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Forum: General E46 Forum 03-16-2008, 03:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 514
Posted By Reynard978
Did you install the SES jumper plug?

Did you install the SES jumper plug?
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-28-2008, 05:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 503
Posted By Reynard978
It's at least $2000 for the parts alone. Go to...

It's at least $2000 for the parts alone. Go to this site for more info: http://www.bimmernav.com/BMW_GPS_Navgation_Retrofit_Information.html

I have NAV in my car. It's pretty good, but the lack...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-03-2008, 07:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 572
Posted By Reynard978
I've got a 2002 330XI. Check all the CV boots. ...

I've got a 2002 330XI. Check all the CV boots. Since this car is AWD, you've got twice as many of them to deal with as a normal 2WD car. Also, has the car had Inspection II done yet? It sounds...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-27-2008, 08:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 397
Posted By Reynard978
If you look at the Bimmernav site you'll see that...

If you look at the Bimmernav site you'll see that there are two microphones, an older one and an improved newer one. I think your car may have the "upgraded" microphone (762 P/N, I believe), but you...
Forum: Lighting Forum 02-04-2007, 07:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 930
Posted By Reynard978
I have the same issue. My original "orange...

I have the same issue. My original "orange corners" never had any condensation issues. My front clear corners do, however. Just for the record, I ordered original European OEM from Germany.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-17-2007, 05:54 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,097
Posted By Reynard978
I have a 330xi. There are a couple things to keep...

I have a 330xi. There are a couple things to keep in mind:

-It's harder to find performance upgrades for XIs (especially sways and suspension).
-It has a higher ride height due to the AWD...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-19-2006, 06:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 654
Posted By Reynard978
I also have an XI, and have had similar...

I also have an XI, and have had similar questions. Options are certainly limited compared to the non-XI crowd. However, check out this thread:
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-13-2006, 04:55 AM
Replies: 813
Views: 436,451
Posted By Reynard978
Difficulty: 3/10 DIY: Yes Part Number: M...

Difficulty: 3/10
DIY: Yes
Part Number: M SPORTS STEER.-WHEEL, AIRBAG, LEATHER, BICOLOR 32348022322 $700.29


You might want to add the M3 wheel with black stitching under the "Steering Wheel"...
Forum: General Off-Topic 12-05-2006, 07:55 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,382
Posted By Reynard978
I assume we are talking about a drag race here? ...

I assume we are talking about a drag race here? I agree that the coupe is probably faster in a straight line due to weight/drivetrain loss. But, if this was a race through the twisties, the XI...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2006, 07:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 884
Posted By Reynard978
Yeah, you can use 96+ E36 M3 bushings on the XIs....

Yeah, you can use 96+ E36 M3 bushings on the XIs. I have them on mine. I don't know about upgraded control arms, though. I do know the OEM ones are steel rather than aluminium for increased strength.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2006, 07:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 450
Posted By Reynard978
Warning Lamps after XI Battery Disconnect

I just thought I'd let everyone know about a quirk of the XIs when you disconnect the battery. I installed an M3 wheel this week in my 2002 330xi, and when I hooked the battery back up, these...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-22-2006, 05:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,497
Posted By Reynard978
If you have a manual, you should remove the CDV....

If you have a manual, you should remove the CDV. It's like getting a new clutch for almost nothing!
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2006, 07:18 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 16,695
Posted By Reynard978
My girlfriend! ;-) ...just kidding, honey.

My girlfriend! ;-)

...just kidding, honey.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2006, 04:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 948
Posted By Reynard978
Okay. Here's the part number: ...

Okay. Here's the part number:

31-12-9-069-035

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=BG93&mospid=47488&btnr=31_0242&hg=31&fg=05&hl=36
Forum: Ask a Site Sponsor 11-18-2006, 07:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,091
Posted By Reynard978
I bought an M3 wheel from Jason today. The...

I bought an M3 wheel from Jason today. The service was great & so was the price. ...Should have the wheel later this week.

Go Tischer!
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-17-2006, 04:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 948
Posted By Reynard978
Sorry guys...long day at work. The shop closed...

Sorry guys...long day at work. The shop closed early today and they are only M-F. I'll call them Monday and find out the exact make and part number of E36 M3 bushings they used.

The E36 M3...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-17-2006, 04:29 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 948
Posted By Reynard978
The issue at hand is three-fold: 1.) The XI...

The issue at hand is three-fold:

1.) The XI bushings front control arm bushings are replaceable. ...That's not commonly known as XI info is hard to come by at times.

2.) There aren't many...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-16-2006, 07:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 948
Posted By Reynard978
I just had it done this afternoon. No issues so...

I just had it done this afternoon. No issues so far...but I'm only in 2 hours!

I'll see if I can track down a part number. It's the front control arm bushing set. They popped the stock ones...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-16-2006, 06:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 948
Posted By Reynard978
XI Control Arm/Bushing Factoid

So, I took my car in for service today and started talking with the tech. He noticed my 2002 330xi had worn front control arm bushings (worn, but not shot...my car has 44k miles). This was not the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-14-2006, 05:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 442
Posted By Reynard978
I have a 330xi. It makes a similar noise after I...

I have a 330xi. It makes a similar noise after I shut it off. It's almost like some kind of brake is engaging. I hear a little squeak about 15 seconds after I shut off the car.

I have no idea...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-15-2006, 07:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 658
Posted By Reynard978
Did anyone ever get an answer to these questions?...

Did anyone ever get an answer to these questions? I have a 330xi and am also debating the Dinan alternatives for the XI rear sway.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-04-2006, 04:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 989
Posted By Reynard978
I've got the OEM M3 strut brace on my 330xi. It...

I've got the OEM M3 strut brace on my 330xi. It fits fine and looks great. Go for it!
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-11-2006, 04:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 844
Posted By Reynard978
Check this out. It may help. ...

Check this out. It may help.

http://www.bmw325i.net/inst_mp3cd.shtml

and this one

http://m3.madrussian.net/diy_alpine.shtml
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