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Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 12-09-2013, 02:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 424
Posted By coffeebob
I found my email. They were Axxis brake pad I...

I found my email. They were Axxis brake pad I ordered in 2006 :D
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 12-09-2013, 11:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 424
Posted By coffeebob
forgot about brake pad brand ... help

I replaced my brake pads 90K ago. It was either from Austria or Austrilia, and it was low dust. Anyone knows the brand?
thanks.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 12-03-2013, 11:31 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 231
Posted By coffeebob
bouncier ride: koni adjustable + ACS sports springs

I had been using ACS sports springs & sports struts/shocks, and then ZHP struts/shocks, for about 160K on my 325i. Recently I upgraded to Koni Yellow Adjustable struts/shocks, while keeping the ACS...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 03-19-2013, 03:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 617
Posted By coffeebob
For Koni Yellow Adj, are these the correct parts...

For Koni Yellow Adj, are these the correct parts (for 02 325i sedan sport pkg)

8741-1390LSport - Koni Left Adjustable Front Strut
8741-1390RSport - Koni Right Adjustable Front Strut...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 03-19-2013, 12:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 617
Posted By coffeebob
Thanks Mango a summary: from...

Thanks Mango

a summary:

from www.rmeuropean.com

31312282459 $187.34 front strut
31312282460 $187.34 front strut

31336752735 $29.42 x 2 front strut mount
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 03-19-2013, 10:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 617
Posted By coffeebob
ready to get new suspension, ZHP inquiry

I have a 02 325i sedan sport package with ACS lowering springs + ZHP shocks/struts for 120k now (car at 160k). They are at about end-of-life.

1) Are they any places that sell the ZHP...
Forum: General BMW Model Discussion 02-10-2011, 12:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,289
Posted By coffeebob
Thanks for all the good info. Bad window...

Thanks for all the good info. Bad window regulators sound familiar. Mine too. All 4. I couldn't there's a website for MZcoupe.
MZcoupe rear wheels are so wide, they make the whole car look wider...
Forum: General BMW Model Discussion 02-09-2011, 12:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,289
Posted By coffeebob
ReAlLy? I don't mind. Z3/MZ3 coupe is a mean...

ReAlLy? I don't mind. Z3/MZ3 coupe is a mean looking car. Hardly see one, and never seen a woman driving one. May be you mistook a man with long hair as a woman? :craig::craig::craig:
Forum: General BMW Model Discussion 02-09-2011, 12:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,289
Posted By coffeebob
Planning to get a Z3/MZ3 coupe, need some advice

Anyone has experience with the Z3 or MZ3 coupe (not convertible). Too bad they only made it for couple of years back in the days. Anything to watch out for? Any common problems?
Thanks a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-28-2010, 09:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,052
Posted By coffeebob
http://i97.photobucket.com/albums/l221/grinderbob/...

http://i97.photobucket.com/albums/l221/grinderbob/123456.jpg

waiting for 234567
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-28-2010, 09:39 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 8,407
Posted By coffeebob
Mine lasted 72k with ACS springs. My tires were...

Mine lasted 72k with ACS springs. My tires were cupped.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-28-2010, 09:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 835
Posted By coffeebob
okay, I went ahead and bought some new tires, and...

okay, I went ahead and bought some new tires, and did the alignment.
Blown tire side:
camber was -1.9 now -1.6
toe was 0.18 now 0.10

opposite side (more evenly worn)
camber was -1.5 now -1.6...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2010, 10:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 863
Posted By coffeebob
I am getting used to oil burning, mine burns...

I am getting used to oil burning, mine burns about 1 qt every 700 miles, pretty right on.
I took it to a reputable shop, and they could only speculate and they said my engine and everything was...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2010, 09:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 835
Posted By coffeebob
Good to know all these info from various people. ...

Good to know all these info from various people.
I don't drive fast, usually 60-65 miles. But I do throw into exit on/offramps
2/3 of the time :P I don't feel it myself, but my friend said he...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2010, 07:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 835
Posted By coffeebob
thanks guys. I want to make use of my original...

thanks guys.
I want to make use of my original fullsize spare tire, came with Michelin MXM when I bought the car new in 2002.
I couldn't find MXM from tirerack.com, they have MXM4. I wonder if I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2010, 01:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 835
Posted By coffeebob
25K on rear Dunlop Signature normal?

hope to get some inputs on this forum.

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=794107
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 09-26-2010, 01:19 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 491
Posted By coffeebob
rear dunlop sport signature blown, inside tread worn down 25k miles only

Is this normal? 25K miles is really low to me. The car is 1/2 inch lowered for the last 100K. My OEM rear michelin lasted 65k, then cheap Falken lasted 30K, now this Dunlop SP signature lasted only...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-15-2010, 12:40 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 28,638
Posted By coffeebob
thank you for all the info. Although 70%...

thank you for all the info. Although 70% highway, but it's often stop and go stop and go...
I havne't noticed anything abnormal about the rpm needle. After shifting into a gear, sometimes when I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-14-2010, 08:11 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 28,638
Posted By coffeebob
E46 clutch lifetime, how long did yours last? symtpoms of dying...

How long have your factory clutch last on your E46? I have about 120K on it, 70% highway, 30% city. What are some symptoms of a dying clutch?
thanks.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-30-2010, 12:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 549
Posted By coffeebob
minor hesitation press on gas across 3K rpm

My 02 325i has about 120k, last service was at 70k.
Recently, I started having hesitation/puttering when I push on the gas pedal with the rpm goes across about 3K, especially at 3rd gear. But not...
Forum: Engine & Performance 04-09-2010, 12:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 413
Posted By coffeebob
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-07-2009, 12:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,119
Posted By coffeebob
My 115K 325i been running strong, and almost...

My 115K 325i been running strong, and almost trouble free. Only normal wear and tear maintainese.
Oil change can be much cheaper, just get your own oil (<$25 5 quart M1 or Castrol Synthetic, need 2...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-11-2009, 01:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,453
Posted By coffeebob
how long will koni adjustable or koni fsd last? ...

how long will koni adjustable or koni fsd last? I plan to get them soon. I guess not as long as 70K
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-11-2009, 01:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,453
Posted By coffeebob
I agree. my stock sport package shocks/struts...

I agree. my stock sport package shocks/struts gave out at about 70k. Tires were all cupped. It was so obvious when I ran my hand over the tires. I just didn't check them. There was no visible...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-10-2009, 11:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,453
Posted By coffeebob
what did you replace them with?

what did you replace them with?
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