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Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 05-24-2015, 03:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 277
Posted By fth001
265 is a little wide for an 8.5 wheel. Its...

265 is a little wide for an 8.5 wheel. Its probably causing the sidewall to bulge out when under load, that might be the rubbing you hear.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-26-2015, 11:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 243
Posted By fth001
Not even close to a "nice fit". Fronts will be...

Not even close to a "nice fit". Fronts will be close, rears wont fit without a lot of work, and dont even think about using spacers, unless you're going for that stanced look. Up to you though.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-15-2015, 11:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,175
Posted By fth001
Do you ask people "what color shirt should I...

Do you ask people "what color shirt should I wear", or "should I buy these shoes"? Point is that you should do whatever pleases YOU. Who the hell cares what people think. Unless youre building your...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-12-2015, 05:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 247
Posted By fth001
Yes it can, usually you will see a dip in fuel...

Yes it can, usually you will see a dip in fuel trims under acceleration. This should be done as a part of prev maintenance anyway
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-05-2015, 11:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 401
Posted By fth001
Well I guess ALL coupes including the M3 look...

Well I guess ALL coupes including the M3 look "cheap" in your opinion.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 03-30-2015, 12:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 669
Posted By fth001
19s are fine as long as the total weight...

19s are fine as long as the total weight (tire&wheel) are near or less than the stock combo. To outright state that they will ruin a cars handling is just ignorant. 65K is low mileage but the 10yr...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-30-2015, 12:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 335
Posted By fth001
I have seen a damaged maf plug give off codes...

I have seen a damaged maf plug give off codes like that. One of the wires had pulled out of the harness so we had to splice in another one.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-28-2015, 01:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 242
Posted By fth001
I was at a C&C event 2 years ago when I noticed a...

I was at a C&C event 2 years ago when I noticed a puddle of coolant under my car, turned out to be the same leak you have. A quick search online and a trip to Home Depot got me back on the road. The...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-28-2015, 03:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 285
Posted By fth001
Are you talking about the plastic flex hose that...

Are you talking about the plastic flex hose that runs from the brake duct to the airbox? If so then you can use some flex radiator hose as a replacement.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-28-2015, 03:51 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 23,394
Posted By fth001
Why dont we all just agree to disagree. This...

Why dont we all just agree to disagree. This argument is useless and will NEVER, NEVER, NEVER, NEVER, NEVER, NEVER change anyone's mind about what filter they choose to run. Oh btw.......K&N FTW....
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 02-25-2015, 02:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 497
Posted By fth001
I will tell you from experience in buying one of...

I will tell you from experience in buying one of those cheap kits that the control arm bushings lasted only about 500 miles and the outer ball joints started creaking and squeaking in about a year....
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 02-21-2015, 11:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 211
Posted By fth001
Yes

Yes
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 02-06-2015, 12:22 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,321
Posted By fth001
+1

+1
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-06-2015, 12:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 248
Posted By fth001
You leave the plastic sleeve on. Its to prevent a...

You leave the plastic sleeve on. Its to prevent a binding noise when the coils collapse on each other. Dont know about the bulb though.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 01-17-2015, 11:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 696
Posted By fth001
http://www.tyrestretch.com/ Looks normal to me....

http://www.tyrestretch.com/
Looks normal to me. But keep in mind that the brand of tire will affect the look also. Tires that have a lip guard will have more of a stretched look to it.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-16-2015, 01:50 PM
Replies: 1,500
Views: 329,157
Posted By fth001
Yup.....just cut, rotate, weld, enjoy.

Yup.....just cut, rotate, weld, enjoy.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-02-2015, 09:36 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,352
Posted By fth001
ZHPs had different hoods?

ZHPs had different hoods?
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-02-2015, 09:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,352
Posted By fth001
1....

1. http://honolulu.craigslist.org/oah/cto/4823216965.html average condition, low miles, needs all maintenance items, needs new wheels, auto(yuck)
2....
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-31-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 34,000
Views: 2,713,764
Posted By fth001
Theres another one for $5800 with alcantara...

Theres another one for $5800 with alcantara interior. Higher mileage but both will need a ton of maintenance anyway. Look good bro, its out there. You better hurry though. If its still there when my...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 12-23-2014, 11:31 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,348
Posted By fth001
Seriously guys? You cant see that dude is full of...

Seriously guys? You cant see that dude is full of it. His friend with a 330 with only exhaust beating an M3 (not likely). Paid 4K shipped for a VF supercharger (did I miss the sale). 365hp with a...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-20-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,427
Posted By fth001
Depending on how badly damaged, they can probably...

Depending on how badly damaged, they can probably be refinished for about $500.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 306
Posted By fth001
Now thats funny

Now thats funny
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-09-2014, 01:43 AM
Replies: 1,500
Views: 329,157
Posted By fth001
Those will work fine for your car, its for the...

Those will work fine for your car, its for the 325/330s. If they are for the 323/328 then the flanges are different. Not a big deal though, just have a shop cut the pipe side flanges off, not the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-09-2014, 12:20 AM
Replies: 1,500
Views: 329,157
Posted By fth001
Those need to be modded to work on 325/330s....

Those need to be modded to work on 325/330s. Flanges need to be cut and rotated
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 12-07-2014, 10:45 PM
Replies: 1,034
Views: 117,326
Posted By fth001
Good questions bro...I can answer numbers 1,4,...

Good questions bro...I can answer numbers 1,4, and 5 for you
1. These are very comparable to the sport suspension. My E46 came from stock sport suspension, went to H&R 29484 springs with Koni's, and...
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