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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jul-17-2019, 11:59:18 PM
Replies: 668
Views: 38,690
Posted By rbg
Re: The Official Bring a Trailer (BaT) Listing Thread - E46 M3

It kinda is for the price, but you should not be allowed to make comments like these :) there is no car with an interior even close to yours ;)
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jul-08-2019, 03:07:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 634
Posted By rbg
Re: So upset with with Diffsonline and Rogue Engineering

thank you guys! I will place an order for the cover and that paper gasket and will try to swap it. Will even get 2 new bolts for a piece of mind :-)...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jul-08-2019, 03:53:31 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 634
Posted By rbg
Re: So upset with with Diffsonline and Rogue Engineering

BTW, for the cover last time I used red RTV, but I see FCP offers this OEM paper gasket: https://www.fcpeuro.com/products/bmw-rear-differential-housing-gasket-e46-m3-33108305033

what is better? I...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jul-08-2019, 03:26:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 634
Posted By rbg
Re: So upset with with Diffsonline and Rogue Engineering

Thank you so much! I do appreciate it. I think I am gonna go OEM diff bushings and solid subframe as it looks like it is the most commonly approved setup :-). But thanks again. :hattip:
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jul-08-2019, 02:49:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 634
Posted By rbg
Re: So upset with with Diffsonline and Rogue Engineering

Hopefully you are right about wetness. I just need to wait a bit before posting it. I was very upset as I really thought that my drive train is rock solid after I put hours and hour of work in it. ...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Jul-07-2019, 08:33:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 634
Posted By rbg
Re: So upset with with Diffsonline and Rogue Engineering

Thanks again, I think you right. I will just do it myself.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Jul-07-2019, 07:53:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 634
Posted By rbg
Re: So upset with with Diffsonline and Rogue Engineering

I see your point about warranties, not sure I completely agree with it. My observation here is mostly about this: BMW assembled diff did not have no leaks for 145k miles, same diff with upgraded 3.91...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Jul-07-2019, 06:48:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 634
Posted By rbg
So upset with with Diffsonline and Rogue Engineering

I am in the process of plying with my suspension and testing things according to the FCM spreadsheet. So I spent quite some time under the car.
One thing that was bothering me lately is increasing...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Jul-06-2019, 01:34:05 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 14,266
Posted By rbg
Re: Avin Avant 4 Thread

you can get that new px6 chip one for extra $50 now. I do not know why all that rush for new chips and hardware. I honestly thing that all those Chinese head units have software problem not hardware...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jul-03-2019, 08:01:48 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,578
Posted By rbg
Re: Californians: Shop FCP before they adjust their system

They just had some discounts last week. I bought some stuff for my e91.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jul-03-2019, 06:34:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 285
Posted By rbg
Re: Turner S65 Build

when I look at the video I want to respray my car so bad... all those rock chips...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jul-03-2019, 06:32:35 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,578
Posted By rbg
Re: Californians: Shop FCP before they adjust their system

I spent 30 mins googling after I read that ... :-/
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jul-02-2019, 08:42:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 444
Posted By rbg
Re: Race Camber Plates

What about their hybrid plates?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Jun-22-2019, 01:03:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 670
Posted By rbg
Re: Z4m Differential Clunking

I honestly can not understand why BMW did such a stupid design with this one front post? non-M cars have two bolts on the front and later e90M cars have tow bolts
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jun-21-2019, 08:13:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,164
Posted By rbg
Re: V8 swapped E46 M3's

I mean lighter than s62.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jun-21-2019, 07:19:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,164
Posted By rbg
Re: V8 swapped E46 M3's

what's is advantage compare to s65? I'd imagine VANOS will be as weak and need to be addressed as in S54, but you have two of those :-). Never heard of rod bearing on those though. S65 would be...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jun-21-2019, 05:35:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 670
Posted By rbg
Re: Z4m Differential Clunking

