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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-16-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 575
Posted By RayPooley
My car is 11 years old and there isn't a single...

My car is 11 years old and there isn't a single speck of rust on it anywhere. I'm just wondereing why yours is so bad. Do you beat it up?
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-15-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 527
Posted By RayPooley
This old chestnut. It is either a problem or its...

This old chestnut. It is either a problem or its not a problem depending on who you speak to BUT if you speak to BMW, as I did regarding the same "problem", I was told by BMW that 0.75L in 1000 miles...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-15-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 364
Posted By RayPooley
When you placed the order did you order some...

When you placed the order did you order some vinyl wrap or damaged vinyl wrap?
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-19-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 822
Posted By RayPooley
In that case your comment makes even less sense...

In that case your comment makes even less sense than your dumbass ""if polarity comes from protons, does morality come from morons?" strapline.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-19-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 822
Posted By RayPooley
Was I talking to you?

Was I talking to you?
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-19-2014, 06:49 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 822
Posted By RayPooley
If you really must but find a good independant is...

If you really must but find a good independant is probably better. Buy your own components from the dealer beforehand and get the indie to fit them.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-12-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 578
Posted By RayPooley
Ok. so lets look at it. My indie managed to get a...

Ok. so lets look at it. My indie managed to get a good rust free second hand door for 150. My total bill was 540. So we are talking about 390 for the following activities:

Sourcing the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-11-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 664
Posted By RayPooley
Can't you eat them?

Can't you eat them?
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-11-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 332
Posted By RayPooley
A second opinion? You're ugly.:lmao::lmao::lmao:...

A second opinion? You're ugly.:lmao::lmao::lmao: Seriously now. What are teh codes?
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-11-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 518
Posted By RayPooley
That's repairable. Rear wing and bumper with a...

That's repairable. Rear wing and bumper with a bit under the car. Independant body shop about $500m - $650. Shop around.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-11-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 578
Posted By RayPooley
900? :excited: Bollox to that mate. I had a rear...

900? :excited: Bollox to that mate. I had a rear wheel arch and door replaced for 540 at an indie bodyshop. Wouldn't touch the dealers with a shitty stick. Go independant. 150 at most.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-05-2014, 05:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 649
Posted By RayPooley
Why?

Why?
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-04-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 326
Posted By RayPooley
I think you need to give a little more info.

I think you need to give a little more info.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-30-2014, 05:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 357
Posted By RayPooley
I know its not a regular affair. I have had it...

I know its not a regular affair. I have had it happen four times usually in damp conditions early morning and probably low pressure weather conditions. Point is its not a necessarily a cause for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-30-2014, 05:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 307
Posted By RayPooley
Oh I see. I didn't realize you had a gasket. If...

Oh I see. I didn't realize you had a gasket. If you have a new gasket then NO. You don't need to use anthing but the gasket.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-30-2014, 04:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 357
Posted By RayPooley
What you are describing is normal behaviour and...

What you are describing is normal behaviour and the recommendation when it happens is to switch off, wait a few seconds and restart. Its about atmospheric pressure, temperature, moisture content,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-30-2014, 03:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 307
Posted By RayPooley
Yes. But don't go nuts. You only need a very...

Yes. But don't go nuts. You only need a very small amount.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-30-2014, 03:55 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 552
Posted By RayPooley
T-Cut: http://www.carplan-international.com/t-cut

T-Cut: http://www.carplan-international.com/t-cut
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-29-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 464
Posted By RayPooley
Of course. But all you need really is a stick...

Of course. But all you need really is a stick with a piece of chalk tied to one end and a steady hand to detect runout. Old school.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-29-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 464
Posted By RayPooley
You have to admit that it is the sort of thing...

You have to admit that it is the sort of thing you would expect a wheel balance to reveal isn't it? I have stood in a workshop and heard a mechanic write off a rim because its out of true or because...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-29-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 464
Posted By RayPooley
I would imagine any bend in the wheel rim would...

I would imagine any bend in the wheel rim would have been apparent when balancing. Wheel balancing reveals lateral runout of rim and tyre as well as centre of gravity eccentricity. Did you speak to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-29-2014, 01:56 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 909
Posted By RayPooley
Ideal if you are 2' 6" and weigh 3 stone...

Ideal if you are 2' 6" and weigh 3 stone otherwise thats just f**ked up. :loco:
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-29-2014, 01:53 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 909
Posted By RayPooley
Thanks for scoop. If you use it as a mallet its...

Thanks for scoop. If you use it as a mallet its not likely to do it any good either.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-28-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,196
Posted By RayPooley
Tell you what. Keep the wipers. Just replacing...

Tell you what. Keep the wipers. Just replacing the windsscreen when it gets dirty. (muffled titter)
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-28-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,196
Posted By RayPooley
That's because he'll have to stick his head out...

That's because he'll have to stick his head out the driver's window to see where he's going. :lmao::lmao::lmao:
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