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Forum: M3 Track: Racing and DE Wed, Aug-22-2018, 12:39:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 347
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Endurance Racing Tires for HPDE?

Matt, why not 71r?





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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-21-2018, 09:52:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 81
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: How to remove shifter bushing?

There are 2 cutouts/slots on either side of the bushing. The bracket has teeth on either side that go into those slots. The bracket has somewhat small cutouts into which you can stick a screwdriver...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-21-2018, 04:52:50 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,722
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: DIY Wrenchers Unite

Like

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-21-2018, 03:52:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 187
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: What to replace during Trans Overhaul

I think what initially got me in trouble is starting it on the crank at an angle and being impatient.

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Forum: Off Topic Tue, Aug-21-2018, 12:14:13 AM
Replies: 8,358
Views: 648,301
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: What was the last movie you watched and would you recommend it?

Really want to. I enjoy "fresh off the boat"...so should be good.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-21-2018, 12:09:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 187
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: What to replace during Trans Overhaul

Careful with the rear main, I went ahead and replaced mine, but had to drop the tranny 2 more times to get it right because I lost the plastic cups...

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Forum: M3 Track: Racing and DE Mon, Aug-20-2018, 06:06:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 335
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: good comparison of 200TW tire options

Want to see more on federal 595rsrr...

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Aug-20-2018, 12:35:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 152
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: HELP 04 M3 ticking under partial load/blip the throttle

So you thought it was only under partial load but now sounds like you get it in neutral too?

Can you definitely isolate it to front of car/engine compartment? Tick/click sound like knock or...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Aug-19-2018, 04:11:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 285
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Mille Miglia muffler ?

https://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=760213#/topics/760213?page=1

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Aug-18-2018, 08:42:14 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 7,748
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Best subframe repair options as of July 2018?

Plates alone don't solve the problem because the top layer of racp and bottom layer of racp are still free to move/flex relative to each other. You are spreading the load some by putting plates on...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Aug-18-2018, 04:22:45 AM
Replies: 4,797
Views: 421,442
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Do you take cell phone pics of your m3 constantly Cell phone snapshot thread

[emoji106] congrats

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Aug-18-2018, 01:29:19 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,422
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Father and son DIY project car

For E46 non-M maintenance, he can also subscribe to 50s kid YouTube channel and crank through it very quickly.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Aug-18-2018, 01:23:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 332
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Polyurethane lcab failure...

Yeah, the right (pass side) gets treated with a lot of heat from exhaust and they usually don't do well there.

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Forum: Coding and Tuning Fri, Aug-17-2018, 11:10:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 258
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: basic understanding of whats available to use

I found this exchange hilarious. Agree with geargrndr, but maybe a bit harsh, lol.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Aug-17-2018, 11:03:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 200
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Anti Roll Bar Polyurethane Bushings vs Larger Anti Roll Bars

Same response as above, you need the bar but also springs. However, there is tradeoff. To keep comfort in NYC you need softer springs, to keep the wheels planted and reduce body roll you need stiffer...
Forum: Pacific Fri, Aug-17-2018, 10:47:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 152
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Trackspec Autosports 4 year Anniversary Party

Dad's bday, will be out of town so will miss this.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Aug-17-2018, 09:48:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 823
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: How bad can it be to drive/have driven on this

Yep, there is the top of the strut shaft that the nut would go on top of. I would not have driven it...

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Aug-17-2018, 04:09:16 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,422
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Father and son DIY project car

Depends on how much of a project...an older e36 might require more replacements and maintenance.

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Forum: WTB - Want to Buy Thu, Aug-16-2018, 08:37:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 80
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Aftermarket: Radiator, Oil cooler, Electric fan

Have a mishimoto fan, never installed, if interested.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Aug-16-2018, 06:01:28 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,477
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Popped Spot Weld

I see a pony

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Aug-15-2018, 07:55:20 PM
Replies: 842
Views: 220,226
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Post your custom license plates !

I called them and department that deals with custom license plates does NOT see/know what car you own, lol.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Aug-15-2018, 06:16:33 PM
Replies: 842
Views: 220,226
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Post your custom license plates !

Nice. Mine got declined by DMV, lol. I cant put in numbers in place of letters, they thought I was trying to spell "ME...". Wtf.

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Forum: M3 Track: Racing and DE Wed, Aug-15-2018, 03:37:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 355
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Would Cup 2's be a good solution for this scenario?

Federal 595 rs rr? Pretty cheap...

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Forum: Pacific Wed, Aug-15-2018, 01:14:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 343
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Bay Area shop to install CMP or Vincebar

My bet would be on Tony @tcdesign, but no direct experience.

