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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Oct-08-2019, 06:30:08 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,630
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: Short shifter

Go auto solutions, speak to the guy on the phone and heíll send everything you need or build a kit around exactly what youíre going for. Also his kit will work with the zhp knob which. Is ideal

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Oct-01-2019, 11:27:56 PM
Replies: 1,948
Views: 528,279
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: E46 M3 Market Sales Tracker: Please Report Your Purchase or Sale!

Awesome, yeah I put active autowerks headers on mine along with the eventuri intake. Iím contemplating SCZA section 3 or super sprint sport. Let me know how it is. Enjoy the car, it sounds great.
...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Oct-01-2019, 05:00:40 PM
Replies: 1,948
Views: 528,279
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: E46 M3 Market Sales Tracker: Please Report Your Purchase or Sale!

Yeah, I jumped on a flight to La to grab mine. Drove it back to Arizona and instantly had to dump the funds for vanos,rod bearings and subframe (all for just preventative maintenance). But still,...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Oct-01-2019, 03:41:40 PM
Replies: 1,948
Views: 528,279
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: E46 M3 Sales Tracker: Please Report Your Purchase or Sale!

Yes great price. I paid $20k for an 05 interlagos ZCP with 115k miles in 8/2018. Amazing deal you got.


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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Sep-26-2019, 08:15:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 487
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: Section 3

Thanks everyone for the input. I think Iím probably leaning towards the SS Sport.

Wish the steppes section 1 wasnít so expensive cause would love to swap out the AA for the V1s, just so hard to...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Sep-21-2019, 08:09:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 487
Posted By bimmers4life
Section 3

Hello All,

Currently running AA headers, trying to decide which route to go on section 3.

Few things to note:
- I like the s54 rasp so Iím not looking to lose that or get a deep tone. (also...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-20-2019, 02:26:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 507
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: Coilovers

Yeah Iíve heard that the GC setup can be good for the track, however 80% of the cars use is for street/canyon runs. The GCs donít allow me to drop ride height much. Iím not looking to slam the car,...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Aug-19-2019, 08:13:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 507
Posted By bimmers4life
Coilovers

Looking to get some recs on Coilovers. Bought car with Ground Control setup running Koni Yellows.

Going to start tracking the car this fall and want a solid track setup that can also be enjoyable...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, May-04-2019, 10:02:39 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,630
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: Short shifter

I havenít driven the ultra but yes my auto x is amazing


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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, May-04-2019, 06:01:21 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,630
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: Short shifter

Sorry, stiff was the wrong wording, meant the Autocross requires less force and is extremely precise. It ran $599 plus tax I believe


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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, May-03-2019, 10:05:12 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,630
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: Short shifter

Nope, the auto cross is not super stiff at first due to requiring break in. Itís everything someone would want, the only reason to not go with the Autocross is if itís out of budget as itís about...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, May-03-2019, 06:38:22 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,630
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: Short shifter

He makes a 20/30/40% kit that he calls his ďultrasĒ. Then he has an Autocross kit thatís about 25%.

Call him on the phone and he will give plenty of detail


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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, May-02-2019, 04:21:24 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,630
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: Short shifter

Big thanks!


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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, May-02-2019, 02:26:25 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,630
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: Short shifter

Got my auto solutions shifter installed and it is simply epic. I went with his auto cross kit and it is amazing. Everyone at the shop was asking about it. Highly recommend this route, I didnít want a...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-01-2019, 02:37:26 AM
Replies: 1,948
Views: 528,279
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: E46 M3 Market Sales Tracker: Please Report Your Purchase or Sale!

How much does it cost to do one of those conversions? Iím slapping myself for paying a premium on a 115k mile E46 just cause it was a zcp in interlagos blue and 6mt


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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Apr-25-2019, 12:10:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 725
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: Race seats

Thanks for the info, those do look really nice. They bucket far more over stock seats? And do they fold forward as much as stock seats or just slightly? Is there forward movement available for seats...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Apr-24-2019, 11:32:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 725
Posted By bimmers4life
Race seats

Looking to possibly put a more aggressive/race seat in the M3. As you all know, the stock seats that came in the car while comfortable, donít hold you at all with side bolster.

