Updated Look Automatic Shift Knob from Bimmian.com
Get the look of the current BMW automatic shift knob with Bimmian's Updated Shift Knob for most BMW vehicles.
The Updated Shift knob gives you the look of the new BMW OEM automatic shifter while still functioning like your original.
Available in non-illuminating and NEW illuminating versions.
Illuminating version lights up in green color when in park, drive, neutral, reverse and M/S mode, and in orange for all lettering areas.
Custom Alcantara Shift Boot and Handbrake Boot Set for BMW
Bimmian shift and emergency brake boots are a great way to get the sporty look of ALCANTARA into your vehicle - just like the CSL M3!
These are also great for replacing worn, stained or damaged boots.
These Bimmian.com boots are made from your color choice of the finest material available, suitable to match or accent the interior of any BMW.
Our boots are handmade in EUROPE so individual customization is possible (custom thread color, or even custom material or material color) - just contact customer service.
These boots are specific to each vehicle and transmission type. Please see our list of available styles to the right to make sure we have boots to fit your vehicle. If not -- get a FREE set of boots (for most models) by sending us your boots to duplicate.
Onboard: 1991 BMW E30 M3 with 270 horsepower
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MAKE SURE TO TURN UP YOUR SPEAKERS! The sound from this 2.5 liter S14 is simply awesome.
GermanAutoNews received the chance to take a ride in a highly modified E30 M3 with approx. 270 hp and a huge list of modifications including:
Turner Motorsport 2.5L Kit, TMS Stage 3 ported/polished head, Evo 3 throttle bodies, Evo 2 camshaft, adjustable intake & Exhaust cam gears,B&B Tri-flow stainless steel muffler, aluminum lightweight flywheel, close ratio "Dog-Leg" gearbox, heavy duty SACHS Clutch, UUC Evo shortshift kit, H&R coil-over kit, racing Brake kit w/Brembo calipers, Pagid Sport Brake pads, BBS-RK 2 piece 17 x 8 wheels and much more.
Removing BMW Door Panel & Replacing Window Regulator
Is your BMW's window not operating properly? In this detailed video, Bavarian Otto shows you -- step by step -- how to remove the door panel and window, and how to replace a faulty or broken window regulator, saving you hundreds of dollars over what a dealer would charge for the repair. You can find the BMW window regulator you need at http://www.bavauto.com/
Have a tech question about your BMW or MINI? Find the answer at http://blog.bavauto.com/
E36 Front Control Arm Replacement (BMW E46 E30)
Parts + support provided by: http://www.fcpeuro.com/
See the layout of the front suspension on the BMW 3-series (and many others of course) to better plan your control arm replacement. Video lists the essential tools required.
Other great resources:
- Ball joint to cross member 85 Nm / 62 ft-lb
- Ball joint to steering arm 65 Nm / 48 ft-lb
- Bushing carrier (lollipop) to body 47 Nm / 34 ft-lb
- Sway bar drop link (M8) 42 Nm / 31 ft-lb
- Wheel to hub 100 +-10 Nm / 74 +-7 ft-lb
E36 front suspension familiarization:
The front suspension is designed with minimum positive offset. This geometry contributes to stability when traction is unequal from side to side. [...] The control arm mounting points are designed with anti-dive geometry. The suspension reduces the normal tendency for the front of the vehicle to dive under hard braking.
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