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Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-06-2015, 12:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 295
Posted By hlmiii
I think you will find that almost all people...

I think you will find that almost all people understand that the quicker shifts are better and preferable. Faster engagement of the clutch means less wear on the plates due to less slipping. And it...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-05-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 10,324
Posted By hlmiii
The "Show and Display" exception to the NHTSA...

The "Show and Display" exception to the NHTSA (and subsequent EPA process) is not available for the E46 CSL.
See http://www.nhtsa.gov/cars/rules/import/

As to the S&D category the biggest hurdle...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-02-2015, 09:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 891
Posted By hlmiii
- A particular potential import does not have to...

- A particular potential import does not have to be crashed to be accepted
- A Euro version of an engine, or a non-US tune, does not necessarily mean EPA failure
- 25+ years is the time period
-...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-12-2015, 11:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,283
Posted By hlmiii
To be clear - there are two separate items...

To be clear - there are two separate items involved in this thread: the Homelink transmitter (and receiver) and the Keyless Entry antenna for door lock/unlock.

The Homelink antenna is contained in...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-12-2015, 09:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,283
Posted By hlmiii
Again .... the easiest, cheapest and best chance...

Again .... the easiest, cheapest and best chance of overall success/lack of problems is to just send the unit to Radar-Mirror.
Contact them today, pull the mirror tonight, ship it Tuesday and it...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-09-2015, 12:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 294
Posted By hlmiii
Yes, there was (were) an option(s). Your car...

Yes, there was (were) an option(s).

Your car could have come with what you now have, or your current mirror could be a replacement for the original in order to replace a leaking autodimming...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-29-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 657
Posted By hlmiii
And DC1758 may also be referring to the "broken...

And DC1758 may also be referring to the "broken in properly" detail that many people use to provide a (hopefully honest) portrayal of the car's treatment.

Many people believe that following BMW's...
Forum: Complete Cars 10-09-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,114
Posted By hlmiii
Guys - this is an excellent car, with an...

Guys - this is an excellent car, with an excellent history.
Brian is a good man. Whoever ends up with this car will be very happy.

Well presented, Brian.
Good luck.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-08-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 443
Posted By hlmiii
This. The warning light will remain red...

This.

The warning light will remain red until reset.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 09-22-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,112
Posted By hlmiii
PM sent. Thanks.

PM sent.
Thanks.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-01-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,283
Posted By hlmiii
Best wishes with this. :thumbup: I am out...

Best wishes with this.
:thumbup:

I am out of assistance. I've never seen a schematic of the interior of any mirror. Just remember that you are dealing with two separate issues - different mirror...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-29-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,283
Posted By hlmiii
This, as I mentioned earlier. Also correct....

This, as I mentioned earlier.

Also correct. I wouldn't suggest it unless someone has some previous experience with small electronic work and has a careful touch.

While nothing ventured nothing...
Forum: Complete Cars 08-29-2014, 08:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,028
Posted By hlmiii
I spent about a week looking into every possible...

I spent about a week looking into every possible aspect of this car and its owner.
(I was not able to see the car in person due to about 1,600 miles of distance.)

Everything checks out very well...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-28-2014, 09:36 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,283
Posted By hlmiii
Got it. :P They are both rectangular,...

Got it. :P

They are both rectangular, right?
The replacement has a clown nose.
Your convertible mirror does not, correct?

Then, you will not be able to just do a straight and simple swap of...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-27-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,283
Posted By hlmiii
I know for a fact that the wiring through the...

I know for a fact that the wiring through the pins in the connectors is different.

Per BMW on the ZKE (Central Body Electronics) system: For the E46 Convertible, "the antenna for the FZV system is...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-25-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,472
Posted By hlmiii
Uh ... there are several AW + MT on cars.com...

Uh ... there are several AW + MT on cars.com right now. Various years.
Good luck.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-19-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,676
Posted By hlmiii
Well-stated.

Well-stated.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-09-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 808
Posted By hlmiii
Oooohhh. Tough Monday morning? (Mine, at least)...

Oooohhh. Tough Monday morning?
(Mine, at least) was meant tongue in cheek.

:-)
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-09-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 808
Posted By hlmiii
To LesPaul Rokr - "My ride: (emphasis...

To LesPaul Rokr -

"My ride: (emphasis added)"

Gotta be a Reader Nazi to be a Grammar Nazi.
:P
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-20-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 753
Posted By hlmiii
This is a very common problem. It's almost...

This is a very common problem. It's almost inevitable.
And there is a very easy, cheap and quick fix.

http://www.radar-mirror.com/Mirror_Repair.html

I've worked through this company several...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-06-2014, 11:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 325
Posted By hlmiii
This is a specific code indicating that the...

This is a specific code indicating that the receiver has become too hot. This would be through intense heat/sun or through inadequate or improper ventilation (other heat-generating components...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-08-2013, 09:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,039
Posted By hlmiii
This. Especially with returns - easy and quick,...

This.
Especially with returns - easy and quick, even if parts special are ordered.

Momentum BMW
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-16-2013, 09:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 584
Posted By hlmiii
Lol! I hear that. Enjoy the new view...

Lol!
I hear that.

Enjoy the new view behind you.
:pimpin:
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-15-2013, 03:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 584
Posted By hlmiii
Actually ... that is called success here....

Actually ... that is called success here. Especially because there isn't any outside damage visible. :thumbup:

The two pieces are almost impossible to separate without some scarring.
Suggestion:...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-15-2013, 01:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 584
Posted By hlmiii
You're welcome. I'd do it for you if you were...

You're welcome.
I'd do it for you if you were local.
Post back later - especially if you have problems or questions.
Good luck.
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