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  1. E90, E91, E92 & E93 - General Forum
    Hi everyone, I have an '06 325i and a few weeks ago my radio/changer/bluetooth started having some issues. First, when I tried to switch from radio to CD changer, the radio just died. Shut down the car and used it 2 days later, problem disappeared. Then, about a week later, I tried to use my...
  2. General E46 Forum
    Hi, I have a 2004 330i ZHP manual transmission. About 4-5 months ago, just after taking my car to the dealer for an oil change, my parking brake started acting up: about 1 in every 4 times I tried to put it on when parking, the little button you depress would stay in and when you pulled up...
  3. DIY: Do It Yourself
    Problem locating my PDC wiring. :confused: Bought my BMW and was not happy to find the parking distance sensors didn't work. After following the wiring from PDSs I found the PDC was missing. I picked one up online and can now not locate the wiring from the dash, I thought it would come over...
  4. General E46 Forum
    Okay, might sound a little stupid, but I thought that every e46 that comes with the Sport Package, has parking sensors? I recently have been searching around, wondering why mine didn't work, and then wondered if I even have them? I know for a fact I have the Sport Package because I can engage...
  5. General E46 Forum
    Hey guys, I'm living on campus this year and don't have a wealth of money to keep my car running. Insurance is a joke ($300 a month), and I won't get much use of it until April. I'm planning on taking my baby home and parking it their until April. I've heard that leaving your car for an...
  6. General E46 Forum
    All, I have a question about adjusting the parking brake. While taking my car to get an alignment, my mechanic noticed that my parking brake was partially engaged. It appears there was rust which caused the brake to not disengage. The mechanic adjusted the brake set point so that it is not...
  7. DIY: Do It Yourself
    Hi guys I changed my rear parking brake shoes yesterday. I used a guide over on E46zone but also took a load of pics myself so thought I'd share it with you. http://www.e46zone.com/forum/index.php?showtopic=24088 There are some other useful links around the internet but some are mainly...
  8. E46 Convertible
    Hello All, unfortunately I am having to park my 05 bmw vert outside. I live in Michigan so the car will experience all 4 seasons. I was wondering what some good preventive ideas were to protect the car while its outside. Also, what is the best 4 season cover I can buy for it. Thanks so much
  9. Lighting Forum
    Well its been quite sometime since I've posted on here, been busy with work and what not. Anyways so I had a little free time today so I began building another set of my custom LED turn signals. I have seen LED parking/turn signal lamps, but I never really cared for the design of them. Below is...
  10. Lighting Forum
    Im interested in connecting my Orion V2's to be controlled by the parking light switch, but not have the parking lights come on with them. Can anyone tell me how to wire this or refer me to a DIY that shows how. I have a 1999 328i BTW
  11. General E46 Forum
    Hi everyone, Unfortunately my 2001 coupe's PDC sensors are playying up. Before someome shouts SEARCH! I've done quite a conclucive search and can't find what I'm after. When i put the car into reverse i get the solid 5 second beep which seems to be a standard indication that one of the sensors...
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