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Forum: Asia 02-28-2010, 12:39 AM
Replies: 1,004
Views: 184,077
Posted By ssm1991
I'm active in both ECCP and BCP. You can join...

I'm active in both ECCP and BCP. You can join even if you're not local. The forums are very active.

http://i91.photobucket.com/albums/k313/G8Btech/Euroclub2.gif
Euro Car Club Philippines (ECCP)...
Forum: Asia 02-26-2010, 09:06 AM
Replies: 1,004
Views: 184,077
Posted By ssm1991
Had an event last Sunday at Subic: ...

Had an event last Sunday at Subic:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SRv49qWnm2A
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 02-23-2010, 12:35 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 134,405
Posted By ssm1991
According to AutohausAZ...

According to AutohausAZ (http://www.autohausaz.com/search/product.aspx?partnumber=17119071519), their Behr 17-11-9-071-519 radiator is:

"For models with automatic transmissions. This is an OE...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 02-20-2010, 11:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,075
Posted By ssm1991
Bypass the connector with a thick wire (AWG #16...

Bypass the connector with a thick wire (AWG #16 or #14) using these instructions: http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=512469.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 02-10-2010, 09:51 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 218,224
Posted By ssm1991
Get the item from Tischer. Use 64-11-3-453-729...

Get the item from Tischer. Use 64-11-3-453-729 ($110) instead of 64-11-8-372-797 ($516.04).
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-28-2010, 02:50 AM
Replies: 316
Views: 195,032
Posted By ssm1991
That's the 'standard' way of removing the fan for...

That's the 'standard' way of removing the fan for most indy shops and experienced DIYers the past 30 or so years. Just make sure you don't hit your fingers.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-19-2009, 01:10 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,978
Posted By ssm1991
Re-check your engine-to-chassis ground straps. ...

Re-check your engine-to-chassis ground straps. They might have been dirty, loose or frayed when they put the engine back on. There's a big fat one under the exhaust manifold that connects the body...
Forum: Asia 11-18-2009, 08:24 PM
Replies: 1,004
Views: 184,077
Posted By ssm1991
For the locals, you can also visit Intramuros in...

For the locals, you can also visit Intramuros in the Manila bay area. :rofl:
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-16-2009, 01:01 AM
Replies: 440
Views: 267,602
Posted By ssm1991
Sheesh ... after 30 months of replacing the...

Sheesh ... after 30 months of replacing the coupling (with the help of this thread) the knocking returned and the play was creeping back slowly. Had to change the coupling again yesterday. It's all...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-12-2009, 09:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,891
Posted By ssm1991
... or damaged front right wheel bearing.

... or damaged front right wheel bearing.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-06-2009, 10:31 AM
Replies: 2,699
Views: 663,251
Posted By ssm1991
Just helped a friend install the single vanos...

Just helped a friend install the single vanos seal and rattle kit on his E36 325i M50TU. The vanos rattle is gone and low end torque is back.

I was one of the first who got Rajaie's double vanos...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-06-2009, 08:30 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,978
Posted By ssm1991
Might be time to clean the injectors since you...

Might be time to clean the injectors since you don't know how they were before. The large difference in bank readings might be one or two injectors being way out of spec. Cruzin Performance...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-03-2009, 07:12 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,978
Posted By ssm1991
Did your mechanic switch the coils around to see...

Did your mechanic switch the coils around to see if the error codes followed them? If they did, then just change the coils. The original Bremis don't live long.

Also, it's critical that the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-25-2009, 08:13 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 123,507
Posted By ssm1991
As mentioned earlier, get 11-28-1-435-594 to...

As mentioned earlier, get 11-28-1-435-594 to replace the mechanical tensioner pulley. Got it, measured it, used it. It's the exact part. No need to buy the whole combo.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-23-2009, 02:37 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 123,507
Posted By ssm1991
Get 11-28-1-435-594. It's the deflection pulley...

Get 11-28-1-435-594. It's the deflection pulley for the E46 316i/318i and is exactly the same as the M54 mechanical tensioner pulley. Dealers there in NA won't stock them since the 316i/318i...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-23-2009, 02:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 720
Posted By ssm1991
It's easy, just exchange it with the bulb from...

It's easy, just exchange it with the bulb from the other side. :rolleyes:
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-17-2009, 02:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,249
Posted By ssm1991
Not possible on an automatic transmission. You...

Not possible on an automatic transmission. You need the pump.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-17-2009, 07:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 851
Posted By ssm1991
No harm if you use them there. They won't budge,...

No harm if you use them there. They won't budge, and easier to take them off in the future if needed. The debate is usually on the caliper guide pins, but I still put anti-seize on them and no...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-16-2009, 01:39 PM
Replies: 316
Views: 195,032
Posted By ssm1991
If you smell smoke then it's almost always the...

If you smell smoke then it's almost always the valve cover gasket (VCG), not the oil filter housing gasket.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-11-2009, 03:34 AM
Replies: 2,699
Views: 663,251
Posted By ssm1991
Also check the DISA valve. If the flap is loose...

Also check the DISA valve. If the flap is loose it will resonate in certain rpm ranges and cause a rattling sound. It's bolted on to the intake manifold with 2 Torx T-40 bolts and easy enough to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-08-2009, 04:05 AM
Replies: 2,699
Views: 663,251
Posted By ssm1991
You don't have the VANOS problem. The N42 VANOS...

You don't have the VANOS problem. The N42 VANOS works very differently from the VANOS of the M52/M54 engines. Have your error codes read and check your ignition coils and camshaft sensors. You...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-01-2009, 10:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 32,744
Posted By ssm1991
Tailight Fix...

Tailight Fix (http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=512469)
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-27-2009, 11:24 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 153,455
Posted By ssm1991
That's an N52. The "some kind of distributor" is...

That's an N52. The "some kind of distributor" is the Valvetronic servo motor.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-25-2009, 09:09 PM
Replies: 316
Views: 195,032
Posted By ssm1991
The power steering hoses connected to the...

The power steering hoses connected to the reservoir are a major oil leak source, especially if your car is 10 yrs old and you still have the original clamps on it.

Clean it up first then drive for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2009, 01:59 PM
Replies: 2,699
Views: 663,251
Posted By ssm1991
After 1.5 yrs since installing the seals and...

After 1.5 yrs since installing the seals and subscribing to this thread, I think this is the first time you succumbed to self-promotion. It's about time! :thumbsup:
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