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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-26-2015, 07:26 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,950
Posted By VishTheFish
You just bumped a 10 year old thread lol

You just bumped a 10 year old thread lol
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-22-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 205
Posted By VishTheFish
Overfilling the cooling system is a big no no,...

Overfilling the cooling system is a big no no, it's pressurized and will not like that very much. Some coolant will come out through the ET cap, but its not what you want. Remove some coolant, the...
Forum: Complete Cars 02-21-2015, 03:23 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 13,204
Posted By VishTheFish
If you are actually serious about selling the car...

If you are actually serious about selling the car then you should have realized by now that this tactic isn't working. What's the harm in showing the photos? Someone who doesn't want to buy a salvage...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-21-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 335
Posted By VishTheFish
my fiance was on the fence about getting winter...

my fiance was on the fence about getting winter tires for her 2012 mazda 3, considering she bought the car which had new all seasons on. Saw a good deal and got a set of x-ice with steel wheels for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-20-2015, 12:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 408
Posted By VishTheFish
When I bought my fuel filter from the dealer it...

When I bought my fuel filter from the dealer it was made by kayser. I ended up returning it because they wanted 180 for it LOL
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-09-2015, 11:44 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 3,897
Posted By VishTheFish
Buy a civic/rsx... Run it to the ground with...

Buy a civic/rsx... Run it to the ground with minimal money spent through college/high school--> save cash-->graduate-->move out/buy a house -->reward yourself with the car you always wanted.

I'm...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-16-2015, 09:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 523
Posted By VishTheFish
exhaust, lowering springs, audio system, turbo,...

exhaust, lowering springs, audio system, turbo, rims all before critical maintenance on these aged cars. In that world will this not be a ghetto banger?

In one year the car you buy will be on the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-16-2015, 09:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 523
Posted By VishTheFish
Realistically you are buying a 14 year old car,...

Realistically you are buying a 14 year old car, you need to do maintenance before you buy these mods. Like it or not, if you spend all this money on an audio system, turbo, exhaust, lowering kit etc...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-08-2015, 10:07 PM
Replies: 1,072
Views: 46,788
Posted By VishTheFish
Just got taken down :(

Just got taken down :(
Forum: General Off-Topic 01-03-2015, 09:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 473
Posted By VishTheFish
A stroke is medically termed a cerebral vascular...

A stroke is medically termed a cerebral vascular accident (CVA), they pertain to the brain only.
Forum: General Off-Topic 01-02-2015, 08:43 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,190
Posted By VishTheFish
Love the safety razor, bought the Edwin jagger...

Love the safety razor, bought the Edwin jagger de89 chrome and it's been nothing but amazing to say the least. Coming from a Mach 3, I've saved so much over the past 2 years on blades.

Haven't...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2014, 09:58 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 775
Posted By VishTheFish
who buys a $2500 BMW? must be in rough shape ...

who buys a $2500 BMW? must be in rough shape

DIY ASAP or you will be selling soon if you are already on a limited budget, and in school
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-04-2014, 11:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,340
Posted By VishTheFish
Don't be a fool, wrap your tool!

Don't be a fool, wrap your tool!
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-30-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,340
Posted By VishTheFish
I was referring to the condoms...

I was referring to the condoms...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-30-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,340
Posted By VishTheFish
The real question is.... does it fit?....

The real question is.... does it fit?....
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-28-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 361
Posted By VishTheFish
I used a 3/8" torque wrench that had units of...

I used a 3/8" torque wrench that had units of inch-lbs to torque the valve cover. The normal 1/2" torque wrench used for lug nuts etc cannot torque to such a small number. Without a doubt I bet some...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-28-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 374
Posted By VishTheFish
Last year I had taken the splash guard off when I...

Last year I had taken the splash guard off when I was changing the OFHG and some other preventative maintenance. I didn't tighten it properly and when I was driving on the highway it became loose and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-06-2014, 11:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 455
Posted By VishTheFish
If you aren't interested in preventative...

If you aren't interested in preventative maintenance, don't buy an e46 or any BMW period.

Truth hurts.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-30-2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 427
Posted By VishTheFish
audio/HVAC more sophisticated, modern looking ...

audio/HVAC more sophisticated, modern looking

gauges look too boy racer when not illuminated in my opinion. But I would have to see them lit up.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-05-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 262
Posted By VishTheFish
if you are doing spark plugs, look into doing the...

if you are doing spark plugs, look into doing the VCG as well as vanos seals.

If you have the money, you should prioritize the cooling system: thermostat, water pump, upper/lower rad hose, and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-04-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,728
Posted By VishTheFish
Why anyone would drop $6k to supercharge an e46...

Why anyone would drop $6k to supercharge an e46 at this point in the car's lifecycle is beyond me. That money could be put towards keeping it in great shape, or enhancing your life either by extra...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-30-2014, 08:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 279
Posted By VishTheFish
your window regulator has likely failed

your window regulator has likely failed
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-27-2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 289
Posted By VishTheFish
I think you will need a new driveshaft as well if...

I think you will need a new driveshaft as well if you plan to do that.... it would be a rather large job to do
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-25-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 32,891
Views: 2,585,711
Posted By VishTheFish
at least it wasn't the waterpump or thermostat to...

at least it wasn't the waterpump or thermostat to replace, the e90 design for that job is a PITA, and just plain cruel if its AWD
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-22-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 411
Posted By VishTheFish
7 hours? All you have to do is remove the...

7 hours?

All you have to do is remove the airbox, fan and shroud, and alternator to get a clear view of the OFHG.....

No one is asking you to spend 7 hrs under there. You do have to clean the...
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