Any recs on an oem...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Apr-17-2019, 02:51:13 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,630
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: Short shifter

After my communication with Ronald at Auto Solutions and what Iím looking for, sounds like his kits would be a good fit for you as well. Iíll keep you posted on the feel post install


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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Apr-15-2019, 06:32:40 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,630
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: Short shifter

Spoke to Rob, sounds like the 25% autocross is the one that would be best for me. Anyone have experience with this compared to the 20/30% ultras?

Any input appreciated. Going to pull the trigger...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Apr-15-2019, 04:11:29 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,630
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: Short shifter

Perfect, thank you. Yes already running the ZHP knob.

Will he reach out to me or how do I coordinate specifics with him?


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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Apr-15-2019, 04:10:30 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,630
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: Short shifter

Perfect, thank you. Yes already running the ZHP knob.

Will he reach out to me or how do I coordinate specifics with him?


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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Apr-15-2019, 02:42:50 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,630
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: Short shifter

You have his username/Profile?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Apr-15-2019, 01:15:41 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,630
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: Short shifter

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190415/4032a6e54cb25bb5bdcea0a7bf41c719.jpg

Iím on the website and it doesnít look like they make a kit specifically for the M3, just 323-328, am I missing...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Apr-14-2019, 03:14:07 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,630
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: Short shifter

Is there a normal time for when rebuild is necessary? The car has 116k miles, does that seem early for a rebuild?


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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Apr-14-2019, 01:48:03 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,630
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: Short shifter

I have not, thank you for the information. This sounds like a good option.


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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Apr-14-2019, 02:12:46 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,630
Posted By bimmers4life
Short shifter

Anyone find a solution to the sloppy E46 shifter?

Iíve heard Dinanís is decent, would appreciate any recs to tighten up the shifting during spirited/track use.

Still looking for oem look, not...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Apr-06-2019, 06:02:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 662
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: Headers/Exhaust Recs

Thanks for the recs, taking all that into consideration.

Anyone have experience/input on American Racing Headers, 6 to 1 header with built in section 1.


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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Apr-06-2019, 12:45:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 662
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: Headers/Exhaust Recs

Unfortunately that wonít be possible, any other recs?


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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Apr-06-2019, 12:40:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 662
Posted By bimmers4life
Headers/Exhaust Recs

Hello All,

The plan up until now was to go with super sprint V1 stepped headers and oversized section 1. As thatís a bit out of the budget Iím looking for the next best bang for the buck.
...
Forum: WTB - Want to Buy Fri, Apr-05-2019, 02:31:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 227
Posted By bimmers4life
Wanted: SS V1 Headers -E46 M3

In need of some good condition Super Sprint V1 Stepped Headers with the oversized section one.

Please let me know if you or someone you know is looking to get rid of theirs.


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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Apr-03-2019, 04:11:02 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,470
Posted By bimmers4life
E46 4:10 gearing Mod

Hey guys, considering upgrading the M3 to 4:10 gearing, wanting to see if anyone has any input.

Also, may supercharge down the road, would this make the gears seem way too short if a blower was...
Forum: WTB - Want to Buy Sat, Mar-09-2019, 03:19:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 289
Posted By bimmers4life
E46 M3 Supersprint V1 Headers and oversized section 1

Looking to buy a nice used set of these. Please hit me up if you or someone you know wants to sell


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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Mar-09-2019, 03:03:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 180
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: Wanted SS V1 Headers and Section 1

So I posted in the correct area?

Iím in the tapatalk app so not sure if I just donít see all options on where to post.


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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Mar-09-2019, 02:58:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 180
Posted By bimmers4life
Wanted SS V1 Headers and Section 1

Iím looking to see if anyone is selling or knows someone who is/would be interested in selling a set supersprint V1 stepped headers and oversized section 1.

Also, what would one expect to pay for...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Mar-06-2019, 10:53:54 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,740
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: E46 M3 Section 3 Rec's

That sounds great


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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Mar-06-2019, 10:25:38 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,740
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: E46 M3 Section 3 Rec's

Appreciate the info everyone, and just to note, in the next year or so, I will be adding an ESS 525 Supercharger kit. So I will need something to handle the power. Thatís main reason I decided to go...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Mar-06-2019, 09:38:12 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,740
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: E46 M3 Section 3 Rec's

Haha yeah most aggressive Iíd go would be SS sport


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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Mar-06-2019, 08:19:14 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,740
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: E46 M3 Section 3 Rec's

Whatís that?


