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Forum: E46 Convertible 01-15-2013, 06:22 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,568
Posted By ganeshkrishna
@droptopking -- what % is that? It also seems to...

@droptopking -- what % is that? It also seems to have some mirror affect to it -- or is that just the light/angle?
Forum: E46 Convertible 01-14-2013, 05:07 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,568
Posted By ganeshkrishna
@glamdring71 Thanks for the reply. I would def...

@glamdring71 Thanks for the reply. I would def appreciate more pics. I can also def appreciate the look of your car, but for me I think the photo confirms that I don't like the all black up top....
Forum: E46 Convertible 01-14-2013, 10:53 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,568
Posted By ganeshkrishna
Thanks everyone for the great information and...

Thanks everyone for the great information and discussion. Love this forum -- can always rely on a post to help make an informed decision! After reading all your posts and seeing all your photos I...
Forum: E46 Convertible 01-10-2013, 03:54 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,568
Posted By ganeshkrishna
@johnrando -- your car looks great. Thanks for...

@johnrando -- your car looks great. Thanks for posting the pics.

@poncho -- i think the stock glass has a slight polarization to it which makes it look tinted in some angles.

After doing a...
Forum: E46 Convertible 01-10-2013, 11:54 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,568
Posted By ganeshkrishna
Great advice. Thanks. Do you by chance have a...

Great advice. Thanks. Do you by chance have a photo with your top up and the tints readily available?

Also, being in NYC I have the top up at least 60% of the time (don't really drive it in the...
Forum: E46 Convertible 01-10-2013, 11:16 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,568
Posted By ganeshkrishna
To tint or not to tint ... advice welcomed

Hey guys, I'm getting some work done at the shop on my 06' white M3 vert (pic below). I am considering tinting the windows.

Two questions for you:
1. Do you recommend I do it and
2. If yes,...
Forum: Interior 01-09-2013, 01:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,031
Posted By ganeshkrishna
PM'ed if still available.

PM'ed if still available.
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 07-30-2012, 09:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 990
Posted By ganeshkrishna
DELETE I'm an idiot. There are 8000 posts...

DELETE

I'm an idiot. There are 8000 posts about this already.
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 07-30-2012, 09:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 990
Posted By ganeshkrishna
Thanks for the input. I am at 40K miles and am...

Thanks for the input. I am at 40K miles and am completely stock so I really don't foresee any issues with the inspection. That said, I'm going to MNC Performance for an oil change this weekend so...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 07-28-2012, 07:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 990
Posted By ganeshkrishna
Hilarious. Thanks for the reply. I'll schedule...

Hilarious. Thanks for the reply. I'll schedule an appt for my inspection there; may as well save the $35. I'm also due for an oil change. Out of curiosity when I just called them they told me their...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 07-28-2012, 07:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 990
Posted By ganeshkrishna
Free NYS Inspection

Did a quick search and I didnt see this posted yet. I found an online coupon for a free NYS Inspection from Rallye BMW. Anyone used this? Just a way to get you in and try and upsell you?
...
Forum: Interior 07-26-2012, 01:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 369
Posted By ganeshkrishna
Thanks for the reply. Mine also has the original...

Thanks for the reply. Mine also has the original trim on there, but it has a little more wear than yours. I guess I could remove it and paint it, but I'd prefer to find an aftermarket one for sale...
Forum: Interior 07-26-2012, 12:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 369
Posted By ganeshkrishna
WTB: M Steering wheel trim

Black or silver, no carbon fiber.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-25-2012, 12:02 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,068
Posted By ganeshkrishna
Interesting. It lists it in the M3 06' manual. ...

Interesting. It lists it in the M3 06' manual.

I will look into the trims.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-24-2012, 10:05 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,068
Posted By ganeshkrishna
I am thinking about the Angel eyes. I was sold...

I am thinking about the Angel eyes. I was sold for a while, but am not backtracking a bit. I may hold off for 6 months or so and see how i feel.



I might be missing something here, but my...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-24-2012, 09:34 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,068
Posted By ganeshkrishna
I am only at 40K miles, and from what I...

I am only at 40K miles, and from what I understand, Inspection II is supposed to happen between 60-80K, correct?
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-23-2012, 05:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 615
Posted By ganeshkrishna
Quick Update: I am purchasing the warranty on...

Quick Update: I am purchasing the warranty on Friday. I had a BMW service guy look at the exclusions list and he says the only big item not covered is the subframe. I was able to negotiate a few...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-23-2012, 05:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 625
Posted By ganeshkrishna
Quick Update: I am purchasing the warranty on...

Quick Update: I am purchasing the warranty on Friday. I can already feel a sense of relief. I was able to negotiate a few 'perks' into the contract. Here is the basic rundown:

-- 5 years up to...
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-22-2012, 06:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 491
Posted By ganeshkrishna
Yes -- other than the traffic, it was pretty GD...

Yes -- other than the traffic, it was pretty GD amazing. Top down seeing all of NYC skyscrapers overhead, it was quite the experience.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-22-2012, 02:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,068
Posted By ganeshkrishna
That's right. No laptop or anything like that is...

That's right. No laptop or anything like that is needed. They provide you with a CD which you simply put in and it updates the firmware in about 15 mins. Then you simply place the 2012 Nav DVD in the...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-21-2012, 08:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,068
Posted By ganeshkrishna
bmwnav.net They send you the firmware...

bmwnav.net

They send you the firmware update to flash the software first and also a 2012 updated Nav disc for $60. It ships from the EU so be prepared to wait 2 weeks.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-21-2012, 08:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 625
Posted By ganeshkrishna
Thank for the feedback. This is really the only...

Thank for the feedback. This is really the only exclusion list for mechanical items. There is an additional para on the cars interior, radio/nav electronics and the convertible top. These are pretty...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2012, 03:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 615
Posted By ganeshkrishna
Thanks for your input. I totally understand that...

Thanks for your input. I totally understand that extended warranty dealers take 50% profit. I also understand that it is a game of odds. If it was a car that I purchased on my own from day one, I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2012, 07:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 615
Posted By ganeshkrishna
Need advice Re extended warranty specifics!

Sorry for the dup post -- I got limited hits on the M3 forum so I thought I would open it up here.

As some of you know, I purchased my baby (06' SMG Vert') last weekend. I had the full PPI done...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-21-2012, 07:54 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,068
Posted By ganeshkrishna
There are some pretty solid youtube how to videos...

There are some pretty solid youtube how to videos on this. Seems like a fairly easy task.
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