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Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-18-2014, 10:08 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,052
Posted By froilanr
http://www.ebay.com/itm/BMW-NEW-E46-Navigation-Wir...

http://www.ebay.com/itm/BMW-NEW-E46-Navigation-Wiring-Harness-Retrofit-w-Instructions-61-12-0-309-250-/310652165015
this is the wiring harness that you need to install the navigation. the computer...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-18-2014, 09:56 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,052
Posted By froilanr
yes it is. it includes routing wiring from the...

yes it is. it includes routing wiring from the trunk all the way up to the dash which includes removing driver's seat and some interior panels. routing the GPS antenna on top of your roof, and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-10-2014, 11:18 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 4,279
Posted By froilanr
that's what I used to get when I drove mainly on...

that's what I used to get when I drove mainly on the freeway. Now i'm getting 22mpg, now that I'm mainly driving in the city.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-03-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 516
Posted By froilanr
yeah, that doesn't make sense. the driver's seat...

yeah, that doesn't make sense. the driver's seat doesn't have an occupancy sensor. anyway, to OP I use a Peake R5 reset tool. It's $150+, but i've used it so many times that it had already paid...
Forum: Lighting Forum 03-03-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 861
Posted By froilanr
you'll also need to change the fenders for it to...

you'll also need to change the fenders for it to work. the shape is different. I'm also planning on doing this, but not anytime soon.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-01-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 546
Posted By froilanr
ok, i guess i took my sweet a$$ time to type up...

ok, i guess i took my sweet a$$ time to type up my reply lol. it won't be too hard to reverse the process. most aftermarket HIDs are plug and play, unless the PO did something out of the ordinary.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-01-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 546
Posted By froilanr
1) Replace the oil filter housing gasket (the one...

1) Replace the oil filter housing gasket (the one that mates the housing to the engine. not the one where you drop your filter in). I thought i was leaking bad through the oil pan gasket, but that...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-28-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 478
Posted By froilanr
good luck finding the 330 exhaust. it was really...

good luck finding the 330 exhaust. it was really hard for me to find them, at least at the time i was looking for them. it definitely is an upscale to the original 323/328 exhaust. even though the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-28-2014, 12:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 478
Posted By froilanr
i used to have headers designed for the 323/328...

i used to have headers designed for the 323/328 mated with the original exhaust and it still sounded really quiet like it was stock. but ever since i've moved back to CA, i needed to install cats. I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-28-2014, 12:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 626
Posted By froilanr
with the link that was posted...

with the link that was posted above....http://www.jandtdistributing.com/collections/bmw-e46-3-series-1998-2006
there are two types of relocation kits. also, in this page there are a couple backup...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-27-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 626
Posted By froilanr
you'll have to get the HVAC relocation unit. ...

you'll have to get the HVAC relocation unit. there are two types so make sure you know exactly which one is for your vehicle.
and don't even think about going OEM. it's not worth the hassle and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-30-2011, 02:41 PM
Replies: 595
Views: 100,310
Posted By froilanr
the dash was out of the car. the longest part...

the dash was out of the car. the longest part really was taking the steering wheel out. the dash may be coming out again. i decided to change the color into burgundy/black two tone. the dash is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-21-2011, 09:34 PM
Replies: 595
Views: 100,310
Posted By froilanr
it really is an amazing product! i've used 2 cans...

it really is an amazing product! i've used 2 cans so far doing all the small interior trim pieces and the dash. i'm not gonna post pics cuz that would be stealing the thunder from metalman. i found...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-17-2011, 03:24 AM
Replies: 595
Views: 100,310
Posted By froilanr
subscribed!

interesting! i actually ordered 4 cans of these a few days ago to test them out! since i already have all my interior out for the damn nav retrofit:ben: it's awesome that it really works well. i'll...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-10-2011, 02:39 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,013
Posted By froilanr
i know i didn't have to remove the dash, but when...

i know i didn't have to remove the dash, but when i looked in there, the center support was all rusted up. so i decided to pull it out and do some anti-corrosion work on it. and i decided to paint...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2011, 11:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 729
Posted By froilanr
are you talking about the passenger airbag? if...

are you talking about the passenger airbag? if you are, the chances are very high. i broke mine taking the dashboard out.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2011, 09:19 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,202
Posted By froilanr
favorite? don't know yet. but YES! i love to...

favorite? don't know yet. but YES! i love to DIY. can't afford other people doing it. lol
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2011, 05:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 998
Posted By froilanr
trust me, it's a vacuum leak, just like newe46fan...

trust me, it's a vacuum leak, just like newe46fan said. it's just coincidental that you popped the CEL after after you upgraded into EU3. happened to me. turned out it was just the upper intake...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2011, 01:05 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 29,686
Posted By froilanr
just get the USB VAG. it's made for VW's, but it...

just get the USB VAG. it's made for VW's, but it works for what you needed to do.

DIS is within GT1. i just used winkfp to do the software change.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2011, 12:53 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,013
Posted By froilanr
putting everything back in....

i tore the whole interior out of my car to put an OEM navigation system...i know, i know...don't judge me!

when i pulled the carpet out, it was nasty wet so i'm gonna let it sit in the sun for a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-05-2011, 02:56 AM
Replies: 7
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Views: 618
Posted By froilanr
lol at ramtin325i. it's in the trunk behind the...

lol at ramtin325i. it's in the trunk behind the carpeting on the left wall.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-05-2011, 02:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,743
Posted By froilanr
happened to me, too! it's plastic, so it's very...

happened to me, too! it's plastic, so it's very fragile. i drilled mine out and got another plastic replacement. if you have an easy out, it'll be much easier.
this was way before they came out...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-04-2011, 11:27 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 29,686
Posted By froilanr
i've got the instructions bookmarked on my...

i've got the instructions bookmarked on my computer at home. if you only wanna learn how to update the DME with winkfp, i can help out. it's a lot of walkthrough and workaround that has to be done...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-04-2011, 06:01 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,979
Posted By froilanr
to make this thread useful, i'm going to ask a...

to make this thread useful, i'm going to ask a legit question. i'm planning on putting an LSD in my car soon. maybe in a couple months or so (i already spent way too much on an OEM navigation...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-30-2011, 02:58 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,919
Posted By froilanr
Update!

i pulled out my intake boots and found a wide gaping crack! it was on a part that wasn't visible just by looking at it. around the accordion part. replaced it along with the CCV hoses. tuned the...
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