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Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 05-06-2012, 10:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 538
Posted By DFENSBMW
You can try a recharge of 134a from any auto...

You can try a recharge of 134a from any auto parts. There is a good diy somewhere on here and youtube that shows how to do it. I have to give mine a shot of refrigerant (134a) every summer. Seems to...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 05-06-2012, 10:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 472
Posted By DFENSBMW
Hydraulic tensioner bolt strip?

Can this fillister bolt be replace with a standard hex bolt? Every time I go to remove my belt the t50 is a pain to deal with. It strips every time I try to put slack in the belt. Thought it would be...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-03-2012, 09:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 838
Posted By DFENSBMW
Need help diagnosing ccv fuel pump

Well I have a few things going on now. My 325i is eating oil with no visible leaks. I get random stalling. (no codes thrown) My gas needle moves randomly. Finally I am getting a slight whistle at low...
Forum: General Off-Topic 02-20-2012, 06:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,107
Posted By DFENSBMW
These keep me rockin: Rage against the machine ...

These keep me rockin:
Rage against the machine
Slash -by the sword
New Guns and roses
old Soundgarden
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-20-2012, 06:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 410
Posted By DFENSBMW
Thanks for the reply. Your video's are great too....

Thanks for the reply. Your video's are great too. Lots of help in the past for brakes and vcg. I did try the Techron but it didn't help. Is there other OBC readings than what I posted that will help...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-20-2012, 06:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 410
Posted By DFENSBMW
Sending unit or pump?

I need to figure out what side sensor is not working. I just filled my tank and it is only reading that it is 3/4 full. My obc readings are 240330 then 0570 and 0463. I am thinking that I need the...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-15-2012, 03:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,483
Posted By DFENSBMW
Mine went out soon after my alternator went kaput...

Mine went out soon after my alternator went kaput from all the power steering ATF that spit out of the tiny hole in the cap. I'm rockin the sock mod now! Think it was around 60,000 miles.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 02-15-2012, 03:20 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 484
Posted By DFENSBMW
Caps for esr4's 68mm/62mm?

My old ones are faded and I can't find anything. Is it that hard to find 68mm/62mm caps? I looked everywhere. Plain ones would work but I can't find them. Where do you guys get caps? :facepalm:
Forum: General Off-Topic 12-06-2011, 05:22 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,744
Posted By DFENSBMW
Eat banana's and toast. I had this a few years...

Eat banana's and toast. I had this a few years ago and this worked. The char on the toast works as a filter to get the toxins out and banana's help make solid poo. I had it for a week and this is...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 12-06-2011, 04:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,809
Posted By DFENSBMW
I still have my squeak issue. I am learning to...

I still have my squeak issue. I am learning to live with it for now tho. I had 4 different shops check my calipers and brakes but they say everything is fine. My next idea is to go ahead and change...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 09-24-2011, 01:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,809
Posted By DFENSBMW
Just a quick update if anyone is interested or...

Just a quick update if anyone is interested or has the same problem. I shaved down the ears on the pads all around. I think this solved the problem. I think the problem was buildup on the carriers...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 09-04-2011, 03:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,809
Posted By DFENSBMW
While all of the above has helped and seems to be...

While all of the above has helped and seems to be better, there is still a squeal in the front wheel around the same time on my way to work. I plan on checking the pads again within the next few days...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 08-31-2011, 12:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,809
Posted By DFENSBMW
After thinking about it for a bit I think you may...

After thinking about it for a bit I think you may be right with the spring clip suggestion. It sounds logical now that you mentioned it. Either way after a month or more trying to figure this out and...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 08-31-2011, 12:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,809
Posted By DFENSBMW
Thanks for the reply. I did notice the spring...

Thanks for the reply.
I did notice the spring clips on one of the front wheels were not holding tight today. I spread them apart a bit so it would fit snug.

As for the squeak... after driving...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 08-30-2011, 08:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,809
Posted By DFENSBMW
I am still working with this problem. I guess the...

I am still working with this problem. I guess the missing rattle clips was wishful thinking. I had 2 different shops check the brakes and they say there isn't anything wrong. They cleaned and lubed...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 08-08-2011, 05:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,809
Posted By DFENSBMW
Took a look at all my brakes today and noticed I...

Took a look at all my brakes today and noticed I was missing the anti-rattle clips in the rear:facepalm:. They must of fell off at some point. Not sure why the squeak was in the front but I put some...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 08-05-2011, 04:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,809
Posted By DFENSBMW
brake issues what is it?

Tried everything new rotors, pads, lube on pins, no lube on pins same results. Everything is fine for the first 15 minutes after cooling down but then after that the squeak begins.

After the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-12-2011, 02:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 772
Posted By DFENSBMW
Thanks for the reply. I took it to the dealer and...

Thanks for the reply. I took it to the dealer and they said when I put the expansion tank on it wasn't seated properly. Not so sure this was really the problem and didn't come loose after the fact...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-11-2011, 11:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 772
Posted By DFENSBMW
yep I was thinking the same thing. Any idea on...

yep I was thinking the same thing. Any idea on other symptoms that are a result of a bad trans thermostat? I just replaced the pump, tank and hoses so maybe I did brake it. I did drive it for over a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-09-2011, 12:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 772
Posted By DFENSBMW
Anyone know of a better way to connect this...

Anyone know of a better way to connect this cooler? Guess i am the only one to have trouble with this....Anyone using a better aftermarket ATF cooler?
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-09-2011, 07:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 772
Posted By DFENSBMW
Auto trans cooler help?

My car keeps overheating and I have found that it is because of the trans cooler. I drive for awhile and all of the sudden my temp goes all the way up. After I take a look I can see that the cooler...
Forum: General Off-Topic 07-02-2011, 02:31 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,860
Posted By DFENSBMW
With the advent of the Federal Reserve a new...

With the advent of the Federal Reserve a new currency was issued - Federal Reserve notes, which at the time were based on the gold standard. The Federal Reserve was to unite and supervise the entire...
Forum: General Off-Topic 07-02-2011, 12:49 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,860
Posted By DFENSBMW
Doesn't the Federal Reserve print the money? The...

Doesn't the Federal Reserve print the money? The Federal Reserve is a privately owned bank and the government borrows from them. There is interest on top of every dollar printed and at the same time...
Forum: General Off-Topic 06-19-2011, 08:03 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 13,902
Posted By DFENSBMW
No, I work at the Omni. Been on vacation the last...

No, I work at the Omni. Been on vacation the last two weeks. So its this weekend? Excellent!
Forum: General Off-Topic 06-19-2011, 06:39 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 13,902
Posted By DFENSBMW
There is a convention in Pittsburgh every year....

There is a convention in Pittsburgh every year. They stay at the hotel I work at. There are hundreds of them there. They range from just a small set of ears to full blown Disney type costumes. We...
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