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Forum: General E46 Forum 03-12-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 465
Posted By MojoJoe
Not sure I would say proactive BMW maintenance is...

Not sure I would say proactive BMW maintenance is cheap, but cheaper than overnight parts from Japan definitely.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-28-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 295
Posted By MojoJoe
Always an option, and the spoilers get a good...

Always an option, and the spoilers get a good price on the used market. However you will need to have the two holes filled and get a respray. I fixed mine back on because that sounded like too much...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-28-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 196
Posted By MojoJoe
Enough room for twenty five large bricks of...

Enough room for twenty five large bricks of cocaine and most of a dead hooker.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-28-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 295
Posted By MojoJoe
I had the same thing happen to mine this last...

I had the same thing happen to mine this last summer (same spoiler).
The adhesive I used is the Betalink adhesive the dealership sell. I was a bit hesitant on spending so much on adhesive but it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-28-2013, 04:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 427
Posted By MojoJoe
What voltage is being reported?

What voltage is being reported?
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-18-2013, 02:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 368
Posted By MojoJoe
When I had one of my mirrors in two pieces I...

When I had one of my mirrors in two pieces I asked the local garage and they said they haven't had good results trying to weld the metal back together. Betalink adhesive may possibly be strong...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-29-2013, 05:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 853
Posted By MojoJoe
Possibly a wheel balancing weight gone AWOL?

Possibly a wheel balancing weight gone AWOL?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-03-2013, 05:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 333
Posted By MojoJoe
If I was expecting to be driving in snow...

If I was expecting to be driving in snow regularly I would be looking for something else, something with at least FWD or preferably AWD. In the few times I have had mine on snow a combination of the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-28-2013, 03:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 424
Posted By MojoJoe
The battery could have seen out its useful life...

The battery could have seen out its useful life if it is refusing to hold a charge. It is possible to replace these with a bit of work.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-27-2013, 03:43 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,677
Posted By MojoJoe
When I used one from a four door in my 2 door,...

When I used one from a four door in my 2 door, things like the window settings needed to be changed. For example the rear 'vent' windows wouldn't close because of the absence of a trap sensor in the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-06-2013, 04:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 438
Posted By MojoJoe
Whistle tips. Woo woooo!

Whistle tips. Woo woooo!
Forum: Site Feedback/Questions/Suggestions 09-30-2013, 02:45 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,418
Posted By MojoJoe
The problem I have is every time I search for...

The problem I have is every time I search for something, I find a prevalence of threads where the second post is one of the usual suspects (you know who you are) telling the OP to search. Since...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-19-2013, 04:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 482
Posted By MojoJoe
You sure you connected the hoses the right way...

You sure you connected the hoses the right way round on the filter?
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-27-2013, 07:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 406
Posted By MojoJoe
Check that the seals on top aren't folded or...

Check that the seals on top aren't folded or pinched where the channels either side of the trunk meet the lights. Can easily happen if they are not installed in just the right way.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2013, 08:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 290
Posted By MojoJoe
Cool story

Cool story
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-07-2013, 07:15 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,355
Posted By MojoJoe
It is a standard issue NSA tracking device...

It is a standard issue NSA tracking device disguised as a hardwired FM modulator that piggybacks the FM aerial to receive GPS streams and additionally relay back positional information through any...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-05-2013, 02:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 482
Posted By MojoJoe
No need to hold the cables together. The current...

No need to hold the cables together. The current draw of the alarm and other parts will ensure any residual charge will be gone before long.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-05-2013, 02:20 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,357
Posted By MojoJoe
Glad to hear it. Just thought I would point out...

Glad to hear it. Just thought I would point out one reason behind the rule of disconnecting the negative first. With the negative still connected, all metal in the car is essentially the negative...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-04-2013, 11:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 327
Posted By MojoJoe
The HK system is weak. The parcel shelf 6x9...

The HK system is weak. The parcel shelf 6x9 woofers are notably bad and seem to be there purely to beef up the speaker count in the brochure. They have their own mini amplifier which receives...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-28-2013, 12:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 768
Posted By MojoJoe
1 million miles. Currently around 893,000 miles...

1 million miles.
Currently around 893,000 miles to go.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-28-2013, 12:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 446
Posted By MojoJoe
Just after the engine has been running, remove...

Just after the engine has been running, remove the shield and check for leaks around the new hoses, it only takes a small amount of fuel to make a smell and it can evaporate away quickly.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-28-2013, 11:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 628
Posted By MojoJoe
I had an issue where the rubber hose...

I had an issue where the rubber hose interconnects for the fuel filter had started to perish and enough fuel was getting out on engine shutdown to make a smell. Can be hard to spot as the fuel will...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-16-2013, 02:43 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,486
Posted By MojoJoe
What about the option of buying standard bolts...

What about the option of buying standard bolts for pennies, a touch of high temperature paint to keep the A/C condensation off and replace them whenever you change oil?
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-13-2013, 03:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 444
Posted By MojoJoe
There have been a number of thefts in the UK...

There have been a number of thefts in the UK where a key programming device was used to generate keys on the spot, those devices were reported to be going for "thousands". If those prices were made...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-09-2013, 01:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 480
Posted By MojoJoe
Sounds to me like it could be the Body Control...

Sounds to me like it could be the Body Control Module (going by the name GM5 for these cars). This small module behind the glovebox controls windows and locks, amongst other things.
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