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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself Yesterday, 07:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 275
Posted By MattVa
You did the work. Just pointed you in the right...

You did the work. Just pointed you in the right direction.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-21-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 275
Posted By MattVa
I will help you out a bit Bmw does not...

I will help you out a bit



Bmw does not seem to prewire for options unlike many other manufacturers. Means nearly every car is wired different depending on options. Such a PITA to retro...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-05-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 152,015
Posted By MattVa
Work your way down, each thing you remove on the...

Work your way down, each thing you remove on the top side makes more room below. Get the splash shield by the booster out, that gives you access to the idle air and TB components. Dipstick tube is...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-05-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 152,015
Posted By MattVa
Flex head driver, ratcheting swivel head box...

Flex head driver, ratcheting swivel head box wrenches, long skinny screwdrivers and lots of patience are your friends.

The intake boot is the easier part. The real fun is the dive, dip, duck and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 432
Posted By MattVa
No...I mean 3 feet or 36"... It gives you a...

No...I mean 3 feet or 36"... It gives you a straight shot to the top/side bell bolts without a swivel...you could put a bunch of extensions together, but it makes it difficult to get good torque.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 432
Posted By MattVa
The LUK clutch from Amazon is 167.00, Mine...

The LUK clutch from Amazon is 167.00, Mine included the pilot tool.
My local shop machined the flywheel for $60.00 While I waited
I spent another $40 or $50 on a new rear main and new bolts.

You...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 07-02-2014, 09:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 164
Posted By MattVa
Thanks Andrew. Payment sent.

Thanks Andrew.

Payment sent.
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 07-02-2014, 05:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 164
Posted By MattVa
Perfect.....PM Sent.

Perfect.....PM Sent.
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 07-02-2014, 09:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 164
Posted By MattVa
Single Xenon Projector 2.5"

Looking for a single 2.5" Xenon projector from 00-01 E46. Need only the lens and frame, not even the reflector bowl.

Lens must be clear and free of defects, a pair would be OK.

Thanks,
Matt
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-22-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 9,824
Posted By MattVa
As a side note in NCS Dummy there is an option in...

As a side note in NCS Dummy there is an option in the KMB file to use wert_01 or Wert _02 for coolant temperature value (kuelmitteltemp_wert)
Characteristic curves 1 & 2


you could program both...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-14-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 219
Views: 130,870
Posted By MattVa
I have done 3 sets so far. I would recommend hand...

I have done 3 sets so far. I would recommend hand sanding using several grits. Only use a power sander/drill or dremel on areas where you need to remove high spots of METAL. I use 150 for initial...
Forum: Parting Out 06-07-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,088
Posted By MattVa
Bump For + experience :clap: Excellent...

Bump For + experience :clap:

Excellent seller. FAST Shipping, excellent communication. reasonable price for items in much better condition than expected.

Thanks again Ryan
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-12-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 9,824
Posted By MattVa
ECU does play a role in anticipation of high load...

ECU does play a role in anticipation of high load conditions by energizing the stat heater.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-12-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 9,824
Posted By MattVa
95-97 is bang on for a new stat. Exactly where...

95-97 is bang on for a new stat. Exactly where mine sits

Did you reprogram yours without a buffer or the 10* buffer?
buffer is 90-100* c

You will have some fluctuation, although 83 seems a...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-01-2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 152,015
Posted By MattVa
In this instance a heat gun is your friend.

In this instance a heat gun is your friend.
Forum: Mid Atlantic 04-17-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 305
Posted By MattVa
Suspension.

Hi,

Do you still have the suspension pieces?

I have a leaky shock on my 330 and wouldn't mind swapping the shocks and struts out.

Thanks,
Matt
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-14-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 538
Posted By MattVa
This is something you can do yourself, just buy...

This is something you can do yourself, just buy or borrow (Advance or Autozone may have loaners) one. For what you will pay a shop you can get a decent screw in type (Don't use the hold it type).
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 538
Posted By MattVa
Trouble shooting 101 Fuel. Swap the...

Trouble shooting 101



Fuel. Swap the injector With another, put a noid on the injector and ensure you are getting full control from PCM (Most injectors are fired by making of ground from PCM.)...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-12-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 856
Posted By MattVa
You may notice some changes. I put in a spare set...

You may notice some changes. I put in a spare set of OEM clears all the way around. Did the 3m wrap on the trim. Put on a set of refinished spare m68's I had. Did a two tone job on the console and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-12-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 856
Posted By MattVa
This is from my original post and why it was so...

This is from my original post and why it was so cheap.

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=1030420&highlight=
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-12-2014, 10:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 856
Posted By MattVa
$600 Craiglist find update

Some pics of a 330 I picked up for $600 on CL.

I have about $1500.00 in it after doing a good bit of needed maintenance and cleaning

01 330ci 5spd. 107k

Just a few tidying up issue inside....
Forum: Parting Out 04-12-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,309
Posted By MattVa
New PM.

New PM.
Forum: Parting Out 04-11-2014, 06:55 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,309
Posted By MattVa
I need a driver armrest pad and center armrest...

I need a driver armrest pad and center armrest pad.

Thanks,
Matt
Forum: Parting Out 04-11-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,309
Posted By MattVa
Sent you a PM

Sent you a PM
Forum: Parting Out 04-11-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,283
Posted By MattVa
FYI Guys, This guys was very good to deal...

FYI Guys,

This guys was very good to deal with. Well packaged and shipped very fast.

Matt
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