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Forum: General E46 Forum 04-29-2016, 08:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 422
Posted By Vigilante
:rofl: So true, not only in the U.S. though. I...

:rofl: So true, not only in the U.S. though. I just buy mine straight from BMW for about 6 bucks (6.95 Euro) per liter. It's the cheapest 'quality oil' I can find in my country. I burn about a liter...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-29-2016, 08:26 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,594
Posted By Vigilante
I haven't touched that dial in the 6 years I own...

I haven't touched that dial in the 6 years I own my E46 and I don't have any issues, it blows cold in summer and hot in winter without me touching it. It's been on full red all these years. Call it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-02-2015, 09:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 902
Posted By Vigilante
Since when is Bavaria a country? :evil:

Since when is Bavaria a country? :evil:
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-01-2015, 11:48 PM
Replies: 880
Views: 248,413
Posted By Vigilante
Only drawback so far (for me) is the fact that...

Only drawback so far (for me) is the fact that your car overheats when the fan don't work for some reason.
When this happened to me:...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-01-2015, 02:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,249
Posted By Vigilante
Ah, ok my mistake, cloth is a base standard here...

Ah, ok my mistake, cloth is a base standard here though.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-01-2015, 01:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,249
Posted By Vigilante
It's funny how things are totally opposite in...

It's funny how things are totally opposite in Europe, here I have to pay extra for leather, just like automatic transmissions costs us extra :thumbdwn: I like your system better :clap:
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-28-2015, 07:32 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,780
Posted By Vigilante
It's an easy fix to DiY, I don't know the prices...

It's an easy fix to DiY, I don't know the prices for you. I ordered a remanufactured LUK-20 pump but i'm on the other side of the puddle ;)
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-28-2015, 06:46 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,780
Posted By Vigilante
Yes and yours is probably broke or to low on...

Yes and yours is probably broke or to low on fluid (ATF), you can find all answers for fixing it here on the forum, good luck :thumbsup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-27-2015, 02:11 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,559
Posted By Vigilante
Went in for mine today, got treated with a cup of...

Went in for mine today, got treated with a cup of fresh coffee and a warm croissant with marmalade while i waited :clap:
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-18-2015, 01:17 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,435
Posted By Vigilante
Mine does trigger at this point, on the dipstick...

Mine does trigger at this point, on the dipstick the oil level is below half way of the bottom tip (so way before the bottom nodge) and 2 liters/quarts brings the level exactly between the 2 nodge's.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,053
Posted By Vigilante
I paid 80 Euro for a remanufactured LUK-22 from...

I paid 80 Euro for a remanufactured LUK-22 from this company http://amkauto.co.uk/
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,053
Posted By Vigilante
To be honest I never considered it could be a...

To be honest I never considered it could be a hose leak, probably because my reservoir never drained so I had no leak. Before it broke I had an awful scary sound when ever i turned the wheel, than it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2015, 07:31 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,053
Posted By Vigilante
This picture shows the 2 points where my PS...

This picture shows the 2 points where my PS failed. Left: a broken shaft, right: broken fan blade and blocked.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-14-2015, 02:11 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,441
Posted By Vigilante
Your CEL need to be triggered for the Freeze...

Your CEL need to be triggered for the Freeze Frame data and get familiar with the logging functions.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-07-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,821
Posted By Vigilante
if they haven't been replaced for a while or you...

if they haven't been replaced for a while or you don't know the last time they were done it's a good plan to do so. On this forum are some good DiY for that and the pump.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-07-2015, 01:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,821
Posted By Vigilante
Sounds like an early sign, time to start planning...

Sounds like an early sign, time to start planning ;)
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2014, 02:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 987
Posted By Vigilante
Cool :thumbsup:, but what about all the royalties...

Cool :thumbsup:, but what about all the royalties you are missing out on now? :D
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-28-2014, 04:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 569
Posted By Vigilante
I thought these values are reset at each engine...

I thought these values are reset at each engine shut-off?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-27-2014, 03:06 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,626
Posted By Vigilante
I had the same issue, checked and fixed the same...

I had the same issue, checked and fixed the same things with no result. Eventually I found the problem to be a lot of dirt buildup behind the wheel arch trim on the front drivers side. There is a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2014, 06:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 926
Posted By Vigilante
My Volts are 13.7 with the car running and 12.6...

My Volts are 13.7 with the car running and 12.6 with the car off (Torque Pro App). I'm not an expert but your Volts looks ok.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-23-2014, 01:03 AM
Replies: 880
Views: 248,413
Posted By Vigilante
This happend to me with the mod but I still love...

This happend to me with the mod but I still love it :)

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?p=15819582&highlight=#post15819582
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-22-2014, 04:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 793
Posted By Vigilante
Yup there is, I got one and its a 2.2 Liter...

Yup there is, I got one and its a 2.2 Liter (2.179 cc) with 170 hp and 210 Nm :clap: It's the 320i before the facelift, mine is from september 2000.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-07-2013, 06:11 AM
Replies: 880
Views: 248,413
Posted By Vigilante
16 months ago I did the electrical fan swap, I...

16 months ago I did the electrical fan swap, I went with a Hella, produced by Behr. I Still like the swap but recently the fan blades came of :eek: The 3 screws that hold the blades came off. I found...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-27-2013, 08:17 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 8,854
Posted By Vigilante
This, and the head mechanic at ZF in Dortmund...

This, and the head mechanic at ZF in Dortmund Germany said the same thing! Flushing the trans (done by a professional) is good and I consider it as a PM item. After almost a year the trans still runs...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-01-2013, 11:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,881
Posted By Vigilante
read this thread also:...

read this thread also: http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=967029, its holds a lot of answers regarding this issue.
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