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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Jul-22-2018, 03:08:34 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,174
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Streamline CSL/R airbox review - ongoing

its not being pulled, the dipstick tube is being rotated in the pan and then ziptied away.

i have accurate readings on the dipstick and they match the oil level read out in my cluster with the CSL...
Forum: Coding and Tuning Sun, Jul-22-2018, 01:36:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 59
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Mssflasher 32500 file

So what was the fix? what resolved your issue? information like this will be helpful for in the future.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Jul-21-2018, 01:48:57 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,174
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Streamline CSL/R airbox review - ongoing

i did this on my car, very easy and just ziptied the tube to the wire harness on the lower driver shock tower out of the way. cant even see the zipties.
Forum: Member Photos and Videos Fri, Jul-20-2018, 09:51:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 355
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Rolling shots of my e46 M3 Sedan

Thanks a ton everyone!



Lol well that's the closest I could find to OEM m3 2003.5 led tails. Non m sedans don't have the prettiest tail light options and I don't like the euro RCR taillights....
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jul-20-2018, 02:50:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 260
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jul-20-2018, 02:37:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 260
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Which bottle of motorsport Diff fluid is the right one?

awesome thanks guys, and how many bottles will i need to do a drain and fill?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jul-20-2018, 02:27:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 260
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Which bottle of motorsport Diff fluid is the right one?

When you do a search for Part# 83222282583 you see 2 different bottles appear. one is clear showing the fluid color and the other is grey with green caps.
...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jul-19-2018, 07:46:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 184
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: ZCP wheel fitment with spacers and camber adjustment?

no i dont and the front is pretty low as you can see in the pictures.

i thought 20mm up front is considered aggressive..

when running a ZCP 19x8 et 47... the 20mm spacer makes it an et27 wheel...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jul-19-2018, 05:11:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 262
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Noise after strut rebuild

sounds like the strut hat bearings... making sound when steering pushes the caster out.

I got this on cheap ebay coilovers that had pillowball mounts and were ungreased from the chinese factory....
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jul-19-2018, 02:24:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 184
Posted By nextelbuddy1
ZCP wheel fitment with spacers and camber adjustment?

Question about front camber ,spacers and flush fitment with OEM 19x8 ZCP wheels. I currently have 19x8 ZCP wheels with 235/35/19 tires. im running a 20mm spacer with extended bolts up front and...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jul-18-2018, 01:46:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 443
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Hey guys please help-Rear View mirror question

Then your mechanic is wrong. Check engine light is from something else, the rain sensor module does not trigger a check engine light or service engine soon light and the dash. It will show up as a...
Forum: Member Photos and Videos Tue, Jul-17-2018, 07:59:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 355
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Rolling shots of my e46 M3 Sedan

https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1767/42730383424_67fd6dd220_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/286WohG)2018-07-16_0002 (https://flic.kr/p/286WohG) by Shawn Robertson...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jul-17-2018, 04:02:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 753
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Trunk floor flexing a tiny bit at higher rpm shifts.

in the video there is an audible light sound that occurs through out the video. almost sounds like something is loose and banging around... is that the sound from your trunk floor? or is that from...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Jul-14-2018, 02:04:34 PM
Replies: 4,686
Views: 413,220
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Do you take cell phone pics of your m3 constantly Cell phone snapshot thread

Imola has a habit of taking on a crimson shade near sunset late afternoon
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jul-13-2018, 05:24:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 171
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Ambient temperature sensor holder?

Thank you very much that's exactly what I was looking for. I do not have that cover at all. I have the sensor only and the new splash guard I have did not come with that snap cover.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jul-12-2018, 06:41:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 171
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Ambient temperature sensor holder?

So I installed a new driver side splash guard. The spot circled in my picture is empty and when I tried to install the ambient temperature sensor into it, there was nothing to hold the sensor. Am I...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jul-12-2018, 01:54:39 AM
Replies: 4,686
Views: 413,220
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Forum: Coding and Tuning Wed, Jul-11-2018, 05:06:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 118
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Question about Full and partial compatibility between software versions

ok good to know, i usually disable that anyways. thanks a lot!
Forum: Coding and Tuning Wed, Jul-11-2018, 04:50:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 118
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Question about Full and partial compatibility between software versions

yes ok thats what I thought and yes i meant flash the partial along with the full. I understand that partials and fulls go together hand in hand.

