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Forum: Lighting Forum 03-14-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 485
Posted By ///mteknikk
Check all lights. Reverse turn signal and...

Check all lights. Reverse turn signal and driving/brake lights...


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Forum: General E46 Forum 03-05-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 505
Posted By ///mteknikk
Must say bmw on it. With bmw logo Sent...

Must say bmw on it. With bmw logo


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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-16-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 870
Posted By ///mteknikk
When tracking coolant leaks, you must check the...

When tracking coolant leaks, you must check the highest point for origin. I've seen the Orings in side the upper radiator hose wear out and start leaking from the bottom of the connection. It usually...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-15-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 186
Posted By ///mteknikk
Depending on how bad the banking is on the road...

Depending on how bad the banking is on the road can be normal. Sounds to me like you have an alignment issue? Have you had an alignment done?


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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-15-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 448
Posted By ///mteknikk
When starters start going bad they sometimes make...

When starters start going bad they sometimes make a crunch or spinning noise immediately after the car is started. The drive gear stays in the engaged position longer than it should. That's like the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-15-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 929
Posted By ///mteknikk
Hmmm I'm not sure if we do lol. I know the m5 and...

Hmmm I'm not sure if we do lol. I know the m5 and 540 have it on passenger side under side but there's all these covers under it. And if it is there I'm sure there's a bunch of covers that enclose...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-15-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,161
Posted By ///mteknikk
Nothing is okay do leave disconnected if it came...

Nothing is okay do leave disconnected if it came with your car. Especially engine stuff, all these motors and sensors talk to each other more than you thing. The fact that you have surging with VANOS...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-15-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 883
Posted By ///mteknikk
+1 Oh and OP. The most expensive thing...

+1

Oh and OP.
The most expensive thing you'll buy is most likely the radiator. Trust me there's nothing better than just doing the entire overhaul. Bmw cooling systems are very weak once they...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-15-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 333
Posted By ///mteknikk
Sometimes when you have play between the u joint...

Sometimes when you have play between the u joint of the output flange and the drive shaft it causes a low speed low pitch whirl/howl. But it can definitely be a differential problem too especially if...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-14-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,859
Posted By ///mteknikk
That should be blue coolant not green get the bmw...

That should be blue coolant not green get the bmw stuff.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-14-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 317
Posted By ///mteknikk
Seemingly VANOS issue

Are you 100 percent sure you timed your VANOS properly.... You have to set it to a certain position when installing and then actuate it with air to make sure it moves the correct amount. If it is all...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-14-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 550
Posted By ///mteknikk
Make sure that you have the correct starter....

Make sure that you have the correct starter. There is one for a manual trans and one for automatic they have different length engaging teeth. Sounds like you have the incorrect one.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-14-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 929
Posted By ///mteknikk
Yes don't ever break the rear coupe windows......

Yes don't ever break the rear coupe windows... Very expensive since they are specially cut and have the hole for the motor.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-14-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 275
Posted By ///mteknikk
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+1


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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-14-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 385
Posted By ///mteknikk
So this guy just saw 12 volts at a wire and...

So this guy just saw 12 volts at a wire and decided to splice without any idea of what that wire was? The after market fans run a lot of amperage through them, I'm hoping that that wire wasn't...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-14-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 929
Posted By ///mteknikk
Although there does exist the possibility of...

Although there does exist the possibility of danger of not knowing where the positive terminal is in his trunk, he doesn't need the battery to be back there for a jumper box to work. Whenever I have...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-14-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 314
Posted By ///mteknikk
I think that if that's not for your secondary...

I think that if that's not for your secondary air, then that's for a washer pump that your car might of not came equipped with. Like cold weather package with light washers.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-14-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 358
Posted By ///mteknikk
That can also be a possibility. Fuel pump not...

That can also be a possibility. Fuel pump not pumping enough fuel can be caused by clogged fuel filter. Or if the pump is going bad it can also do that, but that usually starts by intermittent...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-14-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 929
Posted By ///mteknikk
Need extreme help ASAP!

Okay this is your solution no need to panic. Hopefully you can get into the car to open the hood which is preferable. If not pick a window you would like to replace. ( my suggestion is the driver or...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-14-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 358
Posted By ///mteknikk
Under the manifold. Look it up on google images....

Under the manifold. Look it up on google images. If not there's tones of threads here on the CCV system with pictures.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-14-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 929
Posted By ///mteknikk
No everything is done through the inside of...

No everything is done through the inside of trunk.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-14-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 358
Posted By ///mteknikk
You can also get leans codes from a bad CCV...

You can also get leans codes from a bad CCV system. The hoses break and cause vacuum leaks.


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Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-14-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 425
Posted By ///mteknikk
Make sure there isn't ANY ticking at the motor....

Make sure there isn't ANY ticking at the motor. If there is walk away and avoid a big head ache. Cars that are in big accidents like that can generate enough Gs from impact to blow the shims out of...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-14-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 266
Posted By ///mteknikk
I got my wheels redone in the summer. 2 months...

I got my wheels redone in the summer. 2 months later hit a pothole and bent the rim. I didn't know it was bent until I started losing air at the tire. It was a pretty decent size bend too so take a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-14-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 358
Posted By ///mteknikk
You most likely have a vacuum leak some where....

You most likely have a vacuum leak some where. Check vacuum lines, disconnected hoses. Also the main air boot after the maf has a "y" shape to it, a lot of times there's cracks there.


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