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Forum: General E46 Forum 10-03-2009, 04:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,592
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
Dude...Those pics SUCK, and you didn't tell us...

Dude...Those pics SUCK, and you didn't tell us what your car is. Better pictures and more info would help a LOT

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Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-03-2009, 04:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,609
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
When I had to buy a key (losy the only one) I...

When I had to buy a key (losy the only one) I searched all over. Cheapest I found on the internet that was able to cut a key off the VIN number was a little over $100. But I would still have to go...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-01-2009, 07:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 410
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
Heard one last month, loud and annoying IMHO ...

Heard one last month, loud and annoying IMHO

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Forum: E90 Sedan / E91 Wagon / E92 Coupe / E93 Cabrio - General Forum 09-30-2009, 04:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 17,824
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
You (and several others) would be dead wrong with...

You (and several others) would be dead wrong with that assumption. The process is way different.

I reset it according to instructions I found and the service indicator when from red to orange,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-28-2009, 05:40 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,885
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
I'm gonna get blasted for this, but if you are...

I'm gonna get blasted for this, but if you are thinking engine swap. I'd drop in a LS1 Chevy engine, in stock for it maks a little more HP than a M3 motor and a ton more tourque. It's been done and...
Forum: E90 Sedan / E91 Wagon / E92 Coupe / E93 Cabrio - General Forum 09-28-2009, 04:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 17,824
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
Help with brake pad sensor reset

Just changed the rear brakes and can'T get the brake sensor warning to reset. I've found several procedures on the internet and all seem different and don"t work.

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Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-27-2009, 06:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,609
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
I was not aware that the SMG tranny had syncros...

I was not aware that the SMG tranny had syncros at all. I was under the inpression that it was a sequential tranny and operated like a motorcycle transmission which do not have syncros which do not...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-27-2009, 06:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,204
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
OK. So you found th eoil low and added some till...

OK. So you found th eoil low and added some till it was between the lines. THen after runninf the engine it was off the dip stick again. THen I beleive you said you added some more oil and ran it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-27-2009, 06:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,671
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
First off, don't beleive the shop when they say...

First off, don't beleive the shop when they say they looked at the tapes. Unless you were in to have the oil changed in the last week at the most, they would never know. Most security cameras save...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-27-2009, 05:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,837
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
You did it the hard way. I changed mein a few...

You did it the hard way. I changed mein a few weeks ago and rented the press tool from a forum member for about $25. Money well spent as I did not have to remove the trailing arm and it took less...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-24-2009, 07:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 464
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
If you changed the fluid awile ago I'm guessing...

If you changed the fluid awile ago I'm guessing you let air in the lines. Bleed the brakes again.

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Forum: E46 Convertible 09-20-2009, 05:49 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,638
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
The fabric top is obviously easier to get into...

The fabric top is obviously easier to get into (you knew that before you posted this), but anyone with a brick can break a window and gain entry to a coupe even easier. If you want a vert, get a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2009, 05:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 943
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
I don't know about the newer cars but I know my...

I don't know about the newer cars but I know my 2003 M3 has a clutch delay valve that slows the action of the clutch to prevent exactly what you are trying to do. Fast, aggressive shifting.

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Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2009, 08:35 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,119
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
Just kidding. It's only a car, and while I like...

Just kidding. It's only a car, and while I like it, I've had more problems with this car than anyother car I've ever owned. So much for great German engineering.

My next car will be either a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-19-2009, 08:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,119
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
I'd really like another car, letting her drive it...

I'd really like another car, letting her drive it is the best way I can see to get it totalled.

I hope they will be OK with the registration. The bank has the title and the bill of sale is locked...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-19-2009, 08:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,119
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
Lost the only key we had

:banghead:

Still looking but I'm sure we los the only key we had. It was on ring by it's self because the wife and I constantly swapped it back and forth.

Question is, can the dealer make a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-19-2009, 12:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 668
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
You have one or more warped front rotors. Have...

You have one or more warped front rotors. Have the rotrors machined.

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Forum: General E46 Forum 09-17-2009, 12:28 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 3,879
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
Ditto for me. I wanted one when I bought the M3...

Ditto for me. I wanted one when I bought the M3 but didn't buy it because the wife hated it and didn't want to spend 30k on a 7-8 year old car. Bought the M3, she liked it but still *****ed about...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-14-2009, 02:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 809
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
To me the BLACK BOX would be the engine computer...

To me the BLACK BOX would be the engine computer or "ECM". Never would have though he was talking about the muffler.

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Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-14-2009, 01:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 655
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
Safe bet this is not the problem as it's been...

Safe bet this is not the problem as it's been happening for nearly a year and I get gas everywhere. It does seem to happen more when the car is idle for days at a time.

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Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-14-2009, 01:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,858
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
An extreme amount of spacing will cause the wheel...

An extreme amount of spacing will cause the wheel bearings to go south in a hurry. As a mechanic I remember in the early 90s when the rage was wheels with almost no backspacing causing nearly half...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-14-2009, 01:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,050
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
THat light has been on in my 03 M3 since I bought...

THat light has been on in my 03 M3 since I bought it over a year ago. Fluid id not low at all as I filled it till it overflowed. I wrote off messing with it when I saw where the bottle is mounted. I...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-11-2009, 04:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 655
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
I'll try that Re'

I'll try that

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Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-10-2009, 06:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 655
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
Wierd starting problem

My 03 M3 convertible has a wierd problem. Probably 2/3 of the time whan I start the car it won't fire the first time. Most of the time it will sputter and try to fire, and sometimes it will just...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-08-2009, 05:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 944
Posted By RE AND CHERYL
The add says you can get a free carfax and it's...

The add says you can get a free carfax and it's not free at all.

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