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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-21-2015, 07:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 466
Posted By playero
I'm glad that this is over and also shocked that...

I'm glad that this is over and also shocked that it took 4 alternators until one of them was functional. Leaves a lot to be desired on the quality control of the place that rebuilds these things. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-20-2015, 07:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 466
Posted By playero
Well, the saga is over. at least for now. Four...

Well, the saga is over. at least for now. Four alternators latter, the car is back on the road and all seems to be good, hope don't have to go thru this for a while...... thanks everyone for their...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-17-2015, 06:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 466
Posted By playero
Thanks for the information about the testing of...

Thanks for the information about the testing of the battery, I will look into doing that test today, time permitting. But I still have to wait until I get another alternator from the store, since...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-16-2015, 10:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 466
Posted By playero
Thanks for the replies. I have had the battery...

Thanks for the replies. I have had the battery tested at three different parts stores and it passed on all of them. Also have look at all the grounding and cleaned their connections, but still...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-16-2015, 04:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 466
Posted By playero
It is fully charged, showed it has 12.5 volts,...

It is fully charged, showed it has 12.5 volts, and there is nothing installed that has high current demand....
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-16-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 466
Posted By playero
The battery tested good, so no problem there. ...

The battery tested good, so no problem there. Also, the replacement alternator from the auto parts is rated at 150 amps, the one that came out of the car was rated at 120, will this be a cause for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-16-2015, 07:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 466
Posted By playero
I was told to do the same last night; I will take...

I was told to do the same last night; I will take it out today and have it tested, hopefully that will be it. But how a bad battery will cause the alternator to put out just about 8.2 volts? I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-14-2015, 09:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 466
Posted By playero
alternator trouble

Hi, I hope that someone could give me some good advise with the issues going on with my car. It is a '04 325i, manual with a VF Supercharger on it. Last Sunday while going to work, the battery...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-08-2015, 09:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 184
Posted By playero
alternator replacement

I have searched and could not find a conclusive answer. Will the alternator from a 03, 530i, Valeo model, fit a 04, 325i? The only difference that I could see from the searches I done is that one...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 12-17-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 236
Posted By playero
pm send

pm send
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 02-20-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 272
Posted By playero
Thanks for the reply's guys. I was hoping that...

Thanks for the reply's guys. I was hoping that I'll be able to install the pads from a regular production car and not the ones specifically made for the calipers. Maybe I am asking for too much...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 02-16-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 272
Posted By playero
Stop tech BBK

Hi, I have a Stop Tech BBK on my car, ST40 front and ST22 on the rear. The pads provided with this kit generates an incredible amount of brake dust; just wondering if anyone knows if there are...
Forum: The Showroom 09-20-2013, 08:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 730
Posted By playero
Thanks for the compliments on the engine bay,...

Thanks for the compliments on the engine bay, took me a while to get it there, now is just keeping it up. I like the look of the blue calipers, something I might have to look further into. Now I...
Forum: The Showroom 09-19-2013, 09:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 730
Posted By playero
Tell me about! I was working overseas and managed...

Tell me about! I was working overseas and managed to save some money for the toy project and the sad thing is that now that is almost done, I lost interest on it....:facepalm:
Forum: The Showroom 09-19-2013, 03:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 730
Posted By playero
I like these wheels, no need for me to change...

I like these wheels, no need for me to change them, thanks
Forum: The Showroom 09-18-2013, 09:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 730
Posted By playero
Thanks, I wish it was a 330, this one is just a...

Thanks, I wish it was a 330, this one is just a plain jane 325i.... The SC is a VF unit, V3 that I installed about 2K miles ago, still don't know why because I do not drive more than 75 or so...lol....
Forum: The Showroom 09-18-2013, 09:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 730
Posted By playero
mine

Is not the nicest one, but what can I do?????
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 08-24-2013, 08:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 366
Posted By playero
Thanks, looks like I will be doing some...

Thanks, looks like I will be doing some measurements and trials until I get them right, I was hoping to be a bit easier, but hey, it's life.... Thanks a million.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 08-23-2013, 06:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 366
Posted By playero
need spacers?

I have a set of rims, 18X8, et 38, for the fronts. I was told that they will my car, which I don't doubt, but the problem is that I have Stop tech brake kit in the car and the wheels rubs the...
Forum: Engine & Performance 08-15-2013, 09:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 690
Posted By playero
If you have the UUC light weight flywheel, then...

If you have the UUC light weight flywheel, then yes....
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-07-2013, 08:29 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,069
Posted By playero
no luck this time

picked these up a while ago but won't fit the car, need to let them go for what I paid for
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-05-2013, 07:00 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,069
Posted By playero
steal

UUC corsa exhaust, complete, $350 :excited:
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-23-2013, 05:09 PM
Replies: 32,310
Views: 2,541,437
Posted By playero
exhaust

Just picked up this today for 300, mid pipes will be here on Thurs for another 50... I guess I did OK with this purchase????
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2013, 08:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 604
Posted By playero
autodim

I have seen that thread, it is for the mirror with the homelink and also cover the install of the autodim to a vehicle that came without it. I will like to do just the opposite, install a regular...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2013, 10:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 604
Posted By playero
Thanks, I have seen and read that thread but the...

Thanks, I have seen and read that thread but the problem is that the original mirror a "friend" of mine tried to switch just the glass from another one and basically destroyed the original one. It...
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