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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2015, 08:36 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 33,887
Posted By fraserp
Update ----- Sorry no pics. have nothing to...

Update ----- Sorry no pics. have nothing to compare it to. ---- So I am at 530mls. Checked the oil and it's not black and not too bad. Definitely a whole lot better than previous, no change in oil...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-24-2015, 09:26 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 33,887
Posted By fraserp
Well here's the outcome of the sea foam and oil...

Well here's the outcome of the sea foam and oil mixture. See pics:D
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-23-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 33,887
Posted By fraserp
That's so true. Surprisingly the thought did...

That's so true. Surprisingly the thought did cross my mind. Will definitely do that this evening after work and see what happens. Hope I am not disappointed :confused:
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-23-2015, 09:35 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 33,887
Posted By fraserp
No ----- Fresh Oil and Filter to Start. My...

No ----- Fresh Oil and Filter to Start. My intention was to do 1500mls then oil change. But after 450 mls that's Results! !!!.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-23-2015, 09:13 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 33,887
Posted By fraserp
Ok so I posted my results on another site by...

Ok so I posted my results on another site by mistake:tsk:. Anyway this is what I did and the results. See pics. So I poured see foam down the oil filter housing let sit for 2 hrs then some fresh oil....
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-22-2015, 09:00 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 8,288
Posted By fraserp
:hi:Been following this thread for some time now,...

:hi:Been following this thread for some time now, :hmm:seeking a remedy to the oil burning problem. Well my car doesn't burn too badly about 1/2qrt every 1500 miles. Anyway just in case I'm building...
Forum: Engine & Performance 06-19-2015, 01:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 807
Posted By fraserp
Hey, I noticed that you listed 323,325,328...

Hey, I noticed that you listed 323,325,328 engines. What about 330 and are there any differences in hp gains ect.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2015, 07:39 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 33,887
Posted By fraserp
Hi, guys n gals, experts, gurus, and magicians....

Hi, guys n gals, experts, gurus, and magicians. Well - been following this thread for some time now and find it very informative. I have one question. Now my ride burns oil, not too bad about 1/2qrt...
Forum: E46 Convertible 06-14-2015, 07:12 PM
Replies: 2,271
Views: 411,714
Posted By fraserp
Nice ride bcg:thumbsup:. Almost a twin to mine....

Nice ride bcg:thumbsup:. Almost a twin to mine. And my wife is certainly jealous :blah:
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-09-2015, 08:19 PM
Replies: 34,547
Views: 2,826,334
Posted By fraserp
Replaced power steering reservoir and hoses....

Replaced power steering reservoir and hoses. Complete flush the power steering system with fresh synthetic atf oil. Next assignment is to change upper and lower radiator hoses, all tensioner and...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-03-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 825
Posted By fraserp
Wow, now I have been schooled,:clap:, I now have...

Wow, now I have been schooled,:clap:, I now have a pretty good idea what it is and how it works :D, thanks for the link. It sure opened my eyes. So the DISA opens causing the high pressure air in the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-02-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 825
Posted By fraserp
Ohh, I now have an idea of what takes place. ...

Ohh, I now have an idea of what takes place. Thanks :thumbup:. Correct me if I am wrong it increases the gas to air ratio at low rpm resulting in more torque. Or something like that.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-28-2015, 08:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 825
Posted By fraserp
:yikes:, excuse me for being a idiot, but I don't...

:yikes:, excuse me for being a idiot, but I don't understand nothing you wrote. Please could you break it down into idiot form so I can understand.:hmm:
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-28-2015, 09:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 744
Posted By fraserp
Ok so will someone please wake me up from this...

Ok so will someone please wake me up from this dream :yikes:, did I just find some hidden hp and torque.:excited:. Initially I thought the struggling was only above 90 mph. Was I wrong. From say 60...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-27-2015, 08:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 744
Posted By fraserp
:hi:Ok I finally got it done. Here's some pics of...

:hi:Ok I finally got it done. Here's some pics of my diy. It's a pretty simple task but care and safety is a MUST. First let me say for those who want to do it themselves do so at their own risk. I...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-26-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 744
Posted By fraserp
+1 :thumbsup:

+1 :thumbsup:
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-24-2015, 08:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 744
Posted By fraserp
:banghead::ben::censor: . So I decided to go with...

:banghead::ben::censor: . So I decided to go with the bmw STEALER parts -- $75 for a piece of tubing, oh BTW each :bawling: , with tax $160+ well luckily I can do the work myself. Haven't installed...
Forum: Engine & Performance 05-21-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,463
Posted By fraserp
Hey guys, I am definitely interested, just wanted...

Hey guys, I am definitely interested, just wanted to know, are these muffler loud ???. Anyone installed and/are using them ???.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-19-2015, 02:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 744
Posted By fraserp
The car did show some signs of fuel starvation...

The car did show some signs of fuel starvation sometimes at speeds above 90 mph:evil:,and at full open throttle, thats why i did the fuel filter and it waaassss dirty. Yes, Yes it has improved some....
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-19-2015, 11:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 744
Posted By fraserp
Thanks "markusmarkus " . I was thinking the same...

Thanks "markusmarkus " . I was thinking the same but I am worried about the fuel pressure and leakage. Did you or someone you know did a repair like this ???. I was hoping to hear from someone who...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-18-2015, 09:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 744
Posted By fraserp
First, thanks for the reply. --- No not the hose...

First, thanks for the reply. --- No not the hose that connects the fuel line to the filter, those were changed and with new clamps when I did the filter. The rear fuel feed line runs from the rear of...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-18-2015, 12:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 744
Posted By fraserp
Fuel feed line, crushed/kinked

So my rear fuel feed line is damaged. Crushed, :ben: now I am seeking advice and recommendations. I noticed it yesterday while doing a fuel filter change. The crush is about 1/2 to 1 inch. It's not...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 05-17-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 228
Views: 7,025
Posted By fraserp
Just my luck :( -----I am actually there and no...

Just my luck :( -----I am actually there and no one's coming out. Well there is one other person here. At this time I don't think anyone else is coming. #@*, wasted money on toll, gas ect. Anyway...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 05-17-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 228
Views: 7,025
Posted By fraserp
I will take the ride out and see what it's...

I will take the ride out and see what it's like. Don't have any plans tonight anyway.
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 04-21-2015, 08:21 PM
Replies: 228
Views: 7,025
Posted By fraserp
I agree :thumbup:

I agree :thumbup:
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