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[29 Feb 2012 | No Comment | 2,269 views]
Angle Eyes Ballast broken?

I already use the Angle eyes in my headlamp.
in one day, the angle eyes cannot turn on, i check every connection no problem, and i think that the ballast is not working.
but it’s difficult to find the same ballast like previous one (black color).

So, i try to find, and i looking in motorclye shop who sell lamp. And i found ballast that use to turn on angle eyes in motorcyle (blue color). cost is more than half if compare with the prevoius ballast.
i get and idea to use that ballast …

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[28 Feb 2012 | No Comment | 2,221 views]
Install Anti Roll-Bar powerflex bushing in e46

I just want to renew my bushing in the anti roll-bar front side of e46.
so i already buy the powerflex bushing to replace the standard one.
1.  Of course you have to buy powerflex bushing for anti roll bar base on your car specification.

2.  Please prepare and park your car on the appropriate place. And jack your car.  after that release the front tire.

3.  You can see the anti-roll bar from side.

4.  You have to take out the stabilizer link to make it easy and can clean your anti roll bar.

5.  Release the …

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[28 Feb 2012 | No Comment | 1,979 views]
Install i-drive II throttle control in 318i e46n46

I just got this thing, and i try to install it by myself.
this is the step:
1.  Of course you have to prepare the i-drive II throttle control.

2.  we must take out the paddle throttle to connect the wiring with the i-drive II.

3.  After you can take out the paddle, disconnect the terminal from the throttle paddle, and make connection with i-drive II module.  and you need to connect with the power source 12V to make the connection can active.

4.  Make sure when you …

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[28 Feb 2012 | No Comment | 1,839 views]
OBC Stalk Installed in 318i e46n46

In 318i e46n46, as a standard, don’t equipt with this OBC stalk.  Only regular stalk that use as turning light, dim.

What is the difference of this OBC stalk,
If we installed this OBC stalk into 318i e46n46, you can get additional function, like outside temperature, your fuel consumsption in L/100KM.

This OBC stalk is standar for the 325i 2002.  So you can buy the used one, ( but check first the condition). and install it in you n46.

For this installment you should go to authorized service BMW, because it need to be actived by …

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[27 Feb 2012 | No Comment | 1,722 views]
How To install Ring Speedometer in e46

For the standard speedometer for e46 is with no ring speedometer.
If you want to modified to use ring speedometer, here is the way to do it.
1.  Prepare the ring speedometer and tools to open it.
2.  Open the top of speedometer
3.  Pull the top part out
4.  Just pull the speedometer, and disconnect the cable connection from it
5.  Put the speedometer on a safe place, we don’t want to have it scratch.
6 .  Put face down, and you will see the backside of speedometer.
7.  open the screw, and you pull out the backside
8. …

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[27 Feb 2012 | No Comment | 2,362 views]
How to modification SSG paddle shift to install in 318i e46n46

How to modification paddle shift SSG
For E46 user, want to use paddle shift SSG, you can try this modification, so you can use it in your car.
Don’t forget to disconnect negative battery before you do this modification, to avoid airbag lamp and blow up.
1. Dissemble the paddle shift from the steering
2. Open the paddle shift, so you can see the electronic board.

3. From this electronic board you can see there is some resistor. From the left paddle shift there are 2 resistor and the right one only one resistor.

4. What …