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Forum: New Member Introductions 11-10-2012, 04:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 698
Posted By jayriv72
Stashed some money aside for new rims, tires, and...

Stashed some money aside for new rims, tires, and suspension. What a huge difference in ride comfort. Again, thanks for everyone's input.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-10-2012, 03:54 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 86,831
Posted By jayriv72
Surprisingly, it wasn't as cruddy as expected or...

Surprisingly, it wasn't as cruddy as expected or illustrated in other DIY posts. I cleaned it out anyway. I don't know it it's just all in my head, but for some strange reason - it feels as though it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-10-2012, 03:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 12,630
Posted By jayriv72
Found an excellent explanation for the layperson...

Found an excellent explanation for the layperson that might aid in one's attempt at "diagnosing" their intake issues.

http://www.ehow.com/info_12225663_idle-air-control-valve-fuel-system.html
...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-10-2012, 03:36 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 146,585
Posted By jayriv72
Couldn't specifically locate the leak when I...

Couldn't specifically locate the leak when I changed the OFHG. My old gasket was still intact, although, it wasn't as pliable as the new one. It was also slightly flattened on the right lower segment...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-10-2012, 03:30 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 146,585
Posted By jayriv72
As mentioned in previous posts, it's probably a...

As mentioned in previous posts, it's probably a good idea to change the banjo bolt washers since you'll have to remove the lower end of the VANOS oil line prior to removing the oil filter housing. I...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-30-2012, 01:11 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 146,585
Posted By jayriv72
Did mine yesterday and noted some oil after a...

Did mine yesterday and noted some oil after a test run. Looking into changing the VANOS oil line/pipe and banjo crush washers, perform another clean, and hope this corrects the leak.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-29-2012, 06:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 12,630
Posted By jayriv72
I want to add that when the MAF is disconnected,...

I want to add that when the MAF is disconnected, the computer uses fail-safe parameters for the air/fuel mixture. It's not the optimum ratio but it allows the vehicle to function. Furthermore, the...
Forum: Suspension and Braking 10-23-2012, 08:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,896
Posted By jayriv72
Are they still up for grabs?

Are they still up for grabs?
Forum: Wheels and Tires 10-21-2012, 07:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,454
Posted By jayriv72
Items SOLD.

Items SOLD.
Forum: Suspension and Braking 10-20-2012, 08:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 386
Posted By jayriv72
Item SOLD.

Item SOLD.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 10-20-2012, 06:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 625
Posted By jayriv72
What size tires do you have on the 19s? And...

What size tires do you have on the 19s? And what's their condition?
Forum: Suspension and Braking 10-20-2012, 01:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 386
Posted By jayriv72
FS: H&R Springs 29484 (red)

Front & Rear springs for sale - $150 shipped within US (except Alaska & Hawaii)

Approx 20K mileage.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-19-2012, 11:40 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 86,831
Posted By jayriv72
Solidjake - No prob. In "diagnosing" the problem,...

Solidjake - No prob. In "diagnosing" the problem, I stumbled onto one of your DIY videos on cleaning the ICV. Perhaps, I'll consider doing this as PM sometime in the near future, unless you don't...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-19-2012, 11:32 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 86,831
Posted By jayriv72
...without any noticeable hesitation or lag. I've...

...without any noticeable hesitation or lag. I've yet to drive it around a bit to determine if MPGs have improved. DTE no longer varying 15+/- miles at idle as well.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-19-2012, 11:30 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 86,831
Posted By jayriv72
Idle hums around 600 and very steady....

Idle hums around 600 and very steady. Acceleration is smooth and without any n
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-19-2012, 11:08 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 86,831
Posted By jayriv72
Mileage is 113K and I've been experiencing...

Mileage is 113K and I've been experiencing similar issues the last couple of weeks. I replaced fuel sending unit and pump today - problems resolved. TKC, thanks for the DIY tutorial - extremely...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-19-2012, 10:48 PM
Replies: 28,438
Views: 2,114,667
Posted By jayriv72
Have been experiencing unusual fuel gauge...

Have been experiencing unusual fuel gauge readings, rough idling, and poor MPGs. Replaced fuel sending unit and fuel pump this evening - problems resolved. Thank you, TKC, for your awesome DIY...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-17-2012, 07:34 AM
Replies: 28,438
Views: 2,114,667
Posted By jayriv72
Changed oil & filter, air filter, and pre-cat...

Changed oil & filter, air filter, and pre-cat oxygen sensors. Plan to change fuel sensor and pump tomorrow.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 10-12-2012, 04:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,454
Posted By jayriv72
I apologize for the huge delay in responding -...

I apologize for the huge delay in responding - life happens. Anyhow, the springs are still for sale - $125 (includes shipping). Let me know if you're still interested.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 06-15-2012, 02:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,454
Posted By jayriv72
Hamann HM2 Wheels & H&R Racing Springs For Sale

Hamann HM2 19 x 8.5 all around.

Hancook Ventus V12 evo 91Y 235/35Z19R (two tires)
Nexen N3000 91Y 235/35Z19R (two tires)

H&R Racing Springs 29484 (red) Front & Rear

Wheels + Tires + Springs...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-13-2012, 11:30 AM
Replies: 28,438
Views: 2,114,667
Posted By jayriv72
@ac_2007: I suspected the product was the same,...

@ac_2007: I suspected the product was the same, however, according to what is advertised on H&R's website, this is the contrary. Please review the following link for your edification:
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-12-2012, 10:23 PM
Replies: 28,438
Views: 2,114,667
Posted By jayriv72
As I've learned today, a manufacture's spring...

As I've learned today, a manufacture's spring height will vary (independent of strut/shock) depending on the model selected. I opted to purchase a combo shock/spring setup (H&R Touring Cup Kit)...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-12-2012, 07:20 PM
Replies: 28,438
Views: 2,114,667
Posted By jayriv72
Thanks for clarifying. H&R's website depicts...

Thanks for clarifying. H&R's website depicts their product line of springs in varying colors (sport in black, race in red, and super sport in blue). I suppose I should just rely on the product number...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-12-2012, 06:28 PM
Replies: 28,438
Views: 2,114,667
Posted By jayriv72
Replaced old suspension.

Bought a 2002 325i sedan which originally had stock struts and H&R racing springs. Today I installed the H&R Touring Cup Kit and am surprisingly impressed with it's improved ride comfort. I was a...
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-12-2012, 10:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 698
Posted By jayriv72
Thanks for the input fellas. Keeping things...

Thanks for the input fellas. Keeping things simple, I've opted to purchase H&R's Touring Cup kit. I'm sure it'll be an improvement over the current stock suspension. I also plan on selling the Hamann...
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