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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself Today, 11:00 AM
Replies: 6
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Ditch the Bosch plugs and use NKG plugs only....

Ditch the Bosch plugs and use NKG plugs only. Search for this forum for the taught plugs.

It sounds like the fuel pump is on its last leg. Really. I'd change:
- pump
- fuel filter
- 6 fuel...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum Today, 07:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 112
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I used plastic electrical tape to hold the Vifas...

I used plastic electrical tape to hold the Vifas in place. I wrapped the tape around the circumference and then used an exacto knife to cut off the tape that wasn't on the circumference. Worx fine!
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Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum Yesterday, 12:07 PM
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Views: 112
Posted By markusmarkus
Btw, Vifa speakers are wired backwards. So,...

Btw, Vifa speakers are wired backwards. So, connect the car's + wire to the speaker's - lead.


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Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum Yesterday, 12:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 112
Posted By markusmarkus
The Vifa speaker "should" fit where the OEM mid...

The Vifa speaker "should" fit where the OEM mid speaker was installed. You may need to wrap the circumference with a later if electrical fit as it's a tad small.


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Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 11:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 141
Posted By markusmarkus
Probably something that was done while fixing the...

Probably something that was done while fixing the heater messed up the throttle cable.


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Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 11:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 115
Posted By markusmarkus
http://www.equus.com/DTC A Camshaft Position...

http://www.equus.com/DTC

A Camshaft Position Actuator Control Open Circuit Bank 1


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Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 11:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 148
Posted By markusmarkus
Yes. You need to remove the cover on the back of...

Yes. You need to remove the cover on the back of the seat. There are nylon "screws" on the bottom of the cover. The handles are clipped in place on the bar. Unclip and remove.


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Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 11:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 242
Posted By markusmarkus
That hose is a pita to get right. Remove the...

That hose is a pita to get right.

Remove the air filter box. This will give you better access. The fitting on the tank is slanted towards the driver's side of the car, so adjust the angle of the...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum Yesterday, 11:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 267
Posted By markusmarkus
Is the new (to the car) head unit from a BMW? ...

Is the new (to the car) head unit from a BMW?


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Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 11:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 183
Posted By markusmarkus
"...combustion gases...." Sent from...

"...combustion gases...."


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Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 11:47 AM
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Views: 183
Posted By markusmarkus
Refill the cooling system and take it to an indy...

Refill the cooling system and take it to an indy shop that specializes in BMW's. They should have arrest to see if combustion is getting into the coolant.


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Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 11:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 136
Posted By markusmarkus
Fuel filter has the regulator. Fuel pressure...

Fuel filter has the regulator. Fuel pressure isn't the issue. Could be a leaky injector.

Doubt it's the MAF. They are hardy. Replace the cotton filter with an OEM paper filter. Then, clean MAF...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 08-19-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 167
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Yes, you'll need to pull the caliper off. It's...

Yes, you'll need to pull the caliper off. It's held in place by 2 bolts. Also, check to make sure the anti-rattle clip is in place.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-18-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 323
Posted By markusmarkus
http://www.bmwarchive.org/vin/bmw-vin-decoder.html...

http://www.bmwarchive.org/vin/bmw-vin-decoder.html


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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-17-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 174
Posted By markusmarkus
I used a large screwdriver and a hammer to remove...

I used a large screwdriver and a hammer to remove mine.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-17-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 298
Posted By markusmarkus
The hoses' outside diameter is about an inch....

The hoses' outside diameter is about an inch. Multiply by pi and you about 17.45". Ooops, never good at math. It's about 2.5" outside circumference.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-17-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 157
Posted By markusmarkus
www.realoem.com. Enter the last 7 character of...

www.realoem.com. Enter the last 7 character of the car's VIN.


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Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-17-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 318
Posted By markusmarkus
You're welcome. Sent from BimmerApp...

You're welcome.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-17-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 464
Posted By markusmarkus
BMW started installing head units that have an...

BMW started installing head units that have an aux input on the rear of the head unit. Yours may have it, but you'll need to pull the head to verify. I have a DICE in my car. It uses the cd changer...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-17-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 298
Posted By markusmarkus
ZF is the OEM supplier of the reservoir. Great...

ZF is the OEM supplier of the reservoir. Great industrial company, btw.

I used a screwdriver to loosen the old clamps. Bought regular worm drive clamp from autozone. Make sure you flush the entire...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-16-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 192
Posted By markusmarkus
Here's the link: ...

Here's the link: http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?1611782-Guide-to-Buying-E46-BMW-Business-CD53-Alpine-Radios-that-play-MP3-Data-CDs


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Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-16-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 192
Posted By markusmarkus
The OEM head units were made by either Blaupunkt...

The OEM head units were made by either Blaupunkt or Alpine. My 2001 330Ci has an Alpine. Regardless, the head units are very good quality, so if keeping the OEM look is important, I recommend an OEM...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-16-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 152
Posted By markusmarkus
What brand and model are the seats. Sent...

What brand and model are the seats.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-16-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 219
Posted By markusmarkus
Not a big thing! Sent from BimmerApp...

Not a big thing!


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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-16-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 304
Posted By markusmarkus
Can you unlock the driver's door with the key? ...

Can you unlock the driver's door with the key?


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