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Forum: Great Lakes 03-29-2012, 10:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 580
Posted By Spyder_Venom
Go check them out. It was cheap :D Set that...

Go check them out. It was cheap :D

Set that aside, checking out the shop was worth it.
Forum: Great Lakes 03-26-2012, 03:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 580
Posted By Spyder_Venom
Thanks ICUC for the suggestion. ...

Thanks ICUC for the suggestion.

Props/thanks to Imola Motorsports for getting me taken care of in a pinch!
Forum: Great Lakes 03-25-2012, 10:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 580
Posted By Spyder_Venom
Airbag reset tool -mn

Srs light came on after turning the car on with the divers airbag unplugged. Looking to use an airbag reset tool to clear the code. Willing to pay in beer/nominal fee for the help :thumbsup:
...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-09-2011, 02:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,330
Posted By Spyder_Venom
Permatex makes a repair kit that can be purchased...

Permatex makes a repair kit that can be purchased at most auto parts stores for about 10 bucks. Basically you will back fill it with the included coth material, glue it using the adhesive and then...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-20-2011, 08:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 923
Posted By Spyder_Venom
I had zero air flow when the car was stopped....

I had zero air flow when the car was stopped. There is a secondary blower motor that you can feel at speed located mounted down by the steering column. I was working on the primary blower motor...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-20-2011, 06:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 923
Posted By Spyder_Venom
So for those of you that plan to test it - here...

So for those of you that plan to test it - here is the deal.

You can't take the voltage on the poles of the motor. You must remove the plug from the pass through in the blower motor cage. The...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-20-2011, 05:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 923
Posted By Spyder_Venom
Troubleshooting: Final stage resistor or blower motor

The blower motor isn't working. I have the rheostat style HVAC controls and have tested the blower motor on all 4 speeds, with and without the AC and with recirculate.

I know the FSR is a common...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-13-2011, 10:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,345
Posted By Spyder_Venom
GM only had two alignment tools for the older V8s...

GM only had two alignment tools for the older V8s - you can typically buy them from an auto parts store for 3-4 bucks each. Orileys had them the other day when I was on the hunt for a 26 spline GM...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-13-2011, 10:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,227
Posted By Spyder_Venom
When you have a large market share in the US, its...

When you have a large market share in the US, its likely that share will be represented in a salvage yard. :rofl:

Fram is a Honeywell company - they don't make "bad" filters, but there better ones...
Forum: Exterior 06-21-2011, 09:39 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 220
Posted By Spyder_Venom
WTB: 01 Couple Grills

Rock took out the passenger side grill on my car. I am looking for a chrome replacement, or complete set (black or chrome) of kidney grills.

PM me price including shipping to 55426
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-16-2011, 01:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 797
Posted By Spyder_Venom
As suggested, heating is normally how I get them...

As suggested, heating is normally how I get them out. If that doesn't work, cutting the head off the sensor and using a bolt extractor kit usually will do the trick...
Forum: Suspension and Braking 05-03-2011, 10:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,960
Posted By Spyder_Venom
How far did this drop the car (picture by...

How far did this drop the car (picture by chance)? Did you need to use camber plates? In MSP so I'd do a pickup.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-02-2011, 02:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,540
Posted By Spyder_Venom
Frankly, it shouldn't be bad with some non-OEM...

Frankly, it shouldn't be bad with some non-OEM parts. Call the guys at Turner or Bimmerworld, they've got the parts to get it square.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-28-2011, 04:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,540
Posted By Spyder_Venom
It is the luck of the draw on where within the...

It is the luck of the draw on where within the tolerance the each part comes. Every single part that comes off the line gets check to a +/- range. If all of them wide up on the + side, this stack...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-28-2011, 09:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,540
Posted By Spyder_Venom
This may sound a bit odd, but I have seen several...

This may sound a bit odd, but I have seen several cars in the past, long after the owners have spent big money replacing bushings, ball joints, tie rod ends, etc. etc. and still couldn't fix the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-25-2011, 02:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,347
Posted By Spyder_Venom
I'm getting 28-30MPG, freeway @75MPH in the...

I'm getting 28-30MPG, freeway @75MPH in the spring/fall (lows 40F, highs 70F)
30-32MPG @ 70
32-34 @ 55-65

01 325CI, 5spd w/ 164k

Time of year makes a big difference, typically up to 2 MPG.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 02-28-2011, 10:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,424
Posted By Spyder_Venom
I can't fault a person for wanting to take good...

I can't fault a person for wanting to take good care of their car, but you can go broke doing it if you replace every "weak point". If the cover is off and you don't mind spending the $70 bucks, than...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 02-25-2011, 09:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,424
Posted By Spyder_Venom
My two cents, for what it's worth.... Most...

My two cents, for what it's worth....

Most people on this board spend way too much money fixing things that aren't a problem. For many of the "issues" that people throw money at, there is a simple...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-29-2010, 01:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,644
Posted By Spyder_Venom
Hydrometer is your friend: ...

Hydrometer is your friend:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hydrometer

http://www.amazon.com/E-Z-Red-S102-Anti-Freeze-Hydrometer/dp/B000JFL7RG
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 08-12-2010, 01:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 750
Posted By Spyder_Venom
A 330 motor will basically bolt in if you don't...

A 330 motor will basically bolt in if you don't want to throw in another 2.5, re-flash the ECU and you're good to go. There are many threads discussing the interchanges on the E46 platform.
Forum: Interior 08-12-2010, 12:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 509
Posted By Spyder_Venom
FS: 2001 E46 Coupe Door Lock Acuator (Driver's Side)

Purchased a pair off of a buddy but only needed the passenger side. Off a 2001 325CI. This is used but looks to be in great condition and verified working.

$65 shipped to the lower 48
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-05-2010, 02:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 595
Posted By Spyder_Venom
When you say R&R, I'm thinking full re-build....

When you say R&R, I'm thinking full re-build. Honestly, 8 hours isn't bad assuming they're pulling it. A bench rebuild should be 4-5 (best guess). I haven't done a steptronic, but I've done plenty of...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-26-2010, 10:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,204
Posted By Spyder_Venom
So if the tank is full, odds are the level sensor...

So if the tank is full, odds are the level sensor is 1) stuck 2) broken 3)needs cleaning.

There is a great DIY on here about cleaning and adjusting the fuel level sensors.
Forum: Great Lakes 06-15-2010, 04:05 PM
Replies: 1,850
Views: 163,054
Posted By Spyder_Venom
01 325CI - Belle Plaine

01 325CI - Belle Plaine
Forum: Great Lakes 06-04-2010, 09:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,669
Posted By Spyder_Venom
If the rain holds off, I'll be up there in the...

If the rain holds off, I'll be up there in the wife's car.
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