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Forum: Australia 01-07-2016, 09:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 849
Posted By TurnersInOz
Responded in PM. No home yet, that will be...

Responded in PM.
No home yet, that will be priority #1 after arrival!
Forum: Australia 01-07-2016, 08:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 849
Posted By TurnersInOz
Started packing this week so I have a good list...

Started packing this week so I have a good list now of everything that is on offer here. To be honest, if I took $500 for all this it is a freaking steal for who gets it.
Here's the list, and I...
Forum: Australia 12-30-2015, 05:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 849
Posted By TurnersInOz
I'll touch base with you guys when I get there. ...

I'll touch base with you guys when I get there.
Or I guess when my stuff gets there!
Forum: Australia 12-30-2015, 04:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 849
Posted By TurnersInOz
The issue I have is that I am moving, and I'd...

The issue I have is that I am moving, and I'd rather not drag it along, but if I have to I will.
I see you are in Sydney.... As luck would have it that's where I am headed. I'll be there the second...
Forum: Australia 12-30-2015, 12:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 849
Posted By TurnersInOz
I found more stuff. This now includes, in...

I found more stuff. This now includes, in addition to the above:
Five bottles BMW coolant
15 quarts Mobil 0-40
My Bentley manual

If you are interested, please let me know.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-23-2015, 03:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,352
Posted By TurnersInOz
Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!
Forum: Australia 12-20-2015, 02:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 849
Posted By TurnersInOz
Sold the E46 - Spare parts gotta go

So in the few years I had my E46 I accumulated a nice collection of parts for all those projects I was going to do. Well, I don't have the E46 any more, and now on top of that I am moving. The...
Forum: General F30 Sedan / F31 Wagon / F32 Coupe / F33 Cabrio 10-09-2015, 07:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 339
Posted By TurnersInOz
Thank you Tim! I've had a read thru the other...

Thank you Tim!
I've had a read thru the other thread. There are similarities there but we do not have Sirius. So far it had happened once, so we'll keep an eye on it.
Forum: General F30 Sedan / F31 Wagon / F32 Coupe / F33 Cabrio 10-09-2015, 04:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 339
Posted By TurnersInOz
328i Collision Avoidance Problem / Computer Reset

Hello everyone,
I've recently taken possession of a brand new 2015 F30. So far I really like the car, but there have been a few things that bother me so I wanted to ask if anyone here has had...
Forum: Australia 06-06-2015, 05:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 627
Posted By TurnersInOz
The hoses are Samco, blue in color. The fluid...

The hoses are Samco, blue in color.
The fluid is supposed to be OE. I have been running it for about two years now, no issues. I think I saw a post somewhere from Imperial saying that they import...
Forum: Australia 06-04-2015, 03:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 627
Posted By TurnersInOz
Selling Car, spare parts must also go

So it seems I'll be selling the E46, perhaps in the coming days. This leaves me with a box of parts that never got installed. Most are NIB.

Various seals, o-rings, etc. including transmission...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-19-2015, 03:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 461
Posted By TurnersInOz
What is the condition of the fuel filter?

What is the condition of the fuel filter?
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-04-2015, 02:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 540
Posted By TurnersInOz
The first thing I'd get if I were you is a set of...

The first thing I'd get if I were you is a set of schematics for your car so you can know for sure what you may be tapping in to, or what to look for.

As far as the meters go, most any probe type...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-26-2015, 04:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 666
Posted By TurnersInOz
Understand that the recommendations to "blindly"...

Understand that the recommendations to "blindly" replace are based on what typically fails, as well as what it takes to fix them.
The most common have already been mentioned: VCG, OFHG and VANOS...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-24-2015, 09:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,274
Posted By TurnersInOz
Bleed it

Bleed it
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-19-2015, 04:53 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,307
Posted By TurnersInOz
I used contact cleaner to clean my coils and...

I used contact cleaner to clean my coils and brake cleaner with a wire brush on the plugs. The rest of it I wiped up as best I could and that was about it.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 12-20-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 677
Posted By TurnersInOz
The rotors are held to the flange with a single...

The rotors are held to the flange with a single screw, so if everything is as it should be there should not be any play there.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-09-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 842
Posted By TurnersInOz
This is your secondary air pump. Here's some...

This is your secondary air pump.
Here's some info: http://blog.bavauto.com/12072/bmw-secondary-air-system-fault-code-diagnosing-how-to-diy-obd-ii/
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-17-2014, 03:05 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,230
Posted By TurnersInOz
Good job!

Good job!
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-13-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,230
Posted By TurnersInOz
Best of luck! Keep posting those pictures!

Best of luck! Keep posting those pictures!
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-12-2014, 02:10 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,230
Posted By TurnersInOz
This is where you can get it: ...

This is where you can get it: http://www.janus-design.net/english/
There are other places I am sure, but I don't know them off the top of my head.
With where you are in your last post, the plastic...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-11-2014, 01:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 396
Posted By TurnersInOz
Heating the bolt won't help anyway, it will cause...

Heating the bolt won't help anyway, it will cause the bolt to expand and be even more tight.
You'd want to heat the block around the bolt, cool the bolt or both for this to be much help.
Personally...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-06-2014, 01:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 608
Posted By TurnersInOz
The thermostats usually fail open, which will not...

The thermostats usually fail open, which will not result in a hot condition.
While it may be a good idea to change it as PM, it may very well not be the cause of your issue.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-05-2014, 02:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,230
Posted By TurnersInOz
Happy to help! You cannot buy the duct already...

Happy to help!
You cannot buy the duct already cut; you can buy the piece to put inside the cut you make, or make one yourself.
Purchasing the ready-made insert is nice, but it only works in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-04-2014, 05:16 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,230
Posted By TurnersInOz
There are some things you'll need to have on hand...

There are some things you'll need to have on hand ahead of tackling this, such as an insert to go into the air duct to close up the hole that must be cut to accommodate the double-din unit. These...
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