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Forum: General E46 Forum 12-17-2002, 12:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 946
Posted By theJrod
I bought my first BMW (X5 4.4i) at 20 years old. ...

I bought my first BMW (X5 4.4i) at 20 years old. I always got a loaner. I had that thing in for service about 6-8 times in 55,000 miles, and they always had a car for me (I always made an...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-25-2002, 10:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 461
Posted By theJrod
I'm not sure if Dinan has even released anything....

I'm not sure if Dinan has even released anything. As far as I know, my friend ordered a set for his SMG M3 for shipment whenever they became available. A set came in, but the shop said they...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-25-2002, 10:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 716
Posted By theJrod
Thanks for the input. I think I'll have my...

Thanks for the input.

I think I'll have my friend get the Bilsteins for his M3 (they're not for my 330i).

I have yet to see any real evidence that the PSS9s are in any way a bad product, when...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-22-2002, 02:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 716
Posted By theJrod
Ok, So what's the difference between the 4...

Ok,
So what's the difference between the 4 sets?

H&Rs are kinda out of the picture, since they don't have damping adjustability, and some have said they are rather stiff.

Ride quality is very...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-22-2002, 01:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 461
Posted By theJrod
Anyone out there have sways on an SMG M3 yet? ...

Anyone out there have sways on an SMG M3 yet?

It just seems a bit odd that the sways would be different.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-22-2002, 01:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 716
Posted By theJrod
M3 coilover options

What coilover sets are currently available for the e46 M3? Which set is most highly recommended?

I've seen some negative stuff about the Bilsteins, but also a lot of positive things. Are they...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-22-2002, 01:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 634
Posted By theJrod
My dealer (Bellevue BMW) had a nice black 2000 M5...

My dealer (Bellevue BMW) had a nice black 2000 M5 with about 21k miles. Had Dinan intake and exhaust. I think they were asking 55,000 for it. It came with the full CPO warranty, up to 100k miles. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-22-2002, 12:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 461
Posted By theJrod
M3: Different sway bars for 6sp and SMG?

A friend of mine just ordered a set of Dinan sways for his 02 M3 SMG. Once they arrived, the shop said they were meant for the 6-speed M3, not the SMG. They say the SMG takes a different bar, and...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-29-2002, 10:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 812
Posted By theJrod
I just test-drove a new Ram last night. It was...

I just test-drove a new Ram last night. It was a 2500, quad cab short bed with the Hemi engine. That thing moves!!!
Forum: The Showroom 10-24-2002, 11:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 864
Posted By theJrod
What do you use to tow the boat? Thinking about...

What do you use to tow the boat? Thinking about getting a truck, need some opinions.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-22-2002, 05:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 708
Posted By theJrod
Most people probably wouldn't be able to tell the...

Most people probably wouldn't be able to tell the difference between high quality speaker wire and stock BMW speaker wire. For front speakers that are probably getting only 50-100 watts, stock wire...
Forum: For Sale, For Trade or Wanting to Buy 10-18-2002, 11:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 575
Posted By theJrod
You just made my week. Thanks

You just made my week.

Thanks
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-18-2002, 11:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 458
Posted By theJrod
To add to my original post: A lot of dealers...

To add to my original post:

A lot of dealers are pushing this as one of those after-sale items you can buy. They claim that teflon on your paint works like a good coat of wax, but never wears...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-18-2002, 11:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 458
Posted By theJrod
NO. Teflon must be baked on to a surface at...

NO.

Teflon must be baked on to a surface at several hundred degrees.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-18-2002, 10:58 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,911
Posted By theJrod
Hey Redmond crew, We should all get together...

Hey Redmond crew,
We should all get together and do lunch some day. I work near Redmond Town Center.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-16-2002, 05:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,313
Posted By theJrod
7000? Do you mean the DVH-P7000 ? That unit is...

7000? Do you mean the DVH-P7000 ? That unit is just an indash DVD player - no screen. The AVX-P7300DVD has a screen and a DVD player, and the AVX-7300 has screen but only plays CDs.

The...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-16-2002, 02:40 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,313
Posted By theJrod
Ok, that's your opinion. I looked at them...

Ok, that's your opinion.

I looked at them all, playing the same movie (Monsters Inc.) when I made my decision. Panasonic had decent pic quality, Pioneer was just ok, Kenwood was great, as was...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-16-2002, 02:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 774
Posted By theJrod
I have not experienced any problems w/ my...

I have not experienced any problems w/ my Kenwood, and the picture quality is top notch when compared to other makes.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-15-2002, 03:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,313
Posted By theJrod
They're all good. Go to Crutchfield and browse...

They're all good.
Go to Crutchfield and browse the different models. They all offer different features/options at different prices.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-14-2002, 04:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 823
Posted By theJrod
$1500 to $2000 for just a nav system - monitors...

$1500 to $2000 for just a nav system - monitors are not always included, either. This does not include any indash reciever/tuner/cd/dvd player. For a full touch-screen system that includes all...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-11-2002, 04:48 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,970
Posted By theJrod
I just can't buy a luxury car and get a stripper....

I just can't buy a luxury car and get a stripper. There are certain options I just can't live without.

Shown in black are the options I can't live without, on any model (if only they were...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-11-2002, 02:31 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,696
Posted By theJrod
I saw a dk green w/ cinnamon at my dealership. ...

I saw a dk green w/ cinnamon at my dealership. It looked really cool. I've also seen several Orient blue M3s there, not sure why that color is so popular on the M3.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-11-2002, 02:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 774
Posted By theJrod
Yes, very similar to navigating DVD menus. Only...

Yes, very similar to navigating DVD menus. Only on the radio, there is a screen with "buttons" on it, buttons for seek/scan, presets, volumer, etc. Just press the screen where that "button" is.
...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-11-2002, 01:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,697
Posted By theJrod
Those are the mids. The tweeters are located at...

Those are the mids. The tweeters are located at the base of the A pillar
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-11-2002, 12:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 515
Posted By theJrod
Do whatever sounds better to you. Crossed...

Do whatever sounds better to you.

Crossed over correctly, the stock subs might have some good mid-bass.
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