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Forum: General E46 Forum 06-25-2015, 06:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 311
Posted By FenderGuy05
+1. Personally, i replaced the fan with an...

+1. Personally, i replaced the fan with an electric fan and removed the one on the front of the radiator.
Forum: Polls & Surveys - Please Participate! 06-25-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 374
Views: 42,219
Posted By FenderGuy05
2002 325i Automatic now at around 128k miles....

2002 325i Automatic now at around 128k miles. Purchased it Oct 11 with 93k and have pumped a lot of time and money into it, but love it too much not too. Now I don't drive it much, so it'll last...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-25-2015, 11:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 598
Posted By FenderGuy05
I replaced the entire sensor, it was a cheap...

I replaced the entire sensor, it was a cheap part. Pulled it out and immediately plugged the new one in, lost a few drops of coolant but not enought to have to bleed/refile etc.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-16-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 717
Posted By FenderGuy05
I had very weak airflow when I first got my car....

I had very weak airflow when I first got my car. It seemed like the speed of the fan was stuck in the first couple of notches, and moving it up didn't improve the flow at all. I replaced the FSR...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-12-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 844
Posted By FenderGuy05
I will say this...maybe if you wrote your posts...

I will say this...maybe if you wrote your posts in a more reader friendly manner, you'd have more people reading whatever the heck is at the top of this page. I checked out the pics, looks okay,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-12-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,657
Posted By FenderGuy05
Virtually the same story, my truck's engine blew...

Virtually the same story, my truck's engine blew and I needed a new car asap. Had not been looking, so pulled up carmax and started searching. Given the choice again...maybe I go 330. But honestly,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-12-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,745
Posted By FenderGuy05
I've done this for a few, non essential, parts. ...

I've done this for a few, non essential, parts. Otherwise I don't trust the aftermarket when it comes to car parts for my e46, but to each their own. You may pay less up front but that part will...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-12-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 802
Posted By FenderGuy05
I know I have an adaptor that came when I ordered...

I know I have an adaptor that came when I ordered PA Soft that jfoj is talking about. You could purchase one to give you the ability to it.

jfoj, thanks for the information on Torque, had no...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-12-2015, 01:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 802
Posted By FenderGuy05
^Good to know. I'm sure if you were to search OBD...

^Good to know. I'm sure if you were to search OBD II Bluetooth adaptor for iphone, you'd get the correct results.
Forum: Pacific Northwest 06-12-2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,080
Posted By FenderGuy05
Thank you everyone for your input on the matter. ...

Thank you everyone for your input on the matter. Haven't been on the forums in quite some time, but been in Seattle for three and a half months now and loving it.

Moved into Belltown and work...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-12-2015, 12:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 802
Posted By FenderGuy05
No problem, dropped in price even: ...

No problem, dropped in price even:

http://www.amazon.com/Version-Bluetooth-Multi-Language-12Kinds-Android/dp/B00N2K6M2A/ref=sr_1_4?ie=UTF8&qid=1434127819&sr=8-4&keywords=elm327

On my phone I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-12-2015, 12:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,086
Posted By FenderGuy05
+1 to jfoj's post, had some issues with that...

+1 to jfoj's post, had some issues with that gasket for a while. I also started losing coolant on the sides of the radiator, and couldnt' see it until it was much worse.

The pipes under the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-12-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,745
Posted By FenderGuy05
I always check BMA first, then OEMBimmer parts,...

I always check BMA first, then OEMBimmer parts, then ECS and Autohauz. BMA seems to have best prices, and quickest shipping (for me anyway being on the west coast). Never had a bad experience with...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-12-2015, 12:44 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,789
Posted By FenderGuy05
Also, if you haven't, look for jfoj's thread...

Also, if you haven't, look for jfoj's thread about misfires/etc. it goes over virtually all the common issues when it comes to the fuel/air causing bad shaking/idle/etc.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-12-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,657
Posted By FenderGuy05
I own a 325 and have driven a 330 an didn't...

I own a 325 and have driven a 330 an didn't notice much difference, personally.

If I could do it again I may have gone with a 330 coupe, but at the time of purchase my options were limited and my...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-12-2015, 12:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 802
Posted By FenderGuy05
I'd pick up a cheap OBD II reader if I were you....

I'd pick up a cheap OBD II reader if I were you. I had PA soft only for a while but when I got a regular obd it helped on solving issues with CEL.

I think I spent around 20 dollars, after taxes,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-12-2015, 12:26 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,789
Posted By FenderGuy05
+1 Definitely a fuel system or vaccum leak. Also...

+1 Definitely a fuel system or vaccum leak. Also check your system for codes, or check your instrument panel to make sure the check engine light actually lights up.

Search the forum for "rough...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-11-2015, 04:15 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,789
Posted By FenderGuy05
Have you read for any codes? I have heard about...

Have you read for any codes? I have heard about check engine lights being out...not likely but possible. If you get oil in it and it is still shaking it could be something in the fuel system. Maybe...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-11-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 584
Posted By FenderGuy05
I have an extra one laying around too...2002...

I have an extra one laying around too...2002 325i. If you're looking for a factory radio that's the one you'd want but if you're looking aftermarket check the electronics forum for some ideas for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-11-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,789
Posted By FenderGuy05
As long as it says ll-01 you're good. I recently...

As long as it says ll-01 you're good. I recently purchased oil at a dealership and noticed they changed the name. I double checked with the rep at the time and he assured me it was the same stuff,...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 01-26-2015, 01:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,080
Posted By FenderGuy05
I believe the complex were looking at will have...

I believe the complex were looking at will have one space included. And my gf is considering leaving her car behind, since her lease is up in September she'll be turning it in and probably not...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 01-23-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,080
Posted By FenderGuy05
The other major plus, as an e46 fanatic, is I...

The other major plus, as an e46 fanatic, is I found a location (in Kent I believe) that allows you to rent bays for car works with lifts in them.
Forum: Pacific Northwest 01-23-2015, 04:20 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,080
Posted By FenderGuy05
We're planning on moving into Belltown, my...

We're planning on moving into Belltown, my girlfriends brother lives in Belltown and loves it. Which neighborhood do you live in?

The complex we're looking at is very close to sculpture park.
Forum: Pacific Northwest 01-23-2015, 02:00 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,080
Posted By FenderGuy05
I think I'm actually looking forward to that type...

I think I'm actually looking forward to that type of attitude. I can't stand the constant greetings that Californians throw around, since in reality noone in the state really cares about the person...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 01-22-2015, 06:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,080
Posted By FenderGuy05
I've heard that the northwest crowd is a little...

I've heard that the northwest crowd is a little put off by outsiders. I'll be sure to keep the fact that I'm from Cali out of conversations, haha. I am looking forward to the rain, and from what...
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