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Forum: General E46 Forum 11-25-2012, 07:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,132
Posted By taburki1s
anymore ideas?

anymore ideas?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-25-2012, 05:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,132
Posted By taburki1s
I do not know if it is the ccv or not. However, I...

I do not know if it is the ccv or not. However, I did not have this problem prior to doing vanos and vcg. And there was smoke entering through the vents and i know thats not normal. I would say that...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-25-2012, 04:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,132
Posted By taburki1s
Smoke coming out of oil cap... Just did VCG... HELP!

So I just did VCG, VANOS "Beisan Systems" and spark plug. Today driving back from a friends house I noticed smoke in the cabin and it smelled like burning oil.

I stopped the car looked under the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-23-2012, 12:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 913
Posted By taburki1s
@bimmernut3: yes, the drain plug does not have a...

@bimmernut3: yes, the drain plug does not have a washer it has got a sealant ring and quite frankly it looked fine to me. So I just put it back on. The smell of ATF in the cabin is getting weaker as...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-22-2012, 08:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 913
Posted By taburki1s
Any other opinions on this subject?

Any other opinions on this subject?
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-17-2012, 01:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 913
Posted By taburki1s
Transmission fluid leak!!! This is becoming a PITA.

So most of the time when I slow down and come to a stop I smell ATF in the cabin. I recently changed ATF fluid, so I thought its just ATF on exhaust pipe etc etc. So I jacked up the car and cleaned...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-11-2012, 11:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,579
Posted By taburki1s
@TitaniumCranium: Ye, you are right I just did...

@TitaniumCranium: Ye, you are right I just did not know how to clearly explain the situation. You put it just right its kind of locking up in Park at times and the car is still shifting pretty well....
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-11-2012, 11:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 681
Posted By taburki1s
I am only going to replace VANOS seals and not...

I am only going to replace VANOS seals and not bother about rattle repair since I have no rattle in my VANOS unit. However, is it really that important to change VANOS seals? Any performance boost...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-11-2012, 12:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 681
Posted By taburki1s
Vcg _ spark plugs _ vanos seals

I already have the vcg and the spark plugs for my 03 330I. I am considering getting beisan systems vanos seals. I definitely have some kind of leak around the vanos. Any suggestions on what else I...
Forum: Great Plains & Rocky Mountains 10-10-2012, 11:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,058
Posted By taburki1s
Its southeast Missouri. Sent from my...

Its southeast Missouri.

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SGH-I777 using Bimmer App
Forum: Great Plains & Rocky Mountains 10-10-2012, 09:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,058
Posted By taburki1s
Dang... I think I am the only one in cape G. ...

Dang... I think I am the only one in cape G.

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SGH-I777 using Bimmer App
Forum: Great Plains & Rocky Mountains 10-09-2012, 11:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,058
Posted By taburki1s
Anyone around Cape Girardeau, MO?

Any fanatics around 63701 or am I the only one?
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2012, 11:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,579
Posted By taburki1s
Well I used the "palm" method. I saw some DIY...

Well I used the "palm" method. I saw some DIY where they did not use a thermometer. I don't know may be I am just being ridiculous.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2012, 10:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,579
Posted By taburki1s
I really don't remember. I don't think the fluid...

I really don't remember. I don't think the fluid is leaking... I mean wouldn't it show the next morning on the pavement. I have not noticed anything so far and no I did not use torque wrench. Do you...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2012, 10:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,579
Posted By taburki1s
Yes I did change the filter. I initially bought...

Yes I did change the filter. I initially bought 11 quarts of fluid. I first drained through the plug. Filled the car up. driver for 50 miles or so. This time drained it again but also took out pan...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2012, 06:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,579
Posted By taburki1s
Well I usually (If and when I remember to) pull...

Well I usually (If and when I remember to) pull the handbrake and then shift to Park. The entire time I got my foot on the brakes as well.
@Mr325: I am hoping that its normal as well. I have no...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2012, 05:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,579
Posted By taburki1s
@Mango: BTW Royal Purple also meets Esso specs....

@Mango: BTW Royal Purple also meets Esso specs. **** was expensive, at least I didn,t use valvoline. I thought I was doing the right thing. And ye I did change the filter.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2012, 05:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,579
Posted By taburki1s
@tock172: at times yea... but today it happened...

@tock172: at times yea... but today it happened twice on flat surface and then ten minutes later no jerk, no hesitation. I am seriously getting pissed.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2012, 05:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,579
Posted By taburki1s
Well how could it be wrong when its meets Texaco...

Well how could it be wrong when its meets Texaco and BMW specs. I have the ZF 5hp19 and it uses Texaco fluid 7045 something something.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2012, 05:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,579
Posted By taburki1s
Need some clarification. Steptronic transmission

So a week or so ago I changed the transmission fluid in my 2003 330I with 147xxx that I just bought recently; I used royal purple atf. I didn't get any service records so I just did it as a...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 10-06-2012, 11:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,445
Posted By taburki1s
Ye I purchased the kit from uucautowerks. I just...

Ye I purchased the kit from uucautowerks. I just can't wait to do this job. I bought the car with 146xxx and do not know of any maintenance history. I am just just refreshing things as they show up....
Forum: Suspension & Braking 10-05-2012, 11:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,445
Posted By taburki1s
Man it has been raining here all day. So didn't...

Man it has been raining here all day. So didn't test it yet but I have already ordered meyle HD shock mounts. I am just going to replace both rear mounts. Should I also look at replacing shock...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 10-05-2012, 01:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,445
Posted By taburki1s
Is this rear shock mount bad???

So just wondering if this is bad and needs replaced? I am hearing a metal clunking/rattling sound over rough roads that disappears when braking. I know about my anti-rattle clips and I am ordering...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 09-24-2012, 05:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 551
Posted By taburki1s
You need to replace your oil level sender next...

You need to replace your oil level sender next time you change oil.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-24-2012, 05:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,344
Posted By taburki1s
@mango: I actually had already subscribed to your...

@mango: I actually had already subscribed to your link. Unfortunately, I found that thread only after doing the engine oil change on my e46. My oil level sender is bad and throws false readings so I...
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