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Forum: General E46 Forum Today, 02:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 175
Posted By Megalocnus
Sounds about right to me...:dunno:

Sounds about right to me...:dunno:
Forum: General E46 Forum Today, 12:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 175
Posted By Megalocnus
That tool is a reverse engineered Peake SRS code...

That tool is a reverse engineered Peake SRS code tool as far as I remember and the interface is very old fashioned. It's not very user friendly in displaying how many and which codes have been...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-26-2015, 02:13 AM
Replies: 1,536
Views: 76,472
Posted By Megalocnus
On the contrary - dust makes it easer to spot a...

On the contrary - dust makes it easer to spot a leak.
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This car certainly needs quite a bit of TLS though. Just fixing the driver seat can easily cost $1,000.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-24-2015, 11:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 568
Posted By Megalocnus
OP, perhaps this was a coincidence. A P0015...

OP, perhaps this was a coincidence.

A P0015 code was triggered on my 323i. As the check engine light came ON, the engine begun vibrating at idle - never noticed other obvious symptoms. That wasn't...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 07-24-2015, 07:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 434
Posted By Megalocnus
If your car needed an alignment and it was done...

If your car needed an alignment and it was done right, then I can't see how you are entitled to refund. Not sure about the place you went to, but some shops do alignment check for free, then charge...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-24-2015, 12:50 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 5,370
Posted By Megalocnus
Hey jfoj, good suggestion to give the blaster dry...

Hey jfoj, good suggestion to give the blaster dry lube a try. :thumbup:

I never needed to replace a window regulator although all my E46 BMWs have or had four of these per car. My front passenger...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2015, 06:37 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 661
Posted By Megalocnus
If the leak has something to do with the hard...

If the leak has something to do with the hard coolant pipes under the intake, it may occur while driving and particularly while using the heating during driving.


One of these two pipes goes down...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2015, 05:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 205
Posted By Megalocnus
You need to begin by reading codes. Post them...

You need to begin by reading codes. Post them here, perhaps someone will be able to help you.
It may be also worth to provide a little more background , i.e. where did you get the replacement...
Forum: Complete Cars 07-16-2015, 05:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 706
Posted By Megalocnus
One word: Amazing. Did you get the steering...

One word: Amazing.
Did you get the steering wheel buttons to control the cd43?
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-15-2015, 04:43 PM
Replies: 1,536
Views: 76,472
Posted By Megalocnus
When someone writes "the car is fully loaded"...

When someone writes "the car is fully loaded" more often than not it has only a few of the available factory options, and not the most expensive and desirable ones at that.
That poor 325i looks like...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-12-2015, 08:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 383
Posted By Megalocnus
OP, audio upgrade and loud exhaust are two mods...

OP, audio upgrade and loud exhaust are two mods that don't really work together well.
The four cylinder engine should be loud enough - when you rev it. :)
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-12-2015, 07:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 383
Posted By Megalocnus
OP, if you end up buying the BMW, don't rush into...

OP, if you end up buying the BMW, don't rush into modding.
It takes some time to get familiar with the car. Drive it for about a year, then you will be able to make up your mind on upgrades, etc.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-12-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,322
Posted By Megalocnus
Sorry, but the exterior color is irrelevant.

Sorry, but the exterior color is irrelevant.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-12-2015, 02:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 404
Posted By Megalocnus
This is your high pressure power steering hose,...

This is your high pressure power steering hose, going from the pump to the steering rack. It makes a loop, the far end of which is secured by a bolt on a rubber bushing. Yours appear to be missing,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-12-2015, 02:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 276
Posted By Megalocnus
I have my own super ghetto RTAB tool - it's...

I have my own super ghetto RTAB tool - it's dimensions are somewhat adjustable to make it fit right.
Pics in this thread (http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=983354&highlight=).
The...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-11-2015, 07:12 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,322
Posted By Megalocnus
That's an interesting find although I'm not sure...

That's an interesting find although I'm not sure I like how the trim pieces are wrapped in alcantara. I'd be really interested to see the round airbag, not the trim wrapped like that, if that won't...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-10-2015, 04:33 PM
Replies: 1,536
Views: 76,472
Posted By Megalocnus
Nope, he's just a potential buyer rushing to...

Nope, he's just a potential buyer rushing to secure extra financing to outbid the current buyer...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 07-07-2015, 01:54 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 863
Posted By Megalocnus
There must be something wrong here - OEM pads...

There must be something wrong here - OEM pads don't wear out in 10K miles if the car seen only normal driving. OP, are you sure these pads were OEM Textar? Where did you get them from?

I wouldn't...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-06-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 529
Posted By Megalocnus
As stated above clutch wear varies a great deal...

As stated above clutch wear varies a great deal with driving style, traffic, terrain, etc.
95K miles or less in not unheard of, but is rather rare. Some people have to replace the clutch between...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-06-2015, 02:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 529
Posted By Megalocnus
The clutch usually lasts way past 200K miles, if...

The clutch usually lasts way past 200K miles, if the car hasn't been driven by people inexperienced in using three pedals.
The water pump is an item you want to replace before it fails, not after. A...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-06-2015, 02:55 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 11,366
Posted By Megalocnus
:bow::rofl:

:bow::rofl:
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2015, 03:03 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 11,366
Posted By Megalocnus
^The foam isn't messy at all. It comes in a dual...

^The foam isn't messy at all. It comes in a dual component component cartridge and you just inject it into the cavity above the mounting element.
It doesn't expand noticeably while curing, so don't...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-03-2015, 09:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 800
Posted By Megalocnus
I never run mine set below 20 C (68 F), otherwise...

I never run mine set below 20 C (68 F), otherwise it feels uncomfortably cold. On long trips I usually set it to 21.5 - 22.5 C (71 - 73 F).
Most of the time I don't need to turn on the A/C at all,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-01-2015, 02:05 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,856
Posted By Megalocnus
Nice. I guess the fan output is the multiple of...

Nice. I guess the fan output is the multiple of the two.
What about air conditioning on/off?
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-30-2015, 03:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 343
Posted By Megalocnus
Are you sure this is coolant, not water...

Are you sure this is coolant, not water condensation from A/C?
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