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Forum: Member Journals Wed, Aug-17-2016, 08:08:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,224
Posted By ths916m3
Re: High Mileage Estoril M3/4/5 Summer Daily / Track Car

You mean you didn't like the modified broken splitters I had on there? :laughhard:

Glad to see you are enjoying her. I see you have already hit the ground running. Sorry to see you have had to put...
Forum: Cars for Sale/Wanted Sun, Jul-31-2016, 02:32:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,025
Posted By ths916m3
Re: 1997 Estoril M3 Sedan

Sold! Thanks everyone for your interest.
Forum: Cars for Sale/Wanted Thu, Jul-21-2016, 04:18:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,025
Posted By ths916m3
Forum: Cars for Sale/Wanted Sun, Jul-17-2016, 02:16:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,025
Posted By ths916m3
Re: 1997 Estoril M3 Sedan

PPI inspection done. All that was found was 3 minor oil leaks.
1. Valve Cover gasket.
2. Oil Pan gasket.
3. Vanos hose.

And a small power steering fluid leak at the hose that connects to the...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Fri, Jul-15-2016, 01:01:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,028
Posted By ths916m3
Re: 18x8.5 et35 square?

The BBS RX2s I had were 18x8.5 (et35 or et38, cant remember exactly) and they fit fine. I did have to roll the rear quarters a bit to fit 255s on the rear, the 245s fit fine. I was lowered on H&R...
Forum: Cars for Sale/Wanted Thu, Jul-14-2016, 01:29:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,025
Posted By ths916m3
Re: 1997 Estoril M3 Sedan

No turning back now, unless I win the lottery. I have a large attachment and know I will regret getting rid of her. Its for the best, that's why I hope she goes to someone that will take care of her...
Forum: Cars for Sale/Wanted Wed, Jul-13-2016, 03:52:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,025
Posted By ths916m3
Re: 1997 Estoril M3 Sedan

Thanks. Wheels wont be included unfortunately, I will be keeping those for a distant future project I have planned.
Forum: Cars for Sale/Wanted Tue, Jul-12-2016, 07:06:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,025
Posted By ths916m3
Forum: Cars for Sale/Wanted Tue, Jul-12-2016, 06:35:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,025
Posted By ths916m3
1997 Estoril M3 Sedan

The time has come for me to sell my beloved E36 M3. I have owned this for almost 11 years. It has always been my daily driver and served me quite well. I have a 3 inch binder full of receipts and the...
Forum: E36 / E30 - Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Jul-11-2016, 11:09:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 547
Posted By ths916m3
1997 m3/4/5

Moved to Cars for Sale/Wanted
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Mar-25-2015, 11:34:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,813
Posted By ths916m3
Re: Genuine BMW LTW Stamped & Polished Forged Wheels???

Id be fine with just the stamped ones
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Mar-25-2015, 11:29:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,503
Posted By ths916m3
Re: Automatic Owners input

Mine was harsh when I first bought it at about 10 years ago @ 105K miles. Ended up flushing the old fluid and putting new fluid in. Shifted a whole lot smoother, up till transmission stopped...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sat, Jun-01-2013, 03:32:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,395
Posted By ths916m3
Re: X-Brace question - extra tab

I've never removed mine to do an oil change? :???:
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Fri, Mar-08-2013, 05:45:16 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,412
Posted By ths916m3
Re: A bit of suede interior (DIY) PICS

thanks, wish it still looked that way, 3 years of daily driving sure takes its toll.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Mar-06-2013, 04:50:18 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,412
Posted By ths916m3
Re: A bit of suede interior (DIY) PICS

here is the thread I posted after getting it done.

http://www.m3forum.net/m3forum/showpost.php?p=4671246&postcount=1
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Mar-06-2013, 04:18:13 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,412
Posted By ths916m3
Re: A bit of suede interior (DIY) PICS

I wrapped most of my interior in grey alacantra and m-cloth, A and C pillars in black alacantra. Still need to do the rear deck (grey) and headliner/sunroof panel (black).
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Mar-06-2013, 04:03:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 490
Posted By ths916m3
Re: Autoheadperformance

I just got a head from them and sent back my cracked core. Head was packed well and they provided return shipping label to return core in same box. Overall inspection of head looks good. Sheldon...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Feb-26-2013, 04:49:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,178
Posted By ths916m3
Re: Any issues fitting 18's on these cars?

