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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-24-2013, 02:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 911
Posted By pwnFTW
The "entire rebuild" consisted of a new ps fluid...

The "entire rebuild" consisted of a new ps fluid reservoir, a new luk-30 power steering pump, the hight pressure hose, reservoir to cooling hose, and the reservoir to pump hose.
Now I couldn't quite...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-14-2013, 11:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 911
Posted By pwnFTW
Well, just rebuilt the entire system and it fixed...

Well, just rebuilt the entire system and it fixed the problem. Not sure if it was the pump, or air getting into the system because of a badly cracked hose. Either, way a whole rebuild is never a bad...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-10-2013, 09:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 290
Posted By pwnFTW
lol i just got done pulling the fan and putting...

lol i just got done pulling the fan and putting it back to put the belt on.I'll give it a shot tomorrow, thank you.
One last thing, the banjo RealOEM calls for two washers on the banjo bolt, is this...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-10-2013, 08:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 290
Posted By pwnFTW
Question about PS rebuild

I just finished an entire rebuild of my PS system (pump, pressure line, hoses, reservoir) in hopes of alleviating a shake in my steering wheel when turning at idle. I opted to replace everything, so...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-29-2012, 01:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 911
Posted By pwnFTW
@Sherbs ya the shaking lessens in intensity as...

@Sherbs ya the shaking lessens in intensity as the rpms increase
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-29-2012, 01:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 911
Posted By pwnFTW
All great leads thank you guys! I'll throw the...

All great leads thank you guys! I'll throw the car up on jacks tomorrow and check it out. Is a dirty filter/clogged filter in the reservoir a possibility?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-28-2012, 03:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 911
Posted By pwnFTW
I'm not getting any indication on my dash, ill...

I'm not getting any indication on my dash, ill have to borrow a code reader to check. As far as I know there's no vac leaks.. Just wanted to see if anyone knew if this was a clear indication of ps...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-28-2012, 01:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 911
Posted By pwnFTW
Help identifying this sound (power steering?)

At idle/stand still, turning the wheel produces a vigorous shaking. The intensity of the shaking is reduced when moving or at higher rpm, indicating to me that the ps pump is still being driven by...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-26-2012, 11:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,489
Posted By pwnFTW
Holy crap, what **** storm lol.. Ya it's a really...

Holy crap, what **** storm lol.. Ya it's a really poorly made product for sure. They were really helpful my first trip there, but well see how eager they are to help when I'm taking money back. I may...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-25-2012, 10:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,489
Posted By pwnFTW
Problems with DDM Tuning rear bumper

I picked up an aftermarket Mtech II rear bumper from DDM this afternoon, and fit it on my car to find that it did not fit correctly at all. Not even close. It is the appropriate bumper on paper an...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-30-2012, 03:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 811
Posted By pwnFTW
For sure, I am done with these half ass fixes.....

For sure, I am done with these half ass fixes.. know any good parts yards in SoCal?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-30-2012, 02:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 811
Posted By pwnFTW
Will do, I still need to find a good yard for...

Will do, I still need to find a good yard for bimmers around me. The leak isn't bad, but i'll get on finding a used one (hopefully). Ya it seemed solid, but the heat and flexing probably just cracked...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-30-2012, 02:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 811
Posted By pwnFTW
figured id get a straight forward answer from you...

figured id get a straight forward answer from you mango lol ty
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-30-2012, 02:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 811
Posted By pwnFTW
So I'm a moron

I did a vanos fix about a month ago, and while taking the valve cover off a piece of plastic broke off. It was a clip on the front that keeps pressure on the half moon dip in the head. I knew that it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2012, 07:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 571
Posted By pwnFTW
Question No ideas out there?

No ideas out there?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2012, 06:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 677
Posted By pwnFTW
^ probably ok being that we're going into summer....

^ probably ok being that we're going into summer. Castrol Euro formula has done me good
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2012, 06:00 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 5,558
Posted By pwnFTW
There were too many things wrong with my Boston...

There were too many things wrong with my Boston Green E36.. do miss that color tho :(
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2012, 05:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 571
Posted By pwnFTW
Yup, I can barely feel it in the pedal and the...

Yup, I can barely feel it in the pedal and the steering wheel. It's really slight though, without the noise i probably wouldn't notice it
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2012, 05:51 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,726
Posted By pwnFTW
^this^

^this^
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2012, 05:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 571
Posted By pwnFTW
It could be cold related, I noticed it happening...

It could be cold related, I noticed it happening again on lunch today, (finally motivated me to post) and its ~55 out.. any info would be great
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2012, 04:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 571
Posted By pwnFTW
Intermittent tick from engine bay

At idle, I get a noticeable tick that occurs about every 2-3 seconds. I cant quite tell where its coming from, anybody familiar or ring a bell?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-21-2012, 02:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 702
Posted By pwnFTW
eBay parts are no bueno, I know this. I don't...

eBay parts are no bueno, I know this. I don't intend it to be a permanent solution. I'll try to work around the relay on my stock fan, maybe a simple relay with a signal wire will work.
Thanks for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-20-2012, 12:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 702
Posted By pwnFTW
thanks for more than a single word.. Im in a...

thanks for more than a single word.. Im in a tight squeeze, my fan is not spinning, even when a/c is on, and I am unexpectedly broke lol. My water temp has crept up on me twice while sitting in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-20-2012, 11:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 702
Posted By pwnFTW
Dual Fan Alum. Shroud?

So I've got a new mishi on the way, but looking for a new electric fan as well.
Anyone ever swallow their pride and try one of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-17-2011, 03:00 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,738
Posted By pwnFTW
I pick up will call from them every once and a...

I pick up will call from them every once and a while. Ive never had a problem with my parts, and theyre all very nice
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