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Forum: Off Topic Wed, Jul-23-2014, 03:45:14 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,489
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: What was the highest mileage car you've owned?

220k on my 98' jeep cherokee. Had a 4 banger and a 5 speed, drove like a champ and bought it twice :)
Forum: Off Topic Tue, Jul-22-2014, 03:01:40 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,029
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Thinking of moving to NYC

hahah no offense taken bud! Just felt the need to defend one of my hometowns :peace:

Completely agree on CT taxes, can't beat it in the area. The problem is the only way in and out by car(95 and...
Forum: Off Topic Mon, Jul-21-2014, 09:54:56 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,029
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Thinking of moving to NYC

Completely disagree on the White Plains statement.

White Plains is extremely convenient on all angles. You're close to every major highway in the area(95, 684, 287, Merrit, Hutch, Bronx River,...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jul-21-2014, 02:39:23 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 909
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: VANOS timing and checking steps HELP

When you're reassembling the intake side, do you have the timing pin inserted in on that side? Same thing for the exhaust side. Bridge should absolutely sit flush with the head.

Almost sounds...
Forum: Off Topic Wed, Jul-16-2014, 07:45:15 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,029
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Thinking of moving to NYC

Speaks the truth.

Commute or lose your hobbies. Living in the city sucks.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jul-10-2014, 08:41:30 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 6,569
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Upgraded camshaft bolts

Mine says: 117 340/342
Forum: Northeast Wed, Jul-09-2014, 06:43:46 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 21,810
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Westchester Valve Adjustment Guru

There you have it, 47k!

Good to hear, you're very welcome! :hattip:
Forum: Northeast Wed, Jul-09-2014, 06:05:48 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 21,810
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Westchester Valve Adjustment Guru

If I recall correctly it was a low mileage example. I'd like to say between 50-60k miles. No weird sounds at all!
Forum: WTB - Want to Buy Tue, Jul-08-2014, 08:41:45 PM
Replies: 1
WTB: Roof Rack
Views: 130
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Roof Rack

Anyone got one laying around?

Doesn't really matter what brand.
Forum: Off Topic Mon, Jul-07-2014, 07:15:33 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,645
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Most badass BMW promo since BMW Films

BMW scores some brownie points for trying to keep manual alive. Looks good.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jul-07-2014, 07:01:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 185
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: 01 M3(Manual) pops out of reverse

It's gotta be the UUC shifter. Replace back to stock and see what happens.
Forum: Cars for Sale/Wanted Mon, Jul-07-2014, 03:51:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,081
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jul-03-2014, 03:20:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 254
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: VANOS oil pump disc damage - advice?

In my experience when the caps are giving me resistance it's because they are too dry. Apply 10w-60 to the cap exterior and retry. Usually does the trick.

If that works I wouldn't be too concerned...
Forum: Off Topic Wed, Jul-02-2014, 03:24:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 622
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: who made the better choice

escondido. that diffuser :drool:
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jul-02-2014, 02:02:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 353
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Using non oem valve cover gaskets

I've used around 75+ Elring gaskets with a pretty solid success rate. Can only think of 2 or 3 failures.



Victor Reinz = Elring FYI
...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jul-01-2014, 06:59:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 253
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Time to play "whats that noise?"

Sounds like a throwout bearing. How often does the car get driven?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jun-30-2014, 08:59:05 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,656
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Cracked valve cover oil everywhere

I think he's saying the one circled bolt must've backed out and entered the timing abyss.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jun-30-2014, 08:57:23 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,656
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Cracked valve cover oil everywhere

Good news!

I would also rotate the engine and inspect the chain and sprockets for any damage.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jun-30-2014, 08:26:04 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 5,671
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: My AKG Debacle

They are welded 12 gauge steel plates(copies of turners 16 gauge plates)
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jun-30-2014, 05:30:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 131
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Urg: Piece of upper tc rail missing

You'll be fine. You may find shavings along the inside of the head but otherwise it's nothing you need to be concerned about.

Just celebrate on finding that bolt!!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jun-30-2014, 04:59:09 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 5,671
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: My AKG Debacle

After spot welding the one crack I did the structure foam injection on the two rear points. Very confident that the foam is a the closest to a permanent fix.

The fact that the actual floor pan is...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jun-30-2014, 04:30:51 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 5,671
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: My AKG Debacle

Mine was reinforced with plates at 56k about 5 years ago.

Just did my subframe/diff bushings at 115k and still found one crack :thumbsdown:

Plates are not a lifetime fix :(
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jun-30-2014, 04:22:28 PM
Replies: 257
Views: 15,578
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Post here if your exhaust hub tab is intact

01's FTW!

