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Forum: General E46 Forum 04-06-2013, 03:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,919
Posted By stevepaa
I don't have all the tools I would have at my...

I don't have all the tools I would have at my house to get to the hoses at the rack, so I emptied the reservoir with turkey baster, filled with new fluid, started car and did lock to lock 4 times,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-06-2013, 11:42 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,919
Posted By stevepaa
I'll have to extract as best as I can where she...

I'll have to extract as best as I can where she lives, add dex and then drive it to my house to do flushes.

I could try to drain from supply line to pump. Is that easy to do in a parking lot? ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-06-2013, 11:20 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,919
Posted By stevepaa
Yeah, I have some DEX III. I'll get BMW oil at...

Yeah, I have some DEX III. I'll get BMW oil at dealer today.

BTW, oil just mixes with the ATF as it goes to the bottom but does not separate. So that is why extract and flush is logical thing to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-06-2013, 09:44 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,919
Posted By stevepaa
Okay, I'll do turkey baster. The put in DEX 3,...

Okay, I'll do turkey baster. The put in DEX 3, bring it to my house and do a flush twice.

Now the book says castrol 5w-30 synthetic. I have some Mobil 1 5w-30. any issue in my 2002 330CI?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-05-2013, 11:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,919
Posted By stevepaa
so my daughter put some oil in the power steering reservoir

She was checking her oil, she never has done that before, and she wanted to add some oil. So she opened the power steering top and poured a little in. Then she called to tell me she had no oil on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-16-2012, 01:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 918
Posted By stevepaa
question on fitting the 72s are 8x18...

question on fitting

the 72s are 8x18 ET47 225/40R18, 8.5 x 18 ET50 255/35R168
the 67s are 8 x 18 ET47 225/45R18, 9x18 ET 26 255 40R18

can i use same tires and what about...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-15-2012, 05:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 514
Posted By stevepaa
Can you take a picture of the fittings? This is...

Can you take a picture of the fittings? This is R134?
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-15-2012, 04:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 918
Posted By stevepaa
no style 72 currently available from any wrecker...

no style 72 currently available from any wrecker in US. I am having it welded.

But, I have a lead on a set of style 67 from 2001 M3. Anyone have these on their car?
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-14-2012, 02:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 918
Posted By stevepaa
Yeah I looked at classifeds here and ebay. I'll...

Yeah I looked at classifeds here and ebay. I'll do a global search on US cities tonight on craigslist. Never knew of modbargains. thanks

anyone replaced theirs already? Who is a good...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-14-2012, 01:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 918
Posted By stevepaa
wheels for 2002 330ci convertible

Maybe I could not do a very good search, but I could not find much.

2002 330ci convertible style 72 wheels. One wheel cracked about a year ago and I had it welded. Same wheel has developed...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-07-2012, 10:11 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,387
Posted By stevepaa
Just ask. If I have not done it on my daughters...

Just ask. If I have not done it on my daughters E46, I've done it on her 95 328 or my 69 2002 or Porsche or Buick or Volvo or Jaguar XK8 or on my son's 69 Chevelle or 67 Camaro or my other...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-06-2012, 09:18 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,387
Posted By stevepaa
There are a couple of PA transplants here at the...

There are a couple of PA transplants here at the office. My boss likes to start staff meeting with steeler trivia questions.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-06-2012, 09:14 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,387
Posted By stevepaa
no, but my niece went to his school.

no, but my niece went to his school.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-06-2012, 09:09 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,387
Posted By stevepaa
double that last number

double that last number
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-06-2012, 08:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 475
Posted By stevepaa
bump

bump
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-06-2012, 04:49 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 6,592
Posted By stevepaa
My daughter will get rid of her 2002 as soon as...

My daughter will get rid of her 2002 as soon as she finishes her MBA. I despise those low profile tires and the fact that BMW did not make TPMS mandatory with those wheels. Destroyed three tires...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-06-2012, 04:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 475
Posted By stevepaa
cracked rim style 72 rear where to fix?

2002 330ci rear wheel style 72 code 59383 has a 1 inch crack on inside bead rim.

Anyone know a good place to get it welded up and smoothed in SF bay area. It does not need to be refinished.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-19-2012, 03:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 852
Posted By stevepaa
Yeah, that's what I thought also. But I switched...

Yeah, that's what I thought also. But I switched the coil packs around and no DTCs. Every thing is clear. Smooth idle.

Strange, but I'll live with it until it happens again.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-19-2012, 01:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 852
Posted By stevepaa
same rough idle with or without MAF. codes...

same rough idle with or without MAF.

codes with MAF disconnected
P1351 F2 misfire #5
P1343 EE misfire #1
08 air mass sensor


codes with MAF connected
P1351 F2 misfire #5
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-19-2012, 12:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 852
Posted By stevepaa
Not the screen shield, the plastic cross hairs at...

Not the screen shield, the plastic cross hairs at the exit plane of the MAF. The piece fell into the MAF interior. The wires look intact, but the measurements would indicate to me a disconnect.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-19-2012, 12:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 852
Posted By stevepaa
MAF specs?

While reinstalling the airbox and MAF after replacing alternator, I grabbed the MAF incorrectly and broke the plastic cross hairs and pushed them inside. Reinstalled the MAF and the engine has rough...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-06-2008, 05:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 474
Posted By stevepaa
where is SRS reset connector and OBD?

My daughter has a 2002 330CI and the door aribag went off when she hit a pothole in the road. I replaced the airbag and will get the tool to reset the light, but I can not find the plug for SRS...
Forum: Sponsor Press Releases & New Product Announcements 04-04-2008, 02:45 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,972
Posted By stevepaa
Hasn't anyone here cracked the codes so you can...

Hasn't anyone here cracked the codes so you can connect to the OBDII and query everything through your PC?
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-03-2008, 04:18 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,062
Posted By stevepaa
me too

The driver's side aribag went off when my daughter was driving her 330 on a freeway after she hit a pothole. No damage and so we drove it to the dealer. No damge to tire, wheel or any part of...
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