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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 11-02-2011, 09:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 703
Posted By Messe46
it could be a multiple of things: bad starter,...

it could be a multiple of things: bad starter, bad fuel relay, etc.
i would start with in that order.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 12-19-2010, 10:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,085
Posted By Messe46
Sport vs HD direct from bilstein (2)

I posted this up a few weeks ago in the Xi forum and figured it would also apply to non-Xi's as well. Here you go:
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-19-2010, 10:04 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,330
Posted By Messe46
this actually happened to me over the summer on...

this actually happened to me over the summer on the way to work (2 miles from my house). i brought it to the shop to check and clear the codes. my mech thought it was the steering angle sensor....
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-08-2010, 04:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,060
Posted By Messe46
Arrow Bilstein Sport vs. HD (Direct from Bilstein)

Hey Guys,
So it's time for my rear shocks to be replaced and I was searching around for info between the 2 shocks list above (Sport and HD, for those who can't/don't read everything :P). All the...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 11-03-2010, 01:34 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 42,495
Posted By Messe46
Euromeccanica 114 Pearl St Mount Vernon, NY ...

Euromeccanica
114 Pearl St
Mount Vernon, NY
914-668-1300
euromeccanicany.com
euromeccanicany@yahoo.com
Mon-Fri 8:30am-6pm

I, along with my dad, have been going there for about 4 years now....
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-18-2010, 01:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 731
Posted By Messe46
i would have brought it to a good, reliable indy...

i would have brought it to a good, reliable indy shop... my .02
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-18-2010, 01:20 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 6,710
Posted By Messe46
my dad picked up a pair of these about 7 years...

my dad picked up a pair of these about 7 years ago for his '02 e39 and is now using them in his '97 e31. they're a little pricey, but work really well.
http://ultimatecupholders.com/
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-18-2010, 01:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,033
Posted By Messe46
As for the full tank, any boat owner/mechanic...

As for the full tank, any boat owner/mechanic will fill their tank and put in fuel stabilizer, like Startron wich you can get at a Boat US or West Marine (safe for our cars too), into the tank (my...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-18-2010, 12:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,534
Posted By Messe46
when i was interning over the summer at my shop,...

when i was interning over the summer at my shop, it took about an 1-1.5 hours to do the rear on my car (we went at a normal pace) and took about 4-5 for the front b/c the left front bolt-head sheared...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-17-2010, 08:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,534
Posted By Messe46
you can take off the rear wheels and look (not to...

you can take off the rear wheels and look (not to be d!ck). also, the rear would look a little lower than 'normal'. taking a look only should take ~15min for each side (if you move slowly).
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-15-2010, 07:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,336
Posted By Messe46
As you face the engine (from above), look to the...

As you face the engine (from above), look to the 'top-right'. I believe that's where they put the reservoir on the m3 with smg, should be similar to any other model with smg.
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum 08-14-2010, 05:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 719
Posted By Messe46
headers and exhaust are probably your best bet...

headers and exhaust are probably your best bet for a 'quick fix'. you could also do cams and a full ecu tune (not shark injector, but a tune). hope that helps. btw, nice time!
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 08-12-2010, 10:07 AM
Replies: 3,435
Views: 169,923
Posted By Messe46
Good Luck Rick!! Sorry Shawn, I was so busy...

Good Luck Rick!!
Sorry Shawn, I was so busy this past weekend.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-04-2010, 05:19 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,897
Posted By Messe46
who cares who can win a straight line, you can...

who cares who can win a straight line, you can train a monkey to do that. go to a track or auto cross event and put money on skill (legal racing). my .02
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 08-04-2010, 09:27 AM
Replies: 3,435
Views: 169,923
Posted By Messe46
hey guys, so i'm going down to dc this weekend to...

hey guys, so i'm going down to dc this weekend to help run the mini cooper autox/test drive. look up 'minis take the states' if you're in the area, i believe it's arrive and drive.
edit: there's a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-03-2010, 09:17 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,897
Posted By Messe46
HOLY SH!T, I WENT TO HIGH SCHOOL WITH THAT KID!!!...

HOLY SH!T, I WENT TO HIGH SCHOOL WITH THAT KID!!! :rofl::rofl::rofl:
(not joking)
Forum: Buyer/Seller Feedback Forum 08-03-2010, 08:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,004
Posted By Messe46
DDM Tuning lost a customer

As the you can see in the title, they will not receive another dime from me.

Here's the story:
I ordered an M-tech II front bumper back in December 2009 when my car was in the body shop from an...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-29-2010, 12:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 535
Posted By Messe46
As stated above, you can use mostly any synthetic...

As stated above, you can use mostly any synthetic oil. I currently have 10w60 in my 325xi and she has no problems in 100+ or -30 degree weather. I'm going to switch over to 5w40 next change to save...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-29-2010, 12:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,790
Posted By Messe46
+1 Short answer, the book in her car has a...

+1
Short answer, the book in her car has a quick and concise answer for how the 2 systems work (xi vs rwd systems). It basically saws the xi has the option of being 'on' or 'off'. While the rwd...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 07-13-2010, 12:51 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,852
Posted By Messe46
if you have to do the rear, i believe you have to...

if you have to do the rear, i believe you have to do the front because they will feel totally different. go to a good indy shop. they tend to have better prices on labor ($30-40/hr less than...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-13-2010, 12:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,203
Posted By Messe46
could be the system is not pressurized evenly...

could be the system is not pressurized evenly (might have air in the line somewhere). also, does your fan fluctuate when its on (like someone is turning the fan speed up and down quickly)? if so, you...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 07-11-2010, 11:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 952
Posted By Messe46
you'll have better performance and ride quality...

you'll have better performance and ride quality from 17's
Forum: Parting Out 07-09-2010, 04:17 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,067
Posted By Messe46
baja SAE, it's pretty fun. how much for the FSAE...

baja SAE, it's pretty fun. how much for the FSAE car? lol
our school's aero car is basically your FSAE car but it's a hybrid with re-gen braking and awd (but it breaks down too much, that's why baja...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-08-2010, 08:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,870
Posted By Messe46
i dont know how long you have been tracking, but...

i dont know how long you have been tracking, but you have very good lines! :thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup:
Forum: Parting Out 07-08-2010, 08:13 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,067
Posted By Messe46
sorry about the car. how much for the aero car...

sorry about the car.
how much for the aero car or is it formula sae? :rofl: (i'm in mini baja at uvm and share a shop with aero)
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