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Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Dec-03-2018, 10:35:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 229
Posted By I M Legend
Re: BBS wheel bolts - silver

PM if interested
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Oct-15-2018, 05:10:50 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,449
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Learned something new (to me) about our subframes

Is there a good removable rear strut bar that could solve this issue "cheaply"? If it could be removed easily when you needed to fold down the rear seats, that would be convenient. Also, it would...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Oct-10-2018, 06:57:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 430
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Parking lot dents

Get another PDR guy to take a look. I've had a dent removed from my front fender lip.
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Wed, Oct-10-2018, 02:13:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 229
Posted By I M Legend
BBS wheel bolts - silver

Dinan / BBS 20 piece wheel bolts. Standard BMW fitment. New, never used. Stamped BBS. Rare. $80 shipped.

PM if interested
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Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sat, Sep-29-2018, 04:18:23 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,566
Posted By I M Legend
Re: E36 M3 4-Door: Contracheatcode Build Journal

My bad, my car is a 95 and it only comes with one.

https://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showparts?id=BF93-USA-05-1995-E36-BMW-M3&diagId=11_6149

Bray is correct. For your 97, you should have two. ...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sat, Sep-29-2018, 01:10:30 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,566
Posted By I M Legend
Re: E36 M3 4-Door: Contracheatcode Build Journal

There is only one wire in the back. Your set up looks good.

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Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Sep-26-2018, 10:57:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,163
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Making the cup holder large enough for modern phones

Could you provide more details to the Euro storage tray for the E36? Pics?
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Tue, Sep-25-2018, 06:55:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,816
Posted By I M Legend
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Sep-25-2018, 03:41:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,528
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Super light weight cabin filter housing! Group buy ending.

Curious, how have these been standing up to engine heat over time.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Sep-21-2018, 10:21:23 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 6,624
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Interest in a fully integrated A2DP Bluetooth solution?

if possible please include the ability to play media from usb and/or micro sd memory cards.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Sep-12-2018, 11:34:53 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,256
Posted By I M Legend
Re: About to purchase e36 M3

With such a low start up cost you can put money saved on mods / maintenance that you would likely do anyways even if you bought a lower mileage one. 200k + miles doesn't mean much if you're...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Sat, Sep-01-2018, 12:09:28 AM
Replies: 292
Views: 14,295
Posted By I M Legend
Re: BMW E46 Morimoto XB LED Fog Lights!

still need pics of how it looks installed on the car when off
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Wed, Aug-22-2018, 03:54:03 AM
Replies: 292
Views: 14,295
Posted By I M Legend
Re: BMW E46 Morimoto XB LED Fog Lights!

any front view pics of these lights installed on the M3 but not turned on?
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Aug-08-2018, 05:16:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,836
Posted By I M Legend
Re: LED Turn Signals and Tail lights

Yeah, for the E46 you can just code out the error. I was looking for a solution for the E36. The relay mod is probably the route I'll take. Thanks!
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Aug-08-2018, 04:08:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,836
Posted By I M Legend
Re: LED Turn Signals and Tail lights

Ok thanks. Yeah, not the solution I was looking for.

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Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Aug-08-2018, 04:39:51 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,836
Posted By I M Legend
Re: LED Turn Signals and Tail lights

Curious, what would happen if you just cut the metal shunt and didn't replace it with anything?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-07-2018, 08:53:49 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,892
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Cant pass smog test need help

Glad you were able to get it resolved!
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Aug-07-2018, 08:52:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,836
Posted By I M Legend
Re: LED Turn Signals and Tail lights

Once this mod is done, would you be able to go back to standard bulbs if you decide to? Would it be an issue?
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Aug-07-2018, 03:33:06 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,836
Posted By I M Legend
Re: LED Turn Signals and Tail lights

What part# did you replace the shunt with?
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Aug-07-2018, 03:52:56 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,836
Posted By I M Legend
Re: LED Turn Signals and Tail lights

ok, I must be missing something. what is the appropriate sense resistor? could you provide the part info? thanks!
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Mon, Aug-06-2018, 10:38:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,836
Posted By I M Legend
Re: LED Turn Signals and Tail lights

Great, thanks!




