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Forum: Lighting Forum 10-13-2009, 07:17 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,013
Posted By 4rwheeler
Once I fixed the tail light, My headlight...

Once I fixed the tail light, My headlight problems went away. I think the voltage irregularity messes with the computer for the lights. Check the plugs on both tail lights...any corrosion could be...
Forum: Lighting Forum 07-24-2009, 09:26 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,013
Posted By 4rwheeler
Here's a pick of the bulb holder: ...

Here's a pick of the bulb holder:

http://i165.photobucket.com/albums/u58/4rwheeler/DSC01269.jpg

And here's a close up of the plug:
...
Forum: Lighting Forum 07-23-2009, 10:03 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,013
Posted By 4rwheeler
I ended up finding a corroding ground on my...

I ended up finding a corroding ground on my passenger side taillight holder, where the connector plugs in.I replaced the part (about $35 from dealer) and haven't had a problem. Dealer couldn't find...
Forum: BMW News from around the Web 06-08-2009, 09:50 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 23,751
Posted By 4rwheeler
Nice. Mine is the only 1 in Oregon to make the...

Nice. Mine is the only 1 in Oregon to make the list. They have treated me very well for 9 years.
Forum: Pacific Northwest 08-01-2008, 10:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 370
Posted By 4rwheeler
Taken care of. Kuni did it for $60. Live and...

Taken care of. Kuni did it for $60. Live and learn. Got to love a $60 "Doh!"
Forum: Pacific Northwest 08-01-2008, 10:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 370
Posted By 4rwheeler
Anyone Salem/PDX area with SRS reset tool?

I screwed up the other day cleaning my car. Pulled the seats out while listening to the radio:banghead:. I now have the airbag light. Dealer wants $115. I would appreciate it if someone local will...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-08-2007, 06:05 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 76,760
Posted By 4rwheeler
Good write up. I did mine yesterday. Took about...

Good write up. I did mine yesterday. Took about 2.5 hours. $50 for parts. Have no idea what the dealer would have wanted to do it.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-18-2007, 10:06 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,395
Posted By 4rwheeler
I have used premium from the first day I got my...

I have used premium from the first day I got my 323. After I had the Dinan software upgrade, which says to, I never even tried. The article says you will lose power, but it's safe. I guess I will pay...
Forum: Lighting Forum 07-18-2007, 11:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,627
Posted By 4rwheeler
Has anyone found a real cause or fix for this? I...

Has anyone found a real cause or fix for this? I had it happen a lot earlier this year and changed a few bulbs and had no problems until yesterday. Now I flash like a cop car coming down the street....
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-21-2007, 06:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 413
Posted By 4rwheeler
Mine stalled a few times, but didn't matter if it...

Mine stalled a few times, but didn't matter if it was warmed up or not. Mine was the intake cam censor. My "service engine soon" light also came on. Hope you get it figured out. Later.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-20-2007, 10:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,207
Posted By 4rwheeler
That's there little secret, I guess.:shhh:

That's there little secret, I guess.:shhh:
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-20-2007, 05:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,207
Posted By 4rwheeler
I guess entitlement is in the eye of the...

I guess entitlement is in the eye of the beholder. I was willing to pay for it, but my service advisor went to bat for me. It will be worth it to the dealer because now I will feel obligated to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-20-2007, 02:25 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,207
Posted By 4rwheeler
I hope to find out if my new tranny has the...

I hope to find out if my new tranny has the redesigned reverse clutch drum. Read another thread about it. The new part is supposed to be made of a different material. Even if my new one only last the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-19-2007, 08:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,207
Posted By 4rwheeler
No. I took it in for all maintinance, but since...

No. I took it in for all maintinance, but since it has "lifetime fluid" it never was changed. I told the service guy that it's easy to call it "lifetime" when it only last 67k.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-19-2007, 07:59 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,207
Posted By 4rwheeler
I feel lucky. Seen a lot of post of less...

I feel lucky. Seen a lot of post of less fortunate here. Many times I hate going to the stealership, but I usually bite the bullet if I can't fix it myself. Guess that paid off of going in regularly...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-18-2007, 10:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,207
Posted By 4rwheeler
BMWNA giving me a new tranny

Well, the other day I was backing into my driveway, and all of a sudden, I stopped backing up, and started rolling forward. Yup, reverse had died like several others on this site. No warning, no...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 04-12-2007, 10:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 438
Posted By 4rwheeler
I did it in about 20 minutes. Hardest part was...

I did it in about 20 minutes. Hardest part was taking apart the firewall to put the siren in. The dealer I went to messed up all my other presets(door lock at 5mph, unloking all doors, and so on) but...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-21-2007, 08:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 357
Posted By 4rwheeler
I got my ID10 from the Image Dynamics store on...

I got my ID10 from the Image Dynamics store on Ebay. Straight from the source, no middleman. Easy and quick, all buy it nows.
Forum: Lighting Forum 02-27-2007, 09:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 607
Posted By 4rwheeler
Thanks for the info. It was sounding like it was...

Thanks for the info. It was sounding like it was part of the switch, but I couldn't find anything definitive. Can't find much info out there anymore. All the companies are keeping things to them...
Forum: Lighting Forum 02-24-2007, 12:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 607
Posted By 4rwheeler
LCM/LKM location?

I have been trying to figure out where it is. Is it part of the light switch? Or is it with some relays somewhere else like above the glove box? I am having the mysterious flashing (factory)Xenon...
Forum: Lighting Forum 02-17-2007, 06:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 729
Posted By 4rwheeler
I have 2 like that. It was in the 20's for a...

I have 2 like that. It was in the 20's for a while here overnight and sometimes one of them would never fully kick on durring my 15 min. commute. I moved them both to the inner(high beam) so it at...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-30-2007, 11:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 323
Posted By 4rwheeler
door squeek

I know it's a little thing, but it bugs the heck out of me. Every time I open the drivers door, it squeeks most of the way. So tacky. Anyway, it seems to be coming from the top hinge. I hit it with...
Forum: Lighting Forum 01-13-2007, 11:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 569
Posted By 4rwheeler
OEM xenon problem

I posted a month of so ago about this problem. I thought I fixed it but it cam back a few days later. Probably never fixed it.
At times while the car is running, both xenons will turn off for a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-10-2007, 06:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 355
Posted By 4rwheeler
I had a simullar prob a few months ago. It was...

I had a simullar prob a few months ago. It was the relay. Mine would work on one trip, but not the next. Each time I turned the car on, it would be different. Can't find the post with part#, but I...
Forum: Lighting Forum 12-23-2006, 11:04 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,013
Posted By 4rwheeler
I found this post...

I found this post http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=229257&highlight=flashing+xenon and checked my lights and found a dying taillight. It looked tinted, but was working only dimmer....
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