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Forum: Lighting Forum 09-11-2008, 02:00 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,274
Posted By HighVoltage
One thing to be careful of, is to make sure the...

One thing to be careful of, is to make sure the rheostat (potentiometer) is rated for the power (W). Although with LEDs it wont be much...
Forum: Lighting Forum 09-04-2008, 12:24 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 34,881
Posted By HighVoltage
Same here. I just traded in the 330i but will be...

Same here. I just traded in the 330i but will be putting them back in the 335i.
Forum: Ask a Site Sponsor 04-20-2008, 07:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 702
Posted By HighVoltage
Painted kidney grilles

Does anyone have painted (668 Jet Black) painted grilles in stock?
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-20-2008, 07:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 836
Posted By HighVoltage
The DIY in that thread (reply #7) clearly states...

The DIY in that thread (reply #7) clearly states its a T20 and how to get to it.

"You will be able to see the final stage resistor behind another component. There are two torx screws (T20 if I...
Forum: Lighting Forum 01-06-2008, 03:10 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,406
Posted By HighVoltage
The missing led sucks not to mention the missing...

The missing led sucks not to mention the missing outer column of leds. They definately could have found an alternative to that location for the mount. The mounting mechanism as it is interferes with...
Forum: Lighting Forum 01-06-2008, 02:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,709
Posted By HighVoltage
The point of the pdf is to address a halogen to...

The point of the pdf is to address a halogen to bi-xenon retrofit.

The Bi-xenon lights act as both hi and lo beam. The inners headlights that normally function as a hi beam for halogens are only...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-06-2008, 09:49 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 50,909
Posted By HighVoltage
The pertinent information always centers around...

The pertinent information always centers around power consumption. Brightness is typically a usability/safety issue that tends to translates to a user preference. The viewing angle is somewhat...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-04-2008, 11:24 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 50,909
Posted By HighVoltage
Just match up the power requirements and it wont...

Just match up the power requirements and it wont matter what "brand"..

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showpost.php?p=6460700&postcount=100
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-04-2008, 11:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 7,041
Posted By HighVoltage
You can always solder some spare wire to the...

You can always solder some spare wire to the diode ends first then go in, cut the sensor wire and splice in the "wired" diode assembly you just created. There are all sort of crimp solutions...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-01-2008, 06:03 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,299
Posted By HighVoltage
Whenever I need to jack up one side of the front...

Whenever I need to jack up one side of the front end I simply use the same side rear pad to jack the car up. You can then slip a jackstand under the front pad and let the car down. Vice-versa for the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-30-2007, 04:53 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 6,925
Posted By HighVoltage
I rob liquor stores... ..but not in TX....

I rob liquor stores...

..but not in TX. :eeps:
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-30-2007, 04:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 928
Posted By HighVoltage
Your powerflex bushings failed or the Meyle HDs?...

Your powerflex bushings failed or the Meyle HDs? Are you referring to the Meyles as OEM? I thought I saw in a thread where you recently purchased some Meyles?

+1 for Ruben @ DesertMotorWorks. Some...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-25-2007, 07:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,219
Posted By HighVoltage
This is not always the case. I too thought I...

This is not always the case. I too thought I would need new housings if I wanted to retrofit bi-xenon guts into my halogen housing. After I got ahold of a set of used bi-xenons it was apparent...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-11-2007, 01:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,812
Posted By HighVoltage
Elwood, thanks for the writeup. I have been...

Elwood, thanks for the writeup. I have been postponing FCAB replacement until someone tried the install out on these. I will try to post few a install pics to this thread at the first of the new year...
Forum: Lighting Forum 11-28-2007, 11:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 682
Posted By HighVoltage
Remove either the source (positive) terminal or...

Remove either the source (positive) terminal or common (ground). As long as you are certain the current path to the ballasts is interrupted it should'nt matter.
Forum: Home Improvement 11-28-2007, 10:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 212
Posted By HighVoltage
I am aware of the need for the base unit. I was...

I am aware of the need for the base unit. I was simply illustrating the point.

Good is a subjective and qualitative adjective and one I would apply to that unit (but not great).

One man's junk...
Forum: Home Improvement 11-28-2007, 09:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 212
Posted By HighVoltage
Good wireless is out there but not @ ~$500.00 ...

Good wireless is out there but not @ ~$500.00

http://www.livingstoneaudio.com.au/docs/control4-speakerpoint.pdf
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-27-2007, 11:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,452
Posted By HighVoltage
Instead of piecing the linear reg and USB cord I...

Instead of piecing the linear reg and USB cord I would grab another USB car charger (~$20), cut open the cig lighter end and tap into the overhead 12V console. Seems like the the least time consuming...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-23-2007, 03:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,011
Posted By HighVoltage
Testing: ...

Testing:
http://www.guysoflidar.com/march-2007/laser-jammer-test.html

Some product sites:
http://www.laserprotector.com/
http://www.laser-interceptor.com/

Antilaser doesnt have a USA based...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-22-2007, 10:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,011
Posted By HighVoltage
There isnt a defacto. The primary difference...

There isnt a defacto. The primary difference between jammers now is what they use to generate 904nm. Some of the older models (blinder, escort) use LEDs. The newer ones (AL8, LPP, LI) use laser...
Forum: Lighting Forum 11-19-2007, 10:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,586
Posted By HighVoltage
They should still be adjustable with a...

They should still be adjustable with a screwdriver. The auto-level function just temporarily and automatically adjusts the pitch of the headlights as the front end moves up and down. The retrofit...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-18-2007, 10:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 706
Posted By HighVoltage
Yep. Heres why: ...

Yep. Heres why:

http://img1.putfile.com/thumb/11/32219275836.jpg (http://www.putfile.com/pic.php?img=4035015)

As long as the fuse for your footwell lights has not blown, then your rings will...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-18-2007, 10:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 868
Posted By HighVoltage
This is the right approach although Im sure its...

This is the right approach although Im sure its not just a resistor (i.e voltage divider), more like some kind of simple regulator or switcher. Find the +12vDc source and tap your charger onto that.
Forum: Lighting Forum 11-17-2007, 10:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,166
Posted By HighVoltage
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=4846...

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=484614
http://www.bigpatsfans.com/hl/headlight.htm

The process is actually pretty easy except maybe getting the chrome assembly out. That can be a...
Forum: Engine & Performance 11-17-2007, 09:59 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,391
Posted By HighVoltage
I think Alkendesign has got some deal going on...

I think Alkendesign has got some deal going on with the Peake tools although I dont know if just one will cover both those years. It may also be worth your effort to send an email with your...
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