Ive been running 18s on my car for years. Hell, you could put 19s on and they would work.....but look fugly imo.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sun, Feb-17-2013, 05:29:29 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,865
Posted By ths916m3
Re: I'm Baaaack..Daytona/hurricane <3

nice, and for $8K, wow.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Mon, Feb-11-2013, 05:04:21 AM
Replies: 320
Views: 64,658
Posted By ths916m3
Re: Proper E36 M3 Photographs

http://i75.photobucket.com/albums/i315/ths916m3/DSC_0373.jpg

Here is a crappy shot of the wifeys E39 and My M3. Sadly, this is the most recent picture of my car in over 2 years
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Mon, Feb-11-2013, 04:15:51 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,278
Posted By ths916m3
Re: Estoril/CCW's

Estoril is nice
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Thu, Nov-22-2012, 08:35:20 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,626
Posted By ths916m3
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Thu, Nov-22-2012, 08:29:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,097
Posted By ths916m3
Re: Pics of my Estoril M3

Nice ride....treat her well
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, May-23-2012, 01:38:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,963
Posted By ths916m3
Re: Buying an automatic E36 M3

just my 2 cents, but its easier and cheaper to change the transmission than to change the color.

IF color is important get the color you want and switch transmission...there is possibly 1 good...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, May-23-2012, 01:20:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,837
Posted By ths916m3
Re: Headlights :)

ZKWs with FX retrofit....that is all.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, May-23-2012, 01:11:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 969
Posted By ths916m3
Re: Anybody with a nice sedan want to trade?

Your car is awesome and rare with that interior and no sunroof. As stated above you wont get any noticeable difference in space by going to a sedan, maybe just the convenience of 4 doors.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, May-23-2012, 12:52:56 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,813
Posted By ths916m3
Re: Got My New Plates

Do I think that thats sacrilege...yes. Is it awesome...yes. "To each thier own" as long as he doesnt put lambo doors on it, its all good. Good job.....and I want those headlights.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Mon, Feb-20-2012, 05:49:42 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 16,339
Posted By ths916m3
Re: E36 M3 upgrade wheels, how wide?

Nope.....although the guy I sold the wheels to ended up needing spacers to clear his front suspension. I didnt have any rubbing for some reason.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sat, Feb-18-2012, 05:47:51 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 16,339
Posted By ths916m3
Re: E36 M3 upgrade wheels, how wide?

I have run 225/40s with 18x8.5 38et fronts and 255/35s with 18x8.5 38et rears. Rolled rear quarters and lowered with H&R sports and Bilstiens. My current setup is same tire size, but 18x8 40et...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sat, Feb-18-2012, 05:15:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 11,644
Posted By ths916m3
Re: Wheel offset

I run 18x9s in the rear, but with a 42et. No rubbing issues with rolled quarters







oh, and Im lowered on H&R Sports and Bilstiens
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Dec-13-2011, 04:04:32 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 17,613
Posted By ths916m3
Re: Your favorite OEM E36 wheels are...

Quoted for truth.

These are definately in the top 5 best BMW wheels evar.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Dec-13-2011, 03:53:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,653
Posted By ths916m3
Re: Yellow fog light bulbs...experience?

I have 3.5k HIDs in my fogs and I love them, albeit I never turn them on unless its....foggy. I thought about the yellow bulbs for my wifes E39 fogs, but thought about how amber bulbs look in the...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sat, Jul-09-2011, 01:36:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 895
Posted By ths916m3
Re: HVAC door or final stage unit AC question

Another item you may want to look at...although I dont think its the issue, is the cabin filter if you havent replaced it before. If its clogged it can cause low or no air flow. FSU shouldnt be...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Thu, Jul-07-2011, 05:23:10 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 18,551
Posted By ths916m3
Re: In 10 yrs.

