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Forum: General E46 Forum 05-02-2015, 09:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 293
Posted By York
Thanks for the links above. I'll go take a look....

Thanks for the links above. I'll go take a look. Maybe I can get some use out of my iPhone! :thumbsup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-01-2015, 07:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 293
Posted By York
I guess I mostly got the Peake tool to reset...

I guess I mostly got the Peake tool to reset error codes - I agree, it doesn't do much more. I'll look into an app and I've also been looking at the PA Soft 1.4.0? I think this is the one that many...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-01-2015, 05:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 293
Posted By York
Thanks for the replies everyone. Just to add to...

Thanks for the replies everyone. Just to add to my story - My airbag light came on a couple months ago and with a Peake SRS scan tool it pointed to the Occupancy Sensor Mat. While I was there I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-30-2015, 11:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 293
Posted By York
Inspection and Emissions

Just wondering - Today I took my 330i in for my yearly inspection and emission test today. They plugged in the computer port and ran the test. It failed on two items and my guy asked me if my battery...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-26-2015, 08:28 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 125,547
Posted By York
Just completed this using the method by "profor"....

Just completed this using the method by "profor". Cleared the code and now the airbag light is off. Thanks for everyone's comments in this thread. I know it's five years old, but I'm sure glad it...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-01-2015, 09:13 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 19,399
Posted By York
Harbor Freight was a cheap way to go. I think...

Harbor Freight was a cheap way to go. I think BMW owners are anal - looks like I used mine just like the OP, label front and right side up!
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-30-2015, 11:08 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 19,399
Posted By York
It would hold the engine up, but the leg supports...

It would hold the engine up, but the leg supports could get in the way under the car. I guess if you could extend the arm as far as it could go, then the ends of the support legs would be only be a...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-13-2015, 09:18 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 152,627
Posted By York
Thanks for this thread! I noticed my driver's...

Thanks for this thread! I noticed my driver's side door handle was getting hard to pull a couple days ago. Quick search here, tightened the 5/32 Allen bolt and problem solved. This site has a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-14-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 504
Posted By York
You don't jack it up a lot. Just barely to tilt...

You don't jack it up a lot. Just barely to tilt the engine a little. You don't want to take any weight off the jack stands.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-14-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 504
Posted By York
Replaced my clutch last month. A friend had a...

Replaced my clutch last month. A friend had a helpful tip: Place a jack with a small 2x4 under the front of the engine on the crank pulley, just a little pressure will tilt the engine back enough to...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 11-14-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 547
Posted By York
First time I heard, "Bag of d!cks", I think it...

First time I heard, "Bag of d!cks", I think it was Louis CK. He said he was driving and someone yelled at him to, "Suck a big bag of d!cks." :)

Oh, putting on the Blizzaks today!
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-14-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 412
Posted By York
If you happen to hit the button before the 37F...

If you happen to hit the button before the 37F stops blinking, it should go back to your last setting. Otherwise, you just hit the button until it comes around again.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-07-2014, 10:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 851
Posted By York
One these from Harbor Freight helps.

One these from Harbor Freight helps.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-06-2014, 10:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 516
Posted By York
Wrong IMO. Preventative maintenance will give...

Wrong IMO. Preventative maintenance will give you peace of mind and a dependable car to drive. I have 155K miles on mine and I just completed a second cooling system overhaul. I purchased the car...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-04-2014, 11:02 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,624
Posted By York
Replaced mine last month with 154K miles. Just...

Replaced mine last month with 154K miles. Just in time I think. Replaced with a Valeo kit.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-03-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 851
Posted By York
I wonder if your alarm system is activated? I...

I wonder if your alarm system is activated? I just went out to the garage and locked both cars (using the key in the door) and my clown nose light is blinking on both cars. When I unlock the car,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-02-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 851
Posted By York
http://www.bmwgm5.com/

http://www.bmwgm5.com/
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-02-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 851
Posted By York
Do yourself a favor and have Scott fix it for...

Do yourself a favor and have Scott fix it for you. I opened my key to replace the battery and had similar issues. I didn't notice that I messed up my key's circuit board, but Scott took care of it....
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-16-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 864
Posted By York
Mine had 109K miles and I paid $10K even. It had...

Mine had 109K miles and I paid $10K even. It had good service records and two adult owners from Texas. Car is very clean inside and out. Last owner moved to Utah and always drove his front wheel...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-03-2014, 11:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 792
Posted By York
I'm thinking if the slave cylinder is out, it...

I'm thinking if the slave cylinder is out, it would be like you don't have the clutch pushed in, right? So, if you tried to start the car, it would jump forward if you're in 1st gear. Is my...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-20-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 132,078
Posted By York
Just completed my clutch replacement (among other...

Just completed my clutch replacement (among other replacements) and proud to say it's DONE! Wow - the car spent a total of 4 weeks on jack stands, but she's on the road again. Now for an alignment...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-28-2014, 12:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 226
Posted By York
Transmission Output Shaft Nut

Just wondering - I'm doing a clutch replacement and decided to replace three seals on the transmission. Everywhere I read, it says the rear nut is 30mm (even in my Bentleys) and you need a deep thin...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-10-2014, 12:22 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,501
Posted By York
Just did mine and that bottom radiator hose did...

Just did mine and that bottom radiator hose did not want to come off! But I stayed with it, kept pulling twisting, pulling and it finally came off. What a pain. One tip I read somewhere on this...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-30-2014, 11:18 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 24,948
Posted By York
Thanks OP (anonymous_coward)! Just did the first...

Thanks OP (anonymous_coward)! Just did the first half - oil pan is out and cleaned up. Will install tomorrow, along with: new engine mounts, control arms, control arm bushings and tie rod ends. I...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-28-2014, 10:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,022
Posted By York
Anyone have a new link on how to do this??? ...

Anyone have a new link on how to do this???

Never mind - I think I found one. http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=279275&highlight=programming+keys
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