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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-17-2016, 10:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 316
Posted By mbushnell
O.K. everyone, replaced the headlight switch,...

O.K. everyone, replaced the headlight switch, after which I had to take the car in to BMW to get the switch programed to the car (the tail lights would not work after the switch replacement).
The...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-17-2016, 03:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 316
Posted By mbushnell
True - but swapping bulbs & ballasts was cheaper...

True - but swapping bulbs & ballasts was cheaper - free (other than about an hour's or so time).
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-17-2016, 02:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 316
Posted By mbushnell
2003 325xiT Bi-Xenon Issues

For quite a few years now, I've been having issues with the Bi-Xenon headlights on my 2003 325xiT.
The left headlight would not light up, & I would get the left headlight symbol on the dash.
I...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-11-2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 497
Posted By mbushnell
Steve, I'm having the same issue with my...

Steve,

I'm having the same issue with my 2003 325xiT, but on the Driver's side Bi-Xenon Headlight, including the indication on the dashboard.
What was the final outcome?

Mark
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-03-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 707
Posted By mbushnell
The SafeLite Rep came by & we tried it out,...

The SafeLite Rep came by & we tried it out, spraying water in the area of the sensor to simulate rain.

It worked like a charm. I haven't driven in the rain since then, so we'll find out the next...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-20-2015, 12:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 707
Posted By mbushnell
I called SafeLite this afternoon & they are...

I called SafeLite this afternoon & they are sending someone out next Monday morning.
We'll see what happens.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-19-2015, 08:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 707
Posted By mbushnell
Windshield Replaced - no Rain Sense Wipers

I had the windshield replaced on my 2003 325XiT, and now my Rain Sensing wipers will not sense rain. I put the wiper control into the rain sense position & get 1 wipe, & that's it, no matter how much...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-13-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 569
Posted By mbushnell
I replaced my battery with an Interstate MTP-H-7...

I replaced my battery with an Interstate MTP-H-7 from a local gas station. This battery includes the vent tube.

That was in November, 2007 & no issues with it. However, if the car sits for over 1...
Forum: Off-Topic 12-18-2012, 09:06 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,925
Posted By mbushnell
Not this year, but I expect to be working...

Not this year, but I expect to be working Christmas Day next year.
Occupational Hazard in an industry that operates 24/7 365 days of the year (aircraft maintenance for a major airline).
If a...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 12-16-2012, 07:40 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 874
Posted By mbushnell
e46 Bi-Xexon Headlamps

I have a 2003 325xiT with Bi-Xexon headlamps from the factory & approx 72,000 miles on it.

Twice in the past week when I turned on my headlights, I got the "Bulb Out" indication on my instrument...
Forum: The Detail Department 10-16-2012, 02:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,379
Posted By mbushnell
Car Vacuum Cleaner

I'm currently using a 26 year old Genie Wet n' Dry vacuum for cleaning out the car & general around the garage/shop cleanup.
While recently visiting my parent's winter digs in Florida, I used an old...
Forum: The Travel Forum 06-23-2012, 07:26 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,882
Posted By mbushnell
Wow - that was a while ago that I wrote what you...

Wow - that was a while ago that I wrote what you quoted...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics by BAVSOUND 12-23-2011, 09:43 AM
Replies: 638
Views: 104,940
Posted By mbushnell
I purchased the module directly from Dice. After...

I purchased the module directly from Dice. After I sent my message last night, I decided to try my iPhone 3Gs, I plugged that in instead of the 40gb iPod & it worked. When I get home, I will try the...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics by BAVSOUND 12-22-2011, 07:06 PM
Replies: 638
Views: 104,940
Posted By mbushnell
I've just completed installing my Dice Silverline...

I've just completed installing my Dice Silverline Duo & am having some issues. The vehicle is a 2003 325xiT with BMW Sirius installed. When I connect my iPod & select iPod mode on the head unit, I...
Forum: Off-Topic 05-12-2011, 07:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,333
Posted By mbushnell
Got the Suit

Well, I picked up my new Interview Suit last Tuesday.

I went into work today (my "Monday"), and it turns out that they've posted the posted the positions in San Francisco, Denver, Chicago, & in...
Forum: Off-Topic 04-13-2011, 05:43 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,333
Posted By mbushnell
Thanks for all of the replies. I guess it's...

Thanks for all of the replies.
I guess it's time to buy a new suit.
Forum: Off-Topic 04-11-2011, 01:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,333
Posted By mbushnell
At a minimum I would wear a sport jacket/dress...

At a minimum I would wear a sport jacket/dress slacks & a tie to a interview.

What I was wondering was if wearing a suit would be "overdressed".
Forum: Off-Topic 04-11-2011, 12:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,333
Posted By mbushnell
Interview Clothing

Due to a corporate merger, the department that I working in is expanding, as the company that we are merging with did not have comparable department. Our department has gotten approval to add...
Forum: European Delivery 03-27-2011, 08:33 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,682
Posted By mbushnell
I like this idea - coming back up via the Cape...

I like this idea - coming back up via the Cape May Ferry means that you would avoid most of the I-95 corridor between D.C. & NYC. Also, as dunderhi said, you would get in your Beach requirement,...
Forum: European Delivery 03-22-2011, 06:09 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,682
Posted By mbushnell
If you do decide to take the train from Boston to...

If you do decide to take the train from Boston to NYC, try to get seats on the left side of the train.

There is an area that the train goes through in Eastern Connecticut (maybe an hour or so...
Forum: European Delivery 03-21-2011, 10:20 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,682
Posted By mbushnell
Alfred, Forget about Atlantic City. The only...

Alfred,

Forget about Atlantic City. The only reason for going there is gambling in the casinos & at ten years old, I don't think your daughter would be able to enter them.

For the Jersey Shore,...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 03-20-2011, 01:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,373
Posted By mbushnell
I'm going to use Red Line D4ATF in the...

I'm going to use Red Line D4ATF in the transmission (BMW calls out for Automatic Transmission Fluid in the manual transmission) & also in the transfer case.

Using Red Line 75W90 in the front &...
Forum: European Delivery 03-20-2011, 10:48 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,682
Posted By mbushnell
As far as train service between Boston &...

As far as train service between Boston & Washington D.C. (and points in between):

http://www.amtrak.com/servlet/ContentServer?c=AM_Route_C&pagename=am%2FLayout&cid=1241245664867...
Forum: European Delivery 03-20-2011, 07:08 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,682
Posted By mbushnell
I would second the option of flying from MUC to...

I would second the option of flying from MUC to BOS then taking the train to NYC and D.C., returning to MUC from IAD (Dulles Airport).

As far as beaches, in the NYC area there are the South Shore...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 03-19-2011, 12:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,373
Posted By mbushnell
E46 Preventive Maintenance Crush Washer P/N's

I've got a 2003 325xiT coming up on 65,000 mi & am getting set up to do some P.M on it.

On top of engine oil & filter, I going to do driveline oil changes (front & rear differentials, manual...
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