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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-30-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 361
Views: 134,851
Posted By Frank_E46
First of all, thanks to the OP--old thread BUT...

First of all, thanks to the OP--old thread BUT good thread!

I have a 2004 325ci @ 122,000 miles and thought it would be a good idea to finally do this DIY because of the smell of burnt oil (should...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-11-2013, 07:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 20,344
Posted By Frank_E46
Thanks arby2211... I was going to just...

Thanks arby2211...

I was going to just press-down but looking at the braket the ET sits on...I was concerned of breaking it.

So I looked around the garage and e46-riged the jack/4x4/2x4...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-11-2013, 06:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 20,344
Posted By Frank_E46
Here's an image of the clawhammer in action. Get...

Here's an image of the clawhammer in action. Get under the lip of the old ET--and steady pressure and up/out the old Expansion Tank came out.
Once again, removing old ET and replacing was a...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-11-2013, 06:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 20,344
Posted By Frank_E46
And a third view. Once again, using the...

And a third view.

Once again, using the jack, 4x4, 2x4 will provide you a solid platform to confidently slide the new ET back on the braket without being afraid to break the braket it sits on.
...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-11-2013, 06:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 20,344
Posted By Frank_E46
Here's another view: ...

Here's another view:

http://i962.photobucket.com/albums/ae108/frankendaya/jacked2_zps6a3bf0bb.jpg
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-11-2013, 06:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 20,344
Posted By Frank_E46
Old thread, but still helpful. Thanks OP!...

Old thread, but still helpful.
Thanks OP! (Gopher)

I too used a clawhammer to remove the ET--slow steady pressure 'easily' removed the ET (was worried about the removing process-but it was...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-31-2012, 03:23 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,154
Posted By Frank_E46
:bump: ...because this is 'bump' worthy! ...

:bump:

...because this is 'bump' worthy!

I'm a fan...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-08-2012, 10:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 300
Posted By Frank_E46
Flex Disk... :tsk: I'm thinking you may...

Flex Disk...

:tsk:

I'm thinking you may be correct.

I'll stick her up on jacks and take a look...mucho thanks.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-08-2012, 10:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 300
Posted By Frank_E46
Vibration @45mph, cluch in...vibration stops

Good evening all,

Searched threads but could not find a 'fix'.:tsk:

Here are the symptoms:

-Vibration @ ~45mph

-Clutch in\depressed...vibration stops when car is going 45mph+
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2012, 11:33 PM
Replies: 955
Views: 138,636
Posted By Frank_E46
Glad it was not a surprise for you Stinger9...it...

Glad it was not a surprise for you Stinger9...it was for me.

I like informative threads that help our community and this is one of them.

Once again, thanks to all on this site that make owning,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2012, 11:26 PM
Replies: 955
Views: 138,636
Posted By Frank_E46
At the open position, the electrical connector is...

At the open position, the electrical connector is easily lifted vice 'monkey gripping' and yanking off like in the youtube video.
FYI, replaced the fuel filter at 80K.
This past weekend replaced:...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2012, 11:12 PM
Replies: 955
Views: 138,636
Posted By Frank_E46
...and here's a pix of the open position: ...

...and here's a pix of the open position:

http://i962.photobucket.com/albums/ae108/frankendaya/open.jpg
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2012, 11:11 PM
Replies: 955
Views: 138,636
Posted By Frank_E46
...here's a pix of the closed position: ...

...here's a pix of the closed position:

http://i962.photobucket.com/albums/ae108/frankendaya/closed.jpg
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2012, 08:26 PM
Replies: 955
Views: 138,636
Posted By Frank_E46
...please do so jfoj. I'm glad to humbly...

...please do so jfoj.

I'm glad to humbly contribute to an excellent site...for me, that's the bottom line.

We're here to help each other out vice feed the stealership!
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2012, 07:30 PM
Replies: 955
Views: 138,636
Posted By Frank_E46
Thanks jfoj... Removed/Replaced fuel pump but...

Thanks jfoj...
Removed/Replaced fuel pump but only after failure. LUCKY for me she died on my driveway. (2005 325ci/110K)
Did some shopping around and BMA w/code had the best price and excellent...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-05-2012, 05:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 27,512
Posted By Frank_E46
+1 love this forum for selfless acts like posting...

+1 love this forum for selfless acts like posting this vid...

Old vid but helped me out today
Forum: Site Sponsor Group Buys 07-24-2012, 12:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,158
Posted By Frank_E46
...2-late? If I am...I'll go in on the next...

...2-late?

If I am...I'll go in on the next group buy.
Forum: Engine & Performance 11-14-2011, 11:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 327
Posted By Frank_E46
PM Anthony@bimmerbrakes Not sure if it's...

PM Anthony@bimmerbrakes

Not sure if it's too late to get in GroupBuy
Forum: Southwest 11-07-2011, 09:35 PM
Replies: 670
Views: 89,583
Posted By Frank_E46
We're squared away Anthony. GoogleCheckout =...

We're squared away Anthony.
GoogleCheckout = c/w.
Forum: Southwest 11-02-2011, 11:40 PM
Replies: 670
Views: 89,583
Posted By Frank_E46
Add me Anthony, Frank_E46, 2004 325ci,...

Add me Anthony,

Frank_E46, 2004 325ci, Stanless Steel with 02 Sims

thanx.
Forum: Southwest 10-31-2011, 04:17 PM
Replies: 670
Views: 89,583
Posted By Frank_E46
scottz, (Sent you a PM) If these Headers are...

scottz, (Sent you a PM)

If these Headers are the very same that 'Anthony//Bimmerbrakes' has been selling to fellow E46 drivers on this site--I'll take them at the price you quoted. Hope you...
Forum: Southwest 10-26-2011, 11:11 PM
Replies: 670
Views: 89,583
Posted By Frank_E46
Read this excellent thread! Looks like a lot of...

Read this excellent thread! Looks like a lot of happy customers have been taken care of by Anthony//bimmerbrakes. The price is right and a lot of happy e46 drivers!!!

Just one question--
Will...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-11-2011, 10:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,347
Posted By Frank_E46
Thanks dmax, but the wheel lugs are *much* easier...

Thanks dmax, but the wheel lugs are *much* easier to take off vice the lugs attaching the brake. My bad for not being more clear.
As an e46 driver, you've probably already experienced changing out...
Forum: Polls & Surveys - Please Participate! 10-11-2011, 09:53 PM
Replies: 343
Views: 20,806
Posted By Frank_E46
Love the banter= definitely two lines of...

Love the banter= definitely two lines of thinking. We get *replace only when needed* because cash is tight. BUT as an owner of an item, we want to make sure itíll function as designed and mechanical...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-11-2011, 09:27 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,999
Posted By Frank_E46
Looks Bad A$$! I can see how you really like...

Looks Bad A$$!
I can see how you really like it, but $1K on a wheel-grrrrrreen w/envy!
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