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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Today, 09:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 76
Posted By Fast Bob
In which case, maybe you should try a new code...

In which case, maybe you should try a new code reader....you can get them online for as little as $20 or $25. Those inexpensive ones aren`t very sophisticated, but they will cover the basics quite...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Today, 09:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 92
Posted By Fast Bob
Interesting....what is that, flip-flop paint ?...

Interesting....what is that, flip-flop paint ? How`s it look against the Ti-silver body color ?

You should have somebody shoot a fly-by video of you in the most productive lighting conditions.......
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Today, 08:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 76
Posted By Fast Bob
What is the specific code ? (It would be...

What is the specific code ?

(It would be expressed like "PO123" )
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Today, 08:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 180
Posted By Fast Bob
BTW, have you read our Wiki ??? :p Given...

BTW, have you read our Wiki ??? :p


Given that the noise remains the same even when you put it in neutral, I guess you can eliminate anything driveshaft-related, no ?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Today, 07:48 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 584
Posted By Fast Bob
The original Pilot Sports ("PS Ones") are the...

The original Pilot Sports ("PS Ones") are the ones in my sig photo....I wasn`t sure they were still available....they have extremely quick turn-in, great in rain, get decent mileage out of them, but...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-18-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 299
Posted By Fast Bob
Great video! I love those old Supras....they can...

Great video! I love those old Supras....they can be built to really fly :thumbup:
If my budget allowed, I`d have one in my stable. This guy is living proof of the old hotrodder`s adage, to wit:
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-18-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 299
Posted By Fast Bob
Good vs. Bad..... Do you play Russian...

Good vs. Bad.....

Do you play Russian Roulette ? You`ll need a $10,000 budget to do it fairly well....that`s a lot of expenditure for an old, worn out car who`s trans might be a ticking time bomb....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-18-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 114
Posted By Fast Bob
Don`t forget to check the CHiMSeL

Don`t forget to check the CHiMSeL
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-18-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 261
Posted By Fast Bob
When a car continues to impress you year after...

When a car continues to impress you year after year, you know you`re in the presence of greatness ! :thumbup:

Congrats !
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-18-2014, 12:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 218
Posted By Fast Bob
Which does exactly shiznit....

Which does exactly shiznit....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-17-2014, 09:37 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 7,909
Posted By Fast Bob
One of the great cruisin`songs from my misspent youth

You always knew the warm weather was right around the corner when they started playing this on the radio....:thumbup:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W77Kwh6f0TE
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-17-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,175
Posted By Fast Bob
OP, how`s your ticket quota been recently ? I...

OP, how`s your ticket quota been recently ?
I would think that those "Arrest Me Red" wheels might get you pulled over quicker than a trunk full of heroin...:rofl:

Nice job on the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-17-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 584
Posted By Fast Bob
You gotta be sh!ttin` me.... 225/45/17 happens to...

You gotta be sh!ttin` me.... 225/45/17 happens to be probably the most common entry-level size for performance tires, available in every brand of tire. I don`t know where you`ve been looking, you`re...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-17-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 125
Posted By Fast Bob
You seem to be quite confused about every detail...

You seem to be quite confused about every detail in this post ! (Read the E46 Wiki, and educate yourself)

Now, putting 17-inch tires on 18-inch wheels would be a pretty good trick....we would have...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-17-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 176
Posted By Fast Bob
I bet you a cup of coffee that you`ve never given...

I bet you a cup of coffee that you`ve never given the Owner`s Manual a good going-over....If you`d done that, you`d know that all the OBD readouts are cumulative, meaning those readings are not...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-16-2014, 09:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 270
Posted By Fast Bob
Have you read the E46 Wiki yet ? If not,...

Have you read the E46 Wiki yet ?

If not, doing so ASAP is recommended....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-16-2014, 09:33 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 584
Posted By Fast Bob
Michelin SS may well be the best Summer...

Michelin SS may well be the best Summer Performance tire, but 12,000 (or so) miles for the very high price of around $1300 is a bit ridiculous for most folks. Good quality Summer tires (such as Kumho...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-16-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 545
Posted By Fast Bob
Did you peruse the Site Sponsor`s list ? It...

Did you peruse the Site Sponsor`s list ?

It really sucks when a vendor tries to weasel out on a deal like this.... they`re only hurting themselves, the bad publicity is probably costing them 10 or...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-16-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 538
Posted By Fast Bob
That seller needs to lay off the yayo for a...

That seller needs to lay off the yayo for a while....

(As they say down on Calle' Ocho in Miami: " Dass a LOTTA fockin` money, Mang"! )
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-16-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 204
Posted By Fast Bob
In the future, at oil change time, be sure to add...

In the future, at oil change time, be sure to add exactly seven quarts of fresh oil, wait a half hour for everything to settle in, and then check the level on the stick, making a careful note...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-16-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 204
Posted By Fast Bob
It`s no big deal....the oil sensors are known to...

It`s no big deal....the oil sensors are known to be extremely sensitive....try adding an extra 1/2 cup of oil, that should do it. If not, raise the level by 1 cup total.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-16-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 176
Posted By Fast Bob
We`re just asking you to comply with a little...

We`re just asking you to comply with a little common courtesy toward your fellow Forumites. If that`s too difficult for you, you might as well pack your sh!t and bounce....we have a pretty low...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-16-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 90
Posted By Fast Bob
Nothing marks you as a ROOKIE more than using the...

Nothing marks you as a ROOKIE more than using the term "Beemer" to describe a 4-wheeled BMW.... that designation is reserved for 2-wheeled vehicles wearing a Roundel....:tsk:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-16-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 176
Posted By Fast Bob
Do you know what the term "nettiquitte" means ? ...

Do you know what the term "nettiquitte" means ?

How about the proper use of the "Caps lock key ?"

Typing all in CAPS is considered SHOUTING, and is very impolite.

Back to your mechanical...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-15-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 163
Posted By Fast Bob
E46 window regulators fail with alarming...

E46 window regulators fail with alarming regularity....it`s not unusual for owners to replace 6 or 8 of them during the tenure of their ownership. Given this high frequency, it`s easy to miss doing a...
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