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Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-31-2008, 03:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,697
Posted By phsinvent
http://www.vorshlag.com/product_info.php?cPath=1_8...

http://www.vorshlag.com/product_info.php?cPath=1_8_42&products_id=154

I love the look of these wheels. Light weight, low cost, durable and look good. I'm not sure if there is an e46 M3 fitment...
Forum: Site Sponsor Specials and Sales 03-14-2008, 10:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,405
Posted By phsinvent
So when are these elusive Miro forged 1 piece 7...

So when are these elusive Miro forged 1 piece 7 split spoke wheels coming out. You had another thread about wheels shown at sema they were the lasts pic you posted.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-13-2008, 10:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 521
Posted By phsinvent
Thanks for all the opinions. I agree that the 2nd...

Thanks for all the opinions. I agree that the 2nd set belongs on an M3 more than the first wheels. The first wheels would probably look better on a mustang or 350Z.

Where do you find this...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-12-2008, 11:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 521
Posted By phsinvent
Opinions on these wheels please

All opinions welcome. What do you think of these wheels? I want to stick with 18" because all my spare tires revolve around 18". I was going to get these wheels in gloss black and paint them...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-25-2008, 02:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,765
Posted By phsinvent
Well got the car back last friday. Shifts like a...

Well got the car back last friday. Shifts like a dream. I can't even hear the gears engaged now. Reverse sounds like nothing and first is just as quiet. And there is no delay when selecting gears....
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-16-2008, 02:22 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,529
Posted By phsinvent
Well you can't beat the way the SMG shifter looks...

Well you can't beat the way the SMG shifter looks inside the cabin. Looks almost like a little chrome video game controller. I love that little stick. And it is almost like you are playing a video...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-16-2008, 02:15 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,765
Posted By phsinvent
I hope someone's vanos blows up in their face....

I hope someone's vanos blows up in their face. :4ngie:

Hint: Pritpal
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-15-2008, 04:39 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,765
Posted By phsinvent
Dealer got back to me today. BMWNA took tons of...

Dealer got back to me today. BMWNA took tons of data from the main ecu and smg ecu during operation and instructed the dealer technician to change the clutch. $2,100. I believe they said it was a 9...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-15-2008, 10:26 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,765
Posted By phsinvent
yeah. It isn't the regular SMG clunks that we are...

yeah. It isn't the regular SMG clunks that we are used to. Still no word from the dealer. I sometimes wonder if they know what the hell they are doing. If they even try to just replace parts out of...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-14-2008, 12:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,765
Posted By phsinvent
yeah, I guess it depends on what your version of...

yeah, I guess it depends on what your version of clunk is versus mine. I think most rear wheel drive cars have some type of clunk with the play in driveshaft and rear diff. I get some small rear...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-14-2008, 11:15 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,765
Posted By phsinvent
Yeah your noise sounds kind of different. Mine...

Yeah your noise sounds kind of different. Mine happens as soon as I engage reverse and it is a very loud bang/crunch that shakes the whole car. Yours kind of sounds like the driveshaft or...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-14-2008, 10:42 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,765
Posted By phsinvent
Wow! I'm not the only one. How bad is the clunk...

Wow! I'm not the only one. How bad is the clunk noise that you are experiencing? Does it feel like a car hit you sometimes? And do you notice it more with higher outside temps for when your car is...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-14-2008, 10:07 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,765
Posted By phsinvent
Anyone? Am I the only SMG owner with this bizarre...

Anyone? Am I the only SMG owner with this bizarre misfortune?
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-13-2008, 11:12 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,765
Posted By phsinvent
Ok so the M3 is sitting at the dealership now....

Ok so the M3 is sitting at the dealership now. They have already spent 4 hours on the thing and it doesn't sound like they are looking into the obvious culprits of this problem. It has had the...
Forum: Site Sponsor Group Buys 02-08-2008, 10:19 AM
Replies: 501
Views: 24,678
Posted By phsinvent
Do you guys accept paypal? If so what is the...

Do you guys accept paypal? If so what is the email address to send paypal payment to. Thanks!!
Forum: Site Sponsor Group Buys 02-05-2008, 01:42 PM
Replies: 501
Views: 24,678
Posted By phsinvent
Count me in. Phsinvent@aol.com 2002 M3 coupe....

Count me in. Phsinvent@aol.com 2002 M3 coupe. smoked
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-05-2008, 01:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 956
Posted By phsinvent
would a 19x10" with a 14mm offset work on the M3...

would a 19x10" with a 14mm offset work on the M3 rear? Anyone?
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-04-2008, 04:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 956
Posted By phsinvent
So I should run 19x10" 14mm offset in the rear...

So I should run 19x10" 14mm offset in the rear and 19x8.5 40mm offset in the front? Sorry, I guess I've never had to learn about staggered and offsets before. Does 14mm offset sound normal in the...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-04-2008, 12:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 956
Posted By phsinvent
So would this combination work? 19x8.5 with...

So would this combination work?

19x8.5 with 40mm offset for front and 19x8.5 with 14mm offset for rear. Would the 14mm offset on the rear bring the rim out closer to the edge of the fender? Or...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-03-2008, 11:53 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,145
Posted By phsinvent
Here is carbon for ya. enjoy! ...

Here is carbon for ya. enjoy!

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/BMW-E46-HAMANN-STYLE-CARBON-FRONT-LIP-SPOILER-M3-M-TECH_W0QQitemZ120218400369QQcmdZViewItem?hash=item120218400369
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-03-2008, 10:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,145
Posted By phsinvent
Here is a lip with a nice price. ...

Here is a lip with a nice price.

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/BMW-E46-HAMANN-STYLE-FRONT-BUMPER-LIP-SPOILER-M3-MTECH_W0QQitemZ120218401178QQcmdZViewItem?hash=item120218401178
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-03-2008, 07:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 956
Posted By phsinvent
thanks everyone. I don't mind the staggered look...

thanks everyone. I don't mind the staggered look but there are only so many wheels styles in a staggered format versus regular. I always find a wheel I like but they usually don't come staggered or...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-03-2008, 03:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 956
Posted By phsinvent
Do you have to run staggered wheels on an M3?

Well maybe this is a stupid question but I picked up this 2002 M3 about 3 weeks ago. I have some 18x8 wheels from my 2001 330i that I wanted to put on the M3. So i'm wondering if the rear wheels on...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-29-2008, 12:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 364
Posted By phsinvent
Roger that. Thanks for letting me know where the...

Roger that. Thanks for letting me know where the elusive relay box is. I noticed a black box where you describe by the firewall but noticed it is screwed shut. I guess I've owned too many japanese...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-28-2008, 03:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,005
Posted By phsinvent
What about the water pumps that destroy...

What about the water pumps that destroy themselves around 80k on the e46 330i. I had this happen to me on my 2001 330i and left me stranded. Does the M3 also have this problem, just picked up my M...
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