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Forum: General E46 Forum 10-31-2010, 01:15 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,184
Posted By bheidelburg
If you are still in the market for roof racks, PM...

If you are still in the market for roof racks, PM me. I have Thule load bars that connect to the BMW E46 mount points I am selling. They come with 4 pair ski racks. they are 10 years old but in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-23-2010, 10:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 711
Posted By bheidelburg
hmmmm. 10 years and I never hit a curb in Winter....

hmmmm. 10 years and I never hit a curb in Winter. (Yes, we get 60" a year, I don't live in Tampa). I run 225/50/16 in the summer and drop to 205/55/16 in winter on the BMW Sport rims that came on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-15-2010, 09:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,036
Posted By bheidelburg
If I had wanted a manual, I would have BOUGHT...

If I had wanted a manual, I would have BOUGHT one! For all those manual swappers out there.... Why didn't you buy a manual in the first place? There are a lot to be had. Why not just sell the car...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-11-2010, 07:38 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,477
Posted By bheidelburg
209,000 / 10 = 20,900 per year......

209,000 / 10 = 20,900 per year......
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-10-2010, 10:56 PM
Replies: 928
Views: 121,839
Posted By bheidelburg
209k :)

209k :)
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-10-2010, 10:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,036
Posted By bheidelburg
Had reverse gear drum replaced in October '07. ...

Had reverse gear drum replaced in October '07. Nothing else in the tranny was touched. (other than to do the RnR on the drum). That was at 151K and I am now at 209K. The only problems I have now...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-10-2010, 01:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 394
Posted By bheidelburg
215 60 indicates sidewall height = .60*215 = 129...

215 60 indicates sidewall height = .60*215 = 129 mm
205 55 indicates sidewall height = .55*205 = 112.75 mm
225 50 indicates sidewall height = .50*225 = 112.5 mm

In case you never looked it up...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2010, 04:57 PM
Replies: 17
Poll: Wiper Blades
Views: 2,482
Posted By bheidelburg
OEM. They do a great job of clearing the dust. ...

OEM. They do a great job of clearing the dust. (We don't get much rain ;))
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2010, 04:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 441
Posted By bheidelburg
A noisy air pump is not a bad air pump. ...

A noisy air pump is not a bad air pump. typically water gets in it, gunks up the bearings and then they start squealing. If you are getting no codes and it squeals for 45 secs and then shuts up...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2010, 12:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 441
Posted By bheidelburg
that is the secondary air pump. Noisy is no big...

that is the secondary air pump. Noisy is no big deal it means it is on its way out. If you don;t like the noise, replace it. otherwise ti'll only squeal for 45 secs and shut up. wait for it to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-08-2010, 11:07 PM
Replies: 928
Views: 121,839
Posted By bheidelburg
Never better. Solid as Gibraltar.

Never better. Solid as Gibraltar.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-06-2010, 09:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 843
Posted By bheidelburg
Why not just mount the snows on the BMW Rims? Or...

Why not just mount the snows on the BMW Rims? Or are you in the habit of running into things in the winter? I swap snows and summer tires back and forth to the same BMW Rims (although they are...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-04-2010, 09:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,235
Posted By bheidelburg
They feel just like the car is supposed to feel. ...

They feel just like the car is supposed to feel. They are OEM.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-03-2010, 01:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 647
Posted By bheidelburg
That is so you don't open the trunk while you are...

That is so you don't open the trunk while you are driving. It is a safety feature. I think it has to do with the diamond key so you need a 2000 or later to have this safety feature ....
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-03-2010, 12:40 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,719
Posted By bheidelburg
A quick check on BMWUSA.com for a model search on...

A quick check on BMWUSA.com for a model search on CPO 328i shows several 2007s in the 23K to 28K range. I saw a 2007 335i recently for $26K. 2009's are already approching 30 - 32K, so a 2011...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-02-2010, 10:15 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,719
Posted By bheidelburg
I'd say that is accurate. If you can get a CPO...

I'd say that is accurate. If you can get a CPO with warranty to 100K, and preferred financing rates... Also you figure you are getting a 3 YO car with 20% of the mileage used and 40% of the cost...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-02-2010, 06:29 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,719
Posted By bheidelburg
26,990 was the sedan. The Ci was a bit more as...

26,990 was the sedan. The Ci was a bit more as it included things like the sport package that were extra on the sedan....
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-02-2010, 06:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 825
Posted By bheidelburg
Actually it is http://noreverse.org. And yes,...

Actually it is http://noreverse.org. And yes, welcome to the club....
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-02-2010, 12:07 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,185
Posted By bheidelburg
When I did my front brakes the light went out...

When I did my front brakes the light went out pretty quickly. On the rears, I figured I screwed something up as the clear process did not clear the light. Then after about a week or so of driving,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-02-2010, 11:52 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,719
Posted By bheidelburg
According to the window sticker pulled from my...

According to the window sticker pulled from my file...

2000 323i
Base $26,990
Steel Blue Metallic $475
Gray Leather $1,450
Auto (slushbox for you 5 speed fanboys ;)) $1,275
Sport/Premium...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-30-2010, 07:17 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 7,910
Posted By bheidelburg
Nope. No squeaking. A little knocking is all.

Nope. No squeaking. A little knocking is all.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-29-2010, 10:04 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 7,910
Posted By bheidelburg
A Noob is anyone on the forum, regardless of...

A Noob is anyone on the forum, regardless of signup date that has owned their car fewer than 3 years or have put fewer than 50,000 of their own miles on the car.

After you put 200,000 of your own...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-29-2010, 08:44 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 7,910
Posted By bheidelburg
I figure my stock sport suspension has lasted, so...

I figure my stock sport suspension has lasted, so far, 208,000 miles. Is the ride quality compromised? yeah. Does the car corner like it did new? no. but they still absorb shocks and they stil...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-29-2010, 08:37 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,462
Posted By bheidelburg
In my pocketses!

In my pocketses!
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-27-2010, 09:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,735
Posted By bheidelburg
The Steptronic is an ECT. That is an...

The Steptronic is an ECT. That is an electrically controlled transmission. S is for sport mode, not steptronic mode. When you put it in M mode, what happens is you tell the computer when to tell...
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