I don't think it's that necessary to have the bulb out warning especially since LEDs last so long. Besides, many cars don't even have a bulb out warning feature.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Mon, Aug-06-2018, 03:53:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,836
Posted By I M Legend
Re: LED Turn Signals and Tail lights

Is there a DIY of this somewhere? This seems to be exactly what I'm looking to do.
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Aug-06-2018, 03:25:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,816
Posted By I M Legend
Re: CSL Manual Climate Control Unit E46

I believe you are correct, thanks for pointing that out! I just assumed it was one in the same.
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Aug-06-2018, 05:08:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,816
Posted By I M Legend
Re: CSL Manual Climate Control Unit E46

See post #71

https://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=390460

sounds like it's much easier to go from Auto to Manual as opposed to Manual to Auto
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Aug-06-2018, 04:46:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,816
Posted By I M Legend
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Aug-06-2018, 04:38:22 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,694
Posted By I M Legend
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Aug-03-2018, 03:58:03 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 5,962
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Brake upgrade options

You can always just get the fronts upgraded and if you feel like something's off you can do the rears at a later date.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Aug-02-2018, 06:21:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,187
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Outer Ring On Led Tails

Ok so I have the same set up as you. I don't recall exactly what it entails but when I get a chance I'll try to snap a pic for you if no one else can provide better details or a working link.

I...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Aug-02-2018, 06:04:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,187
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Outer Ring On Led Tails

Could you provide some info on your set up? Do you have 2003.5 with stock LED tails or retrofitted stock LED tails in your pre 2003.5?
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, Aug-01-2018, 05:14:14 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,836
Posted By I M Legend
LED Turn Signals and Tail lights

Has anyone successfully installed LED turn signals and tail light bulbs without the use of resistors and was able to eliminate the bulb out warning and hyper flash?

For Honda/Acura folks, they...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jul-16-2018, 03:42:09 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,423
Posted By I M Legend
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Jul-07-2018, 04:51:08 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,695
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Anyone here have installed reverse rear camera on the M3??

I believe most reverse cameras don't have "Night Vision", meaning if it was pitch black, the camera will see pitch black. However, night time visibility is fine with the reverse lights on. I have...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jul-06-2018, 10:06:42 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,695
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Anyone here have installed reverse rear camera on the M3??

Not really. Install is pretty much the same as yours except for a single hole I had to drill. No need for silicon, it's a tight seal, and the license plate lights match perfectly because I didn't...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jul-06-2018, 06:46:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,695
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Anyone here have installed reverse rear camera on the M3??

here's a pic of how it's mounted on the handle:

http://www.m3forum.net/m3forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=210933&stc=1&d=1530899139
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jul-06-2018, 06:43:45 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 22,682
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Obioban's Avin Avant 3 thread (eventually DIY to delete all stereo modules/harnes

So what's the verdict on the AVIN 3? What are the pros / cons? What are you favorite apps?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jul-05-2018, 03:36:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,695
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Anyone here have installed reverse rear camera on the M3??

The Camera comes with basic wiring instructions. Yes, it should be compatible with your unit. It connects via standard RCA cable that you run to the front.

Installation wise it's basically...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jul-03-2018, 06:21:56 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,695
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Anyone here have installed reverse rear camera on the M3??

I'm using something similar to this:

Amazon.com: NOAUKA Waterproof IP68 Night Vision 170 Degree Car Rear view/Reversing/Reverse Camera Universal Color CMOS Imaging Chip Backup Parking HD Front...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jun-20-2018, 03:51:18 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,892
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Cant pass smog test need help

Sorry to hear that. First thing you should do now is to go online and pay for your registration. This will avoid the late fee. The DMV will say your registration is incomplete and send you a...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jun-20-2018, 12:19:31 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,892
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Cant pass smog test need help

I held steady at around 55-60 mph for about 3 minutes. Exited the freeway slowly then just got back on and went back the way I came. Remember you have to start from cold. So I woke up in the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jun-19-2018, 02:23:37 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,892
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Cant pass smog test need help

Do the 3 minute drive as stated in the original instructions. Like you I did the 15 minute drive but it didn't work.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jun-11-2018, 04:32:44 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,892
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Cant pass smog test need help

So I finally passed. I must've driven over 200 miles with no luck. Went for a couple of 15 minute drives at 55mph and still cats weren't ready. Finally realized I left the AC on. Turned it off...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jun-08-2018, 05:29:04 AM
Replies: 9,454
Views: 629,421
Posted By I M Legend
Re: What did you do to/for your ///M today?

