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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-28-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,713
Posted By xDLXSFx
When my EML light was on and my car was in "limp...

When my EML light was on and my car was in "limp mode," it turned out to be exactly what you mentioned - the 30Amp fuse in the E-Box. The E-box is located under the hood of the car on the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-30-2013, 04:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 270
Posted By xDLXSFx
All good; I have darker tint than legal limit...

All good; I have darker tint than legal limit (less than 50% by MN state law); and trying to find solutions to keep it; because quite honestly you can see just fine in there, especially with the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-30-2013, 11:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 270
Posted By xDLXSFx
Minnesotans...

Fellow Minnesotans,

Need to know if any of you got a medical exemption for window tint? Did some research but nothing really regarding MN besides our own state laws that only say;
(ii) the...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 11-23-2013, 08:44 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,418
Posted By xDLXSFx
I would honestly do everything but the control...

I would honestly do everything but the control arms & bushings. Those bushings can be such a pain to get out if not prepared.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-22-2013, 12:24 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,903
Posted By xDLXSFx
I just got my engine replaced in mine; but fuel...

I just got my engine replaced in mine; but fuel filter and fuel pump I believe have not been touched. Spark plugs not the best, but was averaging around 22-24 mpg in warmer months, and that is based...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-22-2013, 12:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 285
Posted By xDLXSFx
Wow, thank you for that recommendation! I...

Wow, thank you for that recommendation!

I will try re-doing the coolant hose first and lubricate and see if that will help; if not, then gonna try that Liquid Alum. out!
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-22-2013, 12:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 729
Posted By xDLXSFx
This was explained to me by my mechanic that...

This was explained to me by my mechanic that dealt with tons of issues regarding oil consumption, so that is first I heard; but I suppose if the drain line is clogged, that can cause build-up. Were...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-21-2013, 05:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 285
Posted By xDLXSFx
Don't think I did; just checked the o-ring,...

Don't think I did; just checked the o-ring, cleaned connections real good and put in. It was good for about a month then started leaking again :/
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-21-2013, 05:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 729
Posted By xDLXSFx
Im still having fun with this issue. *Note...

Im still having fun with this issue.

*Note any leaks to pin-point areas to check* (Oil filter housing, Valve Cover Gasket, Vanos Feed Line, etc)

Check the easy sh*t first - test your PCV/CCV by...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-21-2013, 05:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 285
Posted By xDLXSFx
Coolant Leak

2002 325xi with coolant refresh kit; I don't have time to search at the moment, but has anyone have/had this problem? My upper coolant hose that connects to the expansion tank leaks very slightly,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2013, 11:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 659
Posted By xDLXSFx
Yes; this is best place to lay down info. I...

Yes; this is best place to lay down info.
I forgot I even posted this one; but as for the engine, I did go through BMRParts.com for the engine and even though the compression was good there were...
Forum: Buyer/Seller Feedback Forum 09-29-2013, 05:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 633
Posted By xDLXSFx
ECS Love

Just wanted to show some love and brag about ECS Tuning since they dont have a review program; its all word of mouth.

I had ordered a cooling refresh kit and had it installed. About 3-4 months...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-08-2013, 03:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 533
Posted By xDLXSFx
Wet floor; stupid cause.

After several nights of rain; I noticed some paper work of mine that was wet sitting in the back floor of my Xi. The whole driver-side rear floor was soaked and ONLY that side. First assuming I have...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-01-2013, 08:26 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,682
Posted By xDLXSFx
Wow dude thats horrible; feel for ya. Trail arm...

Wow dude thats horrible; feel for ya. Trail arm is definitely broken; the rear strut mount could be f*cked too if that wheel was messed up pretty bad.

Depending on damage, I would consider...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-01-2013, 08:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,407
Posted By xDLXSFx
I was just going to say; we all perceive our BMWs...

I was just going to say; we all perceive our BMWs differently; what one person thinks is sick, the other could hate it.

My opinion; 15's wayy too small even though the basket weave is cool. Those...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-30-2013, 04:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 678
Posted By xDLXSFx
Yea close to 25 lbs; aiming for 18 lbs or less....

Yea close to 25 lbs; aiming for 18 lbs or less. Only thing I can think of is some O.Z. and Enkei or BBS, but don't have that kind of dough at the moment. I found some lightweights on Tuners site,...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-28-2013, 09:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 678
Posted By xDLXSFx
Ive been checking out some O.Z. wheels; they are...

Ive been checking out some O.Z. wheels; they are the lightest I can find, around 17 lbs a wheel. Don't really dig the looks of 'em though. Anybody else got suggestions on some decent-looking LWT...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-28-2013, 02:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 678
Posted By xDLXSFx
Thanks guys; just looking for now. SamDoe:...

Thanks guys; just looking for now.

SamDoe: I would need a square set for my Xi, like 2 pair of the front set with an ET47. Also was looking at the E9X M3 wheels (forgot the style), but they are...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-28-2013, 12:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 678
Posted By xDLXSFx
Style 135's

Just checking; these would fit on a stock 325xi right? All squared up: 18x8 with +35 offset? On the compatibility chart, it says it wont, but Im checking here with you guys!

Really am considering...
Forum: Engine & Performance 06-05-2013, 05:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 158
Posted By xDLXSFx
325 intake mani, throttle body, etc.

I have quite a bit of extra parts from my engine replacement, including a Dual Vanos from Dr. Vanos that has never been used. Check the link for details:

...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-20-2013, 09:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,713
Posted By xDLXSFx
Yea it was that damn fuse again in the E Box....

Yea it was that damn fuse again in the E Box. 30A. Replaced and she roars. So future reference for anyone stuck in "limp" mode; check those E Box fuses!!

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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-20-2013, 04:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,713
Posted By xDLXSFx
For sure man; helped a lot. But I believe I just...

For sure man; helped a lot. But I believe I just blew that fuse again; back in limp mode. Fun.

Anyways, I got the used replacement from BMR Parts located in Cali. They leakdown test and...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-19-2013, 11:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,713
Posted By xDLXSFx
Holy ****! She is UP and RUNNING!! Such a relief!...

Holy ****! She is UP and RUNNING!! Such a relief!

Guess what the **** was? ..a damn relay fuse!! BMWCaptain, you were right on the money with that one!

I just wanted to seriously thank...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-18-2013, 05:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,713
Posted By xDLXSFx
UPDATE I did reset the way bmwbob mentioned,...

UPDATE

I did reset the way bmwbob mentioned, and it DID clear the EML code, along with ABS, and BRAKE. But I still have lack of power; won't let me hit high RPMs at all. Plus, when you start the...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-18-2013, 02:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,713
Posted By xDLXSFx
Thank you! I need ALL the help I can get. I dont...

Thank you! I need ALL the help I can get. I dont have BMW mechanics in my city! I will try that as well and see if that will work; I did leave the car running trying to see if it would correct...
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