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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-16-2015, 12:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 388
Posted By TerryH
Consider buying a nice manual and selling your...

Consider buying a nice manual and selling your automatic.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-09-2015, 02:43 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 641
Posted By TerryH
He was jump starting the car. He removed the...

He was jump starting the car. He removed the jumper cables and the car died before he could get the meter across his battery to read the alternator output voltage.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-09-2015, 02:04 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 641
Posted By TerryH
Good to hear you got it sorted out.

Good to hear you got it sorted out.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-08-2015, 11:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 229
Posted By TerryH
What do the HOT cops in south Orange Country got...

What do the HOT cops in south Orange Country got to do with a meet in West Covina? They're 50 miles apart.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-08-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 205
Posted By TerryH
If nothing else works try youtube "e46 moonroof...

If nothing else works try youtube "e46 moonroof leaks"
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-08-2015, 04:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 205
Posted By TerryH
Everyone's moonroof glass leaks, but the small...

Everyone's moonroof glass leaks, but the small amount of water is supposed to drain out via the hoses on 4 corners. If your drains are plugged with debris you can test them by pouring some water from...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-06-2015, 01:15 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 641
Posted By TerryH
Battery charger or jump. Once you get the battery...

Battery charger or jump. Once you get the battery to ~12.2v the car will start, but won't run long if the battery is draining.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-06-2015, 01:02 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 641
Posted By TerryH
First check battery connections for corrosion or...

First check battery connections for corrosion or looseness. Then check alt connections, belt and tension. If you have a meter you can test voltage at battery with car running, if it's over 14v, your...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-03-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 697
Posted By TerryH
Last month. Bosch Platinum Series AGM Battery...

Last month. Bosch Platinum Series AGM Battery Group Size H7/L4/94R $145 at Pepboys.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-29-2015, 03:51 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,278
Posted By TerryH
Thank you. I wasn't aware of any differences....

Thank you. I wasn't aware of any differences. Quick google tells me double stage AB has an additional load sensor in the seat? Supposedly, this removes all the 1999's and some of 2000 from the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-29-2015, 03:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 797
Posted By TerryH
In post #2 I suggested he clean out the groove...

In post #2 I suggested he clean out the groove for O-ring. :D
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-28-2015, 09:44 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,278
Posted By TerryH
Does this site work for anyone here who's car has...

Does this site work for anyone here who's car has been recalled? The news reported recalling 2000-2006 model years, but the e46 started in 1999, I think our build date is April. I suppose its...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-28-2015, 12:20 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,013
Posted By TerryH
You're too late for your speech. You're preaching...

You're too late for your speech. You're preaching to him like he's not already invested. It's time to wish him well and offer whatever help he needs.

Our cars are aging quickly. They indeed are...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-27-2015, 09:49 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,013
Posted By TerryH
I commend you on your efforts to own an E46! You...

I commend you on your efforts to own an E46! You sound like a very responsible young man. Keep the shiny side up!
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-27-2015, 02:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 294
Posted By TerryH
Is what's hanging from the mirror swinging when...

Is what's hanging from the mirror swinging when the alarm sounds? Motion sensor can alert on minimal movement.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-27-2015, 02:18 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 797
Posted By TerryH
It's important to lubricate it well with clean...

It's important to lubricate it well with clean motor oil before installation. Make sure the groove is clean where it rests and be careful not to stretch it putting it on. Other than that, I can't...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-25-2015, 08:35 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,626
Posted By TerryH
I'm guessing most E46's are blue booking less...

I'm guessing most E46's are blue booking less than $5K. If some HS kid wants one, it doesn't bother me in the least what kind of gas he wants to put into it.... or racing stripe it. lol Ours is '99...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-25-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 254
Posted By TerryH
did you hear a crunch sound? possible switch, but...

did you hear a crunch sound? possible switch, but the regulators are crap on these cars so lets expect to have a snapped cable. grab it, pull up and close it, duct tape it.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-25-2015, 07:57 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,626
Posted By TerryH
The days prior to computerized knock sensors,...

The days prior to computerized knock sensors, octane rating was more critical. Back then you could put holes in pistons in 10 minutes with too low octane on a very high compression motor. Modern cars...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-25-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,626
Posted By TerryH
I recently read an article that said in some...

I recently read an article that said in some parts of the US the spread between regular and premium was was huge, like $.75. We don't see that in SoCal, but if it got that big we'd probably have to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-17-2015, 07:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,036
Posted By TerryH
Me too, but it had been a couple years. I will...

Me too, but it had been a couple years. I will still shop them when the need arises.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-17-2015, 07:07 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,036
Posted By TerryH
You speak for the entire forum and are so...

You speak for the entire forum and are so offended by my post that you must spend an inordinate amount of time telling me how you don't care?

This forum has obviously fallen to a few illiterates...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-17-2015, 01:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,036
Posted By TerryH
Just to be clear, the wanna-be bullies are out...

Just to be clear, the wanna-be bullies are out because I called a vendor? Shame on me.

The snot-nosed kids here are evidently running the asylum.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-17-2015, 11:45 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,036
Posted By TerryH
Those ancient means of communication date back to...

Those ancient means of communication date back to when our E46's were new.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-16-2015, 11:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,036
Posted By TerryH
I'm 30 miles and all of it 5 fwy. At 3am it's 20...

I'm 30 miles and all of it 5 fwy. At 3am it's 20 minutes. At 3pm it's 3 hours.

I actually bought the radiator on Amazon with my 5% rebate card. It came via UPS wrapped in so much bubble wrap it...
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