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Forum: Lighting Forum 09-15-2013, 03:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 269
Posted By akhoundog
OEM xenon problem

I have searched for an answer a few times and have swapped my bulbs left to right per trouble shooting sticky, however, i have a few questions i couldnt find an answer to.

My drivers side light...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-02-2013, 03:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,520
Posted By akhoundog
Does it only do it for maybe a minute after it...

Does it only do it for maybe a minute after it first starts? Kind of sounds like a belt pulley. I would pull the belts and spin/check the bearings in the pulleys. Before replacing mine they sounded...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-14-2013, 11:01 PM
Replies: 31,266
Views: 2,428,068
Posted By akhoundog
last night/today I replaced: belts, pulleys,...

last night/today I replaced: belts, pulleys, tensioners, water pump, coolant tank, thermostat/housing, hoses, inline temp sensor, oil filter housing gasket, cabin filter, battery, diff fluid (front...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-14-2013, 10:49 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 165,176
Posted By akhoundog
Today I replaced my oil filter housing gasket,...

Today I replaced my oil filter housing gasket, coolant tank, belts, pulleys, water pump and a bunch of other stuff.

I'd like to add a tip that helped me keep order of the six oil filter housing...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-12-2013, 01:48 AM
Replies: 31,266
Views: 2,428,068
Posted By akhoundog
The old injectors leaked in cold weather ...

The old injectors leaked in cold weather

$58 each
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-12-2013, 12:34 AM
Replies: 31,266
Views: 2,428,068
Posted By akhoundog
I took a chance and replaced my leaky injectors...

I took a chance and replaced my leaky injectors with "reman" GB/siemens injectors. took me about 45 mins! the old injectors had plastic uppers and the new ones seem to have a metal upper. pics.

...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-04-2013, 11:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 339
Posted By akhoundog
Unhappy so in cold weather my injectors leak....

I tried replacing the injector seals first however all the injectors leak on the side where there's a small hole. after doing some resource here and on bimmerfest I found that back in 01 (the year of...
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-15-2013, 02:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 650
Posted By akhoundog
Thanks! I replaced the CCV, it was causing the...

Thanks! I replaced the CCV, it was causing the car to burn enough oil to make some nasty smells. Not exactly my idea of a good time. I love the car tho, very good driving experience.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-14-2013, 12:23 AM
Replies: 31,266
Views: 2,428,068
Posted By akhoundog
I replaced the ccv and hoses. I've had more fun...

I replaced the ccv and hoses. I've had more fun at the dentist.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-05-2013, 01:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,531
Posted By akhoundog
Is there a seal on the dipstick tube i should...

Is there a seal on the dipstick tube i should replace?
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-05-2013, 12:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,531
Posted By akhoundog
I used a victor rainz VCG. When i do the plugs...

I used a victor rainz VCG. When i do the plugs on sunday ill have the engine cover off and have a little better view.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-05-2013, 12:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,531
Posted By akhoundog
I will get the CCV and hoses and do it at the...

I will get the CCV and hoses and do it at the same time, that makes total sense. This sunday I shall just do plugs and install a pan heater.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-05-2013, 01:33 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,531
Posted By akhoundog
ill check that out! thanks. this sunday i plan...

ill check that out! thanks. this sunday i plan on doing plugs, oil filter housing gasket (weeping a lil), water pump, belt and coolant tank. i'll get a better view then.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-04-2013, 10:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,531
Posted By akhoundog
Read above

Read above
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-04-2013, 09:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,531
Posted By akhoundog
could this be the oil separator?

could this be the oil separator?
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-04-2013, 03:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,531
Posted By akhoundog
i did the VCG myself, there wasn't a great deal...

i did the VCG myself, there wasn't a great deal of oil leakage but the small aluminum heat shield right above the manifold was stained with cooked oil and the center gasket was torn around center...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-04-2013, 03:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,531
Posted By akhoundog
I'v got about 150 miles on it since I did the...

I'v got about 150 miles on it since I did the valve cover gasket, mostly city driving. how long could i expect oil to burn off?
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-04-2013, 03:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,531
Posted By akhoundog
"hot" burning smell

i recently bought a well kept 01 325xi wagon with a manual, i bought it knowing the valve cover was seeping and since replaced it however there is still a "hot" burning smell after traveling on the...
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-30-2012, 09:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 650
Posted By akhoundog
wow I would have never known about the headlamp...

wow I would have never known about the headlamp washer! Iv inspected the little rectangular piece below the headlamps and figured it was a optional wiper that wasn't included as I have seen wipers on...
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-30-2012, 08:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 650
Posted By akhoundog
wouldn't the winter package included headlight...

wouldn't the winter package included headlight wipers?
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-30-2012, 05:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 650
Posted By akhoundog
Yes you push in the end of of blinker lever to...

Yes you push in the end of of blinker lever to cycle the computer functions. Temp,time,average speed, mpg, time
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-30-2012, 03:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 650
Posted By akhoundog
the only spirited driving it will see is in the...

the only spirited driving it will see is in the winter in the form of drifting, it's going to be the daily driver and the weekend get away vehicle. my goals are to make it reliable as possible...
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-30-2012, 03:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 650
Posted By akhoundog
Hello from alaska!

I recently sold my camry wagon and bought a very well kept 01 325xi wagon with a 5 speed, this car is world apart from my camry. I have a short list of preventative maintenances to do as i take it...
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