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Forum: Interior 12-23-2013, 10:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 850
Posted By jcarpfishman
$80 shipped to 45434 and it's a deal.

$80 shipped to 45434 and it's a deal.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-26-2013, 10:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 826
Posted By jcarpfishman
What are the chances that you have the ski-pass...

What are the chances that you have the ski-pass cassette and bag? Or did you actually have to knock out the metal yourself?
Forum: Suspension and Braking 05-21-2013, 11:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 328
Posted By jcarpfishman
I would hope they are settled by now! :rofl: ...

I would hope they are settled by now! :rofl:

Since they need to get coated to look awesome again, how does $100 plus shipping sound? If you have the supplies to powder coat or know someone that...
Forum: Suspension and Braking 05-21-2013, 07:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 328
Posted By jcarpfishman
I am assuming you need H&R #29383 for the xi,...

I am assuming you need H&R #29383 for the xi, yes?

I have a set that I bought used from another forum member... you would probably want to get them powder coated (that was my plan with them), as...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-05-2013, 12:54 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 6,509
Posted By jcarpfishman
This is tempting! My front bumper and hood look...

This is tempting! My front bumper and hood look terrible from rock chips, rust (hood), etc. This would be a cost effective option for taking care of the bumper finish while adding a new look, then...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-02-2013, 12:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,611
Posted By jcarpfishman
Makes sense. :thumbsup: Not exactly the type of...

Makes sense. :thumbsup: Not exactly the type of item that gets changed frequently, so as long as it's intact, I'd worry about more pressing items. For me, this summer that entails: brakes (front,...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-01-2013, 11:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,611
Posted By jcarpfishman
Kubica: What makes you say the axle is toast...

Kubica: What makes you say the axle is toast because of the threads? Just because of how nasty it looks? It appears as though there is no visible damage to the splines or threads, but cleaning it...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-01-2013, 11:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,611
Posted By jcarpfishman
Wow, how to tell that I spend WAY too much time...

Wow, how to tell that I spend WAY too much time on the forums / looking for parts for my car:

I saw the photo in the above post and recognized it... :hmm: as being posted in a review for the GKN...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-23-2013, 02:56 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,173
Posted By jcarpfishman
I don't think so... if I am not mistaken, the...

I don't think so... if I am not mistaken, the sideload that Sam is talking about is from the fact that instead of just having the strut be solely in compression from the top to bottom, by mounting...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-23-2013, 02:52 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,173
Posted By jcarpfishman
This was the first thing that went through my...

This was the first thing that went through my head and as I was reading the thread, it was the suggestion that I was going to make... but you beat me to it!

To me this is the ideal approach if you...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-11-2013, 04:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 390
Posted By jcarpfishman
No problem, glad to help! :thumbup: If...

No problem, glad to help! :thumbup:

If you're ambitious and handy with a soldering iron, you can do the repair yourself for even cheaper. Scott from that website sells the relays on eBay under...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-11-2013, 10:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 390
Posted By jcarpfishman
More specifically, the relays inside the GM5...

More specifically, the relays inside the GM5 module are more than likely the culprit.

http://www.bmwgm5.com/
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-24-2013, 08:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,136
Posted By jcarpfishman
This is *exactly* why I drilled the threads out...

This is *exactly* why I drilled the threads out on the knuckle and replaced the original bolt with a longer one and a lock nut + Loctite on both of mine! I dealt with this on one knuckle and it took...
Forum: Great Lakes 01-24-2013, 05:13 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,612
Posted By jcarpfishman
Me too! I've been meaning to find one or two...

Me too! I've been meaning to find one or two people around the area for troubleshooting our cars. Sometimes it helps to have another set of eyes on a problem, another car for comparison, or even...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-03-2013, 05:45 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 9,812
Posted By jcarpfishman
No extra cash for this month. If you still have...

No extra cash for this month. If you still have the mirror in February, I will probably take it then.

Thanks for all the quick replies! :)
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-23-2012, 01:03 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 9,812
Posted By jcarpfishman
Any idea of how much you'd be looking to get out...

Any idea of how much you'd be looking to get out of that amp?

And when you say that the mirrors are 'fold-in,' that is manual folding and NOT power folding, correct?
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 11-29-2012, 01:05 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 9,812
Posted By jcarpfishman
I'm definitely interested in a couple of items! ...

I'm definitely interested in a couple of items! I'll update this post as I figure out what I need / can afford as long as they're not already spoken for.

1.) Passenger side mirror assembly - You...
Forum: Interior 11-27-2012, 11:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,319
Posted By jcarpfishman
Cool, thanks! I just wanted to make sure it was...

Cool, thanks! I just wanted to make sure it was the same size as the hole in my rear seat panel (I don't have folding seats, but from some searching, it seems as though this should fit). I've...
Forum: Interior 11-26-2012, 03:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,319
Posted By jcarpfishman
Would you mind sending me a photo or two of the...

Would you mind sending me a photo or two of the ski-pass? Did this come from a sedan, and do you have folding seats?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-26-2012, 03:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 617
Posted By jcarpfishman
I thought it was 'Up, Down, Left, Right, A +...

I thought it was 'Up, Down, Left, Right, A + Start' to engage cruise?

Man, I've been doing it wrong all this time... :rofl:
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2012, 06:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,823
Posted By jcarpfishman
I'm glad to see this is somewhat common, I felt...

I'm glad to see this is somewhat common, I felt like an colossal oaf when I broke mine!

I never actually got around to putting a new one in... that thing broke like a year ago.... :shhh:
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2012, 06:27 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 23,646
Posted By jcarpfishman
Excellent sir, thank you! I applaud your...

Excellent sir, thank you!

I applaud your organizational skills, for I can only assume that to reply with the missing photos within minutes, they must be stellar. :clap:
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2012, 05:49 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 23,646
Posted By jcarpfishman
This is all excellent information, thanks for all...

This is all excellent information, thanks for all of the hard work Nervous, as well as taking the time to show us all the process and results! :bow:

Quick note... your INPA images from Post #3 are...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2012, 05:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,823
Posted By jcarpfishman
http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=ES53...

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=ES53&mospid=47726&btnr=11_2885&hg=11&fg=45

Part #1: 11617545382

Through Pelican it's $89, but according to this thread <...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2012, 12:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,823
Posted By jcarpfishman
If you're careful, you can get it back together...

If you're careful, you can get it back together like ttrinh9 said, to get you by for a little while. Same thing happened to me the night before a long drive home. I sealed the edge up with a little...
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