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Old 02-22-2012, 05:01 PM   #165601
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maybe once the wifes car is paid off. among other things.
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Old 02-22-2012, 05:02 PM   #165602
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what is this work you speak of?

i had the wifes car in for service and went for a wander.
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Old 02-22-2012, 05:08 PM   #165604
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(2) Falken FK452 225/35/19 (one great, 1 has lots of tread but some camber wear)
Need some new fronts..... interested. Let me know when you are ready to sell.
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Old 02-22-2012, 05:09 PM   #165606
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lol so while greasing the sunroof i decided to just pull the glass out. i used the compressor to clean out as much debris as i could. i only had bearing grease so i used that. i think it might be a bit too thick, but w/e.

either way i think it's still a done deal for my sunroof. the noise is coming from the track that pushes the carriers. i'm sure i could use it a few more times before it goes out again.
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Old 02-22-2012, 05:11 PM   #165607
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lol so while greasing the sunroof i decided to just pull the glass out. i used the compressor to clean out as much debris as i could. i only had bearing grease so i used that. i think it might be a bit too thick, but w/e.

either way i think it's still a done deal for my sunroof. the noise is coming from the track that pushes the carriers. i'm sure i could use it a few more times before it goes out again.
i didn't know people actually used sunroofs, mine's been opened maybe a dozen times.
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Need some new fronts..... interested. Let me know when you are ready to sell.
If you want, I'll give you both for $150, and will even include an extra (I bought 1 off craigslist a while ago, but it had a small bubble in the side, but I was stretchin it)

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1 in great condition. 1 has good tread, but some camber wear on 1 side. And the third has great tread, but a small bubble on the sidewall.

All 3 for $100 + your Splitters!

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So Daron:

- 245/40/18's will work perfectly on my square setup?, no rubbing?

- Do you have to camber the rears a lot (cause with the 255's I sure have to)

- and would using 245/35/18's be any better you think?

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I'm gonna have some tires for sale soon:

(2) BF Goodrich G-Force T/A's 255/40/18 (Excellent)
(2) BF Goodrich G-Force T/A's 225/40/18 (Excellent)

(2) Falken FK452 225/35/19 (one great, 1 has lots of tread but some camber wear)

and a couple more 255/40/18's in decent condition, I think ones a continental..

The BF Goodrich's are awesome, great tread, just need different sizes.
Hmm, I can make use of some of those 18s.
Seem to be burning through rear tires on the M3 kinda fast.
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lol so while greasing the sunroof i decided to just pull the glass out. i used the compressor to clean out as much debris as i could. i only had bearing grease so i used that. i think it might be a bit too thick, but w/e.

either way i think it's still a done deal for my sunroof. the noise is coming from the track that pushes the carriers. i'm sure i could use it a few more times before it goes out again.
That sucks.
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Kalim, you don't use any of the luxury features on your car. I'm surprised you even got an E46 at all, the car that BMW plumped up for the American market. It's like the chicken that's been injected with hormones and whatnot so it looks really substantial and enticing but in the end there's not much flavor.



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Kalim, you don't use any of the luxury features on your car. I'm surprised you even got an E46 at all, the car that BMW plumped up for the American market. It's like the chicken that's been injected with hormones and whatnot so it looks really substantial and enticing but in the end there's not much flavor.



Iseewhatyoudidthere.

Having a powerful engine is a luxury feature and I use that plenty.
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you see the pic i posted for you yesterday?
no, how many pages back is it?
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If you want, I'll give you both for $150, and will even include an extra (I bought 1 off craigslist a while ago, but it had a small bubble in the side, but I was stretchin it)

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1 in great condition. 1 has good tread, but some camber wear on 1 side. And the third has great tread, but a small bubble on the sidewall.

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Old 02-22-2012, 07:55 PM   #165619
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So Daron:

- 245/40/18's will work perfectly on my square setup?, no rubbing?

- Do you have to camber the rears a lot (cause with the 255's I sure have to)

- and would using 245/35/18's be any better you think?

- PICS please.
245's will work perfectly. i had my camber set at about 2.5 so if you wanna back down the camber a little bit id suggest 235's all around. 245/35/18's are the wrong size for our cars, the sidewall should be 40, that was my mistake in my initial response.

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this wheel+tire setup, combined with my h&r coils, was soooo fun to drive. didnt have to worry about banging my fenders and scratching wheels, and it handled like it was on rails!
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Old 02-22-2012, 08:37 PM   #165620
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245/40 it is



How you guys feel about goodyears or Dunlop direzzas? I can get both for 159 each, mounted and balanced... Through a guy at work..Seem good? I'm new to the 18" game!
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