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Forum: Complete Cars 05-19-2009, 05:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,179
Posted By sfv_rider
I'd like to take a look at it, if we could agreee...

I'd like to take a look at it, if we could agreee on a time and a place.

Where are you in SoCal?
Forum: Wheels and Tires 05-19-2009, 05:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,791
Posted By sfv_rider
What's the remaining tread like on the Toyos?

What's the remaining tread like on the Toyos?
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-06-2009, 06:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,228
Posted By sfv_rider
Sold?

Sold?
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-06-2009, 06:16 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,966
Posted By sfv_rider
Pics, please? Thank.

Pics, please?

Thank.
Forum: Interior 01-27-2009, 06:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 760
Posted By sfv_rider
Is it P/N 51337020659? I need one for my '04...

Is it P/N 51337020659? I need one for my '04 ZHP, front drivers' door.

If so, I'll take it.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-26-2008, 03:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 304
Posted By sfv_rider
It's R-134 in the US, but I don't know if this is...

It's R-134 in the US, but I don't know if this is a "global" standard or not.

There should be a label affixed in the engine compartment with the charge gas type and quantity.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-21-2008, 06:53 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,380
Posted By sfv_rider
As a former Big-O employee, I'd like to point out...

As a former Big-O employee, I'd like to point out that the stores are typically owned by local individuals and not corporate owned.

I'm in full support of not patronizing the particular Big-O that...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-12-2008, 11:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 370
Posted By sfv_rider
Actually, I doubt they'll fall over themselves...

Actually, I doubt they'll fall over themselves offering to cover it under warranty.

When I get a reasonable expalination of why BMW considers the rear window breaking to be either a "wear item"...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-12-2008, 09:38 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,529
Posted By sfv_rider
IMO, the best part of the ZHP is the high-ratio...

IMO, the best part of the ZHP is the high-ratio steering rack. Swapping that out would be a *****.

What's the residual (if it's a lease), or the expected trade-in value?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-12-2008, 09:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 370
Posted By sfv_rider
Rear Window Shattered, Warranty?

I have a '04 ZHP sedan, and the rear wndow shattered when my daughter closed the right rear door. Not closing hard, mind you, there was nothing odd about it. We were going to go to a concert, and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-27-2008, 10:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 496
Posted By sfv_rider
Go by an appliance store, and cut a section from...

Go by an appliance store, and cut a section from a refrigerator box, 3' wide by 6' long. Place the cardboard beneath the car, index a point on the cardboard to a position on the front bumper and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-20-2008, 10:14 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 13,368
Posted By sfv_rider
My only concern running it for a brief period...

My only concern running it for a brief period would be compatibility with the seals.

I'd change it immediately, though.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-20-2008, 10:09 PM
Replies: 1,126
Views: 194,635
Posted By sfv_rider
2004 330i Sedan, 6 speed Imola red / natural...

2004 330i Sedan, 6 speed
Imola red / natural leather
19K
Stock
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-13-2008, 11:00 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,576
Posted By sfv_rider
This is not the majority opinion, but if your...

This is not the majority opinion, but if your wife / girlfriend wants to drive your car, you should let her.

It's just a car (a nice one, though), and my wife enjoys drivong ours as much as I do....
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-13-2008, 10:56 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,984
Posted By sfv_rider
Shell unleaded premium, or what passes for...

Shell unleaded premium, or what passes for "premium" in California.

IIRC, ours is rated at 91 octane, and Shell ir s "top tier" refiner.

It costs a bit more than premium from other retailers,...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 01-21-2008, 11:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 460
Posted By sfv_rider
Still available? What condition and finish...

Still available? What condition and finish (black or matte silver)?
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-08-2008, 09:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 427
Posted By sfv_rider
Increasing the front sway bar diameter will...

Increasing the front sway bar diameter will increase understeer.

The "stiffness" of the bar (it's a torsion spring) increases with the square of the diameter. If the M3 one is 24mm and the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-08-2008, 09:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 765
Posted By sfv_rider
I'm in the San Fernando valley, off the 405 at...

I'm in the San Fernando valley, off the 405 at Nordhoff.

We can swap; I'll drive yours, and you can give mine a whirl.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-23-2007, 01:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 462
Posted By sfv_rider
I think both can illuminate if one of the tires...

I think both can illuminate if one of the tires is a different diameter than the other three.

Start by checking pressures, and tire condition.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2007, 10:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 435
Posted By sfv_rider
Can you see it from the exterior of the engine? ...

Can you see it from the exterior of the engine? Have you tried a magnetic pick-up tool to retrieve it?

If it's in a location where it can get into the interior of the engine, that nut can cost...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 10-04-2007, 08:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 774
Posted By sfv_rider
But $70 for local pickup? Who needs packaged...

But $70 for local pickup? Who needs packaged tires on a "will call" deal?

Having said all that, I may still bid. Any patches?
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 08-18-2007, 10:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 563
Posted By sfv_rider
PLease check e-mail.

PLease check e-mail.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-18-2007, 10:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 422
Posted By sfv_rider
Check PM, please. I'm interested.

Check PM, please. I'm interested.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-17-2007, 10:07 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,535
Posted By sfv_rider
+1 for driving school.

+1 for driving school.
Forum: The Showroom 08-11-2007, 09:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 539
Posted By sfv_rider
How much return postage, and what envelope size...

How much return postage, and what envelope size is needed?
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