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Forum: General E46 Forum 05-03-2013, 12:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 279
Posted By Eteck
Not the bulb, not the igniter. So now what?

Not the bulb, not the igniter. So now what?
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-02-2013, 10:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 279
Posted By Eteck
oh christ why does every little problem with this...

oh christ why does every little problem with this car have to unravel into a big ****ing ordeal.....
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-02-2013, 08:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 279
Posted By Eteck
don't only the halogens have reflector bowls? and...

don't only the halogens have reflector bowls? and they are powered?
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-02-2013, 08:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 279
Posted By Eteck
what is a reflector bowl? and how is it different...

what is a reflector bowl? and how is it different from a bulb.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-02-2013, 08:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 279
Posted By Eteck
now THAT would be good to know!

now THAT would be good to know!
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-02-2013, 07:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 279
Posted By Eteck
No indicator on dash, but headlamp is out?

Yah, so I'm getting the OPPOSITE problem that most people have posted. Most people say, "I have a dash light on but no bulb burnt out."

I have a headlight out, but no dashlight indicator!...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-26-2013, 04:40 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 10,647
Posted By Eteck
This is an important point, use a level to be...

This is an important point, use a level to be sure the transmission is level when filling it. You must put the level on the lip of the pan where the bolts squeeze down on the gasket to measure it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-25-2013, 01:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 342
Posted By Eteck
Nevermind, i'm an idiot

Nevermind, i'm an idiot
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-25-2013, 01:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 342
Posted By Eteck
Peake R5/FCX(3) cE code: E11?

I'm trying to reset my MIL (check engine light) and I get this code when I "Go" on cE for the reset. The fC reads E10: Pre-cat O2 sensor bank 1 (which I just replaced)

So hopefully the damn thing...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-24-2013, 05:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 447
Posted By Eteck
Got home from work at 3:30 CST today and found a...

Got home from work at 3:30 CST today and found a quart of Redline ATF in my garage. Put that in, and BOOM the bitch is back! I took it easy, tried Drive, then manual selecting, seemed steady, got on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-24-2013, 01:26 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 4,295
Posted By Eteck
My wife will be getting a 535xi in the next 6...

My wife will be getting a 535xi in the next 6 months. For me, probably a 335ci, or a new Tacoma to replace my worn out 96'. In my dreams, my next car would be an M3, or an M4. I'm really disappointed...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-24-2013, 12:38 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,503
Posted By Eteck
Excellent exposure there. I think my 330ci paint...

Excellent exposure there. I think my 330ci paint would give you a run for your money, it's absolutely mint (although admittedly I'm bored of black cars)! I just haven't had it out for any glam pix...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-24-2013, 12:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 447
Posted By Eteck
Thanks again guys! Yeah, I hope after that...

Thanks again guys!

Yeah, I hope after that I'll be good to go. I'm pretty excited to get this beast back out of the garage, I just did control arms, bushings, Bilstein touring struts all around,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-24-2013, 12:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,019
Posted By Eteck
oh my....no

oh my....no
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-24-2013, 12:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 447
Posted By Eteck
Ok cool, got it. Thanks for the replies you guys!...

Ok cool, got it. Thanks for the replies you guys! Really appreciate it!

Venzon, nice zhp man!

Just to be clear.....do you guys think it will be okay? *bites nails*
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-24-2013, 11:55 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 10,250
Posted By Eteck
Yah no doubt, driving is believing! This second...

Yah no doubt, driving is believing! This second hand 330ci is my first, and I've had/have many other vehicles: Camaro SS, Jeep Wrangler/Cherokee, Toyota Tacoma, Camry, Ford Fusion, Audi A6. The...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-24-2013, 11:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 447
Posted By Eteck
Okay, so I'll top it off, leave the plug open,...

Okay, so I'll top it off, leave the plug open, start the engine with the plug open? Yes? Then continue to add fluid as needed until it's warmed and dribbles out.



Gotchya! lol Yah I've been...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-24-2013, 11:39 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 10,250
Posted By Eteck
sweet info. I am continuously perplexed by BMW's...

sweet info. I am continuously perplexed by BMW's descision to be "green" and offer new series and "eco" minded models. I really hope the line is not going astray. Fuel economy is never a concern when...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-24-2013, 11:15 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 447
Posted By Eteck
Is my (automatic)transmission going to be ok?

So...I brilliantly fked my transmission. It started a few weeks ago when I noticed jerking during gear changes in cold weather during the first 1/2 mile of driving. I assumed perhaps when I did...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 03-24-2013, 09:34 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 240
Posted By Eteck
Is my transmission going to be ok?

wrong thread, sorry mod please close.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-30-2012, 02:13 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,611
Posted By Eteck
I am certain that BMW cheeped out on a number of...

I am certain that BMW cheeped out on a number of components to keep production costs down. This may just be a simple artifact of that sentiment. They also suggest that the tranny fluid is a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-30-2012, 01:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,611
Posted By Eteck
HAHA no doubt!

HAHA no doubt!
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-30-2012, 12:47 AM
Replies: 1,230
Views: 135,765
Posted By Eteck
your a bastard! lol I love Iowa winters, and I...

your a bastard! lol I love Iowa winters, and I hate Iowa winters. last year was cake compared to usual. I think we're in for it this year. Nothing like rear wheel drive with a fresh 14" of snow!
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-30-2012, 12:40 AM
Replies: 1,230
Views: 135,765
Posted By Eteck
not bad, but you gotta loose those stock wheels...

not bad, but you gotta loose those stock wheels man! I'm just thankful I have the style 88 wheels, I like them. wouldnt complain with a set of BBS or M rims! maybe turn my 88's into a "winter" set.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-30-2012, 12:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,611
Posted By Eteck
man! that thing is easy to take off without...

man! that thing is easy to take off without breaking it if you know how to detach the connector right. But good question, they shouldnt have used plastic there OR in the OEM water pump, but they did....
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