Im still here, M3 is still in the garage. Although not originally what she was almost 3 years ago. Coming up on 6 years owning her now, only car IMO worth replacing her with is a 1M and that wont...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Thu, Jul-07-2011, 05:13:57 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,628
Posted By ths916m3
Re: Check out this M3

awesome "has like 119 k miles"
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sat, Jun-11-2011, 05:17:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 430
Posted By ths916m3
Re: fitment question

Shouldnt be a diffuser issue.....most likely a exhaust issue
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sat, Jun-11-2011, 05:13:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,784
Posted By ths916m3
Re: Gas Door Lock Question

Mine only locks when double locked
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sat, Jun-11-2011, 04:42:09 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,839
Posted By ths916m3
Re: JTD E36 Underpanel

5 people already said Motion Motorsports is the best. Ill make that 6. I have had mine for about 3 years now....just make sure you locktite the screws that connect it to the brackets.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sat, Jun-11-2011, 04:03:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 604
Posted By ths916m3
Re: LTW are they all Forged?

The Stamped wheels dont have the "M" sticker or indent for it.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Fri, Jan-07-2011, 06:39:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,343
Posted By ths916m3
Re: How do the folks here dispose the brake fluid properly?

The dealership I used to work at mixed the oil and brake fluid in the the same bins.



Autoparts stores will usually take them
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Jan-05-2011, 06:48:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,179
Posted By ths916m3
Re: what tire sizes should i run on my e36 m3?

225/40 front and 245/35 rear
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Jan-05-2011, 03:55:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 692
Posted By ths916m3
Re: RPMs in 5th gear (Manual Trans only)

:shifty: Hmmmm, maybe I only have 3rd gear then. :banghead: At 65 mph my RPM is about 4000.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Jan-05-2011, 03:44:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 692
Posted By ths916m3
RPMs in 5th gear (Manual Trans only)

Whats your RPMs at...lets say 80mph in 5th gear with the 3.38 diff
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Mon, Dec-27-2010, 07:00:40 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,639
Posted By ths916m3
Re: Estoril Pr0n

Verrrrry nice, looks very similar to mine....minus 2 doors

http://i75.photobucket.com/albums/i315/ths916m3/myCar/DSC_0044-1.jpg
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sat, Dec-18-2010, 04:53:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,061
Posted By ths916m3
I had my seats and door inserts done in mcloth...

I had my seats and door inserts done in mcloth and alacantra...coupe should be easier than the sedan. Sedan actually has a sewn seam that helps it curve on door armrest where the coupe doesnt really...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sat, Dec-18-2010, 04:41:33 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,488
Posted By ths916m3
Easily fixable by a professional....Basically...

Easily fixable by a professional....Basically sanding down paint to metal removing rust and then primer, painting and blending with existing paint.

Good luck, definately not a deal breaker...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Mon, Dec-06-2010, 05:01:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 869
Posted By ths916m3
You could also try smoked clears since your car...

You could also try smoked clears since your car is black, those may look more subtle
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Thu, Nov-04-2010, 06:32:39 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,856
Posted By ths916m3
I like my custom M cloth and alacantra interior,...

I like my custom M cloth and alacantra interior, but not sure if it was the right idea for a daily driver. Also I spent about half of the asking price of those :thumbsup:
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sat, Oct-23-2010, 05:36:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,700
Posted By ths916m3
sure you arent... :shifty: this is...

sure you arent... :shifty:



this is true. I too love the LMs and the LM-Rs, but dont like them on the E36s because the only way they look right is big and with low offsets. E36s dont have...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Sep-29-2010, 06:20:09 AM
Replies: 804
Views: 32,685
Posted By ths916m3
Okay so better question is where are you all...

Okay so better question is where are you all hanging out now?
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Sep-29-2010, 05:11:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,979
Posted By ths916m3
This is the source of all that is evil in the...

This is the source of all that is evil in the M/S50/52 cooling system. That is where the break will occur and leave you stranded. If the radiator hasnt been replaced, replace it NOW!

