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Forum: Wheels and Tires 11-02-2012, 08:52 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,585
Posted By rd5150
im interested, pm sent,,, and apparently i live...

im interested, pm sent,,, and apparently i live down the street from you
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-10-2012, 09:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 508
Posted By rd5150
alright, disassembled the seat, and backrest. ...

alright, disassembled the seat, and backrest. found the two wires i need. resistance between the two is 50 ohms when cold. i applied voltage for about 5 min and tested the resistance again,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-10-2012, 08:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 508
Posted By rd5150
alright, ill grab a flashlight... now if i could...

alright, ill grab a flashlight... now if i could just get this 'B' pillar out of the way
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-10-2012, 06:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 508
Posted By rd5150
seat heater problem

the drivers seat in my 02 325i is not heating properly. the bottom cushion gets extremely warm on any setting, and the back does not heat at all... or if it is, it isnt noticeable.

I looked...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2012, 09:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 688
Posted By rd5150
most autoparts stores will read codes for free

most autoparts stores will read codes for free
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-24-2012, 04:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,607
Posted By rd5150
sub'd to see how this plays out

sub'd to see how this plays out
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2012, 06:52 PM
Replies: 31,799
Views: 2,485,398
Posted By rd5150
over the past week..... ccv, plugs, oil /...

over the past week.....

ccv, plugs, oil / filter change, fuel filter, random vacuum hoses, vanos seals, cleaned disa, icv, and throttle body.

if it weren't for the fact that i need new...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-13-2012, 08:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,348
Posted By rd5150
updated, see above.

updated, see above.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-10-2012, 09:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,348
Posted By rd5150
I've spent a lot of time reading through this...

I've spent a lot of time reading through this forum over the last couple days... After reading everything i could find on vanos.... i think that's my issue. Low power below 3k rpm. hunting...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-09-2012, 10:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,348
Posted By rd5150
Changed fuel filter today since I've never...

Changed fuel filter today since I've never changed it in the 40,000 miles I've owned the car. Might be coincidence but the problem seems to have gotten much better. Still there, but better.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-08-2012, 09:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,348
Posted By rd5150
Choppy Acceleration and hunting idle

2002 325i - No Check Engine Light / No Codes. 150k miles.

My car has had hunting idle issues for a while now. Occasionally when coming to an idle, it will bounce from 500 - 1200 rpm. Very...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-16-2012, 03:20 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 10,191
Posted By rd5150
So for those of you that are leaking...

So for those of you that are leaking excessively,,, what oil do you use? Seems silly to use Mobile 1 when its draining almost as fast as ur putting it in.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-24-2012, 03:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,938
Posted By rd5150
Who makes it? Where did u get it?

Who makes it? Where did u get it?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-10-2011, 05:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 793
Posted By rd5150
pm sent

pm sent
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-10-2011, 05:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 793
Posted By rd5150
yes, those stripes are metal, and yes its the...

yes, those stripes are metal, and yes its the same part im talking about
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-10-2011, 04:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 793
Posted By rd5150
its the fragile metal inside that ribbon that is...

its the fragile metal inside that ribbon that is going bad. you need to slide it out of the dash, keeping it connected, remove the top cover of the unit. wiggle the ribbon near the circuit board (...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-10-2011, 04:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 793
Posted By rd5150
dont remember the color, but yeah i think so. and...

dont remember the color, but yeah i think so. and yes. every time the screen moves, it moves that ribbon cable,,, becomes brittle, then breaks, or stops making a connection. without that cable...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-10-2011, 04:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 793
Posted By rd5150
there is a flexible pcb that goes from the screen...

there is a flexible pcb that goes from the screen to a circuit board inside the deck. that ribbon cable has gone bad on every n series ive ever worked with,,, i have 2 dead units in my closet right...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-16-2011, 09:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 410
Posted By rd5150
I have a remote start in it now... which works...

I have a remote start in it now... which works fine, but i hate carrying a remote on my key chain,,,, or any other keys for that matter. so i was going to integrate it into the factory system.... ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-16-2011, 06:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 410
Posted By rd5150
factory key fob

what kind of range is normal for the factory remote? I get about 25 feet.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-17-2011, 10:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 448
Posted By rd5150
does it connect to the black trim that wraps...

does it connect to the black trim that wraps around the top of the door? pressure sensor for the window?
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-10-2011, 09:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 546
Posted By rd5150
buying more parts...

I need an oil level sensor, and post cat o2 sensors. Do you think these need to be genuine bmw parts? or are aftermarket ( since they seem to be less than half the price ) ok?

and where would you...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-24-2011, 11:19 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,537
Posted By rd5150
type r's were in a sealed 1 cu. enclosure each.. ...

type r's were in a sealed 1 cu. enclosure each.. but i could barely hear them... actually opened the trunk to see if they were even on,, ive had that same setup in previous cars and it sounded...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-22-2011, 10:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 940
Posted By rd5150
if speakers are out of phase, you will most...

if speakers are out of phase, you will most noticeably lose bass response,,, balance the radio to the left , then center, then right. you should have stronger bass when its centered,,, not off to...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-22-2011, 10:24 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,537
Posted By rd5150
I'm not really worried about heat, just sound. ...

I'm not really worried about heat, just sound. I had 2 alpine TYPE R 10s and a JL 500.1 that sounded great in my previous car,, but i could barely hear it in this one. Now I just have a single...
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