I started having similar sound when both going on/off throttle and shifting gears. I have my diff rebuilt by diffsonline and have all poly bushings in the last 5-10k miles. I will see if something go...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jun-19-2019, 03:51:23 AM
Replies: 10,075
Views: 676,116
Posted By rbg
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jun-19-2019, 03:44:25 AM
Replies: 10,075
Views: 676,116
Posted By rbg
Re: What did you do to/for your ///M today?

those look good. Mind sharing where you got those?
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Sat, Jun-15-2019, 02:59:50 AM
Replies: 268
Views: 15,201
Posted By rbg
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jun-14-2019, 05:59:46 PM
Replies: 412
Views: 26,944
Posted By rbg
Re: Interest in a fully integrated A2DP Bluetooth solution?

What is the music bitrate when you stream over bluetooth? Also is the circuit of DAC proprietary or it is more like a one from TI datasheet? Thank you and again great job you've done!
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Thu, Jun-13-2019, 09:48:48 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 15,201
Posted By rbg
Re: FEELER: Cat-Cams' Camshaft Group-Buy Thread

I actually did :-) Glad we are still in!
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Thu, Jun-13-2019, 09:35:31 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 15,201
Posted By rbg
Re: FEELER: Cat-Cams' Camshaft Group-Buy Thread

Looks like GB might be off? :(
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Thu, Jun-13-2019, 02:09:17 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 15,201
Posted By rbg
Re: FEELER: Cat-Cams' Camshaft Group-Buy Thread

That was a killer deal and I was so tempted. Only respect to our big and nice community stopper me from pulling the trigger last nigh :)
Forum: Member Journals Mon, Jun-10-2019, 05:40:11 PM
Replies: 491
Views: 52,091
Posted By rbg
Re: Tyler's "Better late than never" 2004 SG 6MT Slicktop Journal

Tyler do Billsteins have same diameter of the top of the shaft/thread as Koni, i.e. they would find not my GC camber plates that I use with Konis?
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Sun, Jun-09-2019, 06:19:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 346
Posted By rbg
E46 M3 Bilstein B6 front shocks - brand new set

New come with lifetime warranty what about these, no I guess.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Jun-09-2019, 06:13:28 PM
Replies: 763
Views: 36,012
Posted By rbg
Re: FCM E46 M3 Ride Harmonizer suspension spreadsheet (bounce freqs, FRC, roll stiffn

Thanks. If I raise it 1/4 how much that will screw my alignment?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Jun-09-2019, 04:22:46 AM
Replies: 763
Views: 36,012
Posted By rbg
Re: FCM E46 M3 Ride Harmonizer suspension spreadsheet (bounce freqs, FRC, roll stiffn

So did alignment and spend some time driving the car with my new setup. 300/550, hotchkis front on stiff and oem rear sways, ground control sport revalved shocks. Over all I like better than with 525...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Jun-08-2019, 02:10:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 314
Posted By rbg
Re: CMP Subframe Reinforcement, CMP RTAB and CMP Subframe Bushing

are those Lemforder bushings replaceable?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jun-04-2019, 03:26:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 783
Posted By rbg
Re: To Do: Vanos/Rod Bearings Vs Subframe

Good point, but what if he does analysis and the number are scary high, then maybe it is time to park the car and save for the jobs.
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Sun, Jun-02-2019, 05:34:08 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 7,327
Posted By rbg
Re: Carbon fiber cabin air filter tray

Hassan what epoxy you use if not a secret?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, May-24-2019, 05:15:21 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,053
Posted By rbg
Re: Driving or working on

I did Rod bearing, got new wheels and tires last month and got my credit card blocked and called from the bank saying that some big expenses were put on your card. Asking if it was me. I said...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, May-23-2019, 02:55:56 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,660
Posted By rbg
Comprehensive BMW Steering Information Thread

Ian where can I read about it in more detail? I would really like to make my steering heavier. Thank you.

