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Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 08-19-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 363
Posted By 3coupe
You will get minimal gains without a proper tune....

You will get minimal gains without a proper tune. The kits are expensive but you get what you pay for. I don't see how adding just a blower will give you more than 20-30 hp. There are a lot of other...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 08-19-2015, 11:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 363
Posted By 3coupe
The best AND cheapest way to supercharge an e46...

The best AND cheapest way to supercharge an e46 for 99.9% of people is to buy a kit. From my research is either Active Autowerke or ESS tuning. Both companies offer multiple stage kits that you can...
Forum: General Off-Topic 08-04-2015, 12:25 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,149
Posted By 3coupe
Someone should make her wear a suit and tie, then...

Someone should make her wear a suit and tie, then make her work in an office with the ac set above 75.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-24-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 764
Posted By 3coupe
You will need manual transmission bushings. You...

You will need manual transmission bushings. You also need to replace the bolts holding the transmission to the engine. The drive shaft bolts are also one time use. The bushings and other parts in the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-24-2015, 02:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 764
Posted By 3coupe
To look up parts and part numbers. I did...

To look up parts and part numbers.


I did the swap and do not advise it to someone on a tight budget. After you calculate all your costs add at least 30% and if you can afford that you should be...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-21-2015, 11:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 225
Posted By 3coupe
The three wires on the right are not stock. Do...

The three wires on the right are not stock. Do you have any aftermarket equipment installed?
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-20-2015, 08:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 860
Posted By 3coupe
If I remember this correctly, SMG-I: e36 m3...

If I remember this correctly,

SMG-I: e36 m3 (non-US) and e46 non-m.
SMG-II: e46 m3
SMG-III: e60 m5 and e63 m6
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2015, 05:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 760
Posted By 3coupe
I skimmed through the responses and didn't see...

I skimmed through the responses and didn't see anyone mention something jammed into the shift linkage. Somehow coins and other crap manage to get into the space where the shift linkage is and can...
Forum: Political Talk 05-14-2015, 12:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 610
Posted By 3coupe
I agree, I even said that. But I was just...

I agree, I even said that. But I was just pointing out the flaw in the OP, some of those "trafficking" would not be in jail, therefore making marijuana legal affects more people than the OP implies. ...
Forum: Political Talk 05-13-2015, 07:49 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 610
Posted By 3coupe
I agree that most people in jail/prison are not...

I agree that most people in jail/prison are not there for just smoking a joint, but making marijuana legal would mean that "trafficking" would also no longer be an issue. I'm not saying those people...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-10-2015, 11:02 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 653
Posted By 3coupe
There is no such thing as a CSL package. This...

There is no such thing as a CSL package. This looks like an m3 with a few aftermarket CSL parts. It wouldn't even qualify as a CSL conversion (an m3 with most/all the special CSL parts) I mean it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-27-2015, 06:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 329
Posted By 3coupe
First of all, prepping any surface is 70 percent...

First of all, prepping any surface is 70 percent of a good paint job, so do your research and spend the money on the proper tools.

For body panels when it comes to paint, clear, and primer go to...
Forum: General Off-Topic 04-22-2015, 02:30 PM
Replies: 1,489
Views: 53,481
Posted By 3coupe
I think all the haters are just enjoying the fact...

I think all the haters are just enjoying the fact that the lakers suck right now. It's all the built up frustration of getting beat for decades. Deep down inside they know it won't last, so they are...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 04-17-2015, 10:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 601
Posted By 3coupe
I don't see how this is possible. Also running at...

I don't see how this is possible. Also running at a cooler temperature is a bad thing.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-17-2015, 08:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 878
Posted By 3coupe
Harbor Freight is probably your best bet to get...

Harbor Freight is probably your best bet to get it fast and cheap.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 04-10-2015, 01:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 360
Posted By 3coupe
If you have the m54 engine block, I'd assume...

If you have the m54 engine block, I'd assume swapping over parts from an m54b30 would be possible. I don't know much about the non-US engines though so someone with more knowledge please correct me...
Forum: Political Talk 04-05-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,050
Posted By 3coupe
From everything I've read the only WMD's found...

From everything I've read the only WMD's found were discarded in dumping spots. Nothing that could actually be used was found. Your yes or no question can't be answered unless you give your...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-06-2015, 11:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 534
Posted By 3coupe
How exactly did you confirm the actuator? I...

How exactly did you confirm the actuator?

I have a similar issue and have been putting off fixing it since I don't want to just throw money at randomly replacing parts.
Forum: General Off-Topic 02-26-2015, 09:52 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,676
Posted By 3coupe
Not sure if this will work in your case, but have...

Not sure if this will work in your case, but have the dealer look at it and give you a quote for all the non-bodywork repairs at dealer labor rate and part prices. I know someone that was near the...
Forum: General Off-Topic 02-18-2015, 09:59 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 1,547
Posted By 3coupe
From what I've seen, a college degree is needed...

From what I've seen, a college degree is needed to find a decent job unless you have significant experience (2+ years, not just worked over the summer). For most jobs it doesn't matter what the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-15-2015, 12:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 657
Posted By 3coupe
If you do the work yourself it's basically the...

If you do the work yourself it's basically the cost of parts. The total cost can be as low as $1000 and as high as you can afford.

Your best bet is to get as many parts used as you can (find...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-12-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 770
Posted By 3coupe
Not sure if this is true or useful, but when I...

Not sure if this is true or useful, but when I talked to the shop that did my tint about replacing the windshield (it's old and pitted) he asked if it had the rain sensor and told me that there is a...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 02-12-2015, 01:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 731
Posted By 3coupe
I don't think there is a turbo kit for the 2.5l...

I don't think there is a turbo kit for the 2.5l engine. But custom is always an option if you have the money.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-11-2015, 09:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 538
Posted By 3coupe
Looks like the outside temp sensor.

Looks like the outside temp sensor.
Forum: General Off-Topic 01-31-2015, 10:08 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,709
Posted By 3coupe
Why is a Russian launching missiles at airplanes...

Why is a Russian launching missiles at airplanes in the Ukraine in the first place? Especially commercial planes flying with their transponder on. The "rebels" also bragged about shooting the plane...
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