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Forum: E46 Convertible 08-30-2013, 11:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 644
Posted By aeigner
Oh yeah--and also be sure to slide out the...

Oh yeah--and also be sure to slide out the smaller adjacent piece like in the first of the two photos E46-cabrio posted. That will allow you to bend the rail outwards a bit to make the getting the...
Forum: E46 Convertible 08-29-2013, 04:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 644
Posted By aeigner
Attaching the rod: (First off, responding to the...

Attaching the rod: (First off, responding to the other comments, as to the cover piece, it is just a matter of popping it out or in, as Taylor stated. And Sgoetz was correct that it's a finicky...
Forum: E46 Convertible 08-21-2013, 11:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 644
Posted By aeigner
That's a relief! I shall just pop 'em out then...

That's a relief! I shall just pop 'em out then in, then. Thanks for your quick reply:)
Forum: E46 Convertible 08-21-2013, 10:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 644
Posted By aeigner
Advice on replacing trim cover piece please

One of those clever spring-loaded trim pieces (the ones that covers the hole where the top bars retract when the top goes down behind the rear seats) broke today when the piece of plastic that the...
Forum: E46 Convertible 08-21-2013, 08:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,791
Posted By aeigner
Pre-kid I drove a Miata; the E46 'vert was the...

Pre-kid I drove a Miata; the E46 'vert was the upgrade to a family car. Now we drive most everywhere, even on trips from SF to LA with the wife, 8 yr old kid, luggage and dog--and it's still more...
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-06-2013, 11:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,595
Posted By aeigner
I agree the deflector is great. I used to drive...

I agree the deflector is great. I used to drive a low two seat convertible (Miata) and wind buffetting wasn't an issue with it, whether it's wind deflector was up or not, but with the bigger...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 03-27-2013, 09:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 990
Posted By aeigner
Okay, so after further investigation, including...

Okay, so after further investigation, including noting that Consumer Reports top rated the PSS, I went with the advice here. I've had them for two months now and yes, they are great on this car. ...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 01-06-2013, 12:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 990
Posted By aeigner
Thanks TrickTizzle, you explained why I couldn't...

Thanks TrickTizzle, you explained why I couldn't find the PS2's in my car's size anymore on TireRack and since the PSS is the next step in the PS2's evolution, I should like it, plus the longer tread...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 01-04-2013, 08:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 990
Posted By aeigner
I've got a rule out for Nix330ci and a similar...

I've got a rule out for Nix330ci and a similar question for Gary at Tire Rack and others out there: I drive a 2001 330ci 'vert with the sport package (bigger tires in back) and have just worn out a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2013, 02:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,269
Posted By aeigner
I had a similar problem. I checked what I think...

I had a similar problem. I checked what I think others are referring to as a wiring loom--my mechanic calls it a wiring harness, I think. Anyway, not very good with the terms here, buI checked the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-23-2012, 06:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,550
Posted By aeigner
Kudos to my independent Bay Area garage, Bavarian...

Kudos to my independent Bay Area garage, Bavarian Professionals in Berkeley, who replaced all six Bremi coils with Bosch no charge, gave me a loaner for the day and had me back on the road less then...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-23-2012, 06:33 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 19,209
Posted By aeigner
I came across this thread today when I was trying...

I came across this thread today when I was trying to deal with a similar failure in my 2001 330 I convertible. Out of the blue the glovebox would not open. I tried the various tips, the most helpful...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2012, 03:28 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,550
Posted By aeigner
Thanks, RayPooley. Appreciate your good advice...

Thanks, RayPooley. Appreciate your good advice from across the pond. Each time it has been a single cylinder misfire, so I'm going with the theory there was a batch of bad coils installed--that...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2012, 01:45 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,550
Posted By aeigner
Right on, Choxor! That's the plan. Went out...

Right on, Choxor! That's the plan. Went out just before a drive down the coast tomorrow, so Karl the 330 did me a favor by rejecting the coil last night, not waiting two days till we would have...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2012, 08:46 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,550
Posted By aeigner
Obviously this is an old thread...but I am having...

Obviously this is an old thread...but I am having the same problem now that mithhiral67 was having back in '04. Had one coil go bad, then another on my car just over 100k--a reasonable life...
Forum: New Member Introductions 10-12-2012, 10:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 488
Posted By aeigner
Greetings, lurker introduces "new" 330cic

Greetings from the SF Bay Area, where after two years of lurking on this forum, I'm finally saying "hello." Had to turn in my Miata per growing family in 2010, and was scouting for something as fun...
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