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Forum: E46 Convertible 08-09-2016, 06:13 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 85,257
Posted By xdmikey
As I stated earlier, I get a "loose rattle" sound...

As I stated earlier, I get a "loose rattle" sound when I drive up the one inch jump to my driveway(stupid houston trend, not smoothing run up)but otherwise no sound on road.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 08-09-2016, 09:08 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,276
Posted By xdmikey
I have a mini spare. It works to get me to a...

I have a mini spare. It works to get me to a Dis**** Tire but I rarely take trips in this car.
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 08-09-2016, 08:45 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 189
Posted By xdmikey
Visiting Texan

Me and the fam were walking Seventh Ave last evening(staying in the financial district)and I have to compliment you guys on your cars and ability to drive them without screeching brakes but hard...
Forum: Engine & Performance 05-06-2016, 05:53 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,818
Posted By xdmikey
Headers have been sold. Thanks e46fanatics!

Headers have been sold.

Thanks e46fanatics!
Forum: Engine & Performance 04-29-2016, 09:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,818
Posted By xdmikey
They should fit an 03 330 CI. These were sold...

They should fit an 03 330 CI.
These were sold to kowww last week and delivered today per fedexground but I haven't heard from kowww yet.

Supposedly BB still makes them. I wouldn't hesitate to buy...
Forum: Engine & Performance 04-28-2016, 11:30 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,818
Posted By xdmikey
Fn, they've been paid for and shipped but f....n....

Fn, they've been paid for and shipped but f....n. fedexground can't deliver 150 miles away so the deal isn't complete yet but yeah, they're gone.

If I wasn't so broke I might have tried the LC2...
Forum: Engine & Performance 04-21-2016, 04:23 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,818
Posted By xdmikey
I'm going to say G1! since they are about three...

I'm going to say G1! since they are about three years old, bought directly from bimmerbrakes as part of a group buy.

PM me a cell number and I'll text you pics but I got to say the first in line...
Forum: Engine & Performance 04-21-2016, 04:20 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,818
Posted By xdmikey
How many miles so far? I got 67 then SES showed...

How many miles so far? I got 67 then SES showed up.
Forum: Engine & Performance 04-20-2016, 12:12 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,818
Posted By xdmikey
891CARLOS, In older times the tester would run...

891CARLOS,
In older times the tester would run a clean car inspection as the non-passing car and give the sticker.
Now the vin is part of the inspection; it's all scanned in.

CarbonZHP,
I may...
Forum: Engine & Performance 04-17-2016, 06:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,818
Posted By xdmikey
Pending sale

I've heard about it limpiabota809 but wasn't ever able to get anywhere with it, as in no one I knew had any idea how to do it.
I bought into the A&A tune fixing everything and that left me with a...
Forum: Engine & Performance 04-17-2016, 08:41 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 196
Posted By xdmikey
Stock diff, 05 330

My tech replaced it with a 3.46 at about 40K. Swap done by bimmer workshop in humble(NEHouston). There was a part swapped from the original to the new so you will need that to get running; a tech...
Forum: Engine & Performance 04-17-2016, 08:31 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,818
Posted By xdmikey
BB headers FS

These were on my 330 until the DPS closed the inspection loopholes and I had to get them off.

Asking $250 shipped or picked up in NWHouston for less.

Going to craigslist this week.
Forum: Engine & Performance 04-17-2016, 08:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 359
Posted By xdmikey
I got bb headers

kowww, what's your location? I'm in Houston.
These have been installed, perfect fit per my bimmer tech.
I do not have so you'd need to get those.

PM me if interested.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 04-12-2016, 07:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,259
Posted By xdmikey
Do you think the catch can is worthwhile?

Do you think the catch can is worthwhile?
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-10-2016, 03:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,634
Posted By xdmikey
May not be exactly where this goes but

I use 0w40 m1 and am noticing that she uses quite a bit of oil. About a qt over the 5k oil schedule.

What is the next oil to move to? I'm at 98k, strict 5k oil changes.
It started to use oil...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 12-27-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 9,009
Posted By xdmikey
Dinan long tube here

I got it cheap from a tech buddy so I didn't have to investigate. I love the sound and the performance.

My only concern is high water since the water sock on my dinan fell apart. Not much concern...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 12-27-2015, 03:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,065
Posted By xdmikey
Sorry, but I don't think so.

The builder tells you that in the description. He would know what the header has to fit around to work.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-21-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 567
Posted By xdmikey
+1 for Rob 43

For talking me through this fiasco!
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-20-2015, 01:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 567
Posted By xdmikey
Also did plugs-went south then

The cover had to be pried off, meaning the gasket was rock hard. It shattered everywhere, including the cylinder by the plug.
Stupidly I pulled the plug. Located replacement plugs and went to work....
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-19-2015, 06:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 567
Posted By xdmikey
Thanks SV. I'll have a few years before I'm there...

Thanks SV. I'll have a few years before I'm there again.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-19-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 567
Posted By xdmikey
Nvrmnd

I removed half the studs. My bad!

The valve cover gasket was baked on! I had to get a tech over as I was afraid I would crack the cover. In fact, when it popped loose I thought he had cracked it....
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-19-2015, 09:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 567
Posted By xdmikey
VCG replacement-HELP needed

I'm finding that I can't reach into the holes to get the 10mm bolts/keepers out. It looks it may be too close on a side. I have a deep 10mm and it won't go either.
I'm an '05 in case it matters.
...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-18-2015, 06:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 395
Posted By xdmikey
A techy buddy and I did it in about an hour with...

A techy buddy and I did it in about an hour with good tools and no removal of major stuff.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-17-2015, 04:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,482
Posted By xdmikey
Now I'm scared! How did you get to the head...

Now I'm scared! How did you get to the head gasket? That is a much bigger job guy. Or maybe I'm missing something.

As soon as I decide whether I'm going to sell it or not I will get on this.
And...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-28-2015, 01:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,482
Posted By xdmikey
Thanks SilberVogel

I asked about Amazon because I can use Citibank points there but not a deal breaker at all!
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