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Forum: General E46 Forum 12-24-2009, 07:58 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 33,011
Posted By Chilton
Rare Wheels

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I have 16" ACT Basketweaves on my '04 325CiC. These are light weight, 0.5" wider then stock, and with a lower offset that widens the stance. These were manufactured in Germany for early 3...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-24-2009, 06:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,404
Posted By Chilton
Speedometer Acuracy ?

Just a quick question. How accurate is the speedometer when changing wheel / tire size?
Forum: Suspension & Braking 12-11-2009, 07:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 709
Posted By Chilton
Stock Dampers & Springs or ???

I need to smooth out the ride on my '04 325CiC. (37,000 miles, original non-sport suspension, light weight 16" wheels, reduced tire preasure, and correct alignment) I have worsening spinal disk...
Forum: Suspension and Braking 12-11-2009, 07:41 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 268
Posted By Chilton
Stock Dampers & Springs or ????

I need to smooth out the ride on my '04 325CiC. (37,000 miles, original non-sport suspension, light weight 16" wheels, reduced tire preasure, and correct alignment) I have worsening spinal disk...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 10-31-2009, 10:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 744
Posted By Chilton
Take a look at these basketweaves

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=706164
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-27-2009, 05:59 PM
Replies: 474
Views: 276,809
Posted By Chilton
Thanks so much for the definitive write-up. A...

Thanks so much for the definitive write-up. A quick question.
Can the solenoid in the GM trans be replaced when changing the fluid? Is this a DIY opportunity?
Thanks again.
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 09-28-2009, 07:05 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 246
Posted By Chilton
FS Rare 16" basketweave wheels

I'm selling 5 Ronal LS / ACT aluminum basketweave wheels with locking center caps and key.
Size 16x7.5, lug spacing 5x120, offset 35. These were manufactured in Germany for many 3 series BMWs. ...
Forum: Mid Atlantic 09-28-2009, 06:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 326
Posted By Chilton
FS Rare 16" basketweave wheels

I'm selling 5 Ronal LS / ACT aluminum basketweave wheels with locking center caps and key.
Size 16x7.5, lug spacing 5x120, offset 35. These were manufactured in Germany for many 3 series BMWs. ...
Forum: New England 09-28-2009, 06:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 326
Posted By Chilton
FS Rare 16" Basketweave Wheels

I'm selling 5 Ronal LS / ACT aluminum basketweave wheels with locking center caps and key. Size 16x7.5, lug spacing 5x120, offset 35.
These were manufactured in Germany for many 3 series BMWs....
Forum: Wheels and Tires 09-16-2009, 02:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 634
Posted By Chilton
FS 4 Style 88 wheels with center caps. SOLD

I am selling 4 style 88 wheels that came off my 325Ci. Size:16x7, lug spacing:5x120, Offset:47. These are straight and have no road rash. This style was original equipment on '04 & '05 325Ci and...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 09-16-2009, 01:41 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,138
Posted By Chilton
FS Very Rare 16" ACT Basketweaves

I am selling a set of 5 ACT aluminum basketweave wheels with locking center caps and key. These are straight and have no road rash. They just need polishing and wheel wax. Size:16x7.5, Lug...
Forum: BMW News from around the Web 08-27-2009, 09:19 AM
Replies: 849
Views: 271,778
Posted By Chilton
Wheel Rejections ?

I understand that you can be excluded from the repairs if you don't have the correct wheels / tires installed. I use the original tires, but my wheels are 1/2" wider with a smaller offset than the...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 07-01-2009, 10:48 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 11,700
Posted By Chilton
I'll be there. '04 325Ci vert.

I'll be there. '04 325Ci vert.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 07-01-2009, 10:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 881
Posted By Chilton
ROH is another manufacturer that makes a style 5...

ROH is another manufacturer that makes a style 5 replica wheel that fits ~16x7, 5x120, et38. I found these on Ebay from a ROH distributor on Long Island. ROH is in Austrailia and doesn't make these...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 07-01-2009, 09:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 881
Posted By Chilton
You're looking for vintage ACT wheels or Ronal LS...

You're looking for vintage ACT wheels or Ronal LS wheels from Germany ~ specs 16x7.5, 5x120, et35.
It took me over a year to find, repair, refinish, and install a set on my '04 325Ci vert...but...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 06-07-2009, 07:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 558
Posted By Chilton
Suspension Adjustments

I'm going from 16x7 rims with et47 to 16x7.5 rims with et35 on my daily driver, a 2004 325CiC.
Should I make any suspension adjustments to maintain stock performance? Thanks in advance for your...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 05-14-2009, 12:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 535
Posted By Chilton
Smaller Wheel Fitment ?

Does anyone know if any 15" basketweave (similar to style 5 or 29) wheels will fit on a 2004 325CI convertible?
This has larger brakes and usually takes 16" wheels. Any information is greatly...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-07-2009, 06:41 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 353
Posted By Chilton
WTB 16" Basketweave Wheels

I'm looking for 4 ACT basketweave style wheels. Size 7.5 x 16, 5x120, et35.
These look like the one piece style 5 wheels that were on the '88 - '01 7 series. Please contact me at...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 04-07-2009, 06:33 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 292
Posted By Chilton
WTB 16" Basketweave Wheels

I'm looking for 4 ACT Basketweave style wheels. Size 7.5 X 16, 5 X 120, et 35.
These look like the one piece style 5 wheels off a '98 - '01 7 series. Please contact me at dfchilton@gmail.com.
I'm...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 03-26-2009, 09:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 226
Posted By Chilton
Need wheels narrowed

Does anyone know of a shop in Northern NJ (other than USA wheels in Fairfield) that can narrow alloy wheels?
Any help is very appreciated.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 03-12-2009, 07:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 451
Posted By Chilton
Replacement wheel options

I want to replace the style 88 rims on my 04' 325Ci convertible with BBS style 5 rims. My rims are 16X7J, et 47, center bore 72.56, 5X120.

Would a 16X8J, et 23, center bore 72.56mm rim from a 7...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-04-2008, 06:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 497
Posted By Chilton
Shark Injector with "service engine soon" light?

I just bought a 2004 325Ci auto Vert with 18,900 miles. I added a flared intake port to the front of the stock airbox and cleaned the air sensor. This seamed to help the hesitation. Then I sharked...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 08-12-2008, 03:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,341
Posted By Chilton
paraklas, yes this is the one I was talking...

paraklas, yes this is the one I was talking about. Thank you for your diplomacy in showing me (a newbe) that I should search prior threads before starting a new one on the forum.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 08-11-2008, 10:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,341
Posted By Chilton
Exasperating aspiration

I'm a new member and just wanted to share an observation. I was at my local dealer today and saw their new "performance goodies" on a floor display. Since I just bought a stock 325CiC, I was very...
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