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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-21-2014, 06:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 736
Posted By TitanSilverE46
A little WD40 (penetrating oil) is good. Then I...

A little WD40 (penetrating oil) is good.
Then I purchased a little puller (https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/14028750/Puller.jpg) sold as a battery terminal puller.

Worked a dream.
...
Forum: Australia 07-17-2014, 01:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 768
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Arrived back from Ireland yesterday with my...

Arrived back from Ireland yesterday with my "Oversized Baggage" that had no damage whatsoever! My bubble wrap and cardboard did the job.

Unnwrapping I found that I had wrapped the parcel a bit...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-24-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,499
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Actually they did not come in cardboard tubes,...

Actually they did not come in cardboard tubes, but bought some bubble wrap, duct tape and wrapped securely, then found some cardboard to over wrap. The two units are now in one package and look...
Forum: Australia 06-09-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 768
Posted By TitanSilverE46
I gave both part numbers in the first post.....

I gave both part numbers in the first post.....
Forum: Australia 06-08-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 768
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Well it looks like there are a couple of...

Well it looks like there are a couple of alternatives to paying BMW prices locally.

It looks like Jetpart Australasia have bought in a number and amortised the freight. So whether you import from...
Forum: Australia 06-07-2014, 01:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 768
Posted By TitanSilverE46
I do feel a bit mean but if I started accepting...

I do feel a bit mean but if I started accepting orders I reckon I would be looking at trying to bring in 20 or more.

While I am sure I will get my two through Customs, more than that and I think I...
Forum: Australia 06-06-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 768
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Replace Windscreen Cover - Cheap!

Both my 2001 325 and 2001 318 have multiple cracks AND lots of bits missing from my windscreen covers due to the strong Australian sun. I have seen on another thread that the Australian dealerships...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-04-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,499
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Both my 2001 325 and 2001 318 have multiple...

Both my 2001 325 and 2001 318 have multiple cracks AND lots of bits missing from my windscreen covers due to the strong Australian sun.

A couple of years ago I got a good price from USA but then...
Forum: Australia 02-04-2014, 01:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 670
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Anyone else wanting to do this, Peninsula BM...

Anyone else wanting to do this, Peninsula BM (http://www.ebay.com/itm/330905881364?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1423.l2649) have one on eBay for $35.00.
Just did a DIY ...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-29-2014, 01:40 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 63,312
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Thanks for this thread. Super easy and PASoft...

Thanks for this thread. Super easy and PASoft activated straight away.

Cheers from down under
Forum: Australia 01-28-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 256
Posted By TitanSilverE46
On Board Computer Mod for 318i

If you own a E46 318i you are missing out on many accessories that our 325i brethren take for granted: Front Fog Lights, Footwell Lighting, Centre Armrest, Rear Seat Map Pockets and On Board...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-07-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,600
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Subscribe

Subscribe
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-07-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 497
Posted By TitanSilverE46
I had to change mine recently but I didn't bother...

I had to change mine recently but I didn't bother with all the work you did on the console, just steps 3,4 than 8. The front of the console lifts enough to pop the switch out. Unplug and plug in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-14-2013, 04:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 266
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Yes

Yes
Forum: Australia 05-14-2013, 12:53 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,741
Posted By TitanSilverE46
1991 would be the basic M50 would it not? The...

1991 would be the basic M50 would it not? The M50TU with the single Vanos came in late 1992 I thought? M50B25 engine specs (http://www.usautoparts.net/bmw/engines/m50.htm)
Forum: Australia 05-13-2013, 03:47 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,741
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Yes, 5 speed Auto so 100kph in top is 2000 RPM. ...

Yes, 5 speed Auto so 100kph in top is 2000 RPM. Probably most economical at 130 -140kph.
The computers were available on eBay and I toyed with the idea of installing one but never got around to it....
Forum: Australia 05-13-2013, 02:01 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,741
Posted By TitanSilverE46
I was getting better than 10Litres/100km and the...

I was getting better than 10Litres/100km and the best I got on a fast trip from Melbourne to Portland was 1000km from the 80 litre tank! I reckon I was driving on fumes for the last km!
Even though...
Forum: Australia 05-13-2013, 12:17 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,741
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Don't agree here ... I bought my 1993 M50TU in...

Don't agree here ... I bought my 1993 M50TU in 1998 (120,000km) and had it for 15 years selling it in Feb this year. 395,000k and everything still worked well. A/C, radio, all lights, Cruise,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-08-2013, 01:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 442
Posted By TitanSilverE46
How about Fuel Filter?

How about Fuel Filter?
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-03-2013, 09:50 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 8,410
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Stewart Pumps in Summary

So Stewart charge x3 for their pumps and trade on the fact they are 'set and 'forget'.

Stewart pumps have a good reputation and folks are prepared to pay x3.

Stewart claim they have only had 5...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-01-2013, 05:28 PM
Replies: 902
Views: 118,642
Posted By TitanSilverE46
While I fully agree with this .... FP is overdue...

While I fully agree with this .... FP is overdue for replacement .... I would like to know from GT4Point6 what the original starting problem sounded like.

Was it cranking with no sign of starting,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-01-2013, 06:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 937
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Have a read of the link in my Sig, "New Key for...

Have a read of the link in my Sig, "New Key for Old".

Take care !!!
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-25-2013, 09:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,278
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Just throwing another possible cause of the OP's...

Just throwing another possible cause of the OP's original problem ...

If a lot of cranking is done with no start, the hydraulic pressure is lost in the lifters, effectively the valves don't open,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-21-2013, 12:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 211
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Can you still hear the fan blowing softly after...

Can you still hear the fan blowing softly after you turn the engine off? If so, the FSR resistor is faulty ... yes, the new one is faulty! Did you fit a Behr unit?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-19-2013, 05:43 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,274
Posted By TitanSilverE46
As I reported back in Dec 2011, with their MkIII...

As I reported back in Dec 2011, with their MkIII version, I had to replace the melted plug when it failed and I fitted a Behr unit. The Behr unit has had no problems for the last 16 months.
A few...
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