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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-17-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 399
Posted By tonyisok
Starter replacement completed...remanufactured...

Starter replacement completed...remanufactured from BMA auto parts....Car starts right up. When I re-did my clutch I replaced the starter then (4yrs ago); it was much easier...like putting a book on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-13-2015, 01:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 399
Posted By tonyisok
Installing new starter....not fun, much easier to...

Installing new starter....not fun, much easier to do when replacing clutch....It would have been an act of kindness for BMW to mount starter to lower portion of flywheel...Took starter to both...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-10-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 399
Posted By tonyisok
I took battery out of car to autozone and battery...

I took battery out of car to autozone and battery tested good.

Thinking problem is solenoid as I confirmed power getting to starter/solenoid, but there is dead silence when I turn the key. I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-08-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 399
Posted By tonyisok
We Meet Again....Thanks SolidJake.....Thanks for...

We Meet Again....Thanks SolidJake.....Thanks for the link...

Was able to verify with multimeter battery running 12.76....

Confirmed with test light power reaching starter (still silent running...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-07-2015, 12:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 399
Posted By tonyisok
Car will not start

Went to try to start car other day and got a big surprise....nothing....

I turned the key and dashboard lights illuminate but nothing else...no clicking, no cranking sounds at all....

I tried...
Forum: Miscellaneous 06-24-2015, 11:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 292
Posted By tonyisok
Thank you

Thank you
Forum: Miscellaneous 06-20-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 292
Posted By tonyisok
F/S New Rear Brakes pads in the Box

Selling set of NIB Rear e46 Textar Brake pads (BMW part # 34216778168). I needed front brakes and mistakenly ordered rear brakes and since I had already applied the "anti-squeal" paste I could not...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-21-2015, 09:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 360
Posted By tonyisok
Blue it will be....Thanks

Blue it will be....Thanks
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-21-2015, 03:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 360
Posted By tonyisok
While changing oil I looked over d/s flex disc...

While changing oil I looked over d/s flex disc and discovered 2-nuts missing from d/s to tranny yoke were missing....Had a few extra nuts from previous flex disc work and tighen them up....problem...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-19-2015, 01:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 360
Posted By tonyisok
thanks; I will inspect those areas.

thanks; I will inspect those areas.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-19-2015, 12:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 484
Posted By tonyisok
When I check the instrument cluster all the...

When I check the instrument cluster all the gauges cycle through without problem including fuel gauges...



I used the hidden function to test fuel level as well...I filled the car up and the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-16-2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 360
Posted By tonyisok
Shake, Rattle and Roll

I have been having some weird vibration with accelerating from 40-60mph. I thought it was tires/wheels; multiple balancing rotations however vibration doesn't shift. Beginning to think its something...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-16-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 484
Posted By tonyisok
Well....I got my hands on a good light tester and...

Well....I got my hands on a good light tester and the harness to the pump had power; and this is this is the caveat; you have about a 3.5 sec window from the time you turn the ignition to pos #2 to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-15-2015, 03:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 484
Posted By tonyisok
I'm thinking this is a bit different as there...

I'm thinking this is a bit different as there seems to be no electrical activity from fuel pump...power to pump, but cannot hear pump prime....
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-15-2015, 11:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 484
Posted By tonyisok
Opened cap on fuel rail to release fuel pressure;...

Opened cap on fuel rail to release fuel pressure; discounted harness on fuel pump; turned ignition to #2(on) and tested for power at the harness (power confirmed with Ohm meter); reconnected harness...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-14-2015, 05:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 484
Posted By tonyisok
Thanks for reminding me of BMA...good folks over...

Thanks for reminding me of BMA...good folks over there.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-14-2015, 05:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 484
Posted By tonyisok
Car Stalled and Will Not Start

I have been having some weird vibration with accelerating from 40-60mph. I thought it was tires/wheels; multiple balancing rotations however vibration doesn't shift. Begin to think its something...
Forum: Miscellaneous BMW and E46 Parts 04-24-2015, 10:26 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 217
Posted By tonyisok
F/S Rear Brake Pads

Selling New/Unused Set of Rear BMW e46 Brake Pads (BMW p/n 34216778168). I needed the front brake pad set, but mistakenly ordered the Rear set....With this purchase you not only save money on the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-11-2015, 01:36 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,466
Posted By tonyisok
Replaced because subframe mounts pulled away from...

Replaced because subframe mounts pulled away from car chassis; see photos in earlier posting
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-11-2015, 12:49 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,466
Posted By tonyisok
Recap....Replaced Rear Axle Carrier (subframe);...

Recap....Replaced Rear Axle Carrier (subframe); subframe bushings; all bushings on Rear Trailing Arm/Rear Upper/Lower Control Arm Bushings; Rear Sway Bar Bushings; All Bushings on Rear Differential;...
Forum: Miscellaneous BMW and E46 Parts 03-09-2015, 11:46 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 316
Posted By tonyisok
16117176511 Fuel Vent Pipe

Brand New Unused BMW Fuel Vent Pipe (hose) BMW p/n #16117176511

$50/OBO with Free Shipping

You can also refer to ebay.com item #111588262146
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-07-2015, 10:23 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,466
Posted By tonyisok
Got alignment.....need to tweak parking brake...I...

Got alignment.....need to tweak parking brake...I think it's a wrap...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-04-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,466
Posted By tonyisok
I stripped the rear lower shock mount bolt holes...

I stripped the rear lower shock mount bolt holes in the rear trailing arms.....I finally got a helicoil kit and was able to bolt up both shocks to trailing arms....I hope these things hold up in real...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-04-2015, 10:46 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,466
Posted By tonyisok
Aughhhh....Stripped out both lower shock mount...

Aughhhh....Stripped out both lower shock mount bolt holes...Finally got Helicoil kits and both sides done....First time with the helicoils; I guess I'll see how they hold up in real life...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-28-2015, 10:12 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,466
Posted By tonyisok
I have just about completed the re-installation...

I have just about completed the re-installation of the drive-train...fuel system completed; seats back in, but somehow I managed to strip on of the lower shock mount threads on the Rear Trailing...
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