i just wanted to make sure that it was ok to flash...
Forum: Coding and Tuning Wed, Jul-11-2018, 04:36:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 118
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Question about Full and partial compatibility between software versions

so lets say someone has an MSS54HP DME that is one software version and that DME went bad and had a TUNE on it. they get a replacement MSS54HP DME but its a different software version. i know that...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jul-10-2018, 10:09:28 PM
Replies: 4,686
Views: 413,220
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Do you take cell phone pics of your m3 constantly Cell phone snapshot thread

Can i join the Imola Elite?

https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1827/43236530741_56b55ca5eb_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/28SEwfz)2018-07-06_0001 (https://flic.kr/p/28SEwfz) by Shawn Robertson...
Forum: Cars for Sale/Wanted Mon, Jul-09-2018, 05:42:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 780
Posted By nextelbuddy1
2000 AlpinWeiss E46 Touring 323iT S54 6MT

Car is located in Atlanta GA

Price - Asking 14,500 with wheels and 13,500 without


Selling a 2000 AlpinWeiss E46 Touring 323iT that started out as an automatic 323i.

Details of the car and...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jul-06-2018, 02:49:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 138
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Quick Aux Fan/SPAL Wiring Question

brown is ground, grey is power/signal. the color blue/black is whats used on the boxy harness side and some aux fans i've seen do have that same color after the fan controller but just know that grey...
Forum: Member Journals Fri, Jul-06-2018, 02:36:23 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,949
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: My M3 Sedan Conversion Journal

thanks a ton guys. i'm in love with how the look of the sedan is changed and transformed by the coupes M3 flares. I know not everyone will like it because a lot of people who bought e46 M3s bought it...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jul-05-2018, 06:11:19 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,412
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: What options are there Currently) for CSL bumpers?

Just checked my photos. My bumper arrived early April.... The 5th actually and it too came in an AIT box. Oh well guess I have an $180 AIT bumper on my...
Forum: Member Journals Thu, Jul-05-2018, 04:47:03 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,949
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: My M3 Sedan Conversion Journal

I bushed. Went to pick up the car at 10 am this morning headed to the house to start putting it back together.

I was hoping I would get done by like 6 to get some good pictures but it was a real...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jul-05-2018, 04:43:34 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,872
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: SGT CSL Bumper What?

lol my name got quoted in the screen shots awesome.


in any event i highly doubt that the status gruppe bumper (as questionable as the fitment is) can be had for $180. had to be a box and sticker...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jul-03-2018, 05:32:17 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,909
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Thicker steering wheel

I used Dallas steering wheel in Dallas Texas.

Leather wheel with m stitching, carbon fiber look leather top and bottom with perforated leather on the sides. Requested increased padding as well for...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jul-03-2018, 04:15:08 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 747
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Will a non m electric fan physically fit?

no, the oil cooler shroud only had 2 holes drilled into it just so I could slip zipties through it and thats it.

i only cut about 1.5 inches off the bottom of the non M electric fan shroud noted...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jul-03-2018, 03:19:12 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 747
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Will a non m electric fan physically fit?

no i dont but here is a picture showing what I cut off and where I used zipties.

the area in red is what I cut off.

the 2 spots circled in yellow are where I used zipties and I drilled 2 holes...
Forum: Coding and Tuning Mon, Jul-02-2018, 07:18:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 213
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: How to change cluster coding index?

would be awesome if you put the answer in here so we can keep a history of how to do these things.

i know i can do it thanks to Mirza help for changing coding index 23 and 24 h to 08 coding index...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jul-02-2018, 04:59:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 747
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Will a non m electric fan physically fit?

the ZHP i got it from was a 6MT. i pulled it myself yesterday.

besides the vanos unit on the S54, there is no different in clearance between this fan and the pullies on an S54 car and an M54 car....
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jul-02-2018, 01:39:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 747
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Will a non m electric fan physically fit?

right, the only thing that is more tight of a fit than the same fan in a non M is the vanos unit. other than that, the clearances are extremely similar to a non M in regards to the water pump pulley....
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jul-02-2018, 03:45:20 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 747
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Will a non m electric fan physically fit?

Thanks everyone, I was able to fit the non m electric fan today modifying it like you mentioned. This fan is about 2 inch taller than the s54 fan shroud I just trimmed off about an inch and a half at...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Jul-01-2018, 02:29:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 747
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Will a non m electric fan physically fit?

