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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-07-2013, 03:09 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 27,410
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
I had URO on my front left window, and it failed...

I had URO on my front left window, and it failed in 2.5 months.. The cable cut into the spool and just turned into a mess. Probably going to go OEM + zip ties next.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-27-2013, 03:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 386
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
Thank you for your advice and prompt reply! ...

Thank you for your advice and prompt reply!

Update: I checked brake fluid levels and it is okay. However, my clutch/car is fine now. The noise went away and I can shift normally. I'm not sure if...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-27-2013, 04:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 386
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
Manual cannot shift with rattling at low RPM

I tried to pull out of a parking lot today and noticed that I was unable to shift into any gears while the engine was running. Additionally, the was a rattling noise coming from below the car, at...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-13-2012, 07:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 520
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
This could be the notorious idle problem with...

This could be the notorious idle problem with manual E46's. My car's idle used to go up and down while coasting, so I replaced a bunch of parts including Vanos seals, ICV, DISA valve, but in the end,...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 10-26-2012, 08:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 720
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
WTT: 18" MRR GT-7 Wheels - New Condition - Socal

18x8.5 MRR GT7, ET 35 Hypersilver with machined lip
I have new Yokohama's mounted on these.

Looking to trade for 18's in matte black or silver. I JUST bought mine yesterday and I can't stand how...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 10-25-2012, 06:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 973
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
Fixed. Thanks bud!

Fixed. Thanks bud!
Forum: Wheels and Tires 10-25-2012, 05:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 973
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
19" VMR VB3 Square Setup Socal

I've downgraded to 18's so I am selling my CSL replica's. They are in good condition with some curb rash but no bends or leaks. Comes with mounted tires with low tread remaining, and a set of new BMW...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-19-2012, 01:54 AM
Replies: 259
Views: 13,394
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
Had mine for five years and spent a lot of time...

Had mine for five years and spent a lot of time and money maintaining and modding it so selling is not an option. Even if I were to get a new car, I'd hate to part from her.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 10-14-2012, 05:48 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 336
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
WTT: 19" VMR VB3 for 18" VMR VB3 wheels

I'm riding on a 19x8.5 square setup. Since I'm back in San Diego, the road quality is degraded compared to Irvine, so I'm looking to trade these for 18's; preferably, VMR VB3's. I have 2 Hankook and...
Forum: Lighting Forum 08-02-2012, 07:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 869
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
I was considering that also in the near future....

I was considering that also in the near future. Question: How would you get ride of the bulb errors if you run the harness? I've read that the only options would be to get a reflash or do the...
Forum: Lighting Forum 08-02-2012, 04:37 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 25,217
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
I also have Eagle Eyes bought from Jlevisw. After...

I also have Eagle Eyes bought from Jlevisw. After two years, one taillight was intermittently working so I had to order two new capacitors (that black box), from Jlevisw for 20 bucks.
Forum: Lighting Forum 08-02-2012, 04:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 869
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
SOLUTION: After much trial and error, I...

SOLUTION:
After much trial and error, I replaced the DDM slim ballasts (digital) with the DDM Raptor ballasts (analog), and the intermittent starting went away. Passenger headlight bulb-out error...
Forum: Lighting Forum 07-28-2012, 01:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 869
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
HID Intermittent Starting Issues

I am running DDM 35 watt digital slim ballasts. When I switch the headlights on, after firing up my engine, the HID's do not fire up. Sometimes, just the driver side headlight will turn on. However,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-27-2012, 05:44 PM
Replies: 29,787
Views: 2,253,070
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
Installed a BMW Performance Short Shifter Kit. I...

Installed a BMW Performance Short Shifter Kit. I got it from ECS Tuning and suprisingly, it took me around 45 minutes. There are only three parts to swap, other than the knob and shift boot. There...
Forum: Site Sponsor Specials and Sales 02-26-2012, 06:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,153
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
do you have one that fits a 2001 sedan?

do you have one that fits a 2001 sedan?
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 01-26-2012, 05:44 PM
Replies: 2,408
Views: 830,960
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
Sent from my SGH-T959 using Bimmer...

Sent from my SGH-T959 using Bimmer Apphttp://img.tapatalk.com/d03627c8-e56e-5ed8.jpg
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-17-2012, 01:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 466
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
I had the exact same problem at around 70 mph.....

I had the exact same problem at around 70 mph.. To diagnose, life the car on a jack and attempt to "wiggle" the tire. if there is play, then it's the wheel bearing. Because i didn't have the special...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-06-2011, 12:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,489
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
I got mine done for 150 from a guy on craigslist....

I got mine done for 150 from a guy on craigslist. I'm about 90% satisfied with the work quality since theres a few small folds visible on the side edges....
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-05-2011, 01:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,807
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
for those who are dumb like me and took off their...

for those who are dumb like me and took off their oem emblem..

i sanded down the rubber center of the steering wheel, using a dremel.
ordered a 45x2 mm o-ring off of ebay and glued it around the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-05-2011, 01:44 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,098
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
i've had this issue on my car for a few years and...

i've had this issue on my car for a few years and i've done the following:

replaced vanos seals
replaced disa valve
replaced mass air flow sensor
replaced idle control valve
replaced intake...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-04-2011, 10:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,583
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
my car makes the same sound when i turn off the...

my car makes the same sound when i turn off the engine and it also hisses at low rpm. i do think it's normal though. i have a dinan cold air intake.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-24-2011, 12:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,611
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
Had the same problem and it turned out to the the...

Had the same problem and it turned out to the the wheel bearing. One way that you may be able to diagnose it is if you jack up the car to lift that wheel, then try to wiggle the wheel around. If...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-15-2011, 11:23 AM
Replies: 29,787
Views: 2,253,070
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
Some auto performance shops may do it, but it's...

Some auto performance shops may do it, but it's most common to find this service at car-sign shops that do advertisements on vehicles. I'm on a budget so I went through a guy that I found on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-14-2011, 07:20 PM
Replies: 29,787
Views: 2,253,070
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
Got my roof blacked out with vinyl wrap. ($150) ...

Got my roof blacked out with vinyl wrap. ($150)

http://i1225.photobucket.com/albums/ee398/4ndyhuynh/DSC01429copy.jpg
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-17-2011, 02:39 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,418
Posted By 4ndyhuynh
All day everyday. Since I put 155k miles on it,...

All day everyday. Since I put 155k miles on it, it's not only my DD but now my project car. Put too much money and time into upkeeping it, so I cannot let it go.
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