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Forum: E46 Convertible 05-30-2013, 08:47 PM
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Posted By socalragtop
I didn't find the part at any of my local stores...

I didn't find the part at any of my local stores here in ca. I ordered it from ebay for $65 oem. Took maybe an hour to fix when I followed the video. I had to apply a good amount of pressure pulling...
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-30-2013, 03:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 591
Posted By socalragtop
The glovebox needs to be removed but technically...

The glovebox needs to be removed but technically it's behind the center console. It's relatively easy to change just kinda tight getting in there. I found a video on you tube that gives a walk...
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-20-2013, 05:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 591
Posted By socalragtop
Fixed and working perfectly again. FSR was pretty...

Fixed and working perfectly again. FSR was pretty easy to change. Thanks to all.
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-04-2013, 06:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 591
Posted By socalragtop
Ordered one it will be here on tuesday. we'll see

Ordered one it will be here on tuesday. we'll see
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-03-2013, 02:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 591
Posted By socalragtop
Question Still need the AC

2001 330ci ragtop... My AC blew freezing forever suddenly two days ago nothing. I get the AC light and I see the fan indicator go up but no blowing. I check that the compressor goes on and off from...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-25-2013, 12:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 268
Posted By socalragtop
Open to offers. I put on craigslist locally for...

Open to offers. I put on craigslist locally for $400 obo. Need em out of my garage. Thanks for asking.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-24-2013, 04:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 268
Posted By socalragtop
325ci 17" chrome wheels

For Sale make an offer. A little rash on them. Two tires have some life left two are dead. Thanks.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-20-2013, 08:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 634
Posted By socalragtop
I got your response as I was on my way back to...

I got your response as I was on my way back to Pep Boys. THANKS. I was able to trade the 49 for a 94. The 94 was about $60 more but they did an even trade. The 94r fit perfectly. Another problem...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-19-2013, 08:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 634
Posted By socalragtop
Just bought a Bosch 49-850B at Pep Boys and it...

Just bought a Bosch 49-850B at Pep Boys and it sure doesn't fit in my 2001 330ci... Am I missing something? Thanks for any input.
Forum: E46 Convertible 02-02-2013, 08:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 912
Posted By socalragtop
The first time I put it down manually it closed...

The first time I put it down manually it closed with the button but didn't latch. Now neither button does anything. The red light is still flashing.
Forum: E46 Convertible 02-02-2013, 07:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 912
Posted By socalragtop
Could that be enough to mess up the top...

Could that be enough to mess up the top sequencing? Can you see where it connects? Thanks.
Forum: E46 Convertible 02-02-2013, 06:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 912
Posted By socalragtop
I did more checking and tested all the...

I did more checking and tested all the connections at the cvm plug as per another thread here. All tested good continuity. I did find the casing on the green/white wire was split so I spliced it...
Forum: E46 Convertible 02-02-2013, 04:39 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 26,240
Posted By socalragtop
First thanks for an awesome thread. I tested all...

First thanks for an awesome thread. I tested all the pairs and triples and found continuity on all. Any suggestions for what to check next? Thanks.
Forum: E46 Convertible 02-01-2013, 10:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 912
Posted By socalragtop
Would that be caused by a faulty latch? I did...

Would that be caused by a faulty latch? I did find the broken wire... I also saw another post on here where the guy found a broken wire under the trunk lining... All the other wires seemed ok
Forum: E46 Convertible 02-01-2013, 09:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 912
Posted By socalragtop
Makes sense but the trunk didnt work even when...

Makes sense but the trunk didnt work even when the top was working. When I went to buy the car the top wouldnt go up when the guy put it down. He said the trunk wasnt fully closed opened it and...
Forum: E46 Convertible 02-01-2013, 12:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 912
Posted By socalragtop
I was in there today. There are three gears and...

I was in there today. There are three gears and what looks like a little sensor. I was able to lock and unlock the cover using the Allen key. I saw no movement when I pushed the up and down switches....
Forum: E46 Convertible 01-31-2013, 06:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 912
Posted By socalragtop
Thanks it worked. I was able to manually retract...

Thanks it worked. I was able to manually retract the roof but the cover would not lock on its own. I could lock it with the allen key under the back seat. Next I was able to close the top with the...
Forum: E46 Convertible 01-31-2013, 09:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 912
Posted By socalragtop
Another top problem

I just got my car a couple weeks ago. It's a 2002 352ci convertible. Everything was working fine with the top until a few days ago. It went down and wouldn't go back up. My wife reported she heard a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-29-2013, 09:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 582
Posted By socalragtop
huh?

huh?
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-29-2013, 04:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 582
Posted By socalragtop
I seem to have the same problem here. My trunk...

I seem to have the same problem here. My trunk lock cylinder is in the horizontal position. I tried to turn it back but it won't go. Is there something I'm not doing correctly to get it back to auto...
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