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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jan-16-2018, 01:18:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 270
Posted By e46IX
Re: Mileage and engine swap question

Mileage is stored in the cluster. If you want to swap in the cluster from the donor car you will need the LCM with it. So long as the cluster + lcm have the same mileage data you will not record a...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jan-16-2018, 02:26:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 215
Posted By e46IX
Re: Hard Motorsport Race Brake Duct Install (A/C Delete Content)

Very nice. Love your vids. Did you get a chance to weight all the components that were removed?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Jan-14-2018, 01:43:26 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 17,203
Posted By e46IX
Re: CMP Auto Engineering subframe kit

This new design looks fantastic. Been holding out for a complete solution like this, this looks like it fits the bill combines the best of the Vince + Mason solutions all-in-one.

Count me in if...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jan-12-2018, 03:34:04 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 2,470
Posted By e46IX
Re: OEM zcp or BBS CHs?

ZCP over BBS CH. ARC 8 over both.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jan-01-2018, 12:51:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 298
Posted By e46IX
Re: SES light ON, freezing weather

Yeah maybe if they follow the shop manual and take out the mechanical fan it would take 3 hours. I did it in an hour at my buddy's shop without taking out the fan. Its doable.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Dec-27-2017, 04:14:24 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 5,776
Posted By e46IX
Re: Stock exhaust is way under appreciated

Someone needs to make a very quiet titanium muffler, its the only way to have our cake and eat it too. I believe Streamline mentioned the idea lets see if they follow through with it. I never...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Dec-19-2017, 06:17:07 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 19,497
Posted By e46IX
Re: Best Daily Driver Suspension?

Koni Yellows + TMS H&R springs here. Decent setup for street use, not low enough for my aesthetic taste though. Also the problem with springs is the E46 M3 has this uneven balance from factory where...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Dec-15-2017, 05:04:04 PM
Replies: 736
Views: 50,341
Posted By e46IX
Re: Streamline & Dr M3an M3's CSL Airbox Development Journal Collaboration

1. Kwakjoe
2. Xrumx
3. Good
4. PITT M3 RR
5. Ramp1
6. SQ13
7.Chasen
8.aznbo187
9. lippstuh
10. . (just so I don't get confused -- his name is dot ".")
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Dec-13-2017, 01:20:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 228
Posted By e46IX
Need Help Identifying Engine Rattling Noise

https://youtu.be/b1gCbcS0IMU

I'm getting a rattling noise from my engine on acceleration, happens between 3-4k. Only happens while accelerating, can't reproduce the noise while revving at idle....
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Dec-11-2017, 02:15:19 AM
Replies: 438
Views: 22,214
Posted By e46IX
Re: Brembo Caliper/AP Racing Style Disc Kit -- Group-Buy Interest Thread

Damn. Streamline + Dr. M3AN ftmfw. I'm definitely in at that price. True 2-piece rotor too which currently is not available for the 996 setup.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Dec-07-2017, 03:27:01 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,387
Posted By e46IX
Re: AKG Shifter vs RTD Shifter

Is RTD a worthwhile upgrade from someone who has an Autosolutions 30%?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Dec-06-2017, 07:44:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 593
Posted By e46IX
Re: Bimmian key hole cover

In theory, couldn't you just get a keyhole cover from a RHD (UK) model and swap it right on? That way you don't have to deal with the Bimmian garbage.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Dec-04-2017, 02:02:50 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 4,436
Posted By e46IX
Re: Designing a classy and timeless hood with functional heat reduction

That motorsport24 hood looks sweet. I like everything I've read from bubblegunz so far, looks like a lot of promising products will be on the horizon for our cars.

I have one product suggestion:...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Dec-02-2017, 05:11:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 612
Posted By e46IX
Re: The luck continues - hit a deer. Advice on front clip

Is there one that works for android mobile? The ones you mentioned are desktop only it seems.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Nov-29-2017, 03:36:24 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,126
Posted By e46IX
Re: new member with not quite an M3 here.....