Shit found it :). Have no idea how I missed it as Iíve been following this discussion....
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, May-23-2019, 02:52:52 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 7,598
Posted By rbg
Re: Breakthrough discovery about the Spal 30102082 Fan! The Most powerful sealed fan

Sorry I meant temp switch. I donít think I want to do it that fancy.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, May-23-2019, 04:03:35 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 7,598
Posted By rbg
Re: Breakthrough discovery about the Spal 30102082 Fan! The Most powerful sealed fan

Which 1/8 temp probe you got? Shopping around it looks like 1/8 probes are not very well made, I wax actually thinking about re tapping my pipe adapter for bigger size.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-21-2019, 10:37:39 PM
Replies: 763
Views: 36,012
Posted By rbg
Re: FCM E46 M3 Ride Harmonizer suspension spreadsheet (bounce freqs, FRC, roll stiffn

And those measure should be? Something I would be interested to learn from more experienced members.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-21-2019, 02:17:08 PM
Replies: 763
Views: 36,012
Posted By rbg
Re: FCM E46 M3 Ride Harmonizer suspension spreadsheet (bounce freqs, FRC, roll stiffn

Thank you got it :). One thing bothers me that wider front wheels throw small rocks that you can hear hit side in the car, especially in the turns. That I did not expect :(
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-21-2019, 01:50:51 PM
Replies: 763
Views: 36,012
Posted By rbg
Re: FCM E46 M3 Ride Harmonizer suspension spreadsheet (bounce freqs, FRC, roll stiffn

Thank you! If you donít mind me asking here. With the springs 525x6Ē I went with 300x7Ē and installed new wheels 18/265/35 replacing stock staggered 19s. Do you think aesthetically front needs to be...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-21-2019, 05:34:58 AM
Replies: 763
Views: 36,012
Posted By rbg
Re: FCM E46 M3 Ride Harmonizer suspension spreadsheet (bounce freqs, FRC, roll stiffn

Guys, so I've changed my front springs from 525 to 300 keeping rears at 550. I have trying to figure out what would be a better setting for my front Hotchkiss from bar. At med setting my numbers are...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, May-17-2019, 09:41:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 837
Posted By rbg
Re: Koni Yellow Struts with Eibach springs kit on sale @ ECS... good deal?

It is completely different issue and it was discussed, but lately their customer service gone downhill and pretty fast I can tell you. I know they are big and more sales, but still. Look at...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, May-17-2019, 01:52:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 409
Posted By rbg
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, May-17-2019, 05:19:46 AM
Replies: 206
Views: 20,282
Posted By rbg
Re: Chach's DIY Porsche 996 BBK Conversion extensive write up

Guys while we are on it. Mind sharing your method if coating them? You go base powder coat, bake it for some time but not fully, then cool down a bit, then apply sticker and powder clear coat and...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, May-16-2019, 07:43:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 409
Posted By rbg
Re: Tighten Up Shifter?

Thatís interesting. Never seen derlin cup, only bushings. Mind posting a link? Thanks!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-14-2019, 03:37:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 441
Posted By rbg
Re: Underdrive pulleys - stiff steering

Honestly, I was so hoping for that to happen, but still find sterling too soft.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, May-13-2019, 10:42:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,165
Posted By rbg
Re: Alpine Double Din Install

Thank you so much!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, May-13-2019, 07:59:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,165
Posted By rbg
Re: Alpine Double Din Install

Have you done any comparison to alpine ilx-207, 107 and 702?
The model line of this company is not very transparent to me :).
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, May-12-2019, 02:45:10 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,188
Posted By rbg
Re: Selling my M3 for a 330ci

e90 330-328 might be a better investment. I have 328i as a dd and that car is quite bullet proof.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, May-10-2019, 09:10:14 PM
Replies: 10,075
Views: 676,116
Posted By rbg
Re: What did you do to/for your ///M today?

Got it! I might put that on my list to do :)
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, May-10-2019, 08:10:33 PM
Replies: 10,075
Views: 676,116
Posted By rbg
Re: What did you do to/for your ///M today?

