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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-29-2015, 11:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 216
Posted By aa240sx
Thanks - Don't really have access to do a test...

Thanks - Don't really have access to do a test like that though. Just a plain old shade tree mechanic. This is also why I'm curious if there are tool rental alternatives to doing this job vs....
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-28-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 216
Posted By aa240sx
funny - this is what I did for the front wheel...

funny - this is what I did for the front wheel bearings just a month ago (did only the passenger front)...if my patience or stamina wear out I may likely take this course of action anyway.

Right...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-28-2015, 01:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 216
Posted By aa240sx
Rear Wheel Bearing Job - Planning to Tackle - Update on Tool Rental or HF?

Plan to document my experience in doing this job for the first time. Basically, I've diagnosed the dreaded rear wheel bearings and I'm at the point, that I don't feel I can even safely drive my M3...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 01-27-2015, 01:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 189
Posted By aa240sx
still available - will ship

still available - will ship
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-26-2015, 06:39 PM
Replies: 589
Views: 84,545
Posted By aa240sx
Just purchased one of these units and wanted to...

Just purchased one of these units and wanted to know if anyone has also taken advantage of the multiple monitor feature or running rear seat monitor headrest or simply a single monitor to the rear?...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 01-22-2015, 12:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 189
Posted By aa240sx
Audiovox Dice Mediabridge AMBR1500BMW

Bought a few months ago for my 03 M3, but no longer need as I've changed out my sound system.

120 shipped - lower if local pickup in SD of course.

This will come with the original packaging,...
Forum: Exterior 11-24-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 175
Posted By aa240sx
SoCal, LA, OC, SD - Titanium TiAg Headlight Trim/Bezel - Trade or Buy

Anybody out there want to trade their titanium silver headlight trim/bezel for OEM black? This would be for 2000 to 2003 E46 Coupes including M3.

Prefer local socal trade, but flexible.

PM me!
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 26,684
Posted By aa240sx
Just a quick update, but did this job last night...

Just a quick update, but did this job last night and voila! no more limpy 5th gear. I followed your DIY to the letter with the exception of that tool used to pull out the pin. I used a slightly...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-15-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 26,684
Posted By aa240sx
Thanks again! Actually, I'm replacing my entire...

Thanks again! Actually, I'm replacing my entire existing getrag box with a used one. However, the shifting on my original box was sublime, so I do intend to pilfer and transfer many of these shifting...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-15-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 26,684
Posted By aa240sx
thanks for the prompt reply! I'm still intending...

thanks for the prompt reply! I'm still intending to reinstall the shifter and related linkage so I can mimic the shifts to insure I'm good to go on gears 1-5 and reverse, but your description of what...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-15-2014, 02:14 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 26,684
Posted By aa240sx
Hi Cyberkaa - Hope you're still active on this...

Hi Cyberkaa - Hope you're still active on this forum as I could really use some additional clarification on this thread. I am currently in the midst of doing a transmission replacement with...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-27-2012, 12:02 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 52,608
Posted By aa240sx
Nice Write-Up - If you do any google search for...

Nice Write-Up - If you do any google search for this type of issue, your post based on 'attach bmw rain sensor' comes up at least as high as number three. Anyway, followed your suggestions with the...
Forum: Interior 03-02-2011, 12:13 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 421
Posted By aa240sx
E46 Instrument Cluster - Mileage shows around 136K - $60 plus shipping - See pics!

Got an E46 Instrument cluster I need to get rid of. Works just fine, mileage shows around 130K when it was pulled about six months ago.

thanks
...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 07-25-2010, 11:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,502
Posted By aa240sx
sorry, meant to say roughly 2 inch by 2 inch....

sorry, meant to say roughly 2 inch by 2 inch. regardless, these are SOLD out now. Please close thread.
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 07-21-2010, 04:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,502
Posted By aa240sx
Down to 2 2x2 sheets left. Enough to do one set...

Down to 2 2x2 sheets left. Enough to do one set of foglights.
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 07-14-2010, 12:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 398
Posted By aa240sx
Good luck with this one. Tough to find a local...

Good luck with this one. Tough to find a local distributor. No idea about CN. They all seem to be in the UK. That's where I got mine.
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 07-13-2010, 11:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,502
Posted By aa240sx
Yellow film for fog lights - Hella cheap! Pun intended.

http://i849.photobucket.com/albums/ab57/aa240sx/After%20Part%20II/HIDC-YellowFogs-E39.jpg


Yup - Just paypal me $2.00 and I'll send you just enough yellow film to put on your fog lights. Edit -...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-02-2009, 07:37 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,849
Posted By aa240sx
zoiks - i just had this happen to my e46 2000...

zoiks - i just had this happen to my e46 2000 323i sedan, manual tranny. first time was on monday and then today. started the car, drove for about a minute, then almost no throttle response, eml...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-23-2009, 06:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 514
Posted By aa240sx
fused checked out

hello,

just thought I would update everyone. so i have a new dash instrument cluster that i installed and sadly that didn't resolve the issue. I also checked the fuses and they're all fine.

I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-19-2009, 11:53 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,044
Posted By aa240sx
Now that I have had some time to think about it...

Now that I have had some time to think about it overnight, I have to believe that the general interior lighting of an E46 sedan must be split up through several lines. As of now the interior lights...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-19-2009, 02:47 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,044
Posted By aa240sx
I'll try checking all the fuses but by your...

I'll try checking all the fuses but by your statement 'fuse somewhere' there could only be one fuse box right? the one in the glove box is the only fuse box on an e46 correct? also, I should mention...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-19-2009, 01:42 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,044
Posted By aa240sx
okay - I've looked into the the dimmer switch to...

okay - I've looked into the the dimmer switch to see if that could be the issue. right now, the dimmer switch is dimming the mileage display, radio display, a/c temp display, and hazard light and the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-19-2009, 12:53 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,044
Posted By aa240sx
Oh, and all interior lights work. Also, the...

Oh, and all interior lights work. Also, the dimmer switch does work when I turn on the headlights, however, they only illuminate bright/dim the mileage display, radio display, and temp display.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-19-2009, 12:51 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,044
Posted By aa240sx
Hi, I have a multi-meter but am not...

Hi,

I have a multi-meter but am not familiar with how to use it. As far as work or modifications, no. Nothing has been done to it. It's a base model 323I with your typical bmw business CD....
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-19-2009, 12:20 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,044
Posted By aa240sx
2000 323I dashlights not working. help!

This is weird. I actually posted on this subject a couple days ago and can't find it here anymore. anyway, just wanted to update everyone who might have seen that post:

Issue- My instrument...
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