Honestly I'd take this over most M3's lol. BMW should have given us a sedan option instead of the Vert to begin with. Seen your build over on ZHPmafia and E46F, absolutely stunning car love...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Nov-28-2017, 09:31:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 414
Posted By e46IX
Re: OEM Style 135 wheels on an M

You will need spacers for sure, the offset is too high it will rub against your suspension. And honestly the style 135's are boat anchors. I'd look for 18" style 67's instead.
Forum: M3Forum Sponsor Announcements and Specials Mon, Nov-27-2017, 04:16:36 PM
Replies: 435
Views: 17,051
Posted By e46IX
Re: 50% off Supersprint Exhaust Cyber Monday Only!

Very tempting... anyone know if the Supersprint Resonated X-Pipe is better at killing sound/rasp versus the OE section 2 piece?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Nov-22-2017, 11:30:12 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,759
Posted By e46IX
Re: We might all have to start paying to access M3forums!

The guy in charge of FCC... Ajit Pai. Real piece of work pretty clear he's some Verizon corporate shill. As a Canadian, we're probably not far behind considering our government is usually influenced...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Nov-22-2017, 11:14:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,169
Posted By e46IX
Re: M6 anyone?

I don't have any direct experience with the E63 M6, but have driven a few E60 M5's both SMG and 6MT.. my thoughts

1. The E63 is ugly and hasn't aged well at all. Typical Bangle era front nose......
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Nov-22-2017, 05:22:22 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 4,436
Posted By e46IX
Re: Designing a classy and timeless hood with functional heat reduction

The die withje examples look the best IMO as it stands. However, if the M4 GTS style vent can be executed in a form + function manner I would say that's the one to pursue as it clearly differentiates...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Thu, Nov-16-2017, 12:10:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,984
Posted By e46IX
Re: ECS Monoball RSM Kit

What kind of interior trim?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Nov-15-2017, 02:08:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 977
Posted By e46IX
Re: Black cube trim

Silver cube trim is even nicer IMO with black interior. I have it in my wagon.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Nov-15-2017, 12:29:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 977
Posted By e46IX
Re: Black cube trim

ZHP / M-Tech black cube is nice. Its a real piece of aluminum but used pieces tend to be pretty mangled by now especially the armrest portion. Thankfully its not difficult to refinish them with some...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Nov-13-2017, 02:09:14 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,090
Posted By e46IX
Re: Alternatives for mason brace

This looks cool. Looks like the mason bar + vince bar + vince front gusset cups all in one solution. Looking forward to more details on this piece. Is the bar that attached to the rear shock towers...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Tue, Oct-31-2017, 05:37:18 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 13,036
Posted By e46IX
Re: Vibratechnics Group Buy

1.PLCZ4MC
2.MPowerZ32
3.brianstrawberry
4.Caosa (depending on shipping price to Australia)
5.LevelM
6.Boosted 1
7.SCHMOUPE
8.Jackal
9.Hedward
10.Honorebel
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Oct-30-2017, 03:37:28 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,385
Posted By e46IX
Re: Weighed my car

E30 with some 9k DOHC VTEC? I can dig it. But the E30 chassis is a downgrade from the S2.
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Sun, Oct-29-2017, 11:31:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 683
Posted By e46IX
Re: E46 Slicktop Headliner

Lol sorry bro it just sold to a forum member from NJ who had a local pick it up on his behalf.

Mods please close thread, thanks!
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Sun, Oct-29-2017, 07:40:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 683
Posted By e46IX
E46 Slicktop Headliner

Slicktop headliner for sale. Came off one of those low option non-M's. Beige in colour, no bends or creases. Ideal for re-wrap in black fabric or alcantara suede.

Anyone looking to do a sunroof...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Fri, Oct-27-2017, 08:55:40 PM
Replies: 251
Views: 32,562
Posted By e46IX
Re: E46 M3 PARTOUTS ALL PARTS AVAILABLE 60K Miles

Looking for a pair of M3 side mirrors in Titanium Silver
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Oct-23-2017, 06:59:59 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 13,036
Posted By e46IX
Re: Vibratechnics Group Buy

What's the word with this? I'm currently in the market for motor mounts.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Oct-19-2017, 07:17:20 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,826
Posted By e46IX
Re: F/I route to beat supercars

Don't listen to these guys talk you down. The S54 with a serious turbo and properly built car can bang on pretty much anything. Plenty of big power builds out there, and MaxPSI doing 9.75 is no joke,...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Oct-16-2017, 10:28:11 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,928
Posted By e46IX
Re: Exhausted photography shoot - Estoril with CSL content

Wow. Classy bunch they have over the pond.

