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Forum: Pacific Northwest 02-12-2011, 08:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,444
Posted By orangebowl_jad
What's amazing is that someone out there will go...

What's amazing is that someone out there will go buy a Kia for 10k instead of this gorgeous auto, best of luck with the sale.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-12-2011, 07:53 PM
Replies: 28,500
Views: 2,119,296
Posted By orangebowl_jad
A lot!

Replaced:
Accessory & AC Serpentine Belts
Alternator
Water Pump
Thermostat
Burnt-out turn-signal
New Tires (though I didn't do that myself)

New Coolant when finished and cleaned the MAF...
Forum: Miscellaneous BMW and E46 Parts 05-22-2009, 04:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,778
Posted By orangebowl_jad
rockauto.com, about $13+shipping, I need the...

rockauto.com, about $13+shipping, I need the right hand side and just found that site. Here's a more direct link:

http://www.rockauto.com/dbphp/mfr,VARIOUS%2BMFR,Body-Exterior,823,Inner%2BFender
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-09-2009, 03:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 575
Posted By orangebowl_jad
thanks Ken & nite-stalker, I appreciate the...

thanks Ken & nite-stalker, I appreciate the useful feedback. In looking around at other forums & threads here it looks like you can test the resistance on the thermostat to see if its going bad,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-09-2009, 11:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 575
Posted By orangebowl_jad
wow, not really helpful, notice we KNOW its the...

wow, not really helpful, notice we KNOW its the thermostat, question is, with no needle deviation and the light turning off with weather shift, does it make a lot of sense to replace the thermostat...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-09-2009, 10:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 575
Posted By orangebowl_jad
This just happened to me as well, we warmed up...

This just happened to me as well, we warmed up for a few days and the CEL came on throwing P1620 only, then it cooled off again yesterday and the light went off, the car quickly warms up and the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2008, 04:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 652
Posted By orangebowl_jad
Something to note about shipping is that places...

Something to note about shipping is that places like dependable auto shippers and most others on the web are just brokers, they bid for services and a trucker who is going that route who likes the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2008, 04:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 441
Posted By orangebowl_jad
Absolutely agree with deadpass, if you pay him...

Absolutely agree with deadpass, if you pay him and take the car with a bill of sale he can claim the agreed upon deal was you then pay off the finance company and your stuck. An additional measure of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2008, 11:25 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,616
Posted By orangebowl_jad
Hey all, final update, the car is fixed! It turns...

Hey all, final update, the car is fixed! It turns out it was the fuse! Apparently after I installed the new pump and hooked the battery back up it blew the fuel pump fuse. It may have already been...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-15-2008, 03:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,616
Posted By orangebowl_jad
Ok, I'll try the voltage meter at the places...

Ok, I'll try the voltage meter at the places suggested and also will try jumpstarting the fuel pump to ensure its working. I'll let y'all know my results. Thanks!:bow:
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-15-2008, 01:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,616
Posted By orangebowl_jad
First, yes I have spark. The way I checked the...

First, yes I have spark. The way I checked the relay was to replace the FP relay with the horn relay (same relay). Also, I do know the pump is seated correctly, in the e46 you can only put it in one...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-15-2008, 11:01 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,616
Posted By orangebowl_jad
So I tried the spare key, that was not the...

So I tried the spare key, that was not the problem. Any other suggestions?
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-14-2008, 12:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 339
Posted By orangebowl_jad
Check the connection

I've run into this problem on my 325 and it turned out to be the wire harness/connector. The ground wire was corroded and loose and was detached from the lamp assembly, if I pushed it back in it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-14-2008, 12:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,616
Posted By orangebowl_jad
I have a spare.

At this point it might be, I've certainly eliminated most of the potentials I could think of. I do have a spare key. By a key problem do you mean the ignition kill could be causing the issue?
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-14-2008, 10:34 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,616
Posted By orangebowl_jad
Car Won't Start, eliminated many possibilities

Hey all,

I don't post all that often but I read lots but now its my turn to ask for help I guess. As the title states my '02 325i won't start. It turns over but won't start. I checked the spark,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-18-2008, 12:03 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 40,186
Posted By orangebowl_jad
I know this thread is old but I hope someone is...

I know this thread is old but I hope someone is out there who can help. I've got the same won't start problem and I went in to check the relays but I can't get to them. I removed the glove box but...
Forum: New Member Introductions 02-09-2007, 02:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 365
Posted By orangebowl_jad
Currently I have just whats in the S1 package for...

Currently I have just whats in the S1 package for the 325 which is "Stage 3 Engine Software; Automatic Transmission Software; High Flow Intake; Free Flow Exhaust; High Flow Throttle Body; Front Strut...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 02-08-2007, 02:35 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,054
Posted By orangebowl_jad
Is it painted? How much you asking? I'm in Tacoma

Is it painted? How much you asking? I'm in Tacoma
Forum: New Member Introductions 02-08-2007, 02:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 365
Posted By orangebowl_jad
Hey Y'all

I'm Joel from Tacoma, WA. Just bought an '02 325i with Dinan S1 package. Haven't done anything to the car yet but I have lots of high hopes. Cheers!
(this is the best pic I've got for now)
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