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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-11-2013, 08:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 625
Posted By ima747
That's very slick, quite impressed... want to...

That's very slick, quite impressed... want to find some time to tinker now :)
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-11-2013, 08:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 625
Posted By ima747
Hmm, would depend on the tone of blue and tone of...

Hmm, would depend on the tone of blue and tone of beige... it would either look REALLY slick or a bit "off" depending on the contrast... tough call...

Wowza, that's a lighting project! I just got...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-11-2013, 08:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 625
Posted By ima747
Black on Black, there was only one white one in...

Black on Black, there was only one white one in the state when I was shopping and it was about as sketchy as it could be. Was my first choice though :) From your signature pic, white LEDs in the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-11-2013, 07:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 625
Posted By ima747
A part # would be much appreciated, I could...

A part # would be much appreciated, I could reference the diagram and see what if anything is missing.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-11-2013, 07:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 625
Posted By ima747
Excellent info. I don't suspect it's that bad,...

Excellent info. I don't suspect it's that bad, but I think the trim piece may be lifting so definitely possible, or possible in the future... Is there a recommended repair?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-10-2013, 05:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 625
Posted By ima747
Update. Return trip had no incidents at all. Not...

Update. Return trip had no incidents at all. Not sure what to attribute it too, overheating of the controller still seems most likely to me, temp was set more consistently on the way back, but air...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-04-2013, 08:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 625
Posted By ima747
Overheating of the controller makes the most...

Overheating of the controller makes the most sense to me based on the outside air temp at the time, how it failed and restored itself as well as the lack of other specific symptoms, and my limitted...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-04-2013, 07:29 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 625
Posted By ima747
Hmmm, after more poking I'm not sure that's the...

Hmmm, after more poking I'm not sure that's the part, and I'm not sure what the equivalent would be for my model... the specs say "2001-2005 BMW 330xi" but mine is a 2006 330xi. Further poking on the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-04-2013, 07:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 625
Posted By ima747
Well that's pretty darn good (possible) news...

Well that's pretty darn good (possible) news indeed. Makes sense and everything :)

Any reference for a guide on how to get to where it is? so far I've only been able to find vague descriptions...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-03-2013, 02:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 625
Posted By ima747
Possible sensor or blower motor problem?

On a trip visiting the inlaws, ~1k miles each way. On our way out the ac slowed it's blowing to a trickle, air still moving, still somewhat cool, but not nearly as cold or strong as it should have...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-08-2013, 07:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,107
Posted By ima747
By angle I mean you need to crouch in front of...

By angle I mean you need to crouch in front of the car so that you're looking straight and level at the lights or you might miss the ring due to the way the light can reflect inside the housing.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-03-2013, 04:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,107
Posted By ima747
Double check your Halo Lights. Mess with the...

Double check your Halo Lights. Mess with the headlight switch in each position and check each headlight from straight ahead and level. It can be *really* hard to spot the difference until you know...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-07-2013, 01:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,107
Posted By ima747
I found it! It was hard to spot because it's...

I found it! It was hard to spot because it's subtle and I wasn't getting the angle right. cc-id 132 apparently means the bulb for the right side "angel eyes" which is, to put it explicitly, is the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-07-2013, 01:23 PM
Replies: 498
Views: 47,469
Posted By ima747
Got my 330xi a few weeks ago at this point. Could...

Got my 330xi a few weeks ago at this point. Could not be more in love. While the extra zoom in a 335 would be nice the cost and fear of turbo work (I fix as much as I can myself) just didn't line up...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-05-2013, 05:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,107
Posted By ima747
Well I figured out how to get to the bulb. You...

Well I figured out how to get to the bulb. You push the housing backwards towards the rear of the car, which compresses a spring clip on the back side, and then use a fingernail to pull the front...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-03-2013, 10:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,107
Posted By ima747
Sorry to revive a thread from the past, but I'm...

Sorry to revive a thread from the past, but I'm having this same problem. 2006 330xi, light fault warning, all lights are working fine (including fog lights and side blinkers just behind the front...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-25-2013, 05:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,142
Posted By ima747
Yea, given the cost of any option I'm planning on...

Yea, given the cost of any option I'm planning on just sticking with my simple A2DP receiver. It's super low profile so doesn't clutter things up and really the only thing I would gain and use by...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-24-2013, 02:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,142
Posted By ima747
excellent info, thanks

excellent info, thanks
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-24-2013, 09:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,081
Posted By ima747
A few caveats to my input: * 06 330xi * Its...

A few caveats to my input:
* 06 330xi
* Its only been down to 8 deg here so not as cold
* I've only had my car for a week so still getting to know it
* I have however had a car parked in the same...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-24-2013, 08:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,142
Posted By ima747
Retrofit A2DP iPod/iPhone control to 2006 330

I'm curious what it would take to get fully integrated A2DP (meaning the buttons on the wheel can be used to change tracks, and it knows to pause music when interrupting for phone calls, voice...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-22-2013, 06:10 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,332
Posted By ima747
Congrats! just took the plunge myself last week...

Congrats! just took the plunge myself last week and am totally in love... get ready to get paranoid about speeding tickets, it wants to drive 20-30mph over the limit ALL the time and it's hard to say...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-22-2013, 06:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 662
Posted By ima747
Excellent, thanks.

Excellent, thanks.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-21-2013, 03:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 662
Posted By ima747
Trustworthy OEM parts suppliers

I'm looking for a few bits and bobs (windshield wiper covers #61617138990, Auto shift knob, etc.) that could use replacement if I can get a decent price, but aren't worth really worrying about. Any...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-21-2013, 03:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 981
Posted By ima747
Dog configuration is the same in my case. My dad...

Dog configuration is the same in my case. My dad did similar in his truck actually, but took advantage of the contours of his center console to mount the footing firmly and used some material that's...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-21-2013, 10:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 981
Posted By ima747
How does he keep the carpet side from sliding...

How does he keep the carpet side from sliding around? That's the rub with my more minimal designs :dunno:
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