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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-26-2015, 08:56 PM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
I know... And I'm fine with that. I can...

I know... And I'm fine with that. I can comfortably handle all the temperature ranges that I need.

:p
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-26-2015, 08:06 PM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
Long time no see! That is NOT how a beach...

Long time no see!

That is NOT how a beach should look. Yikes. Can't even imagine that.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-26-2015, 09:00 AM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
:bustingup:bustingup:bustingup

:bustingup:bustingup:bustingup
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-25-2015, 08:42 AM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
*6 per wheel. Only intended for use on one axle,...

*6 per wheel. Only intended for use on one axle, and only for an emergency. They're designed for people who wouldn't have bought chains anyway, IMO.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-19-2015, 01:46 PM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
Several of us are nearby. Cars from Mission Blvd...

Several of us are nearby. Cars from Mission Blvd in Hayward can really be hit or miss though.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-19-2015, 08:55 AM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
Ken is in AL.

Ken is in AL.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-18-2015, 07:39 PM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
:lmao: :lmao::lmao::lmao::lmao: ...

:lmao: :lmao::lmao::lmao::lmao:


http://youtu.be/1IfrlzVz1mQ
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-18-2015, 09:37 AM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
There are few things in this world that I fail at...

There are few things in this world that I fail at as badly as soldering. I hate that crap.



The ball won't offer you any protection in a wreck, but it will give you great satisfaction from...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-17-2015, 08:05 PM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
And that it would add additional parts and...

And that it would add additional parts and complexity (=$$$) and most people wouldn't care about it, so you can't charge more for it. That means you decrease your profit margin for no reason. Not a...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-17-2015, 10:12 AM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
What Karl said is correct. I've laid down twin...

What Karl said is correct. I've laid down twin strips of rubber in the e38 and e39s on asphalt on hot, dry days with open diffs. It's just about traction being equal.






Fusible link...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-17-2015, 12:45 AM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
No no, fusible link wires. I'll post some pics...

No no, fusible link wires. I'll post some pics tomorrow. They're not actually fuses, they're wires that act as fuses. Its atrocious.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-16-2015, 10:54 PM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
That's beautiful Karl. All the waterfalls out...

That's beautiful Karl. All the waterfalls out here are down to a pathetic trickle. :(

Has anyone here ever heard of fusible links? I'm replacing them on the Rover and they have got to be one of...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-16-2015, 01:47 PM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
I thought I could run by Pick N Pull real fast...

I thought I could run by Pick N Pull real fast today..... Hah. Lesson learned, don't go on a 3 day weekend. I have NEVER seen a like this. You'd think it was a line at freakin Disneyland or something.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-14-2015, 02:45 PM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
What? I don't understand all your complaining....

What? I don't understand all your complaining. It's a lovely day.492466
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-14-2015, 02:30 PM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
Meanwhile my pale self is standing here at a park...

Meanwhile my pale self is standing here at a park absolutely cooking. I'm going to be badly sunburned at this rate.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-13-2015, 09:22 PM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
The mode of operation is completely different...

The mode of operation is completely different from a normal hybrid. A normal hybrid constantly mixes the ICE and battery power. It's always optimizing the usage of either power source to be most...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-13-2015, 07:47 PM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
Hybrid is a broad term and can refer to anything...

Hybrid is a broad term and can refer to anything that has multiple energy sources. Range extended EVs like the i3 REx are also hybrids, but most people consider cars that are primarily electric to...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-13-2015, 06:24 PM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
The Volt really splits categories more than...

The Volt really splits categories more than anything else out there today. If you look at just the technical components it has all the components of a plug in hybrid vehicle, and that's what it...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-12-2015, 04:17 PM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
I disagree. I think the i3 doesn't fill its role...

I disagree. I think the i3 doesn't fill its role well.

If I wanted a pure electric and didn't need more than 90 miles of range, the Leaf is much cheaper and offers similar performance. If I...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-11-2015, 09:34 AM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
Wow!!! That's even shorter than my record 14 days...

Wow!!! That's even shorter than my record 14 days with the S600.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-10-2015, 08:53 AM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
Not really, that's why it was so cheap. :rofl: I...

Not really, that's why it was so cheap. :rofl: I need to have the Rover in the garage for a while to get it set up how I want, but I don't want it leaking all over my floor. Solution: linoleum...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-09-2015, 09:43 PM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
71* here, although we got some badly needed rain....

71* here, although we got some badly needed rain.

And who said Range Rovers can't be used as work trucks? :D That's five 12ft long 2x4s and a 12x10 roll of linoleum.

491719
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-06-2015, 08:09 PM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
:p Ironically, I'm in the Rover now and will...

:p

Ironically, I'm in the Rover now and will have to go back for the E38 later. Poor girl. She actually spent the night there last night. :(
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-06-2015, 06:50 PM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
:bustingup :bustingup :bustingup :bustingup ...

:bustingup :bustingup :bustingup :bustingup

Also.... You might have a problem with buying cars if they start piling up in your work parking lot. :eeps:
Forum: Off-Topic 02-06-2015, 02:08 PM
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Posted By E36 Phantom
Depends on the crossing, and that applies across...

Depends on the crossing, and that applies across the country. Communities can do certain things to meet railroad requirements to create crossings where trains don't have to sound their horns. It's...
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