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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-11-2013, 06:57 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 21,221
Posted By FFWD
Are the repair kits only available through EBAY,...

Are the repair kits only available through EBAY, and which ones are good, or are they all the same? I only need the one piece shown below.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-11-2013, 06:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 832
Posted By FFWD
Hopefully you're fixed it by now, but if not, the...

Hopefully you're fixed it by now, but if not, the 320d is a sedan, right? The link above is for a coupe. Sedan instructions are basically the same, but a bit easier to access the allen bolt:
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-19-2012, 06:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 555
Posted By FFWD
Since they're not related, I see no reason to...

Since they're not related, I see no reason to delay recharging the A/C.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-19-2012, 06:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,652
Posted By FFWD
This won't fix your problem, but until you figure...

This won't fix your problem, but until you figure it out, try setting the HVAC to recirculating. That way when the AC switches off, at least it will be drawing cooler air from inside your car instead...
Forum: Engine & Performance 06-19-2012, 11:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,880
Posted By FFWD
Is that a typo - 30k miles? Do you mean 30 miles?

Is that a typo - 30k miles? Do you mean 30 miles?
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2012, 03:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,124
Posted By FFWD
I'm trying to replace the entire blade assembly,...

I'm trying to replace the entire blade assembly, not just the rubber inserts. All of the ones I bought couldn't hook onto the wiper arm. I think the Michelin Stealths I got from Costco fit the...
Forum: E46 Convertible 01-06-2012, 02:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,273
Posted By FFWD
I wanted to buy a hoist, but ended up just...

I wanted to buy a hoist, but ended up just leaning it against a wall inside my garage.

Having said that, the first time I got my wife to help me lift the hard top off the car, she dropped it near...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2012, 02:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,124
Posted By FFWD
Hey, for everyone who's installed aftermarket...

Hey, for everyone who's installed aftermarket blades on their E46, what's the trick? I've tried a couple different brands and none of them fit the wiper arm. This includes the Michelins from Costco...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2012, 01:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,124
Posted By FFWD
Maranello just told me that the EVO's were not...

Maranello just told me that the EVO's were not refillable, and that once they're done, you buy whole new blades. If they're refillable, I'd rather upgrade to the EVO's for $44 vs $24 for just the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2012, 01:56 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,124
Posted By FFWD
I just got a quote from Maranello for $24 for the...

I just got a quote from Maranello for $24 for the pair or inserts. It may be worth calling them to inquire about shipping.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-30-2011, 03:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,712
Posted By FFWD
How's it been working over the past year? Did you...

How's it been working over the past year? Did you ever solve this?
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-28-2011, 03:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 513
Posted By FFWD
I believe DICE has a dash-mount wiring harness...

I believe DICE has a dash-mount wiring harness that plugs right into your head unit if it's non-navigation. Contact the vendor you purchased from they should be able to sell it to you.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-28-2011, 10:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,704
Posted By FFWD
I'm still on the fence whether to get the MB1500....

I'm still on the fence whether to get the MB1500. I need Bluetooth and want ipod integration, and it seems to be at the best price point. But since I have OEM 4:3 Nav, I have no choice but to use the...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-11-2011, 08:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,002
Posted By FFWD
Which firmware version is on it? Maybe you have a...

Which firmware version is on it? Maybe you have a stable one. I have also been considering the MB1500 but the more recent posts I ave read indicate problems when upgrading to the latest firmware.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-10-2011, 09:19 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,972
Posted By FFWD
j_block, did you solve this problem? I think I...

j_block, did you solve this problem? I think I have the same problem. At the same speed and on the same roads, sometimes the steering wheel shakes like crazy, and other times not at all. I'm still...
Forum: Australia 06-06-2011, 10:58 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 10,691
Posted By FFWD
Any luck? I'd like to add AUX in to my 2001 M3...

Any luck? I'd like to add AUX in to my 2001 M3 with 4:3 nav.
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-22-2011, 11:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,130
Posted By FFWD
I was thinking of getting an OEM roof rack, which...

I was thinking of getting an OEM roof rack, which bolts into the top of the roof. Would it be strong enough to use as the lifting points? The thing I don't like about the hoist solutions I've been...
Forum: Interior 05-19-2011, 08:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,392
Posted By FFWD
FYI convertible and coupe have different rear...

FYI convertible and coupe have different rear armrests. Also, based on the gear surround button spacing this looks like it may be specific to a RHD (right hand drive) convertible. Is that what it...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-10-2011, 08:22 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 187,932
Posted By FFWD
Has anyone tried this on a left hand drive E46...

Has anyone tried this on a left hand drive E46 M3? I was thinking of helping a friend with his, but based on a post on M3F, some guy followed this thread and got to the motor but couldn't get it out....
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-03-2011, 12:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 816
Posted By FFWD
Upgrading from 4:3 to 16:9 nav and MKIV

I just got a 2001 M3 with the 4:3 nav. I understand I can just swap out the head unit for a 16:9 and it will work with whatever computer I have in the trunk (don't know, just bought it and waiting to...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-26-2011, 12:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 11,800
Posted By FFWD
I have a 1999 323i with 300,000 kms (188,000...

I have a 1999 323i with 300,000 kms (188,000 miles). Voltage shows 10.99 using the charging posts in the engine bay when the car is idling, and doesn't change when the engine is revved up past 2000...
Forum: General Off-Topic 01-23-2011, 12:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,311
Posted By FFWD
I was originally thinking Porsche, Saab, and even...

I was originally thinking Porsche, Saab, and even Subaru, but after some more digging, I think it may actually be a Corvette.
...
Forum: General Off-Topic 01-23-2011, 12:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,311
Posted By FFWD
Anyone know what car this is?

Saw this on the Costco site. Nice clean lines, and note the cross-drilled rotors, but I suppose they could be aftermarket.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-12-2011, 01:49 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 187,932
Posted By FFWD
The beauty of going with an original BMW part is...

The beauty of going with an original BMW part is that you have a full two year unlimited mileage warranty on the part (at least up here in Canada). Are you sure the cricket sound is coming from the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-11-2011, 02:37 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 187,932
Posted By FFWD
Ok, I'm finally done, and the new fan is working...

Ok, I'm finally done, and the new fan is working great! Big thanks to everyone's input on this thread, but especially paraklas for starting it and TitaniumCranium for confirming the alternative...
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