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Forum: Lighting Forum 02-03-2008, 11:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 697
Posted By Canuck330i
DEPO LED tails - brake light stopped working (Umnitza?)

I noticed that my left LED brake tail light is not coming on when I hit the brakes.
The running lights seem to be ok.

- there is 12 V at the socket
- disconnecting the socket from the LED...
Forum: Lighting Forum 02-03-2008, 10:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 780
Posted By Canuck330i
Use zip ties to secure them to the little metal...

Use zip ties to secure them to the little metal straps running diagonally behind the mouse fur. Make sure the flat part of the resistor sits tightly against the metal so you get good heat transfer.
Forum: General Off-Topic 02-17-2007, 12:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 247
Posted By Canuck330i
Try Audacity http://audacity.sourceforge.net/

Try Audacity
http://audacity.sourceforge.net/
Forum: General Off-Topic 02-15-2007, 10:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 373
Posted By Canuck330i
try this instead: http://www.mediamonkey.com ...

try this instead:
http://www.mediamonkey.com

It's free and it'll very quickly fix your tagging problems.
It'll also synch your iPod - I haven't used iTunes in months.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-18-2007, 06:05 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 126,421
Posted By Canuck330i
Great DIY! Did this a few days ago. Couple...

Great DIY!

Did this a few days ago. Couple things to add:

1. To loosen the VANOS solenoid, use a rubber strap wrench instead of an adjustable or open end wrench. I found that a metal wrench...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-18-2007, 05:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 621
Posted By Canuck330i
It used to be possible for older BMWs but for...

It used to be possible for older BMWs but for newer ones including e46 you need a special tool as myogr81 mentioned.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-18-2007, 05:45 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,143
Posted By Canuck330i
Cutting a hole in the roof will weaken the car's...

Cutting a hole in the roof will weaken the car's structural integrity.
It can be the difference between life and death in a roll over crash.
It can also lead to poorer handling because the car's...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-07-2007, 11:02 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,771
Posted By Canuck330i
dillard, When a fault is stored the ECU will...

dillard,

When a fault is stored the ECU will also store some operating parameters such as coolant temp, intake air temp, O2 sensor reading etc.

There are some OBD-II readers that will tell you...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-07-2007, 09:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,746
Posted By Canuck330i
google is your friend: ...

google is your friend:

http://www.unofficialbmw.com/images/BMW_Automatic_ZF4HP24_Diag.pdf
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-04-2007, 10:43 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,771
Posted By Canuck330i
Is there any freeze frame data being stored with...

Is there any freeze frame data being stored with the faults?

It'd be useful to know if it's being set while open loop or closed loop,
along with the coolant temperature and short term trim.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2007, 10:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 608
Posted By Canuck330i
You have to get an OBD-II reader or BMW...

You have to get an OBD-II reader or BMW diagnostic tool and read out the fault codes.

The codes will tell you which circuits / systems are faulty.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-30-2006, 11:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 863
Posted By Canuck330i
bump.. help? anyone??

bump.. help? anyone??
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-28-2006, 09:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 863
Posted By Canuck330i
Thermostat Question

The heater coil circuit on my thermostat is reading about 1 ohm (removed connector, measured directly at the thermostat).

Does anyone know the nominal value?
(or can someone with a spare measure...
Forum: General Off-Topic 12-26-2006, 06:32 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,422
Posted By Canuck330i
Will it Blend? ** Spoof ** ...

Will it Blend? ** Spoof **

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rVn0uxVUsNM



if you haven't seen the original Will It Blend videos here's an example (iPod)...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-20-2006, 01:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 573
Posted By Canuck330i
dang - you're right; It's only the filename...

dang - you're right; It's only the filename that's 2006, it's actually a 2004 CD.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-19-2006, 11:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 573
Posted By Canuck330i
It's a bad image. I found a working one here...

It's a bad image.

I found a working one here (through an incredible stroke of good luck)

http://forum.underpl.org/showpost.php?p=122093&postcount=16
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-19-2006, 03:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,389
Posted By Canuck330i
Here's an idea: Look in the yellow pages for...

Here's an idea:

Look in the yellow pages for places that sell / service hydraulic hoses and such. Call them and see if they can do something.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-18-2006, 04:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 573
Posted By Canuck330i
2006 TIS installs only in German?

I got the 2006 TIS and followed the same instructions as for the 2005 TIS install:

- install sysadm client
- install odbc drivers (not sure that's needed)
- install TIS

I've tried both...
Forum: General Off-Topic 12-16-2006, 05:07 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 6,172
Posted By Canuck330i
1. Aztek 2. 7 series with the bangle butt 3....

1. Aztek
2. 7 series with the bangle butt
3. e90
Forum: General Off-Topic 12-16-2006, 11:39 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 34,700
Posted By Canuck330i
Tricia Takanawa FTW! ...

Tricia Takanawa FTW!

http://familyguy.wikia.com/images/5/5c/TriciaTakanawa.jpg
Forum: Lighting Forum 12-13-2006, 06:28 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,058
Posted By Canuck330i
They're not bright enough. About the only thing...

They're not bright enough.
About the only thing that comes close to being as bright as OEM incandescent are the Luxeons (single LED, 3 Watt).
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-13-2006, 06:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 718
Posted By Canuck330i
Try running the instrument cluster self-test: ...

Try running the instrument cluster self-test:

http://www.bmw-m.net/techproc/test.htm

Your diagnosis about the speed sender is likely correct.
As a guess, it's probably a loose connection...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-11-2006, 05:31 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,391
Posted By Canuck330i
That's what the manual says.. never tried it...

That's what the manual says.. never tried it though.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-11-2006, 05:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 470
Posted By Canuck330i
If the SES light came on then fault codes were...

If the SES light came on then fault codes were likely stored.

Get them pulled and post here.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-11-2006, 04:51 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 764
Posted By Canuck330i
Obd Ii P0344 & P1620

This is kinda strange - the two don't seem related:

P0344 - Camshaft Position Sensor Intermittent (Bank A)
P1620 - MAP Cooling Control Circuit Signal High

Any ideas?
Should I just reset the...
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