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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-07-2011, 01:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,703
Posted By DRGEEFORCE
turn signal corrosion

My X5 rear brake bulb sockets have corrosion due to microsparking. The contact surface is too hard allowing a small gap to create a sparking condition. This sparking causes the zinc coated surfaces...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-20-2011, 03:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,697
Posted By DRGEEFORCE
What were the electrical problems? My 328i is...

What were the electrical problems? My 328i is still out of commission. The 20A fuse in the 30-30-20-30-30fuse block(next to the relays under the hood) keeps blowing when I try to turn the engine...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-21-2008, 03:10 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 193,257
Posted By DRGEEFORCE
:excited: EXCELLENT DIY!!! Great Pics and...

:excited:
EXCELLENT DIY!!!
Great Pics and good detail. I was starting my own DIY on my GM Tranny when I came upon yours. 'nuf said. 1999 E46 328i M52 72K. I'm using Castrol Import Multi-Vehicle...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-21-2008, 02:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,125
Posted By DRGEEFORCE
Castrol import multi-vehicle ATF Valvoline...

Castrol import multi-vehicle ATF
Valvoline MaxLife

Their websites claim compatibility
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-18-2008, 06:26 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,891
Posted By DRGEEFORCE
My X5 4.8is does the same thing when I fillup,...

My X5 4.8is does the same thing when I fillup, reset the trip computer while driving downhill, the instant consumption reads " 99mi/gal ", and the range says," 788 mi ". Once I step on the gas, the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-18-2008, 06:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 609
Posted By DRGEEFORCE
My 05 X5 did the same thing as I rounded a...

My 05 X5 did the same thing as I rounded a corner, it slipped between 2nd and 3rd, gave a high rev and 'thunked' into 1st. It reminds me of racing wannabes who pop their clutches at red lights in...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-25-2007, 12:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,812
Posted By DRGEEFORCE
I personally don't leave anything dirty behind....

I personally don't leave anything dirty behind. The filter is a mere 7-9 bucks depending on where you buy, so change it out. 6qts of Castrol Syntec is around $24 so for around 30 bucks every 7500mi...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-25-2007, 04:10 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,051
Posted By DRGEEFORCE
You can't always get what you want...

My car had a "thunk" when I went over speedbumps, turned into driveways, and during hard turns. My control arm bushing was $200 then the service advisor told me I needed my headlights changed as...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-25-2007, 03:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 12,760
Posted By DRGEEFORCE
P1617 was the OBD-II code and the yellow oil can...

P1617 was the OBD-II code and the yellow oil can light would come on intermittently while driving and engine off.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2007, 11:51 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,841
Posted By DRGEEFORCE
that smell you are referring to is from the...

that smell you are referring to is from the blower/evaporator not from the microfilter.

http://autorepair.about.com/cs/heatingac/a/aa071601a.htm
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-22-2007, 05:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 12,760
Posted By DRGEEFORCE
Oil level sensor change

Here's my 1hr oil level sensor swap for my 1999 328i e46 m52. OBD-II confirmed the sensor was bad. Plan for a complete oil change interval as you may as well do it the right way. I realize this an...
Forum: The Showroom 08-20-2007, 09:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,126
Posted By DRGEEFORCE
Is that a DIY mod or did you buy that hangar?

Is that a DIY mod or did you buy that hangar?
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-20-2007, 03:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,063
Posted By DRGEEFORCE
1999 328i e46 m52 Since we're on the...

1999 328i e46 m52

Since we're on the mindset, can anyone contribute?
P0170 Trim Malfunction Fuel Bank1
P0173 Trim Malfunction Fuel Bank2
P1188 Manufac fuel controller & Air meter
P1189 Manufac...
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