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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-22-2015, 01:26 PM
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Posted By SlimKlim
hmmmmm with a $5k budget literally everything I...

hmmmmm with a $5k budget literally everything I suggested just went out the window. You can get some decent E46s for that price but you'd probably be tinkering with it a lot. If you like the hatch...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-22-2015, 12:22 PM
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Posted By SlimKlim
I walk past an impossibly clean silver one every...

I walk past an impossibly clean silver one every single day on my way into work and I question my life choices every time.





Where is Ken's sig when you need it. There's nothing more...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-22-2015, 08:40 AM
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Views: 231,875
Posted By SlimKlim
Have some coffee. :) Only thing with the ST...

Have some coffee. :)

Only thing with the ST is you're probably going to spend at least 18k to get one because they're so new, whereas you could spend half that for a decent MS3, just depends on...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-22-2015, 07:51 AM
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Views: 231,875
Posted By SlimKlim
That's fine, just for the love of God don't buy a...

That's fine, just for the love of God don't buy a Mini. You'll hate it and yourself from the first time something goes wrong until you sell it.

I replaced the intake boot on a supercharged one...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-21-2015, 07:22 AM
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Views: 231,875
Posted By SlimKlim
Yeah, we've rescued a lot of dogs in the past but...

Yeah, we've rescued a lot of dogs in the past but for the Golden we decided to go pure-bred. We found a local breeder operating from her home and her dogs have health certifications for hips, heart,...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-20-2015, 02:58 PM
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Posted By SlimKlim
I swear she's like a real-life teddy bear. ...

I swear she's like a real-life teddy bear.

I'm really making an effort not to turn into a dog-racist. This is my first golden, I've had plenty of other dog breeds before her... I just can't...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-20-2015, 02:28 PM
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Posted By SlimKlim
Oh I almost forgot, photographer friend of mine...

Oh I almost forgot, photographer friend of mine got an awesome shot of Molly when we took her over to play with his dog.

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7484/16303484355_077fe9fed2_b.jpg...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-20-2015, 11:47 AM
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Views: 231,875
Posted By SlimKlim
Oh I absolutely sympathize with how difficult...

Oh I absolutely sympathize with how difficult being a police officer is. It's got to be the worst job in the country if you balance the personal risk (of both physical and mental health injuries and...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-05-2015, 08:04 AM
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Views: 231,875
Posted By SlimKlim
I. Hate. Sap. ...

I. Hate. Sap.

http://i.imgur.com/iwU79pt.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/XiyXizy.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/W33IZn0.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/xS4vzBP.jpg
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-02-2015, 01:07 PM
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Views: 231,875
Posted By SlimKlim
You should call the insurance company and see if...

You should call the insurance company and see if an aftermarket alarm would bring the premium down enough to make sense, could also get something that gave you remote start for frosty mornings.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-31-2014, 10:22 AM
Replies: 9,897
Views: 231,875
Posted By SlimKlim
If we move any closer to DC than we currently...

If we move any closer to DC than we currently are, then we're just jumping into the deep end and moving into the district, I don't want to live in Arlington or Alexandria. I don't think there is a...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-31-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 9,897
Views: 231,875
Posted By SlimKlim
Beats me, why would the sound go away for a year...

Beats me, why would the sound go away for a year after I replaced all those parts? :dunno:

I just turned up the radio. At this point I think it's more likely this car doesn't make it to 2016 with...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-31-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 9,897
Views: 231,875
Posted By SlimKlim
I drove the E36 to work for the first time in 3...

I drove the E36 to work for the first time in 3 weeks and the speed-dependent whining sound it was making before I replaced the steering rack is back. I have no earthly idea what could be causing it,...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-26-2014, 01:11 PM
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Views: 231,875
Posted By SlimKlim
:rofl: I'm all for leaving cars 100%...

:rofl:

I'm all for leaving cars 100% original. However, I have always dreamed of one day buying an E-type shell inches from death so as not to offend any purists, and then put together an E-type...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-26-2014, 10:50 AM
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Views: 231,875
Posted By SlimKlim
I dunno how much 1.6" is but this looks like a...

I dunno how much 1.6" is but this looks like a good height.

http://i.imgur.com/tVm6FS9.jpg

I can't think of a simple way to put the silver wheels on the E36 that would look remotely realistic....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-26-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 9,897
Views: 231,875
Posted By SlimKlim
Extremely bored and practicing my photoshop...

Extremely bored and practicing my photoshop skills this morning.

A stock E-Type:

http://i.imgur.com/kJ5s4Nb.jpg

My E-Type:

http://i.imgur.com/wTrseWs.jpg
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-16-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 9,897
Views: 231,875
Posted By SlimKlim
Nice! Looks good with the gauge rings and knob. ...

Nice! Looks good with the gauge rings and knob.

I love that little piece of chrome, never thought I'd willingly add chrome to any car I owned, but it dresses up that steering wheel and the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-12-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 9,897
Views: 231,875
Posted By SlimKlim
Ugh you caught me. I cropped it at 600x120px but...

Ugh you caught me. I cropped it at 600x120px but the resolution was still set to 240, so it displayed at 1600x320 when I uploaded it.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-12-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 9,897
Views: 231,875
Posted By SlimKlim
New sig, old photo. Happy weekend everyone!

New sig, old photo.

Happy weekend everyone!
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-10-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 9,897
Views: 231,875
Posted By SlimKlim
I figured it had to be minutes or miles because I...

I figured it had to be minutes or miles because I always hear it in the context "We're 10 mikes from target."
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-10-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 9,897
Views: 231,875
Posted By SlimKlim
Since we're on the subject what does "mikes" mean...

Since we're on the subject what does "mikes" mean in a military context? Like "We're 10 mikes out".

It seems like a unit of time but in the contexts I've heard it sounds too long to be a minute....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-10-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 9,897
Views: 231,875
Posted By SlimKlim
I was not awake when I read Don's post this...

I was not awake when I read Don's post this morning, thought he said "mils" not "mm" :tsk:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-10-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 9,897
Views: 231,875
Posted By SlimKlim
All the way to Richmond for a C&C? That's a...

All the way to Richmond for a C&C? That's a little early for me. :p
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-10-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 9,897
Views: 231,875
Posted By SlimKlim
I mean some cars have pretty thin paint from the...

I mean some cars have pretty thin paint from the factory, your run of the mill Mazda might only have 3mils but a Rolls will slide out of the factory with 7-8mils on it.

Thickness isn't the only...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-10-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 9,897
Views: 231,875
Posted By SlimKlim
Uhh, factory paint is typically 4-6mils with...

Uhh, factory paint is typically 4-6mils with 1-2mils being clear. You would wetsand through 0.5mil of color and 0.5mil of clear in no time.
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