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Forum: Miscellaneous BMW and E46 Parts 06-01-2015, 09:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 182
Posted By tock172
E46 ZSP Sway Bars & Other Misc Parts

For sale are some miscellaneous parts from my 2004 330i sport package (ZSP), which I know longer own.

Prices negotiable, please shoot me offers.

'04 330i ZSP Sway Bars & End Links 23.5mm Rr...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-09-2015, 02:18 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 4,635
Posted By tock172
I would say drive a Honda, which I did for part...

I would say drive a Honda, which I did for part of the time when I was in school, somewhere in the midst of owning a few BMWs and an Audi. That fact that you keep bringing up your worthless kidney...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-09-2015, 11:46 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 4,635
Posted By tock172
Bullsh<sp>it. This is exactly the type of...

Bullsh<sp>it. This is exactly the type of cop-out, BS excuse I expected. Those who can truly afford to maintain, care for and modify these cars are not the subject of his thread. Most individuals who...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-09-2015, 09:29 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 4,635
Posted By tock172
FPFQ. Falling Price, Falling Quality: When a...

FPFQ. Falling Price, Falling Quality: When a higher end vehicle depreciates below its original target market and people with lower income can afford entry into the vehicle but can't honestly afford...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-08-2015, 12:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 860
Posted By tock172
I'm not a particularly huge fan of using brake...

I'm not a particularly huge fan of using brake parts cleaner on plastic parts, but I've never seen any ill effects from it.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-08-2015, 12:30 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 3,855
Posted By tock172
Byt he way the technical term for this is FPFQ....

Byt he way the technical term for this is FPFQ. Falling Price, Falling Quality. According to another member on M3F:
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-08-2015, 12:26 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 3,855
Posted By tock172
I haven't invested the time in reading everything...

I haven't invested the time in reading everything here, but I do agree. The E46 along with most other used BMWs appeals to broke idiots that think they can fool the rest of the world. The E36 is even...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-08-2015, 12:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 762
Posted By tock172
is Gatriel the new Mango?

is Gatriel the new Mango?
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-02-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 1,236
Views: 122,705
Posted By tock172
This.

This.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,133
Posted By tock172
These things happen. As others have said, the...

These things happen. As others have said, the valves likely look like limp noodles. If no metal fragments broke off and got compressed by the piston the bottom end can usually handle it. Although I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-21-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,541
Posted By tock172
I would keep the manual 530i.

I would keep the manual 530i.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-21-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 585
Posted By tock172
As others have said, perform the reset by holding...

As others have said, perform the reset by holding the button. If the issue persists, get a new cassette and lube everything with white lithium grease. If the glass gets stuck and you're worried about...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-03-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,417
Posted By tock172
The short answer is that it's never worth it...

The short answer is that it's never worth it unless you've got exactly what you want. I had 4 BMWs before my E36 M3 and none of them came close to giving me the feeling my M3 does. Regardless, that...
Forum: General Off-Topic 10-27-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 2,311
Views: 69,093
Posted By tock172
I tried Apple Pay in a McDonalds when I was in...

I tried Apple Pay in a McDonalds when I was in Orlando last week for a conference. I must say I like it. Most people looked at me like I was an alien but I'm used to that. They were all peasants...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 10-27-2014, 01:11 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,206
Posted By tock172
I've always been a fan of these. ...

I've always been a fan of these.

http://www.cargods.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/12/Wow-OMG-LOL-Toyota-2-spoke-rims.jpg
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-19-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,528
Posted By tock172
At the absolute minimum, you have a collapsed or...

At the absolute minimum, you have a collapsed or otherwise failed lifter that may be causing your noise. Otherwise, you either have a bent valve or a chipped valve as others have mentioned. Get a...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-18-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,030
Posted By tock172
Answering this question should be contingent upon...

Answering this question should be contingent upon whether or not the individual knows how to drive a vehicle with a manual transmission.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-14-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 317
Posted By tock172
If the radiator is already leaking, why not just...

If the radiator is already leaking, why not just replace it. I just put a Mahle-Behr unit in my M3.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-11-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 9,488
Posted By tock172
S50 engines that power the Euro M3s have their...

S50 engines that power the Euro M3s have their problems just like anything else. In fact, it's been said that a lot of european E36 M3 owners would prefer the simplicity and reliability of the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-08-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 9,488
Posted By tock172
Yeah, you're right. I used to be a stickler about...

Yeah, you're right. I used to be a stickler about that. I even contemplated calling it gray leather when I originally authored my post but I ended up saying f<sp>uck it.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-08-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 9,488
Posted By tock172
I find it ridiculous that everyone here is hating...

I find it ridiculous that everyone here is hating on the lack of options. Sans the dove interior, which I would prefer to be cloth, I would totally drive this thing. Call me a purist, but I am...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-07-2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 555
Posted By tock172
Gently twist the clown nose and it will come out....

Gently twist the clown nose and it will come out. I used to knock into mine with my arm/hand every now and again and I discovered this.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-07-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 538
Posted By tock172
I agree with Mango, but on the same coin, the...

I agree with Mango, but on the same coin, the genuine BMW car covers are form fitted in such a way that there is almost zero movement when the cover is properly installed. Regardless, I only cover...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-07-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,489
Posted By tock172
Isn't that funny. Those who get the euro tray by...

Isn't that funny. Those who get the euro tray by default want upholders, stupid posers in the states wish to get rid of them for the euro tray.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-07-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,421
Posted By tock172
http://seafoamsales.com/using-in-crankcase-oil/ ...

http://seafoamsales.com/using-in-crankcase-oil/

As per Seafoam's website, you can run it for up to 100 miles in oil that you plan to drain. They also specify that you can run a smaller amount in...
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