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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-03-2012, 09:21 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,973
Posted By Steamer
For me, depends on the driving situation such as...

For me, depends on the driving situation such as long boring highway driving which would be diffrent than running up the mountain on a twisty road.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-03-2012, 09:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,887
Posted By Steamer
While riding my bike, we do the normal wave to...

While riding my bike, we do the normal wave to other riders, many of the Harley riders are to hung up on them selves to wave back unless you are riding a Harley. I never really gave it alot of...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-27-2012, 09:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 898
Posted By Steamer
make sure you get a new housing gasket also, I...

make sure you get a new housing gasket also, I found one through Napa.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-26-2012, 10:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 898
Posted By Steamer
+1, sounds like a sticky thermostat, fairly easy...

+1, sounds like a sticky thermostat, fairly easy and cheap to change.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-26-2012, 10:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,782
Posted By Steamer
Liberty mutual here and no one can beat their...

Liberty mutual here and no one can beat their rates for me. I even had a Allstate agent call asking if I wanted a comparison, I said sure, told him who I was with and he came out and said they could...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-26-2012, 10:24 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,472
Posted By Steamer
Kinda the same as you, I am looking at a 911...

Kinda the same as you, I am looking at a 911 right now as BMW does make a nice two seater but nothing that can compare for that type. I love my 550 and would buy again for the type of auto it is
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-19-2012, 07:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,342
Posted By Steamer
Yea, but you got to pass him with a smile on your...

Yea, but you got to pass him with a smile on your face and no extra points on the license
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-15-2012, 04:43 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,311
Posted By Steamer
Just dont turn off that ASC, you are sure to...

Just dont turn off that ASC, you are sure to crash then...:D
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-14-2012, 12:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,311
Posted By Steamer
I do respect your opion on this, but disagree,...

I do respect your opion on this, but disagree, what part exactly will be destroyed if I have the ASC turned off? On my 550, if I put the car in full sport mode, the traction control turns off, does...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-13-2012, 02:09 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,999
Posted By Steamer
Talking Self control, I have heard of this, I believe I...

Self control, I have heard of this, I believe I saw it once but just can't remember were. :thumbup:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-13-2012, 01:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,264
Posted By Steamer
I waited until after my subscription ran out,...

I waited until after my subscription ran out, about 1 month later, got a flyer that I was able renew my subscription at around 75 per year for as long as I wanted, just made it a revolving charge, I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-13-2012, 01:02 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,999
Posted By Steamer
I will keep my 550, with a dinan stage 2, there...

I will keep my 550, with a dinan stage 2, there are few on the road that can keep up and can still get decent gas milage on long trips.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-13-2012, 12:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,342
Posted By Steamer
Mine has a small knurled black piece right in the...

Mine has a small knurled black piece right in the middle of the face, I use my finger, push in while turning, this is a one finger operation
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-12-2012, 09:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,311
Posted By Steamer
Mine is a weekend driver but will generally see...

Mine is a weekend driver but will generally see red line when I take it out, ASC gets turned off on all twistes
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-11-2012, 10:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 899
Posted By Steamer
Look at the water pump, you must look at cost and...

Look at the water pump, you must look at cost and decide if you are going to keep it forever, if not get a mid priced one, change out hoses, belts and thermostat. If everything is working and you...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-08-2012, 08:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,608
Posted By Steamer
Check out Blacklane's link, should get you headed...

Check out Blacklane's link, should get you headed in the right direction
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-08-2012, 08:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,620
Posted By Steamer
If you want 60+ hp then you will need to look at...

If you want 60+ hp then you will need to look at supercharges or something of the like, as stated, BMW did a very good job at getting the most from these engines. Have you had your bearings checked/...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-08-2012, 08:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,788
Posted By Steamer
Wanna have some fun, after 5000 miles, send in...

Wanna have some fun, after 5000 miles, send in some of your synthetic oil to a lab and see if they thought it needed changed, after they say no, try it again at 10000. If you are needing to change...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-07-2012, 05:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 998
Posted By Steamer
Nice pics all, weather is getting perfect for...

Nice pics all, weather is getting perfect for keeping the tops down.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-07-2012, 05:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,788
Posted By Steamer
+1 and ensure you are keep using synthetics

+1 and ensure you are keep using synthetics
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-06-2012, 01:53 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 15,849
Posted By Steamer
There are a few companies that make a nice...

There are a few companies that make a nice braided clutch line that removes the CDV, I got mine through Turner.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-05-2012, 09:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,767
Posted By Steamer
I agree with marking the shafts, but to mark...

I agree with marking the shafts, but to mark bolts and nuts really is not needed, many replace all the hardware when doing these repairs, the guibo will take up for some vibration problem. Last time...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-01-2012, 07:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,439
Posted By Steamer
There is a procedure you need to follow for first...

There is a procedure you need to follow for first time program, give your local BMW a call, they should be able to talk you through it. It seems like I set up everything with the memory buttons on...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-28-2012, 08:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 527
Posted By Steamer
congrats, enjoy the ride

congrats, enjoy the ride
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-28-2012, 07:57 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 15,849
Posted By Steamer
Find one of the newer 35is and it is quicker than...

Find one of the newer 35is and it is quicker than the 06 Z4M, I even like the newer body shape..
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