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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-10-2015, 08:20 PM
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Posted By miles_trail
You can get prefinished hardwood for under $3.50,...

You can get prefinished hardwood for under $3.50, bamboo is even less and looks decent.

There's clearance tile available for cheap pretty much all the time.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-10-2015, 02:18 PM
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Views: 252,524
Posted By miles_trail
I'm thinking of caging my ti to make it an all...

I'm thinking of caging my ti to make it an all out ralley car, had no idea how much I'll end up having too spend on PPE. No wonder poor people don't last long in racing.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-10-2015, 01:05 PM
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Posted By miles_trail
If you plan to do any thing beyond the occasional...

If you plan to do any thing beyond the occasional autocross you should have a Hans device.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-09-2015, 06:25 PM
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Posted By miles_trail
At the risk of sounding like Chad, this 60...

At the risk of sounding like Chad, this 60 weather has been rough :p.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-09-2015, 05:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 300
Posted By miles_trail
I've heard good things about the FK Standard...

I've heard good things about the FK Standard series. I think Jesse was running them for awhile. You can find them on ECS.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-09-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 329
Posted By miles_trail
The Borla sounds amazing. Buy it now.

The Borla sounds amazing. Buy it now.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-09-2015, 05:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 189
Posted By miles_trail
I got the rotating assembly for my stroker from...

I got the rotating assembly for my stroker from an engine that over heated and the owner used that stuff, clogged all the coolant ducts beyond repair.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-09-2015, 05:26 PM
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Views: 252,524
Posted By miles_trail
Got myself a shiny new door handle. It even came...

Got myself a shiny new door handle. It even came with two keys. I'm toying either the idea of recoring the other locks and ignition so I have a spare. Does anyone know if the little "leaves" inside...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-08-2015, 04:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 299
Posted By miles_trail
Don't M52s used a CPS mounted into the back of...

Don't M52s used a CPS mounted into the back of the block reading a pulse generator on the crankshaft?, don't know enough to say for certain, but that could cause problems. Also, the 323 will have an...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-08-2015, 10:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 188
Posted By miles_trail
It probably is just the fob, it's the piece...

It probably is just the fob, it's the piece that's spent 17 years sitting in sweaty pockets, getting dropped on asphalt, puddles, etc. I'd be tempted to try an eBay one. I think there's a way to...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-08-2015, 09:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 375
Posted By miles_trail
Either you have a turbo, or a leaky intake. Pop...

Either you have a turbo, or a leaky intake. Pop the hood, if a snail looking thing is bolted to exhaust headers, be happy, if not, start looking for holes or loose fittings in the intake piping.
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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-08-2015, 09:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 188
Posted By miles_trail
Have you tried a new battery?

Have you tried a new battery?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-07-2015, 09:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 299
Posted By miles_trail
That is a pretty easy swap, but I have to ask...

That is a pretty easy swap, but I have to ask why? Is the M50 blown?, the M52B25 isn't an appreciably better engine, it makes less power from the factory and you'll have to convert it too OBD I.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-07-2015, 08:54 PM
Replies: 10,839
Views: 252,524
Posted By miles_trail
Clutches, pressure plates, and flywheels are...

Clutches, pressure plates, and flywheels are interchangable. Source: been running a clutch kit purchased for a 325 in a 318 for a year and a half with zero problems.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-06-2015, 09:54 PM
Replies: 10,839
Views: 252,524
Posted By miles_trail
The guy I texted was in Blackburg, maybe it...

The guy I texted was in Blackburg, maybe it wasn't the same dude.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-06-2015, 09:51 PM
Replies: 10,839
Views: 252,524
Posted By miles_trail
We don't have too deal with that hippie nonsense...

We don't have too deal with that hippie nonsense here in suthern VA.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-06-2015, 07:36 PM
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Posted By miles_trail
Texted the guy last night, he said somone was...

Texted the guy last night, he said somone was picking it up today.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-06-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 10,839
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Posted By miles_trail
That only happens to people who buy British cars...

That only happens to people who buy British cars :p
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-06-2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 10,839
Views: 252,524
Posted By miles_trail
Punk ass!, it was you who got there first.

Punk ass!, it was you who got there first.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-06-2015, 04:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 518
Posted By miles_trail
Found a shop that had on over heated engine and...

Found a shop that had on over heated engine and just paid them what the scrap metal dealer would have given them, got the crankshaft, connecting rods, and pistons.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-06-2015, 02:01 PM
Replies: 10,839
Views: 252,524
Posted By miles_trail
Stop being responsible :p. I'll give you an...

Stop being responsible :p. I'll give you an automatic drive shaft. Dooo iiit.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-06-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 10,839
Views: 252,524
Posted By miles_trail
How much you got left in that new car budget?

How much you got left in that new car budget?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-06-2015, 01:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 518
Posted By miles_trail
Ask at shops for a blown M54T30 that's how I got...

Ask at shops for a blown M54T30 that's how I got my rotating assembly for $100.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-06-2015, 07:55 AM
Replies: 10,839
Views: 252,524
Posted By miles_trail
Dat photo is amazing. Buy it.

Dat photo is amazing. Buy it.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-06-2015, 07:54 AM
Replies: 10,839
Views: 252,524
Posted By miles_trail
I've had problems with ECS not telling me that a...

I've had problems with ECS not telling me that a part was backorder and holding up the whole order for days until I called (has happened 2-3 times)
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