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E46 (1999 - 2006)
The fourth generation 3 Series (E46 chassis) was introduced in 1999 and set the standard for engineering and performance during it's years of production including being named to Car & Driver's 10 best list every one of those years! ! -- View the E46 Wiki

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Old 04-11-2010, 06:47 AM
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Thanx for the ! I drank a few tall ones myself (after of course).
That sucks about your roof. You sound pretty nonchalant about it, and I commend you for that. I would be flying off the hinges! I hope you/they get the scratches out.
Oh, nonchalant isn't the word I'd use. After all, I spent another 2 hours trying to buff out the scratches yesterday. But, they are just in the clear coat so with the right tool, compound, and skill they will buff out. The body shop will take care of it.

It's got me jonesing for a rotary polisher now
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Old 04-11-2010, 11:48 AM
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Old 04-11-2010, 02:20 PM
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^^^Eww, we'll have to start calling you Jake.
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Old 04-11-2010, 04:08 PM
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I've been quiet for too long...been busy, but here's some pics from this weekend! Enjoy!









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^^^Nice group of Bimmers you had there! And a cutie buttmuncher, too. (That's what I call my kiddo, if you find it offensive, sorry.)
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^^^Nice group of Bimmers you had there! And a cutie buttmuncher, too. (That's what I call my kiddo, if you find it offensive, sorry.)
nah, no offense taken...we call him our little turd...lol
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Old 04-11-2010, 07:07 PM
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Old 04-12-2010, 11:10 AM
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its stock for now trying to get sponsors in ny seeing what i can do right now hope you have some ideas for me if you do let me know face book me www.facebook.com/vinnya151
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its stock for now trying to get sponsors in ny seeing what i can do right now hope you have some ideas for me if you do let me know face book me www.facebook.com/vinnya151
nice pix!! beautiful car!
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I wanted to take pictures in a nicer setting, but my wife was having to much fun to stop driving. We both love the car, but you folks already knew we would.
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Old 04-12-2010, 01:11 PM
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Nice 330 Rich, which wheels do you have on it? They look excellent.
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Old 04-12-2010, 02:06 PM
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My car is having a clear bra installed today. By Sammy the owner, no less. There are a couple of Prius' in their shop, so my car hasn't quite hit beater status here.
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^^^^ wonderful cars cliff!!
He gets some seriously high-end cars in his shop. There are photos of a Veyron, a Maserati MC12, and an Enzo on the walls here, along with the usual Euro trash - Porsche GTs and various 911s, F430s, the odd Lambo . He hosts a customer appreciation day every year, and these are from 2007 when I attended with my M Coupe: link to gallery
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^^^I would certainly feel appreciated. Killer photos Cliff. Do you still have the M Coupe?
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My car is having a clear bra installed today. By Sammy the owner, no less. There are a couple of Prius' in their shop, so my car hasn't quite hit beater status here.
sweet cars
I have personally driven a GTR and man those things are speed FREAKS, its like the kingdaka roller coasrter in NJ, just slams ur head into the seat and b4 u know it ur past 120.

Solidjake has actually seen the GTR ive driven my friend brought it to the meet he attenede last year. I WANT TO DRIVE IT AGAIN..
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Old 04-12-2010, 03:19 PM
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^^^I would certainly feel appreciated. Killer photos Cliff. Do you still have the M Coupe?
I managed to total it in Dec 2007. I was making a turn about a half mile from my house, I was driving too fast, and I lost control of it. Fortunately, other than a couple of (thankfully) young trees in the median, the car was the only casualty. I don't really miss the car much - it was the sort of car that ought to be driven mainly on the track rather than on the street.
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[QUOTE=Mo.licious;5097548]That interior is the bee's knees! Everytime I see saddle brown leather, I want it more and more.

Thanks. It was not a big deal for my wife, but having owned a Healey and a Jeep I knew I did not want a black interior for roof down driving. It is just to hot.
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I wanted to take pictures in a nicer setting, but my wife was having to much fun to stop driving. We both love the car, but you folks already knew we would.
John
Great looking car, love the interior. Definitely need to pick up a new front emblem, only around 20 bucks at bimmer. I captioned this picture because I can see (and know) the expression on her face. "Honey, just get in the dang car, I'm ready to drive!"

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My 2003 E46 330ci
Very clean! That lip looks great on the mtech II, I love it!

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Cliff, I have to say that if it were possible to make love to a car, I'd have three-some with the two pictured above. Thanks for giving my daily drool-fest!

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I stand corrected Jake, those wheels look sparkly clean! The entire car look sparkly as a matter of fact.
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Great looking car, love the interior. Definitely need to pick up a new front emblem, only around 20 bucks at bimmer. I captioned this picture because I can see (and know) the expression on her face. "Honey, just get in the dang car, I'm ready to drive!"



Very clean! That lip looks great on the mtech II, I love it!



Cliff, I have to say that if it were possible to make love to a car, I'd have three-some with the two pictured above. Thanks for giving my daily drool-fest!



I stand corrected Jake, those wheels look sparkly clean! The entire car look sparkly as a matter of fact.

There's a Nissan skyline GTR-R35 in the window behind the ferrari.
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There's a Nissan skyline GTR-R35 in the window behind the ferrari.
It even has its own photo - #5 of the 6 I posted. I would prefer a P-car or a Ferrari over a Skyline any day of the week. For one thing, they are beautiful. Skylines may be fast, but they are pretty homely.
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It even has its own photo - #5 of the 6 I posted. I would prefer a P-car or a Ferrari over a Skyline any day of the week. For one thing, they are beautiful. Skylines may be fast, but they are pretty homely.
Well I've driven a ferrari modena 08 I believe. And I didn't like it. Sure it's cool it's a ferrari but other then that its crapola. The porsche on the other hand there is a beast. I'd love to have that as a canyon and track car. But for a daily driver I'd pick the Skyline.
I've always appeciated the design and performance on a Nissan Skyline GTR. That being said. I'd rather have the Skyline over that porsche and ferrari.
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