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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 11-30-2015, 02:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,591
Posted By xi_ter
In 5 years since doing a drop on my xi, using...

In 5 years since doing a drop on my xi, using Koni Yellows and Eibach springs, the only downside has been 2 torn CV boots.
My rear springs both broke, but they were replaced under lifetime warranty...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-02-2015, 09:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 288
Posted By xi_ter
Solved. My Rain/Light Sensor (RSL) could not be...

Solved.
My Rain/Light Sensor (RSL) could not be coded at all. I bought an RSL on eBay and connected the back part to the preglued lens on my the Mexican-made Pilkington windshield.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,451
Posted By xi_ter
Pentosin atf

With pentosin atf $20 a quart why not use redline d4? About half the cost.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-08-2015, 08:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 288
Posted By xi_ter
Xenon auto-leveler only works at key position 1, not with normal starting (Solved)

My xenon auto-leveler is only giving the up/down positioning movement if I move the key to position 1 (accessories powered only). When I turn the key quick to position 2 (normal start), there is no...
Forum: BC, AB, Saskatchewan, Manitoba 08-07-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 532
Posted By xi_ter
PartSource lends out a spring compressor for free...

PartSource lends out a spring compressor for free as well, only a small deposit is needed.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-13-2015, 02:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 696
Posted By xi_ter
Actually it's easy to mod due to the availability...

Actually it's easy to mod due to the availability of many mods from lighting to Bluetooth, nav system retrofits, suspensions, exhaust, body kits.... Lots of diys.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-23-2015, 01:38 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,684
Posted By xi_ter
Old but useful thread on the "chirp" sound while...

Old but useful thread on the "chirp" sound while scrolling. Worth a revisit since I still need to manage this on my install today.
I've just installed the Mediabridge and managed to minimize the...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 11-19-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,785
Posted By xi_ter
Buy Nokian All-Weather tires. Being used on...

Buy Nokian All-Weather tires. Being used on almost all Alberta Canada police cruisers year round. Have the snowflake and mountain symbols.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-10-2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 21,177
Posted By xi_ter
A few years back I installed a heated steering...

A few years back I installed a heated steering wheel in my 325xi. The e39 5 series had heated steering wheels as an option that use the same banks of switches.
See DIY...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-19-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,324
Posted By xi_ter
After 2 winters of cracked underbody shields I...

After 2 winters of cracked underbody shields I put away the front 2 shields for the winter. I had to buy new.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 12-08-2013, 11:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 373
Posted By xi_ter
^ right - in the case of xi springs the issue is...

^ right - in the case of xi springs the issue is the breaking of the rear springs. Especially since the generation has been on the road for years, all xi owners should check their rear springs for...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 12-08-2013, 01:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 373
Posted By xi_ter
This was my 325xi before the drop. ...

This was my 325xi before the drop.

http://i213.photobucket.com/albums/cc319/zipcanada/DSCN3362.jpg (http://s213.photobucket.com/user/zipcanada/media/DSCN3362.jpg.html)

The front height was...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 12-07-2013, 12:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 373
Posted By xi_ter
Front only drop xi's

As a result of Eibach sending me a whole ProKit to replace broken rear springs under warranty, I have a set of new front ProKit springs.
I'm putting out a feeler whether I should list the 2 front...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 12-02-2013, 12:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 654
Posted By xi_ter
They went to R/A/R from A/R

They went to R/A/R from A/R
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-03-2013, 12:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,075
Posted By xi_ter
100,000 km and probably 8 oil changes using Mann...

100,000 km and probably 8 oil changes using Mann and Mahle filters. I believe Hengst is the ultimate source of filters is you look at the web site including BMW OEM filters....
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-03-2013, 11:34 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,471
Posted By xi_ter
yep..xi.

yep..xi.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-03-2013, 11:31 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,387
Posted By xi_ter
My ranking of the mods I've done: 1. Dice iPod...

My ranking of the mods I've done:
1. Dice iPod connection - the scrolling MP3 tags were visionary for a car designed in 1999
2. OEM Clears all round
3. M Tech front bumper cover
4. Drop with Koni...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-13-2013, 02:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 417
Posted By xi_ter
Not worth it - they tow to the stealership....

Not worth it - they tow to the stealership. You'll pay in the end.
Forum: Lighting Forum 10-05-2013, 08:01 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 234
Posted By xi_ter
Fog switch reactivates DRLs????

My fog switch is turning on my head lights instead of my fogs. I did get my LCM recoded way back to remove DRLs, but it seems a glitch happened. My guess is the fog switch turns on DRLs :loco:... ...
Forum: Lighting Forum 09-18-2013, 02:33 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 286
Posted By xi_ter
Fog Switch turns on High beams - Fogs stay OFF

Way back I got my LCM programmed to turn off day time running lights and just turn on my angel eyes.
Since that time I changed my fogs along with a new Mech2 bumper. The tech used a profile instead...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 09-06-2013, 12:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 382
Posted By xi_ter
Probably will be an expensive repair. I don't...

Probably will be an expensive repair. I don't know what your local costs are these are probably not worth buying 3 have rash and flaking paint.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-19-2013, 09:58 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,639
Posted By xi_ter
Good to see how to use this equipment for the...

Good to see how to use this equipment for the axle replacement.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-09-2013, 08:52 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 8,326
Posted By xi_ter
^^ +1 Driving into a brick wall probably wasn't...

^^ +1 Driving into a brick wall probably wasn't even in the design specs of the E46 team. The frame, even if fixed, will be weakened by metal fatigue. The subframe, which already prematurely fails,...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-09-2013, 08:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 920
Posted By xi_ter
The only thing that someone might want to hide is...

The only thing that someone might want to hide is mushrooming of the strut tower. Yes I see an unpainted ring.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 04-09-2013, 12:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 486
Posted By xi_ter
http://i213.photobucket.com/albums/cc319/zipcanada...

http://i213.photobucket.com/albums/cc319/zipcanada/circuittester_zps6840db65.jpg
Probably similar to these testers that can detect live wires through insulation.
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