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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) Today, 07:39 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 3,369
Posted By SlimKlim
It would be so awesome if it was in NOVA. I could...

It would be so awesome if it was in NOVA. I could roll out of bed 15 minutes before the show and still get there on time. :D:D
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) Today, 07:24 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 3,369
Posted By SlimKlim
http://i.ytimg.com/vi/I9UtCRflSWQ/hqdefault.jpg ...

http://i.ytimg.com/vi/I9UtCRflSWQ/hqdefault.jpg

I'm assuming the last update from Ken is still valid.

I'm also assuming that thanks to whatever hoonery went down last year in Aberdeen (or all...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) Today, 07:10 AM
Replies: 12,814
Views: 312,353
Posted By SlimKlim
Many years ago... on a closed course with a...

Many years ago... on a closed course with a professional driver... my car indicated 145 and was still climbing but was starting to run out of road. :eeps:



Yeah, I have calmed way down from the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-22-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 918
Posted By SlimKlim
That's why I make my own. I wouldn't pay $300 for...

That's why I make my own. I wouldn't pay $300 for an intake setup but for <$100 I can cobble together parts and make a heat shield. :dunno: I've done it twice now, once with the factory MAF and again...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-22-2015, 09:03 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 918
Posted By SlimKlim
I did pretty much exactly that. This photo...

I did pretty much exactly that.

This photo is just from test fitting my new intake pipe, but it shows where I have little snorkels running from the factory snorkel location.
...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-21-2015, 01:35 PM
Replies: 12,814
Views: 312,353
Posted By SlimKlim
H&R Sports and Koni Yellow Adjustable shocks...

H&R Sports and Koni Yellow Adjustable shocks provide a great compromise between comfort and performance. They're a good bit stiffer than stock suspension and will significantly reduce body roll, but...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-19-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 12,814
Views: 312,353
Posted By SlimKlim
http://i.imgur.com/ZtHsI8E.jpg My friend...

http://i.imgur.com/ZtHsI8E.jpg

My friend took this shot of a Conti we saw at a car show on Sunday afternoon. I seriously can't get over it. Might make it my work background.

This would be the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-18-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 12,814
Views: 312,353
Posted By SlimKlim
I think you mean me, and no the car isn't my...

I think you mean me, and no the car isn't my daily driver. It's not quite "slammed" either, but with the combination of poor quality roads and the LTW splitters on my bumper I'm still low enough to...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-18-2015, 06:47 AM
Replies: 12,814
Views: 312,353
Posted By SlimKlim
Has anyone ever seen this style of fastener used...

Has anyone ever seen this style of fastener used on an E36?

http://www.quik-latch.com/quik-latch-mini-latch.html
...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-18-2015, 06:41 AM
Replies: 10,830
Views: 521,029
Posted By SlimKlim
Not technically today, but on Thursday afternoon...

Not technically today, but on Thursday afternoon I took the car over to my friend's shop and we got the exhaust leak sorted out once and for all. :thumbup:

I drove it all over NOVA this weekend...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-12-2015, 06:44 AM
Replies: 12,814
Views: 312,353
Posted By SlimKlim
Yeahhhhh I don't see Ken converting to a punk fan...

Yeahhhhh I don't see Ken converting to a punk fan anytime soon.

Ken if you liked the instrumentals of the Dropkick Murphy song I bet you'll really like these:
...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-11-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 12,814
Views: 312,353
Posted By SlimKlim
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x-64CaD8GXw

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x-64CaD8GXw
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-11-2015, 11:00 AM
Replies: 12,814
Views: 312,353
Posted By SlimKlim
I picked up a mascot for my new car. :) ...

I picked up a mascot for my new car. :)

http://i.imgur.com/8APuDMt.jpg

Always had a thing for the "VW Fast" commercials back when the MKV came out and couldn't pass him up for $9 at the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-11-2015, 10:42 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 918
Posted By SlimKlim
Just bad luck I guess, one blew up at an...

Just bad luck I guess, one blew up at an autocross, I think a really hard bump knocked the glass clean out of the housing. The others were taken out by rocks on the highway. The clips themselves...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-11-2015, 09:04 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 918
Posted By SlimKlim
I didn't do it for aesthetic or performance...

I didn't do it for aesthetic or performance reasons.

I was bullsh*t mad over a rock taking out my 3rd set of $100 fog lights and decided I wasn't going to pay for another set. Aftermarket ducts...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-11-2015, 08:38 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 918
Posted By SlimKlim
I think matte black goes a long way in hiding...

I think matte black goes a long way in hiding them and making them not look like broken fog lights. :rofl:

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

I wanted to go back in and smooth out the edge with epoxy...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-07-2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 12,814
Views: 312,353
Posted By SlimKlim
The work on my car only became fun when I stopped...

The work on my car only became fun when I stopped driving it every day. Once I could work on it without worrying about time frames it became much more pleasurable, it's tough to use an old car like...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-07-2015, 12:59 PM
Replies: 12,814
Views: 312,353
Posted By SlimKlim
Yeah, I agree with you guys. I feel like E36s are...

Yeah, I agree with you guys. I feel like E36s are getting through the "they're cheap and plentiful so lets trash them all" phase, and now people are starting to realize that nice, unmolested examples...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-07-2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 12,814
Views: 312,353
Posted By SlimKlim
Just knowing the seller I'd guess it's exactly as...

Just knowing the seller I'd guess it's exactly as advertised. He's being forced to sell for medical reasons so I hope he's able to get as much money as possible for it, he really wanted to hang onto...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-07-2015, 11:15 AM
Replies: 12,814
Views: 312,353
Posted By SlimKlim
Is there not a removable bearing pressed into the...

Is there not a removable bearing pressed into the tray between the tray and the cam? I think that's what he means by an oversized bearing, the cam is ground down until its smooth and an oversize...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-07-2015, 11:07 AM
Replies: 12,814
Views: 312,353
Posted By SlimKlim
Does anyone know anyone looking for a super clean...

Does anyone know anyone looking for a super clean E36 sedan? School friend has to downsize his fleet.

http://i45.photobucket.com/albums/f74/skrzastek/1427927119.jpg
...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-05-2015, 10:57 AM
Replies: 10,830
Views: 521,029
Posted By SlimKlim
Go Pro on the windshield? Smartphone with a fully...

Go Pro on the windshield? Smartphone with a fully extended arm? I see a tuft of hair on the right side. :rofl:

Looks good. Are you planning to delete the rear seats at some point? If I ever went...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-05-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 12,814
Views: 312,353
Posted By SlimKlim
I'm pretty bad at driving modern manual cars,...

I'm pretty bad at driving modern manual cars, I've just never spent significant seat time in a stickshift car that has an electronic throttle and a clutch delay valve. Cars that hold the throttle...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-04-2015, 12:38 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 3,369
Posted By SlimKlim
:thumbup:

:thumbup:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-04-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 12,814
Views: 312,353
Posted By SlimKlim
Wow, that's quite the trip. We've all been...

Wow, that's quite the trip.

We've all been there man, it sucks to have a broken car with no clear path to salvation.

Also I don't think many people here, or at least those of us who have...
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