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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-27-2007, 11:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 588
Posted By SurfCity
If you didn't get the front plate....most likely...

If you didn't get the front plate....most likely the dealership you bought the car from doesn't have it. There is nothing they are going to do about it at this point for you. Go to DMV and get new...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-27-2007, 06:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 691
Posted By SurfCity
It's black sapphire metallic. The body shop guy...

It's black sapphire metallic. The body shop guy told me that overall BMW's are one of the easier cars to paint. Hardest color to match is silver. The factory puts more coats of clear on BMW's than...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-26-2007, 11:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 691
Posted By SurfCity
Nice ride...what a shame. If you trust your...

Nice ride...what a shame. If you trust your dealer, I recommend you get a repair quote from the shop they recommend. Dealers develop relationships with higher end body shops to do all the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-26-2007, 11:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 628
Posted By SurfCity
Bad oil sensor. If it bothers you, replace when...

Bad oil sensor. If it bothers you, replace when you change your oil. If it doesn't bother you, check oil level on a regular basis the old fashion way (pull the dipstick).
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-25-2007, 10:11 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,367
Posted By SurfCity
You are getting ripped. I just had bodyshop work...

You are getting ripped. I just had bodyshop work done (sandblasted driving across desert). Besides replacing parts and repainting car...they also replaced the windshield. Total cost of the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-21-2007, 08:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 380
Posted By SurfCity
Check the comp deductible on his insurance...

Check the comp deductible on his insurance policy. That's a sweet ride....I'd get it done right.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-20-2007, 09:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,547
Posted By SurfCity
Just got mine replaced.... cost $48.00. I got...

Just got mine replaced.... cost $48.00. I got them from a body shop that the local BMW dealer uses.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-31-2007, 08:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 440
Posted By SurfCity
Weird Stuff

I've never had an issue with my 3 series until today. Drove home from work last night...put car in garage...but when I went out this morning, it wouldn't start. Turned the key and all the dash...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-31-2007, 08:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 359
Posted By SurfCity
Weird Stuff

I've never had an issue with my 3 series until today. Drove home from work last night...put car in garage...but when I went out this morning, it wouldn't start. Turned the key and all the dash...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-17-2007, 09:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 519
Posted By SurfCity
Car got Sandblasted

Wondering if anyone can recommend a good body shop in Ventura County CA. to get my car repainted and windshield replaced.

Made the mistake of driving across the Mojave to Vegas with high winds...
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 03-10-2007, 12:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 616
Posted By SurfCity
Would this work?

I have black leather (not leatherette) interior. Left bolster on driver seat is starting to look scuffed from getting in and out. Anyone ever try black shoe polish?...or would this make it look...
Forum: Polls & Surveys - Please Participate! 10-28-2006, 11:38 PM
Replies: 216
Views: 51,347
Posted By SurfCity
1964 MGB-GT 1965 Mustang 1965 Chevy Impala SS...

1964 MGB-GT
1965 Mustang
1965 Chevy Impala SS Convertible
1960 BSA Lightning (Motorcycle)
1966 Olds 442 street rod
1965 GTO (God I wish I had that car back)
1970 Pontiac Grand Prix
1970 Hemi...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-12-2006, 10:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 626
Posted By SurfCity
Check this...

Check this schedule....www.baydiagnostic.com/inspection.htm
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-12-2006, 09:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 463
Posted By SurfCity
The feature is called an "automatic curb...

The feature is called an "automatic curb monitor". To activate....make sure the remote mirror adjustment switch is all the way to the left (driver side). If you have the feature...it will tilt the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-10-2006, 09:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 313
Posted By SurfCity
Any/All help appreciated

Last Thursday, after a couple hundred mile trip (desert & mountain) with high speed and high temps....the add coolant light came on. No problem...added 50/50 mix per manual and hasn't come on since....
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 06-12-2006, 10:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 425
Posted By SurfCity
Size is 225 45 17. I've heard that the AVS Db...

Size is 225 45 17. I've heard that the AVS Db S2's are supposed to be better than Goodyear Eagles or Michelin Pilots
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 06-12-2006, 09:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 425
Posted By SurfCity
Tires

Need new tires. Anyone running Yokohama's? If so, how do you like them?
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-20-2005, 08:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,503
Posted By SurfCity
Are you kidding me?

Yesterday, I had my car (323 CI) detailed while I was at work. I came out, it was dark, and my left rear tail light and left front amber turn light were lit up. (solid light...not blinking) I found...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-04-2005, 09:22 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,480
Posted By SurfCity
If this guy has been in business for any period...

If this guy has been in business for any period of time in Portland and wants to protect his reputation, he will probably deal with you if you apply enough heat..example: threaten to turn him into...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-04-2005, 09:08 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,480
Posted By SurfCity
I would start with the dealer that you bought it...

I would start with the dealer that you bought it from. If they are reputable, and stand behind their cars, you may be able to deal with them. Did you get anything in writing regarding the fact that...
Forum: California 11-30-2005, 10:58 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,757
Posted By SurfCity
Did you get nailed in Hollywood? I heard on KCAL...

Did you get nailed in Hollywood? I heard on KCAL news a couple weeks ago that they were going to start ticketing loud exhaust (bikes & cars). Residents are complaining.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-30-2005, 08:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 698
Posted By SurfCity
Wait a minute.....who owns the car??? If you...

Wait a minute.....who owns the car??? If you borrowed the car and smashed it up...they are SOL and their rates will go up. If this person turns the claim in, the insurance company will pay for the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-30-2005, 08:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,412
Posted By SurfCity
Try www.bimmerzone.com/inspection.htm. It lists...

Try www.bimmerzone.com/inspection.htm. It lists everything you need done for both inspection I and II. Also gives you parts, brands, etc. If you want to DIY.

I printed it out...went to an indy...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-30-2005, 07:43 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,608
Posted By SurfCity
Cool I think the HK is pretty good...but I'm and old...

I think the HK is pretty good...but I'm and old f*rt and don't enjoy the ear bleeding base like I used to.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-29-2005, 10:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 698
Posted By SurfCity
Was there a police report? If so, your insurance...

Was there a police report? If so, your insurance company will know whether you tell them or not. Your insurance rates going up... will depend on which company you are insured with. Some charge for...
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