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Forum: General E46 Forum 03-24-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 183
Posted By cgj
Bumping for ideas.

Bumping for ideas.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-15-2015, 09:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,111
Posted By cgj
Yeah, and it's about to rain and you have to put...

Yeah, and it's about to rain and you have to put the top up! :P
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-15-2015, 09:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 183
Posted By cgj
Electrical Gremlin / Parasitic Drain

Every few months, when my 2005 325 Cic has sat overnight or longer, I get a dead or low battery that won't start my car. I check the battery, charge it, and then check it again for alternator output...
Forum: E46 Convertible 07-23-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 22,826
Posted By cgj
For curiosity sake, what is this coding needed on...

For curiosity sake, what is this coding needed on new BMW's? What is it used for?
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-02-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 741
Posted By cgj
Thank you!!! I have 2 keys to my convertible...

Thank you!!! I have 2 keys to my convertible that I swap back and forth to keep charged/working. Last time I used key A this past weekend, I dropped it on the pavement hard enough that I was...
Forum: E46 Convertible 06-23-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,443
Posted By cgj
Did you do the full top or only the lighter...

Did you do the full top or only the lighter areas? Any pictures?
Forum: E46 Convertible 06-17-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,443
Posted By cgj
So I got an email from Barvarian Autosport and...

So I got an email from Barvarian Autosport and they have this product on sale. Forever Black Black Top Gel. Anyone ever try it or have any real life experience. Normally I would be leary of...
Forum: E46 Convertible 06-08-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,503
Posted By cgj
Ok, an update to my own post. I had to take...

Ok, an update to my own post. I had to take apart the rear interior panel. I used this video to get me started.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TMuTgbmsMaQ

I had to remove the upper 3 bolts...
Forum: E46 Convertible 06-08-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,503
Posted By cgj
So I had the same issue. The mount was cracked...

So I had the same issue. The mount was cracked and falling apart. I bought a replacement and started removing the old one and as it fell apart, a piece fell down inside the door panel. I then...
Forum: E46 Convertible 06-05-2014, 08:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 572
Posted By cgj
A RWD E46 is a fine winter car. Put on some snows...

A RWD E46 is a fine winter car. Put on some snows and you will be fine.

Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-01-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,013
Posted By cgj
So, my 06 vert just had a similar problem. Phone...

So, my 06 vert just had a similar problem. Phone would show as paired/connected, but bluetooth wouldn't connect on calls and pressing the talk button on the steering wheel had no response. After...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-09-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,013
Posted By cgj
Because they aren't. Oil changes are easy, that...

Because they aren't. Oil changes are easy, that is why you can build a business with inexperienced 18 year olds doing them. The stories about seized engines are frightening but a tiny percentage of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-09-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,966
Posted By cgj
I am in for the same thing. A reputable...

I am in for the same thing. A reputable upholstery repair in the Northern NJ area. I am dealing with this on both passenger and drivers lumbar support.
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 02-04-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 282
Posted By cgj
Good Leather Repair Shop Recommendation

The stitching on my outsides bolsters on both seats is separating. Not sure if there is a DIY fix to stop it from getting worse but ultimately I want to get them repaired. Anyone know of a good...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2013, 11:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 802
Posted By cgj
If you think the engineers spec'd the wheels that...

If you think the engineers spec'd the wheels that came with the car you haven't met the accountants. It was a compromise at best.
Forum: E46 Convertible 10-26-2013, 05:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,167
Posted By cgj
My wing man Tucker. ...

My wing man Tucker.

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/picture.php?albumid=2866&pictureid=32123


Some good looking friends in these pictures. Let's keep them all safe and make sure they wear...
Forum: E46 Convertible 10-26-2013, 12:50 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 22,826
Posted By cgj
3 1/2 years ago, my CPO 2006 325 convertible was...

3 1/2 years ago, my CPO 2006 325 convertible was still under the BMW road service coverage. Thinking I had a dead battery, I decided to call road service instead of trying to jump it myself. The...
Forum: E46 Convertible 08-31-2013, 06:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 689
Posted By cgj
Good point about wrapped cars. I'm just thinking...

Good point about wrapped cars. I'm just thinking that it sits in the sun for hours and I pull the door closed and the trim slides.

Those are hairline cracks so painting the trim won't hide them. ...
Forum: E46 Convertible 08-30-2013, 02:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 689
Posted By cgj
Vinyl trim wrap in a convertible

So, I know there are tons of threads on wrapping your interior trim but a have a convertible specific question. Has anyone wrapped their trim and had issues with parking in the sun with the top...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 08-06-2013, 05:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 924
Posted By cgj
Any follow-up on where this was and how the job...

Any follow-up on where this was and how the job turned out?
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 11-21-2012, 06:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 991
Posted By cgj
Where in NY are you. I'm in Rockland county...

Where in NY are you. I'm in Rockland county with a 325 convertible also and I'm considering getting a interior trim wrap. My driver side door trim is full of splinter cracks.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2012, 09:08 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,539
Posted By cgj
I like this idea. May have to give it a try.

I like this idea. May have to give it a try.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2012, 08:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 583
Posted By cgj
Seriously. Do not pull up straight towards your...

Seriously. Do not pull up straight towards your face. Or if you must, bring towels for the bloody nose.
Forum: E46 Convertible 12-30-2011, 09:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,168
Posted By cgj
Any update or pics of the install?

Any update or pics of the install?
Forum: E46 Convertible 10-16-2011, 09:02 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,143
Posted By cgj
FWIW, Raggtop is the product recommeded by Haartz...

FWIW, Raggtop is the product recommeded by Haartz the top manufacturer. There is also a member here who worked for Haartz who has also confirmed this and uses it on his vert.
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