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Forum: Member Journals Wed, Jan-17-2018, 11:43:26 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

Thanks Joe. I was looking forward to doing this part myself in the future but circumstance dictated otherwise. I'm very happy with the results though. I still intend to drop the tank when I tear down...
Forum: Member Journals Sat, Dec-30-2017, 07:14:48 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

I am by no means an expert in suspension set up. Quite the opposite.

Right now I'm running the TC Kline recommended street settings, which is a quarter turn from full soft IIRC, and it feels...
Forum: Member Journals Sat, Dec-30-2017, 06:43:59 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

Picking up where I left off.

Lemforder RTABs (33326770817) and Vorshlag limiters

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4599/24519091387_521248d5eb_c.jpg
...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Fri, Dec-29-2017, 06:09:23 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 16,647
Posted By Evtron
Re: 1998 Alpine White Sedan Build Thread

This is seriously awesome.

Would you mind sharing the part number for the rubber protection cap on the euro headlight connector?
Forum: Member Journals Thu, Dec-21-2017, 04:50:04 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

Thanks for your help :thumbsup2:
Forum: Member Journals Wed, Dec-20-2017, 08:32:29 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

Ha! Yeah I installed this like two years ago. Not bad for one dollar.
Forum: Member Journals Wed, Dec-20-2017, 07:53:34 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

Here you go!

https://www.digikey.com/product-detail/en/e-switch/RB143C112Z51/RB143C112Z51-ND/3778087
Forum: Member Journals Sun, Nov-19-2017, 10:18:48 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 26,010
Posted By Evtron
Forum: Member Journals Fri, Nov-17-2017, 08:17:50 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

51718130071 (left) and 51718130072 (right)
Forum: Member Journals Thu, Nov-16-2017, 11:48:45 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

Thanks man, I'm pretty stoked to see this car parked in my garage every day. I've wrapped up a few things since my last update and have put in a few hours behind the wheel. I'll update the thread...
Forum: Member Journals Fri, Jul-14-2017, 02:36:32 AM
Replies: 379
Views: 44,958
Posted By Evtron
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Thu, Jul-13-2017, 10:00:07 PM
Replies: 363
Views: 27,286
Posted By Evtron
Re: Rare & Unique Parts - Let's share pics etc...

That sedan looks so fresh. If you've been documenting your work on it I'd love to see it.
Forum: Member Journals Wed, Jul-12-2017, 08:01:22 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

Thanks man! I still have only driven it 5 miles, so no issues first-hand, but I asked TC Kline about this when placing my order and they said it's fine either way. Just make sure you have the...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Jun-28-2017, 07:12:44 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,239
Posted By Evtron
Re: Interior restoration: What color change would you do?

Natural brown or Modena, easy choice for me.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Jun-28-2017, 02:53:35 AM
Replies: 363
Views: 27,286
Posted By Evtron
Re: Rare & Unique Parts - Let's share pics etc...

Interesting, looks a tad higher in the front at that angle. Sorry about that, must be the lighting on the fender lip throwing me off.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Jun-28-2017, 01:54:07 AM
Replies: 363
Views: 27,286
Posted By Evtron
Re: Rare & Unique Parts - Let's share pics etc...

The tray struts and gurney flap look really good on your car. On top of that, your new ride height looks fantastic.
Forum: Member Journals Wed, Jun-28-2017, 01:38:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 838
Posted By Evtron
Re: in4lee's Abandoned Estoril E36 M3 Journal

Awesome! I spotted those Vorshlag camber plates instantly. Good luck man, I'm very interested to see where this goes.
Forum: Member Journals Tue, Jun-27-2017, 04:10:25 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

Thanks man! Corrosion is absolutely minimal on this car, save for a few bolts here and there. All replaced, of course. It's a joy to work on.



