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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-19-2014, 06:49 PM
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Posted By fporro
this morning at Baby Makapu'u beach ...

this morning at Baby Makapu'u beach

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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-14-2014, 03:36 AM
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Views: 642,754
Posted By fporro
Kaka'ako industrial revival ...

Kaka'ako industrial revival

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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-05-2014, 01:42 PM
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Views: 642,754
Posted By fporro
we been together for 14 years now, since then 2...

we been together for 14 years now, since then 2 others did get in between our sheets, yet, she remains the one :)

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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-03-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 282
Posted By fporro
There's a double wall between rear seat and cargo...

There's a double wall between rear seat and cargo area, solid box design, perhaps your subframe bushings are bad.

my cabrio had sort of a "slow to react rear axel" during canyon runs, upgraded to...
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 09-13-2013, 03:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 441
Posted By fporro
WTB: 735i Brake Booster spacer.

Aloha guys, sorry to post this here instead of classifieds.

I'm looking for a 735I brake booster spacer for my e30, need a little clearance between runners 5 & 6 for itb airbox to clear.
...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-04-2013, 03:18 PM
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Views: 642,754
Posted By fporro
Hartge on 205/50/16 ...

Hartge on 205/50/16

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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-15-2013, 10:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,841
Posted By fporro
Rubber mountings are same as you have now. ...

Rubber mountings are same as you have now.

Eccentrics are like k-mac's, they'll allow you to correct camber and toe,
use these if your car has or will be lowered in the future.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-12-2013, 03:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 408
Posted By fporro
e30motorwers skid plate + mason's cross brace

Aloha Friday,

Just added Mason's (http://masonengineering.net/Subpages/E30.htm) steel cross brace to my 87 iC, had to remove and do slight modification to e30motorwerks...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 02-27-2013, 08:11 PM
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Views: 797
Posted By fporro
BBS RS 224 with 4x100 to 5x114.3 adapters

BBS RS 224 with 4x100 to 5x114.4 18mm adapters, original lips and barrels.

size: 15 x 6.5
offset : et45
pattern: 5 x 114.3

adapters available from 42 Draft Designs for about $ 350
recommend...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-16-2013, 01:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 562
Posted By fporro
Robert at www.e30motorwerks.com might have one,...

Robert at www.e30motorwerks.com might have one, but he's on Huntington Beach.

Would it be worth it for you to drive to L.A. ?

If so, on San Fernando valley, pick a part on 8520 Telfair Avenue...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-15-2013, 01:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 636
Posted By fporro
There's so many to choose from depending on your...

There's so many to choose from depending on your goals and budget, here's some candy from RD ...

http://e30motorwerks.com/index/products/new-parts/16-rd-headers
...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-15-2013, 01:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 885
Posted By fporro
Im running IE's sways, great improvement., if...

Im running IE's sways, great improvement.,
if you like, try a convertible front 22mm and a iX or m3 rear at 14.5mm's can't beat they're low cost.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-15-2013, 01:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 562
Posted By fporro
go to your local pick-a-part, find a crashed e30...

go to your local pick-a-part, find a crashed e30 and remove it, they'll charge you about $ 75 for it, take it to rebuilder and have it resurfaced, guided, reseated, etc for about $ 250, can't go...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-15-2013, 01:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 682
Posted By fporro
our centerbore is 57.1, think minis are 66, so...

our centerbore is 57.1, think minis are 66, so you'll want centering rings.

as far as width, you'll want fronts as 7" et25 or 8" et 13, rears can go as wide as 9" et 0
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-15-2013, 01:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 467
Posted By fporro
front 7" et 25 or go wider... front 8" et 13 ...

front 7" et 25 or go wider...
front 8" et 13
rear 9" et 0
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-15-2013, 01:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 806
Posted By fporro
I do adjust suspension to match tire and rim...

I do adjust suspension to match tire and rim setup, running H&R's.,

GC's are a great bargain for what you get and are good quality with great customer service.

go at it progressibly as funds...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-15-2013, 01:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 561
Posted By fporro
if you have an obc then ... - temps near 34F...

if you have an obc then ...

- temps near 34F ? if so, is the frozen road conditions warning.
- at same speed ? then certain speed has been set on obc and it informs you of reaching it.

there's...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-15-2013, 12:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,281
Posted By fporro
The chinese bought most steel mills from PA,...

The chinese bought most steel mills from PA, numbered every part of them, disassambled and put back together in their turf.,
now they enjoy the most polluted air in the planet, thanks our lucky...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 11-05-2012, 11:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,630
Posted By fporro
Hi guys, bring it back due to popular demand ...

Hi guys, bring it back due to popular demand
People been asking me to update missing pics, so, took a few while parting a 91 325iC, enjoy.

Power block for harness next to blue relay...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 11-05-2012, 10:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,826
Posted By fporro
welcome to cabrio club., coilovers and shocks are...

welcome to cabrio club., coilovers and shocks are $440
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 11-05-2012, 10:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 922
Posted By fporro
there's a allen type screw on rear passanger side...

there's a allen type screw on rear passanger side of tank, undo it and tilt car from front driver side.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 11-05-2012, 10:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,401
Posted By fporro
convertibles have taller side rails, etc ... ...

convertibles have taller side rails, etc ...

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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 09-04-2012, 08:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,889
Posted By fporro
look at ecu, if is a 153 then change it to a 173...

look at ecu, if is a 153 then change it to a 173 or 525, that will help, $ 75 at local pick a part yards.
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 08-01-2012, 08:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,276
Posted By fporro
I see what you mean. running c2's up front,...

I see what you mean.

running c2's up front, those i'll upgrade to c5's and see if can move them onto door pods as you recommend., local guy makes them.

I've notice that on convertibles it's...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 07-24-2012, 07:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,276
Posted By fporro
Multi amps, caps, crossover questions.

What's the proper way to set this up...
radio has 3 rca outputs, front, rear and sub-woofer.

- Stinger 1.4 cap, big enough for JL Audio 1000/1 v2 ?

- Gravity 5.0 cap, big enough for multi...
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