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Forum: Australia 10-16-2012, 08:44 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,105
Posted By Vas87
Glad you live in a different state to me. Good...

Glad you live in a different state to me. Good luck getting yourself/someone killed one day.
Forum: Australia 10-10-2012, 10:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 740
Posted By Vas87
You might want to post the size.

You might want to post the size.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-10-2012, 04:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 425
Posted By Vas87
Didn't work unfortunately, looks like I have to...

Didn't work unfortunately, looks like I have to replace the blower, which does not seem like a fun job at all. :(
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-07-2012, 09:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 403
Posted By Vas87
Yes to the air filter, not the other 3.

Yes to the air filter, not the other 3.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-07-2012, 08:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 403
Posted By Vas87
Poor fuel consumption

Hi all, just got my car recently, did the VCG, spark plugs, Vanos seals and gasket, fuel filter and feel like there is a bit more torque below 3000 rpm so that's a bonus.

However, my fuel...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-04-2012, 07:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 425
Posted By Vas87
Thanks dmax, I'll try this on the weekend and...

Thanks dmax, I'll try this on the weekend and post back results!
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-04-2012, 06:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 425
Posted By Vas87
Noisy aircon vent

Hey all, another day, another niggling E46 problem...

My aircon is making a metallic noise what seems to be from the central air vent when climate control is set to low to medium speeds, more so...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-01-2012, 10:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 697
Posted By Vas87
Thanks, but it only shows how to take out the Nav...

Thanks, but it only shows how to take out the Nav screen which I already did.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-01-2012, 05:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 697
Posted By Vas87
Well I just routed my cables anyway. Still, if...

Well I just routed my cables anyway. Still, if anyone can answer, would be great.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-01-2012, 04:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 697
Posted By Vas87
remove hvac with nav unit

Hi all, I need to remove the HVAC (climate control unit) to instal the Aux cable plug, I have managed to get the 2 bottom screws undone but the top 2 are hidden behind a plastic strip and I can't...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-31-2012, 10:06 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,888
Posted By Vas87
I'm the 3rd owner, 130 thousand ks on the clock....

I'm the 3rd owner, 130 thousand ks on the clock. Had to replace all the tyres because they were all inflated to 1.5 Bar (18 inch low profile tyres...), fixed an oil leak, coolant leak, still got a...
Forum: Australia 08-31-2012, 09:09 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 6,326
Posted By Vas87
Up to 13.6 now. fml

Up to 13.6 now. fml
Forum: Australia 08-29-2012, 07:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 642
Posted By Vas87
Navigation update

So in the eternal quest to tinker with my car I am thinking of upgrading the stock maps on the Sat Nav (MY2004 330i Sport). Is it a simple matter of finding the right ISO and replacing the current...
Forum: Australia 08-25-2012, 10:07 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 6,326
Posted By Vas87
So I got the gaskets (VCG + Vanos), new NKG spark...

So I got the gaskets (VCG + Vanos), new NKG spark plugs, fuel filter, air filter done and guess what, fuel consumption is up to 13.2 L (and this is running 98RON BP ultimate). I have noticed a torque...
Forum: Australia 08-16-2012, 07:56 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 6,326
Posted By Vas87
I am in Adelaide, and by saying I'm doing it, I...

I am in Adelaide, and by saying I'm doing it, I am actually getting a mechanic mate to come over and give me a huge hand for a lot of beer.
Forum: Australia 08-15-2012, 09:10 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 6,326
Posted By Vas87
I have an oil leak in the valve cover gasket, and...

I have an oil leak in the valve cover gasket, and I read that that may also worsen fuel consumption. All you need to know about the VCG replacement:
...
Forum: Australia 08-15-2012, 09:23 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 6,326
Posted By Vas87
12.9L Getting the Vanos seals, valve cover...

12.9L

Getting the Vanos seals, valve cover gasket and new spark plugs done on weekend, hopefully get it around 12L mark.
Forum: Australia 08-15-2012, 09:18 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,270
Posted By Vas87
If you're interested in parting it out, I am...

If you're interested in parting it out, I am after a couple of black interior parts. And some front tyres if they are 18 inch. (I am also in Adelaide)
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-14-2012, 07:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,280
Posted By Vas87
Here was my ghetto solution in the end. Thin...

Here was my ghetto solution in the end.

Thin wire wrapped around the two tabs, while pulling on the pliers. Wire wrapped around the pliers so I don't lose them on the pan if they drop :D
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-14-2012, 12:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,280
Posted By Vas87
have the same problem? how did you end up getting...

have the same problem? how did you end up getting it out?
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-11-2012, 06:43 AM
Replies: 2,274
Views: 352,555
Posted By Vas87
I just developed a small leak and what would you...

I just developed a small leak and what would you guys say the bare essentials to be changed over are? Would this $399.95 kit be ok? ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-10-2012, 08:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 730
Posted By Vas87
So I have developed a coolant leak, not sure...

So I have developed a coolant leak, not sure where, but looks like it's time to do the coolant system upgrade. Was thinking of the Bimmerzone kit.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-08-2012, 09:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,290
Posted By Vas87
Playing mp3

I have a late 2004 330i with the Harman Kardon stereo, tv/sat nav screen and would like to play my music from my Android phone.

What is the easiest option to achieve this? Is it possible to do it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-08-2012, 08:24 AM
Replies: 1,181
Views: 112,185
Posted By Vas87
When the normal drive to work and back takes 10...

When the normal drive to work and back takes 10 minutes, but I take the scenic route that doubles that time
Forum: Australia 08-08-2012, 04:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 572
Posted By Vas87
Called up those guys, they quoted me $2000.00 for...

Called up those guys, they quoted me $2000.00 for 4 tyres (Continental CS 3), wheel alignment and balance. Tell 'em they're dreamin'

Tirerack.com here I come
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