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Forum: General Off-Topic 11-03-2011, 10:57 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,666
Posted By Crawfo
I had a 2001 Subaru Impreza 2.5 RS. Fun car, very...

I had a 2001 Subaru Impreza 2.5 RS. Fun car, very reliable. Interior was cheap and felt junky. Great AWD system and had good power. This was before they brought the turbo edtion (STi / WRX) to the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-20-2011, 09:00 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,946
Posted By Crawfo
My clutch, I have 152,000 and I know it is not...

My clutch, I have 152,000 and I know it is not going to last forever. Question is do I try to get through winter and do it in the spring or go for it now?

I will wait until spring..... maybe?
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-19-2011, 01:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 844
Posted By Crawfo
I would say given the fact that your WP is...

I would say given the fact that your WP is original I would just replace it. It is very easy to do and not that expensive. It takes about 10 min. Not including bleeding the system. My WP made it 148K...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-23-2011, 01:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 861
Posted By Crawfo
OP I have also been told to take the fill plug...

OP I have also been told to take the fill plug out first, because if you take the drain plug out and drain all the fluid and cannot get the fill plug out you are screwed.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-19-2011, 10:59 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 851
Posted By Crawfo
I have both a 1999 BMW 328i and a 1999 Cobra...

I have both a 1999 BMW 328i and a 1999 Cobra (unfortunately non SC version, but does have IRS rear end) moded to about 370 hp. The BMW is my daily driver and I love it, smooth to drive and quiet. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-18-2011, 02:05 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,437
Posted By Crawfo
OP I say do it. As soon as I graduated collage I...

OP I say do it. As soon as I graduated collage I went out and bought a toy car (cash). 99 Mustang Cobra (Nothing special to most, but it is to me). That was 7 years ago. I now have a wife, a son and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-18-2011, 01:55 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 11,398
Posted By Crawfo
Don't mean to thereadjack but my fan will not...

Don't mean to thereadjack but my fan will not stop running (electric fan MT) Just replaced the coolant temp sensor this weekend. Could this be it.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-15-2011, 09:57 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,954
Posted By Crawfo
Photo of cheap broken WP

Photo of cheap broken WP
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-14-2011, 12:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,954
Posted By Crawfo
Yes that is the plan now all OEM with acception...

Yes that is the plan now all OEM with acception of Graf WP. When the WP broke it was November 150 miles from home and had to change it at the end of a strangers driveway in the snow.. Not fun thought...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-14-2011, 10:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,954
Posted By Crawfo
What broke first Water pump or Expansion tank?

Ok a little background. I had to replace my water pump last November. Emergency situation so I bought one locally from a part store that had it in stock. (Plastic impeller):banghead:

Last week I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-28-2011, 01:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,235
Posted By Crawfo
What you can do is put your floor jack on the...

What you can do is put your floor jack on the bottom of the ball joint now and jack the car up so most of the weight is on the one ball joint. Then you should be able to get the nut off, as the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2011, 01:38 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,834
Posted By Crawfo
just turned 149XXX miles. I know that there are...

just turned 149XXX miles. I know that there are others in this forum that have over 200XXX miles
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-04-2011, 10:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,635
Posted By Crawfo
Totally agree. Non metallic black is the best to...

Totally agree. Non metallic black is the best to match. Not a fun job and can still be noticable even if you are careful.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-14-2011, 09:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,056
Posted By Crawfo
I have the same steering wheel, man sport seats...

I have the same steering wheel, man sport seats with bolsters, leather. But my 99 328i had the stock 16" five spoke wheels. Would this be the ZSP package? I Think that it has the cold weather package...
Forum: Buyer/Seller Feedback Forum 01-07-2011, 01:50 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,059
Posted By Crawfo
Agreed. Great customer service and tech help....

Agreed. Great customer service and tech help. Little pricey on the shipping though:thumbsup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-07-2011, 01:46 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,626
Posted By Crawfo
I agree with Kpeng, most cars are louder when it...

I agree with Kpeng, most cars are louder when it is colder not just ZHP. I notice it on my 328i.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-07-2011, 01:36 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,262
Posted By Crawfo
I have the DWS Conti on 225/45/17 on a 328i 5spd....

I have the DWS Conti on 225/45/17 on a 328i 5spd. I think that they are great. We have had about 6-7" of snow the last two days and they have not let me down yet. I was actually dragging the snow was...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2010, 01:45 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,263
Posted By Crawfo
I think that I am going to try it. I will...

I think that I am going to try it.
I will record the process and report back.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2010, 12:38 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,263
Posted By Crawfo
Remove a dent with hair dryer?

I searched and did not see this in the forums.

So do you think it would work? I think I am going to give it a try on a door ding when I get home.

http://www.wimp.com/repairdent/
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-21-2010, 02:02 PM
Replies: 431
Views: 35,372
Posted By Crawfo
328 with 143K 1. Driver window slow to go up...

328 with 143K

1. Driver window slow to go up needs my help somtimes
2. Slow PS leak at from the hose need to get a better clamp.
3. SES light on since subframe was repaired (runs great been...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2010, 12:47 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,240
Posted By Crawfo
I bought my Black, 5spd, 99 328i sport from a...

I bought my Black, 5spd, 99 328i sport from a family member with 118K on it and paid only $4500 4 months ago with full service history. I think you may be in the $2500 max range with the car not...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-08-2010, 02:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 850
Posted By Crawfo
I am not saying that you need snow tires because...

I am not saying that you need snow tires because it seems that you live in an area that does not get much snow. But the Toyota's tires may be better suited for all weather driving than the ones on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-08-2010, 12:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 850
Posted By Crawfo
tires, tyres, whichever way you spell it has got...

tires, tyres, whichever way you spell it has got to be the main differance.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2010, 11:14 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 21,098
Posted By Crawfo
Its is your car and I am not 100% that it is the...

Its is your car and I am not 100% that it is the wp. Just make sure that you keep your eyes glued to the bat light and your temp. As well as use your nose to smell coolant. Radio off and avoid as...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2010, 11:07 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 21,098
Posted By Crawfo
I would not suggest it. Not saying for sure but...

I would not suggest it. Not saying for sure but It may be a water pump and would not push it if I did not have to. If I remember right I think you need the T50 torx to release the tensioner and...
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