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Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2009, 10:16 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,393
Posted By silverslider
100% vanos timing is off, no doubt.

100% vanos timing is off, no doubt.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-23-2009, 09:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,021
Posted By silverslider
how much power do you gain from these? i mean is...

how much power do you gain from these? i mean is it even worth the hassle?
Forum: Complete Cars 09-23-2009, 08:50 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 17,009
Posted By silverslider
20K right now :)

20K right now :)
Forum: Wheels and Tires 09-22-2009, 11:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,877
Posted By silverslider
hmmmm how would these fair on a e46 non m????

hmmmm how would these fair on a e46 non m????
Forum: Wheels and Tires 08-26-2009, 04:10 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,178
Posted By silverslider
exactly what are the offsets on these? should be...

exactly what are the offsets on these? should be on the back of the wheels
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-26-2009, 04:06 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,939
Posted By silverslider
soaking the hose connectors with wd40 works...

soaking the hose connectors with wd40 works great, and having a lift helps too.......hehe
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-26-2009, 04:04 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,407
Posted By silverslider
these fan control modules are problematic, you...

these fan control modules are problematic, you can not buy them separate from the fan, and the expansion tanks are just fine, they just break when cooling systems are not functioning properly, if you...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-20-2009, 09:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,928
Posted By silverslider
yeah, remove the glove box and check for it being...

yeah, remove the glove box and check for it being hot, if your battery is dead and that sucker is warm, there is the culprit :/

btw, I wouldn't take the car back to the same guy that replaced the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-20-2009, 08:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,184
Posted By silverslider
you will need a bearing press/removal tool, you...

you will need a bearing press/removal tool, you can try to slide hammer it out but it is a pita, the rear wheel bearings are pressed in there pretty good, you slide hammer the hub off, remove...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-03-2009, 10:59 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 14,684
Posted By silverslider
You should always use new bolts, the threads...

You should always use new bolts, the threads become weak after overheating, BAUM timeserts are your best bet, you can't just throw some serts on there. Most importantly clean the thread holes very...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-23-2009, 09:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,231
Posted By silverslider
I would not just throw a can in there for the...

I would not just throw a can in there for the sake of the correct amount being extremely important to A/C operation, this sound is almost normal if the air feels good, I noticed the expansion valves...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-23-2009, 09:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 472
Posted By silverslider
if this pulley uses a spring tensioner I would...

if this pulley uses a spring tensioner I would highly recommend updating it to the hydraulic kind, new spring belt tensioner units will keep making noise most of the time.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-23-2009, 09:01 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,004
Posted By silverslider
check for vacuum leaks, specially the crankcase...

check for vacuum leaks, specially the crankcase ventilation valve witch acts up on cold starts, have the adaptations looked at for abnormalities and cleared if no leaks are found.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-23-2009, 08:58 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,292
Posted By silverslider
well, smoked corners and clear are different,...

well, smoked corners and clear are different, factory clears have an orange bulb and they pass as well as any aftermarket clears
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-23-2009, 08:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,231
Posted By silverslider
the expansion valve will make this noise...

the expansion valve will make this noise according to exterior temperatures and ambient conditions, if the noise is really loud you may be low in refrigerant a tad bit, but my car makes this noise as...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-23-2009, 08:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 946
Posted By silverslider
Keep an eye on your fan clutch, I'd say inspect...

Keep an eye on your fan clutch, I'd say inspect it every year? that and the thermostat :)
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-23-2009, 08:50 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,292
Posted By silverslider
if your bulbs are orange they can not fail you :/

if your bulbs are orange they can not fail you :/
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-08-2009, 03:07 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,621
Posted By silverslider
Find a good independent BMW specialist in your...

Find a good independent BMW specialist in your area and you will start to love your car again :/
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-08-2009, 03:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 980
Posted By silverslider
buy oem hose, its a lot better quality than the...

buy oem hose, its a lot better quality than the regular auto parts stuff, it's actually kevlar lined.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-08-2009, 03:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,491
Posted By silverslider
check DME for codes, (map cooling) if there,...

check DME for codes, (map cooling) if there, replace the thermostat assembly, also inspect fan clutch, worn fan clutches are majorly overlooked, and finally make sure the electric fan is operating...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-06-2008, 06:24 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 7,719
Posted By silverslider
I have a customer who has 329k on his 325i, lots...

I have a customer who has 329k on his 325i, lots and lots of love go into his car :D
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-06-2008, 05:48 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,474
Posted By silverslider
:hi:

:hi:
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-06-2008, 04:48 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,474
Posted By silverslider
you dont have to be part of the mustache/corvette...

you dont have to be part of the mustache/corvette club to have fun driving.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-06-2008, 04:37 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,474
Posted By silverslider
you guys are a bunch of negative nancy's ...

you guys are a bunch of negative nancy's

http://vimeo.com/1864398

just because its a bimmer it doesnt mean it can't slide around...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-11-2008, 10:49 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,469
Posted By silverslider
glad you are safe, and that is a very good...

glad you are safe, and that is a very good attitude to have towards this.
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