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Forum: NY / NJ / CT 02-20-2014, 03:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 421
Posted By 123Shift
Oh and I lucked out on an '01 325i with only 37k...

Oh and I lucked out on an '01 325i with only 37k miles on it. Very clean. I got is just over a year ago and found it on craigslist for 8 grand. I would check craigslist as there are many out there to...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 02-20-2014, 03:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 421
Posted By 123Shift
I've only read a little about SULEV. Super ultra...

I've only read a little about SULEV. Super ultra low emissions vehicle, but I believe the fuel pump is contained in the fuel cell and is inaccessable. You need to replace the whole tank which is like...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 02-20-2014, 02:25 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,391
Posted By 123Shift
I'm usually fully erect anytime I work on my E46....

I'm usually fully erect anytime I work on my E46. Creates issues when I'm under the car though...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-24-2013, 04:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 542
Posted By 123Shift
Realoem.com should help you find the part #'s....

Realoem.com should help you find the part #'s. I'm with dmax. Most likely the fsr. My fan is squirrely but still working. New fsr is on my work bench in the box waiting for the day the old one quits...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-07-2013, 05:30 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,179
Posted By 123Shift
I bought my E46 from a used car dealer. He told...

I bought my E46 from a used car dealer. He told me it had the sport package. It actually had the premium package, not the sport, but I think he was just misinformed not lying. I had done my reserach...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-22-2013, 10:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 198
Posted By 123Shift
A bad clutch won't necessarily make it difficult...

A bad clutch won't necessarily make it difficult to get into gear. Does the clutch slip? When you take off in first and gas it do the RPM's go up but the car doesn't accelerate? That's the sign of a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-22-2013, 10:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 570
Posted By 123Shift
I'm voting for a sticky caliper. You can get them...

I'm voting for a sticky caliper. You can get them for under $50 at Auto Zone with a lifetime warrantee. Fixed my vibration. You can also just jack up the front of the car with that low pro floor...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 10-02-2013, 03:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 715
Posted By 123Shift
Not positive about this but I don't think ANYONE...

Not positive about this but I don't think ANYONE owns a vacation home in Newark.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-02-2013, 02:12 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,202
Posted By 123Shift
Maybe washer fluid squirting out somehow fron the...

Maybe washer fluid squirting out somehow fron the front washers under the headlights? Hose disconnected? But I think that would just drain the tank. I believe I read somewhere it squirts like every...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-30-2013, 07:08 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,455
Posted By 123Shift
Thanks beasted. Holy crap a noob knew something...

Thanks beasted. Holy crap a noob knew something Mango didn't. Miracles never cease. Here's a link where it was briefly discussed.
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=886070&page=2
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-29-2013, 09:17 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,455
Posted By 123Shift
Mobil 1 5w-30 was previously approved and...

Mobil 1 5w-30 was previously approved and recommended by BMW. The warrantee manual for my 01 325i specifically states Mobil1 5W-30 is strongly recommended. They have since changed their mind and now...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-17-2013, 04:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 370
Posted By 123Shift
How many miles on the car? If the fuel pump goes...

How many miles on the car? If the fuel pump goes they should fix it. Sulev's have a 15yr or 150k mile warranty on emissions related parts. That covers the fuel pump/tank. Get rid of it prior the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-15-2013, 01:19 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,323
Posted By 123Shift
Recording someone depends on which state you are...

Recording someone depends on which state you are in. Here in NY we are a 1 party state, meaning if one party involved knows they are being recorded you're good. Some states need both party's...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-15-2013, 12:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 236
Posted By 123Shift
New guide pins when I replaced the calipers appx....

New guide pins when I replaced the calipers appx. 6 mos ago and I even replaced them again 2 weeks ago when I replaced the hoses. Brandy spanking new caliper pins. Thanks for the try though. Keep em...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-14-2013, 11:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 236
Posted By 123Shift
Front brakes dragging- any ideas?

Had this question up in suspension and brakes forum but got no responses so I'll try here. I know at least one of the brilliant minds on here will have an idea. Both front brakes are dragging...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 09-13-2013, 08:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,955
Posted By 123Shift
No help? I know someone has a suggestion!!

No help? I know someone has a suggestion!!
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-13-2013, 12:10 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,046
Posted By 123Shift
I think Meineke will only give you the pads if...

I think Meineke will only give you the pads if they do the work. That's how they get you to come back and charge you the labor for the install. Pads are relatively cheap. Labor on the other hand is...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 09-12-2013, 10:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,955
Posted By 123Shift
Just to re-iterate so as to avoid confusion. Both...

Just to re-iterate so as to avoid confusion. Both calipers replaced about 6 mos ago after the right front seized. Both front brake hoses replaced. Flushed entire system with pneumatic bleeder,...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 09-12-2013, 10:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,955
Posted By 123Shift
Didn't last too long. A bit better than a week....

Didn't last too long. A bit better than a week. Both front brakes are again dragging. Not seized, but not releasing completely. Checked the vacuum hose and it seemed fine. Anyone else have a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-10-2013, 04:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 578
Posted By 123Shift
Also be aware that e46 suspension components wear...

Also be aware that e46 suspension components wear quickly. If the LCABS and RTABS haven't been replaced, they most likely will need to be. Check for movement of the front wheels. If they aren't tight...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-10-2013, 04:33 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 644
Posted By 123Shift
I installed the same kit about 6 mos. ago. The...

I installed the same kit about 6 mos. ago. The bushings were already pressed in and ready to go. All comes as a set just like the picture on the web page.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-10-2013, 04:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 644
Posted By 123Shift
Not sure what you mean by carriers. My kit...

Not sure what you mean by carriers. My kit contained the control arms with bushings ready to go. And with over 100k you might as well do the sway bar end links while you're under there. RTABS will...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 08-25-2013, 10:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 627
Posted By 123Shift
Looks like a good deal. Low price and mileage....

Looks like a good deal. Low price and mileage. Should sell fast. Good Luck!
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-25-2013, 10:07 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,846
Posted By 123Shift
Looks like a new cap is in order. Maybe I'll...

Looks like a new cap is in order. Maybe I'll order 2 and just change them out every 50k.
Forum: Suspension & Braking 08-25-2013, 10:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,955
Posted By 123Shift
This is just a vacuum hose correct? I won't...

This is just a vacuum hose correct? I won't introduce any air into the brake system by removing it to confirm it's not clogged, right?

I re-bled the entire system going through another 32oz. of...
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