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Forum: General E46 Forum 06-29-2013, 09:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 264
Posted By killj0y
Re: Need cooling help

Well while rooting around I bumped the upper radiator hose lightly and it came clean off. Well I found my culprit, so I changed it and the thermostat out. So far so good. :thumbup::D

Sent from my...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-26-2013, 03:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 264
Posted By killj0y
Re: Need cooling help

Yea it was bled properly, like I mentioned to mango just now I think I found my culprit. :banghead: getting towed and I'll have it fixed by tonight, gonna change out the upper house and thermostat...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-26-2013, 03:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 264
Posted By killj0y
Re: Need cooling help

Actually I did everything in your thread except the thermostat and upper radiator hose. Oil looks good and upon inspecting the new expansion tank the upper radiator hose coupling attached to the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-26-2013, 01:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 264
Posted By killj0y
Need cooling help

Well just pulled over since my car started overheating. We noticed it when the ac cut out. I had just overhauled the cooling system so any guesses what it might be?

Sent from my SGH-T999 using...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-20-2013, 11:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,084
Posted By killj0y
Lol it's an easy job, except when I did mine one...

Lol it's an easy job, except when I did mine one of the bolts snapped while tightening it with a torque wrench...luckily I got it out but for a second I was like #!$& anyways it sat for two days...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-20-2013, 11:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,084
Posted By killj0y
Don't know my rangers a cinch to wrench on lol....

Don't know my rangers a cinch to wrench on lol. Plus for oil changes I don't even need to Jack it up :D:D:thumbup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-20-2013, 11:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,133
Posted By killj0y
Man did you try changing out the battery and...

Man did you try changing out the battery and reinitializing it before all that? You might have 2 working key fobs now lol
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-20-2013, 11:46 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,867
Posted By killj0y
This...you can do it but realize that aside from...

This...you can do it but realize that aside from insurance and regular maintenance, all of your money will likely go into preventative maintenance and repairs. What's the extent of your mechanical...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-20-2013, 11:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,056
Posted By killj0y
Track down the leak bro if it's losing that much...

Track down the leak bro if it's losing that much oil then you would see smoke, or it's leaking, have you checked the bottom shield? You would likely find oil, I can imagine it laying there when...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-14-2013, 04:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 905
Posted By killj0y
Unfortunately my stock wheels were damaged to the...

Unfortunately my stock wheels were damaged to the point of them not being worth repairing for me. These were what I could get on credit so I have them for a while, I prefer functional versus cosmetic...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-14-2013, 12:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 905
Posted By killj0y
Nah maintenance comes first then cosmetic in my...

Nah maintenance comes first then cosmetic in my book. I'm more or less caught up with maintenance at the moment, without ripping into the suspension and subframe but they are good at the moment....
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-14-2013, 12:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 905
Posted By killj0y
What do you mean?

What do you mean?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2013, 08:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 905
Posted By killj0y
Gasket I'll look into, the oil piping I redid and...

Gasket I'll look into, the oil piping I redid and both camshaft sensors are new :thumbup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2013, 04:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 905
Posted By killj0y
My setup came with an appropriately sized harness...

My setup came with an appropriately sized harness both fused near the power connection and with a relay no cutting into the factory harness. Everything is wired safely and routed away from any hot...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2013, 04:47 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,737
Posted By killj0y
Yup just make sure you grab the signal from a...

Yup just make sure you grab the signal from a wire before it reaches the stock amp.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-12-2013, 11:20 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,285
Posted By killj0y
Wow seriously...Anyways most exhaust systems on...

Wow seriously...Anyways most exhaust systems on any vehicle will net you hp gains in the lower single digits. That's all there is to it, for that matter Same story for intakes. Without major...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-12-2013, 08:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 905
Posted By killj0y
Some night shots, they don't do it justice though...

Some night shots, they don't do it justice though taken with an S3

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Forum: General E46 Forum 04-12-2013, 07:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 905
Posted By killj0y
Well here are a few pics of some of the work done...

Well here are a few pics of some of the work done so far. Full led conversion inside, led tails and reverse, redid the vanos, cleaned up the engine, new headlight lenses and bulbs, added Angel eyes,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-12-2013, 07:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,467
Posted By killj0y
Easy job but take into account the other costs...

Easy job but take into account the other costs associated too. Your gonna need a new vcg probably, some rtv, new vanos gasket, and tools like torx bits/sockets, torque wrenches etc. I say do it and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-12-2013, 07:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 274
Posted By killj0y
I want to say try realoem for a part number and...

I want to say try realoem for a part number and start searching. A pick and pull would be perfect for that sort of thing. Unless it's broken completely I would just clean off the rust (depending on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-03-2013, 02:04 PM
Replies: 2,632
Views: 541,980
Posted By killj0y
Hey raj I'm the guy you spoke to on the phone,...

Hey raj I'm the guy you spoke to on the phone, got the fix done using the victor gasket and so far no issues, I'll probably retorque the bolts after a 100 miles to be safe but so far so good. Need a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-03-2013, 01:58 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,790
Posted By killj0y
True this is a good thing, on my hands me down...

True this is a good thing, on my hands me down ranger, the po used an aftermarket plug meant to recut simply because he stripped it...after my first oil change it would not tighten anymore and that...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-03-2013, 01:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 800
Posted By killj0y
This was my initial thought too, troubleshoot the...

This was my initial thought too, troubleshoot the free, obvious, easy things first then move on to replacing parts. Could be a loose terminal, a bad battery, a short, a sticking relay etc. But since...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-03-2013, 01:50 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,070
Posted By killj0y
they do....

they do....
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-03-2013, 01:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 832
Posted By killj0y
Just did mine and I just worked on other things...

Just did mine and I just worked on other things and making access like removing shrouds, fan belt, pulley etc. By the tone you're done with all that your probably fine to drain the coolant. Just wear...
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