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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-01-2011, 07:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,176
Posted By xArmyPilot
Solved\Update - Thanks all for sharing your...

Solved\Update - Thanks all for sharing your thoughts. I did a leak down test yesterday afternoon and it started out being fairly inconclusive....that is until I pulled the plugs. Got those suckas...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-31-2011, 10:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,176
Posted By xArmyPilot
Really? No cooling gurus out there interested in...

Really? No cooling gurus out there interested in taking a stab??? One mechanic is saying that a cylinder sleeve may have slipped - I think that's doubtful as the engine is running like a top...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-30-2011, 12:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,176
Posted By xArmyPilot
My 330ci's cooling system is posessed!

It is beginning to feel like my '01 330ci's cooling system is posessed :loco:. Last winter I had an expansion tank failure that resulted in the car being severely overheated and placing stress on an...
Forum: Complete Cars 02-05-2011, 08:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,216
Posted By xArmyPilot
Thanks for all the inquiries :thumbup: - Given...

Thanks for all the inquiries :thumbup: - Given the condition, I've decided I'm going make the investment of time and fix the head then sell the car. If you are interested in a 330ci in a fully...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-16-2011, 02:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,152
Posted By xArmyPilot
Thanks for sticking to topic, MVRK :clap: Your...

Thanks for sticking to topic, MVRK :clap: Your words of wisdom are heeded and especially appreciated :bow:.

Issue started with the typical expansion tank failure and cascaded downward from...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-16-2011, 11:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,152
Posted By xArmyPilot
blown head gasket DIY help

Howdy all,
I've got an '01 330ci (M54, prod date 08/01) with a blown head gasket and I am considering undertaking this repair myself. I know about the "special tools" required for variable...
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-07-2011, 09:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,730
Posted By xArmyPilot
Welcome and nice ride! I ambered my high beams...

Welcome and nice ride! I ambered my high beams last spring, love 'em!
Forum: Interior 01-04-2011, 04:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,722
Posted By xArmyPilot
Items are sold - Thanks Alvin!

Items are sold - Thanks Alvin!
Forum: Interior 01-03-2011, 06:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,722
Posted By xArmyPilot
Pending Sale :thumbup:

Pending Sale :thumbup:
Forum: Interior 12-31-2010, 06:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,722
Posted By xArmyPilot
BUMP. C'mon folks, don't wake up next week...

BUMP.
C'mon folks, don't wake up next week with the regret that you didn't jump on this. :facepalm:
Forum: Interior 12-30-2010, 10:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,722
Posted By xArmyPilot
I do have a spare round airbag that I could add...

I do have a spare round airbag that I could add :thumbsup:. $500 would get the wheel, round airbag, clockspring, connectors & wiring. This is a great price, so let me know if you're interested
Forum: Interior 12-30-2010, 06:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,722
Posted By xArmyPilot
I haven't performed the mod personally, but the...

I haven't performed the mod personally, but the the DIY listed here (http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=571539) rates the install a 3 out of 10 on the difficulty scale. Pretty much just...
Forum: Complete Cars 12-29-2010, 04:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,216
Posted By xArmyPilot
:bump:

:bump:
Forum: Interior 12-29-2010, 06:52 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,722
Posted By xArmyPilot
Bumpelstiltskin

Bumpelstiltskin
Forum: Interior 12-28-2010, 08:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 692
Posted By xArmyPilot
+1 This stuff works great if you take your time....

+1 This stuff works great if you take your time. GL with the project :pimpin:
Forum: Complete Cars 12-28-2010, 08:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,216
Posted By xArmyPilot
FS: '01 330ci Coupe, Schwartz black on black (INDIANA)

2001 BMW 330ci Coupe with 127160 miles. Steptronic AT, Schwartz black exterior on black leather interior. Car starts and runs, but has been overheating and running rough so it may need head gasket...
Forum: Interior 12-28-2010, 07:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,722
Posted By xArmyPilot
:bump:

:bump:
Forum: Interior 12-27-2010, 08:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,722
Posted By xArmyPilot
The 1st $250 takes all. Just to add a bit of...

The 1st $250 takes all. Just to add a bit of clarity, my plan was to use MITE46's DIY and the info from this post (http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=571539).

The only items missing to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-25-2010, 04:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,125
Posted By xArmyPilot
Agreed. But for the price it's worth trying to...

Agreed. But for the price it's worth trying to recover it, even if its for a relatively short time. Worse case I'll go with another motor or part this joker out, she's in fairly decent shape aside...
Forum: Interior 12-25-2010, 04:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,722
Posted By xArmyPilot
FS: SSG Paddleshift steering wheel, Clockspring

Just as the post states, just never got around to this mod. Perfect combo if you're thinking about modding your boring step with a lively paddle shift :idea:. The SSG paddles allow you to upshift...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2010, 02:45 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,621
Posted By xArmyPilot
+1 :thumbsup: Same deal here with my old 325i

+1 :thumbsup: Same deal here with my old 325i
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2010, 02:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,125
Posted By xArmyPilot
Ok, so if removing and gutting my thermo is the...

Ok, so if removing and gutting my thermo is the only option then that's that. But the thermo is brand new which still leaves me wondering : is there is a way to force the thermo open electronically...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-21-2010, 06:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,125
Posted By xArmyPilot
I agree that the thermo will probably need to go...

I agree that the thermo will probably need to go after this, but the previous owner had put in a brand new oem expansion tank and new oem upper/lower hoses...so technically I should be solid.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-21-2010, 05:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,454
Posted By xArmyPilot
I picked up a set of these for my 330ci in 18"...

I picked up a set of these for my 330ci in 18" from EuroTech a.k.a. UsaRim last summer. Not bad wheels for the price, but the clear coat lacquer was wavy in places (you had to really look) and the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-21-2010, 05:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,125
Posted By xArmyPilot
- Makes sense, that removes the mechanicals and...

- Makes sense, that removes the mechanicals and leaves the sensor in place, right?



- Agreed, not a good practice in my book if you really care about the car. :facepalm:




- Absolutely...
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