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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Mar-06-2019, 03:24:27 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,740
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: E46 M3 Section 3 Rec's

Yeah originally I was planning on just leaving it alone after section 1, only two reasons why Iím now interested in section 3, installed a csl diffuser so stock tips look super weak with the 2.5Ē...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Mar-06-2019, 02:57:35 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,740
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: E46 M3 Section 3 Rec's

Yeah Iím planning on leaving section 2 oem as Iíve been told thatíll keep the cars rasp


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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Mar-06-2019, 02:14:11 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,740
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: E46 M3 Section 3 Rec's

Thanks for the information everyone, more than likely will go supersprint, just was going to see if there was a cheaper equal.

In regards to Dinan, I really considered that, just can't get over...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Mar-05-2019, 10:25:32 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,740
Posted By bimmers4life
E46 M3 Section 3 Rec's

Hello All,

Currently running an 05 ZCP M3 with an eventuri intake. Looking to go SS V1 Headers with SS's oversized section 1. Planning on leaving section 2 alone and looking for recommendations...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Sat, Mar-02-2019, 04:39:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 582
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: E46 M3 - Gruppe M intake

Thanks, this Tapatalk app seems great, let me try to upload pics from here

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190302/598bdfba8803b05e6c8a87eab9ab65eb.jpg


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Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Sat, Mar-02-2019, 11:44:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 582
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: E46 M3 - Gruppe M intake

May have "joined 2012" but haven't been active/ hadn't logged in since within the past month. Forum isn't as easy to navigate as others.

So there is a mobile app?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Mar-02-2019, 03:58:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 373
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: E46 M3 Suspension

Awesome, I appreciate the info. Can they adjust ride height on top of stiffness?

And while cash is always a concern, I am trying to build a very well handling car so if there are coilover recs...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Fri, Mar-01-2019, 09:58:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 582
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: E46 M3 - Gruppe M intake

I'm new to this forum, is there a way to simply ad a pic? I try to and it seems like it only accepts URL's.

If anyone can assist I'll include pics of my unit. Also, looking to get $1000?
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Fri, Mar-01-2019, 04:42:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 582
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: E46 M3 - Gruppe M intake

https://c1552172.ssl.cf0.rackcdn.com/920380_x800.webp
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Mar-01-2019, 04:41:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 373
Posted By bimmers4life
E46 M3 Suspension

Hello All,

My E46 ZCP has a ground control set up on it and I'm looking into possibly going KW Coil. New to suspension stuff so any input would be appreciated.

Current setup is nice, but too...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Fri, Mar-01-2019, 04:22:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 582
Posted By bimmers4life
E46 M3 - Gruppe M intake

Selling my Gruppe M intake, recently serviced, just going back to stock setup.

As I'm sure more of you know, this unit retails for around $3200 on most sites like ECS. I'm willing to let it go...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Feb-09-2019, 08:37:49 PM
Replies: 1,948
Views: 528,279
Posted By bimmers4life
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Tue, Feb-05-2019, 04:59:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 346
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: E46 M3 - Gruppe M intake

I'd like to get $1500, PM me with your email or phone number and I can send more pics. I don't know why loading pics on here is so difficult.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Feb-05-2019, 04:55:15 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,045
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: Gloss or Matte Black Kidneys/Grilles on E46 M3

Do the gloss Kydneys have a spot for the M3 logo?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Feb-05-2019, 04:49:57 PM
Replies: 1,948
Views: 528,279
Posted By bimmers4life
Re: E46 M3 Market Sales Tracker: Please Report Your Purchase or Sale!

Are you the Buyer or Seller?: Buyer
Model Year: 2005
Mileage: 115k
Coupe or Convertible?: Coupe
Exterior Color: Interlagos Blue
Interior Color: Black
Manual or SMG?: Manual
Major Options:...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Feb-05-2019, 02:41:24 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,045
Posted By bimmers4life
Gloss or Matte Black Kidneys/Grilles on E46 M3

Looking to get ride of the chrome Kidneys/Grilles and can't decide what will look better.

My car is Interlagos Blue, I'm leaning more towards the Gloss Black.

Please send thoughts and pics if...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Feb-04-2019, 11:22:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 346
Posted By bimmers4life
E46 M3 - Gruppe M intake

Selling my gruppe M intake from my E46 M3. Intake was recently serviced, looks great and has awesome performance.

Reach out with any questions.

Wanting to get $1500, buyer would need to pay...
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