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Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 07-17-2015, 05:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 678
Posted By STS42
I have had an e46 ZHP Conv for 10 years and many...

I have had an e46 ZHP Conv for 10 years and many other convertibles in the past. The biggest difference in road noise is tire choice. I have 18" staggered in the summer, bfg's and they are definitely...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-17-2015, 12:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 328
Posted By STS42
On the E46 convertible, which I have, with the...

On the E46 convertible, which I have, with the CWP you only get the ski pass through not fold down seats for obvious reasons. So, it should be pretty easy to rig it up or find a used one.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-10-2015, 11:37 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,381
Posted By STS42
A well taken care of ZHP conv is definitely worth...

A well taken care of ZHP conv is definitely worth it, as to the ability to handle snow and being more controllable with a stick, your kidding right:rolleyes: I've had mine since new and driven...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-26-2015, 09:46 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,875
Posted By STS42
E46

I bought my car new in 2005 and I miss it whenever I drive a car without it now. I don't believe I can do the HBA, but driving on a road with any curves is more fun with the adaptive feature cause...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-24-2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 338
Posted By STS42
I did read the wiki; after I replaced the HCV:D ...

I did read the wiki; after I replaced the HCV:D anyway I got a can of the Arctic Freeze 134a+ with the gauge on it and followed the directions. I would guess it used about half the can and now it...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-22-2015, 06:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 338
Posted By STS42
Heater control valve

I am having the cold driver side and warm passenger side issue. Using the shotgun approach to diagnosis;) I changed the heater control valve first. This didn't fix it and after reading the wiki I saw...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-16-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 966
Posted By STS42
I have a 2005 zhp convertible and am on my second...

I have a 2005 zhp convertible and am on my second set of BF Goodrich summer tires with a staggered setup. I have the BFG KDW's which have been replaced by the BFG G Force sport. I like the BFG's alot...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-21-2015, 08:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 664
Posted By STS42
E46 ZHP Convertible in the Snow

Not a problem, I do go -1 one on the snow tire size, 17" 225/45-17 all around vs 18" staggered for my summer tires
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 04-07-2015, 11:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,074
Posted By STS42
I really like that, I currently have a 2005 E46...

I really like that, I currently have a 2005 E46 conv ZHP similarly equipped. I have owned convertibles forever and the thought of a hardtop is so unappealing. What does the track package do?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-01-2015, 06:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 435
Posted By STS42
I have the HK radio, and have no problems since...

I have the HK radio, and have no problems since rebooting my nw settings on my iPhone 5 and the car. It was clearly an apple issue....,
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-31-2015, 02:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 876
Posted By STS42
I picked up mine 25 January 2005, the only thing...

I picked up mine 25 January 2005, the only thing I wish I could have done was drive it on the autobahn, lucky to those who have done european delivery. I've driven on the autobahn many times, but...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-26-2015, 06:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 435
Posted By STS42
Bluetooth and IOS 8.2

I have a 2005 E46 conv with bluetooth. I had updated my iphone 5 to IOS 8.2 earlier this week. When I got in the car it started to pair and then locked up the radio and would not work at all. When I...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-12-2015, 11:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 463
Posted By STS42
I had a bunch of work done last summer, the CCV...

I had a bunch of work done last summer, the CCV and the OFHG being the major ones on that part of the engine, I had my mechanic put in a new reservoir because I couldn't find a BMW sock.;) It's...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-30-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 862
Posted By STS42
After they plowed the roads a little, still about...

After they plowed the roads a little, still about 5 inches on the road, we got 28" total, I didn't have any trouble. It's amazing what you can do with four snows and rwd :rolleyes:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-14-2015, 09:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 347
Posted By STS42
A couple of more tips. Do the drivers side first!...

A couple of more tips. Do the drivers side first! There is definitely less space to work on the passenger side and you will understand the process better. Also note the notches, there were two on...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-05-2015, 08:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 364
Posted By STS42
I bought a BMW battery, which I know is heresy,...

I bought a BMW battery, which I know is heresy, but since it lasted 9.5 years and i have a convertible and it has the bottom mount it was worth paying $155.00.
To your other question, I had a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-05-2015, 07:49 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,477
Posted By STS42
To be honest I'm not sure, you can probably look...

To be honest I'm not sure, you can probably look up the weight as they are BMW stamped wheels. They are 17" and I am running 225/45/17 Dunlop Wintermax tires all around, although I had Conti snows...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-05-2015, 07:20 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,477
Posted By STS42
I'm hurt:cry:, this is my E46 Yugo

I'm hurt:cry:, this is my E46 Yugo
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-03-2015, 06:59 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,477
Posted By STS42
I found those on EBAY, they are not mine. Google...

I found those on EBAY, they are not mine. Google them and see if they are still there.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-30-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,477
Posted By STS42
Not sure if these fit yours, but this is what i...

Not sure if these fit yours, but this is what i have on my E46> 4 Nokian Hakkapelltta winter tires on E46 BMW steel rims 225/50/R17 89R on ebay now, and thats what they look like.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 12-19-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,490
Posted By STS42
I really like that color, better than estoril and...

I really like that color, better than estoril and the Sapphire Black I currently have
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-05-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,809
Posted By STS42
While M3 wheels won't fit you can get performance...

While M3 wheels won't fit you can get performance package wheels that are staggered and actually work especially if you put good rubber like BFG KDW's on them;) I gave up on Michelins long ago,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-27-2014, 10:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 413
Posted By STS42
Wow!

That is amazing, especially if you think about the engineering to make it all work
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-21-2014, 05:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 378
Posted By STS42
Sorry to hear about your experience. I just had...

Sorry to hear about your experience. I just had my airbag done at the dealer and while i was there I had them replace the passenger rear tail light assembly because it was out. It was not the wiring...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-21-2014, 05:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 534
Posted By STS42
No way, my wife has a 97 Xj6L and the AC is like...

No way, my wife has a 97 Xj6L and the AC is like ice in the summer, the electric stuff like seat heaters and things like that still need an exorcism;)
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