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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-31-2008, 04:45 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 12,482
Posted By jp325xi
I got the size from Bav. Auto. The driver's side...

I got the size from Bav. Auto. The driver's side fits perfect and the passenger side, at rest, sits with the right tip almost touching the rubber, so I don't think I could of gotten them any bigger....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-30-2008, 04:15 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 12,482
Posted By jp325xi
Topshelf; I did not take off that piece, but...

Topshelf; I did not take off that piece, but based on the rain and washing it does not seem to cause any issue, but thanks!

AzNMpower32; The down wipe totally clears the area like a squeegee. Now...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-29-2008, 06:24 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 12,482
Posted By jp325xi
Bosch Icon's review

I picked up the Bosch Icon's for my 05 325xi. Even though they were not listed in the official fitment book. I looked on-line and bought the 420A and 422A. They mounted simply and look excellent....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-27-2008, 06:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 396
Posted By jp325xi
No on the braking, just under acceleration and...

No on the braking, just under acceleration and 50+ mph. I know, odd. I am still under warranty, so I will bring it in, but I was trying to figure out what it could be. What about the rear diff?
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-27-2008, 04:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 396
Posted By jp325xi
Clunk/Thud Different then others

OK, I did my searching and come up with no answer yet.

Going to the in-laws on Sunday I was rolling along at roughly 70, when I went to accelerate I heard a clunk/thud coming from the rear. I was...
Forum: The Detail Department 03-09-2008, 04:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,078
Posted By jp325xi
Thanks for all the good advice! Appreciated. ...

Thanks for all the good advice! Appreciated.

"In fact, the next time I was driving by the dealership, I'd swing by the wash crew, slip them 5 bucks and tell them the boss just said he wanted his...
Forum: The Detail Department 03-09-2008, 12:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,078
Posted By jp325xi
Today I tried; Bon Ami Dawn Still...

Today I tried;

Bon Ami
Dawn

Still nothing!!!

Could it of actually changed my windshield? So for instance, where the right wiper blade would stop on the driver side, there is a visible say...
Forum: The Detail Department 03-08-2008, 04:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,078
Posted By jp325xi
Hummm, I will pickup some Dawn and maybe try...

Hummm, I will pickup some Dawn and maybe try that, I did use it when I Zainoed last year.

"methyl hydrate" - that sounds serious! I can't understand how come when I wax my car, it seems the wax...
Forum: The Detail Department 03-08-2008, 03:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,078
Posted By jp325xi
Wax + Windshield = Annoyed

I brought my car into the dealer for my 30K. I told them not to wax, but hey why even bother to say it. They of course waxed and got it all over my windshield.

So I have tried the following; ...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-05-2008, 12:04 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,426
Posted By jp325xi
I have mine for sale for $60 + shipping. I have...

I have mine for sale for $60 + shipping. I have an 05 and this is from 99 - 01 or 03 I forget. I'm not sure what shipping would be to you, but if its worth it let me know.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-08-2007, 07:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,064
Posted By jp325xi
:bow:KrisL, thanks for the detailed explanation;...

:bow:KrisL, thanks for the detailed explanation; got it and appreciate the technology just that much more.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-08-2007, 12:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,064
Posted By jp325xi
Oh I definitely know your not bashing the xi,...

Oh I definitely know your not bashing the xi, your excellent sig tells me that! What you say makes sense now. I thought the AWD would pull you if your rear was stuck. But I guess if the rear was...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-08-2007, 09:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,064
Posted By jp325xi
I read what mekaneck said more like accelerating...

I read what mekaneck said more like accelerating faster, not being able to accelerate at all if some wheels were stuck.

Excellent point about distance vs. time and tires vs. AWD vs. insurance....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-08-2007, 06:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,064
Posted By jp325xi
So if my 2 rear wheels were stuck on ice and had...

So if my 2 rear wheels were stuck on ice and had zero traction and my 2 front wheels were on dry ground, having AWD would do nothing for me?

As for the additional weight of an xi adding enough...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-06-2007, 05:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,248
Posted By jp325xi
No kidding! I've ordered a couple of things with...

No kidding! I've ordered a couple of things with them and it has always come in 1 shipment. But better safe then sorry, let em know to ship together.

The mats do work great btw, trapped all the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-22-2007, 05:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,248
Posted By jp325xi
I picked up the OEM winter mats, excellent...

I picked up the OEM winter mats, excellent quality and look great. And they are on sale for $60 front and rear
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-19-2007, 03:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,259
Posted By jp325xi
Do you have a Sirius receiver? You would need...

Do you have a Sirius receiver? You would need that, plus antenna. It runs roughly about $450 and that includes a years worth of Sirius.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-18-2007, 06:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 613
Posted By jp325xi
Hey Al; I have the unit installed in my 05...

Hey Al;

I have the unit installed in my 05 and you will not get auto scrolling of the name/song title without hitting the inf button.

You will always get the station id. When you hold down...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-03-2007, 03:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,868
Posted By jp325xi
Another vote for Vinylex.

Another vote for Vinylex.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-01-2007, 06:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 420
Posted By jp325xi
Thanks for the answer Tim. Minor changes are...

Thanks for the answer Tim. Minor changes are fine. I will use it for general reference and maintenance.

Jack
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-31-2007, 02:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 420
Posted By jp325xi
05 xi - 99-01 Bentley manual question

Bought what I thought was a E46 99 - 05 Bentley Manual
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=238409, or maybe me asking in post 2 "I will take it, as long as it's the 99 - 05 version."...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-31-2007, 05:17 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,153
Posted By jp325xi
Loveduck; I would not be too hard on yourself. ...

Loveduck; I would not be too hard on yourself.

I have a 2001 Yamaha FZ1 motorcycle. I have done all maintenance since I bought it new. I never had any issues with it at all and average about 6K a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-25-2007, 04:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 943
Posted By jp325xi
Still being a relative newbee I can't really tell...

Still being a relative newbee I can't really tell you much about reliability, but I can tell you about grins and loving driving again.

I bought my 05 325xi in Rockville, MD. for 28K. CPO, 24K...
Forum: Tools and Miscellaneous 10-24-2007, 05:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 517
Posted By jp325xi
If you still have it I will take it, as long as...

If you still have it I will take it, as long as it's the 99 - 05 version. You can email me @ jackpollard@hotmail.com. I can do paypal if you like.

Regards
Jack
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 10-22-2007, 05:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,070
Posted By jp325xi
Just an update; I got the antenna today and I was...

Just an update; I got the antenna today and I was ready to roll. I actually left work early, dentist :)

It took about 30 minutes to install. Pop off the 2 left trunk panel plugs, pop off the 2...
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