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Forum: E46 Convertible 06-09-2015, 09:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 240
Posted By PTinVT
Well, that's what it's all about - putting info...

Well, that's what it's all about - putting info out there that may help the next person... as this board has been very helpful to me. You're welcome :)
Forum: E46 Convertible 06-05-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 240
Posted By PTinVT
Tonneau pops, top does not go up (resolved)

I had a separate thread but thought I would make this here for reference.

2002 E46 325Cic - approx. 70K miles

Problem: After storing car with hardtop on for winter and then removing hardtop,...
Forum: BMW News from around the Web 05-15-2015, 02:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,550
Posted By PTinVT
2015: "We will never build a pickup truck." ...

2015: "We will never build a pickup truck."
2020: "Here's our pickup truck, but we will never make an M version."
2025: "Here's the new M pickup truck!

I'm guessing we'll call it the...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 05-15-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 289
Posted By PTinVT
Thanks for the reply - forgot to subscribe to...

Thanks for the reply - forgot to subscribe to this thread. I've got a vendor trying to track down a single replacement from VMR, trying to see if an exact match is available (based on my specs -...
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-08-2015, 10:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 303
Posted By PTinVT
Are those style 189 (E90s) wheels? They look...

Are those style 189 (E90s) wheels? They look great on an E46. I wanted to get a set for my E92 (coupe) but they're expensive...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 05-08-2015, 08:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 289
Posted By PTinVT
Need 1 VMR CSL rep 18x8.5 Silver

Hit a pothole and may not be able to repair. Subject line says it all - I need 1 (one) Velocity Motoring CSL rep (VB3 when I bought them, V703 now I think) 18x8.5 front E46 fitment (ET35?), in...
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-30-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 369
Posted By PTinVT
Thanks, but... (assume I'm mechanically inept,...

Thanks, but... (assume I'm mechanically inept, because that's mostly true) how do I check the connection for the hardtop?

When I turn the car on I get the yellow roof/top icon briefly on the...
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-29-2015, 10:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 583
Posted By PTinVT
Should have mentioned - this is a 2002 325ci...

Should have mentioned - this is a 2002 325ci which came with the hardtop as a factory option.

I disconnected the battery for about 20 minutes, to no avail.

I hope my indy knows someone who can...
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-29-2015, 09:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 369
Posted By PTinVT
I'm having a very similar issue with my top not...

I'm having a very similar issue with my top not operating after hardtop removal (not sure if confounded by battery replacement with hardtop on). Did you ever get any resolution?
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-29-2015, 09:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 583
Posted By PTinVT
I think my car thinks hardtop still on (soft top won't raise)

So I put the hardtop on last fall and left it on while the car sat all winter - normally I remove the hardtop and store it with the soft top up, but I just didn't get around to it...

The battery...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-20-2015, 10:29 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 35,110
Posted By PTinVT
Got mine replaced today. Took my car in to the...

Got mine replaced today. Took my car in to the dealer for something completely not related and I'd actually forgotten about this recall... they saw the recall on my car, checked, had one and did...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-22-2014, 11:17 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 13,292
Posted By PTinVT
... unless of course, there are issues with the...

... unless of course, there are issues with the passenger occupant sensor (some sort of "mat" inside the seat), which I believe is another common issue in our cars. (but one that keeps them from...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-22-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 174
Views: 13,292
Posted By PTinVT
I got a form letter a while ago saying my car is...

I got a form letter a while ago saying my car is recalled but parts aren't available, and they will let me know when parts are available. Nothing since.

Anyway, chiming in because I see in the...
Forum: New England 07-25-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 762
Posted By PTinVT
Wheels have been sold. Buyer told me he was...

Wheels have been sold. Buyer told me he was going to use them for spares and could be interested in selling one or two. I assume he lives in the greater Burlington VT area. If you're looking for...
Forum: New England 07-24-2014, 09:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 762
Posted By PTinVT
Sale pending.

Sale pending.
Forum: New England 07-23-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 762
Posted By PTinVT
FS: Style 185 wheels w/TPMS, no tires [VT]

Off my 2007 328xi, used about 30K miles. Cosmetically good, no major rash, normal blemishes/scratches from daily/winter use. No visible cracks or bends; I had them straightened once but with the...
Forum: BMW News from around the Web 07-17-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,925
Posted By PTinVT
needs a drop ;)

needs a drop








;)
Forum: E46 Convertible 10-19-2013, 12:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,896
Posted By PTinVT
Oddly, and ironically for me, the awkwardness of...

Oddly, and ironically for me, the awkwardness of the rear end of the F33 is somehow offset and even complemented by the honking front end (thanks to EU safety regs which have ruined the look of just...
Forum: E46 Convertible 10-17-2013, 08:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 545
Posted By PTinVT
I have some marketing materials/displays that do...

I have some marketing materials/displays that do not easily go into or come out of their official boxes... I have a case but the non-printed side is not presentable (was very badly molded when I got...
Forum: E46 Convertible 10-16-2013, 10:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 545
Posted By PTinVT
Looking for Wind Screen CASE/cover (not the windscreen itself)

I discovered that the original case/cover for our windscreeen is the perfect size for storing something else - which has nothing to do with cars, but I could use a couple. If you have an extra one...
Forum: E46 Convertible 10-11-2011, 10:58 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,630
Posted By PTinVT
Vermont... my vert was purchased to be a...

Vermont... my vert was purchased to be a summer-only ride.
Forum: New England 10-02-2011, 08:12 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,479
Posted By PTinVT
How was it? Only saw a couple pix on...

How was it? Only saw a couple pix on bimmerforums and the weather looked miserable... as it was all weekend in VT :(
Forum: E46 Convertible 10-01-2011, 05:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,118
Posted By PTinVT
Thanks Mulatto325, I'm very happy with my...

Thanks Mulatto325, I'm very happy with my purchase, and this was a flawless transaction. Anyone looking to do business with you should do so without hesitation.

Man this thing hits hard, even...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 10-01-2011, 05:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,184
Posted By PTinVT
Thanks Mulatto325, I'm very happy with my...

Thanks Mulatto325, I'm very happy with my purchase, and this was a flawless transaction. Anyone looking to do business with you should do so without hesitation.

Man this thing hits hard, even...
Forum: E46 Convertible 09-30-2011, 03:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,802
Posted By PTinVT
Just guessing, but maybe it needs a reset? I...

Just guessing, but maybe it needs a reset? I think the procedure is something like roll window all the way down, then all the way back up but hold the button up for like 15 seconds more (you can...
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