Mine was fine at 115k when I did the "bulletproofing".
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jun-30-2014, 04:11:13 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,656
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Cracked valve cover oil everywhere

Wow! Chain has certainly jumped! Keep us updated please.
Forum: Off Topic Mon, Jun-30-2014, 03:38:10 PM
Replies: 34,615
Views: 4,528,315
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: ** The Ridiculous Thread **

:jawdrop::jawdrop::jawdrop:
Forum: Off Topic Thu, Jun-26-2014, 03:46:21 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,677
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Show me your garage (or another one you like)

:lolhit::rofl3::lolhit::rofl3::lolhit:
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jun-26-2014, 02:45:20 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,542
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Dr. Color Don't

Very Interesting But Also Stupid - YouTube
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Thu, Jun-26-2014, 02:25:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 246
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Tue, Jun-24-2014, 02:45:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 928
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jun-23-2014, 07:41:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 503
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Understanding Limited Slip Differential (video)

This ones a GREAT classic!

Start at 1:45.

http://youtu.be/3jrXiZKEMOQ
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jun-23-2014, 07:27:44 PM
Replies: 505
Views: 27,422
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Review: AKG 90A subframe bushings

Agreed, I still recommend them.

Installed AKG subframe and diff bushings recently and love how tight everything feels now. No noticeable bending and nothings broken after many hard trips to...
Forum: Northeast Tue, Jun-10-2014, 10:36:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 523
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: SNTRL - Versus Showdown

:lolhit: I think i've already been summoned to a fathers day event :taser:
Forum: Northeast Tue, Jun-10-2014, 07:40:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 523
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jun-09-2014, 03:38:56 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,886
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Cheap and good fuel injector rebuilder found

Great info and awesome price!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jun-06-2014, 04:41:06 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,909
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: How many catastrophic vanos tab failures are there?

I wasn't suggesting catastrophic failure for every tab that falls out of the oil pump disk; but I do think you're pretty lucky when the tab makes it to the oil pan.
...
Forum: Northeast Thu, Jun-05-2014, 01:13:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,240
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Alignment shop needed (lower westchester ny area)

I just had mine done at Anthony's in Tuckahoe :thumbsup:
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Thu, Jun-05-2014, 01:11:27 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,963
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Shim Installer and Remover Tools

Will update once back in production.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jun-05-2014, 03:09:53 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,909
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: How many catastrophic vanos tab failures are there?

My current statistics indicate roughly 1 out of 10 broken tabs fall out of the oil pump disk.

The real problem is that broken tabs are becoming more and more common as these cars age; there's...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jun-04-2014, 01:41:58 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,815
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Great Save! AGAIN

Awesome! :thumbsup:
Forum: Northeast Tue, Jun-03-2014, 02:51:55 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 21,810
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Westchester Valve Adjustment Guru

Thanks David! Here are some more pics of your new hardware.

http://i92.photobucket.com/albums/l7/ieatnubcakes/image_zpsbb00d33c.jpg...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, May-29-2014, 04:34:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 456
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: PK07980, Are you out there?

I know the feeling.. recently bought my old M back and so glad I did :)
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, May-29-2014, 04:17:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 487
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Oxygen Sensor Slow Response

No harm at all! May get a hiccup here and there in the rpm's but you'll be fine. Takes all of 10 minutes to swap. :hattip:
Forum: Cars for Sale/Wanted Wed, May-28-2014, 06:00:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,877
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-28-2014, 05:53:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 487
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Oxygen Sensor Slow Response

Not swapping as in replacing. Switch placement of them; they're easily installed the wrong way without knowing. Caused my slow response code!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-28-2014, 05:23:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 487
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Oxygen Sensor Slow Response

Just went through this. Try swapping the 02 sensors under the car, no more codes.
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, May-26-2014, 02:28:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,963
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Shim Installer and Remover Tools

Working on it guys! Will update the thread once the ball gets rolling again.

Dan
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Wed, May-21-2014, 11:07:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 364
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: 4 x used coils - basically FREE

PM'd. I'll take them.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-20-2014, 09:07:49 PM
Replies: 672
Views: 46,923
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: DIY: Subframe Foam reinforcement

Thanks for the response. Although, my question isn't if it's a good idea in general.

I meant; is it a good idea to do this with the subframe removed from the car completely?

Are there any...
Forum: Cars for Sale/Wanted Tue, May-20-2014, 09:03:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,677
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Imola/ Imola with every Maintenance that comes with a m3 addressed

Driven it myself and it needs nothing! Buy with confidence!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-20-2014, 08:21:05 PM
Replies: 672
Views: 46,923
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: DIY: Subframe Foam reinforcement

About to do the foam injection with the subframe completely out of the car.

Any reasons why I shouldn't do this that anyone is aware of?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, May-19-2014, 07:42:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 805
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Trouble installing my chain tensioner

I was just going to suggest an incorrect installation of the upper chain guide. Sorry to hear of your troubles, I strongly dislike working in that area.

