is a different car (E90 vs. E46), and those...

That is a different car (E90 vs. E46), and those wheels have a lower offset than the stock wheels for E46.

The result is, the wheels will sit a little farther out than stock, and rubbing could...
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