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Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 08-25-2005, 05:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 408
Posted By Slither
Thanks Gary. Would I be able to order the 33mm...

Thanks Gary.
Would I be able to order the 33mm and just cut off a couple of mm's?
Forum: Ask a Site Sponsor 08-25-2005, 04:55 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 270
Posted By Slither
Help! Who sells wheel lock bolts?

I just put coilovers on my 2005 BMW 330i ZHP.
I had to use 5mm spacers (and the relative bolts) to prevent rubbing.

Now my wheel locks will not fit.

Who sells lock bolts that would fit my...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 08-25-2005, 02:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 500
Posted By Slither
I did replace the lug bolts at the...

I did replace the lug bolts at the time..........they came with the spacers.

Now I just have to find out where I can purchase the set of 4 wheel lock- nuts for my rims.

Anybody gone through...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 08-25-2005, 07:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 408
Posted By Slither
Where to get wheel locks....after adding spacers?

Just put on coilovers and there was some slight rubbing happening.
I put on some 5mm spacers and the problem was solved.

New problem is that now my old wheel locks won't fit.

Where can I get...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 08-25-2005, 07:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 500
Posted By Slither
New wheel locks........because of spacers?

Just put on my coilovers and there was some slight rubbing happening.
I put on some 5mm spacers and the problem was solved.

New problem is that now my old wheel locks won't fit.

Where can I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-10-2005, 06:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,050
Posted By Slither
DO NOT repeat DO NOT paint the moldings OR...

DO NOT repeat DO NOT paint the moldings OR debadge it.
The contrast with the black and silver looks great.
Leave those 2 things just the way they are.
Nice job.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-10-2005, 01:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 390
Posted By Slither
That makes sense now. I got confused because I...

That makes sense now.
I got confused because I read a post where someone stated they had bought a set of FK coilovers AND some Koni shocks to lower their car.

I couldn't figure out why because if...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-10-2005, 10:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 390
Posted By Slither
One quick coilover question.... (I'm going nuts!!)

Okay here it is.
I have a 330i ZHP and want to lower it.

Is it just a case of buying coilovers?

I'm mixed up about shocks and springs, and coilovers too.
(I know coilovers are adjustable, but...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-08-2005, 07:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 494
Posted By Slither
Try checking out Bobo he's got a red ZHP with a...

Try checking out Bobo he's got a red ZHP with a nice drop he might be able to help you.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-08-2005, 11:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 494
Posted By Slither
A friend of mine just took his ZHP in and asked...

A friend of mine just took his ZHP in and asked for a 1.25 inch drop in the front.
In the rear he just went down an inch. He's kind of worried he didn't go low enough though. How much is it supposed...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-30-2005, 03:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 393
Posted By Slither
Ulo Oem?

Hey guys.........what does ULO stand for or refer to?
(already done a search to no avail)

Thanks.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-21-2005, 03:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 319
Posted By Slither
Modding before/during break-in period?!?

Guys what do you think about modding right off the bat?
Car is brand new 2005 330 with less than 50 km.

I'm thinking about a CAI and a drop with coilovers. Maybe exhaust as well.

Should I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-20-2005, 01:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 642
Posted By Slither
Thanks guys! Much appreciated.

Thanks guys!
Much appreciated.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-20-2005, 01:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 642
Posted By Slither
Thanks I'll check that out.

Thanks I'll check that out.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-20-2005, 01:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 642
Posted By Slither
Actually it's the Canadian dealers that are...

Actually it's the Canadian dealers that are telling me that they aren't legal. Something about the Highway Traffic Act.
That's why I tried Pacific. It was a nightmare dealing with that guy.
I'm so...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-20-2005, 12:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 642
Posted By Slither
Help!! Clears for a 2005 330I?

I'm losing my mind here.
I just spent 15 minutes on the phone (long distance) with some kid in the parts department at Pacific BMW attempting to purchase some clears for a 2005 330I.

First he...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-19-2005, 12:43 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,305
Posted By Slither
Well.......that's it then, 20% all around. I...

Well.......that's it then, 20% all around.
I managed to swing the sales guy for a free tint and the options were either 20% or 35%. (or a combination of both)
But 20% is really what I wanted since...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-18-2005, 07:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,305
Posted By Slither
Tint..........20% too dark?

Just wondering if anyone has ever gotten a 20% tint all around on a 4 door.

I know some guys have gone 20% on the back windows and the rear windshield.........but only 35% for the fronts.

Is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2005, 11:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 498
Posted By Slither
Excellent advice. I know I can't let him know...

Excellent advice. I know I can't let him know that I really want the car.
I guess I am going to find out how good a BS'er I am.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2005, 08:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 498
Posted By Slither
Congratulations on your purchase. I know what you...

Congratulations on your purchase. I know what you mean about these people. I think he's already tried to BS me, but I kind of expected that. It seems to come with the job.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2005, 07:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 498
Posted By Slither
That's all? I was thinking I should try to get...

That's all?
I was thinking I should try to get even more than that off.
What's a good starting point?
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2005, 06:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 498
Posted By Slither
Might buy today!! Need negotiation help!

If things go according to plan, I might purchase a 2005 330i ZHP today.
It's got a few extra options in addition to the Perf pack and the list price is $48,700 American based on those options.

I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-16-2005, 07:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 401
Posted By Slither
Just coil-overs?

You've got a nice looking drop there Bobo. The H&R's are definitely working for you.
Once I mess with it a bit I would like to track it a couple of times in the summer, but it's going to be an...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-16-2005, 02:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 401
Posted By Slither
ZHP drop! What will I need?

I have a deal I am considering for a 330I ZHP.
As you guys know........the Performance pack comes with Sports Suspension.
Based on some research on this board I am thinking about getting some...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-13-2005, 09:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 482
Posted By Slither
Yeah.........that's my biggest concern. I went on...

Yeah.........that's my biggest concern. I went on a couple of test drives on the weekend and the sales guy was just hammerin' that car. (not the demo)
You'd have to be pretty naive to think that...
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