Thanks for reading dude. AW/B sedan is my second...
Forum: Member Journals Wed, Jun-21-2017, 10:37:32 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

Thanks man. I also want to add another E36 to the stable :lolhit:



On to the next 25%! I'll get there eventually. Once I move into my next house I'll be able to really tear into it
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Jun-21-2017, 05:04:17 AM
Replies: 363
Views: 27,286
Posted By Evtron
Re: Rare & Unique Parts - Let's share pics etc...

Fair point :thumbsup: I'm familiar with the individual program, but I didn't realize that it wasn't really an option here until the mid '00s. Now those low NA production numbers make perfect sense.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Jun-21-2017, 02:17:09 AM
Replies: 363
Views: 27,286
Posted By Evtron
Re: Rare & Unique Parts - Let's share pics etc...

Wow, I had no idea these existed
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Jun-20-2017, 03:12:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,318
Posted By Evtron
Re: What do we think of this idea...

Depends on the application. Less is more for a street car. If it's on a dedicated track car then sure why not.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Jun-20-2017, 01:34:56 AM
Replies: 363
Views: 27,286
Posted By Evtron
Re: Rare & Unique Parts - Let's share pics etc...

This has to be one of the greatest threads I can remember on M3F. Seriously impressive stuff all around.
Forum: Member Journals Mon, Jun-19-2017, 11:04:36 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

Thank you sir. I've been inspired by the many outstanding build threads on this board over the years. Just trying to pay that inspiration forward.



You know I'm not sure yet. Nothing too...
Forum: Member Journals Mon, Jun-19-2017, 04:55:20 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

Thanks man, I'm pretty stoked. I wasn't planning on upgrading the sway bars just yet but this deal was just too good to pass up. Can't wait to get it aligned.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Mon, Jun-19-2017, 12:25:22 AM
Replies: 321
Views: 40,445
Posted By Evtron
Re: LTW clears and a drop.

I've always loved those cars.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sun, Jun-18-2017, 08:14:50 PM
Replies: 321
Views: 40,445
Posted By Evtron
Re: LTW clears and a drop.

That is low up front. Do you have drivability issues at that ride height? The thought of scraping that splitter makes me cringe. I just lowered mine slightly and I'm paranoid about speedbumps and...
Forum: Member Journals Sun, Jun-18-2017, 06:26:17 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

Forgot to mention that I replaced the NGK BKR6Es spark plugs after 6,000 miles when I recently changed the oil.

I cleaned my shock towers in preparation for some shiny new parts, and discovered...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Fri, Jun-16-2017, 12:09:46 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 12,528
Posted By Evtron
Re: Dove gray interior detail, Vader repair, and intensive interior redye

Really appreciate you re-hosting the pics OP :beer: Aiming to take a stab at this in the fall. This seems far more feasible than sourcing a mint interior.
Forum: Member Journals Sun, Jun-11-2017, 08:20:21 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

BTW that's one hell of a stable you have there :thumbsup2:
Forum: Member Journals Sun, Jun-11-2017, 07:47:41 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

That's a bummer. I used P21S Total Auto Wash and a variety of brushes, primarily a toilet brush. I use it straight for the nasty stuff, otherwise diluted 50/50. I still have a few stubborn tar spots...
Forum: Member Journals Sun, Jun-11-2017, 06:20:44 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,796
Posted By Evtron
Re: Oogie's 97 M3 Journal

Nice! This is an outstanding build, well done. And that wing! :drool:

I will be interested in those dove vaders if you decide to sell.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Fri, May-12-2017, 04:27:48 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,668
Posted By Evtron
Re: Intro to E36 M3 ownership

That's awesome news! I hope they can restore it adequately.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, May-09-2017, 09:23:07 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,668
Posted By Evtron
Re: Intro to E36 M3 ownership

That's awful news, I'm sorry to hear that. I hope insurance takes care of you.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Fri, Apr-28-2017, 08:28:25 PM
Replies: 4,346
Views: 1,671,345
Posted By Evtron
Re: Post Pics of your Pride and Joy!

