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Forum: General E46 Forum 04-14-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,131
Posted By Boondockz
In fact the only money "thrown" at this problem...

In fact the only money "thrown" at this problem has been on an upper intake boot (that had cracked by the booser hose when I removed it multiple times) some vac line (I already had), and the 4 prong...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-14-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,131
Posted By Boondockz
The things I listed I.e fuel pump, CVV, vanos...

The things I listed I.e fuel pump, CVV, vanos seals, were I no way meant to fix one cylinder. My VC was leaking so I did that, while at it I did my vanos, when my ccv started sounding like a fog...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2014, 09:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,131
Posted By Boondockz
Naa the disa doesn't do much, it isn't a...

Naa the disa doesn't do much, it isn't a measuring sensor, it relays no real data.

Without going into it too much the disa has a magnet, spring and vacuum pot. When the car is under 4200 rpm the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2014, 09:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,131
Posted By Boondockz
Lol at "sticky" stupid auto correct. **stick ...

Lol at "sticky" stupid auto correct. **stick

Im probably going to get a set of the injector seal rings and check that out next. Maybe Swap the #6 injector with #2 or something. Will update this...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,131
Posted By Boondockz
Barrel of gd monkeys. This is almost...

Barrel of gd monkeys.

This is almost laughable. There was indeed a compromised vacuum line at the check valve. I unplugged and took the whole thing out, replaced the lines and checked the one...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,131
Posted By Boondockz
Sticky- what do you mean vacuum source, I know...

Sticky- what do you mean vacuum source, I know the SAP are you referring to the secondary air check valve? Or the vac line that opens and closes it? Cracked plug? Like under the cabin air filter...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,131
Posted By Boondockz
Angry Cylinder 6 running rough...driving me crazy.

This car.. Such love hate.

So my issue is now cylinder 6. It has been running rough, in INPA at idle 1-5 will be at 0 and 6 will be at 1.5 and will climb into the threes or higher, I've seen it at...
Forum: Lighting Forum 03-30-2014, 12:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 384
Posted By Boondockz
Mine were out when I bought my car, I didn't know...

Mine were out when I bought my car, I didn't know they were mood lights until I retrofitted a 5 series dome light in. Mine only illuminate with the running lights or headlights on.

I opened the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-29-2014, 11:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 722
Posted By Boondockz
Auto zone will not. They cant legally. No parts...

Auto zone will not. They cant legally. No parts stores even rent scanners in ca anymore. Its a real bummer.

But I think you can still buy one and return it.

Also On mine there seems to be a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-29-2014, 01:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 722
Posted By Boondockz
Also check the engine to chassis ground. Located...

Also check the engine to chassis ground. Located on the passenger side motor mount bracket. I've read that it won't fire up without it.

It's real easy to see the bracket and the chassis ground...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-16-2014, 03:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By Boondockz
Looks like its coming out from the back of the...

Looks like its coming out from the back of the vanos. But oil trails can be misleading. If its not the VCG its could be your vanos to block gasket, maybe the vanos was rebuilt and the gasket...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-11-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 11,688
Posted By Boondockz
I'm six foot nine... Got any talltees? I reallly...

I'm six foot nine... Got any talltees? I reallly like that green one pictured on page 1.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-06-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 198,242
Posted By Boondockz
Hey, I got the oil reset just fine. Currently I...

Hey, I got the oil reset just fine. Currently I am trying to clear the codes I recently acquired, I have tryed many many times and am wondering if the SES is different from a check engine light? ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-06-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 758
Posted By Boondockz
I had to, I did my VANOS seals and VCG and the...

I had to, I did my VANOS seals and VCG and the first startup after that it had a foghorn under the intake manifold. It made a lot of funny sounds sometimes it was completely silent, until I shut the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-06-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 885
Posted By Boondockz
Question What does BMW blue coolant smell like as steam??

I've been wrenching ALOT these days, did a coolant overhaul, well 75% of it.

I am very familiar with regular coolant and its sweet/ smell and taste, i have noticed the bmw coolant leaves alot...
Forum: New Member Introductions 03-05-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 393
Posted By Boondockz
Carfax it. Maybe you will eliminate some things...

Carfax it. Maybe you will eliminate some things from the to do list.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-05-2014, 09:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,495
Posted By Boondockz
Red RTV hightemp silicone is holding strong.

Red RTV hightemp silicone is holding strong.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-05-2014, 09:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 758
Posted By Boondockz
That is what I was thinking to do last resort. ...

That is what I was thinking to do last resort. Probably should have just done that, but I was real careful with the old hose, and they all were in great condition still. So I just reused the one...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-05-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 870
Posted By Boondockz
God what a pita. Fixed up great tho.

God what a pita. Fixed up great tho.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-05-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 870
Posted By Boondockz
Well, the lower ccv chamber was like a rattle...

Well, the lower ccv chamber was like a rattle just filled with broken plastic. I am half way done now, just waiting on ups to show up with the other parts.

I allmost had a panic attack when I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-05-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 758
Posted By Boondockz
This is where the port is on others..

This is where the port is on others..
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-05-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 758
Posted By Boondockz
Huh.. there were plastic chunks stuck at the very...

Huh.. there were plastic chunks stuck at the very bottom (the top of the tube to dipstick).
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-05-2014, 01:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 758
Posted By Boondockz
CCV help 323i only has one port off air distribution rail...

I am in the middle of replacing my ccv valve.

I have taken everything apart but ALL the diy pictures i can Find show two hoses running to the air distribution rail. One hose in the front and one...
Forum: General Off-Topic 03-05-2014, 12:06 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,736
Posted By Boondockz
Wow, you should probably chop his/her fingers off...

Wow, you should probably chop his/her fingers off following that logic, wouldn't want them packing a 'concealed' class 2 lookalike firearm. (Or even worse, I remember in my day you could rig a...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-04-2014, 11:01 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 16,314
Posted By Boondockz
"When desirable cars become available to low...

"When desirable cars become available to low income youth...". I'll tell you what happens, all of a sudden some POS you look down your nose at, ass'u'ming everything about them down to their hobbys...
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