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Forum: Suspension & Braking 10-03-2012, 04:15 PM
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Posted By ShaTR
Just picked up a rear spring for my 04 325xi...

Just picked up a rear spring for my 04 325xi non-sport Steptronic Harman Kardon. New spring has a single pink mark.

Part was looked up according to my VIN at the dealership. Will update this post...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-18-2012, 06:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,060
Posted By ShaTR
Well, we're talking about new springs here. I...

Well, we're talking about new springs here. I mentioned i need to replace my spring(s).

The spray is the same stuff, just goes on thinner. I would probably go with the brushed on stuff though...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-18-2012, 04:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,060
Posted By ShaTR
interesting theory. The argument would then be,...

interesting theory. The argument would then be, 'my rear bumper and lower front door, which gets hit by much more tire kickup than a spring, suffers very little damage'.

I think the coating...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-17-2012, 09:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,060
Posted By ShaTR
I know this is an old thread, but since i'm about...

I know this is an old thread, but since i'm about to replace my rear springs, i was thinking of plastidipping them. Should be able to flex easily enough, and provide at least some protection, and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-16-2012, 07:01 PM
Replies: 28,692
Views: 2,140,552
Posted By ShaTR
Beg your pardon sirs, was browsing on mobile...

Beg your pardon sirs, was browsing on mobile browser :P
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-16-2012, 05:44 PM
Replies: 28,692
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Posted By ShaTR
is that an alcohol mist kit? is your xi boosted?

is that an alcohol mist kit? is your xi boosted?
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-13-2012, 06:12 PM
Replies: 28,692
Views: 2,140,552
Posted By ShaTR
1. I routed my mic to the OEM location (where the...

1. I routed my mic to the OEM location (where the sunroof switch is). consider doin that. Can't see a mic anywhere, and works perfectly.

2. The wiring issue is probably that you hooked up...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-04-2012, 10:00 PM
Replies: 28,692
Views: 2,140,552
Posted By ShaTR
Please share.

Please share.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-04-2012, 02:37 PM
Replies: 28,692
Views: 2,140,552
Posted By ShaTR
Thanks man. Yeah, i didn't really want to go any...

Thanks man. Yeah, i didn't really want to go any wider than 15 even in the back. Little too aggressive for an automatic xi. Bordering on rice even lol.

I like mods that make non-fanatics go "it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-04-2012, 02:24 AM
Replies: 28,692
Views: 2,140,552
Posted By ShaTR
well, it is an xi, so sits pretty high as is, but...

well, it is an xi, so sits pretty high as is, but looks much better high and wide vs high and narrow. Even my old man commented on it. Pics don't do it justice though, looks much better in person....
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-03-2012, 06:54 PM
Replies: 28,692
Views: 2,140,552
Posted By ShaTR
Pics attached. Front wheel gap still looks pretty...

Pics attached. Front wheel gap still looks pretty big, but much better than stock skinny stance setup. Looks great from the front and back especially. So much more aggressive. lovin it :D
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-03-2012, 01:58 AM
Replies: 28,692
Views: 2,140,552
Posted By ShaTR
lol oh, so you're saying the button's a button?...

lol oh, so you're saying the button's a button? :rofl: just teasin ya! We all have those moments :)

fwiw, click back for auto open, click forward for auto close, and click forward again for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2012, 10:11 PM
Replies: 28,692
Views: 2,140,552
Posted By ShaTR
:confused: your sunroof is button as well??? ...

:confused: your sunroof is button as well???

Anyways, 15mm spacers installed on my stock xi suspension :D Looks pretty good IMHO. Will post pics tomorrow.
Forum: General Off-Topic 07-20-2012, 04:21 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 9,982
Posted By ShaTR
lmao

lmao
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-18-2012, 02:01 AM
Replies: 28,692
Views: 2,140,552
Posted By ShaTR
That was my point exactly. Tell me, who should i...

That was my point exactly. Tell me, who should i trust then? Why should a large company be trusted over a small company? More often than not, they buy their product from the same build house, its...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2012, 11:49 PM
Replies: 28,692
Views: 2,140,552
Posted By ShaTR
Nah, japanese only. Only driving this cuz my mom...

Nah, japanese only. Only driving this cuz my mom gave it to me. Bought her an acura, she don't need 2 cars. Gave my honda to my bro. Goin back to honda after this one, you won't have to worry bout me...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2012, 11:45 PM
Replies: 28,692
Views: 2,140,552
Posted By ShaTR
So should i send every bolt to the lab to have it...

So should i send every bolt to the lab to have it tested? If i buy a brand name bolt, does that ensure the quality is good? I doubt the guys charging 100 for a set of lugs are paying more than...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2012, 09:21 PM
Replies: 28,692
Views: 2,140,552
Posted By ShaTR
I'm sorry, but do you think that the cheaper lugs...

I'm sorry, but do you think that the cheaper lugs are made of play-doh? It's all the same crap made by a handful of companies, and marked up by a list of middle men. A piece of steel with a 17mm hex...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2012, 08:03 PM
Replies: 28,692
Views: 2,140,552
Posted By ShaTR
Got my 15mm spacers in :excited: Now gotta...

Got my 15mm spacers in :excited:

Now gotta pickup some extended bolts. DAMN expensive. Got my 28mm ones locally for a buck a piece. These ones are apparently $4 each!!!

Anyone know where to get...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-13-2012, 01:41 PM
Replies: 28,692
Views: 2,140,552
Posted By ShaTR
Actually, i like tuscan's old setup better. But...

Actually, i like tuscan's old setup better. But i'm just generally not a fan of chrome especially on small cars.


ps. no excuse for egg yolk effect? stealth amber bulbs are cheap as hell.
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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-12-2012, 10:48 PM
Replies: 28,692
Views: 2,140,552
Posted By ShaTR
oil and filter change. Also bought valve cover...

oil and filter change. Also bought valve cover gasket, that'll go on when i find some time.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-11-2012, 11:54 PM
Replies: 28,692
Views: 2,140,552
Posted By ShaTR
well, considering these are bright, cheap, and...

well, considering these are bright, cheap, and tough, get a few. you wont regret it. Got one in every glove box in all 4 cars. Best $9 ever. Just be forewarned, everyone's gonna want to mooch one off...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-11-2012, 09:11 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 24,326
Posted By ShaTR
good job on the build, too bad about the busted...

good job on the build, too bad about the busted nav.

Wish i had seen this thread before, i would have told you to test fit a mirror where you wanted your GPS. sit in the drivers seat. if you can...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-11-2012, 08:29 PM
Replies: 28,692
Views: 2,140,552
Posted By ShaTR
Consider trying a Sipik SK68 from dealextreme....

Consider trying a Sipik SK68 from dealextreme. thing is tiny, 1 AA battery, and its BRIGHT as hell. last about an hour, so keep a spare battery. built tough too, dropped mine many times, no failure...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-11-2012, 06:52 PM
Replies: 28,692
Views: 2,140,552
Posted By ShaTR
Stopping half way and creaking sounds like an...

Stopping half way and creaking sounds like an obstruction. When my regulator went, it just stopped working. Id pull off the door trim and have a look first.



On topic, ordered 15mm spacers all...
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