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Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-24-2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,989
Posted By e46bonestock
dotca i have a similar thread ...

dotca

i have a similar thread
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=982440

I don't want to spend too much on tires, the best is out of my reach in terms of cost, also because a...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-24-2013, 05:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,134
Posted By e46bonestock
I'd stick to 205. 245/250 is too wide, more...

I'd stick to 205.
245/250 is too wide, more contact patch on the road, more tire roll resistance, lowers fuel economy.
So unless you tracking the car, it won't help.
Even if you do track the car,...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-24-2013, 05:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 728
Posted By e46bonestock
If you're talking about her 17" rims, yes, you...

If you're talking about her 17" rims, yes, you can use them.
I would say as long as the wheel speed does not differ greatly, sure you can use them.
There's enough break clearance, no worries.
...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-24-2013, 05:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 919
Posted By e46bonestock
if that was in CAD, I'd jump on it. Since I'm...

if that was in CAD, I'd jump on it.
Since I'm Cdn, Michelin are not cheap. They tend to be over $700 before rebate.
If I can find them for under $550 tax in, installed after MIR, I'm in.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-24-2013, 05:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 919
Posted By e46bonestock
sorry been away. CAD. tax in and includes...

sorry been away.
CAD.
tax in and includes install and everything.
Buying from local shop which I've bought before.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-18-2013, 12:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 919
Posted By e46bonestock
$630 - $70 MIR = $560 tax in, eco fee, tire...

$630 - $70 MIR = $560 tax in, eco fee, tire disposal, new valves, balancing.
What do you think?
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-17-2013, 03:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 919
Posted By e46bonestock
Thanks, my winter tires have even wear. I am...

Thanks, my winter tires have even wear.
I am looking for the best tires I can afford. I'm leaning towards Yokohama Ascends because its a decent tire, just wondering if anyone has experience with...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-17-2013, 10:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 919
Posted By e46bonestock
yes 205/55R16 are the ones I"m looking at...

yes 205/55R16
are the ones I"m looking at bad?
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-16-2013, 06:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 919
Posted By e46bonestock
need new tires for 16" e46 325

Hi all,

I would like advice on which tires to buy.
I don't have a lot of cash. Wet traction and braking performance, longevity and comfort/noise are primary, as I have dedicated winter tires. I...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-23-2011, 03:05 PM
Replies: 300
Views: 189,756
Posted By e46bonestock
I did mine over 3 years ago. Tranny was ok,...

I did mine over 3 years ago. Tranny was ok, wouldn't say sluggish, was grey. After ATF change with Mobil 1, car felt smoother. Changed diff fluid, old was golden but I didn't want to leave it in...
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 11-23-2011, 02:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,633
Posted By e46bonestock
I am from Ontario Canada also. We had freezing...

I am from Ontario Canada also. We had freezing rain last night.
I stick with OEM and get replacement insert refills.
I apply Rain-X concentrate on my windshield. It helps reduce dirt and grim on...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-16-2011, 07:24 AM
Replies: 1,241
Views: 374,227
Posted By e46bonestock
you don't have to buy it. if you want just use...

you don't have to buy it.
if you want just use a bluetooth visor or ear piece. it'll be cheaper.
I only did it cuz I wanted to complete the car and make it modern. just gotta do aux in and I'm done.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-16-2011, 07:22 AM
Replies: 1,241
Views: 374,227
Posted By e46bonestock
I just got a nexus s. bluetooth didn't work with...

I just got a nexus s. bluetooth didn't work with parot 5.09c
man firmware is so old. But I got it to pair and connect by downloading app in the market called bluetooth file transfer. It solved the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2011, 11:24 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 9,646
Posted By e46bonestock
that's the reason that one of my friends sold his...

that's the reason that one of my friends sold his A4 and got a TSX. mind you this was over 10 years ago. Audis seem to be using the same electrical connectors. if they don't click and are not...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2011, 11:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,510
Posted By e46bonestock
you're suppose to open the brake bleeder bolt,...

you're suppose to open the brake bleeder bolt, then compress the brake piston.
so as to ridding of old brake fluid.

see if you're due for brake fluid flush.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2011, 04:03 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 9,646
Posted By e46bonestock
it's good some people have good experience with...

it's good some people have good experience with audis.

I was just surfing around when I found this a few minutes ago
...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-21-2011, 01:31 PM
Replies: 1,241
Views: 374,227
Posted By e46bonestock
hmm, actually I have a nokia e71 and I installed...

hmm, actually I have a nokia e71 and I installed nokia maps thru nokia ovi suite.
my phone has a builtin gps. so I'm not using data. quite accurate, total shock.

with gps off, I can have radio...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 07-21-2011, 01:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,565
Posted By e46bonestock
I prefer the VMR. It looks cleaner than BBS LM

I prefer the VMR. It looks cleaner than BBS LM
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2011, 01:12 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 9,646
Posted By e46bonestock
I'd agree. when comparing non-M with non-S or RS...

I'd agree. when comparing non-M with non-S or RS cars, A4s look a lot better than e9x 3 series. I'm just unsure of the reliability of Audis. I've driven Audis in the past, so have my friends. Some...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-01-2011, 09:20 PM
Replies: 444
Views: 402,782
Posted By e46bonestock
are you sure you're doing it right? were you...

are you sure you're doing it right?
were you able to sync the working key with the car?

http://reviews.ebay.co.uk/BMW-Key-Programming-Reprogramming_W0QQugidZ10000000007275614

if you can't sync...
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 04-20-2011, 05:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,650
Posted By e46bonestock
full detail twice a year. late spring and late...

full detail twice a year.
late spring and late summer.
otherwise after wash, quick detailer to keep it slippery. except winter, washed 2-3 times.
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 04-20-2011, 05:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,213
Posted By e46bonestock
as others have said. the finish on your rims...

as others have said.
the finish on your rims are shot.
the chrome or paint is peeling off.
Time to get it refinished, not hard.

looks like the previous owner used pot scrubbers, the fool...
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 04-09-2011, 09:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,217
Posted By e46bonestock
applying sealant. what you can do is polish...

applying sealant.
what you can do is polish your headlamp.
if you need to sand it then do it.
you can use 3M's headlamp kit which comes with 2.50 - 3" pad that you connect to a drill.
if you have...
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 03-25-2011, 07:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,046
Posted By e46bonestock
Greg is right. you gotta start using detailers...

Greg is right.
you gotta start using detailers products instead of the stuff you can pickup at walmart, canadian tire, target.

some like Meg's m105/m205 combo. other's may prefer 3M products.
...
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 03-24-2011, 02:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,220
Posted By e46bonestock
florida sun. if you park outside, and don't...

florida sun.
if you park outside, and don't drive alot, you should get a car cover.
it'll keep it from collecting dust outside, and keep you interior cool.
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