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by dculber
Sat Mar 14, 2015 9:05 am
Forum: Local / Regional Discussions
Topic: Anyone in Phoenix that can assist...
Replies: 2
Views: 2483

Anyone in Phoenix that can assist...

in teaching me to code my car. I have never done it and want to make sure I do it correctly. I have the cable, but still need a token I guess..? Then just to have someone show me how to get going is all I am looking for, after that I should be good but I simply just want to make sure I am the correc...
by dculber
Sat Mar 14, 2015 7:40 am
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Rear Bumper Sill Reccomendations
Replies: 16
Views: 11044

Re: Rear Bumper Sill Reccomendations

the installer that wrapped my car also applied a clear bra to the front and to the rear bumper to protect from scratches. I don't know what the product is but glad I did it to prevent scratches. If you find a local shop that provides a clear bra they can probably take care of the bumper
by dculber
Sun Mar 01, 2015 8:49 am
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: getting new wheels, looking for opinions
Replies: 19
Views: 10744

Re: getting new wheels, looking for opinions

same width AND offset, shouldn't be any issue at all. same width but the offset is changed a little bit to bring them more flush. Offset doesn't affect weight, it just changes where the wheel sits in relation to the car. Now saying that, these wheels do weigh 1 more pound over stock (stock is 18 fr...
by dculber
Sat Feb 28, 2015 6:09 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: getting new wheels, looking for opinions
Replies: 19
Views: 10744

Re: getting new wheels, looking for opinions

Good luck with clearances once you do get them installed...and, a wider tire will reduce your range: wider, more drag, and a typical tire you install will not likely have the same low rolling resistance as the OEM versions. same width as stock 5 front & 5.5 rear, where did you read I was getting bi...
by dculber
Sat Feb 28, 2015 5:45 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: getting new wheels, looking for opinions
Replies: 19
Views: 10744

Re: getting new wheels, looking for opinions

Bumpers. Can't wait to see pictures when you have the wheels on the car. guess I forgot to update the forum. This week I received the wheels (finally), went to have them installed and ran into an issue... Apparently most BMW's are a bolt spacing of 120, but not the i3 (it's 112 fwiw)... So RSV is r...
by dculber
Wed Feb 18, 2015 9:53 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Dark colored headliner
Replies: 18
Views: 11566

Re: Dark colored headliner

nice, did you do it yourself of pay some one?
by dculber
Thu Jan 01, 2015 3:28 pm
Forum: News and Main BMW i3 Forum Discussions
Topic: Front Hood NOT Sealed Well
Replies: 8
Views: 3870

Re: Front Hood NOT Sealed Well

stumbledotcom wrote:Hint: a quick search revealed online vendors selling the part for much less than MSRP.
where did you purchase from?
by dculber
Thu Dec 25, 2014 10:36 pm
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: De-badging
Replies: 34
Views: 25283

Re: De-badging

I de-badged mine, then changed my mind. Quite expensive. https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-13goeSMJp9g/VAJ0mmCNICI/AAAAAAAACek/eO9LzEP4OUw/w915-h686-no/IMG_20140830_084239.jpg apparently you don't want to pull on the badges too hard.... But I wonder with less weight if you are eeking out a for mor...
by dculber
Sat Dec 13, 2014 10:52 am
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Car Cover
Replies: 4
Views: 3202

Re: Car Cover

Denreltub wrote:Has anyone found a car cover they can recommend?
they need to make one with a charge port/flap
by dculber
Fri Dec 12, 2014 8:38 pm
Forum: Technical BMW i3 Discussions
Topic: Adjusting low-beam headlights
Replies: 13
Views: 12638

Re: Adjusting low-beam headlights

Thanks again to Jelloslug for posting the picture. Adjusted the lights this evening and everything was super simple. Backed into the garage, closed the door and left the car on. Marked where the top of the lights were with a couple pieces of tape. Popped the frunk, pulled up the velcro'd side panel...

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