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Forum: General E46 Forum 03-16-2011, 12:39 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 28,044
Posted By BEK
Have the same problem I think - water dripping...

Have the same problem I think - water dripping from somewhere around the glove box, down on the speaker cover and kick panel at passenger side. I even have drops of water inside the glove box...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-14-2011, 05:13 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 535
Posted By BEK
Water from glove compartment

Hi,

I have had some problems with my carpet at the pessenger side getting wet.
The other day at the car wash, I notice that there seems to be a leak - there were small drops of water at the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2010, 08:23 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 299
Posted By BEK
Installation instructions 01 29 0 001 2150

Hi,

I'm looking for the installation instructions for the retrofit wiring harness of auto-dimming rear view mirror.

Unfortunately it wasn't supplied with the actual wiring harness...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-10-2010, 01:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 17,406
Posted By BEK
What happened to the pictures ? I'm getting...

What happened to the pictures ?

I'm getting a new windshield one of these days, and want to do this as well...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-17-2010, 11:31 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 328
Posted By BEK
Where's the typical PS leak ?

Hi,

The title more or less says it all; where's the typical power steering leak ?

I can empty the reservoir in 30 minutes or so, and the leak is big enough to work as a "smoke generator", so I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-01-2010, 02:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 312
Posted By BEK
Rainsensor retrofit - coding needed ?

Hi,

As the title says - is it necessary to have the car coded efter installation of a rain sensor ?

There's not that many DIY's on rainsensor retrofit, but it seems like you basically only need...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-24-2010, 12:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 499
Posted By BEK
Mine does the same. I was told at the dealership...

Mine does the same. I was told at the dealership that it's because it "jumps" out of the lock-up, and it's suppose to be like that.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-16-2010, 03:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 494
Posted By BEK
Dyno test...

Hi,

Short question - have you ever had your car dyno tested, and did it meet the specs ?

Just came across this test of the M52TUhttp://www.rri.se/popup/performancegraphs.php?ChartsID=489 which...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-09-2010, 07:57 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,634
Posted By BEK
I had a friend help me at a DIY workshop. I dont...

I had a friend help me at a DIY workshop. I dont have any leaks or anything, so everything seems fine.

I'll try to turn fully right/left, and see it that helps.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-09-2010, 06:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,634
Posted By BEK
Changed the pump the other day, and now it seems...

Changed the pump the other day, and now it seems to work again - almost.

The steering itself is back to normal, but when I came down the next morning to drive, the power steering was gone again. I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2010, 03:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,634
Posted By BEK
I did the vanos seals the other day, and I'm...

I did the vanos seals the other day, and I'm quite sure that I did not forget any tools. I have a habit of lining all my tools up before I start, and keep them lined up through the whole process, so...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2010, 02:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,634
Posted By BEK
I'll have a look at it tomorrow. I had the fan...

I'll have a look at it tomorrow. I had the fan off a few days ago, so it should be a easy task to get access to the belt...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2010, 08:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,634
Posted By BEK
It's fine, I didn't read it as nothing else than...

It's fine, I didn't read it as nothing else than a teasing comment... and I have seen my fair share of stupid questions!



I thought the pump was driven by the belt, not electrical ? I'll have a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2010, 07:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,634
Posted By BEK
I opened the hood and checked the level right...

I opened the hood and checked the level right away - I'm not a complete idiot ;)

The level is okay, somewhat reddish in color, and as far as I can see there isn't a belt dangling underneath the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2010, 05:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,634
Posted By BEK
Power steering gone

Hi,

Just went down and started the car, to go do some shopping. When I start the car I hear a small clunk/thump sound, but everything seems to be working okay. Then I go down the road and try to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-01-2010, 01:32 PM
Replies: 2,645
Views: 554,425
Posted By BEK
I drive a Steptronic - it's not used to be driven...

I drive a Steptronic - it's not used to be driven hard ;)

I could definately feel the difference in the new and old seals when I had the Vanos unit on the table - it's obvious that the old seals...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-01-2010, 01:21 PM
Replies: 2,645
Views: 554,425
Posted By BEK
I used about 45 minutes to get it off - how did...

I used about 45 minutes to get it off - how did you get yours off ?

I took a stanley knife with a really hard blade, pushed/forced it through the gasket, and took a little piece at a time....
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-01-2010, 08:19 AM
Replies: 2,645
Views: 554,425
Posted By BEK
Did my Vanos seals yesterday - easy job, even...

Did my Vanos seals yesterday - easy job, even though it was -8 degrees celcius! Instructions are very easy to follow, and it really isn't that difficult - looks like a bigger job, than it is.

I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-29-2009, 02:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 392
Posted By BEK
The connector is called SMB, an looks like this...

The connector is called SMB, an looks like this http://www.pixhost.com/pixg/ghtang/gps_ant_smb_plug_eurousa.jpg
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-29-2009, 07:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,992
Posted By BEK
As i tried to imply, your problem is most likely...

As i tried to imply, your problem is most likely broken wires in the rubber hose. Those are known to brake on all cars, and both the wires for heated window and the locking mechanism, goes thorugh...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-28-2009, 02:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,992
Posted By BEK
I have somewhat the same problem; once the rear...

I have somewhat the same problem; once the rear window popped open while driving slow, and another time I found the car with the window open, even though the car was locked.
My button under the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-12-2009, 01:45 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 465
Posted By BEK
Xenon level sensor

Hi,

Is there any easy way to check the level sensor for the xenons ? I have had my frontlights adjusted, but people keep flashing their lights at me, so I don't think the frontlight is leveling...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-09-2009, 02:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 811
Posted By BEK
Actually, I just flipped through the Bentley, and...

Actually, I just flipped through the Bentley, and all it says is about full tank, tire pressure, and 75Kg on passenger seat - and of course which knob does what - nothing about the pattern, which is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-09-2009, 11:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 811
Posted By BEK
Hmm, I actually have the Bentley manual laying...

Hmm, I actually have the Bentley manual laying around - I'll try have a look

Thanks for the fast reply :)
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-09-2009, 11:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 811
Posted By BEK
You gotta love thos kinds af replys... or...

You gotta love thos kinds af replys... or something
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