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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Oct-07-2018, 05:47:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 189
Posted By Maximz
Re: 02 SMG clutch install ????

No only can you start it, also go ahead and drive it like you stole it, report back with results
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Oct-04-2018, 02:33:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 543
Posted By Maximz
Re: Rear Quarter Window Seal

I would like to know more^^
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Oct-03-2018, 02:27:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 382
Posted By Maximz
Re: My experience with UPS recently

That’s amazing thank you, although I’m going to try and find something local till the end of this week as I am on somewhat of a tight schedule, if not I’ll definitely pm you, I appreciate the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Oct-03-2018, 01:33:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 382
Posted By Maximz
Re: My experience with UPS recently

That is the cutoff for accumulator pass test, mine didnít with zero so there is that
There is zero point for me to buy the pump motor for 500 to then sell the pump for 700, it has 140k miles on it...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Oct-02-2018, 11:07:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 382
Posted By Maximz
Re: My experience with UPS recently

I’m converting to 6mt this winter, this is very temporary as I would not have had enough time to collect everything I need for the conversion
And also I don’t think the motor was my issue, it is...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Oct-02-2018, 10:43:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 382
Posted By Maximz
My experience with UPS recently

My smg pump bites the dust, i buy a used pump from kaiv, he 2nd day airs it, which should arrive last Saturday, the package is 4 days late, and one of the solenoid connections is broken, with various...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Sep-28-2018, 06:00:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 337
Posted By Maximz
Re: 05 SMG 92k Shudder only when cold - help

Itís likely slave thatís on its way out, or could just need a bleed/adaptation done
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Sep-26-2018, 10:24:31 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,855
Posted By Maximz
Re: Thoughts on the value of this car?

I think quality means quality, if you put some Megan racing bs on the car it would probably take away from the value, but tks ohlins ect, super sprint, the higher end mods essentially would add to...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Sep-26-2018, 06:47:34 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,855
Posted By Maximz
Re: Thoughts on the value of this car?

No i would not be, it is my opinion however, I price a car based on past maintenance done, what was changed, what I will have to do to get it to where I want it, having said that Iím not a fan of IB...
Forum: WTB - Want to Buy Wed, Sep-26-2018, 02:33:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 256
Posted By Maximz
Re: WTB: SMG PUMP (e46 M3)

Going to purchase one from kaiv, thank you.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Sep-25-2018, 09:54:17 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,855
Posted By Maximz
Re: Thoughts on the value of this car?

They are high on heroin, if it was like 70k mile car, the price would be fair.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Sep-23-2018, 06:53:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 504
Posted By Maximz
Re: Abysmal gas mileage, need diagnosis help

I would start with monitoring air/fuel mix ratio, then refurbish injectors, fairly cheap <200$ it cost me when I did that, I normally run in 20-22 range, a lot of highway driving but also a lot of...
Forum: WTB - Want to Buy Sun, Sep-23-2018, 02:21:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 256
Posted By Maximz
WTB: SMG PUMP (e46 M3)

Not looking to spend over 650 with shipping included, as in that range I can purchase new emotor and do that instead of changing the unit.
Requirements:
50k miles or below
No stored codes prior...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Sep-23-2018, 01:39:25 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,050
Posted By Maximz
Re: Water Wetter vs Purple Ice

I’ve ran full distilled water with purple ice for almost 3 years now, flushed a year ago, nothing out of norm came out, didn’t see any brown sludge, I also reside in Texas, haven’t seen my temp gage...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Sep-15-2018, 08:28:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 387
Posted By Maximz
Re: Some interesting SMG issues

What symptom would make you say that? I do not have any codes that are clutch/slave related, shifts are very crisp (except the drops to N) no weird grinds nothing.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Sep-15-2018, 02:08:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 387
Posted By Maximz
Re: Some interesting SMG issues

Lol cog-56 dropping to N, not heat related, during regular driving pressure drops from 70-75 bar to 50-55 bar in 15 seconds or less, later pressure starts dropping to 46 bar thatís when it drops to...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Sep-15-2018, 12:22:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 387
Posted By Maximz
Re: Some interesting SMG issues

The pump primes (normal sound, same one I heard since owning the car) for 8 seconds, however the N does not appear for 20 seconds after key turn (I need to check the pressure with inpa soonest I turn...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Sep-14-2018, 11:49:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 387
Posted By Maximz
Some interesting SMG issues

I’ll try to keep this as short and detailed as possible:
My issue is not heat related as it was 76 and 83 degrees outside during failures, hydro fluid temp was below 70 C I believe.
In 6th gear on...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Jun-24-2017, 06:44:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 385
Posted By Maximz
Re: Rod Bearing Weirdness with 2001`

Man all you need to know is which bolts to use, if its the E12 then those are the bolts you need, it absolutely will make no difference if the rods were replaced or not, even then i would probably...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Jun-24-2017, 06:37:56 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 5,241
Posted By Maximz
Re: What color E46 M3 did you purchase and why?

