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Forum: General E46 Forum 06-05-2010, 08:59 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,863
Posted By farfromugen
It is amazing what water can do to a running...

It is amazing what water can do to a running engine...if you don't know, Google images "hydrolock piston rod", you will see plenty of rods bent at 45 degree angles and broken. When I worked for our...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-02-2010, 01:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 785
Posted By farfromugen
Total = Elf and I've used it in my supercharged...

Total = Elf and I've used it in my supercharged VW and have
been quite satisfied with it. :thumbup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-27-2010, 08:05 PM
Replies: 31,278
Views: 2,430,525
Posted By farfromugen
I did a free mod...took some sand paper and...

I did a free mod...took some sand paper and polishing compound and polished my factory muffler tips :rofl:

Keeping in mind they never were supposed to be shiny, I think they look alright...better...
Forum: The Showroom 05-15-2010, 10:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,009
Posted By farfromugen
Thanks! Like I said the rear middle rear was the...

Thanks! Like I said the rear middle rear was the super hard part...got it though with no bubbles:

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v521/kingskeezer/DSC_1594.jpg
Forum: The Showroom 05-13-2010, 09:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,009
Posted By farfromugen
haha...yeah you know what its like in the VW...

haha...yeah you know what its like in the VW world... :P
Forum: The Showroom 05-13-2010, 09:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,009
Posted By farfromugen
Just a small update, wrapped the black trim in 3M...

Just a small update, wrapped the black trim in 3M vinyl today. I think its an improvement for sure.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v521/kingskeezer/DSC_1590.jpg
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-13-2010, 08:53 PM
Replies: 31,278
Views: 2,430,525
Posted By farfromugen
Wrapped the trim in 3M vinyl. Looks better IMO. ...

Wrapped the trim in 3M vinyl. Looks better IMO.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v521/kingskeezer/DSC_1590.jpg

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v521/kingskeezer/DSC_1585.jpg

It was a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-05-2010, 08:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,489
Posted By farfromugen
This is probably the most important factor. In...

This is probably the most important factor. In my market, you could easily sell it for that much. I had to go outside my area to find the best deal on what I bought. Location is key...if your...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-02-2010, 05:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,442
Posted By farfromugen
As most have already pointed out, smoked looks...

As most have already pointed out, smoked looks great. I actually ordered clear, and then later that night jumped out of bed to email a change to smoked on the order. I couldn't be happier. I also...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-02-2010, 05:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,563
Posted By farfromugen
So did I...and as well, I kind of miss it. The...

So did I...and as well, I kind of miss it. The kid I sold it to totaled it racing another car on a back country road :bawling:
Forum: The Showroom 04-29-2010, 02:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,009
Posted By farfromugen
I don't per-se, but I know there are some...

I don't per-se, but I know there are some floating around on Youtube. Biggest thing is wet the light surface first (water/soap or foaming glass cleaner), wet the sticky side of the Lamin-X, wet the...
Forum: The Showroom 04-29-2010, 11:33 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,009
Posted By farfromugen
TiAg Touring, tails look good! Maybe I didn't...

TiAg Touring, tails look good! Maybe I didn't catch it in the thread, but I am assuming you used Lamin-X? I've used it on the GTI for the headlights and the fogs (after cracking a french fog and...
Forum: The Showroom 04-29-2010, 11:00 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,009
Posted By farfromugen
Thanks guys...I know the car is nothing special,...

Thanks guys...I know the car is nothing special, just came a pretty long way in just under a month of ownership. I'll do some more little things along the way, but this car is just a daily kick...
Forum: The Showroom 04-28-2010, 09:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,009
Posted By farfromugen
Don't get what?

Don't get what?
Forum: The Showroom 04-28-2010, 06:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,009
Posted By farfromugen
:shhh: Trust me, it would be that low in a...

:shhh:

Trust me, it would be that low in a heartbeat...but it would defeat its purpose. I have a VW with less than 2" of ground clearance, that's the low car ;)
Forum: The Showroom 04-28-2010, 05:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,009
Posted By farfromugen
Thanks, but honestly, I like the Type 44s. They...

Thanks, but honestly, I like the Type 44s. They need spaced out, but that will come later. I bought this car as a daily driver, its never going to be a showcar :P
Forum: The Showroom 04-28-2010, 04:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,009
Posted By farfromugen
A month of progress...

Bought this car with a few issues in the beginning, but the low mileage and good price kept me coming back to it.

So far:

Replaced the drivers side rear wheel bearing
Replaced the rear lower...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-25-2010, 12:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,310
Posted By farfromugen
I'll throw this idea out there, if you hear a...

I'll throw this idea out there, if you hear a creaking noise, it could be a bent lower control arm. Mine is bent and making a creaking noise because it contacts the rear sway bar endlink. Might...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 04-23-2010, 07:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 786
Posted By farfromugen
Man, I would have picked those up, but I already...

Man, I would have picked those up, but I already ordered and paid for the OEM. I will consider it for the future for sure, just got the car and it has been sucking me dry ever since :craig:
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 04-23-2010, 05:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 786
Posted By farfromugen
Thanks! That was my suspicion...I went ahead and...

Thanks! That was my suspicion...I went ahead and ordered a passenger side as well. Between the wheel bearing and control arms, I will be in for a busy week. I'll be glad when its all sorted. The...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 04-22-2010, 07:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 786
Posted By farfromugen
Bent rear lower control arm...input

I purchased this car a few weeks ago, and have been going through everything ever since. Most of the issues have been suspension related, and even made it past my local BMW service center. As I...
Forum: The Showroom 04-22-2010, 02:12 PM
Replies: 1,266
Views: 425,115
Posted By farfromugen
I'd like to see what mine would look lower...H&R...

I'd like to see what mine would look lower...H&R Sports will be going on in the next week or so, but I'd like to see what it would look like with the 1.3" drop, and then maybe like a second with it...
Forum: Exterior 04-09-2010, 08:40 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 288
Posted By farfromugen
WTB: Rear bumper lip/diffuser

I'm looking for an aftermarket add on rear lip or apron, the lower corner of my bumper is busted.

If I could find one in Titanium Silver it would be awesome, but would consider other colors or...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-06-2010, 06:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,026
Posted By farfromugen
To me!! Thanks!

To me!! Thanks!
Forum: New Member Introductions 04-05-2010, 04:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 334
Posted By farfromugen
New owner from Indiana

New to the BMW world. I purchased a 2001 325it last week. Car has 75k on the odometer, so in my mind, its still a baby. I've really enjoyed it so far, with the exception of the fact the SRS light...
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