Looks amazing! Why not B8?
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Wed, May-08-2019, 05:20:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 226
Posted By rbg
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Tue, May-07-2019, 07:47:02 PM
Replies: 605
Views: 81,709
Posted By rbg
Re: [CLOSED] Group buy: Karbonius CSL Airbox - Up to 14% off

Will get one for sure if we get a chance
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, May-05-2019, 05:15:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 798
Posted By rbg
Re: Couple of questions before rod bearing DIY

Just to follow up.
Here my old bearings. 150k with oil done every 3.5-5k and oil analysis data posted above.
Most important thing for the job. If you have post 2003 car get yourself snapon ...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, May-05-2019, 02:22:17 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 20,282
Posted By rbg
Re: Chach's DIY Porsche 996 BBK Conversion extensive write up

Looks great! Would you mind sharing the process and paints/chemicals you used? Thanks
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, May-02-2019, 11:25:15 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 20,282
Posted By rbg
Re: Chach's DIY Porsche 996 BBK Conversion extensive write up

do you know what solvent is the pest to strip old pain/powder coat?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-01-2019, 04:39:16 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 787
Posted By rbg
Re: HK Sound System

So does our business stereo have a crossover or it is in the factory the amp?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-01-2019, 04:47:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 787
Posted By rbg
Re: HK Sound System

:-) 35Hz in a car, not that hard... hehe you will need to do a lot of correction to get it sound even ok. Actually it is maybe me just being a snob. Music is a form of entertainment, so we all have...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-01-2019, 03:44:38 AM
Replies: 763
Views: 36,012
Posted By rbg
Re: FCM E46 M3 Ride Harmonizer suspension spreadsheet (bounce freqs, FRC, roll stiffn

Hi everyone. I have somehow similar question. I have a GC coiler kit with 525/650 springs and Hotchkis sways, rear is on full soft and front is on middle. From my estimations I would benefit from...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-01-2019, 02:52:46 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 787
Posted By rbg
Re: HK Sound System

Drivers are pretty ok. Surrounds in mid rivers are most likely rotten, so they are suspended only with the spider, which is ok if you listen not very loud.
I really upset that there are not that...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Apr-29-2019, 09:57:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 135
Posted By rbg
Re: 12mm spacers (no lug bolts) 72.56mm cb hubcentric

If it doesnít work out, I will take them please.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Apr-23-2019, 08:39:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 916
Posted By rbg
Re: Leatherworld Tech leather restoration kit review

I think it is actually pretty good especially if it stays like this fir sone time. Thanks for posting!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Apr-23-2019, 12:10:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 798
Posted By rbg
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Apr-22-2019, 11:54:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 798
Posted By rbg
Re: Couple of questions before rod bearing DIY

BTW do you reuse oil pan bolts or get new ones?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Apr-22-2019, 06:53:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 798
Posted By rbg
Re: Couple of questions before rod bearing DIY

Thank you. I am still a bit confused with oil pump bolts. They should be #4 here: https://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showparts?id=BL93-USA-03-2003-E46-BMW-M3&diagId=11_1579
but everywhere I looked say...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Apr-22-2019, 02:42:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 798
Posted By rbg
Re: Couple of questions before rod bearing DIY

Another quick question. I think tis doesn't require to use any sealants on the oil pan gasket, but in both DIYs I see people use them. Should I use any RTV or that reinzosil?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Apr-22-2019, 02:47:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 798
Posted By rbg
Re: Couple of questions before rod bearing DIY

Am I correct that BMW changed oil pump bolts from allen to torx?
https://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showparts?id=BL93-USA-03-2003-E46-BMW-M3&diagId=11_1579...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Apr-19-2019, 05:19:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 798
Posted By rbg
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Apr-19-2019, 04:59:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 798
Posted By rbg
Couple of questions before rod bearing DIY

Hi everyone, I have ~150k on the clock and it is time for the job. Last oil analysis was not that bad (attached. the car milage on the report is messed up), but it is better to be safe.

