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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-23-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 40
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Posted By Dr.frankinstein
The extra work is well with the savings ...

The extra work is well with the savings


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-23-2014, 11:06 AM
Replies: 13
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Posted By Dr.frankinstein
So I have been away from this for a while. I am...

So I have been away from this for a while. I am not sure if this was the exact problem or not but the car finally broke.

The wife was driving to work and it died at a stop light. The car will not...
Forum: Parting Out 02-23-2014, 10:59 AM
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Views: 207
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
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Got one!


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Forum: Parting Out 02-12-2014, 06:04 PM
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Bump Sent from BimmerApp mobile app

Bump


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Forum: Parting Out 02-11-2014, 08:53 PM
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Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Valve cover

I am searching for a valve cover that will fit my 2001 330xi. Please pm me with a price shipped to 53121. And a phone number if possible.


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-15-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 40
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Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Just make sure that you grind a chamfer. On the...

Just make sure that you grind a chamfer. On the side you press from so it goes in straight. It does not need much but makes it easier to press one in.


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-15-2014, 01:45 PM
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Posted By Dr.frankinstein
I just used an oem ball joint Sent from...

I just used an oem ball joint


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-15-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 40
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Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Not that I can tell Sent from BimmerApp...

Not that I can tell


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-15-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 40
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Posted By Dr.frankinstein
I tried this early last year and my ball joints...

I tried this early last year and my ball joints are still good. It worked out well for me.


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-29-2013, 12:51 PM
Replies: 21
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Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Need a little help

I am the 3rd owner now finding lots of odd things from the po


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-27-2013, 11:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 608
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Need a little help

Well a late update I have changed the ccv and hoses after an hour of cleaning car was out together. Did not want to start. Fired ran like complete crap for about 3 mins then cleared out. Smoked out...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-12-2013, 09:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 608
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Need a little help

It's hard to say I didn't get to experience it.

I'm hoping rod will be good since she said it slowly died out


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-11-2013, 01:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 608
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Need a little help

She said no other lights came on I assume she saw the light after the car died already.



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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-11-2013, 10:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 608
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Need a little help

What other problems may I be looking at? It was running perfectly fine the day before. It ran perfect that day. It happened out of nowhere.


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-11-2013, 10:34 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 608
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Need a little help

The picture was nearly to show the amount of oil. I pulled the plugs out and there was almost a quart of oil per cylinder.

Is there any permanent fix for the ccv freezing? It was -4 out when this...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-11-2013, 05:13 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 608
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Need a little help

A valve cover gasket will not leak into the cylinders, it will only fill the spark plug wells. The oil you see is from turning the motor and pushing some oil out.


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-10-2013, 08:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 608
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Need a little help

Well I found the problem
It hydro locked with oil????? Wtf????!?!??

538185


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-10-2013, 03:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 608
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Need a little help

It clicks like it is going to crank but does not and that is all it does


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-10-2013, 01:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 608
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Need a little help

Wel the wife was driving me 01 330xi it has 142xxx miles and she said it just died on her at a stop light no clunks rattles nothing. It will not start up it will not crank.

So I have a no crank...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-30-2013, 04:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 526
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Cold misfire ????

It would be word if bmw put out a car that misfires I'm the harsh winter never for this to me before and I don't care for it I wish something would come up on the scanner.


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-30-2013, 03:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 526
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Cold misfire ????

There is no codes and data all looks normal intake boot looks good


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-29-2013, 09:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 526
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Cold misfire ????

Well my 2001 330xi has a misfire on cold morning no check engine light, codes or anything. It goes away in about 1 min. Car has 149xxx miles on it. Common problem? Any suggestions?


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-14-2013, 11:29 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,903
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
I unbolted alternator and power steering pump. I...

I unbolted alternator and power steering pump. I didnt remove the radiator just the fan and shroud. Job did not take long to do
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-07-2013, 03:24 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,903
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Yes I have done this. The coolant is comming from...

Yes I have done this. The coolant is comming from the cap I assume. It trails down from it but its all white and you can't see it leak. I clean it off and it comes back.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-07-2013, 08:43 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,903
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Could it be from over filling the coolant? I...

Could it be from over filling the coolant? I replaced the leaky line on top still does it.
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