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Forum: Lighting Forum 05-18-2016, 10:58 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 8,160
Posted By greenskycity
After 3 years I had to 3m the headlights again,...

After 3 years I had to 3m the headlights again, here be the results.
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Forum: General E46 Forum 05-07-2016, 10:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,212
Posted By greenskycity
Why not just switch to a waterless coolant. No...

Why not just switch to a waterless coolant. No water, no boiling and no pressure. Check it out.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-14-2016, 09:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 212
Posted By greenskycity
the point of the resistor is to fire the airbag...

the point of the resistor is to fire the airbag regardless of seat occupancy. On my 1999 328, If i'm in an accident that is severe enough to fire off a few airbags, the car is done anyway. I don't...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-14-2016, 07:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 212
Posted By greenskycity
I cleared my light and stayed out until someone...

I cleared my light and stayed out until someone sat in the seat, deduced that it was the occupancy sensor and ordered the bypass resistor off eBay. Unplugged the battery, put the resistor in and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-14-2016, 07:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 477
Posted By greenskycity
Check the reluctor ring for cracks, missing...

Check the reluctor ring for cracks, missing teeth, proper spacing from the sensor or if it's even there. Check out South main auto channel on YouTube, he's done a couple abs videos that may...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-09-2016, 11:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 367
Posted By greenskycity
what a coincidence, I've got the same problem. ...

what a coincidence, I've got the same problem. I've replaced all the bulbs, checked the grounds, Ohmed the grounds out, grounded the tail lights, everything. I got into Mitchell on demand and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-12-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 96,436
Posted By greenskycity
Due to some unknown problem that I have yet to...

Due to some unknown problem that I have yet to diagnose, my brake pad light comes on every few days. I can't speak for any other car other than my 1999 328I, but to reset it in my car I have to have...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-09-2015, 09:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,449
Posted By greenskycity
a buddy of mine had a modern monte carlo that we...

a buddy of mine had a modern monte carlo that we changed the waterpump on. I basically, just filled it with a water/coolant mix, started it and opened the bleeder screw for about 15-20 minutes. It...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2015, 11:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,136
Posted By greenskycity
#1, Transmission.......Stop right there. I'm not...

#1, Transmission.......Stop right there. I'm not an auto type guy but what I've gathered from this forum. you're dead in the water right there. investigate that issue first and worry about the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2015, 11:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,070
Posted By greenskycity
Your only option is to check for a parasitic...

Your only option is to check for a parasitic draw. It's easy. You basically are going to put a multimeter between your negative battery cable and negative terminal of your battery. After about 20...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-26-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 445
Posted By greenskycity
I did the same thing and I don't remember the...

I did the same thing and I don't remember the specifics but the things I do remember are: The seat back ( with the net) Doesn't just pop off, it has to be slid up towards the headrest to be released...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-13-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 872
Posted By greenskycity
well, I think my game plan is this: I'm going to...

well, I think my game plan is this: I'm going to create a vacuum leak just to see if I can get the LTFT to respond, I think that's a key point. I like the FPR idea because that's one of the only...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-11-2014, 10:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 872
Posted By greenskycity
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B41FRmzefXwrNV93N...

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B41FRmzefXwrNV93NXNMSXFZZnNIZGNPTGxLVUdjNmY5Z25J/view?usp=sharing

that should be a 30 minute drive log.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-11-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 872
Posted By greenskycity
https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-j6lgKY3dKs0/VIp...

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-j6lgKY3dKs0/VIpJQnR4h-I/AAAAAAAAP1s/ptU1uMB0lTk/w519-h923/Screenshot_2014-12-08-21-10-59.png

yeah, this is for the 328. This picture is just a screenshot from...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-11-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 872
Posted By greenskycity
STFT swings wildly +/- LTFT stays under 1% at all RPMS

Hey all! I've got a set of weird problems after not driving my BMW for several months. It started with a bad non-HK amp draining my battery after only like three days of sitting. I did an amp...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-21-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 459
Posted By greenskycity
after having the FSR kill my battery over and...

after having the FSR kill my battery over and over, I finally replaced everything. First the FSR because I was sick of having a dead battery every so often, then the battery because it was sick of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-15-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 6,235
Posted By greenskycity
Not to nit pick, but in picture one and two, it...

Not to nit pick, but in picture one and two, it looks like the front wheels are misaligned in both their lateral alignment to each other and toe. Probably just the angle of the picture or the wheel...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 08-14-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,195
Posted By greenskycity
I ended up pulling the subframe down and sending...

I ended up pulling the subframe down and sending it to a shop with all the bushings to be changed. I was delusional thinking I was going to change all those bushings on my own without the right...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 08-13-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,195
Posted By greenskycity
Recheck the subframe. When mine cracked, I only...

Recheck the subframe. When mine cracked, I only noticed it after noticing a clunk in 5th gear upon accelerating. This was on a Monday after a hard scca race on Sunday, checked,and sure enough I had...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-01-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 708
Posted By greenskycity
Sounds exactly like a shift linkage, I'd say get...

Sounds exactly like a shift linkage, I'd say get it on a LIFT and go through the gears while examining the shift linkage to see if you can adjust it.

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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-10-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 9,740
Posted By greenskycity
Which screws? The motor to frame screws are torx...

Which screws? The motor to frame screws are torx screws. T15 maybe.

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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-07-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 423
Posted By greenskycity
Couple of suggestions....see what the temperature...

Couple of suggestions....see what the temperature does without the air conditioning on. Normally, from what I've experienced and read, the thermostat will fail open causing the car to run at a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-07-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,000
Posted By greenskycity
I changed a water pump out on a 4.0 jeep once and...

I changed a water pump out on a 4.0 jeep once and before I put the new one on, I scraped the mating surface and found that the block had a manufacturing defect where it wasn't perfectly smooth.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-06-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 489
Posted By greenskycity
I would say, if they are "mirrored" they probably...

I would say, if they are "mirrored" they probably wont work due to the shape. I actually have no idea, just came to post the "mirrored" comment in a mirror thread......See what I did there?

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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-04-2014, 10:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 9,740
Posted By greenskycity
I would assume that some of the motors in the...

I would assume that some of the motors in the seat are interchangeable, I didn't look but you may be able to swap the recline motor for the fore/aft motor and be good until you get a replacement...
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