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Forum: Off-Topic Today, 07:29 AM
Replies: 31
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Posted By BeemerMikeTX
I did not ask you for sympathy. I asked you how...

I did not ask you for sympathy. I asked you how the motorcycle hit your W906, becasue when a motorcycle and a non-MC motor vehicle have a frontal collision, it is usually the driver of the motor...
Forum: Off-Topic Yesterday, 03:45 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 448
Posted By BeemerMikeTX
Unfortunately, until you provide a few more...

Unfortunately, until you provide a few more details about what happened, which you seem reluctant to provide, we have no reason to "trust you". The most common frontal impact scenario between a...
Forum: Off-Topic Yesterday, 08:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 212
Posted By BeemerMikeTX
I think it's a state-by-state thing. I am on my...

I think it's a state-by-state thing. I am on my way back from the BMW MOA rally in St. Paul, and in MN and IA I found several stations (BP, Casey's, Kum-and-Go) where the premium I used specifically...
Forum: Off-Topic Yesterday, 08:00 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 448
Posted By BeemerMikeTX
Well crap: Our W906 was in an accident

Eyewitnesses? If the motorcycle hit the left front corner of your W906, I would think whoever was driving the W906 would have had a front row seat to see what happened. Details are important. Were...
Forum: BMW Motorcycles (aka Beemers) and the Competition Yesterday, 07:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 654
Posted By BeemerMikeTX
itzme - Glad I could help you with your problem. ...

itzme - Glad I could help you with your problem. You're welcome. :rolleyes:
Forum: Off-Topic 07-29-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 405
Posted By BeemerMikeTX
Share Your 1 rep max for the following: Deadlifts, Benchpress and Squats

Farthest distance ridden on a BMW motorcycle in 24 hours - 1,115 miles. :)


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Forum: Off-Topic 07-29-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 448
Posted By BeemerMikeTX
How did a motorcycle hit you? Sent from...

How did a motorcycle hit you?


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Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-18-2014, 05:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 386
Posted By BeemerMikeTX
I'd go the Porsche GT3 route before I'd go the...

I'd go the Porsche GT3 route before I'd go the Ferrari route. :angel:
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-16-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 386
Posted By BeemerMikeTX
Is "Let me buy the Mini GP" one of the options? ...

Is "Let me buy the Mini GP" one of the options? :angel:
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-14-2014, 12:05 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,842
Posted By BeemerMikeTX
Z3 Subwoofer replacement

It only appears to require a little grinding to make it slip into place. The mounting holes seem to line up. The frame of the Pyle and the frame of the OEM speaker have a different outside shape...
Forum: Off-Topic 07-14-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 547
Posted By BeemerMikeTX
So the guy really should be excited and grateful...

So the guy really should be excited and grateful when the cheerleader takes him back. Go Cleveland! :rofl:
Forum: BMW Motorcycles (aka Beemers) and the Competition 07-13-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 654
Posted By BeemerMikeTX
1. Unlock and remove the rear half of the seat. ...

1. Unlock and remove the rear half of the seat.
2. The front half of the seat goes into one of three slots at the front and back of seat to adjust the height.
3. Slide the front half of the seat...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-13-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,842
Posted By BeemerMikeTX
My Pyle PLPW6D just arrived. A test fit...

My Pyle PLPW6D just arrived. A test fit indicates that I will have to grind down the sides of the speaker's metal frame a little to allow it to fit between the two chambers on the speaker box. It...
Forum: Off-Topic 07-12-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 547
Posted By BeemerMikeTX
I'm not criticizing LeBron for anything . . . ...

I'm not criticizing LeBron for anything . . .


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Forum: Off-Topic 07-12-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 547
Posted By BeemerMikeTX
OK, I get that, but why are folks in Cleveland...

OK, I get that, but why are folks in Cleveland excited and grateful? This sort of has the flavor of the high school cheerleader dumping a guy to leave with another guy who has a cooler/faster car. ...
Forum: Off-Topic 07-12-2014, 06:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 547
Posted By BeemerMikeTX
Why are folks in Cleveland apparently excited and...

Why are folks in Cleveland apparently excited and grateful that LeBron has decided to bless them with his presence again?


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Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-17-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 230
Posted By BeemerMikeTX
crankcase vent

It's an easy replacement. No need to remove the intake manifold. I posted on this recently. However, you will get an SES code when it fails (P0444 if I remember), and the car will still run fine,...
Forum: Off-Topic 05-31-2014, 09:05 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,033
Posted By BeemerMikeTX
U.S. State lotteries? ;) Sent from...

U.S. State lotteries? ;)


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Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-23-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 501
Posted By BeemerMikeTX
It seems the consensus here is it is...

It seems the consensus here is it is cheaper/easier to just go find a good M Roadster . . . which has the M engine already installed for you!
Forum: BMW Motorcycles (aka Beemers) and the Competition 05-21-2014, 05:36 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 435
Posted By BeemerMikeTX
For COMMUTING, an F800GT may be the better choice...

For COMMUTING, an F800GT may be the better choice (lower weight, narrower, lower cost, better fuel mileage). For longer-distance sport-touring, then the R1200RT is the better choice.

The R1200RT...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-19-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 192
Posted By BeemerMikeTX
How did you bed in the new pads?

How did you bed in the new pads?
Forum: BMW Motorcycles (aka Beemers) and the Competition 05-17-2014, 06:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 408
Posted By BeemerMikeTX
I believe that is what the original K75...

I believe that is what the original K75 "Standard" looked like. The instrument cluster should be weather-proof, although we know that those K-bike instrument clusters had sealing problems, even on...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-16-2014, 05:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 631
Posted By BeemerMikeTX
:thumbup: Good to know. When the screw loosens,...

:thumbup: Good to know. When the screw loosens, is it apparent in the operation of the knob (i.e., does the knob not fully seat in the off position)?
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-10-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 12,944
Posted By BeemerMikeTX
I use that exact tool. $0.50 at Home Depot. I...

I use that exact tool. $0.50 at Home Depot. I put the tool into a vice so that about 1/4" or so of the end was sticking up, and then hammered/peened the end over to make it a 90 degree angle. Now...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-08-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 584
Posted By BeemerMikeTX
Make sure you have the right grommet for your...

Make sure you have the right grommet for your car. Your 2000 Z3 uses a different grommet from the Z3 shown in the pictures, due to the different rear fender contours.
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