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Forum: General E46 Forum 04-03-2012, 04:57 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,526
Posted By umermariner
True... All I can say is it didnt seemed or...

True... All I can say is it didnt seemed or smelled like oxidized... however, it may contain impurities...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-03-2012, 04:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,526
Posted By umermariner
Sorry for the late reply.... I used Red Line...

Sorry for the late reply....

I used Red Line 75W90 Gear Oil (for Rear Differential), and Red Line MTL Manual Transmission Fluid 70W80 for Transmission
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-20-2012, 06:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,526
Posted By umermariner
Actually... i would like to add one more thing...

Actually... i would like to add one more thing :)...
Ever since I changed the fluid, i really saw a difference while putting it into first gear, for the first time, during cold mornings... It was...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-08-2011, 06:05 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,526
Posted By umermariner
Thanks guys :)... Mission accomplished :).... Did...

Thanks guys :)... Mission accomplished :).... Did it, took a test drive... transmission seems a little smoother, but no other difference though... I changed fluids after 102K miles, and transmission...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-08-2011, 01:10 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,526
Posted By umermariner
1999, 328I Manual Transmission Fluid Capacity... HELP...........?????

Hello guys,

I am stuck in the middle, and would appreciate a fast response :$. I am changing transmission and differential fluid right now, everything is good, however; 2 questions.

1. What...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-25-2011, 10:48 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,783
Posted By umermariner
Oh... well, just placed an order with FCP...

Oh... well, just placed an order with FCP Graton... got my last one from them as well that broke.. they gave me free shipping.. around 40 bucks.. not bad :)
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-23-2011, 02:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,783
Posted By umermariner
You mean as much as one can, or as less as one...

You mean as much as one can, or as less as one can?
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-23-2011, 11:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,094
Posted By umermariner
Same problem :(. How do you reset that motor?

Same problem :(. How do you reset that motor?
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-23-2011, 08:26 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,783
Posted By umermariner
From where did you get it.. I am never able to...

From where did you get it.. I am never able to find anything cheaper than 65 bucks or so..
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-23-2011, 08:25 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,783
Posted By umermariner
Actually, I have never had that problem in terms...

Actually, I have never had that problem in terms of fitting.. they all fit pretty well, and no noise or anything.. however broke soon (especially considering, I hardly open windows..)
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-22-2011, 03:45 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,783
Posted By umermariner
Really :O.. 20 on ebay.. i never found them that...

Really :O.. 20 on ebay.. i never found them that cheap...
If OEM's brake with the same frequency, why bother spending 2-3 times more?
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-22-2011, 08:52 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,783
Posted By umermariner
Damn Window Regulatorssssssss....

Hello Guys,

I have changed 3 windows regulators in the last 3-4 years already, and now its time to get the fourth one. This time, the one broken is the one I changed about 2 years ago, and hardly...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2011, 03:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,616
Posted By umermariner
Sounds good.. but I guess for bleeding only, not...

Sounds good.. but I guess for bleeding only, not for flushing the whole system...
I dont mind taking time.. can spend whoel day, filling MC every half an hour.. but still dont think it ll do the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2011, 02:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,616
Posted By umermariner
Now I am curious.. what is gravity bleed...

Now I am curious.. what is gravity bleed actually? and how is it done... any link that can educate me on that?
Thanks.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2011, 11:22 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,681
Posted By umermariner
BTW, can you just share briefly, what comes in...

BTW, can you just share briefly, what comes in your 60K service interval? Or what maintenance schedule you follow?
There are so many out there, one by BMW off course, and some other :|
Thanks.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2011, 08:47 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,681
Posted By umermariner
Wish you all the best man.. keep us posted :)

Wish you all the best man.. keep us posted :)
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2011, 08:41 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,681
Posted By umermariner
Nice tips.. I love to do that, however; as much...

Nice tips.. I love to do that, however; as much as I can bcz of limited time... never satisfied with the car wash and mechanic, to prefer doing whatever I can by myself :)... long drives are fun......
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2011, 08:33 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,616
Posted By umermariner
So, BMW also pumps the pedal to the bottom.....

So, BMW also pumps the pedal to the bottom.. makes me feel better taking that risk :).. I might still not take it to the bottom, dont really care if i have to pump twice as much.
So far, I think I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2011, 08:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,681
Posted By umermariner
Wow.. 326K miles and still going.. thats the...

Wow.. 326K miles and still going.. thats the highest miles I have heard of on E46 so far... you are my role model ;)...
Were you ever stranded on the road by your car?... Even though my car runs...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-19-2011, 10:11 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,455
Posted By umermariner
Will try :).. I guess I should be able to get it...

Will try :).. I guess I should be able to get it from retail stores.. right?
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2011, 10:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 757
Posted By umermariner
Did it :).. but by grounding Pins :(.. the newer...

Did it :).. but by grounding Pins :(.. the newer methods are applicable for 2001 and up models :(
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2011, 03:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 757
Posted By umermariner
Thanks guys :).. Once I applied force, it came...

Thanks guys :).. Once I applied force, it came right off. It was stuck pretty hard, and I was scared of breaking something by applying too much force :).
Finally, oil change successful :). ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2011, 10:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 757
Posted By umermariner
Oil Filter removal from plastic housing

Hello Guys,

Need help asap.. in the middle of an oil change (first time with this car, have done so many before)... Everything is done, but the oil filter is kind of stuck in the upper housing (I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-15-2011, 10:30 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,616
Posted By umermariner
Old fashioned brake bleeding... can it hurt?

Hello guys,

I have been reading threads all over, and seen that most of the people dont like vacuum bleeding (they say vacuum is usually not powerful enough) and like to use Pressure Bleeding...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-15-2011, 08:40 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,681
Posted By umermariner
Thanks :).. thats great ;). Any suggestion...

Thanks :).. thats great ;).

Any suggestion on hoses??????????
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