Anyone know where the owner may have sourced the CSL rear seat console from?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Oct-15-2017, 10:11:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,468
Posted By e46IX
Re: Ok, wtf happened here?

Vandalism claim for rubbing fender liners? Lmao thread fail.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Oct-12-2017, 01:40:56 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 10,358
Posted By e46IX
Re: What's your view on superchargers?

That's not impressive when you consider you can have a dyno graph like that these days being NA.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Oct-09-2017, 07:23:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,723
Posted By e46IX
Re: Which Exhaust?

Billy Boat
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Oct-04-2017, 11:11:57 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,263
Posted By e46IX
Re: 04 m3 alpine white/cinnamon interior - worth it?

IMO that car is a steal at 13k. I'd buy it without hesitation. Guys on the internet like to nitpick little things its not realistic. No different than criticizing women online.. meanwhile in real...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Sep-30-2017, 01:10:31 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 10,358
Posted By e46IX
Re: What's your view on superchargers?

OP what did you end up doing with your floorpan?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Sep-29-2017, 06:03:18 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,706
Posted By e46IX
Re: Most wanted E46 M3 List

I'll just speak on the M colours I own(ed)

Carbon Black should be renamed to Confused Black considering it looked blue 90% of the time. CB doesn't suit the M3 IMO.. belongs on a regular 3/5/7. Had...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Sep-29-2017, 02:02:30 PM
Replies: 736
Views: 50,341
Posted By e46IX
Re: Streamline & Dr M3an M3's CSL Airbox Development Journal Collaboration

I wonder if it's possible to make one of these run with the stock MAF sensor. No MAF on a street car sucks..
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Sep-26-2017, 11:49:34 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,534
Posted By e46IX
Re: E46 & E92 Pictures

Haha I'm in the same predicament for my next car purchase between 996 Turbo or E9x M3. I'd like to test drive a 996 Turbo first as I'm finally starting to come around on the looks. I had seat time in...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Sep-24-2017, 08:01:14 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,534
Posted By e46IX
Re: E46 & E92 Pictures

I thought DCT's are going for a premium over the 6MT?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Sep-21-2017, 01:36:05 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,786
Posted By e46IX
Re: Trade E46 M3 for E92 335i?

Cool swap.

Not saying the S54 is a better motor straight up, I just think relative to the time era and competition the S54 was better. There's a lot of nice V8's out there, the S65 wasn't even the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Sep-20-2017, 11:24:55 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,786
Posted By e46IX
Re: Trade E46 M3 for E92 335i?

Yeah I'm with you guys. The few times I've driven an e9x m3 (all stock 6mt) I was never impressed. The car just doesn't have the same "holy sh*t" factor that the E46 does... even in stock form. Maybe...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Sep-20-2017, 07:16:33 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,786
Posted By e46IX
Re: Trade E46 M3 for E92 335i?

Is E46 M3 to E9X M3 considered an upgrade or lateral move?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Sep-19-2017, 03:08:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 628
Posted By e46IX
Re: Whose car is this?

I love the side profile of a lowered muscular wagon with no roof rails. I'm partial to the facelift sedan front-end though.

Also, there are ways to get the quad exhaust look without ditching the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Sep-19-2017, 02:04:08 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,647
Posted By e46IX
Re: BMW CSL pics from ebay

Time to start saving for 2019 where's the LHD's at
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Sep-15-2017, 07:30:53 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,786
Posted By e46IX
Re: Trade E46 M3 for E92 335i?

