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Forum: General E46 Forum 03-15-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,151
Posted By DiceyOne
^ I would say that you are looking at losing...

^
I would say that you are looking at losing approx 27% of structural rigidity by cutting the rear bulkhead.

BMW E46 Sedan (w/o folding seats) 18,000 Nm/deg
BMW E46 Sedan (w/folding seats)...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-15-2015, 08:05 AM
Replies: 32,981
Views: 2,594,738
Posted By DiceyOne
^ 1.4" is if you are coming from standard...

^
1.4" is if you are coming from standard suspension. If you are coming from a sport suspension already then you dropped 0.25" with the Eibach pro kit springs. So you dropped one quarter of an inch...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-15-2015, 06:30 PM
Replies: 32,981
Views: 2,594,738
Posted By DiceyOne
I have a KT20231 if you would require it. ...

I have a KT20231 if you would require it.

but as I read it again it looks like you were talking about needing a KT20297.
Forum: General BMW E36 Forum 02-01-2015, 03:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 783
Posted By DiceyOne
E36 nonsense seriously? I vote that we rename...

E36 nonsense seriously? I vote that we rename this website.

Something to do less with purists and enthusiasts and more to do with clueless newbs and those suckers with nothing better to do with...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-01-2015, 09:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 321
Posted By DiceyOne
My 99 has it. I also believe that a hot...

My 99 has it.

I also believe that a hot running alternator could be prone to earlier failure.
That said because mine had failed and I noticed that the air duct had been accumulating twigs,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-25-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 395
Posted By DiceyOne
Keep in mind that some brands of sport...

Keep in mind that some brands of sport struts/shocks come with bump stops built in.
Forum: Parting Out 01-21-2015, 06:35 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,706
Posted By DiceyOne
I am interested in your trunk tool kit (mainly...

I am interested in your trunk tool kit (mainly the towing eye), center vents, shift knob, gauge cluster screws. Shipping just a few towns over to 17019. PM me.

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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-19-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 32,981
Views: 2,594,738
Posted By DiceyOne
^ I would think because you would have to...

^

I would think because you would have to do the epoxy first, let it cure and then apply a large amount of heat during the welding procedure that would most likely destroying the newly...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-19-2015, 07:46 AM
Replies: 32,981
Views: 2,594,738
Posted By DiceyOne
Epoxy is not merely strong super glue, it has...

Epoxy is not merely strong super glue, it has some amazing properties and there is such a wide variety that have very different application uses.
Epoxy should be given far more credit than it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-15-2015, 08:24 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,101
Posted By DiceyOne
I have reached out to them (AutohausAZ) via email...

I have reached out to them (AutohausAZ) via email and they have been very good to reply in a timely manner and easy to work with if that is an option for you OP.
Have had many happy transactions...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2015, 08:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 559
Posted By DiceyOne
Great video, Solidjake. You mentioned the...

Great video, Solidjake.

You mentioned the mushroom effect, are you using this method of attaching a strut bar to alleviate the stress to prevent further distortion? Would you also be able to use a...
Forum: Parting Out 01-03-2015, 02:47 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,498
Posted By DiceyOne
I tried to send a PM but your box is full. I...

I tried to send a PM but your box is full.

I am interested in your bumpers and side skirts. Mainly the front though.

Send me a PM with a price and location if you don't mind.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,481
Posted By DiceyOne
^ I believe it's called enhanced gear selection....

^ I believe it's called enhanced gear selection. Not torture.
Forum: Parting Out 12-25-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 987
Posted By DiceyOne
I am interested in the center dash vent, and...

I am interested in the center dash vent, and battery tray cover if they are in fine condition. Shipping to PA 17019. PM me a price.

Also can you tell me about your front seats and the condition? ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-25-2014, 09:07 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,336
Posted By DiceyOne
six gal of coolant, five coated wheels, four jack...

six gal of coolant, five coated wheels, four jack stands, three.. , two chock blocks, and a low profile floor jack. :thanks:
...
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-20-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 165
Posted By DiceyOne
Welcome. Glad to have you on the site, Joel. ...

Welcome. Glad to have you on the site, Joel.

I'm sure that you will be able to find a solution from the knowledgeable members here. Try the advanced search function.

If you ever require any...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-16-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 393
Posted By DiceyOne
Where is the best place to get one? Khoalty? ...

Where is the best place to get one? Khoalty?
Are there any that are non-carbon fiber that are less expensive for those who don't care so much about saving lbs?

Do they fit coupe and sedan alike?
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-13-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 1,234
Views: 118,508
Posted By DiceyOne
When you thought about wrapping the holiday gifts...

When you thought about wrapping the holiday gifts you picked up for your E46. :D
...
Forum: Test Board 12-13-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,218
Posted By DiceyOne
https://dl-web.dropbox.com/get/bmw/Photos/IMG_0003...

https://dl-web.dropbox.com/get/bmw/Photos/IMG_0003.JPG?_subject_uid=233054173&w=AACx2Wld0UhCqcxFPsvx39m0RDMskIahBWa5x2ctPz3prQ
Forum: Test Board 12-13-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,218
Posted By DiceyOne
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Forum: General E46 Forum 12-05-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,567
Posted By DiceyOne
And kudos for the irrelevant "My dad is bigger"...

And kudos for the irrelevant "My dad is bigger" comment. That sure put me in my place.

I hope I don't rust my worthless Koch tools by crying on them seeing how they were a dumb investment....
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-05-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,567
Posted By DiceyOne
The OP admitted that this is the cheap and lazy...

The OP admitted that this is the cheap and lazy way to do it... what is there to argue about? :facepalm:
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-05-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,567
Posted By DiceyOne
Welcome, new member. That phrase you just used,...

Welcome, new member.
That phrase you just used, I do not think it means what you think it means.

Imagine how awesome and smart it would be to replace ALL of the bushings on an E46 like this......
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-04-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 454
Posted By DiceyOne
Not saying that it isn't possible but... Has...

Not saying that it isn't possible but... Has anyone ever seen this method be successful first hand??? What is the success rate? What vehicle did you see it work on?

I have seen starters on many...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-04-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,131
Posted By DiceyOne
The first mechanic charged the OP 3 times to take...

The first mechanic charged the OP 3 times to take the belts off and on in the course of the "repair." Too funny esp when you think about how much the tools to do that would cost.

So CollegeE46,...
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