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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-27-2013, 07:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 424
Posted By Redflea
Solved! Problem was operator error. :( ...

Solved!

Problem was operator error. :(

I didn't seat the siren connector properly...opened things up and re-seated and all is well.

Off to bang my head against the wall in penance.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-26-2013, 04:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 424
Posted By Redflea
The connector that plugs into it provides power...

The connector that plugs into it provides power and communication w/the ECU, so it doesn't actually need or have a battery in it from what I've seen.

Did you ever get it coded to chirp/work, and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-26-2013, 10:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 424
Posted By Redflea
Did you install your own alarm siren? Two unusual questions...

I've been unable to confirm a couple of things about installing your own siren...and haven't found any alarm-related discussions that provided any info on them:

1. Is it normal to hear two very...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-23-2013, 05:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 640
Posted By Redflea
I just got the Thule 753, and like it very much. ...

I just got the Thule 753, and like it very much.

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-17-2013, 11:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 266
Posted By Redflea
Just got this, love it. Custom fit for the built...

Just got this, love it. Custom fit for the built in rack mounts. Works great.

Check this out on AMZN:

Thule 753 Specialty Load Carrier Complete Roof Rack (BMW 3 and 5 Series 2000 - 2005)
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-16-2013, 07:07 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 12,357
Posted By Redflea
So can you describe how you used the trickle...

So can you describe how you used the trickle charger? Did you just hook it up to the battery terminals in the engine bay?
Forum: California 02-13-2013, 08:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 253
Posted By Redflea
FS: San Diego/LA - ACCESS 4 bike hitch rack

4 bike hitch mount rack for sale...Craig's List ad is here:

http://sandiego.craigslist.org/nsd/bik/3600814959.html

In excellent shape, only selling due to replacement of wife's minivan...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-13-2013, 05:23 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,212
Posted By Redflea
No - local body shop, AAA approved, primarily 4...

No - local body shop, AAA approved, primarily 4 to 5 star ratings as far as I could find, and their work looks as good as any I've seen from the local body shop I used to use based on ...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-13-2013, 05:09 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,212
Posted By Redflea
Just had an accident w/my e39 that was similar -...

Just had an accident w/my e39 that was similar - needed new hood/grills, new left front light assembly, new bumper cover (but bumper was OK), new wheel liners, temp sensor, and misc other stuff. ...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-11-2013, 09:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 621
Posted By Redflea
Glove box on my wife's 2005 vert (37K miles :))...

Glove box on my wife's 2005 vert (37K miles :)) works normally, fits not require the key unless it is locked.

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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-09-2013, 10:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,388
Posted By Redflea
So far, truest, funniest post of 2013... :D ...

So far, truest, funniest post of 2013... :D

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-09-2013, 10:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 756
Posted By Redflea
Impressive...looking forward to the DIY, and...

Impressive...looking forward to the DIY, and where did you get matching leather?

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-09-2013, 07:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 756
Posted By Redflea
You're saying you got a new armrest, or had the...

You're saying you got a new armrest, or had the leather redone on your current?

Sorry, confused by the "install the new one" part.

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-09-2013, 07:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 756
Posted By Redflea
Look forward to it, my son stained our armrest,...

Look forward to it, my son stained our armrest, so may have to do this.

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-08-2013, 07:13 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 956
Posted By Redflea
This is the correct answer... Sent from my...

This is the correct answer...

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-30-2013, 10:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,851
Posted By Redflea
That is one smart cow.

That is one smart cow.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-29-2013, 04:24 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 473
Posted By Redflea
Are there two official BMW e46 wind deflectors?

I'm seeing two different models of e46 wind deflectors in ads from folks selling them...I've even seen the same part number applied to both, BMW 54-31-7-037-729.

Pics below...would really...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-28-2013, 05:27 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,923
Posted By Redflea
Wife drove the Z4, and I knew it wasn't going to...

Wife drove the Z4, and I knew it wasn't going to happen when she turned to put her purse and jacket into the back seat, and suddenly realized there was no back seat. ;-) You can show people a lot of...
Forum: Interior 01-28-2013, 03:25 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 282
Posted By Redflea
WTB: e46 convertible wind screen

Looking for a used windscreen (or wind deflector as it's also known) for a 2005 330Ci...thanks.
Forum: Interior 01-28-2013, 03:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,140
Posted By Redflea
How much shipped to 92127?

How much shipped to 92127?
Forum: Interior 01-28-2013, 03:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 686
Posted By Redflea
I assume this won't fit on my wife's 2005 330Ci? ...

I assume this won't fit on my wife's 2005 330Ci? Looking for one for her car....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-22-2013, 10:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 494
Posted By Redflea
Options...I like this. Thanks...If we...

Options...I like this.

Thanks...If we choose one of the cars w/these wheels (looking at two now) I may be PM'ing you.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-22-2013, 03:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 494
Posted By Redflea
Cool...I'll look them up! $644 for a set of...

Cool...I'll look them up!

$644 for a set of 4 (staggered) on Tire Rack if I read this right...
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-22-2013, 03:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 494
Posted By Redflea
I know...even my wife noticed them. She *never*...

I know...even my wife noticed them. She *never* notices wheels, and she immediately said that they were very cool when she saw the car.

Problem is, I did a quick check and it looks like tires...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-22-2013, 02:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 494
Posted By Redflea
Thanks...they are BMW wheels, ordered w/the car...

Thanks...they are BMW wheels, ordered w/the car when purchased. This is what comes from the VIN decode:

- BMW Composite wheel, M double spoke 71

Also included a pic.

I think the idea of...
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