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Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-11-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 578
Posted By sfhondapilot
Just thought I'd post up my experience with...

Just thought I'd post up my experience with radar-mirror.com. Recent hot day caused mirror to leak (fortunately did no damage to interior). Sent mirror off to Scott @ radar-mirror on a Monday via...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-19-2012, 03:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 645
Posted By sfhondapilot
The seat wear seems to be inconsistent with the...

The seat wear seems to be inconsistent with the reported miles.

I am also concerned about the oil used. Given the high RPM nature of the engine, the oil viscosity is critical and the use of a...
Forum: E46 Convertible 01-09-2012, 03:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,417
Posted By sfhondapilot
Yes, the SMG can be jerky when decelerating in...

Yes, the SMG can be jerky when decelerating in 2nd and 1st gear. If it bothers you, drop the SMG into N when you are coasting to a stop.
Forum: E46 Convertible 10-27-2011, 12:13 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 10,642
Posted By sfhondapilot
Are you trying to close the top without the car...

Are you trying to close the top without the car running (battery power only)?

Before my battery cr@pped out, I had to make sure the engine was running if I wanted to raise/lower the top.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-26-2011, 05:14 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 11,607
Posted By sfhondapilot
The 335xi is a 2008 and the X3 is a 2004.

The 335xi is a 2008 and the X3 is a 2004.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-20-2011, 02:17 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 11,607
Posted By sfhondapilot
Older than dirt :lmao::lmao: Annual on the...

Older than dirt :lmao::lmao:

Annual on the 335xi (driven by daughter) with 12,000 annual miles is $1500.
Annual on the X3 (driven by son in college) with 12,000 annual miles is $3300.
Forum: E46 Convertible 10-18-2011, 12:37 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,758
Posted By sfhondapilot
Raggtopp recommends multiple initial applications...

Raggtopp recommends multiple initial applications with 10-15 minutes between application.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-17-2011, 01:39 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 11,607
Posted By sfhondapilot
$523 per year comprised of: $161 for...

$523 per year comprised of:
$161 for $250,000/person and $500,000/occurrence bodily injury
$125 comprehensive ($100 deductible)
$193 collision ($1,000 deductible)
$44 for medical payments,...
Forum: E46 Convertible 09-02-2011, 05:29 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,225
Posted By sfhondapilot
One week later, noise has returned. So, I simply...

One week later, noise has returned. So, I simply reapply the rejex for short-term relief (or lower the windows a crack - which works out okay with the good weather we've been getting). In short,...
Forum: E46 Convertible 09-02-2011, 05:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,198
Posted By sfhondapilot
Same problem (on both sides). I simply bang on...

Same problem (on both sides). I simply bang on the cover until the light goes on.

:banghead:
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-29-2011, 01:06 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 115,523
Posted By sfhondapilot
You should refer to the thread about the addition...

You should refer to the thread about the addition of a resistor to the temp sensor.

link (http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=855810&highlight=resistor)
Forum: E46 Convertible 08-25-2011, 03:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,329
Posted By sfhondapilot
Over at 6speed, in the detail section, a sponsor...

Over at 6speed, in the detail section, a sponsor is running a sale - 15% off and free shipping (on orders >$95). There is a dedicated thread.
Forum: E46 Convertible 08-24-2011, 06:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,061
Posted By sfhondapilot
I have had the passenger side regulator changed,...

I have had the passenger side regulator changed, about a year ago.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-24-2011, 05:58 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,020
Posted By sfhondapilot
There's a tread about wiring in a resistor. ...

There's a tread about wiring in a resistor.
link (http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=855810&highlight=smg+resistor)
Forum: E46 Convertible 08-22-2011, 02:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,329
Posted By sfhondapilot
Great thread idea. I finished up my bottle of...

Great thread idea. I finished up my bottle of 303 this weekend to I am on the lookout for either raggtopp or 303, on sale.
Forum: E46 Convertible 08-20-2011, 01:23 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,225
Posted By sfhondapilot
No waxy feel. The flock material feels the same....

No waxy feel. The flock material feels the same.

Well this Saturday, there didn't seem to be much deterioration in the suppression of the creaking noise. There was still some creaking so I...
Forum: E46 Convertible 08-16-2011, 10:35 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,225
Posted By sfhondapilot
Bob, I had to reapply REJEX after every wash (so...

Bob, I had to reapply REJEX after every wash (so in my case, every week). Rejex was very quiet after application but a week later, the noise would return.

I need a few more weeks to see if...
Forum: E46 Convertible 08-15-2011, 03:12 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,225
Posted By sfhondapilot
Just an update. My SailKote order came in last...

Just an update. My SailKote order came in last week. I applied it twice, separated by the day. I used the spray can straw to get the lubricant deep into the window canal.

The noise level is...
Forum: E46 Convertible 08-02-2011, 04:36 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,225
Posted By sfhondapilot
I've generally used REJEX after every car wash. ...

I've generally used REJEX after every car wash. I think I will give the SailKote a try.
Forum: E46 Convertible 07-22-2011, 10:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,274
Posted By sfhondapilot
I have these on the X3. They are much smoother...

I have these on the X3. They are much smoother riding than the OEM Scorpions and the 2004 X3 were notorious for ride quality. Good handling. Can't speak to longevity as we only have about 10k on...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-22-2011, 10:41 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,020
Posted By sfhondapilot
2003.5 (vert) 20,000 miles No issues with the...

2003.5 (vert)
20,000 miles
No issues with the SMG.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-01-2011, 01:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,407
Posted By sfhondapilot
03

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Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-26-2011, 02:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 426
Posted By sfhondapilot
+1 or, possibly 303 protectant (which can be...

+1

or, possibly 303 protectant (which can be found locally).
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-24-2011, 02:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 388
Posted By sfhondapilot
Check out the e46 vert forum.

Check out the e46 vert forum.
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-23-2011, 02:39 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 10,122
Posted By sfhondapilot
Just thought I would post up my impression, after...

Just thought I would post up my impression, after installing the LED's this weekend.

I've got a 2003.5 M3 so I already have the LED tails. Maybe that makes a difference? :dunno:

Replaced the...
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