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Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-15-2013, 11:21 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 12,031
Posted By duhprez
can't go wrong with a M3 vert

I was specifically looking to get a vert and the e46 M3 was the runaway choice and by far the best package of value, performance and classic lines/look. Even with a model year of 2003, I've had...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-15-2013, 10:55 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,506
Posted By duhprez
Ssk

One of the first mods I installed was a SSK and couldn't be happier with a much improved driving/shifting experience over the stock broom handle.

I would recommend the kit from Rogue Engineering....
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-04-2013, 03:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,479
Posted By duhprez
mods4cars

Has anyone installed one of these convertible control modules. If so, how did you find the degree of DIY and usage results?

The features are exactly what's needed!
...
Forum: E46 Convertible 03-21-2013, 10:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,094
Posted By duhprez
wrap

Have you considered a wrap? There'll be lots of options including a carbon fibre look
Forum: E46 Convertible 07-30-2012, 03:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 768
Posted By duhprez
Indy Shops for Convertible Repair

Thought this might be helpful to start a list of indy shops in your area that specialize in servicing repairing convertible top motors.

Enco Auto Trim & Glass
2836 Dufferin St.
Toronto ON M6B...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-25-2012, 01:19 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 59,340
Posted By duhprez
e46 M3 Convertible rules

I chose the M3 from shopping for a convertible. In a similar price range, no other brands could match the total package that an e46 M3 convertible offered in terms sheer bad azz looks, class,...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-25-2011, 11:38 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 25,251
Posted By duhprez
Ssk

I've had the Rogue Engineering OCTANE Short Shift kit for the past 3 years and couldn't be happier.

http://www.rogueengineering.com/bmw/OCTSL.html
Forum: E46 Convertible 10-06-2011, 02:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,004
Posted By duhprez
sub in ski pass

Can't go wrong with a sealed box and sub in the ski pass.

Link to a full write up of my install. After a few years, the system has been bullet proof and sounds as good from day 1.
...
Forum: E46 Convertible 10-06-2011, 01:57 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,189
Posted By duhprez
tighten the bolts

Through the process of regularly lubing the joints for the top, I found there were loose bolts in and around the convertible top chassis points. Remember to check your bolts and tighten where needed.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-28-2011, 10:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,692
Posted By duhprez
Stock shifter is like shifting an 18 wheeler rig

Couldn't wait to get rid of the stock broom stick shifter when I first got my M3 Vert. Replaced it with the SSK from Rogue Engineering and illuminated chrome shift knob from Bimmian.com...
Forum: E46 Convertible 08-19-2011, 02:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,474
Posted By duhprez
changing weather stripping on rear vert window

The black plastic molding with weather stripping (as combined part) is replaceable for the rear window. I ordered a pair from Tischer BMW and changed mine out last year.

www.getbmwparts.com
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Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-30-2011, 12:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 735
Posted By duhprez
front turn signal bulb

Are the front turn signal lights single or dual filament?
Forum: E46 Convertible 06-03-2011, 11:12 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,142
Posted By duhprez
Stop your windscreen from falling

I posted a quick fix awhile ago called the hitchpin mod. Takes 15 mins of your time and a few dollars for hitchpins. On windy days for sudden gust of high winds, this mod will prevent your...
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-07-2011, 12:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,115
Posted By duhprez
You don't need to remove the entire glass to...

You don't need to remove the entire glass to change out the molding. As mentioned, use a hair dryer to heat it up and it'll be easier to pull off. There's really no procedure.

I brought the...
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-03-2011, 11:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,115
Posted By duhprez
The black plastic molding is replaceable for the...

The black plastic molding is replaceable for the rear window. I ordered a pair from Tischer BMW and changed mine out last year.
...
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-03-2011, 10:13 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 19,416
Posted By duhprez
Verts Rock

Cool, I'll roll with this..

http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y254/duhprez/M3%20Now/BMWShootBW2.jpg

http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y254/duhprez/M3%20Now/mirror2.jpg
...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-27-2011, 09:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,633
Posted By duhprez
M3 Terminator (liquid metal LOL)

M3 Terminator (liquid metal LOL)
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-25-2011, 10:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,219
Posted By duhprez
Stock is junk

The stock system is junk. Can't compare to quality after market ICE upgrades.

I ripped out the stock system, amp, speakers, subwoofer and replaced the entire system.

It's great as I've...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-17-2011, 10:18 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 59,340
Posted By duhprez
Vert all the way

Vert's rule! Hard to beat being on the road with top down on a sunny day.

I get my track fix with my GSX-R750

http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y254/duhprez/M3%20Now/BMWShootBW2.jpg
...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-16-2010, 11:24 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 62,244
Posted By duhprez
Full system install in a vert

I previously posted a full write up with pics of my system and subwoofer install;

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=637631&highlight=
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-16-2010, 12:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 577
Posted By duhprez
:search: is your friend

:search: is your friend
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-09-2010, 12:43 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,388
Posted By duhprez
Hitchpin mod

As the OP of the hitchpin mod, thought I'd give you a hand.

I also searched for a possible solution for a long time. I noted some ridiculous suggestions with using very cumbersome brackets, etc. ...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-22-2010, 10:02 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 10,454
Posted By duhprez
replacement wipers

I replaced my stock wipers with PIAA Super Silicone Wiper Blades (Super SPORZA Wiper). They perform great and have been very happy with them.
...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-13-2010, 10:55 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 343
Posted By duhprez
Weather stripping (Vert rear window)

From wear and tear, I thought it would be a good idea to change the weather stripping on the rear windows of my M3 vert. After ordering the part, the new replacement part from the dealer had the...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 04-09-2010, 12:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,839
Posted By duhprez
vert sound upgrade

Here's a complete review of the setup on my vert

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=637631&highlight=
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