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Forum: E46 Convertible 11-30-2012, 10:14 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,736
Posted By Ayjayd
Forget all about RaggTopp, too expensive. Go to...

Forget all about RaggTopp, too expensive. Go to your local camping outlet and get some Fabsil. Does exactly the same job for a fraction of the cost !! :)
Forum: E46 Convertible 09-08-2012, 02:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,898
Posted By Ayjayd
After all this time I have finally got to the...

After all this time I have finally got to the bottom of my problem with the smell of oil when I first start up. It turns out it was the vacuum pump seal was worn and was dropping oil on to the...
Forum: E46 Convertible 07-24-2012, 12:29 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 10,416
Posted By Ayjayd
Mine also does this, is it a standard feature...

Mine also does this, is it a standard feature that not many people are aware of ?
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-30-2012, 10:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 864
Posted By Ayjayd
I have looked at the fuse box and the problem I...

I have looked at the fuse box and the problem I have does not seem to appy to any particular fuse. Which number fuse do you suggest is the problem one ? :hmm:
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-26-2012, 01:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 864
Posted By Ayjayd
Door mirrors quit working

My door mirrors have stopped working. There is no heat or adjust functions. However when you select reverse gear they still adjust down to the kerb as normal. Have I just got a fuse blown or is it...
Forum: E46 Convertible 03-10-2012, 02:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,301
Posted By Ayjayd
ebay !!

ebay !!
Forum: E46 Convertible 03-03-2012, 04:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,468
Posted By Ayjayd
There are a lot of threads about wind/squeaks...

There are a lot of threads about wind/squeaks from the top when it is up. But like beemerdude I dont get any of that. Could it be something to do with humidity or dampness in the air ? :idea:
Forum: E46 Convertible 02-05-2012, 01:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 292
Posted By Ayjayd
Screen washer pump

I need to buy a new screen washer pump. I note that some are described as twin outlet. Are they all twin outlet or is there a difference between them ? If so how do I tell without stripping it out of...
Forum: E46 Convertible 01-07-2012, 01:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 605
Posted By Ayjayd
Hi irishdb, What I mean is the dipped beams...

Hi irishdb,

What I mean is the dipped beams are not vey bright with a not very good light spread. They are just not good enough for somr of our unlit and unmarked country lanes here in Suffolk, UK...
Forum: E46 Convertible 01-06-2012, 01:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 605
Posted By Ayjayd
Crap dipped beam lights

The dipped beam lights on the E46 are crap, is there anything that can be done to improve them ? :facepalm:
Forum: E46 Convertible 12-28-2011, 01:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,832
Posted By Ayjayd
Hi taurus tem, With you on that one, I also...

Hi taurus tem,

With you on that one, I also have a 318Ci but mine is an SE. The 2.0 4 potter is just fine with what I want to do. Being fastest in the traffic light grand prix is not my bag, plus...
Forum: E46 Convertible 12-24-2011, 01:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,917
Posted By Ayjayd
How can it rest on dirt in the boot zanth119 ?...

How can it rest on dirt in the boot zanth119 ? The roof folds down into the container box in the roof of the boot (trunk). I would have thought that it was un-adviseable to store the car with the...
Forum: E46 Convertible 10-16-2011, 06:25 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,736
Posted By Ayjayd
Try this Jason330cic, worked well with mine,...

Try this Jason330cic, worked well with mine, water runs off like a ducks back, 18.00 here in the UK
Forum: E46 Convertible 10-02-2011, 02:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 442
Posted By Ayjayd
Screen washer

Screen washer will not work properly. The pump sounds strong enough but I dont get much of a jet of water, doesn't even reach the screen most of the time. When I do get a jet of water the water jets...
Forum: E46 Convertible 09-18-2011, 11:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,656
Posted By Ayjayd
You should come and try and live here BeeamW,...

You should come and try and live here BeeamW, although this is one of the driest parts of the UK your roof will still be going up and down like a ho's knickers !! :D
Forum: E46 Convertible 09-10-2011, 02:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,656
Posted By Ayjayd
Sealing the soft top

How often do you advise sealing the soft top. I have done mine three times this year so far.

The last time was because my next door neighbor had decided to cut bricks for his front wall with a...
Forum: E46 Convertible 08-31-2011, 10:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,646
Posted By Ayjayd
Steering Wheel cover removal

I have a 2006 E46 convertible and am trying to get the upper front plastic cover off the steering wheel. I have the 3 spoke wheel, two horizontal and slotted vertical at the bottom, with the multi...
Forum: E46 Convertible 08-25-2011, 02:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,531
Posted By Ayjayd
Rolling Stones '40 Licks'. Make sure you have...

Rolling Stones '40 Licks'. Make sure you have full volume for 'Dont stop' :thumbsup:
Forum: E46 Convertible 08-07-2011, 01:57 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,254
Posted By Ayjayd
I have Conti's on my humble Vert and they are...

I have Conti's on my humble Vert and they are great. I can confirm what AlbertW 16 says, they are quiet and grip well in the wet and pull up dead straight. Wouldn't have any other tyre now !! :)
Forum: E46 Convertible 07-31-2011, 01:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 836
Posted By Ayjayd
Windscreen haze

Cleaned the car this morning, including inside of the glass before going out for the day. The car ended up parked in the sunshine for about four hours. When we got back to the car the screen was...
Forum: E46 Convertible 07-31-2011, 01:12 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,209
Posted By Ayjayd
Pretty much impossible to eliminate, with mine...

Pretty much impossible to eliminate, with mine the amount of squeek and so forth seems to depend a lot on the weather ! :)
Forum: E46 Convertible 07-30-2011, 04:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 490
Posted By Ayjayd
Fitting new Handbrake gaitor

Fitting a new leather 'M Sport' gear stick gaitor was easy but I now want to fit a matching handbrake gaitor, how easy or difficult is that. How do I fit it ? :)
Forum: E46 Convertible 07-20-2011, 02:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,359
Posted By Ayjayd
What I meant was that it goes all the way down,...

What I meant was that it goes all the way down, not as it normally would, just enough to tuck under the hood. :)
Forum: E46 Convertible 07-19-2011, 02:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,359
Posted By Ayjayd
Question Drivers door window goes up and down on its own

Occasionally when I open the drivers door the window goes down, and when I close it the window goes up again. What is going on ? :loco:
Forum: E46 Convertible 07-17-2011, 05:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,561
Posted By Ayjayd
Could be wrong but I don't think that BMW would...

Could be wrong but I don't think that BMW would get involved with limited editions. They would leave that sort of marketing to the likes of Ford, GM :) etc.
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