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Forum: General E46 Forum 05-19-2013, 01:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 267
Posted By CHippensteel
It worked

Hey, guess what!? It worked. Propane flame to the first three plastic panels works like a charm. CHeers!
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-17-2013, 03:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 267
Posted By CHippensteel
Torch Treatment on Rear Plastic?

Hey all, I heard that people actually take a propane torch to the rear plastic (mine is now gray, not black) to get it to look nice and black again. I just tried it out for a quick second and seems...
Forum: New England 10-03-2012, 09:17 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,934
Posted By CHippensteel
We might be in for a little rain but it's going...

We might be in for a little rain but it's going to save a lot of people the trouble of waxing and "shining" their cars. Wet look without the product.
Forum: Complete Cars 09-27-2012, 08:46 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 442
Posted By CHippensteel
2000 323i Wagon

Finally willing to let my Orient "Blue Steel" wagon go. 124k. Automatic. Great condition. Front alignment, control arms and bushings. All fluids done at 106k. Water pump, belts and pulleys. Valve...
Forum: New England 09-25-2012, 07:10 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,934
Posted By CHippensteel
Link didn't work fyi

Link didn't work fyi
Forum: New England 09-25-2012, 07:10 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,934
Posted By CHippensteel
I'll be there!

I'll be there!
Forum: BMW News from around the Web 09-25-2012, 06:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,937
Posted By CHippensteel
Cool. Thoughts anyone? Or is it too competitive...

Cool. Thoughts anyone? Or is it too competitive and we don't want to share our thoughts? I'll start.

I want to see where the sun is brightest in a parking lot so I can try to charge my solar...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-27-2012, 09:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,500
Posted By CHippensteel
Anyone have any idea how much a shop should...

Anyone have any idea how much a shop should charge to replace my water pump? I think mine's it's last legs--last week I got a spray of white/rainbow liquid on my front hood. So I'm going to have it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-23-2012, 12:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 577
Posted By CHippensteel
I'm trying t do this now. 6 years later. And it's...

I'm trying t do this now. 6 years later. And it's still a huge PITA
Forum: Complete Cars 02-23-2012, 01:48 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,897
Posted By CHippensteel
NVM, just saw the Canada note. GLWS

NVM, just saw the Canada note. GLWS
Forum: Complete Cars 02-23-2012, 01:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,897
Posted By CHippensteel
I have an '00 323i Wagon I'd be interested in...

I have an '00 323i Wagon I'd be interested in trading + $. Shoot me a message if you're interested. I'm living in Portland, Oregon right now.
Forum: Pacific Northwest 02-05-2012, 10:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,253
Posted By CHippensteel
I'm interested. Can you email me some close-ups?...

I'm interested. Can you email me some close-ups? My email's in my profile.
Forum: Pacific Northwest 02-03-2012, 08:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 521
Posted By CHippensteel
Hey man, glad to hear there's someone else new in...

Hey man, glad to hear there's someone else new in town! I dont think the small garage will be too much of a problem. I'm thinking we could park my wagon closer to one side and then the other. Anyway,...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 02-02-2012, 01:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 521
Posted By CHippensteel
Need to Paint Rust Spots. DIY Help/Garage Anyone?

Hi guys,

I'm fairly new to the Portland area (been here about 4 months now) and am looking to repaint two rust spots on the rear quarter panel.

I've got all the needed sandpaper, spray...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-26-2012, 01:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 369
Posted By CHippensteel
It fits the trunk space, not the pinch point. So,...

It fits the trunk space, not the pinch point. So, I'll need to angle it in and out, but even doing so I'm not sure if it'll work. I'm guessing you don't have experience with the 323i wagon space.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-26-2012, 12:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 369
Posted By CHippensteel
Will a 30.5"h x 60"w x 28" d table fit into a 323i Wagon?

Hi guys,

I bought a table/desk today and need to know if I can fit it into my car. Has anyone fit a table this size into the wagon? I know it will fit length and width wise, but not sure if the I...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 01-21-2012, 12:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 917
Posted By CHippensteel
Pretty much. Drinkin' beers seems to be what...

Pretty much. Drinkin' beers seems to be what people devote time and money too, and coincidently, garage space brewing. Not that there's anything wrong with that ha.
Forum: Pacific Northwest 01-21-2012, 12:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 917
Posted By CHippensteel
I'm in SE Portland, not much going on other than...

I'm in SE Portland, not much going on other than maintenance whenever I can get it done. I'm actually looking to meet someone with a garage so I can repaint a couple of rust spots. I'll bring the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-08-2011, 09:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 403
Posted By CHippensteel
Ha yeah, teasing implies something you might...

Ha yeah, teasing implies something you might actually come away with easily.
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-08-2011, 09:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 243
Posted By CHippensteel
That's for sure. Thanks for the welcome. So many...

That's for sure. Thanks for the welcome. So many bimmers driving around Portland right now it's incredible.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-08-2011, 03:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 403
Posted By CHippensteel
Drive Side Door--Speaker Out--Brain Teaser

Hi guys,

The Tweeter and Mid-range are out on the driver side. Every other speaker in the car is now working. I say now because before I took the door panel off the driver's side, the passenger...
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-08-2011, 02:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 243
Posted By CHippensteel
New Portland, OR Member

Hey guys,

New to this forum and to Portland for that matter. I drive a 2000 323i wagon that I try and take care of. The speakers are giving me a hard time right now, as are many other things, but...
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