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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-09-2008, 03:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 590
Posted By geoffct
1.25" is 31.75mm, so it might be tight... I don't...

1.25" is 31.75mm, so it might be tight... I don't recall what I used on mine, but put a local hardware on your speed dial.
Forum: Interior 03-26-2008, 12:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 376
Posted By geoffct
I have a convertible and I am willing to trade, I...

I have a convertible and I am willing to trade, I can even go without my trim for a bit. LMK.
Geoff
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 03-24-2008, 12:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,063
Posted By geoffct
Nasty sidewall separation. What is the date code...

Nasty sidewall separation. What is the date code on these tires? Its four digits at the end of DOT number like 3104 Maybe they sat at shop for years? Otherwise overpressure? Ozone source? UV? ...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-12-2007, 02:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,143
Posted By geoffct
Why do you need bigger rotors, have you gotten...

Why do you need bigger rotors, have you gotten yours glowing hot?

You'll need 17" wheels or some more rare 16" wheels to clear the calipers. The rotors are 12.8" in diameter, your 323s are about...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 11-28-2006, 05:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 980
Posted By geoffct
Standard overall diameter is about 24". Go to...

Standard overall diameter is about 24". Go to Kinkos, buy 4- 24" cubes, builld the bottom, put the wheel in face up, (optional cover with 1/8" foam) cut the corners of the box to fit the width of...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 11-28-2006, 04:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 500
Posted By geoffct
I'm gonna bump myself. Anyone? Thanks ...

I'm gonna bump myself. Anyone?

Thanks
Geoff
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 11-18-2006, 06:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 500
Posted By geoffct
http://www.tirerack.com/upgrade_garage/WheelSearch...

http://www.tirerack.com/upgrade_garage/WheelSearch.jsp?changeColor=Choose+Color&filterSize=16&filterFinish=&filterSpecial=&autoMake=BMW&autoModel=330Ci+Conv.+Spt+Pkg&autoModClar=&autoYear=2001
...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 11-18-2006, 05:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 500
Posted By geoffct
Allow me to clarify. I feel the best looks are...

Allow me to clarify. I feel the best looks are 19s, the best performance is probably wide lightweight 17s.

However I don't care about that right now, I want something that gives another 1/2" of...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 11-18-2006, 04:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 500
Posted By geoffct
15"s on a E46 328?

So I am looking for a set of 15" wheels that fit an E46 328.

I have read all of the posts that say its not possible, you need 16s etc, but why? Tirerack has listed about 4 16" wheels that fit a...
Forum: Engine & Performance 11-10-2006, 02:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 343
Posted By geoffct
I bought these, no relation to seller, and like...

I bought these, no relation to seller, and like them, they're nice as they're pvc covered, and crimped ends so they are atleast possibly dot approved.
...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-02-2006, 10:51 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 839
Posted By geoffct
Engine Load Leveler

So I am finally swapping my "new" engine in my car, but I am having a time finding a load leveler that is long enough for the I6. What I have right now is about 20" long, but the engine lift points...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-16-2006, 02:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,164
Posted By geoffct
I will bow to an expert on this, by 40 times you...

I will bow to an expert on this, by 40 times you know all the tricks.

However one question, where does the misalignment come in? If the vanos "slider" (part 11 here...
Forum: Parting Out 10-13-2006, 05:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 401
Posted By geoffct
WTB 330 Engine Prefer ZHP

While replacing my HG when I found my head is warped close to the limit. Given the costs of repair I am looking for a new engine.

Heres what I looking for:
330 ZHP engine and/or 6sp...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-13-2006, 03:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 7,401
Posted By geoffct
If you are not the first owner, make sure your...

If you are not the first owner, make sure your parking brake shoes aren't worn off. Gently pull up on the ebrake while driving slowly (DO NOT RELEASE THE LATCH BUTTON) If it squeals and scratches...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-13-2006, 03:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,164
Posted By geoffct
I don't beleive you need all the special tools. ...

I don't beleive you need all the special tools. You are not going to remove your cam shafts right? Then you don't need anything more than the cam locks, the compressor fitting and the tdc lock,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-13-2006, 03:15 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,320
Posted By geoffct
Ouch, but yeah TFFC. Tipping over trees is hard...

Ouch, but yeah TFFC. Tipping over trees is hard to do, despite what movies show. What really sucks is that the tree went in behind the bumper and caught the suspension arm. But I guess that's...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-09-2006, 03:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 490
Posted By geoffct
Realoem ...

Realoem

http://realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=BL93&mospid=47714&btnr=72_0356&hg=72&fg=05

http://realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=BG93&mospid=47488&btnr=72_0333&hg=72&fg=05

I would...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-08-2006, 07:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 668
Posted By geoffct
M54 revision

I see that bmw has two part numbers for the engine for the base engine. One for pre 09/2002 and one post.

Whats the difference? Anyone know? How about the compatability? Can you replace the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-04-2006, 01:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 396
Posted By geoffct
ZHP reflash

I am replacing my HG, while doing this I noticed my ex cam bearings are scored.:censor: As such I am searching for a set of ZHP cams to replace them. However I will need a reflash.

As the auto...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-04-2006, 12:54 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 76,745
Posted By geoffct
Why did you replace the coil to plug connectors? ...

Why did you replace the coil to plug connectors? Typically you replace plug wires because they are carbon wires to reduce noise and therefore do wear. These are just straight wires, so they...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-04-2006, 12:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 904
Posted By geoffct
Are you 100% sure on that? I thought it had to...

Are you 100% sure on that? I thought it had to do with the FCC. I believed you could get a pre 2004 interior sensor kit from germany or cananda?

If I am wrong I would like to know as I am...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-04-2006, 12:17 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 57,387
Posted By geoffct
If you don't mind what boxes did you have to...

If you don't mind what boxes did you have to flash? Is the DSC still going crazy? Did you copy the code of a car of the same year?

Thanks
Geoff
Forum: Engine & Performance 10-04-2006, 12:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 309
Posted By geoffct
WTB ZHP Cams

I am looking for a set of stock ZHP cams. Let me know what you have.

Thanks
Geoff
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-05-2006, 08:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 745
Posted By geoffct
Thanks for the ratio tip. Almost forgot about...

Thanks for the ratio tip. Almost forgot about that dsc sensor

Did BMW ever release a software fix for this?

Also FYI pulleys should not help the problem. The PS pump simply builds a pressure,...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-01-2006, 09:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 936
Posted By geoffct
Update

Its the head gasket and/or a warped head =-(

For reference, it passed the compression test just fine: all cylinders at least 135psi, with #1,#6 pushing 150:

However the leak down test pushed...
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