Thanks - I'm definitely loving it!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jun-04-2018, 05:21:39 AM
Replies: 9,454
Views: 629,421
Posted By I M Legend
Re: What did you do to/for your ///M today?

Raw. The engine sounds amazing a WOT and just seems to pull forever due to the gearing. 2nd gear is very useful in this car around town. On the highway at cruising speed, it's very comfortable and...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jun-04-2018, 03:04:18 AM
Replies: 9,454
Views: 629,421
Posted By I M Legend
Re: What did you do to/for your ///M today?

Got her a friend

http://www.m3forum.net/m3forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=210465&d=1528077800
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, May-31-2018, 05:39:48 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,892
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Cant pass smog test need help

not sure really. they just told me the catalyst is not ready and that I'll need to drive around some more and come back.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, May-31-2018, 07:30:35 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,892
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Cant pass smog test need help

I'm having the same issue. Hopefully the procedure works for me was well.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-29-2018, 03:02:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 251
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Brake caliper boot, problem?

I'd recommend you buy either ATE or Genuine BMW rebuild kit. It's not something you want to do again. ATE made the brakes so it's OE and way cheaper than Genuine BMW.

Be careful when pressing...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, May-26-2018, 06:27:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 225
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Brake Fluid Spill Cleanup Suggestions

just use brake parts cleaner. it's supposed to be safe on plastics. read the label to be sure.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, May-12-2018, 06:57:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 353
Posted By I M Legend
Rear View Mirror with built in camera and screen

This looks interesting. Only thing missing is built in homelink.
...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-09-2018, 05:46:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 987
Posted By I M Legend
Head up display

anyone try something like this?
...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, May-04-2018, 04:34:21 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 18,101
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Comprehensive Avin Avant 3 Thread

For those of you with white noise, looks like you could get a refund/replacement:

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showpost.php?p=18256124&postcount=71
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Thu, May-03-2018, 06:34:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 357
Posted By I M Legend
Re: New Catalytic Converter

Hey thanks for all the responses on how to pass smog but that's not my question.

I'd like to replace my cat and would like to get someone with experience in department to chime in.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, May-02-2018, 10:44:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 357
Posted By I M Legend
Re: New Catalytic Converter

Yeah, that's what I've been doing the few times and I'm barely passing. Failed a couple times already because the they waited too long to start the test.
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Wed, May-02-2018, 05:43:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 357
Posted By I M Legend
New Catalytic Converter

I'm barely passing smog in my 95 so I'm pretty sure I'm going to need a new cat soon (227k).

Seems like DEC and Magnaflow are my only options but how difficult is the install?

Can anyone...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Apr-26-2018, 03:52:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 448
Posted By I M Legend
Re: 19in Style 67 wheel restoration?

Where are you located?

I've had good results from the location near me. Granted this was many years ago. They were able to fix a badly curbed 15" BBS rim with polished lip for ~ $125. Price...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Apr-24-2018, 05:17:09 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 10,194
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Zcp/csl wheels thread

http://www.m3forum.net/m3forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=208280&d=1517850262

http://www.m3forum.net/m3forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=208281&d=1517850262
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Thu, Apr-19-2018, 08:56:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 21,141
Posted By I M Legend
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Apr-16-2018, 03:43:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,168
Posted By I M Legend
Re: OEM Trunk and OEM Diffuser - Carbon Black

any pics of the trunk as well as minor scratches?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Apr-07-2018, 06:20:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 341
Posted By I M Legend
Re: wheel lock adapter mystery

these really look like BMW locks

https://www.ecstuning.com/b-genuine-bmw-parts/wheel-lock-set/36136776076~oeb/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMInKrg09Wo2gIVCxtpCh31lgUWEAQYASABEgLzO_D_BwE

I know the dealer...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Apr-07-2018, 06:12:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 969
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Hood emblem -- old vs new style

Do you have any close up pics to show the difference?

Could it be possible that your old emblem was actually a fake one that the previous owner had installed? There are plenty of made in china...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Apr-02-2018, 04:37:24 PM
Replies: 9,454
Views: 629,421
Posted By I M Legend
Re: What did you do to/for your ///M today?

great job! did you sand off all the old paint first?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Apr-02-2018, 04:55:35 AM
Replies: 9,454
Views: 629,421
Posted By I M Legend
Re: What did you do to/for your ///M today?

great job! how'd you get the paint to match? full respray or touch up?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Apr-02-2018, 04:54:19 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,898
Posted By I M Legend
Re: OE Waterpump - Is this for real?

