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Forum: General E46 Forum 05-10-2011, 10:02 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,713
Posted By SubZeroE46
White Knuckles, thanks for your kind words. A lot...

White Knuckles, thanks for your kind words. A lot late as I have not been checking this thread for a long time.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-10-2011, 10:00 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,713
Posted By SubZeroE46
urbankyleboy, you asking me or Delmarco?

urbankyleboy, you asking me or Delmarco?
Forum: Lighting Forum 03-08-2010, 09:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,472
Posted By SubZeroE46
That white ring is the CCFL that is supposed to...

That white ring is the CCFL that is supposed to be mounted in the plastic lens. What most likely happened was the entire CCFL AE cannot fit the FL coupe so only the ring was fitted. Not sure why the...
Forum: Lighting Forum 02-02-2010, 10:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 709
Posted By SubZeroE46
Tapping into your parking lights is the simplest...

Tapping into your parking lights is the simplest way to do it if you do not want them to fade on/off when you unlock/open your doors. I did it by soldering the red/black wires to the empty bulb...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-21-2009, 11:09 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 38,423
Posted By SubZeroE46
I think perspex=polycarbonate (maybe?). With...

I think perspex=polycarbonate (maybe?). With velcro you'll still have to stick it onto the bumper. The double sided tape I use is very strong. The last time I tried to remove my license plate the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-20-2009, 09:09 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 38,423
Posted By SubZeroE46
Why not bolt a perspex sheet/plate slightly...

Why not bolt a perspex sheet/plate slightly smaller than the license plate behind the license plate itself and then double side tape the entire assembly onto the bumper. My license plate is made from...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-02-2009, 07:53 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,713
Posted By SubZeroE46
Oh you are a fellow countryman. Do check out the...

Oh you are a fellow countryman. Do check out the local forum.

Mounting paddles on the stock wheels is not something easy to do if at all possible. Easier to get the M3 ones with paddle shifts.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-23-2009, 12:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 581
Posted By SubZeroE46
Unpainted door handles and the trunk handle (?)...

Unpainted door handles and the trunk handle (?) is unpainted for 318's. These are painted from 320 upwards.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-20-2009, 10:15 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,713
Posted By SubZeroE46
The paddles are the Royal F1 paddles, they are...

The paddles are the Royal F1 paddles, they are longer than the stock ones and gives better reach. Link: http://www.smgpaddles.com/

Cost is abit on the high side as the surface mounted components...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-20-2009, 10:07 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,713
Posted By SubZeroE46
Thanks. Not needing to move your hand off the...

Thanks. Not needing to move your hand off the wheel is the major plus for this mod.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-19-2009, 08:41 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,713
Posted By SubZeroE46
Is that all the steptronic owners out there?

Is that all the steptronic owners out there?
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-16-2009, 08:27 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,713
Posted By SubZeroE46
Yes that works too. Individual preference I guess.

Yes that works too. Individual preference I guess.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-15-2009, 08:15 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,713
Posted By SubZeroE46
I was under the impression that was just to...

I was under the impression that was just to connect the paddles to the tranny. Maybe those who have got the system from him can clarify.

If indeed that his is the same then I will retract my claim...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-14-2009, 10:30 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,713
Posted By SubZeroE46
Thanks for the kind words. You can PM me to find...

Thanks for the kind words. You can PM me to find out more about the mod/circuit.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-14-2009, 11:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 742
Posted By SubZeroE46
The wheel you bought from eBay is the SMG wheel...

The wheel you bought from eBay is the SMG wheel and that is what I would get. Now you need to get the steering column switch as stated in the post above. After that it is just wiring the paddles to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-14-2009, 12:41 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,713
Posted By SubZeroE46
As far as I know I'm the only person who has made...

As far as I know I'm the only person who has made this. PM me.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-14-2009, 12:21 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,713
Posted By SubZeroE46
Steptronic w/ Paddle Shift Owners - Is this the Mod for you & Opinions Wanted

Manual guys you may want to look away. Local scene >98% of E46s are steps and manual are special indent.

Let me know what you think of this mod. Constructive ones hopefully and not the "Steps are...
Forum: Lighting Forum 02-15-2009, 08:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 712
Posted By SubZeroE46
The car periodically sends out test pulses to...

The car periodically sends out test pulses to test if any of the bulbs are faulty. Normal bulbs do not respond fast enough to flicker but LEDs are faster and they flicker. Can solve this by placing a...
Forum: Lighting Forum 02-15-2009, 08:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 605
Posted By SubZeroE46
I don't think the capacitor is the cause of...

I don't think the capacitor is the cause of keeping the LEDs on. If the cap is very small it cannot be holding much charge and would discharge fairly quickly. I think the cap is to "filter" the test...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 02-14-2009, 09:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,310
Posted By SubZeroE46
DIY: M3/M5 Gearknob on Steptronic Gear Level

Here is a DIY for a fitting M3/M5 Gearknob to replace the gearknob on a steptronic gear lever. I did this on a friend's car and I only started taking photos halfway into the install so there are no...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-13-2009, 11:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 313
Posted By SubZeroE46
ribbons

ribbons
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-13-2009, 11:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,074
Posted By SubZeroE46
Ebay MAF

Is this what your eBay MAF looks like? The sensing element in the middle of the MAF is different from the OEM ones. I was in contact with the factory that makes these aftermarket MAF sensors and they...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-28-2008, 07:45 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,944
Posted By SubZeroE46
One of the two stock pulleys you replace in the...

One of the two stock pulleys you replace in the under drive pulley mod is plastic. I've seen them broken before but it's not a common problem.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-23-2008, 07:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 441
Posted By SubZeroE46
Yes we speak English here in Singapore. There are...

Yes we speak English here in Singapore. There are some aftermarket stuff available here but most of them are imported from Taiwan or the US. The aftermarket projector headlights I've seen do not look...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-16-2008, 05:22 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,164
Posted By SubZeroE46
Great write up Tony. Althought it should be...

Great write up Tony.

Althought it should be obvious that the standard screwdriver be inserted with its straight tip's edge in a horizontal position and kept in that orientation in order to push on...
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