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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself Yesterday, 07:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,101
Posted By ebiz
Well I just kind of wonder what all gets...

Well I just kind of wonder what all gets re-written. I think of it like firmware for a piece of computer hardware... you have an alternate version of an old firmware with some nifty tweaks but they...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself Yesterday, 01:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,101
Posted By ebiz
I have no good news to report yet. Other than the...

I have no good news to report yet. Other than the idle control valve, I talked to my bmw shop when I was just in there for an unexpected fuel pump replacement :censor: and they mentioned doctor...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-26-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,101
Posted By ebiz
Very interesting information, thanks for linking...

Very interesting information, thanks for linking it! When I get a chance to give it a shot, I'll report back with results!
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-23-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,101
Posted By ebiz
Excellent, I wish you much luck! If I find a...

Excellent, I wish you much luck! If I find a solution on my end, I'll send it along as well! Oh, and to confirm, I definitely got it to stall last night. It happens most when I'm in stop and go...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-22-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,101
Posted By ebiz
Okay, cleaned out the idle control valve...

Okay, cleaned out the idle control valve yesterday. It was actually super straight forward and it looked pretty dirty. Squirted a ton of carb cleaner in there and did a little scraping and some paper...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-20-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,101
Posted By ebiz
Ah crap, I always forget that one... I just kind...

Ah crap, I always forget that one... I just kind of wrongly assume that if there are ANY codes, that there'd be a check engine light.

I think I'll zip by auto zone saturday while I'm replacing my...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-19-2014, 11:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,101
Posted By ebiz
Damn, that's disappointing to hear. To be clear,...

Damn, that's disappointing to hear. To be clear, my idle itself is fine... it's just when the engine returns to idle that it's too slow to catch itself on the way down at times. It happens...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-18-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,101
Posted By ebiz
engine sometimes stalling when returning to idle... vacuum hose issue?

So like two years ago when I replaced my valve cover gasket, I remember the end of the vacuum hose you have to move being all hard and cracked but I didn't have a spare, so I kind of glued it back...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 10-19-2011, 04:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 992
Posted By ebiz
Thanks a ton Gary, total last second save! I...

Thanks a ton Gary, total last second save! I needed my car back on the road by saturday, and it looks like it'll be all set by friday... you're a lifesaver!
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 10-19-2011, 10:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 992
Posted By ebiz
Looking for one ASA GT1 bright silver 18x8 but they're out of stock!

Apparently I cracked one of my wheels the other day, and I need to replace it. The problem is that apparently the GT1 by ASA is discontinued. Tire Rack is out of stock and I'm having a hard time...
Forum: Engine & Performance 07-31-2011, 09:54 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 297
Posted By ebiz
WTB: 3.07 rear differential compatible with a 2001 330xi

My rear differential is toast and I need a 3.07 to replace it so I can get back on the road. If anyone HAS one, that'd be great, otherwise advice on the best place to find a used one for a good price...
Forum: Engine & Performance 07-31-2011, 02:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 844
Posted By ebiz
Still available?

Still available?
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-05-2011, 07:59 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 15,149
Posted By ebiz
Do you have stock suspension otherwise?

Do you have stock suspension otherwise?
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-05-2011, 05:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 808
Posted By ebiz
Bad forum member! Couldn't have been easier to...

Bad forum member! Couldn't have been easier to find in a search!

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=327439&highlight=koni+settings
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-05-2011, 04:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 808
Posted By ebiz
What is full soft and full hard on these shocks?...

What is full soft and full hard on these shocks? I've never messed with adjustable suspension on any other car, so I'm not sure if that's standardized or not. I guess it should be easy for me to...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-04-2011, 04:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 808
Posted By ebiz
To be clear... that's 1/4 or 1/8th from full...

To be clear... that's 1/4 or 1/8th from full stiff? And I assume that the stock settings they ship them with are on full stiff?
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-04-2011, 03:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 808
Posted By ebiz
best settings for Konis + H&R springs?

Okay, so I've had the Koni's and the H&R springs on my setup for years now... threw them on with the stock settings, out of the box and left them that way. I didn't think that adjustments would have...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-04-2011, 07:42 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,959
Posted By ebiz
My guess is ASA GT1 wheels. Am I close??

My guess is ASA GT1 wheels. Am I close??
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-03-2011, 03:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 714
Posted By ebiz
Thanks Joe!

Thanks Joe!
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-03-2011, 01:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 714
Posted By ebiz
I lost my adjusters for my Konis

Does anyone know where I can get some replacements? I think that there are different adjusters for different models of shocks/struts and since we're all XI owners...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-02-2011, 03:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,490
Posted By ebiz
I don't know how much longer your stock...

I don't know how much longer your stock suspension is gonna last anyway, so to avoid having to do the work twice, I'd recommend just doing it all when you're in there the first time. My understanding...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-02-2011, 08:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,896
Posted By ebiz
1) 1.25" 2) none 3) probably 50k miles ...

1) 1.25"

2) none

3) probably 50k miles

4) Used to be very aggressive but not so much these days

5) nothing suspension related... well maybe the CV boots... but I can't really say when...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-30-2011, 10:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,490
Posted By ebiz
Just checking in with my lowered XI. It's a 2001...

Just checking in with my lowered XI. It's a 2001 330xi that I dropped with Koni shocks/struts and H&R springs about 6 or 7 years ago at... we'll say... 85k miles or so and now I'm at 140k miles and...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-29-2011, 02:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,266
Posted By ebiz
Stick or automatic?

Stick or automatic?
Forum: Great Lakes 04-21-2011, 09:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 522
Posted By ebiz
Sweet, thanks for the heads up, I'll check em out!

Sweet, thanks for the heads up, I'll check em out!
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