Give them a call, see what they say.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-14-2018, 06:21:58 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 14,191
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: The Official Bring a Trailer (BaT) Listing Thread - E46 M3

This is like 10 mins from me...haven't seen the car though.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-14-2018, 05:31:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 823
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: How bad can it be to drive/have driven on this

Where is the strut shaft that the nut has to go onto? Am I missing something from that picture?

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-14-2018, 05:20:12 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,935
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: I guess its my turn: crappy Blackstone

Not forever

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Forum: M3 Track: Racing and DE Tue, Aug-14-2018, 05:17:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 727
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Anyone Pass Sound at Laguna Seca with a CSL Manifold?

Hopefully he will post here, but he failed at very low rpm in a high gear, lol.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-14-2018, 05:16:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,477
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Popped Spot Weld

Dang, sorry man.

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Forum: M3 Track: Racing and DE Tue, Aug-14-2018, 03:01:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 780
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: What spare parts do you bring to the track?

I use the home depot orange buckets and a few of the beefier cardboard boxes I get shipped.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-14-2018, 03:26:23 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,051
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Removng the clutch fan does not work for the track

Yeah I knew the benefits and downsides of using 100% water. At time of all my diy refreshes, I was not factoring in too much track or hot ambient temp driving, so went around the recommended 50/50,...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-14-2018, 03:15:17 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 889
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: VANOS Pricing

You been living under a rock? Lol. Just kidding.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-14-2018, 03:10:42 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,051
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Removng the clutch fan does not work for the track

So my update here after running at Laguna on Sunday. It was hot! No mech/electrical backup fan, all cooling refreshed with oe about 2k miles ago.

As I was driving up hw17 in stop and go traffic up...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-14-2018, 02:43:24 AM
Replies: 533
Views: 284,603
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: e46 M3 Tire Sizing Thread

Michelin PS_ are popular.

I don't know what guys' take is on Federal RS RR. Seems like a lot of guys up here with SpeedSF daily them, track them, etc. And for the price they are insanely cheap.
...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-14-2018, 01:09:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 765
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Engine Dead?

My car is my daily and I track, I set mine to 7600...

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-14-2018, 01:06:36 AM
Replies: 9,124
Views: 601,895
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: What did you do to/for your ///M today?

Pads are 80%

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-14-2018, 12:57:00 AM
Replies: 533
Views: 284,603
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: e46 M3 Tire Sizing Thread

Street driving only? Weekend carving? Occasional track?

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-14-2018, 12:54:58 AM
Replies: 9,124
Views: 601,895
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: What did you do to/for your ///M today?

One of the few items that has not yet been replaced yet.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Aug-13-2018, 07:54:42 PM
Replies: 9,124
Views: 601,895
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: What did you do to/for your ///M today?

You get into 100-110 up that blind cresting hill before a hard braking zone that leads into the actual t8 corkscrew.I have friends who use st40 and st60 and have to love tap the brake pedal on all...
Forum: M3 Track: Racing and DE Mon, Aug-13-2018, 07:47:20 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 780
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: What spare parts do you bring to the track?

Tps, coils, plugs, vanos line, injectors, all fluids in emergency capacity (meaning not a case of oil, just 1-2 quarts), all tools (ex engine support bar) to do any job.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Aug-13-2018, 05:56:56 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,477
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Popped Spot Weld

You have any weird creaking or noise along with this?

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Aug-13-2018, 05:52:38 AM
Replies: 9,124
Views: 601,895
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: What did you do to/for your ///M today?

Experienced pad knock back on st40 at Laguna coming into corkscrew for the first time, ooof. Stayed out of the sand and the wall by a hair. Didn't occur to me at first that it was knock back, I...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Aug-13-2018, 02:44:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,601
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: ST40 x32 front caliper and bracket

Bump

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Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Aug-13-2018, 02:44:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,507
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: OE used oil cooler

Bump

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Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Aug-13-2018, 02:43:45 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,460
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Supersprint resonated section 2

Bump

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Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Aug-13-2018, 02:43:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,665
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Used OE radiator

Bump

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Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Aug-13-2018, 02:42:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,387
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Stock M3 steering rack

Bump

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Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Aug-13-2018, 02:42:35 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 9,032
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Stoptech ST40 Hawk Blue 9012 brand new pad set

Bump

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Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Aug-13-2018, 02:42:11 AM
Replies: 4
FS: New MAF
Views: 2,425
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: New MAF

Bump

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Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Aug-13-2018, 02:41:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,557
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Centric front rotors

Bump

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Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Aug-13-2018, 02:41:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,598
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: OE used expansion tank with level sensor.

Bump

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Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Aug-13-2018, 02:40:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,667
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Headlight level sensor.

Bump

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Forum: Pacific Sun, Aug-12-2018, 01:54:52 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,384
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: [Bay Area] Alice's Coffee meetup

Yeah we could do another one in a few weeks.

