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Old 06-25-2013, 11:38 PM   #1081
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Re: You know you're an E46 fanatic when...

Actually know what vanos is.
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Old 06-26-2013, 09:25 AM   #1082
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when you stare at every BMW driver you see on the road to see if there staring at you too.
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Old 06-26-2013, 09:32 AM   #1083
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also when you see riced out e36's and cringe to the idea that soon it will be e46's...
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Old 06-26-2013, 09:58 AM   #1084
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...........you work at a BMW dealership and spend hours talking about your car with customers.
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Old 06-26-2013, 10:27 AM   #1085
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When someone over hears you talking about how much you love her.. Then you have to explain you are talking about your e46.


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Old 06-26-2013, 10:32 AM   #1086
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Old 06-26-2013, 10:50 AM   #1087
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When you wave at other E46 drivers, and they think you're nuts, but you wave anyway.
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Old 06-26-2013, 10:55 AM   #1088
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...that you're still checking out this site after owning the car for almost 14 years.
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Old 06-26-2013, 11:24 AM   #1089
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You know you're an E46 fanatic when...

You bright other BMW's like they did back in the old days. But create an angry driver :/.

And correct people for the pronunciation of Bimmer and Beamer.


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Old 06-26-2013, 11:26 AM   #1090
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Actually know what vanos is.
Yes! Everyone was asking what I was fixing on my vanos thinking it was an imaginary part...


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Old 06-26-2013, 12:51 PM   #1091
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when you wanna kill your passenger who thinks the door is locked but really its double pull
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Old 06-26-2013, 12:53 PM   #1092
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Or they spend days looking for the window button and when they finally find it they roll down the back window.....
This happens all the time and when I'm in another car I look straight to the center console for the Window switch.

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Old 06-26-2013, 01:10 PM   #1093
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You go out and buy a 03 325xi for a daily driver, when you already own a 05 545i.
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Old 06-26-2013, 02:09 PM   #1094
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Haha this thread is awesome. I really like the E46 shape.
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Old 06-26-2013, 03:37 PM   #1095
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When you compare every car and see if meets the same standards as your e46
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Old 06-26-2013, 03:45 PM   #1096
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Old 06-26-2013, 03:49 PM   #1097
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Old 06-29-2013, 10:11 PM   #1098
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When you just purchased a 2001 330ci brochure from eBay. Click image for larger version

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Old 06-29-2013, 10:38 PM   #1099
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The longest steady relationship to date (14 yrs/351,000 miles) has been with your E46 and you refer your bimmer as your second wife.
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When you wait until you have over 120,000 miles before you buy new wheels and bumpers for your E46...

Knowing you'll have it until at least 250k miles!
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