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  1. In Search Of BMW Brake Kits for Saturday in Los Angeles, CA

    DIY: Do It Yourself
    Hi everyone. I am changing the front/rear bake pads, rotors, wear sensors on my daughter's car this Saturday. It's a birth day gift. I am late to order and usual places I order from (bavauto, oembimmer) can't deliver by Saturday. Anyone know of good part store in Southern California. Orange...
  2. Good shops in La Puente, CA

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  3. E46 330 2002 Bmw 330ci (NorCal)

    Complete Cars - Private
    Up for sale is a beautiful Orient Blue 2002 e46 BMW 330ci. This is a brilliant car that drives and shifts very smooth. I'm looking to sell only because I am moving and will no longer have a need/time for this car. The car runs perfectly and has been well maintained all its life. The car comes...
  4. Turbo loophole California?

    General E46 Forum
    I've been thinking about ways to legally turbo my 330ci and pass visual in California. What if I take a turbo out of a junk car that comes with it stock and just buy a CARB certified turbo manifold and such. Would it make it legal but affordable?
  5. WTB E46 330, Southern California.

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    Hello everyone, Moving back to CA and I am looking to buy another E46. I am looking for a clean 330 in Southern California, preferably between Riverside and San Diego. I will be available at the end of April. Cash on hand. Send me your offers. -->Requirements: -Maintenance records -Clean...
  6. Legalities Behind A Warranty?!? Help...Anyone??

    General E46 Forum
    Ok so Im new to the forum so if this topic has already been discussed I havent found it yet. I apologies for my lack of forum manners. But Im in a bit of a bind and can use some advice. So I have a 2000 323ci that I had bought two years ago that had a 2nd gear slip issue. Took it to a local...
  7. WTB 330 ZHP(MT Only - CA)

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    Hey guys, In need of a new car and looking in particular for a BMW ZHP 330i Needs to have a Manual Transmission and hold a clean title Rather have something with low mileage and be in fair to good condition No year or color preference My budget is around 10-11k and I live in North...
  8. Road Rage Hit & Run Accident On PCH Involving BMW. Information WANTED.

    UPDATED PICTURE!! Hey all, thank you SOOOOOOOOOO much for all your information so far. You can't imagine how appreciative I am. So I had a friend run that blurry picture of the car that got away I had through Photoshop CC's new blur reduction feature and, while it's not perfect, it does seem...
  9. Any BMW FS: 19" Nitto's Invo and 20" Continental Tires

    Wheels and Tires
    I have two sets of tires for sale. Pick-up is in Rancho Dominguez, CA 90221. I am also willing to ship! 1) Nitto Invo - Sold! 2) Continental Extreme Contact DW - SOLD! Thanks!
  10. Looking to get my M3 Front painted. Whats a good paint/auto shop in the Bay Area?

    So I've been working on my 2001 325i E46 Sedan. Metallic Black all the way :). I'm trying to finish my car before I leave to basic training in the military! Any good recommendations where I can get a great paint job done for the bumper and what would you estimate the cost? Still new to some...
  11. Any Coding in Cen Cal (SLO/Monterey County)?

    Looking for someone who can do simple coding. Specifically as of right now, one who can program the car to flash lights when locking. Willing to pay, just not the stealership price... Or if you just want to help me out?! :thumbsup: Only one Indy besides the stealership who say they can do it...
  12. WTB WTB E46 Manual for around 10k in CA

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    Hi there- I'm in the market for an E46 manual for sale in California. I moved back to the SF Bay Area after living abroad for a few years and I need a car for my new job. It must be a manual and it must have been well-taken care of with preventative maintenance, regardless of mileage (before...
  13. E46 325 FS: 2002 325i $8250 OBO

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    Born in 2002 amidst the rolling hills of Southern Germany, I had this blue 325i sedan custom-built. I have been its sole owner for its entire life (no children, non-smoker). A solid, safe and powerful vehicle, the car lived next to a castle in Heidelberg, Germany, for 10 years before boarding a...
  14. Pic Request for 330ci Steel Gray with 35% Tint or lighter

    General E46 Forum
    The title says it all. I want to see some pics of 330ci Steel Gray/Grey with 35% tint or lighter. I've seen a lot of threads about tints and which percent to get. I've decided to not get anything darker than 35% due to CA law. I would love to see how dark 35% is on a steel gray with black...
  15. Bay Area~ Amateur Detailing!

    Hey guys, I started out detailing just my own cars and now I have all these supplies sitting around.. I am willing to detail cars for a nice affordable price! I, only use quality products like the Porter Cable 7424XP, Lake Country Pads, XMT, Meguiars, Mothers, 3M, Menzerna, Pinnacle, Chemical...
  16. My [unofficial] Wekfest IV recap. Lots of pictures!

    The Showroom
    *Directly copy & pasted from my wordpress blog. ---------- Sunday, February 19, 2012 @ Fort Mason Festival and Herbst Pavilions in Downtown San Francisco. As previously mentioned in my 50.366 post, my cousin & I arrived at the Fort Mason Festival and Herbst Pavilions at around 10 AM, and got...
  17. E46 M3 2003 Convertible SMG(SoCal)

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    Titanium Silver E46 M3 2003 Convertible SMG Transmission, Sports Package, Cold Weather Package, 6k fogs, xenon headlights, KW v2 coilovers, Carbon Fiber Emblems, Carbon Fiber Interior trim. 19 in OEM m3 Rims, M3 floormats. OEM LED Tailights (Kepping Carbon Fiber Splitters in pic),Leather seats...
  18. FS: 2005 330i ZHP 4 Door 6spd Blk with Black leather. So Cal, 2 Owner. PHOTOS ADDED!

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    Hey Folks.. Sadly selling my 2005 330i zhp. Nothing is wrong with it, just need a 4x4 for the snow trips I will be taking this winter, and need the room for boards and gear, etc. Also playing in a band.. and there is no way I can fit my new bass rig in there. I picked this up from the...
  19. **Subframe Fix, Dealer Thread**

    Hey guys i'm scared my subframe is gone *looks at sig* I thought it'd be useful to post up what dealers you've used to check your subframe & what mods you had on (if any) so people can figure out what dealers are more mod 'friendly' and what aren't. Car: Dealer: Mods: (if any) Comments: I...
  20. Alignment in Sactown

    General E46 Forum
    So it's hard to find a place to do alignments out here but, i have narrowed it down to two shops in the area. Chase Tire and Brake and Valley Motorwerks in Rancho Cordova. Chase quoted me 69.95 which is the least so far but, Valley Motorwerks also threw in the "have a full tank and we put...