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Unread 07-31-2006, 11:02 PM   #1
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Hey guys,

I am an active member of several BMW forums, here is an ultimate guide to your Bimmer that we have been compiling, Enjoy!

Below is the list of what is included in this guide, however I attached it as a Word file so people can download it!

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Threads that every E36 owner should read:
Bimmer DIY Site
Attention: ALL E36 owners beware - WIRING PROBLEM
Known Bentley Mistakes/Errors

Angel eyes:
Which headlights (with angel eyes) to get
Angel Eyes & Other Lighting Questions
Lava Lighting or Umnitza?
Opinions from People with DDE or HID

M3 bumpers & difuser:
Where is a good site to find M3 bumpers?
Advice on M3 bumper upgrade
For all the questions about OEM M3 diffuser on non M
Installing M3 rear diffuser on stock 325i bumper...need advice
M3 Diffuser fit on non-M bumper?
Got my new bumper cover from PacificBMW

Suspension:
DIY strut shock and spring installation writeup. (tokico kit review included)
tell me about your suspension set ups
suspension install...with comparison pics
Have you lowered your car yourself?
Conversion to M3 suspension
Rear Shock Mounts (RSM)
Solid RSMs

Intakes (CAI):
What type of intake
CAI Recommendations
Best Intake

Chips:
which is the best chip
Chip Installation

Exhaust:
Good sounding non ricey mufflers...
M3 exhaust on 328
New wrinkle on age-old exhaust question
Which Performance Exhaust

Rims & wheels:
the effects of big wheels ?
Lets see some sweet wheels on your car
What rims do you have on your car?

Fender rolling:
rolled my fender with bat and paint came off
Rolling fenders ....

Spark plugs:
Which Spark plugs to buy??
What spark plugs
Bosch Platinum +4 plugs installed

Headlights & clear corners:
1 pc headlights
I got a question about headlights
All Clears created equal?

Brakes:
What tools do i need...
Slotted or drilled?
cheap BBK for our cars?
Are M3 front BRAKES WORTH THE SWAP?
Brakes squeaking after new brakes installed. What is the deal???

OBC:
E36 OBC's programming and coding functions (SECRET OBC PROGRAMMING FUNCTIONS)
OBC is dim in the middle....
FULL OBC Conversion DIRECTIONS HOW TO
OBC pixel and button fix DIY...

Auto to Manual Conversion:
The Official Auto-to-Manual Transmission Swap Thread

CDV Delete:
Doing CDV delete right now...
Just finished the CDV delete...

Painting Sideskirts:
How to color match you ugly grey side skirts...

Engine Specs:
What engine do I have?

Motor Mods

The Ultimate FDM (Fan Delete Mod) Thread

Useful threads/Basic Information/DIYs
If your check engine light is on, click here (pre- '96 only)!
What kind of oil do I put in my e36?
Air Conditioner Recharge
Brake Light Error Delete mod
Rear Subframe Reinforcement
Fix Sunroof Rattle
Leather Repair
Replacing Door Handle Trim
Power Seat Switch Replacement
Better DIY for failed OBC buttons
Blower motor replacement guide
E36 Common Faults / Pre-purchase Inspection FAQ
Attached Files
File Type: doc Ultimate Bimmer.doc (27.0 KB, 243 views)
File Type: doc Ultimate Bimmer 2.doc (32.5 KB, 364 views)
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Great man!! good job, but uhh, is it missing some links or is it just me?
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Great man!! good job, but uhh, is it missing some links or is it just me?
The above writing shows what the guide includes. Click on the word document in the attachment section of the first post to view the links
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Good job, Zero!

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about the plug, section, i would never use bosch plugs in anything, much less a bmw. if its a chevy, us ac delco platinum, ford use mastercraft platinum, pretty much everything else, use ngk. i use ngk even though i have a chevy.
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