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Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-16-2008, 11:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,053
Posted By markusmark
Cars sold in Canada don't have a separate...

Cars sold in Canada don't have a separate trunk-mounted amp.
the amp for these cars is in the HU. :str8pimpi
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-16-2008, 10:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,411
Posted By markusmark
"Hats cost about $250 per pair OEM and don't need...

"Hats cost about $250 per pair OEM and don't need to be replaced unless damaged." I'm not sure where you got the price for the hats but I piad less than $50 each from mileoneparts.com. BTW,...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-16-2008, 10:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,018
Posted By markusmark
Bigjae, you need to replace the valve cover...

Bigjae, you need to replace the valve cover gasket. But, the oil leak was in the plug hole? The valve cover kit comes with new "O" rings for the plug holes. One of the your "O" rings has failed. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-27-2008, 10:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 959
Posted By markusmark
es you do need a spring compressor for the...

es you do need a spring compressor for the fronts, unless you want to eat a face full of spring! Go back and relook at the pictures on page 88 and 89`(pictures 5 and 2 respectively). You see the red...
Forum: The Showroom 01-27-2008, 10:28 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 6,318
Posted By markusmark
Sorry for the accident, but I'm glad you're ok. ...

Sorry for the accident, but I'm glad you're ok.

Looks like about $10K to $15K in damage. The rear is a def r&r as i the RR door panel. Make sure that the bodyshop uses only OEM or OEM-equiv paint...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-25-2008, 11:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 791
Posted By markusmark
Here's the link to the Federal Trade Commission's...

Here's the link to the Federal Trade Commission's listing of the Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act: http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/conline/pubs/buspubs/warranty.shtm
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-24-2008, 11:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 791
Posted By markusmark
BS! Read the Moss Magneson Act that was passed...

BS! Read the Moss Magneson Act that was passed by Congress years ago. Basically, it states that the dealer (in your case) MUST PROVE that the mod is the cause of the problem - PERIOD - no...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-24-2008, 11:33 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 959
Posted By markusmark
No, because the prev posters are correct - you...

No, because the prev posters are correct - you don't need a spring compressor on the rear springs. In fact, if you car has the sport package, you don't need a spring compressor for the front springs...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-24-2008, 11:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 551
Posted By markusmark
Sounds like you accessory belts need changing. ...

Sounds like you accessory belts need changing. The only thing that can squel on a manual tranny is the clutch. With the cold weather I bet the level of friction btwn the belts and the crank pulley...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-22-2008, 11:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 452
Posted By markusmark
Probably the blitzsafe adapter. :str8pimpi

Probably the blitzsafe adapter. :str8pimpi
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-15-2008, 12:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 878
Posted By markusmark
Wheel bearing are easy to diagnose. In an empty...

Wheel bearing are easy to diagnose. In an empty parking lot, drive in the counterclockwise direction with the right (and only right) side windows open. You don't have to be going very fast - 15mph...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-15-2008, 12:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 514
Posted By markusmark
The aux cooling fan is usually about $200 - $260....

The aux cooling fan is usually about $200 - $260. R&R takes less than 30 minutes. The stealer is ripping you. :str8pimpi
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-15-2008, 11:59 AM
Replies: 2,632
Views: 542,638
Posted By markusmark
If you can document that the problem (VANOS...

If you can document that the problem (VANOS noise) started right after the deficient oil change, I would contact the BMW regional office and ask them to have the regional tech check your X5. Other,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-14-2008, 12:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 824
Posted By markusmark
Haven't heard of any. I know several posters...

Haven't heard of any. I know several posters have noted decreased oil consumption when they switched to something other than the oil from the stealer. I'm running Redline 0w-30 and my car has...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-11-2008, 11:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 675
Posted By markusmark
Check the connectors on the RF amp in the...

Check the connectors on the RF amp in the driverside "C" pillar. :str8pimpi
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-09-2008, 11:26 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,083
Posted By markusmark
www.germanfilters.com :str8pimpi

www.germanfilters.com :str8pimpi
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2008, 12:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 598
Posted By markusmark
2 questions: Did you use copper-based anti-seize...

2 questions: Did you use copper-based anti-seize compound on the plug thread? What condition are the plug boots in? :str8pimpi
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2008, 01:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 729
Posted By markusmark
"..."void a warranty unless they can prove that a...

"..."void a warranty unless they can prove that a specific mod was a direct cause of a problem that you want fixed under warranty." You've got it backwards. Under Federal law the dealer must prove...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2008, 01:31 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,538
Posted By markusmark
My 2001 330Ci has one! :str8pimpi

My 2001 330Ci has one! :str8pimpi
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2008, 01:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,016
Posted By markusmark
No, that's the power sterring reservoir. The...

No, that's the power sterring reservoir. The fill point for the tranny is on the side of the tranny. :str8pimpi
Forum: Mid Atlantic 01-04-2008, 01:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 567
Posted By markusmark
Check www.bimrs.org for a qualified indie. ...

Check www.bimrs.org for a qualified indie. :str8pimpi
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-02-2008, 11:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,243
Posted By markusmark
Struts are on the front of the car. The rear...

Struts are on the front of the car. The rear suspension has shock absorbers. Check to see if the shocks are leaking. If both rear tires are cupping, then I would suspect that the alignment is off. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-02-2008, 11:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,142
Posted By markusmark
Each sensor can be accessed from the back side of...

Each sensor can be accessed from the back side of the kingpin (front wheels; see #5 in http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=BN33&mospid=47710&btnr=31_0518&hg=31&fg=10) or the back side of...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-02-2008, 11:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,309
Posted By markusmark
Copper anti-sieze is available from...

Copper anti-sieze is available from www.carcareonline.com. It's also recommended for the sparkplug threads.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-31-2007, 10:59 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 992
Posted By markusmark
+1 :banghead:

+1 :banghead:
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