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Forum: General E46 Forum 05-09-2008, 01:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 542
Posted By brabus
Another Update

I was able to get the door trim off enough and the rear rail for the window moved out of the way so I can actually reach the actuator w/ my hand. In the attached picture I circled the part in red...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-09-2008, 08:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 542
Posted By brabus
TTT. Anyone? This is killing me.

TTT. Anyone? This is killing me.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-08-2008, 05:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 542
Posted By brabus
I tried white grease and silicone spray, but no...

I tried white grease and silicone spray, but no luck. I was able to get the door panel removed enough that I can fit my hand somewhat inside the door near the actuator. I'm able to feel far enough...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-08-2008, 05:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,487
Posted By brabus
FWIW I've used both Mobil1 0w-40 and 5w-30 and...

FWIW I've used both Mobil1 0w-40 and 5w-30 and have seen zero difference. However I do always change my oil every 6mo or 7500mi max, whichever happens first. So maybe the 0w-40 is better for the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-08-2008, 04:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 542
Posted By brabus
Update: I took out all the screws, but I see no...

Update: I took out all the screws, but I see no way to start prying off the door panel. HOWEVER, I realized that when the door is locked, I can pull the inside handle and the door lock knob pops up...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-08-2008, 02:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 542
Posted By brabus
Replaced door actuator, now neither handle works! Help!

My remote was not opening my driver's side door, so finally I got around to replacing the actuator. Presto, problem solved! It as a bit of a PITA, but really pretty easy. I know everything was...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2008, 10:07 PM
Replies: 332
Views: 121,618
Posted By brabus
Is there any way to test if the General Module is...

Is there any way to test if the General Module is possibly the problem? I'm thinking of removing it and then maybe using a Volt Meter to test those relays? If that's possible, what voltage should...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-22-2008, 08:25 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,066
Posted By brabus
Damn you cunni, my car just doesn't seem to like...

Damn you cunni, my car just doesn't seem to like that idea! Hopefully when I get the door panel off I can see if anything is out of place or if the actuator is just plain not working.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-21-2008, 10:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,066
Posted By brabus
I can hear the sound (like it's trying to unlock...

I can hear the sound (like it's trying to unlock via remote, just doesn't catch), you're pretty sure that means actuator? Does anyone have any pictures of the actuator? I've seen the DIY for the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-15-2008, 10:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 468
Posted By brabus
So what'd you fine? Mine completely don't work...

So what'd you fine? Mine completely don't work at all...no matter what position I put the lever in, they don't move a mm. Ideas?
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-24-2008, 03:42 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 39,011
Posted By brabus
I tried the silicon/white grease method and it...

I tried the silicon/white grease method and it didn't fix it. Since I can still open my driver's door from the inside (or physically w/ the key from the outside) I assume the cable is just out of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-20-2008, 03:08 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 10,535
Posted By brabus
I also have the same thing going on ('01 330) w/...

I also have the same thing going on ('01 330) w/ the misfires and the bank 1/2 lean. At this point I have replaced the hose from the MAF to the engine (original was cracked), new spark plugs, new...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-03-2006, 10:34 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 127,328
Posted By brabus
I plan on removing the oil filter to get to the...

I plan on removing the oil filter to get to the sensor...damn those small-hand/arm people! When I remove it, how much oil will come out? I'm still about 2000 away from my next oil change, so I...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-03-2006, 04:14 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 127,328
Posted By brabus
I plan on removing the oil filter to get to the...

I plan on removing the oil filter to get to the sensor...damn those small-hand/arm people! When I remove it, how much oil will come out? I'm still about 2000 away from my next oil change, so I...
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