Good luck getting it sorted :grouphug:
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, May-16-2014, 08:55:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 319
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: please help, is this cam bolts?

Yeah sounds like you need a VANOS overhaul! Likely bolts as you suggested or a broken tab. Feel free to PM me with questions!
Forum: Cars for Sale/Wanted Tue, May-13-2014, 07:29:51 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,177
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: 2006 M3 Coupe 6 speed manual - Miami, FL

BUMP for Alex!

It's not very easy to find a clean well maintained e46 anymore guys! :hattip:
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Tue, May-13-2014, 02:19:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 289
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: OEM Non-LED Tail Lights and Corner Lights CHEAP!

Tail lights SOLD



Yes they are push-in from an 01.
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, May-12-2014, 02:32:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 289
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, May-11-2014, 11:52:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,290
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Beisan Systems Kit @ Inspection 2 - writeup / review

Very nice write up! Beisan all the way! :)
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Sat, May-10-2014, 04:11:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 289
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
OEM Non-LED Tail Lights and Corner Lights CHEAP!

These have been sitting boxed up in my closet for god knows how long. Have about 50k miles on them.

Complete tail light assembly - SOLD!

Corner lights - $15 plus shipping!
...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, May-08-2014, 05:19:16 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,179
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: 2nd owner, first look at vanos - 76K

Yes he was telling the truth.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-07-2014, 01:06:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 265
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Valve adjustment tools and shims? Best prices?

I sell the tools for $16 shipped.

http://m3forum.net/m3forum/showthread.php?t=451850&highlight=shim+remover+tool

As for inexpensive shims you can go with Wiseco or Hot Cams kits in the...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Tue, May-06-2014, 04:05:23 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,963
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, May-04-2014, 02:26:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 640
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Question for Beisan/vanos experts

If you don't have the oil pump disk with smaller holes then that's priority numero uno.

Other than that you can get the rattle repair kit, seals kit, sealing plate seals, and the solenoid.
Forum: Off Topic Fri, May-02-2014, 10:23:42 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,509
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Forum: Off Topic Fri, May-02-2014, 07:17:54 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,509
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Need opinions and thoughts on 09~12 BMW X5 4.8

Yes, the JB tune cost about $270 from what I remember. My lease is up in August so if you get one I'll sell you mine cheaper. Literally a 2 minute plug and play, it's awesome and completely...
Forum: Off Topic Fri, May-02-2014, 07:13:13 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,509
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Forum: Off Topic Fri, May-02-2014, 03:45:16 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,509
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Need opinions and thoughts on 09~12 BMW X5 4.8

Related :taser:

X5 Diesel Fun - YouTube
Forum: Off Topic Fri, May-02-2014, 03:40:15 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,509
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Need opinions and thoughts on 09~12 BMW X5 4.8

I have a 12' 3.5d. Go with diesel.

I used to sell BMW's. Diesels are definitely the preferred choice and you wont feel the power difference after a $250 dollar tune.

22mpg's + 550lb-ft torque =...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, May-02-2014, 02:14:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 755
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: CDV delete, CPV valve + Rogue Engineering tranny mounts installed today...

Awesome, glad to see you got everything done Anthony!
Forum: Northeast Fri, May-02-2014, 01:51:34 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 21,810
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Westchester Valve Adjustment Guru

:parrot:



You have a PM!



Awesome Georgy glad to hear it! Thanks for the write up and pics :hattip:
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, May-01-2014, 07:17:59 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,434
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: '05 M3 Vanos & related BIG invoice reality check

Not true. The method of choice are the Beisan upgrades which PREVENT any failing of the OEM exhaust hub.

If the tab broke, another OEM replacement hub can cost as much as $900 not including other...
Forum: Cars for Sale/Wanted Tue, Apr-29-2014, 04:30:32 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,241
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: **Higher Mileage M3** Must be 6MT!

This will be your 4th e46 M3.. :lolhit:
Forum: Cars for Sale/Wanted Tue, Apr-29-2014, 04:26:20 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 6,415
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: 2005 Interlagos Blue M3 OEM CSL

Wow! Closest thing to a real CSL in the states!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Apr-29-2014, 01:51:48 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,115
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Apr-29-2014, 01:28:45 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,204
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: E30 M3 w/ S54: VANOS Overhaul (PIC HEAVY))

Definitely well cared for! S54 preventative maintenance is key as these cars/motors age.



Glad to hear it Kash! And to think the nice driving seasons just beginning :)



Thanks! I was...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Apr-29-2014, 12:58:45 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,391
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: 120k valve adjustment - few observations and questions

Those are the worst..

