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Forum: General E46 Forum 11-19-2012, 01:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,462
Posted By hoang031
Just tried it again this morning at 53 degree F....

Just tried it again this morning at 53 degree F. It's WHITE smoke coming out in a burst when I start the car.

When I gun the pedal and it hits around 55-60, white smoke comes out of the exhaust...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-18-2012, 11:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,462
Posted By hoang031
White smoke comes out when starting car

There seems to be white smoke that comes out in a burst whenever I start my car in the morning. After I drive around for a while and park/shut off my car. There's a burnt smell coming from my...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-10-2012, 04:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 870
Posted By hoang031
Did a direct jump from my friends battery...

Did a direct jump from my friends battery terminal to mine and it started. I don't think it was my sound system as it was installed 3 months ago. I think since I live in the northeast (with hurricane...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-07-2012, 05:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 870
Posted By hoang031
I tried jumping from the front terminals of a...

I tried jumping from the front terminals of a friends to my front terminals with no luck. Maybe I should jump it directly from the battery terminals and do it for a longer duration?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-06-2012, 11:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 870
Posted By hoang031
I installed my subs 3 months ago but this is the...

I installed my subs 3 months ago but this is the first time it happened.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-06-2012, 03:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 870
Posted By hoang031
My e46 won't start up, what's wrong? Video included

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tq5WxpqEYvE&feature=plcp

I have a 1400watt amp with 2x 12inch subs - could that be the problem?
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-20-2012, 01:28 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,415
Posted By hoang031
Oh turns out I have a zero deductible for...

Oh turns out I have a zero deductible for property damage due to my near perfect driving record and credit.
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-20-2012, 12:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,415
Posted By hoang031
No I definitely ran into him. The problem is I...

No I definitely ran into him. The problem is I can't see where it says deductible under my policy. It's a one way car insurance from Travelers.
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-20-2012, 12:08 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,415
Posted By hoang031
I don't see it on my policy declaration form, I'm...

I don't see it on my policy declaration form, I'm not too familiar with this kind of thing.

On my coverages it says,

Property Damage
$100,000 each accident

Discounts and Advantages
Safe...
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-19-2012, 11:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,415
Posted By hoang031
Is it really going to cost 500 to fix it?

Is it really going to cost 500 to fix it?
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-19-2012, 11:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,415
Posted By hoang031
Sun was setting, and hit me in the eyes right...

Sun was setting, and hit me in the eyes right when I turned
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-19-2012, 10:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,415
Posted By hoang031
Police wouldn't come as both vehicles were...

Police wouldn't come as both vehicles were functional and noone was hurt. Anyone with auto body repair knowledge know?
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-19-2012, 10:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,415
Posted By hoang031
Minor Fender Bender with my E40, insurance question

I hit a guy to pull into a parking spot. Right when I pulled in, the sun hit my eyes (sun was setting). My car had VERY light scratches -fist size (which can be fixed with touchup paint) and new...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-19-2012, 04:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 898
Posted By hoang031
Custom dock for my Samsung S2

To fully integrate my car to my home, I decided to use my Samsung S2 for communication. This essentially can be done with any tablet that has 3g.
The car I have is a BMW E46 325i

Video...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-28-2012, 03:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,953
Posted By hoang031
If you would've done your research about the...

If you would've done your research about the backup cameras, you'll know there are 4 types of cameras with two only fitting sedans and the other two only fitting coupes which is covered on my review...
Forum: Lighting Forum 06-26-2012, 09:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,614
Posted By hoang031
EASY Tutorial to make Angel eyes turn on at night ONLY

I wanted to keep my stock DRLs on during the day and for my angel eyes to turn on when I turn on my headlights. Alot of people had tutorials on extending the power wires out, going thru a firewall...
Forum: Lighting Forum 06-26-2012, 01:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 771
Posted By hoang031
Was it difficult to splice the wire in the lcm?...

Was it difficult to splice the wire in the lcm? Last time I took out my lcm, I noticed there wasn't that much room to work with
Forum: Lighting Forum 06-26-2012, 11:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 771
Posted By hoang031
The thing is I want mine automated to turn on at...

The thing is I want mine automated to turn on at night. I was thinking of wiring the AE to the xenon bulbs (splicing into the wires before they enter the headlight housing). Is that wire 12v? I know...
Forum: Lighting Forum 06-26-2012, 10:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 771
Posted By hoang031
Angel eyes wired to turn on at night only

Searched the forums but still no answer so I thought I'd ask.

I want to wire my AE to turn on when I turn on my main headlights (not DRL).
I've seen a lot of people wire the AE to the accessory...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-20-2012, 12:56 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 912
Posted By hoang031
Software update/modification for Dynavin Clone?

Anyone know if we can update our Dynavin clones? (no talking about navigation/maps)

I have the wince version so it should be easy to modify if I am able to get access to the files but I have no...
Forum: Lighting Forum 05-09-2012, 11:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,542
Posted By hoang031
When you put your blinker bulb in, you put in...

When you put your blinker bulb in, you put in conducting lubricant that prevents rusting. This sometimes blocks the connection between the bulb and bulb connector. Remove the bulb and remove some of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-14-2012, 02:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 381
Posted By hoang031
ODB2 Reader/Writer Questions

I know there are 2 ODB2 ports: circular one in the hood and one underneath the steering wheel.

For the one underneath the steering wheel, can use any ODB2 to USB adapter to read and write code to...
Forum: Lighting Forum 04-14-2012, 05:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 595
Posted By hoang031
You have your wiring wrong. Either that or your...

You have your wiring wrong. Either that or your fuse is blown somewhere.
Forum: Lighting Forum 04-12-2012, 05:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,395
Posted By hoang031
Automatic Fog Light Tutorial

I tried following a tutorial on how to do it but they had their wiring color/scheme wrong so I thought I'd do my own tutorial for anyone that wants it. Some pictures/words are taken from other...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-11-2012, 04:47 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 829
Posted By hoang031
Incorrect wiring scheme. 3 prong illuminated...

Incorrect wiring scheme. 3 prong illuminated switch has 3 prongs for: ground, positive, illuminator positive. You would wire your ground wire to the ground and wire the postive and illuminator...
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