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Forum: General E46 Forum 06-13-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 177
Posted By el_haix
Could this be an electrical or computer issue?

Recently, my fan blower stopped working. The problem was intermittent, where it seemed that when the car was cold, it worked. After driving for a while, parking (turning the vehicle off), then...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-11-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 201
Posted By el_haix
Fan blower motor doesn't work turn on - 2001 325i

After researching the most likely suspects for this issue, I settled on the blower final stage resistor. Fuses are fine.

At first it appeared that when the car was cold, it would turn on. Then...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-24-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 268
Posted By el_haix
My main concern is the fabric around the rear...

My main concern is the fabric around the rear window... hoping not to have to take off all the ceiling upholstery. Suggestions?
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-24-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 268
Posted By el_haix
How to fix separating upholstery separating from columns and ceiling?

I have noticed the upholstery coming loose from some of the columns, and especially in the back, at the sides of the rear windows - just hanging. Edges aren't separated, but looks like large pockets...
Forum: Lighting Forum 05-23-2014, 09:17 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 330
Posted By el_haix
Suggestions for E46 LED fog lamps and daytime running lights?

My 325I has those rectangular fog light spots on the front, and I'd like to upgrade their look to something a lot brigher/newer looking - like the much newer white running lights you see around.

I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-16-2014, 05:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 559
Posted By el_haix
ac... Looking at the Dynavin site, the latest...

ac... Looking at the Dynavin site, the latest product seems to be only running Android v2.2 and only 600MHz processor . the Eonon is a bit slower at 500MHz and I'm curious of you notice any...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-15-2014, 09:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 559
Posted By el_haix
I don't really Luke the aesthetic of the Parrot. ...

I don't really Luke the aesthetic of the Parrot. Also I noticed that the rear form factor is full size, where as the rest are not. UI seems vanilla Android.

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Forum: General E46 Forum 05-14-2014, 11:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 559
Posted By el_haix
Calvi - The Dynavin install instructions include...

Calvi - The Dynavin install instructions include a harness for moving the air controls to the open space below the existing controls.

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Forum: General E46 Forum 05-14-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 559
Posted By el_haix
What is the CURRENT recommended Android 2 DIN radio for E46?

A while back I was seriously considering getting the Dynavin (http://www.dynavin.com/products/product_dnv_e46.php) unit.

I recently also found Eonon...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-26-2009, 03:06 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,127
Posted By el_haix
Short Somewhere?

E46 - 2001 325I

Fasten seat-belt light stays on and the airbag light illuminates dimly.

When opening the passenger-side vanity mirror light, the radio turns off, but those two other lights...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-26-2009, 03:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,106
Posted By el_haix
Actually I fixed it myself. Two issues: 1...

Actually I fixed it myself.

Two issues:
1 - needed a new battery
2 - somehow the key was no longer paired with the car

Solution: New Battery, and then re-paired the key to the car......
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-10-2009, 03:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,106
Posted By el_haix
2001 325I Computer Issue - Suggestions?

So here's a doozy...

About two weeks ago a short started showing up by the following symptoms:

The airbag light would illuminate dimly.
Opening the passenger-side vanity mirror to turn the...
Forum: Lighting Forum 06-21-2007, 03:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 676
Posted By el_haix
So the solution is to re-flash the LCM at your...

So the solution is to re-flash the LCM at your local dealer?
Forum: Lighting Forum 06-11-2007, 08:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 676
Posted By el_haix
Yeah a little more info on this would be...

Yeah a little more info on this would be apprecaited. I haven't heard anything from other users who've put these in their cars. Anyone else?

Looking at this:...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-11-2007, 04:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 328
Posted By el_haix
Proximity sensors, cam & bluetooth

So I figured I was pretty much done with the subtle mods to my E46. Then a co-worker threw this at me: ...
Forum: Lighting Forum 06-11-2007, 03:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 676
Posted By el_haix
Jasmine: It's kinda hard to tell - do you...

Jasmine:

It's kinda hard to tell - do you have the smoked lenses? What about your tails?


I got the smoked front side-markers and turning lenses from JLevi. A few months back there was a...
Forum: Lighting Forum 06-11-2007, 03:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 676
Posted By el_haix
Re: Reflash. Interesting. I was thinking...

Re: Reflash.

Interesting. I was thinking that the lights just aren't drawing enough current, so the computer thinks the bulbs are burnt out.

Ohm comes in handy with V=IR and I could get in...
Forum: Lighting Forum 06-08-2007, 08:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 676
Posted By el_haix
sstainba: sorry, clear smoked lenses for the...

sstainba: sorry, clear smoked lenses for the front and side-markers with orange LED lights.

I just put these in today. I'm not sure I'm going to like the LED's though. They're not as bright as...
Forum: Lighting Forum 06-08-2007, 08:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 676
Posted By el_haix
The thing is that the passenger side light will...

The thing is that the passenger side light will occasionally turn off, but the driver's side one, usually always on.

Also I finally got the front lights installed. All good on the driver's side,...
Forum: Lighting Forum 06-08-2007, 11:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 676
Posted By el_haix
New Tail LED's causes alert lights

Hey gang,

I just installed my new tail LED's (smoked, M3 style) on my E46 Sedan. Wow, they look great, but my dashboard consistenly shows that one or both tail lights are burnt out (rear tail...
Forum: Lighting Forum 05-14-2007, 05:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 431
Posted By el_haix
From the http://jlevistreetwerks.com site... ...

From the http://jlevistreetwerks.com site...

-Upon purchase, you will be emailed the link and password to our Complete Instruction Guide with color pictures and multiple installation suggestions....
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-05-2007, 04:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 400
Posted By el_haix
Hmm, good advice... but why skimp on a bmw?!

Hmm, good advice... but why skimp on a bmw?!
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-05-2007, 06:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 400
Posted By el_haix
E46 Right Fender - Is CACP worth it?

I'm picking up replacement fender for my e46, and on several sites there are the CACP-certified parts, and generic.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-10-2007, 02:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 575
Posted By el_haix
Blue Tooth - how much is installed?

On my E46, I've got the premium and sport package. I was wondering what that other black rectangular black thing was, beside the sunroof switch, and it looks like it's a microphone. I saw a picture...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-24-2006, 12:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 598
Posted By el_haix
Actually I've already experienced the AC fan...

Actually I've already experienced the AC fan fluctuating. I guess it's really not an 'undocumented feature'.

About the water pump, will the mechanic be able to tell if the pump's bad without...
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