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Forum: General E46 Forum 11-01-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,756
Posted By Chrsb5
I've been a big fan of Auto-RX for a number of...

I've been a big fan of Auto-RX for a number of years www.auto-rx.com, from back in my turbo Audi days. It safely and slowly cleans the gunk and sludge from your engine without the risk associated...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-07-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 290
Posted By Chrsb5
Valentine One, who has one ?

I just ordered a Valentine One overnight off of Amazon, going in a bit of a road trip tomorrow and thought hey why not. It's my first radar detector since the late 1990s so who's use the V1, any...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2014, 09:52 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,072
Posted By Chrsb5
I have a code reader and checked for codes,...

I have a code reader and checked for codes, nothing found. It's a generic ODB2 reader, not BMW specific but at least as good as whatever Autozone/Advance Auto has.

I haven't noticed the temp...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,072
Posted By Chrsb5
I just filled up and downloaded a copy of the...

I just filled up and downloaded a copy of the Accufuel iPhone app. It will be interesting to see the disparity between the OBC numbers and the calculated MPG.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2014, 09:15 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,072
Posted By Chrsb5
Thanks! Just bought two, can't hurt to have a...

Thanks! Just bought two, can't hurt to have a spare.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,072
Posted By Chrsb5
Do you have a part number or better still a link...

Do you have a part number or better still a link ? I searched around and couldn't seem to find one. Apparently there's no OEM BMW part (per RealOem.com)


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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,072
Posted By Chrsb5
Just pulled the DISA now and it seems...

Just pulled the DISA now and it seems fine.There's good tension on the flapper, nothing is rattling around and if I manually move it in the vertical position and put my finger over the hole it stays...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,072
Posted By Chrsb5
The same drive to work routine, about 36mi round...

The same drive to work routine, about 36mi round trip with 15 of those miles being highway have netted me between 26-27 mpg for a couple years now. Pure highway driving, like a road trip I've seen...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,072
Posted By Chrsb5
Thanks for the reply. Fuel filter was...

Thanks for the reply.

Fuel filter was replaced approximately 25k ago. I'm not sure of the part number of the plugs I installed, but they are NKG, the ones in the ECS Tuning inspection 2 kit. I've...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,072
Posted By Chrsb5
Down on power and poor gas milage, VANOS seal time ?

2004 330i with 84xxx miles on her.

Over the last few weeks I've experienced a pretty noticeable drop in power, the car just doesn't seem to have to get up and go it used to. Normal highway...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 05-11-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,148
Posted By Chrsb5
Well to recap, it was a pain in the ass doing the...

Well to recap, it was a pain in the ass doing the RTABs. I made it worse by not knowing I had to pre compress the new bushing with a hose clamp before pushing it back into the housing. I manage to...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 05-03-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,148
Posted By Chrsb5
The MIS tool arrived Friday evening in the mail,...

The MIS tool arrived Friday evening in the mail, nearly two weeks after I ordered it. It was really too late in the evening to get anything started last night. I live in a condo complex and have been...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 04-30-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,148
Posted By Chrsb5
A brief update. I received the replacement RTABS...

A brief update. I received the replacement RTABS and limiters from ECS last week but I'm still waiting on the tool from MIS. I purchased it from MIS via Amazon.com on the 20th, took those jackasses 9...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 04-23-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,148
Posted By Chrsb5
I've ordered the fancy MIS RTAB tool so I'm not...

I've ordered the fancy MIS RTAB tool so I'm not anticipating any real trouble with the RTABs, it's the other two that are concerning me. Has anyone had success removing and replacing them with a...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 04-22-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,148
Posted By Chrsb5
I've been thinking about replacing the other two,...

I've been thinking about replacing the other two, the bushing and bearing at the same time as the RTABs. I'm a big subscriber to the "while I'm in there, have the car up in the air" school of...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 04-22-2014, 10:23 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,148
Posted By Chrsb5
I swapped the front wheels after ruling out tire...

I swapped the front wheels after ruling out tire pressure. There was no change, still pulled



Absolutely certain it's not the road. Several different roads, highways in the center lane, an...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 04-21-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,148
Posted By Chrsb5
The tires that are on the car now Continental...

The tires that are on the car now Continental Extreme Contact DW in 235/40/18 mounted on 18x8 wheels , my summer wheels and tires have very few miles. They were installed last summer 7/24/13, at 76k...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 04-21-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,148
Posted By Chrsb5
Lets try this again... ...

Lets try this again...

http://i.imgur.com/Nsins24.jpg?1 (http://imgur.com/Nsins24)

http://i.imgur.com/Q75boW8.png?1 (http://imgur.com/Q75boW8)
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 04-21-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,148
Posted By Chrsb5
I've just ordered a RTAB tool from Amazon and...

I've just ordered a RTAB tool from Amazon and Meyle HD RTABs and limiters from ECS, so they're getting done regardless. If you have another theory on thought, please do PM me.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 04-21-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,148
Posted By Chrsb5
Tire pressure was the very first thing I checked,...

Tire pressure was the very first thing I checked, tires are all properly inflated. I even swapped the front wheels to make sure it wasn't a tire related problem.



Already checked that too,...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 04-20-2014, 11:33 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,148
Posted By Chrsb5
2 alignments later and stilling pulling to the right, RTAB time ?

It was a brutal winter on the east coast with the resulting potholes and destroyed pavement. Before putting my summer wheels and tires back on a couple weeks ago, I took the car in for an alignment,...
Forum: Engine & Performance 01-19-2014, 10:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 775
Posted By Chrsb5
In for some details. Please post pics/part numbers

In for some details. Please post pics/part numbers
Forum: Interior 01-14-2014, 12:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 631
Posted By Chrsb5
Do you have a part number for the needed motor by...

Do you have a part number for the needed motor by any chance ?


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Forum: Interior 01-13-2014, 11:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 631
Posted By Chrsb5
I'm in NJ and am interested in the fronts. I'll...

I'm in NJ and am interested in the fronts. I'll pm in the morning. Posting now so I can find the thread


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Forum: General E46 Forum 12-14-2013, 09:52 PM
Replies: 30,922
Views: 2,378,643
Posted By Chrsb5
* What did you do to/for your E46 today? *

Left it in the garage and drove the 4wd in the snow


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