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Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 03-13-2015, 12:22 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 916
Posted By 1st bimmer
Here's the spring compressor I bought when...

Here's the spring compressor I bought when changing one of the front struts, worked really well and I'll be selling it when I finish the job come warm weather, those other compressors scare the chit...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-14-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 375
Posted By 1st bimmer
Black ice can occur at 37 deg F.

Black ice can occur at 37 deg F.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-15-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 341
Posted By 1st bimmer
fcab's replaced, problem not fixed.

Took my y2k 323ci to a repair shop for a 50mph wobble and the diagnosis was the fcab's were shot, didn't like their price so I changed them myself,they were shot, the replacement was pretty straight...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 08-05-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,464
Posted By 1st bimmer
control arm bushings

I brought my y2k 323ci to the garage to check a wobble at 50mph and the diagnosis is fcab's need replacing, I'm doing the work myself so should I just assume I need control arms also? I probably...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-10-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 531
Posted By 1st bimmer
Bleed your cooling system, you have an air lock.

Bleed your cooling system, you have an air lock.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-10-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 668
Posted By 1st bimmer
I had this happen to me back in April, turned out...

I had this happen to me back in April, turned out to be a hole in a 2 yr old radiator, changed radiator and top hose problem solved.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-03-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 395
Posted By 1st bimmer
Where do go to get the key cut, dealer?

Where do go to get the key cut, dealer?
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-09-2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 370
Posted By 1st bimmer
Yes it's just 3 bolts on the oil pan but you have...

Yes it's just 3 bolts on the oil pan but you have to take off the frame brace which has 8 bolts and the bolts are not supposed to be reused, they are a $30 expense.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-08-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 501
Posted By 1st bimmer
I think you're effed.

I think you're effed.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-08-2014, 05:17 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,442
Posted By 1st bimmer
They are my goto since they are in my backyard...

They are my goto since they are in my backyard about 20 min away, have to go today as a matter of fact to pick up a radiator hose.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-06-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 212
Posted By 1st bimmer
Car overheated, no heat.

My y2k 323ci, I checked the expansion tank yesterday and the level was down so added maybe a pint of water, this morning I drove about 30 miles and noticed no heat but normal temp, then temp started...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-05-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,183
Posted By 1st bimmer
After struggling with mounting wheels on my car...

After struggling with mounting wheels on my car for years I bought this tool and wonder why I didn't know about it before.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-13-2013, 03:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 590
Posted By 1st bimmer
I'm sol, bought it on fleabay.

I'm sol, bought it on fleabay.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-13-2013, 11:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 590
Posted By 1st bimmer
AAARGH:Yellow Oil Sensor Light

Y2k 323ci, I changed the oil sensor about 1-1/2 yrs ago with a Chiwanese sensor that lasted 1 yr, took the advice on this forum and got a genuine Hella
and guess what showed up on the dash this...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-03-2013, 06:37 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,942
Posted By 1st bimmer
It could be the intake camshaft position sensor.

It could be the intake camshaft position sensor.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-06-2013, 05:41 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,095
Posted By 1st bimmer
Maybe the camshaft intake sensor, mine had...

Maybe the camshaft intake sensor, mine had symptoms like that and cleared up after I replaced it. Can you get the car to Autozone or similar store to read codes, is your cel indicator on?
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 07-28-2013, 06:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 531
Posted By 1st bimmer
I replaced my rear rotors and pads about a month...

I replaced my rear rotors and pads about a month ago and the same thing happened to me, the driver side was hanging up and the wheel was very hot after driving the car. I thought I needed to replace...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-05-2013, 04:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 467
Posted By 1st bimmer
When I first read your reply I scratched my head...

When I first read your reply I scratched my head trying to figure out how:huh: this would help but I tried it and I've had success, now could you explain the reason behind this? Thanks for your help.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-03-2013, 10:53 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,382
Posted By 1st bimmer
I have a y2k 323ci manual transmission and I...

I have a y2k 323ci manual transmission and I replaced the pump after it sheared off about 3 yrs ago, it was a luk20, no hp hoses, took me about an hour going slowly, also replaced the reservoir. The...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-01-2013, 06:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 467
Posted By 1st bimmer
Rear caliper hanging up?

I just changed the rotors and brake pads on the rear of my y2k 323ci and I think the drivers side caliper is hanging up, it is very hot after driving and when I changed everything the drivers side...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-14-2013, 12:12 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,755
Posted By 1st bimmer
+1

+1
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-09-2013, 08:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 451
Posted By 1st bimmer
This^

This^
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-04-2013, 08:46 AM
Replies: 702
Views: 112,705
Posted By 1st bimmer
I have a y2k 323ci titanium silver and the...

I have a y2k 323ci titanium silver and the spoiler matched perfectly, it's a pretty simple install, i lined it up using masking tape as a temp clamp and when I had it perfect I then pulled off the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-04-2013, 06:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 472
Posted By 1st bimmer
I just changed my intake sensor on a y2k 323ci...

I just changed my intake sensor on a y2k 323ci w/138k mi and it took care of the stalling and hesitation.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-29-2013, 06:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 706
Posted By 1st bimmer
Bad tank of gas update

I posted yesterday about a bad tank of gas or a bad intake camshaft sensor and the sensor was the problem, I replaced it today and the only hiccup was that I lost the jesus clip for the sensor plug...
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