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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-25-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 188,515
Posted By jumbee
Oops...just saw this...as far as I remember the...

Oops...just saw this...as far as I remember the hampster wheels didn't appear to be removable from the x3 part
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 02-05-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 188,515
Posted By jumbee
I used Tischer BMW in Maryland...It was an...

I used Tischer BMW in Maryland...It was an original BMW part with the saddle in the box. The new saddle is necessary as the new motor will not fit on the old saddle.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-15-2014, 07:17 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 188,515
Posted By jumbee
As Compcrasher86 stated this DIY is not...

As Compcrasher86 stated this DIY is not difficult. I followed directions in Bently which are quite similar to the ones used here. The hamster wheels have to be removed from the passenger side after...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-14-2012, 03:55 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,094
Posted By jumbee
Those aren't the threads. That's some kind of...

Those aren't the threads. That's some kind of stain or something left from the threads. That part of the bolt doesn't have threads.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-14-2012, 03:52 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,094
Posted By jumbee
SilvrXI: So how did you resolve this ?

SilvrXI: So how did you resolve this ?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-14-2012, 03:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,094
Posted By jumbee
No success. Can't even get the damm bolt back...

No success. Can't even get the damm bolt back into the block. So I've sprayed the bolt with Kroil penetrant and will let it soak for a few hours and then try again. Pics show how much bolt has moved.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-14-2012, 01:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,094
Posted By jumbee
Took a quick sandwich break and returning to the...

Took a quick sandwich break and returning to the task.
Long breaker bar 1/2" type....check
1/2" to 3/8" adapter ....check
multiple 1/2" extensions....check
impact type E14 Torx....check
I'm...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-14-2012, 12:29 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,094
Posted By jumbee
Jack was under tranny from the beginning. ...

Jack was under tranny from the beginning. Interestingly bolt #1 had the same issue and I managed to get that one off. Now bolt #5 is the only one still in there. Jeeze, I hope I don't have to cut...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-14-2012, 12:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,094
Posted By jumbee
Don't think it was stripped. All I did was...

Don't think it was stripped. All I did was attach the extensions to the torx and turn the bolt. From the begining this bolt was very difficult to turn and got even more difficult. I've managed to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-14-2012, 11:06 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,094
Posted By jumbee
Unusually tight transmission bolt

Need some help guys....I'm removing the tranny from my 2000 328 and I'm having a very difficult time removing one bolt. Not the 2 upper bolts but bolt #5 according to this pic (thanks Nervous). ...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 01-03-2012, 09:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 899
Posted By jumbee
Village Auto Clinic in...

Village Auto Clinic in Hempstead...516-505-0501...ask for Roger and tell him Lennox sent you
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-23-2011, 06:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,834
Posted By jumbee
Thanks Hammer

Thanks Hammer
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-21-2011, 09:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,834
Posted By jumbee
Hammer432: So what you're saying is that when...

Hammer432:
So what you're saying is that when the old one was cycling off and on it was because it was low on refrigerant ? And if the system is fully charged and you turn on the compressor it's...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-21-2011, 12:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,834
Posted By jumbee
I think the low pressure switch and the high...

I think the low pressure switch and the high pressure switch are the same. The high pressure switch should kick in over 300psi and under 40psi or something like that. What I also did was empty the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-21-2011, 08:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,834
Posted By jumbee
Ac not cycling off

To any ac experts help needed:
Changed my ac compressor as it was making a knocking sound when turned on. Replaced it with a brand new Denso, changed dryer then took it to my friends shop where we...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-18-2009, 03:08 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 170,089
Posted By jumbee
no need to pull the intake..remove the...

no need to pull the intake..remove the alternator, remove the oil filter housing then you will have clear access to the CVV and all vacuum hoses
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-19-2009, 04:47 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,758
Posted By jumbee
yep...184K miles...changed to 0W40 after last oil...

yep...184K miles...changed to 0W40 after last oil change and after 7k miles a little comsumption was noticed...switching back to 5w30...original clutch...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-24-2009, 05:28 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 170,089
Posted By jumbee
+1...

+1...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-23-2009, 12:00 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 170,089
Posted By jumbee
Just did the oil filter housing gasket and the...

Just did the oil filter housing gasket and the CCV...had a leak from both...only difficult part was replacing the alternator...that required some patience and a rubber mallet :pimpin:...replacing the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-22-2008, 12:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,279
Posted By jumbee
Ok...success...took off ICV...it was totally...

Ok...success...took off ICV...it was totally blocked and full of black soot and oil deposits...cleaned it with parts cleaner and now idle is rock solid...:pimpin:
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2008, 05:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,279
Posted By jumbee
I used CRC MAF cleaner as per the instructions on...

I used CRC MAF cleaner as per the instructions on the can and now I think my MAF is dead...is there anyway to test the MAF
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2008, 05:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,279
Posted By jumbee
The metal filaments are there and intact and the...

The metal filaments are there and intact and the black connector for the filaments are still black...I'm getting a sickening feeling about this...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2008, 04:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,279
Posted By jumbee
I'm going to check all my connections now

I'm going to check all my connections now
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2008, 04:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,279
Posted By jumbee
you're right...I shouldn't have touched the damn...

you're right...I shouldn't have touched the damn thing...I unplugged the MAF and tried to start and the same result
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2008, 04:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,279
Posted By jumbee
I waited about 90 minutes whils I put some stain...

I waited about 90 minutes whils I put some stain on a bookcase. So I know it was dry and when I cleaned the MAF I didn't touch the filament and it is plugged in. I heard the click on the plug
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