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Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-27-2014, 11:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 992
Posted By bartman22
I would definitely be curious to see what it...

I would definitely be curious to see what it looks like in person. Being in the collision/auto insurance industry, I see a lot of beat up salvage cars with hack job repairs around town.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-17-2013, 11:04 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,369
Posted By bartman22
Thanks for the rundown of the install. I have...

Thanks for the rundown of the install. I have been looking to ditch my current Koni yellow/HR spring combo and install some SG coil overs. Is there any noise from the camber plates (either turning or...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-17-2013, 10:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 372
Posted By bartman22
I have been wondering the same. I have AP headers...

I have been wondering the same. I have AP headers ready to install, but need to run cats in section 2 to remain emissions compliant. I am curious if anybody has had any cat related CEL's running high...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 10-27-2013, 01:56 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,324
Posted By bartman22
Good to have you guys in the neighborhood.

Good to have you guys in the neighborhood.
Forum: Pacific Northwest 09-28-2013, 11:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 598
Posted By bartman22
Good to hear you got the starter replaced. Seems...

Good to hear you got the starter replaced. Seems to be a fairly common issue with the E46's.. mine has given me issues randomly about twice a year for the seven years I have owned the car. The car...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-28-2013, 10:48 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 5,634
Posted By bartman22
Vehicle: '01 LSB vert Purchased with cash in...

Vehicle: '01 LSB vert
Purchased with cash in 2007
Purchase price: $32,000
Age at time: 24
Still have the car, just turned 30.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-05-2013, 11:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,496
Posted By bartman22
Exactly. Given the other offerings in the E46 M3...

Exactly. Given the other offerings in the E46 M3 marketplace, I think the system is appropriately priced. Hopefully I can pick one up this next year.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-07-2012, 02:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 715
Posted By bartman22
I have recently purchased and installed the...

I have recently purchased and installed the Bimmian LED's. Easy install, great fit, no complaints.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 11-14-2011, 10:17 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,873
Posted By bartman22
Assuming you are looking for a low mileage used...

Assuming you are looking for a low mileage used example of either model, there are plenty for sale at great prices. Check the forums, autotrader and local sources. Both models are fun, but he six...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-14-2011, 09:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,158
Posted By bartman22
I placed my shifters where GRKM3 did on the front...

I placed my shifters where GRKM3 did on the front bumper. In my opinion, this is the best location to allow the system to function correctly as well as look aesthetically pleasing. My radar jammer is...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 08-02-2011, 10:48 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 8,082
Posted By bartman22
Going against Varian's Supra is a bad idea for...

Going against Varian's Supra is a bad idea for most, oncoming traffic or not. I heard he does pretty well against the HPF M3.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 08-02-2011, 10:44 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 8,082
Posted By bartman22
Especially if this was recent...Steve is...

Especially if this was recent...Steve is supposedly on "low boost."
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 07-23-2011, 01:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,267
Posted By bartman22
Great advice. Double check your work, make sure...

Great advice. Double check your work, make sure everything is plugged in and plugged in the correct locations. From there, also make sure you don't have any foreign objects in any of the pigtail...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 07-23-2011, 12:52 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 8,535
Posted By bartman22
You certainly make good points regarding...

You certainly make good points regarding logistics and customer convenience. However, from past industry experience, I can tell you the risk to HPF in regards to third party engine building is likely...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 07-23-2011, 11:57 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,491
Posted By bartman22
Love the car! Nothing like a nice set of HRE's...

Love the car! Nothing like a nice set of HRE's to set off an M3. I trust you have been enjoying the HPF kit?
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 07-21-2011, 11:59 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,686
Posted By bartman22
It looks like Chris missed his calling as a...

It looks like Chris missed his calling as a drivers ed teacher. All you need is the passenger side foot brake for Chris!
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-15-2011, 01:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,909
Posted By bartman22
I reused the same fastener. It is not like it...

I reused the same fastener. It is not like it needs to be torqued down that tight anyway, as it just holds a sensor. I have never had any issues.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-15-2011, 01:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,407
Posted By bartman22
You are right the install is pretty easy. I too...

You are right the install is pretty easy. I too started with just the H&R springs, then did the Koni's. My experiences with Eibachs have been the same as yours- the rear typically lowers further the...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-15-2011, 01:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 911
Posted By bartman22
Odds are the sway bar itself is fine, even if...

Odds are the sway bar itself is fine, even if surrounding parts are damaged. I have estimated hundreds of hard suspension and unibody hits and have seen only two sway bars that needed replacement....
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 07-13-2011, 11:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,613
Posted By bartman22
I bet he will! He knows Chris well and has been...

I bet he will! He knows Chris well and has been in enough Turbo M3's locally that he can no longer resist the temptation... and he is tired of the VW breaking.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-13-2011, 11:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,398
Posted By bartman22
The numbers look about right for the dyno and...

The numbers look about right for the dyno and mods present. I have the same car as you with 36k on it but have not dyno'd yet, so don't have any numbers for comparison. There can be a variety of...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 07-13-2011, 11:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 709
Posted By bartman22
What is your budget? I will be upgrading my...

What is your budget? I will be upgrading my system this winter and will likely go with Hertz. Do you want very clean sound, or thumping base? What is your goal for the system? Are you looking to...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 07-13-2011, 11:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,968
Posted By bartman22
Exactly. The wiring harness that plugs into the...

Exactly. The wiring harness that plugs into the changer is instead used for the Dice. If you don't have the changer, great. If you did, you would have to remove it.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-13-2011, 11:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,909
Posted By bartman22
To be safe, you should certainly replace it. It...

To be safe, you should certainly replace it. It is exposed to numerous heat cycles over time as well as hot oil. If you simply do not have a new one, you can probably make due with yours, assuming it...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-13-2011, 11:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,407
Posted By bartman22
Looks about like mine (same suspension but I also...

Looks about like mine (same suspension but I also have camber plates and sways). I too have been pretty happy with the ride quality.
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