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Forum: General E46 Forum 06-18-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 536
Posted By El Barto
Because Hans says so!

Because Hans says so!
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-26-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 1,401
Views: 259,982
Posted By El Barto
Sunny day ride to the Brewery. ...

Sunny day ride to the Brewery.

http://elbarto.smugmug.com/Other/Car-Rides/i-CQ5Skdd/0/L/image-L.jpg
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-25-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 236
Posted By El Barto
I broke mine too. I just brought a piece to...

I broke mine too. I just brought a piece to advanced auto and replaced the broken section. They will have generic vacuum tube and you will find a very close size. You only need a couple inches to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-14-2013, 07:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 956
Posted By El Barto
jake, the way I proved it to myself was...

jake,

the way I proved it to myself was using one of the manufacured pigtails and had my V1 plugged into it and when I would lock and unlock the car with the key fob it would turn the detector on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-14-2013, 11:50 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 956
Posted By El Barto
I have a 2003 330cic and had a 2001 330cic. I...

I have a 2003 330cic and had a 2001 330cic. I have used the pigtail off the flashlight and here are my results.

It is a switched supply. When you unlock the door with the remote it will...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-13-2013, 07:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 673
Posted By El Barto
I agree with your suggestion WDE. There is little...

I agree with your suggestion WDE. There is little reason to put a material like that in the toolkit. I also would not expect Aluminum. Most likely a typical high strength common steel with a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-13-2013, 05:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 673
Posted By El Barto
try a magnet. You will then know. Steel or not. ...

try a magnet. You will then know. Steel or not. Alum, titanium, will take a little more work. I would hit it with a file. Aluminum will cut easily. Even if it is some exotic aluminum it will cut...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-01-2013, 07:02 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,656
Posted By El Barto
put a rat trap behind each tire. If you hear any...

put a rat trap behind each tire. If you hear any screaming hit it with pepper spray in the camping size canister for bears.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-16-2013, 06:20 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,498
Posted By El Barto
I put my old belts in a ziplock bag and put them...

I put my old belts in a ziplock bag and put them in the spare tire well. thought they might at least get me to a parts store.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-18-2013, 05:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 971
Posted By El Barto
I did the same thing MPR77 did. I brought a...

I did the same thing MPR77 did. I brought a piece, sized it up about right, and replace the small couple once segment. It worked fine. I did not start the car with the hose broken so I have no...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-04-2013, 05:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 794
Posted By El Barto
It's either for the Flux Capacitor or the Mr...

It's either for the Flux Capacitor or the Mr Fusion.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-07-2013, 09:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 421
Posted By El Barto
Kinda right. The numbers are 2 digit production...

Kinda right. The numbers are 2 digit production week over 2 digit year. Sorry for the confusion. My battery also has a sticker on the side by the negative terminal that does have month and year of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-07-2013, 06:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 421
Posted By El Barto
My factory battery is stamped on the top of the...

My factory battery is stamped on the top of the negative terminal. 2 digit month over 2 digit year.
Forum: E46 Convertible 12-18-2012, 05:13 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 10,504
Posted By El Barto
Kukan, Don't pay attention to all the people...

Kukan,

Don't pay attention to all the people rubbing it in that their model has the feature as default. You are on the right track with an 02. I had to program the feature (or more accurate a...
Forum: E46 Convertible 11-18-2012, 12:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,126
Posted By El Barto
David, I parked mine, but didnt pull the...

David,

I parked mine, but didnt pull the battery yet. I just can't surrender to winter this early:tsk:. As long as they don't salt I will still try to get out for a ride on sunny weekends.
...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-16-2012, 06:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,089
Posted By El Barto
Mike, A clean way to power in a conv. is the...

Mike,

A clean way to power in a conv. is the pull the glovebox, wire into the back of the flashlight, run wire to a pillar and over. Its clean out of sight, and powers on and off with the door...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-25-2012, 06:58 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,454
Posted By El Barto
I got a hint. Please leave NY so you don't hit...

I got a hint. Please leave NY so you don't hit me.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-07-2012, 09:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,736
Posted By El Barto
I have that cup holder and mounted it on the...

I have that cup holder and mounted it on the passenger side. It looks.....ok:eek: .

The only issue is your passenger will eventually put something in there, get out of the car and slam the door. ...
Forum: E46 Convertible 08-01-2012, 05:14 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 10,504
Posted By El Barto
dknightd, Thanks. I just ordered that last...

dknightd,

Thanks. I just ordered that last week. Im glad that the change to the car is primarily software. Now I just need to find an old laptop in the closet and get a machine running with XP.
Forum: E46 Convertible 07-31-2012, 09:01 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 10,504
Posted By El Barto
dknightd, What did you do to get the new...

dknightd,

What did you do to get the new functions? Was it a software or hardware change?
Forum: General Off-Topic 05-10-2012, 06:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 614
Posted By El Barto
This may not be your bag, but I have "beerme"...

This may not be your bag, but I have "beerme" poi. For the most part it contains breweries or places where you can get craft or micro beers. :thumbup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-09-2012, 11:34 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,377
Posted By El Barto
Im not sure if your question is if that price is...

Im not sure if your question is if that price is right, or if the car is a good buy. But if all that work was done, and done correctly, you should be sitting pretty for quite a few miles. Yea, from...
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-03-2011, 09:04 PM
Replies: 1,401
Views: 259,982
Posted By El Barto
aero93, Was that picture by the water taken...

aero93,

Was that picture by the water taken at "Collins Lake" in Scotia NY? I think I rode by you guys last Saturday. There were about 10 BMW's parked by the lake as I went by. I have a Silver...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-07-2011, 05:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,456
Posted By El Barto
I think you should go with NO PLATE ...

I think you should go with

NO PLATE

Then when you get a parking ticket the blank for plate number would then get an interesting response.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-24-2011, 05:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,079
Posted By El Barto
What is the stage II?

What is the stage II?
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