"Genuine" BMW parts are the parts that the car came with new.

"OE" is basically the same part, less the BMW logo

https://www.fcpeuro.com/page/oe-academy
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Apr-01-2018, 07:01:52 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,302
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Hidden dash cam

Reach out to the vendor. They may replace it.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Apr-01-2018, 04:54:20 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,898
Posted By I M Legend
Re: OE Waterpump - Is this for real?

Site must be wrong then because it's identified as OE.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Apr-01-2018, 04:51:02 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,302
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Hidden dash cam

Why not just keep it installed? Having a video with the wrong date is better than no video. Some cameras don't have a time stamp at all.

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Apr-01-2018, 06:01:55 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,898
Posted By I M Legend
Re: OE Waterpump - Is this for real?

Not sure where the hostility is coming from. Obviously ECS wouldn't intentionally sell a used water pump.

I'm just saying that it doesn't look "Brand New"

This:
...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Mar-31-2018, 04:26:49 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,898
Posted By I M Legend
Re: OE Waterpump - Is this for real?

If you know the bearings and internals are brand new, then great
Forum: Forced Induction (F/I) Fri, Mar-30-2018, 11:19:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,037
Posted By I M Legend
Re: 42 Draft design stealth oil catch can in post 2003 E46

Where did you get the hose holder thing?

http://www.m3forum.net/m3forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=209348&d=1522448309
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Mar-30-2018, 11:10:19 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,898
Posted By I M Legend
Re: OE Waterpump - Is this for real?

It looks dirty and used. No way it's brand new. If it wasn't already installed, I'd say exchange it.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Mar-29-2018, 07:01:01 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,271
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Upgraded to the modern style windshield wipers

interesting, they seem to be back in stock everywhere now. thanks!

61617010247 Left
61617010248 Right
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Mar-28-2018, 06:07:39 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,271
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Upgraded to the modern style windshield wipers

you getting genuine bmw or the bosch like these:

https://www.fcpeuro.com/products/bmw-wiper-blade-set-e46-3397001394
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Mar-27-2018, 04:08:29 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 18,101
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Comprehensive Avin Avant 3 Thread

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/Android-6-0-Octa-8-Core-for-BMW-E46-M3-MG-ZT-Rover-75-car-dvd/32814805143.html?ws_ab_test=searchweb0_0,searchweb201602_4_10152_10151_10065_10344_10130_10068_10324_10342...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Mar-27-2018, 05:38:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 574
Posted By I M Legend
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Mar-26-2018, 05:17:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 617
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Trunk Storage solutions

This looks promising:

Amazon.com: Cargo Trunk Bag Hook Kit For VW Passat CC B6 Jetta Audi A4 S4 2002-2012: Automotive



I assume your hooks are similar?
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Mon, Mar-26-2018, 05:09:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 574
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Front seat cargo net (Vaders)

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showparts?id=BF93-USA-05-1995-E36-BMW-M3&diagId=52_2211

If I'm reading it correctly, I need 52108202403 for black? Looks like no longer available.



Thanks,...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Mar-25-2018, 06:04:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 617
Posted By I M Legend
Trunk Storage solutions

What are you guys using?

I generally keep my trunk completely empty but on occasion I may go to Target or Wal-Mart and buy a bunch of stuff I need to transport home. I don't want everything...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Sun, Mar-25-2018, 05:54:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 574
Posted By I M Legend
Front seat cargo net (Vaders)

Hello, the cargo net on the back of my Vaders are stretched/worn. Can they be replaced? What solutions are available?
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Mon, Mar-19-2018, 05:14:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 790
Posted By I M Legend
E36 ZKW/Depo Inner glass lenses

specifically, I'm looking for a pair of low beam glass lenses.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Mar-17-2018, 06:19:50 AM
Replies: 211
Views: 18,101
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Comprehensive Avin Avant 3 Thread

Which Nav app are you using? So the Nav notifications (turn left, turn right, etc) isn't too loud or soft when you're playing music?