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Forum: M3 Track: Racing and DE Sun, Aug-12-2018, 04:38:56 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 577
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Front sway bar mount broke today...halp

That sucks, but I can definitely see this happening on a car that is under sprung and uses heavy swaybars on stiff setting. That just overloads those mounts.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Aug-12-2018, 04:35:16 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 771
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Odd noise and vibration on high rpm shifts

And you've greased up the fork, input shaft sleeve, etc?

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Aug-12-2018, 01:50:35 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 897
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Hunting Idle and Stall

INPA shows fuel trims on analog2 menu I think.

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Forum: Pacific Sat, Aug-11-2018, 11:57:46 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,384
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: [Bay Area] Alice's Coffee meetup

Lol. Next time we'll try to finish the entire route. Glad you guys made it back.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Aug-11-2018, 01:38:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 771
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Odd noise and vibration on high rpm shifts

Except dont disassemble them to wash them with soap [emoji16]

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Forum: M3 Track: Racing and DE Sat, Aug-11-2018, 03:12:01 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 727
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Anyone Pass Sound at Laguna Seca with a CSL Manifold?

I told him not to swap to stock muffler and just enjoy it [emoji3]

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Aug-10-2018, 09:37:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 820
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: E46 M3 Right Turn Groaning

This happens only while vehicle is in motion or also stationary when turning steering wheel?

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Forum: Pacific Fri, Aug-10-2018, 09:00:52 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,384
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: [Bay Area] Alice's Coffee meetup

I would LOVE to do 9. Was going to throw it out there once we got to Alice's.

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Forum: Pacific Fri, Aug-10-2018, 08:26:17 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,384
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: [Bay Area] Alice's Coffee meetup

[emoji106]

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Forum: Pacific Fri, Aug-10-2018, 08:03:37 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,384
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: [Bay Area] Alice's Coffee meetup

Yeah in that parking lot, by the panda express/chipotle there. I think this is the same spot we met up last time with you.

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Forum: Pacific Fri, Aug-10-2018, 07:56:00 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,384
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: [Bay Area] Alice's Coffee meetup

I'm in, Patrick is in, ziva might make it, Jt can't make it, my buddy Will and his buddy might make it.

It'll be a small group, but let's get it going on regular basis.

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Forum: Coding and Tuning Fri, Aug-10-2018, 04:48:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 197
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Need a 3rd gear pull log, using MAC, software?

Bmwlogger has OS and windows versions.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Aug-10-2018, 04:04:29 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,824
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Hot Climate M3's what are you coolant temps?

Lol, sounds like you found the problem with the skateboard wheel. If you have the stock shroud, that is the biggest pita of the job, because the fan and shroud have to come out together.

10 min...
Forum: M3 Track: Racing and DE Fri, Aug-10-2018, 02:30:16 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 727
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Anyone Pass Sound at Laguna Seca with a CSL Manifold?

They no longer allow sound checks, like you used to ask the workers to get sent out to see where in db you would be.

2 blacks is all you get, so it's really 1 try to fix. First you get black, you...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Aug-10-2018, 02:20:47 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 771
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Odd noise and vibration on high rpm shifts

Yeah I would not wash internals with soap, lol. If you wash ball bearings you definitely need to regrease them.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Aug-10-2018, 01:04:11 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 771
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Odd noise and vibration on high rpm shifts

Can you take a pic of what you are referring to? Did you take off the bell housing? Do you have a tranny fluid leak?

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Forum: Pacific Thu, Aug-09-2018, 09:25:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 202
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: SpeedSF Laguna Seca Sunday 8/12 Paddock Meetup

In

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Aug-09-2018, 05:10:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 148
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: install order - 1 center bearing, 2 guibo, 3 cvjoint? driveshaft

On guibo, I usually remove the tranny brace, remove the rubber dampener, install the brace back on and bolt up the guibo. Gives me a lot more room without the dampener there to hold/tighten the nuts....
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Aug-09-2018, 04:32:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 238
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Vehicle history lookup

You can download the mycarfax free app, look up the car by either vin or plate/state and see what is logged.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Aug-09-2018, 04:46:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 804
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Lowest mileage m3 in the world?

Yeah, dont know if there is anything lower you can find.

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Forum: Coding and Tuning Thu, Aug-09-2018, 01:18:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 197
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Need a 3rd gear pull log, using MAC, software?

I also tried to use obdfusion app via a bluetooth adapter initially, but refresh/update rate via bluetooth is horrible. It works great for general troubleshooting but not for logging for tuning.
...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Aug-09-2018, 12:58:24 AM
Replies: 317
Views: 39,065
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Closed - Group buy VinceBar ("subframe" fix)

His Facebook page, but expect delays.

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Forum: Coding and Tuning Thu, Aug-09-2018, 12:46:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 197
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Need a 3rd gear pull log, using MAC, software?

If you want something quick/simple, yes, but you have to get a license. Logging only works on the licensed version.

