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Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 04:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 238
Posted By dmax
I'm already washed up...I see how it is. Could...

I'm already washed up...I see how it is. Could someone tell me if Voxx wheels are any good?
Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 12:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 333
Posted By dmax
Something could be underneath it too, like a...

Something could be underneath it too, like a first aid box that's holding it up. Lift the seat all the way up and look underneath well...I agree there's an issue with the seat. That, or I'm sorry,...
Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 09:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 238
Posted By dmax
New wheels for dmax

I need two new 16 style 42 wheels...so they're $200 new...$140 reconditioned. I've bought reconditioned before and the color is never right on...unless I use them on the same side of the car...which...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Yesterday, 09:39 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 99
Posted By dmax
Anyone know of good junk yards? Been finding...

Anyone know of good junk yards? Been finding reconditioned wheels for $140...new ones for $200. At that point, might as well get 4 new wheels.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 10-22-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 99
Posted By dmax
WTB: OE 16 style 42 wheels

Looking for 2 but will consider 4...would be nice if they're in the NJ/NY area for pickup.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-21-2014, 06:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 138
Posted By dmax
Oil gets very hot from running through your...

Oil gets very hot from running through your engine. And, try using a breaker bar for loosening bolts. Use a long-handled one and go slowly...I have a section of pipe to add length to the handles of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-16-2014, 05:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 582
Posted By dmax
You should fill ET to between min and max when...

You should fill ET to between min and max when cold on level ground. You do not want to go over 'max' at all...the expansion tank needs to have air in it so the expanding coolant has a place to go. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-13-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 248
Posted By dmax
It certainly sounded like the alt when your...

It certainly sounded like the alt when your voltage was 11 and the car was on...then not so much when it was at 13.8V (which is fine). Although it could be the alternator, you should check all the...
Forum: General Off-Topic 10-13-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 502
Posted By dmax
I'm surprised...usually the guys that like...

I'm surprised...usually the guys that like wearing chaps and eating azz usually like me.
Forum: General Off-Topic 10-11-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 502
Posted By dmax
Ok...there's no virus there...Miasta...you maybe...

Ok...there's no virus there...Miasta...you maybe want to change your post a bit? And if you see the link in my sig, it goes right to the youtube vid...same one...you can see it...and 'please' like...
Forum: General Off-Topic 10-11-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 502
Posted By dmax
Please like my vid...

Even if you don't like it! I'm beginning to get out doing more stand up in more places, and it'd be nice if when Producers see my video, they see that I've got more than a handful of likes/comments,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-11-2014, 06:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 217
Posted By dmax
Assuming jfoj's link means that you should...

Assuming jfoj's link means that you should rebalance your wheels, I'm with him. Also, you said your tires were new. If 'new' meant 6 months old, then that might be enough to cause vibration when...
Forum: General Off-Topic 10-11-2014, 05:54 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,406
Posted By dmax
...why I'm still here! I have a feeling the...

...why I'm still here! I have a feeling the Taliban are trying to create a race of centaur-like fighters...goat-men. I'd be so fn afraid if I got on a plane and one of them came on with a suicide...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-11-2014, 05:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 381
Posted By dmax
...and we have another issue...which is that all...

...and we have another issue...which is that all these can be done by feel too. Spark plugs also, often say on the box to tighten down to the flange...and then 1/2 turn and then 1/4 turn or...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-10-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 949
Posted By dmax
If the impeller is cracked, you'll want to figure...

If the impeller is cracked, you'll want to figure out how to try to push little plastic parts out of the system somehow. Back flushing. Never did it, but it's happened here before. Hopefully your...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 236
Posted By dmax
Where is the engine stamped with VIN

Anyone know? I know it's stamped somewhere. Got a PM from someone wondering if the shop really did replace the engine as they said they'd done. Is it possible to see with inspection mirror and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-06-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 216
Posted By dmax
Armrest delete? The new console is probably only...

Armrest delete? The new console is probably only $50 or so...the best thing I've done with my car so far!
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-06-2014, 04:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 358
Posted By dmax
If you didn't replace your shocks in the rear,...

If you didn't replace your shocks in the rear, that's something to look into too. The wheel would be bouncing up and down slightly. If your tires are a few months old in the rear, you'd possible...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-06-2014, 04:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 253
Posted By dmax
Pre-loading is important...before you bolt the...

Pre-loading is important...before you bolt the rear onto the diff, I believe is the protocol. You should see the 'shadows' of where the old bracket was. And, did you mark the driveshaft before...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-02-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 177
Posted By dmax
If you search for my thread with 'intake...

If you search for my thread with 'intake manifold' in the title, you'll find pictures of all the hoses back there...hope that helps.
Forum: Southwest 09-25-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 176
Posted By dmax
Austin mechanics...good hobbyists for Jeep work

Folks, a friend of mine has an issue with her AC clutch and needs to have the clutch part removed and/or a bearing replaced. Not a lot of work, but her 'honest' mechanic wants over a thousand or...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-22-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 433
Posted By dmax
What you described does not sound like a head...

What you described does not sound like a head gasket problem...unless you told the shop something other than what you told us. But if an honest mechanic drove the car and thought head gasket, then...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-22-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 297
Posted By dmax
I still don't know why so many here like beagles...

I still don't know why so many here like beagles as much as they do...and then put them in their signatures and stuff. Like we don't know what that really means?

OP...use advanced search/title...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-17-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 164
Posted By dmax
Yes, a stuck caliper would cause the...

Yes, a stuck caliper would cause the whining...and it sounds like it's been going on a long time...given that one side of your rotor is 'new' and the other worn down.

I'm old, so don't take...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-11-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 939
Posted By dmax
Because Choxor...he'll probably say "because...

Because Choxor...he'll probably say "because dmax."

You've come here because you wanted to know something. This is the place people know. We don't know why or how, we just do. It's a blessing...
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