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Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 08-08-2014, 04:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,472
Posted By gixxerguy
I trashed it long ago. Sorry.

I trashed it long ago. Sorry.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 08-07-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,472
Posted By gixxerguy
NotForeignItsBorin, If this is a DIY project...

NotForeignItsBorin, If this is a DIY project for you, I highly recommend purchasing an entire new drive shaft assy. I'm a pretty handy guy but getting the old carrier bearing off and the new one...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 08-07-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,472
Posted By gixxerguy
Yep, sounds like exactly what I was hearing. ...

Yep, sounds like exactly what I was hearing. It's very likely your drive shaft carrier bearing.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-13-2013, 06:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,472
Posted By gixxerguy
DuffMan, Glad to see you got it taken care...

DuffMan,

Glad to see you got it taken care of. Congrats!

Thanks for the link!
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-16-2012, 09:11 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,610
Posted By gixxerguy
Let us know how it turns out!

Let us know how it turns out!
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-05-2012, 07:20 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,610
Posted By gixxerguy
All it said was Drivers side airbag. Problem is...

All it said was Drivers side airbag. Problem is that there are three on the drivers side!!! LOL Doesn't really matter now, it just needed to be reset with Carsoft and not the handheld B300 SRS...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-05-2012, 07:18 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,610
Posted By gixxerguy
I would not advise any airback checks of any...

I would not advise any airback checks of any type. A voltage induced onto the contacts could very well ruin your day. I would just replace it. Check ebay, I ran across several for less than $80.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-04-2012, 11:04 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,610
Posted By gixxerguy
Just read all the setup files, some are not in...

Just read all the setup files, some are not in English but there are good screenshots and you will figure it out. After that, hit Youtube and watch some how-to video's for each software. I can try...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-29-2012, 01:08 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,610
Posted By gixxerguy
I purchased this from a seller named catastefy on...

I purchased this from a seller named catastefy on ebay:
http://www.ebay.com/itm/BMW-USB-OBD-Diagnostic-cable-INPA-Ediabas-DIS-SSS-GT1-/330606867879?pt=Motors_Automotive_Tools&hash=item4cf9b475a7
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-29-2012, 09:32 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,610
Posted By gixxerguy
Jon, yes exactly. I accidently reconnected the...

Jon, yes exactly. I accidently reconnected the battery before connecting the drivers side door airbag after changing the window regulator. That set the code and I could not clear it for nothing...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-29-2012, 02:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,022
Posted By gixxerguy
Turbo, Yes I entered the service menu on the...

Turbo, Yes I entered the service menu on the radio but I could not locate any default setting for the screen. That said, I have notice that if I turn the ignition key to position one and let the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-20-2012, 11:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,022
Posted By gixxerguy
Anybody know where I can find a users manual for...

Anybody know where I can find a users manual for a MKIII 4:3 Navigation Monitor??? I have searched the world wide web over...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-19-2012, 02:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,022
Posted By gixxerguy
Default Screen for Navigation

I have a 2001 330i E46. A few months ago I upgraded my Navigation firmware to SW 3-1/63 and then I got that bloody "ACCEPT" screen everytime I started my car. So tonight, I hook up NCS-Expert and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-16-2012, 09:10 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,610
Posted By gixxerguy
Ok Gentlemen, this thread is ancient old but some...

Ok Gentlemen, this thread is ancient old but some of you MUST have cleared your SRS light by now! I also replaced my drivers door window regulator and gosh dang dammit, forgot to disconnect the...
Forum: New Member Introductions 09-14-2012, 09:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 586
Posted By gixxerguy
Calcinatio, I have the same code (Table 19, Code...

Calcinatio, I have the same code (Table 19, Code 33). What did you find out? Your help is appreciated.
Forum: Lighting Forum 09-04-2012, 10:05 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 455
Posted By gixxerguy
Help - Black Out Switch

Ok guys, who has installed a "blackout" switch to disable your brake lights? I did this without any problems on my F-150 but my 2001 330i has a monitoring circuit (aka: Brake light test circuit) on...
Forum: Southwest 08-12-2012, 12:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,049
Posted By gixxerguy
Sword, That would be great. Would today...

Sword,

That would be great. Would today work for you? I'll PM you my cell.
Forum: Southwest 08-05-2012, 11:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,049
Posted By gixxerguy
Thanks Dirt, I will look into the Soft BMW tool. ...

Thanks Dirt, I will look into the Soft BMW tool. Last week I purchased a Peake research reset tool on ebay for $75 then when I received it, it was the R5/fcx and not the SRS reset tool. Arrrgh!!!
...
Forum: Southwest 07-24-2012, 05:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,049
Posted By gixxerguy
Yeah, I tried Autozone. They don't have the SRS...

Yeah, I tried Autozone. They don't have the SRS reset tool. I'll just have to buy one I guess. I just hate to spend $135 on a tool that I will only use one time but it's still cheaper than the...
Forum: Southwest 07-23-2012, 06:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,049
Posted By gixxerguy
Las Vegas Area - SRS Airbag Reset

Anyone in the Las Vegas valley have a SRS Airbag reset tool laying around that needs some use? Or want to sell it?

I managed (foolishly) to set an SRS code while replacing my window regulator...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 02-27-2012, 06:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,472
Posted By gixxerguy
Even after I loosen the bolt behind the U-Joint I...

Even after I loosen the bolt behind the U-Joint I had to support the drive shaft in my vice on the bench and used a hammer to get them to seperate. I'm not saying it couldn't be done under the car...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-17-2012, 11:09 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 21,297
Posted By gixxerguy
LMAO! I'm with you man! :thumbsup:

LMAO! I'm with you man! :thumbsup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-11-2012, 08:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,592
Posted By gixxerguy
Just out of pure curiosity, how much did the...

Just out of pure curiosity, how much did the stealership set you back for this?
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-09-2012, 02:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,592
Posted By gixxerguy
If you have not fixed this yet, the noise you are...

If you have not fixed this yet, the noise you are hearing is the driveshaft center support bearing. This exact same issue occured on my 01 330i. Here are a few pics of mine when it failed:
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-09-2012, 01:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 21,297
Posted By gixxerguy
That's actually a great idea. Nice!

That's actually a great idea. Nice!
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