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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-23-2015, 01:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 338
Posted By hitbyastick
Yeah just sell them to somebody who might need...

Yeah just sell them to somebody who might need them. They aren't very good speakers especially after 14 years.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-20-2015, 08:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 344
Posted By hitbyastick
Maybe just a pump that was destined to go down...

Maybe just a pump that was destined to go down early.
Forum: Great Lakes 01-20-2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 242
Posted By hitbyastick
I think you're supposed to disconnect the battery...

I think you're supposed to disconnect the battery first, then you may disconnect the airbags. You wrote that backwards.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-20-2015, 05:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 594
Posted By hitbyastick
You desperately need to get rid of this 14...

You desperately need to get rid of this 14 year-old car if this is the case. If you are a retired person it will drain you. If you aren't a retired person it will ensure that you are never able to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-20-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 594
Posted By hitbyastick
I suggest you go there and speak to someone with...

I suggest you go there and speak to someone with some rank, explain the situation, and clear the air. It's a dealership. They get threatened with lawsuits all the time and likely have a team of good...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-20-2015, 04:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 594
Posted By hitbyastick
Sounds to me like you were a bit late in...

Sounds to me like you were a bit late in addressing the cooling system, and have now reaped the consequences. The first time it overheated you were supposed to stop driving it as soon as the needle...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-20-2015, 04:08 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,681
Posted By hitbyastick
OK, I believe you. You have addressed the shift...

OK, I believe you. You have addressed the shift quality, and the spring that breaks. Both of these are entirely repairable, so are they simple cheap fixes or do they cost an arm and a leg? And also,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-19-2015, 12:09 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,681
Posted By hitbyastick
Explain. Seriously, I'd be interested.

Explain. Seriously, I'd be interested.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-18-2015, 11:13 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,681
Posted By hitbyastick
:thumbup:

:thumbup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-18-2015, 10:42 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,681
Posted By hitbyastick
:facepalm: I seriously doubt what you just...

:facepalm: I seriously doubt what you just posted. But OK. It's the countless other people who are wrong. Now I'm straight. You sure told me.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-18-2015, 05:40 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,681
Posted By hitbyastick
I hope not. That article was dire. My goal would...

I hope not. That article was dire. My goal would be to avoid all repair costs associated with that badly-engineered troublesome transmission. Even a $1500 repair bill would be out of the question,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-18-2015, 05:23 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,681
Posted By hitbyastick
You'd know:hi: One of many interesting SMG...

You'd know:hi:

One of many interesting SMG commentaries, but I think this one pretty much sums it up

SMG = Serious Money Gone
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-17-2015, 05:50 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,681
Posted By hitbyastick
What you say is generally true. But I find a lot...

What you say is generally true. But I find a lot of positive reviews for things. People like to get online and brag you know. If everything sucked they would not have that joyous opportunity.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-17-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 624
Posted By hitbyastick
^ No, you're a whining boomer and therefore...

^ No, you're a whining boomer and therefore irritating. So you had 'bad' service using an old method of doing business that is widely superseded by a much more efficient means. It's called the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-17-2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,681
Posted By hitbyastick
You people need a good old-fashioned revolution.

You people need a good old-fashioned revolution.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-17-2015, 04:57 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,681
Posted By hitbyastick
If it was so great why did BMW stop producing it....

If it was so great why did BMW stop producing it. SMG is basically a racing gearbox, shines on the track but sucks on the street. Expensive to repair, weird in its operation. Bangs into gear. Does...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-17-2015, 02:39 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 582
Posted By hitbyastick
No BMW dealers in the area? One-stop shoppin'....

No BMW dealers in the area? One-stop shoppin'. Just sayin'.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-17-2015, 12:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 624
Posted By hitbyastick
Does OP still use fax machines and pagers...

Does OP still use fax machines and pagers too?:facepalm:
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-17-2015, 12:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 278
Posted By hitbyastick
I can't believe anyone still replies to these...

I can't believe anyone still replies to these threads. For once I'd like to see some lazy person who doesn't feel like they should have to do a search on a topic that has already been discussed to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-17-2015, 12:40 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 582
Posted By hitbyastick
That's a sweet looking car. Don't disrespect it....

That's a sweet looking car. Don't disrespect it. Use BMW blue coolant ONLY. Yes, it's a big deal. Do NOT use the STP oil additive. Take it back for a refund. You do not need additives of any kind....
Forum: Lighting Forum 01-15-2015, 03:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 477
Posted By hitbyastick
I replaced the original halogen headlight lenses...

I replaced the original halogen headlight lenses with new ones and swapped a set of OSRAM Rallye 65 watt bulbs in place of the standard 55w with excellent results. Properly aimed they have good...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-14-2015, 01:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 279
Posted By hitbyastick
Did you attach both connections at the back of...

Did you attach both connections at the back of the alternator firmly? You should do as already advised and check your work.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-13-2015, 06:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 129
Posted By hitbyastick
Home Depot to the aisle where the barbed fittings...

Home Depot to the aisle where the barbed fittings are. There should be a plastic barbed splice piece in the size you need. Probably 5/32" or approximately 4mm ID. Press them in to splice.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-13-2015, 03:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 755
Posted By hitbyastick
Stop driving the car around when it's overheating...

Stop driving the car around when it's overheating or you will be up sh*t creek. Get the car's nose up, ramps are OK. Follow the proper procedure for drain and fill posted all over the place on this...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-12-2015, 09:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 224
Posted By hitbyastick
I agree it looks to be on there upside down. Not...

I agree it looks to be on there upside down. Not sure if it matters or not. Before I did anything else I would send it to the GM5 guy because he knows what he's doing. http://www.bmwgm5.com/

You...
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