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Forum: Car Care & Detailing 07-07-2008, 08:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,142
Posted By TwoE46s
Yes, in full Concours Boxter/Caymans have thier...

Yes, in full Concours Boxter/Caymans have thier engines judged.

I draw the line there, and while my car was totally prepped for the event (pulled the wheels, did the wheel wells, completely...
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 07-06-2008, 09:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,142
Posted By TwoE46s
Just like many other premium waxes, there are a...

Just like many other premium waxes, there are a lot of different "grades" Zuffenhausen (a "Porsche" formulated wax, but seemed to do fine on the BMW) was about $130 and the cleaner fluid about...
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 07-06-2008, 09:31 PM
Replies: 21
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Posted By TwoE46s
Since we're talking Caymans and Swissvax........ ...

Since we're talking Caymans and Swissvax........

Here is my CaymanS at the local PCA concours in early May. Polished out with Groit's Polishes and Claybar, and then finished off with Swissvax...
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum 03-26-2008, 09:36 PM
Replies: 373
Views: 56,887
Posted By TwoE46s
Greg, Very cool - hope you're doing well. ...

Greg,

Very cool - hope you're doing well. I'm sure your patience has been put to the test during all this!

Regards
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum 03-26-2008, 09:25 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,545
Posted By TwoE46s
I just got an unsolicited new racing magazine in...

I just got an unsolicited new racing magazine in the mail the other day, Performance Racing News. They happen to have a piece on Lewis Hamilton - according to them, he was paid $700,000 in 2007, and...
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum 03-26-2008, 09:07 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,757
Posted By TwoE46s
Better late than never chiming in - hope you're...

Better late than never chiming in - hope you're doing well.

Check with the Peachtree chapter DE chairman on this - a few years ago they would not let anyone run with mixed tires.............
...
Forum: General Off-Topic 03-26-2008, 04:56 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,061
Posted By TwoE46s
Going back almost 3 years ago I spent 18 months...

Going back almost 3 years ago I spent 18 months looking at Gen2 996s (2002-2004), but I couldn't find a 996 at the price / condition / mileage that I wanted, so I custom ordered a CooperS beleive it...
Forum: Southeast 02-19-2008, 12:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 423
Posted By TwoE46s
Butler is the only place in town I'll let touch...

Butler is the only place in town I'll let touch my wheels.......... I use the Doraville store. Not the cheapest, but great service and they know how to mount and balance tires / wheels and not...
Forum: Southeast 02-18-2008, 04:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 9,114
Posted By TwoE46s
Very reputable place. Bobby who runs the shop...

Very reputable place. Bobby who runs the shop has had a long term association with the local BMW CCA. I think he also has a yard in SC someplace as well.
Forum: Southeast 02-18-2008, 04:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 377
Posted By TwoE46s
Harrison Motorsports 1805 Hembree, Suite F ...

Harrison Motorsports
1805 Hembree, Suite F
Alpharetta, GA, 30004
678-879-1200

harrisonmotorsports.com

They have done all non dealer (and non Dinan) work on my cars and have an excellent...
Forum: General Off-Topic 01-28-2008, 10:30 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,021
Posted By TwoE46s
Down shifting coming to a full stop only puts...

Down shifting coming to a full stop only puts additional strain on your drive train, and is pointless. Brakes are for stopping.

Heel Toe as noted a couple times, is to allow you to brake, and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-13-2008, 05:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 552
Posted By TwoE46s
I'll be short for a change on a Dinan thread. ...

I'll be short for a change on a Dinan thread.

I was very happy with my Dinan mods. While a slight premuim on price, they met my expectations, and were totally trouble free :thumbsup:. Dinan...
Forum: General Off-Topic 01-13-2008, 04:50 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,917
Posted By TwoE46s
Double Vanos, Alayle Thanks!!!!!!

Double Vanos, Alayle

Thanks!!!!!!
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum 01-13-2008, 03:11 PM
Replies: 373
Views: 56,887
Posted By TwoE46s
Greg Wow................ taking the big...

Greg

Wow................ taking the big step. Good luck!!!!!!!!!!!!

Are you planning to make it to anything at Road Atlanta this year?

What's your daily driver these days???
Forum: General Off-Topic 01-13-2008, 02:58 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,917
Posted By TwoE46s
And after 14 months of ownership, I couldn't be...

And after 14 months of ownership, I couldn't be happier with the CaymanS. Handling is simply incredible; point and shoot. The first time I did an AutoX, there was a high speed slalom and half way...
Forum: General Off-Topic 01-12-2008, 11:29 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,917
Posted By TwoE46s
I spent 18 months looking at 911s, buying a new...

I spent 18 months looking at 911s, buying a new CooperS because I gave up after the first 6 months, and traded the CooperS on the CaymanS 14 months after I took delivery..........

1999-2001 911s...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 12-04-2007, 10:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,179
Posted By TwoE46s
Yes, certainly something you need to look into. ...

Yes, certainly something you need to look into. I would hope your vendor may have a recomendation for a local shop. SCing a car, is a lot more than a bolt on job, although many try to go that...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 12-04-2007, 08:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,179
Posted By TwoE46s
Well, that's a start. If you really are going to...

Well, that's a start. If you really are going to use the power of the SC, as opposed to just sitting around a parking lot bragging that you have one, here's my list for you given the considerations...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-04-2007, 08:43 AM
Replies: 359
Views: 20,536
Posted By TwoE46s
Just a couple of final (I hope) comments from me...

Just a couple of final (I hope) comments from me on this thread.

With regards to the brakes on the M3, I totally agree with you. Giving a kid a SUV that takes 30 ft more to stop from 60mph (and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2007, 08:11 PM
Replies: 359
Views: 20,536
Posted By TwoE46s
I think he is saying that due to inexperience, 16...

I think he is saying that due to inexperience, 16 year olds do not have the skill set to either recognize a dangerous situation before they are in it, nor the ability to react to it in an appropriate...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2007, 05:02 PM
Replies: 359
Views: 20,536
Posted By TwoE46s
I'll take this a little different direction for...

I'll take this a little different direction for everyone.........

Fancy and / or powerful cars for "kids" have nothing to do with the kid. It's all about thier parent's ego, and thier own...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2007, 04:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,047
Posted By TwoE46s
Have any of you taken basic science classes?? ...

Have any of you taken basic science classes??

This is usually a simply situation - when your engine and coolant are cold (and now that it is winter this becomes more pronounced) they do not occupy...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-30-2007, 05:31 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 7,418
Posted By TwoE46s
Join the BMW CCA and SCCA. You'll find...

Join the BMW CCA and SCCA. You'll find information on the national sites (bmwcca.org, scca.org) and links to your local chapters as well. Local chapters will usually have a calender of events that...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-30-2007, 05:02 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 7,418
Posted By TwoE46s
With regards to the first - no, but the training...

With regards to the first - no, but the training may keep you alive, and help you realize that going fast on the street really is no big deal! Doing a BMW or SCCA Autocross will cost you $25, and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-30-2007, 03:39 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 7,418
Posted By TwoE46s
No, I do understand. I am certain we are very...

No, I do understand. I am certain we are very different people, which is one of the reasons I chime in (I'm not around much here anymore, so this is probably your first exposure to one of my...
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