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Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 08-15-2016, 02:01 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 10,565
Posted By nacho
Yes. My parts guy really cool. In San Diego....

Yes. My parts guy really cool. In San Diego. Northside imports has good deal on Jurid textar. Also dealers have internet websites with lower prices for the same dealer. If you order them online...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 08-15-2016, 01:50 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 10,565
Posted By nacho
Just checked online and they are asking $69 for...

Just checked online and they are asking $69 for front and $69 for rear. Not worth the hassle just get BMW pads. If you have BMW CAR CLUB card sometimes you get 15% off. You can save more on...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 08-15-2016, 01:44 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 10,565
Posted By nacho
Remember Jurid in front and textar back is what...

Remember Jurid in front and textar back is what BMW uses. Fronts would cost about $60 Jurid and backs about $60. You would save $50-60 depending on price but you can't go wrong with BMW. Where you...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 08-15-2016, 12:35 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 10,565
Posted By nacho
Jurid quieter. Save money. Dealer front pads are...

Jurid quieter. Save money. Dealer front pads are Jurid and rears are texstar. I love th cold bite of textar but my experience they can be slightly more prone to squeaking than Jurid. It's not...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 08-12-2016, 01:17 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 10,565
Posted By nacho
Love them. They can squeal a little more than...

Love them. They can squeal a little more than Jurid but great cold bite! Prefer them to Jurid but as I said they can squeak and squeal a little more for some reason. Make sure you use Zimmerman or...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 08-12-2016, 01:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,397
Posted By nacho
I would use stock parts and make sure you add the...

I would use stock parts and make sure you add the retrofit reinforcement plates to both front and back. . Bilsteins are stiff and shock mounts are weak on e46. Replace all the rubber. I recently...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-11-2016, 05:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 302
Posted By nacho
In America people equate popular with best. That...

In America people equate popular with best. That is not the case! If you ask a person what is your best blah blah they always respond. Our most popular blah blah is this. It's crazy man. With...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 08-11-2016, 02:17 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 10,565
Posted By nacho
One more note. The stock rotors on my 330i are...

One more note. The stock rotors on my 330i are made by Zimmerman and a local dealer started offering a really good brake deal for e46 front brakes. It was so good I considered taking it in but...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 08-11-2016, 02:12 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 10,565
Posted By nacho
I am incredibly picky. I use meguiars gold car...

I am incredibly picky. I use meguiars gold car wash to clean the wheels and a soft brush and towel. The key is to do it often so it doesn't build up. I gave up and wheel cleaners. There are no...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 08-11-2016, 12:03 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 10,565
Posted By nacho
Yes, this is correct. Jurid pads in front is...

Yes, this is correct. Jurid pads in front is really good. They are quiet too. Texstar pads have more bite and I prefer them but they tend to squeak a little more. I actually test pads on my car...
Forum: General BMW Model Discussion 08-07-2015, 12:47 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 496
Posted By nacho
Looking for a great car shipping company

If you have first hand experience with a shipping company, I'm looking to ship a car from Buffalo NY to San Diego, CA. Let me know if anyone has a good company.

Thanks.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-31-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,301
Posted By nacho
I bought my Zhp in Rhode Island and drive to San...

I bought my Zhp in Rhode Island and drive to San Diego so I could get Alcantara cloth seats and mystic blue. Leather is dime a
Dozen. Zhp cloth is better for
Comfort and performance.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-18-2015, 01:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,634
Posted By nacho
I yours metallic light blue with grey interior...

I yours metallic light blue with grey interior and sport package automatic?
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-18-2015, 01:01 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,618
Posted By nacho
I have owned two E46s. A 2004 325i Sport 5MT and...

I have owned two E46s. A 2004 325i Sport 5MT and I currently own a 2003 330i ZHP 6MT. My best friend owns a BMW/Mercedes only shop and his bread and butter is E46 Cooling System repairs, window...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-11-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 440
Posted By nacho
Software Update Fixed ZHP VANOS pause

Just wanted to post this in case others are tired of it. In my case, I have a 2003 ZHP and it had a very obvious VANOS pause around 2800 RPM during WOT. I saw many threads where some people posted...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-28-2015, 04:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,301
Posted By nacho
I have tested both Jurids and Textars on my 330i...

I have tested both Jurids and Textars on my 330i ZHP using Texstar Coated Rotors since sometimes the rotors affect performance. The Jurid is very smooth a progressive and it only squealed for a...
Forum: Suspension and Braking 06-24-2015, 12:07 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 9,186
Posted By nacho
Do you have any left and where are you located?

Do you have any left and where are you located?
Forum: Suspension and Braking 06-23-2015, 11:21 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 9,186
Posted By nacho
Do you have any left? How many and where are you...

Do you have any left? How many and where are you located?
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-20-2015, 07:25 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,848
Posted By nacho
Thank you! Yes, don't want this to devolve into...

Thank you! Yes, don't want this to devolve into SMG vs manual thread, just didn't realize that there are still those that prefer it.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-20-2015, 05:40 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,848
Posted By nacho
So, those of you that love it, do you consider it...

So, those of you that love it, do you consider it rare and special, or you just like it better. This chap I was referring to, thought his SMG would be more desirable and made his car special when...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-20-2015, 02:30 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,848
Posted By nacho
How many still think SMG is better than manual?

My friend is a German car mechanic and recently he had a customer with an E46 SMG M3. He was getting his car ready to sell and was going on and on about how special and rare his SMG M3 was. My...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-05-2015, 02:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,382
Posted By nacho
Thanks, Iknow that. I made a mistake, now trying...

Thanks, Iknow that. I made a mistake, now trying to make the mistake into something positive so that others are aware that and learn from it without spending as much time and money. Not sure about...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-05-2015, 02:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,382
Posted By nacho
I saw your post on that, so I contacted FEBI...

I saw your post on that, so I contacted FEBI also. They told that they are in fact made in TAIWAN. I also asked about the GERMANY etched all over them and they said that they put that on as their...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-05-2015, 02:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,382
Posted By nacho
They make two versions just like they do for OE...

They make two versions just like they do for OE control arms. One for regular E46s and one M-Sport which is the ZHP version.

I don't personally know what the difference is since I don't have a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-05-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,382
Posted By nacho
Dang, no good deed goes unpunished. I'm sorry...

Dang, no good deed goes unpunished. I'm sorry you can't read well. I replaced them with ZHP Febi versions because the shocks were bad, bushings were bad and it wasn't feeling well. So I made the...
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