BMW M3 Forum
BMW M3 Forum BMW M3 Gallery BMW M3 Reviews BMW M3 Social Groups BMW M3 Chat M3Forum Sponsors >>
Loading


Mobile M3forum
Go Back   BMW M3 Forum.com (E30 M3 | E36 M3 | E46 M3 | E92 M3 | F80/X) > Search Forums
Tire Rack Buy Winter Tires Now!
Not a member? Register Now!
Register Gallery All Albums Garage Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Calendar FAQ


Showing results 1 to 100 of 304
Search took 0.05 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: sidvall
Forum: Cars for Sale/Wanted Sun, Aug-13-2017, 09:35:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,051
Posted By sidvall
Re: 2002 BMW M3 - 55k Miles

Bump! CarFax History report is available upon request! I can email it as a PDF.
Forum: Cars for Sale/Wanted Fri, Jul-28-2017, 05:16:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,051
Posted By sidvall
Re: 2002 BMW M3 - 55k Miles

Hi,

I have not touched the subframe or the vanos as I or previous owners have never faced any problems with those areas. The car only has 55k miles.

Thank you for the interest. If you have any...
Forum: Cars for Sale/Wanted Tue, Jul-18-2017, 03:03:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,051
Posted By sidvall
Re: 2002 BMW M3 - 55k Miles

Most definitely!!

Bump for a clean car!
Forum: Cars for Sale/Wanted Thu, Jul-13-2017, 04:42:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,051
Posted By sidvall
Re: 2002 BMW M3 - 55k Miles

Hi All,

Here is the link to pictures once again:

https://www.cars.com/vehicledetail/detail/706703951/overview/

If this does not work, I will gladly email you a zip file with pictures. I keep...
Forum: Cars for Sale/Wanted Tue, Jul-11-2017, 07:20:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,051
Posted By sidvall
2002 BMW M3 - 55k Miles

Hi,

Decided to post my 2002 BMW M3 for sale. Key information as follows:

-2002 BMW M3
-Titanium Silver Exterior / Imola Red Interior
-55,300 Miles
-$20,500 asking price.
-Located in the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jul-28-2016, 04:09:35 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 4,628
Posted By sidvall
Re: What second car would you get-- $20-30k budget ?

New Mazda 6. Fun to drive and reliable. Best part is you can buy a new one with your budget.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jul-28-2016, 03:25:51 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 4,628
Posted By sidvall
Re: What second car would you get-- $20-30k budget ?

Lexus GS or Lexus IS in that order. Can't beat their reliability. Additionally, the newer cars have fantastic interiors IMO.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jan-14-2016, 02:47:14 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 5,160
Posted By sidvall
Re: LF: Thoughts on tint

I've always been on the fence about window tint. Here are my pros and cons:

Pros:
1. A 35% tint would protect the interior

Cons:
1. I hate the way the tint sticks over the dot-matrix on the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Nov-11-2013, 03:38:59 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,190
Posted By sidvall
Re: Tekarbon CSL style diffuser review

I have it in TiAG as well. Love it. Fits great, paint is spot on and the weave (1x1 for me) looks fantastic!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Nov-05-2013, 01:42:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 503
Posted By sidvall
Re: SMG the occasional stall out??

+1 on the battery check. Mine stalled out twice with a bad battery. Once I replaced, I have not noticed the problem since. Goodluck!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-14-2013, 05:39:57 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,529
Posted By sidvall
Re: SMG shift question

First time I drove the car, I loved the jerk and the raw feeling. If you are looking for smoother shifts you can ease off the gas for a split second and shift or move to an e90m with DCT. The smg to...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Apr-17-2013, 03:08:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,310
Posted By sidvall
Re: BEWARE: eBay Diffuser "spcear" STAY AWAY

Off Topic: Tekarbon does a lot of work with carbon fiber. Asked them if they were ever willing to do interior trim in carbon 1*1 weave or 2*2. They said no due to high cost of creating the molds and...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Apr-17-2013, 03:05:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,310
Posted By sidvall
Re: BEWARE: eBay Diffuser "spcear" STAY AWAY

Nice! Definitely looking forward to seeing the 1*1 weave if the 2*2 is that well done!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Apr-17-2013, 01:17:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,310
Posted By sidvall
Re: BEWARE: eBay Diffuser "spcear" STAY AWAY

