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Forum: General E46 Forum 09-14-2016, 04:46 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,201
Posted By System77
Factory shifter says SMG and so does the previous...

Factory shifter says SMG and so does the previous owners paperwork form the stealership who did some work on it..

edit: Upon further reading I see it could be SMG-1 or SSG with a facelift or one...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-12-2016, 04:04 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,201
Posted By System77
Am now into my 3rd 330ci, and it is SMG, so I...

Am now into my 3rd 330ci, and it is SMG, so I have owned all 3 now.. Took a few weeks to get use to it but now I don't mind the SMG.. Do I like it better than true manual? I don't think I do yet.....
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-12-2016, 04:00 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,412
Posted By System77
I bought mine at:...

I bought mine at: http://www.xcar360.com/bmw-scanner-1-4-0-car-diagnostic-interface-tool-code-reader.html

had to re-solder for my 2001 330ci. Haven't tried yet on my 2004.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-12-2016, 03:59 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,412
Posted By System77
Edit: Got rid of the 2001 and bought a 2004 and...

Edit: Got rid of the 2001 and bought a 2004 and there is 4th headlight indicator setting on the switch which the 2001 didn't have.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-12-2016, 03:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,211
Posted By System77
Regardless, it is a double negative.

Regardless, it is a double negative.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-07-2016, 05:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,211
Posted By System77
https://youtu.be/StJ-OK4jiSY

https://youtu.be/StJ-OK4jiSY
Forum: The Showroom 09-06-2016, 04:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,561
Posted By System77
2004 330ci SMG. Picked it up last week. Have now...

2004 330ci SMG. Picked it up last week. Have now owned 3x 330ci's and this is by far my fave. Grey-Green Metallic, Titanium-Silver and now Jet-Black

...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-06-2016, 02:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,211
Posted By System77
'Irregardless' :thumbup: I also have a non-M...

'Irregardless' :thumbup:

I also have a non-M SMG but have only owned it about 10 days.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-29-2016, 11:08 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,412
Posted By System77
I did my DRL's 2 days ago. Had to solder Pin 7 to...

I did my DRL's 2 days ago. Had to solder Pin 7 to 8 to get the scanner working for my 2001 330ci.

Here's what I got from it:

EU and US selected: headlights only
US Only: No DRL
EU Only:...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-29-2016, 10:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 257
Posted By System77
I had an issue after I had to use my valet key...

I had an issue after I had to use my valet key for a few days, in that the car would randomly decide not to start with either valet or regular key. If I opened and closed the drivers door, I could...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-28-2016, 06:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 397
Posted By System77
Update to this issue. I finally got my scanning...

Update to this issue. I finally got my scanning tool and ran BMW Scan. Noticed a lot of errors including in the EWS. Ran Clear DTC and all errors cleared up. Car has started without issue ever since.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-27-2016, 11:17 PM
Replies: 2,593
Views: 735,147
Posted By System77
Hey guys. Finally got around to this. Had to...

Hey guys. Finally got around to this. Had to solder pin 7 to 8 but got it working on XP. (I'm in IT but damned if I could make it work on W7 x64 :hmm: )

So I got almost everything set the way I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-04-2016, 07:07 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 315
Posted By System77
Yet another BMW shot up in Surrey BC

30th gang related shooting in Surrey BC Canada this year and another e46 is a victim of this outrage!

https://twitter.com/GlobalBC/status/717106696578068481

...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-18-2015, 04:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 397
Posted By System77
Any idea why opening the trunk manually...

Any idea why opening the trunk manually re-enables the power? My initial reason for opening the trunk when it happened the first time was to check the terminals but I didn't get that far...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-18-2015, 12:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 397
Posted By System77
Strange issue with key and anti-theft

I have had an issue with my e46 lately with what seems to be the anti-theft randomly kicking in for no reason. This has happened 4 times in the past 2 weeks of daily driving.

1: I use the fob to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-30-2015, 01:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,622
Posted By System77
I still have the spare key for my old 330ci which...

I still have the spare key for my old 330ci which was written off in an accident. It slides into the ignition on my replacement 330ci just fine. I wonder if it can be re-programmed to work as a spare...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-23-2015, 01:22 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,201
Posted By System77
After owning 3 manual BMW's over the years I...

After owning 3 manual BMW's over the years I ended up in a 2002 330CI auto. At first I wasn't all that thrilled, but the price was right at 93000km --- however as I got used to the Steptronic I found...
Forum: The Showroom 10-21-2015, 02:30 PM
Replies: 2,206
Views: 657,718
Posted By System77
Looked at a few last week of the same color when...

Looked at a few last week of the same color when I was searching for another 330ci.. Out of my budget unfortunately.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-20-2015, 02:18 PM
Replies: 2,593
Views: 735,147
Posted By System77
Placing my order soon so I will let everyone know...

Placing my order soon so I will let everyone know how it works out when I get the system up and running.. Thx all
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-19-2015, 04:32 PM
Replies: 2,593
Views: 735,147
Posted By System77
You probably need to try loading XP in Parallels....

You probably need to try loading XP in Parallels. The software is problematic enough (without drivers) in Windows 7+ much less in a Mac OS

edit: I see a Parallels DMG there so maybe you already...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-19-2015, 03:57 PM
Replies: 2,593
Views: 735,147
Posted By System77
Thanks. PA scanner certainly does look like the...

Thanks. PA scanner certainly does look like the easier solution..
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-19-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 2,593
Views: 735,147
Posted By System77
Makes sense, I also noticed the dash panel not...

Makes sense, I also noticed the dash panel not coming on unless I use the switch, if that is what you mean by interior lights?
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-19-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 2,593
Views: 735,147
Posted By System77
Sorry if this has been answered already but 122...

Sorry if this has been answered already but 122 pages of replies to dig through :huh:

On my 2002 330ci my headlight switch was always left in the far left position. When it got dark out (or in...
Forum: The Showroom 10-16-2015, 01:08 PM
Replies: 2,206
Views: 657,718
Posted By System77
Well I am now a member of this club as of last...

Well I am now a member of this club as of last Friday. My Grey-Green 2002 330ci was munched in an accident and my insurance company paid me out quickly. I replaced it with this 5 speed 2001 330ci I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-12-2015, 02:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 837
Posted By System77
I went through the trunk when this happened with...

I went through the trunk when this happened with one of my 330ci's - I just pop the seat down using the lever inside the trunk and crawl through.
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