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Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-21-2012, 10:18 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,455
Posted By Treb
Just must two cents. It only overheats with the...

Just must two cents. It only overheats with the A/C on your Auxiliary fan helps to cool the condensor if not working properly will cause overheating issues in higher temps. I'm in lower AL where the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2012, 08:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,312
Posted By Treb
Replace ambient temp sensor Sent from my...

Replace ambient temp sensor

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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-18-2012, 05:23 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,680
Posted By Treb
There is a 16MM cap on the tensioner that is how...

There is a 16MM cap on the tensioner that is how to properly take tension of drive belt pic above shows it clearly

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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-09-2012, 07:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,312
Posted By Treb
Not really bad at all. Take your time steering...

Not really bad at all. Take your time steering wheel has master spline so only goes on one way. Take plenty of pictures of your progress and put parts against wall in order that you removed them. All...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-09-2012, 05:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,312
Posted By Treb
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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-09-2012, 05:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,312
Posted By Treb
They should have used a sniffer to check for...

They should have used a sniffer to check for Freon leak. I've done 4 this month. Do or yourself should only take about 5 hours to do job.

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Forum: General E46 Forum 06-28-2012, 08:11 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,811
Posted By Treb
Outer ball joint Sent from my SCH-I500...

Outer ball joint

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Forum: General E46 Forum 05-01-2012, 07:08 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,170
Posted By Treb
The heat sheids part of the gasket has very small...

The heat sheids part of the gasket has very small welds that crack and cause rattle. You can carefully pull them apart and stop the rattle

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Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-19-2012, 06:04 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,063
Posted By Treb
Howmany keys do you have. If you have 2 try other...

Howmany keys do you have. If you have 2 try other one. EWS not receiving signal from key = no start. Check power at starter it will be the 10mm nut on starter. If getting power bad starter. If no...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-12-2012, 06:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 491
Posted By Treb
Small spring by the hinge is bad almost looks...

Small spring by the hinge is bad almost looks like s Bobby pin

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Forum: General E46 Forum 04-06-2012, 03:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 504
Posted By Treb
Intake air temp sensor. Some cars have it and...

Intake air temp sensor. Some cars have it and some don't. If equipped with a cover for it then don't have sensor.

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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-27-2012, 07:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,120
Posted By Treb
Unbolt and sit outside door don't have to unbolt...

Unbolt and sit outside door don't have to unbolt seat belt. Sensor is closest to rocker

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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-13-2012, 07:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,120
Posted By Treb
Lateral acceleration sensor is under drivers side...

Lateral acceleration sensor is under drivers side carpet held down by 2 10mm nuts.

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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-06-2012, 04:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 583
Posted By Treb
I have seen lots of fuel pressure regulators go...

I have seen lots of fuel pressure regulators go bad. It allow the fuel pressure to bleed back to tank causing longer start. Would hook fuel pressure tester to fuel rail. Leave on over night and see...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-05-2012, 09:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 583
Posted By Treb
When does long start happen. On cold starts or...

When does long start happen. On cold starts or after sitting for an or more. If you run in and out of store does it start fine. Need more info on issue.

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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-23-2012, 03:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,753
Posted By Treb
Like I said earlier in thread have smoked and...

Like I said earlier in thread have smoked and don't guess at problem

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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-23-2012, 03:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,753
Posted By Treb
I thought MAF was problem I told you to check for...

I thought MAF was problem I told you to check for vacuum leaks awhile back.

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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-21-2012, 10:04 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,545
Posted By Treb
No need to pull fan. Reach down beside fan and...

No need to pull fan. Reach down beside fan and tank and pull clip. Then tank will pop up.

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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-20-2012, 06:48 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,545
Posted By Treb
I replace these tanks on a daily basis shouldn't...

I replace these tanks on a daily basis shouldn't take no more than 15-25 minutes including bleed time. But you should really diagnose your leak fix the problem with leak and overheating issue before...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-19-2012, 10:55 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,545
Posted By Treb
Yes it is an adapter that fits on any generic...

Yes it is an adapter that fits on any generic pressure tester. You can get adapter from assemacher tools also.

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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-19-2012, 09:24 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,545
Posted By Treb
The smoke You are seeing is hot coolant coming...

The smoke You are seeing is hot coolant coming from your leak. Smoke and overheating will not stop till leak is fixed.

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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-19-2012, 09:09 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,545
Posted By Treb
Quit throwing parts at the car. Take to your shop...

Quit throwing parts at the car. Take to your shop refill and bleed cooling system. Clean all old fluid off engine. Put a pressure tester on the expansion tank. Apply 15-17 Psi on cooling system lift...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-10-2012, 06:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 668
Posted By Treb
Check your fuses then heater water valve. It is...

Check your fuses then heater water valve. It is underhood on drivers fender well. See a lot of these valves most of time they make a/c blow hot. Have seen them make heater blow cold

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Forum: E90 Sedan / E91 Wagon / E92 Coupe / E93 Cabrio - General Forum 01-07-2012, 08:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,149
Posted By Treb
In the kit you will get the sdars module,...

In the kit you will get the sdars module, mounting hardware, and plug to connect antenna into sdars module.install the module go to most bus loop connecter and add sdars in line take to dealer or...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-07-2012, 07:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,753
Posted By Treb
If it is a fuel trim bank 1 and bank 2 You are...

If it is a fuel trim bank 1 and bank 2 You are going to have a small vacuum leak. Check ccv valve especially the tube coming off the bottom of valve to the bottom of oil dipstick. Gets soft from oil...
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