Just ordered a Tekarbon last week. Saw that they were out of stock according to the website but I just called them and they had some available. Ordered the 1*1 weave instead of the traditional 2*2....
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Apr-10-2013, 06:40:53 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 29,871
Posted By sidvall
Re: fibrenew restored my M3 leather seats

Any update on how this is holding up? Debating getting this done.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Feb-15-2013, 08:19:16 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 6,843
Posted By sidvall
Re: Reasons To Love Manual

In all honesty, I think BMW did a fantastic job replicating the feel of the 6 Speed as closely as they could with the SMG. The DCT is the more advanced and faster shifting trans but with shifts that...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Feb-15-2013, 08:11:44 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 6,843
Posted By sidvall
Re: Reasons To Love Manual

Would have to disagree with you a little bit here. In a DCT, it shifts so fast it honestly feels like an auto. But the SMG...the pause between the shifts the perfect rev matching while down shifting...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Feb-15-2013, 08:02:47 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 6,843
Posted By sidvall
Re: Reasons To Love Manual

SMG! :) for reasons given in the other "lets all fight" thread. lol
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Feb-15-2013, 07:59:56 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 6,843
Posted By sidvall
Re: Reasons To Love Manual

Good call :) Nice to see not every 6 speed owner is...well I'll keep my words to myself haha.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Feb-15-2013, 07:47:45 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 6,843
Posted By sidvall
Re: Reasons To Love Manual

Isn't this the same as android vs. iphone? Clearly the people that buy one or the other had a choice. One OS better suited the needs of the particular individual buying it. So again it comes back to...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Feb-15-2013, 07:34:52 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 6,843
Posted By sidvall
Re: Reasons To Love Manual

Wow so much hate in this thread about smg. I thought the point of this was "reasons to love manual"...not reasons we hate smg...

At the end of the day its a personal choice...so why do we claim...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Feb-15-2013, 04:42:36 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 12,600
Posted By sidvall
Re: Reasons To Love SMG

Weird. Never heard of that feature before but you learn something new everyday. I wish it stated this in the manual though. But like other have said it takes the same amount of work whether you shift...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Feb-15-2013, 04:16:55 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 12,600
Posted By sidvall
Re: Reasons To Love SMG

The car constantly beeps at you if you leave it in neutral. I don't understand why it would be doing that if it was intended by bmw to leave it in neutral. As far as I know, the car is in neutral and...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Feb-13-2013, 07:41:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 376
Posted By sidvall
Re: Interior Speaker Trim

Yea especially the rear door cards :raspberry:
You don't think it would look awkward with all black and the speakers being titan?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Feb-13-2013, 07:39:42 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 12,600
Posted By sidvall
Re: Reasons To Love SMG

Love the feedback and feel the system produces. Ex: long pause as though you are actually taking the time to clutch in and shift. Very unique. DCT is great but it is so quick that you loose the feel...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Feb-13-2013, 07:35:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 376
Posted By sidvall
Interior Speaker Trim

I am in the process of redoing the sound system in my car. While I have everything apart, I decided to go ahead and paint my Titan interior trim but my car is an 02 with the Titan trim on the front...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Feb-06-2013, 02:23:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,300
Posted By sidvall
Re: Tekarbon diffuser paint?... or not?

Vinyl warp? Find a wrap that is very close to OEM SG and vinyl it. That way you can remove it later if you get tired of the look. Just an idea.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jan-22-2013, 02:37:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,161
Posted By sidvall
Re: Bugs stuck where rear deck meets rear window - how to get them out?

Wow this is hilarious due to how many people have the same problem at the same location. lol. I have this same issue.
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Dec-17-2012, 02:57:46 PM
Replies: 868
Views: 137,162
Posted By sidvall
Re: Status Gruppe Tuning CSL Trunk Lids

PM for TiAg painted. :) double sided carbon fiber
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Dec-06-2012, 01:47:49 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,383
Posted By sidvall
Re: CSL drawing...

