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Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2010, 09:43 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 24,874
Posted By ric4080
Great Post!!! I wonder if this can be done with a...

Great Post!!! I wonder if this can be done with a M56 engine..hmm more power for my wagon?
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-16-2010, 03:04 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,256
Posted By ric4080
4 days, I sometimes have to use my truck for...

4 days, I sometimes have to use my truck for work, so on Friday's it's BMW day!
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-10-2010, 11:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,091
Posted By ric4080
I have found some on ebay that are reasonable or...

I have found some on ebay that are reasonable or at oxygensensors.com, one or the other have been cost effective for me.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-10-2010, 04:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,476
Posted By ric4080
I'm a little confused here, mine is a 04 and I...

I'm a little confused here, mine is a 04 and I have a roof antenna, so is that am, fm, near-infared(just kidding about the infared)?
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-10-2010, 04:34 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,912
Posted By ric4080
Just sent you a payment!

Just sent you a payment!
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-04-2010, 03:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 432
Posted By ric4080
Question subframe inspected-Pass but found this

I just got my subframe inspected today and it is fine according to Chapman BMW, they said my "Thrust Rod Bushing" need replacing are they refering to the control arm bushings? at 52k Miles and I need...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-01-2010, 09:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,073
Posted By ric4080
First I use a dry filter and put it in my car so...

First I use a dry filter and put it in my car so I can use it, then clean and re-oil as per the instructions, however I do set it aside for about 3 days to let the oil absorb into the filter media (I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-01-2010, 06:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,073
Posted By ric4080
I've used a K&N for about 40K miles and have had...

I've used a K&N for about 40K miles and have had no issues but then I know how to oil them properly (I've cleaned and re-oiled mine twice)
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2010, 09:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,838
Posted By ric4080
I have a program on my laptop called dyno-scan...

I have a program on my laptop called dyno-scan and I can reset the light and look at sensor data live, my 325it has the obdII plug. When I first bought the car I did a sensor read at idle to get a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2010, 06:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,838
Posted By ric4080
I don't know if this applies to BMW's but on many...

I don't know if this applies to BMW's but on many cars when you work on anything electical/electronic you disconnect the battery, and once you completed the job you reconnect the battery and the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2010, 02:44 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 21,472
Posted By ric4080
When I bought mine it was the right price, right...

When I bought mine it was the right price, right time right car, I would've loved a M3 wagon! but it came as a 325it, with performace package, premium package, it has M emblems but not a M3, also it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2010, 11:15 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 4,325
Posted By ric4080
I bought mine in 07 with 7600 miles on it (it is...

I bought mine in 07 with 7600 miles on it (it is an 04 325it). I'd like to keep it until the wheels fall off ( it is paid off!)
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2010, 11:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,151
Posted By ric4080
I replaced my driverside rear 2 months ago, it...

I replaced my driverside rear 2 months ago, it was pretty easy, I got a Haynes manual and it walked me through replacing it. I did get a ebay replacement for about $60 and did compair the old and new...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-22-2010, 11:16 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 31,902
Posted By ric4080
The only issues I've have is that rattle from the...

The only issues I've have is that rattle from the fuel tank when I hit a bump in the road, I live in AZ so I don't know if BMW will cover a CA emissions car. I lost faith in BMW stealerships and do...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-21-2010, 09:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 417
Posted By ric4080
Fuel Tank Rattle

I have a rattle in my car! If the roads are rough you can hear it in the vehicle next to me. I finally got my car up were I can trace it down and the noise is coming from inside my fuel tank! Any how...
Forum: Southwest 08-19-2010, 05:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 470
Posted By ric4080
If in Scottsdale BEWARE of Airport Auto, they did...

If in Scottsdale BEWARE of Airport Auto, they did a lousey job adjusting my parking brake! So now I do most of it myself!
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 08-17-2010, 10:16 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 34,951
Posted By ric4080
my are style 119, 04sport package on 325it.

my are style 119, 04sport package on 325it.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-17-2010, 11:33 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,555
Posted By ric4080
Great Story! glad you didn't get hit! Same thing...

Great Story! glad you didn't get hit! Same thing has happened to me a few times on the 202 here in Phoenix. Traffic moving just fine then....OH Crap!! missed me, whew..
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-16-2010, 09:53 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 4,450
Posted By ric4080
2004 with 52K on it

2004 with 52K on it
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-16-2010, 11:09 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,025
Posted By ric4080
oil change

I don't know if this will help you but I use Royal Purple 5W30 and change it at the interval on the dash (usually 15k). Around town it is about $9.00 a quart, you get it a little cheaper on ebay.
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