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Forum: Exterior 11-15-2012, 03:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 640
Posted By VintageJPD
will these fit a facelifted sedan? No problems?

will these fit a facelifted sedan? No problems?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-11-2011, 11:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,710
Posted By VintageJPD
It could be the engine ground strap. Get the car...

It could be the engine ground strap. Get the car up on some ramps - remove the underpanel (shroud) with a large Phillips screwdriver. The strap will be a small thick black cable on the passenger...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-05-2011, 10:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,990
Posted By VintageJPD
I realize this is an ancient thread --- but did...

I realize this is an ancient thread --- but did we ever get pics from that diy, OP? Long shot but worth a try -- I was just curious
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-05-2011, 09:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,446
Posted By VintageJPD
I use Zaino leather cleaner and the leather...

I use Zaino leather cleaner and the leather conditioner --- I've been quite happy with it.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-31-2011, 06:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,895
Posted By VintageJPD
That sure as can be sounds like a VANOS seal...

That sure as can be sounds like a VANOS seal failure. Search VANOS and check the Besian systems website for upgraded seals and a very detailed diy.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-30-2011, 11:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,921
Posted By VintageJPD
Hey man - sorry to hear about the headaches. I...

Hey man - sorry to hear about the headaches. I had similar problems so I'll just offer my $0.02.

I wouldn't be so quick to call it a BSD issue or a DME problem. A few things to check first. ...
Forum: Lighting Forum 03-26-2011, 05:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 712
Posted By VintageJPD
Hey thanks for the responses guys. I must say I...

Hey thanks for the responses guys. I must say I knew someone was going to say "get rid of the aftermarket garbage" or something to that effect. Why even post that response?

Anyway -- I don't...
Forum: Lighting Forum 03-25-2011, 11:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 712
Posted By VintageJPD
Odd Problem with bi-xenon diy

Ok so to make it short - I have a 2005 325i Sedan with the bi-xenon headlights (stock) with auto-leveling. About a month ago the passenger side light went out completely. I tried swapping stuff to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-21-2011, 02:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,705
Posted By VintageJPD
Oil filter housing gasket -- same thing that...

Oil filter housing gasket -- same thing that happened to me (and a lot of others on this forum).
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-21-2011, 02:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 700
Posted By VintageJPD
IS the blower working? If so -- then check the...

IS the blower working? If so -- then check the compressor. Doesn't sound fun though, man. Let us know what you find.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-18-2011, 01:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,389
Posted By VintageJPD
+1 Oil Filter Housing Gasket main culprit. ...

+1

Oil Filter Housing Gasket main culprit. I had to replace mine and I have a 2005. At least you know where to start looking!
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-16-2011, 06:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 662
Posted By VintageJPD
Hey man - sorry to hear you're having problems. ...

Hey man - sorry to hear you're having problems.

IMHO I don't think that the auto-leveling feature of your lights has anything to do with the reason they are not lighting. That sounds like it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-10-2011, 01:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,195
Posted By VintageJPD
hmmm alright try this before you go. Hold...

hmmm alright try this before you go.

Hold the left Cluster Stick (the one that resets your trip meter) for 4 or 5 seconds untill it says test.

Press the same stick in until it reads 19 and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-09-2011, 05:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,195
Posted By VintageJPD
Hey man. Sorry to hear about that. I'm no...

Hey man. Sorry to hear about that. I'm no expert so take this with a grain of salt.

1) Press and hold the dsc button on your center console for 5 seconds. See if the lights go off -- if not...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-19-2010, 11:30 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,439
Posted By VintageJPD
Hey guys - I know this is ridiculous but I think...

Hey guys - I know this is ridiculous but I think I figured out a solution.

Basically I put felt tape (or the other side of velcro is good I guess) in between the plastic pieces on the side of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-19-2010, 02:44 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,439
Posted By VintageJPD
I'm bringing back this old thread -- same problem...

I'm bringing back this old thread -- same problem lol
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-17-2010, 12:42 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 31,111
Posted By VintageJPD
Update - Lights still flicker with the same...

Update - Lights still flicker with the same symptoms noted above. I found something usual -- the interior lights flicker as well but EVER so slightly. I thought for a second that it could be the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-22-2010, 08:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,600
Posted By VintageJPD
I think that I'm going to attempt this very soon....

I think that I'm going to attempt this very soon. When I do I'll put up a DIY. Not that it helps you -- I see you posted this in January lol
Forum: Lighting Forum 08-18-2010, 01:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,335
Posted By VintageJPD
bump

bump
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-18-2010, 01:52 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 31,111
Posted By VintageJPD
Hey guys - I had the same problem and did the...

Hey guys - I had the same problem and did the tail ground fix last night. Seems that the lights haven't flickered anymore but I'm still crossing my fingers as well. Thanks for all the input and I...
Forum: Lighting Forum 08-15-2010, 10:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,335
Posted By VintageJPD
Hey thanks for your input man. I really...

Hey thanks for your input man. I really appreciate that. You think you could post back when you put them in maybe with a photo or something. Let me know if you get a lamp out warnings or anything....
Forum: Lighting Forum 08-15-2010, 04:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,335
Posted By VintageJPD
55W HID in Stock Bi-Xenon Housing?

Ok guys I've been looking around the forums and haven't gotten a straight answer thus far -- maybe one of you can help me out or point me in the right direction. Lately I've been on this kick that...
Forum: Mid Atlantic 10-26-2009, 01:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 588
Posted By VintageJPD
I have some if you're still looking .. oem bmw...

I have some if you're still looking .. oem bmw 16" "mesh" styling. I'll give you pics and part numbers if you want.
Forum: Suspension and Braking 08-30-2009, 02:11 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,169
Posted By VintageJPD
PM me price and willing to ship to 70810? Thanks

PM me price and willing to ship to 70810? Thanks
Forum: Suspension and Braking 06-08-2009, 11:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 511
Posted By VintageJPD
bump

bump
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