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Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-12-2009, 11:17 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 345
Posted By 330iGuy07
are monthly leasing details available here?

Since the various metrics that affect a lease price change monthly, is there a source here that keeps those updated online for us since some dealers are not always forthcoming when you start asking...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-16-2009, 10:55 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,380
Posted By 330iGuy07
So it appears that I can replace my ZHP rims for...

So it appears that I can replace my ZHP rims for $700 all in.

Yet, 4 new tires will run me about $800, depending on actual tire (I live in the NE so I prefer the Yoko Advan S.4 UHP All Season).
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-15-2009, 09:46 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,067
Posted By 330iGuy07
Love my Akebono ceramic pads + Zimmerman rotors. ...

Love my Akebono ceramic pads + Zimmerman rotors. No dust. Good bite. Did I mention no dust?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-08-2009, 09:46 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,750
Posted By 330iGuy07
I replaced the OEMs with Akebonos just a few...

I replaced the OEMs with Akebonos just a few weeks ago. I didn't find a big difference in the feel of the braking, but maybe that's because my old pads were down to the minimums?

I absolutely...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-07-2009, 02:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,212
Posted By 330iGuy07
Yes, I followed that exact DIY. But as I don't...

Yes, I followed that exact DIY. But as I don't have an M3, there is just one hex bolt holding my OEM rotor on and it's 6mm instead of the specified 5mm in that post.

My replacement rotors are...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-07-2009, 02:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,212
Posted By 330iGuy07
Wow! 2 responses in 2 minutes after posting. ...

Wow! 2 responses in 2 minutes after posting. Thanks.

I have a plumbers torch...maybe I'll try that. What does the "PB" stand for, and what exactly is that?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-07-2009, 02:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,212
Posted By 330iGuy07
Can't get the rotor off!

For all my efforts, I cannot get the front left rotor off of the hub on my 2004 E46. I have removed the single 6mm hex bolt, as well as the caliper. I have a mallet and have given it some pretty...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-29-2009, 11:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 522
Posted By 330iGuy07
Is the XM antenna in addition to the BMW...

Is the XM antenna in addition to the BMW sharkfin? It's not necessary to be on the exterior of the car. Dealers usually put it under the rear deck lid.

Is the XM receiver tied to your radio head...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-27-2009, 06:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,127
Posted By 330iGuy07
Nobody's mentioned a tripod, which would really...

Nobody's mentioned a tripod, which would really help. Or, something to place your camera on while you take the pic in timer mode so you can have your hands off when the actual pic is taken.

You...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-27-2009, 05:58 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,011
Posted By 330iGuy07
You must have missed my sentence: The road was...

You must have missed my sentence:
The road was pretty open and no other traffic

And, how does a stock Mini S compete with a 330i ZHP?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-27-2009, 03:52 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,011
Posted By 330iGuy07
I can't believe a Mini Cooper thought he could beat me!?

I was driving on a pretty open 4 lane highway, in the right lane minding my own business when a Mini comes right up on my a$$. I'm thinking what the $#)(*$? He then moves over to the left and stays...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-27-2009, 03:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 739
Posted By 330iGuy07
Rotor wear question.

On my 2004 ZHP the stamp on my front rotors says Min TH 23.4mm. That's about .92". So, as mine are at about that minimum (measured with ruler and micrometer), I ordered replacement Zimmerman's. ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-07-2009, 02:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,633
Posted By 330iGuy07
I just replaced pads on my rear wheels (2004...

I just replaced pads on my rear wheels (2004 330i). I went from the stock to Akebono ceramics. I measured my rear disc with a micrometer and found them at .813". The stamp on the disc is 20.1mm,...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-23-2009, 12:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,081
Posted By 330iGuy07
I ordered Akebono Ceramic pads for my 330 from...

I ordered Akebono Ceramic pads for my 330 from oembimmerparts. I like their flat rate shipping. I did not order rotors, as on inspection, my discs have about 1/8" or slightly more thickness. From...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-13-2008, 12:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 460
Posted By 330iGuy07
do i need a new pad sensor with ceramics?

I was looking replacing my OEM pads with Akebono Ceramics and the note on the product page (on tirerack.com) said they are designed to use the existing brake pad sensor. Has anyone found this to be...
Forum: BMW News Articles and Announcements 07-22-2008, 11:26 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 18,398
Posted By 330iGuy07
I've hated the taillights of the new 3 series...

I've hated the taillights of the new 3 series sedans since they were introduced in this generation a few years ago. The coupe taillights, especially on an M3, are far better and should have been...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-10-2008, 04:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,723
Posted By 330iGuy07
But correct me if I'm wrong...I'm the 2nd owner...

But correct me if I'm wrong...I'm the 2nd owner of my 04 330i. My ONLY BMW option is the extended maintenance, which does not cover really anything but regular interval inspections and...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-29-2008, 07:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,723
Posted By 330iGuy07
My E46 is coming up on 4 years and only 38K miles...

My E46 is coming up on 4 years and only 38K miles in November and I've started thinking about extended warranty options. From Twinkidneygrill, I see I can get the maintenance extended for $1345 that...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-03-2008, 03:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,332
Posted By 330iGuy07
Oh that is sooooo painful to even look at. ...

Oh that is sooooo painful to even look at. Especially as a ZHP owner myself.

A word about BMW Roadside Assistance - I had a good experience with them on a dead battery. Turns out they sub out...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-25-2008, 08:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,166
Posted By 330iGuy07
I think the sharkfin is exclusively for assist. ...

I think the sharkfin is exclusively for assist. I have an 04 330i with the nav and no assist and I have no shark fin. My nav antenna is under the rear deck.
Forum: European Delivery 03-10-2008, 07:35 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,911
Posted By 330iGuy07
So does BA, UA and LH. Bumping this to see what...

So does BA, UA and LH. Bumping this to see what the OP ended up doing. Curious minds want to know.....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-08-2008, 06:52 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 12,458
Posted By 330iGuy07
Related question - what are the icons on my...

Related question -
what are the icons on my screen that look are small grey circles with a dot in the middle (kind of like bullseye marks)? They aren't any relevant points of interest based on...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-06-2008, 03:39 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 12,458
Posted By 330iGuy07
I loaded 29.1 and there were no problems. There...

I loaded 29.1 and there were no problems. There must be antialiasing or some kind of graphics smoothing going on now because the map(s) just look better.

I don't, however, see the birds eye...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-06-2008, 03:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 476
Posted By 330iGuy07
Do you have any family or friends that help out...

Do you have any family or friends that help out and take it in for you? When you put it in storage, did you do anything to the engine to prepare it? Engines love to run to stay healthy, so if you...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-23-2008, 08:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 597
Posted By 330iGuy07
Bumping. No suggestions? Anyone have any...

Bumping. No suggestions? Anyone have any experience with this EBay dealer? He has exactly what I'm looking for, but it's not clear (no pun intended) if bulbs are included. Would my existing bulbs...
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