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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-06-2010, 02:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 768
Posted By SteveThePirate
Amen to that. :thumbup:

Amen to that. :thumbup:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-05-2010, 07:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 768
Posted By SteveThePirate
Thanks for all the nice comments. I do plan...

Thanks for all the nice comments.

I do plan on staying in the BMW family. I don't know what the future holds for me. I do know one thing though and that is you guys are frigg'n awesome and are...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-04-2010, 06:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 768
Posted By SteveThePirate
Thanks guys.. :thumbup: Hey there BOB...

Thanks guys..

:thumbup:

Hey there BOB is that a New (to me) ZHP I see? I might have been gone too long I don't remember....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-04-2010, 06:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 768
Posted By SteveThePirate
Gone but not forgotten

Well I don't know if anyone remembers little o'l me but I come back bearing bad news.

I had to give up the 99 today. It saddens me to have to say it, but all is not lost. It went to a friend of...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-12-2010, 07:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,028
Posted By SteveThePirate
Final Update

Well it's been awhile on this one. I took it into a shop here in Portland on the 8th of Apr.

I just got the car back on the 5th of April. Some one do the math on that one.

So the poor guy at...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-11-2010, 04:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,028
Posted By SteveThePirate
Thanks, I'll try to look into this.

Thanks, I'll try to look into this.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-10-2010, 12:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,028
Posted By SteveThePirate
Update!!

So here is an update.

I did some research on BMW specific software and picked up the Bavarian Technics code and engine management software to see what I could figure out. For some reason the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-03-2010, 12:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,028
Posted By SteveThePirate
Yeah I am afraid I am going to have to take it to...

Yeah I am afraid I am going to have to take it to a shop. As far as drive-ability once I try to erase codes and it goes into limp mode, battery disconnect works to clear the limp mode but not the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-02-2010, 05:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,028
Posted By SteveThePirate
Still having engine code issues, looking for help.

I still have engine codes and I don't know where to start from here.
Back story shortened; Battery died, charged battery put battery back in - engine codes ensued. Replaced battery, engine codes...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-25-2010, 05:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 14,697
Posted By SteveThePirate
Update!!!

Hello all,
So here is an update to this particular problem. I replaced the battery with an AutoZone Duralast 49DL. Codes still remain and will not erase with my scan tool. Every time I try to reset...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-23-2009, 08:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 14,697
Posted By SteveThePirate
I will look into that. Just did the...

I will look into that.

Just did the disconnect wait 30 sec and reconnect. Codes still there.

Reconnecting the battery to the charger.

Currently at 80% battery charge and showing 12.5 V....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-23-2009, 07:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 14,697
Posted By SteveThePirate
Will do. Thanks Smolck Limp mode is being...

Will do. Thanks Smolck

Limp mode is being caused by trying to erase the codes.

Drove it for a bout an hour after limp mode disappeared. going to try and jogg it's memory now.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-23-2009, 05:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 14,697
Posted By SteveThePirate
Electrical Problems w/ Transmission limp mode?

First off long time no post :eek:.
Been living it up trying to find a job and spending time with the girlfriend.
Merry X-mas to everyone and Happy Holidays as well.

So on to the problem.
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-05-2009, 06:00 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,544
Posted By SteveThePirate
That kinda sucks man. Sorry to hear about this....

That kinda sucks man. Sorry to hear about this. Makes me worry about my car and when / if something major is going to come up now that me nor my GF have jobs right now. Good luck though.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-23-2009, 05:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 642
Posted By SteveThePirate
I like the narrower look. Good luck on this one....

I like the narrower look. Good luck on this one. The front looks awesome by the way, i know a little belated though.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-22-2009, 08:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 646
Posted By SteveThePirate
I didn't notice any weight difference. All the...

I didn't notice any weight difference. All the suspension Mods on my BMW went on all at the same time. ST V1 coilover suspension, Wheels, slotted brakes, and TMS Sways to be precise. So I can't...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-22-2009, 08:03 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,359
Posted By SteveThePirate
If you are referring to my CLS replica wheels;...

If you are referring to my CLS replica wheels; they are 18"x 8.5" with 225x40x18 General Exclaim UHP tires



The wheels are brand new in these pictures. I haven't really used any product on...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-22-2009, 07:51 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,359
Posted By SteveThePirate
There is definitely a difference in the feel of...

There is definitely a difference in the feel of my car from what it was with the stock suspension and the wheels. However I couldn't break it down on what the CSLs vs. the #45s because I did all the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-12-2009, 01:31 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,359
Posted By SteveThePirate
:thumbup: Thanks you the replies. I'm...

:thumbup: Thanks you the replies.

I'm thinking about going with the body colored front grill. :dunno:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-08-2009, 08:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 646
Posted By SteveThePirate
PM sent my good man. :thumbup:

PM sent my good man. :thumbup:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-08-2009, 08:34 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,359
Posted By SteveThePirate
Actually the car was purchased in Washington...

Actually the car was purchased in Washington State then traveled to California for 18 months where these pics were taken. Now it resides in Portland Or.

As for Paint chips, there are plenty on her...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-08-2009, 03:25 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,359
Posted By SteveThePirate
Answered in your thread.

Answered in your thread.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-08-2009, 03:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 646
Posted By SteveThePirate
Sorry so late on the reply I've been moving and...

Sorry so late on the reply I've been moving and job hunting.

I like the look of an 18" wheel better that anything larger. I didn't have to do any body mods for them to fit however, because of my...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-26-2009, 11:23 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,376
Posted By SteveThePirate
:thumbup: Nice

:thumbup:

Nice
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-25-2009, 10:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 624
Posted By SteveThePirate
I can't wait to get outta here. I can't have...

I can't wait to get outta here. I can't have anything shipped here because it's considered a PO BOX and a lot of places don't ship here. Pretty soon I'll be in my own place and I'll be able to get...
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