Well then non M electric fan physically fit between Radiator and the engine mainly the water pump socket where the clutch fan was?

My front auxiliary fan controller went out and the aux fan just...
Forum: Coding and Tuning Wed, Jun-27-2018, 02:28:54 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 11,578
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Visualization of CAN data related to the e46 M3

ah ok...


i really wanted to enable the digital gear position readout in my SMG cluster with my 6 speed car. thought it would be so cool to have.
Forum: Coding and Tuning Tue, Jun-26-2018, 07:49:02 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 11,578
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Visualization of CAN data related to the e46 M3

is there any possibility to get the gear box position indicator information from the gear position sensor?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jun-26-2018, 05:57:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 454
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Idle-speed control valve, NC Winding

i had the same issue. turned out my IACV and Alternator plugs were swapped. they both fit each other. once i swapped them my issues and codes went away.

alternator plug should be 2 wires and IACV...
Forum: Coding and Tuning Wed, Jun-20-2018, 01:32:29 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 44,959
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: CSL Oil level indicator

you should be able to use MSSFlasher to Virginize the DME which blanks out everything on the DME and then use Paffys full Modified CSL bin file to flash to the DME as program and data space.
Forum: Coding and Tuning Tue, Jun-19-2018, 08:45:20 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 44,959
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: CSL Oil level indicator

I noticed you made sure to point out that your CSL software is authentic and not hacked and was loaded via BDM.... in which case if you download martyns free tool or maybe yuo have it already.... but...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jun-15-2018, 08:40:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 686
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: ebay F30 carbon fiber finisher exhaust tips

you say that as if this is a normal thing.

when someone sees a link lke an ECS link.. and you click on it.. you expect to be sent to ECS Tuning website to be served the item in question. thats how...
Forum: Member Journals Fri, Jun-15-2018, 02:42:36 PM
Replies: 492
Views: 72,702
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Redshifts E46 M3T build and modification thread

he hasn't done the rear m3 fender flares yet but will soon. right Brian? :)
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jun-15-2018, 02:40:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 686
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: ebay F30 carbon fiber finisher exhaust tips

i put in a thread over in the Memer request notes to admin section a while back but have got no response on it.

http://www.m3forum.net/m3forum/showthread.php?t=599112

I cant even click on links...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jun-13-2018, 07:35:40 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,500
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Leather Replacements for interior?

Yes thin layer of foam that wasnt any thicker than the dove grey seat covers i pulled off the seats initially.



im not sure what material they used with the Acura seat covers but if its the...
Forum: Coding and Tuning Wed, Jun-13-2018, 05:20:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 338
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: What Chip programmer to read/write to Cluster M35080 chip?

Terraphantm has posted his source and supplier for those chips before somewhere but I can't remember which form it was on and which thread. Could be here before e46Fanatics or zhp Mafia.
Forum: Coding and Tuning Wed, Jun-13-2018, 03:39:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 338
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: What Chip programmer to read/write to Cluster M35080 chip?

thanks so much.

I just picked up a soldering station with a heat gun so im excited to start on some new projects.

i saw this link on amazon for the cluster chips and was wondering if they were...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jun-12-2018, 11:05:54 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,500
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Leather Replacements for interior?

No just one type of leather.

$299 for both seats.....can't complain.

It's a personal preference thing. You guys are accustomed to the thin looking nappa leather seat covers so that's what you...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jun-11-2018, 08:26:06 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,500
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Leather Replacements for interior?

i have M3 seats in my Sedan. I have Natural brown leather interior and since no one makes m3 seat covers in natural brown i had to go with LSeat covers. i chose S0013 Dark Beige. it wasnt perfect...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Jun-10-2018, 03:01:34 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,174
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Streamline CSL/R airbox review - ongoing

i would be slightly annoyed that they went ahead and charged you already but dont actually have anything to send you yet.

