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Forum: Parting Out 04-08-2012, 07:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,302
Posted By introspekt408
Ill take the drivers side rear view mirror shell!...

Ill take the drivers side rear view mirror shell! pM me!
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-28-2011, 12:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 352
Posted By introspekt408
I wish a nice hot couger would be cool! Ill check...

I wish a nice hot couger would be cool! Ill check the tires but I think they srill cool!
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-27-2011, 06:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 352
Posted By introspekt408
Vibration...growling sound from rear!

When driving on the freeway or at speeds there is a loud growling sound kind of like a deep exhaust sound. I thought it was the exhaust but it doesnt change when i press or depress the gas pedal. It...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-11-2011, 07:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 526
Posted By introspekt408
Yes it was the black water pump pulley and before...

Yes it was the black water pump pulley and before reading this it did just as you said cracked threw the belt and I am stranded....good thing only a few blocks from home!! Thanks for the responsess!
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-11-2011, 06:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 526
Posted By introspekt408
Water pump cover....cracked!

I think thats whats its called. The round piece behind the fan clutch with the 4 bolts iin it. I just finished changing my radiator and removed the an clutch with a big wrench and screwdriver(which...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-09-2011, 06:17 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,397
Posted By introspekt408
Sorry to revive but what steps.were needed to...

Sorry to revive but what steps.were needed to remove the motor.mount and bracket? And also did you remove rom the top?
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-09-2011, 11:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,470
Posted By introspekt408
This must not be a common problem. If someone may...

This must not be a common problem. If someone may have a repair manual that might explain the process and what may need to be removed that would be great also!!! thanks
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-08-2011, 03:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,407
Posted By introspekt408
If anything just 1) check the fluid level 2) Top...

If anything just 1) check the fluid level 2) Top off as necessesary, I've quickly learned that just low fluid alone can trigger all kinds of weird stuff on our cars (i.e. codes, shifting issues etc)...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-08-2011, 03:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,470
Posted By introspekt408
Bump!!! Sorry I need to get as much info before...

Bump!!! Sorry I need to get as much info before tomorrow!
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-08-2011, 01:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,470
Posted By introspekt408
Transmission fluid cooler lines(remove/replace)

I've searched and searched and there really is not a whole lot on this! I've started to take pics to hopefully put a good DIY out there however, I'm a litttle stuck and need help with putting the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-08-2011, 12:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,400
Posted By introspekt408
Im going to revive this thread once again as i...

Im going to revive this thread once again as i can't seem to find anything either. I started the job and have been taking pictures to post my first DIY on this job, but I need to figure out the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-05-2011, 11:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,593
Posted By introspekt408
So I was able to find the culprit for the leak. ...

So I was able to find the culprit for the leak. There was a rip on the transmission fluid cooler line that goes to through the cooler on the transmission. Not sure how it got ripped because its on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-04-2011, 04:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,593
Posted By introspekt408
So it was driving fine when I first noticed it...

So it was driving fine when I first noticed it and after the second or third day of leaking it started slipping (ie revving high, but hesitating to move; which is what i was referring to above) and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-04-2011, 03:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 424
Posted By introspekt408
Oh schnapp! those sound a little more...

Oh schnapp! those sound a little more complicated. Would be able to actual these and/or the area where they are located once the car is up to determine if it is in fact one of these seals?
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-04-2011, 03:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,593
Posted By introspekt408
Low Transmission Fluid symtoms

I have transmission fluid leak and took it to a indy shop to search the leak for me. He said he plugged it in and it read errors for gear 1 and 5. I told him that it was leaking slowly and as more...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-04-2011, 12:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 424
Posted By introspekt408
Thanks for the quick reply! I've been reading...

Thanks for the quick reply! I've been reading on(bav auto and pelican) that removal does.not require.removing transmission but disconnecting selector rod and then.prying out the seal.and replacing...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-04-2011, 10:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 424
Posted By introspekt408
328i auto tranny fluid leak

My 99 328i automatic with 148000 miles has a serious leak and im.trying to narrow down the area to look at for possible causes. Its trickling down from somewhere and dripping through my splash...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2010, 09:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 572
Posted By introspekt408
so?1

Does driving the car the way I described it above cause damage to the transmission and/or shifter? Sorry I don't have the book anymore, and was also wondering what does the" S" stand for on the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-09-2010, 05:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 572
Posted By introspekt408
Shifting in Non Steptronic Auto transmission?

I was wondering if its ok to manual shift regularly in a non-steptronic (at least I believe it is) transmission? I have a 99 328i with 143000 miles and driving in S4 and shifting over to regular D...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-09-2010, 12:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 679
Posted By introspekt408
Thanks for all the input! This has always been a...

Thanks for all the input! This has always been a reliable site. I will jack it up this weekend and take a looksy!
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-08-2010, 03:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 679
Posted By introspekt408
Low deep clunk sound?

I have a 99 328i with 137000 miles on it. The last 3 weeks or so there has been this sound like a tennis ball in a bucket kind of clunk and sometimes rattle when I make turns to the right. It kind of...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 11-18-2009, 02:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,064
Posted By introspekt408
PM sent on these!

PM sent on these!
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-07-2009, 05:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 454
Posted By introspekt408
regulator was out now Key doesn't open door!!!!

So I believe my driver's side window regulator hasn't been working for the last 6-8months and so I haven't really been rolling it down. And also I lost the only key I had that was programmed to my...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-17-2009, 02:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 416
Posted By introspekt408
I remember reading about the fans when I had to...

I remember reading about the fans when I had to replace my pullies. If I recall the electric one with the harness is for the manual transmissions, and the other for the autos. I read when searching...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-17-2009, 12:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 662
Posted By introspekt408
Thanks GDA, the belt was off however not snapped....

Thanks GDA, the belt was off however not snapped. I'm going to try to pull the fan and have an inspection on the pulleys.
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