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Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 10-18-2013, 07:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 947
Posted By jamrobin
Tack another $200 on the car and include it. The...

Tack another $200 on the car and include it. The wind blockers for the models are quite different. Any e36 windscreen fits ALL e36 verts (and apparently Audi A4 ones will work in e36 as well) but...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-20-2013, 09:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 521
Posted By jamrobin
After agonizing about it for a bit I changed the...

After agonizing about it for a bit I changed the transmission and differential fluids on my '99 M3 vert on Friday... (113,500ish miles)

I have 2 nugets to offer...

I did NOT need a stubby 14mm...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-01-2013, 09:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 606
Posted By jamrobin
I'm in the middle of nowhere halfway between...

I'm in the middle of nowhere halfway between Ottawa and North Bay and I do exactly this... Search RealOEM, then go to Bavarian and order... quick, price mached if you search, and haven't come across...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-26-2013, 06:43 AM
Replies: 18,322
Views: 2,018,055
Posted By jamrobin
The girls looking good in their sexy summer shoes.

The girls looking good in their sexy summer shoes.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-23-2013, 08:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 570
Posted By jamrobin
Had the same debate with myself a while back......

Had the same debate with myself a while back... drove both and liked different things about each... in my case I went with an E36 because I liked the "go-kart" feel of the handling... Now I have 2 of...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-12-2013, 05:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 332
Posted By jamrobin
LOL But your outside speakers work?? :rofl: ...

LOL But your outside speakers work?? :rofl:
Sorry, couldn't help myself, we've got a winter storm going on here and I needed a laugh.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-25-2013, 06:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 579
Posted By jamrobin
I replaced mine with a 140 when it died a...

I replaced mine with a 140 when it died a horrible death only because there was no difference in price. Actually brought the 80A original to a shop for rebuild but they notified me that it was not...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-15-2013, 06:58 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,040
Posted By jamrobin
LOL Wow that's a great hijack! From brakes to...

LOL Wow that's a great hijack! From brakes to spelling/grammar to geography to economics to politics.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-01-2013, 07:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 688
Posted By jamrobin
Good call... I actually have one sitting about 2...

Good call... I actually have one sitting about 2 feet from the new bumper photo.

Unfortunately MaxBimmer is dead slow and way too GTA focused to try and set up anything. I would welcome a cruise...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-01-2013, 06:12 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 688
Posted By jamrobin
Glad to know I'm not the only e36 snowplow....

Glad to know I'm not the only e36 snowplow. Peolpe look on in awe when I drive through the snow with it all shooting over my windshield...

Waiting for winter to end to remove this...

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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-27-2013, 06:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 688
Posted By jamrobin
Because the coyote would have run off in disgust?...

Because the coyote would have run off in disgust? LOL
Forum: Wheels and Tires 02-15-2013, 09:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,027
Posted By jamrobin
Still have these? If so, what are the tires and...

Still have these? If so, what are the tires and would you be willing to freight them?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-01-2013, 05:47 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,337
Posted By jamrobin
LOL I was reading that option list too and...

LOL I was reading that option list too and thinking... WHAT?!?!? How did you get self levelling suspension, PDC, dip, XID... from the factory? on an e36??? I bought the wrong car!

I saw the wood...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-01-2013, 10:12 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,337
Posted By jamrobin
Hang on a second...I'm confused... they don't ALL...

Hang on a second...I'm confused... they don't ALL have heated lock cylinders?

One of mine is a Florida car and even it still has them... If you look on a vin decoder (ie....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-30-2013, 05:12 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,324
Posted By jamrobin
Toss my opinion in the "It's a great winter...

Toss my opinion in the "It's a great winter car... IF you put snows on it" column.

I live on a section of dirt road (beach house on the Ottawa River... it's worth it!) that gets ploughed about...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-30-2013, 09:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,051
Posted By jamrobin
Thanks, That confirms what I thought... The...

Thanks,

That confirms what I thought... The passenger side carpets were in fact wet when I got the car but so was everything else... PO had shampooed the entire interior... but the passenger side...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-30-2013, 07:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,051
Posted By jamrobin
Monday on the way to work I had no heat...

Monday on the way to work I had no heat whatsoever in the 318... (and also on the way home!) It was -35C with the wind chill and I swear it was getting even colder inside the car!

The temperature...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-16-2013, 06:09 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 312
Posted By jamrobin
M3 spring question

OK I've had my M3 for a few weeks now and am now just familiar enough with it to have a few questions.

This is my 4th BMW. I've had an e39 540i 6spd, and an e30 325e 5 spd in the past, and now...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-11-2013, 07:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 743
Posted By jamrobin
Thanks for the link! Last time (few years...

Thanks for the link!
Last time (few years back) I ordered from TireRack the price was good but UPS delivered 2 one day and 2 a couple days later... and dinged me for a brokerage fee for EACH...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-11-2013, 06:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 743
Posted By jamrobin
Hey All, I have a related question. I just...

Hey All, I have a related question.
I just picked up a '99 M3 vert (and hard top) and since it needed tires and it's winter here I just threw snows on all 4 corners... (went square on the tires...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 01-06-2013, 04:25 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 443
Posted By jamrobin
Question 99 e36 changer issue

Hi All,

Background:
I picked up a '99 M3 convertible a few weeks ago and when it was prepped they obviously had the battery disconnected for a while because I had to enter the code...

The head...
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-05-2013, 08:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 313
Posted By jamrobin
LOL and so it begins. It started with an...

LOL and so it begins.

It started with an introduction, which is why it is where it is.
FWIW I searched google and multiple BMW forums and have seen the same issue asked about many times with many...
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-04-2013, 03:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 313
Posted By jamrobin
Well that didn't work. The radio did indeed...

Well that didn't work.
The radio did indeed reset and ask for the code again but no change, it does not respond to pressing the CD button at all.

Sorry, (anyone know if there is some sort of...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-04-2013, 05:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,685
Posted By jamrobin
I would suggest go ahead and drill... You can...

I would suggest go ahead and drill... You can seal a hole nicely with plenty of different products.
Trust me, I was VERY nervous when I had to drill 21 holes below the water line in the transom of...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-04-2013, 05:37 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 15,373
Posted By jamrobin
Hi All, I'm new here as a member but have been...

Hi All,
I'm new here as a member but have been a lurker for years to find my solutions. (e39 540i 6spd (gone), e30 325e 5spd, (gone) e36 318is 5spd (DD), and new to me e36 M3 5spd convertible...
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