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Forum: Site Sponsor Specials and Sales 12-11-2009, 11:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 637
Posted By Elwood
haha you know what I mean. If it's slapped to...

haha you know what I mean. If it's slapped to the side of the toolbox, it wont get lost. I was supposed to do that with the extras I have....
Forum: Site Sponsor Specials and Sales 12-11-2009, 09:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 637
Posted By Elwood
You know, I admit I kinda chuckled at these when...

You know, I admit I kinda chuckled at these when they first came out. I have access to the TIS, and of course this and other boards so I get official info and instructions. When it came time to do...
Forum: Ask a Site Sponsor 10-06-2009, 08:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 697
Posted By Elwood
Bimmertools. ...

Bimmertools.
http://www.bimmertools.com/product-p/aspen.htm
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 05-26-2009, 07:00 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 934
Posted By Elwood
Glad you enjoyed it. I seem to drive better with...

Glad you enjoyed it. I seem to drive better with a passenger!
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 05-24-2009, 01:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 934
Posted By Elwood
It's still a Bimmertools' car, just a different...

It's still a Bimmertools' car, just a different name on the title.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Opt1eFBdTNs
Forum: The Showroom 04-01-2009, 07:09 AM
Replies: 456
Views: 156,567
Posted By Elwood
That is one of those 'go big or go home' ideas. ...

That is one of those 'go big or go home' ideas. Effin bad ass.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-25-2008, 08:53 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,892
Posted By Elwood
Who are you calling bonehead.....wait, mine are...

Who are you calling bonehead.....wait, mine are still at home so they can't be mine....but I bet they look the same. Unfortunately I could never get the FCAB's to work with the Meyle arms. Even...
Forum: General Off-Topic 08-01-2008, 08:06 AM
Replies: 2,817
Views: 230,176
Posted By Elwood
If it exists, it's probably here ...

If it exists, it's probably here

http://www.oaktreebuyrite.com/tourofthestore

A must visit for anyone in NJ that loves beer.
Forum: Sponsor Press Releases & New Product Announcements 06-04-2008, 08:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,776
Posted By Elwood
OEM control arm & UUC FCAB Vs. FCAB...

OEM control arm & UUC FCAB

Vs.

FCAB puller plate, bearing puller, impact gun

=

3 second removal (http://home.comcast.net/%7Emmarv74/FCAB-tool.AVI)
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-23-2008, 09:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,883
Posted By Elwood
The VP tool ...

The VP tool
https://secure.4siteusa.com/WhatsYourConcept_com/itemDetails.asp?itemID=644

Easy tool to make.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-22-2008, 01:41 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,892
Posted By Elwood
UUC FCAB's will certainly make other problems...

UUC FCAB's will certainly make other problems known (ie warn CA ball joints). This is how I found out my CA ball joints were shot. (little noise, a little shimmy)

UUC FCAB's do work better with...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-21-2008, 11:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,883
Posted By Elwood
I believe Bimmertools.com is looking into it,...

I believe Bimmertools.com is looking into it, something similar, or something new.....
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-07-2008, 06:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,656
Posted By Elwood
The connection from cylinder to actuator is a...

The connection from cylinder to actuator is a non-sprung position switch (electrical). So if you can turn your key and leave it that way, it most likely is your lock cylinder.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 05-06-2008, 02:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,242
Posted By Elwood
I have studs so a deep socket is required. So I...

I have studs so a deep socket is required. So I carry:

nylon wrapped deep socket (https://secure.4siteusa.com/WhatsYourConcept_com/itemDetails.asp?itemID=809)
+
1/2" Breaker bar

The OE tools...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-06-2008, 10:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,656
Posted By Elwood
Have you done any work to the door lock at all? 2...

Have you done any work to the door lock at all? 2 possible things that I can think of: There is a bit that connects the cylinder lock to the door lock actuator. If this is broken or not installed...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-25-2008, 05:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 450
Posted By Elwood
If the keyhole doesn't work it is definitely the...

If the keyhole doesn't work it is definitely the actuator. I just did mine and got it from Tischer for ~$120 shipped. It took me about a 2-2.5hours.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-25-2008, 09:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 450
Posted By Elwood
Does it lock via keyhole? Sounds like the door...

Does it lock via keyhole? Sounds like the door has recieved the signal, and tried to lock but failed. My bet is the lock actuator.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-19-2008, 01:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 534
Posted By Elwood
There's a direct connection from the key lock to...

There's a direct connection from the key lock to the door lock actuator. Sort of like a philips screw driver end that plugs into the actuator. Failing to connect these properly would render the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-19-2008, 01:49 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,021
Posted By Elwood
Yup, it was the door lock actuator. 2.5 hours...

Yup, it was the door lock actuator. 2.5 hours later I have a working door, and saved myself from another dealer ass pilaging.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-09-2008, 06:13 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,021
Posted By Elwood
I should have said: "Door will lock, but not...

I should have said: "Door will lock, but not unlock via key REMOTE." I can hear the motor going but it's like it's connected when locking, but not when unlocking.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-09-2008, 05:34 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,021
Posted By Elwood
I started getting this intermitantly. And just...

I started getting this intermitantly. And just now it's constant. Door will lock, but not unlock via key. It will unlock when using door handle. I'm assuming the same problem. Wondering how diy...
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum by BimmerWorld 03-18-2008, 09:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 964
Posted By Elwood
'reckin' is racin'...

'reckin' is racin'...
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum by BimmerWorld 03-18-2008, 07:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 964
Posted By Elwood
ARCA? good god. When is the ALMS race? I'll...

ARCA? good god.

When is the ALMS race? I'll be going down for that.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-12-2008, 11:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,762
Posted By Elwood
I have ultimate's up front on my 330. Less cold...

I have ultimate's up front on my 330. Less cold bite than OE, but once up to temp, they have better. I would not say they have less dust than OE. Equal to, if not more.
Forum: Miscellaneous 03-11-2008, 09:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 10,116
Posted By Elwood
TIG is for just about all metal. Typically used...

TIG is for just about all metal. Typically used for precision welding. If used by a skilled welder, it'll put out gorgeous welds. MIG is generally used for faster/larger welds.

FYI you'll need...
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