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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-21-2008, 08:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 362
Posted By e.barr
Its the part that allows the horn, MFW switches...

Its the part that allows the horn, MFW switches and airbag to be connected to the rest of the cars electrics while at the same time allowing you to steer the car at the same time.

Its fitted...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-21-2008, 08:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 666
Posted By e.barr
You do not need to replace the steering column!!...

You do not need to replace the steering column!! all you have to buy and fit is the clock spring for the SMG type steering wheel.

Its the type that has the two extra connections so that the SMG...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-21-2008, 07:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 572
Posted By e.barr
HI its the two middle wires on the four wire plug...

HI its the two middle wires on the four wire plug next to the shift lever.
I think one of them is purple in colour, tap into the two middle wires and see if your paddles shift in the correct order...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-29-2008, 07:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 529
Posted By e.barr
BMW released a service bulletin about this...

BMW released a service bulletin about this problem on the sports seats, it told their techs to add a washer to the seat frame just where it folds as this part becomes loose and the gap increases...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-27-2008, 09:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 350
Posted By e.barr
Well spotted but is it only available in America?

Well spotted but is it only available in America?
Forum: UK 01-26-2008, 08:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 562
Posted By e.barr
You can only change the beam position on an older...

You can only change the beam position on an older single xenon light buy turning a yellow knob on the back of the housing.
Bi-xenons and halogens can not be adjusted left to right.

get a new...
Forum: Lighting Forum 01-26-2008, 06:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 591
Posted By e.barr
If it throws up a warning for this type of bulb...

If it throws up a warning for this type of bulb then i would think you would need to add a resister.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-20-2008, 06:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 435
Posted By e.barr
Hi Check on ebay they sell on there for about 100...

Hi Check on ebay they sell on there for about 100 pounds each but be carefull as there are two types.

One type is the ordinary xenon headlight fitted to cars from 1999 to 2002 and the second is...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-16-2008, 10:06 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,007
Posted By e.barr
Great BT DIY Mite46, So deos your BT speak...

Great BT DIY Mite46,

So deos your BT speak with a female British voice?, if so can this be changed to an American voice?
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-27-2007, 07:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 451
Posted By e.barr
will your buddy let you try before you buy? that...

will your buddy let you try before you buy? that way you will know for sure.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-27-2007, 07:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,206
Posted By e.barr
To remove the plastic triangle you will have to...

To remove the plastic triangle you will have to remove the complete rear parcel shelf as the triangle is secured using a large plastic wing nut.

You could try gently pulling it away from the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-27-2007, 07:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 618
Posted By e.barr
Hi dont expect your autoleveling headlights to...

Hi dont expect your autoleveling headlights to adjust all of the time. They are designed to adjust the headlights in 15min cycles and according to the position and weight of the car.

Do the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-20-2007, 05:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,380
Posted By e.barr
Yes it will be one or both rotors and CABs Test...

Yes it will be one or both rotors and CABs
Test the rotors by pressing the brake pedal and see if you get a pulsing of the pedal during braking, this indicates rotor runout or test the rotors with a...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-20-2007, 05:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,313
Posted By e.barr
Ok this maybe because i live in Scotland UK. ...

Ok this maybe because i live in Scotland UK.

On cars fitted with the standard halogen lights in the UK we have all 5 buttons on the faceplate of the LCM.

On cars fitted with xenon lights in...
Forum: Lighting Forum 12-20-2007, 03:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 385
Posted By e.barr
NO you do not. just cover the bumber with a...

NO you do not.

just cover the bumber with a towel or cloth so the the headlight does not scratch the bumper as you remove it.

The headlight is mounted very close to but not on top of the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-20-2007, 02:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,313
Posted By e.barr
Yes it does matter as the face plate on the xenon...

Yes it does matter as the face plate on the xenon LCM will be missing the manual headlight adjusting wheel.

If your car has halogen headlights and you wish to keep them that way the face plate...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-18-2007, 05:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 871
Posted By e.barr
check your other post for the answer to your...

check your other post for the answer to your problem
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-18-2007, 05:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,260
Posted By e.barr
Ok first thing to do is remove the large plastic...

Ok first thing to do is remove the large plastic cover on the mirror arm.

To do this you will have to pull them apart, they are clipped together.
you will now see the metal mirror arm and a...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-18-2007, 04:58 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 63,031
Posted By e.barr
I have fitted all of this to my 2002 330ci which...

I have fitted all of this to my 2002 330ci which already had a lot of the factory options installed from new.

OEM Bi-Xenon headlights with self leveling system
Harman Kardon sound system...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-17-2007, 05:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,313
Posted By e.barr
You can swap over the faceplate of the LCM with...

You can swap over the faceplate of the LCM with the fog light switch onto your original LCM.
Really easy as its only clipped on and connected by a grey ribbon cable that simply unplugs.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-09-2007, 09:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 746
Posted By e.barr
That must be the worst looking e36 in the world!!!

That must be the worst looking e36 in the world!!!
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 12-04-2007, 02:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 483
Posted By e.barr
If you install the 16.9 screen, retrofit wiring...

If you install the 16.9 screen, retrofit wiring and TV module you will get what your looking for.

The tv module has the software inbuilt to run the screen.

I would fit the Bluetooth retrofit...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-29-2007, 07:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 8,014
Posted By e.barr
Order the parts in the dealers parts department...

Order the parts in the dealers parts department using your cars chassis number they should be able to supply the correct parts for your specific make and model.

If the parts turn out to be wrong...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-28-2007, 07:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 814
Posted By e.barr
Thanks for the link Technic, I had a look and...

Thanks for the link Technic, I had a look and done some searches but can't find the answer yet.

I paired my Nokia N70 with the cars bluetooth but found that it did not transfer the address book...
Forum: UK 11-27-2007, 07:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,082
Posted By e.barr
bluebro, my car is a Jan 2002 330ci ...

bluebro, my car is a Jan 2002 330ci

reverandkenjami,

yes the instructions do tell you to replace the LCM but most of the American members have just recoded there original halogen switch, so...
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