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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself Yesterday, 11:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 142
Posted By BMWCaptain
Why didnt they change the mode back?

Why didnt they change the mode back?
Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 11:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 259
Posted By BMWCaptain
Check on Realoem.com.. use the last 7 digits of...

Check on Realoem.com.. use the last 7 digits of your vin.

Search down the images.
Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 08:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 417
Posted By BMWCaptain
I suspect your car us not charged right. When...

I suspect your car us not charged right. When the rain cooler your condenser enough to allow your system to work. If you recently has your AC serviced, it should be working correctly.

Try...
Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 05:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 697
Posted By BMWCaptain
Your system is running great! I would not touch...

Your system is running great! I would not touch it. If it aint broke, dont fix it. Dryers are changed only when your system is opened up.

I always put a thermometer in my center vent when I get...
Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 05:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 277
Posted By BMWCaptain
Actually, what i meant was use the next size...

Actually, what i meant was use the next size socket. If the correct size is an e12, then try the next size up the e14.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-05-2015, 11:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 378
Posted By BMWCaptain
:thanks:Your welcome ! .

:thanks:Your welcome !

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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2015, 11:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 190
Posted By BMWCaptain
Yes, there is a selector shaft bushing around the...

Yes, there is a selector shaft bushing around the linkage, but it can only be replaced when rebuilding the transmission. There is not enough room to change it out on the car.

If you drop the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2015, 11:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 175
Posted By BMWCaptain
Check your voltage at the battery , at the +B...

Check your voltage at the battery , at the +B terminal in your engine compartment and finally at the rear of your alternator (comes from your starter).
This will give you an idea if you have a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2015, 10:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 697
Posted By BMWCaptain
Take your car out for a drive and see what your...

Take your car out for a drive and see what your vent output temperature is. It should be colder than sitting in the driveway. Always make sure you have good space and airflow in front of your car...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2015, 01:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 277
Posted By BMWCaptain
I helped a local fanatic that had that exact...

I helped a local fanatic that had that exact problem. He took 2 days and could not get it, i was able to use my e-torx sockets and get it out in 2 minutes. With the tight area, the correct e-torx...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2015, 01:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 277
Posted By BMWCaptain
Try using a bigger external torx socket and or...

Try using a bigger external torx socket and or shift your tranny to the right to get more room.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2015, 09:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 300
Posted By BMWCaptain
Yes you should be concerned. Check your...

Yes you should be concerned.

Check your coolant for oil and your oil for water.

Check to see if your CVV and hoses are brittle.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2015, 08:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 329
Posted By BMWCaptain
I stand by my comments. My 08/1998 e46 came with...

I stand by my comments. My 08/1998 e46 came with the LF30 and my 2003 e46 came with the LF20 from the factory. Verified on Realoem.com.

There may be specific changes in between, but generally...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2015, 08:47 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 697
Posted By BMWCaptain
The generic tables are no good. Those are...

The generic tables are no good. Those are useless. Just like those charge cans at the auto store. If you just use low side pressures, you can not see what your system is really doing. You need...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2015, 08:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 117
Posted By BMWCaptain
Get you belt fixed and battery charged. Your...

Get you belt fixed and battery charged. Your transmission issue will then clear.

TCM does not like low battery voltage.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 697
Posted By BMWCaptain
40-45F would not cut it here in da Texas. Even...

40-45F would not cut it here in da Texas. Even with tinted windows, the car can get HOT.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-04-2015, 09:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 378
Posted By BMWCaptain
White or clear exterior/interior 25-30 year caulk...

White or clear exterior/interior 25-30 year caulk in a tube. You can find them at the home stores in a small tube ( not the big caulk gun size) so you can squeeze it by hand and get in there.

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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-04-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 513
Posted By BMWCaptain
I dont really use URO anymore. I bought a CVV...

I dont really use URO anymore. I bought a CVV hose that goes from the CVV to the oil dip stick. The hose split as soon as I pushed it on. There must have been a problem with the hose because it was...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-04-2015, 08:52 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 329
Posted By BMWCaptain
We all saw that one coming.:facepalm:

We all saw that one coming.:facepalm:
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-04-2015, 08:03 AM
Replies: 294
Views: 23,826
Posted By BMWCaptain
Are you serious? Shut the front door! $115 for...

Are you serious? Shut the front door! $115 for a remote key?:russ:

Which BMW dealership?
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-03-2015, 09:28 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 697
Posted By BMWCaptain
You can get it colder than that. I suspect you...

You can get it colder than that. I suspect you are low on freon r134a.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-03-2015, 09:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 697
Posted By BMWCaptain
Look at your pressures and let us know what HSide...

Look at your pressures and let us know what HSide & Lside with ambient are.

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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-03-2015, 09:08 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 697
Posted By BMWCaptain
Prove it bittches!

Prove it bittches!
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-03-2015, 06:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 329
Posted By BMWCaptain
I am sorry, but you are mistaken!

I am sorry, but you are mistaken!
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-03-2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 697
Posted By BMWCaptain
How cold is your AC?

I want to know who has the coldest AC vent temperature.

If you have your AC system operating efficiently, then your vent output temperature will be cold.

What is cold to you?

40 degrees f,...
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