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Forum: Wheels and Tires 10-12-2013, 05:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 230
Posted By Kemer1
Aaaannddd they're gone! Thanks all.

Aaaannddd they're gone! Thanks all.
Forum: Southwest 10-11-2013, 10:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 502
Posted By Kemer1
Head over to Arrow Frame and Alignment. They do...

Head over to Arrow Frame and Alignment. They do great work. They have a pit so they drive the car straight on. No ramps, slammed cars are no problem. They did my E46 which has stock suspension, my...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 10-11-2013, 06:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 230
Posted By Kemer1
OEM Style 45 and Style 360 Las Vegas...Make Offer

Hey gang, I'm posting this up to get some idea of interest. I have 2 OEM Style 360 wheels that came off of a E90 328i. The other 2 are bent and will be sent to the recyclers. The two up for grabs are...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2013, 12:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,212
Posted By Kemer1
Hey everyone, long time no see. Finally got...

Hey everyone, long time no see. Finally got around to doing some more work on the car.

http://i1281.photobucket.com/albums/a515/dkemer/IMG_20130623_142336_745_zps6788f568.jpg...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-05-2013, 07:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,212
Posted By Kemer1
Got home from work today and decided to jack the...

Got home from work today and decided to jack the car up to see what the issue is with the front end being sloppy. The verdict...the front control arm bushings certainly have some side to side play,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-23-2013, 09:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,212
Posted By Kemer1
Yesterday was a productive day. Finally put some...

Yesterday was a productive day. Finally put some new shocks on the rear of the car. It was fun gutting the trunk to get to the upper mount but it wasn't too bad. That has made a huge difference in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-23-2013, 09:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 447
Posted By Kemer1
What he said. The shop has no legal right to...

What he said. The shop has no legal right to touch your car until you sign a work order. Always make sure that whatever work order they put in front of you says "Diagnose and advise". This way you...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 02-16-2013, 05:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 843
Posted By Kemer1
Oh do ****! What does stance have to do with the...

Oh do ****! What does stance have to do with the price of tea in China? How about you stop spreading nonsense about rotor expanders. Beyond that, what's your issue with VWs? Just because I went with...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 02-16-2013, 05:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 843
Posted By Kemer1
Wait, what? Rotor expanders? What do rotors have...

Wait, what? Rotor expanders? What do rotors have to do with the size of the rim? Do cars with stock 16s have different rotors then cars with factory 18s? No, no they don't.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-16-2013, 05:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,061
Posted By Kemer1
Sometimes the plastic painted parts on the cars...

Sometimes the plastic painted parts on the cars won't match 100% even if they're painted at the same time at the factory. My new Altima has a tiny bit of variation in the shade of silver, and that...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 02-16-2013, 04:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 843
Posted By Kemer1
You can go from 16 to 18 without issue, we just...

You can go from 16 to 18 without issue, we just did it on our VW Sportwagen. The thing is you have to compensate with the right tire size to keep the outside diameter of the tire is the same so it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-16-2013, 04:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 408
Posted By Kemer1
Here is a good set of reps. Good quality and work...

Here is a good set of reps. Good quality and work for what you're looking to do without having to do massive modification to the car.

http://velocitymotoring.com/wheels_v703.html
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-11-2013, 11:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,212
Posted By Kemer1
Nope, haven't checked the subframe. But there is...

Nope, haven't checked the subframe. But there is definitely a lot more bounce in the right rear over the left. His kid curbed the car at like 10mph so j can see how he could have blown the shock....
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-11-2013, 11:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,212
Posted By Kemer1
Sorry, yeah I meant the overflow tank. I haven't...

Sorry, yeah I meant the overflow tank. I haven't changed it as the PO did fairly recently along with the windshield washer tank. Whatever was causing it to not drain properly is hopefully blown out...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 02-10-2013, 08:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 818
Posted By Kemer1
You offset the difference in the wheel diameter...

You offset the difference in the wheel diameter with a difference in the aspect ratio of the tire.

Lets say you had 225-50-17 stock tires and replaced them with 225-50-18 then yes you would have...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-10-2013, 08:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 750
Posted By Kemer1
Yup Yup :thumbsup:

Yup Yup :thumbsup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-10-2013, 08:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 750
Posted By Kemer1
Here you go...$20 ...

Here you go...$20

http://www.ecstuning.com/BMW-E46-325i-M54_2.5L/Exterior/Body/Front_Bumper/ES74398/
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-10-2013, 07:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,212
Posted By Kemer1
Another productive weekend. The car was having...

Another productive weekend. The car was having some leaking power steering issues. The reservoir was just grimy as hell and the hoses were moist and cruddy. I would suspect the breather hole on the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-10-2013, 07:07 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 6,258
Posted By Kemer1
167k and smooth as butter.

167k and smooth as butter.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-08-2013, 11:54 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 892
Posted By Kemer1
Never been a fan of the murdered out look. Just...

Never been a fan of the murdered out look. Just conceals all the lines of the car and turns it into a blob. And the flat black look just makes me think, oh look, all your clear coat fell off. But...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-05-2013, 10:07 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 5,106
Posted By Kemer1
They sure are. I'm in the same boat as you,...

They sure are. I'm in the same boat as you, there's always going to be at least one wagon body in the garage.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-05-2013, 09:16 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,424
Posted By Kemer1
This was when we were first moving in. I added a...

This was when we were first moving in. I added a air compressor as well as the appropriate air tools. But you get the idea.
...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 02-05-2013, 06:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 744
Posted By Kemer1
Sadly not all lowering springs are the same. Many...

Sadly not all lowering springs are the same. Many differences between the brands. The wire used makes a difference, how thick it is, the alloy makup, it all plays a factor. Another thing is that some...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-05-2013, 06:34 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 5,106
Posted By Kemer1
Gorgeous car man. I'm a wagon nut. Had a MkIV...

Gorgeous car man. I'm a wagon nut. Had a MkIV 1.8T JSW with sport and 5MT, also a B6 Passat variant 2.0T, and the wife is rolling in a MkV JSW TDI with DSG. Would've loved to have gotten a touring,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-02-2013, 09:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,212
Posted By Kemer1
Thank you, really excited about it. I...

Thank you, really excited about it.



I love that show. But this thing isn't going anywhere. It'll be a toy for me for the next year to tinker with and get all the bugs worked out. Then my...
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