This!!
Great work!
Forum: F80 M3 (Sedan) / F82 M4 (Coupe) / F83 M4 (Convertible) : (2015-TBD) Wed, Dec-05-2012, 06:39:13 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 12,006
Posted By sidvall
Re: Official 4 Series Photos - Base for the M4

I believe the 4 series and the 6 are the coupes and the 3 and 5 are sedans. Now here's the kicker they will have a 4 series "gran-coupe" which is a 4 door 4 series...but with the lower roof-line much...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Nov-27-2012, 04:00:21 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,960
Posted By sidvall
Re: Opinions Plz Imola Red OR Cinnamon Seats

If you want luxury go get a 7 series. It's an M3 get Imola! I'm biased lol. Flame on! Haha
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Nov-12-2012, 04:27:59 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,687
Posted By sidvall
Re: Just came in the mail!

Quick question: in the night shot it looks like the button colors of the dynavin do not match the colors of the Climate control system. Is that correct or is it just the picture?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Oct-22-2012, 04:47:13 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,871
Posted By sidvall
Re: E46 M3 to E90 M3 review (Euro Delivery)

I believe its throttle mapping and changing the EDC settings.
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Oct-22-2012, 04:39:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,226
Posted By sidvall
Re: OEM CSL Trunk

Can you send me that same PM? I'm interested in your Scorza as well.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Oct-22-2012, 04:29:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,013
Posted By sidvall
Re: Euro Meows

:rofl3: Lmao at the "what kind of soap and water" comment.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Oct-22-2012, 04:24:53 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,871
Posted By sidvall
Re: E46 M3 to E90 M3 review (Euro Delivery)

If you were flooring the car, no button is going to make it any "faster". Fully throttle is full throttle. You were probably going quite a bit faster but you do did not notice it as much as you would...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Oct-22-2012, 03:59:23 PM
Replies: 4,686
Views: 413,161
Posted By sidvall
Re: Do you take cell phone pics of your m3 constantly??? Cell phone snapshot thread?

http://i1056.photobucket.com/albums/t373/sidvall/20120929_095704.jpg
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Oct-22-2012, 03:54:42 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,871
Posted By sidvall
Re: E46 M3 to E90 M3 review (Euro Delivery)

True! But its probably the same discussion people had during the e36/e46 conversion. Neither of us will ever be "right" since its just a matter of opinion. :)
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Oct-22-2012, 03:43:37 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,871
Posted By sidvall
Re: E46 M3 to E90 M3 review (Euro Delivery)

ahhh come on. You have just declared war. haha.

Can't we all get along? :jerry: :jerry: :jerry:
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Oct-22-2012, 03:28:25 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,871
Posted By sidvall
Re: E46 M3 to E90 M3 review (Euro Delivery)

Hahaha same here. I am constantly worrying about it in the summer. :/
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Oct-22-2012, 03:26:15 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,871
Posted By sidvall
Re: E46 M3 to E90 M3 review (Euro Delivery)

True. I love my SMG. Odd..most people seem to hate it. It's very raw. And its utterly obvious when you shift up or down. I love that fact about it. It feels connected and provides the driver the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Oct-22-2012, 03:02:23 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,871
Posted By sidvall
Re: E46 M3 to E90 M3 review (Euro Delivery)

OP, congrats on your purchase! The euro delivery is something that I(many of us on the forum) have always wanted to do but have never had the opportunity to do so.

With that being said many us...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Oct-22-2012, 02:23:03 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,871
Posted By sidvall
Re: E46 M3 to E90 M3 review (Euro Delivery)

Yes, it is. Love the idea of faster shift times but it is so quick and effortless that the driver doesnt have the "manual" feel anymore.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Oct-22-2012, 02:14:06 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,871
Posted By sidvall
Re: E46 M3 to E90 M3 review (Euro Delivery)

e9x is DCT(dual clutch). The e46 is SMG(single clutch).

Also, different people buy the car for different reasons. To me, my car is a classic BMW(looks) and is one of the last cars that the driver...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Oct-19-2012, 06:11:17 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 21,259
Posted By sidvall
Re: A Perfectly executed M3 all around!