I had steel grey, and now Interlagos, honestly sg is wayyy more appealing to me and i do miss it, having said that i bought the IB because it was best available e46m in my neck of the woods at the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Jun-24-2017, 03:12:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 385
Posted By Maximz
Re: Rod Bearing Weirdness with 2001`

Ur conrods were probably replaced under the recall
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jun-09-2017, 04:17:42 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,258
Posted By Maximz
Re: Engine Rebuild Fail

Mother of god...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jun-09-2017, 04:16:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 497
Posted By Maximz
Re: Engine Knocking then shut off

Yeah drive around with obvious knock=get results.
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Fri, Jun-02-2017, 08:13:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 894
Posted By Maximz
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-31-2017, 09:55:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 380
Posted By Maximz
Re: SMG BIG trouble and pain! Need advice

It was probably ur gps all along lol
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Wed, May-31-2017, 02:26:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 894
Posted By Maximz
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-30-2017, 03:10:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 701
Posted By Maximz
Re: Blown engine M3, buying a used engine. What to refresh?

If you want a deal on all the ps hoses
http://www.m3forum.net/m3forum/showthread.php?t=582069
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Sun, May-28-2017, 11:33:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 894
Posted By Maximz
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, May-26-2017, 06:47:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 482
Posted By Maximz
Re: Burkhart HIGH performance hydraulic oil BMW SMG 2

Opening a hydralic system can always cause issues, i wouldnt flush the whole system unless it was necessary, as in i have to open the system, leak,air ect.. personally i just siphon the fluid from...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Thu, May-25-2017, 08:03:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 894
Posted By Maximz
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-23-2017, 11:17:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,114
Posted By Maximz
Re: Carbon fiber airbox on eBay

In my opinion,
Power-FI is the best route
Sound-no way i drop 3k or so for "sound" and minimal gains, but yes if the choice was between a full exhaust and the intake and price was similar, i would...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Tue, May-23-2017, 10:35:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 894
Posted By Maximz
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, May-22-2017, 12:47:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 330
Posted By Maximz
Re: Bricked DME help!

500$ wtf? You can get a used one for half that lol
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Sun, May-21-2017, 11:56:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 894
Posted By Maximz
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Fri, May-19-2017, 08:55:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 894
Posted By Maximz
Re: 3 BNIB power steering hoses

Buyer have not contacted/responded, still for sale.
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Thu, May-18-2017, 03:41:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 894
Posted By Maximz
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, May-18-2017, 03:02:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 347
Posted By Maximz
Re: What is the source of this oil leak?

That big bolt (chain tensioner) is either backed out or need a new washer, looks like
Forum: Cars for Sale/Wanted Wed, May-17-2017, 03:14:35 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,459
Posted By Maximz
Re: Feeler: 2002 BMW M3 Steel Gray / Cinnamon - No Sunroof - Manual - 34k miles

He did say it was a feeler, but holy 2x price jesus.
Glws
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-17-2017, 01:34:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 882
Posted By Maximz
Re: Mason Front Strut Bar Doesn't Fit

Because if the shoe doesnt fit, dont wear it...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Wed, May-17-2017, 12:01:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 894
Posted By Maximz
3 BNIB power steering hoses

Bought them from ecs, shipment came a week late (my fault not ecs), have no need for them now, if you're doing rod bearings, might as well replace the PS hoses, located in San Antonio Texas
Part...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, May-15-2017, 06:01:33 PM
Replies: 359
Views: 27,017
Posted By Maximz
Re: What do you do when an idiot tries to race you?

A properly built Lightning, or srt 10, will make you think you drive a fiat 500,that of course driving in a line, sometimes there is no replacement for displacement.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, May-14-2017, 09:55:28 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,058
Posted By Maximz
Re: Blown Head Gasket, now head and block damage. Help please!

Head gasket is absolutely not like every other gasket...From my experience,most cases head gaskets will outlive the engine.
Note it is different for heavily tracked cars-more heat-faster wear.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, May-14-2017, 07:28:26 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,058
Posted By Maximz
Re: Blown Head Gasket, now head and block damage. Help please!

