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Forum: Sponsor Press Releases & New Product Announcements 10-12-2009, 01:31 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 49,167
Posted By Sack
They sorted the front but not the rear. Someone...

They sorted the front but not the rear. Someone needs to sort out the rear carrier.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-23-2009, 09:37 PM
Replies: 644
Views: 201,004
Posted By Sack
my thoughts exactly!

my thoughts exactly!
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-23-2009, 09:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 572
Posted By Sack
Another thought, if buying so new, why CPI? Why...

Another thought, if buying so new, why CPI? Why not PP instead? Its under warrenty and you can buy an extended warranty from the dealer after the factory is up.

I wouldn't pay for the C-package...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-23-2009, 09:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 572
Posted By Sack
haha, though he really isn't. Make sure its under...

haha, though he really isn't. Make sure its under warranty, or you will regret owning it at some point.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-23-2009, 09:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 572
Posted By Sack
Suggest you work the dealer on price. I would...

Suggest you work the dealer on price. I would think such a car wouldnt move in this economy. 2k wiggle on 35k inst a lot. I'm sure you can get it for 35.5. Go in late, work the salesman till closing,...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-23-2009, 08:45 PM
Replies: 298
Views: 29,405
Posted By Sack
Someone doesn't know the S54/S62 and everything...

Someone doesn't know the S54/S62 and everything later? has ITBs? (~late 90s)

BTW, S54/S65 are more than 100BHP/L, more than the S14. The S54, and the S65 especially, are amazing engines. Time...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-10-2009, 11:01 AM
Replies: 298
Views: 29,405
Posted By Sack
I agree, kits are fine, you need a S54 to have...

I agree, kits are fine, you need a S54 to have the M badge imo.

A freind of a freind rebadged his rex to an STi because he did a lot of work and now it has more power than the STi. I thought it...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-10-2009, 10:16 AM
Replies: 238
Views: 73,644
Posted By Sack
I have actually heard of the failure on soley on...

I have actually heard of the failure on soley on vehicles with under 100k. Few M3s are out there with over 100k or so I think. I guess someone needs to just start a website / register to see if its...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-09-2009, 09:52 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 73,644
Posted By Sack
Here are some pics of my VANOS and what was...

Here are some pics of my VANOS and what was recovered from my pan.

http://img189.imageshack.us/i/img0120ijn.jpg/
http://img256.imageshack.us/i/img0122m.jpg/...
Forum: BMW News from around the Web 07-09-2009, 08:39 PM
Replies: 849
Views: 271,763
Posted By Sack
Maybe if your car is making such a noise you...

Maybe if your car is making such a noise you should stop driving it? When was the last time you did your RTABs? Never I assume, its probably worn creaking tabs if anything.

I agree, BMW should...
Forum: BMW News from around the Web 07-09-2009, 08:37 PM
Replies: 849
Views: 271,763
Posted By Sack
Its actually quite common on all 3s, E30s, E36s,...

Its actually quite common on all 3s, E30s, E36s, and now E46s since some miles are on these cars.


... wow just wow, model series is about as basic as it gets.



rust? um... your chassis...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-12-2009, 11:59 AM
Replies: 238
Views: 73,644
Posted By Sack
Yes it would be covered by that extension...

Yes it would be covered by that extension warrenty; however, the warrenty was 6years/100k, whichever comes first. Mines an 01, so I am on my own.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-12-2009, 10:36 AM
Replies: 238
Views: 73,644
Posted By Sack
Just an update on my exploding VANOS. I...

Just an update on my exploding VANOS.

I will be taking back the car from the shop and pulling the engine and working it on a stand. Worst case for my engine I am looking at 2.9k in parts for the...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-10-2009, 10:30 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 73,644
Posted By Sack
I am not suffering from any comprehension...

I am not suffering from any comprehension problem. I was commenting on your deficiency in composition and your general lack of taste.

Swap... that is an option, although I'll avoid that until I...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-10-2009, 09:06 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 73,644
Posted By Sack
After a nice leading you were able to sort out...

After a nice leading you were able to sort out your point. Glad I could help. Thanks for posting a relevant comment.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-10-2009, 07:19 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 73,644
Posted By Sack
Ya, I bet all those people on JAL 123 really felt...

Ya, I bet all those people on JAL 123 really felt that way as they careened into the mountain side. My point was there are acceptable and unacceptable modes of failure. Not sure what the point of...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-09-2009, 10:05 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 23,135
Posted By Sack
The weight balance will change from 50/50 to...

The weight balance will change from 50/50 to 53/47 (adds about 200lbs to front wheels) with the S62, Hardly a truck.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-05-2009, 01:03 AM
Replies: 238
Views: 73,644
Posted By Sack
Nah, the failure could be expected. Am I...

Nah, the failure could be expected. Am I accustomed to BMW I6's having a life of 100k, no.

Its not so much that it failed it was more the manner it failed. Releasing dozens of needle bearings...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-04-2009, 08:11 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 73,644
Posted By Sack
01'/03, My VANOS just failed catastrphically at...

01'/03, My VANOS just failed catastrphically at 90k. Little metal bits and bearings dumped all over my timing chain and into my engine.

The repair bill is closer to 4k than 3k for just the VANOS...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-24-2009, 09:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 862
Posted By Sack
Lots of them out there for 18k today.

Lots of them out there for 18k today.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-24-2009, 12:27 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 23,135
Posted By Sack
Put the whole E9X car into the E46, or just the...

Put the whole E9X car into the E46, or just the S65?


S62 in the E46 would be hot. That Hartge car sounds wicked.

Mirob you should definitely do it if you have the resources and time,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-22-2009, 11:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,909
Posted By Sack
My last car was a Honda too... college car. Leave...

My last car was a Honda too... college car. Leave the DSC on for now, you can read about what DSC is anywhere. Just practice letting the clutch out. It will come with time. When I bought my car, I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-22-2009, 11:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,054
Posted By Sack
I agree, it...

I agree, it http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/51GPGF3E9GL._AA280_.jpg s.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-22-2009, 10:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,665
Posted By Sack
+1

+1
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-22-2009, 10:53 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 7,659
Posted By Sack
deviating from OEM filters, thats a new one for...

deviating from OEM filters, thats a new one for me.



he wont
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