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Forum: Interior 11-15-2006, 02:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,361
Posted By batmanm3
NO...vert has seatbelts built into the seat

NO...vert has seatbelts built into the seat
Forum: Cars - Private Party 10-04-2006, 09:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 707
Posted By batmanm3
Hmmm...priced too low, car in FL, poster in...

Hmmm...priced too low, car in FL, poster in LA...no pics and no post history...:tsk:
Forum: Interior 02-05-2006, 09:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 584
Posted By batmanm3
WTB e46 M3 seat with heat,pwr,width adj

WTB e46 M3 seat with heat,pwr,width adj

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Want to Buy:

Driver or both front seats with heat, memory, power,...
Forum: European Delivery 06-19-2005, 01:00 AM
Replies: 302
Views: 64,317
Posted By batmanm3
anyone know of any good Dealers in Canada (prefer...

anyone know of any good Dealers in Canada (prefer west coast) that do ED?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 04-29-2005, 11:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,986
Posted By batmanm3
not sure if you can get away with thinner...

not sure if you can get away with thinner spacer...10mm is what stoptech recommends with the stock 18" front wheel...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 04-27-2005, 05:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,986
Posted By batmanm3
Sorry, I didn't make it clear enough...what I...

Sorry, I didn't make it clear enough...what I meant was if I were to use the rear stock 18 up front, would I still need the 10 mm spacer which I need with the stock front rims.

My concern would be...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 04-25-2005, 02:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,986
Posted By batmanm3
Pinecone or BahnBaum Do you leave your...

Pinecone or BahnBaum
Do you leave your suspension like that for street use as well? What kind of tire wear do you get or are your cars primarily track/weekend cars?

Any idea if all of this would...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 04-24-2005, 08:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,986
Posted By batmanm3
Good info, thanks. Any of you run with the...

Good info, thanks.

Any of you run with the stock susp. mounts (?) swapped left to right? Is that enough camber to run the rear wheel up front or are camber plates a must?

For track use then...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 04-23-2005, 04:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,986
Posted By batmanm3
265/35/18 on stock rim ?

I have noticed a couple of people running 265/35/18 on stock 18" rims...are you guys running at the track or street with those sizes?

I would like to do the same with Mich. PSC, but am worried re...
Forum: 5 Series 04-04-2005, 12:19 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,815
Posted By batmanm3
welsome, nice stable of cars... :thumbup: luv...

welsome, nice stable of cars... :thumbup: luv the rims on the 5er

where in canada are you? not much snow in the pics!
Forum: 5 Series 03-14-2005, 10:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,027
Posted By batmanm3
auto tranny acting up? /6 sp conversion

My wife's 2001 540 wagon with auto tranny just started to hesitate or seem slow getting into reverse...almost seems to slip(?) engine seems to rev slightly and then gear engages... no weird noises or...
Forum: 5 Series DIY 03-14-2005, 09:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,342
Posted By batmanm3
rear main sunshade help wanted

Somehow the rear sunshade tab has retracted itself almost flush with the door panel. I can pry it up somewhat, but fear breaking something...either the shade or the door panel.

I'm guessing that I...
Forum: 5 Series 03-14-2005, 04:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 778
Posted By batmanm3
kw v2 coilover experiences good or bad

Wondering if anyone had experience good or bad with these in terms of ride quality, build quality, long term durability...thinking about a set for 540
Forum: 5 Series 12-19-2004, 12:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 788
Posted By batmanm3
oh I forgot to mention in my earlier...

oh I forgot to mention in my earlier post...membership in the bmwccbc will also entitle you to 10% discount at a variety of automotive shops in town for parts and this includes most (?all...can't...
Forum: 5 Series 12-19-2004, 11:34 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,543
Posted By batmanm3
Ditto to what Flash says...we have both 01 540iAT...

Ditto to what Flash says...we have both 01 540iAT and 02 M3...
wished the 540 wagon was available with a manual and limited slip...would make it way more fun
M3 is perfect for me...power,...
Forum: 5 Series 12-17-2004, 08:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 788
Posted By batmanm3
bmw indie shops in Vancouver

who did you try in van.?
there are several reputable, honest shops in lower mainland that charge more reasonable rates than the dealer.

check www.bmwccbc.org and ask the bmw club members where...
Forum: M Series 10-12-2004, 02:29 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,172
Posted By batmanm3
entertaining video :thumbup: does anyone have...

entertaining video :thumbup:
does anyone have a link to the original M3 dominating video refered to in the first post?

carmaniacs.de is in german... :(
Forum: 5 Series 09-16-2004, 01:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 876
Posted By batmanm3
Very cool ride! Love the color and bumper. ...

Very cool ride! Love the color and bumper.

Not too many tourings especially north of the border huh? I've only seen a few here in Van. The M3's are way more common.

Have you driven much in...
Forum: 5 Series 09-11-2004, 03:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 813
Posted By batmanm3
We have Yakima cross bars with a Thule box...no...

We have Yakima cross bars with a Thule box...no problem. Often the two are interchangable now.It is a dove grey which matches the interior leather and TiAg color just fine. The newer Yakima and Thule...
Forum: 5 Series 08-25-2004, 10:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,276
Posted By batmanm3
thanks...luv the color combo on your...

thanks...luv the color combo on your wagon...haven't seen any red ones here in vancouver...several silver, black, dark blue...

Hey what happened to your blower motor? :bigpimp:
Forum: 5 Series 08-22-2004, 09:00 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,847
Posted By batmanm3
I love wagons and don't understand why they don't...

I love wagons and don't understand why they don't sell better.
We compared the X5 4.4 and the 540iAT...more room, better cargo carrying, better handling...unless you must have 4WD and or serious...
Forum: 5 Series 08-20-2004, 11:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,276
Posted By batmanm3
pics of ASA AR1 18X9

Thought I'd share pics of my wife's new shoes.
Thanks to everyone who posted in helping me choose.
Managed to fit Pirelli P-Zero Nero M+S 265/35/18 on 18X9 ASA AR1 all round
Reasonable price,...
Forum: 5 Series 08-20-2004, 11:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 968
Posted By batmanm3
Nice ride :thumbup: I just got wheels and...

Nice ride :thumbup:
I just got wheels and tires from the Tirerack for the wife's 540 wagon...highly recommend them. Very happy with the ASA AR1.
Maybe I'll see your car around town...seems to be...
Forum: 5 Series 08-08-2004, 11:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 628
Posted By batmanm3
Where are you in the Great White North? Here in...

Where are you in the Great White North?
Here in Van. it was 28 C today :p
Check wreckers, Buy and Sell, BMWCC of BC or national chapter classified etc.
I'm using my stock 16 for winters as I...
Forum: 5 Series 08-08-2004, 11:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,194
Posted By batmanm3
The MX is a great tire for the money for sure...I...

The MX is a great tire for the money for sure...I just decided that I didn't want to be replacing tires every 1-2 summers for that fractional gain in performance on the wagon (thats what my car is...
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