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Forum: General E46 Forum 12-25-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 136
Posted By gbakerkingston
Refer to my thread posted on convertible forum. ...

Refer to my thread posted on convertible forum. Ribbon wire likely shorted out.
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=874037&highlight=
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-12-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 170
Posted By gbakerkingston
Trunk latch stuck in closed position

I parked my car, closed the roof (convertible) and locked all doors. When I came back later, I noticed the red warning light was illuminated cautioning the trunk was open. The trunk won't close and...
Forum: E46 Convertible 09-11-2014, 10:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 264
Posted By gbakerkingston
Tried that.... Nope. Seems to be locked in that...

Tried that.... Nope. Seems to be locked in that position.


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Forum: E46 Convertible 09-11-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 264
Posted By gbakerkingston
Trunk latch in closed position

I parked my car, closed the roof and locked all doors. When I came out later, I noticed the red warning light was illuminated cautioning the trunk was open. The trunk won't close and the latch...
Forum: E46 Convertible 06-06-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,291
Posted By gbakerkingston
I tried Autoglym this year. Seems to be very...

I tried Autoglym this year. Seems to be very good. Water beads up like diamonds - repels the water extremely well.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-14-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 30,361
Posted By gbakerkingston
I participated in this thread, and had my DME...

I participated in this thread, and had my DME flashed. Took it to a dealership. Although there are many examples of satisfactory flashes done by INDY'S, I believe there are times when paying full...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-22-2013, 10:16 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 30,361
Posted By gbakerkingston
E46 2800 RPM Stutter Club

Agreed. Same here, but no codes now. Wish I knew of this thread before I changed my coils - that was a waste of money.... As noted above, the difference after the flash is like night and day.

...
Forum: E46 Convertible 10-27-2013, 11:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 362
Posted By gbakerkingston
need help in removing bow tensioner cylinders

You do not need to remove the lines that run to the pump. Simply remove the cylinders. One cylinder has a hose permanently attached which connects to the other cylinder. This is the only hose you...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-24-2013, 09:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 915
Posted By gbakerkingston
Car Shudders @ Specific RPM Range in 1st and 2nd

Search for the thread, "E46 2800 RPM stutter club" - in the event your problem is electrical vs mechanical.....


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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2013, 09:11 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 30,361
Posted By gbakerkingston
E46 2800 RPM Stutter Club

This thread was huge help. Never thought of flashing DME. Thanks.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-12-2013, 07:26 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 30,361
Posted By gbakerkingston
E46 2800 RPM Stutter Club

This is a great posting.

I had a history of engine stutter @ 2800 rpms. Always thru O2 sensor codes when stutter occurred. I thought was ignition coils: changed them, and stutter continued. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-03-2013, 12:44 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 30,361
Posted By gbakerkingston
E46 2800 RPM Stutter Club

Same symptoms here: engine studder at 2800 rpms, disappears under hard acceleration, p2240 code. I called Endras BMW in Toronto, Ontario (closest dealer here in Canada). Spoke to service department....
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-15-2013, 06:25 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,319
Posted By gbakerkingston
So, ask yourself a question: it looks great, it...

So, ask yourself a question: it looks great, it runs great, and after all the preventative maintenance - what would a dealership be able to sell your car for on the lot in 30 days ? There's your...
Forum: E46 Convertible 03-18-2013, 08:46 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,663
Posted By gbakerkingston
Klaus: the time delay noted was total turn...

Klaus: the time delay noted was total turn around time from my removal of the cylinders, using cheapest international ground transportation to the west coast to your shop, your shop time and...
Forum: E46 Convertible 03-15-2013, 10:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 813
Posted By gbakerkingston
Good to see your note, Klaus. A solid...

Good to see your note, Klaus. A solid recommendation by this Forum participant in support for Top Hydraulics. Klaus and I are on opposite coasts of the continent, and the quality of service and...
Forum: E46 Convertible 12-18-2012, 07:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,097
Posted By gbakerkingston
^^^^. Thanks! You're the best! I'll give it a...

^^^^. Thanks! You're the best! I'll give it a go.
Forum: E46 Convertible 12-14-2012, 09:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,097
Posted By gbakerkingston
Your post is over a year old, with no forum...

Your post is over a year old, with no forum readers affirmation of cause. Sure would be nice to have validation of cause, and a proven solution. One more time around the block...... Anybody out...
Forum: E46 Convertible 12-13-2012, 06:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,097
Posted By gbakerkingston
Bump. Anybody have insight into this issue?...

Bump.

Anybody have insight into this issue? The roof of my vert has recently started to touch the lid as noted. Any solutions out there?
Forum: E46 Convertible 11-27-2012, 08:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,099
Posted By gbakerkingston
Just bought mine from amazon...... ...

Just bought mine from amazon......
http://www.amazon.com/einszett-914806-Gummi-Pflege-Rubber/dp/B004B8GTQG/ref=sr_1_1?s=automotive&ie=UTF8&qid=1354064769&sr=1-1&keywords=gummi+pflege
Forum: E46 Convertible 11-21-2012, 09:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,120
Posted By gbakerkingston
Refer to my thread ...

Refer to my thread
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=872988&highlight=blistering
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-16-2012, 11:05 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,920
Posted By gbakerkingston
I am the author of this thread at origin. It was...

I am the author of this thread at origin. It was the VCG. A cheap, easy repair with several utube videos to assist. Change the spark plugs at the same time too.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-15-2012, 08:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 678
Posted By gbakerkingston
Refer to ...

Refer to

http://www.amazon.com/BMW-Genuine-Auxiliary-Audio-Series/dp/B000PA00XM/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1353029961&sr=8-2&keywords=bmw+aux+cable
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-03-2012, 11:28 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,691
Posted By gbakerkingston
:ROFL:! And to all, good night!

:ROFL:!

And to all, good night!
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-03-2012, 11:14 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,691
Posted By gbakerkingston
Mkodama, interesting to validate your cost...

Mkodama, interesting to validate your cost difference. You are in Oakland CA.: the price difference between Premium & Regular at Eagle Gas @ 4301 San Leondro St. right now, is .20/gallon ($3.999vs...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-03-2012, 10:26 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,691
Posted By gbakerkingston
Oh fella's! We love our Beemers, they are...

Oh fella's! We love our Beemers, they are wonderfully engineered machines - but they simply aren't in the same league as the Space Shuttle. LOL! If you can honestly say Premium makes a tangible...
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