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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-02-2014, 09:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 405
Posted By JoeFriday
Stalk is secure and feels solid, not that you...

Stalk is secure and feels solid, not that you could tell if there was an internal short.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-29-2013, 12:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 405
Posted By JoeFriday
Possessed wiper-washer

Hi, did some searching and could not find this one. 2000 323i started randomly squirting the washers as if you pulled the lever toward you (squirt with a couple wipes). At first it only did it about...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-07-2013, 10:24 PM
Replies: 325
Views: 228,239
Posted By JoeFriday
Go to Harbor Freight

I was having similar problems with a pickle fork. 3/4 came off fine, but one would not budge. I went down to Harbor Freight and got a proper ball joint separator for $19.99 and it came of in about 5...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-30-2012, 09:52 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 49,044
Posted By JoeFriday
I ended up changing the fan. Spent the week...

I ended up changing the fan. Spent the week coming home after work and sitting in the driveway for 10 minutes idling with an OAT of 105F (this would guarantee a creep toward overheat before). AC...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-21-2012, 11:00 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 49,044
Posted By JoeFriday
Google 17 11 7 561 757. You can find no-name on...

Google 17 11 7 561 757. You can find no-name on ebay for less than $200 if you are willing to go that route, or you can find any of a number of the usual suppliers for under $300 (Bosch, Behr, etc)....
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-20-2012, 07:54 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,260
Posted By JoeFriday
Been bleeding, bleeding, bleeding. I have not...

Been bleeding, bleeding, bleeding. I have not seen any change in level last couple times I checked it, so I think I have the air out.

Wow, misrouting belts seems like it would be really hard, but...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-20-2012, 07:53 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 49,044
Posted By JoeFriday
You have rapidly exceeded both the capabilities...

You have rapidly exceeded both the capabilities of my DVM and electrical engineering skills. Fortunately I have a buddy down the street who is an electrical engineer and this would probably be fun...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-19-2012, 08:07 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 49,044
Posted By JoeFriday
Great thread. I have the problem of AC not...

Great thread. I have the problem of AC not blowing (very) cold at low speed and intermittent overheats at low speed/stop and go it hot weather with AC on. I reproduced my problem in the driveway and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-19-2012, 07:49 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,260
Posted By JoeFriday
Very Similar problem

Well, this thread isn't that old and better than starting a new thread.

Tex323GripIsKey, did you ever resolve this problem?

I also have a 2000 323i MT having pretty much exactly this same...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-01-2012, 02:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,111
Posted By JoeFriday
Thanks for the helpful advice. And here I though...

Thanks for the helpful advice. And here I though using an aftermarket scan-tool was significantly less risky than buying airbags off an internet forum.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-01-2012, 01:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,111
Posted By JoeFriday
Sorry for bringing up a 7 month old thread, but I...

Sorry for bringing up a 7 month old thread, but I have the EXACT same symptoms. 2000 e46, had the airbag light. Got the reset tool. First it read 01 02 (Firing circuit, Drivers). I successfully...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-26-2011, 12:37 AM
Replies: 325
Views: 228,239
Posted By JoeFriday
Just did this

OK, I just got done doing this. Inner side came off with the pickle fork no problem but getting the outer ball joints off with a pickle fork was not going to happen. After significant frustration...
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-14-2011, 10:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 567
Posted By JoeFriday
It's got 165K. Looks like it was well taken care...

It's got 165K. Looks like it was well taken care of. Everything works. It's getting a once at the garage over to see if there are any major problems I need to take care of right away, but looks...
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-12-2011, 10:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 567
Posted By JoeFriday
New (for me) 01 325

Just got a fairly high mileage 01 325i. I'm sure it will be needing a fair amount of tlc. Look forward to spending some time here.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-07-2011, 02:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 736
Posted By JoeFriday
Advice on buying

Hi, been lurking for a while. I'm thinking about getting a used e46 and have a line on a fairly cheap one that has a couple problems and am looking for a little advice. I found a 99 328 that is...
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