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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-15-2014, 10:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 643
Posted By phildobaggins
All the oily parts probably broke :(

All the oily parts probably broke :(
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-21-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 185
Posted By phildobaggins
bizzumped.

bizzumped.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-21-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 185
Posted By phildobaggins
Bher Style Radiator Adjustment Screw / Drain Plug WHERERERE!!!

My radiator popped, Bought a new bher style radiator. It only came with the shorter threaded automatic trans drain plug. I need the longer threaded manual trans drain plug.
...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-20-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 339
Posted By phildobaggins
Sounds like control arm bushings, what the guy...

Sounds like control arm bushings, what the guy above said ^^^
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-18-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 520
Posted By phildobaggins
That wasn't towards your post sir, don't get all...

That wasn't towards your post sir, don't get all internet defensive. That statement was directed at the numerous posts I found regarding people saying bleeding e46 brakes requires special 'this or...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-18-2014, 01:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 520
Posted By phildobaggins
Here is what I did. Tools: 1/2"...

Here is what I did.

Tools:

1/2" torque wrench
24" 1/2" breaker bar
17mm socket with extension (wheel bolts)
16mm socket short (caliper bracket)
6mm hex driver (rotor retaining screw)
7m...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-16-2014, 04:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 520
Posted By phildobaggins
I think it would be best if you started tracking...

I think it would be best if you started tracking my trackers. We both have a time investment in tracking my trackers at this point. We would also benefit from another redundancy, someone to track...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-16-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 520
Posted By phildobaggins
Looks like my brakes, fluids, greases etc.. and...

Looks like my brakes, fluids, greases etc.. and my headlight washer pump all came in early. Woo hoo. Looks like i'll be able to stop and squirt this weekend....
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-15-2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 520
Posted By phildobaggins
I can totally see a single person working on the...

I can totally see a single person working on the brakes, flushing lines and bleeding to much fluid before going up front to fill the res. Most handheld vac bleeders have a reservoir so you can pretty...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-15-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 520
Posted By phildobaggins
I can definitely see activating ABS to cycle old...

I can definitely see activating ABS to cycle old fluid trapped in the ABS controller into the general population but just bleeding with a mityvac and filling the res I dont see how the ABS would come...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-14-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 520
Posted By phildobaggins
Also need to swap out diff fluid, already got all...

Also need to swap out diff fluid, already got all the supplies for that but I needed a break from messy car work for a while.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-14-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 520
Posted By phildobaggins
Ordered a set of front rotors and pads (callahan)...

Ordered a set of front rotors and pads (callahan) for $80

Caliper grease.

24oz of prestone DOT4, I have like 5oz left over as well.

6 new OEM bosch spark plugs, 3oz dielectric grease since...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-11-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,138
Posted By phildobaggins
It all comes down to time. Maybe i'll take a few...

It all comes down to time. Maybe i'll take a few hours one of these days and edit the 1st post of these threads so its digested information. But right now I use it to track what i'm doing so I dont...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-10-2014, 10:16 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,138
Posted By phildobaggins
No ses light today. It's a good sign.

No ses light today. It's a good sign.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-09-2014, 10:08 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,138
Posted By phildobaggins
thanks to the pic up a few posts of the back of...

thanks to the pic up a few posts of the back of the manifold I have the correct setup. Everything is now in place and I was even able to pull and patch a nail in my drivers side rear tonight. woohoo....
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-07-2014, 11:55 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,138
Posted By phildobaggins
I was doing all this by feel and tracing the line...

I was doing all this by feel and tracing the line out. When pulling on lines they broke . Unfortunetly my vac boost to manifold line was also broke so when I traced out the other end it appeared that...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-07-2014, 11:17 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,138
Posted By phildobaggins
http://img62.imageshack.us/img62/3284/intakemanifo...

http://img62.imageshack.us/img62/3284/intakemanifoldvacuumrea.jpg

This is insanely helpful. I bridged the vac can to the vac control. Just need to move lines to those ports and I'm done....
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-07-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,138
Posted By phildobaggins
Looking at some other diagrams, the black/white...

Looking at some other diagrams, the black/white check valve should connect into a T fitting along with the muffler vac canister and then connect into the manifold. I through the vac can already had a...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-07-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,138
Posted By phildobaggins
This is from an older model but makes more sense:...

This is from an older model but makes more sense:

http://blog.bavauto.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/fig23.jpg
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-07-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,138
Posted By phildobaggins
Lol I feel I may have plugged the vac input from...

Lol I feel I may have plugged the vac input from the check valve on the hot side of the vac actuator into the vac booster on for the exhaust. I wish there was a better diagram for where the check...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-07-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,138
Posted By phildobaggins
Verified no vac on the inlet of the secondary air...

Verified no vac on the inlet of the secondary air pump valve. Prob the controller, i've ruled out the valve itself, it opens under 10-15" of vac. Yey more parts to buy :)
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-06-2014, 10:54 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,138
Posted By phildobaggins
I totally agree, I have already verified that the...

I totally agree, I have already verified that the air pump valve works under 10-15" of vac. I have replaced the lines, only 2 possible items left. The black/white check valve and the vac control...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-06-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,115
Posted By phildobaggins
You sir have just described a used $3000 sport...

You sir have just described a used $3000 sport bike
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-06-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,115
Posted By phildobaggins
These cars weigh a ton and have as much hp as a...

These cars weigh a ton and have as much hp as a 99 camry v6. Its never going to be fast.

I saw a new toyota avalon run a 14.1 @ 101 at the track the other day, you will never go that fast. You...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-06-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,138
Posted By phildobaggins
After 48 hours of no codes it came back, same...

After 48 hours of no codes it came back, same bank[12] low flow so now i'll test from the pump air valve back to the controller, check valve and vac booster. At least I know all the lines are new and...
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