First of...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Fri, Mar-29-2019, 03:21:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,354
Posted By rbg
► APEX | 18Ē ARC-8 & EC-7 Group Buy - Up to $200 OFF + Free Shipping

Received mine today! Super excited.
One question how perfect the finish should be? There are perfect and one has a couple of dust pieces under clear: ...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Mar-26-2019, 06:01:19 PM
Replies: 412
Views: 26,944
Posted By rbg
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Mar-25-2019, 01:39:50 AM
Replies: 268
Views: 15,201
Posted By rbg
Re: FEELER: Cat-Cams' Camshaft Group-Buy Thread

1. Radekxpl 272/280 zip 06418
2. Good, 288/280 -- Need zip
3. Whips333, 280/272 + followers for now zip 06053
4. jbfrancis3, 280/272, no followers, zip 22066
5. samgrant951, 280/272, no...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Fri, Mar-22-2019, 02:01:55 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 15,201
Posted By rbg
Re: FEELER: Cat-Cams' Camshaft Group-Buy Thread

Is that price for one or pair? Thank you.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Mar-22-2019, 06:02:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 421
Posted By rbg
Re: Double Din install kit

Function and quality wise those are so much superior to Avon-Like units, but why don't they make them look OE ... :(
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Thu, Feb-21-2019, 06:39:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,354
Posted By rbg
Re: ► APEX | 18Ē ARC-8 & EC-7 Group Buy - Up to $200 OFF + Free Shipping

Pledged and pretty excited about it :-). Iíve been waiting fir this GB for a long time!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Feb-18-2019, 04:39:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 606
Posted By rbg
Apex ARC-8 18" GB

Maybe I am missing something, but for some reason Apex did not advertise this GB on e46 board. I know that everyone is waiting for their forged wheels, but maybe will be useful for someone:...
Forum: E90/x - Parts for Sale/Wanted Thu, Feb-14-2019, 01:53:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 538
Posted By rbg
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Feb-11-2019, 01:09:06 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 9,731
Posted By rbg
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Feb-10-2019, 05:07:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 474
Posted By rbg
Re: Smell oil but I donít burn any

VCG might be seeping a bit in the back. Not enough for you to notice it but enough to make some smell, especially when you drive it hard.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Feb-06-2019, 06:12:32 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 5,641
Posted By rbg
Re: Aluminum steering coupler

I will get my cnc up and running soon. I will see if I can do something with the one from old m4 32311151454 to fit our shaft.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Feb-05-2019, 02:05:02 AM
Replies: 1,599
Views: 135,567
Posted By rbg
Re: Streamline & Dr M3an M3's CSL Airbox Development Journal Collaboration

Exactly my point. BTW don't get me wrong I really want for guys to succeed for them to make money and us have more cool options, but you can not be cocky tell customers how difficult it is to make...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Feb-04-2019, 10:45:09 PM
Replies: 1,599
Views: 135,567
Posted By rbg
Re: Streamline & Dr M3an M3's CSL Airbox Development Journal Collaboration

I had some experience with diy CF stuff and it always looked great, but after exposure to heat some problem might appear. I am not saying that they will here, just would be great to do one of these...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Feb-04-2019, 01:19:35 AM
Replies: 206
Views: 20,282
Posted By rbg
Re: Chach's DIY Porsche 996 BBK Conversion extensive write up

Guys, most important question of this conversion :-) Do you just get one of those hi temp Brembo stickers and just put on a top of new powder coated paint or you need to clear coat it after the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Jan-27-2019, 04:36:02 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 903
Posted By rbg
Re: Tool combo that makes removing headers easy

Somebody mind posting a link? For sons reason I can find it online... thank you!
Forum: M3Forum Sponsor Announcements and Specials Sun, Jan-20-2019, 05:16:11 AM
Replies: 436
Views: 102,175
Posted By rbg
Re: ► APEX | ARC-8 Light Weight Track Wheels

