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Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-21-2008, 02:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 963
Posted By matt2ace
Think of all the extra downforce that wing...

Think of all the extra downforce that wing provides.....just from the extra weight :excited:
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-23-2008, 09:35 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,987
Posted By matt2ace
I get this same problem typically on a long...

I get this same problem typically on a long highway trip. I found that you can reset the light while driving by just holding the button for about 15 sec until the light goes out. I did find a 2-3...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-17-2008, 10:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 603
Posted By matt2ace
I might be interested as well. I current have...

I might be interested as well. I current have Dinan s/w on the car. I understand that the Shark s/w is more agressive and actually will add hp and tq with the tune they use.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-15-2008, 09:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 519
Posted By matt2ace
.......as long as you are willing to maintain it!

.......as long as you are willing to maintain it!
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-15-2008, 09:42 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 6,858
Posted By matt2ace
You gotta love us FANATICS......first we ask if...

You gotta love us FANATICS......first we ask if anyone was hurt, then we ask if anything is for sale :excited:

No criticism meant, I thought just the same thing myself. Just an interesting...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 10-13-2008, 07:23 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 9,674
Posted By matt2ace
Hopewell Junction checking in............

Hopewell Junction checking in............
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-10-2008, 12:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 401
Posted By matt2ace
I use 3M double sided adhesive. You can find it...

I use 3M double sided adhesive. You can find it by the roll, in various widths, at most autoparts stores. The key is placement of the adhesive tape. It is going to stick on first contact which can...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 10-06-2008, 02:24 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 6,042
Posted By matt2ace
+1 to every who organized and ran the...

+1 to every who organized and ran the show.....nice venue, well organzied, fantastic weather, AWESOME Cars, and a great crowd.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-06-2008, 12:49 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,737
Posted By matt2ace
250 mile round trip to BMFeast this...

250 mile round trip to BMFeast this weekend.........27+ MPG at 69mph average speed. I typically get 19-21 around town.

I don't baby the car and do find agressive driving yields 16-18 mpg as a...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-01-2008, 01:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,106
Posted By matt2ace
Got'em on my M3......pretty sure it was...

Got'em on my M3......pretty sure it was essentially a group-buy. There are some threads out-there about these door sills.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-04-2008, 02:59 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,153
Posted By matt2ace
I don't buy cars of any type based on what they...

I don't buy cars of any type based on what they will be worth in the future. I buy my cars to keep them (in excellent condition) for atleast 8-10 years or more. If it is long term cost of the BMW...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-27-2008, 02:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 540
Posted By matt2ace
With the SMG, your wife can use the auto-mode and...

With the SMG, your wife can use the auto-mode and never think about doing a single shift. My wife cannot drive a clutch either. She started out driving in auto-mode, but uses the paddles almost...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-16-2008, 08:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 986
Posted By matt2ace
+1 :thumbsup: I thought they were large at...

+1 :thumbsup:

I thought they were large at first, but got used to them very quickly. With paddles on the steering wheel, the extra length allows for shifting from wider range of hand position on...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 08-03-2008, 04:09 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,005
Posted By matt2ace
Matt2ACE / Matt / E46 M3 / +2 Anybody in the...

Matt2ACE / Matt / E46 M3 / +2

Anybody in the Dutchess County area interested in a convoy down....pm me.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-18-2008, 09:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 289
Posted By matt2ace
The only way to get reimbursed for service...

The only way to get reimbursed for service bulletin (aka: recall notice) items is to have it done by a dealer. Most dealers will tell you if your year has any service bulletins issued and what they...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-06-2008, 11:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 374
Posted By matt2ace
Many dealerships won't care as long as you pay...

Many dealerships won't care as long as you pay them.......but if you have aftermarket software, you are likely to lose it with a reflash! I suggest you talk with the SA or even the service manager...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-28-2008, 11:45 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,529
Posted By matt2ace
If you want to maintain the engine...

If you want to maintain the engine warranty....you use TWS 10W-60. I believe that there are several others lubricants that will and do perform as well as TWS 10W-60, but they are not recommended by...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-05-2008, 01:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,023
Posted By matt2ace
I have a CPO '03 with the extended maintanence...

I have a CPO '03 with the extended maintanence package.....still had to pay for a replacement battery. My local dealer does not give ANYTHING as goodwill.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-14-2008, 10:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 507
Posted By matt2ace
I have seen a couple of threads on this topic...

I have seen a couple of threads on this topic here and on other forums. The prevailing opinion is that it is nearly impossible since it would not only require removal of all SMG parts, but also...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-13-2008, 08:21 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 6,604
Posted By matt2ace
$850/year....Allstate

$850/year....Allstate
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-09-2008, 11:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 330
Posted By matt2ace
Found this from a Google search ...

Found this from a Google search
http://www.castrol.com/castrol/sectiongenericarticle.do?categoryId=9009744&contentId=7018619
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-09-2008, 11:16 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,028
Posted By matt2ace
$1150 a year ago. I used quotes from other...

$1150 a year ago. I used quotes from other dealers (taken from this and M3forum.com) to negotiate that price. My dealer originally quoted $1450 for the extended maint. warranty on my '03.5
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-09-2008, 11:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 670
Posted By matt2ace
4+ years and 40K+ miles on my E39/528 with...

4+ years and 40K+ miles on my E39/528 with Zimmermans before I had to replace them (failed thickness when doing a brake job). No cracks or any signs of stress induced problems.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-09-2008, 11:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 839
Posted By matt2ace
+1

+1
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-02-2008, 02:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 11,505
Posted By matt2ace
This sounds more like an SMG relay than the...

This sounds more like an SMG relay than the entire transmission. Of course, with the warranty, the $$$ might not matter.
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