As far as...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Sep-29-2010, 05:06:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 654
Posted By ths916m3
If you fix the climate control unit and are still...

If you fix the climate control unit and are still having problems....move on to the FSU (final stage unit). Those will eventually go bad and are commonly overlooked.
It is located under the dash...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Sep-29-2010, 04:59:08 AM
Replies: 804
Views: 32,685
Posted By ths916m3
WTF? I havent posted regularly in the forum for...

WTF? I havent posted regularly in the forum for about 2 months. I go through the posts and whats with all the noob issues. Where did everyone go?
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Sep-28-2010, 03:07:20 AM
Replies: 804
Views: 32,685
Posted By ths916m3
I would have at least put some nice wheels on the...

I would have at least put some nice wheels on the trailer
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Mon, Sep-27-2010, 08:10:29 PM
Replies: 804
Views: 32,685
Posted By ths916m3
Well, I was taking a break from my control arm...

Well, I was taking a break from my control arm install.....had to go buy a ball joint puller, finally got them both off last night about 9 when my neighbor decided to bring over a BFH and I called it...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Mon, Sep-27-2010, 01:28:23 AM
Replies: 804
Views: 32,685
Posted By ths916m3
Soooooooo......whats going on herr?

Soooooooo......whats going on herr?
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Mon, Sep-27-2010, 12:21:58 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 328
Posted By ths916m3
Need help MEOW!!!!

Working on getting FCA and bushings replaced. I got started on the nuts and it looked like I would be done relatively quickly when they came off with very little effort. Now actually removing the...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Sep-14-2010, 04:36:54 AM
Replies: 804
Views: 32,685
Posted By ths916m3
I played beer pong for the first time a couple of...

I played beer pong for the first time a couple of days ago.....good time. Time to go pro!
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Sep-08-2010, 05:25:52 AM
Replies: 804
Views: 32,685
Posted By ths916m3
:shifty:

:shifty:
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sat, Aug-07-2010, 03:46:40 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,775
Posted By ths916m3
My recommendation before you guys really get them...

My recommendation before you guys really get them broken in. I bought my MM underpanel over a year ago and not sure if they corrected this with extra hardware or in the instructions. The 4 screws...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Fri, Aug-06-2010, 04:37:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 622
Posted By ths916m3
Check/replace in this order.... 1. Wiggle...

Check/replace in this order....

1. Wiggle wire harness plug to FSU with fan on

2. Replace FSU

3. Replace Blower Motor

I skipped #1 initially and went through 2 FSUs and also replaced the...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Fri, Aug-06-2010, 04:30:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,152
Posted By ths916m3
The only M3s that will be a true collector cars...

The only M3s that will be a true collector cars later in life will be the E30s and any special rare models of the E36 (LTW, GT, etc) and E46 (CSL, etc). Even the 2002 which is BMWs comback from the...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Aug-03-2010, 09:45:03 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,002
Posted By ths916m3
Just buy the Original BMW rear clears. Pelican...

Just buy the Original BMW rear clears. Pelican has them for your left arm and right leg....Look at the linked page on the left side.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Jul-27-2010, 02:59:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,625
Posted By ths916m3
I can help you out on this possibly. I had one...

I can help you out on this possibly. I had one of the rods that connect to the lock come loose from the actuator. You DO NOT have to drill a hole, you can use the right bottom license plate hole...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Jul-27-2010, 02:49:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,982
Posted By ths916m3
I have the same HU in my car. Have had it almost...

I have the same HU in my car. Have had it almost a year now. I too had the flickering when the lights were on. Weird thing is when I was pulling the HU out a few months ago to remove the HDR105...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Jul-27-2010, 02:42:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 819
Posted By ths916m3
:agree:

:agree:
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Jul-27-2010, 02:40:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,393
Posted By ths916m3
You could use the Canadian relay like me which is...

You could use the Canadian relay like me which is almost plug and play, but if you are running HIDs in the high beams I dont think it will work. It basically runs your highs at half power.

