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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-26-2010, 07:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,644
Posted By BigBS1115
thanks for all the responses guys. Unfortunately...

thanks for all the responses guys. Unfortunately its the only dealership inside of 1.5 hours. I'm not sure I trust them to do the work now. It was pretty obvious they just didn't want to deal with me...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-26-2010, 12:29 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 7,561
Posted By BigBS1115
I am definitely more courteous to other...

I am definitely more courteous to other e46/e36/e30 drivers. Especially on the interstate when the traffic is bottlenecked and they need to get back into the hurry up and go lane.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-26-2010, 12:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,644
Posted By BigBS1115
Question The subframe and the stealer....

I was hearing strange noises from under my car a few days ago so I got down underneath her and took a gander, knowing exactly what I was gonna find before I even looked. Sure enough I found a crack...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-07-2009, 11:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,332
Posted By BigBS1115
they are completely silver color. the paperwork...

they are completely silver color. the paperwork that came with them said that they were cadmium coated. maybe these are the older ones??
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-06-2009, 03:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,332
Posted By BigBS1115
Power Slot or StopTech

I ordered some StopTech rotors for my 328Ci about a week ago. The company made a mistake and sent me Power Slot replacements instead. The part numbers are still correct for a direct swap with the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-02-2009, 08:31 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 223
Posted By BigBS1115
Question Brake Light

Sometimes when driving around town the parking brake light on the dash will illuminate. It doesn't make the dinging sound like it does when the e brake is pulled up with the car moving. It usually...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-24-2008, 10:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,497
Posted By BigBS1115
Thank you all!!

Thank you all!!
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2008, 10:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,497
Posted By BigBS1115
Question Idle Control Valve ?

My Peake tool read that I have a mechanically stuck idle control valve (Table 15, D3). Has anyone replaced this before? Is it a DIY, or is it something that has to be dealer programmed? I know that...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-10-2007, 10:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 616
Posted By BigBS1115
Codes read and I dont know what they mean...HELP!!

I recently got the Peake Research tool and read my codes today. I was surprised to see 4 of them as the OBDII scanner at Advanced Auto only picked up the oxygen sensor. :banghead:
Anyway, to the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-06-2007, 10:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 366
Posted By BigBS1115
This is not a complicated DIY that can be done...

This is not a complicated DIY that can be done with some fairly basic tools. Here is a link to some step by step instructions. Take a gander and see if it is within your capabilities. If you have 2...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2007, 06:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 366
Posted By BigBS1115
Service Enigne Soon/EML/DSC! Help!

I was driving to work today and the engine started sputtering when I pulled out of the driveway. I figured it would settle down when the engine warmed up so I kept going. Well as i drove down the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-29-2006, 03:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 889
Posted By BigBS1115
video of stocker going 200+ ...

video of stocker going 200+
http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=2533133705838773675&q=BMW+M6+200+mph&hl=en

There was also a video on the Speed Channel w/ Hans Stuk (sp?) driving. He hit...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-24-2006, 11:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 772
Posted By BigBS1115
My car does that on occasion. It usually has to...

My car does that on occasion. It usually has to do with one of the wheel speed sensors. It could just be dirty or it might need replacement. Not a big deal....and definatley not $1400.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-13-2006, 03:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 787
Posted By BigBS1115
I went from 3rd to 2nd on my 328 @ 95mph racing a...

I went from 3rd to 2nd on my 328 @ 95mph racing a GD jetta GLI! :censor: Bent all valves on the exhaust side!!:banghead: Stealer charged well over $3k to fix that...so 1200 is a damn steal!

and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-09-2006, 09:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,375
Posted By BigBS1115
get some of the velcro that is sticky on the...

get some of the velcro that is sticky on the back...put a strip or two of the soft side on top of the detector and problem solved! :thumbsup:

and even better news...it can be done for less than...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-23-2006, 09:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,526
Posted By BigBS1115
$90 @ stealer $43.xx for BMW 5W-30 +...

$90 @ stealer
$43.xx for BMW 5W-30 + filter/o-rings DIY

save 50% and do it yourself...takes 20 minutes or less.
Forum: The Showroom 07-29-2006, 06:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,109
Posted By BigBS1115
Coor's Light!!:thumbsup: I need to get heat on...

Coor's Light!!:thumbsup:
I need to get heat on my sport seats...nice find and great job!
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-25-2006, 08:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 339
Posted By BigBS1115
Battery for coupe

The battery in my 00 328Ci copue died a couple of days ago.:( I went to the local stealer to pick up a battery as none of the local auto stores had what i needed. The battery that they gave me has...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 07-22-2006, 10:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 549
Posted By BigBS1115
i have sirius and 8500 x50 and it works just...

i have sirius and 8500 x50 and it works just fine:thumbup:
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 07-15-2006, 08:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 416
Posted By BigBS1115
my e30 has it too. very useful...i wish they...

my e30 has it too. very useful...i wish they hadnt dropped it!:thumbdwn:
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-22-2006, 08:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 915
Posted By BigBS1115
Exclamation The Official My Car Rattles Like a Tin Can Thread

It seems like everytime I fix a rattle or squeak, two more appear. :bawling:
In an effort to make our BMW's interior sound like a BMW everyone post a rattle, squeak or other anoyance that has been...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-16-2006, 10:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 288
Posted By BigBS1115
Unhappy Seat belt problem

The seat belt in my 2000 rubs against my sport seat side bolsters and makes an annoying squeaking sound that will not go away!:banghead:
I have tried using tons of leather conditioner to no avail....
Forum: General BMW Model Discussion 06-04-2006, 05:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,003
Posted By BigBS1115
We still have a 91 318i w/ a 5 spd tranny. That...

We still have a 91 318i w/ a 5 spd tranny. That thing is GREAT to toss around! Such a fun car to drive. :thumbup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-03-2006, 05:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 353
Posted By BigBS1115
here is an old thread w/ some pics of my vapor...

here is an old thread w/ some pics of my vapor barrier.
unfortunately it was cut out by the previous owner, probably to replace the window regulator. but part of it is still there...the foam. it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-22-2006, 08:39 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 2,384
Posted By BigBS1115
Audi...or maybe acura

Audi...or maybe acura
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