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Forum: Engine & Performance 07-07-2004, 01:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,040
Posted By smg
the install would be about 8hrs depending on your...

the install would be about 8hrs depending on your skill level, you'll need to remove the passenger side engine mount and support the engine along with having the car up on stands for clearence. if i...
Forum: Engine & Performance 07-07-2004, 01:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,040
Posted By smg
still have them collecting dust.... i move at...

still have them collecting dust....
i move at the end of the month.
Forum: Engine & Performance 06-19-2004, 07:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,040
Posted By smg
the factory cats are part of the exhaust manifold...

the factory cats are part of the exhaust manifold whichwould be replaced by the headers. you would need to install cats just after the headers where the first resonator is. then you should have no...
Forum: Engine & Performance 06-19-2004, 03:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,040
Posted By smg
they work great with the ZHP package due to the...

they work great with the ZHP package due to the cam and ECU tunning you already have. the headers work good by them selves but a real noticable performance when combined with other engine mods, i.e...
Forum: Engine & Performance 06-19-2004, 02:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,040
Posted By smg
Exclamation Headers RDSport

For Sale local pickup:
SS RDSport headers 1mnth of use,
fits:
323
325
328
330

moving and need to free up space by monday June 21.
Irvine CA.
Forum: California 04-23-2004, 02:23 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 12,271
Posted By smg
there is no way short of having an out of state...

there is no way short of having an out of state address and licsense that you'll avoid the tax. CA is very good at getting its money, how do i know? i've been there done that and ended up owing the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-19-2004, 02:32 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 15,026
Posted By smg
yes i have started the lemon law process 2mnths...

yes i have started the lemon law process 2mnths ago. court date is yet to be set, possibly next year. it's a real ***** not having your car and still having to pay for it and insurance during this...
Forum: General Off-Topic 04-14-2004, 03:30 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 8,510
Posted By smg
okay i gotta do it :bs: the chances someone has...

okay i gotta do it :bs: the chances someone has a 360 for a car in H.S. gimme a break. the cars worth 200k easy and insurance alone wouldn't let you park it daily at a school. so untill some legit...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-09-2004, 02:33 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 7,123
Posted By smg
i'm not saying the new line will tarnish the name...

i'm not saying the new line will tarnish the name nor is the price an issue. i just like exclusivity, limited production runs. I liked the fact that the M535 i had was one of a few hundred pre...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-09-2004, 03:23 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 7,123
Posted By smg
i noticed the same thing, a 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8(out...

i noticed the same thing,
a 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8(out of production,X3,X5,Z8(also out),Z4. 12 models 10of which are current. that along with the varouis drive train options is going to cheapen the marque....
Forum: General Off-Topic 04-01-2004, 01:58 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,099
Posted By smg
when did you buy your 911? becouse the shell is...

when did you buy your 911? becouse the shell is std. now or you can deleate for a 1400 credit. i looked into the 996 twin turbo and now i'm not sure becouse there are alot of options at 100k large.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-24-2004, 12:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,074
Posted By smg
for top end power yes, they are RDsport. it...

for top end power yes, they are RDsport. it really isn't noticeable until 3.5krpm below that it feals stock, after that it revs faster and pulls harder. so to me since i drive alot of highway yes, if...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-22-2004, 02:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,074
Posted By smg
i'd say that if your looking at 2-3hrs you're...

i'd say that if your looking at 2-3hrs you're underestemating the job. i have done this swap 3 times and the fastest i can do it with out stoping is 4hrs. it requires removing the pasenger side...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-20-2004, 10:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 902
Posted By smg
02' 540iT 04' 525iT 04' 330xi 02' 530 01'...

02' 540iT
04' 525iT
04' 330xi
02' 530
01' 525iT
02' 325iT
01' 325
02' 330

scary i've been in that much, but then again thats why i now have an attorney.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-17-2004, 12:32 PM
Replies: 341
Views: 56,564
Posted By smg
don't worry he doesn't know what the ICV does. ...

don't worry he doesn't know what the ICV does. :P but yes the ICV is not responsible for keeping the car from stalling. the ICV keeps a steady idle at low vacum. when ICV's go bad the idle goes...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-16-2004, 12:45 PM
Replies: 341
Views: 56,564
Posted By smg
lifter bores are the "bores" in which the...

lifter bores are the "bores" in which the "buckets" travel. okay laymen terms: the valves are lifted by spring pressure, inthe bore "hole" in which the bucket sits "upsidedown bucket" hydrolic...
Forum: Engine & Performance 03-16-2004, 12:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 909
Posted By smg
as soon as i get back into town, maybe next week....

as soon as i get back into town, maybe next week. i'm dealing with my dad right now, renal failure. were going at this a day at a time.

is the $1000 to high for everybody? if so please let me know...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-15-2004, 11:50 PM
Replies: 341
Views: 56,564
Posted By smg
still in litigation, however the attorney is...

still in litigation, however the attorney is looking into if there are enough of the same cases and how many, problem is for a class action lawsuit you have to have the same problem not just idle but...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-15-2004, 09:29 PM
Replies: 341
Views: 56,564
Posted By smg
seems we have one too many of these threads, but...

seems we have one too many of these threads, but please read this. my problem has taken 6mths and a lawsuit: verdict: manufactures defect in two of the lifter bores causing them to stick every so...
Forum: General Off-Topic 03-15-2004, 09:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 468
Posted By smg
I know however one word should help "Children" as...

I know however one word should help "Children" as crazy as it sounds i can get the car seat in the back a turtle on the roof and still go for fun weekends. those two extra seats are what the wife...
Forum: Engine & Performance 03-15-2004, 08:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 909
Posted By smg
RD Sport headers:

i have a set of RD Sport headers for the 323/328 should be the same for the 325/330 crowd also. they were used for about a month then removed until further modifications to the programming could be...
Forum: General Off-Topic 03-15-2004, 07:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 468
Posted By smg
Question 996 911 owners

well i've decided to move up and on, i'm looking into the 996 911's and have a few questions.
are there problems to look out for i.e. week spots?
still trying to decide between coupe and vert at...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-15-2004, 07:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 495
Posted By smg
after the war germany was not allowed to produce...

after the war germany was not allowed to produce cars, however motorcycles were okay, it's based off a motorcycle engine and three wheels, at least originally later ones had four.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-12-2004, 11:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 558
Posted By smg
why bother getting the strait pipe? any good...

why bother getting the strait pipe? any good muffler shop can fab up some pipe from the header flanges to the cats then from the cats on. it would be cheaper. the SS strait pipe isn't going to work....
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-12-2004, 11:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 800
Posted By smg
Exclamation update: in my particular case i ended up having...

update:
in my particular case i ended up having to get an attorney to get bmw's attention and as usual bmw showed up a day late and a dollar short. anyways point is they sent out thier drivetrain...
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