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Forum: Off-Topic 07-16-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 23
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Posted By Newman271
Cincinnati Chicago Colorado Springs ...

Cincinnati
Chicago
Colorado Springs
Milwaukee
Forum: Off-Topic 07-14-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 606
Posted By Newman271
I just switched from my flip phone about a month...

I just switched from my flip phone about a month ago. I bought the Nokia 925 with windows. I love it. I travel often to visit friends and for training so I needed a decent gps and ease of use. It'd...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-17-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 149
Posted By Newman271
What is dropping the tach, speedo, tempature?

What is dropping the tach, speedo, tempature?
Forum: Off-Topic 06-17-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,035
Posted By Newman271
I'd make a bunch of sporks with it... maybe...

I'd make a bunch of sporks with it... maybe little green army men that look like me too.
Forum: Off-Topic 06-03-2014, 09:40 AM
Replies: 477
Views: 27,613
Posted By Newman271
Ha, yeah the waitress had just brought us all one...

Ha, yeah the waitress had just brought us all one right before the picture. Ha I didnt notice the other chick had one. She was an odd person so I'm sure she's still probably wearing it lol
Forum: Off-Topic 06-03-2014, 09:13 AM
Replies: 477
Views: 27,613
Posted By Newman271
The one in the white next to me is my ex Felisha....

The one in the white next to me is my ex Felisha. She did a little modeling back in the day... And its a tiny Corona bottle opener hat lol.

Here's us this past weekend. Her and I are pretty much...
Forum: Off-Topic 05-30-2014, 09:07 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 2,543
Posted By Newman271
this is an odd thread... Just throwing that out...

this is an odd thread... Just throwing that out there ha
Forum: Off-Topic 05-30-2014, 09:07 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 2,543
Posted By Newman271
At work Man Hand!!!! :rofl:

At work Man Hand!!!! :rofl:
Forum: Off-Topic 05-30-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 477
Views: 27,613
Posted By Newman271
I'm in the white shirt with the sunglasses. Cinco...

I'm in the white shirt with the sunglasses. Cinco De Mayo (personal day from work) at Don Pablo's on the Ohio River. I ended up getting a taxi home lol.
Forum: General Automotive Forum 05-30-2014, 07:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 297
Posted By Newman271
Looks nice! Hopefully this is what actually goes...

Looks nice! Hopefully this is what actually goes into production. I've always been a big fan of the xc series. I've never bought one because I tend to sell alot of parts for these things ha. Not the...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 05-30-2014, 07:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 575
Posted By Newman271
001 Toyota Prius Hybrid 0-60 mph 12.9 ...

001 Toyota Prius Hybrid 0-60 mph 12.9 Quarter Mile 19.0

What 19 seconds in the quarter isn't fast enough for ya lol. I've met plenty of people who thought their car was fast... till they got...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-22-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 248
Posted By Newman271
Sounds like fun... or two years of hell ha. I...

Sounds like fun... or two years of hell ha. I know nothing of the big swap other than you have to beat in your firewall a good amount.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-19-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 774
Posted By Newman271
I couldn't have it under collector car insurance...

I couldn't have it under collector car insurance because I didn't have a garage to store it in for a while. Two weeks ago I finally rented a garage, but hadn't switched my insurance over yet. Then...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-17-2014, 06:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 203
Posted By Newman271
How about just taking the clip off the top of the...

How about just taking the clip off the top of the pedal linkage and pull the carpet over it... Thats what I did in mine.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-17-2014, 06:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 557
Posted By Newman271
With a proper tune yes. But normally you have to...

With a proper tune yes. But normally you have to raise your compression in order to utilize the extra air and fuel. Tuning ITB's are a pain in the a$$.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-17-2014, 06:16 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 774
Posted By Newman271
So the guy's insurance called me yesterday.......

So the guy's insurance called me yesterday.... They offered me 1700 for my car. I went on a cussing rant, then regained composure, and told them they need to start over lol. NADA value on the car is...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-15-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 774
Posted By Newman271
There not so minty ha. I had sparco racing seats...

There not so minty ha. I had sparco racing seats in there for a while but was having issues with the backs so took them out and put the old cracked factories back in.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-15-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 774
Posted By Newman271
I may buy back from insurance. But only as a part...

I may buy back from insurance. But only as a part out. I turned in 3800 bucks worth of receipts yesterday minus the engine and wheels.. gotta wait and see how much their offering me. NADA is 5400 but...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-15-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 774
Posted By Newman271
Unhappy My e30's death

So... a guy pulled in front of me and this is what happened. I almost cried. 4 years of work and over 6 grand in work. The estimator just called and said it did $5,860 in damage. The other guy was...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-08-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 422
Posted By Newman271
Ha.. depends what your doing. Torque moves the...

Ha.. depends what your doing. Torque moves the car and horsepower sells cars lol. I think its more fun to hoon around town with all my torque at low rpm's than to have to rev out to 6500rpms to feel...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-06-2014, 06:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 422
Posted By Newman271
Mine was a rolling project for a while... but it...

Mine was a rolling project for a while... but it got done. Depending on the year of e30 you have depends on how hard the wiring conversion will be. Mine is a early model e30 so I had the Motronic 1.0...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-02-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 240
Posted By Newman271
Guy around the corner from me has a 5.0 motor in...

Guy around the corner from me has a 5.0 motor in his e30 and hates it. gearing doesn't jive to well in that car.. car is really heavy in the nose. He wants his bmw motor back but already sold it lol....
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-02-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 239
Posted By Newman271
You could swap the front bumpers... but why? That...

You could swap the front bumpers... but why? That would be a downgrade for the car. The rear bumpers won't work because the rear wheel wells are shaped differently on the late e30's versus the early...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-02-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 422
Posted By Newman271
M30B35 for half the cost and they respond to...

M30B35 for half the cost and they respond to forced induction real well. M30B35 3428 cc 155 kW (207 hp) @ 5700 305 Nm (225 lbft) @ 4000 6200 9.0 1988

I paid 550 for the motor, trans, ecu,...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-02-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 303
Posted By Newman271
Does it only run if you stay on the gas? I'd...

Does it only run if you stay on the gas? I'd prolly do a compression check to see if that "ticking" isn't compression leaking past the headgasket. That happened to my awd talon tsi back in the day.
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