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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-07-2009, 06:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,900
Posted By jhk2bmw
I'm sorry but the posts about it taking 30 min to...

I'm sorry but the posts about it taking 30 min to an hour? Come on guys....for someone doing it for the first time will take at least 2.5 hours, trust me. I have done 4 of them and it would be...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-29-2009, 06:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,915
Posted By jhk2bmw
use the search function and look for: Final stage...

use the search function and look for: Final stage unit and/or blower resistor...you will find plenty of info as well as a diy to fix; it's about a $75-80 part plus about 1.5-2hrs of labor if you're...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-16-2009, 04:22 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,674
Posted By jhk2bmw
will need cleaning but that Ozium stuff is no...

will need cleaning but that Ozium stuff is no joke....I once knew a closet smoker who always smoked when she was driving around. Even blowing smoke out the window it's tough to mask that smell. She...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-14-2009, 06:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,123
Posted By jhk2bmw
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=5924...

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=592414&highlight=fuel+pump

This is the DIY for the fuel pump. I had the same problem and went ahead and ordered one b/c I knew it hadn't been...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-11-2009, 06:54 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 478,388
Posted By jhk2bmw
Be careful with cheap window regulators, I...

Be careful with cheap window regulators, I learned the hard way....I just did my passenger right side yesterday for the 4th time in about a month and a half. First time was to diagnose after...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-11-2009, 06:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 959
Posted By jhk2bmw
I have ordered many things from them, good...

I have ordered many things from them, good experiences all the way around
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-18-2009, 08:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 962
Posted By jhk2bmw
did you replace the fuel sending unit when you...

did you replace the fuel sending unit when you did the FP, or just the FP? I don't know but that may be something to look at and it's about half of the price of the FP>
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-18-2009, 08:41 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,855
Posted By jhk2bmw
Does your car ride rough in first gear? ...

Does your car ride rough in first gear? Sometimes feeling like it's not getting enough gas (and stalling) then other times feeling like you get a turbo boost? That's what mine did then one day...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2009, 06:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 651
Posted By jhk2bmw
Installed new fuel pump today and it solved the...

Installed new fuel pump today and it solved the problem, car cranked up and runs sweet! This seems for the moment to have cured what I thought were other problems causing slugish and sometimes...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-15-2009, 06:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 651
Posted By jhk2bmw
As a continuation of the story....I rented an obd...

As a continuation of the story....I rented an obd reader from autozone and found that the car passed with no error codes. I was surprised given the rough idle and stall after the last start. Also...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-13-2009, 01:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 651
Posted By jhk2bmw
I let it sit for a while thinking that it might...

I let it sit for a while thinking that it might magically resolve itself, like some issues do. However, now it won't start at all so I really cannot take it anywhere unless I bite the bullet and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-13-2009, 10:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 651
Posted By jhk2bmw
Please help diagnose

My 02 330I has about 68k miles and had the Insp II service at the dealer (I know, money wasted) about 5 months ago. The car has always run very well but a couple months ago, not long after the Insp...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-11-2009, 10:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,654
Posted By jhk2bmw
6mm, probably can get one at the local stealer...

6mm, probably can get one at the local stealer for pretty cheap
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-08-2009, 10:19 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 115,766
Posted By jhk2bmw
Yeah, there was a big difference however the big...

Yeah, there was a big difference however the big difference was between the shot OEM's and the new Powerflex. If I had new OEM's to compare side by side with the new Powerflex I don't think the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-08-2009, 10:01 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 115,766
Posted By jhk2bmw
I have 67k miles and just installed Powerflex...

I have 67k miles and just installed Powerflex FCAB's a little while ago and love them....should I do the RTAB's now or can I wait a little? Any risk running the OEM's in the back with the upgrade in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-07-2009, 12:15 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,635
Posted By jhk2bmw
If it makes you feel any better, my X-5 , that I...

If it makes you feel any better, my X-5 , that I have baby-ed and has only 28k miles, was brutally keyed while I was at happy hour a couple of weeks ago and parked on a side street. Some jackass...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-06-2009, 02:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,451
Posted By jhk2bmw
I installed them about 3-4 weeks ago and love...

I installed them about 3-4 weeks ago and love them. Night and day difference over OEM, but I had the sport package to begin with and prefer a tighter/stiffer feel. All but eliminated annoying...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-29-2009, 07:24 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 478,388
Posted By jhk2bmw
Thanks a lot for your help JS, turns out I had...

Thanks a lot for your help JS, turns out I had the door lock cable running in front of the regulator track and I think it was getting pinched by the air bag. Moved it behind and now it works like a...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-29-2009, 06:32 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 478,388
Posted By jhk2bmw
thanks for the fast reply, I probably pinned it...

thanks for the fast reply, I probably pinned it down or something when I put everything back together.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-29-2009, 06:10 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 478,388
Posted By jhk2bmw
Did this project today and fixed window. Thanks...

Did this project today and fixed window. Thanks for the thorough post. Having a problem with the door lock though....at first I must not have properly re-connected the white door lock connector, so...
Forum: Lighting Forum 05-22-2009, 04:25 PM
Replies: 312
Achtung: Tailight Fix
Views: 155,251
Posted By jhk2bmw
I have been dealing with this false bulb...

I have been dealing with this false bulb indicator issue for several years on my 2002 330i, to the extent that I always rode with a couple of packs of 12V bulbs in the glove box. Recently it was...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-17-2009, 06:43 PM
Replies: 320
Views: 249,695
Posted By jhk2bmw
Powerflex CAB yesterday

New member here but have been lurking on site for some time checking out these DIY's. So after thoroughly reviewing this thread and some others I finally got the courage to do the CAB's yesterday on...
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