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Forum: General E46 Forum 09-19-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 278
Posted By jgold47
Cars can be fixed. Sorry for your loss.

Cars can be fixed.

Sorry for your loss.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-01-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 13,050
Posted By jgold47
here is a link to my post on Xoutpost. Same DISA...

here is a link to my post on Xoutpost. Same DISA

http://www.xoutpost.com/bmw-sav-forums/x5-e53-forum/97839-dont-use-dorman-brand-disa.html
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-30-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 220
Posted By jgold47
Pretty sure all cars. It's not just for the...

Pretty sure all cars. It's not just for the alarm. My car didn't have the alarm i added it
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-30-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 220
Posted By jgold47
Hood switch

Hood switch
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 222
Posted By jgold47
did you use inpa or something else? Turn key...

did you use inpa or something else?

Turn key to on, but dont start the car. run the resets with the car OFF, clear all codes and try again. I've done this before, and something like that cleared...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 13,050
Posted By jgold47
for anybody checking this thread, I'd stay away...

for anybody checking this thread, I'd stay away from the dorman....I jut pulled mine to reseat it because it was whistleing and after only 7-8K miles, the gaskets on he whole thing were completely...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-25-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 788
Posted By jgold47
There are many other LL-01 approved oils out...

There are many other LL-01 approved oils out there. besides LL-01 is a measure of durability. Can it work within the 15K OCI that BMW specified. Lots of other oils not LL-01 that meet the same...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-24-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 461
Posted By jgold47
I dont have a specific answer for you, but a...

I dont have a specific answer for you, but a short to ground is possible culprit. 13 year old car in a hot climate, wires get brittle, and could rub through to ground. Also possible something...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-22-2014, 09:45 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,434
Posted By jgold47
id start with an clean intake setup, new upper...

id start with an clean intake setup, new upper and lower boots, hoses, etc...why screw with an aftermarket intake when you are trying to pass emissions?

the two lambda sensor are your post cat o2...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-19-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,177
Posted By jgold47
mine fit like a glove. There are two versions...

mine fit like a glove. There are two versions however, one for the b25 and one for the b30. Its possible they got the wrong one.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-17-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,176
Posted By jgold47
plus you say, cheap plugs, but not what kind/type

plus you say, cheap plugs, but not what kind/type
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-14-2014, 10:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 201
Posted By jgold47
its a pain. I'd pay the money for the direct...

its a pain. I'd pay the money for the direct fits. I wound up installing shallow fit infinity speakers to the underside of the DECK (which had to be completely removed) to clear the OEM grilles. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-11-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 397
Posted By jgold47
assuming everything is hooked up correctly and...

assuming everything is hooked up correctly and the sensor was originally working:

when you set your stalk to intermittent (the dial to the middle ish), and then lift the stalk 1 detent (one click...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-04-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 523
Posted By jgold47
I remember having this happen on an old Camry,...

I remember having this happen on an old Camry, but it was the spark plug boot that was disintegrating. We speculated that water from an engine wash may have made its way into the hole and basically...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-27-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 255
Posted By jgold47
that's a tough one.... if the tires are shot, or...

that's a tough one.... if the tires are shot, or the road is wet, or snowy, etc... that could be the issue as well.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-14-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 397
Posted By jgold47
you say its not working, but you didnt say what...

you say its not working, but you didnt say what its doing?

Also, was the mirror touched/updated at all?
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-09-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 557
Posted By jgold47
all of these people from the south chiming in :) ...

all of these people from the south chiming in :)


winter = snow

Snow = dragged into your car

Cold Temps = slow evaporation

slow evap = water pools on your rubber mats, or in your carpet
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-08-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,293
Posted By jgold47
hmm...I honestly dont remember. I'm re-reading...

hmm...I honestly dont remember. I'm re-reading the sequence above and trying to reconstruct what happened. I sold the car about 6 months later, so I doubt I would have let that linger on that entire...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-07-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 3,605
Posted By jgold47
and hotels, and airlines, and car rental places,...

and hotels, and airlines, and car rental places, and restaurants, etc... they even have signs up letting you know that your card will have a 50 hold on it for at least a week.

why use a debit...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-07-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 202
Posted By jgold47
I've got zero against autohauz AZ, but have you...

I've got zero against autohauz AZ, but have you ever heard of furious method?

www.furiousmethod.com
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-05-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 9,086
Posted By jgold47
only that color?

only that color?
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-02-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 3,605
Posted By jgold47
your message makes zero sense. Call them and...

your message makes zero sense. Call them and speak to Tammi in billing. (I think thats her name)....she straightened out an issues with a declined credit card I had and was super nice about it.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-28-2013, 07:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 786
Posted By jgold47
I seem to recall reading somewhere that if those...

I seem to recall reading somewhere that if those discolorations are red, its a sign that m1 was used extensively.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-17-2013, 12:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 545
Posted By jgold47
you may need to remove it and match it manually....

you may need to remove it and match it manually. If you figure it out, please post the size back. I'm with you, if its just an O-Ring, its should be easy to match up the size.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-12-2013, 07:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 649
Posted By jgold47
kind of an interesting question to contemplate. ...

kind of an interesting question to contemplate.

Miles = mechanical/physical wear
years = material wear

both are bad.

My dad is one of those 40K/yr drivers. His 5-6 year old cars with...
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