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Forum: General F30 Sedan / F31 Wagon / F32 Coupe / F33 Cabrio 02-11-2012, 02:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,650
Posted By austindangers
Anybody else notice that you can't get the...

Anybody else notice that you can't get the brushed aluminum trim without having that ugly cream colored top trim on the dash? The brushed aluminum is only available with the modern line, and the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-01-2011, 07:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 558
Posted By austindangers
In case this helps anybody else... See my...

In case this helps anybody else...

See my original post asking if air in the brake lines can cause the DSC light to come on.

The answer: yep, it sure can!

I just flushed my brake system...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-20-2011, 08:41 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 183,122
Posted By austindangers
My blower was doing the "low speed chirp" so I...

My blower was doing the "low speed chirp" so I took it out. I figured it was chirping because the bearings were dirty. So, I literally dunked it in a bucket full of soapy water and spun it around a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-15-2011, 05:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 566
Posted By austindangers
Cool! I've never done it in the BMW, but my...

Cool! I've never done it in the BMW, but my friend had that issue with his Chevy when his gas cap went bad. Good to know though.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-15-2011, 05:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 558
Posted By austindangers
My brake fluid is full. I used to get the "Brake"...

My brake fluid is full. I used to get the "Brake" "DSC" and "ABS" lights, but now it's just the "DSC" light. My plan of action is to bleed the brakes first, see if that fixes anything, and if not...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-14-2011, 04:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 566
Posted By austindangers
Did you put your gas cap back on right? That's a...

Did you put your gas cap back on right? That's a pretty common reason to throw a code.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-14-2011, 04:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 558
Posted By austindangers
Air in brake lines causing DSC light?

Is it possible for air in the brake lines to cause the DSC light to come on?

At first I had the DSC, Brake, and ABS lights coming on but the car drove normal. Now, after a month or so (was putting...
Forum: General Off-Topic 02-18-2008, 12:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 604
Posted By austindangers
Haha, while that is a beautiful photo, it's...

Haha, while that is a beautiful photo, it's unfortunately not the video I'm looking for. Looks like the same angle that Heidfeld will be seeing that car from in the F1.08's sideview mirror :thumbup:
Forum: General Off-Topic 02-17-2008, 06:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 604
Posted By austindangers
F1 Video, Beautiful, where is it?

I remember watching an F1 tribute video on youtube that had Patrick Nuo's "Beautiful" song as the background music, but I can't find that video anywhere now. Does anyone know where I can find it? ...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 01-16-2008, 07:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 430
Posted By austindangers
The bid on ebay ends tomorrow around 5 pm. I...

The bid on ebay ends tomorrow around 5 pm. I think it's still at $10. Please direct your questions to Tom via his ebay account as I don't really have any hand in this, other than letting everyone...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 01-10-2008, 06:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 430
Posted By austindangers
99-00 E46 Xenons

Hello everyone. My friend is selling my old headlights on ebay with a starting price of $10. The story is that I let him drive it but he rolled into the back of a truck since I was parked on a hill...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-27-2007, 05:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 451
Posted By austindangers
Well, I hooked up my new OBD reader. Told me I...

Well, I hooked up my new OBD reader. Told me I had a P1478 (loose gas cap) as well as all cyclinders misfiring. Yeah, I didn't need a code reader to tell me that. So I experimented more. I clear...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-27-2007, 05:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,071
Posted By austindangers
If you were to get run over by the front driver's...

If you were to get run over by the front driver's side tire, that temp sensor should be the last thing you would see! :thumbsup: Seriously though, it should be cliped into the molded plastic that...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-26-2007, 10:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 451
Posted By austindangers
Engine bogging with A/C, CES on

Well, my car (2000 328i) just broke 102,000 while I was driving down the interstate. My CES light comes on, so I pull off an exit to check things out. As I'm slowing down I notice the engine is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-22-2007, 10:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 586
Posted By austindangers
I actually just had the swap done. 2.93 to 3.46....

I actually just had the swap done. 2.93 to 3.46. My initial impression is that getting out of first is much smoother. I guess because the engine doesn't have to work as hard to get moving? ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-20-2007, 09:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 417
Posted By austindangers
Thanks! I guess I knew the whole time that I...

Thanks! I guess I knew the whole time that I would have to replace that upper bearing assembly, but I wanted to see if there was anything else I could try. I may let the dealer do it, depending on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-20-2007, 07:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 417
Posted By austindangers
help with strut please!

I was installing a strut brace today...fairly easy...in concept. But of course the passenger side bolts didn't line up, so I tried tapping them with a hammer like I saw other people have done that...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2007, 02:13 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,420
Posted By austindangers
I say enjoy it while it lasts! I went into the...

I say enjoy it while it lasts! I went into the dealership once to have some work done and decided to wait there since I didn't have anyone to drive me back. I spent a couple hours just poking...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-12-2007, 03:33 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,498
Posted By austindangers
The mod bug is dangerous, and so is this site! A...

The mod bug is dangerous, and so is this site! A month ago I was completely happy with my car. Last weekend I installe a new Borla Ca-back system. Today I dropped my car off at the shop to have a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-11-2007, 04:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,188
Posted By austindangers
This may sound crazy, but check the metal bracket...

This may sound crazy, but check the metal bracket that secures the exhaust pipe. It attaches to the transmission. I had a rattling problem that I thought was the transmission, but when I replaced...
Forum: General Off-Topic 04-10-2007, 09:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,349
Posted By austindangers
That's the one. Thanks!

That's the one. Thanks!
Forum: General Off-Topic 04-10-2007, 09:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,349
Posted By austindangers
Help me find the BMW girls!

A few days ago I saw a sig that had a picture of the BMW Celebrity Challenge girls. There were four, and the one closest to the camera was looking back behind her shoulder. I made it my desktop,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-08-2007, 04:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 373
Posted By austindangers
I haven't actually installed it yet. It's...

I haven't actually installed it yet. It's supposed to get here tommorrow from FedEx (after a 7 day journey from California.) I feel confident I could install it myself, but right now I'm just too...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-08-2007, 04:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 373
Posted By austindangers
I'm not sure if this helps you out much, but I...

I'm not sure if this helps you out much, but I bought a used one for $600. It had about 80,000 miles on it though. I figured that's 15,000 less than I have on mine, plus I'm moving from a 2.93 to a...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 04-08-2007, 03:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 378
Posted By austindangers
NY, NJ Exhaust Experts?

I spent this weekend putting a Borla cat-back system in my car, but I'm still not pleased with the way the tips come out the back. I was wondering if anyone could recommend a good exhaust specialist...
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