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Forum: General E46 Forum 04-24-2010, 12:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 411
Posted By stremboli
Corroded connection at fuel pump plug. Cleaned up...

Corroded connection at fuel pump plug. Cleaned up and all is well.
My thanks to all that replied.
You got me running.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2010, 07:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 411
Posted By stremboli
No pressure at rail while cranking. Engine...

No pressure at rail while cranking.
Engine fires with starter fluid

And thanks for the response
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2010, 05:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 411
Posted By stremboli
Help, need tech help 2001 325 is no go

CEL came on
Pulled codes 0170, 0174 both banks on Wednesday.
Stumbled a bit to work and cleaned MAF, Sprayed starter fluid all around intake hoses, no idle change
Same stumble going home

Tore...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-07-2009, 09:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 706
Posted By stremboli
How did you make out? Did you get it out?

How did you make out?
Did you get it out?
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-17-2009, 03:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 357
Posted By stremboli
Don't Panic. Same happened to me. It is your...

Don't Panic.
Same happened to me.
It is your oil separator. Condensate has frozen and sucked in oil.
Search oil separator and there are several incidents, as it is common.
I can get you through...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-28-2008, 01:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 761
Posted By stremboli
Search frozen caliper Check wheel heat when it...

Search frozen caliper
Check wheel heat when it happens. Wheel heat will be evident
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2008, 11:45 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,789
Posted By stremboli
There will be no next time. My honey kept me from...

There will be no next time. My honey kept me from killing an ahole
I wanted to ccw to go see this guy, he said he had pistons and valves in the back, all the parts to fix it. I looked at my wife ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2008, 10:01 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,789
Posted By stremboli
I thinking you want me to get stop throat ...

I thinking you want me to get stop throat


But strop throat is pretty funny too
I saw the Stooges do something like that
:bow:

It has been a hell of a few weeks with the the importance of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2008, 09:51 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,789
Posted By stremboli
Im here all week Thank you very much

Im here all week

Thank you very much
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2008, 09:11 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,789
Posted By stremboli
My rendition is pure fiction. I had a Indy...

My rendition is pure fiction.
I had a Indy moron try to fix it to the tune of 3 -8 g's

I finally got him to fix it for $392 after I told him how to do it.
My story is how I would have done it.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2008, 07:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 770
Posted By stremboli
Get them at the dealer, none of the retailers...

Get them at the dealer, none of the retailers have the correct attachment,
get a set of arms and 2 sets of refills and you are GTG for a long time.
I spray silicone on the arms to keep them springy...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2008, 07:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 708
Posted By stremboli
The slime under the cap is normal. I had it and...

The slime under the cap is normal.
I had it and prepared for the worst when I did Vanos seals, and the underside of the cover and cam valley were pristine. Regular >5500 mi oil changes are a good...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2008, 07:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 770
Posted By stremboli
My wife tried TripleEdge on her 4Runner. Not...

My wife tried TripleEdge on her 4Runner. Not happy.
The RainX, much better
I think the arm is as important as the blade. A cheap arm will not make a good blade work any better.
For my BMW the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2008, 07:22 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,686
Posted By stremboli
people had to work on cars before the internet,...

people had to work on cars before the internet, and available printed manuals.
I did a lot of repairs with ViceGrips ans a BFH

Edited to add you are not the Ha ha ha guy Sorry, you may not be a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2008, 07:17 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,686
Posted By stremboli
Your Mom called Your Beefaroni is ready and...

Your Mom called
Your Beefaroni is ready and waiting on your folding table downstairs.
She wants to know if you want milk or a juice box
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2008, 07:15 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,686
Posted By stremboli
I bet if you got the 36mm 6 point and heated it...

I bet if you got the 36mm 6 point and heated it up it would go on with a little hammer tap. Let it cool and try to LH turn it off.

We have all been here one time or another. Don't let it get to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2008, 06:41 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,789
Posted By stremboli
Pull the plugs. Have someone Crank the motor as...

Pull the plugs.
Have someone Crank the motor as you are looking directly into the empty spark plug holes, with a little white shop rag, that you thought would easily capture any exiting oil.
You...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2008, 06:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,621
Posted By stremboli
This exact occurrence happened to me and it was a...

This exact occurrence happened to me and it was a sticky caliper.
I found a CarQuest reconditioned BMW caliper for $84. Follow BMW bleeding procedure and it may be good to go.
I thought rotors and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2008, 05:49 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,789
Posted By stremboli
In the frame of mind I was In, I could hardly...

In the frame of mind I was In, I could hardly write a suicide note , let alone a poem, but that reply was pretty darn funny.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2008, 05:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 708
Posted By stremboli
Don't panic. Top off coolant when cold. ...

Don't panic.
Top off coolant when cold.
Change oil/filter.
Take for a nice long ride using heater on/off.
I mean at op temp for at least 1.5 hours.
Let cool to temp when topped off.
Check...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2008, 05:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 782
Posted By stremboli
Naw you aint. Your helping your kid. A good...

Naw you aint.
Your helping your kid.
A good dad.

Kudos man, workin on a car with your kid is some of the most precious time you can experience.

I know This.

ETA The A$$ comment was to the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2008, 05:29 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,789
Posted By stremboli
As you are aware the only crack was the one this...

As you are aware the only crack was the one this ahole was trying to find to stick it up. Fortunately mine is still virginal

My momma didn't raise no dummy:thumbsup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2008, 05:26 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,789
Posted By stremboli
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=6312...

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=631220&highlight=oil+separator

This should shed some light.

And when they say smoke, Holy Crap was there smoke. I had a trail 1/2 mile down my...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2008, 05:19 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,789
Posted By stremboli
There is a whole new set of cold weather part...

There is a whole new set of cold weather part numbers for this contraption.

When I called my closest dealership, Wagner BMW Shrewsbury, Lance the SA
told me about all the parts to the assembly,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2008, 05:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 782
Posted By stremboli
Do you mean your A$$ or both rear tires? I...

Do you mean your A$$ or both rear tires?

I think A$$ is most likely the theme of your post.

Unless you could reach all the bolts, educate me:bow:
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