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Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-09-2013, 05:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 598
Posted By DBrown
Arrow FS: Winter Tires on Stock Rims

I'm selling my current winter tires and rims. I'm asking for $350, picked up. The tires are Semperit Speed Grip Snow Tires, 203/50 R 17. They are 2 years old, with plenty of tread left. Rims will...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-04-2013, 08:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 492
Posted By DBrown
driving around is fine, fan only matters at idle,...

driving around is fine, fan only matters at idle, so might run a little hot at lights. As long as the fan engages when it needs to, i'd say you should be fine for now, might want to go out and get...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-04-2013, 08:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 903
Posted By DBrown
A friend of mine has a mechanical version of...

A friend of mine has a mechanical version of that, that works off of hydraulics. Works pretty well, but for 2gs you could probably find a used hoist. Seems way overpriced to me.
Forum: Complete Cars - Private 04-02-2013, 06:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,793
Posted By DBrown
here's some pics, got it figured out

here's some pics, got it figured out
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-02-2013, 05:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 456
Posted By DBrown
wow :yikes: 26 years, i don't think any car in...

wow :yikes: 26 years, i don't think any car in Canada could be on the road that long
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-02-2013, 04:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 456
Posted By DBrown
Dunno yet, whatever I can afford to finance. I've...

Dunno yet, whatever I can afford to finance. I've been looking at the new Camaro's, my family has owned many, interior sucks but hard to turn up 400hp
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-02-2013, 04:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 456
Posted By DBrown
Smile I've thoroughly enjoyed my stay

So I'm selling my BMW, I just want to start a thread to say how much I loved that car. Thanks to the very helpful people on this site, I've learned how to do cooling system, power steering system,...
Forum: Complete Cars - Private 04-02-2013, 03:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,793
Posted By DBrown
Red face FS: Black 325Ci

I'm selling my beloved black 325Ci, :( looking for something in the ball park of $7000. Open to all offers

Car comes with both sets of tires, Yokohama S Drive summers and Semperit winter tires,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-31-2013, 10:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,543
Posted By DBrown
For creaks you'll probably need to just lube up...

For creaks you'll probably need to just lube up the tracks and whatnot. Clean em off and get some new white lithium grease.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-28-2013, 07:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 312
Posted By DBrown
If you have an h/k setup than you have an...

If you have an h/k setup than you have an auxiliary input where the cd changer would go. Look up dice or usa spec ipod integration. as for the removal of radio its possible, just a little of a pain...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-19-2013, 11:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 901
Posted By DBrown
I still own, mine. It still has maintenance, but...

I still own, mine. It still has maintenance, but so does every old car. Research and plan your mileage for the school year. I do my own maintenance in advance and don't have any major issues during...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-28-2013, 09:57 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,623
Posted By DBrown
Always 6 point sockets on everything, one...

Always 6 point sockets on everything, one stripped bolt and hours trying to get it out, taught me my lesson and made me throw out those crappy 12 point ones.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-21-2013, 02:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,180
Posted By DBrown
Noticed better handling with my 18s but little...

Noticed better handling with my 18s but little harder ride. Don't be cheap, cheap ones will be heavy and balance up terribly. If the rims don't balance nice with the thinner sidewall you will notice...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-20-2013, 06:28 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 23,110
Posted By DBrown
I'm never gonna understand these people that get...

I'm never gonna understand these people that get mad at the fact that their high mileage old cars are breaking down. My car is getting on my nerves lately because its getting up there in repairs and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-20-2013, 06:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 626
Posted By DBrown
Never did alignments after fcab did when i did...

Never did alignments after fcab did when i did the whole arms but not bushings. Get up to 60 and let go of the steering wheel, if you hit the guardrail then you need an alignment. ;)
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-17-2013, 10:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 777
Posted By DBrown
How does 89 octane affect my engine ?

So the previous owner of my car ran 89 in it for about 7 years and when I got it I started running 91. Does the long term use of that fuel cause any buildup in the filter or anywhere ?

My car...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-17-2013, 09:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,479
Posted By DBrown
I just drained from under expansion tank. Worked...

I just drained from under expansion tank. Worked fine. Had to top up periodically for a while cause my way put a little air in the system. But I just checked fluid level for about 2 weeks and now...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-17-2013, 09:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 921
Posted By DBrown
Pretty sure this is right. Blue thing is a...

Pretty sure this is right. Blue thing is a strainer for on the pump inlet itself believe and the large one goes just under the cap where you fill it up. I noticed that when you fill the tank using a...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-16-2013, 10:36 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 113,859
Posted By DBrown
My driver was busted, but ignore the driver as...

My driver was busted, but ignore the driver as long as the metal is there you can fab up something was simpler. The problem is that if the front left clip passes by the driver the sunshade gets stuck...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-14-2013, 01:17 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,924
Posted By DBrown
Mine is my first car, all my expenses are car...

Mine is my first car, all my expenses are car related pretty much. I bought my car at 15 with my savings and worked on it to get it in good shape for when I actually started driving it legally ;)...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-03-2013, 01:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 9,898
Posted By DBrown
For anyone doing this DIY that were unable to...

For anyone doing this DIY that were unable to find a 13mm tube wrench. I took the interior door panel off and was able to use a 13mm wrench instead of the tube socket to adjust pretension. Little...
Forum: BC, AB, Saskatchewan, Manitoba 12-29-2012, 12:52 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,430
Posted By DBrown
How many Canuck fanatics do we have ?

Just like the title says. I've always wondered how many Canadians are on this site. Where you guys from? Who drives in the snow?


Personally I live in markham, Ontario. I drive year round snow...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-29-2012, 12:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 882
Posted By DBrown
Not since I've changed my fluid!! But at -30 I'd...

Not since I've changed my fluid!! But at -30 I'd let any engine warm up. But I used to have slippage all the time until I changed the fluid a few months ago. Also try adjusting yours transmission...
Forum: Lighting Forum 12-27-2012, 10:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,930
Posted By DBrown
Ohh yeah I was talking about the water guards one...

Ohh yeah I was talking about the water guards one the side. Yeah mine were really hard to click in when I installed my eagle eyes. Can always use some butyl rubber to hold them in place haha. When I...
Forum: Lighting Forum 12-26-2012, 11:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,930
Posted By DBrown
Mine were really right had to force the hell out...

Mine were really right had to force the hell out of the stock covers to get em to fit. Maybe grab some new stock ones should be more flexible maybe. Dunno where you would get covers that are anything...
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