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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-14-2011, 09:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,440
Posted By vander
I realize this is an old thread but did this ever...

I realize this is an old thread but did this ever end up working?

Would love purchase something like this, or even just get a parts list for this and build it myself. I get people flashing their...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-29-2011, 07:51 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 12,820
Posted By vander
m3 with snow tires will do fine in the winter. I...

m3 with snow tires will do fine in the winter. I see them all the time here in Toronto. Don't put sandbags in the trunk though, with the cars 50/50 weight distribution it is already going to provide...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-22-2011, 02:00 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 10,490
Posted By vander
has anyone tried the $400 made in china GT1? ...

has anyone tried the $400 made in china GT1?

http://cgi.ebay.ca/BMW-GT1-DIS-SSS-diagnostics-System-Work-Any-Laptop-/190465602183?pt=Motors_Automotive_Tools&hash=item2c58a27287
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-14-2011, 09:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,526
Posted By vander
This happened in Toronto and it was a 62 year old...

This happened in Toronto and it was a 62 year old lady who was caught about a week later after she came back and parked in the same lot. :lmao:
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-07-2011, 09:44 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,867
Posted By vander
I did mine in about an hour. As far as the shop...

I did mine in about an hour. As far as the shop goes its always expected that the mechanic can do it faster than the book ... if it says it will take 1.5 hours, it is expected that a good mechanic...
Forum: Lighting Forum 02-23-2011, 10:11 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,844
Posted By vander
I can also vouch for the small fitment of the...

I can also vouch for the small fitment of the v2's and their slightly blueish tint, they look exactly as depicted in the pics posted by TerraPhantm ... however i still love mine
Forum: Lighting Forum 01-14-2011, 08:24 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,480
Posted By vander
Although I have come to love my V2's i do agree...

Although I have come to love my V2's i do agree to some extent. The ccfl's I had looked better IMO but their cold weather performance was enough to convince me to get LED's this time.

This is...
Forum: BMW News from around the Web 01-12-2011, 05:36 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 12,105
Posted By vander
:lmao::lmao::lmao:

:lmao::lmao::lmao:
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-12-2011, 05:28 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 22,432
Posted By vander
Ok I have a question for you Hydrophobic...

Ok I have a question for you

Hydrophobic materials are typically used for repelling water and they do this by trapping a boundary layer of air on their surface, this also reduces drag in marine...
Forum: Lighting Forum 01-11-2011, 02:06 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,480
Posted By vander
As mentioned above they don't take away any...

As mentioned above they don't take away any functionality of the car. They are designed to always be on when you car is running.

Your turn signals are unaffected by the AE's, what he meant is that...
Forum: Lighting Forum 01-11-2011, 09:29 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,480
Posted By vander
I also have orion v2's and I get a lot of...

I also have orion v2's and I get a lot of compliments on them. They are definitely the brightest, I would say about the same brightness as the new Audi led's.
Forum: BMW News from around the Web 01-10-2011, 05:07 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 41,669
Posted By vander
I actually thought about making an aluminum...

I actually thought about making an aluminum version but interestingly enough with a little searching turns out its already been done
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-10-2011, 04:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,685
Posted By vander
whatever car you get just make sure you have it...

whatever car you get just make sure you have it fully inspected by a mechanic of your choice who is knowledgeable with that particular make. Having the dealer tell you it its got a clean Carfax,...
Forum: General Off-Topic 01-10-2011, 03:40 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 6,875
Posted By vander
At least a VW or Audi diesel would have been...

At least a VW or Audi diesel would have been respectable ... but a Prius :facepalm:
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-10-2011, 01:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,624
Posted By vander
studded tires are awesome! They are not legal...

studded tires are awesome! They are not legal here in Toronto though:(. 40mph with studded tires is not fast

now this is fast on snow ... if only all drivers knew how to drive like this in the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-09-2011, 05:04 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,693
Posted By vander
there is a pic about halfway down this thread...

there is a pic about halfway down this thread which shows what your spare tire well will look like if you want to fit the m3 exhaust. Half of it has been cut out, and a new slanted section is welded...
Forum: BMW News from around the Web 01-04-2011, 01:59 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 41,669
Posted By vander
Anyone crazy enough to try this??? Looks scary as...

Anyone crazy enough to try this??? Looks scary as hell but if it worked well for only $130:hmm:. The possibility of death and or destruction of your car if it were to break is enough to scare me off...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-28-2010, 05:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 828
Posted By vander
congrats on the purchase! For the hazards you...

congrats on the purchase! For the hazards you will likely have to replace the switch. You may be able to repair it, but its only a $30 part

here's a good thread which tells you how to replace or...
Forum: Engine & Performance 12-28-2010, 09:56 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,990
Posted By vander
PM sent

PM sent
Forum: Engine & Performance 12-26-2010, 12:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,201
Posted By vander
pm sent :thumbup:

pm sent :thumbup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-25-2010, 03:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,334
Posted By vander
If you have a smartphone just use an app called...

If you have a smartphone just use an app called speedview ... works like a charm
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-25-2010, 03:14 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 23,015
Posted By vander
I've heard only good things about the AFE dry,...

I've heard only good things about the AFE dry, having said that I just bought a replacement OEM filter instead because I could get it local
Forum: Engine & Performance 12-25-2010, 02:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,990
Posted By vander
I would also be interested in these ... could you...

I would also be interested in these ... could you check to see what shipping would be to Toronto Canada?
Forum: Engine & Performance 12-25-2010, 01:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,201
Posted By vander
what seller did you buy these from, and would you...

what seller did you buy these from, and would you be willing to ship to Toronto Canada?
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-23-2010, 08:56 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 48,622
Posted By vander
10 minutes isn't that long really, when I did...

10 minutes isn't that long really, when I did mine there was smoke for a good 20 minutes at least
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