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Forum: Engine & Performance 07-24-2013, 12:05 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,427
Posted By MJLavelle
BMW Guys, This is Matthews wife Wendy. Matthew...

BMW Guys,
This is Matthews wife Wendy. Matthew has been in the hospital for several weeks now. He is not allowed to have his cell or his iPad because of the risk of infection. If it can't be...
Forum: Engine & Performance 07-24-2013, 12:03 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,323
Posted By MJLavelle
BMW Guys, This is Matthews wife Wendy. Matthew...

BMW Guys,
This is Matthews wife Wendy. Matthew has been in the hospital for several weeks now. He is not allowed to have his cell or his iPad because of the risk of infection. If it can't be...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 07-23-2013, 11:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,313
Posted By MJLavelle
Guys, This is Matthew's wife, Wendy. He asked...

Guys,
This is Matthew's wife, Wendy. He asked me to check his messages, and he gave me the answers to post. He has been in the hospital for several weeks now, and they won't let him have his cell...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 07-23-2013, 11:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,313
Posted By MJLavelle
A 8 inch sub.

A 8 inch sub.
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 07-23-2013, 11:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,313
Posted By MJLavelle
It should not be a problem for a normal bar. It...

It should not be a problem for a normal bar. It does not hang down that low.
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 07-23-2013, 11:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,313
Posted By MJLavelle
Yes, it is!

Yes, it is!
Forum: Lighting Forum 07-11-2013, 02:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 558
Posted By MJLavelle
If there is something hideous and silly that can...

If there is something hideous and silly that can be bolted on a car, then it can be found on eBay. Please be sure to not share pics with us....
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-10-2013, 02:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 371
Posted By MJLavelle
Any updates?

Any updates?
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-10-2013, 02:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 357
Posted By MJLavelle
Here ya go: ...

Here ya go:
http://www.e46fanatics.com/forum/showthread.php?t=767377
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-06-2013, 02:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 315
Posted By MJLavelle
Take it to a radiator shop. They have the tricks...

Take it to a radiator shop. They have the tricks and tools for making it is cleaned out well, and they won't charge much.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-06-2013, 01:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 462
Posted By MJLavelle
I feel your pain man. I have removed hundreds of...

I feel your pain man. I have removed hundreds of stripped bolts, screws, and even set screws during my time in manufacturing. But a broken odd easy-out is a major PITA. There should be major package...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2013, 02:17 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,067
Posted By MJLavelle
I got a color bore scope from HF on a Black...

I got a color bore scope from HF on a Black Friday deal, and they still let me use a 20% off coupon. I think I paid $55 total. It may not be top grade, but it is better than no bore scope!
I rigged...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2013, 02:08 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 378
Posted By MJLavelle
Those Autozone hubs with Timken bearings were an...

Those Autozone hubs with Timken bearings were an anomaly. You may find a set with Timken, but a lot of people are reporting that they are finding off brand bearings in them now.
Autozone either...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-04-2013, 06:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 268
Posted By MJLavelle
There is more to it than that. Check this link,...

There is more to it than that. Check this link, and read the second post from the bottom with the heading "What's up with the steering For cars produced between June and December 2000"...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-04-2013, 06:04 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,594
Posted By MJLavelle
I would not have accomplished the things I have...

I would not have accomplished the things I have if I did not know how to think for myself. If you only knew how far off you are with that assessment.

But, since we are handing out life advice,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-04-2013, 01:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 371
Posted By MJLavelle
When you had your manifold off, did you...

When you had your manifold off, did you disconnect the solenoid that controls the vacuum? It is Part#5 in the diagram below:...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-03-2013, 01:20 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,465
Posted By MJLavelle
You joke, but I saw a product the other day that...

You joke, but I saw a product the other day that claims to be an "Enzyme fuel system cleaner". So, they are claiming that they have some sort of biological agent that will clean your fuel system....
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-03-2013, 01:11 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,465
Posted By MJLavelle
@OP - Since no one has seemed to ask (or I missed...

@OP - Since no one has seemed to ask (or I missed it), what do you want to accomplish with the additive? Why are you considering one?
For example, if you want clean injectors, my advice would be to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-03-2013, 12:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 496
Posted By MJLavelle
This could be so many things that you really need...

This could be so many things that you really need to get the codes read, so we have some starting point. It is most likely a number of things wrong. I don't doubt that your plugs and coils may be bad...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-02-2013, 11:18 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,594
Posted By MJLavelle
To me, it seems like so many other technical...

To me, it seems like so many other technical manuals I have read. But, you may have hit on one thing - Translation. I believe it may be worded somewhat strangely (To us) because it is written in a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-02-2013, 08:52 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,594
Posted By MJLavelle
That is an explanation I can live with, and it...

That is an explanation I can live with, and it was explained in a rational, non-hysterical manner.
As I said, I only had one documented source for the information, and it contradicted what others...
Forum: Miscellaneous BMW and E46 Parts 07-02-2013, 04:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 875
Posted By MJLavelle
Is it the old version, or the new one, that has...

Is it the old version, or the new one, that has revised passages for the flow from the CCV?
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-02-2013, 03:47 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,594
Posted By MJLavelle
What is the source for this information? Link? ...

What is the source for this information? Link?
I am not saying you are wrong, but your post does not mention a source for this info, beyond your observations (which may be correct).
I am going by...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-02-2013, 02:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 444
Posted By MJLavelle
The big question is if the SMG is a deal breaker...

The big question is if the SMG is a deal breaker for you, not strangers on a forum. You seem to be aware of the issues surrounding them, so make an educated decision.
Also, $13k is pretty damn good...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-02-2013, 02:09 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,594
Posted By MJLavelle
Really? Then why does page 160-14 of the Bentley...

Really? Then why does page 160-14 of the Bentley manual state "To equalize fuel level between the two tank lobes, a siphon pump is installed in the left lobe"?
It goes on to say "the compensating...
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