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Forum: Lighting Forum 01-29-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 191
Posted By kplaten
Question Looking for one stop LED lighting shop

I have a E46 facelift convertible and I'm looking to buy the following:
- LED Angel Eye kit
- LED interior light package
- LED front turn signals (NOT side markers)
- LED backup lights
- LED...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-29-2014, 07:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 418
Posted By kplaten
Who has the GROM BT3-BMWS, DICE Mediabridge or...

Who has the GROM BT3-BMWS, DICE Mediabridge or something with a similar functionality? Opinions on the best setup using a stock radio (I don't like the look of the aftermarket units)?
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-16-2014, 05:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 418
Posted By kplaten
Thanks, I looked at it but I'd prefer more of a...

Thanks, I looked at it but I'd prefer more of a plug&play solution.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-14-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 614
Posted By kplaten
I have the Pioneer TS-A1375R as part of my audio...

I have the Pioneer TS-A1375R as part of my audio setup in my Fiero (http://www.yellowfiero.com/) and I like them. Bass is not great but I have a separate subwoofer so I didn't mind.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-14-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 418
Posted By kplaten
Best solution for streaming music from Android phone?

I've been searching and reading to find the best solutions to stream music (mostly Pandora) from my Andoid phone via Bluetooth. I also want a possibility to charge the phone if needed (USB). Control...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 12-29-2013, 11:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 285
Posted By kplaten
Thanks for the helpful comment :hmm: Can...

Thanks for the helpful comment :hmm:

Can anybody offer any insight as to which model 3-Series those rear pads fit? I suspect E90 but would like to confirm.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-29-2013, 11:39 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 720
Posted By kplaten
And I was already thinking that it would explode...

And I was already thinking that it would explode at any moment! NOT! :D

I usually change oil twice a year and as we don't drive the car a lot that usually means every 3-5000 miles. I will switch...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 12-28-2013, 11:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 285
Posted By kplaten
Brakemotive (http://stores.ebay.com/brakemotive/)...

Brakemotive (http://stores.ebay.com/brakemotive/)

I can't just return the items to them as they would send me replacements but I purchased the correct rear pads separately as the car was already...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-28-2013, 11:12 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 720
Posted By kplaten
No, it was actually a shop that did the oil...

No, it was actually a shop that did the oil change, I just didn't specify it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-28-2013, 07:38 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 720
Posted By kplaten
Just discovered that the shop forgot to put the...

Just discovered that the shop forgot to put the oil dipstick back in. :tsk:

Would that cause the smoke at startup?
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2013, 09:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 720
Posted By kplaten
Mobil1 synthetic ...

Mobil1 synthetic

http://www.mobiloil.com/USA-English/MotorOil/Oils/Mobil_1_5W-30.aspx
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2013, 07:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 720
Posted By kplaten
White smoke after oil change and coolant top-off

I did an oil/filter change today (7 qts 5w30) and topped off the coolant as it was a bit low. Now I get white smoke from the tailpipe for a few seconds after the engine has been off for a while. If I...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 12-27-2013, 05:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 285
Posted By kplaten
Don't know, it only says POWER STOP 18/09/13 on...

Don't know, it only says POWER STOP 18/09/13 on the pads
Forum: Suspension & Braking 12-27-2013, 04:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 285
Posted By kplaten
Need help identifying rear brake pads (picture)

I bought a brake package (front and rear rotors and pads) but the rear pads didn't fit (the clips that go into the caliper are the wrong size). All other parts of the package fit perfectly.

I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-13-2013, 12:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 171
Posted By kplaten
Great, ordered one.

Great, ordered one.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-13-2013, 07:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 171
Posted By kplaten
Help identifying and finding part

I noticed that this access hatch/window below the engine was missing in my 2004 325Ci convertible:

http://www.ppptraining.com/CAM00545%20(Small).jpg

WHat is this part called and where can I get...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 11-08-2012, 08:17 AM
Replies: 545
Views: 175,373
Posted By kplaten
18" E9x M3 replica wheels.

18" E9x M3 replica wheels.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 11-07-2012, 12:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,210
Posted By kplaten
I bought them off eBay, not this seller but...

I bought them off eBay, not this seller but similar:
...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 11-05-2012, 03:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,210
Posted By kplaten
Attached some more pix. I love the setup, looks...

Attached some more pix. I love the setup, looks awesome. Yes, stock sport suspension. No rubbing whatsoever.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 05-02-2012, 08:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,487
Posted By kplaten
Bump!

Bump!
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-30-2012, 05:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,487
Posted By kplaten
Bump!

Bump!
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-29-2012, 06:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,487
Posted By kplaten
More pix.

More pix.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-29-2012, 06:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,487
Posted By kplaten
FS: BMW E46 3-Series OEM 17" wheels (#59430) with 225/45 Nexen N3000 tires

I'm selling four BMW E46 3-Series 17" wheels (OEM #59430) with 225/45ZR17 Nexen N3000 tires from my 2004 325Ci convertible (sport package). The wheels look very nice, have some curb rash but no...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-25-2012, 05:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,210
Posted By kplaten
I've had the new wheels installed today (E9x M3...

I've had the new wheels installed today (E9x M3 replica, staggered 18x8 front and 18x9 back) and put 225/40R18 and 255/35R18 tires on them. Looks great, I'm very happy! Thanks for the help to the...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-18-2012, 08:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,210
Posted By kplaten
Thanks!

Thanks!
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