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Forum: General E46 Forum 04-05-2011, 12:10 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 21,921
Posted By BruinX97
I got lucky. Got out of work, cleaned the...

I got lucky. Got out of work, cleaned the battery posts and reconnected the battery. Everything was back to normal. Now I'm crossing my fingers that it doesn't happen again.

Thanks again to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-04-2011, 08:32 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 21,921
Posted By BruinX97
Just encountered this problem today. The CE...

Just encountered this problem today. The CE light came on, so I opened the trunk to get my code reader out and when I went to turn the key, the radio started displaying -DISABLED-

Read the codes...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-26-2010, 08:03 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 10,660
Posted By BruinX97
:popcorn: what drama..... Well, it's good...

:popcorn: what drama.....

Well, it's good to know that there are some girls out there that are DIYers and car enthusiasts..... :thumbsup:

The wifey is an enthusiast, but can't get her to help...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-17-2010, 06:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,141
Posted By BruinX97
Awesome! :thumbsup: Thanks Luke!

Awesome!
:thumbsup:
Thanks Luke!
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-17-2010, 02:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,141
Posted By BruinX97
BUMP...Still getting the 19-E3 and E4 codes...

BUMP...Still getting the 19-E3 and E4 codes periodically...Where is the Intake Adjuster Unit? What does it look like?

THANKS!
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-12-2010, 03:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 747
Posted By BruinX97
Depends on your policy. I just replaced my...

Depends on your policy. I just replaced my winshield and the Ins. co. covers it for a non-BMW glass. I ended up paying the difference to get the BMW winshield.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-12-2010, 03:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,862
Posted By BruinX97
I've been on the ped side, I ended up on the guys...

I've been on the ped side, I ended up on the guys hood to avoid my knees being folded to the side by his bumper. I was furious, however, when I saw the driver's face, he seemed apologetic and sorry....
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-07-2010, 02:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,140
Posted By BruinX97
So this is all I got from MyAirbags.com: ...

So this is all I got from MyAirbags.com:

"When the module comes here we check the hardware and reload the software.
Your module was sent back to you fully reset."

Not very helpful in figuring...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2010, 03:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,140
Posted By BruinX97
I'm corresponding with the MyAirbags.com guy to...

I'm corresponding with the MyAirbags.com guy to see what he found with my CPU. Nothing yet.

Does anyone know what it costs to have the CPU re-programmed by the dealer...say if I were to install a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2010, 07:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,140
Posted By BruinX97
OK, so I sent my CPU to myaribags.com. I got...

OK, so I sent my CPU to myaribags.com.

I got the CPU back with a few business cards and some ads. No info on what was done to it...but "OK!" was sharpie'd on it.

Re-installed it....and the SRS...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-14-2009, 10:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,140
Posted By BruinX97
Thanks!!!!!

Thanks!!!!!
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-14-2009, 09:58 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 15,680
Posted By BruinX97
Yeah, I saw those when I was looking for it and...

Yeah, I saw those when I was looking for it and #8/9 on the picture might be it, but I don't see the part number listed....

I'll check the boot to see if I can spot the # tomorrow...thanks!
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-14-2009, 01:40 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 15,680
Posted By BruinX97
Had this happen too....my trunk lights stopped...

Had this happen too....my trunk lights stopped working. After swapping out bulbs and following the wires/connectors with a meter, I found that the boot had a small tear in it and the hotwire was...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-12-2009, 02:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,140
Posted By BruinX97
Hey bumere46, Do you remember the name or...

Hey bumere46,
Do you remember the name or link of the place you had yours done? I did google some shops, but I don't know if they are trustworthy. I do want my airbags to work, so I don't want...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-11-2009, 08:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,140
Posted By BruinX97
Man....I contacted an online shop about it fixing...

Man....I contacted an online shop about it fixing mine and I guess I asked too many questions and they stopped replying. That wasn't a good sign, so I haven't repaired mine yet. I know, it's bad,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2009, 02:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,141
Posted By BruinX97
Where is the Intake Adjuster Unit? What does it...

Where is the Intake Adjuster Unit? What does it look like?

Thanks!
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-06-2009, 05:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 998
Posted By BruinX97
Cool, at least you can haggle a bit in KC. Here...

Cool, at least you can haggle a bit in KC. Here in Los Angeles, the US capital of BMWs, they laugh at you or get offended :ben: I guess they know they can sell it to the next sucker at the inflated...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-06-2009, 03:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 998
Posted By BruinX97
Hey Score, No problem. I couldn't take a...

Hey Score,
No problem. I couldn't take a pic of my own car:

1) She's in the body shop :(
2) I dropped my camera and need a new one.

BUT, I was able to find some pics of an engine bay from...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-21-2009, 03:07 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 10,692
Posted By BruinX97
That's becuase us fans take pride in our cars and...

That's becuase us fans take pride in our cars and take care of them...and of course BMWs have good genes that make it look good even after a decade. I still get compliments on my e46 even parked...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-14-2009, 01:42 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 10,692
Posted By BruinX97
I grew up driving Toyotas. My dad would praise...

I grew up driving Toyotas. My dad would praise them for their reliability. I've always liked exotics (what kid doesn't), but was always drawn to BMWs...not matter what series or year. There was...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-14-2009, 01:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,977
Posted By BruinX97
Painted my MTech2 grill silver, but she's Topaz...

Painted my MTech2 grill silver, but she's Topaz blue. It contrasts nice and coordinates with the silver headlight inserts.

It was looking dull, old and $hity .

I removed the bumper. It wasn't...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-12-2009, 09:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,140
Posted By BruinX97
Onliine SRS module repair

Has anyone out there repaired their Airbag CPU?

Mine is giving an "Internal error" code and from what a dealer and a local shop tells me is that the SRS module will need to be replaced. The shop...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-11-2009, 08:18 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,841
Posted By BruinX97
Ziss is Wery Wery Interrrrresssting... I...

Ziss is Wery Wery Interrrrresssting...

I just reached the 135K mark and I'm getting a bit of a stutter at times when taking off.

However, the disengagement has been sporadically bad....it feels...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-11-2009, 02:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,025
Posted By BruinX97
Thanks for the reply JB. How much does a dealer...

Thanks for the reply JB. How much does a dealer charge for the programming? Is it a 1hr labor charge? I'm assuming they just plug into the ODBII and program it there? Or do they have to tear...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-11-2009, 02:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,025
Posted By BruinX97
SRS Error 10, F0: "Internal error"

So after failing to find a dealer/mechanic that would read my SRS code for a reasonable price, I decided to buy one.

Plugged it in this morning and got:

Table 10, code F0: "Internal error"
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