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Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-02-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 444
Posted By Drkhse
Thanks, I'll give this a try.

Thanks, I'll give this a try.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-02-2014, 12:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 444
Posted By Drkhse
So they kinda go halfway around and back on to...

So they kinda go halfway around and back on to each other? Or half on one side and half on the other?
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-01-2014, 09:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 444
Posted By Drkhse
m3 smg clock spring problem.

Hello, I need a bit of assistance here. It has been a long day doing my interior swap. I pulled my smg steering wheel off and big f***ing surprise.... goddamn f***ing clockspring came unwound. All...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-23-2013, 07:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,873
Posted By Drkhse
And I've disregarded wife and acquired mods...

And I've disregarded wife and acquired mods enough in the past to know better lol. Should've heard how pissed she was when I came home with the e34 lol. Never going to hear the end of that one.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-23-2013, 07:23 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,873
Posted By Drkhse
Lol, it wasn't meant as a jab, take it as a...

Lol, it wasn't meant as a jab, take it as a compliment. One of my main problems as far as ordering things go is time and international shipping costs. $35 turns to $75 pretty quick. All for something...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-23-2013, 04:19 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,873
Posted By Drkhse
Good point, I was thinking more geometrically as...

Good point, I was thinking more geometrically as to the side load comment and less structurally. So in theory if it were designed to take the weight at the top of the strut as it was originally...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-23-2013, 03:16 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,873
Posted By Drkhse
but in theory wouldn't the sideload aspect be...

but in theory wouldn't the sideload aspect be exactly the same just by shortening up the strut? as legitimate Coilovers just have a shorter strut assembly
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-23-2013, 03:12 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,873
Posted By Drkhse
Alright, fair enough. The side load aspect is a...

Alright, fair enough. The side load aspect is a good point that was previously not considered. My major problem with previous posts were the lack of specificity. I was not concerned with the weld...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-23-2013, 12:36 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,873
Posted By Drkhse
Again, the weld wouldn't be what i was worried...

Again, the weld wouldn't be what i was worried about. I could equally worry about a meteorite, or alien abduction. By the numbers and my experience i really see no reason why this wouldn't work. All...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-23-2013, 12:28 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,873
Posted By Drkhse
Then with an engineering degree you would know...

Then with an engineering degree you would know that an ER70S-2 tig rod will have a minimum as welded dynamic load yeild strength of 70, 000lbs/in. Off hand I'd say the actual tube is around 2" which...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-23-2013, 11:37 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,873
Posted By Drkhse
Just wondering why you would say just no? Failed...

Just wondering why you would say just no? Failed attempt? Engineering degree? Something?
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-23-2013, 10:10 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,873
Posted By Drkhse
On a continuous bead yeah it would also if it was...

On a continuous bead yeah it would also if it was welded with a mig welder. I was going to use low heat tig much narrower heat affected zone. With continuous pulse. 1/4" at a tine with significant...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-23-2013, 09:47 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,873
Posted By Drkhse
the spring rate should be uneffected however the...

the spring rate should be uneffected however the travel would be decreased. I don't see how that would be a problem to and from the grocery store. I'm just awfully sick of that horrible wheel gap on...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-23-2013, 09:32 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,873
Posted By Drkhse
a quick suspension question.

okay so here's the deal, I'm looking to drop the front of my XI a little bit but my wife will not let me spend any money on it right now lol. so what I was thinking was to cut the perch and weld it...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-04-2013, 07:16 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,610
Posted By Drkhse
I did it in my jetta. Black microsuede. Used 3M...

I did it in my jetta. Black microsuede. Used 3M super 77, held up extremely well, about 9 years actually. I did it right over the existing headliner. So personally I think that the 77 is the way to...
Forum: BC, AB, Saskatchewan, Manitoba 04-01-2013, 07:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,423
Posted By Drkhse
if you were in Winnipeg I'd trade you my range...

if you were in Winnipeg I'd trade you my range rover for it!!
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-27-2012, 11:40 AM
Replies: 548
Views: 446,914
Posted By Drkhse
Subscribed. Great thread! I'll be doing a couple...

Subscribed. Great thread! I'll be doing a couple of these this weekend, keep them coming! I might add a couple in later when I've got some time.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-18-2012, 09:39 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,131
Posted By Drkhse
I bought my wife a range rover she can't curb a...

I bought my wife a range rover she can't curb a thing with that. Front and rear sensors also. Luckily for me she doesn't want to drive any of my cars anymore, but then again she refused to even ride...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-18-2012, 08:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 711
Posted By Drkhse
Bump, anybody know about this?

Bump, anybody know about this?
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-18-2012, 12:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 711
Posted By Drkhse
M50 maf on m52?

Hey, don't know if this is possible but or been looking around, some say yes some say no. But can I use a m50 maf off my e34 525i on my e46 325xi? Ive got some sneaky suspicions that mine might be...
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-16-2012, 01:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 581
Posted By Drkhse
Thanks, I'm loving it! yeah, I hear you. When I...

Thanks, I'm loving it! yeah, I hear you. When I bought it it had hideous aftermarket 16"s on it. they had to go. I already Had this set so I threw them on, I'm in the process of trying to talk my...
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-16-2012, 10:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 581
Posted By Drkhse
http://i882.photobucket.com/albums/ac28/vwwerks/IM...

http://i882.photobucket.com/albums/ac28/vwwerks/IMG_0836.jpg
here she is with the wheels on it.
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-15-2012, 08:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 581
Posted By Drkhse
Hello from Winnipeg!

Hey everyone! Brand new to this forum having just picked up a loaded 03 325xi. Got a wicked deal on it as I work for a pre-owned dealer in a large auto group in the summer. So now I technically have...
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