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Forum: The Showroom 05-28-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,275
Posted By alhayek
We might be in touch. I'm waiting on an EB M3 ,...

We might be in touch. I'm waiting on an EB M3 , but I'm about ready to give up just get any blue car and paint it EB already.
Forum: The Showroom 05-27-2015, 08:59 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,275
Posted By alhayek
Cool ! How many coats / Clear coats did you do by...

Cool ! How many coats / Clear coats did you do by the way ? I see you just painted over the old paint (unless I missed the sanding portion) , is that normally ok ?

I'm looking into a similar...
Forum: The Showroom 05-27-2015, 01:43 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,275
Posted By alhayek
Beautiful, how much did the repaint cost you?

Beautiful, how much did the repaint cost you?
Forum: Complete Cars 05-07-2015, 02:44 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 253
Posted By alhayek
WTB E46 M3 Estoril Blue

I'm looking for my first M, after debating M5 vs M3, e92 vs e46, i decided on an e46 M3. Looking for an estoril blue (original paint) M3 Coupe. Don't mind an SMG, ill swap it myself. Car must have...
Forum: Complete Cars 05-04-2015, 01:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 922
Posted By alhayek
enjoy ! :...

enjoy ! : http://washingtondc.craigslist.org/nva/sop/5008901532.html

all you need to do is swap the transmission. I know a few people who did it, cost them 1K for OEM parts and the looks and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-16-2015, 11:37 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,426
Posted By alhayek
He isnt a friend. But yea, what a shame.

He isnt a friend. But yea, what a shame.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-16-2015, 08:44 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,426
Posted By alhayek
You think that's funny ? get this : I shared the...

You think that's funny ? get this : I shared the vehicle information with another e46fanatics member, since he was looking for an estoril, and I told him what the PPI unveiled . Turns out, he lives...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-16-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,426
Posted By alhayek
Yes it was :)

Yes it was :)
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-16-2015, 06:11 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,426
Posted By alhayek
Oh Jeez ! I just purchase the carfax out of...

Oh Jeez ! I just purchase the carfax out of curiosity. The car has a rebuilt title AND was in 2 accidents.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-16-2015, 05:57 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,426
Posted By alhayek
Good point(s)

Good point(s)
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-16-2015, 05:52 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,426
Posted By alhayek
This is what the PPI said needed to be done : ...

This is what the PPI said needed to be done :

Oil Pan Gasket : $641
Tie Rod: $545
Rear and front wheel bearing : $230
Brake Change and Flush : $800
Drive Belts : $170
Differential...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-16-2015, 04:46 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,426
Posted By alhayek
I actually am like that as well. Don't really...

I actually am like that as well. Don't really tasteless mods, or those done to the power-train. I was willing to give this one a shot because I really like the color. But oh well, maybe the PPI saved...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-16-2015, 04:42 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,426
Posted By alhayek
Isn't it rude to ask how much people make :) ......

Isn't it rude to ask how much people make :) ... anyway, the car needs nearly $4500 in repairs. I made an offer $1050 , showed him the PPI report, and the estimates from the indy shop, he said no.
...
Forum: Complete Cars 04-16-2015, 11:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 922
Posted By alhayek
I know of one for sale. Has some issues that...

I know of one for sale. Has some issues that require repairs though. Ill even send you the inspection report. PM me.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-15-2015, 02:21 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,426
Posted By alhayek
This is what I will do , I asked the shop that...

This is what I will do , I asked the shop that did the PPI to provide a quote to address all of these issues. There are two way to calculate my offering

Asking price - maintenance (roughly...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-14-2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,426
Posted By alhayek
Well , to update the status, this car really...

Well , to update the status, this car really needs some work as it turns out. tie rods, hub bearing , oil pan gasket, transmission pan gasket, the car was driven low that some under carriage dents...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-12-2015, 02:13 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,426
Posted By alhayek
Thanks for all of your feedback E46Fanatics. I...

Thanks for all of your feedback E46Fanatics. I scheduled a PPI for the vehicle, and waiting to hear from them. Hopefully it checks out and I would be posting the vehicle in my signature soon!
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-12-2015, 02:12 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,426
Posted By alhayek
Yea, did that. The price seems good by comparison...

Yea, did that. The price seems good by comparison considering the suspension and the exhaust upgrades. I did notice there are more convertibles out there than coupe's , and getting a manual coupe...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-12-2015, 02:00 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,426
Posted By alhayek
At this point I can only see service records via...

At this point I can only see service records via carfax. Shows the car was services regularly until 2007. At this point, a PPI is would make the last call. I don't have access to this vehicles since...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-11-2015, 10:07 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,426
Posted By alhayek
Are you mainly concerned that these 'upgrades'...

Are you mainly concerned that these 'upgrades' had affected the engine for instance or other aspects of the vehicle? Or is it just that you are an OEM guy (nothing wrong with that of course)
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-11-2015, 05:10 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,426
Posted By alhayek
Thanks. Ill arrange for a PPI.

Thanks. Ill arrange for a PPI.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-11-2015, 04:21 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,426
Posted By alhayek
Actually, I'm specifically interested in this...

Actually, I'm specifically interested in this vehicle because of its color. Every other maintenance or spec item is a must regardless of the color of the vehicle. But to be frank I don't want to drop...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-11-2015, 04:16 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,426
Posted By alhayek
Thanks man. sounds advice.

Thanks man. sounds advice.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-11-2015, 04:11 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,426
Posted By alhayek
My friend, my question was not a request for a...

My friend, my question was not a request for a mechanical assessment . I haven't seen the vehicle in person yet because it is in another state. I'm basing my question solely on the assumptions that I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-11-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,426
Posted By alhayek
yea I know about the subframe issue in those e46...

yea I know about the subframe issue in those e46 m3s and will definitely have the car inspected. But lets assume that checks out (not reinforced, but not damaged), what would be your your decision on...
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