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Forum: Southwest 11-12-2011, 08:22 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,341
Posted By ecaicedo
Darn! I wish you were in Albuquerque, I need my...

Darn! I wish you were in Albuquerque, I need my alarm activated. Was the software very expensive?
Forum: Southwest 10-05-2011, 10:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 475
Posted By ecaicedo
Thanks for keeping us informed... I'm wondering,...

Thanks for keeping us informed... I'm wondering, do you know how to find out about future opportunities to take laps around the track on stock cars? I live in Albuquerque so I have to do a little...
Forum: Southwest 09-26-2011, 09:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,749
Posted By ecaicedo
be careful

I had the same sticker shock when I first bought my '03 325i. I did research (using BMW's manuals) to find that proper alignment on my car involves placing specific weights at specific locations on...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-08-2011, 10:42 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 145,025
Posted By ecaicedo
Distilled Water Instead?

Just a thought: based on what I know (and I realize I don't do this for a living), you don't want to run tap water through the radiator, as the minerals in the tap water will cause corrosion inside....
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 07-07-2011, 09:16 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,759
Posted By ecaicedo
Sold!

Sold!
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 07-02-2011, 12:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,759
Posted By ecaicedo
Yeap, it's still for sale... however, I looked...

Yeap, it's still for sale... however, I looked at the Pac-Audio application guide and it appears that it won't work on a 2006 X3:
...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 07-01-2011, 07:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,759
Posted By ecaicedo
I used it with an iPod Nano 4th gen... can't...

I used it with an iPod Nano 4th gen... can't tell you for a fact whether it works with other iPods but I'm guessing the answer is yes
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 07-01-2011, 02:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,759
Posted By ecaicedo
I just realized there's a question I never...

I just realized there's a question I never answered. ramtin325i asked whether the unit is aux compatible. I think you're wondering whether the unit has RCA inputs for non-iPod devices. The answer...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 07-01-2011, 02:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,759
Posted By ecaicedo
Thank you for the kind words. I definitely...

Thank you for the kind words. I definitely believe honesty is the best policy. I have found that sending the truth to others comes back to me with bigger blessings :-)

I wish I could give you an...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 06-30-2011, 09:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,759
Posted By ecaicedo
still interested?

ramtin325i, are you still interested? I never heard back from you
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 06-27-2011, 06:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,759
Posted By ecaicedo
sounds great ramtin325i (sorry don't know your...

sounds great ramtin325i (sorry don't know your name)... please pm me your friend's e-mail address so I can verify the money comes from him, and pm me the shipping address. I can have it out as soon...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 06-27-2011, 06:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,759
Posted By ecaicedo
To my knowledge, this unit only works with the...

To my knowledge, this unit only works with the factory BMW stereo, prewired for a CD changer. If you have Nav or Sat radio on your factory BMW unit, it won't work (at least that's what I was told...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 06-27-2011, 06:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,759
Posted By ecaicedo
The questions are valid and important: Yes, I...

The questions are valid and important: Yes, I was able to control volume and next/previous track from the steering wheel or the head unit. I used it in a mode that did not display text on the head...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 06-27-2011, 06:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,759
Posted By ecaicedo
I'd be willing to kill the auction for $40...

I'd be willing to kill the auction for $40 (shipping included), for a fellow E46fanatic. I don't know how you define an "easy install"... took about 30 minutes to find the proper cables in the...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 06-26-2011, 11:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,759
Posted By ecaicedo
iSimple BMW Interface for Sale

Fellow Fanatics:

I just removed my iSimple iPod interface from my car. It's listed on eBay (item 160610630440). Should you be interested in more details, check it out:
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-05-2011, 02:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,078
Posted By ecaicedo
ps... given how "new" your alternator is, if...

ps... given how "new" your alternator is, if there are any charging issues, I would definitely start with the VR
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-05-2011, 02:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,078
Posted By ecaicedo
I think if you carefully go through the removal...

I think if you carefully go through the removal process (documenting the steps that you went through) to remove the VR, the reverse process should be super easy. I did just that and had no issues. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-05-2011, 02:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,078
Posted By ecaicedo
I wish I would have found a DIY, I did it...

I wish I would have found a DIY, I did it somewhat by trial and error... Fundamentally if you remove the air filter housing (including the mass airflow sensor), you will have access to the back of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-05-2011, 02:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,078
Posted By ecaicedo
I removed the battery from the car, and charged...

I removed the battery from the car, and charged it with my home trickle charger. I took the battery to Auto Zone to have it checked. According to the Autozone guys, the battery was fine. This lead...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-21-2011, 07:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,078
Posted By ecaicedo
Thanks for the feedback! I haven't done anything...

Thanks for the feedback! I haven't done anything to the car recently. The iPod interface has been there for about a year. I did find documentation stating that the battery was replaced 5 yrs ago. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-21-2011, 03:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,078
Posted By ecaicedo
Car Won't Start - Help Please

Greetings Fellow E46 Owners...

I have a 2003 325i, 55K miles. Today I was driving around and heard some "ticking" noises coming from the stereo as I was driving. I had an iPod hooked up to the...
Forum: Complete Cars 04-13-2011, 02:00 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,847
Posted By ecaicedo
I think Jake's price is very fair for this car......

I think Jake's price is very fair for this car... the mileage is a little high, but on the other hand Jake has done pretty much anything that needs to be done to these cars. You can buy another BMW...
Forum: Southwest 04-12-2011, 07:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 792
Posted By ecaicedo
I'll share a little of my experience: I have a...

I'll share a little of my experience: I have a 2003 325i with sports package. BMW specifies this car has to be aligned with weights installed at certain locations prior to performing the alignment....
Forum: Southwest 02-12-2011, 09:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 702
Posted By ecaicedo
Tough question...

Ouch! Reading all the things that you've had to do to your car scare me! I have an '03 325i with 50K miles and (knock on wood) no problems so far.

I guess I'm having a hard time understanding...
Forum: Complete Cars 12-27-2010, 08:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 575
Posted By ecaicedo
Sounds similar to the following in autotrader,...

Sounds similar to the following in autotrader, which is $15K by a dealer (meaning, the dealer should be able to come down some, not sure how much):
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