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Forum: Complete Cars 10-04-2012, 11:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,546
Posted By ozymandias
I've dropped the price. Also, I'm going to be...

I've dropped the price. Also, I'm going to be replacing the rear brake pads & rotors next week!
Forum: Complete Cars 10-03-2012, 10:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,546
Posted By ozymandias
2004 330i ZHP - Northern VA

The car has been sold. Thanks for your interest

Note: The ad was listed here (http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=946647), but I relisted since I couldn't edit the title. Please go there...
Forum: Complete Cars 09-29-2012, 08:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,951
Posted By ozymandias
Mods, should I just re-list the ad if you can't...

Mods, should I just re-list the ad if you can't edit the title? Thanks
Forum: Complete Cars 09-26-2012, 10:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,951
Posted By ozymandias
Near leesburg

Near leesburg
Forum: Complete Cars 09-26-2012, 10:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,951
Posted By ozymandias
Can a mod please remove the price from the title?...

Can a mod please remove the price from the title? As I can't change the title I can't adjust the pricing. I would also recommend revising the posting guidelines, as I was trying to follow them and...
Forum: Complete Cars 09-24-2012, 12:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,951
Posted By ozymandias
FS: 2004 ZHP 330i - VA - 16k

Since the mods wouldn't edit the title I have moved the ad here: http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?p=14783715
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-12-2012, 01:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,925
Posted By ozymandias
BMW must have really crappy paint if a little...

BMW must have really crappy paint if a little warmth will ruin the paint. Most economy cars don't have anything under there.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-29-2011, 08:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 903
Posted By ozymandias
Looks like I somehow missed the washer that is...

Looks like I somehow missed the washer that is supposed to go under the shock mount. Well, they say I did. I looked over the old shocks multiple times and didn't find such a washer. So someone might...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-26-2011, 10:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 903
Posted By ozymandias
I've attached a picture. It looks like the entire...

I've attached a picture. It looks like the entire center section of the mount just ripped out...the shocks came pre-assembled from RRT and I didn't see a washer. There wasn't a washer on the shocks...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-25-2011, 10:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 903
Posted By ozymandias
Failed rear shock installation! Help...

I just installed new rear shocks and mounts in my ZHP. Well the car started feeling kind of squirrely over bumps so I looked in the trunk and the shock on the rear side is sticking out of the trunk...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-12-2010, 05:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,380
Posted By ozymandias
Yeah...it's like the designer couldn't decide on...

Yeah...it's like the designer couldn't decide on what texture to use on the rim so he just threw them all on there.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-12-2010, 04:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 442
Posted By ozymandias
Rear control arms

My right rear camber is off. It looks like the lower control arm was replaced but unfortunately the camber is still out by 1 degree. So either the trailing arm / carrier is bent or the upper control...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-08-2010, 03:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 975
Posted By ozymandias
Dunno. Don't hear any thunks though. Will find...

Dunno. Don't hear any thunks though. Will find out on Wednesday!
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-08-2010, 03:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 975
Posted By ozymandias
Yeah RRT said they could possibly move the...

Yeah RRT said they could possibly move the alignment pins to even out the camber between left and right but that would still result in -2 on each side which is kind of extreme for a street car. He...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-08-2010, 03:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 975
Posted By ozymandias
Called RRT and was really impressed. It was like...

Called RRT and was really impressed. It was like talking to a suspension encyclopedia on the phone. He said a -2.4 camber shouldn't even be possible on stock suspension. So I am taking it there on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-08-2010, 02:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 975
Posted By ozymandias
Also, you say worn springs? Is that even...

Also, you say worn springs? Is that even possible? I thought only the struts wore out.

He said he did a visual inspection of the control arms and they looked fine.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-08-2010, 02:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 975
Posted By ozymandias
You say camber is not adjustable, so what are my...

You say camber is not adjustable, so what are my options? The front is +.68 on the left and the rear is +.45 on the right...it's so strange!

Are the camber specs different for sport suspension vs...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-08-2010, 01:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 975
Posted By ozymandias
So here it is: FL Camber: -1.71* FL...

So here it is:


FL Camber: -1.71*
FL Caster: 4.63*
FL Toe: .05

FR Camber: -2.39*
FR Caster: 4.56*
FR Toe: .07
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-08-2010, 12:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 975
Posted By ozymandias
Camber way off

I've been having an issue with the car pulling to the left. The shop has said it's probably because the front camber is way out of spec but they can't get it back into spec. They say it's either the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-21-2010, 07:14 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,193
Posted By ozymandias
Threads like this get locked because for a while...

Threads like this get locked because for a while carfax would go around threatening to sue any boards which allowed it to go on.

However that is really the mod's problem, don't really understand...
Forum: Interior 09-01-2010, 11:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,359
Posted By ozymandias
Sent you a PM

Sent you a PM
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-01-2010, 11:33 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,285
Posted By ozymandias
Just to reiterate what Brooklyn said, DEET will...

Just to reiterate what Brooklyn said, DEET will dissolve some plastics, so I imagine it is having some kind of reaction with the black plastic on the mirrors.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-01-2010, 01:03 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,184
Posted By ozymandias
1) In a lot of states the severity of the offense...

1) In a lot of states the severity of the offense depends on how much you were speeding. 1mph over is not the same as 20mph over...so your statement about "you were speeding, or you weren't" is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-30-2010, 02:44 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,184
Posted By ozymandias
Yeah that's BS. I mean, I really doubt a Cobalt's...

Yeah that's BS. I mean, I really doubt a Cobalt's speedo has been properly calibrated to pace you in the first place...not to mention the off duty crap.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-14-2010, 08:37 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,212
Posted By ozymandias
I think the determining factor is going to be how...

I think the determining factor is going to be how far from the merge she hit you. If she hit you very close to the merge, you pulled out in front of her. If she hit you a mile from the merge, it...
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