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Forum: General E46 Forum 09-02-2015, 09:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 256
Posted By lmr2wil
Looking at realOEM -I believe that...

Looking at realOEM -I believe that 31122341297/828 are the value line kits that come with TTY hardware for the reinforcement plate whereas 31122282121/2 are the arms only. Both are M sports II.
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Forum: General E46 Forum 09-02-2015, 09:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 624
Posted By lmr2wil
Just to be clear, the big black piece that runs...

Just to be clear, the big black piece that runs up the side of the radiator is the end tank - see the photos here...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-02-2015, 09:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 176
Posted By lmr2wil
First things first, have you checked the fuses...

First things first, have you checked the fuses associated with the cluster?

Luke
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-01-2015, 07:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 467
Posted By lmr2wil
It's possible that it's a fixed split, I actually...

It's possible that it's a fixed split, I actually don't know for sure. However, I cannot imagine that this plan would be good for the car even if it would send some power to the front.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-01-2015, 07:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 467
Posted By lmr2wil
No - this would be like trying to drive a car...

No - this would be like trying to drive a car with an open differential and one drive wheel in the air - all the power will go to the path of least resistance.

Luke
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-22-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 330
Posted By lmr2wil
I've used their rear differential bushing tool -...

I've used their rear differential bushing tool - it worked well. I did have an issue where the threaded rod used for pulling bent during the process (my bushing had been through many midwest winters...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-20-2015, 08:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 576
Posted By lmr2wil
+1 for reference - here is the non-cold version:...

+1 for reference - here is the non-cold version: http://www.ecstuning.com/Search/11617501566/ES25703/

Luke
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-19-2015, 09:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 386
Posted By lmr2wil
If I understand correctly, I think the OP found a...

If I understand correctly, I think the OP found a valve cover soon after inquiring on 8/2, replaced it, and now has more issues persisting after the replacement.

OP - read jfoj's threads on these...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-19-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 381
Posted By lmr2wil
Definitely do this. If it were me, I would even...

Definitely do this. If it were me, I would even consider pulling the door card, a-pillar and anything else you can think of near the area to get a better view.

Also, on a side note - the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-19-2015, 07:36 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,087
Posted By lmr2wil
I think I've spotted the airbag error :D

I think I've spotted the airbag error :D
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-16-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 794
Posted By lmr2wil
I imagine that in the UK the passenger side is...

I imagine that in the UK the passenger side is the side that stays cold when low on refrigerant ;)

Luke
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-10-2015, 12:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 586
Posted By lmr2wil
I'll play: 40,081.3 miles driven since I got the...

I'll play: 40,081.3 miles driven since I got the car. 1,544.113 gallons purchased (on 105 fill-ups). This works out to be 25.957 MPG over my ownership.

Luke
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-08-2015, 05:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 398
Posted By lmr2wil
My guess is that the brown is actually baked on...

My guess is that the brown is actually baked on oil deposits that became visible after removing the wet fresh oil residue with the brake cleaner. Since it says not to use with plastic, I would...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-08-2015, 08:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 237
Posted By lmr2wil
Make sure the steering wheel is turned hard to...

Make sure the steering wheel is turned hard to the passenger side so that the driver's inner tie-rod is closest to the rack. This will help support it and allow you to get the best purchase on it. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-08-2015, 08:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 456
Posted By lmr2wil
wasp - what have you cleaned it with?

wasp - what have you cleaned it with?
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 07-27-2015, 01:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 593
Posted By lmr2wil
You linked to a NEW Ate caliper. Of course...

You linked to a NEW Ate caliper. Of course that's not cheap. Look for reman's; as Wildirish shows, they can be cheap. In fact... for $50 a side... try http://www.bavauto.com/. Part # : 22-02346L...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 07-27-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 593
Posted By lmr2wil
It may be worth investigating the situation...

It may be worth investigating the situation before you purchase anything. I had similar symptoms on my car; it turned out to be the emergency brake which was seized. If it is the caliper, look for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-14-2015, 10:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 686
Posted By lmr2wil
I don't; but, I would assume that peytonracer4 is...

I don't; but, I would assume that peytonracer4 is right... it isn't going to be easy to make everything come out looking factory installed. If I were you, I would price out what having an auto...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-14-2015, 10:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 400
Posted By lmr2wil
Bicarbonate blasting is another option -...

Bicarbonate blasting is another option - http://www.popularmechanics.com/home/tools/reviews/a9280/blast-away-grime-with-baking-soda-15773126/. The media is water soluble, so after cleanup you can be...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-12-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 686
Posted By lmr2wil
I would agree. It appears that the covers are...

I would agree. It appears that the covers are the same across electric/non-electric. In which case, you should be able to remove the covers from the new seats and reupholster your manual seats with...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-12-2015, 10:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 686
Posted By lmr2wil
I believe the OP wants the leather skins and not...

I believe the OP wants the leather skins and not the electrics...

OP check realOEM for the skin P/N's to see if they are the same across manual vs electric seats. If they are, you should be good...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-12-2015, 10:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 546
Posted By lmr2wil
Have you tried using INPA for this? PA soft is...

Have you tried using INPA for this? PA soft is great for some things, but this may not be one of them.

Luke
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-12-2015, 09:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 546
Posted By lmr2wil
Delmarco's DIY is the gold standard on this -...

Delmarco's DIY is the gold standard on this - http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=712102.\

Luke
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-26-2015, 06:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 334
Posted By lmr2wil
That's crazy. I'm surprised some of the airbags...

That's crazy. I'm surprised some of the airbags didn't blow! I realize that they should not have, but lots of folks here have had them go when going over large potholes (with wheels living to see...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-16-2015, 05:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 923
Posted By lmr2wil
Pull the vent from the car (easy) and verify that...

Pull the vent from the car (easy) and verify that the actuator arm moves smoothly. If it does, then as others have said, look to the cable. If not, your problem is in your hand :)

Luke
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