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Forum: General E46 Forum 05-31-2007, 03:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 498
Posted By GeorgeE46
Just as an update. It was an outdated...

Just as an update.

It was an outdated software that was reading the O2 sensors too sensatively which was causing the surging.

Allt he sensors are fine and they re-flashed the software. Running...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-22-2007, 09:26 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 14,262
Posted By GeorgeE46
Sorry to pull this up from a few weeks ago. ...

Sorry to pull this up from a few weeks ago.

My dealer told me today that end of this month price is going up to by $400-$600, they also quoted me $1,495 which I told them the BMW website should it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-19-2007, 06:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 498
Posted By GeorgeE46
Hmmm, Oil level is fine and gas is fresh 89...

Hmmm, Oil level is fine and gas is fresh 89 Chevron.

I havent had any issues running 89, would that throw the Service Engine Soon light, dont hear any knocking or anything.

I am taking it in on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-19-2007, 04:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 498
Posted By GeorgeE46
Hesitation/surging on freeway and SES light is on.

I've got an '03 325i w/ step.

Last night the SES came on and I noticed on the freeway that around 75 mph or so when I put my foot into it just slightly it hesitate and surge repetatively until I...
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 11-18-2006, 02:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 693
Posted By GeorgeE46
Detailing for fun and for business is completely...

Detailing for fun and for business is completely different.

You have 2 ways to go, Price and Service. You can get clients through your price or you can get clients through your service. Price is...
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 10-28-2006, 11:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 556
Posted By GeorgeE46
Depends on what you want and the work. The...

Depends on what you want and the work.

The time ($) is in the prep. If you have a totally straight carand just want an exterior shoot, then just hit it with some 220 then 400 then start with the...
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 10-28-2006, 11:47 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 996
Posted By GeorgeE46
Too many layers and you start to undo your hard...

Too many layers and you start to undo your hard work.The only stuff you layer up on is the topping (at least for me). 2-3 layers does it, if it doesnt do it, then some other step isn't sufficient...
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 10-24-2006, 11:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,240
Posted By GeorgeE46
You should feel the clay working. Slide it until...

You should feel the clay working. Slide it until it is smooth.

Also, polishing was a waste because you didnt get the swirls out. I havent been able to get a good polish by hand, the G100 (PC...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-22-2006, 09:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,222
Posted By GeorgeE46
An easy fix would be the JL Audio stealth box and...

An easy fix would be the JL Audio stealth box and a JL 500/1 amp
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 10-22-2006, 09:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,023
Posted By GeorgeE46
Ixnay on the Zymol. If you have the Meguires 3...

Ixnay on the Zymol. If you have the Meguires 3 step then you should have a nearly pure carnuba final wax as the last step.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 10-22-2006, 09:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,279
Posted By GeorgeE46
I just installed (Friday) Dunlop Sport Maxx and...

I just installed (Friday) Dunlop Sport Maxx and they were about $460 shipped ($106 each) in 225-45-17.

Still testing them but for that price you get a whole lot of tire.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 10-22-2006, 08:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,616
Posted By GeorgeE46
Ahh yes, these are them on a BMW: ...

Ahh yes, these are them on a BMW:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=71220&d=1143006643

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=71221&d=1143006643
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-22-2006, 02:49 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 12,486
Posted By GeorgeE46
There is an episode of Myth Busters where they...

There is an episode of Myth Busters where they put 2 dead pigs in a corvette and seal it shut and put it in a shipping container for a month then clean it out and sell it.

i cant remember if...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 10-22-2006, 01:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,616
Posted By GeorgeE46
They are different, dont have the screws over the...

They are different, dont have the screws over the spokes like the Equip

They are similar to the Lowenhart S5R, but not dished on the lugs or writing on one spoke
...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 10-22-2006, 01:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 299
Posted By GeorgeE46
New Tires on 225-45-17 Dunlop Sport Maxx

I just picked up a set of 225-45-17 Dunlop Sport Maxx tires. They were on special for $106 a tire which cant be beat.

I have yet to take them through the works, but they seem like a very solid...
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 10-21-2006, 12:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,320
Posted By GeorgeE46
Brake cleaner might damage the clearcoat on the...

Brake cleaner might damage the clearcoat on the wheels dont you think?
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 10-20-2006, 06:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,023
Posted By GeorgeE46
He's doing it by hand. For a simple solution...

He's doing it by hand.

For a simple solution the Mcguires 3 step system isnt bad.

Oh and wash after you clay before polish.
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 10-18-2006, 09:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,065
Posted By GeorgeE46
Did you do the Tech Wax on top of the #7?

Did you do the Tech Wax on top of the #7?
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 10-16-2006, 08:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 610
Posted By GeorgeE46
Mothers B2B, great for black plastic, you have to...

Mothers B2B, great for black plastic, you have to kind of massage it in though to let it soak in and work.
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 10-16-2006, 06:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,111
Posted By GeorgeE46
Yeah, I edited above. Thanks for the link!

Yeah, I edited above. Thanks for the link!
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 10-16-2006, 05:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,111
Posted By GeorgeE46
Wait, so you are doing the SSR 2.5, then the SSR...

Wait, so you are doing the SSR 2.5, then the SSR 1, then #7?

After the SSR 1 you should have a near perfect finish ready to top with a glaze and wax. Is this not the case?

I don't think the #7...
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 10-16-2006, 04:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,111
Posted By GeorgeE46
15-20 lbs of pressure over the pad with 3-5spd...

15-20 lbs of pressure over the pad with 3-5spd and overlap at least in 2 directions.

I go horizontal then vertical then diagnol over the same area, slow overlapping passes with a Mcguires Yellow...
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 10-15-2006, 10:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 547
Posted By GeorgeE46
Chamois are a flat surface, when there are...

Chamois are a flat surface, when there are particals under it, they get dragged across the surface.

Waffle Weave micro fiber towels catch particals in the recesses pulling them off the surface so...
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 10-15-2006, 05:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,111
Posted By GeorgeE46
You should have a near perfect surface after...

You should have a near perfect surface after polishing, if not then you need to go at it a little longer.

What is your process? Did you really breakdown the poish into the paint to make it work?...
Forum: Polls & Surveys - Please Participate! 07-03-2006, 09:24 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 24,709
Posted By GeorgeE46
2003 325i, 5 year finance $420 a month. ...

2003 325i, 5 year finance $420 a month.


My insurance for this and my 2001 4dr tacoma is $1,600 a year through Amex. At $500 deductables and good coverage.
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