You dont even need an airbox let alone spend your own time reviewing...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jun-08-2018, 05:10:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 358
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Convertible competition package??

no, and he has REP wheels or 4 front wheels all around. the rear fenders are huge now with tiny wheels out back
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jun-07-2018, 04:24:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 735
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Low Battery and Strange Noise from TPA in S54 Swapped Wagon

what year was your wagon? Did you have to convert it to Drive by wire with the pedal box? if so hows your wiring on it, do you feel pretty confident that the wiring was done right with that area?
Forum: Member Notes and Requests to Admin/Mods Thu, Jun-07-2018, 05:01:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 252
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Vigilink instead of the actual linked website?

every time someone posts a link to ECS tuning website.. i click on it and instead of ECS site I get a Vigilink website with other items.

its been doing this for a while now and happens on multiple...
Forum: Coding and Tuning Wed, Jun-06-2018, 06:21:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 338
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: What Chip programmer to read/write to Cluster M35080 chip?

and another thread that shows which chip is the M35080 chip. in this case he just removed his original chip from a 46 non M cluster and soldered into the replacement non M cluster.
...
Forum: Coding and Tuning Wed, Jun-06-2018, 06:01:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 338
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: What Chip programmer to read/write to Cluster M35080 chip?

I guess after searching further the 2 main ones people get ar either xProg or R270+

found a really cool article with missing pictures but looks like a good base.
...
Forum: Coding and Tuning Wed, Jun-06-2018, 05:16:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 338
Posted By nextelbuddy1
What Chip programmer to read/write to Cluster M35080 chip?

I'm tired of hacking mileage on clusters and my method I use from Terraphantm only works on coding index 23/24 and only goes UP not backwards.

with as much cluster work im doing lately for people...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jun-06-2018, 02:15:17 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,918
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Streamline bumper thrown in the trash , OE one now fitted.

how do you find an OE one? I cant even find a part number for it. how much do they run also?
Forum: Coding and Tuning Wed, Jun-06-2018, 01:14:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 329
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: What are these codes for?

I swapped that pin like you said for the brake light switch and that error code is now gone. There was already a black wire with a green stripe in that pin from when I followed the kassel performance...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jun-06-2018, 12:37:44 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 142
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: High rpm at idle

Okay well just an update. took the intake manifold back off and found that the plug for the iacv was actually plugged into the alternator and alternator plug was plugged into the iacv. Since the DME...
Forum: Coding and Tuning Wed, Jun-06-2018, 12:18:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 329
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: What are these codes for?

Welp stupid me had the alternator plug plugged into the iacv in the iacv plug plug into the alternator. Swap them in error codes are gone for that. :hattip:
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jun-05-2018, 07:20:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 142
Posted By nextelbuddy1
High rpm at idle

recently reset adaptations after swapping in an S54 with MSS54 DME into a 2000 wagon.

before reset, idle bounced when cold and evened out to 800-900 rpms warm at idle.

after reset now idle...
Forum: Coding and Tuning Tue, Jun-05-2018, 03:21:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 329
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: What are these codes for?

would love the pinouts for DTML and Brake light switch if you have them. i didnt see a difference but my eyes may have been playing tricks on me when comparing pinouts.

I will check the fuse #2
...
Forum: Coding and Tuning Tue, Jun-05-2018, 02:16:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 329
Posted By nextelbuddy1
What are these codes for?

I'm using pasoft to read DME codes and not too sure what these are

02 [ 002 ] idle actuator locking winding

1D [ 029 ] idle-sp control valve NC winding

I thought they were related to the...
Forum: WTB - Want to Buy Fri, Jun-01-2018, 01:12:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 188
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Oil Change Kit

FCP Euro sells liqui-moly 10w 60 kit what the filter for like $60 shipped and what's a lifetime warranty you just send them at the old oil and filter every time you do an oil change and you only pay...
Forum: Member Journals Thu, May-31-2018, 05:20:44 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,949
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: My M3 Sedan Conversion Journal

I appreciate it!

Update today...

Car is going to the paint shop tomorrow and I was very busy all weekend until today. After work I try to do as much as I can to get the car ready. I wanted to...
Forum: Member Journals Thu, May-31-2018, 05:17:22 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,949
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: My M3 Sedan Conversion Journal

Thank you

Sent from my Pixel 2 XL using Tapatalk
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-30-2018, 06:54:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 9,141
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Can You Remove the Lower Grille w/o Removing Bumper?

Yes I was shocked and disappointed that that information was not made before i purchased and received it.

that right there just feels like a poorly measured bumper design.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-30-2018, 05:27:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 9,141
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Can You Remove the Lower Grille w/o Removing Bumper?

thank you, it worked.

so in my status gruppe bumper, Mike emailed me and said i do NOT use the ASA bolts to thread into the built in carrier despite that the carrier has threaded inserts. he said...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-30-2018, 02:35:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 9,141
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Can You Remove the Lower Grille w/o Removing Bumper?

i know this is old but do you till have that DIY? im about to fit my oem M3 grill into my status gruppe CSL style bumper and cant figure out which way the grill sits. i cant tell if i have it...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, May-26-2018, 04:33:59 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 9,093
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Zcp/csl wheels thread

Does anyone have any thoughts on non rolled rear fenders, zcp 19x9.5 et27 and 275/30/19 lowered on coilovers with slight tire tuck?

