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Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-07-2011, 01:09 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,727
Posted By jwangfla
Checking out their website it seems that K-Sport...

Checking out their website it seems that K-Sport is a subsidiary of Auto Line Industries which is a privately held company with $2.2M revenue and 5 employees in 2009 and primarily a "distributor" and...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-27-2011, 08:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,360
Posted By jwangfla
Keep it. The M3 doesn't need to necessarily...

Keep it. The M3 doesn't need to necessarily hibernate all winter. The cold won't beat up the car, just make sure everything is up to operating temp before heading out. Avoid driving in the snow...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-23-2011, 02:28 PM
Replies: 11
K&n
Views: 1,898
Posted By jwangfla
Here's the write up on MAF retrofit from another...

Here's the write up on MAF retrofit from another forum. It's about 2/3 down the page.

http://m3forum.net/m3forum/showthread.php?t=167570
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-22-2011, 02:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,112
Posted By jwangfla
Nice. Is the color steel grey? Love it and hard...

Nice. Is the color steel grey? Love it and hard to find.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-19-2011, 10:01 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,054
Posted By jwangfla
Being that you've posted on the M3 forum everyone...

Being that you've posted on the M3 forum everyone will recommend their E46 M3. Looking at your choice of cars I see a wide variation between foreign and domestic, I6 to V8, N/A vs. Force Induction,...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-14-2011, 02:58 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,139
Posted By jwangfla
My collection of header threads...........though...

My collection of header threads...........though from different forum but nevertheless very informative. Dyno runs included.

http://m3forum.net/m3forum/showthread.php?t=366355
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Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-14-2011, 08:20 AM
Replies: 11
K&n
Views: 1,898
Posted By jwangfla
My K&N 57 intake did not come with a MAF screen...

My K&N 57 intake did not come with a MAF screen or provide a way to retrofit the old screen without some trimming. The screen is necessary to generate turbulent flow upstream to allow the sensor to...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-13-2011, 10:22 AM
Replies: 11
K&n
Views: 1,898
Posted By jwangfla
Prob just heavier on the pedal with the new CAI. ...

Prob just heavier on the pedal with the new CAI. Also adaptation will take a 80-100 mi before fuel trim stabilizes. You may want to retrofit the MAF screen on the K&N to avoid stalling issues.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-07-2011, 04:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,822
Posted By jwangfla
Congrats and ironically I was also x-shopping the...

Congrats and ironically I was also x-shopping the Cayman S with the E46 M3. Usability was also a deciding factor for me but I fell in love after seeing the S54 motor. I know it sounds silly but I...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-25-2011, 10:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,210
Posted By jwangfla
It's pretty straight forward. All you need is a...

It's pretty straight forward. All you need is a floor jack, jack stands, socket set, brake fluid, bleeder, a buddy/spouse/g'friend to pump the brakes, some free time and most...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-09-2011, 07:59 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,494
Posted By jwangfla
If you're down in Miami check out the site...

If you're down in Miami check out the site www.trackweekend.com. The site was started by Carlos who is also S. Florida resident and member on this this forum as SpeedyUMC. The site aggregates most...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-08-2011, 02:29 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,494
Posted By jwangfla
+1 on all the comments. Mod the driver first.

+1 on all the comments. Mod the driver first.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-11-2011, 07:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,650
Posted By jwangfla
Keep it. The deeper growl especially at WOT is...

Keep it. The deeper growl especially at WOT is worth it. Just purchased mine after doing much research. At the end of the day any open element CAI will intuitively ingest some hot air especially...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-10-2011, 01:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 933
Posted By jwangfla
From what I can tell it seems like you had the...

From what I can tell it seems like you had the Rotera brake kit. What was your impression and how did they compare over stock? Price wise they are by far the least expensive of the big brake kits.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-26-2011, 07:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 996
Posted By jwangfla
Try leatherique. They have a repair/redye kit...

Try leatherique. They have a repair/redye kit which I've used with decent results. But if it's just your armrest it may be easier just to replace it.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-30-2011, 03:49 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 10,556
Posted By jwangfla
Well I guess you can't blame the guy for trying...

Well I guess you can't blame the guy for trying to make a buck. I mean there's entire industries built off charging people for things that are technically "free"

- house cleaning
- dog walking...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-30-2011, 12:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,176
Posted By jwangfla
+1. If your intention is to keep it a road car...

+1. If your intention is to keep it a road car and "not looking to do anything serious" I'd save a couple thousand and go with springs and shocks. The advantages of ride height/corner balancing and...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-29-2011, 10:26 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 10,556
Posted By jwangfla
Just upgraded this morning based on jinhao's...

Just upgraded this morning based on jinhao's directions. Works perfectly, no issues and thanks for posting the directions.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-26-2011, 10:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,336
Posted By jwangfla
What is the recommended service interval for...

What is the recommended service interval for valve adjustment?
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-26-2011, 10:45 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 10,556
Posted By jwangfla
Please do share where and how you upgraded the...

Please do share where and how you upgraded the Nav OS. Coincidentally I submitted a new post yesterday asking the same question title "Stupid Nav Only Shows Country Club".
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-25-2011, 02:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,053
Posted By jwangfla
ZHP Illuminated Shift Knob

I would like to change out my ratty shift knob to the ZHP due to it shorter size however I don't want to lose the illuminated shift pattern. Is the ZHP shifter knob plug and play with our iluminated...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-25-2011, 01:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 343
Posted By jwangfla
Stupid Navigation Only Show Country Clubs

I've posted this in the audio forum but got no response so here goes. Just purchased a 2006 M3 Coupe back in Jan. The factory navi is out of date and for whatever reason list points of interest for...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-23-2011, 11:14 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,991
Posted By jwangfla
Complete and utter waste of money. The dealer...

Complete and utter waste of money. The dealer quoted me $2800 for Inspect 2 and I had them send over the inspection check list. I'd say there is probably only $200 worth of actual "value added"...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-21-2011, 01:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 389
Posted By jwangfla
Useless Navigation POI Setting

I recently purchased a 2006 M3 with what I would believe is the OEM MK IV navigation software. Whenever I zoom out on the map view the only POI displayed are useless Country Clubs. It doesn't...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 03-16-2011, 08:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,514
Posted By jwangfla
Don't think front sway will make that much of a...

Don't think front sway will make that much of a difference. Increasing the front roll stiffness relative to the rear will increase understeer which seems counterproductive.
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