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Forum: Parting Out 03-09-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 253
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Posted By DRICHFL
Your inbox is full...

Your inbox is full...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-07-2012, 06:33 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,491
Posted By DRICHFL
FYI, once I removed the radiator I was amazed to...

FYI, once I removed the radiator I was amazed to see so much trash collected between the radiator and condenser.

I decided to replace the OEM BMW water pump with a Bosch water pump that has the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-19-2012, 02:07 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,491
Posted By DRICHFL
Pulled the water pump off and it looked new. The...

Pulled the water pump off and it looked new. The water pump was sturdy and the impeller was not damaged.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-17-2012, 04:56 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,491
Posted By DRICHFL
I never seen the engine temp above normal and...

I never seen the engine temp above normal and that is what puzzled me.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-17-2012, 04:51 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,491
Posted By DRICHFL
Cobra thanks! Mango thanks!

Cobra thanks!

Mango thanks!
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-17-2012, 02:54 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,491
Posted By DRICHFL
Schlag, LOL!! I'm using my phones, so...

Schlag, LOL!!

I'm using my phones, so forgive my grammer...


I was thinking the samething about bleeding. I have changed the coolant several times in the past and never had any issues. It...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-17-2012, 01:45 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,491
Posted By DRICHFL
Bimmergarage thanks for the tip! Mango the...

Bimmergarage thanks for the tip!

Mango the point you don't understand is that parts can fail reguardless. It could be defect or design flaw. The fact is that you truely don't know when a part will...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-17-2012, 10:35 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,491
Posted By DRICHFL
Mango I see your point but less then 30k miles...

Mango I see your point but less then 30k miles ago the stealer replace all the parts you recommend replacing under an extended warranty program. I had an over heating problem and I allowed them to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-17-2012, 05:42 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,491
Posted By DRICHFL
That was the beginning of my problems, the fan...

That was the beginning of my problems, the fan blade seperated and damage alot of stuff under the hood. After researching the web, I decided to go electric to avoid this happening again.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-17-2012, 05:14 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,491
Posted By DRICHFL
I'm not sure why this happen. Could it be a weak...

I'm not sure why this happen. Could it be a weak expansion tank, bad cap or the radiator had a weak spot. Im just not sure.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-16-2012, 11:20 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,491
Posted By DRICHFL
www.henstparts.com or henst.com for reference.

www.henstparts.com or henst.com for reference.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-16-2012, 11:05 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,491
Posted By DRICHFL
Its OEM Henst Autotech.

Its OEM Henst Autotech.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-16-2012, 03:38 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,491
Posted By DRICHFL
The car sat idling for about 45 minutes or so. I...

The car sat idling for about 45 minutes or so. I had the heater on while it sat park idlin since I just replace the coolent. Then all of a sudden an explosion, "BOM-BAM!!! Coolant everywhere open...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-15-2012, 07:44 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,491
Posted By DRICHFL
Quick Update!!! I decided to try the...

Quick Update!!!

I decided to try the transmission hoses/lines to see if they would leak. I am glad to say the transmission hose snaped right into the oil cooler and had no leaks. I'm under the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-12-2012, 07:05 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,491
Posted By DRICHFL
I was really hoping I could avoid purchasing new...

I was really hoping I could avoid purchasing new transmisson hoses. I price them and the hoses and they will cost me over $140 per hose:eek:

That is the reason I want to know if using metal clamp...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-12-2012, 06:17 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,491
Posted By DRICHFL
Transmission hoses without the grey plastic.

Transmission hoses without the grey plastic.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-12-2012, 06:03 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,491
Posted By DRICHFL
330CIc Broken Fan Blade & Fan Clutch Disaster

I suffered from the exploding fan blade which cause damage to several parts under the hood. I am currently doing the electric fan swap. Here is a list of parts that I have to replace:

Fan Shroud...
Forum: Parting Out 09-05-2012, 04:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,525
Posted By DRICHFL
Great Seller!!! Thanks for the part!

Thanks for your honesty!!! I got the Mounting Plate today and it was as described. Fast shipping along with tracking #. I am completely satisfied and hope to be back on the road soon. Thanks again!!!
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-01-2012, 12:03 PM
Replies: 391
Views: 81,372
Posted By DRICHFL
Bump???

Bump???
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-31-2012, 07:29 PM
Replies: 391
Views: 81,372
Posted By DRICHFL
This is some of the damage done by the fan blade....

This is some of the damage done by the fan blade. My Transmission Oil Cooler got destroyed. It is difficult to get the transmission's quick connect to disengage from the oil cooler. After...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-28-2012, 02:25 PM
Replies: 391
Views: 81,372
Posted By DRICHFL
Thanks a million Sansho!

Thanks a million Sansho!
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-28-2012, 08:41 AM
Replies: 391
Views: 81,372
Posted By DRICHFL
So I'm trying to figure out how to remove the...

So I'm trying to figure out how to remove the front bumper. Looking at the Bentley manual it illustrate removing a total of 6 screws. 4 of the screws are located on each end of the bumper...
Forum: Parting Out 08-27-2012, 04:06 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 17,563
Posted By DRICHFL
Sent you a pm. Thanks

Sent you a pm. Thanks
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-27-2008, 11:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 780
Posted By DRICHFL
Thanks great website for diagrams.:thumbsup:

Thanks great website for diagrams.:thumbsup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-27-2008, 01:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 780
Posted By DRICHFL
I am dealing with the same seat belt problem as...

I am dealing with the same seat belt problem as these guys. Anyone has a diagram on the seat belt latches. Anyone has seat belt latches part#.
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