I don't care for the e9x 335 (they are super common around here with the younger crowd, getting to beater status) but the N54 is one hell of a powerplant. A single turbo built N54 is pretty much a...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Sep-11-2017, 08:35:20 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,766
Posted By e46IX
Re: Salomondrin rides in an e46 m3

I think you guys are taking these videos too personally. They're funny, entertaining, have good production and show us a bunch of cool cars. Just enjoy it at face value or don't watch at all. There...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Sep-09-2017, 12:26:08 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,205
Posted By e46IX
Re: Dyno & Data Logging | Eventuri E46 M3 CF Intake

True, weight savings wasn't the idea but rather a cleaner looking engine bay. (Refer to Tbone's sig)
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Sep-08-2017, 11:19:37 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,205
Posted By e46IX
Re: Dyno & Data Logging | Eventuri E46 M3 CF Intake

Is there any point to the factory air duct coming from the kidney grilles after you install one of these?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Sep-08-2017, 04:21:34 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,763
Posted By e46IX
Re: Which Carbon Roof?

If you plan on re-upholstering your headliner anyways you might be able to find a beige/tan non-sunroof headliner from a basic 325ci. I nabbed one for less than $20 from a scrapyard.

Also I think...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Sep-06-2017, 02:42:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 352
Posted By e46IX
Re: Can you weld a cracked rear trailing arm?

Trailing arm is made of cast iron I wouldn't weld it. Source a replacement arm from a junkyard or something, they're pricy though and M3-specific.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Aug-24-2017, 09:39:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 237
Posted By e46IX
Re: Diving board noise when depressing the clutch?

Its normal, thats just dual mass flywheel. If you feather the throttle while doing it you won't hear itm
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-22-2017, 01:29:44 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,169
Posted By e46IX
Re: E46 Total RACP (subframe) replacement, not quite a DIY

OP, pictures aren't working for me either.

I may as well share pictures of my disaster of a subframe and see what you guys think. Fixable? RACP replacement? Or total the car?
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Thu, Aug-17-2017, 02:46:27 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,585
Posted By e46IX
Re: Volk, Hamann, Fortune Auto, Dinan, Stoptech, lots of stuff

Do you have any pics of the TE37's on your LSB? Curious to see how it looks.
Forum: Member Photos and Videos Tue, Aug-15-2017, 07:40:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 667
Posted By e46IX
Re: Mpact & Slipstream

Nice pics. Is that Max PSI LSB actually female owned?
Forum: Member Photos and Videos Sat, Aug-12-2017, 11:43:42 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 19,662
Posted By e46IX
Re: Interlagos Blue M3 (Quick Shoot)

OEM ZCP's are classic but man I'm partial to the ARC-8's. Regardless, your Interlagos is perfect.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Aug-12-2017, 05:59:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 781
Posted By e46IX
Re: Front lip options for stock bumper...

All the "CSL style lips" look good from about 5-7ft. away until you get closer and realize its tacked on ebay sh*t. All the car needs is an aggressive stance, then the naked front bumper looks great.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Aug-12-2017, 12:19:04 AM
Replies: 821
Views: 40,865
Posted By e46IX
Re: New CF Driveshaft Coming To Market

I had a deposit on the first one before it got refunded. Patiently awaiting the next group buy.
Forum: Member Photos and Videos Thu, Aug-10-2017, 04:55:31 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,338
Posted By e46IX
Re: Just picked up this beautiful E46 M3

Although I'm sure its a clean car, the previous owners taste in mods are anything but tasteful.
Forum: Member Photos and Videos Thu, Aug-10-2017, 02:33:31 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,709
Posted By e46IX
Re: You're going to like this...

Excuse me while I change my pants. :jawdrop:
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-08-2017, 04:00:02 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 857
Posted By e46IX
Re: Not an M3 or even an e46 but....

Nice pickup OP. Someone needs to N54 or N55 one of these State-Side.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-01-2017, 08:38:44 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,397
Posted By e46IX
Re: M3 Stolen almost 2 years ago - Itching won't stop..

I thought about dropping an S54B32 in my wagon instead of an M54B30... but honestly its nice to not have to buy 10w60 and the ZF 6MT >>>>>>> Getrage 420G. Way smoother, not having to daily the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-01-2017, 08:29:31 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,397
Posted By e46IX
Re: M3 Stolen almost 2 years ago - Itching won't stop..

