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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 09:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 427
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Unless you plan on cleaning and detailing car,...

Unless you plan on cleaning and detailing car, spraying couple coats of black dip (as a primer), and then spraying the color, do not spend your time and money. I have seen blue audi and red infinity....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-16-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,883
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Got mine today, Oregon. Had anyone called BMW to...

Got mine today, Oregon. Had anyone called BMW to see if replacement can be installed by third party?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-13-2014, 10:47 AM
Replies: 5,963
Views: 967,460
Posted By PancakeBimmer
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?at...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=464244&stc=1&d=1410630421

I have a feeling that I might get it this time for not have bmw roundel :rofl:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-08-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 509
Posted By PancakeBimmer
@bluebee: DO you happen to have a link to a...

@bluebee: DO you happen to have a link to a thread about re-writing cluster for revised temperatures? I remember there was one on E46 (I think), but can't seem to get right search query to find it.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-06-2014, 09:59 PM
Replies: 985
Views: 69,247
Posted By PancakeBimmer
I think I will be installing rear-view camera...

I think I will be installing rear-view camera :rofl: :thumbup: :bigpimp:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-30-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 427
Posted By PancakeBimmer
http://i112.photobucket.com/albums/n198/Armineus/D...

http://i112.photobucket.com/albums/n198/Armineus/DSC00621.jpg

I can see why it would do that. :eeps:

P.S. If I was 17 then maybe it would be awesome, but now, no! Just no, it looks stupid....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-30-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 427
Posted By PancakeBimmer
How to buy wheels that will fit your car. ...

How to buy wheels that will fit your car.

Step 1: Find out what wheels and tires you have on a car. Wheel width, diameter, offset, bore (72.6mm), and tire width&profile.
Step 2: Make a note of...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-30-2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 427
Posted By PancakeBimmer
http://awesomegifs.com/wp-content/uploads/dead-hor...

http://awesomegifs.com/wp-content/uploads/dead-horse.gif

Buy wrong wheels, fail to fit them on a car, and then you will know what fit and what doesn't.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-29-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 606
Posted By PancakeBimmer
I had muffler chopped off as well, which wasn't...

I had muffler chopped off as well, which wasn't even the original that comes from factory. Just said "Performance" on it. It was quiet on the outside, but inside was humming badly. Really annoying...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-25-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 5,963
Views: 967,460
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Thank, I was going to put it on, but misplaced a...

Thank, I was going to put it on, but misplaced a new emblem somewhere. Found it couple weeks later but then this happened...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-23-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 5,963
Views: 967,460
Posted By PancakeBimmer
I like it dirty... Errr, I meant the car. ...

I like it dirty... Errr, I meant the car.
https://i.imgur.com/LXvWNRZ.jpg
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-23-2014, 09:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 419
Posted By PancakeBimmer
If original part was already shot dead causing...

If original part was already shot dead causing issues, then I imagine new original or poly replacement will only improve things. FCABs on my car were stupidly bad and were replaced with poly...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-22-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 161
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Where is this oil coming from?

About a year ago, I was cleaning the trunk and found some nasty oily dirt. Spent half a day cleaning it out, then scuffed, primed, and painted spare wheel area. Well, here we are today, and this oily...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-22-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 419
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Heard similar story from a friend that drifts and...

Heard similar story from a friend that drifts and DD his nissan. I wonder how OEM vs poly vs worn-out guibos would stack-up against each other. If anyone has a machine that can test and provide some...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-22-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 419
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Just placed an order for this:...

Just placed an order for this: http://www.akgmotorsport.com/catalog/catalog.php?category=e46%20Steering
If dirtybrd's information is correct then I am pretty sure that steering guibo on my car is...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-15-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 5,963
Views: 967,460
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Look good. Tire and wheel specs?

Look good. Tire and wheel specs?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-13-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 113
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Question IS your FSR out? Could you test something?

FSR on my car has failed, with fan either not blowing at all, working occasionally, and being stuck. I should have replaced it when I had the dash out... Anyhow, I decided to test it with...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-13-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 325
Posted By PancakeBimmer
smg?

smg?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-12-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 298
Posted By PancakeBimmer
How come no one ever mentions workshop manual...

How come no one ever mentions workshop manual available at http://workshop-manuals.com/bmw/ ?
Sure, it is a bit weird to navigate, but that is until you get used to it. It is also free.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-10-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 985
Views: 69,247
Posted By PancakeBimmer
No words ...

No words
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L_0Hfz9gDdE
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-09-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 985
Views: 69,247
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Any electricians out there? I am pretty sick of...

Any electricians out there? I am pretty sick of the dummy 30W soldering iron that I have, so I have been looking to replace it with with either digital soldering station or soldering iron with...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-07-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 313
Posted By PancakeBimmer
What is your experience driving "sportier" ride on public roads?

Pretty much what the title says. By "sportier" I mean stiffer springs, lower tire profile, solid rubber or poly bushings, and so on. I love the ride, but sometimes when driving on rough roads I feel...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-07-2014, 05:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,081
Posted By PancakeBimmer
I would love to get older honda and restore it...

I would love to get older honda and restore it completely using oem parts. I think it would look nice event though it would still e a honda.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-07-2014, 12:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 251
Posted By PancakeBimmer
That is pretty darn good list. Great job.

That is pretty darn good list. Great job.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-06-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 168
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Sorry for semi-hijacking the thread, but wouldn't...

Sorry for semi-hijacking the thread, but wouldn't it also be acceptable to just pull the airbag fuse out? Genuine curiosity :dunno: It became annoying for me to disconnect battery every time the work...
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