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Forum: E46 Convertible 08-03-2015, 10:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,615
Posted By sgoetz628
Just wondering why bother to change the...

Just wondering why bother to change the headrests. Was the color noticeably different? Or the texture? I see myself doing this or something like it in the near future and my headrests look brand new....
Forum: E46 Convertible 07-27-2015, 10:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,707
Posted By sgoetz628
klixtokw, me's thinks I spoke too soon. I drove...

klixtokw, me's thinks I spoke too soon. I drove it to Canada recently and on some tiny back roads, at speeds under 30, with the top up, when I hit some moderate potholes the car made some nasty...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-11-2015, 09:14 PM
Replies: 34,884
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Posted By sgoetz628
There's a guy in Westport, right opposite the...

There's a guy in Westport, right opposite the train station, has a nice shop. He's done some work for me and could easily do it.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-10-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 245
Posted By sgoetz628
You're likely to get better response if you post...

You're likely to get better response if you post this on the main forum. This problem is not particular to verts. Good luck!
Forum: E46 Convertible 07-04-2015, 10:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,707
Posted By sgoetz628
Until recently, I've had absolutely zero problems...

Until recently, I've had absolutely zero problems with my top, and I cycle it constantly. It's really been flawless and I've loved almost every minute of owning the car!

This is the first problem...
Forum: E46 Convertible 07-02-2015, 02:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,615
Posted By sgoetz628
dmax is probably right, but there's also a thread...

dmax is probably right, but there's also a thread on here from 2-3 months ago where it seemed like we were getting fairly close to finding a decent place for covers that fit well and were a pretty...
Forum: E46 Convertible 06-27-2015, 06:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,652
Posted By sgoetz628
CQuartz Fabric sounds pretty good from their...

CQuartz Fabric sounds pretty good from their website, but wondering why you're switching from 303 if that's a great product. I've never treated my top, but figure it's time to start.
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-28-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,877
Posted By sgoetz628
If you do the conversion I hope you will post it....

If you do the conversion I hope you will post it. I've owned mine since new and estimate the top has been through about 12,000 cycles. Like everything else on this wonderful car, it's feeling its age...
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-28-2015, 01:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,372
Posted By sgoetz628
No one asked my opinion, but... I have an '02,...

No one asked my opinion, but... I have an '02, so no electrics in the glove box lock. Nonetheless, the gd thing wouldn't unlock for a year or two, no matter what I tried, short of prying it open...
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-18-2015, 01:29 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,912
Posted By sgoetz628
Yeah, who wouldn't want a Cordoba on the...

Yeah, who wouldn't want a Cordoba on the "highway" of tight twisties along the Pacific coast? Ha! When I was a kid I had a Sunbeam Alpine for that very road, though a little north of San Francisco....
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-12-2015, 08:14 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 9,116
Posted By sgoetz628
Nice job. Thanks! For a minute there I thought...

Nice job. Thanks! For a minute there I thought you were going to spray over your interior. Ha!
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-07-2015, 10:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,912
Posted By sgoetz628
You know it's funny, but in one of my searches...

You know it's funny, but in one of my searches recently, I came across an article, maybe from Forbes, that said that the fine Corinthean leather was actually the finest leather that could be found at...
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-30-2015, 09:48 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,912
Posted By sgoetz628
I guess you never cared for Telly Savalas, eh :)

I guess you never cared for Telly Savalas, eh :)
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-30-2015, 09:25 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,912
Posted By sgoetz628
So if I'm understanding you correctly, the...

So if I'm understanding you correctly, the samples, which came first, were of higher quality than the leather they actually used for the covers. And the covers that you finally received were, in...
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-30-2015, 08:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,912
Posted By sgoetz628
For all concerned here, Imattiso, I sure hope...

For all concerned here, Imattiso, I sure hope you're right. Based on the sample you received how do you think a driver's seat only, or driver's and passenger's seats only would look/fit in with the...
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-30-2015, 04:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,912
Posted By sgoetz628
Mattman, sorry about your experience. Just...

Mattman, sorry about your experience. Just wondering - was the leather you found on ebay the same as the original seat leather? Or at least really close?
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-30-2015, 04:00 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,912
Posted By sgoetz628
A good price that may well end up getting you...

A good price that may well end up getting you nothing, or an astronomical price - $782.61 - just for one seat bottom!

http://www.ecstuning.com/BMW-E46-M3-S54_3.2L/ES139638/

Like others, I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-30-2015, 01:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 464
Posted By sgoetz628
Also, unless an issue is a convertible or related...

Also, unless an issue is a convertible or related issue, you're better off posting in the main forum, as you'll hit a much bigger audience and most likely get more response.
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-29-2015, 11:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,338
Posted By sgoetz628
Wow, that's a wealth of information. Thanks. I...

Wow, that's a wealth of information. Thanks. I was planning on replacing the springs too. But they're a little pricey. So will test the ride first. Then move onto the front
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-29-2015, 10:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,338
Posted By sgoetz628
Sweet. Thank you

Sweet. Thank you
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-29-2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,338
Posted By sgoetz628
Those are the ones I first saw when I started...

Those are the ones I first saw when I started thinking about new shocks. Looks like they're pretty easy to install, yes?
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-29-2015, 10:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,338
Posted By sgoetz628
Will do. Thanks Max

Will do. Thanks Max
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-29-2015, 03:32 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,338
Posted By sgoetz628
I just got off the phone with Turner motorsport....

I just got off the phone with Turner motorsport. The fellow there said the reinforcement plates are not necessary with e46 convertibles, that the issue is with other models. Any comments would be...
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-29-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,149
Posted By sgoetz628
Will be passing through Milford today. Thanks!

Will be passing through Milford today. Thanks!
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-29-2015, 08:24 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,149
Posted By sgoetz628
Good to know the color is a match. Ha! ...

Good to know the color is a match. Ha!

Unfortunately, I'm doing the (rear) work next weekend, then driving out west, so will have to order new shocks and pass on new springs and everything you...
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