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Forum: Complete Cars 10-16-2011, 05:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,754
Posted By OptimusPrime
Yes SULEV.

Yes SULEV.
Forum: Complete Cars 10-12-2011, 11:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,754
Posted By OptimusPrime
Automatic - 2 pedal.

Automatic - 2 pedal.
Forum: Complete Cars 09-26-2011, 09:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,754
Posted By OptimusPrime
Thanks. It has been the best car I've ever...

Thanks. It has been the best car I've ever owned. Sad to be selling it. But definitely not practical with a young baby.
Forum: Complete Cars 09-24-2011, 09:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,754
Posted By OptimusPrime
FS: 2004 325ci Black/Black Modded SoCal

2004 325ci - Facelift Coupe
102,000miles

Jet Black Exterior
Black Interior
Silver Trim
Sport Package
Moon Roof
Power Seats w/ Memory
Aftermarket Viper Alarm
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-25-2010, 05:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,669
Posted By OptimusPrime
Flushed the PS Fluid today. It wasn't as dirty...

Flushed the PS Fluid today. It wasn't as dirty as I had originally thought. It was cloudy, but not brown/black. I flushed with 3 quarts and it looks totally pink/clear.

Steering response seems...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-24-2010, 08:18 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,669
Posted By OptimusPrime
I'll give it a shot but the rims are seriously...

I'll give it a shot but the rims are seriously old and probably bent.



I appreciate the ideas you listed and several others that have been mentioned, but not only with this thread it is more...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-24-2010, 12:33 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,669
Posted By OptimusPrime
Sounds similar to my issue but every tech tells...

Sounds similar to my issue but every tech tells me that it can't be an issue and if the "silly" hub ring is helping it is only because it somewhat dampening the real issue. Maybe they are right, I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-23-2010, 11:04 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,669
Posted By OptimusPrime
235/40/R18 all around (non-staggered). I used to...

235/40/R18 all around (non-staggered). I used to run a staggered setup but ditched it due to burning through tires too quickly.



Rims are 18x8.5 Miro Type 942 72.56mm non-staggered
22 lbs...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-23-2010, 10:10 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,669
Posted By OptimusPrime
The tires are not great. Kumho Ecsta ASX. My...

The tires are not great. Kumho Ecsta ASX. My previous tires were Kumho Ecsta SPT. I chose the ASX as they offered a warranty on mileage and I burned through the old tires in 18k miles. As for the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-23-2010, 10:05 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,669
Posted By OptimusPrime
Vibration is in steering wheel not the seat. I...

Vibration is in steering wheel not the seat. I haven't experienced any mis fires and no codes are showing up at this time. Spark plugs were changed in the last 20k and oil change 3k ago. No signs...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-23-2010, 09:55 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,669
Posted By OptimusPrime
I do not feel any significant vibration...

I do not feel any significant vibration throughout the mid section/rear of the car. I do feel some VERY minor vibration throughout everything in the car at idle, but I tend to thing it is something...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-23-2010, 09:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,669
Posted By OptimusPrime
Thanks for the info. The slurping sound is not...

Thanks for the info. The slurping sound is not present when the car is on the the pump is running. This only occurs when I turn the wheel quickly with the car off and simply the steering wheel...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-23-2010, 06:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,669
Posted By OptimusPrime
12 Months of Wheel Vibration Still Unsolved!

I have had steering wheel vibration for 12 months and have not been able to solve the problem. I have spent literally hours and hours searching this forum for possible answers with nothing that has...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 08-09-2010, 02:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,682
Posted By OptimusPrime
The bmw hub is 72.56mm, the box for the wheels...

The bmw hub is 72.56mm, the box for the wheels say 72.60mm

BMW did a full inspection of the suspension and said that everything looked fine except for the alignment. I paid the ridiculous $200 to...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 08-05-2010, 01:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,682
Posted By OptimusPrime
Do you have a suggestion for a way to fix this? ...

Do you have a suggestion for a way to fix this? I haven't found an off the shelf hub ring that would fit. I'd hate to have to pay a machine shop a ton of money to machine steel rings that won't...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 08-04-2010, 01:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,682
Posted By OptimusPrime
Maybe someone who has powerflex bushings...

Maybe someone who has powerflex bushings installed could clarify how tight they should be. The nature of the powerflex bushing is quite different than OEM as it is a polyeurthane.

Btw, point...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 08-02-2010, 07:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,682
Posted By OptimusPrime
Not absolutely sure... but the vibration does not...

Not absolutely sure... but the vibration does not get worse under hard braking... maybe I'll try swapping out an old set of rotors on the front...

But, it seems that this all started after hitting...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 08-01-2010, 05:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,682
Posted By OptimusPrime
As stated above, I've already recently replaced...

As stated above, I've already recently replaced the control arm bushings with powerflex bushings.
Forum: Suspension & Braking 07-30-2010, 01:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,682
Posted By OptimusPrime
bump

bump
Forum: Suspension & Braking 07-19-2010, 07:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,682
Posted By OptimusPrime
Bump

Bump
Forum: Suspension & Braking 07-16-2010, 03:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,682
Posted By OptimusPrime
Angry Shaking Steering

I hit a pothole back in February and started feeling shaking in my steering from that point on. The pothole blew two tires and bent two rims (both on the left). Initially I replaced the tires and...
Forum: General Off-Topic 07-08-2010, 01:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 644
Posted By OptimusPrime
Thanks Dave. Let me know if you like it. I...

Thanks Dave. Let me know if you like it.

I encourage anyone that knows someone that likes piano music to share the link on facebook or twitter. I music career is starting to take a few positive...
Forum: General Off-Topic 07-08-2010, 07:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 644
Posted By OptimusPrime
Probably longer than it should have. About 120...

Probably longer than it should have. About 120 hours. But I had to teach myself objective c and Xcode.



Thank you for leaving the nice comment. It means a lot.
Forum: General Off-Topic 07-07-2010, 11:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 644
Posted By OptimusPrime
Thanks! Maybe I can get back to some more mods...

Thanks! Maybe I can get back to some more mods now that I'm not working on the app :)
Forum: General Off-Topic 07-07-2010, 08:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 644
Posted By OptimusPrime
Similar mellow style, but no singing. New Age...

Similar mellow style, but no singing. New Age Solo Piano.

Thanks Steve! Glad you enjoyed it. Thanks for downloading the app!
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