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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-23-2013, 11:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 945
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
I will change my spark plugs and my stuck open...

I will change my spark plugs and my stuck open tstat. I know for a fact that its stuck open. Thanks for all your help guys!
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-18-2013, 09:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 945
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
Update. Up to about 120 miles driven after CCV....

Update. Up to about 120 miles driven after CCV. hoses (and other above listed repairs performed) and check engine light still off. Engine seems to be running fine only with a slight knock that was...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-13-2013, 11:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 945
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
i checked everything again and realized that the...

i checked everything again and realized that the lower most ccv hose that goes to the oil dip stick was not attached at all and must have never fully snapped on in place. yes one of the hoses does...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-13-2013, 08:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 945
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
All the gas was out for sure. Is there a way to...

All the gas was out for sure. Is there a way to tell if something like a lifter or piston is damaged? If I start it up and it idles fine is it ok to drive?
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-13-2013, 12:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 945
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
Huge engine knocks after PO171/4 fixes. afraid to drive!!

So I just replaced the pressure regulating valve (CCV), all of the related hoses, the DISA, Intake boots, the oil vapor/distributor O-rings, the injector O-rings, the throttle body gasket, the intake...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-27-2013, 03:27 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,379
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
is URO in general garbage or just for this...

is URO in general garbage or just for this specific part?
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-20-2013, 08:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 466
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
Ok I got the buttons out. They actually push...

Ok I got the buttons out. They actually push forward from the back. The volume up/down and accelerate/decelerate buttons are rocker buttons that are held on by 2 small plastic nipples each. You can...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-20-2013, 12:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 466
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
sport steering wheel BUTTON removal?

hello guys, thanks to the help of the forums I was able to remove my steering wheel and its front "faceplates"

I am overhauling my entire interior with black alcontara headliner material, carbon...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 01-10-2013, 12:33 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,495
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
anybody?

anybody?
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 01-08-2013, 10:41 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,495
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
Ya , I realize that. But the claim that BOTH OEM...

Ya , I realize that. But the claim that BOTH OEM BMW Pads AND Rotors Being made of softer compounds makes sense to me but I need that verified.

I am trying to verify if BMW Rotors are any...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 01-08-2013, 08:46 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,495
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
Can anybody say if the claim that OEM rotors are...

Can anybody say if the claim that OEM rotors are a softer compound? I get the claim that the OEM pads being softer seeing how they put off a lot of dust but I cant confirm if the rotors are a softer...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-08-2013, 08:44 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 28,616
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
I have not checked the part numbers yet but thats...

I have not checked the part numbers yet but thats a point I will do that!

And thanks, riding low like I do takes its toll, both on your body and your car..
Forum: Suspension and Braking 01-05-2013, 01:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,387
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
at this time the rear shock mounts are still...

at this time the rear shock mounts are still available, make me an offer.
Forum: Interior 01-05-2013, 12:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 681
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
The knob is no longer available. Thanks guy!

The knob is no longer available. Thanks guy!
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2013, 11:11 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 28,616
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
yes and apparently June 03" surpasses the models...

yes and apparently June 03" surpasses the models that valeo makes flywheels for. bogus!

Sent from my SGH-T679 using Bimmer App
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 01-04-2013, 12:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,495
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
Ok ok guys this isnt a "which pad do you...

Ok ok guys this isnt a "which pad do you recommend" type of post. Im merely wondering if anyone can verify if brands "TRW" or "Lucas" are actual BMW OEM pads and NOT merely OE fitment/replacement...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 01-04-2013, 11:48 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,495
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
did those jurid have a great initial bite like...

did those jurid have a great initial bite like new Bimmers?
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 01-04-2013, 09:53 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,495
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
Thanks for your advice. I realize that there are...

Thanks for your advice. I realize that there are many many "OE Fitment" brake pads out there, I have been through about 3 sets and have never actually owned and OEM set of rotors and pads on this...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 01-04-2013, 09:35 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,495
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
Are these OEM BMW Brake Parts?

eBay Listing (http://www.ebay.com/itm/221168816374?item=221168816374&viewitem=&sspagename=ADME:X:RTQ:MOTORS:1123&vxp=mtr)

I am looking for OEM BMW Front Brake pads and rotors for my 2003 e46 325i....
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2013, 09:09 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 28,616
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
As far as I can see, there is no Valoe flywheel...

As far as I can see, there is no Valoe flywheel for my June 2003 (ET37) 325i. Whats the deal with that? Anyone know why they dont have this flywheel for my model?
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 11-29-2012, 06:10 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 13,132
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
I have heard that our sway bar end links even...

I have heard that our sway bar end links even when new can be loud and make popping sounds when turning..

OP, does it happen when parked and turning the wheel or when driving?
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 11-29-2012, 01:24 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 13,132
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
Just did the Meyle HD Arms/wishbones HD FCABS ,...

Just did the Meyle HD Arms/wishbones HD FCABS , tie rods/boots and new sway bar end links. The Meyle HD arms are FANTASTIC!

Your problem is most definitely the sway bar end links. Hopefully you...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-29-2012, 12:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 268
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
Thanks for your reply. So do you believe that...

Thanks for your reply. So do you believe that resting your hand the the shifter is or is not an issue? The weight I added to the selector rod is actually gonna be a lot less than what your arm...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-29-2012, 11:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 268
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
Weighted Selector Rod / WSR / How much is too much weight?

So I was looking into the Rogue Engineering WSR and then came across the this link (http://understeer.com/cheapwsr.shtml) on how to make your own.

I added 2x9" galvanized steel bars and one some...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-28-2012, 02:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,548
Posted By Mesa3077Boogie
yea Someone clipped my quarter panel and bumper...

yea Someone clipped my quarter panel and bumper at a gas station. hit and run. I paid for the upgraded aero kit/m dynamics front bumper and under panels and also opted for the hood respray.

You...
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