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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 07-22-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 51
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
Brake light indicator in cluster

I have a 2001 M3 and the hand brake indicator stays illuminated when the hand brake is released. When the hand brake is engaged the indicator is still on but is brighter. Any thoughts/ideas?

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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-25-2014, 12:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 632
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
you are an AH but you are 100 percent correct. We...

you are an AH but you are 100 percent correct. We have all been there at one point or another. My favorite question is for sure the fog light quesiton of why my fog lights turn on when I put my turn...
Forum: Site Sponsors & Bimmerfest Group Buys 06-24-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,249
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
Hello, I have a 2001 e46 M3 Coupe. I have...

Hello,

I have a 2001 e46 M3 Coupe. I have the stock tape deck BMW Business unit in my car. I want to update it to your GM5150 unit. I see that you suggest getting the extended 17pin or 40pin...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 06-23-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 256
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
Eonon GM5150

Hey Guys,

Does anyone have this Eonon unit in their car? I am thinnking about upgrading my car's until to this as this is the closest thing to a factory look. Thanks.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-22-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,768
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
I am interested in purchasing the Eonon GM5150. I...

I am interested in purchasing the Eonon GM5150. I have a 2001 e46 m3 without navigation. Do you have a special price? I know that I can move my a/c and heating controls to the dim below to created a...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-29-2014, 10:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 517
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
You don't buy a BMW for reliability. Every person...

You don't buy a BMW for reliability. Every person on this forum would agree. You buy it for the art of driving and feeling how the car handles and how agile it is. You can do things with BMW's that...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-29-2014, 10:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 902
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
Ignore previous post that was for a different...

Ignore previous post that was for a different subject. Sorry!


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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-29-2014, 10:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 902
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
You don't buy a BMW for reliability. Every person...

You don't buy a BMW for reliability. Every person on this forum would agree. You buy it for the art of driving and feeling how the car handles and how agile it is. You can do things with BMW's that...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-05-2014, 01:27 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 155
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
Maybe you can help me? Anti roll bar on convertible

My brother has a 94 325i convertible and the anti roll bars popped up but as he was trying to reset them he dropped the tool in the hole. Is there any way to get them down / get the tool out? Has...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 05-05-2014, 01:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,173
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
I bought a 3500 dollar warranty with the car...

I bought a 3500 dollar warranty with the car that is good for 3yrs or 36k miles. It covers all electronics and mechanics. I also bought it from a dealer so I had to pay tittle, registration, sales...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 05-03-2014, 11:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,173
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
The final price out the door with taxes and the...

The final price out the door with taxes and the warranty was right around 19k. I will post some pictures soon


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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 05-03-2014, 11:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 806
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
I will upload some pics when I get it back from...

I will upload some pics when I get it back from the dealership. Part of the purchase agreement was that they replace the water pump and air blower motor. Also I bought the newer rear led tail lights...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 04-29-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,173
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
It is a 6 speed manual. The car is in perfect...

It is a 6 speed manual. The car is in perfect condition. no cracks in the leather only had one owner from day one. The guy babied the car and it was his weekend car. I am happy so far.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 04-29-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,173
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
Yeah I bought the car from a local BMW...

Yeah I bought the car from a local BMW dealership. Went through a complete checkup. Everything is perfect on the car and everything works. Also got a 3yr 36k warranty through BMW with the car that...
Forum: General BMW 04-21-2014, 12:16 AM
Replies: 493
Views: 26,774
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
PM me please! Sent from BimmerApp mobile...

PM me please!


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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 04-21-2014, 12:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 806
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
Proud new member! 2001 M3

Just bought a 2001 M3 in perfect condition from a local dealer. Turns out it only had one owner and he babied the car. Pick it up tomorrow!! This will be my weekend car!!


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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 04-17-2014, 11:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,173
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
Buying a 2001 BMW M3 - good deal?

I found an 01 M3 with 92,000 miles on it. One owner from day one and buying from a BMW dealer in the local area. Full records in perfect condition. All original no tuning done on car. They are asking...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-12-2013, 10:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,536
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
So I will be the first to admit I used to be only...

So I will be the first to admit I used to be only interested in black interiors. When I ordered my X5 a couple of months ago I was stuck between black, cinn., and tobacco. In the end I chose Tabasco....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-26-2013, 09:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 998
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
First of all you will love the car. You must...

First of all you will love the car. You must understand that you are buying a European luxury SUV. With that comes reliability differences. This is not a Nissan or a Toyota or a Honda o a Hyundai for...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-25-2013, 01:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 585
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
New tires for my2012 X5i Premium

I wanted to know if anyone has the Pirelli Scorpion Verde all season tires on there X5? How does it handle? Good in wet/snow conditions? I still have the stock continental 4x4 run flats. Thx
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-14-2013, 10:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 545
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
I am local to San Diego and have been to Orange...

I am local to San Diego and have been to Orange County many times. Traffic does get bad in Southern California. The best advice I can give you is try to stay off of the freeway between 3-6pm. Also...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-23-2013, 02:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 876
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
I just bought a DEMO 35i Premium. The sticker was...

I just bought a DEMO 35i Premium. The sticker was $67,500 and was driving by the VP of the dealership for 8months. The car had 8,000 miles on it when I bought it. They extended the maintanence and...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-22-2013, 10:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,421
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
Production of E70 stops in July and F15...

Production of E70 stops in July and F15 production starts in August
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-22-2013, 10:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 388
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
Goodbye.....

Bought a 2013 BMW X5 35i premium over the weekend and traded my E60 in.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-22-2013, 10:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 290
Posted By SoCalBimmerGuy
New to the X5 E70 forum

Just wanted to say hi. Just traded my 2010 535i E60 for a 2013 X5. Living it so far!
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