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Forum: Lighting Forum 05-29-2010, 03:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,362
Posted By towlie
Has anyone had the problem with the interior...

Has anyone had the problem with the interior lights but then ordered a second kit that worked?
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-29-2010, 03:29 PM
Replies: 509
Views: 93,251
Posted By towlie
Dealer told me to let it sit with the battery...

Dealer told me to let it sit with the battery disconnected for a while and it will go away. Its a SMG issue, but not one to worry about.


BTW: 2002 with 77K checking in.
Forum: Lighting Forum 05-29-2010, 02:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,362
Posted By towlie
Best interior LED's that won't give you problems?

I am so fed up with my old LED kit and trying the resistor fix, I have gone back to stock. Before buying a new set of LEDs, I want to know which one is most likely to work without requiring further...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-17-2010, 01:32 AM
Replies: 1,114
Views: 306,708
Posted By towlie
As someone who suffers from a slight case of...

As someone who suffers from a slight case of retardation, I am going to say that the explanation makes little sense. Any chance of getting pics?

edit: nevermind. Removing the A pillar is easy, but...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-16-2010, 02:52 AM
Replies: 1,114
Views: 306,708
Posted By towlie
How the hell did you get the mic into the factory...

How the hell did you get the mic into the factory location? I've been trying to figure it out for a long time, the only way I thought it could be done is by removing the entire headliner.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-12-2010, 03:51 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 12,368
Posted By towlie
I'd go with the double din still. I like having a...

I'd go with the double din still. I like having a quality system that I know isn't cheaply made or going to give me issues. The install was cheap at my local shop, $250. I sat there for four hours...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 02-12-2010, 03:38 AM
Replies: 952
Views: 217,738
Posted By towlie
NO DUDE!!! DON'T SAY THINGS LIKE THAT! THIS IS...

NO DUDE!!! DON'T SAY THINGS LIKE THAT! THIS IS THE ONE TIME WHERE YOU GET AN AMAZING PRODUCT FOR SUPER CHEAP AND ITS GOING TO BE AS GOOD AS THE TOP QUALITY THING!!! THIS IS JUST ANOTHER GIFT FROM...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-25-2010, 03:18 AM
Replies: 952
Views: 217,738
Posted By towlie
Who would have thought a cheap deck that offers...

Who would have thought a cheap deck that offers so much for so little would have issues!

I guess no one thinks logically anymore. There is no super-cheap way to get a high quality double-din...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-14-2010, 12:35 AM
Replies: 952
Views: 217,738
Posted By towlie
This is just another cheap Chinese knockoff. It's...

This is just another cheap Chinese knockoff. It's nice that is specializes for the E46, but its likely inferior technology that is full of issues. Much like all those $30 iPods you can get that end...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-29-2009, 01:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 578
Posted By towlie
Sorry but everyone here talks about maintenance...

Sorry but everyone here talks about maintenance for out of warranty cars. If you aren't saving enough money on a out of warranty/out of warranty car, then you should find a better deal. This is all...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-25-2009, 02:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 506
Posted By towlie
I have had some similar issues. In the summer...

I have had some similar issues. In the summer the SMG light came on a few times. The analysis is that there WAS a problem but it may have been very minor in the SMG. A slipped shift or something...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-20-2009, 11:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 983
Posted By towlie
You either keep it and accept that repairs will...

You either keep it and accept that repairs will likely be needed at some point. Or you sell it and spend more way more money to buy a newer car and you won't have to worry about repairs. However odds...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-16-2009, 09:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 656
Posted By towlie
I was going to do it with 18's to save money on...

I was going to do it with 18's to save money on winters, but the rims were too wide.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-16-2009, 05:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 656
Posted By towlie
close pl;ease

close please
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-11-2009, 11:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 890
Posted By towlie
I assume I don't have ZCP brakes as they look...

I assume I don't have ZCP brakes as they look normal. I'm going to try and find some 17's.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-11-2009, 02:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 890
Posted By towlie
Winter rim fitment help

Noob question, can't seem to find a direct answer though. I need winter rims as I love my OEM 19's. What is the smallest rim size I can fit on an M3, and would steelies work? Please don't flame, I...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-07-2009, 11:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 997
Posted By towlie
I have had the same problem. I have taken it to...

I have had the same problem. I have taken it to my mechanic twice, they tried 2 different fixes and both failed. I am now looking for a new mechanic.

I am getting it checked at BMW on Tuesday...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-04-2009, 03:08 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 256
Posted By towlie
Need some advice

So after getting my car fixed, I have hit an odd point in my brief M3 ownership. Its an 02 M3, software just upgraded. The car has 118xxx km on it. I have driven it since 110km. The car hasn't needed...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-03-2009, 04:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,021
Posted By towlie
They checked it and said its not. I...

They checked it and said its not.



I will ask them tomorrow. Thank you for the advice.



Sometimes. Its mostly when the gear shifts.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-02-2009, 11:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,021
Posted By towlie
Smg

Smg
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-02-2009, 09:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,021
Posted By towlie
anyone?!?!?!?! I'm dying here!

anyone?!?!?!?! I'm dying here!
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-02-2009, 07:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,021
Posted By towlie
UPDATE: Went to the mecahnics today. They...

UPDATE: Went to the mecahnics today. They replaced the rear shock strut mount saying that it was loose and causing the noise because of shifting. I had them replaced but can still hear the noise when...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-01-2009, 10:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,021
Posted By towlie
Weird thumping noise in rear when braking.

Alright so I have done a search, having trouble figuring this one out. When I brake softly the noise isn't noticeable, but if I brake hard or aren't REAL soft on the brakes I hear a noise come from...
Forum: Interior 10-26-2009, 01:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 435
Posted By towlie
might have found one, thanks for all the pm's

might have found one, thanks for all the pm's
Forum: The Showroom 10-19-2009, 02:36 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 15,154
Posted By towlie
That is so ****ed up. This is the kind of ****...

That is so ****ed up. This is the kind of **** that lets me know society is failing.
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