Thats why there is a constant paranoia with this car, i would not say HG is a problem on these motors, maybe if its a dedicated track car its worth swapping it out, but otherwise the culprit of HG...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, May-12-2017, 09:36:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 361
Posted By Maximz
Re: What's a fair price for this M3?

Get a PPI done at a reputable shop, post results here, untill thats done its all a crapshoot and speculation, PPI per se would not give definitive answer on the car, but it would give you a general...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, May-11-2017, 06:56:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,162
Posted By Maximz
Re: check engine light codes p120d and p0128

Wow, you keep reading a genetic code, clearing it and it comes back, so you just leave it be? Get you're codes read with proper software, inpa/dis can be had on ebay for like 30-50$ with cable, or...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-10-2017, 03:19:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 761
Posted By Maximz
Re: somewhat shocking one year and 30K mile bill?

In my first year of ownership, i spent about 6.3k on just maintenance (vanos,bearings,ins II, ect)
Havent been tracking gas or insurance, but the only part that failed so far was a 20$ temp sensor,...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-10-2017, 03:09:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 764
Posted By Maximz
Re: Should I buy it??? 01' M3 50k miles vert for $15k

Probably should not buy a vert then lol, because you're "in case scenario" would take a while, verts market is pretty slow, i can go to craigslist, search e46 m3,find 1 beat up coupe and 20...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-10-2017, 01:01:17 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,640
Posted By Maximz
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-09-2017, 05:46:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,193
Posted By Maximz
Re: Blackstone Analysis Copper @100

The block is probably damaged, or wasnt resurfaced, ect... if there is still coolant and now copper, one issue probably caused the other.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-09-2017, 05:27:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,193
Posted By Maximz
Re: Blackstone Analysis Copper @100

Wtf happened that @ 61k miles -blown headgasket??toasted bearings ? Yeah there is really no question here, might as well completely pull the motor since both bearings&hg needs done at the bare...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-09-2017, 04:46:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 641
Posted By Maximz
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-09-2017, 01:00:06 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,471
Posted By Maximz
Re: Let's play a game called... "Will it sell?"

Thats absurd, the color is not even special...its white just white... i could see individuals bringing in 30, maybe some IBs, but that is only due to color and actual rarity, AW is a mass produced...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, May-08-2017, 05:35:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 675
Posted By Maximz
Re: About to get rod bearings done

What statistical data shows that be bearings are better then oem wpc treated? On s54 the clearance issues were for the early (recall models), the reason our rod side (top) bearings wear more is not...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, May-08-2017, 01:52:32 AM
Replies: 989
Views: 95,186
Posted By Maximz
Re: The Official E46 M3 Oil Analysis Results Thread

For your next sample, try changing oil @4-5k interval and see if metals come down, if they dont, probably time to drop the pan
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, May-07-2017, 10:50:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,053
Posted By Maximz
Re: My rod bearings @115k

What else did you change? Just rod bearings or more? Im not doing break-in on mine, just normal driving, i know mains,rings,walls rehoning would need the 1200 mile service, but just rod bearings? I...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, May-07-2017, 05:37:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,053
Posted By Maximz
Re: My rod bearings @115k

Yeah now that i look with better lighting, i noticed cyl 1 &2 are also showing copper on the top bearing...
My educated guess on abmormal wear would be the bmw oil change intervals, courtesy of PO
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, May-07-2017, 05:33:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 675
Posted By Maximz
Re: About to get rod bearings done

Motor mounts, ps hoses, steering coupler
I used oe hoses (1 is like 200$lol), steering coupler was like 50$ on ecs and its oe, for motor mounts i used lemfroder 2x cheaper then oe.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, May-07-2017, 04:42:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,053
Posted By Maximz
My rod bearings @115k

My M received wpc treated bearings and some other refreshments over the weekend (thanks to hacksaw/Rob)
Short backstory, '05 with 115k miles, ive owned since 104k, PO did bmw intervals on oil...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, May-06-2017, 07:42:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 764
Posted By Maximz
Re: Should I buy it??? 01' M3 50k miles vert for $15k

Probably because its a vert, or he is hiding something AND its a vert, oh and its an '01, to your average enthusiast, this car only checks one box and that being the 6mt, he probably started at a...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, May-05-2017, 05:43:58 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,471
Posted By Maximz
Re: Let's play a game called... "Will it sell?"

