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  1. General E46 Forum
    Heys guys, I bought this car 3 months ago and just got done rebuilding the top end on my 2005 325i. I got a new battery and went to go fire it up, crossed the polarities. They were swapped for about 15 seconds until it clicked that I might have had them around the wrong way. Very scared to think...
  2. General E46 Forum
    Hi, I'm repairing my 2002 convertible 330CI after my son ran over a parking bumper and took out the right side (passenger side) fog lamp, inner fender and air duct. I cannot figure out what one wire is that has had its connector chopped off; probably during the accident. I was putting in new fog...
  3. General E46 Forum
    Hello. I recently had to remove the whole intake manifold including the wire harness (octopus) in order to replace the gas lines. While putting everything back in I realised I can't find the socket for a connector. It has blue/red red/white wires coming out of it and is situated near the oil...
  4. General E46 Forum
    2004 330xi, started fine, drove to grocery store parked, came back out to go home - all the dash lights come on, no starter though. :cry: Key fob battery. We've found out doesn't need to be in the fob at all for the key to work. It's as if there is a small bar magnet in the fob that just needs...
  5. Mobile Electronics Forum
    Easiest way to hardwire my radar? I have the direct wire for my 9500ix but when I removed the sunroof panel cover, I noticed the universal garage door opener connector was cut off by the last owner of the car. I still wired it to the green wire with blue stripe hoping it still had 12v of power...
  6. Lighting Forum
    I recently bought a used M3 hard top and installed it on my 2002 330 ci convertible. I bought a new bracket/wire kit from the dealer and installed it. Looks like it can only go on one way, but seems I made some error. ( I was told the only difference between the M3 and the 330 was the color...
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