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Forum: Complete Cars 08-18-2008, 01:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,995
Posted By Yabu
snikwad wrote: "Wow, mine must be worth...

snikwad wrote:

"Wow, mine must be worth about the same then.
Tell me, how do you like the diff swap with the shark? What rpm do you turn at at say 70mph in 5th? Is it way busier on the hwy?"

Forum: Complete Cars 08-18-2008, 12:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,995
Posted By Yabu
Added Pics

Hmm, my pics didn't get included in my previous posts. I'm adding them here.

Forum: Complete Cars 08-18-2008, 12:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,995
Posted By Yabu
Post FS: 1999 Silver 328i 155Kmiles, Asking $10K for $10K of Mods

General Description
For Sale: 1999 4-door 328I (E46) 5-speed manual with diff swap
Luxury and Sport Package (Xenon headlights, dual power seats, sunroof, heated mirrors, sport steering wheel,...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-11-2008, 12:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 790
Posted By Yabu
Thumbs Up Unplugging works for me

I have had this problem and found that it can be temporariliy resolved by unplugging and plugging the CD changer again. This means you have to pull the trunk wall liner out and unplug the unit and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-04-2006, 11:51 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,589
Posted By Yabu
Lightbulb Suspect it is not sub-frame damag

Folks, just the thread I was looking for! I think I may have found the source of the problem, but still working the solution.

First of all, let me specify that I get a creaking sound like a door...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-10-2006, 02:23 PM
Replies: 341
Views: 58,735
Posted By Yabu
Gave up

Folks, I was told that a software upgrade would fix the problem, but hesitated because it would cause my shark injector not to work. Well, dealer did it due to a misunderstanding and for other...
Forum: California 12-26-2005, 11:00 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 3,136
Posted By Yabu
Yabu here. Count me in. 1. Bimmerblvd...

Yabu here. Count me in.

1. Bimmerblvd (sponsor/vendor)
2. Eric BMW
3. m3mobbin
4. cheechthechi (bimmerforums)
5. BaLLzack (bimmerforums)
6. hpirs4n (m3forum)
7. lkwd318ti (bimmerforums)
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-22-2005, 02:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 541
Posted By Yabu
Lightbulb Me too - scrape it off

Yup, same thing happened to mine. I have a 1999 328i. Additionally, the interior hump just around the emergency brake also started peeling too. I ended up scraping/rubbing the rubber off. It...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-22-2005, 10:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,176
Posted By Yabu
Another vote against igniters.

I have all of the above (Conforti Shark Injector, 3.46 diff, Racing Dynamics muffler, and Plasma Igniters with Denso Iridium spark plugs) in my car. I can affirm for a fact that the 3.46 diff and...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-05-2005, 08:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 876
Posted By Yabu


You rock! Thanks for the quick and abundant reply! I love this forum.

Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-05-2005, 02:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 876
Posted By Yabu
Question What wavelength is the interior orange color?

Would anyone know what orange color (wavelength units) BMW uses for its interior LEDs? I want to add some more LEDs to further illuminate my interior, but most standard orange-colored LEDs on the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-09-2004, 11:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 890
Posted By Yabu
Thumbs down Luxeon is not that bright

Great minds think alike. I found that this road is not worth going down. I went to the website below and found that in the FAQ section, there is a formula which converts lumens to candelas. After...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-27-2004, 02:12 AM
Replies: 341
Views: 58,735
Posted By Yabu
Unhappy 1999 328i also has idle problems

Same problems here with my 1999 model. Happens when temps fall below 55 degress at night, rare here in Southern California. Car has problems for the first minute or so then runs fine, but idle will...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 07-08-2004, 11:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,173
Posted By Yabu
One data point

Not sure what your set up is, but here is a data point to consider. I am running 235x35x19 on 19x9 Breyton rims with KW Coilovers. I also have 5 mm spacers all around and I do not rub. I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-08-2004, 11:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 788
Posted By Yabu
Lightbulb Engine stall: EML, DSC, and SES all on

My 1999 328i stalled on the freeway today while driving at normal speed. The effect was something akin to bad air/fuel ratio. I had no power every time I started the engine and the engine...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-22-2004, 03:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,018
Posted By Yabu
Question Aside from the part number, does anyone know how...

Aside from the part number, does anyone know how to take the AC controls out? I pulled the trim off the dashboard, then the radio, by removing some screws. From there, I can see the top of the AC...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-16-2003, 05:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,460
Posted By Yabu
Not bad

Put some on my 328 and do feel the power on the low-end and mid-range only. Works great for me because I'm a bolt-on DIY kind of guy and I am close to running out of bolt-on mods do put on. I've...
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