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Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-29-2015, 10:38 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 65,420
Posted By longtallsally
Ok, loaded the Nav software with the micro SD,...

Ok, loaded the Nav software with the micro SD, and WOW! Pretty much an IMMEDIATE lock- even in the garage! I guess I placed the antenna well. Oh yeah, I'm a GPS geek too. :)

Email sent (I...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-29-2015, 08:57 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 65,420
Posted By longtallsally
Bought from you and even spoke briefly on the...

Bought from you and even spoke briefly on the phone prior to ordering...

I wondered if the map set was on the SD card- would have been nice to have that stated somewhere (it's not in the manual,...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-28-2015, 11:56 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 65,420
Posted By longtallsally
Yeah the unit didn't come with it. I searched the...

Yeah the unit didn't come with it. I searched the contents, and then the only reason I saw it should be there was from the on line directions.

Also, there is no Nav software loaded- hit the soft...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-28-2015, 10:10 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 65,420
Posted By longtallsally
Just got the unit and have it mostly installed...

Just got the unit and have it mostly installed except one thing: steering wheel controls. Is there a full on module necessary for those to work? Our kit didn't come with one, so I was just...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-20-2015, 06:04 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 65,420
Posted By longtallsally
Jeff you were great to me close to a year ago...

Jeff you were great to me close to a year ago when we started looking at getting (then) a D99+.

Well, now we're going to go ahead and get the new hotness in the N6. Just to be clear, I do need to...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-31-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 753
Posted By longtallsally
Don't you mean 'DE"? :) And yeah, I re-read my...

Don't you mean 'DE"? :) And yeah, I re-read my posts and I know they sound really negative and I'm sorry for that. There really isn't any benefit to disliking Europe so much other than I learned...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-30-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 753
Posted By longtallsally
Nah I had a couple good days in Italy (LOVE that...

Nah I had a couple good days in Italy (LOVE that place) and my neighbor showed me the cool places in the Black Forest, but the level of effort to get to them was rather extreme. And once you get to...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-30-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 753
Posted By longtallsally
Thus why AC is so rare there... :D And...

Thus why AC is so rare there... :D

And don't get me started on the Alps. What a disappointment. Yes I did Stelvio and a bunch of passes out of Andermatt and other places, but again, the Stau...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-30-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 753
Posted By longtallsally
Dude, you're up north and it's WORSE up there! ...

Dude, you're up north and it's WORSE up there! :) You're on doobage! Man, it just sucked there! Now I'm coming from Kalifornistan, so my standards are high, but 8-9 months? Um, I must be a...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-30-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 753
Posted By longtallsally
Yeah I have "detailed files" on import stuff...

Yeah I have "detailed files" on import stuff based on our G Wagen experience. I've even spoken with the NHTSA rep in DC and blah blah blah. To my understanding, the E46 was the first generation of...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-30-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 753
Posted By longtallsally
Not keep being negative, but I hope you have A...

Not keep being negative, but I hope you have A LOT of $$$ saved up for a toy. Zee Jermahns are very proud of their junk and prices for cool cars are stupid high. In terms of a new car, we looked at...
Forum: Lighting Forum 12-29-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 760
Posted By longtallsally
Got it. We've very decidedly kept this car bone...

Got it. We've very decidedly kept this car bone stock and frankly, I don't have the time to monkey with modifications. Sadly, between work, the little guy, and that dual sport riding is most of my...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-27-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 753
Posted By longtallsally
We lived and worked in Stuttgart (on the economy,...

We lived and worked in Stuttgart (on the economy, not on post) for around 3 years and got back just over 2 years ago. Shipped 2 cars over, shipped one bike over, bought cars there, worked on cars...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-27-2014, 12:01 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 753
Posted By longtallsally
Odds are not good. You going to Eucom? You...

Odds are not good. You going to Eucom? You might be able to get it to pass inspection if you are doing it on post, but you definitely would not pass TUV. You are not even supposed to put wheels...
Forum: Lighting Forum 12-26-2014, 11:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 760
Posted By longtallsally
That probably shows just how bad the drought in...

That probably shows just how bad the drought in CA has been: The car shipped to Germany in late '09 and we probably never ran the washers 5 times in a single drive ever before that. :D However, in...
Forum: Lighting Forum 12-26-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 760
Posted By longtallsally
That was the joke with us too. Dunno, but it's...

That was the joke with us too. Dunno, but it's kinda funny.
Forum: Lighting Forum 12-26-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 760
Posted By longtallsally
Thanks, guys. I did find that headlight guide,...

Thanks, guys. I did find that headlight guide, and there is a bunch of info in there, and the fears on bulbs are a lot of the reasons why I posted the question as the specific one from Pelican is...
Forum: Lighting Forum 12-26-2014, 12:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 760
Posted By longtallsally
Are the Osram/Sylvania bulbs OK for AL Bi-Xenon lights?

So the wife's car lost the driver's light. I pulled the housings and swapped the bulbs- that was it (I hope).

Well, I did a SLEW of research here the other day just trying to determine which...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-14-2014, 10:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,341
Posted By longtallsally
Thread is a little old, but I'll offer some real...

Thread is a little old, but I'll offer some real world Jeep experience: Roof mounted lights are worthless. Unless you want to Mad Max out the car and make the hood flat black (and even that doesn't...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-07-2014, 09:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,797
Posted By longtallsally
Any BMW I've ever had, if it goes over halfway on...

Any BMW I've ever had, if it goes over halfway on the temp gauge, I shut it down IMMEDIATELY as it means something is really bad. If it got to the red, I'd assume something went boom. Drain the...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-30-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 621
Views: 139,486
Posted By longtallsally
OK, please do not beat up on me too much for this...

OK, please do not beat up on me too much for this as I am WAY late to the game and although I've perused the thread off and on for a long time, I've not done a deep dive on the best choice.

So my...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-17-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,910
Posted By longtallsally
Ooh!!!!!!!!!!!!! You may have found my new...

Ooh!!!!!!!!!!!!! You may have found my new clunk!!!!!!!!!!!!

OK, I'm going to be the idiot and ask what/where the secondary air pump is?

I have gone batchit crazy under the car trying to find...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-31-2013, 08:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 696
Posted By longtallsally
GREAT responses! I needed the laugh this...

GREAT responses! I needed the laugh this morning.

Thank you for verifying there wasn't some unobtanium part in there that would require $5k in new tools, and 1k hours to replace.

Happy New...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-30-2013, 11:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 696
Posted By longtallsally
Anyone know what this could be?

My wife said this was dangling behind the steering wheel. It's not from any jewelry she's ever had and I was concerned something came loose or the like in the mechanism. The "string" is stretchy. ...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-16-2013, 11:35 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,537
Posted By longtallsally
That used to happen to me when I was a lot...

That used to happen to me when I was a lot younger and dumber after I'd play in the mud with my Jeep. Scared the heck out of me as I didn't know what it was or how to fix it- let alone have the $$$...
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