Heres...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Thu, Apr-15-2010, 06:53:16 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 5,885
Posted By ths916m3
KBB says $11700 so I wouldnt pay a dollar over...

KBB says $11700 so I wouldnt pay a dollar over $12000. :shifty:

I wouldnt sell my car for anything less than $9000 with a 164k miles and its nowhere as clean as that. With that said I wouldnt...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Mon, Apr-12-2010, 11:51:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 769
Posted By ths916m3
I emailed them many times attempting to buy a...

I emailed them many times attempting to buy a brake kit and never got a response. Figured the webpage was just old and never updated....Brought my business elsewhere.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Mon, Apr-12-2010, 11:44:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,780
Posted By ths916m3
Its not OEM, it is rare though as I havent seen...

Its not OEM, it is rare though as I havent seen those since I bought my E30 M3 back in 1997. They were on the car when I bought it and I opted to switch them to the BMW roundels.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sun, Apr-11-2010, 03:37:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,014
Posted By ths916m3
Its not a white one is it?

Its not a white one is it?
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sat, Apr-10-2010, 07:32:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,014
Posted By ths916m3
I sourced the cloth from a guy on S14.net. ...

I sourced the cloth from a guy on S14.net. Definately not cheap, but cheaper than the Alacantra.


Well the left foot will still have a vacation, 5 sp had to be pushed back on the list again. ...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sat, Apr-10-2010, 02:39:08 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,014
Posted By ths916m3
Leatherique need not apply

Surprise!!!!! Well, here it is in all its glory. I would say its the first M-Cloth M3 sedan, but its not. Its by no means perfect, definately could have come out better, but I cant complain. This...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Thu, Apr-08-2010, 01:33:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,755
Posted By ths916m3
I know it will fit on the rears, not sure on the...

I know it will fit on the rears, not sure on the fronts. Maybe Bobby will chime in since he has 255s all the way around.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Thu, Apr-08-2010, 12:24:54 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 5,748
Posted By ths916m3
I had a tired stock suspension about 3 years ago....

I had a tired stock suspension about 3 years ago. I used to scrape the speed bumps at work, switched to Billies and H&R sports and didnt scrape the speed bumps anymore, but loosened a few fillings I...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Apr-07-2010, 07:59:21 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,106
Posted By ths916m3
Pictures look good. On the photochopped pic you...

Pictures look good. On the photochopped pic you may need to dial out some of that negtive camber.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Apr-07-2010, 07:55:13 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,889
Posted By ths916m3
Grounds are grounds as long as they are the same...

Grounds are grounds as long as they are the same gauge wire you will be fine
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Apr-07-2010, 04:30:59 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 83,396
Posted By ths916m3
its probably because the cost of the OEM hose is...

its probably because the cost of the OEM hose is about $30 and its easier just to replace it that try crimping the fitting more and that not work.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Apr-07-2010, 04:26:17 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,554
Posted By ths916m3
Check your coolent overflow and level. Is there...

Check your coolent overflow and level. Is there a sweet smell from the exhaust? Just a thought, but if it runs the worst when the car is started (when cold) maybe coolent is getting into the...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Apr-07-2010, 04:15:54 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,910
Posted By ths916m3
Garage Amature Upholsterer = I am the same way...

Garage Amature Upholsterer = I am the same way with my interior.

I may break eventually though as it wont get redone since I cant buy more fabric anytime soon
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Apr-07-2010, 04:08:37 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 83,396
Posted By ths916m3
Its probably some large manufacturing press tool...

Its probably some large manufacturing press tool in a manufacturing plant. Probably nothing you can actually buy.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Apr-07-2010, 02:17:32 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 83,396
Posted By ths916m3
#3 on the diagram is a crush washer. The end of...

#3 on the diagram is a crush washer. The end of the hose with the metal fitting is like that from the factory. If you are pulling that part off and attaching another hose then just use standard...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Apr-07-2010, 02:05:47 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 8,153
Posted By ths916m3
I think we should just let this one go. Its a...

