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Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-24-2011, 11:49 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,076
Posted By Philbert
2002 Dinan S 6 speed with 52,000 (this week) -...

2002 Dinan S 6 speed with 52,000 (this week) - only issues were a $30 coil I had to replace this year, and the RTABs that I replaced a couple years back, around 45,000 miles.
Forum: Exterior 04-13-2011, 02:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 754
Posted By Philbert
:bump:

:bump:
Forum: Exterior 03-30-2011, 12:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 754
Posted By Philbert
Still taking up room in my office....please take...

Still taking up room in my office....please take this! :)
Forum: Exterior 03-06-2011, 04:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 754
Posted By Philbert
bump ;)

:bump:
Forum: Exterior 03-05-2011, 07:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 754
Posted By Philbert
And yes, I realize the part numbers on the piece...

And yes, I realize the part numbers on the piece and on the label are slightly different - I have no idea why. It's been years since I've seen this thing and sold the car.
Forum: Exterior 03-05-2011, 07:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 754
Posted By Philbert
FS in SF Bay Area: New (unopened!) OEM 2002 330ci Bumper Spoiler trim piece

I have new (in OEM packaging) an unpainted, unmounted bumper piece that snaps into the 2002 330Ci front bumper mesh grille area, under the bumper.

Car is long gone and found this in my rafters...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-12-2010, 07:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,025
Posted By Philbert
I replaced jsut the one coil that was bad. I...

I replaced jsut the one coil that was bad. I replaced the 6 plugs becuase I was already in there and they were only $10 each.

Using your OBDII scanner, it tells you which cylinder is misfiring,...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-12-2010, 04:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,025
Posted By Philbert
that means misfire in those cylinders (number...

that means misfire in those cylinders (number equals cylinder number, 1 through 6).

In my case it was a bad coil. I replaced all 6 plugs (might as well at this mileage) and the coil, and presto,...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-02-2010, 10:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,025
Posted By Philbert
Update: Got my Bosch coils (2) and plugs (6)...

Update:

Got my Bosch coils (2) and plugs (6) yesterday from BavAuto. Installed the one bad coil and all plugs tonight in about an hour. Fired it up and it sounds great (and no codes!).

I got...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-18-2010, 08:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,025
Posted By Philbert
The letter I have says certain models in 01, 02...

The letter I have says certain models in 01, 02 and 03, with the 3.2 Motorsport engine, so it may cover yours.

The warranty extension is transferrable to subsequent owners BTW.

I'd call them...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-17-2010, 06:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,025
Posted By Philbert
Thanks for the photo on plugs - I've seen that...

Thanks for the photo on plugs - I've seen that before, when I was trying to get my Datsun to pass CA smog....even more fun.

I don't have the right socket to remove the oplug and check - will get...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-17-2010, 03:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,025
Posted By Philbert
Thanks for the quick reply! Great looking car...

Thanks for the quick reply! Great looking car too.

Coils don't seem that expensive - only about $30/pop for BOSCH ones at BAVAUTO and BMP. But It looks like the plug(s) may be the issue, not the...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-17-2010, 03:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,025
Posted By Philbert
This just got better....I found a service...

This just got better....I found a service bulletin letter in the car's records that was mailed in March 2006 (I bought in August 2006 with 24,000 miles on it), which extends the warranty of the Bremi...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-17-2010, 02:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,025
Posted By Philbert
So, I threw a P0300, P0303, and P0306 today....

Hi guys,

Been a while since I logged in :)

My 2002 M3 with 47,000 miles on it has been running fine until this morning. I drove about a mile and a half to a doctor appointment this morning,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-02-2010, 10:44 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 6,654
Posted By Philbert
My M3 isn't a sports car but my 30 year old...

My M3 isn't a sports car but my 30 year old Datsun is :)
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-02-2010, 10:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,055
Posted By Philbert
Well, you're almost at the "next 60,000" mark,...

Well, you're almost at the "next 60,000" mark, where one would assume it would fail again. Mine in my 330 failed at about 60,000, and that seems to be the magic mileage numbrer for failuire. As...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-15-2010, 05:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,025
Posted By Philbert
Ugh, I got that one before my DICE....they sent...

Ugh, I got that one before my DICE....they sent me the wrong model for my year car, but the install instructions were similar....you can to pull out a couple of wires (with leads!) from the harness...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-11-2010, 03:09 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,648
Posted By Philbert
I had step in my 2002 330 and it was slower in...

I had step in my 2002 330 and it was slower in manual mode....it's crap. get a manual.
Forum: Miscellaneous BMW and E46 Parts 03-11-2010, 02:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,346
Posted By Philbert
"$440 shipped" means you pay $440 and he ships...

"$440 shipped" means you pay $440 and he ships them to you as part of the sales price....
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-10-2010, 02:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,507
Posted By Philbert
I'll flame myself in the OP's defense....my first...

I'll flame myself in the OP's defense....my first day of ownership of my 2002 330, I actually had to call the previous owner to learn how to open the gas door - no joke!

I did figure out the...
Forum: Exterior 03-10-2010, 02:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,787
Posted By Philbert
Damn it! Ah well, at least I saved on shipping...

Damn it! Ah well, at least I saved on shipping and I still feel like it was a pretty good deal (I think stock parts were about $90 EACH!).
Forum: Exterior 03-10-2010, 09:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,787
Posted By Philbert
Wow, I bought these brand new from JLEVISW...

Wow, I bought these brand new from JLEVISW yesterday for $34.99 (no shipping, they are 2 blocks from my work). Was amazed how affordable they were (with bulbs included). Did these prices go down...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-08-2009, 10:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,784
Posted By Philbert
Wow, it looks......ABSOLUTELY BRAND NEW

Wow, it looks......ABSOLUTELY BRAND NEW
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-08-2009, 10:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,779
Posted By Philbert
buy mine! 2002 41,000 miles (bought it...

buy mine!

2002
41,000 miles (bought it with 24,000 from original owner 4 years ago)
355 HP Dinan S goodies
6 speed
Chromium DDEs
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-16-2009, 05:15 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,555
Posted By Philbert
I made the same change (But 330 was a slushbox). ...

I made the same change (But 330 was a slushbox).

You really need to use the entire 8,000 RPM appreciate that engine.

The 330 is a great car and the engine is very strong - but the S54 just...
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