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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 03-14-2013, 06:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 644
Posted By boxerman
stiff clutch

My 06 M3 has 18k miles on it. After sitting for about two months the clutch pedal felt really really stiff. Some driving has losened it up a fair bit, but its still stiffer than normal. Sometimes it...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 06-11-2010, 05:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 904
Posted By boxerman
Also any suggestions on a good road tire. PS2 or...

Also any suggestions on a good road tire. PS2 or Conti?
Forum: Motorsports, Racing & Track 06-11-2010, 05:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,042
Posted By boxerman
Also any suggestions on a good road tire. PS2 or...

Also any suggestions on a good road tire. PS2 or Conti?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 06-11-2010, 05:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,929
Posted By boxerman
Also as is the way of these things, going to need...

Also as is the way of these things, going to need new tires. Cant decide between Contis or PS2's. Found the OE contis to be hard.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 06-10-2010, 07:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 904
Posted By boxerman
e46 m3 alignment

Can someone give me some alignment specs for a 05 E46 M3 with 18 in wheels. Car is primarily street driven.
Forum: Motorsports, Racing & Track 06-10-2010, 05:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,042
Posted By boxerman
E46 M3 alignment

Can someone give me some alignment specs for a 05 E46 M3 with 18 in wheels. Car is primarily street driven.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 06-10-2010, 04:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,929
Posted By boxerman
Alignment

does anyone here know the "right" alignment specs for a 05 m3. I know camber etc can be adjusted slighly. Car is street driven 18 in wheels.
Forum: General Automotive Forum 04-03-2010, 07:38 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,263
Posted By boxerman
It is not one or the other. there is a systemic...

It is not one or the other. there is a systemic malaise, unions did good work through the 50's but then what more could they deliver. Management is resoponsible for creating and marketing POS...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 04-02-2010, 07:14 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,263
Posted By boxerman
Got a buick enclave rental even my parents who...

Got a buick enclave rental even my parents who know nothing about cars commented as passengers about how poor the ride was. It was boath flaoty to the point of seasickness and at the same time...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 06-23-2009, 04:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,220
Posted By boxerman
On the street fater shifting is an esoteric...

On the street fater shifting is an esoteric concept. A manual is a more involving experience, if you are stuck a lot in traffic maybe an smg, but otherwise it is a gimmick
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 06-23-2009, 04:55 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 18,734
Posted By boxerman
When I was 19 I would have done a lot of things...

When I was 19 I would have done a lot of things in a m3 that would have ended up badly. Instead i had a camaro, which accelerated but couldnt get above 115 and after 25k the engine blew. The issue...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 06-03-2009, 05:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,520
Posted By boxerman
All 05's had the same suspension, competition...

All 05's had the same suspension, competition package or not. In theory softer springs stiffer shocks. The Competition package added a different steering rack which was quicker and better brakes, and...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 04-24-2009, 03:09 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,289
Posted By boxerman
Was getting my e46 m3 serviced today and had a...

Was getting my e46 m3 serviced today and had a look at the 335. Frankly it seems like a more cheaply produced car, the interior has a flat dash that is uninspiring, and lots of hard plastic. Unless...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 10-20-2008, 12:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,360
Posted By boxerman
Yeah well apart from the looks, and I agree the...

Yeah well apart from the looks, and I agree the 456 is a looker, youre not missing much if anything.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 10-20-2008, 08:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,360
Posted By boxerman
Ferrari 456 vs M3

I spent about 5 hours this last weekend driving a freinds ferrari 456m and my M3 back to back on some really great roads. Before going on let me say we are not missing anyting in a M3.

The highs...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 09-07-2008, 06:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 678
Posted By boxerman
Do they add finesse and feel too?

Do they add finesse and feel too?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 09-07-2008, 06:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 811
Posted By boxerman
Suspension upgrades

Took a ride in a M5 with some typw of Dinia suspension upgrade. The ride was incredibly smooth with still great handling, not sure how a regular M5 rides though.

As stock suspension is built to a...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 09-07-2008, 06:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,913
Posted By boxerman
I have an 05, ordered it without the sunrrof....

I have an 05, ordered it without the sunrrof. Dealer did not want to do it said car has no resale without it. Amazing because the world has a sunroof tyrany, hardly anyone uses them yet somehow they...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 07-14-2008, 01:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,428
Posted By boxerman
MDX actualy sucks. Stats look good motor is crap...

MDX actualy sucks. Stats look good motor is crap and rough, grip is there if you dont mind the pogo effect. Acura tried to make a cheap cayenne and missed. Go for the CX9 a much more honest vehicle...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 05-21-2008, 03:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 665
Posted By boxerman
328XI to 535XI

What is the possibility of returning a 328XI 24 mos lease expires Nov 09 for a 535XI now.
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 04-11-2008, 08:57 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 14,033
Posted By boxerman
Lets not forget that all those peolple spending...

Lets not forget that all those peolple spending is what drives the economy creating work and opportunity for the rest. It is jusyt a function of balance and the balance is recorrecting.

Problem...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 04-04-2008, 12:16 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 12,508
Posted By boxerman
Well I would not trade my e-46 M3 for the new M3...

Well I would not trade my e-46 M3 for the new M3 because what I will have is an ugly car with crappy interior, and more power in a numb steering chassis.

While the GTR is no beauty in every...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 04-04-2008, 08:28 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 12,508
Posted By boxerman
Its not cheating at all, but it does indicate...

Its not cheating at all, but it does indicate that roll on performance will not be on par with ZO6's ferraris and porches. Realisticaly that is a factor.

Of course a chip change may turn the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 04-02-2008, 08:16 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,121
Posted By boxerman
A 335 with the M package. Then if you want to go...

A 335 with the M package. Then if you want to go faster turn up the boost.
Forum: General Automotive Forum 04-02-2008, 08:14 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 12,508
Posted By boxerman
Interesting the 1/4 MI TIMES and terminal speeds...

Interesting the 1/4 MI TIMES and terminal speeds for the vette and Porche are higher. I guess the trick transmission and awd do a lot for initial acceleration.
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