Let me know how it goes with the warranty. In past it seemed...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Mar-14-2018, 10:44:38 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,126
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Thicker steering wheel

wow that's a noticeable difference. thanks!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Mar-14-2018, 10:13:47 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,126
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Thicker steering wheel

interesting, could you elaborate on that a little more? pictures? curious as i'm considering a purchase. thanks!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Mar-14-2018, 09:46:29 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,327
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Rip brakes

Could you provide an example of a "nice one" for future reference? Glad it worked out.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Mar-05-2018, 05:17:40 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,327
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Rip brakes

Yikes, sorry to heat that! If you were to cut it, use a dremel cutting wheel. Don't use snipers as it will bend/distort the metal tube. Please keep us posted in case this happens to anyone else. ...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Fri, Mar-02-2018, 03:40:11 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 24,359
Posted By I M Legend
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Mar-01-2018, 06:40:09 AM
Replies: 211
Views: 18,101
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Comprehensive Avin Avant 3 Thread

Anyone upgrade from an AVIN2? If yes, was it worth it? How does it compare aside from the obvious aesthetics?


What apps are you guys using for:

Navigation

Playing music

Playing...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Feb-27-2018, 05:24:49 AM
Replies: 363
Views: 28,006
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Rare & Unique Parts - Let's share pics etc...

Do you actually use cassette tapes still? Like you actually have a tape player in which you record songs onto and listen to in your car?
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Fri, Feb-23-2018, 03:21:22 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,416
Posted By I M Legend
Re: OEM Grade Bi-LED Projector Retrofit into Bosch Euro Headlights

That's interesting about the radio reception. It's probably something to do with PWM causing interference. It's common for some home LED bulbs to cause interference with garage door remotes.
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Thu, Feb-22-2018, 06:29:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 21,141
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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Feb-21-2018, 05:48:31 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,302
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Hidden dash cam

No I have not. I'm just using it strictly as a dashcam when driving and I'm pretty satisfied overall considering the price point and picture quality. As mentioned, if it could keep the time stamp...
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Feb-20-2018, 09:40:43 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,416
Posted By I M Legend
Re: OEM Grade Bi-LED Projector Retrofit into Bosch Euro Headlights

How does this compare to an HID set up such as:

https://www.theretrofitsource.com/complete-retrofit-kits/morimoto-retroquik-bmw-e36-ellipsoid.html

Obviously I'm ignoring the fact that with the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Feb-20-2018, 03:35:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 846
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Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Tue, Feb-20-2018, 03:30:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 713
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Oil preference?

I'm using Pennzoil conventional 10W40. I've tried all the different synthetics and found this or BMW conventional 15W40 works the best. Any other brand/weight I would notice some pinging upon hard...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Feb-18-2018, 03:45:39 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,806
Posted By I M Legend
Re: titanium trim

Do they sell just the top titan shadow portion of the armrest or do you have to buy the whole unit including the bottom black portion?
Forum: E36 M3 (1992-1999) Fri, Feb-16-2018, 10:04:52 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 15,387
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Are there any steering shaft extensions (cabin side) to get the wheel towards dri

If you extend the steering wheel x inches without having the tilt function, won't the height of the steering wheel now be y inches higher? Conceivably if you extend enough, your steering wheel would...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Feb-14-2018, 04:51:44 AM
Replies: 4,992
Views: 443,569
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Do you take cell phone pics of your m3 constantly Cell phone snapshot thread

Do you ever use waterless car wash on it?


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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Feb-14-2018, 04:12:31 AM
Replies: 4,992
Views: 443,569
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Do you take cell phone pics of your m3 constantly Cell phone snapshot thread

How long will the coating last? Does it feel smooth? Do you still have to wax?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Feb-05-2018, 08:45:38 PM
Replies: 4,992
Views: 443,569
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Do you take cell phone pics of your m3 constantly Cell phone snapshot thread

Thanks! I'm running the stock muffler with some tips from eBay. They're similar to the Eurosport ones except they're pre-cut to the correct stock length and pre-drilled so the install was pretty...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Feb-05-2018, 06:06:10 PM
Replies: 4,992
Views: 443,569
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Do you take cell phone pics of your m3 constantly Cell phone snapshot thread

Thanks!

Yes, original finish ZCPs.

I think it was mostly the sun light as I've never had results this nice before. I just used Meguiar's Cleaner/Wax. I gave up on all those high-end waxes and...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Feb-05-2018, 05:06:33 PM
Replies: 4,992
Views: 443,569
Posted By I M Legend
Re: Do you take cell phone pics of your m3 constantly Cell phone snapshot thread

washed and waxed

http://www.m3forum.net/m3forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=208280&d=1517850262

http://www.m3forum.net/m3forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=208281&d=1517850262
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