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Forum: New England 04-02-2013, 09:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 606
Posted By Mikaman
Thanks Sam. Was the car for sale? If so I'd...

Thanks Sam. Was the car for sale? If so I'd appreciate a lead, although I've also been looking seriously at E92 coupes lately and getting close to a deal on one of those.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-22-2013, 06:59 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,912
Posted By Mikaman
Which are most likely to?

So is there a consensus as to which models are most likely to suffer subframe mount damage and/or floor cracking?

-- sedans, coupes, or convertibles? (seems like most people say it is more common...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-21-2013, 10:00 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 6,118
Posted By Mikaman
Well, maybe an M3

OP back again ... I'm still leaning towards the ZHP but TerraPhantom brings up some good points, and I won't totally rule out an unmodified M3 on 18's.

But we're missing one factor in the MPG...
Forum: Great Plains & Rocky Mountains 03-20-2013, 10:19 AM
Replies: 2,841
Views: 237,698
Posted By Mikaman
Recommend shop for PPI?

Hi guys, looks like a pretty active group here in St L. I'm considering buying an E46 currently f/s in the area, but I'm not local. Can anyone suggest a good shop to do a pre-sale inspection for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-19-2013, 04:55 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 6,118
Posted By Mikaman
blueandwhite, you're missing something. As I...

blueandwhite, you're missing something. As I said early on, I can afford the purchase price and the upkeep on an M3. So no worries about something sitting in my garage, un-used, wasting away due to...
Forum: Great Plains & Rocky Mountains 03-19-2013, 03:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 806
Posted By Mikaman
Good shop for PPI near St Louis

Can anyone recommend a shop to do a PPI in the St Louis area? Preferably western suburbs, St Charles, St Peters, Md Hts, but I'd consider anywhere in greater St L area. Normally I prefer a good...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-19-2013, 03:32 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 6,118
Posted By Mikaman
You guys have been extremely helpful! THANKS!

Can't thank you enough, cak323i, Grande D, EricSMG, lcoleman, Mango, PAZHP (I'm in similar situation, my Z3 just is too small -- envious of E86 FTW! if I had enough garage bays I'd keep the Z3 too),...
Forum: Mid Atlantic 03-18-2013, 04:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 599
Posted By Mikaman
Thanks Eric. I've ruled this one out, prior...

Thanks Eric. I've ruled this one out, prior damage, gray interior, dislike the wheels, and now your info ...
Forum: Great Lakes 03-18-2013, 02:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 501
Posted By Mikaman
terzinator, yeah I know, but don't forget Lake...

terzinator, yeah I know, but don't forget Lake Erie! Seriously, I posted the same msg on Mid-Atlantic, but thought I'd post on other nearby regional forums. I'd gladly drive to OH or MI or even...
Forum: Mid Atlantic 03-18-2013, 02:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 599
Posted By Mikaman
Only want manual

Thanks Maddogz but the SMG rules it out for me. That's an eye-catching blue! Good luck with your sale, thanks for responding.
Forum: Great Lakes 03-18-2013, 10:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 501
Posted By Mikaman
WTB: ZHP coupe blue/tan

I posted this in the Classified section but since I live in PA, thought I'd ask here ... looking for 330Ci with ZHP, must be MT (no SMG), must be blue exterior, prefer tan/natural/cinnamon interior,...
Forum: New England 03-18-2013, 10:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 606
Posted By Mikaman
WTB: ZHP coupe blue/tan

I posted this in the Classified section but since I live in eastern PA, thought I'd ask here ... looking for 330Ci with ZHP, must be MT (no SMG), must be blue exterior, prefer tan/natural/cinnamon...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-18-2013, 09:45 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 6,118
Posted By Mikaman
Thanks!

Lots of good comments here this morning -- thank you, all of you. FiveEightandTen, Grande D, cak323i have been especially helpful.

Would love to hear more from cak323i since you own both a ZHP...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 03-17-2013, 03:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 439
Posted By Mikaman
Really want blue

Thanks Bimmerforums but I have my heart set on a blue one.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-17-2013, 03:17 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 6,118
Posted By Mikaman
Grey interior?

McGary, you said "Stay away from the grey" -- interior. I'm curious, why? I haven't seen a grey interior in person yet, it's certainly not my favorite color and some of the ones I've seen in photos...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-17-2013, 01:04 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 6,118
Posted By Mikaman
Thanks for the lead GrandeD, but if it's...

Thanks for the lead GrandeD, but if it's mutichief's car in Champaign, IL it's an automatic which is a deal-killer for me, want the 6MT.
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 03-17-2013, 12:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 439
Posted By Mikaman
Sorry, don't want SMG

Vincent, sounds all good except the SMG, I defintely want regular manual trans only. But thanks for responding and good luck with your sale.
Forum: Mid Atlantic 03-17-2013, 12:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 599
Posted By Mikaman
Rear ended in California

Oops, just checked Carfax, this car was rear-ended in California in 2009. Accident report says "hit another car" -- uh, so it was backing up? Maybe that's not a deal-breaker, obviously it wasn't...
Forum: Mid Atlantic 03-17-2013, 12:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 599
Posted By Mikaman
Thanks ... a possibility

Thanks Saxual, I found this one on my search, but frankly -- hate the black wheels. I suppose I could consider it and change the wheels if I buy. Would also prefer a tan interior but that seems...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-17-2013, 12:25 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 6,118
Posted By Mikaman
Best daily driver: M3 or 330Ci ZHP or ZSP?

Not wanting to start an impassioned debate here, but looking for advice for a daily driver. I have just started looking at E46's and haven't found "the one" yet. Trying to decide if I'd be happier...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 03-16-2013, 11:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 439
Posted By Mikaman
WTB: M3 or ZHP coupe, MT, blue

I posted this in the Classified section but since I live in eastern PA, thought I'd ask here ... looking for E46 M3 coupe or 330Ci with ZHP, must be MT (no SMG), must be blue exterior, prefer...
Forum: Mid Atlantic 03-16-2013, 11:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 599
Posted By Mikaman
WTB blue M3 or ZHP coupe

I posted this in the Classified section but since I live in PA, thought I'd ask here ... looking for E46 M3 coupe or 330Ci with ZHP, must be MT (no SMG), must be blue exterior, prefer...
Forum: Complete Cars 03-16-2013, 11:13 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 234
Posted By Mikaman
WTB E46 M3 or ZHP coupe MT blue <100k mi

Looking for M3 or 330Ci ZHP

Must have's: NOT a convertible, MT (not SMG), blue exterior, under 100k mi or very close, mo mod's or very lightly modified

Like to have: tan/natural/cinnamon...
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