Wow thanks for the great laugh at lunch guys! lol
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Oct-19-2012, 03:22:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 988
Posted By sidvall
Re: blinker doesn't automatically shut off

No I dont actually. But I'm sure someone here does.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Oct-18-2012, 02:25:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 988
Posted By sidvall
Re: blinker doesn't automatically shut off

No problem. Hope its resolved.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Oct-18-2012, 02:20:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 988
Posted By sidvall
Re: blinker doesn't automatically shut off

It was where the stalk meets the steering column. There should be a ball joint type of connection there if I'm not mistaken. Move the stalk down and clean there, move it up clean there and hope it...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Oct-18-2012, 02:14:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,218
Posted By sidvall
Re: How to tell if my autodimming mirror has failed?

Use a flash light and flash the front sensor with light. If it doesn't dim, its dead.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Oct-18-2012, 02:06:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 988
Posted By sidvall
Re: blinker doesn't automatically shut off

This happened to me after I had the interior detailed. Apparently there was some type of residue build up from something the detailer must have used. Cleaned it all off with a simple microfiber cloth...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Oct-17-2012, 03:47:18 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,171
Posted By sidvall
Re: Looking to add car for pleasure [08-10' M3, M5 or M6]?

M6 would be my choice out of those 3. M6 with eisenmann race exhaust sounds amazing. Would be the perfect weekend car(to me). :)
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Oct-10-2012, 12:02:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,410
Posted By sidvall
Re: SMG herky jerky

I'm at 55k and my car makes a jack hammering noise from time to time and for the first time today experienced the bucking bronco effect. from what i have searched its a Throw Out Bearing going bad. ...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Aug-27-2012, 03:06:17 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 7,826
Posted By sidvall
Re: Titanium Silver (TiAg) roll call

2.) sidvall/ 02 / SMG / 53,xxx miles / Imola :)
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Aug-17-2012, 05:22:06 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 12,276
Posted By sidvall
Re: E46 price decreasing due to 2014 M3?

This.

And I hate the name change. Especially because our E46 only comes in coupe and its named M3...going to be really odd to see an "M4" badge when it comes out.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Aug-13-2012, 01:01:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,234
Posted By sidvall
Re: 15mm spacers (f) and H&R springs?

I have 12mm all around and ZCP wheels. I dont have any issues. :)
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Aug-09-2012, 04:02:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,475
Posted By sidvall
Re: Signs of a bad FSU?

Just replaced mine the other day. I had similar symptoms. No air/very little air coming out of vents.
As soon as I replaced the FSU viola the air is back. Hope that helps.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Aug-09-2012, 01:48:59 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,892
Posted By sidvall
Re: Should I hold out for a better offer? 12K for a 02 AW M3

Very interested in the trunk if you decide to part out! Let me know.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Aug-01-2012, 07:53:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,014
Posted By sidvall
Re: Sunroof Malfunction

^ Your issue is different. Read more here: http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=660632

Mine...no idea yet. It happens very rarely and intermittently so I basically live with the fact that...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jul-19-2012, 02:35:03 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,018
Posted By sidvall
Re: Grey Interior VS Black?

take the time to find a color combo that you love. Or you might regret it everytime your in the car...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jul-12-2012, 07:23:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,832
Posted By sidvall
Re: Vogtland Springs Issue

Good idea thanks! Will try it out soon
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jul-12-2012, 01:50:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,832
Posted By sidvall
Re: Vogtland Springs Issue

No I did everything recommended for the suspension. Koni's, rtabs, fcab, along with spring pads and other minor suspension parts. So everything is brand new but the springs are just..odd. I'll try to...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jul-12-2012, 02:19:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,832
Posted By sidvall
Re: Vogtland Springs Issue

I honestly dont remember what they looked like when they were off but if they looked that close in the middle I certainly would not have gotten them installed. Here's a few pictures with the car back...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jul-12-2012, 01:27:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,832
Posted By sidvall
Re: Vogtland Springs Issue

I bought them used from a user here. Could this be installed incorrectly? What are my options from this point forward?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jul-11-2012, 08:46:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,832
Posted By sidvall
Vogtland Springs Issue

Just got my new suspension installed and noticed this(see pictures). Notice how the middle coils are very close together. Is this normal with vogtland? The pictures are of rear springs. Do I have a...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jun-26-2012, 06:38:27 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,780
Posted By sidvall
Re: New suspension, tires, rims, handling not as good.