Damn, not sure if I like the car or the garage better!
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Apr-25-2017, 04:14:40 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,668
Posted By Evtron
Re: Intro to E36 M3 ownership

Welcome! Congrats on the purchase, interested to see what you do with it.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sun, Apr-16-2017, 02:49:22 PM
Replies: 320
Views: 35,542
Posted By Evtron
Re: My $8.8K 176K mile Craigslist E36M3 Journey Begins

Thanks for posting that link Poorhouse, I'm definitely doing it. What day did you register for btrezra?
Forum: Off Topic Wed, Apr-12-2017, 01:45:16 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,625
Posted By Evtron
Re: Any Mountain Bikers Here?

Nice Yeti! I rented a 4.5c in Durango, that bike was phenomenal. Enjoy!



Dude nice, I saw your bike hiding in the background of your fresh Vader pic. Where do you ride? I used to ride Anthills...
Forum: Off Topic Tue, Apr-11-2017, 03:25:40 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,625
Posted By Evtron
Re: Any Mountain Bikers Here?

That seems like a pretty good deal to me, Tallboys are great bikes. I say go for it! Just make sure it fits properly before you hand over the cash.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Apr-11-2017, 05:13:00 AM
Replies: 320
Views: 35,542
Posted By Evtron
Forum: Member Journals Thu, Mar-30-2017, 01:18:12 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,813
Posted By Evtron
Re: Bobby's E36 M3 Build Thread (S54 Content)

Really glad to see this thread updated. Can't wait to see what you have in store for this car!
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Mar-29-2017, 03:26:52 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 14,270
Posted By Evtron
Re: 98 M3 Silver Sedan - Refresh Thread

That's what I did. After 4 failed attempts of adjusting at the giubo, I gave up and adjusted the steering wheel. No ill affects yet.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sun, Mar-26-2017, 04:58:43 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,657
Posted By Evtron
Re: Estoril Sedan Winter Refresh

Excellent choice in beer and tools. I'm constantly reaching into my bike box for tools when working on this car. I've recently done a lot of this stuff to my car, well done sir. Looking forward to...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Fri, Mar-24-2017, 10:48:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,614
Posted By Evtron
Re: Side Skirt Removal

My clips and grommets did not come together.

OP my sedan has 11 clips on each side.

Pic for reference:

http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah283/evanrschneider/IMG_0612_zpscaied4oz.jpg
Forum: Member Journals Fri, Mar-24-2017, 10:39:18 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

Thank you! But your cars aren't anywhere close to neglect dude :thumbsup2:

I was short on time when I took that last pic of the refreshed wheels, so here are a few more detailed shots.
...
Forum: Member Journals Fri, Mar-24-2017, 03:25:44 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

Thanks dude! Can't wait to get the car back on the ground.
Forum: Off Topic Fri, Mar-24-2017, 03:02:26 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,625
Posted By Evtron
Re: Any Mountain Bikers Here?

ABSA Cape Epic is going on right now, for those interested in pro XC racing

https://www.cape-epic.com/
Forum: Member Journals Fri, Mar-24-2017, 12:58:47 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

It's about to get really pic heavy. Making slow progress on this project, and enjoying every second of it. I was prevented from installing the driveshaft because I discovered that the lock nut is...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Mar-22-2017, 05:30:58 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 14,270
Posted By Evtron
Re: 98 M3 Silver Sedan - Refresh Thread

Great work! Seems like you didn't waste much time with this job.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Mar-22-2017, 03:45:54 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,713
Posted By Evtron
Re: Gauge pod & gauges

That looks pretty good. Does the lighting match well? Hard to tell from the picture.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sun, Mar-19-2017, 07:57:48 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,713
Posted By Evtron
Re: Gauge pod & gauges

I've put a lot of thought into this recently. I also want 3 gauges, and I'd prefer to not use the A-pillar or the sunglass tray. I'm leaning toward the stereo DIN slot, and considering relocating the...
Forum: Off Topic Thu, Mar-16-2017, 05:42:57 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,537
Posted By Evtron
Re: Nuclear Weapons...

