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Forum: The Showroom 06-13-2006, 06:14 PM
Replies: 858
Views: 352,322
Posted By Matts330i
Low tire pressure? I would start a new topic on...

Low tire pressure? I would start a new topic on this. I doubt it would be the rims unless one was bent pretty badly.
Forum: The Showroom 05-21-2006, 01:42 AM
Replies: 858
Views: 352,322
Posted By Matts330i
the M logo and metal BMW roundel stickers are...

the M logo and metal BMW roundel stickers are each only $3-4 (with CCA discount) from your local dealership. They have several different sizes and simply replace the Velocity Motoring metal sticker.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-19-2006, 08:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 546
Posted By Matts330i
I guess my concern isn't with the quality of the...

I guess my concern isn't with the quality of the glass (hey, glass is glass and BMW gets their glass from the same company Safelite does) but with the quality of the install. I've heard mixed...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-19-2006, 07:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 546
Posted By Matts330i
It got hit by a very large rock that broke into...

It got hit by a very large rock that broke into two pieces when it hit the windshield causing two major chips of which there are two very long cracks now.

Yeah, good idea, let me make a few...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-18-2006, 03:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 546
Posted By Matts330i
Unhappy Windshield replacement at dealership

So, I'm having a huge debate with myself on this and I'm hoping for some experienced e46 to help out.

The wife and I were driving the wagon down the interstate last Sunday and a brand new S4 goes...
Forum: The Showroom 05-15-2006, 07:05 AM
Replies: 858
Views: 352,322
Posted By Matts330i
On the coupes the wheel never looks that wide for...

On the coupes the wheel never looks that wide for some reason.. maybe because the fender flares a little more than the sedan?

On those, did you get lug caps? If so, do you have a close-up of them?
Forum: The Showroom 05-04-2006, 06:57 AM
Replies: 858
Views: 352,322
Posted By Matts330i
Sharp - I like the black painted calipers... oh...

Sharp - I like the black painted calipers... oh and that bike. ;)
Forum: The Showroom 04-27-2006, 09:23 AM
Replies: 858
Views: 352,322
Posted By Matts330i
Oh, and as for Tramlining - not any worse but...

Oh, and as for Tramlining - not any worse but when I put those M68s on the iT it's horrible. We kept thinking something MUST be wrong with the car because it never followed the ruts like it does...
Forum: The Showroom 04-27-2006, 09:18 AM
Replies: 858
Views: 352,322
Posted By Matts330i
With the wider tires the handling has definately...

With the wider tires the handling has definately changed. I've been playing with the air pressure to dial it in just right. I'm at 34 front and 38 rear and that seems to be working well (whereas...
Forum: The Showroom 04-27-2006, 07:50 AM
Replies: 858
Views: 352,322
Posted By Matts330i
I just got mine on. Running 235/40/18 front and...

I just got mine on. Running 235/40/18 front and 265/35/18 rear... very minor rubbing with passengers until I got the rear fenders rolled.

Also, the M logo and metal BMW roundel stickers are each...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-20-2006, 08:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 476
Posted By Matts330i
Straw isn't going to scratch anything... just...

Straw isn't going to scratch anything... just make it dusty perhaps. The cleanup took about 10 minutes including wiping down the dash, etc. Looks like new again. Just know that with a little care...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-20-2006, 07:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 476
Posted By Matts330i
Talking Reason #629 to own an iT

I just added straw to the list of things I've hauled with my wife's wagon! :D

And to anyone wondering... it can hold 4 bails without using the front seats but it's a little bit of a mess to clean...
Forum: General Off-Topic 04-14-2006, 08:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 923
Posted By Matts330i
I like it!

I like it!
Forum: Ask a Site Sponsor 04-14-2006, 11:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 675
Posted By Matts330i
I've been very interesting in retrofitting my 330...

I've been very interesting in retrofitting my 330 with the bluetooth however I'm trying to figure out where the additional cost comes from? This unit is priced at $800 instead of very similar...
Forum: The Showroom 04-12-2006, 12:35 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,989
Posted By Matts330i
I love it! :thumbup: So beautiful! My Z4 was...

I love it! :thumbup: So beautiful! My Z4 was merlot red as well... rare with all the options is very true. I hated the color when I first got it but once I drove it for a while I love it and...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-05-2006, 01:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 465
Posted By Matts330i
Gary... is this 5 pounds per wheel or 5 pounds...

Gary... is this 5 pounds per wheel or 5 pounds total? :bow:
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-04-2006, 05:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 739
Posted By Matts330i
What about the Sumitomo HTR Z II? They also...

What about the Sumitomo HTR Z II? They also came highly recommended... of course, I'm not sure what that means anymore. :rolleyes:
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-04-2006, 04:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 739
Posted By Matts330i
Well, just got a reply about it from someone...

Well, just got a reply about it from someone else.. they say "please listen to me.. Stay away from Falkens.. im running 265 on my 9.5 rears and they dont fit.."

What wouldn't look stretched on a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-04-2006, 03:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,582
Posted By Matts330i
If it's a CPO, I would take it back in and have...

If it's a CPO, I would take it back in and have them swap coils or replace them all together. It took me a few times at the dealer to get them to replace the coils. They swapped the bad coil to...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-04-2006, 03:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 739
Posted By Matts330i
Exclamation 18" Staggered CSL Reps with Falken Tires - stretched?

So I've been searching and searching for days on this subject only to find the answer in one post only to then have it completely reversed by another post. So here it is:

I just picked up a set...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-04-2006, 01:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,582
Posted By Matts330i
Wink My Z4 3.0 did the same thing. Was hauling ace...

My Z4 3.0 did the same thing. Was hauling ace down the road on a beautiful day, top down, etc. when the whole car started shuddering and the SES light came on. I pulled over... let it idle for a...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-04-2006, 11:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 535
Posted By Matts330i
:thumbup:

:thumbup:
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-04-2006, 11:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 535
Posted By Matts330i
Edgeracing.com has some good deals on Falken...

Edgeracing.com has some good deals on Falken tires. The FK451s are very nice for not a lot of dough. I know several people who have them and they are very happy with 'em.. oh, and given the price,...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-03-2006, 03:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 908
Posted By Matts330i
Oh, and also, the stock setup with the sports...

Oh, and also, the stock setup with the sports package is 225 front and 245 rear. You *could* go with a 255 on the 8.5 rim but that's the absolute min for that wide of a tire. 245 can go on 8-9.5...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-03-2006, 03:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 908
Posted By Matts330i
Wink I'm not sure I would agree with the unbalanced...

I'm not sure I would agree with the unbalanced handling. With the 330 it oversteered like a champ so installing wider rear tires helped that out a ton in getting it balanced through turns.

Also,...
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