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Old 08-15-2012, 09:07 PM   #11541
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Old 08-15-2012, 09:12 PM   #11542
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I finally took apart my center console and cut my carpet to find out WTF was going on with the SRS Control Unit. Looks like a new one is needed since the ground and connector both looked good, so I found a bunch of cheap used ones. Hopefully I'll get one on the way tomorrow when all these far-off scrap yards open up. Hopefully I'll get the problem fixed for under $100 including coding.

I was scared at first because my version of the SRS unit was only used on e46s for a year (build date mid '98 - mid '99.) I figured they would be hard to find. Turns out there are plenty of them on car-part.com.

My only goal now is to get a used unit from a junk yard, from a car that hasn't been in a crash. Mine has zero crashes, so I'd like to avoid having the car see crash-related codes... So hopefully a car with a blown motor or similar. Ya
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Old 08-15-2012, 09:21 PM   #11543
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Old 08-16-2012, 12:28 AM   #11544
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I finally took apart my center console and cut my carpet to find out WTF was going on with the SRS Control Unit. Looks like a new one is needed since the ground and connector both looked good, so I found a bunch of cheap used ones. Hopefully I'll get one on the way tomorrow when all these far-off scrap yards open up. Hopefully I'll get the problem fixed for under $100 including coding.

I was scared at first because my version of the SRS unit was only used on e46s for a year (build date mid '98 - mid '99.) I figured they would be hard to find. Turns out there are plenty of them on car-part.com.

My only goal now is to get a used unit from a junk yard, from a car that hasn't been in a crash. Mine has zero crashes, so I'd like to avoid having the car see crash-related codes... So hopefully a car with a blown motor or similar. Ya
Why not get a later model SRS module and upgrade to an M3 wheel?

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Old 08-16-2012, 01:48 AM   #11545
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Old 08-16-2012, 02:16 AM   #11546
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Old 08-16-2012, 02:31 AM   #11547
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Old 08-16-2012, 12:05 PM   #11548
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Old 08-16-2012, 01:56 PM   #11549
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Old 08-16-2012, 03:57 PM   #11550
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Old 08-16-2012, 04:06 PM   #11551
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Eehh?
Translation" I like it. It's basically how my friends have been describing me for years.

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Old 08-16-2012, 05:04 PM   #11552
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Old 08-16-2012, 05:44 PM   #11553
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Translation" I like it. It's basically how my friends have been describing me for years.

Also this came today.

is that an alcohol mist kit? is your xi boosted?
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Old 08-16-2012, 05:48 PM   #11554
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Water/Methanol. You should read the box.
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Old 08-16-2012, 06:24 PM   #11555
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Yeah it says that on just about every part :p
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Old 08-16-2012, 06:32 PM   #11556
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Old 08-16-2012, 07:01 PM   #11557
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Old 08-16-2012, 09:56 PM   #11558
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Yesterday I cleaned the exterior (just a quick wash) and today I bought and installed a Highline Catback Exhaust. Sounds BEASTLY.

Skip to :30 and stop at 1:30; before/after has nothing.

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Old 08-17-2012, 12:52 AM   #11559
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Old 08-17-2012, 12:52 AM   #11560
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