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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-29-2013, 05:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 812
Posted By LumpyJ
All at once or piece by piece

Short answer, a piece at a time is the way to go.

I really think the sway-bars are going to be enough, they were for me but, I'm not sure what you're driving style is or your intentions with the...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-28-2013, 11:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 812
Posted By LumpyJ
sway bars

When I had my E30 I had the Racing Dynamics adjustable sway bars installed. I don't remember the exact diameter but I'm sure you can find the specs online. Needless to saw they were fantastic! I ran...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-21-2012, 01:10 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,307
Posted By LumpyJ
I purchased my '04 X3 3.0i with 145K and it's...

I purchased my '04 X3 3.0i with 145K and it's been very reliable. Even going back through the early records and Carfax my vehicle has seen only normal wear issues. I too wanted an '06 but I feel I...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-26-2012, 06:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 855
Posted By LumpyJ
Funny you mention, I went back and forth for the...

Funny you mention, I went back and forth for the longest time between an 325xit and an X3 and I ended up with the X3. The prior 2 posts are correct when it comes to what you need your car to do Vs....
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-26-2012, 05:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,083
Posted By LumpyJ
I have the Michelins on my '04 X3 3.0i and I've...

I have the Michelins on my '04 X3 3.0i and I've been very pleased. I've got the sport package so they're the 18s, honestly they're the first set of Michelins I've been happy with as I hated them...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-26-2012, 04:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 611
Posted By LumpyJ
SES Light Question

I've been looking through the posts but, I can't seem to find a solution that resembles my issue so I was hoping some of you might have some thoughts. The SES (Service Engine Soon) light on my '04...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-13-2012, 05:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,500
Posted By LumpyJ
I just purchased an '04 back in March with 147K....

I just purchased an '04 back in March with 147K. Had my BMW mechanic go through it and found only minor issues. My point is that the mileage, while important, isn't as important as the vehicles...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-13-2012, 05:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,364
Posted By LumpyJ
Not sure if powder coating is possible with...

Not sure if powder coating is possible with aluminum, there may be a restriction due to the heat requirements. Ideally I'd get in anodized, some electroplating shops can do it. I also just did quick...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-17-2012, 05:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 965
Posted By LumpyJ
I agree it's all just a matter of preference,...

I agree it's all just a matter of preference, personally blacked-out cars are hit or miss for me. Some go too far and the body-lines disappear, I like the stock bits of trim on most cars. Just keep...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-16-2012, 08:37 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,343
Posted By LumpyJ
Like DrummerMan above me I too have seen better...

Like DrummerMan above me I too have seen better than average mileage. As an experiment I drove to work first using D then again in Sport mode and I saw 1.5mpg difference with premium gas (91). I...
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