Welcome to Bimmerfest -- The #1 Online Community for BMW related information! Please enjoy the discussion forums below and share your experiences with the 200,000 current, new and past BMW owners. The forums are broken out by car model and into other special interest sections such as BMW European Delivery and a special forum to voice your questions to the many BMW dealers on the site to assist our members!

Please follow the links below to help get you started!

Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 83
Search took 1.02 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: msphynx
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 10-05-2006, 04:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 993
Posted By msphynx
extended maint / warranty??

I have a 2004 330i ZHP it's just at 47k and i'm getting hit by the stealer for the extended maint / warranty They want 1395 for maint and an additional 2499 for the warranty portion. Pretty hefty...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-24-2006, 09:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 8,901
Posted By msphynx
Just how do you make your own splash screen?

Just how do you make your own splash screen?
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 04-27-2006, 12:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,153
Posted By msphynx
If you have cats or surely you know someone that...

If you have cats or surely you know someone that does. Get those huge cat litter containers, they have a mouth as wide as a coke can and hold at least 2 cars worth of oil if not 3.
They are thick...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-06-2006, 11:52 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,467
Posted By msphynx
Just my .02 worth, but for my type of driving...

Just my .02 worth, but for my type of driving (top end sometimes and hard cornering on tracks) I've found the following to be a factor:

1. Tires...Stick with PS1 or PS2. I've currently got the GY...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-08-2006, 09:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 387
Posted By msphynx
get your dealer to fix it!

Same thing happened to me, I was goin about 100 at night and saw the tread too late to do much other than take the hit. (which by the way was pretty cool how the car handled it!)
anyhow...

It is...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-17-2006, 09:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 494
Posted By msphynx
go with the black cube...the silver cube just...

go with the black cube...the silver cube just looks rice to me.
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 12-08-2005, 08:31 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 462
Posted By msphynx
Unhappy Bluetooth issues

I have the sony ericsson phone and the bluetooth module that links into my nav screen on my 04 zhp. It worked fine together for quite some time, now all of a sudden it connects, then disconnects,...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-03-2005, 08:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,779
Posted By msphynx
Problem with this is I don't see route magnet....

Problem with this is I don't see route magnet. Maybe I'm doing something wrong, but I leave work and set the map to my home, the voice starts telling me where to turn so naturally my map is now on. I...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-30-2005, 09:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,779
Posted By msphynx
hmmmm.......i'll have to retry that....I'm pretty...

hmmmm.......i'll have to retry that....I'm pretty sure i pressed the bottom right knob and didn't get this as an option.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-30-2005, 09:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,779
Posted By msphynx
Route Magnet?

I just upgraded my nav to v26. I love the new graphics, much crisper. Of course Megan's voice is still just as sexy as ever, though some claim she sounds older. (Perhaps she is just more experienced...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 09-22-2005, 09:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 555
Posted By msphynx
Wow...sounds like he's whipped.

Wow...sounds like he's whipped.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-19-2005, 06:19 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,240
Posted By msphynx
I paid 42k for my 2004 zhp, plus 900.00 to have...

I paid 42k for my 2004 zhp, plus 900.00 to have it shipped from a dealer in VA. (I had search 5 months for my ZHP, no production slots were available and I couldn't find exactly what I wanted...so...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-18-2005, 06:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 924
Posted By msphynx
Yes 2004 ZHP's have the bluetooth 'capability'...

Yes 2004 ZHP's have the bluetooth 'capability' built in. do an online search and get the BT receiver from Europe as it supports SMS (text messaging) which will display on your nav screen or the OBC. ...
Forum: General BMW 07-05-2005, 10:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 563
Posted By msphynx
You gotta be kidding..... :confused: And to...

You gotta be kidding..... :confused: And to think you own a bimmer???? :rolleyes:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-02-2005, 05:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 792
Posted By msphynx
Yeah I doubt I'll get rid of it at this point....

Yeah I doubt I'll get rid of it at this point. KBB shows around 36 for private sale and 39 for a dealer price. I'd hate to see trade-in. Since I've got almost 50k wrapped into it from buying it, the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-31-2005, 08:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 792
Posted By msphynx
Is your's fully loaded? If so I should have...

Is your's fully loaded? If so I should have waited for the 05 MY cause I've lost a ton of equity then.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-30-2005, 02:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 792
Posted By msphynx
2004 zhp Possibly for Sale??

I'm thinking about ditching my car for cash for a new home. I'm looking for feedback on what is a fair price for my car. I own it free and clear, have title and all papers that came with it including...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 04-12-2005, 11:23 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 369
Posted By msphynx
Sirius Reception

I've installed Sirius and I'm wondering if others are having this issue?

I live in south Atlanta and work on the North side of town. Down in my area (not as crowded) :p I get perfect reception,...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-07-2005, 01:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 703
Posted By msphynx
Good idea but I've checked the connection and...

Good idea but I've checked the connection and it's perfect. Besides I don't get this issue on the southside of town even if I hit a pothole...so that's not it. :confused:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-07-2005, 01:24 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,690
Posted By msphynx
And the ZHP will hit at least 144mph on a nice...

And the ZHP will hit at least 144mph on a nice stretch of open highway, so I'm sure it will hit the 155 but might take a little to get it there.

Of course this is all just second hand information...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-07-2005, 01:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,675
Posted By msphynx
I dyno'd my 330IZHP (MY04) and when it was pure...

I dyno'd my 330IZHP (MY04) and when it was pure stock the best times for changing gears was right at 6000 - 6100k RPM, anything more than that and you were actually losing torque.

Funny how it...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-04-2005, 12:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 703
Posted By msphynx
Yeah mounted it on the roof as instructed. I...

Yeah mounted it on the roof as instructed. I think I may have accidently created a problem by rolling up the excess wire like you get the telephone wires and cables tied up in electronics you...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-04-2005, 10:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 703
Posted By msphynx
Sirius Reception

I just installed Sirius and this weekend driving around South of Atlanta reception was perfect with the exception of the occasional aquiring of signal, and then a 1-2 loss that would occur about 3-4...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-28-2005, 12:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,384
Posted By msphynx
Here is a paste from another website....

Here is a paste from another website. (bmwnav.com) you already have the latest and greatest 522 version unless you crossed your numbers accidently. ;-)


When you remove the Assist kit, you have...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-28-2005, 12:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,384
Posted By msphynx
OH and I forgot.....for all those doits that want...

OH and I forgot.....for all those doits that want to whine and complain about 'why' someone would want SMS or that it's a driving haz. Well take me for instance, I wanted it purely to receive alerts...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 83

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 01:26 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
© 2001-2011 performanceIX, Inc. All Rights Reserved .: guidelines .:. privacy .:. terms