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Forum: E46 Convertible 06-28-2015, 07:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,347
Posted By duhprez
Get a true water repellent coating

To achieve hydrophobic protection, Gtechniq I1 Smart Fabric Coat is highly recommended.

http://autoobsessed.com/shop/gtechniq-m-81.html
http://gtechniqna.com/
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Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-29-2015, 02:55 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 513
Posted By duhprez
Aggressive 19" offset for M3 Vert

Having gone through practically every thread on a M3 aggressive offset, I haven't been able to get the information needed.

Currently running stock CSLs rims

Front: 225/40R19x8.0 ET47 with...
Forum: E46 Convertible 01-26-2015, 09:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 641
Posted By duhprez
Does it share the same fuse as the outside mirror...

Does it share the same fuse as the outside mirror (which has been identified with fuse #57)?
Forum: E46 Convertible 01-22-2015, 01:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 641
Posted By duhprez
#54 indicates its for the fuel pump.

#54 indicates its for the fuel pump.
Forum: E46 Convertible 01-17-2015, 09:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 641
Posted By duhprez
Fuse Box

What fuse should I look for? I couldn't find one specific to the lumbar function.

http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y254/duhprez/MISC/FuseCard_zps9b99f729.jpg...
Forum: E46 Convertible 01-15-2015, 10:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 641
Posted By duhprez
Seats are powered with memory

I should've mentioned that my seats are powered with memory.

Based on your input, I get the impression that I should still double check to see if the seat is wired for the lumbar switch.
Forum: E46 Convertible 01-12-2015, 06:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 641
Posted By duhprez
Lumbar switch - driver's seat

After searching through the forums, I couldn't find an answer so it'll be great if anyone can offer input.

Would simply installing and connecting a lumbar switch enable that feature on the...
Forum: The Showroom 01-12-2015, 05:49 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 10,206
Posted By duhprez
great setup

Congrats on a clean setup and tasteful mods.

Mind if I ask what front and rear offsets you're running?
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-15-2013, 11:21 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 13,360
Posted By duhprez
can't go wrong with a M3 vert

I was specifically looking to get a vert and the e46 M3 was the runaway choice and by far the best package of value, performance and classic lines/look. Even with a model year of 2003, I've had...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-15-2013, 10:55 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,249
Posted By duhprez
Ssk

One of the first mods I installed was a SSK and couldn't be happier with a much improved driving/shifting experience over the stock broom handle.

I would recommend the kit from Rogue Engineering....
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-04-2013, 03:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,538
Posted By duhprez
mods4cars

Has anyone installed one of these convertible control modules. If so, how did you find the degree of DIY and usage results?

The features are exactly what's needed!
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Forum: E46 Convertible 03-21-2013, 10:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,268
Posted By duhprez
wrap

Have you considered a wrap? There'll be lots of options including a carbon fibre look
Forum: E46 Convertible 07-30-2012, 03:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,026
Posted By duhprez
Indy Shops for Convertible Repair

Thought this might be helpful to start a list of indy shops in your area that specialize in servicing repairing convertible top motors.

Enco Auto Trim & Glass
2836 Dufferin St.
Toronto ON M6B...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-25-2012, 01:19 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 66,205
Posted By duhprez
e46 M3 Convertible rules

I chose the M3 from shopping for a convertible. In a similar price range, no other brands could match the total package that an e46 M3 convertible offered in terms sheer bad azz looks, class,...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-25-2011, 11:38 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 27,132
Posted By duhprez
Ssk

I've had the Rogue Engineering OCTANE Short Shift kit for the past 3 years and couldn't be happier.

http://www.rogueengineering.com/bmw/OCTSL.html
Forum: E46 Convertible 10-06-2011, 02:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 9,228
Posted By duhprez
sub in ski pass

Can't go wrong with a sealed box and sub in the ski pass.

Link to a full write up of my install. After a few years, the system has been bullet proof and sounds as good from day 1.
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Forum: E46 Convertible 10-06-2011, 01:57 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,551
Posted By duhprez
tighten the bolts

Through the process of regularly lubing the joints for the top, I found there were loose bolts in and around the convertible top chassis points. Remember to check your bolts and tighten where needed.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-28-2011, 10:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,830
Posted By duhprez
Stock shifter is like shifting an 18 wheeler rig

Couldn't wait to get rid of the stock broom stick shifter when I first got my M3 Vert. Replaced it with the SSK from Rogue Engineering and illuminated chrome shift knob from Bimmian.com...
Forum: E46 Convertible 08-19-2011, 02:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,302
Posted By duhprez
changing weather stripping on rear vert window

The black plastic molding with weather stripping (as combined part) is replaceable for the rear window. I ordered a pair from Tischer BMW and changed mine out last year.

www.getbmwparts.com
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Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-30-2011, 12:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 800
Posted By duhprez
front turn signal bulb

Are the front turn signal lights single or dual filament?
Forum: E46 Convertible 06-03-2011, 11:12 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,637
Posted By duhprez
Stop your windscreen from falling

I posted a quick fix awhile ago called the hitchpin mod. Takes 15 mins of your time and a few dollars for hitchpins. On windy days for sudden gust of high winds, this mod will prevent your...
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-07-2011, 12:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,878
Posted By duhprez
You don't need to remove the entire glass to...

You don't need to remove the entire glass to change out the molding. As mentioned, use a hair dryer to heat it up and it'll be easier to pull off. There's really no procedure.

I brought the...
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-03-2011, 11:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,878
Posted By duhprez
The black plastic molding is replaceable for the...

The black plastic molding is replaceable for the rear window. I ordered a pair from Tischer BMW and changed mine out last year.
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Forum: E46 Convertible 05-03-2011, 10:13 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 20,429
Posted By duhprez
Verts Rock

Cool, I'll roll with this..

http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y254/duhprez/M3%20Now/BMWShootBW2.jpg

http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y254/duhprez/M3%20Now/mirror2.jpg
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Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-27-2011, 09:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,750
Posted By duhprez
M3 Terminator (liquid metal LOL)

M3 Terminator (liquid metal LOL)
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