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Forum: Southeast 09-27-2008, 06:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 376
Posted By raiyu
Need Reliable Mechanic/Tuner Shop for Car Inspection (NC)

Im located in Brooklyn but found a great E36M3 in North Carolina, located at:
GREENSBORO, NC 27401

Need to find a good mechanic/tuner to have the car inspected to make sure everything is fine...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-25-2008, 12:37 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,706
Posted By raiyu
I had an 00 328Ci pre-owned, then an 05 M3, my...

I had an 00 328Ci pre-owned, then an 05 M3, my younger brother picked up an 08 335xi, so I can give you an assesment of all of them.

The 328Ci is comparable to the 330Ci and it is definitely...
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum 09-05-2008, 04:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,670
Posted By raiyu
Yeah that video is of VIR, starts at the oak...

Yeah that video is of VIR, starts at the oak tree, I just got back from 3 days there (Full course). It was a 9 hour trip to get there, but completely worth it. Doing a few track days there you are...
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum 09-05-2008, 04:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,070
Posted By raiyu
Going with the Hawk pads was a good choice, as...

Going with the Hawk pads was a good choice, as you get more track days you are going to burn through stock pads very quickly.

Also make sure that you have at least 50% of your pads left, as the...
Forum: E90 Sedan / E91 Wagon / E92 Coupe / E93 Cabrio - General Forum 05-11-2008, 10:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,076
Posted By raiyu
Need Advice - 335xi Coilovers

I wanted to get my brother a coilover kit for his 335xi and I wanted to get some real world feedback on what people are running.

He does autocross and track events with me, and being in NYC means...
Forum: E90 Sedan / E91 Wagon / E92 Coupe / E93 Cabrio - General Forum 05-11-2008, 10:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,324
Posted By raiyu
I would say go for an M3 over a 335i. I had one...

I would say go for an M3 over a 335i. I had one for 2 years (6spd) and compared to my younger brothers 335xi (6spd) I have to say that the M3 out of the box definitely feels more sporty. Better gear...
Forum: E90 Sedan / E91 Wagon / E92 Coupe / E93 Cabrio - General Forum 05-11-2008, 09:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,102
Posted By raiyu
When it comes to mods I think the first thing you...

When it comes to mods I think the first thing you need to figure out is what your main goal is, that will help people give you some advice and narrow down your choices.

For exhaust, are you going...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 03-10-2008, 12:37 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,019
Posted By raiyu
Let it go. If you are serious look into securing...

Let it go. If you are serious look into securing where you park your car or change lots.

I had a front bumper stolen in broad daylight, including foglights, and I had to get new plates. So it...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-09-2008, 10:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 832
Posted By raiyu
Test drove the coupe, saw the sedan. I guess they...

Test drove the coupe, saw the sedan. I guess they are pushing the coupe more but I think the sedan may actually be in higher demand over time (higher residual and much more practical).

I think the...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-08-2008, 09:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 929
Posted By raiyu
Went from an E46 M3 to an E60 M5 to a 997TT. The...

Went from an E46 M3 to an E60 M5 to a 997TT. The M5 was better than the M3 in every way imaginable, from the interior comfort, to the power delivery, and even the handling wasnt that far off. With...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-07-2008, 04:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,464
Posted By raiyu
As others have said E46 is a classic already. ...

As others have said E46 is a classic already.

If you want a unique look add a few mods and it will be a huge head turner, and bone stock, its still a well respected car.

But if this question...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-06-2008, 10:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 832
Posted By raiyu
Test drove the new E92 M3

So I dropped off the M5 at JMK service and Lucas invites me to test drive the new M3, I couldn't pass it up.

Wonderful Sound - best sound system I've ever heard in a stock car, blows the M5 sound...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 03-06-2008, 03:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 704
Posted By raiyu
Yes - AWD :)

Yes - AWD :)
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 03-06-2008, 03:25 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,016
Posted By raiyu
Yeah, its a lot more practical than an M3 or an...

Yeah, its a lot more practical than an M3 or an M5 on summer tires in the snow :)
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 03-06-2008, 02:38 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,016
Posted By raiyu
Anything over 50 is :thumbsup: especially if the...

Anything over 50 is :thumbsup: especially if the sun is out.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-06-2008, 02:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,034
Posted By raiyu
Whats the total pricing for the roll bar +...

Whats the total pricing for the roll bar + installation vs csl trunk + paint/install?

Also with a roll bar if you do use this car as a non-track car, depending on what you get may make it a pain...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-06-2008, 02:30 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 7,656
Posted By raiyu
No the speed limits were lowered during the oil...

No the speed limits were lowered during the oil crisis because 50-60mph was optimal for mpg and since then they havent been raised.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-06-2008, 02:23 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,726
Posted By raiyu
I'm not a fan of the styling of the older...

I'm not a fan of the styling of the older Maserati coupe and its performance is a bit lucklaster by todays standards.

However, the new Gran Tourismo coupe, thats a different story. Very nice...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 03-06-2008, 02:10 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,765
Posted By raiyu
I hope there's still a couple of decent people...

I hope there's still a couple of decent people left at JMK cause Brooklyn/NYC sure as hell dont have any good BMW service centers.

Best of luck Tommy.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-06-2008, 01:35 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,044
Posted By raiyu
I went from a manual E46 M3, to an SMG M5, and...

I went from a manual E46 M3, to an SMG M5, and now back to a manual 997TT.

The SMG takes a little while to get used to and the M5s is a bit better suited to everyday driving than the M3s but I...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-02-2007, 10:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 741
Posted By raiyu
It was the hood, thanks a bunch guys :) :bow:

It was the hood, thanks a bunch guys :) :bow:
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-01-2007, 01:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 741
Posted By raiyu
M3 SMG Problem getting the car in gear?

My Dad's 06 M3 SMG was sitting in a body shop for three weeks. They repaired a small dent and then wanted to drive the car into the paint booth, so here is what happens:

The car starts, the engine...
Forum: The Showroom 05-14-2007, 11:11 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,563
Posted By raiyu
Makes me miss my SG. My little brother always...

Makes me miss my SG. My little brother always told me to put black CHs on, looks sick, very nice ride, straight :str8pimpi
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-16-2007, 09:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 623
Posted By raiyu
Its best if you do have camber plates just...

Its best if you do have camber plates just because it gives you more adjustability, but at the same time, for every level of adjustments that you introduce thats more work that needs to be done when...
Forum: The Showroom 04-14-2007, 09:59 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,005
Posted By raiyu
I broke it in easy with a trip out to pittsburgh...

I broke it in easy with a trip out to pittsburgh to visit my gf so that was 400miles plus a bit of city driving. After the first service thats the first time I really went past 6K RPMs.

I think...
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