Search:

Type: Posts; User: Will

Page 1 of 3 1 2 3

Search: Search took 0.02 seconds.

  1. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    I re-linked (is that even a word?) the photos....

    I re-linked (is that even a word?) the photos. Hoping they work now.
  2. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    Thanks! Thanks, I was motivated by seeing...

    Thanks!



    Thanks, I was motivated by seeing what you did with your lens swap + sanding. And I concur, the damned non-replaceable lenses... BMW got us good with that one.


    And found this...
  3. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    Just a small update for maintenance. @115k...

    Just a small update for maintenance.

    @115k miles:
    - Polished headlight lenses (400grit --> 800 grit --> 1500 grit --> polishing compound --> Clear Coat spray paint)
    - D2S Osram bulbs
    - Engine...
  4. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    Yeah, I think the car-on-stands look is a big no...

    Yeah, I think the car-on-stands look is a big no no. Damn, you got lucky. Sounds like you have benefits of being in/adjacent to HOA community without the fees.
  5. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    Yeah, I don't think they liked the fact I had a...

    Yeah, I don't think they liked the fact I had a car on jack-stands for long periods of time. I had the rear end of my m3 apart for subframe bushings, diff cover, control arm bushings and ball joints,...
  6. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    Thanks for the kind words, dannyzabolotny! I'm...

    Thanks for the kind words, dannyzabolotny! I'm always motivated, inspired, and entertained by others' threads so it was my turn to document and contribute with this one. Working on jack stands in...
  7. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    The ones I used look like the one on the right. ...

    The ones I used look like the one on the right. There's photos in post #48 of this thread (link).
  8. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    Yup, stock springs with Koni Yellows. I'm not...

    Yup, stock springs with Koni Yellows. I'm not sure about what's going on with the Bilstein B4. I've heard of people complaining about the gas charge pushing the ride heights higher, but I think that...
  9. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    Lol. The ZHPs ride about 1/2" - 3/4" lower...

    Lol.

    The ZHPs ride about 1/2" - 3/4" lower than the M3, too.
  10. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    ^^ Thanks fellas. It's been a while since...

    ^^ Thanks fellas.

    It's been a while since last update, just a couple minor ones:

    Installed the BlueBus in the ZHP. Replaced the factory TCU, and kept the factory "319" mic.

    Before:
    ...
  11. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    Took the opportunity during stay-at-home covid...

    Took the opportunity during stay-at-home covid time to fix the A and C pillar trim. I used 3M Headliner Adhesive (38808) (link) as well as DAP contact cement (link).

    Results are quite...
  12. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    Thanks, John, same here. I think it would have...

    Thanks, John, same here. I think it would have turned catastrophic.

    I think I found the crack in the original suction pump. The dust / dirt settled into the nooks and crannies of the lid and...
  13. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    While replacing the sway bars I noticed some...

    While replacing the sway bars I noticed some wetness on the driver's side fuel tank. A little investigation and I found it was leaking gasoline from the topside, enough so that it'd fill up the bowl...
  14. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    It'll go quicker than you initially think. I...

    It'll go quicker than you initially think. I thought it'd be a 3-5 hour job, but it ended up less than 2. I was hesitant to do this because of the required de-pining / losing track of pins/plugs,...
  15. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    I decided to finally do something about the torn...

    I decided to finally do something about the torn trunk wiring grommet. I was afraid of water intrusion with rains, I notice a little bit when I was in the Pacific N.W. where it rained a lot.
    ...
  16. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    Installed the Z4M front sway and a 330cic rear...

    Installed the Z4M front sway and a 330cic rear sway tonight. So going from the stock 23.5mm/18mm setup to the 27mm/20mm is interesting. Turn-in is much sharper and flatter, as expected. I'm no...
  17. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    You da man!!! Thank you!!

    You da man!!! Thank you!!
  18. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    I'm probably going the blue-tinted aspherical...

    I'm probably going the blue-tinted aspherical ebay glass for side mirrors with the moderate tint as well. I def need stronger vacuum hose to prevent collapse - probably why BMW uses the corrugated...
  19. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    ^yeah, I think the hose I used from the VC vacuum...

    ^yeah, I think the hose I used from the VC vacuum port to the intake manifold air rail is collapsing and thus cutting off vacuum. I'll have to source another hose and remedy it. ZHPizza: What are...
  20. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    Yeah it's a quality piece - the materials and...

    Yeah it's a quality piece - the materials and fit/finish seem to match the original pieces. I couldn't tell the difference between the silicon diaphragm from the OE piece. Both highly recommended,...
  21. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    Minor update: I've been occasionally smelling...

    Minor update:

    I've been occasionally smelling gasoline, most prevalent after a fill-up, so I decided to take another look at the fuel pump. The hose clamp was tight, but I was able to tighten the...
  22. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    RackDoctor was what I was thinking too. I went...

    RackDoctor was what I was thinking too. I went through RackDoctor for my m3 rack, I wish they included the replacement plastic cap to the input shaft (the finned one that goes into the steering guibo...
  23. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    Just an oil change today at 109,709 miles (6,400...

    Just an oil change today at 109,709 miles (6,400 miles since last change). Mann filter and Castrol 0w-40 "European Formula." The bottles I bought last year still had the BMW LL-01 certification. I...
  24. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    Thanks! I'm hit or miss with the image...

    Thanks!

    I'm hit or miss with the image links, thanks for letting me know. I think I have the them fixed now. Reposting here to save some time/effort for those interested in seeing them:
    ...
  25. Replies
    110
    Views
    10,148

    Thanks fellas! Thanks!! No worries, I...

    Thanks fellas!




    Thanks!! No worries, I appreciate you for the recommendation. Who knows, maybe I end up using them in the future, always good to have the "rolodex" of quality shops. I can't...
Results 1 to 25 of 54
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3