You might be correct sir. The mechanic has told me he adjusted the toe a bit "for now" until the car settles. I will report back how it feels after the full alignment.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jun-26-2012, 05:53:57 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,780
Posted By sidvall
Re: New suspension, tires, rims, handling not as good.

I have different tires but my car is acting very similar to the OP. Perhaps my tires have not broken in yet.

The car only feels "loose" at high speeds. At low speeds the car feels better than...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jun-26-2012, 04:32:13 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,780
Posted By sidvall
Re: New suspension, tires, rims, handling not as good.

Im in the same situation. Except I went with koni/vogtland. Still letting the springs settle so I have not had it fully aligned yet but the car seems more floaty...

Mods: New rtabs, fcab with...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jun-25-2012, 02:55:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,675
Posted By sidvall
Re: Car sways on the highway, usual suspects have been replaced.

My car is currently doing the same thing. I have recently replaced fcab and rtab along with lowering springs. The mechanic only adjusted the toe and did not do a full alignment so I'm betting my...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jun-14-2012, 05:42:57 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,221
Posted By sidvall
Re: Lsb go with silver or matte black rims?

Silver. Then when your bored plasti dip them black. When your tired of thAt look peel it off :)
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, May-31-2012, 03:15:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,290
Posted By sidvall
Re: E46 M3 on Google Maps

this is awesome! lets all post addresses of M3's! yea!!!!!!!!
:facepalm:
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-30-2012, 07:05:41 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 10,221
Posted By sidvall
Re: SMG guys: How many people shift into N while stopped and idling for extended peri

The point is that at a stop light in a manual car you would be in N vs 1st. If the SMG is in first the whole time at a stop light your wearing out your TOB. Therefore if the system doesnt pop you...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-30-2012, 06:09:14 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 10,221
Posted By sidvall
Re: SMG guys: How many people shift into N while stopped and idling for extended peri

Thats the thing...some SMG cars' clutches are lasting around 100k while others suffer from the bad TOB around 50k...

Driving style related? Not sure why..
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-30-2012, 02:13:18 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 10,221
Posted By sidvall
Re: SMG guys: How many people shift into N while stopped and idling for extended peri

+1 was wondering if anyone else had to have a new clutch due to the TOB being worn. Earlier comments mentioned that they have never seen an SMG car change the clutch and TOB. Mine is starting to go...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-15-2012, 07:23:18 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 27,217
Posted By sidvall
Re: Plasti Dip

To the longevity question: another friend of mine has had his car plati-dipped for over 6 months now. Holds up great. If he sees any imperfections he just hits it with a quick spray in that...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-15-2012, 06:02:58 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,049
Posted By sidvall
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-15-2012, 05:48:42 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 27,217
Posted By sidvall
Re: Plasti Dip

Flat White/Flat Black. Took us about a day.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-15-2012, 03:45:37 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 27,217
Posted By sidvall
Re: Plasti Dip

My buddy did his whole car flat white with some flat black accents. Came out nice. You have to know how to spray it to not have the textured or streaky look.

Besides that it changes the look of...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Wed, May-02-2012, 05:43:28 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,395
Posted By sidvall
Re: OEM ZCP Wheels...no tires (MD) pics

Still looking for the rears only. Let me know.

I was the one that bought them earlier until the fronts deal fell through
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Tue, May-01-2012, 02:05:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 217
Posted By sidvall
OEM ZCP Rears

Looking for 2 rear ZCP rims. Condition does not matter as long as the rims are true and straight.

Thanks,
Sid
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Fri, Apr-27-2012, 02:55:23 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,395
Posted By sidvall
Re: OEM ZCP Wheels...no tires (MD) pics

Dibs on rears if you are willing to part out!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Apr-26-2012, 07:17:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 456
Posted By sidvall
Re: Shift knob light not lighting

Mine too...another thing to replace i guess lol
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Apr-26-2012, 02:32:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 598
Posted By sidvall
Re: Vogtland Spring Install

Bombardment statement: You shouldve done koni's and the springs together lol

Car looks good! I'm on the fence about these or eibach.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Apr-22-2012, 11:50:49 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 11,298
Posted By sidvall
Re: E46 M3 for my first car- Convertible or Coupe?

