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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-16-2009, 07:27 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,571
Posted By jason_recliner
If you happen to have a junked F/A-18 hornet...

If you happen to have a junked F/A-18 hornet lying around, that might be helpful too.

I wonder if I could program it to seek out and lock onto all Camrys...
:violent:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-16-2009, 04:02 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,571
Posted By jason_recliner
Ok, who here has an iphone with an accelerometer...

Ok, who here has an iphone with an accelerometer in it?
Measure for us the G force between top power (pretty much max torgue @ max RPM) in second, and compare it when you change to third.
My...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-15-2009, 08:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,200
Posted By jason_recliner
I can't believe how cheap BMWs are in the UK and...

I can't believe how cheap BMWs are in the UK and US. :(
You'd be paying well over $20,000 for a good 328i here.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-15-2009, 08:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 493
Posted By jason_recliner
It can also be the wiring that leads to the...

It can also be the wiring that leads to the solenoid on the passenger side.

But in my experience of solenoids, they tend to clog up a bit and run out of torque. Does the lock flinch a little, but...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-09-2009, 12:34 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,549
Posted By jason_recliner
Only slightly off topic: For those who have...

Only slightly off topic:

For those who have the original circa 1995 key with the amber LED lamp in it, you can upgrade it if you're handy with a soldering iron. Modern LEDs are significantly...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-30-2009, 01:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,694
Posted By jason_recliner
Don't worry, just multiply x 9/5 and subtract 32....

Don't worry, just multiply x 9/5 and subtract 32.
:)
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-30-2009, 01:25 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,286
Posted By jason_recliner
Really? I think they are better than the OEM...

Really? I think they are better than the OEM wheels.
I'm sitting here even now looking at them on my coffee mug. :)
They were always the least awesome part of the M1. Mind you, they still look like...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-30-2009, 01:19 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 903
Posted By jason_recliner
It wouldn't surprise me if it turned out OEM...

It wouldn't surprise me if it turned out OEM units were Blaupunkt.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-28-2009, 07:47 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,659
Posted By jason_recliner
I learned to do it in my old ToyMota trashheap -...

I learned to do it in my old ToyMota trashheap - after watching my great uncle never use a clutch in his landcruiser.

Yes: the 1st to 2nd transition is always the hardest*.

I believe it is...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-28-2009, 07:32 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 11,043
Posted By jason_recliner
...as Skoda is to an automobile.

...as Skoda is to an automobile.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-28-2009, 07:29 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,521
Posted By jason_recliner
A good post, and I agree with it. Only I wasn't...

A good post, and I agree with it. Only I wasn't saying the change is irrelevant, just insignificant.

Can anyone tell me, preferably with a source, the weight distribution of models other than the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-26-2009, 08:18 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,659
Posted By jason_recliner
Or your clutch. Or your times, I'd hazard. Foot...

Or your clutch. Or your times, I'd hazard.
Foot always comes up off my throttle some when changing, even when flogging it.
IMO, you'll get best power transfer when the clutch doesn't have to waste...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-26-2009, 08:04 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,521
Posted By jason_recliner
This is thrown around a lot - the perfect 50/50...

This is thrown around a lot - the perfect 50/50 weight distribution requiring the spare tyre. (Although I heard this 50/50 was only on the 320i...?)

A car doesn't HAVE to be split EXACTLY 50%...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-26-2009, 07:46 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 11,043
Posted By jason_recliner
I thought they said "Get along little...

I thought they said "Get along little doggie!"
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-25-2009, 09:00 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 11,043
Posted By jason_recliner
Because you are posting in it? :loco:

Because you are posting in it? :loco:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-25-2009, 08:52 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 11,043
Posted By jason_recliner
Sarchasm is a word. It refers to the gaping...

Sarchasm is a word.

It refers to the gaping intellectual gorge between the person who constructed a witty and humorous insult and the recipient who just doesn't get it.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-25-2009, 08:49 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,493
Posted By jason_recliner
:rofl: You should find yourself a girlfriend...

:rofl:
You should find yourself a girlfriend over 3 years old. :p
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-25-2009, 03:31 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 923
Posted By jason_recliner
Ha is most funny ha. I support the motion to...

Ha is most funny ha.

I support the motion to remove Nitto and Who's In Chat.

Edit:



Good reason for posting advertisements. POOR reason IMHO for top-stickying.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-23-2009, 08:34 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,085
Posted By jason_recliner
Myth! :slap: Do you have any idea just how much...

Myth! :slap:
Do you have any idea just how much microwave [Edit: or EMP] power would be required to fry a RD circuit at even 50m distance?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-23-2009, 08:31 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,493
Posted By jason_recliner
Even I know, with my 320i (6 cyl). Though it...

Even I know, with my 320i (6 cyl).
Though it has more torque than the 1.9L 4 banger, even these are kinda short on the ponies.

Mind you, I'd probably say that with an M3 after only one week of...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-23-2009, 08:27 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,332
Posted By jason_recliner
Um.... No.

Um.... No.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-22-2009, 09:02 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,085
Posted By jason_recliner
There are also RADAR detector detector detectors....

There are also RADAR detector detector detectors.

I'm not making this up.

RADAR and detector use the same superheterodyne technology. Any detector sends out a small signal the same as a...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-22-2009, 08:50 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,936
Posted By jason_recliner
And life of the car or life of the ballast? ...

And life of the car or life of the ballast?

I read that HID bulbs last about 2 to 4 times longer than your regular quartz halogen bulbs. (reference here)...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-21-2009, 08:31 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 707
Posted By jason_recliner
Yep, 5x100 sounds like they might fit a VW. But...

Yep, 5x100 sounds like they might fit a VW. But not an E36, for sure. Sorry.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-21-2009, 08:26 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,493
Posted By jason_recliner
:rofl: :rofl: x5 Your "sweetheart...

:rofl:



:rofl: x5
Your "sweetheart and true love" vs "your finaceť".
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