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Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-27-2013, 12:09 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 12,262
Posted By emax
Hankooks ran me 900 with mount/balance and...

Hankooks ran me 900 with mount/balance and alignment at the dealer.

Dealer quoted $1700, but they ended up ordering from tire rack during a sale I noticed. They ordered and installed/aligned.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-25-2013, 02:59 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 12,262
Posted By emax
I have the hankooks and they are good for my DD. ...

I have the hankooks and they are good for my DD. As its a nylon tire I did get some flat spotting during really cold weather. Good option if you also have dedicated track tires.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-05-2013, 09:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 353
Posted By emax
No you don't need a tune. Good idea to clean the...

No you don't need a tune. Good idea to clean the MAF when you do oil changes.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-30-2013, 10:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,155
Posted By emax
Jack up front of car and remove the wheel. Turn...

Jack up front of car and remove the wheel. Turn the rotor and see if it is warped (will make contact with the pads where warped)...or take it to another shop and get another opinion.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-17-2013, 11:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 678
Posted By emax
Springs limit wheel travel and provide minimal...

Springs limit wheel travel and provide minimal improvements. As said above pair springs with quality shocks. Coilovers can greatly improve handling IF you get them adjusted and balanced correctly.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-17-2013, 11:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,255
Posted By emax
Yes on the ssk, but you can call the vendor if...

Yes on the ssk, but you can call the vendor if you want to be sure. Since the e46 model ended before the M3 some list parts for 2001-2005 but they fit the 2006 also.

Here in the US we register...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-15-2013, 10:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,255
Posted By emax
2001 was the first year of this model, and the...

2001 was the first year of this model, and the first ones were built in 2000.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-07-2013, 07:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,480
Posted By emax
Carfax is worthless. I bought and sold cars in...

Carfax is worthless. I bought and sold cars in accidents and none of them were on the carfax. Read the find print, they only report stuff on file at the DMV, and who tells them when they have an...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-03-2013, 01:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,480
Posted By emax
I bought a car on ebay, but didn't pay until i...

I bought a car on ebay, but didn't pay until i saw the car...worst case I got bad reviews if I thought the car was not as advertized and walked away.

I bought my M from off another forum and flew...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-01-2013, 09:45 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,654
Posted By emax
OEM! I used a few years ago and its still good....

OEM! I used a few years ago and its still good. The BMW limited slip diff is very picky and likes the FM booster...and no you can't by the booster by itself. If you swap the locker, you can use...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-21-2013, 10:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,089
Posted By emax
A bunch of good videos on youtuber...here is one...

A bunch of good videos on youtuber...here is one of my favs...part 1

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SoYVubj9y5U
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-19-2013, 07:35 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 12,662
Posted By emax
People don't like verts because they are slower...

People don't like verts because they are slower for weighing ~400 extra lbs.
Forum: Engine & Performance 10-31-2012, 07:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 879
Posted By emax
People pay a grand for a muffler, you'll have way...

People pay a grand for a muffler, you'll have way more fun with this. NX makes some of the best kits out there with lifetime warranty. The bottle opener alone is over $200, also comes with purge,...
Forum: Engine & Performance 10-29-2012, 09:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 879
Posted By emax
Offers?

Offers?
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-10-2012, 07:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 595
Posted By emax
Have you scanned for error codes, maybe the...

Have you scanned for error codes, maybe the module or sensor is going bad?
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-10-2012, 07:16 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,926
Posted By emax
Change before. Call anyplace that stores high end...

Change before. Call anyplace that stores high end cars and see what they do. Never put your toys away dirty.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-09-2012, 08:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,926
Posted By emax
No, change the oil before storage. This will...

No, change the oil before storage. This will remove contaminates before they sit in your engine for months. Then it is ready to go when you pull it out.

Condensation is a problem with fuel, fill...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-09-2012, 08:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 595
Posted By emax
No. Speed is calculated at the wheels. The...

No. Speed is calculated at the wheels. The gears don't matter.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-04-2012, 07:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,222
Posted By emax
Good news. BTW you can get dye at your local auto...

Good news. BTW you can get dye at your local auto parts store or online.
Forum: Mid Atlantic 10-04-2012, 07:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,446
Posted By emax
I missed last years drive but didn't see traffic...

I missed last years drive but didn't see traffic in the vids?

Has it been bad this year?
Forum: Mid Atlantic 10-03-2012, 10:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,446
Posted By emax
Skyline Drive?

Is anyone doing a Skyline drive this fall? (front royal VA)
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-01-2012, 09:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,222
Posted By emax
Clean the area and use UV dye to find the leak. ...

Clean the area and use UV dye to find the leak. Anything else is guessing.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-30-2012, 06:21 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,368
Posted By emax
Used it in my gas as a fuel stabilizer when the M...

Used it in my gas as a fuel stabilizer when the M sat for a while. No problems but no better than stabil.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-24-2012, 07:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,146
Posted By emax
The SMG is not really "S". When you stop it skips...

The SMG is not really "S". When you stop it skips gears like you would with a regular manual. When you stop it puts it in N, thats why you roll on a hill. There is no benefit to shifting to N...and...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-20-2012, 09:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 812
Posted By emax
If you REALLY want to know you need to send your...

If you REALLY want to know you need to send your oil for analysis. I ran mine to 9K and it already was breaking down. I now change mine at 5K and reports are much better.

Most people change at...
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