If I crashed my M3 I'd think long and hard about a Z4M Coupe. On paper the E9X M3 seems perfect (gas guzzler aside) but the few times I've driven one it was a rather lethargic experience. Hard to...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jul-19-2017, 06:29:10 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,748
Posted By e46IX
Re: Should I or should I not I (E46 M3 vs C63 AMG)

My mechanic is an AMG head so I've driven quite a few of these from E55's to E63/C63's to SL65's. I don't like the dash on the W204 C-Class looks cheap. The motor is ridiculous, its nice to just step...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jul-19-2017, 07:02:36 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 733
Posted By e46IX
Re: Power steering rack leak

Green tag is regular non-ZCP M3 rack. The ZHP racks have yellow tag.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Jul-08-2017, 11:58:17 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 7,007
Posted By e46IX
Re: RTAB Monoball Thread

I'm in for a SDW group buy too.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jul-07-2017, 09:32:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,491
Posted By e46IX
Re: Too much body roll

Check your rear alignment. Is camber in spec?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jul-06-2017, 06:08:09 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 2,939
Posted By e46IX
Re: E30 or F80 M3

sorry to threadjack but were you on acurazine back in the day? your username is familiar.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jun-30-2017, 07:46:30 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 18,542
Posted By e46IX
Re: whats best spark plugs for m3 e46

Somehow I don't think it was necessary to bump a 7 year old thread on spark plugs for the sake of your useless input typed in pink font. :screwy:
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jun-21-2017, 03:55:34 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 5,017
Posted By e46IX
Re: What color E46 M3 did you purchase and why?

My 1st M3 was CB/Cin. Loved the cinnamon, but I did not care for Carbon Black at all. CB is more suitable for a plain X5 or a 5-series.. not an M3 IMO. I always wished it was Jet Black.

2nd M3 is...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jun-14-2017, 12:59:57 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,475
Posted By e46IX
Re: Found strange looking E46 M3 for sale

This guy should be paying someone $3800 to take this clusterf*** of an M3 off his hands. If it were me..

1. Buy it
2. Drive it into a lake
3. Claim insurance
4. Profit $$$
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jun-13-2017, 11:21:27 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,378
Posted By e46IX
Re: Interior swap (Estoril exterior)

Kiwi interior for sale in Canada if you feel like making the drive. He's pretty desperate you might be able to lowball him.



BMW E46 M3 KIWI GREEN INTERIOR. ,...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Jun-11-2017, 09:36:15 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,248
Posted By e46IX
Re: The Redline: How safe is it?

The higher the RPM, the smoother this car shifts. Believe it or not.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jun-07-2017, 01:26:54 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 4,385
Posted By e46IX
Re: I just experienced an e39 M5....

What are some of the major failure points on the e39 m5? Curious what the deal is with the S62, double vanos and all.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Jun-03-2017, 05:38:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 526
Posted By e46IX
Re: Post photos of the DIY LED Brake light mod

It will say on the label on the LCM.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-30-2017, 09:15:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,035
Posted By e46IX
Re: B-Spec Tune

Nothing but great so far. Passed emissions too.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-30-2017, 09:15:00 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,480
Posted By e46IX
Re: All red tail lights

Looks good on neutral colours, modernizes the look of the tail lights. Curious how it would look on LSB.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, May-29-2017, 05:54:15 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 20,614
Posted By e46IX
Re: F10 M5 knob & boot install in e46 M3

Has anyone weighed the F10 M5 shift knob in comparison to say ZHP or BMW Performance?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, May-28-2017, 02:50:55 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 7,007
Posted By e46IX
Re: RTAB Monoball Thread

You can add the Turner Monoball RTAB to the list.

I had a hell of a time trying to squeeze in my Powerflex polyurethane RTAB in my trailing arms, likely due to corrosion in the arm... thus my...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, May-26-2017, 10:18:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 784
Posted By e46IX
Re: Lol, my lock just shattered in my hand..

Its not hard to repair your current key cylinder. I've done it twice now on E46's. You can get a repair kit on ebay for <$10 or just pick up a spare key cylinder barrell and dismantle it for the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, May-21-2017, 09:08:02 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 4,610
Posted By e46IX
Re: What do you guys and gals have as fun daily drivers?

