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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-24-2009, 09:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 986
Posted By ntltfc
I forgot to add that the console button can't...

I forgot to add that the console button can't lock the driver side and when tried to unlock using the key, I can hear that it tried to unlock.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-13-2009, 12:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 986
Posted By ntltfc
help with door and window

Hi All,

Here is the problem with my driver side door lock
* can't unlock with the key remotely
* can unlock with key manually
* can unlock by pulling the handle
* can lock with the key...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-19-2008, 04:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 879
Posted By ntltfc
Klinger or Reinz valve cover gasket?

Went to pelican parts and can't tell which one is OEM. Just wondering which one should I get. Also, besides replacing the gasket and spark plugs, what else should I replace while doing this DIY.
...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-19-2008, 03:53 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 127,808
Posted By ntltfc
Only 1 door is doing it. I don't know where...

Only 1 door is doing it. I don't know where exactly it leaks water. Since it doesnt rain that much here in TX, I haven't try to fix the leak yet.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-18-2008, 09:13 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 127,808
Posted By ntltfc
here are my symptoms with my front driver side...

here are my symptoms with my front driver side door (coupe)
can't unlock with remote.
can lock with remote
can unlock manually.

Is this control module problem or actuator?
BTW, my window...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-07-2008, 12:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 393
Posted By ntltfc
I just want to make sure because I went to...

I just want to make sure because I went to autozone and they told me just dump in the trash. I'll take them to a recycling center.

00bmw323, you are welcome to come to pick them up if you want.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-06-2008, 09:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 393
Posted By ntltfc
Disposing old parts properly

Hi All,

Just changed my water pump, thermostat, and hoses. I'm just wondering is it ok to dump those parts in the trash or I need to take them somewhere like a recycling center.

thanks.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-04-2008, 05:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,463
Posted By ntltfc
3LOU5, thanks for the reply. Your post helped me...

3LOU5, thanks for the reply. Your post helped me tremendously :bow:. I hope this is my last question about cooling system (except ET). I refilled the coolant until it came out of bleeder valve, took...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-04-2008, 10:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,206
Posted By ntltfc
I just did the coolant change but did not drain...

I just did the coolant change but did not drain the engine block and only jacked up my driver side using the jack that came with the car. I refilled the coolant slowly but did not see any bubble...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-02-2008, 08:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 427
Posted By ntltfc
In case anyone is interested, to remove the idler...

In case anyone is interested, to remove the idler turn counter-clockwise. Mine was very tight because it has alot of mud in it.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-01-2008, 10:36 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 129,539
Posted By ntltfc
Do you guys clean the pulleys when replacing...

Do you guys clean the pulleys when replacing belts? My pulleys are really dirty with lots of sand in the grooves. Can I just pour some water or something like that.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-01-2008, 10:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,463
Posted By ntltfc
Please help me remove the radiator hoses. I've...

Please help me remove the radiator hoses. I've been trying to get those things off for more than 2 hrs without success. Will cutting the hoses help removing?
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-01-2008, 08:58 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,484
Posted By ntltfc
So to remove idler (#2), do you turn clockwise or...

So to remove idler (#2), do you turn clockwise or counterclockwise? This is not the tensioner right? Because I already turn clockwise on #4 to remove the belt. I just want to remove #2.

Thanks
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-01-2008, 06:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 427
Posted By ntltfc
Hope this is the last question. I noticed my...

Hope this is the last question. I noticed my pulleys have a lot of sand in them. Should I clean with water, compress air, or some other stuff?
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-01-2008, 05:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 427
Posted By ntltfc
Also, please advise on how to remove the hose...

Also, please advise on how to remove the hose connected to the radiator.

Thanks
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-01-2008, 04:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 427
Posted By ntltfc
Need help removing Idler

Hi All,

I have just replaced A/C tensioner and drive belt tensioner. I'm in the process removing the idler but it just won't come off. Am I suppose to loosen the bolt counterclockwise or...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-27-2008, 02:53 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,463
Posted By ntltfc
If you dont drain coolant from the engine block,...

If you dont drain coolant from the engine block, does the coolant come out when changing thermostat or water pump?
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-21-2008, 12:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 612
Posted By ntltfc
Please clarify pulley and tensioner

Hi All,

I'm replacing pulleys (and tensioners) as a preventive measure. However, after reading several DIYs and online part stores I'm more confused. what exactly needs to be changed?

I have a...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-20-2008, 06:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,363
Posted By ntltfc
Questions about pulleys and belts. I think there...

Questions about pulleys and belts. I think there are 2 belts: AC and serpentine belts. Am I correct?
And for pulleys, I think there is a pulley for water pump, a deflection pulley, and a adjusting...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-20-2008, 04:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,363
Posted By ntltfc
Thanks for the reply. While replacing the...

Thanks for the reply.

While replacing the radiator hoses, should I replace the temperature sensor as well?
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-20-2008, 01:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,363
Posted By ntltfc
Thermostat DIY questions

Hi All,

I will be replacing my thermostat this weekend. It is my first ever DIY and from the postings here, it seems pretty simple. I have few questions before I start this project.

1) I was...
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