More complicated and time consuming to set up and is in german, but iirc is...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Aug-08-2018, 03:27:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 792
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Rattling at 2500 rpm upwards

Unfortunately, not always at idle. Erickrayos found out about a spun bearing that was only making noise at around 2k rpm after doing his vanos. We all were banking on something still in the vanos or...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Aug-08-2018, 05:26:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 897
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Hunting Idle and Stall

You having similar issues?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Aug-08-2018, 05:25:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 390
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Cooling System Trouble

You should be ok in that temp range, but agree with pilot, few other components to look into. Low miles is great, but that does not prevent internal build up of crap inside the veins of the radiator...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Aug-08-2018, 05:19:46 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,051
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Removng the clutch fan does not work for the track

During sessions you ran w/o mech fan, did you have a/c off and fan blasting hot air through the cabin, or still with a/c on?

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Forum: Pacific Wed, Aug-08-2018, 05:17:12 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,384
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: [Bay Area] Alice's Coffee meetup

For this saturday 8/11 Alice drive, so far confirmed I have jt, myself and Patrick (not on forum yet).

I'm thinking a good middle ground meeting point would be the Home Depot parking lot in San...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Aug-08-2018, 04:52:02 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,051
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Removng the clutch fan does not work for the track

Water wetter, which is a cooling system additive and has literally shitty smell :).

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Forum: Pacific Wed, Aug-08-2018, 03:24:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,760
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Calling All Drivers: Looking For Test Cars

You still have pilot testers from last year, or do you need more?

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-07-2018, 05:34:22 PM
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Views: 1,095
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: E46 M3 Diff (my journey)...

Yep, mine is tight and with poly bushings all around it whines...

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-07-2018, 05:14:00 PM
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Views: 1,095
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: E46 M3 Diff (my journey)...

I got a 4.1 fully rebuilt unit from diffsonline, had clunk.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-07-2018, 05:05:51 PM
Replies: 60
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Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Removng the clutch fan does not work for the track

When I was taking the mech fan off, I was surprised at how much plastic bracketing/etc was in front with the ac fan, not even counting the ac fan itself. Honestly don't know how any air gets through...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-07-2018, 03:33:18 AM
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Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: E46 M3 s54 removal HELP

Wow, those valves...

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-07-2018, 03:31:47 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,151
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Differential cooling

This is a very interesting thread topic you bring up. Volume-wise the pumpkin is pretty small in terms of the fluid that can help with cooling. The whole thing is tucked under many heat shields and...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-07-2018, 03:20:10 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,095
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: E46 M3 Diff (my journey)...

+1

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Aug-06-2018, 08:34:19 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,916
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Brake upgrade options

What's a good source for the latest? That is the only one I have bookmarked :).

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Aug-06-2018, 08:31:58 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,051
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Removng the clutch fan does not work for the track

You coming this sunday the 12th?

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Aug-06-2018, 08:25:27 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,916
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Brake upgrade options

Take a look at the results here, there is a matrix with many pairs calculated: http://www.m3forum.net/m3forum/showpost.php?p=1065611086&postcount=2

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Aug-06-2018, 06:35:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 262
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Tach Warm Up / Redline Lights - Dimming?

Welcome to the bmw cockpit lighting style of submarines. Sometimes I get a glimpse of dsc off light and say "oh shit" followed by "oh yeah".

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Aug-06-2018, 06:33:17 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,051
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Removng the clutch fan does not work for the track

Interesting. I know some guys in norcal run just the ac fan and no other electric or mech fans. And the tracks here are in hot areas and see 90s. I'll try to run no mech fan this weekend at Laguna...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Aug-06-2018, 05:45:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,140
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Picked up a Jet Black Coupe

Yes, it is a pain to keep it clean. Sometimes I just give up for several weeks. [emoji16]

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Forum: Pacific Mon, Aug-06-2018, 05:39:50 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,384
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: [Bay Area] Alice's Coffee meetup

For saturday interest, where are most folks coming from? Jason is around San Mateo, I'm in Sunnyvale. Others are probably in east bay?

Interest meeting somewhere around San Mateo, say 9am, and...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Aug-06-2018, 05:35:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 777
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: E46 M3 s54 removal HELP

Dedication and desire. Love it.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Aug-06-2018, 03:27:06 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,140
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: Picked up a Jet Black Coupe

05 JB represent! Nice pick up.

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Forum: Pacific Mon, Aug-06-2018, 05:10:10 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,384
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: [Bay Area] Alice's Coffee meetup

We will have a mix of drives, some in east bay. Likely an east bay drive this saturday the 11th, Jason will post up some details.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Aug-06-2018, 01:11:37 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 756
Posted By mrgizmo04
Re: New E46 OWNER

[emoji106]. You doing Laguna this weekend?

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