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Forum: General E46 Forum 04-18-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 25
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Posted By yannis4ny
Great Duders! Another defective thermostat...I'm...

Great Duders! Another defective thermostat...I'm glad I could help... Cheers:woot:
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-18-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 408
Posted By yannis4ny
What I am actually saying is that if they fail...

What I am actually saying is that if they fail you will know... It is not like it is going to fail and it will be a mystery...
now that i revisit I can see that I shouldn't have said "never fail",...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-17-2014, 11:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 408
Posted By yannis4ny
when did you change your expansion tank? how many...

when did you change your expansion tank? how many miles?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-17-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 408
Posted By yannis4ny
The expansion tank cap works as an adjustor in...

The expansion tank cap works as an adjustor in different environments(hot cold) to properly adjust the pressure in your cooling system. It is designed to let air out of the system and consequently...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-17-2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 639
Posted By yannis4ny
Haha, same thing happened to me but my expansion...

Haha, same thing happened to me but my expansion tank blew when I was washing it and I shut it down immediately...
So I take it that you didn't have any external leaks...:hmm:
did you test if your...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-17-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 639
Posted By yannis4ny
I mean did you tow it somewhere? restart it?

I mean did you tow it somewhere? restart it?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-17-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 639
Posted By yannis4ny
did you overheat at highway speeds? What did you...

did you overheat at highway speeds? What did you do after you shut it down?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-17-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 639
Posted By yannis4ny
Are you losing coolant? If not, it might be a...

Are you losing coolant? If not, it might be a defective thermostat you have installed. Also, did you ever overheat the car?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-14-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 883
Posted By yannis4ny
The best BMW for a college student/young...

The best BMW for a college student/young professional is:

http://www.ebay.com/sch/Cars-Trucks-/6001/i.html?_from=R40&_nkw=318ti&_vxp=mtr

damn I even want to get this as a daily driver!

and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-14-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 639
Posted By yannis4ny
He changed the fan clutch! My fan clutch was...

He changed the fan clutch! My fan clutch was completely shot(making 1940 air propeller sound) and my car wouldn't overhead...I couldn't only rotate it freely it was actually shaking back and forth......
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-14-2014, 12:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 539
Posted By yannis4ny
Toss it, I didn't see what car you drive...$280...

Toss it, I didn't see what car you drive...$280 for a DISA on a 1999 is a total waist of cash!!
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-14-2014, 09:13 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 639
Posted By yannis4ny
I would first do the compression test, then buy...

I would first do the compression test, then buy stuff! Good luck and keep us posted...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2014, 11:39 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,026
Posted By yannis4ny
Cooling system overhaul can create a lot of...

Cooling system overhaul can create a lot of leaking problems, I am talking from experience...had to change 3 thermostats both wahler and Behr with the BMW sign scratched off...and my BMW thermostat...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2014, 09:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,026
Posted By yannis4ny
his car has ONLY 45k miles

his car has ONLY 45k miles
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,026
Posted By yannis4ny
the needle jumped in the red because you had a...

the needle jumped in the red because you had a bubble in your coolant, just need proper bleeding. First I saw you are trying to change everything... 45k miles doesn't need a cooling system overhaul,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 539
Posted By yannis4ny
if your DISA is shot, I would change that before...

if your DISA is shot, I would change that before doing anything else...I am pretty sure it will fix the problem.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2014, 09:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 609
Posted By yannis4ny
if you dont know how to fix it...dont buy it,...

if you dont know how to fix it...dont buy it, period.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 639
Posted By yannis4ny
If you didn't change the water pump...its the...

If you didn't change the water pump...its the water pump! did you overheat the car significantly before this ovehaul? do you see any water(coolant) in your oil? Its not the bleeding...bleeding is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 502
Posted By yannis4ny
Wow you still had the balls to get under...

Wow you still had the balls to get under there...glad you fixed it!
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 189
Posted By yannis4ny
probably the tensioner...or a pulley. long story...

probably the tensioner...or a pulley. long story short is some bearing that spins with the drive belt. how many miles? You probably need an overhaul of the cooling system...
That includes:
Drive...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 497
Posted By yannis4ny
I just check, this part is currently on both...

I just check, this part is currently on both bushings. This probably got there when I was changing the last set a year ago. Thanks for your input!
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 497
Posted By yannis4ny
Thanks a lot duders! I will have to take a look...

Thanks a lot duders! I will have to take a look at my bushings and hope it is not from the ones I installed last year! They are OEMs as well...Thanks again
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2014, 04:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 497
Posted By yannis4ny
Thanks a lot for the replies. I recently did a...

Thanks a lot for the replies. I recently did a CCV, ICV, DISA ovehaul so it might be a part from there, but I just cant figure out from where...Yes it has BMW sign on it with the numbers 2008 on one...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 497
Posted By yannis4ny
Thanks

Thanks
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 497
Posted By yannis4ny
!?

!?
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