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Forum: Suspension & Braking 03-06-2012, 06:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 393
Posted By OldChevelle
How's the caster? Too little and the steering...

How's the caster? Too little and the steering will exhibit weak return to center, which could make it feel loose. Worn bushings in the rear suspension could also be felt, kind of like a rear-steer...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-02-2012, 02:30 PM
Replies: 250
Views: 124,484
Posted By OldChevelle
Awesome write-up, been putting off replacing mine...

Awesome write-up, been putting off replacing mine for waaaaaaaay too long...
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Forum: Suspension & Braking 03-02-2012, 02:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,383
Posted By OldChevelle
Also a great article (from the sticky at the top...

Also a great article (from the sticky at the top of this section): http://www.essexparts.com/learning-center/choose-brake-pads
Forum: Suspension & Braking 03-02-2012, 02:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,383
Posted By OldChevelle
I've had good luck with PFC pads, and have no...

I've had good luck with PFC pads, and have no love for OE pads on any car. OE works fine for most everyone of course, but are usually at the bottom of the heap performance-wise. (For the record I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-02-2012, 01:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,552
Posted By OldChevelle
Pull up along a concrete wall at low speed (so...

Pull up along a concrete wall at low speed (so the sound bounces back through your open windows) and see if hitting the gas or the brakes causes any noise, then try some speed bumps (behind a mall or...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-12-2010, 04:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,158
Posted By OldChevelle
Not sure about the "proper" way to protect modern...

Not sure about the "proper" way to protect modern electronics during welding, I used to disconnect the battery on my off-road truck but after a while I stopped bothering to disconnect anything. But...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-12-2010, 11:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,074
Posted By OldChevelle
I went with 40% on the front side windows, 5% on...

I went with 40% on the front side windows, 5% on the rear side windows, and 20% on the back window (so I can see to back up at night). I think the difference between the 40% and the 5% on the sides...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-12-2010, 11:49 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 14,645
Posted By OldChevelle
How is the rattle-can paint holding up to rock...

How is the rattle-can paint holding up to rock chips and sandblasting on the freeway?
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-12-2010, 11:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,158
Posted By OldChevelle
There's no easy way to fix that, especially if...

There's no easy way to fix that, especially if the bolt stud is ground flush with the flange and there's part of a hardened easy-out already in the center of the stud.

Here's what I'd try: hold a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-12-2010, 10:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 14,537
Posted By OldChevelle
It's not free, but I've been using...

It's not free, but I've been using http://www.autotap.com/ for years and have been pleased with it.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-12-2010, 10:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,035
Posted By OldChevelle
That's funny, for the cars in my family I usually...

That's funny, for the cars in my family I usually have to re-wire the cigarette lighter so it stays hot when the car is off, for some reason everybody wants it to stay on.
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