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Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 11:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 246
Posted By bimmernate
Order them from bimmian. ...

Order them from bimmian.

http://www.bimmian.com/Replacement-Head-Light-Lenses-for-BMW-E46-3-Series
Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 11:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 244
Posted By bimmernate
haha, its a very very common car and it happens a...

haha, its a very very common car and it happens a lot more than you think. Give AAA a call again or call one of their locksmiths yourself
Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 10:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 244
Posted By bimmernate
with the fob (as I do everytime). I walked up to...

with the fob (as I do everytime). I walked up to the car, unlocked the trunk only, placed my key and my luggage in the trunk, closed it, and was then locked out of the car and the trunk. i'm 100%...
Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 10:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 244
Posted By bimmernate
Uhm that is false, I had a AAA locksmith get into...

Uhm that is false, I had a AAA locksmith get into my trunk after I locked my keys in it. He first got into the car which took about 2 minutes and then spent another 10 minutes doing something on the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-20-2015, 10:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 358
Posted By bimmernate
no bmw dealership sold you those.

no bmw dealership sold you those.
Forum: E46 BMW Tools for sale or rent 05-20-2015, 12:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 125
Posted By bimmernate
purchased the fcab tool. Now just need the RTAB....

purchased the fcab tool. Now just need the RTAB. please post here or pm, thanks
Forum: E46 BMW Tools for sale or rent 05-19-2015, 12:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 125
Posted By bimmernate
WTB RTAB/FCAB tool

Looking to purchase a MIS RTAB tool and FCAB tool. Must be in good working condition. I would prefer to buy and not rent since I am not sure when I am going to actually do the install. Let me know...
Forum: Lighting Forum 05-17-2015, 11:17 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 356
Posted By bimmernate
I assume you are talking about the one that goes...

I assume you are talking about the one that goes to the footwell light on the passenger side so when you open the doors or unlock the car the angel eyes go on
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-17-2015, 12:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 635
Posted By bimmernate
i can see the photo. Can you describe exactly how...

i can see the photo. Can you describe exactly how the manual describes the positioning to be at? how thick is the green part on the end?
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-16-2015, 10:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 599
Posted By bimmernate
Yes I do it from the rear and put the jack arm(or...

Yes I do it from the rear and put the jack arm(or whatever you call it) almost parallel with the ground. The first couple pumps are really short since there isn't much room but once the car starts...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-16-2015, 10:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 635
Posted By bimmernate
when you tighten the bracket on the bushing, it...

when you tighten the bracket on the bushing, it needs to be done with the bracket at a specific angle so when it's bolted back up to the car the bushing has no torsion on it otherwise the bushing...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-16-2015, 09:46 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,110
Posted By bimmernate
just wanted to update this thread, I have had the...

just wanted to update this thread, I have had the cam installed for about 3 months now and it still works flawlessly. I still have not installed the capacitor yet.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-16-2015, 09:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 599
Posted By bimmernate
I don't really trust placing a jack or stands...

I don't really trust placing a jack or stands anywhere but the subframe in the rear as shown in the photo above or the factory jack pads on all 4 corners. So what I do(if i want to get the entire car...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-16-2015, 08:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 635
Posted By bimmernate
great DIY! how did you "preload" the bushing when...

great DIY! how did you "preload" the bushing when you tightened up the bracket? what was your reference point? different people do it different ways, i've seen some people use 8mm above wheel bearing...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-13-2015, 07:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 167
Posted By bimmernate
Two blue plastic drain plugs on manual e46s, and...

Two blue plastic drain plugs on manual e46s, and then there is one on the engine block that does the rest. Route a nose (I used a pool hose) to the bolt on the engine block when you do it otherwise...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-13-2015, 12:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 564
Posted By bimmernate
I have a motive bleeder. It's definitely not...

I have a motive bleeder. It's definitely not crap, works great, go buy one
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 05-07-2015, 09:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 252
Posted By bimmernate
A 1/2 inch higher in the front than an Eibach pro...

A 1/2 inch higher in the front than an Eibach pro kit basically just puts you back at oem sports package height. Just put the sports springs back on
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-27-2015, 02:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 954
Posted By bimmernate
Thread of the year, loved the read hahaha. I hope...

Thread of the year, loved the read hahaha. I hope you find another car that you will actually enjoy
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-26-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 2,686
Posted By bimmernate
One of the reasons why I love the e46 chassis is...

One of the reasons why I love the e46 chassis is because of the online support. I save thousands of dollars by doing things myself and as of now only bring my car to a mechanic if I can't figure out...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-25-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,414
Posted By bimmernate
I sold my worn out alcantra wheel for $150ish...

I sold my worn out alcantra wheel for $150ish here and bought a great conditioned used m3 wheel for $200...did this about 3-4 years ago, haven't looked back
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-25-2015, 09:17 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,483
Posted By bimmernate
People always assume OEM stuff is garbage because...

People always assume OEM stuff is garbage because sometimes parts may brake shortly after buying their car. That being said, what people fail to realize is these cars are OLD. These parts have been...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 04-25-2015, 09:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 719
Posted By bimmernate
I have centric rotors(these are just blank...

I have centric rotors(these are just blank stoptech rotors) and stoptech pads on my fronts for about 2 years. They have been great and have plenty of life left. Eventually when my rears need to be...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-25-2015, 12:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 452
Posted By bimmernate
I had 19s on one of my E46s, I hated them. Such a...

I had 19s on one of my E46s, I hated them. Such a rough ride, sure they looked good but who cares since it drove like crap. 18s are the best overall, good looks and decent ride. I have 17s now though...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-17-2015, 10:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 594
Posted By bimmernate
for iphone 6, can get custom attachments for any...

for iphone 6, can get custom attachments for any phone from pro clip. It'll run about $50 (panavise mount$20-30), pro clip mount $30. Look for coupons.
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Forum: General E46 Forum 04-11-2015, 10:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 548
Posted By bimmernate
Rogue since its cheaper. That being said, just...

Rogue since its cheaper. That being said, just get an oem m3 brace which run used for around $120...
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