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Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2013, 09:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 821
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
Look under the driver side front you should see...

Look under the driver side front you should see what looks like a probe or antennae. that is your outside temp sensor. it mounts directly into the splash pan.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-25-2013, 11:20 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 4,189
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
That I am not sure but you have the sport and...

That I am not sure but you have the sport and premium packages. Do a tune up plugs air filter oil change. And when you aren't sure if the mpg's are accurate reset them with by holding the button on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-25-2013, 10:53 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 4,189
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
You mentioned your car had 17's before you...

You mentioned your car had 17's before you switched them to 18's. That's one clue you may have the sport package. The others are a 3 spoke steering wheel with round center. The seats are different...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-25-2013, 10:25 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 4,189
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
I get between 19 to 23 city depending on my mood...

I get between 19 to 23 city depending on my mood 19 when I am just fed up with people who Can't Understand Normal Thinking. Highway I get anywhere around 28 to 30.5. That's at 75 with the cruise set....
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-23-2012, 04:55 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,411
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
Most likely belt tension pulley I had to put in...

Most likely belt tension pulley I had to put in three of them it's the annoying bird chirp sound I had yours seem to be much more steady than mine was.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-07-2012, 09:45 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,461
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
NO Lambo doors they are really ricey they were...

NO Lambo doors they are really ricey they were popular on civics mini trucks and just have totally lost there popularity. Now as far as the Supercharger kit you do realize and shame on the rest for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-10-2012, 07:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 486
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
No E46's are not self healing unfortunately LMAO....

No E46's are not self healing unfortunately LMAO. I have referred to my car as a German version of Christine and call her Christalle. I wish she would self heal instead of being a high maintenance...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-04-2012, 10:17 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,513
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
I really feel for you op I have allot tied up in...

I really feel for you op I have allot tied up in my 323i sedan. I really hope insurance takes care of you. I had a company hook me up decent on a no fault accident. I had just put a new motor in the...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 07-28-2012, 08:08 PM
Replies: 462
Views: 26,184
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
Pics and price on the gtr hood? Is it face lift...

Pics and price on the gtr hood? Is it face lift or pre? Madwabbitt I lucked out its the carrier bearing and no sub frame issues. I have the new drive shaft but am going to need help putting it in. I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2012, 12:05 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 273
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
Help Saratoga Springs NY

Hey guys I have an issue. My carrier bearing is bad in my car and I have a whole new drive shaft and all components/tools to change it out. My only issue is I don't have enough jack stands or a lift...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-07-2012, 09:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 638
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
I feel like I wasted 3 minutes of my life and...

I feel like I wasted 3 minutes of my life and killed more brain cells watching this than when I smoked tons of pot in High School.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-11-2012, 09:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 963
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
Sorry have to do it guys. Plasti dip it (joking)

Sorry have to do it guys. Plasti dip it (joking)
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-11-2012, 05:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 438
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
Done thanks AC. They look good a little brighter...

Done thanks AC. They look good a little brighter than the tails. But, now the car doesn't look retarded having two lights not functioning when they look like they should. NO LCM issues at all. Come...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-11-2012, 03:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 438
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
Thanks AC. Well off to grab some crimp ons then...

Thanks AC. Well off to grab some crimp ons then I'll have it done with in the next couple hours. I have regular single filament bulbs already there. I just can't figure out why put them there and not...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-11-2012, 03:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 438
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
Rear fogs tapped to tail lights?

I have the rear fog bulbs already in my car and was thinking of tapping the rear tail light wires to make them work as additional tail lights. Will this effect my LCM? I am also considering auxiliary...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-11-2012, 03:12 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,079
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
No but would look into blacking out your grill or...

No but would look into blacking out your grill or going to body color. I blacked mine out on a pre face lift Orient blue sedan. I looks allot better and more sporty.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 06-11-2012, 03:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 635
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
Rear fogs tapped to tailights

I have the bulbs already in the rear fogs from the factory. What I am curious about is can I tap the tail light wiring. Then route it to make the rear fogs work as additional tail lights. The main...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-05-2012, 09:24 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 7,270
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
I have an Orient Blue sedan with no chrome at...

I have an Orient Blue sedan with no chrome at night my car has been mistaken for an un marked NY State trooper car.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-30-2012, 12:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 752
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
Nice work and car. I feel for you on the body....

Nice work and car. I feel for you on the body. It's better than mine. I have some unfortunate lower rocker and door rust. The worst part on my body is I can't find one panel that doesn't have a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-29-2012, 12:58 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,348
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
I will attest for what dom said your fine if its...

I will attest for what dom said your fine if its not ticking knocking or misfiring your fine. I can't tell you how many times I have had my motor close to or at 6K.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-23-2012, 09:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 874
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
Frozen gray or frozen black

Frozen gray or frozen black
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-22-2012, 12:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,948
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
It does work for mild hazing only bc toothpaste...

It does work for mild hazing only bc toothpaste is a mild abrasive. I have used it unfortunately my headlights need allot more help than toothpaste. It also made the front end smell nice and minty...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-20-2012, 03:52 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 4,691
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
Lmao I can agree totally. When I bought my car...

Lmao I can agree totally. When I bought my car the only two things that were chrome were the rear badge and the outside rim of the grill. I kept looking at it over and over and it just irritated me....
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-20-2012, 03:20 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 4,691
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
I have a 323i with a 325is motor swap e90 10...

I have a 323i with a 325is motor swap e90 10 spoke 17's with run flats. I did a muffler delete to a oval 5 inch tip,blacked out my grills and did some carbon fiber wrap in the interior. Other than...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-07-2012, 09:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,155
Posted By bootsonthegrnd
It could very well be the power steering pump....

It could very well be the power steering pump. When mine went it was the same way. No whining or straining. What happens is the drive shaft on the pulley for the power steering shears off inside the...
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