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Forum: Car Care & Detailing 11-26-2012, 12:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,638
Posted By thefreeze
Thanks!! Out of curiosity, what's the difference...

Thanks!! Out of curiosity, what's the difference between glazing and polishing?
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 11-15-2012, 10:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,638
Posted By thefreeze
What detailing should I do before trying to sell my car

Can someone help me with suggestions on what detailing I should definitely do on my car before trying to sell it? I'm hoping not to have to do the entire gamut since I won't be able to enjoy the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-11-2012, 06:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 544
Posted By thefreeze
Thanks much, Mango!

Thanks much, Mango!
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-11-2012, 05:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 544
Posted By thefreeze
Tie Rod Assembly

I do believe I may need new tie rods...or at least one on my passenger side. In looking at the information on tie rods, I've seen a lot of terminology that I was hoping ya'll could clear up for me.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-05-2012, 09:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,887
Posted By thefreeze
I didn't wash off the splash guard, though I...

I didn't wash off the splash guard, though I think the dribbles are coming futher back than what would come from the splash guard. But I'll definitely watch that.

I did do my VCG about 16k ago....
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-05-2012, 06:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,887
Posted By thefreeze
So, I may have celebrated a bit too soon. It...

So, I may have celebrated a bit too soon. It looks like I still have an oil leak. :facepalm: Before I changed my OFHG, I never actually saw oil coming from the OFHG, but it was definitely grimey and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-04-2012, 08:04 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,887
Posted By thefreeze
Ha!! You should see it in real life. Let's just...

Ha!! You should see it in real life. Let's just say, I'm not the cleanest person in the garage. But the job is complete!! And I only had one stupid question, that I figured out by myself (realizing...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-04-2012, 03:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,887
Posted By thefreeze
Nevermind. I'm an idiot. I got it. :)

Nevermind. I'm an idiot. I got it. :)
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-04-2012, 03:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,887
Posted By thefreeze
I know you can do it Delmarco, but it doesn't...

I know you can do it Delmarco, but it doesn't give me great confidence knowing that you're not looking forward to it. So, I started mine today and got the alternator all loosened, but can't figure...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-04-2012, 10:43 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,887
Posted By thefreeze
Oh great. This is my next to do item. If Del...

Oh great. This is my next to do item. If Del can't do it, I don't have much faith in myself to get 'er done. Get ready for my desperate pleas for help!
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-03-2012, 04:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 928
Posted By thefreeze
Changed out my bad coil today too and all is...

Changed out my bad coil today too and all is better! Thanks everyone!
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-01-2012, 07:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 928
Posted By thefreeze
Sweet. I was wondering if you could replace just...

Sweet. I was wondering if you could replace just the connecter. I might give that a shot. Thanks!
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-01-2012, 07:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 928
Posted By thefreeze
Thanks for the vote of confidence in my ability...

Thanks for the vote of confidence in my ability to switch a coil and read a code that has changed from the old cylinder to the new cylinder. :rofl:



My car has had all those problems (which had...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-01-2012, 07:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 928
Posted By thefreeze
Why would I skip the coils when it's clearly a...

Why would I skip the coils when it's clearly a coil problem?! I changed my spark plugs 10k ago.

When replacing coils, do you have to do all of them at the same time, or it ok to do one? I didn't...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-01-2012, 06:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 928
Posted By thefreeze
Well I didn't make it to the gym, but I did get...

Well I didn't make it to the gym, but I did get my SES light and the code was P0304...misfire on cylinder 4. YAY! I'll probably just end up changing all the coils while I'm replacing that one. It's...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-01-2012, 06:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 928
Posted By thefreeze
Thanks!! I'm assuming (hoping) it's the coil too....

Thanks!! I'm assuming (hoping) it's the coil too. I love scavenger hunts, but not when it comes to my car. I'll test it out when I drive to the gym.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-01-2012, 06:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 928
Posted By thefreeze
Another misfire question/thread. Sorry.

So, this morning on my way to work, my car started idling quite rough and kind of sputtering. Since I was only a minute from my house I turned around and read the SES code - there was only one: P0303...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-28-2012, 04:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 909
Posted By thefreeze
Exit strategy?! Don't believe in them. Actually,...

Exit strategy?! Don't believe in them. Actually, I'm usually just too impatient to think of that before I start a project.

I'm painting the leather. I had a ton of cracks in the driver's seat so I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-28-2012, 03:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 909
Posted By thefreeze
:lmao: Come on though...out of all the people on...

:lmao: Come on though...out of all the people on here, that I've talked to at least, who is the most likely to pull out their seat to clean under it?!

So, what did you take it out for then?
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-28-2012, 02:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 909
Posted By thefreeze
You took the seat out just to clean under it?!...

You took the seat out just to clean under it?! That shouldn't surprise me coming from you. I'm attempting to paint my seats. Cross your fingers. The color looks a bit different, but hopefully after...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-28-2012, 01:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 909
Posted By thefreeze
It's out! :excited:

It's out! :excited:
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-28-2012, 01:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 909
Posted By thefreeze
As always you're the best. I guess I just need to...

As always you're the best. I guess I just need to raise it cause it's already as forward as it can get. And it's already out of the car! HA! Hopefully I can just tilt it while it's out of the car to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-28-2012, 12:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 909
Posted By thefreeze
Seat almost out. Still connected to seatbelt! HELP!

I'm in the midst of taking my sport driver's seat out. I have everything disconnected except I can't get to the bolt to undo my seatbelt. Two questions:

1. I think I can get to the bolt is I slide...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-12-2012, 02:44 PM
Replies: 595
Views: 101,979
Posted By thefreeze
I gotta bump this just to remind ryawee to post...

I gotta bump this just to remind ryawee to post finished pics!!
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-05-2012, 02:27 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,513
Posted By thefreeze
You know I'd be lost without you, Doug. ...

You know I'd be lost without you, Doug.

Thanks for the link. After researching I think I'm just going to get one already pre-painted. http://www.bimmian.com/KHC/46#. Wish me luck!
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