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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 10:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 274
Posted By jjp735i
Welcome to the V8 club. They are very addicting. ...

Welcome to the V8 club. They are very addicting. Post pics.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-23-2015, 03:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 410
Posted By jjp735i
I just had installed 4 conti's pure contact and I...

I just had installed 4 conti's pure contact and I love them. Very smooth and quiet ride. Handling seems to be the same. I think the side wall is a bit harder then the Extreme DWS.

jjp
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-06-2015, 06:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 154
Posted By jjp735i
XI control arms

I'm looking on getting this refresh kit, but was wondering if anyone knows of someplace else to get it cheaper.

Thanks, jjp

https://www.fcpeuro.com/products/bmw-control-arm-kit-e46-e46cakitxi
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-03-2015, 02:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 640
Posted By jjp735i
When I did my ICV, I first cleaned it and could...

When I did my ICV, I first cleaned it and could hear it click back and forth. Put it back on and still had a bouncy idle. Bought a used one off ebay, replaced and all is fine. Runs smooth when cold...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-18-2015, 03:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 651
Posted By jjp735i
i thought my 545i would be **** in snow, but it's...

i thought my 545i would be **** in snow, but it's almost as good as my 325xi. I've had no problems getting though the PA snow this year. It does wiggle a bit starting out, but has never failed to...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-15-2015, 03:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 353
Posted By jjp735i
Same here, you also should have a equalizer.

Same here, you also should have a equalizer.
Forum: X4 F26 (On Sale 2014) 02-13-2015, 04:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,416
Posted By jjp735i
Since seeing the X4 I'm saving to own a Deep Blue...

Since seeing the X4 I'm saving to own a Deep Blue sea one, with oyster nevada leather. Probably be some time before I own one, but hey you got have goals right.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-13-2015, 03:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 150
Posted By jjp735i
Thanks for the help, sucks that only comes as...

Thanks for the help, sucks that only comes as complete unit. All my switches work fine.

jjp
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-12-2015, 08:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 150
Posted By jjp735i
Part number Help

For the life of me I can't seem to find the correct part for my 05 545i on realoem.com

I'm looking for just the plastic piece that surrounds the window switches on the drivers door. The finish on...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-12-2015, 02:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 309
Posted By jjp735i
I had a aux installed on my 05 545i and it sounds...

I had a aux installed on my 05 545i and it sounds great, tons of bass. Also have the logic 7 system. Sounds just as good as cd if not better. Using Moto x.

I have to agree with others, have you...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-04-2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 376
Posted By jjp735i
I think it all depends on what you want. I am...

I think it all depends on what you want. I am different then most people. i would get the newest model I could afford. I like having updated look. I also think the e46 is starting to look dated. That...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-02-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 169
Posted By jjp735i
Thanks, it will wait until spring.

Thanks, it will wait until spring.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-02-2015, 08:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 169
Posted By jjp735i
Oil level sensor

Looks like my sensor is going bad. Have the normal yellow oil like come on for 15 second after start up then go out. Oil level is fine, I check it weekly via dip stick. Is it ok to leave it until...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 01-29-2015, 08:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 552
Posted By jjp735i
It may not be the hot hatch I've been hoping for,...

It may not be the hot hatch I've been hoping for, but since BMW refuses to bring the 1 series 4 door hatch to USA, I might have to look into one of these.

I like it. But I'm a huge fan of hatch...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-26-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 829
Posted By jjp735i
No matter how many times I tried the fix for...

No matter how many times I tried the fix for this, my active steering fault would not go away. Took to dealer, 58 bucks later and it's never come back and that was well over a year. From what I...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-20-2014, 02:47 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 958
Posted By jjp735i
I looked up my ebay history and I stand...

I looked up my ebay history and I stand corrected. Must of been thinking of another tool. I paid 32 bucks for mine from this buy.
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-19-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 958
Posted By jjp735i
I bought my fan wrench and holder of ebay for...

I bought my fan wrench and holder of ebay for like 8 bucks and it works perfect and is very heavy.

I just searched BMW fan clutch wrench. From reading these boards, most fans come off real easy...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-16-2014, 11:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 315
Posted By jjp735i
Thanks for the replies. Yes for my 325xi which...

Thanks for the replies. Yes for my 325xi which are the same. The wheels are beat and have a lot of curb rash, Offered him 200, no big deal if he turns it down.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-15-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 315
Posted By jjp735i
Sorry, the website posted the link, not me. Here....

Sorry, the website posted the link, not me. Here. Didn't think they would be worth that much.

jjp

http://pittsburgh.craigslist.org/pts/4805527955.html
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-15-2014, 04:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 315
Posted By jjp735i
wheels and snow tires on craigslist

saw set of 4 basic bmw wheels with snow tires on craigslist. make offer. How much do you think there work, lots of curb rash, but snow tires look good. Can see geting at least 2 winters out of them....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-30-2014, 03:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 230
Posted By jjp735i
I decided to change the oil out. Was in the 40's...

I decided to change the oil out. Was in the 40's and a bit chilly, but climbed under and got the filter changed too.

Cost me 70.00 bucks vs dealer at 144.00.

Thanks, jjp
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-28-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 230
Posted By jjp735i
545i oil filer

I've always done my own oil changes and the 545i is at the 7500 mark were I always change it. I changed the filter last time, but it's so darn cold and wet I wondered if I could get away with my...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-12-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 372
Posted By jjp735i
+1 on this. But being a kid again in a 545i is...

+1 on this. But being a kid again in a 545i is sooooo much fun. :rofl:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-12-2014, 05:42 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 139
Posted By jjp735i
Airbag Module

Ok, I'll start from the beginning. I've always had a airbag light since I got the car. It was a stage 1 passenger fault/ front airbag.

Decided to get PA Soft 1.4 to try and find out why my...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-04-2014, 02:01 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 937
Posted By jjp735i
I can only give my opinion, but they are 2...

I can only give my opinion, but they are 2 different cars totally. I have a 03 325xi and 05 545i and all I can say is the 5 series is way nicer in every way. Handles better, drives smoother, of...
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