My process is to clean any buildup preventing the rocker arms from moving. After cleaning I apply some new 10w60 to the cleaned off area. Once you get the rocker arm to...
Forum: Northeast Mon, Apr-28-2014, 02:05:57 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 21,810
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Westchester Valve Adjustment Guru

Thanks Kash! I'll be down to do the walnut blasting on that 335 for you real soon. :thumbsup2:



See you Thursday Georgy! :parrot:
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Apr-27-2014, 08:02:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,204
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: E30 M3 w/ S54: VANOS Overhaul (PIC HEAVY))

Agreed! I doubt I'll have the privilege to work on something so special again anytime soon.



I had the opportunity to test drive the car after completing the work. It seems to handle the power...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Apr-27-2014, 07:44:49 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,284
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Mounted Style219 wheels today

Great choice. Going for the same look on my LSB!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Apr-27-2014, 01:10:05 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,204
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: E30 M3 w/ S54: VANOS Overhaul (PIC HEAVY))

A regular e46 doesn't require a valve adjustment like the M3 does which requires much more time and patience to perform properly.



Not that I'm aware of. As far as I'm concerned someone wanted...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Apr-26-2014, 10:55:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,204
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Apr-26-2014, 08:18:55 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 4,865
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: From e46 M3 to Lexus Is350 Discuss

Seems like a serious downgrade from an enthusiast standpoint. Lexus technology is also sub-par compared to its competitors.

Although, it does seem it may suit your lifestyle better.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Apr-26-2014, 07:48:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,204
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: E30 M3 w/ S54: VANOS Overhaul (PIC HEAVY))

Yes completely broken. Surprising on such a clean low mileage motor!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Apr-26-2014, 06:32:46 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,204
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: E30 M3 w/ S54: VANOS Overhaul (PIC HEAVY))

I found myself constantly staring at the car. :drool: x100
Forum: Northeast Sat, Apr-26-2014, 06:26:49 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 21,810
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Westchester Valve Adjustment Guru

E30 M3 S54 overhaul!

http://www.m3forum.net/m3forum/showthread.php?p=1066632810#post1066632810

http://i92.photobucket.com/albums/l7/ieatnubcakes/image_zpsc1b186e4.jpg...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Apr-26-2014, 06:23:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,204
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Cool E30 M3 w/ S54: VANOS Overhaul (PIC HEAVY))

I wouldn't normally start a thread about one of my VANOS jobs but figured this was thread worthy and something the community would appreciate :thumbsup2:

A returning customer and now good friend...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Apr-25-2014, 02:06:39 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,764
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: 2001 year compared to the others.

Nothing significant at all.. buy it! :)
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Wed, Apr-23-2014, 03:10:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 199
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: OEM VANOS Exhaust Hub

Thanks Euri, I'll be picking up parts Friday.



Will do! Thanks
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Apr-22-2014, 11:39:14 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 28,548
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: S54 vanos solutions

:clap:

+1 for Raj! Best customer service around!
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Tue, Apr-22-2014, 07:50:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 199
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
OEM VANOS Exhaust Hub

Need an intact exhaust hub - let me know what you've got! :hattip:
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Apr-22-2014, 01:08:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 317
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Chain tensioner?

I don't think theirs any reason why you should. From what I've seen they don't really tend to go bad.



The tensioner is on the passenger side of the engine. What you're talking about is the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Apr-20-2014, 08:55:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,020
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: 2001, 62k, first valve adjustment....

I've come to the definitive answer that it all depends how hard the car is driven.

I've adjusted a solid amount of daily driver M3's that have never had it done at or beyond 100k and generally...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Apr-19-2014, 08:57:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 520
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: New M3 Owner

Congrats! How do you like the M3 compared to the others so far?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Apr-17-2014, 12:52:18 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 824
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Starting issues in my 2001 M3

Sounds like the "summer gas" symptom.
Forum: Southeast Wed, Apr-16-2014, 06:24:49 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,514
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Florida Valve Adjustments/VANOS work

Edited first post!

As of right now I will be coming back in May for those who need it.

I have 2 confirmed jobs; would like to reach at least 5 before I book a flight!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Apr-16-2014, 04:56:11 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,300
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Forum: Southeast Wed, Apr-16-2014, 04:02:57 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,514
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Florida Valve Adjustments/VANOS work

Back in NY for now!



Pm'd.

I'm considering coming back for a few days if enough people jump on the maintenance train.
Forum: Coding and Tuning Tue, Apr-15-2014, 11:53:56 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,340
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: Secondary Air Pump (SAP) Delete Howto

Sub'd.

Trying to get my car to pass inspection. No check engine light; just "not ready".
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Apr-15-2014, 09:02:57 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,131
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Forum: Southeast Tue, Apr-15-2014, 08:48:29 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,514
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Forum: Off Topic Tue, Apr-15-2014, 04:13:43 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 3,190
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Apr-15-2014, 03:58:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 701
Posted By xM P0W3Rx
Re: 5mm Vanos Bolts Torque Spec

For the love of god please use a real timing tool.

There's a really good chance you'll need to do this job again if you don't.
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