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The BMW E46 ///M3 is the M version E46 and puts out an amazing 333 HP and 262 lb-ft of torque at stock specs! There are an amazing amount of modifications for both the coupe and convertible models so read up and get started modifying your cars today!

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Old 01-16-2013, 01:16 PM   #1
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What's up guys
Finally after a long anticipated wait I have been able to get my hands on an e46 m3. Its an Alpine white, 2004, smg, (inb4 bitch stick inb4 pump I've done ALL the research) with 66k on the clock. Love the white so far. The interior is nearly flawless with only one small tear on the passenger door card. It's also my daily so I'm preparing myself for the upkeep with a little rainy day fund.
It's 100% stock as of now, but that will change soon. Going the modest tasteful route with the mods but I'm already itching to squeeze a little more power out of the s54. I'm also looking for a set of CSL's so if anyone's got anything let me know!
Anyway I'm looking forward to getting to know the peeps on this forum.
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Old 01-16-2013, 02:17 PM   #2
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Welcome and congrats on the acquisition - she's a beaut ! I have always loved the Alpine White, looks so good on the e46 ///M.

I have a nearly mint right hand door card (both sides actually) - not sure if you are interested but let me know if you are and we could probably work something out.


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Old 01-16-2013, 04:22 PM   #3
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Thanks for the welcome Don! I definitely might be interested in that door card soon. I'm OCD as hell about that little tear. I will on you for details on it.
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Old 01-16-2013, 05:29 PM   #4
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Welcome bro. Check out my Reasons to love SMG thread in here. Clean car. Also, I'm sure one of sponsors will come in here and give you some deals on CSL wheels.
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Old 01-16-2013, 09:06 PM   #5
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Old 01-16-2013, 10:55 PM   #6
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A proper set of 19in. after market wheels and a slight drop will make a world difference in term of look.
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Old 01-16-2013, 11:23 PM   #7
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Welcome bro! fellow new guy here haha
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Old 01-16-2013, 11:28 PM   #8
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Nice car, love that color! You should look into the black front grills and side gills, looks sweet with that color...
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Old 01-16-2013, 11:30 PM   #9
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Old 01-17-2013, 07:42 PM   #10
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Welcome

Alpine would have been my choice...oh wait...it was...lol
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Old 01-18-2013, 03:34 PM   #11
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welcome and that white is looking nice
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Old 01-18-2013, 04:12 PM   #12
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Alpine white best color hands down.
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Old 01-22-2013, 12:27 AM   #13
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Another new guy...
Just 2 days back got my E46 M3, titan silber, manual 2001.
Mad machine, however lots of things to do....
SOme idiot broke armrest. first start point.

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Old 01-22-2013, 12:47 AM   #14
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Nice ride and color. If you dont mind me asking how much you pay for it with that low miles.
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Old 01-22-2013, 12:54 AM   #15
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Nice ride and color. If you dont mind me asking how much you pay for it with that low miles.
It costed me altogether 30.000$ to ship it to Azerbaijan from Japan.
Mileage is around 60.000 miles
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Old 01-22-2013, 12:51 PM   #16
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Old 01-27-2013, 01:13 PM   #17
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Thanks to all for the welcomes.. Got my hands on some oem CSL's. pics soon.
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Old 01-27-2013, 04:16 PM   #18
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Don't put in skinny tires. Do a proper 245f/275r as they are meant to be.
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Old 01-27-2013, 04:37 PM   #19
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Yeah that's my goal.. Gotta love those meaty sidewalls! What is a good measurement for a thick sidewall by the way?
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Old 01-27-2013, 06:36 PM   #20
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35f / 30r
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