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Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 06:47 PM
Replies: 32,983
Views: 2,594,877
Posted By mattman928
I re-wrapped the leather pads on the arm rest. ...

I re-wrapped the leather pads on the arm rest. You gotta love eBay. Who knew you could get such cheap leather.

I did a quick DIY here...
Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 06:47 PM
Replies: 32,983
Views: 2,594,877
Posted By mattman928
I re-wrapped the leather pads on the arm rest. ...

I re-wrapped the leather pads on the arm rest. You gotta love eBay. Who knew you could get such cheap leather.

I did a quick DIY here...
Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 06:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 227
Posted By mattman928
DIY - Wrap leather arm pads on door handles

Today I re-wrapped the pads on the front and rear door handles. I went on eBay and found a scrap of Grey leather (it was really inexpensive). Turns out it
was an exact color match for the BMW...
Forum: Interior Yesterday, 01:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 549
Posted By mattman928
DO you stil lhave the panels?

DO you stil lhave the panels?
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-08-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 32,983
Views: 2,594,877
Posted By mattman928
I had torn and weathered leather on the front...

I had torn and weathered leather on the front seats of my convertible, so today I disassembled the front sets form my e46 Convertible. i removed the leather covers from the seats and then I removed...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-08-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 32,983
Views: 2,594,877
Posted By mattman928
I had torn and weathered leather on the front...

I had torn and weathered leather on the front seats of my convertible, so today I disassembled the front sets form my e46 Convertible. i removed the leather covers from the seats and then I removed...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-10-2015, 06:05 AM
Replies: 294
Views: 99,857
Posted By mattman928
That looks great! I have a question on the door...

That looks great! I have a question on the door reassembly. It looks like you had to drill out plastic welds to separate the door insert (the part that is now red) from the door panel (that is now...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-10-2015, 06:05 AM
Replies: 294
Views: 99,857
Posted By mattman928
That looks great! I have a question on the door...

That looks great! I have a question on the door reassembly. It looks like you had to drill out plastic welds to separate the door insert (the part that is now red) from the door panel (that is now...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-29-2015, 04:55 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 20,411
Posted By mattman928
I have been using the Parrot Mki9200 with teh...

I have been using the Parrot Mki9200 with teh Unika interface for two years now without issue. When In on the phone the factor BMW radio says "Phone" on the interface.

Hope this helps
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-14-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 476
Posted By mattman928
I'm out of ideas. I had the same problem on my...

I'm out of ideas. I had the same problem on my Porsche 928. initially I spray a little WD 40 into the vacuum line ot the ISV valve, and that bought me 6 months, but eventually I had to replace the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-14-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 476
Posted By mattman928
Try Resetting the brain

Not sure if that would help, you are most likely experiencing issues with a sensor somewhere, but on the outside chance that the brain learned some bad behaviors or didn't relearn with all the new...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-14-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 32,983
Views: 2,594,877
Posted By mattman928
Vinyled the interior. What do you think?

So with the change of seasons I decided to change the vinyl wrap in the interior pieces (about 3 hours worth of work). I installed red carbon fiber.

What do you guys think? I will drive it for...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-10-2014, 04:27 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 34,708
Posted By mattman928
Note, I had the same problem, but on mine it...

Note, I had the same problem, but on mine it turned out that the bracket for the window tracks were loose. If you look on the attached photo which I stole from above, you will see just below the...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 11-10-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 12,636
Posted By mattman928
UPDATE: SOLVED!! After taking a couple of...

UPDATE: SOLVED!!

After taking a couple of stabs at this problem, I ultimately changed the control arm bushings, new (better quality) tires, and an alignment. Honestly I think the tires made the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-10-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 20,285
Posted By mattman928
I was having the same problem on my 2002 M3...

I was having the same problem on my 2002 M3 Convertible. I did three things that finally resolved most of it.

- New Bushings - I initially tried urethane units but went back to the OEM Control...
Forum: E46 Convertible 08-01-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,343
Posted By mattman928
Recode Key to Drop Roof - Bimmerfest

Is there anyone who will be at Bommerfest in MD on Saturday that can recode my key so I can open the convertible roof automatically (either remotely or by turning the key in the door lock)?
Forum: E46 Convertible 09-16-2013, 11:43 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 227
Posted By mattman928
Help - Strange gas smell

I am having a wierd issues where when i fill the car up with gas, I have an intermitted mild smell of gas in the cabine. This keeps ocurring until the tank is about 3/4 full, then it fine until...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-19-2013, 12:58 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 65,765
Posted By mattman928
Does anyone need a repalcment valve? I ordered a...

Does anyone need a repalcment valve? I ordered a used one that was in excellent condition, and magically after it arrived, the one on my car started working again ....figures. In any event, I have...
Forum: Suspension and Braking 06-09-2013, 05:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 207
Posted By mattman928
FS - Used e46 M3 Front Control Arm Bushings

I upgraded to eurathane bushings. My OEM pair seem to be a great shape.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 05-09-2013, 08:19 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 12,636
Posted By mattman928
Really great dialog on this thread. I am also...

Really great dialog on this thread. I am also suffering from the same problem. I have a 2002 M3 convertible with 76k miles on it. Am I correct in assuming that since none of the folks who are...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-07-2013, 07:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,834
Posted By mattman928
What is the DISA valve? werre you able to...

What is the DISA valve? werre you able to replace yourself or did you have to go to dealer?
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-04-2013, 08:34 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 19,075
Posted By mattman928
I tried to build the aux and input cable into the...

I tried to build the aux and input cable into the CD changer input, but no success. To tie into the input for the CD changer, I spliced into the cd changer harness wire that goes to the trunk, and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-28-2013, 10:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,086
Posted By mattman928
Quick question, I've seen a lot of talk about aux...

Quick question, I've seen a lot of talk about aux input cables, but has anyone tried to tie into the phone input pins next to the cd changer? I'm trying to wire up a parrot mki9200. I originally...
Forum: New Member Introductions 04-06-2013, 08:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 328
Posted By mattman928
DIY - Hood Cowl Cover Replacement

Thanks Rigrig for pointing us in the right parts direction. The replacement was a very simple project and can be done in about 30 min (sorry I wasn't able to take any picture).

I ordered the part...
Forum: Interior 03-31-2013, 07:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 593
Posted By mattman928
How hard is it to take that piece off?

How hard is it to take that piece off?
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