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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,703
Posted By ///M Protocol
w what you said about the ZHPs correct but...

w

what you said about the ZHPs correct but zhp alternator r the same as other e46. also...I dont have a Zhp. I just have the cluster
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,422
Posted By ///M Protocol
Brand New BMW Alternator for $157. Hurry!

Hurry: $157 shipped from Amazon. Don't know when the price go up.

Even a remanufactured one cost MORE than the new one ($265 vs $178). A replacement voltage regulator will cost you $50, $114...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,703
Posted By ///M Protocol
alternator replacement

Title: Failed Voltage Regulator or Alternator? Confuse with all the various replacement options such as what style plug to use or whether to buy a brand new alternator or a remanufactured one?
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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,258
Posted By ///M Protocol
before u waste ur money n program anything, I...

before u waste ur money n program anything, I recommend u resetting ur egs adaptation.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-02-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 550
Posted By ///M Protocol
Mango...shutup =) Not every has the luxury of...

Mango...shutup =) Not every has the luxury of living in Southern California were the climate is conducive to extending the lifespan of automotive parts.

For the rest of us...we live in part of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-02-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,703
Posted By ///M Protocol
Yup...everything on this thread have been tried...

Yup...everything on this thread have been tried and tested by me (for what it is worth). These are not just theories or stuff I collected on the internet (although some of the ideas were though)....
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-02-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 550
Posted By ///M Protocol
Rdarcontact, before you buy anything I recommend...

Rdarcontact, before you buy anything I recommend you go to my thread and see post #1. You will thank me later. I replaced my o-ring on my temperature sensor at least 3 times since owning the car.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-02-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,703
Posted By ///M Protocol
need to replace your alternator or voltage...

need to replace your alternator or voltage regulator but found out you have a different connector (oval vs rectangular). No issue...just bmw the bmw plugs and wires and fabricate your own cable...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-31-2013, 09:54 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,703
Posted By ///M Protocol
place holder. recently replaced my voltage...

place holder.

recently replaced my voltage regulator and learned a few things. End up buying a brand new alternator cuz it was cheaper. Some voltage regulator (depending on year) is between...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-31-2013, 12:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 366
Posted By ///M Protocol
agree. im not sure it was u or some other...

agree. im not sure it was u or some other contributing member but I mentioned this before. bmw fuel pressure on ms42 and newer is not dynamic. the fpr on the e46 is static and remain constant...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-31-2013, 12:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 538
Posted By ///M Protocol
anal beads

anal beads
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-30-2013, 08:58 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 173
Posted By ///M Protocol
yeah...follow the pairing procedure. there is a...

yeah...follow the pairing procedure. there is a pairing button underneath your arm rest. press the button and hold it......turn car on (or put it on 2nd position) and you will see on your nav/radio...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-29-2013, 10:18 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 5,560
Posted By ///M Protocol
I am running the dollar general motor oil. it is...

I am running the dollar general motor oil. it is on sale for $1 a quart.

you can find it all here at:

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=1017233&highlight=
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-29-2013, 08:32 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 11,170
Posted By ///M Protocol
does the "m sport" package in europe or asia...

does the "m sport" package in europe or asia comes with an ///m badge on the trunk
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-29-2013, 06:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 346
Posted By ///M Protocol
I don't think he is talking about the expansion...

I don't think he is talking about the expansion tank. I think he is talking about the plastic piece on the side of the radiator
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-29-2013, 03:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 346
Posted By ///M Protocol
don't recommend the high temperature glue. If...

don't recommend the high temperature glue. If money is tight then use jb weld instead. sand the area with fine grit sand paper. apply jb weld. let it fully cure for full day or so and that will...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-29-2013, 03:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 216
Posted By ///M Protocol
is that the passenger side? if so...it is...

is that the passenger side? if so...it is leaking from the coolant temperature sensor.

see my sig regarding a more suitable o-ring replacement and never have to worry about that leak again.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-29-2013, 03:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 366
Posted By ///M Protocol
you don't need anything special. it is just a...

you don't need anything special. it is just a standard "t" spice fitting (but shaped in an F). go to your local hardware and find some plastic fittings that will fit over the vacuum hose and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-29-2013, 03:29 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,839
Posted By ///M Protocol
OP. very ingenious design. great job for...

OP. very ingenious design. great job for thinking outside the box. e46fanatics very first!
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-29-2013, 09:00 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,258
Posted By ///M Protocol
put it in "manual" mode not sport. what is so...

put it in "manual" mode not sport. what is so hard?
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-29-2013, 08:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,328
Posted By ///M Protocol
two tips: u may want to replace that missing...

two tips:

u may want to replace that missing alternator cooling duct. ur alternator is going to overheat n go dead.

2) always clean ur cooling systems? why? coolant leaves a white residue...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-29-2013, 08:12 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,258
Posted By ///M Protocol
right? this guy is complaining just to be...

right? this guy is complaining just to be complaining
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-29-2013, 07:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 569
Posted By ///M Protocol
good point. OP..see url in my Sig. u will...

good point.

OP..see url in my Sig. u will see a post regarding and advantage of using a 1.4bar coolant tank cap
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-29-2013, 01:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 322
Posted By ///M Protocol
if you are changing your disa valve then...

if you are changing your disa valve then recommend buying the GAS disa valve or the disa repair kit.

replace all of your small vacuum hose too while you are at it. see my sig for url. you will...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-29-2013, 01:47 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,221
Posted By ///M Protocol
m-tech v4.1

m-tech v4.1
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