To the right buyer sure, but it will take a while, all things considered, you're paying about 8-9k over the interior/exterior, f that give me the same car in tiag for 20-23k, put the rest in...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, May-05-2017, 03:24:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 612
Posted By Maximz
Re: Startup oil pressure( long)

Did you change/mess with oil level sensor in the pan?
Forum: Cars for Sale/Wanted Fri, May-05-2017, 04:33:16 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,890
Posted By Maximz
Re: US CSL for sale - maybe

If i was to drop 50k on e46m this would be it, glad you're son is okay!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, May-04-2017, 04:20:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 753
Posted By Maximz
Re: Turbo Toy V3 Failures?

As internet wrenchers say, pics or it didnt happen haha
Ps his stroker story just doesnt add up
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-03-2017, 11:39:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 718
Posted By Maximz
Re: Another Oil Leak Question

Im fairly sure i "shortened" a deep 32mm with a grinder, used a short extension (1"), adapter, then a long extension to be above the motor, rachet was horizontal to the bay when i torqued, this is a...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-03-2017, 11:25:22 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 718
Posted By Maximz
Re: Another Oil Leak Question

Yes, thats the one, you can literally reach in there (when car is cold) and touch around it, if you feel oil, theres your problem, its right underneath the vanos solenoid on passenger side of the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-03-2017, 10:49:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 718
Posted By Maximz
Re: Another Oil Leak Question

Is it under the vanos? There is a tension bolt there...its huge, if it backs out a bit, it leaks like a b###ch
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-03-2017, 10:45:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 985
Posted By Maximz
Re: Seafoam in an S54

Can of worms:Open
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-03-2017, 10:31:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 985
Posted By Maximz
Re: Hot weather and the SMG dont mix!

Obviously yea, im talking minimally invasive, anyone can do type a deal, its easy, cheap and possibly helpful.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-03-2017, 08:47:43 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 8,419
Posted By Maximz
Re: Shop owner totaled my e46.

What a royal douche..if he plays that game.... you should honestly sue him for everything you can, im sure even a lawyer with training wheels still on, would have field day with this..
Life...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-03-2017, 08:39:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 985
Posted By Maximz
Re: Hot weather and the SMG dont mix!

Since manual is not really an option, relocation is the best, also i suggest siphoning out some fluid from the reservoir up top, and replacing it with new fluid, overtime the fluid loses some...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Wed, May-03-2017, 03:13:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 322
Posted By Maximz
Re: E46 M3 SMG pump very low miles

^great price, people sell 100k pumps for 1k+
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-03-2017, 06:12:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 981
Posted By Maximz
Re: E46 M3 Blackstone Oil Report 170,000 Miles

You need to play lottery:hattip:
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-03-2017, 05:44:12 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,680
Posted By Maximz
Re: 2002 E46 M3 new ticking sound from the front. Sounds like diesel. video included

A vanos solenoid failure would just put you in limp mode, do you drive hard before the car reaches op temp?
Also you can get a car stethoscope or just use a screwdriver and pinpoint where the sound...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-03-2017, 01:46:28 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,680
Posted By Maximz
Re: 2002 E46 M3 new ticking sound from the front. Sounds like diesel. video included

Bearings still wear..the recall was done to prevent some earlier catstrophic failures, do oil analysis, see where you at on that, however yours sounds more like valves being outa spec.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-02-2017, 05:39:05 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,252
Posted By Maximz
Re: M3 values

If its too good to be true,its false--my personal guideline when looking.
If you cant afford just the purchase, you probably cannot keep with the maintenance, wait till you graduate.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Apr-30-2017, 11:08:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 911
Posted By Maximz
Re: Whats the verdict on SMG transmissions?

Well said, my two cents to this, i dont think its the added components as much as the location, hcu is pretty much in a furnace, usual hcu failure mode is motor which fails due to heat and power...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Apr-30-2017, 09:50:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 911
Posted By Maximz
Re: Whats the verdict on SMG transmissions?

The hardest part about owning smg imo, is knowing it can shit the bed at anytime, and you will likely be stranded, technically so can the 6mt, but the rate of failure of one vs the other is...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Apr-30-2017, 09:02:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 852
Posted By Maximz
Re: BMW M3: The past, the present, the future

Tbh... if Fx had its lights cut in half, it would almost look like a 4 door mustang :/
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Apr-29-2017, 10:00:05 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 7,130
Posted By Maximz
Re: e46 Was Vandalized. Help Me Choose New Color

Always was an estoril fan, if i ever do a respray, it will be that, or PY
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Apr-29-2017, 08:06:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 674
Posted By Maximz
Re: Thought on E92 For Sale.

