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Forum: Australia 07-15-2014, 05:31 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,779
Posted By Shonky
Would have Anyway, the person I spoke to was...

Would have

Anyway, the person I spoke to was slightly flustered and said bring it back without flinching. All I asked was "which oil did you put in my M3 yesterday?". No mention of invoice or...
Forum: Australia 07-14-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,779
Posted By Shonky
Probably best to ask them rather than here and if...

Probably best to ask them rather than here and if you have a preference make sure it goes on the job card to try and avoid the problem I had.

They had no issue using the diff oil I supplied so if...
Forum: Australia 06-05-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,587
Posted By Shonky
https://www.whereismaps.com/afterMarket/vdo-dayton...

https://www.whereismaps.com/afterMarket/vdo-dayton-after-market/carin-ms5200.html

Should work but no guarantees. My receipt says "CARIN Aust MS5000 V19 "which I can't see listed any more. Yes...
Forum: Australia 06-05-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,587
Posted By Shonky
Have you even read my posts above? Information is...

Have you even read my posts above? Information is clearly there to answer your question.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 02-10-2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 439
Views: 386,921
Posted By Shonky
CR20xx batteries are not rechargeable so not...

CR20xx batteries are not rechargeable so not suitable.
Forum: Australia 01-07-2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,779
Posted By Shonky
I was fairly happy with their service etc however...

I was fairly happy with their service etc however they failed to put Castrol TWS in my M3 so I had to take it back to get it done "properly".

I read the receipt in more detail when I got home and...
Forum: Australia 12-12-2013, 12:46 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,779
Posted By Shonky
Doesn't mean you can schedule an exact time, turn...

Doesn't mean you can schedule an exact time, turn up and expect it done in a bit over an hour...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-02-2013, 09:23 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 54,802
Posted By Shonky
Just disconnect the negative first.

Just disconnect the negative first.
Forum: Australia 09-23-2013, 07:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,359
Posted By Shonky
Slight hijack: Should the spark plug parts...

Slight hijack:

Should the spark plug parts and wheel brace be included on an M3 (the latter given the M3 has no spare wheel to change to anyway)?

Also there is a tow hook in the foam part next...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-22-2013, 04:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 286
Posted By Shonky
BMW fluid is probably recommended. There is a...

BMW fluid is probably recommended. There is a special FM (friction modifier) version if your diff makes a grinding noise when doing sharp turns.

As for your problem it's highly unlikely that diff...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-09-2013, 07:27 AM
Replies: 439
Views: 386,921
Posted By Shonky
A new battery will have plenty of charge to do...

A new battery will have plenty of charge to do the sync process. Because of that be careful not to short it out. They don't come flat.
Forum: Australia 05-06-2013, 10:56 PM
Replies: 469
Views: 39,687
Posted By Shonky
So you still have the 3 pin ibus connected to the...

So you still have the 3 pin ibus connected to the changer and the changer has at least one CD in it to play? You'll need something to fool it that the changer is there with an audio disc or it will...
Forum: Australia 01-03-2013, 12:51 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 7,137
Posted By Shonky
Present

Present
Forum: Australia 12-20-2012, 07:34 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,519
Posted By Shonky
Stamp duty is 3.5% on a 6 cylinder car. Say $20k...

Stamp duty is 3.5% on a 6 cylinder car. Say $20k is $700. Then 1 year of rego + CTP is about $700-800 too.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 12-20-2012, 06:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,146
Posted By Shonky
Only real thing I can suggest and I don't know...

Only real thing I can suggest and I don't know for sure will work is a newer generation ULF module.
Forum: Australia 12-16-2012, 10:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,724
Posted By Shonky
Rubbish. Both terms are equally valid...

Rubbish. Both terms are equally valid interchangeably for automatics and manuals

automatic transmission = automatic gearbox
manual transmission = manual gearbox
Forum: Australia 12-12-2012, 06:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 812
Posted By Shonky
Honestly not real sure on the firmware disc...

Honestly not real sure on the firmware disc particularly, but I know the maps disc is MODE 2. When I backed up my copy ImgBurn had a whinge about making an ISO since it was a MODE 2 disc and...
Forum: Australia 12-12-2012, 06:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 812
Posted By Shonky
No.

No.
Forum: Australia 12-11-2012, 01:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 812
Posted By Shonky
v16 from about 2009 are the latest maps available...

v16 from about 2009 are the latest maps available on the internet. You can buy v18 from BMW or v19 from Whereis direct.

This disc should be burnt already as Mode 2 shouldn't it? That's the reason...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2012, 08:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 406
Posted By Shonky
Yes that is pretty naive. Have you actually...

Yes that is pretty naive. Have you actually looked at it? There are specially made stands for the hard top to sit on (vertically) when not in use. Keep it.
Forum: Australia 12-08-2012, 02:07 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,190
Posted By Shonky
Sysbemas did a fantastic job for me but I know...

Sysbemas did a fantastic job for me but I know they were running out of housings/parts or something. Very quick turn around too and I thought fairly reasonably priced compared with a replacement. I...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 12-03-2012, 07:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,146
Posted By Shonky
SGS III is my current phone with 4.0.4 Android. ...

SGS III is my current phone with 4.0.4 Android.

My older HTC HD2 running Jelly Bean 4.1 doesn't work.

An HTC Legend prepay I have lying around with just old Android 2.2 works just fine but it's...
Forum: Australia 11-30-2012, 11:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 633
Posted By Shonky
Right. So totally different to what I thought you...

Right. So totally different to what I thought you were talking about. I'd really call it coding of the car. You do it to the car rather than the key. The dealer can definitely do it as a starting...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-30-2012, 03:33 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,377
Posted By Shonky
Convertible too.

Convertible too.
Forum: Australia 11-29-2012, 04:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 633
Posted By Shonky
More info required. You cannot reprogram...

More info required.

You cannot reprogram keys. You can program blank keys or you can re-program the EWS in the car.

If you're talking about reprogramming the remote lock/unlock function, it's...
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