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Forum: Lighting Forum 03-11-2013, 05:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 657
Posted By sharkey62
I have halogen bulbs H7's. I put the Osram...

I have halogen bulbs H7's. I put the Osram Nightbreaker bulbs on low beam. The light output is quite good. The colour does look whiteish and not yellow. Not as white (or blue) as xenon but...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-07-2013, 07:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,117
Posted By sharkey62
Thank you Willsbma. I hope that you are happy...

Thank you Willsbma.
I hope that you are happy with the look of your trim now that it is all done.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-06-2013, 04:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,117
Posted By sharkey62
When I purchased my car I noticed that the wood...

When I purchased my car I noticed that the wood trim had seen better days. I could not afford to replace the trim so thought I would give wrapping a go. I had never attempted anything like that...
Forum: Lighting Forum 02-13-2013, 11:12 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,391
Posted By sharkey62
Yeah I think so - lights so other road users can...

Yeah I think so - lights so other road users can see you rather than to light up where you are going.
Forum: Lighting Forum 02-11-2013, 07:37 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,391
Posted By sharkey62
Hi In the UK we do not have the parking/signal...

Hi
In the UK we do not have the parking/signal lights on all the time therefore position 1 on the headlight control are just the side lights coming on (what we call side lights ie the 5w5 bulbs in...
Forum: Lighting Forum 02-10-2013, 04:16 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,391
Posted By sharkey62
Hi yes they are complete plug n play. As we did...

Hi yes they are complete plug n play. As we did not change the angeleye rings that came with the lights and just used the integrated angel eyes just changed the bulbs then they come on when you...
Forum: Lighting Forum 02-04-2013, 05:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,391
Posted By sharkey62
Also forgot to say that the Osram Nightbreaker H7...

Also forgot to say that the Osram Nightbreaker H7 bulbs match the colour of the Philips 5W5 bulbs pretty much spot on. Just thought this might help.
Forum: Lighting Forum 02-04-2013, 04:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,391
Posted By sharkey62
Just worked out how to upload a photo. These are...

Just worked out how to upload a photo. These are the DEPO P46 that were installed at the weekend. Just the standard P46 lights and just changed the angel eye bulbs for the Philips blue vision...
Forum: Lighting Forum 02-04-2013, 03:34 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,391
Posted By sharkey62
I have just this weekend installed the DEPO P46 -...

I have just this weekend installed the DEPO P46 - all I did as I did not want to mess around wiring in Halo Rings and quite liked the integrated look was to change the bulbs in the angel eyes from...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2013, 05:03 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 3,518
Posted By sharkey62
New front brake caliper New front brake discs...

New front brake caliper
New front brake discs both sides
New front brake pads both sides

Going in for full service this weekend

Ordering new headlight units at the end of the month
Forum: Lighting Forum 12-30-2012, 04:58 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,675
Posted By sharkey62
This sounds a brilliant way to control brightness...

This sounds a brilliant way to control brightness of Angel Eyes. Am currently saving up for P46's with Orion V2 Angel Eyes.
I know nothing about wiring so please forgive me if this is a really...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-16-2012, 02:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 441
Posted By sharkey62
Noticed a while ago that the display bars on the...

Noticed a while ago that the display bars on the unit were a bit eratic and hesitant then when we put a new battery in it seemed to stop this so thought no more of it. Driving to work the other...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-16-2012, 05:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 441
Posted By sharkey62
Problem fixed thanks to The Forum

Just wanted to say thank you to the advice given on the forum as my heater broke this week just when the temperature in the UK hit about -3c . Great no heat. Not having owned a BMW before I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2012, 01:15 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,877
Posted By sharkey62
Yes I got these from TopGaitors and am very...

Yes I got these from TopGaitors and am very pleased with the quality got the gear shift gaitor and the handbrake gaitor they look good.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-19-2012, 06:05 PM
Replies: 465
Views: 57,732
Posted By sharkey62
Bimmie - I could not think of anything else when...

Bimmie - I could not think of anything else when I picked him up now it's just stuck - was not so polite on Sunday when his battery just died!:(
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-13-2012, 01:42 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,194
Posted By sharkey62
Thank you Airborne for your comments. I will try...

Thank you Airborne for your comments. I will try keeping the revs slightly higher than I have been on gear changes and see if it improves.
Thanks again.
:thumbup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-10-2012, 06:17 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,194
Posted By sharkey62
Thanks for your info. I will work on technique...

Thanks for your info. I will work on technique and see if it improves. :thumbup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-09-2012, 05:15 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,194
Posted By sharkey62
Thanks everyone. I will get the car checked...

Thanks everyone. I will get the car checked over for any major faults and start driving him a bit harder!
Thanks Hamadyr for your breakdown re the clutch and the different components as a complete...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-09-2012, 04:45 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,194
Posted By sharkey62
I do a mix of urban and extra urban driving on a...

I do a mix of urban and extra urban driving on a daily basis. I don't tend to drive too hard but neither am I driving Miss Daisy! I just like like to be able to take off when I want to rather...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-09-2012, 03:04 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,194
Posted By sharkey62
Thank you for all of your feedback. The car has...

Thank you for all of your feedback.
The car has only done 48K and has been serviced by BMW main dealers. I have only had the car since August but have noticed that it does seem a bit sluggish and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-09-2012, 01:48 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,194
Posted By sharkey62
Exclamation What are pros and cons of removing CDV

Hi
I am new to BMW's. I have read a few posts on here when I have been searching for information on clutch delay valves. I have a 2001 320i and cannot get a smooth gear change. I have been...
Forum: Lighting Forum 11-06-2012, 07:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 427
Posted By sharkey62
THank you for your reply. I have just sent you...

THank you for your reply. I have just sent you an e-mail with my e-mail address and 1 further quick question.
Thank you.
Forum: Lighting Forum 11-05-2012, 05:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 427
Posted By sharkey62
Umnitza Projector46 with V2 LED - Anybody got thes

Hi
I have been looking for replacement lights and have come across these light units. Does anybody have any experience of these lights. I have read on here that the Orion V2 rings are the...
Forum: New Member Introductions 11-04-2012, 01:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 390
Posted By sharkey62
Thanks Steve Love that Bimmian site I could...

Thanks Steve
Love that Bimmian site I could spend a fortune there - if I had a fortune. Just seen some DEPO lights on there that seem to be just what I am looking for. Will have to save up a bit...
Forum: Lighting Forum 11-04-2012, 01:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 817
Posted By sharkey62
Thank you for your reply. I had thought about...

Thank you for your reply. I had thought about just getting some LED rings and putting those on existing units but the units are not very good as they are not projector units and the light coming...
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