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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-17-2011, 07:45 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 10,587
Posted By rshanley
G35 is a nice car. I'm sure you'd be happy with...

G35 is a nice car. I'm sure you'd be happy with it. I thought about buying one a few years back (you could buy them below invoice in 2008). After test driving the G, and getting back in my 330, I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-30-2010, 02:45 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 26,528
Posted By rshanley
I had the same noise. I replaced the sway bar...

I had the same noise. I replaced the sway bar links, lower control arms and bushings, and the noise went away. At 60k, it's not unlikely that you'd need to replace them. FWIW, I don't think it was...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-16-2010, 01:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 9,545
Posted By rshanley
What was the final verdict? I am sticking to my...

What was the final verdict? I am sticking to my crackpot theory for my car (ethanol separating out due to sitting for long periods of time). Now that I am driving it regularly, I no longer get the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-25-2010, 08:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 9,545
Posted By rshanley
This may be another one of my crackpot theories,...

This may be another one of my crackpot theories, but it seems a number of people hit the P134x code in the winter, particularly after the car sits. We have 10% ethanol fuel here in VA. With the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-24-2009, 11:52 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 7,561
Posted By rshanley
My experience has been that the BMW is far more...

My experience has been that the BMW is far more expensive to maintain than previous cars that I have owned. On the other hand, nothing I owned can compare in terms of the quality of the BMW's drive....
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-16-2008, 11:38 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 127,478
Posted By rshanley
Great DIY. I am not mechanically inclined, but...

Great DIY. I am not mechanically inclined, but the pics and write-up got me through it. It took about 90 minutes, including changing the oil. This cured my p0344 code, the occasional stalling, and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-16-2008, 10:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 451
Posted By rshanley
I cut the plastic notch, and it no longer sticks.

I cut the plastic notch, and it no longer sticks.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-22-2008, 04:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 451
Posted By rshanley
Actron OBD II Issue - unplugging the interface

I hate to ask this question… is there some trick to popping out the interface for an OBD II code reader? I have an Actron code scanner. In my other car, it just clicks in and pops out pretty...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 02-04-2008, 05:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,577
Posted By rshanley
Just from memory, I had Inspection II done a...

Just from memory, I had Inspection II done a couple of years ago in Sterling, VA. It was about $1000. They changed the air filters, oil, spark plugs, fuel filter, etc. The definition of what gets...
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