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Forum: Wheels and Tires 11-09-2013, 04:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 500
Posted By Jrob1
Just out of curiosity, why are you getting rid of...

Just out of curiosity, why are you getting rid of these? How is the quality? I'm considering getting a set in black.
Forum: Suspension and Braking 03-03-2013, 01:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 855
Posted By Jrob1
Why are you getting rid of them?

Why are you getting rid of them?
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2012, 03:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,208
Posted By Jrob1
I'll have to try the Castrol next oil change....

I'll have to try the Castrol next oil change. Been running Mobile 1 for 5 years and it's been good to me but over the last year or so I've noticed that I burn through a quart every 1,000 miles or so....
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-01-2012, 08:52 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,195
Posted By Jrob1
I've gone through 2 batteries in less than 4...

I've gone through 2 batteries in less than 4 years, both Duralast 49-DL so I'm just looking at alternatives. On some cars AGM batteries can prematurely wear out if the system is not programmed to...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 11-30-2012, 09:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,556
Posted By Jrob1
It all depends on the offset of your current...

It all depends on the offset of your current wheels. It should be stamped somewhere on the inside of the wheel itself. Do a search or Google to get a little more informed so you know the right...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-27-2012, 07:10 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,195
Posted By Jrob1
Going to revive this thread from the...

Going to revive this thread from the grave...currently looking to replace my battery, it will be the second time I've had to replace a Duralast 49-DL in the last 4 years (they always seem to die...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-18-2012, 04:42 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,568
Posted By Jrob1
Swaybars are the best bang for your buck in the...

Swaybars are the best bang for your buck in the handling department hands down. I've had UUC ones on my car for over 3 years with the stock suspension and it made a dramatic difference. The car...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-12-2012, 03:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,209
Posted By Jrob1
What on earth made you decide to do something...

What on earth made you decide to do something like that? Now you also run the risk of bits of that crap breaking off and getting sucked into the cylinders. Have fun with that one.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-09-2012, 10:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,002
Posted By Jrob1
I didn't see any play in the bushings themselves,...

I didn't see any play in the bushings themselves, could possibly be the balljoints. I'm planning on doing a full suspension overhaul soon anyway so I guess if that doesn't solve the problem then I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-09-2012, 10:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,002
Posted By Jrob1
Any luck fixing this? I have the same issue with...

Any luck fixing this? I have the same issue with my car and also doubt it is control arm bushings as I have Powerflex too. Hoping it isn't the rack...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-09-2012, 09:44 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,494
Posted By Jrob1
Bump for any updates. I have this problem as well...

Bump for any updates. I have this problem as well on my car and glad to see others are so I know I'm not going crazy. I already replaced my tie rods and I have had Powerflex FCAB for years so I know...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2012, 07:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,188
Posted By Jrob1
Getting these myself soon and doing a full...

Getting these myself soon and doing a full suspension overhaul along with it.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-29-2012, 10:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,884
Posted By Jrob1
If you change the fluid, use either RedLine D4...

If you change the fluid, use either RedLine D4 ATF or RedLine MTL. The D4 is slightly thinner so will allow for easier shifts in cold climates but otherwise I would stick with the MTL.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-29-2012, 06:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,197
Posted By Jrob1
I used that matte black trim paint from Autozone....

I used that matte black trim paint from Autozone. Worked fine and looks great!
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-29-2012, 05:58 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 41,857
Posted By Jrob1
Holy thread revival Batman!

Holy thread revival Batman!
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-28-2012, 07:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,546
Posted By Jrob1
Agreed. I mod more for the sake of modding rather...

Agreed. I mod more for the sake of modding rather than to try to make my car a 1/4 mile rocket. If I wanted something that was fast off the line I would have just bought a Mustang like everyone else...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-28-2012, 07:38 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,159
Posted By Jrob1
Yikes! :tsk:

Yikes! :tsk:
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-28-2012, 07:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,868
Posted By Jrob1
+1 on hood sensor issue. And +1 on pressing the...

+1 on hood sensor issue. And +1 on pressing the lock button twice to deactivate the alarm and still lock the doors.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-28-2012, 07:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,884
Posted By Jrob1
If you want to completely eliminate your shifter...

If you want to completely eliminate your shifter play then install a double shear selector rod (DSSR) by UUC motorwerks. I installed mine at the same time I put in their short shift kit and I can...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-28-2012, 11:11 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,159
Posted By Jrob1
Wow this is getting about as heated as some of...

Wow this is getting about as heated as some of the "which oil should I use" threads. Point is, as long as you are smart enough to do some preventative maintenance and replace it with quality parts...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-26-2012, 01:32 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,554
Posted By Jrob1
I believe Koni still has their 20% off sale...

I believe Koni still has their 20% off sale through the end of the month. Koni FSD's are quite good from everything I've seen. Was going to order a set myself with the Eibach springs but the wife put...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-26-2012, 01:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 587
Posted By Jrob1
Did you apply anti squeal when replacing your...

Did you apply anti squeal when replacing your pads? Have you properly bedded in your new pads?
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-26-2012, 01:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,546
Posted By Jrob1
Aside from forced induction, there aren't any...

Aside from forced induction, there aren't any mods that will make your car significantly faster. Anyone who tells you otherwise is wrong and has no first hand experience. Look at my sig if you don't...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-25-2012, 03:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 503
Posted By Jrob1
Had the same issue on my car. Replaced the tie...

Had the same issue on my car. Replaced the tie rods myself and got an alignment. Problem solved.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-25-2012, 12:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 475
Posted By Jrob1
Not sure what bumpers you are looking at, there...

Not sure what bumpers you are looking at, there are plenty of aftermarket ones that should work. An MTechII style bumper will look different than what you have but I think it looks better. Khoalty...
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