That's what I'm at right now and I get slight rubbing on large...
Forum: Member Journals Fri, May-25-2018, 04:05:13 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,949
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: My M3 Sedan Conversion Journal

Thanks everyone

Here's another update on progress.

Just pick the car from the body shop today all the major body work is done. I just need to do a little front bumper adjusting for fitment and...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Thu, May-24-2018, 02:32:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,575
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Carbon Fiber Side Cover Mirrors

you know it would be great if people didn't remove the price of these things and replace it with SOLD...

now in the future when we search for these things, we can not see the prices things sold...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-23-2018, 04:59:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 368
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: What is this sensor on top of the valve cover?

ok good to know. I left it plugged in since I wasnt sure but I did flash CSL software to an HP DME for a local person when i installed their carbon airbox setup and map sensor. I left the solonoid in...
Forum: WTB - Want to Buy Wed, May-23-2018, 04:55:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 533
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: LCM with SW 4.5

you can only update the software version of a light control module via wiring directly to the board with an eeprom chip reader/burner so the dealer wouldnt have updated your software version. they...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-23-2018, 02:34:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 368
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: What is this sensor on top of the valve cover?

im curious if people who go the carbon airbox route, if they just remove it completely? I left the sensor in place and plugged in to avoid a CEL (even though I flashed the CSL software to the DME i'm...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-23-2018, 02:10:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 368
Posted By nextelbuddy1
What is this sensor on top of the valve cover?

https://cdn4.pelicanparts.com/techarticles/BMW_Z4M/12-ENGINE-S54_Crankcase_Breather_Valve_Replacement/images_small/pic04.jpg

newer M3 engines have this sensor that look like the brake booster...
Forum: Coding and Tuning Wed, May-23-2018, 01:50:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 591
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Cruise Control GPS Installed/ecuworx Shift Lights/GM5 Issue (SMG-6MT Conversion)

yea id be interested to hear this too. when Terra helped me the first time with my shift light probllem i swore I was getting it right in the hex and said it still wasnt working for me until i...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-22-2018, 06:28:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 238
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: 255/30/19 on rear

as said above... your front tires are now taller than the rears... to be perfect you would need a 275/30/19 in the rear. im running this currently

use the tire size calculator in the future to...
Forum: WTB - Want to Buy Tue, May-22-2018, 02:08:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 533
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: LCM with SW 4.5

technically a 3.6 DYn would be fine too if you had someone that could upgrade it.

i have upgraded 3 3.6 LCMs with the 4.5 and the most recent 4.7 software. i currently have a 4.7 LCM in my car now...
Forum: Coding and Tuning Sat, May-19-2018, 08:07:59 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,159
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: problem with dme shut down after s54 swap...need help!!!!

Well I feel stupid. All I had to do was code my mk20 module as a manual transmission lol. The wagon was an automatic initially and we did a automatic to manual conversion. I coded the cluster and the...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Fri, May-18-2018, 02:24:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,538
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: AW E46 M3 Mirrors

just FYI, no US cars ever came with power fold mirrors. it was Euro only thing for all e46s. e39 M5 came with power fold mirrors and those mirror motors can be retrofitted to e46 m3 mirrors.

so...
Forum: Coding and Tuning Wed, May-16-2018, 01:56:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 345
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: What do these DTC codes mean?

right, i wont code out necessary pieces like this. I only removed the dumb DTCs like e box, DTML and fuel pump relay.

I actually want to know whats going wrong with the engine so makes no sense to...
Forum: Coding and Tuning Wed, May-16-2018, 04:36:01 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,159
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: problem with dme shut down after s54 swap...need help!!!!

I'm interested to hear more about this switch for the DME to look for the DSC 5.7 system. I myself swap in the s54 cluster and DME into a 2000 wagon that has the mk20 system or maybe 5.7 I don't...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, May-16-2018, 01:27:20 AM
Replies: 329
Views: 18,534
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Streamline CSL Trunklid

I don't see why the CSL flap can't be wired to an RPM activated switch... Kind of like RPM pill modules in aftermarket tachometer with shift lights... All the flap does open and closed at an RPM...
Forum: Coding and Tuning Tue, May-15-2018, 11:42:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 345
Posted By nextelbuddy1
What do these DTC codes mean?

