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Forum: General E46 Forum 10-04-2002, 09:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 449
Posted By The Jake
Listen, I've got a convertible, so I'm quite...

Listen,

I've got a convertible, so I'm quite used to squeaks and rattles... this one is just a complete nuisance, especially on long rides. You can't even cover it up with the radio, since its in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-04-2002, 07:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 449
Posted By The Jake
Angry Sport Seat Squeaks Poll

Hi there. Doing some research on a squeak that's hidded deep within my e46 driver's side sport seat.

I've brought my car in twice for this squeak. No avail. They've lubed and torqued and the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-30-2002, 08:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,624
Posted By The Jake
Thanks to this post, I specifically asked my...

Thanks to this post, I specifically asked my install to use one of these BlitzSafe adapters. Here are the reasons I think its worth the extra money

1. Plug and play. Power and audio all through...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-27-2002, 09:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,624
Posted By The Jake
Yea more details please! :) Can you scroll...

Yea more details please! :)

Can you scroll through the channels using the steering wheel with this adapter?

How do you switch between devices using the head unit?

What does the digital...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-25-2002, 10:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,088
Posted By The Jake
You had me interested until the claim of a...

You had me interested until the claim of a hardtop convertible.

I'm pretty sure that a hard top convertible isn't anywhere on BMW's radar. I got that first hand from the BMWNA 3-series advocate....
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2002, 06:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 749
Posted By The Jake
The razor is for cutting the fiber optic line if...

The razor is for cutting the fiber optic line if you want to.

Basically you need an absolutely sharp blade to cut the fiber optic line correctly.

He talks about "mirror surface" in his...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-22-2002, 06:38 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 486
Posted By The Jake
Exclamation Important: Read if you had to refocus lights after Angel Eyes install!

This is my public service announcement for the day. ;)

I just installed Herb's kit, and it works great. Awesome. I took the lights out of my car, installed the rings, and put it all back. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-22-2002, 11:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 583
Posted By The Jake
Thanks CLS. ;) I think I'm going to "borrow"...

Thanks CLS. ;)

I think I'm going to "borrow" my dad's M3, and point it at the wall, mark his headlight locations, and then pull mine up and use the same adjustments.

I assume that you can do...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-22-2002, 11:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 583
Posted By The Jake
:dunno: Hehe OK, which is it then. Do we need...

:dunno: Hehe OK, which is it then. Do we need poll on the subject? Heh:

A) The two knobs are: High beam adjust, bi-x adjust
B) The two knobs are: up down adjust, right left adjust (both move...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-22-2002, 10:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 583
Posted By The Jake
Yea, I read this too, but the thing is, the...

Yea, I read this too, but the thing is, the drivers side is actually higher right now. ;)

Jake
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-22-2002, 10:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 583
Posted By The Jake
They're not "off". The lights work, and auto...

They're not "off". The lights work, and auto level and such, but they're different heights.

I don't understand why the autoleveling mechanism doesn't level them both the same.

Also, which knob...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-22-2002, 10:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 583
Posted By The Jake
Bi-Xenon Adjustment

Hi there. A few questions about Bixenon adjustment.

I just installed my angel eyes, and after putting them together I think the adjustment is off...

Questions:

1. Aren't they...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-18-2002, 07:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 776
Posted By The Jake
First, thanks to Quake for posting these...

First, thanks to Quake for posting these instructions.

I just wanted to let you guys know of my experiences with this.

The headlight washers come out just as expected. The part where the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-16-2002, 11:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 776
Posted By The Jake
Awesome. Thanks. I've really gotta buy myself a...

Awesome. Thanks. I've really gotta buy myself a 2002 (and in english) version of the TIS.

My 2001 German version is just not doing it for me. ;)

Thanks again,

Jake
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-16-2002, 08:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 776
Posted By The Jake
Someone with TIS: Headlight Washer Disassembly

Hi there.

I've searched the forum front and back, and really there is no good advice on disassembling the headlight washers.

Many of us who are installing Angel Eyes would really value any...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-11-2002, 07:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 384
Posted By The Jake
Mine's just to the right of my rear view mirror. ...

Mine's just to the right of my rear view mirror. I don't leave it up there if i leave it parked with the top down.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2002, 12:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,541
Posted By The Jake
DBW is really the way to go. DBW steering is...

DBW is really the way to go. DBW steering is next. The mercedes prototype with DBW steering has an active camber system which lets the car lean-in to the turns, like a motorcycle.

DBW throttle...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-13-2002, 01:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 445
Posted By The Jake
The bmw cell phone kit does let you use a cell...

The bmw cell phone kit does let you use a cell phone hands free, but you have to use the cell phone that comes with their kit.

I'm not interested in the kit itself, I just want to know if they...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-13-2002, 11:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 445
Posted By The Jake
Did BMW change the cell phone kit?

I found a pinout on the internet for the BMW cell phone port in the console. This pinout seems accurate for the 2001 BMW sedan I've got sitting in my drive way. However, for the 2002 BMW...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-09-2002, 05:47 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,316
Posted By The Jake
From what I've heard, Herb has simply run out of...

From what I've heard, Herb has simply run out of them. The demand was more than expected and overwhelming.

I still haven't got mine yet either, and I ordered over 3 weeks ago now.

I can wait,...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 07-07-2002, 06:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 390
Posted By The Jake
Thanks for the info. Then the spare tire, I...

Thanks for the info. Then the spare tire, I assume is the smaller size of the two, and thus wouldn't look right.

Thanks again. I almost bought another wheel to replace my damaged wheel before I...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 07-06-2002, 10:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 390
Posted By The Jake
Are Front and Back M68 Sport Wheels Different?

Does anyone know if there is a difference between the front and rear wheels that come with the sports package?

Thanks,

Jake
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-01-2002, 07:26 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 296
Posted By The Jake
What/Where is the MID?

Hi there. Working on a project here and I'm finding references to the "MID" on an E36. It appears to be something on the dash with a display and some buttons.

Questions:

what does "MID" stand...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-23-2002, 08:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,460
Posted By The Jake
This exact info is listed in the FAQ. It...

This exact info is listed in the FAQ.

It works pretty well. even on a scratch I had on my door panel in the non-leather area of the panel.

There's another post that I decribe it in better...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-23-2002, 08:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 578
Posted By The Jake
The FAQ here at E46 fanatics notes a mixture of...

The FAQ here at E46 fanatics notes a mixture of shoe polish and Lexol protectant.

At first, I doubted this combination for fixing door panel scuffs. The door panels are mostly non-leather, so I...
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