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Forum: General Off-Topic Yesterday, 08:25 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,441
Posted By WDE46
I'm down to race with some people who are...

I'm down to race with some people who are lighthearted yet will actually race in a semi-serious manner (no ****ing about and ramming, etc).
Forum: Wheels and Tires Yesterday, 01:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 337
Posted By WDE46
I actually found some 197s and I'm getting tires...

I actually found some 197s and I'm getting tires for them Saturday! Maybe one day I'll be able to get some 703s.
Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 01:26 PM
Replies: 34,949
Views: 2,899,250
Posted By WDE46
If it's really a good while, put some rags in the...

If it's really a good while, put some rags in the tail pipes. You can put it on jackstands so the tires don't flatspot. Then you can hook it up to a battery tender so the battery doesn't die. Also...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-02-2015, 06:11 PM
Replies: 34,949
Views: 2,899,250
Posted By WDE46
Well it won't get nicks out. Neither will a glass...

Well it won't get nicks out. Neither will a glass polishing kit. Anything that you can catch a fingernail on generally cannot be fixed by polishing. That is a general rule for paint which is easier...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-02-2015, 03:38 PM
Replies: 34,949
Views: 2,899,250
Posted By WDE46
Have you tried 0000 Steel Wool and Stoner's...

Have you tried 0000 Steel Wool and Stoner's Invisible Glass first? If that doesn't work, then you'll have to use a glass polishing kit and a machine polisher. Scratching glass is hard so unless your...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-02-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 10,652
Posted By WDE46
That's an item that is more in line with what...

That's an item that is more in line with what German Auto Solutions does. They're the people who introduced the DISA valve kit.
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-02-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,314
Posted By WDE46
This document is pretty cool...

This document is pretty cool...
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-02-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,314
Posted By WDE46
That's a good diagram. SeanC and I had mentioned...

That's a good diagram. SeanC and I had mentioned tire deformation previously.
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-02-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,314
Posted By WDE46
He's an academic, what do you expect.

He's an academic, what do you expect.
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-02-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,314
Posted By WDE46
Your load force (normal) is increased on the...

Your load force (normal) is increased on the outside wheel and decreased on the inside wheel during a turn.

You have lots of forces that resist a car's forward motion. You have the tire...
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-02-2015, 10:15 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,314
Posted By WDE46
To all you science geeks/physicists out there...

You guys are over simplifying tire dynamics. Static and kinetic friction are not really relevant to them or I should say they're just a gross oversimplification to the point of inhibiting your...
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-02-2015, 09:03 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 8,863
Posted By WDE46
That is simply delusional. They aren't making any...

That is simply delusional. They aren't making any profit. They have their next car for launch scheduled 2 years from now. Their third is going to be 2018 or 2019. They've never made an actually...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-01-2015, 08:46 PM
Replies: 34,949
Views: 2,899,250
Posted By WDE46
I would also hold them to a higher standard than...

I would also hold them to a higher standard than the AZ guy.
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-01-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,314
Posted By WDE46
Theoretical situations help you to grasp...

Theoretical situations help you to grasp fundamentals.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-01-2015, 07:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 693
Posted By WDE46
Honestly an E90 328 is probably your best bet....

Honestly an E90 328 is probably your best bet. Not quite as old as the E46. It's safer. A bit roomier for friends in the car. It's reliable as well. I really couldn't find any regular issues with...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-01-2015, 07:07 PM
Replies: 34,949
Views: 2,899,250
Posted By WDE46
Idk just something about griping about a guy...

Idk just something about griping about a guy making a small error like that really irritates me. Any time someone makes a mistake at their service job the customer just thinks it means they're...
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-01-2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,314
Posted By WDE46
That's why my reply was shorter than any of the...

That's why my reply was shorter than any of the others.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-01-2015, 06:50 PM
Replies: 34,949
Views: 2,899,250
Posted By WDE46
The parts guy obviously made a mistake. But you...

The parts guy obviously made a mistake. But you should go talk to his manager. See if you can get him fired because you spent $9 too much.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-01-2015, 06:49 PM
Replies: 34,949
Views: 2,899,250
Posted By WDE46
Oh no one ****ing quart off! Holy **** he might...

Oh no one ****ing quart off! Holy **** he might die!

I hope next time you make an honest error at work that someone makes posts on a forum about you and they all talk about how ****ing incompetent...
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-01-2015, 04:59 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,719
Posted By WDE46
PayPal buyer dispute. Basically you can get your...

PayPal buyer dispute. Basically you can get your money back with like zero proof that you got screwed.
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-01-2015, 04:28 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,719
Posted By WDE46
Never sell an item over the internet to someone...

Never sell an item over the internet to someone you can't drive to and break their face.
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-01-2015, 04:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 614
Posted By WDE46
I like how there's no mention of "White man" just...

I like how there's no mention of "White man" just "man."
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-01-2015, 04:08 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,314
Posted By WDE46
Yeah but we're talking about theoretical...

Yeah but we're talking about theoretical scenarios with OP and rolling resistance is just a small fraction of the overall motion equations for cars.
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-01-2015, 03:06 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,314
Posted By WDE46
Rofl just being inflammatory.

Rofl just being inflammatory.
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-01-2015, 03:05 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,314
Posted By WDE46
To all you science geeks/physicists out there...

Sam you are thinking of moving a mass up or down. To move a mass laterally, perpendicular to the force of gravity, requires no extra energy in higher gravity if you were on a frictionless surface....
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