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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-22-2016, 12:06 PM
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Posted By EnserioJose
I installed a pair of those last night! My...

I installed a pair of those last night!

My suspension overhaul is mostly complete. During the alignment they found that a seized eccentric bolt. The rear camber is barely out of acceptable range....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-09-2016, 01:09 PM
Replies: 11,091
Views: 598,626
Posted By EnserioJose
I finished off working on the front this morning....

I finished off working on the front this morning. My indycar buddy came over and we knocked it out. The full bill of work included Koni yellows, h&r sports, new control arms, new tie rods, new sway...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-31-2016, 12:04 PM
Replies: 4,908
Views: 163,424
Posted By EnserioJose
Ditto. I've heard from a a couple sources in the...

Ditto. I've heard from a a couple sources in the club that have tracked several e36s. They said front can be a bit noodle-y, but strut and x-brace locks it down.

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Ken, a...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-30-2016, 01:59 PM
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Views: 163,424
Posted By EnserioJose
Joey lives in Fairfax, VA right? I just got put...

Joey lives in Fairfax, VA right? I just got put on a project were going after out there. I-66 just outside the belt is going to be ridiculous. I need to visit that part of the country.

Oh hai...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-28-2016, 04:24 PM
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Views: 163,424
Posted By EnserioJose
Thanks for the input gents. I'm excited to get...

Thanks for the input gents. I'm excited to get back on the road and get some track time!
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-27-2016, 08:27 PM
Replies: 4,908
Views: 163,424
Posted By EnserioJose
Karl, Did you ever write up a review on...

Karl,

Did you ever write up a review on those bimmerworld fcabs after several thousand miles? I just installed mine and was wondering how quickly they wear. If I'm searching for something that...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-09-2016, 10:02 AM
Replies: 4,908
Views: 163,424
Posted By EnserioJose
Yea that video does make it look easy. All those...

Yea that video does make it look easy. All those videos do! :p. I am going with 95 M3 geometry on my 97 m3 since I already had bimmerworld offset fcabs. (And caster is faster, right?)

I just...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-08-2016, 08:51 PM
Replies: 4,908
Views: 163,424
Posted By EnserioJose
Anyone here familar with the cut-a-strut...

Anyone here familar with the cut-a-strut technique used to install koni yellows on an e36 m3? When I looked at yellows for the 328is I thought it was the whole housing. Did koni really not want to...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-30-2016, 12:00 PM
Replies: 4,908
Views: 163,424
Posted By EnserioJose
I've checked lowes/HD and all those local...

I've checked lowes/HD and all those local autoparts stores. They all carry about one M6, one M8, and one M10. Threading didn't match up on the M10 I needed.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-30-2016, 09:22 AM
Replies: 4,908
Views: 163,424
Posted By EnserioJose
I'm having the toughest time finding replacement...

I'm having the toughest time finding replacement nylon locking nuts. Only grainger carries them, but I don't need packs of 100. I can probably order them online, but that won't let me work in 50...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-12-2016, 12:47 PM
Replies: 4,908
Views: 163,424
Posted By EnserioJose
I've got a pair of STR.T rear shocks for an e36....

I've got a pair of STR.T rear shocks for an e36. One is NIB, the other has a couple thousand miles on it.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-10-2016, 07:54 PM
Replies: 4,908
Views: 163,424
Posted By EnserioJose
Hey guys! Oh just hanging out here in the snowy...

Hey guys! Oh just hanging out here in the snowy midwest. Trying to stay on top of a rusty XJ, an 18 yo e36, a house, 2.6 acres of land, work projects, an upcoming wedding... so typical life, right?...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-09-2016, 01:05 PM
Replies: 4,908
Views: 163,424
Posted By EnserioJose
I had the mishi before they had an expansion...

I had the mishi before they had an expansion tank. I was satisfied with it for my 328is setup with the electric puller fan and shroud. However the fitment wasn't great (I had to use cables because...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-09-2016, 11:52 AM
Replies: 4,908
Views: 163,424
Posted By EnserioJose
:wave: hi all. How ya been? What happened to the...

:wave: hi all. How ya been? What happened to the e30 jesse?

The new 97 m3 has been amazing. Not driving it in the winter sucks. It's been good to get some maintenance out of the way though. Did...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-04-2015, 07:18 AM
Replies: 4,908
Views: 163,424
Posted By EnserioJose
Thanks for the input Karl. It's a pain that...

Thanks for the input Karl.

It's a pain that the genuine parts are about double cost of the lemforder arms. Who knows if I'll be getting lemforder arms with a roundel stamp if I decide to pay extra.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-04-2015, 05:16 AM
Replies: 4,908
Views: 163,424
Posted By EnserioJose
Hoping for a little front suspension geometry...

Hoping for a little front suspension geometry confirmation from you guys.

My 96 m3 has a failing outer ball joint in the right front control arm. Things I've found out:

- 95 M3 and 96+ M3...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-05-2015, 07:15 AM
Replies: 4,908
Views: 163,424
Posted By EnserioJose
:rofl: and there goes my over-watered oatmeal all...

:rofl: and there goes my over-watered oatmeal all over my desk.

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Alex, it pains me to read about your insurance experience so far. It sucks so much dealing with them. Just be...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-21-2015, 07:16 PM
Replies: 4,908
Views: 163,424
Posted By EnserioJose
Bingo. And I thought enthusiast auto in cincy was...

Bingo. And I thought enthusiast auto in cincy was going to auction them off. I'd like to see them, but that dealer sells mint cars for crazy prices.





Beautiful western NY. I just found out...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-21-2015, 05:34 AM
Replies: 4,908
Views: 163,424
Posted By EnserioJose
Thanks for the input Alex and Don. Who all...

Thanks for the input Alex and Don.

Who all here is in the upstate/western NY area? I'll be heading to the Rochester area this weekend for a wedding. We're staying at a nice little B&B in the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-19-2015, 01:16 PM
Replies: 4,908
Views: 163,424
Posted By EnserioJose
Gentlemen and Ed, I've got a couple...

Gentlemen and Ed,

I've got a couple questions I hope you all can help me with. So far the interweb hasnt given a conclusive answer.

1) ive got koni str.t rears (8250 1002) from the totaled...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-02-2015, 08:34 AM
Replies: 4,908
Views: 163,424
Posted By EnserioJose
Yes Don, yes. I also prefer to avoid giving uncle...

Yes Don, yes. I also prefer to avoid giving uncle Sam an interest - free loan every year.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-30-2015, 11:02 AM
Replies: 12,993
Views: 421,298
Posted By EnserioJose
Perfect. I was hoping you'd have something...

Perfect.

I was hoping you'd have something in your book of knowledge about the subject.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-28-2015, 04:15 PM
Replies: 12,993
Views: 421,298
Posted By EnserioJose
Does ELM327 mean something to you all? If so, how...

Does ELM327 mean something to you all? If so, how am I just now learning about this? It was a dark and small hole I was in during my absence.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-19-2015, 10:31 AM
Replies: 12,993
Views: 421,298
Posted By EnserioJose
I saw a bimmerworld mechanic use a long flathead...

I saw a bimmerworld mechanic use a long flathead screwdriver and leverage. However, I'm guessing the new v. old pad difference was much smaller :p

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The oil filter housing cap...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-19-2015, 08:20 AM
Replies: 12,993
Views: 421,298
Posted By EnserioJose
Is the piston fully depressed? Sometimes you need...

Is the piston fully depressed? Sometimes you need a c-clamp.
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