Here's a time lapse of all nuclear detonations since 1945:

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=LLCF7vPanrY
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Thu, Mar-16-2017, 04:47:35 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 14,270
Posted By Evtron
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Thu, Mar-16-2017, 01:05:34 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 14,270
Posted By Evtron
Re: 98 M3 Silver Sedan - Refresh Thread

That's exactly what I'm referring to.

The problem here lies with the application of RTV on the corners of the block, which seals the joint of the timing cover/block against the oil pan gasket.
...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Thu, Mar-16-2017, 12:08:31 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 14,270
Posted By Evtron
Re: 98 M3 Silver Sedan - Refresh Thread

Bolt your subframe back up, you need to do the timing cover first. Bentley specifies replacing your oil pan gasket after installing the timing cover. If you do your oil pan gasket first you'll never...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Mar-14-2017, 06:19:07 PM
Replies: 320
Views: 35,542
Posted By Evtron
Re: My $8.8K 176K mile Craigslist E36M3 Journey Begins

Nice! Now I need to check my accelerator pedal lol
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Mon, Mar-13-2017, 03:12:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 455
Posted By Evtron
Re: Rear sway bar endlink touching wishbone

The sway bar goes between the half-shaft and the lower control arm.

Adjustable end links should solve your problem, as long as your suspension components aren't bent or damaged. Can you post a pic...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Mon, Mar-13-2017, 06:38:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 455
Posted By Evtron
Re: Rear sway bar endlink touching wishbone

Have you considered adjustable end links?
Forum: Off Topic Sun, Mar-12-2017, 07:06:53 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,625
Posted By Evtron
Re: Any Mountain Bikers Here?

Steel is real bro. Very nice stable.



What frame is this?
Forum: Off Topic Fri, Mar-10-2017, 08:17:07 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,625
Posted By Evtron
Re: Any Mountain Bikers Here?

+1 to this! We went to Durango last summer for training camp, I would highly recommend it. Local trails are solid, pro quality enduro stages just up the road, and everyone rides their $12k+ mtbs to...
Forum: Off Topic Fri, Mar-10-2017, 08:07:19 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,625
Posted By Evtron
Re: Any Mountain Bikers Here?

Solid! I want to ride Canada so bad.



XC here too, earned my Cat 1 license last year. Obviously in TX we don't have much downhill but our team usually travels to Angelfire for downhill and CO...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Fri, Mar-10-2017, 06:24:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 575
Posted By Evtron
Re: WD40 Killed Idler Pulley

I use WD-40 to set things on fire, and that's about it.
Forum: Off Topic Fri, Mar-10-2017, 05:26:17 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,625
Posted By Evtron
Re: Any Mountain Bikers Here?

Yeah you definitely don't need carbon ENVE wheels lol.

Beginners should always learn on a hardtail imo, but it ultimately depends on where you're riding. Full suspension bikes are very forgiving...
Forum: Off Topic Fri, Mar-10-2017, 05:14:10 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,625
Posted By Evtron
Re: Any Mountain Bikers Here?

Nice! PNW is on my short list of ride destinations.

Lefty explained:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_WlRqcAQr2w
Forum: Off Topic Fri, Mar-10-2017, 01:33:14 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,625
Posted By Evtron
Any Mountain Bikers Here?

