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Forum: General E46 Forum 12-08-2013, 07:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 759
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
It's not out of the realm of possibility that the...

It's not out of the realm of possibility that the gasket dislodged while reinstalling the housing. You may have pinched it and cut it.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-01-2013, 06:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 272
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
Living here you need it, also the insulation...

Living here you need it, also the insulation aides in installation, you can press the insulated separator up I. There and the insulation holds it in place while you locate the bolt holes.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-30-2013, 05:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 434
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
I'd put my money on the OFHG, when mine went the...

I'd put my money on the OFHG, when mine went the stain was in the same place except mine leaked a lot more.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-29-2013, 06:55 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,404
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
Replacing the CCV won't make the OFHG any easier.

Replacing the CCV won't make the OFHG any easier.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-29-2013, 06:50 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,404
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
^this, also keep track of where the bolts go,...

^this, also keep track of where the bolts go, grab a piece of cardboard and place the bolts through it in the correct position, there is a few different sizes.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-29-2013, 06:41 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,404
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
Not hard at all, figure 4 hours if you're taking...

Not hard at all, figure 4 hours if you're taking your time.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-29-2013, 06:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 664
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
Looks like either the radiator or the upper hose,...

Looks like either the radiator or the upper hose, definitely not the ET. That's a Rein hose right? I have no problem with my Rein hoses and considering you never replaced your rad, I would look there...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-27-2013, 06:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 842
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
Weil Rennwagen!

Weil Rennwagen!
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-27-2013, 04:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 555
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
I'd say you have a 95% chance of breaking that...

I'd say you have a 95% chance of breaking that separator. I tried my hardest to avoid breaking but it crumbled. But I was replacing mine anyways so I had the parts hanging around.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 11-25-2013, 07:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,113
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
They aren't OEM, at one time they may have been...

They aren't OEM, at one time they may have been but they've since been filled with chinese internals and inferior boots. If no damage has been done why exchange it for someone else's grenade? The...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 11-25-2013, 06:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 440
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
Part # 1 is 29.95 from bavauto.com Part #...

Part # 1 is 29.95 from bavauto.com

Part # 11, I also replaced and it cost me $72 again from Bavarian Autosport

Part # 10 is $60.95

part # 7 is $109.95 from Bavauto. All the ones I mentioned...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 11-25-2013, 05:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,113
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
Please enlighten us on where you get said axle...

Please enlighten us on where you get said axle for $120?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-24-2013, 10:54 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,297
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
There are a few pieces of vac line under the hood...

There are a few pieces of vac line under the hood that could use replacement. The F connector in the intake boot has a 3" section of rubber line before it transitions to plastic that deteriorates....
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-23-2013, 09:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,297
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
UPDATE, and to help out anyone who may have this...

UPDATE, and to help out anyone who may have this issue in the future, the cracked bellows was the cause. My LTFT dropped from 6.25% to .78% after replacement.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 11-22-2013, 09:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 366
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
It takes more than you'd think to overcome the...

It takes more than you'd think to overcome the circlip, BTW did you reuse the old circlip or use the new one? Many have run into issues with the new ones which is why most recommend removing the old...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 11-22-2013, 05:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,113
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
When one of mine tore I cut a ziplock bag open...

When one of mine tore I cut a ziplock bag open and with the wheel at full lock in one direction wrapped it and taped it around the clamps. It held for 3 weeks and most importantly kept water and dirt...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2013, 10:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,898
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
I bought a few things aftermarket when I first...

I bought a few things aftermarket when I first started getting into the maintenance on my car, but after the failed VR VCG put a sour taste in my mouth I buy only OE or OEM now OE if it's relatively...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2013, 09:49 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 11,221
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
If you're a visual guy, watch the first part of...

If you're a visual guy, watch the first part of this video, he shows how everything comes off to get to the boot. But as stated, it's very simply minus the hose clamps
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-19-2013, 09:37 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,297
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
So far so good, I am going to recheck the LTFT at...

So far so good, I am going to recheck the LTFT at the end of the week, hopefully they are coming down.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-18-2013, 09:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 614
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
Lmao that was the worst explanation I think I've...

Lmao that was the worst explanation I think I've ever hear here.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 11-18-2013, 08:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 538
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
That tells me the solenoid was giving out, sounds...

That tells me the solenoid was giving out, sounds like a new starter is in order. Are you handy. Can you DIY this?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-17-2013, 11:47 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 727
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
Congrats OP, I woud still advise you read through...

Congrats OP, I woud still advise you read through Mango's cooling thread though, a decade of heating and cooling cycles on the plastic components of the cooling system have taken their toll. Also I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-17-2013, 09:40 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,882
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
I like the fact he lists HID projectors but the...

I like the fact he lists HID projectors but the car clearly doesn't have them lol.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-17-2013, 09:33 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 727
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
Our water pumps have a composite impeller which...

Our water pumps have a composite impeller which have been known to spontaneously blow up, that's why it was recommended as a PM thing.

Edit: just saw your other post.
There is an O-ring that...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-16-2013, 06:45 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,297
Posted By 7xWDC-MSC
Good call on the intake bellows jfoj, it fell...

Good call on the intake bellows jfoj, it fell apart when I attempted to remove it....
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