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Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 03:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 496
Posted By Dave1027
There's your cause right there. I'm +1 with...

There's your cause right there. I'm +1 with Balidawg
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2016, 09:46 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,241
Posted By Dave1027
No. Not for me. No need to remove the aluminum...

No. Not for me. No need to remove the aluminum brace. It may be different for an XI. I know I originally struggled trying to contort myself attaching the hose from the top. From below it was like...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-20-2016, 02:49 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,099
Posted By Dave1027
First photo taken the day I bought my zhp. ...

First photo taken the day I bought my zhp. Comparing with my friend's Z3 coupe.

http://i1156.photobucket.com/albums/p562/dl1027/ZHP3_zpsg3yns7a5.jpg
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-19-2016, 05:37 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,241
Posted By Dave1027
Yes that's the thread. Same screen name. The...

Yes that's the thread. Same screen name. The main reason my method is so easy and quick is because I access the CCV from underneath. It's as simple as reaching up and slipping the hose on the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-19-2016, 05:29 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,241
Posted By Dave1027
I posted my method (the quick way) over on the...

I posted my method (the quick way) over on the other forum in the 02Pilot thread
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-19-2016, 01:56 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,241
Posted By Dave1027
No need to wait. It's a 15 minute job and you...

No need to wait. It's a 15 minute job and you don't even have to remove anything. Yeah 15 minutes and half of that time is jacking the front up and removing the plastic undershield.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-19-2016, 12:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 274
Posted By Dave1027
That's my guess. Are you still running the...

That's my guess. Are you still running the original shocks? How many miles on those?
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-18-2016, 04:46 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,578
Posted By Dave1027
Auto pedal is notchy because it had a kick down...

Auto pedal is notchy because it had a kick down switch just before full throttle
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-17-2016, 12:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 230
Posted By Dave1027
Tell that to the mopar people: ...

Tell that to the mopar people: http://www.enginelabs.com/news/hellcat-hemi-chief-engineer-provides-engine-details/
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-15-2016, 12:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 658
Posted By Dave1027
Still not sure what was missing near the vanos. ...

Still not sure what was missing near the vanos. Was one of the cam sprockets loose? If nuts were missing where did they go? Fell down into timing cover?

I know Dose is well respected but how...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-15-2016, 12:33 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,495
Posted By Dave1027
The problem with that is insurance won't pay what...

The problem with that is insurance won't pay what I have invested in this pit.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-11-2016, 10:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 372
Posted By Dave1027
Maybe the fan clutch is bad?

Maybe the fan clutch is bad?
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-07-2016, 03:37 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,592
Posted By Dave1027
Now trade your 325i for a 330i which is what you...

Now trade your 325i for a 330i which is what you should have done the first time.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-07-2016, 01:38 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,053
Posted By Dave1027
http://www.beisansystems.com/ for Vanos seal...

http://www.beisansystems.com/ for Vanos seal replacement. (http://www.beisansystems.com/)
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-07-2016, 01:25 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,495
Posted By Dave1027
1) Do your PMs with help from forums 2) ...

1) Do your PMs with help from forums
2) Always have roadside assistance with towing
3) Keep a fire extinguisher in the glove box
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-05-2016, 05:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,492
Posted By Dave1027
I might be biased but that Benz is kind of ugly...

I might be biased but that Benz is kind of ugly too. :eek:
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-30-2016, 05:39 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,536
Posted By Dave1027
If you drove it then the tranny was too hot. You...

If you drove it then the tranny was too hot. You should check it from a cold start. By the time you row through the gears a couple of times it should be getting into the proper temp range. You...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-29-2016, 10:46 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,536
Posted By Dave1027
You would think having the jack pads level would...

You would think having the jack pads level would be correct. That's what the dealer would do. They would put the car on a lift making it level at the jack pads.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-27-2016, 05:34 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 3,585
Posted By Dave1027
Remember that I posted you can get a standard...

Remember that I posted you can get a standard 3.0L and convert it to ZHP by swapping in the cams from your old motor. Should be able to get a decent standard 3.0L motor for a lot less than $6k
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-26-2016, 10:41 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 3,585
Posted By Dave1027
Who here has wired their oil pump nut as a PM job?

Who here has wired their oil pump nut as a PM job?
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-25-2016, 04:53 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 3,585
Posted By Dave1027
Might be able to get a standard 330 engine and...

Might be able to get a standard 330 engine and use the cams from your old engine. That would likely save some money but require additional work swapping the cams.

If I were in your shoes (knock...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-22-2016, 12:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 517
Posted By Dave1027
Might be this: ...

Might be this:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Vo4fm0JDPY
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2016, 05:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 222
Posted By Dave1027
I think I figured it out. It's number 5 on this...

I think I figured it out. It's number 5 on this chart
http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showparts?id=BD53-USA-10-2005-E46-BMW-330Ci&diagId=11_2201

Anyone know how often they should be replaced? ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2016, 05:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 222
Posted By Dave1027
What are these two green seals for?

http://www.ebay.com/itm/191517493654?_trksid=p2060353.m1438.l2649&ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2016, 12:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 490
Posted By Dave1027
OP, That pic you posted looks like milkshake...

OP,

That pic you posted looks like milkshake in the cooling hose. Is that the way the rest of the coolant looks? Milky? That does not look good.
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