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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-30-2013, 07:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 578
Posted By Derek325
Cheers from another Canadian touring owner! That...

Cheers from another Canadian touring owner! That was a good deal for that car, enjoy!
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 12-30-2013, 06:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 148
Posted By Derek325
Reflashing with OBD pass thru device

Just wondering if anyone has any experience reflashing BMW's from the BMW tech website. We have a Bluestreak pass thru device at my work and I must have spent over an hour downloading the proper...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-21-2013, 04:32 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 23,151
Posted By Derek325
Impressions on the lowering perch for the front...

Impressions on the lowering perch for the front struts and the thinner rear upper coil pad? Will be installing Bilstein HD's. Just looking for a bit less fender gap.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-13-2013, 02:22 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,331
Posted By Derek325
I live in Squamish - if you are ever passing...

I live in Squamish - if you are ever passing through or want to drive up just shoot me a pm a few days before:thumbup:
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-13-2013, 02:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,331
Posted By Derek325
I got the carpet from a local stereo shop - it is...

I got the carpet from a local stereo shop - it is for wrapping boxes so it is a bit stretchy to go around the corners. For cutting my rings I use a plunge router and a Jasper Circle Jig. It is the...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-11-2013, 04:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 425
Posted By Derek325
Mine was behind that black piece of felt/sound...

Mine was behind that black piece of felt/sound absorption panel in that picture.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-08-2013, 08:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 425
Posted By Derek325
In my car (with HK) the amp is in the left rear...

In my car (with HK) the amp is in the left rear storage area at the back of the car. It is hiding behind the black sound absorption panel.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-23-2013, 12:27 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,331
Posted By Derek325
I need to address that still - probably just...

I need to address that still - probably just going to use some tin and sound deadner to make a splash sheild above the speaker.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-13-2013, 08:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,331
Posted By Derek325
I have a panel cutting tool from Snap-on that I...

I have a panel cutting tool from Snap-on that I used and then my cut off wheel on the parts of the door that are 2 layers of steel. Worked out good!
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-08-2013, 07:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,331
Posted By Derek325
More updates, I finally got around to building my...

More updates, I finally got around to building my sub box. Got it hooked up and it sounds pretty good :thumbsup: Just need to set the levels and play with the crossover a bit more and it should be...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-24-2013, 08:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,331
Posted By Derek325
Yup, and they fit perfectly in the door too.

Yup, and they fit perfectly in the door too.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-23-2013, 09:25 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,331
Posted By Derek325
Just a few updates, got my LOC and amp wired up...

Just a few updates, got my LOC and amp wired up to the factory wires from the head unit, and the door speakers installed. I still need to add some more deadner to the doors, and build the sub box....
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-18-2013, 11:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 841
Posted By Derek325
If you are just adding a sub to your factory...

If you are just adding a sub to your factory system then the Audio Control LC2 ...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-17-2013, 11:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 445
Posted By Derek325
There are a few good shops up across the border...

There are a few good shops up across the border in Canada - might be too much of a drive for you though. I deal with these guys.

http://www.soundsgoodauto.com/
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-15-2013, 02:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,331
Posted By Derek325
Thanks! I really wanted to run 2 eD amps but they...

Thanks! I really wanted to run 2 eD amps but they won't fit in the space that I have available. I am thinking about ditching the spare tire and building my sub box down there instead.......
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-11-2013, 08:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,331
Posted By Derek325
Basic BMW E46 Touring build

Hey everyone! Just thought I would post up some pictures of my install in our new to us BMW.

My last install was a "peroid correct" system in my 93 Escort. All the gear was from the early 90's...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-11-2012, 12:46 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,972
Posted By Derek325
I am not trying to stir the pot - just want to...

I am not trying to stir the pot - just want to prove that my transfer case isn't broken. BMW lists the front output flange as a separate part # and in this picture it is quite obvious that it slides...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-10-2012, 12:27 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,972
Posted By Derek325
On my car it does. The output flange is splined...

On my car it does. The output flange is splined on the outside and slides into a splined gear in the t case. Just like how a splined drive shaft would go together. Maybe there are more than one style...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-09-2012, 08:24 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 319
Posted By Derek325
Space saver spare tire

Did BMW ever offer a space saver spare tire with the E46 cars? Would like a bit extra room for my stereo system but I don't want to loose the spare alltogether.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-05-2012, 09:06 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,972
Posted By Derek325
Well, I removed the front driveshaft tonight to...

Well, I removed the front driveshaft tonight to see if I could drive it without, but the front output shaft flange just slides into the t case so that was a no go. I changed the t case fluid anyways...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-05-2012, 12:49 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,972
Posted By Derek325
My car as well. Just started a few days ago. Mine...

My car as well. Just started a few days ago. Mine will only do it when driving over 50 mph and going up a hill around 2500 rpm. My front drive shaft out of the transfer case has a bit of play in it...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-22-2012, 09:13 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 56,541
Posted By Derek325
Just plugged it in without disconnecting the...

Just plugged it in without disconnecting the battery.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-22-2012, 12:39 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 56,541
Posted By Derek325
Installed mine the other night, works great but...

Installed mine the other night, works great but does anyone know if the scrolling track/artist info can be turned off? I would just like the clock on the radio screen sometimes.
Forum: New Member Introductions 10-31-2012, 01:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 287
Posted By Derek325
New member from Canada

Hey everyone! New member here from British Columbia. Just picked up my second BMW last week - a nice Silver 325xi wagon. Took it auto crossing on the weekend to break her in! Looking forward to...
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