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Forum: General E46 Forum 04-01-2011, 06:23 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,350
Posted By malapane
Don't worry about the burnt marks on the front...

Don't worry about the burnt marks on the front there. I just did my valve cover gasket, and my staining was worse, and I have never gone past on an oil change. Also, those oil groves there in the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-30-2011, 06:26 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,553
Posted By malapane
The rear is really that easy. The front is...

The rear is really that easy.

The front is more involved. Start in the back and see how you feel about it. I have been working on cars for awhile, and I am still very cautious when it comes to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-30-2011, 06:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,887
Posted By malapane
Very easy job - except sometimes the wipers...

Very easy job - except sometimes the wipers require a puller tool to get off the stem. My battery terminal puller tool worked perfect. Dont be too rough on the wiper mechanism. Part is affordable,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-30-2011, 06:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,432
Posted By malapane
Don't worry about it. There is a shield between...

Don't worry about it. There is a shield between the filler cap and the valvetrain. Stuff gets up there and there is no circulation to wash it away. Mine looks the same, and at 148k I just did the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-07-2010, 08:00 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 294
Posted By malapane
Missing Coolant Indicator Rod ?????

Has anyone ever come accross a coolant level indicator that has vanished? Went to fill up coolant today, and the rod is nowhere to be found. Noone but me touches this car. Where could it go?
...
Forum: Miscellaneous BMW and E46 Parts 03-02-2009, 11:07 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,548
Posted By malapane
Are the black letherette headrest skins still...

Are the black letherette headrest skins still available?
Forum: Interior 03-02-2009, 10:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 433
Posted By malapane
Are these still available? I am in need of both...

Are these still available? I am in need of both headrests in black for sport seats on my E46.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-21-2008, 01:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 771
Posted By malapane
Any luck finding this driver part? I am doing...

Any luck finding this driver part? I am doing the repair now and my plastic bumper on the driver is broken on the back side.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-20-2008, 02:36 PM
Replies: 332
Views: 115,974
Posted By malapane
Well, I had the GM V module serviced by Scott at...

Well, I had the GM V module serviced by Scott at www.bmwgm5.com. After a few weeks, it is clear this has been my problem since the beginning. Since the repair, my door locks work 100% of the time. I...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-20-2008, 02:35 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 120,502
Posted By malapane
Well, I had the GM V module serviced by Scott at...

Well, I had the GM V module serviced by Scott at www.bmwgm5.com. After a few weeks, it is clear this has been my problem since the beginning. Since the repair, my door locks work 100% of the time. ...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-05-2008, 04:06 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 120,502
Posted By malapane
The "my door locks are crazy" thread is where I...

The "my door locks are crazy" thread is where I found the control module info. My GM5 module is repaired and on its way back to me. When I reinstall it early next week, I will report back with my...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-02-2008, 01:35 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 120,502
Posted By malapane
Hey - nevermind I just found this in another...

Hey - nevermind I just found this in another thread: http://www.bmwgm5.com/ I am pretty sure, based on my previous efforts, that this is where my problem is coming from. I am sending off my...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-02-2008, 12:52 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 120,502
Posted By malapane
I have the exact same issue as the video, but I...

I have the exact same issue as the video, but I have replaced the actuator assembly, and the problem is still exactly the same. I then took it to the dealer and they said the actuator was bad. ...
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