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Forum: General E46 Forum 03-02-2012, 10:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 836
Posted By WillW85
I'll chime in on this because I had a simple...

I'll chime in on this because I had a simple situation where my alternator light came on intermittently only at night under high electrical load and would "fix" itself. Finally it came on and never...
Forum: E46 Convertible 02-10-2012, 12:43 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,562
Posted By WillW85
Op, then consider that KBB is considered a high...

Op, then consider that KBB is considered a high estimated value and should only be used as a good "starting" point on negotiations.
Forum: Photography 01-24-2012, 05:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 374
Posted By WillW85
Total duration of high speed footage was under...

Total duration of high speed footage was under 250 ms. Less than a quarter of a second. That's insane.
Forum: Complete Cars - Private 01-20-2012, 07:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,942
Posted By WillW85
Nice clean 330, good price, glws.

Nice clean 330, good price, glws.
Forum: General Off-Topic 01-17-2012, 07:03 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,205
Posted By WillW85
I'll also add that I have never had a problem...

I'll also add that I have never had a problem with newegg. Yes I have returned products through their RMA process and never had a problem.

Maybe you could explain to us what went wrong with your...
Forum: General Off-Topic 01-04-2012, 03:08 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,619
Posted By WillW85
I think his "bailout comment" was referring to...

I think his "bailout comment" was referring to the family friends comment about buying a jeep which happens to be a bailout car. At least that's what I got from reading the original post.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-13-2011, 05:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,436
Posted By WillW85
I had a similar noise coming from the front area...

I had a similar noise coming from the front area of the engine. It would be very audible at idle but not so much at higher rpm. Turned out to be my water pump bearings failing. Put a new one in and...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 09-24-2011, 10:03 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,674
Posted By WillW85
I live in the northeast also, (buffalo, NY) and...

I live in the northeast also, (buffalo, NY) and the tires I use and highly recommend are the Conti DWS's. Good wear, excellent wet and snow grip with a little weight in the trunk and the price wasn't...
Forum: Complete Cars - Private 07-25-2011, 06:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,825
Posted By WillW85
Email sent.

Email sent.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2011, 11:58 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,962
Posted By WillW85
I bought the cheap complete lower control arm and...

I bought the cheap complete lower control arm and bushing set and had my indy install it. Its been a year and a half, and i drive my 330ci in the winter, and the control arms, bushings, and balljoint...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2011, 11:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 797
Posted By WillW85
Same thing happend to me and after a bit of...

Same thing happend to me and after a bit of searching on this forum I tried my second key and havent had the problem since. The valet key will also start the car. If this doesnt work for you then at...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-09-2011, 08:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 869
Posted By WillW85
I just went through the same thing recently when...

I just went through the same thing recently when my gf's land Rover was approaching 50k. I took it to a reputable independent mechanic and paid him an hours labor to go over the truck with a fine...
Forum: California 05-23-2011, 09:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,558
Posted By WillW85
Maybe I'm missing something but can't you just...

Maybe I'm missing something but can't you just press the trunk release button located under the dash? I did the same thing but my windows were down, door was unlocked and I just pressed the trunk...
Forum: Miscellaneous 01-28-2011, 02:34 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 8,443
Posted By WillW85
PM sent^

PM sent^
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-17-2011, 10:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,550
Posted By WillW85
I had the same rattle sound you described in the...

I had the same rattle sound you described in the same spot, turned out to be bad waterpump bearings. Easy fix plenty of diy's on this forum. My cars an 01 330ci 5 speed.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-01-2010, 08:30 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 7,480
Posted By WillW85
In my opinion that's a pretty nasty impact. The...

In my opinion that's a pretty nasty impact. The other car hit you right in the driver side door. For you not to have any injuries is amazing. Car looks totaled though which sucks but at least your...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-16-2010, 05:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 634
Posted By WillW85
Slide the side marker towards the front of the...

Slide the side marker towards the front of the car and insert a credit card or something similar between the light and the fender press down on the card and pull the light out.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-25-2010, 12:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 955
Posted By WillW85
Looks like the dummys head never hit the pole and...

Looks like the dummys head never hit the pole and the side airbag did its job. Cool video though, I'll probably spend my lunch break searching for impact test videos just to see how the e46 compares.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-12-2010, 10:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,253
Posted By WillW85
My 01 330ci does make a sound which seems to com...

My 01 330ci does make a sound which seems to com from back near the tank when the key is turned to position 2. Does it every time I start the car. Hope this helps.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-11-2010, 07:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,431
Posted By WillW85
Lol papi, yeah my problem was one of my master...

Lol papi, yeah my problem was one of my master keys. I have another one so I haven't priced a new one out from the dealership. But I know from searching that they're about 200 bucks. Also you might...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-10-2010, 09:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,431
Posted By WillW85
No problem, figured if my experience can help...

No problem, figured if my experience can help someone then it's worth a shot. To answer your question no my ses light did not go on. I was worried that it might have been the ews that went bad and...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 10-10-2010, 07:39 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 11,508
Posted By WillW85
Any updates?

Any updates?
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-10-2010, 07:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,431
Posted By WillW85
I had this exact problem just last week. 2001...

I had this exact problem just last week. 2001 330ci, I would put the key in the ignition, turn it to position 2 and nothing. No cranking at all but the dash lights come on, and I can here the fuel...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-07-2010, 11:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,798
Posted By WillW85
I found this DIY with a quick search and was...

I found this DIY with a quick search and was having the same problem. Driving along and all the sudden no more "subs". Checked fuses all werr fine so I pulled it apart using this guide and fixed it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-08-2010, 05:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 757
Posted By WillW85
My Subframe Inspection Experience

About a week ago I called my local BMW dealer and made an appointment. The service guy I spoke to on the phone was friendly and knew all about the rear subframe inspection settlement. I brought my...
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