I will keep bothering you with ARC-8 18" GB! You can run but you can't hide :-)
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Thu, Jan-17-2019, 03:50:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 626
Posted By rbg
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jan-09-2019, 08:57:11 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,930
Posted By rbg
Re: Feeler - New Years Group Buy: CMP AE Subframe Raising & RTA bushing

Hey guys I would really appreciate if somebody can comment on CMP lower bar vs Vince bar. I am not an expert so it is hard for me to judge. Apart from visibility, of course. I am a little bit...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Jan-05-2019, 10:51:07 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 5,641
Posted By rbg
Re: Aluminum steering coupler

I would imagine that making a proper u-joint would be much more complicated than replicating the way an OEM one attaches, don't know...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jan-04-2019, 03:29:13 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 5,641
Posted By rbg
Re: Aluminum steering coupler

I did mine a couple of years ago and do not remember exactly, but isn't it how it looks?
http://i1230.photobucket.com/albums/ee486/mmerc/IMG_2096.jpg

I remember number 1, but what is number 3...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jan-04-2019, 03:12:14 PM
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Posted By rbg
Re: Aluminum steering coupler

Why did you abandon your first idea about e28/e34/e23/e32 coupler?
Looks like it works for e36: http://www.m3forum.net/m3forum/showpost.php?p=1066970133&postcount=2
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jan-04-2019, 02:24:01 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 5,641
Posted By rbg
Re: Aluminum steering coupler

I will be following g your progress. Please keep us posted as I would absolutely want to do the same.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jan-03-2019, 08:48:25 PM
Replies: 109
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Posted By rbg
Re: Aluminum steering coupler

So z4M U-joint can be used or not? Looking on the realOEM I just can understand what part and how to install on our cars.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jan-03-2019, 05:12:44 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 5,641
Posted By rbg
Aluminum steering coupler

As there is a CMP GB going on I am really considering getting their alu steering coupler. I donít care much for NVH, but people say about accident safety and etc. I was really wondering if it that...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Thu, Jan-03-2019, 04:55:24 PM
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Posted By rbg
Re: OFFICIAL - New Yearís Group Buy: CMP AE Subframe Raising & RTA bushing

Down for bushings and steering coupler, maybe more :) will PM.
Anyone in DC,VA,NC area for combined shipping?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Dec-30-2018, 07:30:19 AM
Replies: 74
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Posted By rbg
Re: Feeler - New Years Group Buy: CMP AE Subframe Raising & RTA bushing

Oh, havenít seen the steering coupler! Would be interested in one.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Dec-28-2018, 04:04:58 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,930
Posted By rbg
Re: Feeler - New Years Group Buy: CMP AE Subframe Raising & RTA bushing

How this top side beam reinforcement is different from the Vince bar?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Dec-27-2018, 03:10:36 PM
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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Dec-27-2018, 05:18:27 AM
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Posted By rbg
Re: How do I wire a switch to turn on the SPAL fan?

Do you have a picture and a part number for the temp switch?
I used a cheap one from amazon and it doesnít work at all. The SPAL never goes on :(
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Dec-19-2018, 09:51:02 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,578
Posted By rbg
Re: New E46M Headunit to Market: Xtron 9" Android 8 Octa, F30 Style

I would consider ND series midwoofers instead or RS series for indoor application.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Dec-19-2018, 06:50:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 857
Posted By rbg
Re: Valve Cover Gasket

So do you need RTV around halve discs with OE BMW gaskets?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Dec-17-2018, 03:48:42 AM
Replies: 84
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Posted By rbg
Re: New E46M Headunit to Market: Xtron 9" Android 8 Octa, F30 Style

If you buy from eBay do they have a warranty? Eonon say that they donít unless you buy from their official web?
I am really interested in getting a head unit to my daily e91, but canít decide...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Thu, Dec-13-2018, 06:00:28 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 15,624
Posted By rbg
Re: Parting out 2001 M3 Coupe Blk/Grey & 2004 M3 Coupe Blk/Blk

Right side front door weather stripping still available?
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