E46 BMW Social Directory E46 FAQ 3-Series Discussion Forums BMW Photo Gallery BMW 3-Series Technical Information E46 Fanatics - The Ultimate BMW Resource BMW Vendors General E46 Forum The Tire Rack's Tire Wheel Forum Forced Induction Forum The Off-Topic The E46 BMW Showroom For Sale, For Trade or Wanting to Buy

Welcome to the E46Fanatics forums. E46Fanatics is the premiere website for BMW 3 series owners around the world with interactive forums, a geographical enthusiast directory, photo galleries, and technical information for BMW enthusiasts.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact contact us.


Go Back   E46Fanatics > Search Forums

You searched for the keyword(s):
Your search results are listed below. If you did not find the answer you were looking for, please try searching again. Make sure that you are searching the entire site and not a specific forum. If you cannot find the answer to your question, create a new discussion topic in the appropriate BMW related or Off-Topic section.

Showing results 1 to 25 of 978
Search took 1.98 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: Alan
Forum: ///M3 Forum Yesterday, 10:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 138
Posted By Alan
Fuses blow for a reason. You fix the reason...

Fuses blow for a reason. You fix the reason before replacing fuses. You have a fault on that circuit - which may have been the source of your other problems. Get it into a shop have have them find...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-24-2015, 10:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 165
Posted By Alan
BTW: My production numbers show AW = 1,851...

BTW: My production numbers show AW = 1,851 coupes and 1,242 verts (3,093).
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-24-2015, 09:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 165
Posted By Alan
Blacks and silver are the most common E46 M3...

Blacks and silver are the most common E46 M3 colors by a long shot.



http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y91/Eyesofsilver/M3%20Folder/IMG_2985.jpg...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-20-2015, 03:24 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,084
Posted By Alan
Go do some track days in your current car. Note...

Go do some track days in your current car. Note the absence of aftermarket-turbos on E46 M3s. There is a reason for that.

The turbo won't make you faster. There is nothing to "win". Develop...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-20-2015, 02:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,084
Posted By Alan
Have you ever been on a track? I have...

Have you ever been on a track?

I have already told you why you don't want to turbocharge a track car.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-20-2015, 02:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,084
Posted By Alan
I told you before that a turbo or supercharged...

I told you before that a turbo or supercharged E46 M3 will have heat management issues at the track. The track is not the street.

Why do you feel that you need a turbo for the track?
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-20-2015, 01:40 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,084
Posted By Alan
The C63 AMG is a car people lease and dump after...

The C63 AMG is a car people lease and dump after 3 years. The E46 M3 is well past that cycle.

I'm not clear on why you think the E46 M3 is slow. Where are you going to be doing these speed runs?
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-20-2015, 01:20 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,084
Posted By Alan
No.

No.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-19-2015, 10:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,084
Posted By Alan
The stock E46 M3 with the right pads makes a fine...

The stock E46 M3 with the right pads makes a fine track car. Turbocharging the E46 M3 will likely lead to heat issues on track.

It doesn't need a turbo.

The E46 M3 will remain a fairly...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-17-2015, 10:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 489
Posted By Alan
She is praying that it starts this time.

She is praying that it starts this time.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-17-2015, 12:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 489
Posted By Alan
This isn't the For Sale forum.

This isn't the For Sale forum.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-16-2015, 12:32 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,285
Posted By Alan
That is a U.S. M3. The misc. stuff you...

That is a U.S. M3.

The misc. stuff you mentioned are normal for either a Euro delivery (common) or a car owned by a US service member (common). The "German goodies" as you call them are required...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-16-2015, 12:12 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,285
Posted By Alan
...and the last 7 digits of the VIN are?

...and the last 7 digits of the VIN are?
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-15-2015, 10:33 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,285
Posted By Alan
Which is to say nothing about saying much ado...

Which is to say nothing about saying much ado about something.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-15-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,285
Posted By Alan
Which, as I said, equals nothing.

Which, as I said, equals nothing.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-15-2015, 07:20 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,285
Posted By Alan
It needs to go on a lift and be inspected by...

It needs to go on a lift and be inspected by someone that knows what they are looking for.

You understanding of the Sport button is incorrect. Leave Sport "off". You gain nothing with it. ...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-15-2015, 01:12 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,285
Posted By Alan
Turning DSC off for the first time on freezing...

Turning DSC off for the first time on freezing cold road surface to see what would happen. What could go wrong?
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-14-2015, 09:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 267
Posted By Alan
http://bit.ly/1Cu7g9V

http://bit.ly/1Cu7g9V
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-14-2015, 08:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 267
Posted By Alan
You don't need to "tear" anything apart. As Karo...

You don't need to "tear" anything apart. As Karo said ^ - its on the left side.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-13-2015, 08:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 555
Posted By Alan
You might get in for 11K - but you won't get out...

You might get in for 11K - but you won't get out for that.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-13-2015, 03:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 404
Posted By Alan
Either put it up on jackstands - or park it on...

Either put it up on jackstands - or park it on carpet squares. Pull the battery and put it on a CTEC trickle charger.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-13-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,541
Posted By Alan
You are assuming that corporate engineers...

You are assuming that corporate engineers determine oil change intervals.

BMW's policy is a mix of cost-management while car is under warranty - and mechanical requirements. I think most of us...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-10-2015, 10:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 207
Posted By Alan
Is there some reason that you aren't telling us...

Is there some reason that you aren't telling us what you installed, whether you installed it on the circuit protected by fuse 43 and why you were doing a load test?
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-09-2015, 11:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 785
Posted By Alan
Why tie your ownership to what others do? Change...

Why tie your ownership to what others do? Change cars when its the right time for you.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-09-2015, 07:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 622
Posted By Alan
Looks like he already did that.

Looks like he already did that.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 978


 

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:33 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
(c) 1999 - 2011 performanceIX Inc - privacy policy - terms of use