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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-12-2015, 09:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 486
Posted By ESS330xi
Yeah, I should've explained that better about...

Yeah, I should've explained that better about getting rid of her. I've had my main car now for a while, so the E46 just sits in the driveway. It's a small driveway, and with 4 cars competing for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-12-2015, 04:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 486
Posted By ESS330xi
Thank you guys very much. The crazy thing is that...

Thank you guys very much. The crazy thing is that she still drives so nicely. Hate to give her up when she's paid for. . .
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-12-2015, 03:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 486
Posted By ESS330xi
Thanks for the pic. . .that's great. :thumbup:...

Thanks for the pic. . .that's great. :thumbup: What in that pic do I need to replace, though?
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-12-2015, 03:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 486
Posted By ESS330xi
Stick. Thanks. I think the car is reaching...

Stick.

Thanks. I think the car is reaching that point where it will need a good bit of work and with a baby here, I don't really want to do that. This sucks.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-12-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 486
Posted By ESS330xi
Is there a DIY on here for it? I'm only somewhat...

Is there a DIY on here for it? I'm only somewhat mechanically inclined.

Pull what plug?
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-11-2015, 11:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 486
Posted By ESS330xi
That's what I figured. Cool. Thanks for the quick...

That's what I figured. Cool. Thanks for the quick response. That's why I love this forum. . .best forum I've been on. Taking her in tomorrow for fix.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-11-2015, 06:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 486
Posted By ESS330xi
Fan won't shut off after car turned off

This is an extra car, so it just sits in the driveway for long periods of time (I do periodically start it & run it for a bit).

One day car wouldn't start & realized car has no power. Tried to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-02-2012, 09:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 719
Posted By ESS330xi
Too funny about the monkey. . .ha ha (being...

Too funny about the monkey. . .ha ha (being serious, not sarcastic). Yeah, the back pain is no joke. Weird for someone like me. Never had an issue, and then all of the sudden, BAM. . .I can't walk or...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-01-2012, 10:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 719
Posted By ESS330xi
Also, I'm on ECS Tuning right now. . .do you guys...

Also, I'm on ECS Tuning right now. . .do you guys recommend going OEM or aftermarket for the CV boots? It'll be around $180 shipped for OEM, or ~$100 shipped for aftermarket. I want to say OEM, but...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-01-2012, 09:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 719
Posted By ESS330xi
There is an independent shop nearby, but they're...

There is an independent shop nearby, but they're not a known shop. They came recommended from someone at a major auto parts retailer (sounds like AutoCone). This is one of those times when I wish I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-01-2012, 09:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 719
Posted By ESS330xi
Damn: keep forgetting to say thank you to all who...

Damn: keep forgetting to say thank you to all who have posted. :thumbsup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-01-2012, 09:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 719
Posted By ESS330xi
Also, does anyone know how many CV boots I need...

Also, does anyone know how many CV boots I need to buy? It sounds like 2 inners and 2 outers. . .is that correct? If this sounds stupid, I apologize, but I know nothing this.

I just want this to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-01-2012, 09:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 719
Posted By ESS330xi
That's the problem: the closest independent BMW...

That's the problem: the closest independent BMW shop is almost 300 miles away. If I knew of one down here, I'd do it in a second, but they're just nonexistent.

Yeah, I feel the same way about the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-01-2012, 09:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 719
Posted By ESS330xi
Trust me, I'd do the work if I could, but I just...

Trust me, I'd do the work if I could, but I just had a major back injury: 4 herniated discs and a torn ligament. The idea of doing any work on a car makes me cringe, as I'm just now able to put on my...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-01-2012, 09:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 719
Posted By ESS330xi
Expected repair costs: does this sound right?

This is from a national auto repair chain: (think Yep Toys) CV boot replacement: $301 labor (I have to buy parts)
Valve cover gasket: $197 labor (I'm buying again)
Spark plugs: $113

This sound...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-22-2012, 12:33 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,209
Posted By ESS330xi
Damn, I saw the title and was hoping for some...

Damn, I saw the title and was hoping for some Jerry Springer-type stuff. :(
Forum: General Off-Topic 02-22-2012, 12:29 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 4,862
Posted By ESS330xi
Having lived in 12 states, I can say that Alabama...

Having lived in 12 states, I can say that Alabama was the worst that I've lived in. Granted, it was more so a life scenario situation post-college, but it was pretty sad. The level of education, the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-28-2011, 11:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,965
Posted By ESS330xi
Sorry. Yesterday was a blur. Exercised 3 times...

Sorry. Yesterday was a blur. Exercised 3 times and had UFC on the brain. Last night's fights were incredible. . .still reeling over Silva's destruction of Okami.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-27-2011, 08:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,965
Posted By ESS330xi
Someone gave me advice this morning before I left...

Someone gave me advice this morning before I left that my fuel senders were broken? No, I didn't get that memo.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-27-2011, 02:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,965
Posted By ESS330xi
Feel like the biggest chick: car was out of gas. ...

Feel like the biggest chick: car was out of gas.

Fuel level sender is broken, as car was showing a little more than 1/4 tank.

AAA charged me for a jump only.

Weird thing was that after I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-27-2011, 09:23 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,965
Posted By ESS330xi
Anybody have an idea what caused this? Taking it...

Anybody have an idea what caused this? Taking it back to the shop that did the work, I think. AAA wants to take it to one of their approved shops, & I'm inclined to do that. Car hasn't even hit 400...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-27-2011, 09:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,965
Posted By ESS330xi
I can't tell...car just started, revs up & down,...

I can't tell...car just started, revs up & down, & then dies again....this blows.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-27-2011, 09:12 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,965
Posted By ESS330xi
Car just died while driving on interstate....wtf?

Won't even start now....waiting on AAA to come tow it. Just had $2,000 worth of work done to it, so how could this happen? Dammit.....this sucks.
Forum: Love Line 08-25-2011, 09:36 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 686
Posted By ESS330xi
Yes, and I married her in March. :thumbsup:

Yes, and I married her in March. :thumbsup:
Forum: Lighting Forum 08-21-2011, 04:07 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 9,004
Posted By ESS330xi
Yep. . .was just about to buy a set from them,...

Yep. . .was just about to buy a set from them, but they're OOS. Hope they get inventory soon.

I'm in no hurry, though. I've got a small pile of stuff waiting to get installed on my car, so I...
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