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Forum: General E46 Forum 06-01-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 265
Posted By leblancrene
http://photos.performanceix.com/viewPhoto.php?PhId...

http://photos.performanceix.com/viewPhoto.php?PhId=490132fc46eeed2e8a9eaaaa9cc03526&ptn=1
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-01-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 265
Posted By leblancrene
New to me 330

Finally gave up on finding a second 325 manual touring(well maybe) so bought 2003 330i silver 5spdMT sport 228000km(132,000miles)
5000$ canadian.Have been driving for two weeks so far very...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-05-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 301
Posted By leblancrene
oil leak

I would consider it fairly urgent.That area gets quite hot and could cause fire.If you continue driving you should keep wiping , cleaning the oil buildup to decrease fire hazard.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 04-27-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 630
Posted By leblancrene
O M G no thermostat!

Snow conditions,no thermostat,short trips.Perferct conditions for killing engine with sludge(Has your ccv frozen or failed yet?)Clean as much of sludge as possible ,install thermostat,change oil(use...
Forum: General Off-Topic 04-15-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 418
Views: 43,995
Posted By leblancrene
OBD monitoring

Just saw add(progressive)for discounts if you plug in monitoring device into your cars OBD port.This trend scares the hell out of me.Seems like big brother will come from the insurance companies.This...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-09-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,721
Posted By leblancrene
I think you have issues that run deeper than your...

I think you have issues that run deeper than your cars paint.Have you seen a shrink.Perhaps find a usefull hobby .
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-19-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,020
Posted By leblancrene
That's a ridiculous statement! Oil consumption at...

That's a ridiculous statement! Oil consumption at a rate of a litre per 1000km
will not foul anything .Although a pain to top up I am certain you cannot tell
the difference in plugs ,O2 sensor or...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-10-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 7,658
Posted By leblancrene
The only real girly colour is pink.Calling any...

The only real girly colour is pink.Calling any other colour girly suggests
manhood insecurities or homophobia.But seriously E46s are best in black .Then gunmetal.If you must have colour blue is not...
Forum: General Off-Topic 03-09-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 592
Posted By leblancrene
Theres an app for that! ISS tracker.

Theres an app for that! ISS tracker.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-09-2014, 12:25 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,187
Posted By leblancrene
Did you actually see metal flakes or did mechanic...

Did you actually see metal flakes or did mechanic just say oil
"looked metallic"
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-08-2014, 10:10 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,187
Posted By leblancrene
Im with the hydrolock possibility,get the car in...

Im with the hydrolock possibility,get the car in a warm spot for a good thaw(make certain the ccv, oil tube dipsick area is totally thawed out,this takes time) ,then spin it for a bit with plugs...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-28-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 3,066
Posted By leblancrene
What happened to the thread on AC?

What happened to the thread on AC?
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-22-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 259
Posted By leblancrene
At the very least lose the trailer and tow with...

At the very least lose the trailer and tow with dolly .Towing an extra 1000lbs
is ridiculous.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-20-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,768
Posted By leblancrene
Only been driving E46 for two years but...

Only been driving E46 for two years but experience with 25 or so 240 Volvos (78-93) all bought used has shown that those who owners
removed belly pan had much much higher corrosion on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,020
Posted By leblancrene
Fix obvious leaks,live with consumption you can...

Fix obvious leaks,live with consumption you can go a long ways.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-29-2013, 11:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 513
Posted By leblancrene
So what super dupper special E46 has the V6...

So what super dupper special E46 has the V6 option?
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 07-04-2013, 07:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,001
Posted By leblancrene
does having mode instead of cd button in a2002...

does having mode instead of cd button in a2002 mean i can use aux input kit
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-23-2013, 04:10 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,921
Posted By leblancrene
no

no
Forum: Parting Out 06-18-2013, 05:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,194
Posted By leblancrene
Wiper drive assembly?

Wiper drive assembly?
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-17-2013, 06:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 427
Posted By leblancrene
Solved

Took assembly out yesterday .The passenger side shaft was seized(salt) i freed it up using pentrating oil, then lubricating it with regular oil.I drilled a hole(1/16) in the outer shaft casing and...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-15-2013, 06:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 427
Posted By leblancrene
Windshield wipers failure

Anyone have experience with wipers seizing.Mine are not moving unless i help them manualy but i can hear wiper motor running even though wipers are not moving
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-11-2013, 04:18 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,573
Posted By leblancrene
Yes there is only one keyhole.I found that scary...

Yes there is only one keyhole.I found that scary this winter when drivers door and lock froze up for a few days till i could sun it(thanks to this forum i knew not to force the fragile...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-11-2013, 01:44 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,573
Posted By leblancrene
I have a touring .No back keyhole,yeah thats...

I have a touring .No back keyhole,yeah thats right ,only one fragile physical keyhole
and if battery goes dead you are f****d.My solution was a secret wire to feed 12 volt source to window motor
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-11-2013, 09:30 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,573
Posted By leblancrene
I took the tansponder from my plastic key and...

I took the tansponder from my plastic key and used it in a50$ ebay remote key, which cost me 25 to cut.Some locksmiths can program the virgin transponder that comes in the ebay key but charge about...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-08-2013, 07:14 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 11,279
Posted By leblancrene
Tourings dont crack

Tourings dont crack
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