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Forum: The Detail Department 07-29-2013, 08:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 429
Posted By rsutoratosu
nice, I saw some people did it by hand but not by...

nice, I saw some people did it by hand but not by a da orbiter. Do you remember what speed you used for the polishing ?
Forum: The Detail Department 07-29-2013, 06:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 429
Posted By rsutoratosu
Swirls on macbook - Will attempt meguiars 105 on it

I have tons of swirls on a plastic mac book (2006 ish I think). Tonight, I will tape off all the ports and attempt to polish it to a shine.. I seen it done but not many details. The macbook is...
Forum: The Detail Department 06-20-2013, 08:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,048
Posted By rsutoratosu
got everything ordered except for the m105/m205. ...

got everything ordered except for the m105/m205. Seems like thats the best combo.. Can't wait to test on my old 99 accord.. :) that thing has swirls like crazy.
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 06-11-2013, 03:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 695
Posted By rsutoratosu
sorry to chime in so late, i got it for both diff...

sorry to chime in so late, i got it for both diff and oil drain. I love it.. its so strong that I can't get it into the drain hole correctly, it keeps drawing itself to any metal piece near the...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-07-2013, 08:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 341
Posted By rsutoratosu
would it be wise to leave some d-con around the...

would it be wise to leave some d-con around the car ?
Forum: The Detail Department 06-07-2013, 08:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,048
Posted By rsutoratosu
Great, thanks for the info, I almost order the...

Great, thanks for the info, I almost order the 6.5 inch pads. My pc came with counterweight that says use 5" pads, for some reason I read some people got counterwieght that says to use 6".. luckily...
Forum: The Detail Department 05-15-2013, 07:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,048
Posted By rsutoratosu
lake country, regular pad or the waffle ones ?

lake country, regular pad or the waffle ones ?
Forum: The Detail Department 05-15-2013, 08:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,048
Posted By rsutoratosu
thank you very much, i will be ordering and...

thank you very much, i will be ordering and learning in the coming weeks... lot's of learning to do
Forum: The Detail Department 05-13-2013, 07:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,048
Posted By rsutoratosu
Learning how to detail. PC 7424XP Ordered

I figure this is the perfect time to learn and try on a real car. I just ordered a PC 7424XP today but did not order pads. Want to get some input on what pads I should get.

The victim is a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-01-2013, 08:52 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,010
Posted By rsutoratosu
I been driving with dash cam for past 4 years, I...

I been driving with dash cam for past 4 years, I use contourhd or the drift hd. These cam are actually off my paintball gears that I got mounts for on my car. Prices are getting better.. you dont...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-27-2013, 07:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 742
Posted By rsutoratosu
Auto or manual ? Belt - depends, you should...

Auto or manual ?

Belt - depends, you should check it.. I had 40k on mine and I went to an indy shop, the guy checked it for free and told me come back in another 10k to check again.

If you...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-01-2013, 09:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 824
Posted By rsutoratosu
http://blog.bavauto.com/6409/bmw-n52-6-cylinder-br...

http://blog.bavauto.com/6409/bmw-n52-6-cylinder-broken-valve-cover-bolt-valvetronic-motor-e90-e60-z4-323i-325i-330i-525i-530i-2-5si-3-0si/

according to this, up to 06 n52
Forum: Site Sponsors & Bimmerfest Group Buys 02-21-2013, 06:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,031
Posted By rsutoratosu
How does this work, you wrap them or you're...

How does this work, you wrap them or you're selling the wrap ? I rather pay someone to do it for me :)
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-21-2013, 06:32 AM
Replies: 19
Z4 Roadster (E85) Brake and Rotor replacement
Views: 1,220
Posted By rsutoratosu
I would be careful with ebay parts.. over here...

I would be careful with ebay parts.. over here in the east coast, there have a been tons of counterfeit brake pads... so basically after putting them one, cars not stopping and they been slamming...
Forum: The Detail Department 12-13-2012, 09:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,316
Posted By rsutoratosu
http://www.splashcarwashes.com/category/1758/darie...

http://www.splashcarwashes.com/category/1758/darien-ct.htm - 24 hour self wash... bring your own sponges :)
Forum: The Detail Department 12-13-2012, 09:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,316
Posted By rsutoratosu
splash in darien, by the chipotle has 24 hour...

splash in darien, by the chipotle has 24 hour self wash, at least the last time i was there..

if you go late enough, just bring ur bucket and wash it by hand and rise off using their water, i...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-17-2012, 07:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,194
Posted By rsutoratosu
I myself use cool carbon but heard akebono was...

I myself use cool carbon but heard akebono was pretty good or better. I have yet to try them but with my driving, it'll probably take me 2-3 years to wear this set out
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-15-2012, 08:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,657
Posted By rsutoratosu
My left one is constantly not turning on. I...

My left one is constantly not turning on. I dont drive the car often so I'm gonna leave it till next spring. Im going to try swapping the bulb left to right and see if its bulb or the ballast. ...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-08-2012, 09:58 AM
Replies: 0
Z4 Roadster (E85) Slight ticking ? Engine noise
Views: 663
Posted By rsutoratosu
Slight ticking ? Engine noise

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HbkoosGEp8E

I face the mic towards the engine so thats my hand you're seeing.

It just doesn't sound smooth anymore, like a slight ticking / tapping ?
...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-28-2012, 09:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 600
Posted By rsutoratosu
check your ac system, if its not blowing at high...

check your ac system, if its not blowing at high speed, you are in transport mode, dealer will need to reset that
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-25-2012, 08:38 PM
Replies: 7
Z4 Roadster (E85) IHKA Issue
Views: 1,149
Posted By rsutoratosu
I just unplug a fully charged battery. If the...

I just unplug a fully charged battery. If the voltage goes down it'll kick back into transport mode.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-25-2012, 07:16 AM
Replies: 7
Z4 Roadster (E85) IHKA Issue
Views: 1,149
Posted By rsutoratosu
That sucks how they charge you for it. Anyway...

That sucks how they charge you for it. Anyway winter is coming up, either you put the battery tender on it for the winter or just unplug the battery. I unpluged my battery completely and it did...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-20-2012, 04:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,447
Posted By rsutoratosu
I will let you guys know how I make out, I have...

I will let you guys know how I make out, I have a 07 n52 and recently starting to get lower mileage, going to pull the plug on a weekend and check the condition or swap to the ngk i bought
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-20-2012, 01:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,447
Posted By rsutoratosu
http://realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=BT53&mos...

http://realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=BT53&mospid=47799&btnr=12_1104&hg=12&fg=05 - I assume this is your year
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-20-2012, 01:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,447
Posted By rsutoratosu
I dont have but I been looking for the spark plug...

I dont have but I been looking for the spark plug data for a while, the oem is the bosch 4 ground tip one with do not gap. I got the ngk iridium and gap on it is .043" gap #1208. For your year,...
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