Let's see 'em!

https://c1.staticflickr.com/4/3845/33195662622_d168db3446_c.jpg

https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2905/33195661512_27e02ae6e6_c.jpg
...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Thu, Mar-09-2017, 06:48:15 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 14,270
Posted By Evtron
Re: 98 M3 Silver Sedan - Refresh Thread

Love seeing old build threads revived. Have you checked the front corners of the oil pan, where the block meets the timing cover? If you still can't find the source of the leak, try degreasing the...
Forum: Member Journals Wed, Mar-08-2017, 11:58:32 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

Noted, I'll check out the mineral spirits. I'm sure the Simple Green Aircraft cleaner you used on your oil pan will work a treat.
Forum: Member Journals Wed, Mar-08-2017, 04:05:03 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

Thanks man, I still have a looooong way to go.
Forum: Member Journals Wed, Mar-08-2017, 03:36:02 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

My reaction too when I realized everything was zinc plated under there lol
Forum: Member Journals Wed, Mar-08-2017, 03:35:12 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

P21S Total Auto Wash and a gong brush. It worked decently well but there are still some stubborn spots left. Thinking I might try some oven cleaner to get the rest. Any other ideas?
Forum: Member Journals Wed, Mar-08-2017, 02:29:21 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

Thanks man! I've definitely spent a bit of time sitting in the drivers seat shifting through the gears, can't get enough of it.

I managed to snag a decent picture of the underside of the car. This...
Forum: Member Journals Mon, Mar-06-2017, 05:00:50 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 44,958
Posted By Evtron
Re: 1998 E36 M3 Dakar HPDE Car - Picture Intensive

Looks like a blast! Can't wait to get mine out on the track.
Forum: Member Journals Sun, Mar-05-2017, 06:21:40 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

Finally got started on the latest round of projects. Dropped the exhaust and driveshaft, and sure enough most of the rubber down there is toast.

I spent a ton of time cleaning the heat shields,...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Fri, Mar-03-2017, 08:09:39 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,739
Posted By Evtron
Re: Front strut bar?

That doesn't look like a bad piece, especially at that price.
Forum: Member Journals Fri, Mar-03-2017, 06:34:08 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 21,427
Posted By Evtron
Re: Jared's E46 M3 Sedan Swap

Very nice! This looks like a fun project.
Forum: E36 / E30 - Parts for Sale/Wanted Tue, Feb-28-2017, 08:49:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,628
Posted By Evtron
Re: TCKline Single Adjustable Coilovers with RE Monoball RSM's

You know these are 1900 new without camber plates right?
Forum: Member Journals Mon, Feb-27-2017, 05:09:30 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,460
Posted By Evtron
Re: Slavik's 1997 BMW M3/4/5 Journal

Where did you find the complete interior? I really need to do this.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Mon, Feb-27-2017, 03:41:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 419
Posted By Evtron
Re: Post-Google and Forum Search AFE Question

Found this with Google:

"Afe Pro Dry filters provide dust filtration down to as small as 1.5 microns."
...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Mon, Feb-27-2017, 03:32:00 AM
Replies: 320
Views: 35,542
Posted By Evtron
Re: My $8.8K 176K mile Craigslist E36M3 Journey Begins

Nice man, I'll have to drive up to Dallas for the next one.
Forum: Member Journals Sun, Feb-26-2017, 07:31:06 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 44,958
Posted By Evtron
Re: 1998 E36 M3 Dakar HPDE Car - Picture Intensive

Congrats! Well done. When's the shakedown?
Forum: Member Journals Sat, Feb-25-2017, 04:04:05 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

I've been meaning to pick those up for quite some time, always seem to forget them when I'm at Harbor Freight. Thanks man!

Expecting a large box of parts today, hopefully I can find some time to...
Forum: Member Journals Sat, Feb-25-2017, 03:00:23 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,460
Posted By Evtron
Re: Slavik's 1997 BMW M3/4/5 Journal

Very nice work OP! Love seeing sedan refresh threads, looking forward to future updates.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Fri, Feb-24-2017, 06:20:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 326
Posted By Evtron
Re: S50 rpm noise

Sounds like the power steering pump, check the fluid level
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Fri, Feb-24-2017, 06:03:10 PM
Replies: 320
Views: 35,542
Posted By Evtron
Re: My $8.8K 176K mile Craigslist E36M3 Journey Begins

