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Forum: General E46 Forum 05-15-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,643
Posted By mxracer707
Who's the idiot ??- the person who purchased a...

Who's the idiot ??- the person who purchased a car for $47k and sold it for $5k, or the person who purchased a car for $5k and sold it for $3k........:lmao:
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-10-2013, 02:28 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,861
Posted By mxracer707
Does overheating alone commonly cause main...

Does overheating alone commonly cause main bearings to spin?

I thought it was more commonly caused by lack of lubrication/oil viscosity issues, which causes heat within the bearing/carrier.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-10-2013, 02:12 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,861
Posted By mxracer707
I do agree that it could be a main bearing, but...

I do agree that it could be a main bearing, but why would his story not line up with over-revving the engine? I think if the car overheated to the point that the lower part of the block warped, there...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-10-2013, 01:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 698
Posted By mxracer707
really depends on the color for me, I wouldn't...

really depends on the color for me, I wouldn't have a problem going to a well respected place with a light colored car. Now that my car is dark blue I don't trust anyone with it. If my car was black,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-16-2013, 10:31 AM
Replies: 265
Views: 14,667
Posted By mxracer707
Thanks! Yours is too

Thanks! Yours is too
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-16-2013, 10:21 AM
Replies: 265
Views: 14,667
Posted By mxracer707
I'm not going to judge people based on the...

I'm not going to judge people based on the maintenance they are completing on their 10+ year old car, but I've made a sizable investment in my car and want to keep it nice. I don't see the need in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-12-2013, 02:25 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,387
Posted By mxracer707
Haha really, because your the one who keeps...

Haha really, because your the one who keeps arguing and writing essays on how "cheap" this kid's car looks.

OP I like the car, not my style but I'm also not in HS anymore. I wouldnt consider an...
Forum: The Showroom 05-30-2013, 09:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 431
Posted By mxracer707
Some new Pics

Took some pics after a wax - still trying to get used to car photography

http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y268/racer707/DSC_0854_zpsaf6a6a9b.jpg...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-15-2013, 12:46 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 5,723
Posted By mxracer707
You couldn't be more off the mark. It's called...

You couldn't be more off the mark. It's called saving money...why pay someone $100+ an hour do to something you can do yourself? Anyway, pouring money into a car is just about the worst financial...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-09-2013, 04:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 304
Posted By mxracer707
search final stage resistor for the AC problem

search final stage resistor for the AC problem
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-15-2013, 11:17 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,259
Posted By mxracer707
You are out of your effing mind dude

You are out of your effing mind dude
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-19-2013, 02:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 784
Posted By mxracer707
ok thanks for your help. I'll scan it tonight

ok thanks for your help. I'll scan it tonight
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-19-2013, 01:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 784
Posted By mxracer707
Tranny was experiencing issues before I changed...

Tranny was experiencing issues before I changed the fluid.. its very strange... its definitely an intermittent issue, just drove the car to lunch and it was fine. Like I said its not slipping at all,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-19-2013, 12:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 784
Posted By mxracer707
As for the flush, I am pretty confident that the...

As for the flush, I am pretty confident that the shop I used completed the service to the highest spec. They are a very well respected indy.

The car is fully stock. Based on the above, you would...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-19-2013, 08:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 529
Posted By mxracer707
Welcome to the forum! Its pretty tough to...

Welcome to the forum!

Its pretty tough to see a torn lower intake boot without removing the upper intake boot... I would start there. It definitely sounds like a vacuum leak like the other...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-19-2013, 08:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 784
Posted By mxracer707
The tech told me that the fluid was pretty dirty,...

The tech told me that the fluid was pretty dirty, not quite sure if that meant metal filings or just dark color.

Let me also add that the car drives pretty normal on flat roads and when I floor...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-19-2013, 08:12 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 8,453
Posted By mxracer707
Just read the previous page.... i guess this is...

Just read the previous page.... i guess this is irrelevant now lol
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-19-2013, 08:08 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 8,453
Posted By mxracer707
OP: I am not going to read the entire thread but...

OP: I am not going to read the entire thread but here is my experience.

I bought a 2006 325ci convertible last month with 51,000 miles on it last month. Drove it home from SC, about a 250 mile...
Forum: E46 Convertible 02-19-2013, 07:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,360
Posted By mxracer707
I have had good luck with Parrot as well,...

I have had good luck with Parrot as well, although the install was a PITA. There were a few electronic boxes that I needed to squeeze behind the headunit in my old A4.. and instructions were pretty...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-19-2013, 07:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 784
Posted By mxracer707
Yea, I've confused a few people with the 2006...

Yea, I've confused a few people with the 2006 vert already.... should have bought a manual, I forgot how much I despise automatics, especially ones that don't upshift. I am not well versed in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-18-2013, 06:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 784
Posted By mxracer707
Bump

Bump
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-16-2013, 05:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 784
Posted By mxracer707
I should also note that these problems are...

I should also note that these problems are occurring when in D, I will drive around in S and see if it makes a difference.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-16-2013, 04:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 784
Posted By mxracer707
Transmission Problem - 2006 325cic

Hello all,

So recently I've been experiencing some issues with my automatic transmission (I think its a GM tranny). I have a 2006 325ci convertible with 52,000 miles. When I first bought the car I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-14-2013, 08:38 AM
Replies: 257
Views: 6,404
Posted By mxracer707
I'm going to hack this thread..... ZHP, are...

I'm going to hack this thread.....

ZHP, are you sitting on stock sport suspension/what size are your rims? I like the way your car sits.
Forum: Polls & Surveys - Please Participate! 02-13-2013, 02:32 PM
Replies: 343
Views: 22,616
Posted By mxracer707
rec·om·mend Verb Put forward...

rec·om·mend
Verb

Put forward (someone or something) with approval as being suitable for a particular purpose or role.
Advise or suggest (something) as a course of action.

Synonyms...
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