I think we should just let this one go. Its a lost cause. Pictures were provided


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Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Apr-07-2010, 12:01:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 743
Posted By ths916m3
There a a very informative sticky Nick made,...

There a a very informative sticky Nick made, which I have linked for you.

http://www.m3forum.net/m3forum/showthread.php?t=300562

You can also source the M Registry for some detailed information
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Apr-06-2010, 11:37:42 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,198
Posted By ths916m3
ohhhh, I got cha. I dont use them so I guess I'm...

ohhhh, I got cha. I dont use them so I guess I'm good, so business's and house's arent right :lolhit:






to stay on topic...my vote goes to the LTWs
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Apr-06-2010, 11:28:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 10,223
Posted By ths916m3
12", would hardly constitute a breaker bar to me....

12", would hardly constitute a breaker bar to me. My 1/2 socket wrench is almost 12"

+1 on replacing all the lugs. About $50 of insurance for something that could go sooooo wrong.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Apr-06-2010, 11:19:32 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,198
Posted By ths916m3
fixed.

fixed.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Apr-06-2010, 11:03:12 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 8,153
Posted By ths916m3
its ugly.....dont do it....shouldnt even be...

its ugly.....dont do it....shouldnt even be considering it. I have included a link that you may see for yourself and hopefully slap yourself for even thinking it. Look at how akward it looks and...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Fri, Apr-02-2010, 09:11:18 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,910
Posted By ths916m3
Looking good Brett. Maybe I will have a chance...

Looking good Brett. Maybe I will have a chance to see the car again since all the changes. It has been in fact completely re-done since....what, May 2008?
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Mar-31-2010, 06:02:19 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 23,006
Posted By ths916m3
So what was wrong with the Turners Bobby?

So what was wrong with the Turners Bobby?
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Mar-31-2010, 05:34:21 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 14,201
Posted By ths916m3
Great DIY, but I am having a problem. I bought...

Great DIY, but I am having a problem. I bought washer fluid from Wal-Mart, but mine doesnt have the foil safety covering so Im kind of stumped as to what I should do next.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Mar-31-2010, 07:49:40 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,206
Posted By ths916m3
As always great work Josh. What I dont...

As always great work Josh. What I dont understand is the 335 is what....3 years old max and the owner needs paint correction already? Did the guy/gal wipe it with a dry cloth?
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Mon, Mar-29-2010, 01:20:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,431
Posted By ths916m3
would need the $800 one in CA and we cant weld on...

would need the $800 one in CA and we cant weld on aftermarket cats on OBDII cars here either
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sun, Mar-28-2010, 03:03:58 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,371
Posted By ths916m3
I've ordered multiple parts from them and never...

I've ordered multiple parts from them and never had a problem....I also get 10 or 15% discount on all items :shifty:
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sun, Mar-28-2010, 02:50:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,431
Posted By ths916m3
Replace all the O2 sensors. I had the same issue...

Replace all the O2 sensors. I had the same issue and after replacing all was well. Thought it was the cat. but wasnt willing to spend almost or over $1k for a new one
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sat, Mar-27-2010, 06:49:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,072
Posted By ths916m3
Pssssh, you guys are looking at this all...

Pssssh, you guys are looking at this all wrong....I say find them all and buy as many as you can for $40 then sell them on BFc for $100 shipped. I would do this, but I has no money.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sat, Mar-27-2010, 06:39:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,578
Posted By ths916m3
The front is just screws, but I taped and masked...

The front is just screws, but I taped and masked mine cause I was to lazy to remove it. You'll be refreshing the front lip quite often.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Fri, Mar-26-2010, 03:45:46 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,993
Posted By ths916m3
:worthless:

:worthless:
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Fri, Mar-26-2010, 03:43:08 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,865
Posted By ths916m3
I say leave a note just to get curiosity going....

I say leave a note just to get curiosity going. Dont pursue to much due to win you already have at home.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Fri, Mar-26-2010, 03:11:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,121
Posted By ths916m3
Brett does live in CA, central I believe and...

Brett does live in CA, central I believe and sometimes will travel.
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