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Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 11,112
Posted By adaseb
Can't you just drive the car at 6000RPM for about...

Can't you just drive the car at 6000RPM for about 15 minutes for the engine to run at very hot temperatures and burn off those carbon deposits?

I think its called the "Italian Tune-up".
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 11,112
Posted By adaseb
Regarding the soaking method, why did you turn...

Regarding the soaking method, why did you turn the engine over every 30 mins or so? If you turn the engine over from BDC won't all the cleaner in the cylinder leak out?

So you had the most success...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 11,112
Posted By adaseb
Regarding the soaking method, why did you turn...

Regarding the soaking method, why did you turn the engine over every 30 mins or so? If you turn the engine over from BDC won't all the cleaner in the cylinder leak out?

So you had the most success...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-09-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,214
Posted By adaseb
Differential leaking Sent from BimmerApp...

Differential leaking


Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-08-2014, 04:41 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 473
Posted By adaseb
I have the same engine and I use the Mobil 0W-40...

I have the same engine and I use the Mobil 0W-40 oil and it stills uses alot of oil on every highway trip. There is nothing you can do except refill the oil.

Not worth rebuiding the engine, or...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-07-2014, 04:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 263
Posted By adaseb
I got a remote starter on my car. It was...

I got a remote starter on my car. It was basically next to impossible to find a shop that would touch BMWs.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-05-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 206
Posted By adaseb
Thanks for the video. I was pulling on the trim...

Thanks for the video. I was pulling on the trim with the shift knob in place. No wonder it didnt want to come out
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-05-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 206
Posted By adaseb
I tried. No idea which way it needs to be pried...

I tried. No idea which way it needs to be pried out. I don't want to break the clips
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-05-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 8,512
Posted By adaseb
Anyone know if they give our loaners since its 3...

Anyone know if they give our loaners since its 3 hours ?

Or are loaners only given out to the current gen 5-7 Series owners only?
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-05-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 206
Posted By adaseb
How to disable power window switch from opening the window? Have bad window regulator

Need to take the car in for a recall. Now I haven't opened my windows in about 3 years due to the window regulators failing again.

However last time I took it to the dealer, I left them a PostIT...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 12-05-2014, 05:23 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,044
Posted By adaseb
Wow finally somebody did it. Is that a mini...

Wow finally somebody did it.

Is that a mini or Regular?
Forum: General Off-Topic 12-02-2014, 11:26 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,924
Posted By adaseb
Unless you can get a CPO with extended warranty...

Unless you can get a CPO with extended warranty until 100K miles. I wouldn't want a vehicle like that for free.

If something breaks there are no aftermarket parts for it. You need to be genuine...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-01-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 438
Posted By adaseb
I'm basically going to be doing this job in the...

I'm basically going to be doing this job in the summer. Too cold right now.

I topped it up and drove for 300 miles or so and it was full when I was about to re-top it off again. So its leaks but...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 12-01-2014, 04:09 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,436
Posted By adaseb
These days you need a laser jammer if you want...

These days you need a laser jammer if you want protection.

Radar is not used anywhere anymore. Its only laser.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-30-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 442
Posted By adaseb
Its show up on Carfax whether its repaired or...

Its show up on Carfax whether its repaired or not. Its the body shop that puts it on their records which is later on sent to Carfax.

Its some type of law here in Canada. If you have been in an...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-30-2014, 05:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 442
Posted By adaseb
If you take it to a body shop, it will end up...

If you take it to a body shop, it will end up appearing on Carfax that you had an accident, even if you choose not to have it fixed there.

If your actual frame is bent, car is totaled!
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-30-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,070
Posted By adaseb
Is your car euro spec? In europe it comes...

Is your car euro spec?

In europe it comes standard with the first aid kit but not in America
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-27-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 310
Posted By adaseb
In my province annually when you renew the car...

In my province annually when you renew the car its optional putting the current mileage on the registeration form.

Even with a sale, if its a private sale the buyer can always make up the mileage...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-27-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 310
Posted By adaseb
How to find if odometer was rolled back on E46?

A buddy of mine is looking into getting into the E46 community. I am helping him find a nice and clean example. One thing we noticed was that there are many low mileage (<60K miles) for sale.

Its...
Forum: General Off-Topic 11-25-2014, 07:08 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 728
Posted By adaseb
Why is the E46 M3 almost double compared to C32 AMG / Audi S4

Been searching the classifieds and on eBay looking for an average price of an E46 M3.

Seems that they are still expensive for one in decent shape. Basically about $20,000.

When the car came out...
Forum: General Off-Topic 11-25-2014, 03:08 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 977
Posted By adaseb
I started reading E46Fanatics about 6 months...

I started reading E46Fanatics about 6 months before getting an E46.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-24-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,547
Posted By adaseb
The mobile welder is probably going to do a bad...

The mobile welder is probably going to do a bad job and the car will have bad alignment issues and will eat his tires.

This isn't a simple fix. We can do a lot of DIY in the E46 community but...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-24-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,557
Posted By adaseb
I have the exact same car and I probably have a...

I have the exact same car and I probably have a very bad vapour barrier on every single door from changing all the window regulators at least 2x on each door. And I never get huge puddles like that....
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-24-2014, 03:07 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,547
Posted By adaseb
Honestly for $4000 you can't buy anything...

Honestly for $4000 you can't buy anything reliable.

Buying another E46 is really not worth it because you will have to re-do all those maintenance that you originally performed on your car.

But...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-22-2014, 10:41 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,547
Posted By adaseb
Like I mentioned earlier. If your car is drivable...

Like I mentioned earlier. If your car is drivable take it an an auto auction. They are sold as-is where-is. Doesn't even have to be drivable just enough to make it to the auction lane.

It's not...
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