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Forum: Lighting Forum 01-15-2011, 12:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,736
Posted By theprizefight
Smile 2003 E46 M3 Xenon replacement bulbs

Hi all,

I have a 2003 M3 coupe and my front left Xenon headlight went out last week. I had the dealer look at it and it is just the bulb that is bad. So I would like to change this myself...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-08-2010, 11:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 549
Posted By theprizefight
fyi, you can still look through a lot of M3forum...

fyi, you can still look through a lot of M3forum threads via Google. Just search "site:m3forum.net" and then the topic. On a particular listing, click "Cached" near the end of the result. Here is a...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-08-2010, 11:14 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,436
Posted By theprizefight
congrats on the car, awesome color combo. First...

congrats on the car, awesome color combo. First thing I would do to it would be painted reflectors ( http://www.turnermotorsport.com/html/detail.asp?PRODUCT_ID=REF461 ). Then some new wheels
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-08-2010, 11:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,005
Posted By theprizefight
The gear number blinking is normal...as long as...

The gear number blinking is normal...as long as it doesnt do it for too long (more than a second or two, depending on what SMG level you are on).

As for start up, the rough idle is relatively...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-02-2010, 04:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,065
Posted By theprizefight
I have noticed that it runs rougher than usual at...

I have noticed that it runs rougher than usual at idle. It seems totally normal when driving normally, shifting etc. The other noticeable problem is when in a low gear and letting off the...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-02-2010, 03:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,065
Posted By theprizefight
Yeah from what I have seen it is likely related...

Yeah from what I have seen it is likely related to vanos. I spoke with my mechanic and he said it is probably the Vanos solenoid pack rather than the whole unit.

Although it is pretty steep I am...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-01-2010, 12:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,065
Posted By theprizefight
Service engine soon (codes P0010 & P0012) on 2003 M3 SMG?

2003 M3 SMG coupe with ~80k miles.

SES light came on yesterday--had the codes read today:

P0010: Intake camshaft position actuator open
P0012: Intake camshaft position timing over-retarded...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-21-2009, 11:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 586
Posted By theprizefight
wow, incredible car. as far as issues with...

wow, incredible car.

as far as issues with E46 M3s: check out this post on M3forum ( http://www.m3forum.net/m3forum/showthread.php?t=189390 ) for a ton of good info. also check out the other...
Forum: Complete Cars 08-18-2009, 10:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,608
Posted By theprizefight
wow, now that is an amazing car. Would probably...

wow, now that is an amazing car. Would probably be leasing one of these if I didnt have my E46 M. that interior is incredible
Forum: Interior 08-05-2009, 11:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 513
Posted By theprizefight
WTB: Shift Knob, stock or aftermarket (for SMG M3)

Looking for a replacement shift knob for my 03 SMG m3. Would consider either the stock SMG knob (as long as it has absolutely no peeling), or any aftermarket knob that would fit.

If its...
Forum: New England 08-02-2009, 06:03 PM
Replies: 2,940
Views: 330,501
Posted By theprizefight
- in Newport, RI on Sat night, parked next to an...

- in Newport, RI on Sat night, parked next to an AW 330 coupe with e46fanatics sticker, mass (red sox) plate, looked pretty much stock.
- in Newport (or near Newport) around 12 or 1 on Sat, saw two...
Forum: Exterior 07-17-2009, 07:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,103
Posted By theprizefight
how much for the diffusor shipped to...

how much for the diffusor shipped to boston...will it fit M3 coupe?
Forum: Exterior 07-17-2009, 07:44 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 508
Posted By theprizefight
FS: E46 M3 Fog Light Assembly w. bulb (LEFT)

am selling an E46 M3 fog light assembly off a 2003 SMG M3 (which I think might also fit other 3-series but not positive). The part # which is written on the lens cover says: 63 17 7 894 017

They...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-17-2009, 05:50 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,367
Posted By theprizefight
haha, so so so obvious this is a scam. ...

haha, so so so obvious this is a scam.

references to ebay + shipping/handling = automatic scam. always. no exceptions.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-14-2009, 11:47 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,866
Posted By theprizefight
wow...looks amazing

wow...looks amazing
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-14-2009, 11:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,942
Posted By theprizefight
what do you use for polish/wax? paint looks great...

what do you use for polish/wax? paint looks great in those pics.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-14-2009, 11:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 555
Posted By theprizefight
dont dont dont take it to dealer. find a good...

dont dont dont take it to dealer. find a good indy shop. and yea oil is def an easy DIY
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-11-2009, 12:39 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 35,912
Posted By theprizefight
have you tried any plastic cleaner/polish? I used...

have you tried any plastic cleaner/polish? I used Meguiar's PlastX "clear plastic cleaner & polish" from autozone (a small packet for $1) for my lenses and it took out a lot of the scratches and they...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-06-2009, 10:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 365
Posted By theprizefight
well i suspect others will chime in but ive heard...

well i suspect others will chime in but ive heard that these are pretty good:

http://www.bavariansoundwerks.com/
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-26-2009, 12:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 951
Posted By theprizefight
here is the answer to your question BTW (from...

here is the answer to your question BTW (from that FAQ):

Question:
What about the gas pedal while SMG is upshifting? Do you keep the throttle at the same position [meaning SMG is so fast the car...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-26-2009, 12:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 951
Posted By theprizefight
a lot of your SMG questions are probably answered...

a lot of your SMG questions are probably answered on this FAQ:

http://www.leo.nutz.de/BMW_SMG2FAQ.php
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-24-2009, 11:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 640
Posted By theprizefight
Im no expert but could be your tires need a...

Im no expert but could be your tires need a balancing and/or alignment, how new are the tires? might also want to physically examine your wheels for any imperfections...also could be that something...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-24-2009, 10:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 531
Posted By theprizefight
ever go to any Cobra meets bmwdb? My uncle has a...

ever go to any Cobra meets bmwdb? My uncle has a Cobra and has hosted at his place in Boxborough MA before
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-24-2009, 10:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,198
Posted By theprizefight
Its much more likely that it simply wasn't...

Its much more likely that it simply wasn't driven, than that it was tampered with. The risks of rolling back far outweigh the benefits...probably just sat on the lot. But still, I would confront the...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-22-2009, 07:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 791
Posted By theprizefight
which brand spark plugs to use?

I have done a search on the subject, both on here and on M3Forum.net, but I cant seem to find any solid info...

I have heard that using NGK iridium (CPR8EIX) plugs might be more beneficial than...
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