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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-15-2011, 04:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 937
Posted By Cool33
Nice growl at WOT, maybe a bit better throttle...

Nice growl at WOT, maybe a bit better throttle response, but I already had my car Sharked at time of installation... hard to tell the difference, but I'm happy nonetheless.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-14-2011, 09:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 937
Posted By Cool33
I have the ECIS (recommended). Fits any E46. Any...

I have the ECIS (recommended). Fits any E46. Any [well designed] CAI should fit...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-12-2011, 11:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,893
Posted By Cool33
I understand your point - the staggered fitment...

I understand your point - the staggered fitment and brushed aluminum trim was for Canada only, I guess.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-10-2011, 06:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,893
Posted By Cool33
Sorry, but you're wrong. M68s came stock with...

Sorry, but you're wrong. M68s came stock with sport package on xis, at least in Canada. Sport package also included sport (Recaro-style) seats, "sport" driving wheel and brushed inside aluminum trim.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-09-2011, 11:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,893
Posted By Cool33
The M68 were coming stock with the sport package...

The M68 were coming stock with the sport package (at least here, in Canada - US owners, please confirm) and the wheels were not squared - I know, mine came with the sport package with 7.5x17F and...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-08-2011, 05:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,893
Posted By Cool33
What do you mean by "different spacing"?

What do you mean by "different spacing"?
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-08-2011, 05:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,893
Posted By Cool33
As already said, xi's don't necessarily come...

As already said, xi's don't necessarily come square from the factory. One of the optional setup on canadian xis is 225-45-17 front and 245-40-17 rear. Also note that the stock "sport" wheels (M68)...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-08-2011, 11:00 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,893
Posted By Cool33
It may have been answered a thousand times, but...

It may have been answered a thousand times, but it depends on the offset of your wheels and the tires you'll put on them. If the offset (ET) is high, you may be able to fit them with not much mods...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-14-2010, 02:21 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 42,282
Posted By Cool33
Ditto on this. Got a pair of aftermarket CV axles...

Ditto on this. Got a pair of aftermarket CV axles on eBay and had problems almost the moment I left the garage. After a few days, I had to change them back to OEM, which have been great since then....
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-20-2010, 07:37 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,018
Posted By Cool33
You got it all right, guys, but for me, there are...

You got it all right, guys, but for me, there are two things that preach against the M3 :

- practicality : 2 doors
- RWD : fun, but not in northern Canada, aka 5 months of snow

Believe me, I...
Forum: The Showroom 08-18-2010, 01:05 PM
Replies: 2,096
Views: 271,360
Posted By Cool33
Thanks. I've been looking for fat lips :D for a...

Thanks. I've been looking for fat lips :D for a long time. I got a set of ASA AR1 first, but replaced them with these Maxis Penta, which are specially meant for AWD (same width front and rear but...
Forum: The Showroom 08-18-2010, 01:02 PM
Replies: 2,096
Views: 271,360
Posted By Cool33
I've been riding on this setup for close to 4...

I've been riding on this setup for close to 4 years now. At first, I found it a bit too stiff for me; then, I was caught in a car collision and had to replace one of the Konis. I ended up putting...
Forum: The Showroom 08-17-2010, 01:44 PM
Replies: 2,096
Views: 271,360
Posted By Cool33
Here's mine. Better late... ;) 01 330xi...

Here's mine. Better late... ;)

01 330xi [canadian] sport + winter package

Mods list :

Interior :
UUC race (drilled) pedals
UUC RK shifter knob
M3 tri-stitch driving wheel
Forum: The Showroom 07-19-2010, 04:54 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,112
Posted By Cool33
Ditto.

Ditto.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 10-07-2009, 05:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,529
Posted By Cool33
What's the size of the rear lip ? Thanks, ...

What's the size of the rear lip ? Thanks,

Cool33
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-03-2009, 07:41 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,404
Posted By Cool33
To the original poster : depends on where you...

To the original poster : depends on where you live. Do you really need AWD ? How many days/months of snow do you get each year ? The xi really outperforms the i only in such conditions.

Here, in...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 09-30-2009, 11:41 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,324
Posted By Cool33
Denny, can you tell us about the feel at low to...

Denny, can you tell us about the feel at low to mid-rpm (especially interested with the torque level) with the new kit?

Thanks,
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 09-30-2009, 11:37 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,621
Posted By Cool33
Nice write-up, Mark. Waiting for the pics (did...

Nice write-up, Mark. Waiting for the pics (did you finally do a before/after shoot ?). BTW, in your options, you forgot the H&R sport + Koni Yellow struts, wich I have and can be very compliant when...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 09-30-2009, 11:32 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,785
Posted By Cool33
From my trusty mechanic, the Hakkas are THE tire...

From my trusty mechanic, the Hakkas are THE tire to have (studded is even better if you have lots of snow). My wife has Michelin X-Ice on her Civic (:facepalm:) and I've drove them a few times in...
Forum: The Showroom 09-28-2009, 01:42 PM
Replies: 2,096
Views: 271,360
Posted By Cool33
Excuse me but... 1) H&R sport springs paired...

Excuse me but...

1) H&R sport springs paired with a good set of shocks (Koni or Bilstein - I have the Konis) are very compliant if the shocks are set well, just a little bit sportier feeling,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-25-2009, 01:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 931
Posted By Cool33
Jurrian, where is the link to the Dice glovebox...

Jurrian, where is the link to the Dice glovebox installation tutorial ? Your link leads to the trunk installation... :huh:
Forum: Wheels and Tires 09-22-2009, 08:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 655
Posted By Cool33
Pics + lip size front & rear and offsets, please....

Pics + lip size front & rear and offsets, please.

Thank you,

Cool33
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-17-2009, 04:33 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 3,960
Posted By Cool33
Like what ?

Like what ?
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-17-2009, 02:47 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 3,960
Posted By Cool33
E46 M3 if I ain't sensible... E90 335xi sedan if...

E46 M3 if I ain't sensible... E90 335xi sedan if I am. Want those fat lipped wheels FTW!:4ngie:
Forum: Wheels and Tires 09-15-2009, 05:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 817
Posted By Cool33
Width, offset and lip size, please ? Thanks,...

Width, offset and lip size, please ?

Thanks,

Cool33
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