some advice? - BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com
BMW Forum BMW Forum

Auto Insurance

» Featured Product
Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BMW Model Specific Forums > 3-Series (E46, E90)
Register Home Forum Active Topics Gallery / Showroom Auto Loans Garage Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Auto EscrowInsurance

3-Series (E46, E90) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1999 to Current. Models include: BMW 316i, BMW 318i, BMW 318Ci, BMW 320i, BMW 323i, BMW 325i, BMW 330i, BMW 328 Ci, BMW 328i, BMW 325i/xi, BMW 330Ci, BMW 320d, BMW 330d, BMW 335d.

BimmerWerkz.com is the premier BMW Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-31-2004, 12:24 AM   #1 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Car:
Posts: 2
Photos:
nycz_stix is an unknown quantity at this point
hi, im new to this forum and i jus recently purchased a 00 323i. Im a struggling college student and was barely able to pay for the car.BORLA, REMUS, SUPERSPRINT, UUC, AA, DINAN, HAMANN, and stuff. after paying for my tints, tires, speeding ticket, lawyer fee my budget is pretty low. I use to be a import buff so when i saw the prices on these parts i was going to cry....which exhaust would give me the best hp/tq gains fer the cheapest price? what do you guys think of the Greddy v2 exhaust? intake next....
nycz_stix is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 07-31-2004, 12:50 AM   #2 (permalink)
Been here a while.
 
97alpineM3's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Virginia
Car: Blah
Posts: 5,375
Photos:
97alpineM3 is a name known to all97alpineM3 is a name known to all97alpineM3 is a name known to all97alpineM3 is a name known to all97alpineM3 is a name known to all97alpineM3 is a name known to all
Send a message via AIM to 97alpineM3 Send a message via MSN to 97alpineM3
Honest reply.... save some money up for when/if your car breaks... then start on mods..... its the best plan... trust me.
__________________

1997 E36 M3 1990 E30 325i
97alpineM3 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-31-2004, 01:08 AM   #3 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Car:
Posts: 2
Photos:
nycz_stix is an unknown quantity at this point
what do you mean wait until the car breaks? Im pretty sure you know more than i do but could you please explain? i dunno...the condition of my car is mint, it only has 35,000 miles....might take a while...
nycz_stix is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-31-2004, 01:20 AM   #4 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Car:
Posts: 2
Photos:
DookieGraphics is an unknown quantity at this point
yea...i just bought a 2000 323i just 2 days ago with 28ooo miles...i used to be an import kinda guy...i used to drive a 2K Celica GT-S. deng....modding a Euro is expensive!!! holy fawk...hehe hopefully i can/will learn alot from this place
DookieGraphics is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-31-2004, 11:28 AM   #5 (permalink)
1st Gear Member
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Seattle, WA
Car:
Posts: 262
Photos:
KillFox is an unknown quantity at this point
Send a message via AIM to KillFox Send a message via Yahoo to KillFox
A problem you may run into someday, is say a water pump... that is a $1000 job on a bimmer. Basically any repairs you will pay a lot for, unless you get a warranty. If you dont have a warranty, i would suggest you go to your BMW dealer and drop $2200 on an extended warranty; in the long run, it may save you a lot of money, or it may save you none. It depends on your beast :P
__________________
<img src='http://3dwire.net/~matt/killfoxsig2.gif' border='0' alt='user posted image' />
KillFox is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-31-2004, 11:56 AM   #6 (permalink)
n00b
 
Mocoso's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Los Angeles
Car:
Posts: 11
Photos:
Mocoso is an unknown quantity at this point
Quote:
Originally posted by KillFox@Jul 31 2004, 12:08 PM
A problem you may run into someday, is say a water pump... that is a $1000 job on a bimmer. Basically any repairs you will pay a lot for, unless you get a warranty. If you dont have a warranty, i would suggest you go to your BMW dealer and drop $2200 on an extended warranty; in the long run, it may save you a lot of money, or it may save you none. It depends on your beast :P
Yea make a rainy day fund for fixing it :-) - hey if you throw the water pump repair into the 60K service its only 250 bucks for a grand total of $1250 bucks! That of course includes the 600 brake job and 400 "service" ghead
__________________
BMW... The Ultimate ________ Machine:
  • AHole
  • Driving
  • Babe Magnet
  • Money Pit
Mocoso is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BMW Model Specific Forums > 3-Series (E46, E90)


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Bought '95 530ia W/ Rebuild Eng, Need Advice bimerguyCW 5-Series (E12,E28, E34, E39, E60) 6 06-02-2005 08:26 AM
Swap Advice Undercaste 3-Series (E21, E30) 3 04-20-2005 04:03 AM
Need Advice PA330Ci Audio and Electronics 3 02-05-2005 02:33 AM
Some Of The Advice Given Here.... juallhuce 3-Series (E46, E90) 18 01-01-2005 12:52 PM
540i - Need Buying Advice Der Kommissar 5-Series (E12,E28, E34, E39, E60) 6 10-01-2004 10:11 AM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:36 AM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.