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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-19-2015, 08:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 584
Posted By eweis
No worries on bumping it the521one. Usually...

No worries on bumping it the521one. Usually people only bump the topic to bring it to the top of the forum so they can get people's attention and a more immediate response.

But whatever..... your...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-19-2015, 08:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,102
Posted By eweis
Nice non-tool DIY. But what the hell happened...

Nice non-tool DIY.
But what the hell happened to your dust shield that it had to be welded back together in the past?
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-19-2015, 08:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 646
Posted By eweis
They made 318 e46's in 2008?? Anyways.......

They made 318 e46's in 2008??

Anyways.... you'll want to confirm that what you saw was a light for the coolant. The coolant light shouldn't go on but still have the expansion tank full. Whether...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 03-06-2015, 08:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 371
Posted By eweis
I would first look at those powerflex CABs. As...

I would first look at those powerflex CABs. As you know, the CABs get stressed under hard braking. Do those call for grease to be applied when installing? If so, try applying grease again to see...
Forum: E46 BMW Tools for sale or rent 02-16-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 930
Posted By eweis
Hey OP...tried to send you a PM on this part but...

Hey OP...tried to send you a PM on this part but the site says you've got too many messages and can't receive new ones.

Anyways....do you still have it available?
Forum: General BMW Model Discussion 02-14-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 866
Posted By eweis
Have you looked under the hood, checked the oil...

Have you looked under the hood, checked the oil level etc. ?? What already makes you think you need a new engine?
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-03-2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,789
Posted By eweis
An update to this thread.... Thought you...

An update to this thread....

Thought you guys might like to know that ECS Tuning now has available dedicated sockets for this that are pretty cheap --$15 before shipping. Their part number for...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 02-26-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,789
Posted By eweis
Tnt, when you say "just", I guess you mean it is...

Tnt, when you say "just", I guess you mean it is a simple solution. Yes certainly it is simple to buy a thru bolt set but course those are pretty costly. And a lot more than $6 or even a $20...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-25-2014, 03:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,266
Posted By eweis
By the way, in case anyone is following this. My...

By the way, in case anyone is following this. My car came out of this winter driving mode once the temperature got back above freezing. It no longer feels sluggish since it is no longer starting...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-06-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,266
Posted By eweis
Ok, I've been looking further on this. Maybe...

Ok, I've been looking further on this. Maybe we're experiencing this winter driving mode thing described here. What'dya think?

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=1022283

Not clear...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-06-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,266
Posted By eweis
Could it be that in cold conditions the...

Could it be that in cold conditions the transmission fluid becomes so thick that is causes this sluggishness?
I too have been having this problem with my 1999 328i (GM transmission). It's pretty...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-07-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,920
Posted By eweis
I'm guessing that OP probably didn't have...

I'm guessing that OP probably didn't have *comprehensive* coverage so any repairs due to his own accident (which I believe he stated that this was his fault) would have to come out of pocket....and...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 10-10-2013, 01:53 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 343,638
Posted By eweis
Riverjamie, Why are you deciding to take it in...

Riverjamie,
Why are you deciding to take it in for a rebuild? Other than blowing fluid out of the breather hole, is it not shifting and driving ok?

I have had the same problem (you'll see my...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 09-25-2013, 12:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 449
Posted By eweis
Most of the BMW parts suppliers have a kit. In...

Most of the BMW parts suppliers have a kit. In fact, a few months ago I helped a buddy replace his and, somewhat surprisingly, we were actually able to get the kit from Autozone.....so, they must be...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-24-2013, 04:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,789
Posted By eweis
Sorry for drudging up an old thread but I have a...

Sorry for drudging up an old thread but I have a source for this socket that has worked for me so I thought I'd pass it along.

I have the Bilsteins so my top nut is 22mm. Harbor Freight happens...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-17-2013, 12:00 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 161,452
Posted By eweis
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2013, 12:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 637
Posted By eweis
Back to the top for a moment......what's an air...

Back to the top for a moment......what's an air conditioning filter? Do you mean cabin filter?...or something else.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 07-13-2013, 06:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 470
Posted By eweis
Re: Funny vibration

Think about the guibo.

Sent from my EVO
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-13-2013, 06:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 733
Posted By eweis
Re: Help with "Screwed-Up" Spark Plug

Weird. I think you just have to pick/hack it apart and pull it out with needle nosed pliers.

Sent from my EVO
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-13-2013, 06:17 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 124,721
Posted By eweis
Re: Oil level sensor DIY fit

Fastlanechamp....you have to help take a stand against these damn dealers. You gotta call them out on that replacement estimate price. If the sensor and oil is all they're doing then its highway...
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-12-2013, 08:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 359
Posted By eweis
+1 for advice on this. I bought rear endlinks...

+1 for advice on this. I bought rear endlinks long ago but never installed them because I couldn't figure out how to remove/replace.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-02-2013, 09:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,260
Posted By eweis
Re: Loose sound/rattle coming from front end...

When my strut mounts were going bad I would get little clunks over bumps. And, if I leaned my body weight real hard on the front corner of the car, I could get it to clunk.

Sent from my EVO
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-02-2013, 08:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,260
Posted By eweis
Re: Loose sound/rattle coming from front end...

Possibly strut mounts.....?


Sent from my EVO
Forum: Great Lakes 06-15-2013, 11:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 619
Posted By eweis
Columbus alignment shops

What alignment and/or suspension shop do people here use in Columbus?
I do my own suspension work and then use NTB for my alignments. They've got a Hunter alignment system and everything and they...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 05-24-2013, 09:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,940
Posted By eweis
If the knocking sound is rhythmic with the...

If the knocking sound is rhythmic with the rotation of the wheels then it most assuredly is wheel-specific as opposed to suspension per se. My first thought is that you've got a or some loose wheel...
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