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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-26-2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 568
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
please take that picture off of you signature...

please take that picture off of you signature line.

Mods please make it happen.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-26-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 406
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
The engine oil is available at Walmart, get the...

The engine oil is available at Walmart, get the Mobile 1 0W-40.

The transmission fluid I use is available at NAPA, it's a Valvoline Dexron 6 Full Synthetic. This is assuming that you have the GM...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-25-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 250
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
Could be several things: bad motor or...

Could be several things: bad motor or transmission mounts, engine running lean therefore rough, dirty ICV.

Any codes? Assuming you have an auto transmission?


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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-25-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 287
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
I vote massive vacuum leak. Sent from...

I vote massive vacuum leak.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-24-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 1,813
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
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+1


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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-24-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 1,813
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
Much closer to me, I am grabbing the checkbook...

Much closer to me, I am grabbing the checkbook and leaving in about ten minutes.


(jk- good luck looks like a nice one. Definitely do the compression check)


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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-23-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 513
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
I think jfoj's concern is not to throw away the...

I think jfoj's concern is not to throw away the original MAF because it may be better than the one you just bought. You can try the new MAF just don't toss the old one.

Also consider that you...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-23-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 513
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
Bad MAF, disconnect no codes?

At the age our cars are now, some of the electrical connectors are getting weak/loose. You may have a connector issue with the MAF, it may be worth while to tighten up the female connector sockets a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-23-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 121
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
Good call on all 4 counts. Which reminds...

Good call on all 4 counts.

Which reminds me Founders Brewery is a short drive away from me right now (Grand Rapids)


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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-23-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 121
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
By the way, don't wait to change it and get a...

By the way, don't wait to change it and get a good quality one. They can cause fires when they fail.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-23-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 121
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
No problem, good luck. Sent from...

No problem, good luck.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-23-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 121
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
Do a search for FSR or Final Stage Resistor. ...

Do a search for FSR or Final Stage Resistor. Most likely your problem.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-22-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 450
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
Actually I wasn't discounting any of the other...

Actually I wasn't discounting any of the other advice, I just saw the need to be systematic here so one lead would be best.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 513
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
All the unplugged MAF test tells you is that the...

All the unplugged MAF test tells you is that the car is capable of running ok with the expected fuel mix.

You need a scanner that can give you LTFT's and freeze frame data.

Don't replace the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 450
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
OP let me help you with a quick tip: you will...

OP let me help you with a quick tip: you will get advice from all over the place, but jfoj knows his shiz, so focus on his advice and he will help you systematically troubleshoot your problems and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 91
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
My gut tells me yes it will fit, my brain tells...

My gut tells me yes it will fit, my brain tells me check www.realoem.com




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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 481
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
Transmission Oil in coolant?

I would drain, drop the pan, replace filter, and replace the heat exchanger in one job. You will be able to get more of the contaminated fluid out that way. Run it for a bit, cycle through all the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2014, 09:40 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,270
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
One of the better autocorrects I've seen in a...

One of the better autocorrects I've seen in a while. (Proactively)



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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 481
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
probably the transmission cooler/heat exchanger...

probably the transmission cooler/heat exchanger at the bottom of the radiator... under the expansion tank.

Time to flush both systems thoroughly after you track down the culprit.

Edit: Item...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-18-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 184
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
Have the codes read. A bad or disconnected MAF...

Have the codes read. A bad or disconnected MAF can make the transmission shift hard and set the gear light on. First thing just make sure your MAF is plugged in.

Edit - I replied to your new...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-18-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 363
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
Your track day may have finished off one of your...

Your track day may have finished off one of your idler or tensioner pulleys, alternator, or water pump.

Sounds unrelated to the coolant level issue.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-18-2014, 06:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 406
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
Here's one: ...

Here's one:

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=960717



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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-18-2014, 06:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 406
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
There are a couple threads on here about auto...

There are a couple threads on here about auto transmission life, I'll link it here if I find it.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-15-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,809
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
Voted! Good luck on your shop shopping! ...

Voted!

Good luck on your shop shopping!


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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-10-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 811
Posted By Yewzer B Lewzer
Clean all the oil up, drive it for a day, and...

Clean all the oil up, drive it for a day, and follow the new fresh oily spot.


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