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Old 03-13-2013, 05:19 PM   #16981
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Today was the official spring cleaning of my car. Wash, scratch remover, swirl remover, followed by a coat of wax. I don't think I've ever seen it so shiny before! I even went full on Mango and waxed my door sills and put polish on my wheels.


awesome. feels good, doesn't it? i hate when i open someone's door and i see a layer of dirt in the door jambs where i can draw pictures using my finger.

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Old 03-13-2013, 05:41 PM   #16982
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Hey I was thinking of putting in an alacantra boot and ebrake combo anybody have one in there auto? Picture would be appreciated thanks!

Btw mango why did you drop the e46?
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Old 03-13-2013, 05:43 PM   #16983
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Hey I was thinking of putting in an alacantra boot and ebrake combo anybody have one in there auto? Picture would be appreciated thanks!

Btw mango why did you drop the e46?
I've had an aftermarket suspension since day 1, basically.
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Old 03-13-2013, 05:48 PM   #16984
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I've had an aftermarket suspension since day 1, basically.
LOL I meant on your name
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Old 03-13-2013, 05:51 PM   #16985
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LOL I meant on your name
hahaha ohh. i was like

i dropped it this morning
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Old 03-13-2013, 05:54 PM   #16986
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Old 03-13-2013, 05:54 PM   #16987
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Old 03-13-2013, 06:03 PM   #16988
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Now you remind me of fruit. Photoshop some mangos for wheels lol
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Old 03-13-2013, 06:10 PM   #16989
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ordered some stuff today. new lenses from Koalty, CREE LED reverse lamps, full interior and license plate LEDs, new license plate light covers - MAN were they all nasty and I broke one of them taking it off. Then ordered some urethane protective covers for new headlight lenses, turn signals and fogs.

next up - new right rear window seal is in the future - horrible wind noise from that side.
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Old 03-13-2013, 06:12 PM   #16990
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Got my baby back from the local indy after a DME reflash. What a difference it made! Engine is smooth as silk throughout the entire rpm range now!
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Old 03-13-2013, 07:34 PM   #16991
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What was the old version compared to the new one? #?
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Old 03-13-2013, 07:47 PM   #16992
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This was posted in the thread "2800 RPM Stutter Club":

SI B 12 40 06 Engine Electrical Systems
Subject: MS45.I - Various O2 Sensor Faults Stored in DME
This Service Information bulletin supersedes S.M. B12 208 04 Dated October 2004.

Model: E46 3 Series (all models except 325xi and 330xi), E60 5 Series (525i, 530i), E83 X3 (all models) with M54 engine up to 09/04.

Fault Codes: 2960, 2961, 2973, and 2974
Cause: The DME Oxygen Sensor internal adaptation is incorrect.

Procedure: On a customer complaint ONLY, reprogram the DME , using the current Program version. The improved DME software was introduced since DIS CD V39.1 and Program V13.2.




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Old 03-13-2013, 07:50 PM   #16993
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Old 03-13-2013, 08:22 PM   #16994
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Added smoke rear reflectors from ebay diy

Little things that sometimes make a big difference! Just changed the red reflectors to smoke, broke the OEM, have to be careful putting the aftermarket on! Matches the smoke LED also new within a month.

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Old 03-13-2013, 09:41 PM   #16995
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Put the 330Ci Steering wheel on my 325I and I love it!

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Old 03-13-2013, 09:41 PM   #16996
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Old 03-13-2013, 09:46 PM   #16997
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Just put hyper yellow Nokya eurostyle pro halogen fog lamps in... Pic doesn't do it justice. So im just gonna go drive around at night for no reason!
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Old 03-13-2013, 10:37 PM   #16998
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So my baby lost power steering today.

Removed the pump and took it apart. Found that the shaft was broken at the end and the propeller is in pieces.

Waiting for a replacement from one of the sponsors. Tomorrow or Friday.
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Old 03-13-2013, 11:07 PM   #16999
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