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Forum: General E46 Forum 05-04-2015, 08:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 208
Posted By Max'd out
You need to go to the top of the page (e46...

You need to go to the top of the page (e46 General Forum) and read the guide on cooling system maintenance. That will give you all the infor you need. Bottom line, you need to replace the complete...
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-03-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 245
Posted By Max'd out
ohtaile, Check the color and # of stripes on...

ohtaile,

Check the color and # of stripes on your stock springs and let us know. That may give us some idea of your suspension set-up. Iirc, my front springs have 3 brown (or dark orange color)...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-02-2015, 10:50 PM
Replies: 33,643
Views: 2,668,430
Posted By Max'd out
Geoff, my response was meant for Chanman. I...

Geoff, my response was meant for Chanman. I agree with you but the thread is a good read. I haven't looked for the link lately, I was hoping he could look it up.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-02-2015, 10:15 PM
Replies: 33,643
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Posted By Max'd out
You should do a search. There is a thread on...

You should do a search. There is a thread on this forum with a lively discussion on whether to use regular or premium and if it will damage your engine. Interesting thread with a lot of information...
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-02-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 264
Posted By Max'd out
Yea sorry, you have to take the plate off and...

Yea sorry, you have to take the plate off and better yet, you have to replace the bolts holding the plate because they are one-time use bolts.

Since you just replaced the oil, I would wait until...
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-02-2015, 12:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 264
Posted By Max'd out
Its on the left side near the bottom of the oil...

Its on the left side near the bottom of the oil pan. You need to change it after you drain oil but before you put the new oil in. Search the DIY section of the forum, there are several videos and...
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-29-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,213
Posted By Max'd out
When you replace the rear shocks, it's a good...

When you replace the rear shocks, it's a good idea to replace the shock mounts also. I went with the Rogue Engineering mounts and their reinforcement plates.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-26-2015, 05:38 PM
Replies: 33,643
Views: 2,668,430
Posted By Max'd out
Just cleaned it up after a 2500+ mile trip to the...

Just cleaned it up after a 2500+ mile trip to the Florida Keys. Always wanted to drive the keys with the top down so was able to scratch that off my bucket list.

Over the winter I replaced the...
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-12-2015, 01:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 196
Posted By Max'd out
It appears they are talking about the sunroof...

It appears they are talking about the sunroof only and the title says it is info for the sunroof and convertible models. If you have a convertible, the instructions do not apply to you. Hope this...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-04-2015, 09:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 717
Posted By Max'd out
Before you change a lot of things on the car, i...

Before you change a lot of things on the car, i recommend you spend several weeks or months studying different sections on this forum and read the 'stickys' at the top of each section especially the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-03-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 1,188
Views: 183,803
Posted By Max'd out
Replaced my fuel pump today. A lot easier than I...

Replaced my fuel pump today. A lot easier than I thought it would be. The leather piece at the rear of the seat bottom stalled me for a while til I figured it out. There's a black plastic...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-03-2015, 02:26 PM
Replies: 33,643
Views: 2,668,430
Posted By Max'd out
Replaced the fuel pump today. Because of all the...

Replaced the fuel pump today. Because of all the good information on this forum, it was a lot easier than I though it would be. 35 minutes from disconnecting the battery to re-connecting. Took me...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-02-2015, 02:51 PM
Replies: 33,643
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Posted By Max'd out
The one i recently bought was the one on top.

The one i recently bought was the one on top.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-02-2015, 02:30 PM
Replies: 33,643
Views: 2,668,430
Posted By Max'd out
I replaced mine a couple months ago and the old...

I replaced mine a couple months ago and the old one and the new one both tilt out from the top. Mine's an 04. Strange.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-31-2015, 04:41 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,058
Posted By Max'd out
I was hoping to see something similar to the BMW...

I was hoping to see something similar to the BMW Performance intake with its classy look and increased intake opening.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-30-2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 33,643
Views: 2,668,430
Posted By Max'd out
Started to get some things checked out for spring...

Started to get some things checked out for spring and for a vacation trip so I took out the spare tire and found it had only 10 psi. Filled it to 60 psi and will check next week or so to make sure...
Forum: E46 Convertible 03-29-2015, 09:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 895
Posted By Max'd out
That looks like one hell of a deal on that ZHP. ...

That looks like one hell of a deal on that ZHP. Any reason it's that cheap? I'm hoping the oil on the pavement is not a from your newly purchased car.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-26-2015, 05:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 451
Posted By Max'd out
ECS has the seat covers on their site. Pricey...

ECS has the seat covers on their site. Pricey but it says genunine BMW.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-25-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,020
Posted By Max'd out
Be carefull with the parts you get. I bought a...

Be carefull with the parts you get. I bought a fan from Parts Geek advertised as a Behr OEM and after install, a fellow fanatic posted that he had bought a Behr fan that was actually a Behr-Hella...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-25-2015, 03:24 PM
Replies: 33,643
Views: 2,668,430
Posted By Max'd out
Finally got a nice day to take the car out of...

Finally got a nice day to take the car out of garage after a long wet, snowy, salty winter. Took a nice drive in the sunshine but had to dodge potholes.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-24-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 308
Posted By Max'd out
I like the look of red cars for the most part but...

I like the look of red cars for the most part but have never owned a red car. Most red cars have fading paint but BMW paint appears to be is a lot more durable. Also, my daughter has a red BMW and...
Forum: E46 Convertible 03-23-2015, 10:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 387
Posted By Max'd out
The vibration dampeners are for the battery...

The vibration dampeners are for the battery compartment (Bentley Manual pg 400-6). The brace under the car that is under the exhaust is called the rear V-brace and adds rigidity to the rear chassis...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-21-2015, 02:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,671
Posted By Max'd out
Umm, I just checked mine that I installed last...

Umm, I just checked mine that I installed last month and it has the same Chinese sticker on it. It says Behr Hella and I got it from Parts Geek.

Maybe I should call Parts Geek and ask them about...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-19-2015, 06:15 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 5,081
Posted By Max'd out
Good one! I threw up a little looking at those...

Good one! I threw up a little looking at those pics before I read that you punked us.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-17-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 839
Posted By Max'd out
How old is your fuel pump?

How old is your fuel pump?
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