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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2012, 12:08 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,146
Posted By rkilpa
That was exactly my point....If you have the 18"...

That was exactly my point....If you have the 18" staggered setup and have priced replacement tires, you know that most choices are pricey. I have had Michelin PS2's before and they wear too quickly...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-16-2012, 10:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,146
Posted By rkilpa
Good deal on Michelin Pilot Sports

Just picked up a set of new shoes for my 330ci with ZHP package. America's Tire/Discount Tire is running a special on our sizes....
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-24-2010, 10:02 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,885
Posted By rkilpa
Judging from the dent in the door, I would say...

Judging from the dent in the door, I would say the deer didn't actually make it INTO the car all the way....maybe the head busted out the window and bounced back. Still.....that would scare the crap...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-22-2010, 01:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,058
Posted By rkilpa
Obvious, I know.....but have you confirmed that...

Obvious, I know.....but have you confirmed that the discs are right side up? Make sure to follow the directions on the cartridge for the playing surface position.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-04-2010, 02:39 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,118
Posted By rkilpa
1) 1974 Saab 99 2) 1976 Honda Civic 3) 1984...

1) 1974 Saab 99
2) 1976 Honda Civic
3) 1984 Mazda B2000
4) 1981 Honda Accord (w)
5) 1987 Acura Integra
6) 1987 Honda CRX (w)
7) 1989 Geo Metro (w)
8) 1984 BMW 318i
9) 1987 BMW 325i (w)
10)...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-29-2010, 05:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 10,242
Posted By rkilpa
What shows on your radio display when you push...

What shows on your radio display when you push the R/T button on your steering wheel? Does it say something about phonebook?

Put your phone in bluetooth discovery mode and turn on your car and...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-24-2010, 11:29 PM
Replies: 669
Views: 461,503
Posted By rkilpa
raised from the dead

I thought I was replying to a post that was a couple of weeks old....not FOUR YEARS OLD! Didn't see the other 21 pages of replies. My bad!
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-24-2010, 11:18 PM
Replies: 669
Views: 461,503
Posted By rkilpa
ONE TOUCH UP or DOWN FIX

Sometimes you need to reset the "one touch" feature:

Press and HOLD DOWN the window button while the window goes down and KEEP HOLDING DOWN the button for about 5 seconds after the window stops...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-16-2010, 03:55 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,002
Posted By rkilpa
Great pics. I like the "Italian" look. How do...

Great pics. I like the "Italian" look. How do the lights stay on if they are your flash-to-pass lights? Did you wire in a separate switch?
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-15-2010, 11:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,002
Posted By rkilpa
pics?

pics?
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-15-2010, 06:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 443
Posted By rkilpa
Are you using a "daisy-chain" cable to hook up...

Are you using a "daisy-chain" cable to hook up the dice unit through your sirius? If so, be sure to relocate the white/tan common speaker ground wire from pin position #2 to pin position #3 on the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-15-2010, 06:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,002
Posted By rkilpa
I was wondering the same thing....has anyone...

I was wondering the same thing....has anyone tried tinting the reflector yellow, adding a yellow bulb and wiring them up as fog lights controlled by a separate switch than the stock fogs use? Would...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-17-2010, 11:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 493
Posted By rkilpa
Helpful Info Link

When I was shopping for my car, I found this site to be accurate and informative...

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BMW_3_Series_(E46)

Maybe the New Zealand market is different, but the most power...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-07-2010, 06:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,695
Posted By rkilpa
CHMSL Unit

This is the "lock" that I refer to. It slides off to the left. There is one on the other side that slides off to the right. I hope this clears up any...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-07-2010, 05:53 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,604
Posted By rkilpa
CHMSL "locks"

This is the "lock" that I refer to. It slides off to the left. There is another one on the other side that slides off to the right. I hope this clears up any confusion....
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-04-2010, 05:14 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,604
Posted By rkilpa
Glad I could be of assistance. I couldn't find...

Glad I could be of assistance. I couldn't find any specific directions in my search of the forums, so if I helped just one person do this procedure it was worth posting. Hopefully others will find...
Forum: Test Board 03-31-2010, 10:08 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 462
Posted By rkilpa
test

test
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-31-2010, 08:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,695
Posted By rkilpa
Self-Found Solution

After waiting for advice that never came, I decided to be the guinea pig on this procedure. It couldn't have been easier:

NO TOOLS REQUIRED.

There are plastic clips that are attached to the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-31-2010, 08:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,604
Posted By rkilpa
Self-Found Solution:

After waiting for advice that never came, I decided to be the guinea pig on this procedure. It couldn't have been easier:

NO TOOLS REQUIRED.

There are plastic clips that are attached to the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-22-2010, 01:42 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,604
Posted By rkilpa
I haven't found any pictures, and I have honestly...

I haven't found any pictures, and I have honestly tried searching the forums....please provide the link to the thread of which you speak. Thanks!
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-20-2010, 12:23 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,604
Posted By rkilpa
Bump

Still haven't attempted this project yet. Hasn't anyone removed their covers yet that can lend some help, or do I need to be the guinea pig?
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-13-2010, 07:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,834
Posted By rkilpa
Here are pictures of my OEM setup. I had to get...

Here are pictures of my OEM setup. I had to get into the trunk to connect my new antenna anyway.

Thinking my non-op Sirius might be an antenna issue, I purchased a complete un-used Kenwood...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-09-2010, 09:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,604
Posted By rkilpa
Removing CHMSL cover on E46 coupe

I'm trying to remove the 3rd brake light housing to clean the glass underneath. I assume that when the fabric cover is removed, it will expose mounting points for the plastic CHMSL housing.

I can...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-09-2010, 08:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,695
Posted By rkilpa
Where are the points that I pry from? I've put a...

Where are the points that I pry from? I've put a lot of stress on the cover just pulling down on it and it's not budging. I really don't want to destroy my headliner. How many clips are there and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-08-2010, 04:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 826
Posted By rkilpa
How did you get that price? When I put the item...

How did you get that price? When I put the item # in on their website, I get $420.80. Is there a link or promo code members use?:loco:

I wouldn't pay the $425 buy-it-now on that Ebay auction...
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