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Forum: Suspension and Braking 01-01-2010, 03:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 748
Posted By drummersam65
Pm'ed

Pm'ed
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-27-2008, 12:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 693
Posted By drummersam65
Does anybody know about the long term...

Does anybody know about the long term dependability of the FSD. Has anybody had them over 50k or even 100k? They are completely different than all other shocks out there and I don't want to...
Forum: Money Matters 09-20-2007, 09:50 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 611
Posted By drummersam65
That is exactly what I was doing, and I am sure...

That is exactly what I was doing, and I am sure as hell glad I didn't listen to what everybody else was saying. Since then I am up around 22%. Like Buffet says, looks for quality companies trading at...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-30-2007, 11:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 781
Posted By drummersam65
it says it only fits 2003 and up, but if you look...

it says it only fits 2003 and up, but if you look at rogue and uuc they use the same shifter to fit all 323s and 325s no matter what the year.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-07-2007, 11:14 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,401
Posted By drummersam65
Welcome back! Where in wisconsin are you? I am in...

Welcome back! Where in wisconsin are you? I am in GB!
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-31-2007, 11:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 596
Posted By drummersam65
I made sure there was no air in the system, twice...

I made sure there was no air in the system, twice actually.



I donít think it is the thermostat because the temp is constant, its not like the thermostat gets stuck closed and my car overheats...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-25-2007, 11:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 596
Posted By drummersam65
Heater and Coolant Problems...

To make a long story short I got a new OEM radiator installed and now my car is running hotter than normal. According to the OBDII I used to run at a MAX of 93 Celsius, and now I run at a constant 99...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-10-2007, 05:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,983
Posted By drummersam65
I just replaced my waterpump and installed...

I just replaced my waterpump and installed pullies and I didnt even need this tool. All you have to do is stick a normal sized screwdriver in between the bolts and it will hold it in place. The only...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-10-2007, 05:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 603
Posted By drummersam65
my gf's car does this, I never new what it could...

my gf's car does this, I never new what it could be. Let us know what the problem is.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-10-2007, 04:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 914
Posted By drummersam65
I use Mobil1 0w-40 in my BMW, which coincidently...

I use Mobil1 0w-40 in my BMW, which coincidently is what is recommended for my Turbo Diesel Jeep.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-09-2007, 01:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,056
Posted By drummersam65
Actually, I do have a 5 speed. 323's and 328...

Actually, I do have a 5 speed. 323's and 328 manuals have an electric auxillary fan, and a fan clutch puller fan.



I am replacing my clutch fan with an electric fan. I am doing it because the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-01-2007, 12:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,056
Posted By drummersam65
Thanks for the info! I am going to tackle it...

Thanks for the info! I am going to tackle it today...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-29-2007, 10:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,056
Posted By drummersam65
:bump: Ok i dont need a full length diy. I...

:bump:

Ok i dont need a full length diy. I just need to know if it is possible to remove w/o taking off the bumper?
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-29-2007, 01:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,056
Posted By drummersam65
Auxillary Fan Removal

I'm in the middle of installing an electric puller fan, but I can't mount it because I need access to the front of the radiator. So does anyone know how to remove the auxillary/pusher fan? I have a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2007, 01:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 479
Posted By drummersam65
New models have keys that charge while they are...

New models have keys that charge while they are in the ignition, but old style keys have batteries that can be replaces at the dealership fairly cheaply.
I usually use the chin method if i am...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-16-2007, 10:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 479
Posted By drummersam65
replace the battery! :banghead:

replace the battery! :banghead:
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 06-01-2007, 02:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 732
Posted By drummersam65
michelin ps2 are supposed to be really quiet but...

michelin ps2 are supposed to be really quiet but they are a bit pricey and not the best treadwear. General Exclaim UHP are also really quiet and very inexplensive.
btw, you should post this in the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-30-2007, 03:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,841
Posted By drummersam65
Yea its the fan connected to the engine. You...

Yea its the fan connected to the engine.

You could have it always on but that is not the most efficient way; some of the fans can draw up to 19 amps, so instead of draining power directly from you...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-30-2007, 03:04 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,676
Posted By drummersam65
My new waterpump is in the mail, but it shows no...

My new waterpump is in the mail, but it shows no signs of failure at 116k!
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-30-2007, 12:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 469
Posted By drummersam65
ok, i am not sure about the coolant but since you...

ok, i am not sure about the coolant but since you got the car 3 months ago do you know when the last time the coolant was changed? When you replace the pads you have to change the pad wear sensor on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-29-2007, 11:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,841
Posted By drummersam65
All automatics, m3's and most, if not all...

All automatics, m3's and most, if not all 323's and 328's have a mechanical fan that is connected to the water pump. That is what is causing the noise. There are a few people who have replaced...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-28-2006, 10:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 333
Posted By drummersam65
Now that I think about it, i ran into the same...

Now that I think about it, i ran into the same problem. It was impossible to get the circlip on with both of the yellow washers. I just left one off and haven't had any problems in about a year...
Forum: The Showroom 06-21-2006, 03:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 625
Posted By drummersam65
:bump: but you might wanna post this in the...

:bump: but you might wanna post this in the showroom...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-21-2006, 12:51 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 68,942
Posted By drummersam65
Just an FYI, I went ahead and ordered these^^^...

Just an FYI, I went ahead and ordered these^^^ without thinking about it. I thought I was buyiing 4 bolts for the bushings, and an additional 4 bolts for the triangular brace that needs to be removed...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-18-2006, 01:24 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,178
Posted By drummersam65
I know what you mean. I am even thinking about...

I know what you mean. I am even thinking about converting to an electric fan, like the later models have, so this problem would be non existant. Others have just simply taken out the fan clutch all...
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