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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) Today, 10:12 AM
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Posted By SlimKlim
Yes.

Yes.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-18-2014, 07:21 AM
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Posted By SlimKlim
I'm tickled pink with my Continental DWs. (That's...

I'm tickled pink with my Continental DWs. (That's the plural of "DW" not the "DWS" tires which are all seasons) 300 or 330TW, very quiet on the highway, a rounded shoulder that makes it easy to fit...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-17-2014, 12:33 PM
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Posted By SlimKlim
Interesting. I've seen all kinds of cross drilled...

Interesting. I've seen all kinds of cross drilled rotors with stress cracks. Even on 911s and F430s. I think it's just an inevitable part of having them. They are still gonna last a long time, and on...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-17-2014, 12:12 PM
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Posted By SlimKlim
If you really want something different with the...

If you really want something different with the rotors just get slotted not drilled. It still gives space for the hot gases to escape, but it doesn't compromise the strength of the rotor. Cross...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-16-2014, 10:43 AM
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Posted By SlimKlim
Not that bad like I said, I just don't exactly...

Not that bad like I said, I just don't exactly remember what I had to do. You have to remove the horn pin and splice a few wires, not a huge deal.

If you decide to order one just let me know,...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-16-2014, 10:21 AM
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Posted By SlimKlim
That's exactly why I got the one I have. I wanted...

That's exactly why I got the one I have. I wanted the smaller airbag 3-spoke, but I also wanted the more modern rim thickness and thumb tabs. It was expensive. Almost embarrassingly so. After...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-16-2014, 09:47 AM
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Posted By SlimKlim
Nope:...

Nope: http://www.ebay.com/itm/BMW-AIRBAG-EURO-SPORTS-STEERING-WHEEL-WITH-THUMB-RESTS-E36-M3-NEW-LEATHER-/221394602066?pt=Motors_Car_Truck_Parts_Accessories&hash=item338c258852&vxp=mtr
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-16-2014, 09:07 AM
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Posted By SlimKlim
I forgot about that. :rofl:

I forgot about that. :rofl:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-16-2014, 08:52 AM
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Posted By SlimKlim
Mine is that style but thickened with thumb tabs...

Mine is that style but thickened with thumb tabs added. I think you would need a new slip ring.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-16-2014, 07:45 AM
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Posted By SlimKlim
Gaudy, IMO, I don't even like the Red/Black or...

Gaudy, IMO, I don't even like the Red/Black or Blue/Black interiors they did in the Z3 M and E39 M though. If you like it that's all that matters. :thumbup:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-15-2014, 01:46 PM
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Posted By SlimKlim
It's not super straightforward on the OBD-I cars...

It's not super straightforward on the OBD-I cars to switch to the later style of horn wiring. I forget exactly what I had to do, But I believe I swapped to the later style clockspring, removed my...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-15-2014, 12:54 PM
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Posted By SlimKlim
Sweet! Mine took about 6 weeks to get here so be...

Sweet! Mine took about 6 weeks to get here so be patient and have faith!



Good call. Ryan I think I would first call your bank and ask about the timeline to verify the funds, then tell the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-15-2014, 11:33 AM
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Posted By SlimKlim
If the check is certified there's no reason to...

If the check is certified there's no reason to worry I'd think.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-15-2014, 06:49 AM
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Posted By SlimKlim
I'm happy with it, it's extremely well made, it's...

I'm happy with it, it's extremely well made, it's really cool to get a handmade, totally custom part that's OEM quality or better. Don't freak out if the leather seems a little loose when you first...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-15-2014, 06:23 AM
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Posted By SlimKlim
Hrm I can find one, ...

Hrm I can find one,

http://i.imgur.com/68GA7cG.jpg
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-15-2014, 06:01 AM
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Posted By SlimKlim
I honestly think you're better with it than...

I honestly think you're better with it than without it, especially if you buy a new wheel that will come with a newer airbag.



That style of 3-spoke doesn't have an airbag, the triangular one...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-14-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 9,105
Posted By SlimKlim
Look what I found! (Start around 4:34 if the...

Look what I found! (Start around 4:34 if the video starts from the beginning)

http://youtu.be/c3JNTFknq9k?t=4m35s

And reposting my fastest run from yesterday in this thread for posterity:
...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-14-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,401
Posted By SlimKlim
Jake hangs out with a group of BMW/E36 people...

Jake hangs out with a group of BMW/E36 people every Thursday and I think some of them are GMU students.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-14-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 329
Views: 6,878
Posted By SlimKlim
Officially registered for the autocross on...

Officially registered for the autocross on Sunday. :)
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-14-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,401
Posted By SlimKlim
23. Bought the E36 when I was 18. It was yellow,...

23. Bought the E36 when I was 18. It was yellow, I wanted it. The rest is history. :)
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-13-2014, 05:26 PM
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Views: 37,996
Posted By SlimKlim
:D :D :D Awesome, awesome, awesome autocross...

:D :D :D

Awesome, awesome, awesome autocross today. It was a double event with 4 runs in the morning, then 4 in the afternoon doing the course in reverse. It was a huge lot, pretty quick course...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-12-2014, 02:44 PM
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Views: 37,996
Posted By SlimKlim
Yeah I've got the GoPro App on my phone so I can...

Yeah I've got the GoPro App on my phone so I can record just the runs.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-12-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 2,562
Views: 37,996
Posted By SlimKlim
It's a "Vidpro," cheapest one that seemed decent...

It's a "Vidpro," cheapest one that seemed decent on Amazon.

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00H4IRE5U/ref=oh_details_o00_s00_i01?ie=UTF8&psc=1

The microphone has a 20' cord, which lets you...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-12-2014, 10:44 AM
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Views: 37,996
Posted By SlimKlim
I've been fussing with the GoPro and external mic...

I've been fussing with the GoPro and external mic configurations for the autocross tomorrow. This is what happens when you mount a microphone 6" from your air filter. :AF330i:
...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-11-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 2,562
Views: 37,996
Posted By SlimKlim
Awesome. I'll take mine in black with full...

Awesome. I'll take mine in black with full whitewalls and steelies with chrome hubcaps. :thumbup:



Me too. But I prefer the left side, I can hear my exhaust leak from the right. :eeps:
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