I was looking at the TWS schedule last night, and I'm definitely in to check that out when my car is ready. I couldn't find any pricing info on the NASA event, so looks like I'll be sticking with TWS...
Forum: Member Journals Fri, Feb-24-2017, 05:19:13 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

Thanks man! A labor of love. More upgrades are coming now that maintenance is relatively caught up.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Fri, Feb-24-2017, 05:14:24 PM
Replies: 320
Views: 35,542
Posted By Evtron
Re: My $8.8K 176K mile Craigslist E36M3 Journey Begins

What shop are you looking at for paint? I'm in Houston frequently and am not opposed to taking my car there for quality paint work. Heading there this afternoon in fact.

My car should be ready...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Feb-21-2017, 10:46:01 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 11,060
Posted By Evtron
Re: Allow me to reintroduce... myself

Yeah no contest.

OP you're living my dream. Very nice stable you have there!
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Feb-21-2017, 08:00:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 451
Posted By Evtron
Re: Tips on cleaning the engine bay

I'm not at expert at this but I've been doing a lot of cleaning lately.

The best way I've found is to use an all purpose cleaner (I recommend p21s total auto wash, simple green will work too),...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Mon, Feb-20-2017, 03:04:07 AM
Replies: 237
Views: 32,648
Posted By Evtron
Re: My 98 Dakar Yellow "build" thread

The difference is on the bottom of the connector in this pic. There's a tab that you need to cut out in order to make it work. I used a standard razor blade, an x-acto knife would probably work well...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Mon, Feb-20-2017, 02:55:22 AM
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Views: 1,671,345
Posted By Evtron
Re: Post Pics of your Pride and Joy!

That is one of the nicer E46's I've seen.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Mon, Feb-20-2017, 01:41:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,777
Posted By Evtron
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sun, Feb-19-2017, 08:20:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,777
Posted By Evtron
Re: My 99 M3, long term daily driver, rebuild thread

Welcome! Pic is broken, mind reposting? Love seeing E36s restored and brought back to life.

Your list looks good. When you replace the underpanel, go with Motion Motorsport or similar...
Forum: Member Journals Sat, Feb-18-2017, 09:39:22 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

Joe that link is broken, are you referring to the jackstand pads? I do have them, but I was under the impression those were not to be used with jackstands, and were merely to plug the holes. I hate...
Forum: Member Journals Sat, Feb-18-2017, 09:32:22 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

P21S Total Auto Wash, diluted 50/50. Works extremely well.
Forum: Member Journals Sat, Feb-18-2017, 09:24:57 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

Spent another 3 hours under the car today. My girlfriend's dad sat in a lawn chair and drank a few beers as he watched the stupidity in motion. Not sure whether he was impressed or dumbfounded,...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sat, Feb-18-2017, 02:48:24 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,657
Posted By Evtron
Re: Estoril Sedan Winter Refresh

I love these threads, I'll definitely keep a close eye on this one. Welcome back to the E36.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sat, Feb-18-2017, 07:40:14 AM
Replies: 4,346
Views: 1,671,345
Posted By Evtron
Re: Post Pics of your Pride and Joy!

Snagged mine locally on CL a few years ago. I see decent ones pop up in San Antonio occasionally. Keep searching!

Pic taken earlier this evening:
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Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sat, Feb-18-2017, 06:47:55 AM
Replies: 4,346
Views: 1,671,345
Posted By Evtron
Re: Post Pics of your Pride and Joy!

Hey, that's at Mueller, I live right down the street from there.
Forum: Member Journals Sat, Feb-18-2017, 06:08:53 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
Re: Evtron's E36 M3 Sedan

That's a tough choice. My shifter isn't horrible but it's definitely time for some love. Adding an SSK to my MKIII Jetta was one of my favorite mods so I'm anxious to try this out. Really glad the...
Forum: Member Journals Sat, Feb-18-2017, 05:53:32 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 28,331
Posted By Evtron
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