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Forum: General E46 Forum 04-10-2015, 10:45 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 146
Posted By fastsoup
Electrical concern?

Searched and couldn't come up with anything. When I turn the M3 off, the area in the cluster where the mileage is displayed and where the SMG gear indicator is, the lighting won't turn off? I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-01-2015, 06:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 172
Posted By fastsoup
figured it out. For anyone planning on doing this...

figured it out. For anyone planning on doing this in a vert, get the Audio Control LC2i and connect it to the harness from the HK sub...easy to do, AM sub sounds great!

3 - blue/brown - front left...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-01-2015, 04:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 172
Posted By fastsoup
I thought that myself, and that's why I went for...

I thought that myself, and that's why I went for the amp. 1, cannot find the amp, 2 these guys have been doing this before I was born and said using the wires from my subwoofer connection (already...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-01-2015, 04:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 172
Posted By fastsoup
Hooking up aftermarket amp -- off HK Sub wiring

Guys,

I've searched hi and low and found nothing. Went to buy all the equipment to hook up my amp and sub today and was told by the audio installers to run my line output converter ( Audio Control...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-31-2015, 11:05 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 217
Posted By fastsoup
Latest project.

So after much deliberation, I've decided to use the factory AUX input to hook up a bluetooth receiver so now I am able to stream music right from my phone to factory unit (sounds good). This prevents...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-31-2015, 03:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 183
Posted By fastsoup
Thank you!! I thought this was the case, but an...

Thank you!! I thought this was the case, but an uneducated sales rep from a local audio shop threw my confidence into a whirlwind.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-30-2015, 02:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 183
Posted By fastsoup
:bump: Nobody on this forum has the PDC...

:bump:

Nobody on this forum has the PDC option on their vehicle and installed an aftermarket HU?
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-29-2015, 04:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 183
Posted By fastsoup
Help with install of aftermarket HU into M3 with PDC option?

Guys,

I wanted to install an aftermarket Alpine single DIN unit so that I can access A2DP in the car but when I called my local stereo shop the sales rep informed me that the 05 model M3 has a ton...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-29-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 510
Posted By fastsoup
Seriously? Or are we kidding?

Seriously? Or are we kidding?
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-28-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 510
Posted By fastsoup
Thanks guys, feels good to be back. 1...

Thanks guys, feels good to be back.

1 question, where is Mango?
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-28-2015, 12:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 510
Posted By fastsoup
lol...oh man I'm in love! That laugh comes from a...

lol...oh man I'm in love! That laugh comes from a place of pure joy and excitement. I don't think I've laughed like that since I was 15 :excited:
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-28-2015, 12:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 510
Posted By fastsoup
She's home!

So after 3 patient months, a very successful PPI, I finally bit the bullet and picked her up today.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/m78aqnsaroqbgm1/20150327_180840.jpg?dl=0

...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-30-2015, 10:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 449
Posted By fastsoup
lol

lol
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-30-2015, 10:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 468
Posted By fastsoup
Patient me more like it...been waiting almost 2...

Patient me more like it...been waiting almost 2 years for this particular vehicle.;)

https://www.dropbox.com/s/c8j1ql9ib3hrnd9/20150122_144319.jpg?dl=0
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-30-2015, 06:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 468
Posted By fastsoup
According the to the stack of paper work, the...

According the to the stack of paper work, the last actually inspection 1 was done at 60k miles. There are misc repairs here and there but no record of SMG pump, relay etc or valve adjustments. The...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-30-2015, 06:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 468
Posted By fastsoup
Ok, had a PPI done today. Sub frame has...

Ok, had a PPI done today.

Sub frame has absolutely no signs of wear from underneath or inside the trunk. Everything works as it should. Passenger rear led turn signal has a few leds out but...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-27-2015, 10:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 672
Posted By fastsoup
Thanks for the response. I was right away...

Thanks for the response. I was right away considering performing any and all software updates to the vehicle. I heard the SMG update does wonders. I don't think it's a motor because the windows all...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-26-2015, 07:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 281
Posted By fastsoup
Off your original concern, but when you push the...

Off your original concern, but when you push the clutch in and coast, are you leaving it in gear? If you are, you are wearing your clutch prematurely. Toss it in N, release the clutch peddle and...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-26-2015, 09:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 672
Posted By fastsoup
That's the thing, I know of the risks with SMG,...

That's the thing, I know of the risks with SMG, and at 100k miles on the clock, it's inevitable that something to do with the SMG will fail. I have already worked $3,500 down in the price for that...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-25-2015, 11:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 672
Posted By fastsoup
Looking through the history I didn't see any RO...

Looking through the history I didn't see any RO lines mentioning Valve Adjustment, clutch or anything with the SMG

I did however see some RO for misc radiator parts being changed, gear positioning...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-25-2015, 11:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 468
Posted By fastsoup
From the position of the window when it goes up...

From the position of the window when it goes up properly, and from rolling the window down and then back up, it seems like it is an adjustment issue...

The pin I will try and lubricate, if not...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-25-2015, 10:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 468
Posted By fastsoup
The Time Has Come...

Ok guys, long E46 fanatic here who's about the make the leap and pick up his very first M3. This is an ex California vehicle that has been in British Columbia since 2009 with 100k miles on the clock....
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-25-2015, 12:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 672
Posted By fastsoup
The Time Has Come...

Ok guys, long E46 fanatic here who's about the make the leap and pick up his very first M3. This is an ex California vehicle that has been in British Columbia since 2009 with 100k miles on the clock....
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-15-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,063
Posted By fastsoup
Thanks for the replies guys. Obviously you only...

Thanks for the replies guys. Obviously you only hear about the negatives when it comes to the SMG and that's why I wanted feedback from others who had positive. The 190k mile is very impressive!
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-14-2014, 10:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 279
Posted By fastsoup
+111111111 If you decide to do it anyway,...

+111111111

If you decide to do it anyway, please make sure it is done right. Sanded, corrected, double coat followed by clear...but it will never feel or look like OEM. The paints that were used...
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