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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-22-2005, 03:55 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,584
Posted By xemo
I have a Yakima and it works fine for long trips....

I have a Yakima and it works fine for long trips. For quick trips I put the back seat down and remove the front wheel. I have 60cm, which is larger than average, road bike and a mountain bike and I...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-10-2005, 04:01 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 642
Posted By xemo
Unhappy Problem with built in microphone

I have been having problems with the voice commands in my 2005 330Ci (Premium, BT, Assist). Many times it does not recognize the commands I give it, sometimes it does. I have had an indepedent phone...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-04-2005, 05:19 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,052
Posted By xemo
I use Dunlap WinterSports and thay good in the...

I use Dunlap WinterSports and thay good in the snow, long wearing and decent on dry pavement. Tirerack should have a good package. It should take you approx. 40min. to swap out your tires each season.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-04-2005, 05:10 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 52,752
Posted By xemo
I had a phone tech look at this and he thinks the...

I had a phone tech look at this and he thinks the failure rate (on recognizing the command) is very high. He does work on a lot of BMW's and has not seen it this bad. The voice commands I am talking...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-02-2005, 04:41 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 52,752
Posted By xemo
I placed the SAT antenna on the rear shelf under...

I placed the SAT antenna on the rear shelf under the glass and it works great!

My voice commands only allow me to use the phonebook. Earlier postings suggest NAV and radio voice command...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-02-2005, 04:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,052
Posted By xemo
The 330Ci is great in the snow with four snow...

The 330Ci is great in the snow with four snow tires. You will get up every hill a four wheel drive vehicle will, it just may take a little longer. I frequent the snow belt between Erie and Buffalo...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-02-2005, 01:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 923
Posted By xemo
It is through my Nav system and the retail price...

It is through my Nav system and the retail price was $595 including 1 year of service. This was not installed by the factory but by the dealer. I don't believe the free year of service will apply to...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-02-2005, 06:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 923
Posted By xemo
I don't have the answer to your question, but I...

I don't have the answer to your question, but I have the dealer installed Sirius and they mounted the antenna on the trunk lid. I had them move it to the inside rear deck against the glass and had...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-23-2005, 06:44 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,410
Posted By xemo
I was hit with POP in Western NY. It was on 86 or...

I was hit with POP in Western NY. It was on 86 or old route 17. 86 starts near Erie PA and goes past Jamestown NY all the way across the state. There was a trap set up and I thought they were just...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-21-2005, 04:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 565
Posted By xemo
Thank you. I don't understand why BMW keeps...

Thank you. I don't understand why BMW keeps changing the system around continuously. For the type of cars involved this should be included.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-20-2005, 11:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 565
Posted By xemo
The system uploads my 250 numbers in five to ten...

The system uploads my 250 numbers in five to ten seconds. No problem there. I am using the BMW recommended phone Motorola V 710.

The car is brand new and build completion date was the very end of...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-20-2005, 11:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 565
Posted By xemo
It's to bad that you can't save the phone book...

It's to bad that you can't save the phone book from the phone into the car. Maybe in a year as I understand that they change menus continuously.

The "Navigation" command does not work.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-20-2005, 07:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 565
Posted By xemo
Question Recognizing the car's phonebook

I have an issue that BMW is having difficulty finding an answer to (I have not found an answer searching the forum). I picked up my 2005 330Ci two days ago :thumbup: . I have the Premium Pkg. with...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-20-2005, 06:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,410
Posted By xemo
You can plug in your serial number of your V1 in...

You can plug in your serial number of your V1 in to the website and it will tell you if you should get and upgrade. I upgraded mine because it was a few years old and a larger case. I also drive into...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 04-11-2005, 05:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,214
Posted By xemo
Thanks for the reply. It is very informative and...

Thanks for the reply. It is very informative and complete.

I would hate to add another antenna to the outside of the vehicle. Do you think it would be possible to tap into the BMW Assist antenna...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 04-10-2005, 05:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,214
Posted By xemo
Question Help needed to hardwire Motorola V710 phone

I am picking up my 2005 330Ci this week (Premium Pkg, Cold weather Pkg, Xenon, Nav., Home link, Sirius radio). Since the Assist and bluetooth are standard now, I have just purchased the Motorola...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-06-2005, 03:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 722
Posted By xemo
You may want to look at your connection from the...

You may want to look at your connection from the antenna to the unit (it may be loose). The wire bundling shouldn't be an issue. In addition, if you hooked it up to a power supply that shuts off when...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-25-2005, 04:08 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 792
Posted By xemo
You asked for our opinions and you got them. I...

You asked for our opinions and you got them. I don't like the add ons either. In addition, I think those bumpers might be battered, scraped and bruised within six months on those roads. And, if we...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-07-2005, 04:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 857
Posted By xemo
Mine also. I think it's so the window stays on...

Mine also. I think it's so the window stays on track when lifted (like a guide). It is connected at the bottom and therefore, no additional guides are needed. This would save weight, money and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-26-2005, 05:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 826
Posted By xemo
I'm selling my 2002 330ci 5spd, Prem Pkg, Cold...

I'm selling my 2002 330ci 5spd, Prem Pkg, Cold Weather Pkg, Bi-Xenon lights, CD Changer, Warranty, 37,500mi. for $26,900. Excellent condition. I need to get rid of it in the next two weeks for my...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-14-2005, 04:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,092
Posted By xemo
I don't believe you can legally purchase a new...

I don't believe you can legally purchase a new car in Canada and bring it to the states. I would also think that it is similar from the states to Canada. I know there was a law inacted in 1970. It...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-14-2005, 03:55 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 52,752
Posted By xemo
I have ordered 2005 330Ci, Nav, Assist, Sirius. I...

I have ordered 2005 330Ci, Nav, Assist, Sirius. I am told that a separate antennae is required . I just hope everything works together as advertised.
Forum: Cars - Private Party 02-13-2005, 05:51 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 965
Posted By xemo
Exclamation 2002 330Ci for sale

2002 330Ci, 5spd., 37,500mi., Premium Package, Cold Weather Package, Bi-Xenon lights, CD Changer, Factory warranty, Steel Gray, Gray/wood Interior. $26,900 located in Southwestern PA. Garaged, Never...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 02-04-2005, 09:38 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,604
Posted By xemo
V1 POP Radar

I just received my updated V1. I had the old one for three years and was busted by POP radar. The area I drive to in NY has POP and my radar never went off (that's how I learned about it). I am...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-04-2005, 09:23 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 533
Posted By xemo
Screen installation under front bumper

The screen (silver mesh air inlet between the fog lamps) under the front bumper broke as some object went throught it. Does any one know how to replace it, find an installation guide, where the best...
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