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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-24-2011, 11:39 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 788
Posted By dpav02
2002 325CI Trunk Lid Grip - RealOEM wrong?

Hello all. I have an interesting problem.

I'm from PA and recently failed a state inspection because of my license plate bulbs were rusted out.

So no biggie, I ordered a new trunk lid grip, p/n...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-25-2008, 11:52 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,195
Posted By dpav02
please note: This is NOT for an m3. M3s have...

please note: This is NOT for an m3. M3s have more that is inspected / changed sooner.

BMW Service Maintenance Checklist
BMW Engine Oil Service Required
Change oil and oil filter while engine...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-25-2008, 04:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,091
Posted By dpav02
The first thing I did was clean the MAF with the...

The first thing I did was clean the MAF with the CRC MAF spray. This did not help as the codes came back.

As far as the intake, I'm just running a stock setup. I will definitely take off that...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-24-2008, 09:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,091
Posted By dpav02
P0171 P0174 and peake table 19: E3 E4

Okay so I have been getting a check engine light that comes on and off over the past two months.

If I reset the fault codes and go on a long trip (45min - 1 hour) the check engine light comes back...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-24-2008, 06:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,223
Posted By dpav02
Yes but you only run it for like 3-5 minutes, and...

Yes but you only run it for like 3-5 minutes, and then you drain it. The process is just to remove sludge buildup from your engine. Kind of like an old school bad ass version of sea foam.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-24-2008, 05:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,223
Posted By dpav02
Kerosene engine flush...Step by step... 1....

Kerosene engine flush...Step by step...

1. Drain oil except one quart, or you can drain all the oil and add one quart of new oil (starting with a NEW oil filter is recommended).
2. Add the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-24-2008, 05:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,223
Posted By dpav02
kerosene engine flush

Has anybody ever heard of this? I was talking to my grandfather and he said that when you used to get your oil changed they would drain all the oil, put the plug back in, fill the engine with...
Forum: Interior 02-20-2008, 07:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 591
Posted By dpav02
I would be interested, however do seats from a...

I would be interested, however do seats from a sedan fit a coupe?

I know this post is old, but I am hoping you still have them somehow.
Forum: Exterior 02-19-2008, 04:39 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 379
Posted By dpav02
bump

bump
Forum: Exterior 02-10-2008, 09:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 379
Posted By dpav02
WTB: OEM e46 Driver Side Mirror 2002 325ci

I am looking to purchase an OEM driver side mirror for a 2002 325ci. I would prefer if the mirror was black. I am just looking for an OEM mirror, not an M3 mirror. I am located near Pittsburgh, PA...
Forum: Lighting Forum 01-21-2008, 08:53 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 13,686
Posted By dpav02
Yea, the reason why I wrote it is, I guess mainly...

Yea, the reason why I wrote it is, I guess mainly to get it on the front page of the forums. I see a lot of posts about how to get the LCM flashed and xenon lights and the various questions.
...
Forum: Lighting Forum 01-19-2008, 11:21 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 13,686
Posted By dpav02
This has been my history with p46s and my 2002...

This has been my history with p46s and my 2002 bmw.

Before my accident I had the older style p46 lights. They were 35watt with the old ballast.

If I would be driving in the daytime without my...
Forum: Lighting Forum 01-19-2008, 10:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,134
Posted By dpav02
Create a electrolytic capacitor harness. Read my...

Create a electrolytic capacitor harness. Read my post, http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?p=7256043#post7256043
Forum: Lighting Forum 01-19-2008, 10:56 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 13,686
Posted By dpav02
Projector46 Alternative To Flashing LCM: Cheap DIY using capacitors

Not sure if this belongs here or the DIY forum. But regardless, I hope it helps a lot of you fanatics.

I just want to be clear about two things:


I do not want to take credit for any of this...
Forum: Lighting Forum 01-13-2008, 10:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 454
Posted By dpav02
Projector46: 50w help

All,

I have done research about this from the forums. I think going with an electrolytic capacitor: 4700uf/35v, from radio shack is the best option. I will remove flickering / bulb out warning...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-14-2007, 08:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 749
Posted By dpav02
Okay this is very strange. I connected the...

Okay this is very strange.

I connected the battery again and reset the SES light using an OBDII tool.

Car ran fine. I've taken it on small trips about 4 times since the, the last trip was...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-14-2007, 10:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 749
Posted By dpav02
Help me troubleshoot my problem please

Guys, I have having a weird problem with my manual 2002 325ci with 50,000 miles.

last night I was heading out when my SES and EML lights came on. As soon as I hit the stop sign my car was just...
Forum: Lighting Forum 02-27-2007, 04:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 380
Posted By dpav02
Thats the thing, bimmian has PROVIDED me...

Thats the thing, bimmian has PROVIDED me resisters. I have no new updates at this time. The only local BMW dealer that I have called has never heard of flashing the computer. What a joke! Looks...
Forum: Lighting Forum 02-24-2007, 06:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 380
Posted By dpav02
p46 Halos not working with tail-light out error

For this story, it is VERY important that I explain I have a 2002 325ci.

I heard 2002 and up e46s may have issues with the LED tail-lights from bimmian.

This was coming FROM the supplier...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-21-2007, 08:33 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,891
Posted By dpav02
Its already been done. Looks like WAY too much...

Its already been done. Looks like WAY too much work for me though

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=440642&highlight=shift+light

You guys enjoy!
Forum: Buyer/Seller Feedback Forum 02-14-2007, 07:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,224
Posted By dpav02
Here's an update. They offered me "credit". So...

Here's an update. They offered me "credit". So on my next order I'll get my 11 bucks off plus 10 percent. So that comes out to 12.10. I guess thats better than nothing but just wanted to share my...
Forum: Buyer/Seller Feedback Forum 02-10-2007, 05:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,224
Posted By dpav02
I did try to contact them but their toll-free...

I did try to contact them but their toll-free number works only 1/2 the time (I swear) and their email response back sometimes takes a week.

Why would they have express shipping as an option if...
Forum: Buyer/Seller Feedback Forum 02-10-2007, 11:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,224
Posted By dpav02
Dishonest Supplier - Bimmian.com

I have just ordered LED tail lights from bimmian.com for my 2002 325ci. I have not received the lights yet so I cannot talk about the quality. However

My issue was with the shipping. I...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-07-2007, 09:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,606
Posted By dpav02
Complex Manual Remote Start Question

Here is my situation

1) 2002 325ci MANUAL transmission

2) NO alarm (OEM or aftermarket)

3) I want a remote starter

4) Maintain the OEM key
Forum: Lighting Forum 01-22-2007, 05:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 844
Posted By dpav02
White LED turn signals and sidemarkers in PA

Just curious if white turn signals and side markers are illegal in PA if anybody knows. Particularly in Western PA, around the Pittsburgh area. People from other parts of the country do not...
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