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Forum: The Showroom Yesterday, 01:12 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,060
Posted By Gatriel
Yeah thanks. The e46 is a "never sell" kind...

Yeah thanks.

The e46 is a "never sell" kind of car for those of us who love it for what it is.

I just cannot not keep it.
Forum: General Off-Topic Yesterday, 01:08 PM
Replies: 345
Views: 9,130
Posted By Gatriel
Good. I'm loving the cheap AG and AU prices. More...

Good. I'm loving the cheap AG and AU prices. More for me.
Forum: General Off-Topic Yesterday, 12:28 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 1,667
Posted By Gatriel
Why do super cars all look horrible? Sure...

Why do super cars all look horrible?

Sure there are some exceptions -- anything from Aston Martin for example, but save that. Zilch.
Forum: General Off-Topic Yesterday, 12:09 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 1,667
Posted By Gatriel
I'll get excited when its 1.21 Jigawatts of power.

I'll get excited when its 1.21 Jigawatts of power.
Forum: The Showroom Yesterday, 09:29 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,060
Posted By Gatriel
Ok all, so I bought a new car today -- ...

Ok all, so I bought a new car today --

http://i.imgur.com/WvKKeYb.png
http://i.imgur.com/IgcWJG6.png
http://i.imgur.com/YAKEh97.png
http://i.imgur.com/DiEFmoH.png...
Forum: The Showroom 03-02-2015, 06:07 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,060
Posted By Gatriel
Yeup. This explains the burned oil smell. ...

Yeup.

This explains the burned oil smell.

On an aside, after some soul searching I came to a few realisations.

1) I am studying for 2 bar exams this year. I just do not have the time...
Forum: The Showroom 03-01-2015, 03:04 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,060
Posted By Gatriel
Coolant was blue. Now it looks like Baileys. ...

Coolant was blue. Now it looks like Baileys. Good analogy. :-/
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-01-2015, 02:23 AM
Replies: 32,361
Views: 2,547,720
Posted By Gatriel
If I hadn't seen it in the coolant tank as well,...

If I hadn't seen it in the coolant tank as well, I'd be right there with you.

http://i.imgur.com/GxVSuwA.jpg?1

Regrettably its in there as well, so;
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-28-2015, 12:40 PM
Replies: 32,361
Views: 2,547,720
Posted By Gatriel
Replaced CCV, cleaned ICV and throttle body, and...

Replaced CCV, cleaned ICV and throttle body, and while I was at it -- I just discovered I have been driving with a bad head gasket for the past year. Needless to say, after seeing a milky...
Forum: The Showroom 02-28-2015, 12:31 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,060
Posted By Gatriel
http://i.imgur.com/fAqyvNt.jpg?1 ...

http://i.imgur.com/fAqyvNt.jpg?1
http://i.imgur.com/iNuc06d.jpg?1
http://i.imgur.com/umOl5E1.jpg?1
http://i.imgur.com/zaRzGJi.jpg?1
http://i.imgur.com/GxVSuwA.jpg?1...
Forum: The Showroom 02-28-2015, 06:00 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,060
Posted By Gatriel
As I was replacing the CCV -- I discovered the...

As I was replacing the CCV -- I discovered the milkshake inside the old CCV. PO hid in when I inspected the car.

Just ordered SteelSeal.

Weighing my options.

Photos to come later.
Forum: General Off-Topic 02-26-2015, 05:53 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 2,520
Posted By Gatriel
No, looks to me he is just adding windshield...

No, looks to me he is just adding windshield washer fluid.

I have an oil change pic somewhere around here;

http://i60.tinypic.com/2cq0l1y.jpg
Forum: General Off-Topic 02-26-2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 817
Posted By Gatriel
peyton - Its $11k in repairs, however her...

peyton -

Its $11k in repairs, however her insurance company also owes you for the diminished value of the vehicle.

Go to a few places that buy cars professionally. CarMax, Toyota dealers,...
Forum: General Off-Topic 02-26-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 3,322
Posted By Gatriel
Government regulating the internet like AM/FM/UHF...

Government regulating the internet like AM/FM/UHF and cable. I mean -- what could possible go wrong!?
Forum: The Showroom 02-26-2015, 04:52 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,595
Posted By Gatriel
If I had an M at 16 I would have; 1) gone...

If I had an M at 16 I would have;

1) gone bankrupt a long time ago
2) be dead
Forum: General Off-Topic 02-26-2015, 04:51 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 2,520
Posted By Gatriel
Unless you mean define completely dissembling the...

Unless you mean define completely dissembling the entire top half of the engine sometime between 80 - 120k as "low maintenance" then this isn't the car for you.
Forum: General Off-Topic 02-26-2015, 04:41 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 2,520
Posted By Gatriel
The one with the fun timing chain tensioners?

The one with the fun timing chain tensioners?
Forum: General Off-Topic 02-26-2015, 04:33 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,992
Posted By Gatriel
I'd do it if she's attractive. If you look at...

I'd do it if she's attractive. If you look at her and go "meh" then no.

Don't get all emotional and get attached to some chick you bridged.
Forum: The Showroom 02-26-2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,060
Posted By Gatriel
Well, DHL fairy came again -- but first,...

Well, DHL fairy came again --

but first, its beer time:

http://i.imgur.com/VL2CcVI.jpg?1

http://i.imgur.com/T90nB88.jpg?1

and a shot from inside the office for good measure;
Forum: General Off-Topic 02-26-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 2,520
Posted By Gatriel
I'm sorry -- that car is unadulterated sex on...

I'm sorry -- that car is unadulterated sex on wheels.
Forum: General Off-Topic 02-24-2015, 03:46 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,179
Posted By Gatriel
http://www.ebay.de/itm/CLS-55-AMG-Mercedes-Scheckh...

http://www.ebay.de/itm/CLS-55-AMG-Mercedes-Scheckheft-Autogas-Getriebe-Bremsen-Reifen-Neu-LPG-GAS-/161612373157?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_77&hash=item25a0d91ca5
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-24-2015, 03:39 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 983
Posted By Gatriel
While I can't discuss the specific unit he...

While I can't discuss the specific unit he installed I can comment;

1) The capacitor is for power cutoff without data corruption. Imagine for a moment there is no capacitor in the camera. It...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-24-2015, 03:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 983
Posted By Gatriel
Great idea. I cannot imagine driving without a...

Great idea. I cannot imagine driving without a dashcam. Seriously thinking about one for the rear.

Anyone with half a brain *needs* a dash cam. Seriously. They are cheap and there is no...
Forum: Complete Cars 02-24-2015, 03:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,823
Posted By Gatriel
Beautiful car. I sold my e60 last year. ...

Beautiful car. I sold my e60 last year. Best/worst decision of my life.
Forum: General Off-Topic 02-24-2015, 03:18 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,179
Posted By Gatriel
Does anyone else get the "Buy honey, why can't...

Does anyone else get the "Buy honey, why can't you just be happy with one car?" line --- or is it just me?
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