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Forum: E46 Xi Forum Yesterday, 01:55 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 82
Posted By Mannydog
Feeler: 2002 330xi, 5spd, MAY be for sale

I have a very clean Japan red, 2002 330xi, 5 speed that I am thinking of selling.
About to turn 160k.
Tan interior with leather sport seats.
Car has a newly blown head gasket. Oil in coolant.
...
Forum: Complete Cars - Private 02-06-2016, 01:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 325
Posted By Mannydog
Photos?

Photos?
Forum: Pacific Northwest 02-06-2016, 01:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 130
Posted By Mannydog
Machine shop in greater Seattle?

I woke up to a presumed blown head gasket today.
I live in Ellensburg, WA, and there are no auto machine shops here.
Any recommendations for one in the greater Seattle area to check and possibly...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-05-2015, 04:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 470
Posted By Mannydog
I did this swap in my 02 330xi not too long after...

I did this swap in my 02 330xi not too long after i got it 5 years ago.
Was lucky to find leather sport seats in decent shape in my color (natural) for $250 semi locally.
Best $250 I ever spent,...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-02-2015, 12:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 908
Posted By Mannydog
PHOTOS! :thumbup:

PHOTOS! :thumbup:
Forum: Pacific Northwest 06-29-2015, 04:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 871
Posted By Mannydog
And already have em on my car with new Contis. :-)

And already have em on my car with new Contis. :-)
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-25-2015, 12:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 908
Posted By Mannydog
I'm also curious. I have a 330xi 5 spd, but...

I'm also curious. I have a 330xi 5 spd, but really want a touring.
Did you ever pursue the one you found?
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-18-2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 302
Posted By Mannydog
I'm overdue on the cabin filter, but this is the...

I'm overdue on the cabin filter, but this is the classic musty air conditioning smell.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-18-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 302
Posted By Mannydog
I probably didn't explain very well. I'm clear on...

I probably didn't explain very well. I'm clear on where the fresh air intake is. I'm looking for the intake inside of the cabin, that would work when the system's on recirculate.
Thx
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-18-2015, 12:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 302
Posted By Mannydog
Where is HVAC interior intake location?

I have stinky A/C syndrome and got some spray I have used successfully on other cars in the past. They suggest spraying some in the air intake inside the cabin (the one that's active during recirc),...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-25-2015, 09:17 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 8,029
Posted By Mannydog
The title of this thread needs to change. I just...

The title of this thread needs to change. I just paid $1.91/gallon for premium.
:yikes:
Forum: Interior 11-24-2014, 04:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 370
Posted By Mannydog
Cool. I was all set to be pissed at some sort of...

Cool. I was all set to be pissed at some sort of weird obscure insult but figured I'd make sure first. :)
Forum: Interior 11-23-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 370
Posted By Mannydog
What does that mean?

What does that mean?
Forum: Interior 11-23-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 370
Posted By Mannydog
Free: Beige vinyl seats from 330xi

Beige vinyl seats from 330xi (sedan)
Front and rear.
Swapped with sport interior a couple years ago.
Very good condition.
Electric
Rear is folding with ski sack.

Located in Ellensburg WA....
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 10-02-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 559
Posted By Mannydog
GROM questions

I'm curious to know if other GROM users with E46s get track listings or phone numbers to show up on the head unit display.
If so, what production date do you have?

I have a 9/02 330xi, Harmon...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-02-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,234
Posted By Mannydog
Interesting on the cable. Mine plugs into theGROM...

Interesting on the cable. Mine plugs into theGROM box, so I wouldn't think it should matter what year the car was at that point.

Mine is late 2002 though, so if the manufacture date matters, I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-02-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,234
Posted By Mannydog
Thanks for the warning! Do you speak from...

Thanks for the warning! Do you speak from experience? :)

On A serious note, +1 for GROM.

I've had mine close to a year and I'm very happy with it overall.
The issues I've had mostly are...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-02-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,234
Posted By Mannydog
Oh, cool, CDs! I was wondering what that long...

Oh, cool, CDs! I was wondering what that long skinny slot was for!
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-04-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,701
Posted By Mannydog
The seal should be flush with the dif. Good...

The seal should be flush with the dif. Good photos here:

http://www.ecstuning.com/BMW-E46-330xi-M54_3.0L/Drivetrain/Axles/ES51418/

I hate to sound like a broken record, but check to make sure...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-22-2014, 01:01 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,701
Posted By Mannydog
Awesome!

Awesome!
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-21-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,701
Posted By Mannydog
There were times when it took me a LOT of whacks...

There were times when it took me a LOT of whacks before it finally went.
No reason I could figure. It is worth seeing if the clip is chewed up, but I doubt it would damage the internal splines, I...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-21-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,701
Posted By Mannydog
I feel your pain, but trust me, this is not a job...

I feel your pain, but trust me, this is not a job to take shortcuts on.
Rather than trying to support the control arm, you should try to position the axle so its going in straight (which is tricky)....
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-21-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,701
Posted By Mannydog
Its worth a try to knock it in with everything in...

Its worth a try to knock it in with everything in place, but you risk damaging your CV joints if you knock on the axle. Plus I somehow F@cked up my wheel bearing during removal and that turned into...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-21-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,701
Posted By Mannydog
I really doubt it's a seal issue if it has a 1/4"...

I really doubt it's a seal issue if it has a 1/4" gap. I think that's the right amount if it hasn't engaged the snap ring. If there was no gap and it still leaed, I would say to take it apart and...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-21-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,701
Posted By Mannydog
Exclamation NO! Don't drive it! You will leak dif fluid...

NO!

Don't drive it! You will leak dif fluid and risk damaging the dif!
It's not all the way in and it can take several tries to get it seated (the snap ring has to go past the internal splines...
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