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Forum: Off-Topic 10-09-2012, 03:02 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 57,348
Posted By XanthViper
If you're a software developer, we are looking...

If you're a software developer, we are looking for 8 new devs to join our team. Check out the attached .pdf file to get an idea of what we are looking for. If interested, contact me in here, or for...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-21-2012, 09:25 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 7,935
Posted By XanthViper
Just to be clear, I have the same vehicle as the...

Just to be clear, I have the same vehicle as the OP and the Bosch plugs, ZGR6STE2, are the correct ones for this vehicle?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-11-2012, 02:57 PM
Replies: 1,358
Views: 601,307
Posted By XanthViper
Phone model: Samsung Focus (Windows Phone 7) ...

Phone model: Samsung Focus (Windows Phone 7)
Car model: 2008 535i
[x] ability to make/receive calls
[x] phone book automatically synches to car
[ ] dial by name (without verbal training of...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-22-2011, 03:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 496
Posted By XanthViper
TY for the thoughts, I will check that out this...

TY for the thoughts, I will check that out this evening when I get home.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-22-2011, 01:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 496
Posted By XanthViper
Warm Start Oddity on 04 330Ci ZHP

I have a 2004 330Ci ZHP, 131K miles in Tucson AZ, that has had an interesting problem come up recently. For starters I have looked around on here and the web and there doesn't seem to be anything...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-18-2011, 09:34 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,228
Posted By XanthViper
@Albo: You are correct. Just a lack of...

@Albo: You are correct. Just a lack of maintenance on my part. Car runs much better now. Outside of a new battery, just need to figure out what I should work on next before it may break on me.
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-18-2011, 06:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,228
Posted By XanthViper
I just wanted to give a follow-up on my service...

I just wanted to give a follow-up on my service in case anyone needs this in the future. As indicated in the previous thread I had the following done on my vehicle:


Air Mass Meter Boot @ $45.20...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-11-2011, 07:42 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,228
Posted By XanthViper
Thanks for the response, I appreciate it. I feel...

Thanks for the response, I appreciate it. I feel a little better handing over the plastic to them today knowing I may not be getting horribly torn. If it's a little high, then that is the price I am...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-11-2011, 07:11 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,228
Posted By XanthViper
So, I got off the phone with them this morning...

So, I got off the phone with them this morning and this is the rundown on the pricing I was given:

Air Mass boot(s): $22 and $45
Fuel Filter: 107
Oil Service (oil and filter): 134
Labor: $500...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-10-2011, 07:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,228
Posted By XanthViper
Also wanted to note, that these repairs/pricing...

Also wanted to note, that these repairs/pricing is via a voicemail so this whole list may change when I talk to them directly in the morning.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-10-2011, 07:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,228
Posted By XanthViper
sigh...I figured as much. While I haven't talked...

sigh...I figured as much. While I haven't talked to them on where they are ordering their parts from, my assumption is these are going to be direct from a dealer in Tucson. I'll start surfing around...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-10-2011, 06:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,228
Posted By XanthViper
Ok, so I was able to get my car to the local...

Ok, so I was able to get my car to the local authorized BMW shop today and my problems were diagnosed as follows:

*Air Mass boot at the throttle body and idle valve needs to be replaced. This was...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-05-2011, 01:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,228
Posted By XanthViper
@e30_for_life I agree that it's time to give...

@e30_for_life I agree that it's time to give back to the car. I did a lot of needed work on it last year around this time @100K. The tech mentioned that even though it had 100K on it, it was still...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-05-2011, 09:21 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,228
Posted By XanthViper
I will be having the car towed to the only place...

I will be having the car towed to the only place in town that works on BMW's this week, I live about 1.5 hours south of Tucson. So I am expecting to get gouged here when they work on it, however I'll...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-04-2011, 07:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,228
Posted By XanthViper
thank you very much again for your help, I...

thank you very much again for your help, I appreciate it. If I am correct, you are able to see if this may be the issue by disconnecting the solenoid a test. Do you know of any pictures showing where...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-04-2011, 06:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,228
Posted By XanthViper
yes sir, they are the original. I have a feeling...

yes sir, they are the original. I have a feeling that this may be a bit expensive to replace if that is the case?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-04-2011, 04:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,228
Posted By XanthViper
2004 ZHP running rough after cold snap

Hey there,

I've looked around the forums a bit to see if there is anything that may be a good reference for the problem I have, but at this point I'm not sure where to go. Hopefully someone can...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-30-2008, 11:24 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 268
Posted By XanthViper
Phoenix, AZ Place for service besides the dealer?

Hi there,

I have a 2004 330ci ZHP and i'm coming up on 60K and I need to get my oil changed and probably the brakes done on it as well. Since I do not have the tools to do any of this myself and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-19-2008, 06:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 758
Posted By XanthViper
That is pretty funny :) Got the car back...

That is pretty funny :)

Got the car back and it runs just like it did beforehand. I guess next time I'll do some more research next time before I give the "ok" to the dealer. Thanks again for...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-14-2008, 11:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 758
Posted By XanthViper
Sadly, I am realizing that when I said "go ahead"...

Sadly, I am realizing that when I said "go ahead" on the phone, I'm feeling like I was taken...heh. Oh well, hindsight is 20/20 ya know.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-14-2008, 11:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 758
Posted By XanthViper
Crap....sigh...ok thanks for the info :)

Crap....sigh...ok thanks for the info :)
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-14-2008, 10:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 758
Posted By XanthViper
Question Quick Maint. Question

I dropped off my 2004 330Ci ZHP to the dealer this morning for it's 40K oil change the car was telling me I needed to do. Along with getting all of that done, the dealer (North Scottsdale BMW out of...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 10-11-2007, 01:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 902
Posted By XanthViper
Sorry for the late reply: I can't use...

Sorry for the late reply:


I can't use the same tires up front because of the size stagger. I am putting a pair of General Exclaim UHP's on the front today, but the rears will be needing some...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 10-09-2007, 01:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 902
Posted By XanthViper
Rear Tire Suggestion for ZHP

Hi there,

I was looking for a tire suggestion for a 2004 330Ci ZHP. Size of the tire is 255/35-18. I just bought a pair of General Exlaim UHP's for the front, and would love to know of...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-09-2007, 11:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,682
Posted By XanthViper
Thank you guys, I appreciate it. From what I...

Thank you guys, I appreciate it. From what I understand, I'm the second owner on this vehicle, and since I received it, at 26K miles, and was in pratically new condition, i'm thinking the previous...
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