Imola Red 330i ZHP Touring. Built to spec of course, as such a thing was never available on this side of the Atlantic.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, May-19-2017, 08:27:20 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,439
Posted By e46IX
Re: Buildjournal B-Spec Tune Review

Just flashed my car, this is my first tune on my M3 and I couldn't be happier. Turnaround time was less than 1 day. Thoughts:

-Great website with detailed info and step-by-step instructions. I...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, May-18-2017, 11:13:16 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 747
Posted By e46IX
Re: Post Header Install Misfire

They mixed up your o2 sensors primary from secondary I guarantee it.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-17-2017, 12:25:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 723
Posted By e46IX
Mason Front Strut Bar Doesn't Fit

So I tried installing a Mason front strut bar on my '01 M3 today and it didn't even come close to lining up. My car has the ridges on the strut tower so its not flat like the '02+ M3's but I figured...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-16-2017, 12:22:17 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,439
Posted By e46IX
Re: Buildjournal B-Spec Tune Review

I don't see a contact e-mail on their webpage. Does anyone know what the difference is between their stage 1/2/3 burble feature?
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Wed, May-10-2017, 04:18:05 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 13,436
Posted By e46IX
Re: Official MFactory/YCW CF D/S GB

Yeah I was refunded as well. Will be looking forward to the next group buy, whenever that is.
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Tue, May-02-2017, 12:29:18 AM
Replies: 497
Views: 30,346
Posted By e46IX
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Apr-14-2017, 11:16:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,205
Posted By e46IX
Re: Storm Motorwerks!

Their weighted shift knob looks sex but I don't want to give up the illumination. If only there was a nicely weighted shift knob that retained the stock illuminated shift pattern.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Apr-09-2017, 09:34:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 209
Posted By e46IX
Re: Battery compartment floor grommet

Can't help much but I would check this diagram:

https://www.realoem.com/bmw/images/diag_1x4i.png
https://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showparts?id=BL93-USA-02-2001-E46-BMW-M3&diagId=51_3757

If it...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Sun, Apr-09-2017, 12:24:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 239
Posted By e46IX
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Fri, Apr-07-2017, 09:14:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 239
Posted By e46IX
Complete Titan Grey Interior Trim

For sale is a complete set of Titan Grey interior trim from an E46 M3. Will fit all E46 coupes. Overall pretty average condition for this type, aside from the usual peeling there is only one other...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Wed, Apr-05-2017, 02:29:27 AM
Replies: 684
Views: 57,539
Posted By e46IX
Re: FEELER thread: CSL Front Bumper Group-Buy

If you can convince them to make a 1-piece lip count me in.
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Thu, Mar-30-2017, 05:28:04 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 13,436
Posted By e46IX
Re: Official MFactory/YCW CF D/S GB

So what's our estimated time frame after the deadline, ~3 months? Holding off my subframe reinforcement till I get this piece.

P.S. Michael if you see this post, I sent you a PM about shipping to...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Mar-30-2017, 05:16:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 794
Posted By e46IX
Re: Custom Color

Ferrari Grigio Medio. This is a member's car. Gorgeous, but I don't know if you want to bite his style.
...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Mar-28-2017, 10:24:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 296
Posted By e46IX
Re: E92 Style 197 Rims on E46 M3

These rims are dinky for e46 m3 application. And they crack easily. No need to downgrade from stock style 67's.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Mar-25-2017, 06:33:54 PM
Replies: 537
Views: 53,905
Posted By e46IX
Re: Avin Avant 3 Wait and Other Options

Is the sound quality on these ebay android units better, worse or the same as the stock BMW Business unit?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Mar-25-2017, 05:51:31 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 6,623
Posted By e46IX
Re: An honest and in depth look at the Status Gruppe SCZA CSL Trunk (4/10)

This thread has been pretty discouraging, considering we don't have too many options for CSL replica parts and the SGT stuff isn't up to par when it was hyped to be. I want one of their front bumpers...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Mar-24-2017, 07:13:37 AM
Replies: 855
Views: 41,336
Posted By e46IX
Re: Colored Gauge Faces for M3 Clusters (Not Overlays) - Color Choices

Man, I would love to get these. Some of these examples are very nice. Only thing holding me back is going from Metric to Imperial.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Mar-24-2017, 07:04:50 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,781
Posted By e46IX
Re: OEM BMW LED Interior Light?

I like the stock incandescent lighting. Gives a warmer ambience and feels more period correct.
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