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Forum: California 05-21-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 221
Posted By toyrunr
Any good body shop in OC, Irvine Area ?

I just moved to OC and need to have some cosmetic repairs done to my M3. Front bumper , left fender and hood.

Can someone please recommend a good body shop ? I don't want to turn my car over to...
Forum: Engine & Performance 12-03-2012, 07:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 393
Posted By toyrunr
FS. Brand new Valeo Voltage Regulator e46 M3

Hey guys, I had alternator problems so I though i'd debug the problem, 1 part at a time and bought the VR from Pelican Parts. Turned out, my entire Alternator needed to be replaced. So I replaced it...
Forum: Parting Out 12-03-2012, 06:50 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 22,051
Posted By toyrunr
sorry, didnt read all the pages. is the front...

sorry, didnt read all the pages. is the front bumper available ? i assume it'll fit the coupe
Forum: Exterior 11-14-2012, 01:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 674
Posted By toyrunr
WTB OEM e46 M3 front bumper

Looking to buy a front bumper for my M3. it is jet black, but i want to wrap it, so any color front bumper will do. i am in so cal. mine is broken a little around a fog lamp so i want to replace it....
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-24-2012, 06:02 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 11,768
Posted By toyrunr
so I have replaced the Voltage Regulator. $87...

so I have replaced the Voltage Regulator. $87 from Pelican Parts. Replaced the old one and took the alternator back to AutoZone. They ran 2 tests and the unit failed both. AAAAAAAAAAAAA. I am...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-23-2012, 12:31 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 11,768
Posted By toyrunr
there is a saying "A stingy person pays twice"...

there is a saying "A stingy person pays twice" ... but from what I've read, VR is almost always the problem.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-22-2012, 05:25 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 11,768
Posted By toyrunr
I took my alternator to AutoZone and the test...

I took my alternator to AutoZone and the test machine showed this guy to be a failure. The test was run two times, failed both.

So I was finally able to get at my Voltage Regulator. I have a Valeo...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2012, 11:42 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 11,768
Posted By toyrunr
I've tested the car again today. car 12.08 v. car...

I've tested the car again today. car 12.08 v. car on is 11.34 . I've turned it around in the garage so i can at least start taking some things apart and out in the morning during daylight.

when...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2012, 07:16 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 11,768
Posted By toyrunr
Well, I still haven't done anything to the car. I...

Well, I still haven't done anything to the car. I was thinking of driving till it broke finally, but I am not 100% positive that this is the best thing to do. I'd hate to be on side of the road. I've...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2012, 01:20 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 11,768
Posted By toyrunr
I just searched the forums to look at Voltage...

I just searched the forums to look at Voltage Regulator part and came across a post where a guy replaced just the VC but he speaks of a noise (ball bearings) from the alternator. Now that I read...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2012, 10:17 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 11,768
Posted By toyrunr
Guys... Thanks for such quick responses. However,...

Guys... Thanks for such quick responses. However, I am now even more confused than before. Should I unplug the battery or not ?! If so, which end ?!

Yeah, I do remember reading a higher voltage...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2012, 09:51 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 11,768
Posted By toyrunr
Red Battery light steady ON. But car won't die.

Hey guys. On my drive home (under 5 miles) the red battery light has come on in my e46 M3. I come home and measure voltage. 11.50 with car on. 11.43 with car off. Car starts fine. With light and...
Forum: Exterior 03-03-2011, 12:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,068
Posted By toyrunr
Have you even read my PM ??? I said I have $195...

Have you even read my PM ??? I said I have $195 cash and I will pick it up from you TODAY which was 2 days ago now. I am still willing to pick it up. Call my cell. check your PM dude...
Forum: Exterior 03-02-2011, 08:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,068
Posted By toyrunr
how much more local can i get ?! I told you i'd...

how much more local can i get ?! I told you i'd drive over to pick it up. I live in Irvine.
Forum: Exterior 03-02-2011, 12:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,068
Posted By toyrunr
I PMed the guy, but no response

I PMed the guy, but no response
Forum: Suspension and Braking 01-31-2011, 08:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 765
Posted By toyrunr
S.o.b.

S.o.b.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 08-18-2009, 09:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,035
Posted By toyrunr
stage 1 ?! really ?! now I'm trying to decide...

stage 1 ?! really ?! now I'm trying to decide whether this dude is a poser or not. hmmm.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 08-18-2009, 09:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,035
Posted By toyrunr
saw this HPF M3 on the 405. craziness.

truck was towing it....
:thanks:

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Forum: California 07-07-2009, 01:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,304
Posted By toyrunr
hmmmm.....

hmmmm.....
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-27-2009, 04:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 540
Posted By toyrunr
it was never replaced. it only failed now. 2003,...

it was never replaced. it only failed now. 2003, 72k miles. service bulletin is for 01-03 m3s. i would think if the thing had failed 10 years from now, it would still be replaced ? no ?
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-27-2009, 02:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 540
Posted By toyrunr
Ignition coil failed. How to get it replace under S Bulletin

Hey guys,

1 of my coils has failed. I swapped cyl1 and cyl3 coils and a new misfire code was read. So there is no doubt that it's the coil.

My warranty has long expired 72,xxx miles on my car....
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-26-2009, 11:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 672
Posted By toyrunr
not if you are in Australia. i kid i kid

not if you are in Australia. i kid i kid
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 06-05-2009, 04:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,478
Posted By toyrunr
did the guy with a [K] shirt on lay out with his...

did the guy with a [K] shirt on lay out with his socks on ?!
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 06-03-2009, 10:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,206
Posted By toyrunr
except he's in the right right lane - the slow...

except he's in the right right lane - the slow lane. haha
Forum: Parting Out 05-19-2009, 04:25 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 398
Posted By toyrunr
WTB: e46 M3 OEM front bumper cover. Jet black. SoCal

Mine had a run in with an office chair in middle of 405 at about 100mph so my bumper cover is out of commission. need a new one. I live in Irvine. Thanks
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