E46 BMW Social Directory E46 FAQ 3-Series Discussion Forums BMW Photo Gallery BMW 3-Series Technical Information E46 Fanatics - The Ultimate BMW Resource BMW Vendors General E46 Forum The Tire Rack's Tire Wheel Forum Forced Induction Forum The Off-Topic The E46 BMW Showroom For Sale, For Trade or Wanting to Buy

Welcome to the E46Fanatics forums. E46Fanatics is the premiere website for BMW 3 series owners around the world with interactive forums, a geographical enthusiast directory, photo galleries, and technical information for BMW enthusiasts.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact contact us.


Go Back   E46Fanatics > Search Forums

You searched for the keyword(s):
Your search results are listed below. If you did not find the answer you were looking for, please try searching again. Make sure that you are searching the entire site and not a specific forum. If you cannot find the answer to your question, create a new discussion topic in the appropriate BMW related or Off-Topic section.

Showing results 1 to 23 of 23
Search took 0.58 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: RMAAS
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-19-2013, 12:31 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,182
Posted By RMAAS
I just replaced my Wahler with a Behr. The...

I just replaced my Wahler with a Behr. The Wahler was leaking from the o-ring like the one shown in Mau330i's pictures. My Wahler's production date was 06 2011.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-18-2013, 11:23 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,182
Posted By RMAAS
Maui330i: Can you give some details (PN,...

Maui330i:

Can you give some details (PN, Dimensions) on the replacement O-ring you used ? Did it work?
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-16-2013, 09:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,152
Posted By RMAAS
Update for future searchers. My replacement...

Update for future searchers. My replacement Wahler thermostat started leaking fromt the temperature sensor at 11,000 miles and 1 1/2 years on the car. It only had a 1 year warranty from the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-22-2012, 08:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 525
Posted By RMAAS
Updating for future searches... What I found...

Updating for future searches...

What I found on my convertible was the triangular base had small cracks at the pivot point of the visor, which I believe was causing the buzz. You'll need to...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 10-23-2012, 12:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,206
Posted By RMAAS
Love My FSDs

I've had my Koni FSDs now for about 18,000 miles and they're great. There isn't a noticeable difference in the ride height, but I can't say for sure as I didn't measure before and after. I also...
Forum: E46 Convertible 12-21-2011, 08:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,255
Posted By RMAAS
I'm running 235 45 17s on my 2004 325 CiC. The...

I'm running 235 45 17s on my 2004 325 CiC. The slightly larger tire helps with the existing speedo error, although it is still not perfect. I don't have any problems with rubbing. I also have the...
Forum: E46 Convertible 12-14-2011, 03:20 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,215
Posted By RMAAS
Why wouldn't you? Seal the roof, and throw on a...

Why wouldn't you? Seal the roof, and throw on a set (4) of snows. It's got DSC!

A few years ago, I got caught in a 6" snowstorm. I got stuck behind someone stalled up a hill. Luckily for me a...
Forum: E46 Convertible 12-02-2011, 08:54 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 712
Posted By RMAAS
Control Arm Bushing (CAB) Replacement

I just replaced the Control Arm Bushings on my 2004 325 CiC. It's a pretty straightforward job, but a little bit different than some of the other 3 series, as there is an aluminum brace underneath...
Forum: E46 Convertible 12-02-2011, 08:30 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 448
Posted By RMAAS
Outside mirror glass replacement

I just replaced the outside passenger side mirror glass on my 2004 325 CiC. It's a straightfoward job as the mirror is held in place by some plastic clips. I pried the old mirror out with some...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-02-2011, 08:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,211
Posted By RMAAS
I just used Sybesma to repair the mirror cell on...

I just used Sybesma to repair the mirror cell on my 2004 325 CiC. The mirror has the auto-dim, homelink, telephone, and SOS features, so the repair at $95.- including shipping is worth it. The...
Forum: E46 Convertible 11-18-2011, 03:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 852
Posted By RMAAS
Sorry for the late reply. It's been a few years...

Sorry for the late reply. It's been a few years since I put a Remus exhaust on my 325CiC, but I am happy with it. The stock exhaust was just too tame for me. It does have a slight drone, but...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-15-2011, 08:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 689
Posted By RMAAS
Not sure what you mean by a no return valve. ...

Not sure what you mean by a no return valve. Bleeding a clutch is just like bleeding brakes. You can use a 2 man method where someone pumps the clutch pedal and holds it down, while you open the...
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-14-2011, 11:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 960
Posted By RMAAS
It's not too difficult, you will need a spring...

It's not too difficult, you will need a spring compressor. There are a number of posts in the general section, just search. I found that compressing the springs while under the car helped the shock...
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-14-2011, 08:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 960
Posted By RMAAS
I have Koni FSDs with my stock sport suspension...

I have Koni FSDs with my stock sport suspension springs. I didn't want to go too firm or want to deal with rattles on rough pavement. I'd say I accomplished both; forgiving ride on rough pavement...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-19-2010, 06:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,710
Posted By RMAAS
Ok, after watching the video, I figured out what...

Ok, after watching the video, I figured out what I was doing wrong. You need to go through this sequence of pressing and releasing fairly quickly, or the reset won't work. I followed the video, and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-19-2010, 06:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,710
Posted By RMAAS
Did you ever find out how to reset your oil...

Did you ever find out how to reset your oil indicator on your '04? I'm having the same problem on my '04 325 CiC. I followed the DIY right up to the point where is says END DIA, but the Oil Service...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 03-22-2010, 11:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,292
Posted By RMAAS
Thumbs Up I just received my Hankooks last week. They're...

I just received my Hankooks last week. They're not fully broken in, but compared with the Bridgestone E030's that came with the car, they are quieter, smoother and have better grip. I haven't...
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 03-22-2010, 11:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,819
Posted By RMAAS
I tried the Black Magic car wax on my jet black...

I tried the Black Magic car wax on my jet black convertible, as it was the number 1 rated wax by Consumer Reports a few years ago. I figured at $8.- a bottle it was hard to go wrong.

I wax my car...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-31-2009, 02:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,151
Posted By RMAAS
Will do

Will do
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-31-2009, 12:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,151
Posted By RMAAS
Thanks again. Are there any vibration issues...

Thanks again. Are there any vibration issues with spacers, or will any hubcentric spacer work?
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-31-2009, 09:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,151
Posted By RMAAS
Thanks for the quick response; I'm trying to...

Thanks for the quick response; I'm trying to avoid using spacers if possible.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-31-2009, 07:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,151
Posted By RMAAS
Style 119 with 235/45/17

All,

I've searched the threads and couldn't find the answer to my question below.

I've got a 2004 325 CiC with Sport Package and Style 119 wheels, 17" x 8" with 47 mm offset.

I'm thinking...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-27-2009, 04:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 818
Posted By RMAAS
2004 BMWs with BMW Assist with Bluetooth

FYI, more information for future searchers on this topic.

For certain 2004 BMWs that came with BMW Assist with Bluetooth.

I just found a BMW Technical Service bulletin that says that...
Showing results 1 to 23 of 23


 

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:39 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
(c) 1999 - 2011 performanceIX Inc - privacy policy - terms of use