So I just finished my s54 swap into a 2000 wagon. I was using PA soft to check the DME for all the codes and I like it because I get the DTC numbers and hex codes which makes it easier to suppress...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-15-2018, 02:19:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 444
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: How to disable BMW assist?

he is correct.

here are the pins for the mirror harness. remove 4-7 and add cimp caps or tape them up with electrical tape.

#1: Reversing light switch (not going to be used on my car)

#2:...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Fri, May-11-2018, 07:07:34 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 21,050
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: New E46 Angel Eyes

would love to see a good picture or comparison of the normal vs DTM flat bottom style. i'm really conflicted between which one I want.
Forum: Member Journals Fri, May-11-2018, 04:26:18 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 21,506
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Jared's E46 M3 Sedan Swap

What a roller coaster of a thread, glad I read it from the beginning.
Forum: WTB - Want to Buy Fri, May-11-2018, 12:21:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 533
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: LCM with SW 4.5

There's only one problem with the one you have, that is not one for an HID car. Hid lcms say dyn on the label.
Forum: WTB - Want to Buy Thu, May-10-2018, 03:44:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 252
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: OEM 18" wheels Nashville/Birmingham/Atlanta

I have a set of OEM 219m gunmetal finish..wheels only no tires $950.

I'm in Atlanta ga
Forum: Member Journals Wed, May-09-2018, 07:52:47 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 6,522
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Connie.M3 Build Thread

never mind I found it.

https://angel-eye-guy.myshopify.com/
Forum: Member Journals Wed, May-09-2018, 07:46:00 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 6,522
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Connie.M3 Build Thread

do you have a link to the Angel eyes?
Forum: Member Journals Wed, May-09-2018, 06:23:48 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,949
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: My M3 Sedan Conversion Journal

and finally for now, the final ZCP wheels i sourced last week.

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180509/b69174770ee982c7225c844ecf43dab9.jpg...
Forum: Member Journals Wed, May-09-2018, 06:22:58 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,949
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: My M3 Sedan Conversion Journal

more fender grafting pictures

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180413/874fbfee6fa5b3e8f829ad8bb2bb35d6.jpg

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180413/80b689a37424c054e5862b4556855cba.jpg
...
Forum: Member Journals Wed, May-09-2018, 06:15:33 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,949
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: My M3 Sedan Conversion Journal

Herss a pic of the metal he cut out from my car yesterday and a pic of the metal flare from the back...
Forum: Member Journals Wed, May-09-2018, 06:15:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,949
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: My M3 Sedan Conversion Journal

the cutting has begun. first part of rear fender progress is in. Text message pictures from the body guy.

https://farm1.staticflickr.com/902/41352577032_bbdde1c902_b.jpg...
Forum: Member Journals Wed, May-09-2018, 06:14:25 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,949
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: My M3 Sedan Conversion Journal

Fenders are from 2M Autowerks, their Sedan M3 fender replicas.

they will need a little reworking near the A pillars and some block sanding
...
Forum: Member Journals Wed, May-09-2018, 06:06:56 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,949
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: My M3 Sedan Conversion Journal

first pictures of car after selling off ZHP sedan parts and bolting on the first parts o have and getting things prepped for the body shop.

first thing first was getting a donor car to cut the 1/4...
Forum: Member Journals Wed, May-09-2018, 06:03:56 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,949
Posted By nextelbuddy1
My M3 Sedan Conversion Journal

i have a ZHP thread over on ZHPMafia and will copy over most of the specs of the car as it sits but will just start off with the car currently on its journey to a Sedan M3 spec.

here is the...
Forum: Coding and Tuning Wed, May-09-2018, 03:01:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 591
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: Cruise Control GPS Installed/ecuworx Shift Lights/GM5 Issue (SMG-6MT Conversion)

Your shift lights will not work until the gear position sensor issue is worked out.

I myself had the same exact issue except in my case I just have an s54 swap in my zhp sedan. I never wired up...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Tue, May-08-2018, 03:03:05 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,344
Posted By nextelbuddy1
Re: 1 piece lip for VCSL or OE CSL bumper

I'm assuming this won't fit a status group CSL bumper
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