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Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 09-08-2012, 12:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,233
Posted By huskerick
pm sent - wondering how the install went. this...

pm sent - wondering how the install went. this seems like a great unit, but wondering what kind of effort it was to get it installed.

rick
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-20-2012, 01:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,555
Posted By huskerick
you'd be amazed at the short cuts that are taken....

you'd be amazed at the short cuts that are taken.
so, to ensure I obtained the level I desired, yes, I 'had' the door handles removed.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-20-2012, 05:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,290
Posted By huskerick
this tool in the video is awesome - can't see any...

this tool in the video is awesome - can't see any reason why this won't work on a BMW head.
as long as you have the cylinder compressed with air, the valve will not drop.

I just looked at a head...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-20-2012, 05:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,290
Posted By huskerick
I see no reason why the head needs to be removed....

I see no reason why the head needs to be removed. As you stated, it's simply a matter of using a fitting in the spark plug hole and filled with compressed air. Then, using a valve spring removal...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-20-2012, 05:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 768
Posted By huskerick
+1 do both the strut brace and reinforcement kit...

+1 do both the strut brace and reinforcement kit - works great for me, though I don't have a camber kit.

The reinforcement kit is inexpensive, so if it doesn't work with the camber kit, you won't...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-20-2012, 05:13 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,555
Posted By huskerick
in progress/before (yuck). It's amazing the...

in progress/before (yuck).
It's amazing the effect of the front bumper and black grill.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-20-2012, 05:10 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,555
Posted By huskerick
The shop installed the body kit, trunk lid, hood,...

The shop installed the body kit, trunk lid, hood, mirrors, and headlights.
he started the process by fixing all the dings/dents, then primed the surface and started the long process of getting the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-20-2012, 02:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,555
Posted By huskerick
I bought the fog light assemblies on Ebay. Cost...

I bought the fog light assemblies on Ebay. Cost like $40 for the pair.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-19-2012, 05:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,555
Posted By huskerick
guys - thanks for taking the time to view and...

guys - thanks for taking the time to view and comment. I appreciate all viewpoints.
but, I would agree, the chrome needs to go... time to start saving again.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-19-2012, 04:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,555
Posted By huskerick
Thanks - and yes, the wheels were a good deal I...

Thanks - and yes, the wheels were a good deal I couldn't pass. when it comes time to replace the tires, I will probably get a complete new set of wheels/tires.

Due to the bright sun, the colors...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-19-2012, 04:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 477
Posted By huskerick
+1 did this just start or has it been...

+1

did this just start or has it been happening for some time?
is all fine when the car is moving?
is the clutch fan operating properly? what about the electric fan?

sounds like there is a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-19-2012, 04:29 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,555
Posted By huskerick
man, you're not kidding - the auto is ho hum. ...

man, you're not kidding - the auto is ho hum. but, I did install a 3.91 rear diff, which makes it a little more enjoyable.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-19-2012, 04:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,412
Posted By huskerick
I may be interested in your grills. I have a set...

I may be interested in your grills. I have a set of aftermarket grills that just don't seem to be fitting flush.
Please send me a pm.

rick
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-19-2012, 03:55 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,555
Posted By huskerick
I bought all the OEM ZHP pieces used on the forum...

I bought all the OEM ZHP pieces used on the forum - around $1100. If I had to do it over, I would buy a new OEM kit. I did consider buying aftermarket parts, but was happy I went OEM - the fit and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-19-2012, 03:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,555
Posted By huskerick
The pictures do give the perception the driver's...

The pictures do give the perception the driver's door trim is bent, though in actuality, is perfectly straight. When I am back in the States next, I will seek a better background and use my SLR...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-19-2012, 03:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 758
Posted By huskerick
could be hard water deposits. if so, do a search...

could be hard water deposits. if so, do a search on how to remove...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-19-2012, 03:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 413
Posted By huskerick
I just had all my trim painted gloss black, like...

I just had all my trim painted gloss black, like that of a ZHP, when it was getting a complete repaint. The results are terrific. All the trim is metal.

I bought all the flat trim new and then...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-19-2012, 02:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,555
Posted By huskerick
back from paint - amazing Topaz Blue!

Finally received the car back from paint/body - six weeks later.
Here is a list of what was done:
* ZHP kit OEM - front/rear bumper, side skirts
* all trim below window line color-coded to body
*...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-04-2012, 05:27 PM
Replies: 2,215
Views: 432,017
Posted By huskerick
my .02 cents.... I just purchased a...

my .02 cents....

I just purchased a two-month old, second hand Android Dynavin that was purported to be "perfect". After struggling for a week trying to get the steering wheel controls to work,...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-04-2012, 05:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 382
Posted By huskerick
Viola! SW controls now operational. Guys......

Viola! SW controls now operational.

Guys... take my advice and do yourself a favor - buy direct from Jeff! The meager $50 I was able to save on this second hand unit (originally purchased from...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-04-2012, 04:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 382
Posted By huskerick
Android Dynavin - need clear pix of harness

Hi all...

I bought a second-hand Android (not the best idea in hindsight) unit and am having problems getting my steering wheel controls to work.
My wiring harness has four leads...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-02-2012, 01:35 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,963
Posted By huskerick
I bought my android unit second hand and am...

I bought my android unit second hand and am having some challenges getting all functions to work.

Regarding the steering wheel controls, I noticed you have spliced the "pink" wire coming out of...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-29-2012, 03:00 PM
Replies: 3,011
Views: 586,664
Posted By huskerick
Jeff - sent a PM for troubleshooting. rick

Jeff - sent a PM for troubleshooting.
rick
Forum: Lighting Forum 01-21-2012, 05:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 345
Posted By huskerick
Help - upgraded to OEM xenons...

I purchased all OEM parts and converted from halogen to xenons.
I also purchased a used LCM that was flashed to my VIN; however, once the reflashed LCM is installed, I lose my rear tail lights...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-09-2012, 12:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,660
Posted By huskerick
I think he meant M3 rear wheel, as the car is...

I think he meant M3 rear wheel, as the car is clearly not an M3.
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