15...and an M3= disaster. I know if I would've had this car at that age...I would've been dead.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Apr-21-2012, 09:24:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,498
Posted By sidvall
Re: New M3 owner - finally

Found MY "perfect" stance lol. Dang that looks good!
Forum: Great Lakes Thu, Apr-19-2012, 02:33:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 890
Posted By sidvall
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Apr-18-2012, 06:04:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,587
Posted By sidvall
Re: Interior trim color options

Do a gloss black finish like the OEM piano black that came on the 01 cars. Saw it in person on a red interior car... :drool:
Forum: Great Lakes Wed, Apr-18-2012, 01:26:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 890
Posted By sidvall
Re: Good Shop around detroit metro area

lol no thanks. Picking up some OEM Competition wheels soon.
Forum: Great Lakes Tue, Apr-17-2012, 04:22:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 890
Posted By sidvall
Re: Good Shop around detroit metro area

My car is an SMG. But I have noticed a very minimal vibration when trying to take off from first gear. Any help would be appreciated. :)

Also, you might know a buddy of mine? Name is Heramb....
Forum: Great Lakes Tue, Apr-17-2012, 01:19:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 890
Posted By sidvall
Re: Good Shop around detroit metro area

I just got off the freeway and stopped at a stop sign. The car made a horrific jackhammering type of noise. I immediately turned the car off and after about a minute restarted the car. The car...
Forum: Great Lakes Mon, Apr-16-2012, 07:41:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 890
Posted By sidvall
Good Shop around detroit metro area

hey guys,

I am looking for a good shop around Michigan(detroit metro) area. I drive an 02 SMG and experienced a jackhammer type of sound from the engine bay today. Shut it off immediately turned...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Apr-16-2012, 01:54:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 837
Posted By sidvall
Re: OEM LED tail lights

Hey guys,

I just sold these last night to a local friend of mine.
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Sat, Apr-14-2012, 11:29:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 837
Posted By sidvall
Re: OEM LED tail lights

Bumppp. Anyone?? These are OEM guys and the tint comes off. Make me an offer!
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Fri, Apr-13-2012, 03:43:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 837
Posted By sidvall
OEM LED tail lights

SOLD!!

Hey guys,

I have a set of OEM LED tails for sale. Professionally tinted at a body shop and came off an e46 M3.

I have the wiring harness to convert from non LED to these newer style...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Thu, Apr-12-2012, 04:44:11 PM
Replies: 0
FS: AC Fan
Views: 175
Posted By sidvall
AC Fan

Have an AC Condenser Fan that I picked up from a friend. Never got around to using it.

In working condition and will put up pictures tonight.

$125 shipped. Email me at sidharthv@yahoo.com.
...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Apr-11-2012, 05:27:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,558
Posted By sidvall
Re: Style 95's!! Are there any fitting issues??

http://www.m3forum.net/m3forum/showthread.php?t=360807
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Apr-09-2012, 05:24:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 497
Posted By sidvall
Re: E46 M3 headlight cluster question

*Stating the obvious* but the highbeam activates when you PUSH the stalk back not pull. When the stalk in pulled it is for the "flash to pass" function.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Apr-03-2012, 04:32:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 564
Posted By sidvall
Re: Tail Light Help

For reverse lights:

http://www.khoalty.com/bmw-e46/led-bulbs/e46-cree-led-reverse-light.html

buy those and call it a day. I havent seen many reverse bulbs that output more than the 550 lumens...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Tue, Apr-03-2012, 02:19:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 456
Posted By sidvall
Re: LED Tail Lights (DEPO)

Sold sold sold!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Apr-03-2012, 02:10:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 836
Posted By sidvall
Re: Which fog light lens?

+1 mine are clear...
Showing results 1 to 100 of 304

 
Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 12:18:55 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
M3Forum.com and M3forum.net is in no way sponsored, endorsed or affiliated by or with BMW NA / BMW AG or any of it's subsidiaries or vendors.
BMW and M3 (E90 M3 | E92 M3 | E93 M3 | E46 M3 | E36 M3 | E30 M3) are registered trademarks of BMW AG.
M3Forum Terms of Service
Copyright 1999-2017 M3Forum.com
BMW M3 owners and enthusiasts with BMW M3 Forums, M3 Photos, M3 Reviews, and more! Get the latest BMW M3 discussions and news.