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Forum: General BMW Model Discussion 11-28-2012, 11:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,538
Posted By slocar
Build a cheap track/drift/auto-x car. Couple...

Build a cheap track/drift/auto-x car. Couple hundred in junkyard parts to fix the cosmetics, a few hundred in suspension upgrades ... drive the crap out of it and you can always turn a profit when...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-28-2012, 05:27 PM
Replies: 2,132
Views: 439,704
Posted By slocar
You do not need the second cable. The first thing...

You do not need the second cable. The first thing you linked to comes with the USB cable which is all you need ... unless of course you want to pick up a round OBD2 to 20 pin adapter (which I would...
Forum: New Member Introductions 09-26-2012, 04:09 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,576
Posted By slocar
Those wheels are baller! To answer the...

Those wheels are baller!

To answer the question: you don't unless you have thousands to dump into it and supercharge it ... and still have a slow car by all modern standards.

Enjoy it for what...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-24-2012, 08:27 PM
Replies: 2,132
Views: 439,704
Posted By slocar
The AUC sensor is the small black box that sits...

The AUC sensor is the small black box that sits on top of the electric fan under the hood. It is ... in lamens terms a "smell sensor". What it does is detect pollution so that when you have the...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 09-24-2012, 06:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,366
Posted By slocar
Wish you were closer, I'd get them ... not sure...

Wish you were closer, I'd get them ... not sure it's worth it paying shipping though. :/

ps. Just for the record, I briefly ran 16x8 et13 with 225/50/16 with no rubbing ... not sure why you're...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-22-2012, 12:04 PM
Replies: 2,132
Views: 439,704
Posted By slocar
To my knowledge the only thing you can do with...

To my knowledge the only thing you can do with interior lights using pa soft is turn the fade on/fade off on and off ... not sure if that helps any
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2012, 09:46 PM
Replies: 2,132
Views: 439,704
Posted By slocar
All cars made in 01 and earlier need the 20 pin...

All cars made in 01 and earlier need the 20 pin adapter.
Forum: BMW News from around the Web 09-17-2012, 02:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 20,545
Posted By slocar
So a 0 is a good number too? Excellent...

So a 0 is a good number too? Excellent :thumbsup::woot:
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-15-2012, 05:30 PM
Replies: 2,132
Views: 439,704
Posted By slocar
That's the one I have. That said, mine came...

That's the one I have.

That said, mine came with the CD but it was a blank so I still had to download the software ... aside from that, all was well.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-10-2012, 09:55 PM
Replies: 2,132
Views: 439,704
Posted By slocar
That's all HIDs. My OEM HIDs act exactly the same...

That's all HIDs. My OEM HIDs act exactly the same way.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-01-2012, 04:44 PM
Replies: 2,132
Views: 439,704
Posted By slocar
So the "dimming" options do reduce the voltage?...

So the "dimming" options do reduce the voltage? I'm gonna have to try playing with that here in a bit.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-01-2012, 01:19 AM
Replies: 2,132
Views: 439,704
Posted By slocar
It's not 12, I am sure of that ... I could have...

It's not 12, I am sure of that ... I could have been wrong on the 6v.

But when I enable the "EU DRL", and leave the car running then put one of the turn signals on ... it flashes like 3 times...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-30-2012, 09:52 PM
Replies: 2,132
Views: 439,704
Posted By slocar
Cool on a gloomy day, anything else you can't...

Cool on a gloomy day, anything else you can't really see it given our parking lights only run like 6 volts. :eek:
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-29-2012, 10:42 PM
Replies: 2,132
Views: 439,704
Posted By slocar
What does the dimming do; can you elaborate? ...

What does the dimming do; can you elaborate?

ps. as for DRLs what I found on mine: checking EU, corner lights act as DRLs on any time the car is running; US on it's own does nothing, both checked...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-22-2012, 10:41 PM
Replies: 2,132
Views: 439,704
Posted By slocar
+1. Used the same guide; running it on Win 7...

+1. Used the same guide; running it on Win 7 64-bit on a Toshiba Satellite.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-17-2012, 10:14 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,913
Posted By slocar
We did, but if you're unable to see a truck tire...

We did, but if you're unable to see a truck tire at all, then you're over driving your headlights. Either turn the high beams on or slow down ... there's a time and place for everything.

OP, glad...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-11-2012, 01:57 AM
Replies: 2,132
Views: 439,704
Posted By slocar
Search for "Bmw 20 pin adapter"

Search for "Bmw 20 pin adapter"
Forum: New Member Introductions 08-03-2012, 03:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 408
Posted By slocar
Welcome! Beautiful car; definitely would not...

Welcome!

Beautiful car; definitely would not mind seeing more pictures of it. :)
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-30-2012, 07:41 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,368
Posted By slocar
No joke. Last fall I sold my (admittedly mint and...

No joke. Last fall I sold my (admittedly mint and slightly modded) 211k mile 1995 318i for 3400 ... and it sold in two days. If I waited, I easily could have fetched my asking price of 3800.

Put...
Forum: BMW News from around the Web 07-29-2012, 11:58 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 14,744
Posted By slocar
I can't believe so many people here are saying...

I can't believe so many people here are saying the Cadillac is better.

Less expensive and just as fast? Sure, but that doesn't mean better.

If you're going to use the same logic, why didn't...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-27-2012, 07:12 PM
Replies: 2,132
Views: 439,704
Posted By slocar
Yes it can. You can even turn individual airbag...

Yes it can. You can even turn individual airbag circuits off if you want for some reason.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-19-2012, 01:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,848
Posted By slocar
This wont help you any, but if it's any...

This wont help you any, but if it's any consolation I've had the exhaust camshaft position sensor code off and on as long as I've had the car.

At first it was on constantly, so I said to hell...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-16-2012, 01:45 PM
Replies: 2,132
Views: 439,704
Posted By slocar
I hope someone can help me out, so I'm gonna pick...

I hope someone can help me out, so I'm gonna pick everyone's brains for a second. :)

My car has the factory xenons with automatic vertical aim. It has a bad front sensor (more like broken pivot...
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-29-2012, 03:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,135
Posted By slocar
Yes, straight piped to the muffler ... I bought...

Yes, straight piped to the muffler ... I bought the car with a angled fart cannon on there (talk about loud!); I replaced it with a slightly bigger (and much better looking) dual tip stainless...
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-26-2012, 04:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,135
Posted By slocar
Honestly it's all "custom made" so to speak. The...

Honestly it's all "custom made" so to speak. The previous owner started it and I changed things here and there to get them how I like them.

The intake is a home made short ram: aluminum piping to...
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