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Forum: E46 Convertible Yesterday, 07:24 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,396
Posted By pppham
Got home from work yesterday, hard wires the old...

Got home from work yesterday, hard wires the old one to the battery - no light (as I suspected). hard wires the new one - and there is no light (oh crap!) Now what? Further inspection of all...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-17-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,957
Posted By pppham
Forgot to ask. I got the Autel AL619. It can...

Forgot to ask. I got the Autel AL619. It can read and reset SRS/ABS for my disco and benz, but will not communicate with my 330cic? Anyone got one and know it works with BMW?
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-17-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,957
Posted By pppham
Got the letter today. My airbag light is on for...

Got the letter today. My airbag light is on for weeks now. Wonder what they can find and how much it will cost to fix once I bring the car in for this recall?
Forum: E46 Convertible 09-17-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,396
Posted By pppham
Yes, fuse is good.

Yes, fuse is good.
Forum: E46 Convertible 09-17-2014, 11:08 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,396
Posted By pppham
I will try to hard wire it today. It just bugged...

I will try to hard wire it today. It just bugged the crap out of me why both were bad. With eng. is on, I have tested the accessory wire and got 14v in the fuse box in front of driver side. I have...
Forum: E46 Convertible 09-17-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,396
Posted By pppham
I am not sure if this is the right place to post....

I am not sure if this is the right place to post. Anyway, I installed the AE on my 330 CIC for couple years now. Took the vert in for service due to the roof top recently. Got the car back and now...
Forum: E46 Convertible 09-17-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 420
Posted By pppham
Lofty2k14, any good news?

Lofty2k14, any good news?
Forum: E46 Convertible 09-08-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 420
Posted By pppham
Yes. PS don't get me wrong. It was a...

Yes.


PS don't get me wrong. It was a struggle for me. From the beginning, I took to shop for diagnostic and reprogram ($90). Everything is working fine for a week or so. Then the same...
Forum: E46 Convertible 09-08-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 420
Posted By pppham
Yes. Just one plug.

Yes. Just one plug.
Forum: E46 Convertible 09-08-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 363
Posted By pppham
Hi jimbo, look at number 9 and 10 in the link...

Hi jimbo, look at number 9 and 10 in the link below. If this is the one (make sure to order insert rod and tesion spring if you dont have one). Changing them is very easy.
...
Forum: E46 Convertible 09-08-2014, 07:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 420
Posted By pppham
Mine is very similiar situation like your. ...

Mine is very similiar situation like your. Flickering, sometime just black screen, BMW appeared on the screen, no sound, no radio etc.... at the same time, my top is not working turn signal is...
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-22-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 36,525
Posted By pppham
So, I went to the shop yesterday, the indy told...

So, I went to the shop yesterday, the indy told me even with the new motor the top still is working slowly. Meaning the top will go up/down sporatically. I am very confused now. Is this sync...
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-14-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 36,525
Posted By pppham
I have same symptoms like this post (at the same...

I have same symptoms like this post (at the same time my signal outside is working but no blinker on the dashboard. radio head unit is not working). Didn't have time and decided to take to the indy....
Forum: E46 Convertible 02-06-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,310
Posted By pppham
Forgot. I still have the original GM for this...

Forgot. I still have the original GM for this car if anyone needed?
Forum: E46 Convertible 02-06-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,310
Posted By pppham
Well, good news. I drop off the car at a local...

Well, good news. I drop off the car at a local BMW shop in town yesterday. Told them about the problems stated in the thread. All they did was reprogram the software. Pick up the car today,...
Forum: E46 Convertible 02-03-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,310
Posted By pppham
Sorry to mention the other used GM5 is connected...

Sorry to mention the other used GM5 is connected not my old one.
Forum: E46 Convertible 02-03-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,310
Posted By pppham
So, I disconnected both + and - cables from the...

So, I disconnected both + and - cables from the battery and let it sat overnight. Also, pulled fuses off from items currently are not working. Got everything back, all are working except for the...
Forum: E46 Convertible 02-01-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,310
Posted By pppham
Well, just now getting to swap out the GM. My 01...

Well, just now getting to swap out the GM. My 01 330CiC similar situation. Working: PW, wiper, signal, and radio. Not working: Central lock, interior lights, and key FOB. Replaced it today. Now -...
Forum: E46 Convertible 07-29-2013, 09:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,310
Posted By pppham
Thank you so much 2000bimmer. I will have it...

Thank you so much 2000bimmer. I will have it replace in next month and will update everyone.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-18-2013, 01:58 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 25,101
Posted By pppham
I forgot to mention (read somewhere on the forum)...

I forgot to mention (read somewhere on the forum) === "....toggle your current key off with PA Soft, then turn the car off, then go back in and toggle the key back on. What do you have to loose?? I...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-18-2013, 01:51 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 25,101
Posted By pppham
Hi Big 5, did you post this EWS debacle in...

Hi Big 5, did you post this EWS debacle in another forum? There are two gurus Joyi5m and Phantom are very knowledgeable on this subject. Sorry, could not remember which forum?
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-18-2013, 11:19 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 25,101
Posted By pppham
Hi Big 5, check this link out from RPM motorsport...

Hi Big 5, check this link out from RPM motorsport http://www.rmsonlinestore.com/BMW-EWS-Complete-Kit_c10.htm
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-18-2013, 10:17 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 25,101
Posted By pppham
Ok, try this link. ...

Ok, try this link. http://s1355.photobucket.com/user/pppham40/media/Workingkey_zpsc3cb1af6.jpg.html?filters[user]=134984654&filters[recent]=1&sort=1&o=0.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-18-2013, 10:06 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 25,101
Posted By pppham
Big 5, forgot to ask! About my 740iL seized - I...

Big 5, forgot to ask! About my 740iL seized - I did not get any indication about oil pressure or low level oil on the cluster at all. Prior to this seized, all I have were multiple missed fires...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-18-2013, 09:58 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 25,101
Posted By pppham
NumbaonewB/Big 5, I am out of your league. You...

NumbaonewB/Big 5, I am out of your league. You guys are talking about the stuff that I can related but have no knowledge of the how. I am a computer Eng. by trait, but still don't know about this...
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