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Forum: General E46 Forum 05-28-2013, 06:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,572
Posted By stoogesm3
I'm curious about this as well, someone mentioned...

I'm curious about this as well, someone mentioned upgraded bolts. I checked on active autowerkes and the only dsb they have is for an e36. I have an 04 e46 smg m3. My bolts were found to be broken...
Forum: Exterior 10-04-2012, 10:42 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 229
Posted By stoogesm3
Post WTB: Front bumper for an 04 M3

It currently has a csl style on it.

Broke the carbon fiber lip off and broke the plastic grill, cracked the plastic on the bottom and took a couple chunks of said plastic with whatever animal...
Forum: Engine & Performance 05-08-2011, 02:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,406
Posted By stoogesm3
I bought a set of uncoated headers from him, they...

I bought a set of uncoated headers from him, they fit perfect and I couldn't be happier.

I had a local mechanic put some on that I had bought off the internet previously and he stripped my head...
Forum: Engine & Performance 05-06-2011, 08:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 317
Posted By stoogesm3
WTB Rasp pipe for an 04 M3

Looking to buy the rasp eliminator setup, the one that goes directly behind the exhaust manifolds. Just put headers on and the rasp is unbearable for me, sounds like a honda now. Sounds fine when...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-05-2011, 08:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,287
Posted By stoogesm3
I'm personally not fond of black wheels, although...

I'm personally not fond of black wheels, although black with a chrome lip is acceptable. I seen a car on here in the for sale forums a few months back that had bronze colored rims and it looked very...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-05-2011, 07:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,737
Posted By stoogesm3
Here is what I was looking for, it took some...

Here is what I was looking for, it took some searching after writing down all the part #'s.


For those just using the pre-cat O2 sensors because of header install.

Front bank pre-cat, this...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-26-2011, 09:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 566
Posted By stoogesm3
After header install

Just got the car back after having the headers installed, lots of problems, but I have other threads for those. The worst part is the drone inside the car, it's absolutely terrible, sounds like I'm...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-26-2011, 09:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,737
Posted By stoogesm3
Also, I'm never taking the car back to them, it's...

Also, I'm never taking the car back to them, it's a long story as to why I let them work on it this time and they charged me $1000 to put on a CAI and the headers, that included all the fab work to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-26-2011, 09:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,737
Posted By stoogesm3
He didn't cut the wires, however he didn't mark...

He didn't cut the wires, however he didn't mark the original positions of the O2's before putting the headers on as in he had no clue which O2 was which. I'm not sure if he removed them from the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-26-2011, 08:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,737
Posted By stoogesm3
I think the retard pulled them all off at the...

I think the retard pulled them all off at the connector. So what I'm asking is where they originate on the car, as in the exact positions or a diagram of where they plug into the wiring harness at.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-26-2011, 07:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 516
Posted By stoogesm3
Won't heating it up ruin the clutch fan and the...

Won't heating it up ruin the clutch fan and the seals in the water pump?
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-26-2011, 04:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,737
Posted By stoogesm3
How to identify pre/post cat O2 senor

2004 M3

Stupid mechanic didn't mark them before installing the headers, how can I be sure which ones are the pre/post cat O2's?
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-26-2011, 01:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 516
Posted By stoogesm3
So, is the fan bolted to the water pump reverse...

So, is the fan bolted to the water pump reverse threaded on an M3 or not? I'm just gonna lube it up with some penetrating oil and do it myself when I get the car back. Also, the tutorials I found...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-26-2011, 01:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 769
Posted By stoogesm3
Shiny paint is for the outside of the car. It...

Shiny paint is for the outside of the car. It looks nice at first but it's harder to keep clean and you will get tired of the shiny look inside the car. We painted some portions of the interior of my...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-26-2011, 01:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 516
Posted By stoogesm3
Underdrive pulley install

Mechanic calls me and says he can't get the fan loose from the water pump and heating it up would ruin both the water pump and fan clutch. I went down to look and he's talking about the shaft bolt...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-26-2011, 12:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,458
Posted By stoogesm3
It's merely some leftover body parts from the...

It's merely some leftover body parts from the person you hit last night dried on the underside of the belt, they've formed into a hard clump hence the low thumping sound when it hits a pulley it can...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-26-2011, 12:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,251
Posted By stoogesm3
I just put some new Hankook evo's on about a...

I just put some new Hankook evo's on about a month ago, I have 19's and got the 275's for the rear, absolutely love them. Using launch control still lights them up but otherwise they are some of the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-26-2011, 12:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 387
Posted By stoogesm3
Active Autowerke Underdrive pulley belt

I ordered the kit with the non-underdriven alternator pulley, the shop lost the belt that came with the kit. Anyone else running this that can tell me the part # of the belt or know where I can get...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-09-2011, 02:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 594
Posted By stoogesm3
Soon as the weather gets a bit warmer "1 more...

Soon as the weather gets a bit warmer "1 more day" i'm going to jack it up and take a look myself. If the shock was broken at a mount point could it cause this or possibly something done wrong or not...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-07-2011, 12:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 594
Posted By stoogesm3
Rear end appears shifted to one side

Bought the car 4 months ago, it had been lowered 1 inch using Eibach springs/kit. Took 3 other people with me on a trip and the car immediately seemed like it was bottoming out the suspension...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-22-2010, 01:47 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 338
Posted By stoogesm3
2004 M3 Headlight ?

The drivers side headlight sometimes will turn on and sometimes it won't, I've read on here that I should swap it out with the other side to make sure the headlight is the problem first before buying...
Forum: Complete Cars 10-15-2010, 07:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,903
Posted By stoogesm3
I sent him a pm on the Lexus forums he's a member...

I sent him a pm on the Lexus forums he's a member of and no response there either.
Forum: Complete Cars 10-14-2010, 06:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,115
Posted By stoogesm3
Does the bumper normally sag under the...

Does the bumper normally sag under the headlights? Looks like it's missing the trim around the fog lights as well. From what i've seen on here you'd be lucky to get 10k for that.
Forum: Complete Cars 10-12-2010, 10:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,477
Posted By stoogesm3
Thanks for all the input, and I did already call...

Thanks for all the input, and I did already call the insurance company and talk to them about the "what if's" just in case it was unlucky enough to get all smashed up again.
Forum: Complete Cars 10-12-2010, 01:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,477
Posted By stoogesm3
Yes, the car is fixed, they are just having...

Yes, the car is fixed, they are just having problems with the smg unit since they knocked it loose when putting the headers on. They had to tap the original holes and put larger diameter bolts in,...
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