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Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-28-2011, 03:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,326
Posted By saloonracer
if its coming from the center of the...

if its coming from the center of the motor....valve adjustment. and at 124k you bet its due for it.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-27-2011, 09:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,326
Posted By saloonracer
btw....take a long screw driver...stick it...

btw....take a long screw driver...stick it between different parts of the engine and your ear - to locate where the noise is coming from. Use it as a stethoscope. Youll hear it very very loud and...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-27-2011, 09:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,326
Posted By saloonracer
Could be fuel injector gone bad. The car has...

Could be fuel injector gone bad. The car has pretty loud injectors as it is and that frequency i pretty fast. how many miles on the m3?
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-10-2011, 09:09 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,283
Posted By saloonracer
Intake and throttle body cleaning

So I took the intake manifold off yesterday to clean out the IACV and the TB's as well as check for any oil leaks and such. The hardest part to all of this was the last two clamps...what a...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-10-2011, 08:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,910
Posted By saloonracer
Same here. 95k miles on original rotors - no...

Same here. 95k miles on original rotors - no squeek no humming unless im braking hard, then I get a humm/woosh sound.

They are probably right to look at the dust shield. could be that simple.
...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-31-2011, 02:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,511
Posted By saloonracer
Also, try to switch gas stations. ...simpler yet.

Also, try to switch gas stations. ...simpler yet.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-31-2011, 01:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,511
Posted By saloonracer
Start with the simple things first. Try the...

Start with the simple things first.
Try the same thing with the AC on and off..any difference?
Check the air filter for damage/debris.
Check for any leaks/tears in the intake system. U have...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-26-2011, 11:34 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,911
Posted By saloonracer
pesky speed limits

2006 M3 at 95000 so far, no issues at all.

I have also talked to some shops and the cases are rare. 99% of the time the issue was related to poor maintenance or the car being abused.

Nice to...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-18-2011, 09:52 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,330
Posted By saloonracer
06 ZCP with 94400 Miles. with clutch...

06 ZCP with 94400 Miles. with clutch pedal...original clutch last a long time.

Highest milage 06? I wonder?

oo wait...thsi is a low milage thread...for those who dont drive it. mmmkay
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-17-2011, 11:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 603
Posted By saloonracer
Hey Welcome

Congrats on the new car. I have a 06 ZCP M3 and love it. Most important thing is to keep up with regular maintenance. Dont skip anything or be cheap on anything. Buy the right parts even if they cost...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-16-2011, 09:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 843
Posted By saloonracer
Thats not high at all. The only thing affecting...

Thats not high at all. The only thing affecting the cars value at this point would be the age of the car. If you take care of it and it shows, youll just need the right buyer. A dealer wont give you...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-27-2011, 07:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,553
Posted By saloonracer
M3

here is some advice. Get good high res detailed pictures of the car. I assume you dont live in FL. Then if that passes your inspection. Fly down to where the car is. Where in FL btw? Take it for a...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-21-2011, 03:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,638
Posted By saloonracer
Fine... Ill be that guy. Whats a dickfer?...

Fine... Ill be that guy.

Whats a dickfer? :lmao:
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-21-2011, 09:52 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,638
Posted By saloonracer
Nothing. Its fine that way.

Nothing. Its fine that way.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-20-2011, 08:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,276
Posted By saloonracer
That sounds great! Big difference with the header...

That sounds great! Big difference with the header I think. Would love to hear it with some resonators installed.

Great job
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-19-2011, 04:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,441
Posted By saloonracer
That is correct. Out of the box the 335i is ever...

That is correct. Out of the box the 335i is ever so slighly faster, if not dead even with the M. But then again...The M3 isnt really meant to go fast in a straight line. Thats more the 335i job.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-19-2011, 04:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,441
Posted By saloonracer
That is not the case. It does feel heavy and...

That is not the case.
It does feel heavy and numb compared to the E46 M3. I can say this in my opinion becuase I had the exact car the OP is looking at before I bought a higher mileage M3. Drove...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-19-2011, 11:01 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,441
Posted By saloonracer
Imo

From someone that just came out of a 335, 2007 Sport package car...Im going to have to remind you that the 335i is on no way an M car. I know it sounds snobby but there is a big difference....
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-01-2011, 08:01 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,709
Posted By saloonracer
Have the center powder coated a dark gray or...

Have the center powder coated a dark gray or black. The car is silver...the trim over the windows are black....make the car flow better with the centers of the wheels darkened. Instead of buying new...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-01-2011, 07:56 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,387
Posted By saloonracer
Id buy one for 10K without an engine!!! Damn....

Id buy one for 10K without an engine!!! Damn. GOod deal. Enjoy her and take care of her.:clap:
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-30-2011, 06:49 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,449
Posted By saloonracer
Audi BMW

Wow. Maybe im missing something but the Audi A4 does not have Vanos issues or rear subframe issues....those two issues alone are worth a new car in costs to repair.

Audi is an expensive car to...
Forum: Southeast 06-28-2011, 12:35 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 18,236
Posted By saloonracer
Talk about reviving the dead!

Yup.. new on here. North Jax - St.Johns area. Youll see a Mystic Blue 06 ZCP M3 rolling around on the weekends....Thats me. :shhh:

Good to see there s few e46's around.

Cheers
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-23-2011, 02:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 608
Posted By saloonracer
If its a small surge on startup that goes away in...

If its a small surge on startup that goes away in a min.. Normal.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-17-2011, 11:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 608
Posted By saloonracer
Dc

try it without the AC off.
Forum: General Off-Topic 06-09-2011, 02:33 PM
Replies: 9,143
Views: 845,081
Posted By saloonracer
Oh noes. Hahah find one. Buy it!! U will not...

Oh noes. Hahah find one. Buy it!! U will not regret it. In the mean time ;)

http://tapatalk.com/mu/c6e4e220-1f93-3cdf.jpg

http://tapatalk.com/mu/c6e4e220-1fda-2193.jpg
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