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Forum: Australia 07-10-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 267
Posted By Commando
I'll take the badge Thanks.

I'll take the badge Thanks.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-01-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,229
Posted By Commando
I would be check the crown - pinion set-up....

I would be check the crown - pinion set-up. Something may have shifted or the pre-load on the bearings may have been set wrong. As you already know the bearings can be replaced. Crown and pinions in...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-01-2014, 04:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,229
Posted By Commando
Yes the diff crown and pinion can be adjusted....

Yes the diff crown and pinion can be adjusted. However this is normally not required once the diff is built and begs the question where did the play come from. Perhaps bearings if you are lucky or...
Forum: Australia 06-25-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 278
Posted By Commando
Welcome to here. My first piece of advice is...

Welcome to here.

My first piece of advice is don't believe everything you read.

I have a 325Ci and changed to HID's. It's a one way street. You won't want filament globes again. HID are a LOT...
Forum: Australia 06-20-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 234
Posted By Commando
Hang on to your original halogens if you are...

Hang on to your original halogens if you are paranoid. Then you can swap back if needed. I retrofitted FXR's they worked well. nobody thought they were not OE.
Forum: Australia 06-20-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 632
Posted By Commando
I ran Koni adjustable coilovers with M3 top caps...

I ran Koni adjustable coilovers with M3 top caps at the front in my 325Ci. This did a LOT more than lower the eyebrows. Significant changes to steering and cornering. More fun but it made me realise...
Forum: Australia 06-19-2014, 09:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 693
Posted By Commando
Hi mate, Does it come with the sub-woofer...

Hi mate,

Does it come with the sub-woofer button etc?

Cheers,
Rob
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-21-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 694
Posted By Commando
Ok my M also runs, albeit badly without the MAF...

Ok my M also runs, albeit badly without the MAF connected. However with my spare MAF sensor the car runs the same so you may be onto something there. You are probably looking in the right area with...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-21-2014, 12:26 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 694
Posted By Commando
The hose clamps holding the air filter plenum...

The hose clamps holding the air filter plenum onto the throttle bodies can foul the throttle actuators. Or possibly the throttle plates are not synchronised. The first can cause the EML warning and...
Forum: Australia 05-16-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 415
Posted By Commando
I've fitted the 75mm FX3 into coupe headlights...

I've fitted the 75mm FX3 into coupe headlights without issue. I read somewhere the reflectors are the same as used in a sedan so it should be good also. Shrouds fit without an issue too but need to...
Forum: Australia 05-14-2014, 04:05 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,733
Posted By Commando
Oops!!!?!?*.* sorry A.

Oops!!!?!?*.*

sorry A.
Forum: Australia 05-14-2014, 04:05 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,733
Posted By Commando
Oops!!!?!?*.* sorry A.

Oops!!!?!?*.*

sorry A.
Forum: Australia 05-14-2014, 01:32 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,733
Posted By Commando
Remember if you shop internationally the key...

Remember if you shop internationally the key operated lock is in the drivers door.

These items are about 159 new. Shmiedmans? If you are having remote lock/unlock issues I'd recommend using new...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-12-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 576
Posted By Commando
Good that you have the OE electronics. The heat...

Good that you have the OE electronics. The heat dissipated in the headlight will not increase so The angel eyes should be fine. The FXR encloses the bulb more than the originals causing the body of...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-10-2014, 11:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 177
Posted By Commando
Hi Thanks for your reply. Australian FM is...

Hi Thanks for your reply.

Australian FM is odd frequencies hence the Canada settings working for me. The AM is the problem (albeit a small problem) with Canada settings.

The regional settings...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-09-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 478
Posted By Commando
Its the GM5 relays. Easy to DIY.

Its the GM5 relays. Easy to DIY.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-09-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 576
Posted By Commando
When I did this 3"FXR conversion with halo lights...

When I did this 3"FXR conversion with halo lights the end results were excellent although the sharp cutoff (clear lenses) leaves you seemingly in total darkness above the line. Also establishing the...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-09-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 177
Posted By Commando
BM53 Radio not AUTOTUNING.

I have an 03 with OE widescreen, MKIV Nav, not HK, TV from the factory.
I live in OCE (Aust)
With the radio region set to OCE it will do NAV and AM radio but will not find a single FM station when...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-04-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 247
Posted By Commando
The voltage regulator sometimes called just...

The voltage regulator sometimes called just regulator is a part inside the alternator. If you installed a new alternator which includes the voltage regulator and the same symptoms are present I'd be...
Forum: Australia 03-28-2014, 04:09 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,891
Posted By Commando
Shook - he ripped me off a couple of hundred on...

Shook - he ripped me off a couple of hundred on some gear I paid for and he mistakenly sent it to his mother. Right.
Forum: Australia 03-27-2014, 02:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 466
Posted By Commando
Definitely what he said. I read somewhere that if...

Definitely what he said. I read somewhere that if you push the key buttons more than 60? times the rolling code business loses track and the key needs to be re-initialised.

Spare diamond keys can...
Forum: Australia 03-12-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 363
Posted By Commando
The S54 tool is easy enough to make. You may want...

The S54 tool is easy enough to make. You may want the crank locking pin too.
Forum: Australia 03-12-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 483
Posted By Commando
That sure is a cheap knob...

That sure is a cheap knob...
Forum: Australia 03-01-2014, 10:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 671
Posted By Commando
Ok seems you do have TV but I don't see the Nav...

Ok seems you do have TV but I don't see the Nav which is either a CD drive (mk III) or DVD drive (mk IV). It lives under the 6 stacker where that pocket thing is now.

I believe these Nav drives...
Forum: Australia 03-01-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 671
Posted By Commando
The first thing you need to do is work out what...

The first thing you need to do is work out what you already have.

Fix up your speakers. Don't forget analogue TV is not much use here. Reverse cam can be done if you have TV.

Keep reading.
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