Id say e9x are worse in the rod bearing department, i dont know the failure rate of one vs the other, but on some years of e9x the bearing failure is untraceable even oil analysis, i think those are...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Apr-28-2017, 06:20:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 702
Posted By Maximz
Re: Talk me out (or into) of this wheel purchase.....

Just get a set of oem M 18s can be had for like 300-600 $ depending on condition, tires, ect...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Apr-28-2017, 05:52:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 531
Posted By Maximz
Re: 2003 M3 SMG not starting when warm!

No cel needed for some codes to be present, get a read for piece of mind.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Apr-28-2017, 04:22:16 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 8,419
Posted By Maximz
Re: Shop owner totaled my e46.

Yeah... i learned to always have full coverage in high school, right after some 18 wheeler dickhead ran me off the highway and totaled my truck, which i spent 2 summers working 60 hours a week as a...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Apr-27-2017, 10:32:33 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 8,419
Posted By Maximz
Re: Shop owner totaled my e46.

You should of clocked him while you had the chance... before the cops arrived, then chalk it up as part of accident, if his shop is reputable(as in he's got shit to lose if this made public), then he...
Forum: Cars for Sale/Wanted Wed, Apr-26-2017, 04:04:26 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,068
Posted By Maximz
Re: Clean 55k M3 6-Speed CSL Engined

I can see you missed my point, again, so let me say it one last time, this is an internet public forum, not some secret fellowship of the ring....
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Apr-25-2017, 06:26:54 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,149
Posted By Maximz
Re: The ultimate E46

That is a beauty... but wtf with that price, of the top of my head i could see myself choosing at least 10 different cars before the CSL, starting with 911gt3 which would shit all over it in any...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Apr-24-2017, 07:29:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 511
Posted By Maximz
Re: Need input on Interlagos ZCP pricing please

Thats a steal of a deal imo, especially with all that work done, if you're thinking about passing this by because of 900$, this maintenance behemoth is probably not for you.
However i am very...
Forum: Cars for Sale/Wanted Sun, Apr-23-2017, 08:43:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,068
Posted By Maximz
Re: Clean 55k M3 6-Speed CSL Engined

Seems like a solid lower milage build, glws!
Ps why would anyone be "disrespected", click the link,grab a tissue and wipe those tears! theres more info there then 50% of forsale adds here, if...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Apr-22-2017, 04:11:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,593
Posted By Maximz
Re: Engine starts up in "cold start" mode 90% of the time

Both of the Ms i had did this, It doesnt really bother me, i just let it do its thing for the 10 seconds and then drive.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Apr-21-2017, 06:13:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 487
Posted By Maximz
Re: Confused

I wish my coupe came with 383 horse power :o
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Apr-20-2017, 09:35:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 404
Posted By Maximz
Re: Drawn out body shop repair, advice!

The shop is probably just got a 13k check from insurance company, half assed about 3k $ of part and labor, banked 10k and laughed at your car, time for a new shop, but i cant believe the car is not...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Apr-20-2017, 04:44:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 259
Posted By Maximz
Re: TTFS SMG Software

Yes, honestly best 200$ i spent on this car
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Apr-19-2017, 07:53:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 462
Posted By Maximz
Re: What's going on here?

If i was looking for one, id definitely get a ppi, and if clean, id pay the 16k no questions asked.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Apr-14-2017, 05:53:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 455
Posted By Maximz
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Apr-13-2017, 08:06:05 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,173
Posted By Maximz
Re: More Expensive than EAG

What are they smoking.....
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Apr-13-2017, 03:37:58 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,603
Posted By Maximz
Re: Jolt in SMG when "natually" slowing down?

This, been perfecting my smg skills for about a year, biggest revelation being, knowing how to drive with both feet on gas/break, i rarely get jolts or clunks anymore, just a lot of pedal play, and...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Apr-12-2017, 09:32:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,143
Posted By Maximz
Re: Well Then.

Its like if he did everything, except the wheels,that "diffuser" and all those unnecessary ricer mods, seems like a car for a very aquired taste.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Apr-11-2017, 07:16:07 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,135
Posted By Maximz
Re: New SMG pump wont prime

Have you looked into the smg computer itself?, if someone you know has a spare or what not, would be easy to check, if the pump is brand new, installed properly, with every fuse/relay intact, thats...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Apr-11-2017, 05:06:54 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,106
Posted By Maximz
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Apr-11-2017, 04:58:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 392
Posted By Maximz
Re: Unknown part wearing out? (SMG)

If you have inpa, you can pretty much pinpoint to at least which component is mot functioing properly, have someone drive the car hooked up, find out which values are norm vs not, find waldo
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