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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-29-2014, 01:15 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 477
Posted By TitaniumCranium
I have the same bumper so mine wouldn't work for...

I have the same bumper so mine wouldn't work for you but I wouldn't give up on trying to source one from a body shop that just worked on a 3 series with the mtech kit. You might have to make a lot of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-28-2014, 02:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 477
Posted By TitaniumCranium
I think the mount may be the same on stock and...

I think the mount may be the same on stock and mtech. Depending on the outcome with your vendor if you are forced to deal with it on your own, go to a body shop and see if they'll give you a wrecked...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-28-2014, 01:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 245
Posted By TitaniumCranium
You can order the actual part from BMW. It's a...

You can order the actual part from BMW. It's a plastic rivet and you use a plastic rivet tool to set them. You might visit a local body shop and see if they'd sell you the plastic rivets. I bought...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 07-15-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 468
Posted By TitaniumCranium
Thanks! I think the quality of membership...

Thanks!

I think the quality of membership has slipped and a lot of the people that used to care are done with trying.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-12-2014, 11:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 316
Posted By TitaniumCranium
IIRC these bolts holes go all the way through the...

IIRC these bolts holes go all the way through the pan. Drain the oil, unbolt the remaining two bolts and drop the sensor. If you're lucky the bolt will spin right out with finger pressure from the...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 07-10-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 468
Posted By TitaniumCranium
PNW forum is dead - actually the whole site has a...

PNW forum is dead - actually the whole site has a lot less traffic than it did a couple years ago.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-08-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 833
Posted By TitaniumCranium
Looks nice Jake. I might have gone a little...

Looks nice Jake. I might have gone a little darker but not much. I like to be able to see details at night too.

Do you have a radar detector? If so do you notice any difference in the radar...
Forum: Engine & Performance 07-08-2014, 12:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 869
Posted By TitaniumCranium
Hi all - Just FYI. I have the same one,...

Hi all - Just FYI. I have the same one, definitely a rep but not Simota. I think it cost around $350 new. Mine is the same way too. Minor imperfections in the gel coat but the CF is in great shape....
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-07-2014, 10:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 292
Posted By TitaniumCranium
I went through this too. It seams that post...

I went through this too. It seams that post 5/2003 cars don't seem to experience this problem. I purchased one from a junkyard for my drivers door about 2 years ago and haven't looked back. They...
Forum: Exterior 07-07-2014, 10:24 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,574
Posted By TitaniumCranium
It may be valuable to the right person but you...

It may be valuable to the right person but you may not find that person for some time. Have you tried the m3 forums... Car needs to be aggressive as hell to rock this and actually make it come off...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 07-07-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 639
Posted By TitaniumCranium
Well, maybe you're on the wrong forum... ...

Well, maybe you're on the wrong forum...

Most on here are enthusiasts of BMW's e46, which has a European heritage. Because of that they seek to follow European tradition when stylizing their car...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-07-2014, 09:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 306
Posted By TitaniumCranium
Many with auto seek to install an electric fan,...

Many with auto seek to install an electric fan, not because it is more efficient at cooling really, but it's generally considered quieter, pulls less load from the engine and is argued to be more...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-04-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 14,234
Posted By TitaniumCranium
Just joined the club. She's in amazing shape too....

Just joined the club. She's in amazing shape too. Pics in my sig.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-03-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,811
Posted By TitaniumCranium
As said each state is different but it's not a...

As said each state is different but it's not a big deal. I went through this with a boat in Washington state. Just applied for lost title. They wanted to know the current value but similar to what JD...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-30-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,126
Posted By TitaniumCranium
I'm in for the results too. Especially since in...

I'm in for the results too. Especially since in about 3 months you'll be on the verge of freezing to death if you try and do this work outside. I know that must sound unbelievable to someone in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-30-2014, 02:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,763
Posted By TitaniumCranium
Yes, that is correct. 4 taps = +/- 2.5 mph ...

Yes, that is correct.

4 taps = +/- 2.5 mph
8 taps = +/- 5 mph
16 taps = +/- 10 mph

Very convenient and accurate too.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-27-2014, 02:21 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,763
Posted By TitaniumCranium
It works at 120 :eeps:

It works at 120 :eeps:
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-27-2014, 02:16 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 805
Posted By TitaniumCranium
A couple other thoughts on how to move forward......

A couple other thoughts on how to move forward...

Arguably red is one of, if not the worst color you can try to match because the eye can easily discern extremely minor changes in hue. It's also...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-27-2014, 01:53 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 805
Posted By TitaniumCranium
Don't know if anyone really cares but yellow...

Don't know if anyone really cares but yellow painters tape is the correct 3m tape to use on automotive finishes. It's a rubber based low adhesion tape with a fairly stretchable paper mask.

I'll...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2014, 12:21 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 922
Posted By TitaniumCranium
The fault occurred because a sensor has...

The fault occurred because a sensor has determined that the difference between the RPM's registered at the engine and at the transmission input shaft, after the TC, have exceeded tolerable levels.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-16-2014, 03:20 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 922
Posted By TitaniumCranium
There is another common cause of the P0741 code...

There is another common cause of the P0741 code on the ZF transmission. It happened to me so I know first hand. It's quite common for the o-ring that seals the TC to the input shaft of the tranny to...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-05-2014, 01:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 667
Posted By TitaniumCranium
I'll give you one to play with... Just PayPal me...

I'll give you one to play with... Just PayPal me $350.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-04-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 316
Posted By TitaniumCranium
It's possible, since the interior of the 5-series...

It's possible, since the interior of the 5-series is a bit more spacious, that the 5-series FSR has a lower resistance when on the highest setting. Put a new 5-series FSR in tell us what happens. It...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-04-2014, 02:35 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,126
Posted By TitaniumCranium
Ha... didn't realize you were an Alaskan! I used...

Ha... didn't realize you were an Alaskan! I used to live in Fairbanks on Bennet. Had the paint on my F150 literally fall off when I backed out of the garage into the driveway when it hit -83 one...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-03-2014, 01:14 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,126
Posted By TitaniumCranium
I recall reading a lot of posts regarding CCV...

I recall reading a lot of posts regarding CCV issues. Another significant problem is the return tube getting plugged up with sludge. Especially if you make shorter trips in colder weather. It causes...
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