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Forum: Pacific Northwest 07-15-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 398
Posted By TitaniumCranium
Thanks! I think the quality of membership...

Thanks!

I think the quality of membership has slipped and a lot of the people that used to care are done with trying.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-12-2014, 11:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 303
Posted By TitaniumCranium
IIRC these bolts holes go all the way through the...

IIRC these bolts holes go all the way through the pan. Drain the oil, unbolt the remaining two bolts and drop the sensor. If you're lucky the bolt will spin right out with finger pressure from the...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 07-10-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 398
Posted By TitaniumCranium
PNW forum is dead - actually the whole site has a...

PNW forum is dead - actually the whole site has a lot less traffic than it did a couple years ago.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-08-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 782
Posted By TitaniumCranium
Looks nice Jake. I might have gone a little...

Looks nice Jake. I might have gone a little darker but not much. I like to be able to see details at night too.

Do you have a radar detector? If so do you notice any difference in the radar...
Forum: Engine & Performance 07-08-2014, 12:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 830
Posted By TitaniumCranium
Hi all - Just FYI. I have the same one,...

Hi all - Just FYI. I have the same one, definitely a rep but not Simota. I think it cost around $350 new. Mine is the same way too. Minor imperfections in the gel coat but the CF is in great shape....
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-07-2014, 10:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 276
Posted By TitaniumCranium
I went through this too. It seams that post...

I went through this too. It seams that post 5/2003 cars don't seem to experience this problem. I purchased one from a junkyard for my drivers door about 2 years ago and haven't looked back. They...
Forum: Exterior 07-07-2014, 10:24 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,533
Posted By TitaniumCranium
It may be valuable to the right person but you...

It may be valuable to the right person but you may not find that person for some time. Have you tried the m3 forums... Car needs to be aggressive as hell to rock this and actually make it come off...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 07-07-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 597
Posted By TitaniumCranium
Well, maybe you're on the wrong forum... ...

Well, maybe you're on the wrong forum...

Most on here are enthusiasts of BMW's e46, which has a European heritage. Because of that they seek to follow European tradition when stylizing their car...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-07-2014, 09:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 287
Posted By TitaniumCranium
Many with auto seek to install an electric fan,...

Many with auto seek to install an electric fan, not because it is more efficient at cooling really, but it's generally considered quieter, pulls less load from the engine and is argued to be more...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-04-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 13,897
Posted By TitaniumCranium
Just joined the club. She's in amazing shape too....

Just joined the club. She's in amazing shape too. Pics in my sig.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-03-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,775
Posted By TitaniumCranium
As said each state is different but it's not a...

As said each state is different but it's not a big deal. I went through this with a boat in Washington state. Just applied for lost title. They wanted to know the current value but similar to what JD...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-30-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,032
Posted By TitaniumCranium
I'm in for the results too. Especially since in...

I'm in for the results too. Especially since in about 3 months you'll be on the verge of freezing to death if you try and do this work outside. I know that must sound unbelievable to someone in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-30-2014, 02:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,665
Posted By TitaniumCranium
Yes, that is correct. 4 taps = +/- 2.5 mph ...

Yes, that is correct.

4 taps = +/- 2.5 mph
8 taps = +/- 5 mph
16 taps = +/- 10 mph

Very convenient and accurate too.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-27-2014, 02:21 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,665
Posted By TitaniumCranium
It works at 120 :eeps:

It works at 120 :eeps:
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-27-2014, 02:16 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 787
Posted By TitaniumCranium
A couple other thoughts on how to move forward......

A couple other thoughts on how to move forward...

Arguably red is one of, if not the worst color you can try to match because the eye can easily discern extremely minor changes in hue. It's also...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-27-2014, 01:53 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 787
Posted By TitaniumCranium
Don't know if anyone really cares but yellow...

Don't know if anyone really cares but yellow painters tape is the correct 3m tape to use on automotive finishes. It's a rubber based low adhesion tape with a fairly stretchable paper mask.

I'll...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2014, 12:21 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 824
Posted By TitaniumCranium
The fault occurred because a sensor has...

The fault occurred because a sensor has determined that the difference between the RPM's registered at the engine and at the transmission input shaft, after the TC, have exceeded tolerable levels.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-16-2014, 03:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 824
Posted By TitaniumCranium
There is another common cause of the P0741 code...

There is another common cause of the P0741 code on the ZF transmission. It happened to me so I know first hand. It's quite common for the o-ring that seals the TC to the input shaft of the tranny to...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-05-2014, 01:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 653
Posted By TitaniumCranium
I'll give you one to play with... Just PayPal me...

I'll give you one to play with... Just PayPal me $350.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-04-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 298
Posted By TitaniumCranium
It's possible, since the interior of the 5-series...

It's possible, since the interior of the 5-series is a bit more spacious, that the 5-series FSR has a lower resistance when on the highest setting. Put a new 5-series FSR in tell us what happens. It...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-04-2014, 02:35 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,032
Posted By TitaniumCranium
Ha... didn't realize you were an Alaskan! I used...

Ha... didn't realize you were an Alaskan! I used to live in Fairbanks on Bennet. Had the paint on my F150 literally fall off when I backed out of the garage into the driveway when it hit -83 one...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-03-2014, 01:14 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,032
Posted By TitaniumCranium
I recall reading a lot of posts regarding CCV...

I recall reading a lot of posts regarding CCV issues. Another significant problem is the return tube getting plugged up with sludge. Especially if you make shorter trips in colder weather. It causes...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-03-2014, 12:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 377
Posted By TitaniumCranium
Honestly, I'd do the G.A.S. upgrade to a brand...

Honestly, I'd do the G.A.S. upgrade to a brand new DISA so I didn't have to wonder in the future.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-03-2014, 12:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 377
Posted By TitaniumCranium
The flapper is machined aluminum not plastic...

The flapper is machined aluminum not plastic like the OE. The pin is titanium and screws into the flap with the addition of a drop of red locktite. This is seated in place to stay - it's not going...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-02-2014, 10:36 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,032
Posted By TitaniumCranium
I don't often agree with Cavi Mike but... CCV,...

I don't often agree with Cavi Mike but... CCV, and I did read the whole post. Valve seals are not going give you a substantial oil film inside the intake plenum so what's left?
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