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Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-13-2016, 08:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 482
Posted By dillard
+1... seems a few K too high for that many miles...

+1... seems a few K too high for that many miles and cosmetic damage.

Do a nation-wide search for a better deal. Then fly to where ever it is and make your first drive a road trip.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-08-2016, 04:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 953
Posted By dillard
Well my problem is solved. Received new key from...

Well my problem is solved. Received new key from BMW Parts Store, re-programed and viola! Everything works. Guess my problems was transmitter in key. Good luck to all those still having issues.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-08-2016, 10:21 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 953
Posted By dillard
Yep, cabrio. I hope to get time to look at the...

Yep, cabrio. I hope to get time to look at the connector this evening... see if any of the wires pulled out while the mirror was hanging.

My long story in a nut shell was that I re-glued the...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-08-2016, 09:23 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 953
Posted By dillard
Comando Good advice. Will try to implement...

Comando

Good advice. Will try to implement this afternoon.

Since you seemed informed...

In my case I recently had a new windshield installed due to the rearview mirror falling off... long...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-07-2016, 06:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 953
Posted By dillard
I'm having the same problem. Two weeks ago my...

I'm having the same problem. Two weeks ago my rearview mirror fell off and hung while I drove home. Thinking that I stressed something.

Anyone know what wire I should check from the connector? ...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-29-2016, 12:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 346
Posted By dillard
I was told by a couple of places (BMW and...

I was told by a couple of places (BMW and Firestone) that to get proper alignment they use dummy weights in the drivers and passengers seats (~200 # each). They also recommend a full tank of gas. I...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-28-2016, 11:57 AM
Replies: 560
Views: 574,207
Posted By dillard
Automatic Top Project:...

Automatic Top Project: http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=483072

Little more than the $10 target but still cool mod if you have a convertible.
Forum: E46 Convertible 06-28-2016, 11:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 339
Posted By dillard
http://www.crutchfield.com/p_777B8PTD/Sound-Ordnan...

http://www.crutchfield.com/p_777B8PTD/Sound-Ordnance-B-8PTD.html

Seen a few other forum members use this with good results
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-23-2016, 11:42 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,167
Posted By dillard
Don't beat yourself up. I call it DIY-tax. I...

Don't beat yourself up. I call it DIY-tax. I save money time and again by doing stuff myself. Every now and then, you f'up. I recently paid a hefty DIY tax... rear view mirror fell off. Ordered...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-17-2016, 02:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 398
Posted By dillard
Bumping and asking for help/advice Like...

Bumping and asking for help/advice

Like mentioned above, checked all the fuses folks said to check.

My interior lock button works fine. Just the remote not working.

Took to Autozone, RF...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-15-2016, 02:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 398
Posted By dillard
Thanks. Just ordered. Anyone know if I've...

Thanks. Just ordered.

Anyone know if I've done all the checks before Fob battery replacement?
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-15-2016, 12:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 398
Posted By dillard
While searching for the battery, one poster...

While searching for the battery, one poster suggested I try the reprogramming procedure. Didn't work for me.

I see feedback on the battery as the terminals being 180 deg our of place.

Is one...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-15-2016, 10:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 398
Posted By dillard
Key Fob or other issue?

So after owning my baby for many many years, my remote stopped working today. I see that I should check fuse 67. (BTW - Looked good). I also checked 49, 52, 60... all good. I also checked 58 but it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-14-2016, 09:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 761
Posted By dillard
So after owning my baby for many many years, my...

So after owning my baby for many many years, my remote stopped working today. I see that I should check fuse 67. (BTW - Looked good). I also checked 49, 52, 60... all good. I also checked 58 but...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-31-2016, 09:54 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,167
Posted By dillard
One possibility... what is your fuel level in the...

One possibility... what is your fuel level in the tank? If it is ~1/4 tank, this could be your issue: check your fuel balance pump. Under back seat behind driver. The hose that connects to the...
Forum: Lighting Forum 05-05-2016, 10:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 968
Posted By dillard
I have a 2004 and my headlight assemblies come...

I have a 2004 and my headlight assemblies come apart. I installed angel eyes (Khoality) with little difficulty. BTW - Khoality are very good quality.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-03-2016, 09:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 770
Posted By dillard
Nope. The clip which I speak is internal to the...

Nope. The clip which I speak is internal to the tank. On the back side of the "cap" you should see a hose and connector that connects to the "cap"

good luck
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-25-2016, 08:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 770
Posted By dillard
Think I might have your solution... I had the...

Think I might have your solution... I had the same problem, went through the same solution process to no avail.

Our cars have a saddle tank due to the exhaust running through the center of the...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-17-2016, 10:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 946
Posted By dillard
I still no deal breaker if the mechanics check...

I still no deal breaker if the mechanics check out. Everything else is cosmetic and easily fixed. New BMW roundel - buy a carbon fiber one. Carbon fiber grills are not that expensive. Take off the...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-16-2016, 01:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 946
Posted By dillard
Looks clean. Guy had done some nice mods. I too...

Looks clean. Guy had done some nice mods. I too have the carbon fiber difuser and front spoilers and some carbon wrap in my interior. I like the powder coated rims too.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-06-2016, 09:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,660
Posted By dillard
Me too. While at dealer for service a couple of...

Me too. While at dealer for service a couple of times, I lurked the 335
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-05-2016, 10:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,170
Posted By dillard
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=1007...

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=1007722
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-05-2016, 10:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,170
Posted By dillard
I think you will be happy with the decision. I...

I think you will be happy with the decision. I went from a 325i and couldn't have been happier. There are some things to be concerned about. Vanos being the biggest. Sub frame is #2. IMO all...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-04-2016, 09:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 567
Posted By dillard
I had similar wear. Took it to Firestone to get...

I had similar wear. Took it to Firestone to get alignment and was told they didn't do BMWs. Guy said that BMWs have to be preloaded to be aligned... full gas tank and 200 Lbs in passenger and...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-28-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,178
Posted By dillard
Bad throw out bearing won't necessarily make a...

Bad throw out bearing won't necessarily make a grinding noise. Bad TOB will vibrate when clutch is pushed in. You can check the guibo very easily. Just get under the car and look at it. If it is...
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