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Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 07-01-2015, 05:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 279
Posted By xdmikey
Any gains from a resonator delete?

Car is 330(mods in sig).
I had originally planned to put a set of magnaflow cats in that space but don't think I want to mess with tx dot on this.

Thanks
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-28-2015, 03:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 282
Posted By xdmikey
Thanks

a ton guys.
I'll be going to see my tech on Tuesday!
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-25-2015, 11:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 282
Posted By xdmikey
Rear suspension service, 94K

The rear suspension has never been serviced but my front has had CABs several times.
What should be done on the rear(on, not in!)and possible tests but I think something is due.

Thanks.
Forum: Southwest 06-24-2015, 08:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 232
Posted By xdmikey
Thanks Geo

I used to use them but they are so seemingly expensive, but all the Indy shops are. When they told me to save the brakes and use the clutch to slow the car I decided to move on.
Also, they all want...
Forum: Southwest 06-24-2015, 06:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 232
Posted By xdmikey
Alignment shops in NW Houston

Any ideas?
There was one mentioned on the corvette forum but I'd rather hear from some bimmer guys, hopefully in NW.

Thanks
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-23-2015, 09:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 475
Posted By xdmikey
Jonathon, I'm an '05 330ci with ~94k and I'm on...

Jonathon,
I'm an '05 330ci with ~94k and I'm on my third set of fcabs, about to have the fourth installed. Should I consider anything else front end wise?
I drive like an adult and don't do hpdes....
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-23-2015, 03:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By xdmikey
Righteo. Yes indeedy. And all the other nifty...

Righteo. Yes indeedy.
And all the other nifty phrases my dad used to use!
Many thanks. Problem solved.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-23-2015, 03:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By xdmikey
Thanks

There is only the one hinge?
That's all I remember seeing.
Sounds like time for a coffee break!
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-23-2015, 02:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By xdmikey
Door popping

All of a sudden my passenger door pops when you open it to the second little notch.
Ideas?
Lube? What kind?
Forum: Southwest 06-22-2015, 04:45 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 168
Posted By xdmikey
Indy shops in NW Houston

Need some front work(fcabs)replaced.
Don't have the lift or skills.
Also, are Meyle's the way to go? I talking longevity here, less than daily driver.

Thanks
Forum: Southwest 06-22-2015, 02:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 678
Posted By xdmikey
Fcab help needed

Frank, can you give me any pointers for doing these?
Am I going to need an alignment afterwards? I seem to remember this being a necessity.
Thanks.
Michael
281.635.0583
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 06-19-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 640
Posted By xdmikey
Does anyone have a link to used stock...

Does anyone have a link to used stock wheels(style 68); I'm kind of leaning to going square?

Thanks.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 06-19-2015, 09:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 314
Posted By xdmikey
Going back to style 68s

My rears have good tread and are 225/45 pilot sports; fronts are 245/40 pilots.

Of course, DTC has a nitto motivo in this size for $136 each but not a direct replacement in stock + $30 more,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-20-2015, 08:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 619
Posted By xdmikey
Thanks folks. I did my truck fuel filter...

Thanks folks.

I did my truck fuel filter today(after at least six years)after a couple of near stall outs yesterday but started up strong this evening.

I had my e46 filter replaced about 55k...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-20-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 619
Posted By xdmikey
When and where on e46 fuel filter?

All my toys have passed middle age and are in need of major maintainence.

Any advice on which one to get and when to replace and where to buy from?

Awesome advice on the starter purchase by...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-18-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 228
Views: 127,071
Posted By xdmikey
Thanks fanatics

My buddy(with mad skills!)and i(mostly handing stuff)did it in just under four hours, including the time we wasted taking crap off the top and then going to the parts store to buy a stubby wrench.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-04-2015, 11:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 363
Posted By xdmikey
Thanks for the replies and the link! I was...

Thanks for the replies and the link!
I was completely lost when I saw all the listings on Amazon.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-04-2015, 07:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 363
Posted By xdmikey
Need a starter

I thought it was my battery but it is my starter. I smacked it and she fired riight up.

Bosch, reman, what else?
Thanks.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-28-2015, 10:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 449
Posted By xdmikey
But after I drive it it starts right up. ...

But after I drive it it starts right up.

Have it tested at oreillys?
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-28-2015, 09:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 449
Posted By xdmikey
Please don't laugh

It charges my c5!

Cen-Tech automatic battery float charger.

I will try to put miles on my bummer daily for a bit and see if anything changes/improves.

Thanks Rob, guys.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-27-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 449
Posted By xdmikey
Battery tested at 91%

So I guess I will need to get a quality charger now. Or turn my cabrio into a DD!
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-27-2015, 06:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 449
Posted By xdmikey
Thanks again. Hopefully getting a battery at...

Thanks again.
Hopefully getting a battery at lunch.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-26-2015, 09:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 449
Posted By xdmikey
Thanks Rob

Item not available.
Got an alternative? Although I do think its time may have come.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-26-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 449
Posted By xdmikey
Battery charging

I put the battery minder on it for two weeks and it seemed to make no difference. It barely cranked but started. It has a stronger crank when I drive it every other day.

I have seen battery...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 03-11-2015, 11:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 303
Posted By xdmikey
Also, I think maybe I need to turn on some lights...

Also, I think maybe I need to turn on some lights in the warehouse when I'm trying to read tire sizes!
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